F4 Revision Test (ENG)

Please take ACCA F4 Revision Test

To complete the quiz you must answer all 20 questions, then you will be shown the results and the correct answers.

(This quiz selects 20 questions at random from the bank of over 100 questions, so do try the test again)

1. A 4% preference share is entitled to


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2. Is this statement true? “On a liquidation, the floating charge debenture holders are paid in priority to all others.  Their claim “floats” to the top of those people who are owed by the company”


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3. The decision of a Court can be broken down into two elements. Please tick the box which


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4. What sort of remedy is “action of price”?


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5. ICC is the abbreviation for:


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6. Is that statement true? “As a general rule, an advert is taken to be an offer capable of acceptance”.  


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7. In order that a company may reduce its share capital, it requires three authorities. Which one below is NOT one of them?


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8. When an employee is dismissed in breach of contract and, as a result, they have suffered loss, this is classified as what type of dismissal?


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9. In company law what is the literal translation of “ultra vires” in the context of directors’ actions?


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10. The terms may NOT be implied into a contract by


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11. There are three ways of incorporating a company. Which of these is NOT one of them?


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12. In a situation where the Court is faced with having to interpret statute, the Court will apply the Golden Rule if the application of the Literal Rule would lead to *****.   What is *****?

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13. What is the highest court in the English legal system?


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14. What sort of resolution is required if a company wishes to change the company name?


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15. To be valid, a charge must be registered with the Registrar of Companies within how many days of its creation?


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16. What word is used to describe what has happened to the original decision when a case goes to appeal and the appeal is won?


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17. Is this statement true? “The duty of care owed by accountants is greater when advising on take-overs than when auditing”.


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18. At the first annual general meeting of a public company, what proportion of the directors must retire and (may) seek re-election?


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19. The “Boots case” illustrates what principle of law?


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20. In very rare cases the Courts are prepared to look to see who are the actual beneficial owners of a company.   This is called:


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