Practice Test


1) Statement of lowest price at which the vendor would sell his good constitutes:


2) The Law of contract is nothing but -


3) Express agreement


4) A & B, being traders enter upon a contract's has private information of a change in prices which would affect B's willingness to proceed with the contract .Is A bound to inform,B ?


5) A agrees with B to discover treasure by magic .The agreement is


6) All agreement in restraint of trade are void & there are no exceptions to this rule


7) In case of special condition or terms in a contract ,the offeree is not bound or deemed to have accepted if such conditions


8) L says to J,'I shall sell my house, will you buy?" J says "Yes, I shall buy" The agreement is void due to


9) Where a contract has to be inferred from the conduct of parties ,it is called


10) A ,B & C jointly promised to pay Rs.30,000 to D .For recovery of this amount ,D filed a suit against A only .Is he justified ?


11) A stranger to contract


12) A promise to indemnify a firm of printers & publishers of a paper against consequences of publishing a libel


13) A & B contract to marry each other ,before the time fixed for the marriage, A goes mad. The contract becomes


14) Where there is a difficulty in interpretation ,it cannot be considered as vagueness for making an agreement void u/s 29


15) Sec.68 to 72 of the Indian Contract Act deal with


16) In case of pardanashin women ,the burden of proof lies with


17) When two or more persons have made a joint promise ,then, unless a country intention appears from the contract all such persons must fulfill the promise


18) An agreement by a newspaper proprietor not to comment on the conduct of a particular person is


19) A agrees to pay Rs.50 lakh to B if he brings on the earth a star from the sky. This agreement is


20) Section 27 of the Indian contract act declares an agreement in restraint of trade as


21) A contract is


22) A contract to marry a person shall be performed by


23) G books a ticket with airlines from Delhi to Chennai on 16th June, date of travel being 16th July Indian Airlines has to perform its part of contract on 16th July. this is an example of


24) Illegal agreement are


25) Where in alternative promise ,one part is illegal, only the legal part can be enforced


26) Which of these are opposed to public policy


27) Contractual rights & duties are created by


28) A contract which is valid initially however ,ceases to be enforceable subsequently


29) All illegal agreement are void; but all void agreement are not illegal


30) As per section 2(e) of the Indian contract act 'every promise & every set of promise forming the consideration for each other is a/an


31) Indian Contract Act, 1872 is passed by


32) Which of the following is void ?


33) The law of contract in India is contained in


34) An agreement enforceable by law is a


35) A void agreement is one which is


36) An agreement enforceable by law through one or more parties, but not at the option of other or other is


37) All promises collateral to main illegal promise contained in a contract will be regarded as


38) An agreement is void if it is opposed to public policy. Which of the following is not covered by heads of public policy ?


39) On the valid performance of the contractual obligations by the parties, the contract


40) Which of these is correct ?


41) Which one is void ab initio i.e. void form the very beginning


42) Is the statement true or false;" All contracts are agreements but all agreement are not contract."


43) S agrees to sell is DVD player to R promising to the deliver at the date of payments. R promises to the pay the amount, one month hence. This is an example of


44) A agrees to pay Rs 50,000 to B if he kills C the agreement is


45) A sells the goodwill of his business to B & agrees with him to refrain from carrying on a similar business within specified local limits .This contract is


46) An agreement which is enforceable by law at the option of one or more of the parties theoreon but not at the option of the other is a


47) Mr. A books a ticket with spice Jet from Delhi to Bangalore on 16th June, date journey being 16th august. This is example of


48) R.an optical ,S as the assistance for a term of 3 years & S agrees not to practice as a surgeon during this period .This contract is


49) Implied contract ,even if not in writing or express words,is perfectly ____if other conditions are satisfied


50) F promised to pay his son S a sum of Rs.1 lakh if S, passed C.A. exams in the first attempt ., S passed the exam in the first attempt , but F failed to pay the amount as promised . S files a suit for recovery of the amount . State whether S can recover the amount under the Indian Contract Act 1872.


51) A asks B a watch repairer, to repair his watch without forming any contractual relationship, still a legal relationship has arisen and it will create ----------


52) Voidable Contract are:


53) Illegal Contract


54) Valid Contract


55) A contract where both the parties have fulfilled their respective obligation is called :


56) A contract where both the parties are still to perform their respective promise is called :


57) A contract when Only one party has to parform his promise is called :


58) A contract in which is both the parties have to perform the promises is called :


59) A contract is


60) An agreement not enforceable by law is said to be void under Section of the Indian Contract Act


61) Illegal Contract


62) On 1st July, Mr. D agree to buy M's cycle by promisng to pay cash on 15th july. M agrees to deliver the cycle on 20th july. This is a case of


63) Express Contract


64) Bilateral Contract


65) Legal obligation means a duty enforceable by


66) Compensation for voluntary services


67) Only one party due to perform


68) Law of contract is


69) A contract is said to be executed when it has been performed wholly on


70) A contract


71) Which of these is correct ?


72) The Indian Contract Act, 1872 came into force on


73) The Indian Contract Act, 1872 applies to


74) The Indian Contract Act does not have a ----------------


75) The Contract Act, 1872, is based on the principals of


76) An agreement not enforceable by law is said to be :


77) A / an ----------- is a contract which was enforceable by law when originally created but due to happening of some evens, it ceases to be enforceble by law.


78) The meaning of an agreement must be


79) The Indian Contract Act, 1872 received its assent on


80) The condition for enforceability of an agreement is defined in --------- of Indian Contract Act


81) Contract is defined as an agreement enforable by law , vide Section of the Indian Contract Act


82) Which of the following are not essential elements for a valid contract.


83) Agreement is defined in Section of the Indian Contract Act


84) The usual presumption is that the parties intend to create legal relations.


85) Express contract is made by :


86) Cash withdrawn through ATM of a Bank is:


87) A agrees to buy from B a certain dogs .it turns out that the dog was dead at the time of bargin ,though neither party was aware of the fact


88) Where an agreement is entered into between two parties and in a real life its impossible to perform such agreement then such agreements are called as :


89) The first step in creating an agreement is


90) An agreement of purely domestic and social nature is


91) Contractual right and duties are created by :


92) Raj agree to sell 5 tone of oil to Ramesh at whatever price Ramesh may pay. The agreement is void for


93) A promise to pay for the past voluntary service to be binding


94) A one - sided contract in which only one party has to perform his promises called.


95) Agreements the meaning of which is not certain ,or capable of being made certain are


96) If a certain agreement is expressly declared to be void by the law of a country, then such agreement, if entered into,-------- enforceable by the court.


97) Case Balfour vs.Balfour deals with


98) A contract creates


99) Jus in rem means


100) A right which can be exercised only against the other party with whom the contract is entered is called


101) A contract creates------------


102) In commercial and business agreements, the intention of the parties to create legal relationship is -


103) Who said " Contract is an agreement creating and defining obligations between parties" ?


104) Implied contract is made :


105) Where a contract is good in substance but because of some technical defect cannot be enforced by law is called ----------


106) H, in coolie uniform at the railway station carried the luggage of Z, a passenger, from the platform to the taxi stand without being the asked by Z to do so and Z does no attempt to stop him from carrying the luggage. In this case, Z ------------ to make payment to H.


107) Yatra travels operates AC buses from Mumbai to Nasik. The bus is standing at the bus stop in Mumbai waiting for passenger travelling to Nasik and is ready for departure. There is an -------------- for passengers to board. The bus


108) A ----------- is either judgment of a Court or a recognisance


109) A ----------------- is the one which derives its binding force form its form alone


110) Mr. X owns a flat in Channai. He is entitled to quiet possession and enjoyment of his property. This is called


111) One of the clauses in an agreement is not a formal or legal agreement, and shall not be subjected to legal jurisdiction in a court of law". In such case, the agreement is


112) ----------------- is presumed in an commercial agreement.


113) A saves B's property from fire


114) Jus in personam means


115) A stranger to a contract means


116) In case of trusts, the beneficiary, being a stranger to a contract


117) In case of family settlement, the person for whose benefit the provision is made under the family arrangement and is a stranger to the contract




118) The expression "privity of contract" means


119) An assignee being a stranger to a contract


120) The doctrine of privity of a contract means that a contract is a ----------- between the parties to the agreement


121) Who can enter into an agreement with a person that has been declared insolvent ?


122) The Indian Contract Act, 1872 extends to -


123) Every contract is an agreement but every agreement is not a contract. This statement is -


124) Status obligations arise:


125) Which one of the following is an essential element of a valid contract?


126) Under the Indian Contract Act 1872, which of the following is not an essential element of a Valid Contract?


127) In relation to a contract the term "Consensus-ad- idem" under the Indian Contact act 1872 means:


128) A promise to pay Rs. 1000 to B if B writes 100 pages in one minute. This is known as


129) A invites B for his son's wedding. B accepts the invitation. In this case, there is a / an -


130) A invites B for his son's wedding. B accepts the invitation. In this case, there is an agreement but no contract, since -


131) F promised to pay his son S a sum of ? 1 lakh if S passed C.A. exams in the first attempt. S passed the exam in the first attempt, but F failed to pay the amount as promised. S files a suit for recovery of the amount. State whether S can recover the amount under the Indian Contract Act, 1872.


132) In commercial and business agreements, the intention of the parties to create legal relationship is -


133) In agreements of purely domestic / social nature, the intention of the parties to create legal relationship is -


134) Mohan invited Sohan for a dinner. Sohan by expending Rupees 200 went to Mohan's house. By the time Sohan reached Mohan's house it was locked and Sohan stayed in a Hotel. Can sohan ________


135) D was enfeebled by disease. B his medical attendant influenced him to agree to pay B an unreasonable sum for his professional services. D's consent is not free and is based on undue influence. This contract is


136) _______ does not effect the free consent of the parties.


137) Voidable Contract is one which:


138) When the contract is perfectly valid in its substance but cannot be enforced because of certain technical defects. This is called a/an -


139) _______ is good in substance, but suffers from technical defect like Non-Registration.


140) Drawing cash from ATM, sale by fall of hammer at an auction sale, etc, are examples of -


141) ………. is a one-sided contract in which only one party has to perform his promise or obligation.


142) G books a ticket with Indian Airlines from Delhi to Chennai on 16th June, date of travel being 16th July. Indian Airlines has to perform its part of contract on 16th July. This is an example of -


143) Where the obligation or promise in a contract is outstanding on the part of both parties, it is called -


144) _______ Contract is made without any intention of parties


145) The proposal given by one party to another which enter into legal binding of 'to do or not to do 'any thing is a


146) Acceptance on telephone is complete:


147) A, by a letter dated 10th January 2008, offers to sell his house to B for Rs 10 Lakhs. The letter reaches B on 17th January. B sends his acceptance on 18th January 2008 which reaches A on 25th January, Here, he communication of offer is complete on :


148) Raj offers to sell his car via internet to Kumar, It is a :


149) Agreement to sell


150) A counter offer is ---------


151) The offer lapses when the offeree :


152) The offer lapses by the death of offeror, if the fact of the death comes to the knowledge of offeree :


153) An acceptance is not according to the mode prescribed, but the offeror decides to keep quite. In such a case, these is :


154) A letter of acceptance sufficiently stamped and duly addressed is put into course of transmission There is :


155) Communication of an offer may be by:


156) Under Section 2 (c) of Indian Contract Act, Promisor is the person:


157) The acceptance of an offer, in ignorance of the fact of death or insanity of the offeror, is:


158) If the offeree has acceptance in ignorance of death of offeror it is a :


159) "Holiday Packages" announced as an advertisement are an example of ____


160) If A offers B to buy his scooter for Rs.5,000only when B sells his bicycle to him for Rs.500, B accepted to buy A's scooted but does not sell his bicycle. It is an :


161) In telephonic conversation, the acceptance is completed when :


162) When the acceptance is given on telephone or fax, the place of contract is :


163) X offer to sell to his house to Y for Rs. 10 lakhs and states in his letter that the offer would be considered as accepted if acceptance is not communicated, within a certain time. Here, the latter of X would :


164) The offeror becomes bound only when :


165) B's son is lost. A goes in search of B's son. Meanwhile, B makes an offer to pay Rs.1,000 to the finder of his son. A finds B's son. Can A claim Rs. 1,000 from B?


166) M/s Law Book Company made an offer to sell a new law book released recently only to the members bar Council. This offer is called :


167) where the seller is bound to send the goods to the buyer as per the agreement , & there is no specific time limit goods shall be delivered within


168) A, by a letter dated 15th March ,offer to sell his car to B, who posts his acceptance on 20th march ,here


169) A, by a letter ,offer to sell his mobile to B,for Rs.20,000.without knowing A's offer ,B ,by a letter ,offers to buy the same mobile from A for Rs.20,000 ,Here


170) in case of illegal agreement the collateral agreement are


171) when goodwill of the firm is sold ,the partners agree with the buyer ,not to carry out similar business specified period or within the specific local limits .this agreement is restraint is valid provided the restriction imposed are


172) an acceptance must be


173) The offer of promiser to perform must be made to


174) An offer accepted without knowledge does not confer any legal on the acceptor


175) Boarding the bus running in a route to carry passengers is :


176) Which of the following is an invitation to offer ?


177) Silence constitute a valid acceptance only if


178) Which of the following condition is not necessary for a valid offer ?


179) Which of the following is an offer ?


180) Where a letter of acceptance sent by the post is lost in transit there is


181) Display of goods in the shop for sale with price tags in Big Bazaar where self system is allowed is:


182) No contract can arise ,if the


183) Communication of a person is complete when it comes to the knowledge of the person to whom it is made


184) The finding that the business of the firm cannot be carried on except at a loss ,is a sufficient ground for the court to order


185) X offered to purchase shares in a company by writing a letter on 1st may .The co.allotted shares on 1st Nov. of that year .X refused the shares ,is X's action valid ?


186) In case of acceptance on phone ,the contract is made at the place


187) The term Proposal used in the Indian contract act is synonymous with the term


188) All agreement of champerty or maintenance are not illegal in India


189) The juristic concept of contract consist of


190) When the offers made by two persons to each other containing similar terms of bargain cross each other in past,they are known as


191) An advertisement to pay reward to anyone who traces the missing boy of the advertiser is :


192) A general offer made to the public at large is valid ,& binding contract is made with a person who having the knowledge of the offer


193) Communication of the offer & acceptance can be made only when the parties are face to face


194) Quotation of price is a


195) L offered to take a house on lease for a period of 3 years at Rs.1 lakh p.a if the house was 'put through repairs & rooms were handsomely decorated'.here there is no offer since


196) 'CONSENSUS -AD-IDEM" means


197) Death of offeree before acceptance terminates the offer


198) In a self-service department store ,a valid contract is concluded by offer & its acceptance ,when


199) Which of the following results in an offer


200) An offer to be valid must be communicated to the person to whom it is made


201) X owes Rs.500 to his friend Y .Y assures X that he will not file a suit against X . Does this assurance of Y constitute 'a valid Proposal' in legal sense of term ?


202) A promise to paint a picture for B .B afterwards forbids him to do so .in such case


203) M offers to sell his car for Rs.3.8 lakhs to N.N says he would buy it for Rs.3.5 lakhs.This is a case of


204) An offer is made to Mr.Zak in a crowd,It :


205) Which of the following is false ? An offer to be valid must


206) Which of the following is false? An acceptance


207) The offer may lapse :


208) A proposal when accepted becomes


209) On the acceptance of an offer by offeree


210) A, by a letter dated 25th December ,1998 ,offers to sell his house to B for Rs.10 lakhs.The letter reaches B on 27th December ,1998 , who posts his acceptance on 28th December,1998 which relates A on 30th december,1998.Here the communication of offer is complete on


211) A, by a letter dated 25th December ,1998 ,offers to sell his house to B for Rs.10 lakhs.The letter reaches B on 27th December ,1998 , who posts his acceptance on 28th December,1998 which relates A on 30th december,1998. , the communication of acceptance is complete against A on 28th December , 1998 , and against B on


212) When offer is made to a definite person, it is known as


213) Standing offer means:


214) When the offeree offers to qualified acceptance of the offer subject to modification & variations he is said to have made a


215) Communication of an offer is complete When :


216) Which of the following is /are the essential elements of a valid offer ? 1. Offeror must have an intention to be bound by his offer. , 2. Offer must be made to a specific person /party & not to public at large , 3. Must be definite , 4. Offer can be vague


217) Which of the following offers do not constitute a valid offer ? 1. An auctioneer displays a T.V.sets before a gathering in an auction sale. , 2. Ram who is in possession of three cars purchased in different years say's 'I will sell you a car' , 3.A says to B , 'Will you purchase my motor cycle for Rs.20,000 ? , 4. Ram communicates to shyam that will sell his car for Rs.1,50,000


218) An auctioneer in Delhi advertised in a newspaper that a sale of office furniture would be held on Jan 4th,2012 . A broker came from Chennai to attend the auction,but the sale of furniture was withdrawn.The broker from Channai sued the auctioneer for loss of his time & expenses.Which of the following statements is correct ?


219) In case of general offer, for a valid contract, the acceptor :


220) An offer made to the group of people is known as a :


221) Cross offers by two parties to each other :


222) A proposal may consist of a promise for :


223) An Agreement is


224) An ad for season end sale is


225) The person making the proposal is called the :


226) When a person invites the other party to make an offer, he is said to make an :


227) An offer can be accepted by :


228) Performance of conditions of an offer; for the accptance of any consideration of a recipocal promise which may be offered with a proposal,is a/an


229) The communication of proposal is deemed to be made by


230) the communication of the acceptance of proposal is deemed to be made


231) the communication of the revocation of proposal is deemed to be made


232) The offer is completed only when it has been communicated to the :


233) Communication of an acceptance is complete as against the proposer:


234) An offer comes to an end after the expiry of :


235) An offer can be revoked at any time before it is accepted by the.


236) An acceptace can be revoked at any time before its communication reaches the :


237) Anil makes an offer to Sunil to 20th by a letter which reaches Sunil on 22nd. Sunil posts the letter of acceptance on 24th which reashes Anil on 27th. The communication by acceptance is complete for Sunil on :


238) Titu, by a letter dated 4th Jan. 2012 offers to sell his house to Tinu for Rs. 20 lakh. the letter reaches Tinu on 6th Jan., 2012, who posts his acceptance on 7th Jan., 2012. It reaches Titu of 9th Jan., 2012. Here, Tinu us bound by his acceptance.


239) Titu, by a ltter dated 4th Jan., 2012 offers to sell is house to Tinu for Rs. 20 lakh.The letter reaches Tinu on 6th Jan., 2012, who posts his acceptance on 7th Jan., 2012 It reaches Tinu on 9th., 2012 Here, the communication of offer is complete on :


240) A revokes his proposal to B by telegram The revocation is complete as against A


241) A revokes his proposal to B by telegram The revocation is complete as against B


242) On the 5th of month X markes an offer to Y, by a letter which reaches to Y on 6th. On the 7th , Y posts his letter of acceptance. Mean While, on the 6th X posts a letter to Y revoking the offer . On seeling it, y immediately sends a telegram to X on the 8th confirming the acceptance given though his letter of the 7th. Discuss the legal effects to three letters and the telegram.


243) Titu, by a letter dated 4th Jan., 2012 offers to sell his house to Tinu for Rs. 20 lakh.The letter reaches Tinu on 6th Jan., 2012, who posts his acceptance on 7th Jan., 2012. It reaches Titu on 9th Jan., 2012. Here , Tinu is bound by the offer on :


244) The offeror has right to revoke or withdraw his offer any time :


245) A sends a letter to B, offering to sell house property. He asks B to reply by telegram. If B accept by registered letter, and does not insist acceptance by telegram within a reasonable time, the contract is :


246) An offer was sent by post, the Acceptor wrote "Accepted" On the letter , put it in his drawer & fogot about it. The transaction is :


247) M offered to sell his land to N for Rs. 70 lakhs. N replied purporting to accept and enclosed Rs. 20 lakhs, promising to pay the balance of Rs. 50 lakhs by monthly installment of a Rs. 10 Lakhs each. In thise case :


248) A proposal is revoked


249) A proposal may be revoked


250) An offer may be :


251) The term 'prima-facia' means :


252) An advertisement to sell goods by auction by :


253) An offer is defined under Sec.--------------


254) Terms of an offer must be :


255) An offer is :


256) Section ________ of Indian Contract Act states that " performance of the conditions of a proposal is an acceptance of the proposal".


257) A "promise " is defined under section------------


258) Acceptance means given consent to :


259) K, an actrees was engaged for a tour, The agreement provided that if the paty went to London, K would be engaged at a salary to be mutually agreed between them. I such a case :


260) An offer which can be accepted by anyone is called :


261) Words like,"See Back for Conditions" ,"please Turn Over", "Subject to term and condition contained in Annexure", Are sufficient for a reasonable notice of special conditions to the Acceptor.


262) M offered of monday to sell his property to N by a writtin proposal which stated " that this offer to be left open until saturday 10 a.m. " In the meantime on Wednesday. M enters into a contract to sell the property to O. N. who was setting in the next room, hears about the deal between the M and O.On friday, N accepts the offer and delivers to M letter of acceptance Is N's acceptance valid ?


263) M offered to sell his car for Rs.3.8 lakhs to N says he Would buy it for Rs. 3.5 Lakhs. The Counter -Offer by N for Rs.3.5 Lakhs.


264) A promises to deliver his watch to B and, in return, B promises to pay a sum of Rs. 2,000. There is said to be a/as.


265) If a person perform some act intended by promiser as consideration for the promise offered by him, performance of such act constitutes:


266) Mr. L offered to take a house a lease for a period of 3 years at Rs. 1 lakh. p.a. if the house was" put through repairs and were handsomely decorated". Here, there is no offer since:


267) Which of the following is not an essential element of a valid acceptance ?


268) An agreement consists of reciprocal promises between at least


269) A invites B for his son's wedding. B accepts the invitation . In this case, there is a/an


270) A bid at an action sale is :


271) A mere passing utterance will:


272) M offers to sell his house to N for Rs.36 Lakhs and states in his letter that the offer would be considered as accepted if acceptance is not communicated within a certain time. Here,the letter of M would :


273) Which of the following conditions is not necessary for valid offer?


274) Nearness of relation by itself


275) Silence cannot amount to offer by conduct.


276) Yaatra Travels operates buses from Delhi to Agra. The bus standing at its Bay in the Bus Terminus is with a view to taking the passengers. There is ……… to take passengers.


277) One person wants to travel from Tirupathi to Chittgong. The bus travelling from Tirupathi to Chittgong comes to the bus station, it is an


278) A wants to go to his home at Delhi from his place of employment. He travels by bus as there is an air bus belonging to Chandra travels pvt. Ltd. which is standing at bus stand waiting for passengers. Here is


279) A bid at an auction sale is -


280) An offer which is allowed to remain an offer for acceptance over a period of time is known as -


281) An offer made to a - (i) Specific person; or (ii) a group of persons is known as -


282) An offer made to the public at large is called as -


283) M/S Law Book Company offered Books only to ICAI Council members. This Offer is generally known as -


284) K advertises in paper that any person who found his lost pet dog can get a reward of ? 5000. Any person who finds the dog can claim the reward. This is a case of -


285) A person advertised in newspaper to sell his old car. Then the offer is ______


286) A Company announced a reward of £100 to anyone who contracted influenza after using its Smoke Balls for a certain period. Mrs. C used the Smoke Balls but contracted influenza. She claimed the reward but the Company rejected her claim stating that she did not communicate her acceptance to the Company. Here -


287) L offered to take a house on lease for a period of 3 years at ? 1 Lakh p.a. if the house was "put through repairs and rooms were handsomely decorated". Here, there is no offer since -


288) M offers to sell his house to N for ? 36 Lakhs and states in his letter that the offer would be considered as accepted if acceptance is not communicated within a certain time. Here, the letter of M would -


289) ---------- precedes offer purpose of which to get a better offer from parties.


290) ………. is expression of initial intention.


291) ………. is expression of final willingness to perform a promise.


292) An offer is made with an intention to have negotiation from other party. This type of offer is -


293) In a self-service departmental store, customers' pickup articles and take them to the cashier's desk to pay. The Customer's action in picking up particular goods is a / an -


294) Notices of Tender in newspapers by Government or other bodies are -


295) Goods displayed in a shop with a price label is -


296) Which of the following is valid offer?


297) A Tender will be irrevocable where -


298) There is a Counter-Offer when -


299) When two persons make identical offers to each other, in ignorance of each other's offer, it is called -


300) When both parties exchanged identical offers, such offers are known as


301) In case of a Counter Offer or Cross Offer, one person's offer can be taken as an Offer and the other person's Offer can be taken as its acceptance.


302) When there is a Counter Offer, the original offer terminates.


303) M offers to sell his car for ? 3.8 Lakhs to N. N says, he would buy it for ? 3.5 Lakhs. The Counter-Offer by N for ? 3.5 Lakhs -


304) A offers B to supply Books at ? 100 each. B accepts the same with condition of 10% discount. It is ______.


305) When the proposal or acceptance is made otherwise than in words, the promise is said to be -


306) S offered a reward to anyone who has returned his lost dog. F brought the dog to S without having heard of the offer. F is not entitled to the reward since -


307) S sent his servant L, to trace his missing nephew. Later, S offered a reward for anyone who found out his missing nephew. L, ignorant of the announcement, traced the boy. Subsequently, he claimed the reward, when he came to know of it.


308) S sent his servant L, to trace his missing nephew. Later, S offered a reward for anyone who found out his missing nephew. L, ignorant of the announcement, traced the boy. Subsequently, he claimed the reward, when he came to know of it. L is not entitled to the reward since -


309) X is a person of 16 yrs. He enters into a contract with Y by making false representation that he is a major, This contract is:


310) Which of the following is not correct?


311) B received an offer by letter. He gives his acceptance by letter which are duly stamped, addressed & put in the letter box, This amount to


312) A, by a letter dated 10th January 2018, offers to sell his house to B for ? 40 Lakhs. The letter reaches B on 17th January 2018, who posts his acceptance on 18th January 2018 which reaches A on 30th January 2018. Here, the communication of offer is complete on:


313) In the above question, the communication of acceptance is complete against A on 18th January 2018 and against B on


314) Communication of acceptance is complete as against the Proposer -


315) Communication of acceptance is complete as against the Acceptor, only -


316) M agreed on Monday to sell his property to N by a written agreement which stated "that this offer to be left open until Saturday 10 a.m." In the meantime on Wednesday, M enters into a contract to sell the property to O. N, who was sitting in the next room, hears about the deal between M and O. On Friday, N accepts the offer and delivers to M the letter of acceptance. Is N's acceptance valid?


317) On the face of a ticket for a journey, the words, "For conditions see back" are printed in small print. The passenger -


318) An agreement to agree in future is -


319) Can a promise to pay money to a witness served with a notice be enforced


320) A gives to B Rs.5,00,000 to be given to C .B informs C that he is holding the money for him .but afterwards B refuses to pay the money .C sues B for the money .B intends that C cannot sue as he was not a party to the contract .Will the contention of B be upheld


321) R promised to pay a subscription of Rs.5,000 to S for the G.M.Fund . He later change his mind. could the amount be recovered from raj ?


322) NO CONSIDERATION NO CONTRACT" does not apply to completed gift, i.e. gifts given & accepted.


323) A find's B's purse & gives it back to him .B promises to give A Rs.50 .this is


324) There can be a stranger to a consideration but not a stranger to a contract


325) A writes to B 'I am willing to sell my car as it is today for Rs.75,000'.B replies ,'I can buy it for Rs.65,000'.A keeps quite. subsequently, B writes 'I will buy it for Rs.75,000'.there is a binding promise in this case


326) A promiser is not normally bound by his promise unless some consideration is offered by the promisee


327) J married K & left for US , promising to pay K Rs.50,000 p.m till such time J was in US .this case is


328) Can a contract which is made by a deed (i.e.a contract under seal ) be valid even if it is made without consideration ?


329) Can a time-barred debt adjust by a creditor, where the debtor makes the payment without indicating the debt to be adjusted ?


330) Past consideration is no consideration in India


331) Inadequate of consideration is relevant in determining the question of


332) Hari owes Rs.1 lakh to Maya, Maya is entitled to recover this amount from Hari.this is called


333) The general max. of law is that when money is paid ,it is to be applicable according to the expressed will of


334) A consideration is


335) Consideration & objects are unlawful when it is


336) What does the max.'Ex Nudo pacto non oritur actio' ,mean ?


337) A who is indebted to B ,sells his property to C ,C promises to pay off the debt to B .when C fails top pay B has no right to sue C ,because


338) X's brother runs away from the house .Y who is an employee of X offers to search for the brother & goes out for the purpose .in the absence of Y ,X offers a reward of Rs.1 lakh to any one who can either find out the brother or give clues enabling X find his brother.Y finds out X's brother & claims therewards even though he did not know about it earlier .in this case- Y is entitled to the reward


339) Consideration may be also be offered by a person other than the promise


340) Consideration must be


341) An essential feature of consideration is that


342) Adequacy of consideration is to be seen from the view point of


343) A contracts with B that if A practices as a surgeon within Goa ,he will pay Rs.5,000.A practices as surgeon in Goa.B is entitled to such compensation


344) M promised to pay N Rs.10,00,000.if N discovers treasures by magic .here consideration is


345) Consideration in general means


346) Which of the following is true ?


347) Which of the following is false ? Consideration


348) Which of the following is false ?


349) An act constituting consideration must have been done at the desire of


350) Which of the following is true ?


351) A consideration may be


352) Consideration in simple term means


353) Which of the following is not an exception to the rule -No consideration ,No contract


354) As a general rule, an agreement made without consideration is


355) An agreement made with free consent to which the consideration is lawful but inadequate is


356) The consideration to an agreement is unlawful if :


357) A agrees to pay Rs.5 lakh to B if he procures employment for A in Income Tax Department .This agreement is


358) A agrees to sell his car to B at a price which B may not be able to pay .This agreement is


359) What is the legal terminology for the doing or not doing of something which the promisor desires to be done or not done ?


360) Which consideration is not consideration in England?


361) The consideration should be done at desire of :


362) There can be a stranger to a/an-------------------


363) The consideration of a agreement is considered unlawful ,if it is , 1.Forbidden by law, 2. Fraudulent , 3.Immoral , 4. Very expensive


364) An executory consideration


365) Benefit to the promiser


366) Inadequacy of consideration does not make the


367) Consideration is not valid if it is


368) Illusory consideration renders the transaction.


369) The consideration may be


370) Consideration is defined in


371) Rishi promises to give Rs. 3,000 per month pocket money to his son Riteish . If Rishi does not give the pocket money.


372) Consideration must be


373) Past consideration is not valid under


374) An essential feature of consideration is that


375) Quid pro quo means


376) Case of chinnaya vs. Ramayya deals with


377) A agrees to sell his house to B for Rs.10,000


378) A promises ,for a certain sum paid to him by B ,to make goods to B the value of his ship if its wrecked on a certain voyage


379) A promises to obtain for B an employment in the public service & B promises to pay Rs.1,000 to A


380) The consideration or object of an agreement is considered lawful , if it is


381) A promise ,for no consideration ,to give to B Rs.1,000


382) Sam agrees to pay Rs.10,000 to saraswati if he brings a tiger from Sunderbans.this is a


383) A owes B Rs.1,000 under a contract ,B owes C Rs.1,000 .B orders A to credit C with Rs.1,000 in his books ,but C does not assent to the agreement


384) A pays B Rs.1,000 , in consideration of B's promising to marry C .A's daughter .C is dead at the time of promise


385) A stranger to consideration


386) Under English Law stranger to consideration


387) Sec.of The Indian Contract Act states that "An agreement made without consideration is void".


388) Ex Nudo Pacto Non Oritur Action means


389) A contract made in the form of a deed under seal is ------------ if made without consideration


390) A promise to pay a time barred debt made in writing and signed by the debtor may be


391) No consideration is required for a


392) Time barred debt is a debt which is unpaid for the period of


393) A Hindu husband by a registered document, after referring to quarrels and disagreements between himself and his wife, promised to pay his wife a sum of money for her maintenance and separate residence. The above contract is void since


394) The agreement made without consideration under,Sec. 25 (1) exception must be :


395) Two brothers, on partition of family joint properties agreed to invest in equal shares for their mother's maintenance. There was no separate agreement with the mother.In such case, the mother -


396) The inadequacy of consideration will be taken into account by court of law


397) A who was badly in need of money offered to sell his piano worth Rs.8,500 to B for Rs.5,000. B refused to buy. A gradually lowered his price until Rs.2,500 was reached, which B accepted. Before the piano was delivered A received an offer of a lager sum from X and he refused to carry out the contract with B claiming that the consideration was inadequate.; Is A liable to pay damages to B for failure to carry out his part of the contract?


398) Consideration must be something which the Promisor


399) Promise without consideration is


400) A person who is not a party to a contract but has some interest in the consideration of the contract.


401) A is indebted to B. He sells a trolly to C.C promises to pay all debts of A to B. If C fails to pay, B has no right to sue C because


402) X receives money from Y for paying it to Z. X admits the receipt of that amount to Z. Z can recover the amount from X, even through the money is due from Y


403) A Holder in due course is entitled to the amount on a Negotiable Instrument, even through there is no agreement between him and the Marker / Drawee .


404) The consideration for a valid contract should be :


405) As long as there is a consideration for a promise it is immaterial who has furnished it.


406) A promises B to given Rs.50,000, if B met A in their next birth also. The consideration of A is


407) If A promises B to give her,his house if B met A in their next birth also. The consideration is does at the words of the promisor, it is a


408) Which of the following is not correct?


409) Consideration must move at the desire of -


410) D constructed a market at the instance of District Collector. Occupants of shops promised to pay D a commission on articles sold through their shops. Money was not spent by D at the request of the shop occupants, but at instance of a third person viz. the Collector. Which of the following statements is correct?


411) Consideration-


412) Which of the following is false?


413) M, by a Gift deed transferred certain property to her daughter, with a direction that daughter should pay an annuity to M's brother, as had been done by M. On the same day, the daughter executed a deed in writing in favour of M's brother, agreeing to pay annuity. Afterwards, she declined to fulfil her promise saying that no consideration had moved from her uncle. Which of the following statements is correct?


414) Consideration in a contract -


415) Which of the following are valid Consideration?


416) If P renders some service to D at D's desire and after a month D promises to compensate P for the service rendered to him , it is a -


417) An Executory Consideration -


418) An Executed Consideration -


419) _______ Contracts are also known as Contracts with Executed Consideration -


420) Past consideration is valid in -


421) Agreement not supported by consideration is called -


422) Agreement without consideration is valid, when made


423) Which of the following is not an exception to the rule "No Consideration, No Contract'?


424) A promise to pay, wholly or in part, a debt which is barred by law of limitation can be enforced if-


425) Inadequacy of consideration may be taken into account by the Court to determine whether the consent of Promisor was freely given.


426) Which of the following is true?


427) A is indebted to B. He sells a trolley to C. C promises to pay all debts of A to B. If C fails to pay, B has no right to sue C because:


428) Rohan promises to make a gift of ? 10,000 towards the repairs of a temple. The trustees of the temple on the faith of his promise incurs liabilities. Rohan does not pay. Can the trustees recover the promised amount from Rohan?


429) Kedar promised to pay ? 5000 to car repairer the car repairer incurred expenses but Kedar refused to pay the agreed amount. Is the car repairer can?


430) A who was badly in need of money offered to sell his piano worth ? 8,500 to B for ?5,000. B refused to buy. A gradually lowered his price until ? 2500 was reached, which B accepted. Before the piano was delivered A received an offer of a larger sum from X and he refused to earn/ out the contract with B claiming that the consideration was inadequate. Is A liable to pay damages to B for failure to carry out part of contract?


431) A is a manufacturer of ball pens. He advertises in the trade press that in future the retail price of his pen will be Rupees 5 and strict action will be taken against who is not observing this price. B had read the advertisement, but he forget and retails the pen at Rupees 8. Advice A -------


432) which of the following persons are not competent to contract ?


433) Generally the stranger to a contract cannot sue


434) An agreement with a minor can be ratified after he attains majority


435) Minor entering into contracts of apprenticeship ,or for training or instruction in a special art ,education ,etc are permissible since


436) In case of necessaries supplied to a person incompetent to contract which of the following is true ?


437) Claim for necessaries supplied to a person incompetent to contract ,from the property of such person is enshrined in_________of the Indian Contract Act, 1872


438) A supplies B ,a lunatic with necessaries suitable to his condition in life A is


439) A person is deemed to be in a position to dominate the will of another if


440) A contract with the minor is


441) Ordinary ,a minor 's agreement is


442) A minor's liability for 'necessaries' supplied to him


443) Which of the following is not true about minor's position in a firm ?


444) Which of the following is true ?


445) For the purpose of entering into a contract ,a minor is a person who has not completed the age of


446) A contract with the minor ,which is beneficial for him ,is


447) Which of the following persons do not fall under the category of the persons of unsound mind ?


448) Can a person who is usually of unsound mind ,but occasionally of sound mind ,make a contract ?


449) A minor's estate liable for the_____supplied to him


450) Who among the following is not disqualified by the law to enter into contract. 1.A major person , 2. A lunatic. 3.An Insolvent person , 4.Diplomatic staff of Foreign states.


451) Which of the following is true with respect to minor entering a contract ? 1. An agreement with or by a minor is void-ab-initio , 2.A minor can be a beneficiary of a contract , 3. The contract involving a minor as a beneficiary may be enforced at the option of the third party , 4. A minor can ratify a contract on attaining majority.


452) Who can never ever enter into a contract


453) A ,aged 17 years ,falsely representing himself to be of 22 years , enters into an agreement to sell his property to P & receives from P a sum Rs.10,00,000 in advance .Out of this sum A buys an important car worth Rs.5,50,000 & spends the rest on a pleasure trip to France. After A attained majority ,P sues him for the conveyance of the property or in the alternative for the refund of Rs.10,00,000 & damages .The agreement between A & P is


454) Competenence of a party to enter the contract


455) A person is said to be of sound mind, if at the time of contracting .


456) A contract with an idiot is


457) A person who is usually of sound mind, but occasionally of unsound mind.Then,


458) a patient in a lunatic asylum who is at sound mind


459) A person can be appointed as guardian of minor's property under.


460) An agreement is not a contract if it is entered into by


461) Every person is competent to contract if he


462) A agreement with a minor is


463) In India,the age of majority is regulated by---------------


464) A minor enters into a the contract for the purchase of certain necessaries. In such a case


465) The age of majority for the purpose of the Indian contract act is


466) S, a minor by fraudulently representing himself to be major, induced L to lend him Rs.4 Lakhs. He refused to repay it and L sued him for the money The contract is


467) A mortgage was executed if favour of a minor. Can the minor get a Decree for the enforcement of the Moetgage?


468) The leading case, on the point that a minor's agreement is void ab initio, was stated in the case :


469) The person providing necessaries to minor is entitled to be reimbursed from minor's property. This is because of which type of contract.


470) A minor speculated in the Stock Exchanges and become liable to Stock Brokers for Rs.1 lakh. Subsequent to attaining majority, he gave two bills of exchanges for Rs.45,000 each in satisfaction of the original debt


471) Which of these is a not a "necessary" for a Minor?


472) Whether a party to a contract, at the time of entering into a contract, is of sound mind or not is a question of fact to be decided by the Court.


473) Parents or guardian ---------- for the breach of a contract by a minor.


474) The "capacity to contract" means the


475) Which of the following is not correct ?


476) M a minor aged 17,broke his right arm in hockey game.He engaged a physician to set it. Against whom the physician have a valid claim for his services.


477) A convict when undergoing imprisonment.


478) Where a minor has received any benefit under a contract, he--------


479) A minor, though incompetent to contract


480) In case of fraudulent misrepresentation of his age by the minor,the court


481) On attaining majority, an agreement with a minor


482) Which of these is not a necessary for a minor ?


483) A minor can ----------


484) Which of these is correct ?


485) Mohiri Bibi Vs.Dharmodas Ghose, (1903) 301 Cal. 539 case deal with


486) A minor whose property has passed under the superintendence of the Court later attains majority on the completion of


487) Chotu, a minor borrows Rs. 15,000 from Mr. Big representing himself to be of age 19 and with a promise to pay after one month. Later, Chotu refuses to repay the amount as he had spent all amount. What remedy does Mr. Big have against Chotu ?


488) If the services rendered to a minor are also continued during minority, then the minor (now a major) liable to pay for the services rendered.


489) A minor can be held liable ----------


490) Amar made a promissory note in favor of Akbar when Akbar was minor. The promissory note was minor.The promissory note was renewed by Amar in favor of Akbar when he attained majority. Akbar bring a suit against Amar on the basic of the second note. What will be the consequence ?


491) A minor in a partnership firm is liable to the extent of ---------


492) If a joint agreement is made by a minor and an adult with a third party, the minor----------- liable for damages


493) The guardian of a minor is liable when --------------


494) Minor's agreement is void / voidable /illegal / enforceable at his option under


495) A contract beneficial to minor can be enforced by him under


496) Which of the following conditions are to be fulfilled for the recovery of necessary supplied (i) material supplied must be apt to the life of the minor (ii) It must be accounting to his status (iii) It must be supplied to minor or his friend (iv) It can supplied to minor's dependent


497) Which of these has not been held as necessary


498) Identify the incorrect sentence from the following


499) An ----------- is a person whose country is at war with the Union of India


500) Can a convict enter into a contract ?


501) A Corporation can enter into contracts that are


502) The contractual capacity of a Company is regulated by


503) There was a short period war with alien country In this case, contract entered with person of such country is ----------.


504) When a person becomes insolvent, his property vests with-----------


505) A Minor's agreement is void. This was held in the case of -


506) The famous case law i.e., Mohiri bibee Vs. Dharmodhas Ghosh is related to:


507) An agreement with or by a Minor is -


508) Which of the following is not applicable in relation to an agreement by minor?


509) Parents or Guardian shall ………. for breach of contract by Minor.


510) Claim for necessaries of life supplied to a minor can be enforced against -


511) A person incurred expenses of ? 5,000 for the necessaries supplied to a Minor, can recover the said amount from the -


512) A Minor got injured in his left leg in Football Match. He engaged a doctor for treatment of leg. The doctor's claim for his services under the Indian Contract Act 1872 is -


513) X is minor who had broken his left arm then doctor had treated him. how can the doctor regain his cost of treatment ------


514) Karthik is the coach of Sachin a Minor, who joined for Hockey coaching. The Fees is ? 10,000. The Contract is


515) A person who is usually of unsound mind, but occasionally of sound mind -


516) A ' acquired certain goods from 'C' by falsely representing that he was acting on behalf of 'B' & was authorized to collect the goods .'A' later sold the goods to 'D'.is the sale valid ?


517) A ,enfeebled by disease or age ,is induced by B ,his attendant to agree to pay B an unreasonable sum for his professional services .Can B enforce the agreement ?


518) When the consent to an agreement is obtained by coercion ,the agreement is voidable at the option of


519) A being indebted to B ,the money -lender of his village ,contracts a fresh loan on terms which appears to be unconscionable .will it be presumed that the contract was induced by the undue influence ?


520) Moral pressure is involved in the case of


521) If by an agreement a person is bound to do something which is against his personal or professional duty ,or which intervenes in another 's personal or professional interest is


522) _______is the term used in English law to denote actual or threatened violence over the person or another including his wife ,parents or child ,with a view to obtain his consent to an agreement


523) A falsely represents to B that 500 tonnes of cement are made annually at A's factory & thereby induces B to buy the factory .the contract is voidable


524) Agreement with a view to defraud others is


525) A's son had forged B's name to a promissory note. B under threat of prosecuting A's son ,obtains a bond from A for the amount of the forged note .B sues on bond .will he succeed ?


526) Which of the following acts does not fall under the categories of fraud ?


527) If the contract is avoided on grounds of _________it is at the discretion of the court to direct the aggrieved party to restore or refund the benefit received


528) The aggrieved party can rescind the contract on account of fraud. Can he also claim damages from the other party ?


529) where the misrepresentation is intentional , deliberate & willful, with an intent to deceive the other party ,such misrepresentation = Fraud


530) If a discipline agrees to gift to his spiritual Guru, his entire property in return for attainment of salvation ,the agreement can be set aside on ground of


531) Mere silence is not fraud unless


532) A person to whom money has been paid or anything delivered by mistake or under coercing ,must repay or return it


533) to be covered under misrepresentation ,statement must be wrong ,but the person making it believed it to be true


534) A mere attempt at deceit by one party


535) H sells a horse to G knowing well that the horse is vicious H does not disclose the nature of the horse to G .Can X be made liable to G for the transaction ?


536) Candy vs Lindsay Case deals with


537) Coercion is


538) Which of these constitute essential elements of fraud ?


539) D was infected by disease. B his medical attendant influenced him to agree to pay B an unreasonable sum of his professional services. D's consent is not free and based on undue influence. This contract is -


540) When the consent of a party is not free,the contract is


541) Consent is not said to be free when it is caused by


542) When the consent of a party is obtained by fraud ,the contract is


543) The threat to commit suicide amounts to


544) A wrong representation when made without any intension to decide the other party amounts to


545) Which of the following is true ?


546) X agrees to sell his car worth Rs.2,00,000 to Y for Rs.30,000 only , & X's consent was obtained by coercion .Here the agreement is


547) Coercion involves


548) A threatens to kill B if he does not agree to sell his scooter to him for Rs.1,000 only .Here B's consent is obtained by


549) When the consent of an agreement is obtained by coercion ,the agreement is voidable at the option of


550) Where one party is in a position to dominate the will of another & uses his superior position to obtain the consent of a weaker party, the consent is said to be obtained by


551) Which of the following acts does not fall under the category of fraud ?


552) Where the consent of a party is obtained by misrepresentation ,the contract is


553) Which of the following is false ?


554) Where the consent of both the party is given by mistake, the contract is


555) If both parties believe the existence of the subject matter at the time of contract and such a thing is in existence , then the contract is


556) A contract made by mistake about the Indian Law is


557) A contract made by mistake about the Foreign law is


558) A mistake as to law not in force in India has the same effect as


559) X & Y both believes that a particular kind of rice is being sold in the market at Rs.10,000 per quintal & X sells rice of that kind to Y at Rs.10,000 per quintal. But ,in fact, the market price was Rs.12,000.The contract is


560) Fraud means


561) Threat to commit suicide amount to 1.Coercion , 2. Offence under the Indian Penal Court , 3. Undue Influence , 4.Fraud


562) Contract caused by which of the following is voidable ,1.Fraud , 2.Mis-representation , 3.Coercion , 4. Bilateral Mistake


563) An agreement is void when there is


564) Which of the following is an essential element of misrepresentation


565) A contracts with B to buy a necklace ,believing it is made of pearls whereas in fact it is made of imitation pearls of no value .B knows that A is mistaken & takes no steps to correct the error .Now A wants to cancel the contract on the basis of fraud. Which of the following statements is correct ?


566) Mr.K invites all his friends for a dinner on the occasions of the successful completion of his research. He wanted to take good care of his friend & accordingly be arranged a very lavish dinner in the dinner in a star hotel. On the day ,to his shock & surprise the friends could not turn up to the dinner ,consequently all the dishes & money were wasted . He was terribly disapppointed.In the above case which of the following remedies is / are available to Mr.K for the loss caused to him ?


567) G paid Rs.1,00,000 to H to influence the head of the Government Organization in order to provide him some employment .On his failure to provide the job , G sued H for recovery of the amount .Which of the following is correct ?`


568) V purchased a used computer from P thinking it as a computer imported from USA ,P failed to disclose the fact to V . On knowing the fact V wants to repudiate the contract. Which of the following statements is correct ?


569) Undue influence involves


570) A false representation exists only when it is made


571) Misrepresentation means


572) Act of assenting to an offer


573) Both the parties of a contract make a mistake


574) Mutual Consent parties means :


575) The word "TORT" means


576) A consent is said to be free when it is not caused by


577) Two or more persons are said to consent


578) anything committing ,or threatening to commit ,any act forbidden by the Indian penal code, with intention of causing any person to enter into an agreement is called


579) The unlawful detention of any property of a person to obtain his consent to a contract amounts to


580) Coercion, if employed ----------- does not amount to free consent.


581) Undue influence is not presumed when the relationship between the parties is


582) Undue influence can be exercised by


583) The active concealment of a fact by one having knowledge or belief of the fact called


584) Burden of proof under unconscionable transaction lies on the


585) any fact undisclosed in an insurance contract amount to


586) When a person positively asserts that a fact is true when his information does not warrant it to be so, though he believes it to be true, there is


587) The aggrieved party may ----------- when the consent is obtained by misrepresentation


588) when consent to an agreement is caused by coercion ,fraud or misrepresentation the contract is


589) Coercion is defined under


590) Undue influence is defined in section


591) Fraud is defined in section


592) Misrepresentation is defined in section


593) Any Breach of duty made without and intent to deceive constitutes


594) An act of coercion


595) A contract caused by consent of both the parties as to mistake is


596) Contract under misrepresentation is


597) A ,a money lender ,advance Rs.100 to B ,an agriculturist ,and by undue influence induces B to execute a bond for Rs.200 with interest at 6 % p.m .the court may


598) A contract can be avoided on ground of unilateral mistake if such mistake relates to the nature of the contract, and not to the terms of the contract.


599) In which of the following cases of the mistake is the contract valid ?


600) A fraudulently informs B that A's estate is free from encumbrance .B there upon buys the estate .the estate is subject to a mortgage .B may :


601) A ,intending to deceive B,falsely represents that 5,000 bags are made monthly at A's factory & thereby induces B to buy the factory .the contract is


602) Mistake of a fact is


603) A contract caused by a mistake as to any law not in force in India


604) A contract caused by one of the parties to it being under a mistake as to matter of fact


605) the distinction between fraud & misrepresentation are


606) Mental pressure is involved in case of


607) Misrepresentation can be committed by


608) S instructs T to enter on his behalf a wagering transaction. T loses in the transaction pays from his pocket. He thereafter sues S for reimbursement. Can S raise plea of wager ?


609) some money has been paid to a person by mistake


610) a person took some money by coercion from a person


611) The act of coercion can be exercised by


612) The word "ESTOPPELS" as per Indian contract act means


613) When the consent to an agreement is obtained by coercion, the contract is


614) The burden of proof under coercion lies on the----------


615) Coercion in English Law is called as ----------------


616) To employ coercion relationship between the parties is


617) A tells his wife that he would commit suicide, if she did not transfer her personal assets to him. She does so under his threat.


618) If a party stands in a fiduciary relation to the other


619) If the contract is avoided on the ground of ------------, it is at the discretion of the court to direct the aggrieved party to restore or refund the benefit received.


620) A Hindu widow borrowed money from a lender for the purpose of filing a suit for maintenance. The thlender advanced moneyat 100 percent lender is induce by.


621) When the consent to an agreement is caused by undue influence, the contract is


622) A money lender charging higher rate of interest from money borrowers, is an example of ----------


623) Burden of proof under a contract with pardanashin woman lies on the


624) A person is deemed to be in a position to dominate the will of other of the another if the other parson's mental capacity affected by


625) To employ undue influence, some sort of relationship between parties is


626) If the dominant party uses his superior position and obtains an unfair advantage over the weaker party,----------- is said to be employed.


627) Mere silence, likely to effect the willingness of a party to enter into a contract is not a fraud unless.


628) A duty to speak exists


629) If the party had suffered the losses using the subject matter which was represented wrongfully though he knew about the fraud then


630) X says to Y . If you do not deny it, I shall assume that the hours is sound. If the horse is unsound and X says nothing, there is a


631) Which silence does not amount to fraud ?


632) The aggrieved party can claim damages in case of


633) Silence is not equal to fraud in case of


634) A sold some land to B. At the time of sale, both the parties believed in good faith, that the area of the land sold was 10 hectares. It, however, turned out that the area was the 7 hectares only, How is the contract of sale affected ?


635) If a person sings a document thinking it of a different class such contract is


636) Case Law Cundy Vs. Lindsay and Co deals with


637) Contract can be there among two persons


638) Under undue influence


639) Pardanashin woman is


640) It is a duty to prove that the consent is taken by undue influence


641) Which of the following relationship do not raise presumption of undue influences ?


642) Duty to speak exist in case


643) The concept of "Duress" under English Contract Law is similar to


644) X offers to sell a painting to Z which X knows is the copy of a well-known master piece. Z thinking that the painting is original decided to buy it at a very high price. Is this valid contract ?


645) In one case, though the husband was a divorcee, he did not disclose the fact of his previous marriages to his wife and in law. It was held that the consent was obtained by


646) A man, by the name of Soham , went to a Jeweller shop and chose and a costly ring. He tendered the payment by a cheque , which he signed in the name of Garish, a person of a credit , He took the ring and pledged in to Bholanath , who had no notice fraud. Can the Jeweller recover he ring from Bola Nath.


647) Where he presumption of " Undue Influence" does not exists :


648) To avoid a contract under the claim of "Coercion" The Indian Penal should be in force where coercion is employed.


649) A contract which is avoided on grounds of Undue Influence may be set aside-


650) To invoke undue influence, the aggrieved party has to prove that the


651) Where some transaction is entered into the ordinary course of business; but due to certain contingencies, one party is able to make the other party agree to certain terms and conditions, then, it is a case of Undue influence.


652) Mere proof of nearness of relationship is not sufficient for the Court to assume that one party was in a position to domination the will of another.


653) A wife has an implied authority of the husband to buy articles of household necessity, if the wife


654) Fraud may be committed by


655) Where interest of third parties intervene, before the contract is avoided, such contract cannot be rescinded, even if the consent of the party is caused by fraud.


656) Sohan included Suraj buy his motorcycle saying that it was in very good condition. After taking the motorcycle, Suraj complained that there were many defects in the motorcycle. Sohan proposed to pay 40% cost of repairs after a few days, the motorcycle did not work at all. In this case, Suraj -


657) A woman falsely representing herself to be wife of a well known Baron obtained two pearl necklaces from a form of jewellers on the pretext for showing them to her husband before buying. She pledged them with a broker who took them in good faith. In this case.


658) P wrote to H inquiring price of rifle suggesting that he might buy as many as 50, on receipt of information, he telegraphed, "end there rifles" Due to telegraphic mistake, message was transmitted as "send the rifles" H despatched 50 rifles. In this case -


659) P wrote to H inquiring price of rifles suggesting that he might buy as many as 50.On receipt on information, he telegraphed, "send three rifles". Due to telegraphic mistake, message was transmitted as "Send the rifles". H despatched 50 rifles. Though the agreement is void on account of mistake, P could be hold liable to pay for three rifles on the basic of an implied contract.


660) Coercion includes -


661) N threatens L's wife that their son M would be abducted if L did not lease out their land to him (N). This is a case of -


662) Threat to commit suicide amounts to -


663) When the consent to the contract is caused by coercion, the contract is -


664) The concept of "Duress" under English Contract Law is similar to -


665) Under English Law, if the threat is in relation to goods or property of another person, it is not duress.


666) A Stronger party is able to dominate the will of the Weaker party, then it is known as _______


667) When the consent is caused by undue influence, the contract is -


668) Obtaining the consent on the basis of a relation subsisting between two persons where one party is able to dominate the will of the another is called -


669) F, a money lender, advances ? 10,000 to J, an agriculturist and by undue influence, induces J to sign a bond for ? 25,000 with interest at 5% p.m. The Court may set aside the Bond, with orders to pay only ? 10,000 at such nominal interest as it may deem fit.


670) An illiterate old woman made a gift deed of practically her entire property to her nephew who managed her affairs. The gift can be set aside on the grounds of -


671) Mere proof of nearness of relationship is not sufficient for the Court to assume that one relation was in a position to dominate the will of another.


672) Which of the following relationships do not raise a presumption of undue influence?


673) Which of the following will stand under Fiduciary Relationship as per Indian Contract Act, 1872?


674) To employ Undue Influence, some sort of relationship between the parties is -


675) Undue Influence involves -


676) Which of these constitute Fraud?


677) Which of the following is not included in the term 'fraud?


678) A promise made without any intention of performing it cannot be regarded as Fraud.


679) An intentional Misrepresentation will amount to -


680) Mere silence as to facts, likely to affect the willingness of a person to enter into a contract is not Fraud.


681) In a case, though the husband was a divorcee, he did not disclose the fact of his previous marriage to his wife and other relatives. It was held that the consent to marriage had been obtained by -


682) A buyer bought some jewellery thinking that it is real where as it is not so. The seller did not correct the opinion of buyer. Can the buyer makes any claim on the ground of fraud?


683) Duty to speak exists in case -


684) X bought shares in a Company on the faith of a prospectus that contained an untrue statement as to the Directorship of J. X had never heard of J and hence such statement was immaterial from his view point. X claimed damages for fraud. His claim will be dismissed on the ground that -


685) The positive assertion of such fact, which is not true, though he believes it to be true, made in a manner not warranted by the information of the person making it, constitutes -


686) Any Breach of Duty made without an intent to deceive constitutes -


687) Which is true statement in voidable contract, the injured party:


688) Which of the following statements is not correct?


689) Erroneous opinion as to value of subject matter is not a Mistake of Fact.


690) P offers, to sell a painting to K which P knows is the copy of a well known masterpiece. K thinking that the painting is original decides to buy it at a very high price. Is this a valid contract?


691) X agreed to purchase a ring from S. X believed that ring was a diamond ring. S knows that X was under a mistake and did not disclose the fact.


692) Peter buys a mosquito killer machine assuming that it is worth Rupees 50000. But actuallyit costs Rupees 5000. The remedy available to Peter ______


693) One Blenkam, knowing that Blenkiron & Co were reputed customers of Lindsay & Co, placed an order with Lindsay & Co. by imitating signatures of Blenkiron. Goods were then sold to Cundy, an innocent buyer. Lindsay & Co. sued Cundy for recovery of goods. In this case -


694) A agrees to sell his horse to B. But unknown to both the parties, the horse had already died at the time of making of the contract. The contract is -


695) A contract was made for purchase of certain bales of cotton to arrive by a ship called "Peerless" from Mumbai. Two ships of the same name (Peerless) were to sail from Mumbai. Buyer intended to buy cargo of one ship but Seller was selling the cargo of other. The contract is void on grounds of mistake as to -


696) P wrote to H inquiring price of rifles suggesting that he might buy as many as 50. On receipt of information, he telegraphed, "Send three rifles". Due to telegraphic mistake, message was transmitted as "Send the rifles". H despatched 50 rifles. Though the agreement is void on account of mistake, P could be held liable to pay for three rifles on the basis of an implied contract.


697) Mistake as to Foreign Law is treated in the same manner as -


698) To claim reimbursement of money paid on behalf of another persons the payment should be made bonafide i.e.for protection of own interest of the payer


699) collateral transactions to a lottery


700) X contracts to sell a stock of hay to Y ,to weigh & deliver it at Rs.100 per tonne ,A part of it was weighed & taken away the reminder .on whom will the loss as regards the remainder fall ?


701) X, an optical surgeon, employs Y as the assistant for a team of one year s and Y agree not do practice as a surgeon during this period. This contract is


702) X agrees to pay Rs. 10,000 to Y if he kills Z. The agreement is


703) In case of an illegal agreement ,collateral transaction also become trained with illegality & will be treated as illegal even though they would have been lawful by themselves


704) Contracts contingent upon the non-happening of an uncertain future event within a fixed time ,can be enforced by law


705) A Contingent contract to do or not to do anything on the happening of an uncertain future event


706) K owes a residential flat in chennai.He is entitled to quite possession & enjoyment of his property .this is called


707) An agreement made with an alien enemy is


708) A agreement for the creation of monopolies -----------


709) In a contingent contract neither party should have interest in the happening of the event other than


710) Every illegal agreement is unlawful, and every unlawful agreement -------


711) an agreement the object or consideration of which is unlawful is called------------


712) A contract dependent on the happening or non-happening of the future uncertain event is a/an


713) A contingent contract is


714) A contingent contract depends on the happening of the future uncertain event can be enforced when the event


715) Contract contingent upon happening of an Uncertain future Event cannot be enforce by law.


716) In which of the following agreement, Restraint of Trade is void ?


717) An agreement in restraint of marriage of any person other than a minor is


718) An agreement which prevents a person from carrying a lawful business is


719) An agreement is restraint of legal proceedings is void. it does not cover an agreement which


720) An agreement to pay money or money's worth on the happening or non-happening of a specified uncertain event is defind as


721) An agreement to do an illegal act e.g. to share the earnings of a smuggling business , is


722) Where an agreement consists of 2 parts once legal & the other illegal , & the legal part is seperatable from the illegal one , such legal part is


723) A contingent contract dependent on the non- happening of the future uncertain event becomes void when such an event


724) A contingent contract dependent on the non-happening of the specified uncertain event within the fixed time can be enforced if the event


725) When after the formation of a valid contract, an event happens which makes the performance of contract impossible ,then the contract becomes


726) A person enter into an agreement whereby he is bound to do something which is against his public or professional duty is ----------


727) Which of the following are covered under the heads Agreement Opposed to Public Policy ? 1.Trading with alien enemy , 2. Restraint of parental rights 3. Marriage brokerage contracts ,4. Contracts to do impossible acts


728) X is not a minor. X agrees to Y, for Rs. 1,00,000 that he will never marry. The promise of X is


729) A B & C enter into an agreement for division among them of gains acquired or to be acquired by them by fraud


730) X promises to drop a prosecution which he has instituted against Y for robbery. Y promises to restore the value of the things taken.The agreement is


731) an agreement between Kat & Rat ,whereby Kat agrees to pay Rs.1,00,000 to Rat if hew gives an employment to Kat is


732) An agreement in restraint of trade is


733) Every agreement by which anyone is restrained from exercising a lawful profession trade or business of any kind


734) X sell the goodwill of his business to Y and agree with him to refrain from carrying on a similar business within specific local limits.


735) Every agreement by which any party is restricted absolutely from enforcing his rights


736) Two or more person agree that any any dispute which may arise between them in respect of any subject shall be referred to arbitration


737) A who is a dealer in coconut-oil only, agrees to sell to B'100 tons of oil '


738) A agrees to sell B 'all the grain in my granary at 'Bhadrak'


739) Agreement by way of wager are


740) B agrees to sell to P '1000 kg of rice at a price to be fixed by M


741) An agreement made for a prize of Rs.500 to be rewarded to the winner of a house race


742) which of the following agreement are void


743) X contract to pay Rs.20,000 to Y if Y's house burnt. this is a


744) A contracts to B pay a sum of money when B marries C .C dies without being married to B the contract becomes


745) A stifling agreement is


746) If the contract is impossible in itself, physically or legally, the agreement is


747) The term object means


748) A agrees to pay B a sum of money if a certain ship does not return ,the ship is sunk the contract `


749) An act or an undertaking is forbidden by law, when it is


750) A agrees to B to pay a sum of money if B marries C .C marries D for the purpose of contract


751) Champerty implies as agreement, whereby one party is to assist another.


752) Maintenance implies financing of suit by third parties.


753) A promise to pay B a sum of money if a certain ship returns within the year


754) Contingent agreement to do or not to do anything ,if an impossible event known to the parties to the agreement at the time when it happens are


755) If the object of an agreement is to cause injury to the person, it is


756) A agrees to pay B Rs.1,000 if B will marry A's daughter C .C was dead at the time of the agreement


757) Sam agrees to pay Rs.10,000 to saraswati if he brings a tiger from Sunderbans.this is a


758) Which of the following is correct ?


759) contingent contract is defined in section


760) A contract which depends on the happening or non-happening of future uncertain event is called


761) Under English Law ----------- agreement are void


762) An agreement the meaning of which is uncertain is


763) Contracts of insurance are


764) A promises to deliver goods to B on a certain day on payment of Rs.1,000 .A dies before that day


765) A promises to paint picture for B by a certain day , at a certain price .A dies before the day


766) A & B agrees that A shall pay b Rs.1,000 ,for which b shall afterwards deliver to A either rice or smuggled opium


767) A owes B Rs.10,000 but debt is barred by limitation Act. A signs a written promise to by B rs. 8,000 on account of this debt. The contract is


768) An agreement between the manufactures and traders not to sell the goods below a certain price, to to pool profits and to divide business profits in certain proportion is


769) Illegal agreement are


770) Illegal agreement are those agreement which are-------


771) When there is a single consideration for one or more unlawful objects, the agreement is


772) If the legal promise can be separate from the illegal one, then the legal promise.


773) Unlawful agreement are


774) An agreement made with bonafide object assisting a person will be


775) The illegality of the object of a contract is dealt in the Indian Contract Act, 1872 in


776) An agreement is said to be opposed to public when


777) Wages are illegal an


778) These is an exception to wagers In Indian contract act an ;


779) The maxim "in pari delicto, portion est. condition defendentis" means


780) An agreement to buy a ticket for a lottery is not a wagering agreement


781) Which of the following is not a legal requirement of a valid contingent contract?


782) Conditional contract are called --------- contracts


783) The contingent contract dependent upon the happening of of an impossible event is ----------


784) A ----------- event means an events which is not an internal part of the contract


785) Section ----------- of the Indian Contract Act deals with "Completely unlawful object / Consideration".


786) E, an agent for a landlord G, agree for money, without G's knowledge, to obtain a lease of land belonging to G for his friend F. The agreement between E and F is


787) B is a licensed manufacture of permitted chemicals. A promise to B to supervise B's business and combine it with the production of some contraband item together with the permitted items. B promises to pay A, a salary Rs. 10,000 p.m. The agreement is -


788) In case of a void agreement, these is no legal remedy for the parties to the contract. Even the curt will not permit performance of the contract even if the parties desire.


789) In patna,, 29 out of 30 manufactures of combs agreed with R to supply combo only to him and not to any one else. Under the agreement R was free to reject the goods if his found no market for them. The agreement is -----------


790) S, a seller of imitation jewellery, sells his business to B and promises, not to carry on business of inimitation jewellery and real jewellery, the agreement is


791) Trade Combination and formed among traders to regulate the business or to fix prices are always void.


792) Trade combinations agreement like opening and closing of business ventures, licensing of traders, supervision and control of dealers, etc. are-


793) Execution of a bond requiring employees leaving the organisation to pay compensation to employer is -------


794) An employee, by the terms of his service agreement, is prevented from accepting a similar engagement after the termination of his service . The restraint is --


795) Any agreement which discharges any party thereto from liabilities under or in respect of any contract on the expiry of a specified period so as restrict any party from enforceable his rights is --


796) An agreement to refer the dispute to the arbitrator is valid in respect of disputers -


797) F agree to sell his produce to G. provided H shall come, inspect and fix the price. the agreement is ------


798) No action is allowed on an illegal agreement based on the maxim "Ex turpi causa oritur actio"


799) Where a person enters into a wagering transaction through an agent, and the agent fails to carry out Principle's instructions


800) In the States of Gujarat and Maharashtra, Collateral Transaction to a Wagering Agreement are ----


801) A, in Mumbai, bets with b loses. A applies to C for a lone in order to pay B. C gives the loan to A to enable him to pay B. In this case ---------


802) Prize Competitions which involves skill, e.g. picture puzzles, crossword competitions, athletic competition etc are ----


803) As per the prize Competition act, 1955, prize competitions in games are not wagers provided the prize money does not exceed-------


804) Contract made before war with an citizen of an alien country which are not against public policy are -


805) Which of these are not opposed to public policy ?


806) A compromise of compoundable offences valid.


807) L agrees to pay M Rs. 50,000 for suing N and in turn seeking 60% share in the proceeds received by M in the suit. This is an example of


808) X borrowed money from Y, a moneylender, On the promise that the (X), would not, without Y's written consent, leaves his job, borrow money, dispose of his property or change his residence, Agreement is


809) A local body granted a monopoly to k to sell vegetable in a particular locality, Agreement is


810) The promisor shall compensate the promisee for loss sustained by him due to non-performance of the promise, where the promisor promised to do something which ---


811) A contingent contract is a contract to do, or not to so something, if some event, ----------- to such contract, does or does not happen


812) A contingent Contract is a contract to do, or not to do something, if some event, collateral to such contract.


813) A makes a contract with B to sell a horse to B at a specified price if C, to whom the horse had been earlier offered, refuses to buy. Contract cannot be enforced by law---


814) In a Wagering Agreement, the future event is the ---------- In determining the agreement Primary


815) In a contingent Contract, the future event is a ------------ in determining the agreement.


816) ____________stipulated in a contract ,acts as a deterrent to avoid performance


817) A ,B & C jointly promised to pay Rs.90,000 to D .before performance of the contract ,C dies .here ,the contract


818) A agrees to pay Rs.25,000 to B if a certain ship returns within a year .however ,the ship sinks within the year .in this case .the contract becomes


819) Kat ,an actress was engaged for a tour ,the agreement provided that if the party went to London .K would be engaged at a salary to be mutually agreed between them , in such a case


820) In which of the following cases, the promisor is at fault ?


821) When a person has made a promise to two or more persons jointly ,then unless a contrary intention appears from the contract ,& after the death of all of them the right to claim performance rests with


822) In case of the death of the promiser before performance ,the representative of the promisor are not bound when


823) In a contract ,the time fixed for performance of the contract has expired but the time is not essential .what is the remedy of the promisee in the circumstances


824) Where the promisee has to apply to the promisor for performance ,such application should be made at a proper time & place. what is proper time & place is a


825) Assignment by operation of law takes place


826) Which of the following persons can perform a personal contract ?


827) X,Y & Z jointly promised to pay Rs.90,000 to R .Before performance of the contract, Z dies .Here ,the contract


828) A agrees to pay Rs.1,000 to B if a certain ships return within a year .However ,the ship sinks within the year .In this case ,the contract becomes


829) Where time is the essence of the contract and the promisor fails to perform his promise in time, the contract becomes :


830) Where the performance of a promise by one party depends on the prior performance of promise by the other party, Such reciprocal promise fall under the category of--.----------- promises


831) Suppose the time fixed for performance of the contract has expired but the time is not essential. What is the remedy of the promise in the circumstances ?


832) Promises which form the consideration or part of the consideration for each other, are called


833) Performance of a contract may be in the from of


834) Tender means:


835) When the promisee refuses to accept the performance from the promisor who offers to perform, it is :


836) The promises which are to performed simultaneously are called ----------- promises.


837) Which tender does not discharge the promisor from his liability ?


838) A surety made certain payment on behalf of his principal


839) A ,B & C jointly promise to pay D the sum of Rs.6,000 .C is compelled to pay the whole .A is insolvent ,but his assets are sufficient to pay one-half of his debts


840) A owes B Rs. 50,000. B accepts some of A's good in reduction of debt. In such case, the delivery of good.


841) Three persons make a joint promise .The promisor released one of the promisors


842) one person has made a promise to three persons jointly .that the person dies .No specific intention appears in the contract as to performance


843) By, the contract ,a promisor is to perform his promise without application by the promisee.No time for performance is specified in the contract


844) A promise is to be performed on a certain day without application by the promisee


845) when a promise is to be performed on a certain day


846) when a promise is to be performed without application by the promisee & no place is fixed


847) When a contract of reciprocal promises to be simultaneously performed


848) When a contract contains reciprocal promises ,one party to the contract prevents the other from performing his promise, the contract becomes


849) When in a contract containing reciprocal promises ,one party prevents the other from performing his promise ,the party so prevented is entitled to


850) Offer to perform is called


851) In case of an alternative promise ,one branch of which is legal & the other illegal .The legal branch


852) A contract can be performed by


853) Which is a valid tender


854) A owes money to B under a contract. It is agreed between A,B & C ,that B shall thenceforth accept C as his debtor ,instead of A


855) If any promisee neglects reasonable facilities to the promisor for the performance of his promise


856) Mr. X lends Rs.10,000 to Mr. Y. He later tell Y that he need not repay the amount. The contract is discharged by


857) A Tender will be irrevocable where :


858) "A" invites tenders for the specific supply of 10 quintals of cotton. "B","c" and "D" submit their tender. A contract is concluded when :


859) A promise to compensate, wholly or in part, by a person who has already voluntarily done something for the promisor is


860) A promisee can recover the promised amount of charity from the promisor


861) Latin maxim Ignorantia juris non excusat means:


862) A contract cannot be performed by :


863) If promise does not accept a valid tender or goods and service.


864) Which of these parties cannot demand performance of a promise


865) When the promisor refuses or disables himself from performance his promise, the promisee :


866) On death of promisor, the contract which involve any personal skill------------ performed by their legal representative of that promisor.


867) The liability of the legal heir is :


868) When a promisee accept the performance of the promise from a third person -------------- it against the promisor later.


869) If the promise does not accept the valid tender of money


870) Generally time fixed for ----------- is consideration to be the essence of a contract and non the time fixed for --------


871) Anita, Sunita and Neeta jointly promised to pay Rs. 1,20,000 to Dev. Anita was compelled by Dev to pay the entire amount of Rs. 1,20,000. Here :


872) A,B and C Jointly promise to pay Rs. 3,000 to D, here :


873) Reciprocal promises consist of promises by :


874) A and B promise to marry each other.


875) When the promise by one party can be performed without waiting for the party to perform his promise, the promise is known as a -------- promise


876) Each party is a promisor and a promisee in case of :


877) Sale of goods for cash is an example of :


878) Where debt to be discharged is not indicated by the debtors, the creditor :


879) Where neither parties make any appropriation the money received must be applied :


880) When the money is received by a creditor without any definite appropriation and there is also interest due on it, then the money must be applied :


881) X owns totally Rs.50,000 to Y. He sends a cheque for Rs. 20,000 starting that it shall be appropriated toward the first sum of Rs. 20,000 he took from Y.Y shall appropriate it towards :


882) When a party to a contract transfers his contractual right to another, it is:


883) Xavier, who owns Rs.20,000 to Marshall, dies leaving an estate of Rs. 5,000. The legal representatives of Xavier are :


884) Assignment of contract may be by :


885) Under ------------ , both benefits and burden attached to the contract devolve upon the legal heir.


886) Which of the following statements is not true?


887) What is the reasonable time for performing of a contract ?


888) In case of default by joint promisors, the promisee :


889) All wagering agreement and contingent contracts are void :


890) Unconditional contract are called ---------- contracts


891) A ------------- is not a game, but contingent upon the happening or non - happening of a uncertain future event.


892) Upon an offer of performance by the promisor, if the promisee neglects to provide or does not provide reasonable facilities for performance, the promisor is :


893) A promises to delivery bangs is wheat to B. In case of A's death before performance, A's representatives :


894) A servant is employed for one year on a monthly salary of Rs.1,800, the whole salary to be paid at the end of the year. The servant wrongfully leaves the service after six months. Is he entitled to any salary ?


895) A enters into a contract with B for dancing at his theater for three night for a fee of Rs.2,00,000. A dances for two nights and he falls. What remedy is available to B ?


896) X owes Y two sums, one of Rs.2,000 which is barred by Imitation and another for Rs.2,500 which is not barred. X pays Y Rs. 1,000 on account generally. Later Y sues for Rs. 2,500 X pleads.
i) As to Rs. 2,000 that it was time barred, and ii) As to Rs.2,500 a part payment of Rs. 1,000


897) Novation requires:


898) ---------------- of a contract taken place when all or some of the terms of the Contract are cancelled.


899) Contractual impossibilities are known as?


900) Time may by made the essence of a contract by subsequent notice also.


901) K sued some of the partners of a firm ABC Co. for damages but then he settled his claim against one of them and agreed to withdraw his claim against such partner and continued his suit against other partners. In his case :


902) A owns Rs.1,00,000 to XYZ co, a partnership firm, A pays the whole amount to x, a joint promisee. Later Y and Z made a claim on A :


903) A and B contract that B shall build a house for A for Rs.9 lakhs. B is ready and willing to construct the house. but A prevents him from doing so. In this case :


904) Whether time is the essence of the contract depends on :


905) Where performance of contract is remaining in part of both parties of contract, then such contract is known as


906) In case of death of the Promisor before performance, the Representatives of the Promisor are not bound when -


907) A, a singer enters into a contract with B, the manager of a theatre to sing at his theatre two nights in every week during the next two months and B engages to pay her ? 1,00,000 for each night's performance. On the sixth night, A willfully absents himself from the theatre. If A turns up after a week and B without saying anything allowed A to perform that night -


908) Where performance involves the exercise of personal skills by the Promisor, the promise should be performed by -


909) A is a dancer. She contracts with B to dance in a programme. But before due date of programme, A dies. This contract is performed by


910) A teacher enters in to contract with a student to teach for the exams, but he dies before teaching. Now


911) In case of death of a Joint Promisor(s), the Promisee can -


912) In case of default by Joint Promisors, the Promisee can sue any one of them for the entire promise


913) Ram, Lai and Shyam jointly promise to pay Mohan ? 30,000. Shyam paid the whole amount to Mohan. If Ram and Lai are solvent, Sham can recover


914) If any one of the joint promisors makes a default in making contribution. How will it be settle down by other promisors?


915) Shyam and Sunil are joint promisors. Promisee discharged one of the joint promisor. Then ______


916) The right of Joint Promisees to demand performance is -


917) X, Y and Z are partners of software business jointly promise to pay ? 30,000 to A. Over a period of time Y became insolvent, but his assets are sufficient to pay 1/4th of his debts. Z is compelled to pay the whole.


918) Reasonable time for performance of a contract is a -


919) If no time is specified for performance of a Contract, it must be performed with in a reasonable time. “Reasonable time" means


920) If time is the essence of the contract and the Promisor fails to perform the contract by the specified time, the contract -


921) If the time is the essence of Contract and it is not performed with in specified time, then ____


922) Whether time is the essence of the contract depends on -


923) In contracts of sale of movable properties, time is -


924) In case of reciprocal promises, which is not applicable?


925) A and B contract that B shall build a house for A for ? 9 Lakhs. B is ready and willing to construct the house, but A prevents him from doing so. In this case -


926) A creditor agrees with his debtor & a third party to accept that third party as his debtor the contract is discharged by


927) Partial recession of a contract occurs where the original contract is varied by


928) A contract stands discharged


929) In which of the ways can a contract be discharged by impossibility of performance ?


930) Novation can be made by


931) Section ______of the Indian contract act deals with 'agreement in restraint of legal proceedings '


932) Novation of a contract under Indian contract act means


933) For discharge of a contract by Novation ,consent of ___is required


934) In discharge is contract by novation ,the consideration for the new contract is


935) A contract is discharged by rescession which means the


936) Which of the following is /are void ? 1. Agreement in restraint of legal proceedings. , 2. Agreement to stifle prosecution, 3. Agreement by an outgoing partner with his partner not to carry on any business within a specified period or within specified local limits, 4. Contingent Contract


937) Cancellation of the contract by any party or all the parties to a conract is called


938) Substitution of a new contract in place of an existing contract is called


939) The mutual consideration for discharge by rescission is


940) Alteration


941) Acceptance by the promisee of a lesser fulfillment of the promise made is called


942) In case death of the promisor, the contract involving personal skills


943) On the performance of obligation by the parties to the contract


944) A contracts with B to supply certain goods at B's warehouse by 15th may and B agrees to pay on delivery. Both of them may agree to modify the terms, say, delivery on 18th may and payment one week since delivery. The original contract is discharged by


945) A,a singer ,enters into contract with B , the manager of a theatre,to sign at his theatre two nights in every week during next two months for Rs.100 for each night's .on the sixth night A willfully absent herself from the theatre


946) Prior to the date of performance ,if the promisor refuses to perform ,it is called


947) an agreement to do an impossible act


948) where a debtor ,owing several distinct debts to one person ,makes a payment to him either with express intimation ,or under circumstances implying ,that the payment to be applied to the discharge of some particular


949) where there is no stipulation as to payment of any particular debt


950) Where neither party makes any appropriation, the payment shall be applied


951) A contract is discharged by the operation of law


952) If the parties to a contract agree to substitute a new contract for it ,or to rescind or alter it


953) A owes B Rs.10,000 .A enters into an agreement with B ,& gives B a mortgage of his estate for Rs.5,000 in place of the debt of Rs.10,000


954) In case of Novation


955) A owes B Rs.5,000 , C pays to B Rs.1,000 & b accepts them ,in satisfaction of his claim on A


956) rescission is a contract


957) Contracting parties may not remain same in -----------


958) If the parties to a contract agree to rescind it, the original contract_________l


959) ----------- means a change one or the more terms of the contract with the mutual consent of the parties


960) Impossibility which does not exist at the time of making the contract but which arise subsequently after the formation of the contract is called


961) Where the performance of a contract becomes subsequently impossible or unlawful, the contract becomes.


962) If war is declared between India and Pakistan, then the contract entered between parties of these two countries becomes


963) In case of commercial impossibility


964) X of Delhi agreed to sell 100 bales of cotton @ Rs.1,000 per bale and deliver within a fortnight at the buyer's godown at Lahore, if these goods where to be manufacture by Z. But if Z didn't manufacture those goods, then the contract is


965) X undertakes to paint a picture for Y. He dies before he paints the picture. The contract


966) A contract is not discharged by the supervening impossibility in case of


967) If the performance of the contract becomes impossibility due to the act of omission of a party, it is called as


968) When a person is declared insolvent by the Court of Law, is discharged from all the liabilities on all contract entered into


969) The period of limitation for recovering a debt is


970) When a contract cases to bind the parties to it, it is said to be


971) A was the tenant of B's house. A purchased B's house. The old agreement between A A and B is discharged. Such discharge is called a/an


972) X contracted to sell his plot of 500 sq. yards to Y for Rs. 1,00,000. The sale deed which was in possession of Y. Before registration, X altered the deed and made 300 sq. yards. The contract was discharged on the ground of.


973) Once the promise is performed under the contract, the contract to an end. This is called


974) ----------- signifies that the parties are not further bound under the contract.


975) The contract is discharged on the ground of


976) A contract is discharged, if the is not performed within


977) ------------ means the failure of a party to perform his obligations.


978) Breach of a contract may be


979) -------------- occurs on the due date of performance or during the performance


980) -------------- occurs prior to the date of performance


981) In case of anticipatory breach, the aggrieved party can


982) Where the impossibility is unknown to ------------ the parties, agreement is void ---------- ab initio, when impossibility is -----------


983) All the contract that are entered into with alien enemy during the war is


984) Which of the following events do not discharge the contract unless specifically provided by parties


985) The remission is the valid discharge of whole of the liability under the contract. which section provides for their provision of Indian contract act.


986) Breaking of an obligation which one is bound to do a contract is called


987) No consideration is necessary for a waiver


988) A bill of exchange which was accepted by K, reaches K's hands after being negotiated and endorsed through 4 other parties. The contract is discharged due to


989) In case of alteration, there is change in the parties and new parties may be included.


990) A contract can be discharged by -


991) A contracts to sell his car to B for ? 4,00,000 and B agrees to pay on delivery. Once the car is delivered to B and B pays ? 4,00,000, contract comes to an end, This is called -


992) When an inferior right accruing to a party in a contract merges into a superior right accruing to the same party, then -


993) A holds a house on lease, After that he buys the house and became owner, The Contract is discharged by ______.


994) A Contract entered between Promisor and Promisee becomes impossible to perform due to destruction of subject matter. In this case -


995) The original contract need not be performed if there is-


996) If a new contract is substituted in place of an existing contract it is called -


997) Novation of a contract under Indian Contract Act, means -


998) X & Y entered into an agreement to buy an imported car for ? 30,000. Later on they cancelled the agreement This is known as _______.


999) When both the parties have decided to cancel the contract, it is known as ______.


1000) A voidable contract becomes void in case of


1001) Rescission of a Voidable Contract may also be revoked and the parties can get back on die original contract.


1002) Change in some or all terms of the Contract is -


1003) Ashok owes Lakhsmi ? 25,000/-. Lakshmi said that she will accept Rs15,000/- towards final settlement It is contract.


1004) A sold a tin of disinfectant powder to K without warning knowing fully that if the tin was not opened with care , it will likely to cause injury . K was injured while opening the tin .Which of the following statement (s) is / are correct ?


1005) A purchased a refrigerator on hire purchase from B & pledge with C .D purchased a refrigerator from C in good faith ,on knowing the facts B wants to recover the refrigerator from D .Which of the following statement (s) is / are correct ?


1006) A timber merchant agreed to supply best teak at a certain agreed price to a builder .Later the merchant supplied timber which was identified as ordinary class of timber & demanded the payment from the builder .Which of the following statement (s) is / are correct ?


1007) When price is to be fixed by the third party & the third party does not make such valuation ,the other party may


1008) A party entitled to rescind the contract is also entitled to receive the compensation from the defaulting party


1009) An anticipatory breach does not give any right to claim compensation


1010) M promised to pay N for his service at his M sole discretion found to be fair & reasonable .however ,N dissatisfied with payment made by M wanted to sue him N's suit will be


1011) Damages awarded to compensate the injured party for the actual amount of loss suffered by him for breach of contract are called


1012) Quantum maruit is not applicable i.e. ,there is no right to sue when


1013) In case of anticipatory breach ,the damages will be assessed from the


1014) When there is breach of contract ,special damages are awarded


1015) Only those persons who are parties to a contract can sue & be sued upon the contract .the rule is known as doctrine of


1016) When prior to the due date of performance, the promisor absolutely refuses to perform the contract ,it is known as


1017) In the case of anticipatory breach ,the aggrieved party may treat the contract


1018) In the case of breach of the contract , which of the following remedies is not available to the aggrieved party ?


1019) Sometimes ,a party is entitled to claim compensation in the proportion to the work done by him. it is possible by a suit for


1020) Generally ,Which of the following damages are not recoverable ?


1021) A , B & C jointly promised to pay Rs.60,000 to D .A was completed by D to pay the entire amount of Rs.60,000.Here


1022) If the damage which were ought to be prevented were not prevented by the aggrieved party, the aggrieved party can


1023) Ordinary damages are damages Which


1024) M a popular singer ,enters into a contract with the manager of a theatre , to sing at the theatre two evenings a week for the next 2 months & the manager of the theatre agrees to pay him at the rate of Rs.1,000 for each performance. From the sixth evening onwards ,M absents himself from the theatre.In this context ,which of the following remedies is /are available to the manager of the theatre against M ?


1025) R ,T & K jointly borrowed Rs.2,00,000 from F by executing a promissory note.T & K are not traceable. F wants to recover the entire amount from R .R objected this move by saying he is liable to pay 1/3 of the debt only .Which of the following statements is correct ?


1026) Restitution


1027) P filed a suit against Q for the breach of contract and P incurred Rs. 5,000 as cost of suit. Then, P can


1028) A agrees to deliver 100 bags of sugar to to B at a certain price on 1st September. If A refuses or fails to deliver the goods on 1st September, there is an


1029) Quantum maruit means


1030) When a contract has been broken ,the party who suffers by such breach is entitled for receive ,from the other party


1031) Exemplary damages are awarded


1032) Mr. A enter life insurance contract with X and co. On death A, X and co. refuses to pay A's wife .What legal remedy does A's wife have ?


1033) Incase there is a breach of contract by one party, the other party may rescind the contract and need not perform his part of obligations under the contract, this is called ------------- of the contract.


1034) The measure of damages in case of breach of a contract is the difference between the


1035) The damages which can be claimed only when the special circumstance are communicated to the promise are called


1036) The aggrieved party is entitled to claim monetary compensation for the loss caused due to non performance of promise. This is called


1037) The damages which can be awarded even if the aggrieved party has not suffered any loss are called


1038) Penalty is


1039) In case of breach of a contract, the aggrieved party is entitled to claim.


1040) ---------- does not exist


1041) The essence of a liquidate damage is that it should be


1042) If the damages are fixed at the time of contract, then the aggrieved party


1043) Damages which are awarded for non financial losses are called


1044) Suit for specific performance means


1045) Specific performance may be ordered by the Court when


1046) Quantum meruit is a --------- word


1047) In case a contract is completely performed, but the performance is poor, then the other party can


1048) Which of the following statements is not correct ?


1049) Claim for quantum meruit cannot arise in case of


1050) To claim quantum meruit, the original contract.


1051) ---------- means the termination of contract.


1052) Suit for injection means


1053) Suit for specific performance and suit for injunction ----------


1054) Where a party does something which he promise not to do, which suit be filed ?


1055) The party committing a breach of contract is called the


1056) ------------ is a part of the purchase price and paid when the contract is entered into


1057) In which of the following situations, specific performance can be granted ?


1058) The right to sue quantum meruit lies with


1059) When an indivisible contract for lump sum is completely performed but badly, the person who has performed, can


1060) Damages awarded simply to recognize the right of the party to claim damages for the breach of the contract are called


1061) If the compensation to be paid on breach of contract is the genuine pre estimate of the prospective damages, it is known as


1062) In case of -------------- the measure of damages depends upon the severity of stock to the sentiments of the promisee/aggrieved party.


1063) Injunction is an order of court ---------- a person for doing a particular act


1064) The law governing the payment of damages is based on the leading English case.


1065) A stipulation which provides that an increased rate of interest will be paid from the date of default is regarded as


1066) A contracts to marry B. Before the agreed date of marriage, A marries C. Here, B is entitled to sue A for


1067) In case of Anticipatory Breach, the Promisee can -


1068) In case of anticipatory breach remedies available to aggrieved party are _______.


1069) In case of anticipatory breach, where the Promisee elects to keep the contract alive, if during the time the contract remains open, some event happens discharging the Promisor from his liability, the Contract becomes -


1070) B chartered A's ship and agreed to load it with a cargo in Odessa within 45 days. B was unable to supply the cargo, but A continued to demand it. Meanwhile war broke out, rendering the performance impossible. In such case -


1071) In case of anticipatory breach of contract, the _____


1072) The remedies open to a person, suffering from breach of contract are -


1073) Where damages are not an adequate remedy, then court may order for


1074) Specific Performance may be ordered by the Court when -


1075) Suit for specific performance of contract can be instituted by the promisee, where _______.


1076) N, a film star, agreed to act exclusively for K, a film producer, for one year. During the year, she contracted to act for some other producer. In this case, K -


1077) Quantum Meruit means -


1078) S, a singer, contracts with H, manager of a theatre, to sing at his theatre for two nights every week during next two months. H agrees to pay her ? 1000 for each night's performance. On sixth night, S willfully absents herself, and H, in consequence, rescinds the contract. In this case -


1079) N singer contracted with a theatre manager to sing a song, due to her illness she failed to perform the contract, she received 20000 as advance ------


1080) Damages which an aggrieved party claims, besides general damages for any loss he has suffered owing to special circumstances known to both the parties at the time of signing the contract are called -


1081) Which of the following Damages are punishment in nature?


1082) If the aggrieved party does not face any loss _______ damages can be claimed.


1083) Which of the following is incorrect?


1084) A contracts with B to deliver possession of a house under construction within a period of 6 months; failing which he would pay the monthly rental of B. The monthly rental payable by B for A is in the nature of -


1085) Quasi contractual obligations are also termed as


1086) A left certain goods at B house by mistake & B used the goods as his own .Here A can recover the price of goods from B


1087) The basis of quasi contractual relations is the:


1088) Sometimes ,a person finds certain goods belonging to some other persons .In such a case ,the finder:


1089) The special damages ,i.e. the damages which arise due to so special or unusual circumstances


1090) X agrees to pay Rs.5000 to Y if it rains ,& Y promises to pay a like amount to A if it does not rain ,this agreement is called a:


1091) Quasi contract


1092) A wagering agreement


1093) Quasi contracts arise"


1094) Quasi contract can be created by :


1095) A finder of goods has the responsibility as that of a:


1096) Quasi contracts are called contracts in facts and not the contract in law


1097) Claim for necessaries of life supplied to a lunatic u/s 68 of Indian contract Act, can enforced against:


1098) A person,who is interested is the payment of money, which another is bound by law to pay, is entitled to be reimbursed by the other. this principle is enshrined in ------- of the Indian contract act, 1872.


1099) To claim reimbursement of money paid on behalf of another person, which of the following is not required?


1100) Under section ------- of the Indian contract act, some person have the duty similar to that of a bailee.


1101) If sales tax had been deposited with respect to an item on which was there no levy the depositor / assessee is :


1102) In case of payment of amount under mistake, the period of imitation starts from :



1103) No one should be allowed to enrich himself at the cost of the other" is the fundamental rule of-------




1104) The obligation under quasi contract is:


1105) The right under quasi contract is available against:


1106) Quasi contract under English law is also called as :


1107) The finder of the goods can sell the goods if the lawful changes of the finder, in respect of thing found, exceed ------------ of their value.


1108) A, who supplies to B, a lunatic, with necessaries suitable to their condition in life, is entitled to be reimbursed from :


1109) A quasi contract is not a ----------- contract.


1110) A quasi contract is imposed upon the parties on the grounds of the principle of -------


1111) A wagering agreement is an agreement between two person under which money or money's worth is payable by one person to another depending on the :


1112) Wagering agreements are:


1113) The transaction for sale and purchase of stocks and shares or for sale delivery of shares are :


1114) The transaction collateral to the main transaction under wagering agreement is :


1115) Quasi contracts are :


1116) Claim for necessaries supplied to an incompetent person.


1117) Responsibility of the finder of goods is provided in the Indian contract act 1872, in


1118) The finder can sell the goods if :


1119) X leaves his goods at Y's place who consumes them. Y is bound to pay the price. Y's act of consumption of goods constitutes an implied promise to pay, under the principle of-


1120) Quasi-contractual obligations arise by the principle of


1121) Quasi Contractual liabilities lead to ______


1122) _______ arises obligations where no Contract is originally entered -


1123) The Indian Contract Act deals with the following Quasi Contractual Obligations -
(I) Claim for necessaries supplied to a person incompetent to contract
(II) Reimbursement of money paid, due by another
(III) Obligation of person enjoying benefit of non gratuitous act
(IV) Responsibility of Finder of Goods


1124) In case of necessaries supplied to a person incompetent to contract, which of the following is true?


1125) Claim for necessaries of life supplied to a lunatic u/s 68 of Indian Contract Act, can be enforced against -


1126) To claim reimbursement of money paid on behalf of another person, which of the following is not required?


1127) A person enjoying the benefits of a lawful non- gratuitous act of another -


1128) A person who finds goods belonging to another and takes them into his custody, is subject to the same responsibility as a -


1129) It is the duty of finder to return the goods to true owner. Otherwise the finder is guilty of