Free Consent

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  • 1. 
    The term 'consent' is defined in 
    • A. 

      Section 12

    • B. 

      Section 13

    • C. 

      Section 14

    • D. 

      Section 15

  • 2. 
    The term 'free consent' is defined in 
    • A. 

      Section 12

    • B. 

      Section 13

    • C. 

      Section 14

    • D. 

      Section 15

  • 3. 
    Two or more persons are said to consent when they agree upon the
    • A. 

      Same thing in the same sense

    • B. 

      Same thing in the different sense

    • C. 

      Different thing in the different sense

    • D. 

      Different thing in the same sense

  • 4. 
    The ' consent' means that the parties should have identity of mind i.e., they should agree on the same thing in the same sense, under English Law it is called
    • A. 

      Error in consensus

    • B. 

      Error in causa

    • C. 

      Consensus ad idem

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 5. 
    A had two scooters one green and the other white, and offered to sell his green scooter to B for Rs. 10,000. B accepted the offer believing it to be for white. In this case, no contract. Arises between A and B as there is no
    • A. 

      Consensus ad idem

    • B. 

      Error in consensus

    • C. 

      Error in causa

    • D. 

      Both (a) and (b)

  • 6. 
    The cases of 'no consent i.e., when there is no consent at all, are described by Salmond as
    • A. 

      Error in causa

    • B. 

      Error in consensus

    • C. 

      Consensus ad idem

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 7. 
    Error in consensus is the complete absence of consent and prevents the existence of following essential element of a contract
    • A. 

      Competence of parties

    • B. 

      Consideration

    • C. 

      Consensus ad Idem

    • D. 

      Offer and p[; V-Oacceptance

  • 8. 
    In case there is error in consensus , the agreement is 
    • A. 

      Void

    • B. 

      Valid

    • C. 

      Voidable

    • D. 

      Unlawful

  • 9. 
    The cases of "no free consent' i.e., when tne consent is there, there, but the same is not free, are described by salmond as
    • A. 

      Error in causa

    • B. 

      Error in consensus

    • C. 

      Consensus ad idem

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 10. 
     In cases there iserror in causa,i.e., when the consent is there, but the contract is
    • A. 

      Void

    • B. 

      Valid

    • C. 

      Voidable

    • D. 

      Unlawful

  • 11. 
    The consent of a party is not free when it is caused by
    • A. 

      Coercion

    • B. 

      Undue influence

    • C. 

      Misrepresentation

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 12. 
    The consent of a party is not free when it is caused by 
    • A. 

      Fraud

    • B. 

      Mistake

    • C. 

      Both of these

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 13. 
    Which of the following elements do not affect the free consent of the parties ?
    • A. 

      Coercion

    • B. 

      Fraud

    • C. 

      Incompetency

    • D. 

      Mistake

  • 14. 
    Which of the following elements do not affect the free p[;'-0consent of the parties ?
    • A. 

      Void

    • B. 

      Voidable

    • C. 

      Valid

    • D. 

      Illegal

  • 15. 
    In cases where both the parties to an agreement are under a mistake as to the fact essential to the agreement, the agreement is 
    • A. 

      Void

    • B. 

      Voidable

    • C. 

      Valid

    • D. 

      Illegal

  • 16. 
    In which of the following cases, of mistake of both the parties, the contract is void ab initio because of complete absence of consent ?
    • A. 

      Where there is error as to the nature of the contract

    • B. 

      Where there is error as to the identify of the parties

    • C. 

      Where there is error as to the subject- matter of the contract

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 17. 
    The effect of 'no free consent' and 'no consent at all' is the same on the validity of a contract as in the cases, the contract is voidable.
    • A. 

      True,as all the elements affecting consent render the contract voidable

    • B. 

      False,as 'no consent all' covers the case of mistake of both the parties as to the fact essential to the contract. Which makes void ab initio

  • 18. 
    The term 'coercion' is defined  in
    • A. 

      Section 15

    • B. 

      Section 16

    • C. 

      Section 17

    • D. 

      Section 18

  • 19. 
    Committing any act forbidden by the Indian Penal Code(i.e., Committing an offence ) with the intention of obtaining the consent to a contract, amounts to
    • A. 

      Fraud

    • B. 

      Misrepresentation

    • C. 

      Coercion

    • D. 

      Undue influence

  • 20. 
    Threat to commit any act forbidden by the Indian Penal Code in order to obtain consent to a contract, amount to
    • A. 

      Mistake

    • B. 

      Misrepresentation

    • C. 

      Coercion

    • D. 

      Undue influence