What is Title Insurance? - Definition & Purpose


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What is an encumbrance?

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1. An involuntary encumbrance is _____.

2. Which of the following is an example of a voluntary encumbrance?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet have been created to help you review title insurance and its purpose. You will be quizzed on terms, such as encumbrance and involuntary encumbrance.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these tools to check your knowledge of the following terms:

  • Indemnify
  • Title insurance
  • Encumbrance
  • Voluntary encumbrance
  • Involuntary encumbrance

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as title insurance and indemnify
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about examples of involuntary encumbrance
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to review characteristics of title insurance

Additional Learning

Still hoping to learn more about title insurance? You are in luck because you can use the lesson What is Title Insurance? - Definition & Purpose, which will help you:

  • Define title
  • Determine what title insurance provides
  • Compare and contrast involuntary and voluntary encumbrance
  • Learn what an owner's policy protects