We hope that you have been through our previous quiz 1, 2 and 3. Here are some more CLAT Legal Aptitude questions. We hope these will help you in your exam. Answers are given at the end. 

Q1. Under what conditions is the defence of ‘Volenti nonfit injuria’ not available?

A) If the consent is obtained by compulsion

B) If the consent is obtained by fraud

C) If the consent is obtained under a mistake

D) All the above

Q2. In tort the private defence is:

A) Not available

B) is available to protect one’s person as under criminal law

C) is available to protect one’s property as under criminal law

D) Both (b) and (c)

Q3. Act of state refers to:

A) An exercise of power against an alien and neither intended nor purporting to be regally founded

B) An exercise of power against his own subjects

C) An exercise of power against the alien as well as his own subjects

D) None of the above

Q4. In tort, mental element is:

A) Totally irrelevant

B) Relevant

C) Relevant only in cases of torts requiring special mental element

D) None of the above

Q5. For defamation, which statement is correct?

A) Intention to defame is not necessary

B) Intention to defame is necessary

C) Statement made believing is to be innocent makes a difference

D) Neither (a) or (c)

Q6. Public nuisance is:

A) An offence

B) Is a civil wrong

C) Both an offence and civil wrong

D) None of these

Q7. The maxim ‘res-ipsa loquitur’ refers to a:

A) Rule of law

B) Rule of procedure

C) Rule of evidence

D) Rule of negligence

Q8. Electricity comes under:

A) Private nuisance

B) Any nuisance

C) Public nuisance

D) None of the above

Q9. Under what category can fumes be included?

A) Trespass

B) Negligence

C) Public nuisance

D) Private nuisance

Q10. Civilized nations recognize:

A) Principles of municipal law.

B) Subsidiary means of determination of international law

C) Both (a) and (b)

D) Neither (a) nor (b)

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