Civics Judicial Quiz

Civics Judicial Quiz

a quiz on the canadian judicial system that I made to study for my civics test.

published on November 01, 201111 responses 0 3.7★ / 5

Name 1 thing that laws do.

What do laws restrict?

Name another thing that laws do.

Name the last thing that laws do.

What is the Rule of Law?

means no-one is above the law
means all individuals must obey the law
equality before the law

What is the judicial system made of?

What is the highest court?

Judges can be fired from their positions.

True
False

the law that deals with breaking the criminal code of canada is _________ law

the law that deals with personal matters is __________ law.

The freedom to vote is an example of a D___________ freedom

Name a fundamental freedom.

In a criminal case, the defendant is___________.

In a civil case, the plaintiff ______ the defendant.

What is the name of the prosecuter in a criminal case?

What is the name of the prosecutor in a civil case?

The less serious crimes in a criminal offence(ex. stealing small amount of money)

Summary offence
Indictable offence

The more serious crimes in a criminal offence
( ex. murder)

Summary
Indictable

Name 1 requirement of a crime.

what is the term for a pre-trial that is held?

What is a the term for a federal prison for serious offenders?

An arrest is made before the search warrant.

True
False

the crown attorney is located on the right side of the supreme court.

True
False

Name the four things a judge considers when sentencing.

If you are sentenced to 2 years less a day, where do you go?

If you are sentenced to 2 years or more where do you go?

The faint hope clause allows murderers to apply for parole afer 20 years in jail

True
False