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d. A nominal consideration is usually not consideration because:
it is inadequate legal value for the legal value received in exchange.
it is illusory.
it suggests the absence of a genuine bargain.
it is unliquidated. 57. A offers to pay B $10,000 if B will cut down all the trees in a wooded area on A’s land. B
promises to cut down the trees and then begins work. A reasonable time to complete the job is
ten days. After three days B has cut down 50% of the trees. Then, A walks up to B and says: “I
revoke.” To this, B says “Screw you,” and eventually finishes the job eight days after A made his
original offer. Which of the following is most true? Assume that an offer for a unilateral
contract normally is accepted by full performance of the requested act.
A is not bound under any theory because he revoked before B finished the job.
A is not bound contractually because B behaved unreasonably by continuing to cut down the
trees even after being told not to.
A is bound con...
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This test prep was uploaded on 03/29/2014 for the course BUL 3130 taught by Professor Schupp during the Fall '12 term at UNF.
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