Ch10 Quiz.docx - Chapter10 Quiz 1.In the historic case of Hamer v Sidway the nephew a won as the Court found there was consideration b won as there was

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Chapter10 Quiz 1.In the historic case of Hamer v. Sidway, the nephew a. won, as the Court found there was consideration.b. won, as there was a completed gift.c. lost, as the uncle was dead.d. lost, as the Court found there was no consideration. 2.Jennifer has offered to sell her laptop computer for $500 to Jack. She tells Jack that the computer is only six months old but, in fact, it is three years old, and Jennifer wants to unload the lemon. Jack agrees to buy the computer based on Jennifer's representations. This contract is 3.Yolanda was shoveling snow from her sidewalk, and just to be nice, she also shoveled snow from her neighbor Melody's walk. The next day, Melody promises that she will pay Yolanda $25 for shoveling snowfrom her walk. Has a contract been created? 4.Miles purchased a lawnmower with an attached warning that said, "The manufacturer is not responsible in the case of an injury caused by the lawnmower." If Miles is injured because of a defect in the mower and sues the lawnmower manufacturer, he will most likely
5.An agreement in which parties intend to form a valid bargain, but a court declares that some rule of law prevents enforcing it is called a. a voidable contract.b. a void agreement.c. a quasi-contract. d. an unenforceable agreement.6.Patty is a poor college student struggling to work and keep up with her studies. Fred, her uncle, promises to pay Patty support of $200 per month for the next six months. Although Fred didn't ask her to, she quits her current job in order to devote full time to her studies for the next six months. Fred makes one payment and then stops with no explanation. If Patty sues, what is the likely result?

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