Important MCQs of Contract Act 1872 Fully Solved

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Bailment implies a sort of relationship in which the personal property of one person temporarily goes into the possession of another:

A. True
B. False

A bailment, pawn or deposit of personal property to a creditor as security for some debtor engagement:

A. True
B. False

Bano delivers a piece of cloth to Hanif, a tailor, for stitching into a suit. This will be called:

A. Pledge
B. bailment
C. both A & B
D. none of above

Anjum delivers his car to Aslam for repair. This will be a case of:

A. bailment
B. pledge
C. both A & B
D. none of above

The person who delivers the goods is called (owner of the goods).

A. bailor
B. bailee
C. both A & B
D. none Of above

Raza gave a scooter for repair to Majid. In this case, Raza is:

A. bailee
B. bailor
C. both A & B
D. none of above

The rights of bailor are the duties of?

A. the bailee
B. the real owner
C. both A & B
D. none of above

The right to retain the property by a Bailee until the charges due in respect of the property are paid is called:

A. right to compensation
B. right of Lien
C. right to remuneration
D. none of the above

If the Bailee does not complete the work within the agreed time or reasonable time:

A. he is entitled to right of lien
B. he is not entitled to right of lien
C. he is not at fault
D. none of above

Alia delivers a diamond to Latif a jeweler to be cut and polished which is accordingly done. Now if Alia does not make the payment:

A. Latif is entitled to retain the diamond
B. Latif is not entitled to retain the diamond
C. This is not a case of right of lien
D. none of above

Alia delivers a cloth to tailor for making a dress of it. The tailor promises to deliver the dress as soon as possible and also agrees to give three months credit.

A. the tailor can exercise a lien
B. the tailor cannot employ the right of lien
C. the tailor can exercise right of compensation
D. none of above

Jamshed entered in a restaurant. His coat was taken by the waiter and bung it on a hook on the wall behind Jamshed. When Jamshed rose to leave, the coat was not there. It was held:

A. that Jamshed was liable himself
B. the waiter alOne was liable
C. the owner of the restaurant was liable
D. none of above

Mohsin the Bailee made unauthorized use of the goods bailed to him by Bilal. When Bilal came to know this fact.

A. the contract becomes voidable at the option of Bailor
B. The contract becomes void
C. the contract is valid
D. none of above

Ali lets of Baber for hire a horse for his own riding Baber rides the horse in his own carriage. Now, this is at the:

A. option of All to terminate the bailment
B. option of Baber, to terminate the bailment
C. both above-mentioned options are applicable
D. none of above

Majid hires a car from Saif expressly to go from Lahore to Faisalabad. Majid drives the car with due care but goes to Rawalpindi instead. The car went out of order there.

A. Majid is not liable to pay for loss of case
B. Majid is liable to make the loss good
C. Saif is liable to bear the loos
D. none of above

Aslam bails a barrel of white flour worth Rs. 80/- to Bakar. Bakar without Aslam’s consent mixes the flour with country flour of his .own worth only Rs. 50/- per barrel:

A. Aslam h6s no right to compensation
B. Bakar is liable to compensate Aslam
C. both, Aslam and Bakar is liable to compensation scar” on with
D. none of above

A gratuitous bailment is terminated by the death of:

A. Bailor
B. Bailee
C. Either bailor or bailee
D. none of above

If the bailee gets any profit or increase from the goods bailed.

A. he is entitled to own them
B. liable to return the same to the bailor
C. both A & B
D. none of above

Nazeer leaves a cow in the custody of Zaid to be taken care of the cow gives birth to a calf. Now Zahid is:

A. owner of the calf
B. may or may. not return the Calf
C. bound to deliver the calf along with cow
D. none of above

The Bailment in which neither party is entitled to any remuneration is called:

A. simple bailment
B. gratuitous bailment
C. bailment of reward
D. none of above

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