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  • 1. 
    The Filipino term for horizontal stud is
  • 2. 
    The horizontal distance from the face of a lock or latch to the center of the knob is called a backset.
    • A. 


    • B. 


  • 3. 
    A commercially pure iron of fibrous nature, valued for its corrosion resistance and fibrous nature is called
    • A. 

      Wrought iron

    • B. 

      Black iron

    • C. 

      Cast iron

  • 4. 
    Do you think this website can be of help for you in the architecture board exam?
  • 5. 
    A roofing tile which has the shape of an “S” laid on its side is a
    • A. 


    • B. 

      Mission Tile

    • C. 

      French Tile

  • 6. 
    That part of the building foundation which forms the permanent retaining wall of the structure below grade is a
    • A. 

      Foundation course

    • B. 

      Grade beam

    • C. 

      Foundation wall

  • 7. 
    Joint employed to reduce restraint by accommodating movement of masonry walls are known as
    • A. 

      Cold joint

    • B. 

      Control joint

    • C. 

      Block out

  • 8. 
    A system of framing a building in which the studs are continuous to roof supporting second floor joints is known as
    • A. 

      Post and beam

    • B. 

      Western framing

    • C. 

      Balloon framing

  • 9. 
    Rough plaster finish obtained by flinging plaster on a wall with a hand operated machine is
    • A. 

      Tyrolean finish

    • B. 

      Trowel finish

    • C. 

      Broom stripped finish

  • 10. 
    A principal member of the truss which extends from one end to the other primarily to resist bending is a
    • A. 

      Web member

    • B. 


    • C. 


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