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Business Law 201 Fall 2005 Exam 1 Makeup Multiple Choice Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. ___b_ 1. The written law of a particular society at a particular time is most significant to a. a follower of the historical school. b. a legal positivist. c. a legal realist. d. a person who adheres to the natural law tradition. __c__ 2. Sources of law do not include a. ordinances passed by a city council. b. rules issued by an administrative agency. c. rules issued by a chamber of commerce. d. state constitutions passed by popular vote. ___d_ 3. If a provision in the Florida state constitution conflicts with a provision in the U.S. Constitution a. neither provision applies. b. the provisions are balanced to reach a compromise. c. the state constitution takes precedence. d. the U.S. Constitution takes precedence. __c__ 4. The National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws a. adopts uniform laws for the states. b. applies uniform laws to the states. c. drafts uniform laws for adoption by the states. d. imposes uniform laws on the states. ___a_ 5. In Abel v. Baker , a state supreme court held that a minor could cancel a contract for the sale of a car. Now a trial court in the same state is deciding Charles v. Delta , a case with similar facts. Under the doctrine of stare decisis , the trial court is likely to a. allow the minor to cancel the contract. b. disregard the previous case. c. order the minor to cancel the contract. d. require the minor to fulfill the contract. ___d_ 6. A federal statute regulates a particular employment practice. To resolve a dispute concerning that practice, Paula, a judge, will apply in her court
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a. a common law doctrine that applied before the statute was enacted. b. a common law doctrine that applies to other, different practices. c. Paula's personal philosophy of law. d. the statute. ___a_ 7. Areas of the law not governed by statutory or administrative law are a. governed by the common law. b. open to each individual's own interpretation. c. regulated by the states under the U.S. Constitution. d. subject to local ordinances. __b__ 8. Dana is a resident of New Hampshire. In Vermont, Dana enters into a contract with Heather, a resident of Vermont. When Dana breaches the contract, Heather files a suit against Dana in Vermont. Regarding Dana, Vermont a. can exercise diversity jurisdiction. b.
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