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Which of the following is not a court in the US court system?
a) Circuit Court
b) Supreme Court
c) Court of Appeals
d) District Courts

All federal cases start in which US court?
a) US Court of Appeals
b) US Military Court
c) US Supreme Court
d) US District Court

How many US District are there in the United States?
a) 50
b) 94
c) 75
d) 100

If you loose your case in the US District Court, to whom can you appeal to?
a) US Supreme Court
b) VA District Court
c) US Court of Appeals
d) US District Court

The power of a court to hear a case before any other is called what?
a) Original Jurisdiction
b) Alpah Jurisdiction
c) First Jurisdiction
d) Appellate Jurisdiction

What is Appellate Jurisdiction?
a) The power of a court to hear a case for the first time
b) The power of a court to change its rules.
c) The power of a court to determine the constitutionality of something
d) The power of a court to review the decision of a lower court

What is the Highest court in all the land?
a) US Supreme Court
b) US District Court
c) VA Supreme Court
d) US court of appeals

How many justices are on the US Supreme Court?
a) 11
b) 5
c) 9
d) 3

What is the power of a court to determine the constitutionality of something called?
a) Federal Mandate
b) Judicial Reveiw
c) Supreme Ruling
d) National Jurisdiction

What court case set up Judicial Review?
a) Marbury vs. Madison
b) James vs. the Giant Peach

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