Week 3 Quiz

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Week 3 Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the proper long form for today's date?
    • A. 

      25th May, 2015

    • B. 

      May 25th, 2015

    • C. 

      May 25, 2015

    • D. 

      The 25th day of May, 2015

  • 2. 
    On a tickler slip, the date by which an activity must be completed, or the right to do so is lost.
    • A. 

      Limitation date

    • B. 

      Tickler date

    • C. 

      Due date

    • D. 

      Reminder date

  • 3. 
    To ____________________ a lawyer is to hire him/her to act on your behalf as your representative.
  • 4. 
    The number formatting below is correct.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is not part of a letter?
    • A. 

      File reference number

    • B. 

      Matter name

    • C. 

      Salutation

    • D. 

      Special notation

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    On a tickler slip, the date upon which you will be prompted with a reminder to do something.
    • A. 

      Limitation date

    • B. 

      Tickler date

    • C. 

      Due date

    • D. 

      Reminder date

  • 7. 
    You have written a letter that has the following information on it.  You will need three copies of this letter for distribution. [Disregarding the fact that one needn't reprint additional copies for correspondence sent by electronic means (i.e. fax, email) - just count straight copies.]
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    On a tickler slip, the date by which an activity should be completed.
    • A. 

      Limitation date

    • B. 

      Tickler date

    • C. 

      Due date

    • D. 

      Reminder date

  • 9. 
    The Latin word ____________________ means "one who is entrusted."
  • 10. 
    What is the correct short form for today's date?
    • A. 

      2015/05/15

    • B. 

      15/05/2015

    • C. 

      05/15/2015

    • D. 

      05/2015/15

  • 11. 
    A Notary Public
    • A. 

      Attests to the authenticity of a document.

    • B. 

      Administers oaths to individuals.

    • C. 

      Issues a Notarial Certificate.

    • D. 

      Both a and c

    • E. 

      Does not do any of the above options.

  • 12. 
    An account in the amount of $543.15 has been rendered for your client.  She forwards $1,000.00 cheque to the firm.  The cheque should be deposited to the firm's ____________________ account.
  • 13. 
    Which of the below is correctly capitalized?
    • A. 

      The Intestate Succession Act was cited in the Reasons for Judgment issued by his Honour Justice Rooke.

    • B. 

      The Intestate Succession Act was cited in the Reasons for Judgment issued by His Honour Justice Rooke.

    • C. 

      The intestate succession act was cited in the Reasons for Judgment issued by his Honour Justice Rooke.

    • D. 

      The Intestate Succession act was cited in the Reasons for Judgment issued by His Honour Justice Rooke.

  • 14. 
    The notations at the end of a letter identifying its author and/or typist (i.e. LML/lml) are referred to as special notations. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    To permit release of personal information by a third party to a law firm, the client must execute a(n) ____________________.
  • 16. 
    Which of the following is correctly formatted?
    • A. 

      The title search revealed an encroachment on Lot Seven.

    • B. 

      The title search revealed an encroachment on lot 7.

    • C. 

      The title search revealed an encroachment on lot seven.

    • D. 

      The title search revealed an encroachment on Lot 7.

  • 17. 
    Smith & Wesson is an LLP.  Billy the Kid works for Daniel Wesson; Wyatt Earp works for Horace Smith.  If Mr. Kid misses a limitation date, Mr. Earp is responsible.   
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Mick Jagger is suing Keith Richards.  Your firm represents Keith Richards.  Which of the following is not an appropriate file or matter name?
    • A. 

      Richards, Keith RE: Civil suit against Mick Jagger

    • B. 

      Richards, Keith RE: Jagger v. Richards

    • C. 

      Jagger, Mick RE: Jagger v. Richards

    • D. 

      Richards, Keith RE: Civil litigation, Action No. 1503 12345

  • 19. 
    An example of a delivery method for communications generated by law firms is ____________________.
  • 20. 
    You have written a letter that has the following information on it.  You can print one version of this letter and distribute it to the intended parties.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False