Rights & Responsibilities of U.S. Citizenship Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who were the plaintiffs in Brown v. Board of Education in 1954?

Question 2 2. All of the following answer choices accurately describe the concept of freedom of the press EXCEPT:

Question 3 3. 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 4 4. What was one of the reasons that the original British colonists left Europe for America?

Question 5 5. Under the Sixth Amendment to the Constitution, the right to a speedy trial _____.

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Question 6 6. African Americans and women _____.

Question 7 7. The privacy right of abortion protects _____.

Question 8 8. Which of these is not a step in the naturalization process?

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

Question 10 10. The Equal Protection Clause:

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Question 11 11. Which of the following was an important civil rights happening in 1957?

Question 12 12. Which amendment made the Bill of Rights applicable to the states?

Question 13 13. What is the purpose of the Equal Protection Clause?

Question 14 14. 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 15 15. If you were an attorney working on the Brown v. Board of Education case, you would need to refer to the previous U.S. Supreme Court ruling on school segregation, which was _____.

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Question 16 16. Hispanics gained the right to have voting information in Spanish via _____.

Question 17 17. Brown v. Board of Education involved the issue of _____.

Question 18 18. Privacy rights are specifically mentioned in the _____.

Question 19 19. A U.S. student who wanted to consult a document outlining our civil liberties would consult:

Question 20 20. Which of the following can be seen as an impact of the assassination of Martin Luther King?

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Question 21 21. What Supreme Court decision originally nullified the idea of 'separate, but equal'?

Question 22 22. Which case stated that amendments to the U.S. Constitution implied a right to privacy?

Question 23 23. How does our freedom of assembly under the First Amendment relate to U.S. elections?

Question 24 24. What have been some amendments to the Voting Rights Act?

Question 25 25. Which of the following statements regarding the confrontation clause is FALSE?

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Question 26 26. 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?

Question 27 27. With regard to civil liberty rights in modern society, the Supreme Court _____.

Question 28 28. The freedom rides, marches and sit-ins of the 1960s were forms of _____.

Question 29 29. The privacy right of marriage would not necessarily protect _____.

Question 30 30. Which of these is a mandatory duty of citizenship?

Rights & Responsibilities of U.S. Citizenship Chapter Exam Instructions

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