Criminal Threat: Definition, Levels & Charges

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

What level of fear must be established in order to hold a conviction?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. What level of fear must be established in order to hold a charge of criminal threat?

2. What is criminal threat?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

What does 'criminal threat' actually mean? Completing this quiz and worksheet will verify your ability to answer this question and other questions related to this topic.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Here's what the quiz will cover:

  • Level of fear that must be established to hold a conviction or a charge of criminal threat
  • Meaning of 'criminal threat'
  • Definition of 'reasonable fear'
  • Whether a specific situation is one of the three fears

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about criminal threats and the law
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the level of fear that must be established to hold a conviction and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the definition of 'reasonable fear'

Additional Learning

Explore this topic further by reviewing the related lesson titled Criminal Threat: Definition, Levels & Charges. Here are examples of what the lesson covers:

  • Overview of the levels of fear
  • A misdemeanor charge
  • Three strike laws
Support