Boomer v. Atlantic Cement Company Court Case

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The plaintiffs in this case were seeking damages for which nuisances?

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1. Which of the following outcomes was the plaintiffs seeking?

2. What was the outcome of the first trial in 1967?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet set helps you measure your knowledge of Boomer v. Atlantic Cement Company. You must discuss the case and its outcome.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz/worksheet combo, you'll test your understanding of:

  • The goals of the plaintiffs
  • How this case was resolved
  • The nuisances cited in this lawsuit

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as what the plaintiffs of this case wanted to achieve
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what types of nuisance the plaintiffs claimed in this case
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the initial and appellate outcome of this case

Additional Learning

If you would like to get a better understanding of this legal case, review the lesson titled Boomer v. Atlantic Cement Company Court Case. This lesson will explain:

  • The effects of the cement plant on surrounding residents
  • Arguments made by a dissenting judge on the appellate court
  • The amount of damages initially awarded to plaintiffs
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