Building Construction (Conveying Systems - Escalators)

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  • 1. 
    Dumbwaiter size of car
    • A. 

      2 ft x 3 ft

    • B. 

      3ft x 3ft

    • C. 

      2 ft x 2.4ft

    • D. 

      2 ft x 2.6ft

  • 2. 
    Power driven stairway consisting of steps attached to a continuously circulating belt, used for moving passengers up and down between floors. 
  • 3. 
    Angle of inclination of an escalator is _________ degrees. 
  • 4. 
    In cases of emergency this is pushed to stop the escalator. 
  • 5. 
    When something is stuck between the step and the skirt panel, the escalator will stop.
  • 6. 
    Sign indicating the safe location where the passenger should stand
  • 7. 
    Part of an escalator installation which is a welded steel frame supporting the moving stairway equipment
  • 8. 
    Steel angles attached to the truss on which the step rollers are guided. 
  • 9. 
    Provides the motive power.
  • 10. 
    Horizontal section of railing at the upper and lower end of an escalator
  • 11. 
    Any of various forms of mass transit, as moving sidewalks or automated driverless vehicles, used for shuttling people across airports or in congested urban areas.
    • A. 

      People mover

    • B. 

      Inclined lift

    • C. 

      Moving sidewalk

    • D. 

      Escalator

  • 12. 
    Chair or platform mounted on a steel guide rail and driven by an electric motor, used for raising or lowering a person or goods along a stairway.
    • A. 

      People mover

    • B. 

      Moving sidewalk

    • C. 

      Inclined lift

    • D. 

      Escalator

  • 13. 
    A power driven, continuously moving surface, similar to a conveyor belt, used for carrying pedestrians horizontally or along low inclines. 
    • A. 

      Stair lift

    • B. 

      Inclined lift

    • C. 

      Escalator

    • D. 

      Moving sidewalk

  • 14. 
    Also called a movator, travelator, moving ramp used in airports and supermarkets to move people to another floor
    • A. 

      Inclined moving sidewalk

    • B. 

      People mover

    • C. 

      Inclined lift

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    Another name for inclined lift
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