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All About Law - Chapter 18 Self-Quiz


 

Multiple Choice

Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

 

1. 

Each province or territory requires a landlord to provide a tenant with a copy of

a.

the Residential Tenancy Act

c.

a sublet agreement

b.

the signed lease

d.

a final agreement of purchase and sale

 

 

 

 

 

2. 

Siony and Ludmila signed a lease as joint tenants. Siony was moved to another city by her company. Ludmila

a.

is now liable for only half of the rent

c.

is liable for the whole rent

b.

can terminate the lease

d.

can legally demand a rent reduction

 

 

 

 

 

3. 

Berta rented an apartment to Howard. Howard let two of his friends live there with him but did not tell Berta. He also did not pay the rent. Berta got Howard evicted, and said the friends had to go too. Did the friends have to go too?

a.

No, because they weren't tenants.

d.

a and c are both right.

b.

Yes, because they weren't tenants.

e.

None of the above.

c.

No, because it isn't their fault.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4. 

Nikolai complains to the rental tribunal that his apartment is very cold. His landlord, Rentals Inc., counters that the temperature is legal. Does Nikolai owe rent during the dispute?

a.

No, because he isn't getting service.

c.

Yes, Nikolai should mitigate his loss.

b.

Yes, because the dispute does not dissolve legal obligations.

d.

No, because the situation is unjust.

 

 

 

 

 

5. 

How is an agreement for a typical residential tenancy prepared?

a.

A lawyer draws it up for both parties.

c.

The Rental Housing Tribunal issues it.

b.

Each party has its own lawyer.

d.

A valid standard form is purchased.

 

 

 

 

 

6. 

Who can forcibly evict a tenant for non-payment of rent?

a.

the sheriff

c.

both the sheriff and the landlord

b.

the landlord

d.

the rental housing dispute mediator

 

 

 

 

 

7. 

In a residential tenancy, whose responsibility is it to first identify the need for minor repairs?

a.

the rental housing tribunal

c.

the landlord

b.

the tenant

d.

all of the above

 

 

 

 

 

8. 

Which of the following is not a reason  the landlord may enter the tenant's rented premises?

a.

duty to report suspected drug use

d.

tenant agrees to admit landlord

b.

emergency

e.

a and c are both right

c.

proper notice has been given

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9. 

Vanna, who had signed a lease for two years, wanted to move after a year. She persuaded coworker Stepan to rent her apartment for the remaining year and the landlord agreed. This arrangement is called

a.

sublet

c.

surrender of lease

b.

assignment

d.

writ of possession

 

 

 

 

 

10. 

Fazal rented a three-bedroom apartment and sublet two of the bedrooms to Winnie and Gayle. He did not renew the lease, and moved out. Do Winnie and Gayle have a legal right to stay?

a.

Yes, otherwise they would be homeless.

c.

No, they are illegal tenants.

b.

No, they must go where Fazal goes.

d.

Yes, if they sign new lease with landlord.

 

 

 

 

 


 

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