3 Written questions
4 Matching questions
- The state governments retain all powers not specifically delegated to the federal government.
- In a suit against Kathy, Lon obtains specific performance. This is
a. an equitable remedy and a remedy at law.
b. an equitable remedy only.
c. a remedy at law only.
d. not a remedy.
- Net Corporation files a suit against Omega, Inc., alleging that Omega breached a contract to sell Net a computer system for $100,000. Net is
a. the appellant.
b. the appellee.
c. the defendant.
d. the plaintiff.
- Under the Constitution, the judicial branch enforces the laws.
- a D
- b FALSE
- c ...
- d TRUE
5 Multiple choice questions
5 True/False questions
Ilsa files a suit against Jack. The document that sets out the ground for the court's jurisdiction, the basis of Ilsa's case, and the relief that Ilsa seeks is
a. the answer.
b. the complaint.
c. the service of process.
d. the summons. → B
Slander involves the oral communication of defamatory language → TRUE
Tom files a suit against the state of Utah, claiming that a Utah state law violates the commerce clause. The court will agree if the statute
a. imposes a substantial burden on interstate commerce.
b. promotes the public order, health, safety, morals, or general welfare.
c. regulates activities within Utah's borders.
d. regulates private activities. → D
The United States Supreme Court can review a decision by a state's high¬est court only if a question of federal law is involved. → 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