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GACE Political Science Test I (032): Practice & Study Guide

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  • Available Lessons: 113
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    The Power of the Federal Judiciary: Sources & Consequences

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Course Summary

Review in-depth information about federal U.S. institutions, citizenship and political parties using this extensive study guide. This course prepares you to answer questions found on the Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) Political Science Test I exam.
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10 chapters in GACE Political Science Test I (032): Practice & Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - Sources of Law in the American Legal System  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - What Is the Rule of Law? - Definition & Principle  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Public Law vs. Private Law: Definitions and Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Substantive Law vs. Procedural Law: Definitions and Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Court Functions: Original and Appellate Jurisdiction  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Subject Matter Jurisdiction: Federal, State and Concurrent  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - How Venue is Determined for a Court Case  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Starting a Lawsuit: Parties & Beginning Process  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Threshold Requirements: Standing, Case or Controversy & Ripeness  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Pretrial Pleadings & Service of Process in Civil Litigation  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Defendant's Response & Motions in Civil Litigation  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Jury Trial and Selection in Civil Litigation  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Delivering a Verdict in Civil Litigation  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Civil Appeals Process: Parties, Briefs & Oral Arguments  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Constitutional Requirements of a Criminal Trial  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Writ of Habeas Corpus & Reasonable Doubt in a Criminal Trial  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Alternative Forms of Dispute Resolution: Negotiation, Mediation & Arbitration  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Supreme Court Decisions on Constitutional Criminal Procedure  Take Quiz
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