International Court of Justice: Role & Jurisdiction


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Which country does NOT have a permanent seat on the ICJ?

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1. What is the maximum number of justices that can sit on one case for the ICJ?

2. What part of the UN serves as the enforcement end of the ICJ?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet combo will display your knowledge of the International Court of Justice (ICJ). Countries that have a permanent seat and the maximum number of justices allowed will be featured.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Permanent seats on the ICJ
  • Maximum number of judges
  • Who enforces the ICJ
  • Cases involving the United States

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the ICJ
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the number of justices that can sit for a case
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the role of the United Nations and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To read more information about the ICJ, review the following lesson on the International Court of Justice: Role & Jurisdiction. This lesson covers these objectives:

  • Details the five permanent members of the ICJ
  • Looks at the limitations of the ICJ
  • Explains the the United States being sued by Nicaragua in 1986