govt 1 exam

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govt 1 exam
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2012-06-13 12:21:34
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  1. Texas Crime Victims Compensation Fund is available to nearly all victims of crime.
    False
  2. Felix Longoria was killed in battle during World War II.
    True
  3. After Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, schools in the South quickly desegregated.
    False
  4. Native Americans were not granted citizenship by the federal government until the 1920s.
    True
  5. The Longoria Affair fueled the rise of a National Civil Rights Movement led by Mexican American Veterans.
    True
  6. Some framers of the constitution believed that adding a Bill of Rights would be dangerous.
    True
  7. Mendez v. Westminster happened in 1960.
    False
  8. Only the Solicitor General is permitted to file amicus curiae briefs in a case involving the Constitution.
    False
  9. Small claims make up a majority of the cases tried in municipal courts in Texas.
    True
  10. In 1972, the Supreme Court ruled that the death penalty as it was then applied to be unconstitutional but invited the States to pass new legislation that would apply the penalty more consistently.
    True
  11. Felix Longoria was from Houston, Texas.
    False
  12. Partial birth abortions can be completely outlawed according to the federal courts.
    False
  13. There were 18 Mexican American Schools in Orange County, California when the Mendez v. Westminster case started.
    False
  14. The 14th Amendment asserted no state shall deny due process of law.
    True

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