CLAT (Common Law Admission Test) Legal-Aptitude: Questions 231 - 233 of 1064

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Question number: 231

» Tort

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

PRINCIPLE: Everybody is under a legal obligation to take reasonable care to avoid an act or omission which he can foresee would injure his neighbor. The neighbor for this purpose, is any person whom he should have in his mind as likely to be affected by his act. FACT: Krishnan, while driving a car at high speed in a crowded road, knocked down a cyclist. The cyclist died on the spot with a lot of blood spilling around, Lakshmi, a pregnant woman passing by, suffered from a nervous shock, leading to abortion. Lakshmi filed a suit against Krishnan claiming damages.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Krishna will be liable to Lakshmi because he failed to drive carefully

b.

Krishna will not be liable, because he could not have foreseen Lakshmi suffering from nervous shock as a result of his act.

c.

Krishna will be liable, because he owed a duty of reasonable care to everybody on the road including Lakshmi

d.

All of the above

Question number: 232

» Law: Nature and Classification

Appeared in Year: 2010

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Question

Fiduciary relationship is relationship based on

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Blood relationship

b.

Trust

c.

Contract

d.

Money

Question number: 233

» Law: Nature and Classification

Appeared in Year: 2008

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following is considered as bulwark of personal freedom?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Quo Warranto

b.

Habeas Corpus

c.

Certiorari

d.

Mandamus

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