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Criminal Justice Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In _________, legalism is the term used to describe a person who advocates for the strict adherence to God's law as it is written in the Bible

Question 2 2. The _____ Amendment states that ''Excessive bail shall not be required nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted''.

Question 3 3. Which incarceration facility is normally run by local government and used as a temporary holding facility?

Question 4 4. The term _____ means how people define deviance in everyday situations.

Question 5 5. Which of these is NOT a modern form of capital punishment?

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Question 6 6. After the opening statements in a civil trial, both the prosecutor and defense have the opportunity to present witnesses to support their cases. What is a potential reason why either side would choose to cross examine a witness?

Question 7 7. Which is FALSE regarding the Scopes Trial?

Question 8 8. Which of the following famous inmates earned the nickname 'Birdman?'

Question 9 9. Sex harassment falls under two categories, what are they?

Question 10 10. Mandatory background checks for gun buyers was first imposed in what year?

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Question 11 11. Robert was found guilty of assaulting his neighbor. He was subsequently ordered to pay for his victim's physical and emotional suffering and to cover the victim's medical bills and lost wages. This punishment is an example of _____.

Question 12 12. Liberal legalism ensures that ________ keep the power of political groups limited to certain areas and authorities.

Question 13 13. Which amendment guarantees us a ''speedy and public'' trial?

Question 14 14. Steve was driving drunk and accidentally killed a pedestrian. He's sent to jail and is ultimately sentenced to be incarcerated for a year. Will he go to jail or prison? Why?

Question 15 15. A _____ theorist would be interested in how capitalism is tied to deviance.

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Question 16 16. What did the word 'capital' originally refer to in terms of capital punishment?

Question 17 17. What would be considered an example of a petit jury?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT true about the Scottsboro Trials?

Question 19 19. What is Alcatraz Island used for today?

Question 20 20. Sex harassment was made illegal by which piece of federal legislation?

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Question 21 21. The Second Amendment guarantees an individual's right to do what?

Question 22 22. A sign warning violators of a $200 fine is an example of _____.

Question 23 23. What is the term used to describe the assignment and limitations of power to political groups through pre-existing documents?

Question 24 24. If we are being questioned by the police, and if truthful answers to their questions would prove you committed the crime, you don't have to answer them - you can plead the _____.

Question 25 25. Who usually runs a jail?

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Question 26 26. Under Robert K. Merton's Strain Theory, a person who sells drugs to achieve financial security would be called a/an:

Question 27 27. Which of these types of capital punishment is most often associated with the Romans?

Question 28 28. When witnesses are examined, who is allowed to ask questions?

Question 29 29. Why are the Scottsboro Trials important?

Question 30 30. How many successful prison escapes occurred at Alcatraz Island?

Criminal Justice Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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