AKBD Nkba Study Group Review Quiz 2- 25 Questions

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is NOT an example of rhythm?
    • A. 

      OooOooOOoOoo

    • B. 

      Oo XX oo XX

    • C. 

      XXXXXXXXXXXXXX

    • D. 

      _+* _+* +_* +_* +_*

  • 2. 
     Doors with a standard passage depth leading into the kitchen or bathroom MUST have a minimum clear opening of ____inches to provide clearance for a wheelchair.  
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      32

    • C. 

      34

    • D. 

      36

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      A "takeoff' of the blueprint is done using a ruler ("stick") and these takeoff quantities are used to calculate material and labor prices.

    • B. 

      Unit prices with predetermined standard prices from subcontractors and installers are factored by a judgment on special site conditions.

    • C. 

      The "stick" method is another word for guesstimate which relies on the estimator's experience to estimate material and labor prices.

    • D. 

      A complete list of all materials and their prices is added to the list of calculated labor costs and quoted subcontractor prices for a total project cost.

  • 4. 
     The type of wood flooring that comes in random lengths and widths is ~~_ flooring 
    • A. 

      Plank

    • B. 

      Strip

    • C. 

      Parquet

    • D. 

      Laminated

  • 5. 
     Which of the following BEST describes a copyright notice? 
    • A. 

      Must include copyright symbol, year of publication, and name of the designer

    • B. 

      Provides protection after the client has paid retainer

    • C. 

      Endures for 25 years after your death

    • D. 

      Filed with the office of copyright

  • 6. 
     Anthropometry is defined as the study of: 
    • A. 

      The relationship of people to their environment

    • B. 

      Past human lives and activities through material objects

    • C. 

      Human measurements, such as size and proportion

    • D. 

      Human behavior, artifacts and beliefs of different cultures

  • 7. 
     To prepare yourself to lead a budget discussion with clients, you MUST FIRST 
    • A. 

      Show client photos from previous projects

    • B. 

      Identify the client's needs and wants.

    • C. 

      Have knowledge of current interest rates

    • D. 

      Survey selling prices of homes sold in the last six months

  • 8. 
    What is the minimum work aisle required for a kitchen with one cook? 
    • A. 

      36 inches

    • B. 

      42 inches

    • C. 

      48 inches

    • D. 

      60 inches

  • 9. 
     Which of the following is generally NOT an attribute of green building practices? 
    • A. 

      Cost effective

    • B. 

      Improve air and water quality

    • C. 

      Reduce solid waste

    • D. 

      Conserve natural resources

  • 10. 
     A  1 1/4" granite countertop can support a MAXIMUM overhang of ____inches 
    • A. 

      9

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      18

  • 11. 
     When installing a solid surface countertop you should allow ______ inches for expansion on wall to wall installations?
    • A. 

      0"

    • B. 

      1/8"

    • C. 

      1/4"

    • D. 

      1/2"

  • 12. 
    What is the MOST common wall finish used today?  
    • A. 

      1/2" drywall

    • B. 

      5/8" drywall

    • C. 

      Lath and plaster

    • D. 

      Cement board

  • 13. 
     Payment for change orders should be made: :::
    • A. 

      In full either upon signing or immediately upon completion of work

    • B. 

      At the completion of the job

    • C. 

      After the punch list has been completed.

    • D. 

      Once a week during the job

  • 14. 
      Which of the following would be the BIGGEST saftey concern during a tear out?? 
    • A. 

      Asbestos fibers in the air

    • B. 

      Dumpster placment

    • C. 

      Recycle concerns

    • D. 

      Water line leaks

  • 15. 
     Which of the following is used for wall construction in platform framing?
    • A. 

      Furring strips

    • B. 

      Ballon framing

    • C. 

      Joist

    • D. 

      2x4 or 2x6 studs

  • 16. 
     The typical water supply line for an ice maker is: 
    • A. 

      1/8"

    • B. 

      3/\6"

    • C. 

      1/4"

    • D. 

      1/16"

  • 17. 
     When calculating costs for waste and rubbish removal, which of the following items would substantially INCREASE your cost?  
    • A. 

      Loose asbestos

    • B. 

      Old cabinets

    • C. 

      Old appliances

    • D. 

      Old plumbing fixtures

  • 18. 
     A heat pump is used for: 
    • A. 

      Both heating and cooling

    • B. 

      Neither heating nor cooling.

    • C. 

      Heating only.

    • D. 

      Cooling only.

  • 19. 
     Assisting clients to discover EERs can: 
    • A. 

      Reduce their energy consumption

    • B. 

      Help them save water

    • C. 

      Help them receive rebates

    • D. 

      Off-set their bathroom bid.

  • 20. 
     Which of the following is NOT one of the seven Principles of Universal Design? 
    • A. 

      Flexibility in use

    • B. 

      Perceptible information

    • C. 

      Design programming

    • D. 

      Low physical effort

  • 21. 
      Dimension lines should be at LEAST ____ inch apart outside the walls on a floor plan.  
    • A. 

      3/16

    • B. 

      1/4

    • C. 

      3/8

    • D. 

      1/2

  • 22. 
     Which of the following is an ADVANTAGE of high pressure laminate compared to other laminates? 
    • A. 

      Best performance for most purposes

    • B. 

      Relatively expensive product cost

    • C. 

      Can be purchased pre-laminated

    • D. 

      Impregnated with polyester resins

  • 23. 
     What is the BEST type of grout to use for wet areas? 
    • A. 

      Latex added to sanded or non-sanded grout

    • B. 

      Non-sanded

    • C. 

      Epoxy

    • D. 

      Color lasting

  • 24. 
     How many hues are on the color wheel? 
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      12

  • 25. 
     Which of the following is considered by many to be the preferred method of joining two pieces of wood together for drawer box construction?  
    • A. 

      Mortise and tenon joint.

    • B. 

      Butt joint

    • C. 

      Dowel joint.

    • D. 

      Dovetail joint.