5 Written questions
3 Matching questions
- Household Furnishings, Inc., distributes its merchandise on an inter¬state basis. Under the commerce clause, Congress has the power to regulate
a. any commercial activity in the United States.
b. only activities that are in intrastate commerce.
c. only activities that are in local commerce.
d. only activities that are not in commerce.
- Law includes enforceable rules governing relationships between individuals and their society.
- Beth is a victim of Carl's violation of a criminal law. Criminal law is con¬cerned with
a. the prosecution of private individuals by other private individuals.
b. the prosecution of public officials by private individuals.
c. the relief available when a person's rights are violated.
d. wrongs committed against the public as a whole.
- a TRUE
- b D
- c A
5 Multiple choice questions
5 True/False questions
For purposes of diversity of citizenship, a corporation is a citizen only of the state in which it is incorporated. → TRUE
A state law that conflicts with the U.S. Constitution will be deemed unconstitutional. → TRUE
Jill is an appellate court judge. In this capacity, Jill establishes a rule of law. Under the doctrine of stare decisis, the principle must be adhered to by
a. all courts.
b. courts of lower rank only.
c. that court and courts of lower rank.
d. that court only. → TRUE
Under the Constitution, the legislative branch of the government
a. administers the laws.
b. enforces the laws.
c. interprets the laws.
d. makes the laws. → FALSE
A federal form of government is one in which sovereign power is vested entirely in a central governing authority. → TRUE