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Civil Liberties in Political Science Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The privacy right of abortion protects _____.

Question 2 2. The right to remain silent implies _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following describes a law that does not violate the Establishment Clause?

Question 4 4. The Second Amendment was most recently interpreted in:

Question 5 5. What two clauses encompass the concept of separation of church and state?

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Question 6 6. Which landmark court case expressly stated that the Second Amendment allows individual citizens to keep and bear arms?

Question 7 7. Which of the following describes a law that does not violate the Free Exercise Clause?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is a measure that the framers of the U.S. Constitution took in order to keep the Supreme Court unbiased?

Question 9 9. Under the procedural right to a jury trial, selection of the jurors _____.

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements regarding the confrontation clause is FALSE?

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Question 11 11. The ability of the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down legislation that is unconstitutional was confirmed in:

Question 12 12. The privacy right of housing protects _____.

Question 13 13. Which case stated that amendments to the U.S. Constitution implied a right to privacy?

Question 14 14. All of the following answer choices accurately describe the concept of freedom of the press EXCEPT:

Question 15 15. Why can a child pornographer be charged with a crime for distributing pornographic materials even though free speech is a guaranteed civil liberty under the U.S. Constitution?

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Question 16 16. Who is protected by the right to keep and bear arms?

Question 17 17. The right to keep and bear arms is included in which amendment to the U.S. Constitution?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is true about the right to privacy?

Question 19 19. If you were to write an essay on First Amendment protections, which of the following would be the BEST statement to include in your introduction?

Question 20 20. Our Bill of Rights evolved from laws in which country?

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Question 21 21. Which amendment made the Bill of Rights applicable to the states?

Question 22 22. The Supreme Court is charged with protecting our civil liberties via _____.

Question 23 23. A criminal defendant cannot afford the services of an attorney nor act as her own legal counsel. What recourse does she have under her procedural rights?

Question 24 24. Under the Sixth Amendment to the Constitution, the right to a speedy trial _____.

Question 25 25. Why was freedom of religion so important to the original European settlers to the U.S.?

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Question 26 26. Why did the framers of the U.S. Constitution include a provision making it difficult to remove a judge from his or her job?

Question 27 27. The privacy right of marriage would not necessarily protect _____.

Question 28 28. How does our freedom of assembly under the First Amendment relate to U.S. elections?

Question 29 29. Which of the following interpreted the Second Amendment to apply to the states as well as the federal government in 2010?

Question 30 30. What is the significance of the First Amendment freedom of religion clauses never having been amended?

Civil Liberties in Political Science Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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