Practice Test


1) Under Sale of Goods Act ,1930 the terms 'Goods' means every kind of movable property & it includes


2) A mercantile Agent is has an authority to


3) In which form of the contract ,the property in the goods passes to the buyer immediately ?


4) Where there is an unconditional contract for sale of specific goods in a deliverable state, the property in the goods passes to the buyer when


5) Voluntary transfer of possession by one person to another is popularly known as


6) The property in goods means the


7) In case of unconditional contract of sale ,the property passes to the buyer at the time of making the contract. For this rule to apply ,the goods must be


8) In case of sale on approval ,the ownership is transferred to the buyer when


9) Which of the following is a document of title of goods ,1.Bill of lading , 2.Railway receipt , 3. Dock Warrant , 4. Performa invoice


10) Trade useage


11) Title by estoppels


12) Document of title authorises a person


13) Which of the following is document to title of goods


14) Which of the following is document to title of goods


15) Which of the following is document to title


16) Which of the following is not a document of title of goods ?


17) A mate's receipt is


18) The law relating to sale of immovable property are dealt under


19) Goods which are identified at the time of contract are known as


20) Goods means every kind of ____property & does not include actionable claim & money


21) Where under a contract of sale the property in the goods in transferred from the seller to the buyer the contract is called


22) An agreement to sell becomes a sale


23) Where in a contract the transfer of the property in the goods is to take place at a future time the contract is called


24) Passing of the property in the goods means


25) Where there is a contract for sale of specific goods & the seller is bound to do something to the goods for the purpose of putting them into a deliverable state


26) Where there is a contract for the sale of unascertained or future goods by description & goods of that description & in a deliverable state are unconditionally appropriate to the contract


27) where there is a contract for the sale of specific or ascertained goods the property in them are transferred to the buyer


28) When the goods with the mutual consent of the seller & the buyer ,is used in performance of the contract it is called


29) The ownership, in case of sale on approval, is transferred to the buyer


30) In a contract for sale of specific goods the seller


31) Where any goods are subsequently appropriated to a contract


32) The property in the goods does not pass to the buyer


33) The goods remain at the seller's risk


34) The property in the goods is transferred to the buyer & also the delivery has been made


35) Where delivery has been delayed through the fault of the buyer


36) Where delivery has been delayed through the fault of the seller


37) Risk passes with


38) The Latin Maxim "Nemo dat quod non habet" means----------


39) Nemo dat quod non habet'' is a


40) Where goods are sold by a person who is not the owner thereof


41) Sale by a mercantile agent is valid


42) The buyer gets a good title of the goods even it is made by a non-owner


43) In case of sale of unascertained goods, the property in the goods shall be transferred to the buyer


44) In respect of ----------- Goods, the property in the goods is transferred to the buyer at such time as the parties intend to transfer


45) If the buyer of goods wrongfully retains the railway receipt ,the property in the goods


46) In case of sale, the risk of loss resulting from the insolvency of the buyer is borne by----------


47) The goods remain at the risk of a party who has the


48) A joint owner may sell the goods


49) In case of a sale by a person in possession under a voidable contract, the buyer acquires a good title when


50) The appropriation in a contract of sale must be made by


51) Provision relating to passing of property in case of goods sent on approval or 'on sale or return ' basis are given in section ______of the sale of goods act 1930


52) Where there is a contract for the sale of ______the seller may ,by the terms of the contract reserve the right of disposal of the goods until certain conditions are fulfilled


53) In case of a Company under liquidation ,When the sale is made by the receiver or Liquidator of the Company


54) There was a sale by sample on 5th may , of two parcels of rice containing 500 & 100 bushels respectively .when on the 12th may ,the buyer went to examine the bulk ,the parcel containing 500 bushels was shown to him but the seller refuses to show him the other parcel. Can the buyer avoid the contract


55) P aggress to sell apples to Q at a price to be fixed by R .subsequently ,R refuses t to value the goods & fix the price. Could the agreement be avoided ?


56) X offers Y his buffalo for Rs.10,000 , the buffalo to be delivered to Y on a stipulated day & price to be paid on another stated day .Y accepts the offer ,when does the property in the buffalo pass to Y


57) In case of sale of ascertained goods the ownership is transferred to the buyer when the goods are


58) In case the delivery of goods is delayed due to the fault of a party ,the goods shall be at the risk of defaulting party even though the ownership is with the other party


59) B a London merchant places an order with A of Goa for 100 bales of cotton B sends his ship to Goa for cotton A delivers the cotton on board the ship & takes bill of lading from the master the cotton deliverable to A 's order .is there a valid delivery


60) B contracts to sell Java Sugar according to the sample produced by him on the delivery of the sample to D ,the buyer ,it transpires that the sugar agrees with sample but is not Java Sugar .will B be entitled to any remedies ?


61) In case of sale of standing trees the property passes to the buyer when trees are


62) Where goods are not specific & ascertainable at the time of the making of the contract, it shall be


63) Where the seller agrees to deliver the goods at his own risk at a place other than at which they are sold ,the _____shall bear the risk of deterioration necessarily incident to the course of transit ,unless otherwise agreed


64) R of Goa took a bill of lading in the name of S of Delhi ,but sent it to T , R's agent in Delhi. The goods were destroyed while in sea .Who has to bear the loss of goods ?


65) A ,B & C own certain cattle in common. A is left by B & C in possession of a cow which he sells to D .D purchased it bonafied .is the property in the cow transferred to D ?


66) Property in the goods means the the


67) Specific performance of a contact of sale of goods can be sought in cases where the goods are


68) A person who finds goods belonging to another & takes into his custody ,is subject to the same responsibility as a


69) A buyer from one of the joint owners of the goods gets a goods title if he buys the goods


70) Where under a contract of sale ,the buyer wrongfully neglects or refuse to pay the price ,the seller can sue the buyer for the price of goods,if the property in goods


71) If a seller hands over the keys of a warehouse containing the goods to the buyer ,it results in


72) Which of these is not a document of title of goods


73) Risk prime facie passes with


74) In contracts of sale of immovable property ,time is


75) Which of the following is/are document to title to goods ?


76) X purchased a tree to make timber for making a showcase from Y grown in his field


77) A ,a tradesman ,leaves goods at B's house by mistake .B treats the goods as his own


78) The purchase of immovable property who has notice that the owner of the land is bound by certain condition or covenants created by an agreement affecting the land, shall be bound by such conditions, even through he is not a party to the original agreement containing those conditions or covenants.


79) The ownership of the goods is transferred from the seller to the buyer from


80) Risk follows ownership


81) In a contract of sale, when goods lie with the seller,the risk of loss of goods remains with


82) After the contract of sale, if there is a delayed delivery by the seller then the loss will be borne by


83) When the property in the goods is transferred to the buyer, goods are at _______ risk, irrespective of whether delivery has been made or not.


84) By an agreement between the parties


85) Under a contract of sale of goods, the seller desired to keep the goods for a few days, and in the meantime, the goods were damaged in a fire accident in the seller 's store house, in this case the risk will be borne by


86) Once the goods are appropriated with the mutual consent of the parties, they become the property of the


87) In case of goods sent on approval basis, the goods are at ______ if they perish in an inevitable accident.


88) When there is a contract for the sale of specific goods not in a deliverable state, the property in goods passes when


89) In case the time is fixed for the return of goods, the ownership is transferred to the buyer________.


90) In a sale on approval basis, where no time is fixed, property in goods passes to the buyer when the buyer, with out giving the notice of rejection, retains the goods beyond.


91) In case of a sale, the buyer


92) In sale on approval basis, which of the following cannot be considered as ; adopting the transaction; ?


93) The process of identifying the goods and setting apart as per the intended quality or description is called


94) When the seller has reserved the right of disposal of goods, the ownership of goods will be transferred to the buyer if


95) In case of______ goods, the property passes to the buyer only when the goods are ascertained.


96) Till the expiry of the fixed time or reasonable time, the property of the goods remains with the ______ and he has to bear all the losses.


97) A delivers bags of cement to B on 'Sale on approval basis' for 15 days. The cement beame stone due to heavy rainfall (without any fault of B) on the 10th day. The loss is to be borne by


98) A finder of goods has the power to sell the goods when lawful charges in preserving goods amount to at least________ of the value of the goods found.


99) The Latin maxim " Nemo dat quod non habet "applies to


100) When the goods are sold by one of the several joint owners, the buyer shall get better title, if


101) If the voidable contract is put to an end before the sale is made, then the


102) In case of reservation of right of disposal by the seller the property in goods passes when


103) Where the owner of goods, by his act or omission leads the buyer to believe that the other person has the authority to sell , the buyer gets a better title than that of the seller. This is based on the principle of


104) P buys a second hand computer from B which he agrees to deliver to P sometimes later during the day, in the meantime B sells the same to N who offers to pay a higher price than P. N buys in good faith and does not have any knowledge about the previous sale


105) Under Sec. 42 of sale of goods act , acceptance of goods by the Buyer


106) In a sale, the property of the goods is transferred from seller to the buyer in case of generic goods.


107) In a contract for the sale of unascertained goods, no property in the goods is transferred unless and until the goods are ascertained.


108) A railway receipt is not a document of title.


109) In a Sale on Approval, the property in goods passes to the buyer on the delivery of the goods.