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2. Which of these were punishable by public execution?

  • Murder and treason
  • Piracy, murder and treason
  • Murder, arson and treason
  • Espionage, murder and arson

3. When did public execution end?

  • 1868
  • 1873
  • 1898
  • 1888

4. By 1861, how many crimes were punishable by death?

  • 10
  • 3
  • 5
  • 6

5. In 1815, how many crimes were punishable by death?

  • 225
  • 205
  • 325
  • 315

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