# Quiz 15: The Cost of Home Ownership

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Q 2Q 2

The amount of the down payment one makes on a home directly affects the size of the monthly payment.

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Q 5Q 5

Graduated payments let the borrower pay more at the beginning of the mortgage and make lower payments later.

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Q 8Q 8

The total of all monthly payments plus the amount of the mortgage equals the total cost of interest.

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Q 13Q 13

A larger down payment is needed for a 15-year fixed rate mortgage than for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage.

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Q 17Q 17

From the table in the handbook, the monthly payment on a home purchased for $120,000 with 20% down at 8% for 25 years is $741.12.

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From the table in the handbook, the monthly payment on a home purchased for $150,000 with 30% down at 13% for 30 years is $1,132.53.

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Q 19Q 19

A monthly payment of $850 on a 30-year $80,000 mortgage results in a total cost of interest of $226,000.

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Using the table in the handbook, the total cost of interest on a home purchased for $200,000 with 30% down at 7% for 35 years is $235,732.

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Q 21Q 21

Bill's monthly payment is $1,056 per month. The principal is $100,000 at a rate of 12 1/2% for 35 years. The amount of interest for Bill's first payment is $1,011.67.

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Q 22Q 22

Abby's monthly payment is $781.60 per month. The principal is $80,000 at a rate of 11 1/2% for 35 years. The principal reduction after the first mortgage payment is $14.93.

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Q 23Q 23

A variable rate mortgage means:
A)The interest rate is not fixed
B)The interest rate is fixed for five years
C)The rate is not subject to change
D)Larger monthly payments than a fixed rate
E)None of these

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Q 24Q 24

Graduated payments result in the borrower paying:
A)More at the beginning of the mortgage
B)Less at the beginning of the mortgage
C)Less at the end of the mortgage
D)The mortgage at 1/2 the standard rate
E)None of these

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Q 25Q 25

Points represent:
A)2% of the amount of the loan
B)Monthly payments
C)An additional cost of receiving the mortgage
D)3% up-front payment
E)None of these

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Q 26Q 26

Megan Mei is charged 2 points on a $120,000 loan at the time of closing. The original price of the home before the down payment was $140,000. The points in dollars cost Megan:
A)$2,400
B)$2,800
C)$4,200
D)$8,200
E)None of these

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Q 27Q 27

All mortgage payments must be paid:
A)Weekly
B)Monthly
C)Biweekly
D)Semiannually
E)None of these

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Q 28Q 28

Ben Brown bought a home for $225,000. He put down 20%. The mortgage is at 6 ½% for 30 years. Using the table in the handbook, his monthly payment is:
A)$1,319.04
B)$1,319.40
C)$1,216.80
D)$1,139.40
E)None of these

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Q 29Q 29

Chin Woo bought a home for $160,000. He put down 20%. The mortgage is at 8 1/2% for 25 years. Using the table in the handbook, his yearly payments are:
A)$1,238.00
B)$12,380.16
C)$12,830.61
D)$12,380.61
E)None of these

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Q 30Q 30

The total cost of interest is equal to the total of all monthly payments:
A)Divided by amount of mortgage
B)Minus amount of mortgage
C)Plus amount of mortgage
D)Times amount of mortgage
E)None of these

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Q 31Q 31

The difference between the monthly payments on a $120,000 home at 6 ½% and at 8% for 25 years is (use the table in the handbook):
A)$81.12
B)$151.02
C)$115.20
D)$91.12
E)None of these

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Q 32Q 32

Stu Reese has a $150,000 7 ½% mortgage. His monthly payment is $1,010.10. His first payment will reduce the principal to an outstanding balance of:
A)$149,729.40
B)$149,927.40
C)$72.60
D)$149,910.40
E)None of these

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Q 33Q 33

An amortization schedule shows:
A)Balance of interest outstanding
B)The increase to principal
C)Increase in loan outstanding
D)Portion of payment broken down to interest and principal
E)None of these

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Q 34Q 34

Craig Hammer purchased a new condominium for $225,000. The bank required a $30,000 down payment. Assuming a rate of 8% on a 25-year mortgage, Craig's monthly payment is (use the table in the handbook):
A)$1,431.30
B)$1,413.30
C)$1,505.40
D)$1,505.04
E)None of these

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Q 35Q 35

Abe Aster bought a new split level for $200,000. Abe put down 30%. Assuming a rate of 11 1/2% on a 30-year mortgage, Abe's monthly payment is (use the table in the handbook):
A)$1,423.80
B)$1,387.40
C)$1,367.80
D)$1,982.00
E)None of these

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Q 36Q 36

Dick Hercher bought a home in Homewood, Illinois, for $230,000. He put down 20% and obtained a mortgage for 25 years at 8%. The total interest cost of the loan is:
A)$184,000.00
B)$327,372.80
C)$242,411.00
D)$242,144
E)None of these

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Q 37Q 37

Bill Moore took out an $80,000 mortgage on a ski chalet. The bank charged 4 points at closing. The points in dollars cost Bill:
A)$800
B)$3,200
C)$2,400
D)$1,600
E)None of these

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Q 38Q 38

Joe Jay purchased a new colonial home for $260,000, putting down 20%. He decided to use Loyal Bank for his mortgage. They were offering a 6 1/2% for a 25-year mortgage. The principal after the first payment had a balance outstanding of:
A)$207,270.95
B)$207,720.59
C)$207,720.95
D)$207,270.59
E)None of these

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Q 39Q 39

Jill Diamond bought a home for $190,000 with a down payment of $65,000. The rate of interest was 7% for 35 years. Her monthly mortgage payment is:
A)$843.75
B)$834.57
C)$798.75
D)$978.57
E)None of these

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Q 40Q 40

Lizzy Clar bought a home for $160,000, putting down $30,000. The rate of interest is 7% for 25 years. The total yearly mortgage payment is:
A)$11,029.20
B)$11,920.20
C)$919.10
D)$18,782.40
E)None of these

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Q 41Q 41

Tom Burke buys a home in Virginia for $139,000. He puts down 30% and obtains a mortgage for 25 years at 12%. The portion of the first payment that covers interest is:
A)$52.54
B)$1,025.54
C)$973.00
D)$97.30
E)None of these

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Q 42Q 42

Marsha Terban bought a home for $119,000 with a down payment of $19,000. Her rate of interest is 12 1/2% for 35 years. The balance of the mortgage at the end of the first month is:
A)$3.33
B)$98,944
C)$99,669.76
D)$99,985.67
E)None of these

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Q 43Q 43

Beverly Frost bought a home for $190,000 with a down payment of $19,000 at 7% for 25 years. Since then the rate has risen to 9%. How much more would her monthly payment be if she bought the house at 9%?
A)$208.97
B)$436.40
C)$143.00
D)$227.43
E)None of these

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Q 44Q 44

A $104,000 selling price with $24,000 down at 8 1/2% for 25 years results in a monthly payment of:
A)$644.80
B)$645.60
C)$546.06
D)$654.60
E)None of these

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Q 45Q 45

Amanda Chin purchased a home for $296,000; she put 20% down with a mortgage rate of 6% for 30 years. What is Amanda's monthly payment?
A)$1,776
B)$1,402
C)$1,240.80
D)$1,420.80
E)None of these

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Q 46Q 46

Darlene Ramirez bought a home for $140,000. She put 20% down with a mortgage rate at 7.5% for 25 years. Her yearly payments are:
A)$1,776
B)$9,932.16
C)$12,415.20
D)$9,329.61
E)None of these

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Q 47Q 47

With a mortgage of $48,000 for 15 years with a rate of 11%, what are the total finance charges?
A)$50,236.80
B)$5,023.68
C)545.76
D)$54,576
E)None of these

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Q 48Q 48

A condo in Orange Beach, Alabama, is listed for $1.4 million with 20% down and financing at 5% for 30 years. What would the monthly payment be?
A)$7,518
B)$6,014.40
C)$6,041.20
D)$7,815.00
E)None of these

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Q 49Q 49

Jen purchased a condo in Naples, Florida, for $699,000. She put 20% down and financed the rest at 5% for 35 years. What are Jen's total finance charges?
A)$457,425.60
B)$606,823.20
C)$626,863.20
D)$600,000.00
E)None of these

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