Final Principles Rooks

Final Principles Rooks - Practice Final Examination...

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Practice Final Examination – Principles El Camino College 1. Which of the following is NOT a test to determine whether an item is a fixture? A. Adaptability C. Intention B. Date of purchase D. Agreement 2. When an improvement is permanently attached to real property it becomes: A. private property C. real property B. personal property D. none of the above 3. Which of the following is NOT a section and township starting point? A. Humboldt C. Blythe B. Mt. Diablo D. San Bernardino 4. How many square feet are in an acre? A. 345 C. 43,560 B. 100,000 D. 435 5. Which of the following is NOT a recognized legal method of land description? A. Metes and Bounds C. Lots, Blocks and Tracts B. Satellite Tracking D. Sections and Townships 6. 1/4 of a section is 1/2 mile by 1/2 mile and has how many acres? A. 320 C. 240 B. 160 D. 120 7. Real property consists of: A. Iand and structures on the land C. anything appurtenant to the land B. anything incidental to the land D. all of the above 8. Which of the following is FALSE concerning a grant deed? A. The key word is “grant.” C. It is considered executed when signed by the grantor. B. It is signed only by the grantee. D. Grant deeds contain implied warranties. 9. A person who is authorized by the Secretary of State to witness the acknowledgment of documents is known as a(n): A. administrator C. document doctor B. librarian D. notary public 10. Grantor A conveys some property to his wife to be used during her lifetime. Upon her death, the property is to go to their daughter. In this example, their daughter would be receiving: A. an estate in remainder C. a less-than-freehold estate B. an estate in waiting D. a special limitation
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11. What is the legal process of making an instrument an official part of the county records? A. Acknowledgment C. Constructive notice B. Recording D. All of the above 12. Bob, Carla, and David own a property together as joint tenants. David decides to give his interest to his son as a wedding present. What type of interest in the property does the son obtain? A. Joint tenancy C. Limited partnership B. Tenancy in common D. None of the above 13. What is NOT one of the four unities involved in the establishment of a joint tenancy? A. Conveyance C. Time B. Title D. Interest 14. The greatest and most complete form of ownership known to the law is: A. estate at will C. estate for years B. estate in fee D. none of the above 15. You are a landlord who discovers that one of your tenants is having new carpet installed in his apartment without your consent. To protect yourself, you should file a(n): A. cease and desist order C. unlawful detainer action B. mechanic’s lien D. notice of non-responsibility 16. An example of a voluntary lien is: A. trust deed C. tax assessment B. mechanic’s lien D. all of the above 17. Easements appurtenant are for the benefit of: A. adjoining landowners C. the general public B. homesteaded landowners D. government use only 18. Easements are created by:
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This note was uploaded on 04/24/2008 for the course REAL ESTAT 210 taught by Professor Ghidella during the Spring '08 term at City.

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