Judicial Branch
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  • Question 1
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    What is the role of the Judicial Branch?

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    Make Laws

    Enforce Laws

    Interpret Laws

  • Question 2
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    Q.

    Which Supreme Court Case establishes Judicial Review

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    Plessy v. Fergusson

    Texas v. Johnson

    Marbury v. Madison

    McCulloch v. Maryland

  • Question 3
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    Article _____ of the Constitution concerns the Judicial Branch

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    1

    2

    3

    4

  • Question 4
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    There are ___ Courts of Appeals in U.S. Federal Court

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    1

    12

    91

  • Question 5
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    There are ___ District Courts in the Federal Court System?

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    1

    12

    91

  • Question 6
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    There are ___ Justices on the Supreme Court

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    1

    3

    7

    9

  • Question 7
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    Supreme Court Justices are appointed by the

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    President

    Vice President

    Chief Justice

    Secretary of Defense

  • Question 8
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    Once a Supreme Court Justice has been appointed they are confirmed by the

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    House of Representatives

    Senate

    People

    Chief Justice

  • Question 9
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    Presidents typically appoint Supreme Court Justices that have similar ideas to theirs.

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    True

    Fals

  • Question 10
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    a person who brings a case against another in a court of law.

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    Plantiff

    Defendant

    Prosecutor

  • Question 11
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    an individual, company, or institution sued or accused in a court of law.

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    Plantiff

    Defendant

  • Question 12
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    The power to hear a case for the first time.

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    Original Jurisdiction

    Appellate Jurisdiction

    Writ of Certiorari

    Concurrent Jurisdiction

  • Question 13
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    The power of an appellate court to review, amend and overrule decisions of a trial court

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    Original Jurisdiction

    Appellate Jurisdiction

    Writ of Certiorari

    Concurrent Jurisdiction

  • Question 14
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    an earlier case that is regarded as an example or guide to be considered in subsequent cases.

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    Precedent

    Original Jurisdiction

    Writ of Certiorari

  • Question 15
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    If Barack Obama appoints a Supreme Court Judge they most likely would be

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    Conservative

    Liberal

    Moderate

  • Question 16
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    If Donald Trump appoints a Supreme Court Judge they most likely would be

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    Conservative

    Liberal

    Moderate

  • Question 17
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    The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court is

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    Clearance Thomas

    Samuel Alito

    Ruth Beter Ginsburg

    John Roberts

  • Question 18
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    Plessy v. Ferguson established the principle of "Separate but Equal."

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    True

    False

  • Question 19
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    Brown v. Board of Edu. did NOT overturn Plessy v. Ferguson.

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    True

    False

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