1) Which section of Indian contract Act provides that agreement contingent on impossible event is void ?
A) Section 31
B) Section 36
C) Section 35
D) Section 33
Answer : B
2) Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched ?
A) Satyabrat Ghosh Vs Mugneetam : doctrine of frustration
B) Shri Krishna Vs University of kurukshetra : contingent contract
C) Hochester Vs De La Tour : Anticipatory branch of contract.
D) Hardly Vs Baxendale : damages for breach of contract.
3) A contingent contract :
A) A valid contract
B) Is a voidable contract
C) Is a contract void - ab - initio
D) Is a contract which becomes void when the event becomes impossible.
Answer : D
4) A promises to pay 5,000 to B if his house is burnt . This is a :
A) Wagering contract
B) Contingent contract
C) Quasi contract
D) Contract of bailment
Answer : B
5) A agrees to pay B , a sum of money if a certain ship does not return. This ship is sunk. The contract can be enforced:
A) When the ship sinks
B) When the ship returns
C) When the ship does not sink
D) When the ship moves
Answer : A