Business Law test 1a

Business Law test 1a - ACCOUNTING 215, Hashmi, Fall 2007,...

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ACCOUNTING 215, Hashmi, Fall 2007, Test 1A True/False Indicate whether the sentence or statement is true or false. __t__ 1. Judges use precedent when deciding a case in a common law legal system. __t__ 2. Some constitutional protections apply to business entities. __t__ 3. The stability and predictability created by the law is essential to business activities. __t__ 4. The degree of care to be exercised in a situation can vary with a person's profession or occupation. __t__ 5. An action may be legal but not ethical. __f__ 6. Federal courts are superior to state courts. __f__ 7. Common law is a term for law that is common throughout the world. __t__ 8. The courts act as a check on the other branches of government. ___f_ 9. Voir dire is a process for presenting evidence in a case. Multiple Choice Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. ___a_ 10. In Ed's suit against First National Bank, the discovery phase would include all of the following except a. Ed's complaint. b. Ed's deposition. c. Ed's requests for First National's admissions. d. First National's replies to Ed's interrogatories. ___a_ 11. As a judge, Jay applies common law rules. These rules develop from a. decisions of the courts in legal disputes. b. regulations issued by administrative agencies. c. statutes enacted by Congress and the state legislatures. d. uniform laws drafted by legal scholars. ___d_ 12. Beth is a victim of Carl's violation of a criminal law. Criminal law is concerned with a. the prosecution of private individuals by other private individuals. b. the prosecution of public officials by private individuals. c. the relief available when a person's rights are violated. d. wrongs committed against the public as a whole. ___b_ 13. Ilsa files a suit against Jack. The document that sets out the ground for the court's jurisdiction, the basis of Ilsa's case, and the relief that Ilsa seeks is a. the answer. b.
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