Question 1:TrueFalse The death penalty saves taxpayers money because it is cheaper to execute someone than to keep them in prison for the rest of their life.
Question 2:TrueFalse Since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976, more black people have been executed than white people.
Question 3:TrueFalse After the Supreme Court allowed the death penalty to resume in 1976, the first person to be executed was Gary Gilmore in Utah by a firing squad.
Question 4:TrueFalse Since the death penalty was reinstated in the U.S., very few people have been released from death row because they were innocent.
Question 5:TrueFalse In most states with the death penalty, you can be executed even if you suffer from mental illness.
Question 6:TrueFalse There are some states in the U.S. where you cannot receive the death penalty for any crime.
Question 7:TrueFalse Hanging has not been used as a method of execution in the United States for over 30 years.
Question 8:TrueFalse When the police chiefs of the U.S. were polled on their views about ways to lower the crime rate, only 1% named the death penalty as their top priority in reducing violent crime.
Question 9:TrueFalse No woman has been executed in the U.S. for over 25 years.
Question 10:TrueFalse Those who commit a crime when they are under 18 years of age are ineligible for the death penalty in the U.S.
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