This revision quiz is intended to assist you in the on the subject of negligence.

* 1. Negligence is a

* 2. The case of Le Lievre v Gould 1893 stated that "a person may be as negligent as they please towards the whole world, if they owe no duty to it".  Which of the following cases set out the "neighbour test"

* 3. The level of care owed to your neighbour to avoid liability for negligence is described as

* 4. "Persons who are so closely and directly affected by my act that I ought reasonably to have them in contemplation as being so affected when I am directing my mind to acts or omissions which are called in question" is the definition of

* 5. In relation to Negligence the degree or amount of care owed is

* 6. Where a person sets themselves up as possessing a particular skill which of the following is the test that is applied

* 7. A person may be held liable for negligent words where the statement is intended to be acted on.  A case that supports this and overturned previous opposing decisions is

* 8. The phrase res ipsa loquitur means

* 9. Where "res ipsa loquitur" applies

* 10. Which of the following is the BEST answer?  Contributory Negligence means that