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Torts - Law 612 - Midterm Multiple Choice 8. Products LiabilityStarted onFriday, 26 March 2021, 10:02 AMStateFinishedCompleted onFriday, 26 March 2021, 10:39 AMTime taken36 mins 56 secsGrade95.00out of 100.00InformationFlag questionInformation textQuestions 1 and 2 are based on the following fact situation:Dave is a six-year old boy who has a well-deserved reputation for bullyingyounger and smaller children. His parents have encouraged him to beaggressive and tough. Dave, for no reason, knocked down, kicked andseverely injured Pete, a four-year old. A claim for relief has been asserted byPete’s parents for their medical and hospital costs and for Pete’s injuries.Question1CorrectMark 5.00 out of 5.00Flag questionQuestion textIf the claim is asserted against Dave's parents, the most likely result is they willbe:Select one:A. Liable, because parents are strictly liable for the torts of their children.B. Liable, because Dave's parents encouraged him to be aggressive and tough.C. Not Liable, because a six-year old cannot commit a tort.D. Not Liable, because parents cannot be held liable for the tort of a child.FeedbackThe correct answer is: Liable, because Dave's parents encouraged him to beaggressive and tough.
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If the claim is asserted against Dave, the most likely result is Dave will beSelect one:
InformationFlag questionInformation textQuestion 3 is based on the following fact situation:Customer, aged twenty, went into Store at approximately 6:45 p.m. to lookat some suits that were on sale. The clerks were busy, and one of them toldhim that he should wait on himself. Customer selected three suits from arack and went into the dressing room to try them on. Signs posted on thewalls of Store state that closing time is 9:00 p.m. However, because of aspecial awards banquet for employees, Store was closed at 7:00 p.m. on thisday. The employees, in a hurry to get to the banquet did not check thedressing rooms or turn off the lights before leaving. When Customer emergedfrom the dressing room a few minutes after 7:00 p.m., he was alone andlocked in. Customer tried the front door, but it was secured on the outside bya bar and padlock, so he went to the rear door. Customer grabbed thedoorknob and vigorously shook the door. It did not open, but the activity setoff a mechanism that had been installed because of several recent theftscommitted by persons who had hidden in the store until after closing time.

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