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Flashcards in Marriage & Family life Deck (15):
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Annulment

A declaration by the church that the marriage never lawfully existed

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Civil Partnership

A legal ceremony where a homosexual couple gain the same legal rights as a 'normal' couple

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Cohabitation

Living together without being married

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Contraception

Intentionally preventing pregnancy from happening

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Divorce

Legal ending of a marriage

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Extended marriage

Extra family on top of a nuclear family like grandparents

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Homosexuality

Sexual attraction to the same sex

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Marriage

A man and woman legally joined and can have children and are together for life

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Nuclear Family

Mother and father and children living as a unit

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Pre-marital sex

Sex before marriage

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Procreation

Making New Life

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Promiscuity

Have sex with multiple partners with having the intention of having a relationship

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Reconstituted family

Two families with divorced parents join to create a whole new family

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Remarriage

Marrying again after being divorced

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Adultery

When you are married and have sex with someone outside your marriage