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All About Law - Chapter 6 Self-Quiz


 

Multiple Choice

Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

 

1. 

If a person accepts gifts over $1000 value from someone else, knowing that the gifts were obtained from trafficking, the maximum penalty is

a.

10 years in prison

c.

2 years less a day

b.

six months plus $1000 fine

d.

25 years in prison

 

 

 

 

 

2. 

The Criminal Code authorizes the police to stop and search a person for drugs in a public place if they have

a.

a search warrant

c.

a complaint

b.

a witness

d.

reasonable grounds

 

 

 

 

 

3. 

When entering a premises where an offence is in progress, a police officer can search

a.

anyone who struggles with the officer

c.

anyone who behaves suspiciously

b.

anyone present

d.

anyone trying to flee

 

 

 

 

 

4. 

Approximately how many impaired driving charges were laid in 2000?

a.

207 000

c.

83 000

b.

13 000

d.

none of the above

 

 

 

 

 

5. 

Which of the following is not considered to be a motor vehicle, as defined in the Criminal Code?

a.

airplane

c.

snowmobile

b.

train

d.

none of the above are motor vehicles

 

 

 

 

 

6. 

If you are involved in a motor vehicle accident, you must

a.

stop at the scene

c.

call your insurance company

b.

give the other party your name and address

d.

a and b but not c

 

 

 

 

 

7. 

The level of blood-alcohol that constitutes an offence under the Criminal Code is

a.

80 mg

c.

200 mg

b.

10 mg

d.

50 mg

 

 

 

 

 

8. 

If a blood sample is required to establish impairment in an impaired driving case, it must be taken within how many hours of the alleged offence?

a.

12

c.

6

b.

1

d.

4

 

 

 

 

 

9. 

A licenced driver can be prohibited from driving under which of the following circumstances?

a.

refusing to provide a breath sample

d.

a and c but not b

b.

driving while impaired

e.

all of the above

c.

driving with a blood-alcohol level over 80

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10. 

Driving a motor vehicle while disqualified is an offence under the

a.

Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

c.

Automobile Insurance Act

b.

Highway Traffic Act

d.

Criminal Code

 

 

 

 

 


 

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