America’s Courts and the Criminal Justice System 12th Edition by David W. Neubauer – Test Bank


Edition: 12th Edition

Format: Downloadable ZIP File

Resource Type: Test bank

Duration: Unlimited downloads

Delivery: Instant Download

America’s Courts and the Criminal Justice System 12th Edition by David W. Neubauer – Test Bank

ISBN-13: 978-1305261051, ISBN-10: 1305261054




  1. The most influential actor in the courthouse is the:
a. judge c. clerk of court
b. defense attorney d. prosecutor

ANS:   D         REF: Identifying the Actors in the Courthouse         OBJ:    3                      Bloom’s: Remember


  1. A trial by a judge without a jury is called a:
a. summary trial c. bench trial
b. bar trial d. trial de novo

ANS:   C         REF:    Following the Steps of the Process     OBJ:    4          Bloom’s: Remember


  1. The operation of two separate and distinct court systems in the United States is referred to as:
a. a dual court system c. separate but equal
b. checks and balances d. judicial federalism

ANS:   A         REF:    An Overview of the U.S. Courts        OBJ:    1          Bloom’s: Remember


  1. Coercive police practices are a violation of this essential element of due process.
  2. equal protection                                       c.   self-incrimination
  3. the third degree                                       d.  fundamental fairness

ANS:   D         REF:    Law in Action OBJ:    5          Bloom’s: Remember


  1. The key goal of the crime control model is:
a. repression of criminal conduct c. the rights of victims
b. the rights of defendants d. the integrity of the courts

ANS:   A         REF:    Courts and Controversy          OBJ:    6          Bloom’s: Remember


  1. The three main components of the American Criminal Justice system are:
a. federal, state and local
b. judges, prosecutors, and defense attorneys
c. police, courts, and corrections
d. probation, prison, and parole

ANS:   C         REF:    Courts and the Criminal Justice System         OBJ:    1          Bloom’s: Remember


  1. Which of the following is not true of “law in action”?
  2. Focus on human factors governing application of law
  3. Stresses the importance of discretion
  4. Strict enforcement of laws and adherence to procedures
  5. Prosecutors use discovery to encourage guilty pleas

ANS:  C                      REF:    Law in Action             OBJ:  5            Bloom’s: Remember


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “America’s Courts and the Criminal Justice System 12th Edition by David W. Neubauer – Test Bank”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Vendor Information

  • Address:
  • No ratings found yet!