busniess law exam 1 mult choice Qs

In a two level appellate system the first appeal is

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In a two-level appellate system, the first appeal is normally as a matter of right, and the second appeal is normally done as a matter of permission by the use of a writ of certiorari. A writ of certiorari is not normally used at both levels of a two-level appellate system Chap 3 1. Which of the following is most likely to produce more specific, useful information? a. interrogatories b. deposition 2. When the jury foreman writes down the decision of the jury on a piece of paper (which will be thereafter handed to the clerk of the court), what is the decision on the piece of paper called? a. the verdict b. the judgment 3. It is alleged in a case that Manny negligently failed to yield the right of way as he drove a car into an intersection, with the result that Hillary, a pedestrian, was injured. Citing the statement of an eyewitness that he did, in fact, yield the right of way, Manny moves for an order of summary judgment. Hillary, however, resists the motion. She asserts that the witness did not have a good view of the intersection. Which of the following is correct? a. The motion will probably be granted (dismissing Hillary’s complaint.) b. The motion will probably not be granted (not dismissing Hillary’s complaint.)
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4. An attorney plans to give an impassioned argument to the jury for the purpose of persuading them to return a verdict in favor of her client. When would this be most appropriately done? a. in a closing argument b. in an opening statement 5. When does service of process occur? a. when a plaintiff files his or her complaint with the court b. when a deputy sheriff hands a complaint and summons to a defendant c. when a defendant delivers his or her answer to the court
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