Arch52a - Standards, Commands

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Fponcejr
F
Fponcejr
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 8 | Total Attempts: 1,516
Questions: 11 | Attempts: 256

SettingsSettingsSettings
AutoCAD Quizzes & Trivia

08192010 Autocad Standards, Commands, Arm Placement


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    List as many commands and its corresponding shortcut.

  • 2. 

    What is Autocad's main function/purpose in an office setting?

    • A.

      To create 2-dimensional vector drawings, using lines, lineweights, and layers to develop non integrated Construction Document Set.

    • B.

      To create an integrated Construction Document set that connects all sheets together on a BIM 3-dimensional interface.

    Correct Answer
    A. To create 2-dimensional vector drawings, using lines, lineweights, and layers to develop non integrated Construction Document Set.
    Explanation
    Autocad's main function/purpose in an office setting is to create 2-dimensional vector drawings. It allows users to use lines, lineweights, and layers to develop a non-integrated Construction Document Set. Autocad is not used to create an integrated Construction Document set that connects all sheets together on a BIM 3-dimensional interface.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    What server/drive letter are all your files to be saved into?

    • A.

      S:

    • B.

      C:

    Correct Answer
    A. S:
    Explanation
    The correct answer is S: because it indicates that all files should be saved into the S drive or server. The C drive typically refers to the local hard drive of the computer, while the S drive is commonly used as a network or shared drive where files can be accessed by multiple users. Therefore, choosing the S drive ensures that files are stored in a centralized location for easy access and collaboration.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    Which system works best in order to create a streamlines and efficient way of working in Autocad and its interface?

    • A.

      Point and click system (locating icons on screen and clicking on them with mouse)

    • B.

      Memorization, repetition, shortcut, muscle memory, use of spacebar as enter button, except for text commands

    Correct Answer
    B. Memorization, repetition, shortcut, muscle memory, use of spacebar as enter button, except for text commands
    Explanation
    The answer suggests that the most effective way to create a streamlined and efficient way of working in Autocad and its interface is by utilizing memorization, repetition, shortcuts, muscle memory, and using the spacebar as the enter button, except for text commands. This implies that by memorizing commands, repetitively using shortcuts, and relying on muscle memory, users can navigate and operate Autocad more efficiently, saving time and effort. The use of the spacebar as the enter button further enhances the speed and fluidity of the workflow.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    What is the username and password to login the computer?

    • A.

      ARCH52A-DAY / pwd76642

    • B.

      ARCH52ADAY / PWD76642

    Correct Answer
    A. ARCH52A-DAY / pwd76642
    Explanation
    The correct answer for the username and password to login the computer is ARCH52A-DAY for the username and pwd76642 for the password.

    Rate this question:

  • 6. 

    What is the proper way to place your arm and hands on the keyboard?

    • A.

      Left Hand: always on keyboard, bottom of palm placed on counter, thumb placed on spacebar, type with finger(s) / Right Hand: always on mouse

    • B.

      Left Hand: pointer finger on Enter button, type with three fingers, thumb on spacebar, palm held up in the air / Right Hand: always on mouse

    Correct Answer
    A. Left Hand: always on keyboard, bottom of palm placed on counter, thumb placed on spacebar, type with finger(s) / Right Hand: always on mouse
    Explanation
    The proper way to place your arm and hands on the keyboard is to keep your left hand always on the keyboard, with the bottom of your palm placed on the counter and your thumb on the spacebar. You should type with your fingers. Your right hand should always be on the mouse. This positioning allows for efficient typing and easy access to the mouse for navigation purposes.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    A command is...

    • A.

      An icon the screen

    • B.

      A word and its shortcut, i.e. LINE and L

    Correct Answer
    B. A word and its shortcut, i.e. LINE and L
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "a word and its shortcut, i.e. LINE and L." This means that a command is a specific word that can be used to perform a certain action in a computer program or software. Additionally, a shortcut key is provided for convenience, allowing users to quickly execute the command by pressing a specific key or combination of keys on the keyboard.

    Rate this question:

  • 8. 

    How many grip points does a line segment have once it is drawn in Autocad?

    • A.

      3

    • B.

      2

    Correct Answer
    A. 3
    Explanation
    When a line segment is drawn in Autocad, it has three grip points. These grip points allow the user to manipulate and edit the line segment. The first grip point is located at the starting point of the line, the second grip point is located at the endpoint of the line, and the third grip point is located in the middle of the line segment. These grip points can be used to move, stretch, or rotate the line segment as needed.

    Rate this question:

  • 9. 

    What is the acad.pgp file used for?

    • A.

      It is a file used to create layering standards, its linetypes, and its lineweights used as colors 1-7, and its greyscale tones of 250-255.

    • B.

      It contains all the key commands and its shortcuts. It is also a file that could be changed if a command's shortcut needs to be altered, i.e. changing the shortcut command of MOVE from V to M.

    Correct Answer
    B. It contains all the key commands and its shortcuts. It is also a file that could be changed if a command's shortcut needs to be altered, i.e. changing the shortcut command of MOVE from V to M.
    Explanation
    The acad.pgp file is used to store all the key commands and their shortcuts in AutoCAD. It allows users to customize the shortcut commands for various functions according to their preferences. For example, if a user wants to change the shortcut command for the MOVE function from V to M, they can modify the acad.pgp file to reflect this change. This file is essential for efficient navigation and operation within the AutoCAD software.

    Rate this question:

  • 10. 

    What is the command EDGEMODE used for?

    • A.

      It is used to create a pointed corner using two lines by clicking on the sides of the line closest to its connection path.

    • B.

      It is used to extend a (1)line towards another (2)line even though the the (2)line is not directly in its immediate obstacle path.

    Correct Answer
    B. It is used to extend a (1)line towards another (2)line even though the the (2)line is not directly in its immediate obstacle path.
    Explanation
    The command EDGEMODE is used to extend a line towards another line even though the second line is not directly in its immediate obstacle path.

    Rate this question:

  • 11. 

    What is the difference between a LINE and a PLINE?

    • A.

      A PLINE is a continuous line that can create any shape you like. If you click the object once it is drawn, it will highlight as one object. A LINE is a series of segmented lines and when highlighted, will it only select one segment.

    • B.

      A LINE is a continuous line that can create any shape you like. If you click the object once it is drawn, it will highlight as one object. A PLINE is a series of segmented lines and when highlighted, will it only select one segment.

    Correct Answer
    A. A PLINE is a continuous line that can create any shape you like. If you click the object once it is drawn, it will highlight as one object. A LINE is a series of segmented lines and when highlighted, will it only select one segment.
    Explanation
    A PLINE is a continuous line that can create any shape you like, while a LINE is a series of segmented lines. When you click on a PLINE object once it is drawn, it will highlight as one object. On the other hand, when you click on a LINE object once it is drawn, it will only select one segment of the line.

    Rate this question:

Related Topics

Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.