UNIT ONE REVIEW HERITAGE OF LAW QUESTIONS 1. Differentiate between laws and rules. 2. What are the main functions of law? 3. Describe the development of Canadian law including: common law, case law, precedent, rule of law, Magna Carta, habeas corpus. 4. What is Trial by Ordeal? 5. Identify sources of Canadian law: common law, statue law, constitutional law. 6. What is international law? What are some problems associated with international law? 7. Define the categories of law: Substantive, procedural, public etc. (refer to chart) 8. Identify aspects of the BNA Act 1867. 9. What is the Statue of Westminster? 10. What are the levels of government and their responsibilities? 11. What are the components of case citation? 12. What are the branches of government and their roles? 13. How does a bill become a law? Describe the process. 14. How are the Canadian courts organized? Name all of the levels. 15. Review all history of law handouts!