2 EOC QuestionsThe majority of the job of the Supreme Court is to decide whether laws or actions by the government officials are allowed by which of the following?a. the lower courtsb. the Presidentc. the Senated. the U.S. Constitution
3 EOC QuestionsWhat court system has jurisdiction over controversies between states? a. federal courts b. state courts from states not involved c. state Supreme Courts d. state trial courts
4 EOC QuestionsHow do federal district courts and court of appeals differ? a. In federal district courts, juries determine facts in cases and in courts of appeals, they review decisions made in lower courts. b. In federal district courts, juries determine facts in cases and in courts of appeals, judges review juries decisions in lower courts. c. In federal district courts, judges determine the facts in a case and in a court of appeals, they review the decisions made by judges in lower courts. d. In federal district courts, judges determine the facts in a case and in a court of appeals, juries review the facts of a case.
5 EOC QuestionsA courts authority to hear or decide a case is known as which of the following? a. stare decisis b. a brief c. precedent d. jurisdiction
6 EOC QuestionsThe U.S. District Courts have original jurisdiction, meaning which of the following? a. most federal cases get to the district courts after having been tried at a lower court b. most cases get tried at the district courts first c. they have the right to choose what cases they hear d. they have the final say in the decision of that case
7 EOC QuestionsThe U.S. District Courts, U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeal and the U.S. Supreme Court are all part of which court system?a. federal court systemb. state court systemc. local court systemd. appellate court system
8 EOC QuestionsWhen a case has been tried by a district court and it gets appealed it is handed over to which of the following courts because they appellate jurisdiction before the Supreme Court does?a. U.S. Court of Appealsb. U.S. District Courtc. U.S. Supreme Courtd. U.S. Federal Court
9 EOC QuestionsAll federal cases must begin in district court because they have which of the following powers to hear a case for the first time?a. original jurisdictionb. federal controlc. precedentd. appellate jurisdiction
10 EOC QuestionsWhich of the following is the power to say whether any federal, state or local law or government action goes against the Constitution?a. judicial reviewb. judicial interpretationc. Supreme Court reviewd. veto power
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