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http://www.cbe.uidaho.edu/wegman/265%20Exams/265%20Spr%202008-2-web.htm B. Law 265 Spring 2008 Exam #2, April 8, 2008 This exam contains 50 questions. Each question is 2 points. The exam and its answer key will be posted on www.cbe.uidaho.edu/wegman one hour after the end of the exam. Go to Test Bank of Old Exams on the B. Law 265 section of the website. Refresh the page. If you disagree with the answer key, or you have a question or comment, please email Professor Wegman at Wegman@uidaho.edu . You must include exam and the question number in the subject line of your email. Feed-back will be considered and may result in modification of the answer key, if received by 11:00 AM Wednesday. 1. What is the purpose of punitive damages? a. To punish the offender only. b. To deter others from committing similar offenses only. c. To reimburse a plaintiff for his or her losses only. d. To punish the offender and to deter others from committing similar offenses. 2. Which of the following is a legal doctrine that has been adopted by courts that aids plaintiffs in establishing negligence claims and recovering the greatest amount of damages? a. Res ipsa loquitur. b. Assumption of risk. c. Contributory negligence. d. All of the above. 3. Under which of the following will the court or jury determine the percentage of the fault of the defendant and the percentage of the fault of the plaintiff? a. Assumption of risk. b. Contributory negligence. c. Comparative negligence. d. Res ipsa loquitur. 4. What are the three independent branches of the federal government, that are supposed to check and balance one another? a. Legislative, executive, and judicial. b. Legislative, commerce, and safety. c. Commerce, safety, and law enforcement. d. Executive, safety, and law enforcement. 5. You have been asked to become one of three general partners in a new limited partnership business. You are concerned about the issue of your personal liability for the debts of this http://www.cbe.uidaho.edu/wegman/265%20Exams/265%20Spr%202008-2-web.htm (1 of 12) [7/9/2009 12:28:47 AM]
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http://www.cbe.uidaho.edu/wegman/265%20Exams/265%20Spr%202008-2-web.htm business. Which of the following statements about your personal liability is true? a. Your personal liability will be the same as that of all the other partners in the business. b. Your personal liability will be greater than that of some partners and the same as that of other partners in the business. c. Your personal liability will be greater than that of all the other partners in the business. d. Your personal liability will be less than that of all the other partners in the business. 6. Under workers compensation law, an injured worker will generally receive compensation: a. Only if the worker was not at fault in causing the accident that resulted in the injury. b. Only if a co-worker was at fault in causing the accident that resulted in the injury.
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