The Legal Environment Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Michael works for a news station. Clarke, a local store owner, wants the channel to run a story on his big shoe sale. Michael knows that these stories are run on a first-come first-serve basis. However, as a junior producer, he can sneak a story under the producer's nose from time to time. Clarke offers Michael $100 worth of free shoes in exchange for the story to run on the 6 O' Clock News each evening for a week. Michael accepts the offer and runs the story.

Identify the crime that may have taken place.

Question 2 2. One who adheres to strict rules regardless of consequences is a:

Question 3 3. How does corporate crime differ from ordinary crime?

Question 4 4. One benefit of having administrative agencies is:

Question 5 5. Maria works at a daycare taking care of babies. One day, she noticed that the milk was expired but remembered her boss told her that he does not like to throw things away or waste money. Maria decided to feed a baby the milk. The baby became ill after ingesting the milk. Which type of liability is this?

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Question 6 6. On Indian Reservations, what act would prohibit Native Americans from hunting bald eagles?

Question 7 7. Joe needs to pass an electrical inspection on the first try to remain on schedule. He thinks that the inspector will probably find a few violations that will cost Joe extra time and money to address. So, Joe decides to slip the inspector a few hundred dollars. What is Joe guilty of?

Question 8 8. One who relies on cultural norms is:

Question 9 9. One difference between a common shareholder and a preferred shareholder is:

Question 10 10. Joe considers speed limits on highways a stupid rule, and he breaks them as often as possible. Which ethical decision rule should he be asking himself ?

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Question 11 11. Vehicles and factories are regulated by:

Question 12 12. Lawyers have a code of ethics that provides individual attorneys with the minimum professional, behavioral, and moral standards expected in their business dealings. This code is known as the _____.

Question 13 13. Decisions like launching a new product are:

Question 14 14. How is a shareholder benefited by stock ownership?

Question 15 15. Which test asks Jones Juice Company to think about how its decision will be received if it goes ahead with plans to introduce artificial flavorings into its pure juice product ?

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Question 16 16. What can an individual citizen do if he or she feels a rule is unjust?

Question 17 17. Which test prods us to think about how the world would be if everyone made the same decision ?

Question 18 18. Cathy hires Linda to be her lawyer. Cathy was sued for illegally firing several employees. Cathy makes handwritten notes for Linda outlining the reasons why she fired each employee. The attorney for the employees demands a copy of the notes. Linda does not hand them over, demonstrating _____.

Question 19 19. Dr. Mendham needed a few extra bucks. He decided to bill the insurance companies for procedures he did not perform. What can he be charged with?

Question 20 20. When a business owner engages in certain illegal activities, the RICO Act applies when...

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Question 21 21. Which act regulates hazardous waste?

Question 22 22. Who believes the end justifies the means?

Question 23 23. Bernard thought long and hard about whether to save a buck by dumping his used cooking oil in the local lake. He knows kids swim there. He thought about his own kids and whether they would like swimming in rancid oil. What model of ethical decision making was Bernard using?

Question 24 24. What does the Clean Water Act protect?

Question 25 25. The legislative branch of government _____.

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Question 26 26. Margie recently received an email from the President of a foreign country. In the email, it mentioned emailing her bank account information so that he could deposit money she won in their country's lottery. What type of crime is most probably happening here?

Question 27 27. Business crimes include:

Question 28 28. Cathy hires Linda to be her lawyer. Cathy has money she would like to invest and is looking for a worthy company. Linda recommends ABC Company. Linda owns ABC Company, but does not share that information with Cathy. Cathy invests a considerable amount of money in ABC Company. This is an example of:

Question 29 29. A decision that involves the very core of the mission or the beliefs and values of a company are:

Question 30 30. There is an important element of racketeering that must be proved in order to apply the RICO Act. What is it?

The Legal Environment Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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