Quiz: Can You Answer These 16 Legal Questions Every American Should Know?

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Test your knowledge of the law with questions about driving, voter I.D., racial profiling laws and workplace laws.

 Sep 27, 2017
1 of 16Pick your answer!
What is "due process?"
The right to a fair and impartial trial
Property that's used as security for debt payment
A guilty criminal defendant
2 of 16Pick your answer!
Getting a traffic ticket is a/an ____.
3 of 16Pick your answer!
You have the right to photograph anything in public sight.
4 of 16Pick your answer!
A warrant is issued by the ____.
5 of 16Pick your answer!
When you are acquitted you ___.
Are found not guilty
Are arrested
Swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth
6 of 16Pick your answer!
What are Miranda rights?
Your right to avoid being arrested
Your right to confess
Your right to remain silent
7 of 16Pick your answer!
A/an _____ is a command for a witness to appear in court and give testimony.
8 of 16Pick your answer!
In all 50 states, driving with higher than ____ BAC (Blood Alcohol Content) will result in a DUI.
9 of 16Pick your answer!
How many citizens make up a jury?
10 of 16Pick your answer!
What do the letters DA stand for?
Duty Appraisal
District Attorney
Deputy Attorney
11 of 16Pick your answer!
If you are arrested, and you cannot afford to hire a lawyer, the state will ____.
Automatically put you in jail
Assign one to you
Give you a job so you can hire your own lawyer
12 of 16Pick your answer!
In the United States the 'supreme law of the land' is:
The Constitution
The Bill of Rights
Law enforcement
13 of 16Pick your answer!
What type of evidence benefits the defendant?
14 of 16Pick your answer!
An _____ is a written or printed statement made under oath.
15 of 16Pick your answer!
A capital offense is not punishable by death.
16 of 16Pick your answer!
The second amendment of the Constitution is the right ______.
to a speedy and public trial
to bear Arms
of freedom of speech
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