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HiSET: Civil Liberties in America Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How does our freedom of assembly under the First Amendment relate to U.S. elections?

Question 2 2. Which landmark court case expressly stated that the Second Amendment allows individual citizens to keep and bear arms?

Question 3 3. The ability of the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down legislation that is unconstitutional was confirmed in:

Question 4 4. Our Bill of Rights evolved from laws in which country?

Question 5 5. The privacy right of abortion protects _____.

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Question 6 6. The Federal Government:

Question 7 7. How is the Americans with Disabilities Act related to the Rehabilitation Act?

Question 8 8. Full racial balance in Topeka, Kansas, schools was reached in _____.

Question 9 9. The first birth control clinic opened in _____ in New York and focused on women's health and reproductive rights. This laid the foundation for _____.

Question 10 10. The Equal Protection Clause was enacted to protect and validate _____.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following interpreted the Second Amendment to apply to the states as well as the federal government in 2010?

Question 12 12. The National Women Suffrage Association was founded by:

Question 13 13. Which of the following statements regarding the confrontation clause is FALSE?

Question 14 14. With regard to civil liberty rights in modern society, the Supreme Court _____.

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. Brent is consulting with his attorney because he feels his First Amendment rights were recently infringed upon. Which of the following situations could Brent be referring to?

Question 17 17. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that _____.

Question 18 18. The privacy right of marriage would not necessarily protect _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following describes a law that does not violate the Establishment Clause?

Question 20 20. The privacy right of housing protects _____.

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Question 21 21. Which of the following was the initial focus of the civil rights movement for disabled persons?

Question 22 22. What is the purpose of the Equal Protection Clause?

Question 23 23. Privacy rights are specifically mentioned in the _____.

Question 24 24. What was one of the reasons that the original British colonists left Europe for America?

Question 25 25. African Americans and women _____.

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Question 26 26. Why is Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 especially important?

Question 27 27. Which case stated that amendments to the U.S. Constitution implied a right to privacy?

Question 28 28. What is the function of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission?

Question 29 29. Which amendment made the Bill of Rights applicable to the states?

Question 30 30. Civil rights _____.

HiSET: Civil Liberties in America Chapter Exam Instructions

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