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1. The Magna Carta was an important prelude to the U.S. Constitution

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1. The Magna Carta was an important prelude to the U.S. Constitution because it (Points : 10)
guaranteed due process.
limited government power.
the Magna Carta had no influence on the writers of the U.S. Constitution.
both a and b.


2. American Law is: (Points : 10)
entirely original, having no roots in any previous legal system.
designed to resist changes.
influenced by the laws of the societies that helped found America.
based solely on the Napoleonic Code.


3. The basic purpose of the American legal system is to: (Points : 10)
remove power from the government.
develop a living law.
ensure fairness in balancing individual and societal rights and needs.
create a system that, while not perfect, is the best in the world.


4. Statutory law can also be referred to as ___________ law. (Points : 10)



5. The establishment of the federal judiciary is: (Points : 10)
based on common law.
found in the Declaration of Independence.
outlined in the Federalist Papers, issue V.
found in Article 3 of the Constitution.


6. An opinion is: (Points : 10)
the informal belief of a justice.
a written statement from the court.
the same as dicta.
none of the preceding.


7. When an appeals court reviews a case, it passes judgment on the actions/decisions of: (Points : 10)
the plaintiff and the prosecutor.
a lower court.
a defendant.
the police.


8. The most authoritative source of information is ___________ information. (Points : 10)
primary
secondary
tertiary
quaternary


9. Freedom of speech includes: (Points : 10)
the right to speak.
the right to hear.
the right to be heard.
all of the above.


10. Religious freedom includes: (Points : 10)
the freedom to worship.
freedom to print instructional material.
freedom to train teachers.
all of the above.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Multiple Problems
Expert:  Ellen replied 5 years ago.
I am working on your answer
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
this is homework aM I IN WORNG AREA
Expert:  Ellen replied 5 years ago.
This is fine. I need the choices to number 4
Expert:  Ellen replied 5 years ago.
1 both a and b.
2 influenced by the laws of the societies that helped found America.
3 ensure fairness in balancing individual and societal rights and needs.

4 what are the choices

5 found in Article 3 of the Constitution
6 a written statement from the court.
7 a lower court.
8 primary
9 all of the above.
10 all of the above
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