1. The offer must be …………..

(a) Conditional
(b) Temporary
(c) Definite 
(d) all of the above

2. A contract is made where:

(a) A buys a book from a shop
(b) X bids at a public auction.
(c) X agrees with Y to discover a treasure by magic
(d) Z agrees to attend the birthday party of his friend

3. Parol contracts are also know as

(a) Simple Contract
(b) Format Contract
(c) Void Contract
(d) Conditional contract

4. An offer made by words spoken or written is called:

(a) Implied offer
(b) Express offer
(c) Formal agreement
(d) Informal agreement

5. A tender is

(a) an offer
(b) invitation to an offer
(c) acceptance of offer
(d) none of the above

6. An offer stands revoked

(a) If the fact of the death or insanity is known to offeree
(b) By counter offer
(c) By rejection of offer
(d) All the above


7. For an acceptance to be valid, it must be

(a) Partial & qualified
(b) Absolute & unqualified
(c) Partial & unqualified
(d) Absolute & qualified

8. Acceptance takes place as against the proposer, when

(a) When the letter of acceptance is posted by the acceptor
(b) When the letter of acceptance is received by the proposer
(c) When the offeree, writes the letter of acceptance, but doesn't post it
(d) All the above

9. Communication of offer is complete when

(a) The letter is posted to the offeree
(b) The letter is received by the offeree
(c) The offer is accepted by the person to whom it is made
(d) It comes to the knowledge of the offeror that the letter has been received by the offeree

10. The communication of a proposal is complete when it comes to

(a) The knowledge of that person
(b) The object of the offer
(c) The intention with which offer is made
(d) The facts underlying the offer

MCQs on Indian Contract Act 1872