Self Check Chapter 6 Quiz (WK2)

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Self Check Chapter 6 Quiz (WK2) 1 Wendy shot her husband while he slept. He may successfully sue her for assault. A) True B) False 2 In order to prevail on a cause of action for false imprisonment, the plaintiff must have  been aware of the confinement. A) True B) False 3 Jan borrowed Fred's car with his permission. However, Jan decided not to give it back.  Jan may be liable to Fred for conversion. A) True B) False 4 Hakim sued his neighbor, Will, for trespass to real property because of William's loud  music. Hakim will probably be successful. A) True B) False 5 Examining a person's bank account may result in liability for intrusion on personal  solitude or seclusion. A) True B) False 6 Which of the following is an example of actual damages a plaintiff may win in a tort suit? A) Damages for pain and suffering B) Damages for lost pay C) Damages for emotional distress D) All of the above 7 Which of the following statements about punitive damages is false? A) Punitive damages are intended to compensate tort victims for their losses B) Punitive damages are designed to punish flagrant wrongdoings.
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C) Punitive damages are, in theory, reserved for the worst kinds of wrongdoing. D) Punitive damages are designed to deter others engaged in similar wrongdoing. 8 Kathleen, a student, was leaving the library when she took Surita's book instead of her  own, mistakenly believing that it was her own (Kathleen's). A)
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This note was uploaded on 06/08/2010 for the course MG 260DLB taught by Professor Brentgilje during the Fall '09 term at Park.

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