Unit 1 : Introduction to Law and the Legal System
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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    What is a law?

    answer choices

    Rules and regulations made and enforced by government that regulate the behavior of people in a society

    A series of suggestions people should follow

    Rules that tell you only what not to do

    Regulations made only by the leader of a country which tell the citizens to obey him/her and only him/her

  • Question 2
    60 seconds
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    What is a federal law?

    answer choices

    a law that only applies to the county/city/village/etc. within a state

    a law that applies to every state

    a law that only applies to a single state

  • Question 3
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    What is a state law?

    answer choices

    a law that applies to every state

    a law that only applies to the county/city/village/etc. within a state

    a law that only applies to a single state

  • Question 4
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    What is a local law?

    answer choices

    a law that applies to every state

    a law that only applies to a single state

    a law that only applies to the county/city/village/etc. within a state

  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Choose the examples of federal laws:

    answer choices

    Rent laws, local safety

    Immigration law, anti-discrimination laws, bankruptcy law

    Criminal matters, divorce/family matters, personal injuries

  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Choose the examples of state laws:

    answer choices

    Rent laws, local safety

    Immigration law, bankruptcy law, anti-discrimination laws

    Criminal matters, divorce/family matters, personal injuries

  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Choose the examples of local laws:

    answer choices

    Rent laws, local safety

    Criminal matters, divorce/family matters, personal injuries

    Immigration law, bankruptcy law, anti-discrimination laws

  • Question 8
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    What are human rights?

    answer choices

    The rights humans have if they live in the United States

    The rights which tell others to treat people less than how they should be treated

    The rights people have if they live in Canada

    The rights all people have simply because they are human beings

  • Question 9
    60 seconds
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    What are the two main categories of laws?

    answer choices

    Winning and losing

    Criminal and civil

    Business and education

    Human and animal

  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q.

    What is the highest law in the United States?

    answer choices

    The local government

    U.S. Constitution

    Whatever the current president says

    The highest law is whatever YOU believe is right

  • Question 11
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    Choose the three branches of government:

    answer choices

    Legislative

    Judicial

    Presidential

    Executive

  • Question 12
    60 seconds
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    Who are the disputants in a conflict?

    answer choices

    The people involved in the conflict

    The people NOT involved in the conflict

  • Question 13
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    Who is the third party in a conflict?

    answer choices

    The people involved in the conflict

    The people NOT involved in the conflict

  • Question 14
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    Q.

    What’s another word for lawyer?

    answer choices

    Appeal

    Executive

    Judge

    Attorney

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