How Well Do You Know About The Carp Test?

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The CARP Test is a way to evaluate information sources based on the following criteria: Currency, Authority, Relevance & Reliability, and Purpose/Point of View. Use the questions below to determine whether a source is providing quality information — or if something seems a little “fishy”


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  • 1. 
    Agrarian reform law of October 21, 1972 refers to:
    • A. 

      PD 27

    • B. 

      PD 957

    • C. 

      EO 129-A

    • D. 

      EO 129-Y

  • 2. 
    Valid transactions involving agricultural land except:
    • A. 

      Sale to private parties, regardless of hectarages, executed before the effectivity of RA 6657 on June 15, 1988, provided the sale is registered with the Register of Deeds within 3 months from June 15, 1988

    • B. 

      Sale to private parties executed after the effectivity of RA 6657 covering areas to be retained in favor of transferees whose total landholdings, including the land to be acquired, do not exceed 5 hectares

    • C. 

      Sale in favor of government, Land Bank or Dept. of Agrarian Reform regardless of hectarage; Sale by agrarian reform beneficiaries after 10 years from the issuance and registration of land ownership award (CLOA)

    • D. 

      Sale to private parties executed before the effectivity of RA 6657 covering areas to be retained in favor of transferees whose total landholdings, including the land to be acquired, do not exceed 5 hectares.

    • E. 

      ALL OF THEM ARE VALID SALES

  • 3. 
    Tenants may be awarded 5 hectares of unirrigated land and _____if irrigated land.
    • A. 

      5 hectares

    • B. 

      6 hectares

    • C. 

      4 hectares

    • D. 

      3 hectares

  • 4. 
    The 2 criteria for carp coverage is suitability of the land for agriculture and
    • A. 

      Its need for carp purpose

    • B. 

      Its size and location

    • C. 

      Its possibility of acquisition

    • D. 

      Abusive landowners

  • 5. 
    The retention unit of landowner under CARP is:
    • A. 

      5 has. for the landowners and 3 has. Per child irrespective of age.

    • B. 

      5 has for the landowner and 3 has per child who must be at least 15 years old

    • C. 

      5 has for landowner and 5 has per child whether or not they till or manage the land.

    • D. 

      5 has for the landowner and 3 has per child who must be at least 15 years old and actually tilling or managing the land.

  • 6. 
    What is the cash payment in kind given by landowner or developer to tenant’s farm worker or bonafide occupants to be affected by the DAR conversion?
    • A. 

      Ejectment compensation fund

    • B. 

      Tenant share remuneration

    • C. 

      Disturbance compensation

    • D. 

      Conversion assistance fund

  • 7. 
    Filipino citizens can acquire by patent agricultural lands of the public domain not exceeding:
    • A. 

      Five hectares

    • B. 

      Seven hectares

    • C. 

      Ten hectares

    • D. 

      Twelve hectares

  • 8. 
    Refer to land devoted to or suitable to agriculture as defined in RA 6657 and owned by private natural or juridical persons.
    • A. 

      Farm land

    • B. 

      Cultivated farm land

    • C. 

      Private land

    • D. 

      Irrigated farm land

  • 9. 
    Classification and use of lands exempted from CARP law but not included:
    • A. 

      Lands actually, directly and exclusively use for prawn farm and fishpond; lands devoted to raising of livestock’ poultry or swine.

    • B. 

      Agricultural lands with slope of 18% or more; lands actually, directly and exclusively used and found necessary for parks, wildlife, forest reserves, reforestration, fish sanctuaries, breeding grounds, water shed and mangroves

    • C. 

      Lands actually, directly and exclusively used and found necessary for national defense, school sites, church sites, mosque sites, communal burial grounds and penal colonies.

    • D. 

      Lands actually, directly and exclusively used and found necessary for national defense, school sites, cultural movement sites, mosque sites, communal burial grounds and penal colonies.

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Cases where conversion of agricultural land cannot be allowed except:
    • A. 

      Agricultural land within restricted areas designated under the national Integrated Protected Areas System ( NIPAS ), including water shed and recharged areas of acquifier; irrigated lands where water is available for rice and other crops production and all irrigated lands where water is not available but are within areas programmed for irrigation facility rehabilitation

    • B. 

      Irrigable lands already covered by irrigation projects with firm funding commitment;

    • C. 

      Agricultural lands within irrigation facilities operated by private organizations.

    • D. 

      Agricultural lands with destroyed iirigation facilities and scarce availability of water.

  • 11. 
    An enactment that gives municipalities the power to reclassify up to 15% of agricultural land not covered by CARL to non-agricultural uses if it is deemed by the local council ( sanggunian ) to be either no longer sound for agriculture or substantially greater value if used for residential ,commercial, or industrial purposes.
    • A. 

      RA 7160

    • B. 

      RA 7150

    • C. 

      1988 LGU

    • D. 

      RA 7155

  • 12. 
    It is the act of changing current use of land awarded per RA 6657:
    • A. 

      Conversion

    • B. 

      Relocation

    • C. 

      Transformation

    • D. 

      Reconversion

  • 13. 
    Change from 1 classification or use of land property to another:
    • A. 

      Land reclassification

    • B. 

      Land conversion

    • C. 

      Land expropriation

    • D. 

      Land re-use order

  • 14. 
    Has ruled that all agricultural lands that are already classified as commercial, industrial or residential before June 15, 1988 no longer need any conversion clearance even if it is still devoted to agricultural activity.
    • A. 

      Republic Act 6657

    • B. 

      Republic Act 7279

    • C. 

      Ministry Order No. 39 series of 1985

    • D. 

      DOJ Opinion No. 44 SERIES of 1990

  • 15. 
    Conversion permit of agricultural land of not more than 5 hectares shall be approved by the:
    • A. 

      Municipal Agrarian Reform

    • B. 

      Provincial Agrarian Reform

    • C. 

      Regional Agrarian Reform Office

    • D. 

      Usec. For Legal Affairs, DAR

  • 16. 
    Registration of sale of five (5) hectare agricultural land must be accompanied by
    • A. 

      DAR conversion permit

    • B. 

      HLURB license to Sell

    • C. 

      DAR clearance

    • D. 

      LGU Development Permit

  • 17. 
    Documentary requirement for DAR clearance in sale of 5-hectare agricultural land except:
    • A. 

      Application for DAR clearance; copy of title, lot and vicinity plan

    • B. 

      Seller’s affidavit of non-tenancy or tenant’s affidavit of voluntary surrender; seller’s affidavit that the hectarage he is selling is his retention area; buyer’s affidavit that the hectarage he is buying, together with his present agricultural landholdings, if any, does not exceed 5 has.

    • C. 

      Municipal assessor’s certification of seller’s and buyer’s extent of landholdings in the municipality; provincial assessor’ certification of seller’s and buyer’s extent of landholding in the province; clearance from National Irrigation Authority

    • D. 

      Seller’s affidavit of non-tenancy or tenant’s affidavit of voluntary surrender; buyer’s affidavit that the hectarage he is selling is his retention area; buyer’s affidavit that the hectarage he is buying, together with his present agricultural landholdings, if any, does not exceed 5 has

  • 18. 
    Beneficiary of land may not sell, transfer, convey through hereditary succession said land for a period of:
    • A. 

      5 years

    • B. 

      7 years

    • C. 

      10 years

    • D. 

      12 years

  • 19. 
    As provided for by the Agrarian Reform Law, lands awarded to a tenant beneficiary cannot be subject of a conversion permit within:
    • A. 

      Within 1 year from grant of emancipation patent

    • B. 

      Within 2 year from grant of emancipation patent

    • C. 

      Within 5 year from grant of emancipation patent

    • D. 

      Within 10 year from grant of emancipation patent

  • 20. 
    Government required approvals for development of agricultural land into subdivision project except:
    • A. 

      DAR – conversion permit; DENR-ECC;

    • B. 

      LGU-development permit & local clearance; LRA /LMB- approval individual lots-technical description

    • C. 

      Registry of Deeds – Individual title; HLURB- license to sell & certificate of registration

    • D. 

      HUDCC- license to develop; LMB – topography survey

  • 21. 
    Special documentary requirements for conversion of agricultural land if the applicant is a beneficiary of agrarian reform program:
    • A. 

      Certification Provincial Agrarian reform Officer ( PARO) that at least 5 years have lapsed since the award of the land.

    • B. 

      Certification from Land Bank that the beneficiary has fully paid his obligation.

    • C. 

      Joint venture agreement or any other business arrangement between the beneficiary and the developer.

    • D. 

      Certification from the Mayor that beneficiary has paid his taxes.

  • 22. 
    Law that mandate DAR to approve or disapprove conversion.
    • A. 

      EO 129-A

    • B. 

      EO 101-B

    • C. 

      EO 6557

    • D. 

      EO 1081

  • 23. 
    Refer to those issued by the Bureau of Land ( now DENR) under Public Act Land ( Commonwealth Act. No. 141) on the basis of continuous occupation by the applicant to land classified as alienable or disposable land of the public domain. The last implementing law which expired on Dec 31, 2000.
    • A. 

      Free Patent

    • B. 

      Homestead Patent

    • C. 

      Sales Patent

    • D. 

      Special Patent

  • 24. 
    Refers to grant of public land to persons seeking to establish and maintain agricultural homes on condition of actual, continuous and personal occupancy of the area as a home including cultivation and improvement of the land.
    • A. 

      Free Patent

    • B. 

      Homestead Patent

    • C. 

      Miscellaneous Sales Patent

    • D. 

      Sale Patent

  • 25. 
    Refers to the release for agricultural purpose the Insular Government Property Sales Application under RA 3038
    • A. 

      Free Patent

    • B. 

      Homestead Patent

    • C. 

      Sales Patent

    • D. 

      Special Patent

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