1. Common law is a term for law that is common throughout the world. (Points: 5)



2. All powers not specifically delegated to the federal government are reserved to the states. (Points: 5)



3. Trade names have the same legal protection as trademarks. (Points: 5)



4. A crime can be committed only against persons. (Points: 5)



5. Karen is a judge hearing the case of Local Dispatch Co. v. National Transport Corp. Applying the relevant rule of law to the facts of the case requires Karen to find previously decided cases that, in relation to the case under consideration, are (Points: 5)

as different as possible.

as similar as possible.

at odds.

exactly identical.

6. In Financial Investment Co. v. Goodhands Insurance, Inc., there is no precedent on which the court can base a decision. The court can consider neither public policy nor social customs and values.

public policy only.

public policy or social customs and values.

social customs and values only.

7. In studying the legal environment of business, Professor Dooley’s students also review ethics in a business context. Ethics includes the study of what constitutes

fair or just behavior.

financially rewarding behavior.

legal behavior.

religious behavior.

8. Congress enacts a law prohibiting toys made in China from being sold in the United States. The Hawaii state legislature enacts a law allowing the sale of Chinese-made toys. Hawaii’s law will most likely be struck down under (Points: 5)

the commerce clause.

the equal protection clause.

the national spending power.

the supremacy clause.

9. Lizzie, a clerk at a Movies Unlimited store, takes a DVD player from the store without permission. Lizzie is liable for (Points: 5)


benefiting an employee.


wrongful interference with a business relationship.

10. Domino causes a disturbance at El Nino Cafe. He is arrested and charged with disorderly conduct, a misdemeanor. A misdemeanor is a crime punishable by (Points: 5)

a fine only.

imprisonment up to one year.

imprisonment up to six months.

imprisonment up to ten days.

2 Answers

  • 9 years ago
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    1. False commonlaw is another term for people who live together, but aren't legally married.

    4. False crimes can be committed against businesses or governments (embezzlement, arson, theft of services, etc.)

    5. as similar as possible

    7. fair or just behavior

    8. the supremacy clause

    9. wrongful interference

    Source(s): I am a teacher on a snow day.
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  • 5 years ago

    9. Lizzie, a clerk at a Movies Unlimited store, takes a DVD player from the store without permission. Lizzie is liable for

    CORRECT conversion.

    INCORRECT wrongful interference with a business relationship.

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