A.It integrated the public school system. B.It provided for a right to privacy.
11/6/16, 10:29 AM Week 5 Quiz Page 2 of 3 C.It supported racial segregation as constitutional. D.It ended the use of sexual orientation standards for the military. Answer Key: C Question 5 of 10 10.0/ 10.0 Points What does "equality" mean in the judicial system? A.People are treated identically as American citizens.B.People should have equal resources and opportunities.C.Groups of people who have been disadvantaged historically should receive preferences and benefits to reachD.It depends on the issue, the circumstances, and the makeup of the court involved. equality. Answer Key: D Question 6 of 10 10.0/ 10.0 Points What is the Supreme Court test for whether or not a law violate the Establishment Clause? A.The Lemon Test B.The Wall of Separation Test C.The Religious Freedom Test D.The Westboro Test Answer Key: A Question 7 of 10 10.0/ 10.0 Points Congress plays a role in the federal courts that includes: A.Authorizing all federal courts below the Supreme Court. B.Approving the federal courts’ budget. C.Defining the jurisdiction of the federal courts. D.All of the above Answer Key: D Question 8 of 10 10.0/ 10.0 Points Federal judges are nominated by the president and confirmed by:
11/6/16, 10:29 AM Week 5 Quiz Page 3 of 3 Answer Key: B Question 9 of 10 10.0/ 10.0 Points Thousands of petitions for review are presented to the Supreme Court each year, and the Court typically accepts: A.around 100 B.approximately one third of the cases C.approximately half of the cases D.over 1,500 Answer Key: A Question 10 of 10 10.0/ 10.0 Points Which is a characteristic of a Supreme Court justice? A.10 year term of service B.lifetime appointment unless resigned or impeached C.males only D.20 year term Answer Key: B
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