Crimes Against Property Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The burning of land:

Question 2 2. In many jurisdictions, a first degree arson conviction would likely apply for:

Question 3 3. The act of burning one's home in order to defraud one's insurer:

Question 4 4. The Michigan case People v. Pratt centered on Eddie Pratt, who _____.

Question 5 5. Helen went into her grandmother's purse and took $20. If Helen never intended to put the money back, under Michigan state law she should be charged with _____.

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Question 6 6. The complication in the Michigan case People v. Pratt was that there was _____.

Question 7 7. According to the FBI, in 2013, a robbery occurred every _____ in the United States.

Question 8 8. When a suspect uses force or violence to steal a car, it's known as:

Question 9 9. The crime of robbery involves all of the following elements EXCEPT:

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT considered a threat under extortion laws?

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Question 11 11. A protection scheme is _____.

Question 12 12. Which of these is NOT a type of extortion?

Question 13 13. Steve is an avid hunter and finds a wooded area that he wants to hunt. There are signs all around the property that read NO TRESPASSING. Steve enters the property regardless and is later arrested. It can be proven that Steve acted _____.

Question 14 14. For a person to be charged with criminal trespass, it must be proven that the person did not have _____.

Question 15 15. Kevin is served with a notice of foreclosure on his home. Out of anger, Kevin breaks all the windows in the home. Kevin can be charged with criminal mischief for what reason?

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Question 16 16.

Which of the following may be another important facet of home invasions?

I. The use of a dangerous weapon

II. Violence

III. Threat of violence

Question 17 17. Unlike a home invasion, a burglary _____.

Question 18 18.

A home invasion occurs when _____.

I. someone forcibly enters a home with an occupant inside

II. someone forcibly enters a home and stays there when they find out someone is inside

III. someone forcibly enters a home and stays there, waiting for the owner to return home

Question 19 19. Circumstances that can greatly increase both fines and prison terms for mail fraud are _____.

Question 20 20. The Mail Fraud Act can be used as a tool for prosecuting other, more extensive types of fraud because _____.

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Question 21 21. The laws that regulate and stipulate penalties for mail fraud originate from the _____:

Question 22 22. Jason is in possession of property that he knows to be stolen. Fearing that he will get caught, Jason throws the property away. Jason can be charged with receiving stolen property because he did what to the property?

Question 23 23. William is in possession of stolen property that is valued at $2,500. What level of the offense of receiving stolen property could he be charged with under the ORC?

Question 24 24. Certain types of property are automatically set at a felony of the fifth degree under the ORC, regardless of value. All of the following are examples of this property, EXCEPT:

Question 25 25. The act of burning one's own home to defraud one's insurer is sometimes treated as a crime other than arson because:

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Question 26 26. In People v. Pratt, the defendant argued that his conviction should be overturned because _____ requires _____.

Question 27 27. Which of the following is a robbery that occurs within a residence?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT true about extortion?

Question 29 29. A person can be charged with criminal mischief if they interfere with the _____ of property by another.

Question 30 30. Which of the following is TRUE?

Crimes Against Property Chapter Exam Instructions

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