The Criminal Justice Field Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of these steps in the criminal justice process is used to inform a convicted offender of their punishment?

Question 2 2. Why did the Americans develop jails and prisons?

Question 3 3. Is free education an example of social justice or criminal justice? Why?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT a reason why the night watchmen were considered unsuccessful?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is an elusive term that can be very personal in nature and vary depending on the circumstances in which it is required?

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Question 6 6. The preliminary hearing and arraignment are two steps that occur during which phase of the criminal justice process?

Question 7 7. Which of these steps in the criminal justice process includes jails, prisons, capital punishment, probation, parole, and a variety of alternatives to traditional sentences?

Question 8 8. Which of the following terms describes the overarching societal concern about what is right and wrong?

Question 9 9. Which of the following terms describes a subset of social justice that applies the criminal justice process when principles of right and wrong are violated according to criminal law?

Question 10 10. Which of these steps in the criminal justice process marks the beginning of the jury trial?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following parts of the early criminal justice system was considered informal and communal?

Question 12 12. Why are police integral to the investigation phase?

Question 13 13. Providing _____ to offenders lessens the likelihood of wrongful conviction of the innocent and biased actions against any group.

Question 14 14. Americans relied on which of the following to shape society and its behaviors during early colonial times?

Question 15 15. Which of these groups called for reform of the corrections system in the U.S.?

The Criminal Justice Field Chapter Exam Instructions

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