Building Technology 2 Division 2 Siteworks

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Site works' describes the work required on your building site to prepare it for your home to be built, as well as the ongoing management of the building site. Take up the building technology 2 division 2 site works and see how much you recall from class. All the best and keep revising!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where the ground and second floor level structures are supported bytheir respective platforms.
    • A. 

      PLATFORM FRAME

    • B. 

      WESTERN FRAMING

    • C. 

      COMBINATION FRAME

    • D. 

      BALLOON FRAMING

  • 2. 
    When installed these lie flush with the timbersurface. They are used singly or in pairs. In timber to metalconnections the plate is placed with its back towards the metal.
    • A. 

      Split rings

    • B. 

      Toothed Rings.

    • C. 

      Claw Plates

    • D. 

      Shear Plates

  • 3. 
    Two pieces of timber are squared at their ends and fitted together. 
    • A. 

      Halved Splice

    • B. 

      Scabbed or Fished Splice

    • C. 

      Square Splice.

    • D. 

      NONE OF THE ABOVE

  • 4. 
    Tiles where one halfcylinder overlaps another inverted halfcylinder to form a cover and pan (cap and trough) arrangement. 
    • A. 

      PANTILES

    • B. 

      MISSION TILES

    • C. 

      SPANISH TILES

  • 5. 
    This type of joint is used for building wooden framework where great strength and rigidity are all important. It is made by cutting a hole or mortise in one piece and a tenon or tongue in the second piece to fit the hole in the other. The tenon may extend fully through the other piece or only part of the way.
    • A. 

      PLAIN JOINT OR LAP JOINT

    • B. 

      Butt or Square Joint (End Joint)

    • C. 

      Oblique Joint.

    • D. 

      Mortise and Tenon Joint

  • 6. 
    This type of joint is made when the two pieces do not meet at right angles,e.g. bracings. One piece is cut at an angle to fit the other and the two pieces nailed securely together.
    • A. 

      PLAIN JOINT OR LAP JOINT

    • B. 

      Butt or Square Joint (End Joint)

    • C. 

      Oblique Joint.

    • D. 

      Mortise and Tenon Joint.

  • 7. 
    This the lightest form of framing, in which the studding and corner posts are set up in continuous lengths from first floor line or sill to roof plate. This type of frame is lacking in rigidity and is liable to sway and tremble in heavy winds.
    • A. 

      BALLOON FRAMING

    • B. 

      WESTERN FRAMING

    • C. 

      COMBINATION FRAME

    • D. 

      HEAVY WOOD FRAMING

  • 8. 
    This joint is made by cutting half the thickness of the wood from each pieceat the ends to be joined so as to bring the sides flush. The purpose of this type of joint isto maintain a level surface at the joint.
    • A. 

      Halved Joint.

    • B. 

      Rabbet Joint.

    • C. 

      Dado Joint.

    • D. 

      Miter Joint.

  • 9. 
    This joint is made by cutting a shoulder or edge from one piece to receivethe other piece. It is used in window or door frames, or in shelf and drawer construction.
    • A. 

      Halved Joint.

    • B. 

      Rabbet Joint.

    • C. 

      Dado Joint.

    • D. 

      Miter Joint.

  • 10. 
    This is the type of framing used in the Philippines in which the floor joists are carried by girders, and the roof trusses or rafters by girts which frame into the posts. Studs rest on floor sills and extend up the girder or girt in every floor
    • A. 

      COMBINATION FRAME

    • B. 

      BALLOON FRAMING

    • C. 

      HEAVY WOOD FRAMING

    • D. 

      PLATFORM FRAME

  • 11. 
    THIS IS THE MAJOR STRUCTURAL SUPPORT FOR STAIR. THE NUMBER OF THIS IN STIR 2 TO 3 DEPENDS ON THE WIDTH OF THE STAIR.
    • A. 

      TRIMMER

    • B. 

      HEADER

    • C. 

      PLATES

    • D. 

      STRINGER

    • E. 

      CARRIAGE

  • 12. 
    This is similar in shape and purpose to the rabbet joint. In the dado joint agroove is made in one piece at right angles to the grain of the other board. If nails areused, they are needed only at the end piece since the groove will provide the necessarystrength to hold the other piece in place.
    • A. 

      Halved Joint.

    • B. 

      Rabbet Joint

    • C. 

      Dado Joint.

    • D. 

      Miter Joint.

  • 13. 
    This is a modification of the compression halved splice. It has an extra notch to keep it from slipping and is usually used in combination with scabs or fishplates.
    • A. 

      Halved Splice

    • B. 

      Scabbed or Fished Splice

    • C. 

      Square Splice.

    • D. 

      Scarfed Splice.

  • 14. 
    This doors are used For exterior and interior use. Normally turns on hinges about a side jamb when pushed or pulled, but may also be pivoted from head jamb and threshold 
    • A. 

      By pass door

    • B. 

      Swigging door

    • C. 

      Flush door

  • 15. 
    These are toothed and corrugated. They are made in 2, 2-5/8, and 4 4 in.dia. They are used between two timber frames for comparatively light construction
    • A. 

      Split rings

    • B. 

      Toothed Rings.

    • C. 

      Claw Plates

    • D. 

      Shear Plates

  • 16. 
    These are made in sizes of 2-1/2, 4 and 6 in. in diameter. They are used forheavy construction.
    • A. 

      Split rings

    • B. 

      Toothed Rings.

    • C. 

      Claw Plates

    • D. 

      Shear Plates

  • 17. 
    The vertical face of a stair step.
    • A. 

      RISER

    • B. 

      TREAD

    • C. 

      RUN

  • 18. 
    The uppermost horizontal member of a window frame.
    • A. 

      Plate

    • B. 

      Head

    • C. 

      Sill

    • D. 

      Frame

  • 19. 
    The prominent, usually rounded, horizontal edge which extends beyond an upright face below; as the projection of a tread beyond a riser
    • A. 

      TREAD

    • B. 

      NOSING

    • C. 

      RISER

    • D. 

      RAIL

  • 20. 
    The plain joint is used in very hasty construction for temporary framing and is made by lapping one piece over the other and nailing then together. It is not a very strong joint.
    • A. 

      PLAIN JOINT OR LAP JOINT

    • B. 

      Butt or Square Joint (End Joint)

    • C. 

      Oblique Joint.

    • D. 

      Mortise and Tenon Joint.

  • 21. 
    The horizontal surface of a stair step; often has a rounded edge that extends beyond the upright face of the riser below it.
    • A. 

      RISER

    • B. 

      TREAD

    • C. 

      RUN

  • 22. 
    The height of a flight of stairs from landing to landing
    • A. 

      RISE

    • B. 

      RUN

    • C. 

      FLIGHT

  • 23. 
    The girts which support the floor joist are called ______
    • A. 

      INTERMEDIATE GIRTS

    • B. 

      DROP GIRTS

    • C. 

      INVERTED GIRTS

    • D. 

      FALL GIRTS

  • 24. 
    The function of a _________ is to connect two or more pieces of timber in such a way that the jointwill be as strong as a single timber of equivalent size. Splices are of three types: forcompression, tension and bending.
    • A. 

      BOLTS

    • B. 

      SPLICE

    • C. 

      PIN CONNECTORS

    • D. 

      NONE OF THE ABOVE

  • 25. 
    The fixed, non-operable border of a window designed to receive and hold the sash or casement and all necessary hardware. 
    • A. 

      Window sill

    • B. 

      Window frame

    • C. 

      Window sash

    • D. 

      Jamb