POLARIS REVIEW CENTER

QUESTIONS ON
CRIMINAL LAW AND JURISPRUDENCE
1. That all persons who are staying in the country is covered by our criminal law
is what kind of characteristics
a.) Territorial
c.) General
b.) Prospective
d.) Retrospective
2. An act or omission which is contrary to what the law forbids one to do or
commands one to do is
a.) Felony
c.) Crime
b.) Offense
d.) All of them
3. The Revised Penal Code took effect on
a.) January 1, 1932
b.) January 1, 1901

c.) January 1, 1935
d.) January 1, 1919

4. The basis of criminal liability is human free will and the purpose of penalty is
retribution
a.) Positivist theory
c.) Neoclassical theory
b.) Classical theory
d.) Darwin theory
5. Crimes or offenses committed on foreign merchant vessel while on
Philippines water are triable in the country is based on
a.) French rule
c.) English rule
b.) American rule
d.) Scottish rule
6. If the felony is committed thru fault it is classified as
a.) Intentional felony
c.) Non-intentional felony
b.) Culpable felony
d.) Mistake of fact
7. If the felony is committed by means of deceit it is
a.) Intentional felony
c.) Mistake of fact
b.) Culpable felony
d.) Impossible crime
8. An act which defined as crime because of a special law
a.) Mala in se
c.) Mala prohibita
b.) Malum dictum
d.) Comprador de mala fide
9. Criminal liability is incurred by any person who
a.) Failed to do an act despite order from the Court to perform it
b.) Overdo the doing of an act which the law although the wrongful act be
different from that which is intended
c.) Through ignorance committed an act which is not punishable by law
10. An impossible crime covered only crimes against person and
a.) Chastity
c.) Moral
b.) Public Interest
d.) Property
11. A determined to kill B when the gun to be sure and then returned back to the
window and there when B passed by his house, A shot B but the gun did not fire
because A forgot to load it with stoppage. What crime if any is committed
a.) Attempted murder
c.) Frustrated homicide
b.) Consummated homicide
d.) Impossible crime

) Entrapment 20.) Attempted murder d.) Mistake of fact 14.) Less grave felonies c.) Praeter intention d.) Impossible crime b.) Alternative 22.) Preparatory act 15.) Indeterminate crime c. who refused to surrender is an example of a.) Exempting c.) Consummated d.) Impossible crime b.) Culpability d.) Aggravating b.) Conspiracy d.) Aggravating c.) Frustrated b. reclusion temporal and prison mayor is classified as a.) Mitigating b.) Frustrated murder c. A stabbed B in the dark believing that he was C is a case of a.) Consummated stage 16.) Conscience c. When the act is commenced by overt act the crime is in a.) Light felonies b. At an early dawn A was surprised by a policeman while in the act of molding an opening with iron grill on the wall of the store of cheap goods while the owners are sleeping upstairs. the crime is a. A circumstances which has effect of excluding the suspect from criminal liability is a.) Flagrante delicto 18. Crimes which are punishable by death or reclusion perpetua.) Justifying 23. A circumstance which excuses an actor from criminal liability is a.) Grave felonies 19.) Attempted c.) Consummated homicide 13.) Preparatory stage d. What is the crime committed if any a. When two or more persons come to an agreement concerning the commission of a felony and decide to commit is a.) Exempting circumstance c.) Penalty b. The above is an example of a.) Continuing crime d.) Attempted trespass to dwelling b.) Attempted robbery c.) Justifying circumstance d.) Attempted stage b. It is an element of responsibility a. When all elements of execution necessary for the accomplishment of an act are present.) Frustrated c.) Guilt 21. What if supposed A loaded the gun to be sure and then returned back to the window and there when B passed by shot him but gun did not fire as it stoppage.) Mitigating circumstance b.) Instigation b.) Exempting d.) Justify d.) Heinous crime or felonies d.) Frustrated robbery 17.2 12.) Alternative circumstance .) Aberratio actus b.) Proposal c. Shooting an offender to be arrested after committing a crime in the presence of the arresting officer. What crime is any committed a.) Consummated trespass to dwelling d.) Error in persona c.

Circumstance which has an effect of imposing greater penalty in the maximum period is a.) President d.) Penalty d.) Accomplice c.3 24.) Treachery d.) Judgment c.) Principal by inducement c. Since A was losing.) Entrapment b.) Exempting c.) Instigation c.00 then Narcom agents appeared and arrested the pusher is an example of a.) Recidivist c. It may be granted full-time during which he was confined in jail during the pendency of his case and now convicted if he abide by the disciplinary rules imposed upon convicted prisoner in writing.) Accessory b.) With criminal liability b.) Principal by action c.) Alternative 31.) Accomplice b.) Suffering 34. Instigation differs from entrapment that in instigation a.) Principal c.) Mitigating circumstance c. How about Y what was his participation a. The known pusher gave him gram of shabu for P1.) Accessory d.) Judge 35.) Alternative circumstance d. What is the participation of A a.) Aggravating circumstance b. his friend Y gave him a bolo which used by A in hacking B causing his death.) Flagrante delicto d.) Nothing 30.) Action star b. Pardon of the following officer can extinguish criminal liability a. A Narcom agent posing as user approached a known pusher and asked for a gram of shabu.) Corpus delicti 26.) Mitigating d. It is imposed by the judge upon conviction of the accused a. A and B has a boxing bout.) Accused b.) Habitual offender d.500.) Principal by inducement 32. A person who buried the corpse of the victim of his friend is a a.) Pardonable offense 27.) Supervisor d.) Victim c.) Cruelty c.) Justify b.) Ignomity b. A shot B while was sleeping is an aggravating circumstance attended with a.) Accomplice d.) Principal by direct participation 29.) Exempting circumstance 25.) Superior strength 28.) Principal by direct participation b.) Accessory 33.) Excuses from crime and punishment d. A person who actually committed a crime is regarded as a.) Accomplice d. A circumstance which can be taken as either aggravating or mitigating is a.) No criminal liability c. however the same cannot be granted to him if : a.) relative of the prison official .) Pain b.) Principal b.

Out of pity the President reduced the penalty of 20 years to 19 years 11 months and 29 days. Dying declaration is applicable on the cases where it has relevance to the death of the person who made the declaration. The rule provides that a witness shall testify only to the facts which he knows by his own knowledge.) All of them 39. A raped Miss Y upon discovery by the police. When he came down he was prosecuted but the judge dismissed his case on the ground of a.) Proof c. It is an statement of a dying person made under the consciousness of an impending death a.) Good conduct allowance c.) The judge is his father d.) Pity b.) Hearsay evidence c.) ¼ of time during which he has undergone preventive imprisonment c. such as: murder. This condition prohibits the presentation of a. Mando Rukot.) Mercy d.) Miss Y got in love with him and eloped with him to the mountain c.) Direct b.) Procedure d.) 4/5 of time during which he has undergone preventive imprisonment 37.) Numerous crime d. If the detention prisoner does not agree to abide by the same disciplinary rules imposed upon convicted prisoners.) Statement of a dead person d.) Amnesty c.) The crime has prescribed 40. A escaped in the mountain for 21 years.) Robbery b. Criminal liability is extinguished by a.) Primary evidence b.) Absolute pardon d. he shall be credited in the service of his sentence a.4 36.) Parricide d. Evidence which is viewed to the court for the latter’s determination a.) He has served his sentence in the mountain b. homicide and a.) Service of sentence b.) Dying declaration 45.) Post-mortem statement c.) ¾ of time during which he has undergone preventive imprisonment d.) Material 43. President Ramos got pity sentence of Mr.) Deadly statement b.) Untruthful facts d.) Commutation 41.) Material evidence 44. The means sanctioned by the Rules of Court in ascertaining in the judicial proceeding the truth respecting the matter of fact a.) False evidence or statement b.) Judgment 42.) Testimonial c.) Evidence b.) Dying declaration 46.) Complex crime 38. This is an act of a.) Real d.) Infanticide . ) ½ of time during which he has undergone preventive imprisonment b.) Real evidence c.) Double crime c.) Rape c.) Secondary evidence d. Considered the best evidence a. When a single act constitutes two or more grave or less grave offenses a.) Multiple crime b.

Mayor Chancez arrested Mr.) Lupong Tagapayapa c. 22 b. A houseboy carted away the Refrigerator and TV set of his Boss while away is a crime of a. A check is requested by Miss Y as he needs a new dress and shoes.) Frustrated murder b.) Grave threats c.5 47. Y to the police. SPO4 Mando Rugas went to the grocery of Lim Ping.) Acts of lasciviousness b. A Quasi-Court was established in order to settle criminal cases in the barangay level a.) Fiscal b. and told the Chinese that if he would not gave him P2.) None of them 49.) Estafa c. X saw Miss Y in the plaza.) Attempted rape c.) Illegal arrest c. X embraced and kissed in the cheek in the presence of so many people what is the crime committed.000. the victim is either person of authority or a.) Light threat d.) Murder 56.) Coercion d.) Agent of person in authority c. What crime did Mr.) Qualified Robbery d.) Robbery/extortion 54. thereafter he turned over Mr.) Grave coercion b.) Suspect d.) Ombudsman 48. Ador Estapa commit? a.) Attempted rape c. Out of fear as he was really filing a false tax return. if any a. ) Judge d.) Oral defamation d. it was dishonored for insufficiency of funds. Mr.) Robbery c.) Trespass to dwelling c.) Violation of domicile b. What crime did he commit.P. a Chinese businessman. eh gave the policeman the demanded sum.) No crime as it is given without consideration . Mr. Without saying any word. if any a.) B.) Slander by deed d. The crimes below are punishable by the Revised Penal Code.) Municipal Trial Court b.) Theft b. Ador Estapa issued a check in favor of Miss Y after their sexual intercourse. Patrolman Y barged into the house of Ben Chua.) Kangaroo Court d.) No crime committed as his act was legal b. if any a. When Miss Y presented a check in the bank.) Complaint 50.) Kidnapping 55.) Prosecutor c. A constitutional body tasked of investigating crimes committed by government official in the exercise of their functions a.) Illegal detention d. In Indirect Assault. if any a. Y for stealing his fighting cock and detained him in his house for 24 hours. Which crime is not bailable a.) Victim b. What is the crime committed.) Defamation 52. Mr.) Qualified theft 51.00.) Theft d.) Grave threats 53. he will tell the BIR that he (Lim Ping) was hiding his real income. a businessman without the latter’s consent against his will. What is the crime committed.

Murder is different from homicide as it was committed with a.) Prison correctional 60.) Arresto mayor d.) Knowledge c. Asking money from the traffic vendor in exchange of freedom is a.) Resistance c.) Alarm and scandal 64. The penalty in simple seduction is a. substituting.) Agreement d.) Motive d. the victim is a.) Corruption 66. It is punishable by a. despite the order of the Chief of Police to get out therefrom is a crime of a.) None of them 65.6 57.) Conspiracy c.) b and c are correct 69.) a and c are correct . words or signs contained therein is a crime of a. Treason is punishable by a.) Arresto mayor c. A crime committed through negligence or imprudence is a crime committed without a.) Reclusion temporal b.) Reclusion perpetua 61. When a person who is decided to commit a crime but instead proposes its execution to another person is a. letters.) Tumultuous disturbance d.) Property c. In qualified seduction.) Malversation d.) Fault 67.) Alteration d. Making unnecessary noise in the town plaza while many people are taking their relaxation is a crime of a.) Proposal b. The act of lying on the road and refusing.) Estafa c.) Reclusion perpetua b.) Distierro c.) Death d.) The help of armed men b.) Bribery b.) Paramour c.) Rebellion b.) Husband d.) a and b are correct b.) Forgery b.) a and b d.) Prision mayor e. Rape is committed by man against a woman.) Death c.) Death c.) Sedition 63. Alevosia or treachery is common crime against a.) Policeman 58. Who is guilty of adultery a.) Evident premeditation d.) Persons d.) A virgin c.) Over 60 years old 59.) Chastity b. counterfeiting or altering by any means the figures.) Sedition c. Parricide is punishable by a.) Reclusion temporal b.) Simple disobedience d.) Wife b.) Death b.) A weapon c.) Under 18 years of age d. By erasing.) Moral 70.) Prision mayor 68.) Extortion/robbery c.) Intent b.) Rebellion b.) Planning 62.) Reclusion temporal d.

Considered as super evidence a.) Documentary c. or any instrument or object.) Competent evidence c.) Testimonial b. Evidence which is submitted to the court through the testimony of witnesses a. Evidence is admissible if the same is a.) Conclusive evidence c.) Documentary d.) Direct evidence d.) All of them 76. into genital or anal orifice of another person is a crime of a. An evidence which is the basis of the prosecutor in filing an information with the court on a case under his investigation a.) Prima facie evidence 81.A.) Liberty 72.) Real or object evidence c. 8353 b. Evidence which is not excluded by the Revised Rules of Court a.) R.) Chastity c. The classification evidence a.) Probable cause b.) Real or object evidence c.) Testimonial evidence d.) Through personal knowledge b.) Judicial notice b. 3815 is through the enactment of a.) Unjust vexation d.) Legal evidence d. Evidence which directly by written instruments or derived from conventional symbols.) a and b are true 80.) Relevant c.) Evidence b. The means sanctioned by the Revised Rules of Court in ascertaining in a judicial proceeding the truth respecting the matter of fact a. 4879 d. Evidence having any value in reason as tending to prove any matter probable in an action a.) Person b.) Documentary evidence d.) Documentary evidence b.) Sodomy 74.) Direct evidence d.) Real and object b.) Competent d.) Prima facie evidence d.) None of the above 82.) None of the above 83.) None of them 78.) Judgment d.) Property d.7 71. Inserting man’s penis into another person’s mouth or anal orifice.) Rape b.) Testimonial d.A.) Direct evidence b.) a and b are true . No.A.) Material evidence c.) None of them 79. such as letters by which ideas are represented on material substances a.) R.A. The reclassification of the crime of rape which also emended R.) Testimonial evidence b.) R.) Pleading 75.A. 6974 c.) R.) Real or object c. Rape is categorized as crime against a.) Acts of lasciviousness c.) Judicial admission c. Evidence which directly addressed to the senses of the court a.) All of them evidence 77.) Proof c.) Relevant evidence b. 7889 73.

) In the case of adultery or concubinage.) Information c.) a and c are true 93. it is a situation wherein a. The quantum of evidence required for the filing of information by the prosecutor a.) Real or object evidence b.) Secondary evidence b. It is in writing in the name of the People of the Philippines against all persons who appear to be responsible for the offense involved a.) The spouse cannot testify against his/her spouse during or even after the existence of marriage as to communication given to the other during marriage which given in confidence c.) Complaint b.) Eye witness b.) None of them 86. The following persons cannot be a witness a.) Sworn statement d.) Sworn statement d.) All of them 90.) Accusation 94.) The victim c. In marital privilege. one cannot testify against the other 89. any peace officer or other public officer charged with the law violated a.) Probable cause . Xerox copy of the original document is considered a.) Probable cause 85.) Conclusive evidence d. In the crime of rape wherein the accused is a father and the victim who died was his daughter.) Charged d. Statement of fact which does not involve acknowledgment of guilt a.) Admission b. When the testimony of a witness signifies that he knew the facts from other person.) Beyond reasonable doubt c.) b and c only 88.) Complaint c. who among the following persons can testify a. Considered as the “Best Evidence” a.) Inadmissible evidence b.) Primary evidence c. A categorical acknowledgment of guilt without any exculpatory statement a.) Secondary evidence c.8 84.) Conclusive evidence d.) Hearsay 92. it is a. subscribed by the offended party.) Personal knowledge c.) Eye witness d.) Confession c.) Infant b.) Illegally procured evidence d.) Accusation d.) The spouse cannot testify against his/her spouse when they are no longer husband and wife d. It is a sworn statement charging a person with an offense.) Admission c.) Sworn statement d.) Information b.) His wife d.) Testimonial evidence b.) Confession b.) Insane c.) a and c are true 87.) None of them 91.) The spouse cannot testify against his/her spouse during the existence of marriage b.

Mr.) Act of Lasciviousness d. When his wife. he forced his wife to submit to his sexual urge.) Arraignment b. What crime if any is committed? a.) Information c.) Seizure d.) Custodial interrogation d. anyway they pledge to each other that they will live as husband and wife for better or for worse b. L and M got married.) a and c are true 98. Mr. Before finality of the decision however.) Judgment b. his wife was tested to being positive to HIV. But worrying that the girl may charge him of seduction later on.) Conclusive evidence d. a noted playboy seduced a 16 years old girl. what he did was just to lick the anal orifice of the girl.) Arrest 99.) Rape b.) Prima facie evidence c.) Judge of MTC b.) Sentence shall be suspended until after the judge modified the judgment from conviction to acquittal due to marriage c. It is made in open court wherein the accused is informed of the charge against him and then asked whether he is guilty or not guilty a.) File a case of Rape against her husband d.) Preliminary investigation 100.) Forgive the husband. L was charged eventually convicted to Reclusion Perpetua.) The sentence shall be served as marriage occurred after judgment b.) Trial d. He was successful in his sexual advances as the girl went along him in a hotel. The enraged wife went to the prosecutor to file a case against her husband.) Captivity b. The quantum of evidence so that a judge who conducted preliminary investigation will issue warrant of arrest for the arrest of the respondent a.) None 102. as a result. refused.) Leave the husband outright and seek medical attendance c. which fact is known to his beautiful wife X one night.) The penalty imposed is extinguished due to marriage d. L raped Miss M. A. Mr. a. Who among the officers can conduct preliminary investigation a.) Leave their predicament to the mercy of the Lord 101. inserting his tongue to girl’s anus to the latter’s delight.) Trial c.) c.) Probable cause b. It is an inquiry or proceeding for the purpose of determining whether there is sufficient ground to engender a well founded belief that a crime cognizable by the RTC has been committed and that the respondent is probably guilty thereof and should be held for trial. Months later. The taking of a person into custody in order that he may be bound to answer for the commission of an offense a.) The marriage will be declared null and void as apparently it is a marriage by convenience . If you were the prosecutor what will you advice to the wife? a.) All of them 96.9 95.) Detention c.) Preliminary investigation 97.) Prosecutor c. Y is afflicted with AIDS since a year ago.) Police investigator d. What is the effect of marriage to the conviction of L? a. he used force and finally did the sexual act to his wife.

) Rape . SJO1 Penida.) Death d. what crime? a. What is the penalty for the crime committed by Penida? a. the boy obliged.) Seduction c. X did a fellatio to the boy by licking the boy’s organ as if X is licking lollilop.) Unjust Vexation d.) Reclusion Perpetua b.) Destierro c. In a charge of rape in which the accused is found guilty what would be the appropriate penalty? a.) Reclusion Perpetua b. it is classified as a.) Death d.) Act of Lasciviousness b.) Crime Against Chastity c.) Destierro c. ordered Miss Lina.) Crime Against Lust 106. a lesbian.) Crime Against Person d. a detainee to proceed to her room. Mr.) Reclusion Temporal 105. and while there Penida using a vibrator tucked around her waist did a sexual act by inserting the vibrator in the reproductive organ of Miss Lina.10 103. Out of fear. Manikes forced a six years old to a sexual intercourse. Is there any crime committed by X? if yes.) Crime Against Honor b. a noted homosexual threatened a 17 years old boy of death if the latter will not submit himself to him (X). Mr.) Reclusion Temporal 104. Mr. being as such. Rape is a sexual crime or offense. X.