Ch 21 Study Guide for Test

Report
Most people make their first move
away from home and parents to live
in a/an ___________.
Apartment
Tenants have the responsibility to
report housing problems or
defects to the _____________.
Landlord
Many young adults choose to live
at ______ in order to save money
for a place of their own.
Home
Living in a cooperative is similar
to a dormitory, but students have
more __________, such as
sharing the cleaning.
Responsibilities
When you ______ a lease, you
are expected to remain for the
entire term of the lease.
Sign
A decision about where to live
will depend a great deal on
________ available.
Finances
An additional ______ is often
required if you want to keep a
pet in a rental residence.
Deposit
_________ apartments usually
come with sofa, bed,
refrigerator, and stove.
Furnished
Students who want to feel part of
campus life should consider living in
a ________ while in college.
Dormitory
List 3 things that landlords are
required to provide.
Weatherproof Walls
Plumbing Facilities
Adequate Water
A _______ usually provides the
most living space.
House
In most states, you are required to
give ____ days’ notice of intent to
vacate a rental unit.
30
When should an apartment
inventory be completed?
As you are moving in
Which of these is a tenant responsibility?
Adequate Locks
Clean and neat condition
Lighting and wiring
Smoke detectors
Clean and neat condition
Which of the following is not an
advantage of renting a residence?
A. Mobility
B. Privacy
C. Social life
D. Convenience
B - Privacy
Which of the following expenses
would probably be shared by
roommates?
A. Utilities
B. Laundry
C. Cell phone charges
D. Personal care
A - Utilities
Which of the following is not a
lawful reason to deny rental?
A. Employment
B. Credit rating
C. Rental experiences
D. Marital status
D – Marital status
Many rental properties do not provide
_______.
A. Social opportunities
B. Garages
C. Laundry facilities
D. Recreational facilities
B - Garages
When should the decision be
made about who will take items
purchased jointly when the living
arrangement changes?
At the time of purchase
You should have enough money
in ______ before attempting
your move.
Savings
Moving costs will _______ as the
distance to your new residence
increases.
Increase
__________ truck rentals are a
good idea for longer moves.
One-way
There is usually a non-refundable
_______ for new installations. (Such
as telephone, power, water, etc.
Charge
A security deposit protects the
______ against damage or
nonpayment.
Owner
Living arrangements are most
successful when roommates
have _______ personalities and
living habits.
Similar
Who usually is responsible for
making home repairs when you
rent a house?
Landlord
Is it a good idea for roommates
to have a group budget?
Yes
When you move out of a rented
unit, how should you leave it?
Leave it as you found it, except for
normal wear and tear.
An advantage of renting an
apartment, rather than buy a
house, is mobility.
True or False
True
Is it necessary to give a 30 days’
notice when you wish to move from
an apartment?
Yes or No
Yes
You will need to know the
following terms for the test.
Dormitories
Tenant
Efficiency
Eviction
Fee
Rental Agreement
Security Deposit
Landlord
Utilities
Habitable
Lease

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