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Contracts: Assignment and Delegation: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. An assignor can revoke an assignment by:

Question 2 2. I agree to mow Brown's lawn for $25 each week. After three weeks, I hurt my back and am now unable to mow lawns. I ask White to mow my lawns for me. I tell White that he can keep the money he earns. Brown agrees to let White mow his lawn for me. In this scenario, I am the:

Question 3 3. Which type of assignment generally cannot be transferred from one company to another?

Question 4 4. I agree to mow Brown's lawn for $25 each week. After three weeks, I hurt my back and am now unable to mow lawns. I ask White to mow my lawns for me. I tell White that he can keep the money he earns. Brown agrees to let White mow his lawn for me. White mows Brown's lawn two weeks in a row but Brown refuses to pay White. White can:

Question 5 5. What effect does the death or bankruptcy of the assignor have on the assignment?

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Question 6 6. When one party to a contract extends only the benefits of the contract to another party it is called:

Question 7 7. Delegation occurs when a party to the contract transfers _____.

Question 8 8. I agree to mow Brown's lawn for $25 each week. After three weeks, I hurt my back and am now unable to mow lawns. I ask White to mow my lawns for me. I tell White that he can keep the money he earns. Brown agrees to let White mow his lawn for me. In this scenario, Brown is the:

Question 9 9. I agree to mow Brown's lawn for $25 each week. After three weeks, I hurt my back and am now unable to mow lawns. I ask White to mow my lawns for me. I tell White that he can keep the money he earns. Brown agrees to let White mow his lawn for me. In this scenario, White is the:

Question 10 10. Jeremy wrote a letter promising a donative assignment of his car to Susie. Jeremy has now decided he would like to revoke this assignment. Will he be able to do so?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is a true statement regarding assignments?

Question 12 12. Sue's Cleaning Service is under contract to clean the offices of Park Motors. Sue owes Bill's Janitorial Supply for some specialty cleaners. Sue assigns only the rights to her contract with Park Motors to Bill's Janitorial Supply to pay what she owes. Park Motors is now obligated to pay Bill's Janitorial Supply. In this agreement, Park Motors becomes the

Question 13 13. A pharmaceutical company has signed a contract with the government for a new flu vaccine in return for financial payment. They have let a small PR company handle the marketing strategy of their vaccine, but have otherwise executed the contract themselves. Why is this an example of delegation?

Question 14 14. A writer has made a deal with a publishing company which has delegated the proofing and spelling check to an outside company. The proofing company has not completed its job by the deadline and has thus cost both the writer and the publishing company a large amount of money. Who can be held legally liable in such a scenario?

Question 15 15. Thomson Pharmaceuticals has commissioned New Wave to design their new marketing strategy for $200,000. New Wave always uses the services of the legal firm Reuters and Sons and delegated creating part of the website to an IT company called Professional Industries. Identify the original obligor from the above scenario:

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Question 16 16. Jim's Lawn Mowing eagerly accepts the contract rights to complete the mowing sessions for Silver Cliff's clients. In this agreement, Jim's Lawn Mowing would be considered which party?

Question 17 17. What happens when a party relies on a gratuitous promise to their substantial detriment?

Question 18 18. Silver Cliff Landscaping provides contract rights to Jim's Lawn Mowing to complete scheduled mowing sessions for their clients. In this situation, Silver Cliff Landscaping is acting in what capacity?

Question 19 19. In which of the following cases will delegation generally be prohibited?

Question 20 20. Which is better for the assignee, an assignment of contract or an assignment of rights?

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