Legal Aptitude is an important section of CLAT exam. We are giving here some questions of CLAT Legal Aptitude based on the topic constitution and law. We hope that it will help you in your exam. 

Q1. Which of the following statement is true in case of a bailable offence?

A) Conditions can be imposed while granting bail by the police officer

B) Conditions can be imposed while granting bail by the court

C) No condition can be imposed while granting bail by the police officer or by the court

D) Only mild conditions can be imposed by the court

Q2. Under section 161 of Cr. PC, if a witness refuses to answer any question, under which section would it be considered as an offence

A) Section 176, IPC

B) Section 179, IPC

C) Section 187, IPC

D) Neither (a) nor (b) nor (c)

Q3. Taking cognizance is considered as a/an ………… function.

A) Judicial

B) Administrative

C) Supervisory

D) None of these

Q4. The magistrate, while passing an order for disposal of property has to decide

A) The question of title

B) The question of entitlement of possession without deciding the title

C) The question of title as well as the question of entitlement of possession

D) The question of entitlement of possession on the basis of decision as to the question

Q5. What ‘does the maxim ‘de minimus non curat lex’ mean?

A) The law would not take action on small and trifling matter

B) The law does not ignore any act which causes the slightest harm

C) The law would not take action in serious matters

D) None of these

Q6. In a case of free fight between two parties, the Right to Private Defence is

A) Available to both the parties

B) Available to individual against individual

C) Not available to either party

D) Available only to one party

Q7. In terms of ‘defence of insanity’ the word ‘wrong’ refers to

A) A legal wrong

B) A civil wrong

C) A moral wrong

D) Moral as, well as legal wrong

Q8. In kidnapping, the consent of minor is considered as

A) Wholly immaterial

B) Partly immaterial

C) Wholly material

D) Partly material

Q9. In which condition is lunacy a good defence?

A) If the act was committed during the period when the person was of sound mind

B) If the act was committed during the period when the person was of unsound mind

C) Irrespective of the lucid or non-lucid intervals of the concerned person

D) None of the above conditions

Q10. What does ‘Wrongful gain’ mean?

A) Gain by lawful means of property which the person gaining is not entitled

B) Gain by unlawful means of property which the person gaining is not entitled

C) Gain by unlawful means of property which the person gaining is entitled

D) All the above

CLAT Legal Aptitude , English, Reasoning, Maths

General Knowledge, Science, History, Geography

Answers:

1. c         2. d         3. a         4. b         5. a

6. c         7. d         8. a         9. b         10. b