Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens
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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    ____ are the freedoms to think and act without government interference or fear of unfair treatment.

    answer choices

    Censorship

    Due process rights

    Civil liberties

    Libel

  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is the main goal of the justice system?

    answer choices

    Equal Justice Under the Law

    Delivering Justice to those wronged

    Rehabilitating Criminals

    Preventing Crime

  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which action would not be covered by freedom of speech?

    answer choices

    wearing armbands to protest government policy

    threatening someone whom you think has committed a crime against you

    conducting a Web site that criticizes public figures

    telling your friend in a phone conversation that you disrespect the president

  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The Nineteenth Amendment extended ____ to women.

    answer choices

    civil liberties

    equal pay

    suffrage

    civil rights

  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The right to ____ means the right to express one’s ideas to the government.

    answer choices

    petition

    eminent domain

    slander

    libel

  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Lies that one tells verbally that can harm one's reputation are called _______

    answer choices

    petition

    eminent domain

    slander

    libel

  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which landmark Supreme Court decision ruled that at the time of arrest suspects cannot be questioned until informed of their rights?

    answer choices

    Gibbons v. Ogden

    Roe v. Wade

    Reed v. Reed

    Miranda v. Arizona

  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Jane Roe was unable to receive a legal abortion in Texas ____

    answer choices

    because Texas did not have an abortion law.

    because abortion was unsafe in Texas.

    because she did not have enough money.

    because Texan law allowed abortion only in cases where continuation of the pregnancy appeared to threaten the mother’s life.

  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The Americans with Disabilities Act bans discrimination against persons with physical or mental disabilities in all of these areas except ____.

    answer choices

    employment

    transportation

    private accommodations

    public accommodations

  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What did the Thirteenth Amendment accomplish?

    answer choices

    It let each state decide whether slavery should be legal.

    It made segregation illegal.

    It freed enslaved people in the United States.

    It made segregation in schools illegal.

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The Twenty-fourth Amendment prevents Southern states from using ____ to keep African Americans from voting.

    answer choices

    state laws

    poll taxes

    threats

    racial profiling

  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which court case did the Supreme Court decide that minor children have the right to 'due process' under the 5th and 14th Amendment

    answer choices

    Miranda v. Arizona

    In Re Gault

    Tinker v. Des Moines

    Obergefell v. Hodges

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The court case Obergefell v. Hodges furthered Civil Liberties for which of the following?

    answer choices

    LGBTQ groups

    Women

    Rights of Minors

    Rights of the Accused

  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q.

    During the Court Case Mapp v. Ohio, which amendment was violated when they did not have a warrant to search her home?

    answer choices

    Fourth Amendment

    Fifth Amendment

    Sixth Amendment

    Fourteenth Amendment

  • Question 15
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    Q.

    What is legally required of every citizen?

    answer choices

    community service

    obey the laws

    military service

    voting

  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Good Citizens are concerned about the _____ of all members of the community

    answer choices

    the status of all members of the community

    the opinion of all members of the community

    the welfare of all members of the community

    the wealth of all members of the community

  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The criminal act of vandalism is an example of the failure to fulfill which of these four citizen responsibilities?

    answer choices

    Be informed and vote.

    Participate in your community and government.

    Respect the rights and property of others.

    Respect differing opinions and ways of life.

  • Question 18
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    Q.

    ____ are things people should do; they are obligations that should be fulfilled voluntarily.

    answer choices

    Duties

    Responsibilities

    Exemptions

    Options

  • Question 19
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    Q.

    Which of the following acts would NOT be considered a duty of Americans

    answer choices

    Serving in the Army if drafted in time of war

    Filing one's federal tax form each year

    reporting for jury duty if called

    voting in state elections

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