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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. Let the decision stand; decisions are based on precedents from previous cases
  2. the reason for a court's judgment (as opposed to the decision itself)
  3. to return a case to a lower court for a new trial
  4. gives guidance to other judges by offering a model upon which to base their own decision on similar cases
  5. authority held by a court to hear a case that is appealed from lower court
  6. (law) a judicial division of a state or the United States (so-called because originally judges traveled and held court in different locations)

6 True/False questions

  1. Appeals Courtsa court that reviews decisions made in lower district courts

          

  2. Dissenting Opinionan opinion disagreeing with the majority decision in a Supreme Court ruling

          

  3. Original Jurisdictionauthority held by a court to hear a case that is appealed from lower court

          

  4. Concurring Opinionan opinion disagreeing with the majority decision in a Supreme Court ruling

          

  5. Exclusive Jurisdictionauthority held by a court to hear a case that is appealed from lower court

          

  6. Judicial Reviewthe power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state, or national governments unconstitutional