Quiz: First Year Law Students Will Definitely Fail This Law Quiz

Do you know the law of the land?

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 May 13, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick the correct answer!


Which of the following is NOT a federal offense?
Drug smuggling
Parking in an illegal space
Blackmail

Question: 2/18Pick the correct answer!


Which word describes the act of betraying one’s country?
Treason
Espionage
Perjury

Question: 3/18Pick the correct answer!


To become a lawyer you must pass _______.
the Bar
the LSAT
the Judicial Hearing

Question: 4/18Pick the correct answer!


Which of the following is NOT a hate crime?
Setting fire to a Buddhist temple
Vandalizing a woman’s property with sexist slurs
Robbing a department store

Question: 5/18Pick the correct answer!


What branch of government creates the law?
Legislative branch
Executive branch
Judicial branch

Question: 6/18Pick the correct answer!


During Prohibition, what was illegal nationwide?
Slavery
Foie Gras
Alcohol

Question: 7/18Pick the correct answer!


Which amendment secured women the right to vote?
19th
2nd
25th

Question: 8/18Pick the correct answer!


This is the geographic area in which a law applies:
Territory
Boundary
Jurisdiction

Question: 9/18Pick the correct answer!


This type of crime is defined as punishable by death:
Felony
Capital offense
Misdemeanor

Question: 10/18Pick the correct answer!


When a suspect is arrested, police must state his or her _______ rights?
Miranda
Wakanda
Sharonda

Question: 11/18Pick the correct answer!


How many Supreme Court justices are there?
9
16
3

Question: 12/18Pick the correct answer!


Brown v. Board of Education was about:
Abortion
Flag burning
School segregation

Question: 13/18Pick the correct answer!


If you cannot afford an attorney, what happens?
You have no choice but to represent yourself
You are deemed guilty
One will be appointed to you

Question: 14/18Pick the correct answer!


If a person chooses not to answer an incriminating question, they must plead the ______ .
5th
8th
1st

Question: 15/18Pick the correct answer!


What Supreme Court case struck down laws prohibiting abortions?
Roe v. Wade
Brown v. Board of Education
Marbury v. Madison

Question: 16/18Pick the correct answer!


How many members make up a jury?
12
5
7

Question: 17/18Pick the correct answer!


What do you call a written statement made under oath?
A lie
Oath
Affidavit

Question: 18/18Pick the correct answer!


An annulment is when a court order declares that a marriage is invalid.
True
False
Women.com | Quiz Facts

First year law student? Second year law student? Current lawyer? Retired lawyer? Judge? Just an avid Law and Order viewer? Then this law quiz is for you! Not everyone knows all that there is to know about the United States and its complicated set of rules and laws, but there are an elite few who do! Whether it comes to the courthouse, the roads, or everyday rights, there are a TON of things to know about United States Law. Some people go to school and study for years and still don't know everything. Others have spent years watching Law and Order, Suits, NCIS, Criminal Minds, and more, and they still don't know it all either. Do you know how many jurors are on a jury, or who the Supreme Court justices are? Do you know what happens if a defendant can't afford an attorney? Do you know all of your First Amendment rights? Then this is the quiz for you! Prove that you are a lawyer or that you know more than a lawyer by taking this 18 question and acing it!