Building Construction Long Exam A

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Building Construction Long Exam A - Quiz

When an exam is just around the corner it is understandable if people find it hard to concentrate or begin to doubt their readiness for the exam. The quiz below is designed to prepare you for the long exam on construction that is coming up. Give it a shot and see how well you do.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Intensive design process for solving arch. problems quickly. French for "small wooden cart
    • A. 

      Charrette

    • B. 

      Alternate

    • C. 

      Addendum

    • D. 

      Parti

  • 2. 
    Written documents issued by the appropriate government authority permitting the construction of a specific project. 
    • A. 

      Certificate of Occupancy

    • B. 

      Building Permit

    • C. 

      Change Order

    • D. 

      Addendum

  • 3. 
    Written information that clarifies or modifies the bidding documents. 
    • A. 

      ANSI

    • B. 

      Project Cost

    • C. 

      Soft Costs

    • D. 

      Addendum

  • 4. 
    High Strength Mortar for reinforced Masonry Below grade
    • A. 

      M

    • B. 

      K

    • C. 

      N

    • D. 

      O

  • 5. 
    Label the Parts in order. Separate by comma, no space
  • 6. 
    Metal plate or box set in a doorjamb and is either pierced or recessed to receive the bolt or latch of a lock, fixed on a door.
    • A. 

      Escutcheon

    • B. 

      Closers

    • C. 

      Lip Strike

    • D. 

      Strike Plate

  • 7. 
    Horizontal bar that spans the interior of an emergency exit door at waist height. 
    • A. 

      Door Closers

    • B. 

      Panic Bar

    • C. 

      Pivot

    • D. 

      Pull Bars

  • 8. 
    Vertical members used between double doors to seal the opening. 
  • 9. 
    Used to fasten materials to plaster, gypsum board and other thin wall materials
    • A. 

      Toggle Bolts

    • B. 

      Explosive Rivets

    • C. 

      Molly

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 10. 
    Label Parts of Stair.  Disregard d. 
  • 11. 
    Ideal riser height
    • A. 

      200mm - 250mm

    • B. 

      180mm - 200mm

    • C. 

      150mm - 200mm

    • D. 

      150mm - 180mm

  • 12. 
    Curved Section of A staircase string
    • A. 

      Wreathe

    • B. 

      Bull nosing

    • C. 

      Wreathe piece

    • D. 

      Ellipse

  • 13. 
    Label Details. No space
  • 14. 
    Metal grid of inverted tees supporting the acoustical tiles of a suspended ceiling
    • A. 

      Exposed grid

    • B. 

      Recessed grid

    • C. 

      Concealed grid

    • D. 

      Plenum

  • 15. 
    Groove cut into the edge of an acoustic tile to receive a spline or a t-shaped member of a supporting grid.
    • A. 

      Plenum

    • B. 

      Linear diffuser

    • C. 

      Plafond

    • D. 

      Kerf

  • 16. 
    Which are not the main components of a water distribution system
    • A. 

      Cold water system

    • B. 

      Storm drainage system

    • C. 

      Hot water system

    • D. 

      Ventilation system

    • E. 

      Both a and c

    • F. 

      Both b and d

  • 17. 
    Flow of water should alwasy be only in one ______________.
  • 18. 
    Device used to measure in liters or gallons the amount of watter that passes.
    • A. 

      Horizontal supply

    • B. 

      Riser

    • C. 

      Water meter

    • D. 

      Service pipe

  • 19. 
    Check the two disadvantages of an air pressure system.
    • A. 

      Regulate pressure

    • B. 

      Control direction of water

    • C. 

      Maximum zoning is for 10 floors

    • D. 

      High maintenance cost

    • E. 

      Water supply is affected during peak load hours

    • F. 

      Water supply is affected by loss of pressure in tank

    • G. 

      Pressure from water main is inadequate to supply tall buildings

  • 20. 
    Another name for downfeed water system
  • 21. 
    Screw used to fasten metal roofing sheets to the purlins. 
    • A. 

      Tekscrew

    • B. 

      Lag screw

    • C. 

      Toxscrew

    • D. 

      Metal screw

  • 22. 
    Used under the head of a nut or bolt to distribute pressure, prevent leakage, relieve friction or insulate incompatible materials
    • A. 

      Carriage bolt

    • B. 

      Washers

    • C. 

      Rivets

    • D. 

      Molly

  • 23. 
    Also referred to as the Peak Load. Probable amount of water discharge at any given time. 
    • A. 

      Pneumatic

    • B. 

      Probability

    • C. 

      Maximum Demand

    • D. 

      Probable Demand

  • 24. 
    Minimum setting of water closet to side wall. 
    • A. 

      0.375m

    • B. 

      0.400m

    • C. 

      0.750m

    • D. 

      0.325m

  • 25. 
    Identify the fixture according to its flush tank type.
    • A. 

      Integral flush tank

    • B. 

      Close coupled flush tank

    • C. 

      Low flush tank

    • D. 

      High flush tank

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