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Thomas and McGourlay: English Legal System Concentrate

Chapter 1: Multiple choice questions

Instructions

Answer the following questions and then press 'Submit' to get your score.

Question 1

What kind of "system" does England and Wales operate under?

Question 2

Which of the following statements best describes the function of a legal system?

Question 3

Which of the following statements best describes a "legal personality"?

Question 4

What is the difference between private law and public law?

Question 5

What is the difference between an adversarial and inquisitorial approach to the legal system?

Question 6

Which of the following is the correct statement of law?

Question 7

What was the effect of the Scotland Act 1998?

Question 8

Which of the following is the most accurate description for the Rule of Law?

Question 9

Which of the following accurately reflects the distinction between substantive and procedural law?

Question 10

Which of the following is the most accurate description of civil law?