Midterm 1 Sample Multiple Choice Questions Essay

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CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY
BUSINESS LAW AND ETHICS: Midterm exam

Total Value: 25 Marks Date: September 30th, 2009
Instructor: Benito Aloe Time: 40 minutes

Name: _____________________Signature: ___________________ID No:________
Course materials permitted: None. Concordia Academic Code of Conduct will be strictly enforced. unless otherwise indicated. Choose the most appropriate, accurate or correct answer. Answers on questionnaire will not be corrected. At the end of the exam return the questionnaire and answer sheet. DO NOT WRITE ON THE QUESTIONNAIRE. ONE POINT PER QUESTION

1. Which of the following best describes the justification for “Affirmative Action”?
a) Women and visible minorities are victims of systemic
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Which of the following best describes the Charter remedy for punitive damages for infringement of your rights or freedoms?
a) You are entitled to insist on criminal charges and the person will be fined;
b) You are entitled to insist on criminal charges and the person will be fined in the case of intentional discrimination;
c) You may receive additional damages if you can show pain and suffering;
d) You may receive additional damages to set an example and deter further infringement;
e) You may receive additional damages only in the case of intentional discrimination to set an example and deter further infringement;

7. Which of the following statements is true of the relationship between law and ethics?
a) Ethics do not apply to business unless the business adopts them as policy;
b) Laws cannot be adopted unless they are first accepted as rules of ethics;
c) What is unethical is necessarily illegal;
d) What is unethical is not necessarily illegal;
e) Only (a) and (d);

8. Which of the following best describes the term “Affirmative Action”?
a) Women and visible minorities are
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