Crime Categories & Characteristics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is not considered an element of a crime?

Question 2 2. Concurrence is an element of a crime which relates to which of the following concepts?

Question 3 3. Which of the following definitions describes the mental state element of a crime?

Question 4 4. The guilty conduct (guilty act) is best described as which of the following elements?

Question 5 5. The causal connection between a criminal act and the resulting harm relates to which of the following elements of a crime?

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Question 6 6. Brad was walking down the street and saw a wallet on the dashboard of a convertible. He thought about taking the wallet, and after checking that he was alone on the street, he took the wallet. Is Brad's behavior an example of concurrence? Why or why not?

Question 7 7. Which of the following constitutes the act of committing a crime?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a type of mens rea?

Question 9 9. Which of the following best describes the concept of legality?

Question 10 10. External circumstances that surround an event are referred to as _____.

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Question 11 11. An American data analyst copies files related to American national defense, and sends these files to Russian intelligence agents. What kind of crime is this, and why?

Question 12 12. Which of the following types of crime typically involves the issuance of tickets and payment of fines?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a type of criminal law violation?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is a feature of felony crimes?

Question 15 15. Simple assault is an example of which of the following types of crime?

Crime Categories & Characteristics Chapter Exam Instructions

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