Which of the following types of contracts cannot be

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QUIZ 10 - WRITTEN CONTRACTS

Question 6   1 / 1 point Abby dies , and her good friend , Claire is appointed to administer Abby 's estate . Abby 's house was in poor condition , so Claire orally hired a contractor to make repairs . Claire also orally promised that if the estate could not pay the repair bill , he would pay it even though he does not live in the house and has no entitlement under Abby 's estate . The estate does not pay the repair bill . Who can the contractor collect from , if anyone ?
 The contractor can collect from either the estate or Claire .
 The contractor can collect from the estate only .
 The contractor can collect from Claire only .
 The contractor must collect from the estate first , and then collect any deficiency from Claire .
Question 7   1 / 1 point Derek and Abyan were discussing business over lunch when they agreed on the sale of a five­acre parcel of land . Since neither of them had any paper with them , Derek wrote the following on a napkin : " Abyan agrees to purchase from Derek a 5 ­acre parcel located at the local address of 123 105th Street , St. Joseph , Minnesota , U.S.A. for the price of $ 4,500 per acre . Transfer of title , payment , and possession to take place on May 1 , 2008 . " Abyan signed the napkin . On May 1 , 2008 , Derek was ready to close the deal and transfer title but Abyan refused to pay the purchase price . If Derek sues Abyan for the price of the land , the most likely result will be :
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Question 8   1 / 1 point Which of the following types of contracts can not be either contradicted or supplemented by evidence of prior agreements or expressions ?
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Question 9   1 / 1 point Claude agrees to lease his house to Irvin for nine months , the lease to begin six months from the signing of the contract . Under the statute of frauds :
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Question 10   1 / 1 point The main difference between the UCC requirement for a writing for a contract for the sale of goods and the common law is that the :
 UCC requires only the signature of both parties .
 UCC does not require all the terms of the agreement to be in writing .
 common law requires only an indication that the parties reached an agreement .
 common law requires only the signature of the defendant and the quantity of goods being sold .
Question 12   1 / 1 point Renita , a merchant , has received a signed , written confirmation from Merchants , Inc. referring to goods she had not ordered . Renita should :
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Question 13   1 / 1 point Under the UCC , which of the following contracts may be enforceable , even without a written memorandum ?
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Question 14   1 / 1 point Brahma entered into an oral agreement to sell 50 jet skis to Summer Sports . Brahma delivered 20 of the skis on May 1 . On June 1 , Summer Sports notified Brahma that it will not honor the agreement . Which statement is correct ?
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Question 15   1 / 1 point Alfred orally promised to pay Robert a salary of $ 30,000 per year for five years and his moving expenses up to $ 10,000 if Robert would quit his job and come to work for him at his manufacturing plant . Robert agreed to do so , but requested a written contract . Alfred assured him that the company attorney would prepare such a contract as soon as possible , but Alfred needed Robert to start at once . Accordingly , Robert sold his house , moved his family , and commenced to work for Alfred . He was fired without cause two months later . No written contract was ever executed . Can Robert enforce Alfred 's oral promise ?
 No . This was a contract for longer than one year . Without a writing it violates the statute of frauds and is not enforceable . Maybe . Robert should go to court under the theory of promissory estoppel . Alfred made an oral promise that Robert relied upon , and the way to avoid injustice is to enforce the promise . Yes . This is a partial performance of the sale of goods . Robert can recoup the loss he took on the sale of his house . Yes . This involves the special manufacturing of goods . This situation involves an exception to the UCC statute of frauds .
Question 16   1 / 1 point Scott is trying to introduce oral evidence in court to alter the terms of a written contract he had with Bonnie . Bonnie has raised the parol evidence rule as an objection to Scott 's testimony . In which of the following circumstances will Scott not be able to introduce the oral evidence ?
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Question 18   1 / 1 point Ethel 's Exercise World plans to order three weight machines from Pete 's Push , Pedal and Pull , Inc. for a total of $ 15,000 . Pete 's demands that Ethel 's friend , Moneybags , a wealthy independent businesswoman ( not connected with Ethel 's business in any way ) promise to pay Pete 's for the three machines if Ethel 's Exercise World does not . Which of the promises in this problem must be in writing to be enforceable ?
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Question 81 / 1 pointWhich of the following types of contracts cannot be either contradicted or supplemented byevidence of prior agreements or expressions?Totally integrated contracts.Incomplete contracts.Ambiguous contracts.All of the above.
Question 91 / 1 pointClaude agrees to lease his house to Irvin for nine months, the lease to begin six monthsfrom the signing of the contract. Under the statute of frauds:
Question 101 / 1 pointThe main difference between the UCC requirement for a writing for a contract for the sale ofgoods and the common law is that the:
Question 111 / 1 pointWhich of the following promises ordinarily must be in writing to be enforceable?
Question 121 / 1 pointRenita, a merchant, has received a signed, written confirmation from Merchants, Inc.referring to goods she had not ordered. Renita should:ignore the confirmation.call the seller and object to the confirmation as soon as she gets backfrom her two­week vacation.object to the confirmation in writing within 10 days.return the goods within two weeks of their delivery with a noteattached saying she will not pay for the goods.
Question 131 / 1 pointUnder the UCC, which of the following contracts may be enforceable, even without a writtenmemorandum?
Question 141 / 1 pointBrahma entered into an oral agreement to sell 50 jet skis to Summer Sports. Brahmadelivered 20 of the skis on May 1. On June 1, Summer Sports notified Brahma that it willnot honor the agreement. Which statement is correct?

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