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All About Law - Chapter 9 Self-Quiz


 

Multiple Choice

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

 

1. 

Which of the following may the judge consider when imposing a sentence?

a.

Parliamentary debates

d.

b and c but not a

b.

the victim impact statement

e.

all of the above

c.

rehabilitation potential

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. 

According to Parliament's 1995 statement, appropriate sentencing promotes

a.

peace, order, and good government

c.

a just, peaceful, and safe society

b.

life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness

d.

none of the above

 

 

 

 

 

3. 

Which of the following is not a main goal of sentencing?

a.

restitution

c.

rehabilitation

b.

deterrence

d.

segregation

 

 

 

 

 

4. 

A court order requiring a person to keep the peace and be of good behaviour is called a

a.

suspension

c.

peace bond

b.

probation order

d.

conditional discharge

 

 

 

 

 

5. 

Under the Criminal Code, the maximum fine for summary offences committed by corporations is

a.

$25 000

c.

$500 000

b.

$50 000

d.

$75 000

 

 

 

 

 

6. 

The maximum fine for indictable offences is

a.

$5000

c.

no maximum fine

b.

$25 000

d.

$500 000

 

 

 

 

 

7. 

The maximum imprisonment for most summary conviction offences is

a.

five years

c.

18 months

b.

two years less a day

d.

6 months

 

 

 

 

 

8. 

Victims of crime may have which of the following roles in our regular justice system?

a.

help judge decide sentence

d.

a and b but not c

b.

read an impact statement in court

e.

b and c but not a

c.

act as witness at sentencing hearing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9. 

The Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund assists in which of the following cases where a person is injured?

a.

trying to prevent crime

d.

all of the above

b.

assisting officer

e.

none of the above

c.

making citizen's arrest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10. 

The amount of time that the convicted accused is allowed to apply for an appeal is generally

a.

six months

c.

7 days

b.

two years

d.

30 days

 

 

 

 

 


 

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