← Constitution Test
5 Written Questions
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The jurisdiction of courts that hear a case first, usually in a trial. These are the courts that determine the facts about a case.
- The law that says a person cannot be arrested unless there is evident to suggest that they committed a crime.
- The records of congressional proceedings that is required to be published by Congress.
- A governments permission for a private ship to raid enemy shipping during wartime.
- A bill that is passed and approved by the President.
5 True/False Questions
ex post facto → A law that lets a person be arrested for an act that was committed before the law was passed making that act a crime.
impeachment → a formal document charging a public official with misconduct in office
appellate court → A court that looks at cases for a "second opinion" or a reconsideration of the verdict.
extradition → the surrender of an accused or convicted person by one state or country to another (usually under the provisions of a statute or treaty)
treason → The act of the President or any official undoing a prison sentence.