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Property Law: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Coca-Cola uses a special recipe to create the bottled product. The recipe is owned by the corporation. KooKoo-Kola finds and uses the recipe without Coca-Cola's permission. This is an example of _____.

Question 2 2. Marcus patents a car that runs solely on grass clippings. How long will Marcus own the property rights to this invention?

Question 3 3. Before I build a log cabin on my land, I need to know:

Question 4 4. Land ownership is unique, because it usually includes many different types of rights. This is known as:

Question 5 5. The government's power to legally take a person's property is known as:

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Question 6 6. Real property includes all items that would normally remain in place when an owner of real property moves. These items are known as _____.

Question 7 7. Carrie opens a small coffee shop in a small Colorado town and names it 'Grounds'. Charlie owns a large commercial landscaping business in Los Angeles also named 'Grounds'. Charlie's company has been around for six years, while Carrie's business is brand new. Both companies claim a trademark to this name, but neither has registered the name. When Googling his company, Charlie discovers Carrie's small business and sues her for trademark infringement. What is the likely result?

Question 8 8. Bill's real estate development group distributed written plans for a new building. The plans were marked 'confidential' and distributed internally to managers. One manager, Brandon, gave the plans to a competing company. This is a cause of action known as:

Question 9 9. David wills his real property to Darlene but specifies that Douglas can live on and possess the property until Douglas' death. What type of interest does Douglas possess?

Question 10 10. Once granted, how long are most patents are valid for?

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Question 11 11. Soda-Pop asks Lady GiGi if they can use her song in a television commercial and she agrees. Soda Pop will pay Lady GiGi. This is called:

Question 12 12. Billy owns a small bakery. His business logo has a 'TM' designation on it. This means that:

Question 13 13. Marco leases the entire 5th floor of a downtown office building for his law firm. He'd like to add some antennas, for better WiFi reception, to the top of the building. Before he does this, he needs to know:

Question 14 14. Alex invents a small water faucet that dispenses boiling water. He applies for and obtains a patent. Andrew then uses Alex's design without Alex's permission to manufacture and distribute the faucet. This is an example of _____.

Question 15 15. Kelo fought New London's taking of her property, mostly on this which ground:

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT required for the legal execution of a deed?

Question 17 17. Laura invents a robot lawnmower. This lawnmower will mow lawns with no human involvement. Laura wants to protect her rights to this invention. Laura should file for a:

Question 18 18. Jan is a music teacher at an elementary school. She writes a play for her students to perform. The next year, she learns that another elementary school copied and is performing the same play. Jan never registered or published the play. Which of the following is true?

Question 19 19. Anne's grandfather wrote a very famous novel many years ago and she owned the copyrights. She recently discovered that the copyrights expired and people can use the novel as they wish. This is called:

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT an example of intangible property?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT an example of personal property?

Question 22 22. Intellectual property is like other forms of property, EXCEPT that _____.

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT automatically copyrighted?

Question 24 24. Mary buys a tract of land that happens to include an old gold mine. Mary wants to know if she owns any rights to the mine. When Mary inspects the deed to the land, she'll need to look at:

Question 25 25. Some very well-known brands can prove trademark infringement more easily than smaller brands because these well-known brands don't have to prove confusion. They can, instead, show:

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT a voluntary property transfer?

Question 27 27. Mary owns her home outright. She can sell it, deed it, or will it to someone else if she wishes. What type of estate is this?

Question 28 28. Craig now owns his grandmother's old home in rural Georgia. It used to be a very quiet neighborhood, but now it's in the flight pattern for the Atlanta airport. Craig would like to prevent airplanes from flying over his property. Which of the following is true?

Question 29 29. Frank owns several acres of rural land. ABC Mining Company is allowed to enter his land and extract copper from several mines. ABC owns the rights to the copper but doesn't possess the land. What type of interest does ABC Mining Company hold?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT protected by intellectual property laws?

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