Contractual Capacity: Definition & Cases Video


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Which of the following is a category of people who generally lack capacity to enter into a contract?

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1. What are the two tests used to assess whether a mentally ill person lacks capacity to enter into a contract?

2. Which is a case where a person would lack contractual capacity?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

There are several facets of contractual capacity. This quiz/worksheet combo will check your understanding of this topic.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Definition of a minor
  • Groups that generally lack the capacity to legally agree to a contract
  • Two tests to assess a mentally ill person's capacity to enter a contract
  • Lack of contractual capacity

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding contractual capacity
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify the maximum age for a person to still be considered a minor
  • Lesson comprehension - ensure that you draw the key details from the related business law lesson

Additional Learning

To learn more about the impact of contractual capacity, review the lesson titled Contractual Capacity: Definition & Cases. After success completion of the lesson, you'll be able to:

  • Detail contractual capacity
  • Define an affective test
  • Explain the impact of contractual capacity on minors
  • Cover the issues of mentally disabled individuals and contractual capacity