Building Laws 04

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(PD 1096 National Building Code) Prepared by: Arch. /EnP. RSGabitan


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Minimum width of access road for interior or rear lots
    • A. 

      3.00m

    • B. 

      4.00m

    • C. 

      5.00m

    • D. 

      6.00m

  • 2. 
    Minimum access road width for interior or rear lots on which more than 35 units of apartments, rowhouses or accesorias or group of single detached units are built
    • A. 

      4.00m

    • B. 

      5.00m

    • C. 

      6.00m

    • D. 

      7.50m

  • 3. 
    Which of the following statements are not true? --i. No building shall be constructed unless it adjoins or has direct access to a public space, yard or street on at least one of its sides--;-- ii. Where length of run for access to interior lots is 200 mts, a cul-de-sac or turn court shall be provided for each maximum run of 50 mts.--;-- iii. Parking space shall be provided inclusive of access road requirement when number of independent living units with individual entrances is increased as in multi-story apartments.--;-- iv. Only some specificbuildings shall face a public street, alley or a private road.
    • A. 

      I and ii

    • B. 

      Ii and iii

    • C. 

      Iii and iv

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Not an example of a private open space
    • A. 

      Alleys

    • B. 

      Yards

    • C. 

      Setbacks

    • D. 

      Lightwells

  • 5. 
    The minimum horizontal dimension for courts and yards.
    • A. 

      1.2 mts.

    • B. 

      2.0 mts

    • C. 

      2.4 mts.

    • D. 

      3.0 mts.

  • 6. 
    An unoccupied space other than a yard bounded on all sides or around its periphery by building lines
    • A. 

      Inner court

    • B. 

      Open court

    • C. 

      Through court

    • D. 

      Private court

  • 7. 
    An unoccupied space other than a yard bounded on three sides by building lines with one side bounded by another open space whether public or private.
    • A. 

      Inner court

    • B. 

      Open court

    • C. 

      Through court

    • D. 

      Private court

  • 8. 
    An unoccupied space other than a yard bounded on two opposite sides by building lines with the other opposite side bounded by other open spaces whether public or private.
    • A. 

      Inner court

    • B. 

      Open court

    • C. 

      Through court

    • D. 

      Private court

  • 9. 
    Minimum ceiling height measured from the floor to the ceiling of habitable rooms provided with artificial ventilation
    • A. 

      1.8 mts.

    • B. 

      2.0 mts.

    • C. 

      2.4 mts.

    • D. 

      2.7mts.

  • 10. 
    Minimum ceiling height measured from the floor to the ceiling of habitable rooms with natural ventilation
    • A. 

      2.0 mts.

    • B. 

      2.4 mts.

    • C. 

      2.7 mts.

    • D. 

      3.0 mts.

  • 11. 
    Rooms for human habitations shall have a minimum area of ______ with a least dimension of ______.
    • A. 

      4 sqm.; 2 mts.

    • B. 

      6 sqm.; 2 mts.

    • C. 

      6 sqm.; 3 mts.

    • D. 

      9 sqm.; 3 mts.

  • 12. 
    Kitchens shall have a minimum area of ______ with a least dimension of ______.
    • A. 

      3 sqm.; 1 mtr.

    • B. 

      4.5 sqm.; 1.5 mts

    • C. 

      6 sqm.; 3 mts.

    • D. 

      3 sqm.; 1.5 mts.

  • 13. 
    Bath and toilets shall have a minimum area of ______ with a least dimension of ______.
    • A. 

      1.2 sqm.; 0.90 mts.

    • B. 

      1.5 sqm.; 0.75 mts.

    • C. 

      1.5 sqm.; 0.90 mts.

    • D. 

      1.2 sqm.; 0.75 mts.

  • 14. 
    Minimum air space for school rooms shall be _____cubic meters with ____ square meter of floor area per person
    • A. 

      3.0 ; 1.0

    • B. 

      4.0 ; 1.2

    • C. 

      3.0 ; 1.2

    • D. 

      4.0 ; 1.0

  • 15. 
    Minimum air space per person for workshop, factories, and offices
    • A. 

      9 cubic mts.

    • B. 

      12 cubic mts.

    • C. 

      14 cubic mts.

    • D. 

      16 cubic mts

  • 16. 
    Rooms intended for any use without any artificial ventilation shall have windows with a total free area of openings equal to at least ____ percent of the floor area of the room but such opening shall not be less than 1.0 sqm.
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      20

  • 17. 
    Toilet and bath rooms, laundry rooms and similar rooms shall be provided with window or windows with an area of not less than _____ of the floor area of such rooms, and such openings shall not be less than 240 sq. mm.
    • A. 

      1/5

    • B. 

      1/10

    • C. 

      1/15

    • D. 

      1/20

  • 18. 
    The vertical distance from the established grade elevation to the highest point of the opening of a flat roof, to the average height of the coping of a flat roof, to the average height of the highest gable, pitch or hip roof or to the top of the parapet, if the roof is provided with a parapet, whichever is higher.
    • A. 

      Adjacent ground elevation

    • B. 

      Established grade elevation

    • C. 

      Height of buildings/structure

    • D. 

      Building bulk

  • 19. 
    The classification of use or occupancy of buildings/structures or portions thereof.
    • A. 

      Character of occupancy

    • B. 

      Type of construction

    • C. 

      Zoning

    • D. 

      Land use

  • 20. 
    The classification based on the fire resistivity ratings of materials and methods of construction of buildings/structures or portions thereof.
    • A. 

      Character of occupancy

    • B. 

      Type of construction

    • C. 

      Fire zone

    • D. 

      Fire hazard

  • 21. 
    The maximum height and number of stories of every building shall be dependent upon the following: --;-- i.Character of occupancy--;-- iii. Environmental conditions--;-- ii.Type of construction --;-- iv. Capacity of public utility/service systems
    • A. 

      I, ii, iii

    • B. 

      I, iii, iv

    • C. 

      I, ii, iv

    • D. 

      I, ii, iii, iv

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