Family Property
family structures
children
Common law relationships
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What is a Matrimonial home?

The home which spouses live in while married

100

True or false

The Family Law Act is a federal law 

false 

100

True or false?

sole custody is when one parent gets full custody of a child

true

100

Which spouse can get spousal support?

either person can ask their partner to help them support them after the relationship

100

define what custody is

determines which parent is more suitable to take care of the child based on his/her best interests. 

200

would a family car be an asset or a non asset? 

family asset 

200

True Or false

the percentage of marriages occurring in canada has increased 

false 

200

true or false

Other methods before going to court are offered to couples wanting to get separated.

True, therapy and family mediation are examples of services that can help with family conflicts

200

do people in common law relationships live together

yes 

200

what are some ways to prevent divorce?

couples therapy, communication, etc.

300

Define non family asset

Property owned by one spouse that is not used for a family purpose. 

300

Name 2 factors that have contributed to changing family structures in BC? 

Seperation rates, increase in common law couples, traditions and values of immigrants, declining fertility. 

300

is the parents relationship is the most important in the court of law

No, the childs is 

300

is common law relationship the same as legal marriage? 

no, common law marriage is when individuals live together, but not in an official way. 

300

What are some responsibilities of judges? 

financial situations, arranging adoption, managing siblings

400

what is an example of a non family asset 

pension funds 

400

True or false? 

The family law act focuses mainly on division of property and spousal support.

False, it emphasizes on the child's well being and best interest. 

400
How much can you get charged for not reporting child abuse?

up to $10,000

400

do common law relationships end with a divorce?

they do not require a divorce

400

Can authorities enter a property without a warrant? 

They need a search warrant. However, if the conflict seems extremely of concern, then they can enter. 
500

what is family asset? 

property owned by one or both spouses and are ordinarily used for family purpose.

500

what year did the first divorce act in canada come into effect?

1968

500

Name 4 different types of abuse and explain them.

physical, sexual, emotional, and neglect

500

what makes a relationship common law?

when two people make a life together, but are not officially married.
500

Can a custody order ever be changed in court? 

Yes, a order can be reviewed in court several years later. the childs safety is their main priority.

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