LEED Ga Exam Prep

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LEED Ga Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz has been developed to help users who are preparing for the LEED Green Associate (LEED GA) Exam.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The organization that founded LEED in 1993 is...

    • A.

      GBCI

    • B.

      EPA

    • C.

      USGBC

    • D.

      BREEM

    Correct Answer
    C. USGBC
    Explanation
    The United States Green Building Council created the LEED certification programa in 1993.

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  • 2. 

    When selecting a LEED Rating System and more than one system may be applicable, what are the rules that should be used?

    • A.

      40/60

    • B.

      The one that is most pertinent to the project

    • C.

      75/25

    • D.

      25/75

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. 40/60
    B. The one that is most pertinent to the project
    Explanation
    When selecting a LEED Rating System, it is important to choose the one that is most pertinent to the project. This means selecting the rating system that aligns most closely with the goals, characteristics, and requirements of the specific project. By doing so, the project can maximize its potential for achieving LEED certification and effectively address its unique sustainability needs.

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  • 3. 

    A ________ is used to verify compliance of a credit or a prerequisite.

    • A.

      Letter of Compliance

    • B.

      LEED Online

    • C.

      CIR

    • D.

      Credit Form

    Correct Answer
    D. Credit Form
    Explanation
    A Credit Form is used to verify compliance of a credit or a prerequisite. It serves as a documentation tool that allows individuals or organizations to provide evidence and details about their compliance with specific requirements or criteria. By completing and submitting a Credit Form, the credit or prerequisite can be validated and confirmed, ensuring that the necessary standards are met.

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  • 4. 

    Which energy source consumed the most amount of energy in a building?

    • A.

      Lighting

    • B.

      Hot Water Heating

    • C.

      Space Heating

    • D.

      Kitchen Appliances

    Correct Answer
    C. Space Heating
    Explanation
    Space heating consumes the most amount of energy in a building. This is because heating a space requires a significant amount of energy, especially in colder climates. The energy is used to heat the air or water, which is then circulated throughout the building to maintain a comfortable temperature. Lighting, hot water heating, and kitchen appliances also consume energy, but their energy consumption is generally lower compared to space heating.

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  • 5. 

    The __________ provides for the legal protection of the ozone layer in the United States.

    • A.

      AHSRAE

    • B.

      Montreal Protocol

    • C.

      EPA Ozone Guidelines

    • D.

      Department of Energy

    Correct Answer
    B. Montreal Protocol
    Explanation
    The Montreal Protocol is an international treaty that was designed to protect the ozone layer by phasing out the production and consumption of substances that deplete it, such as chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs). While it is an international agreement, the United States has implemented the protocol into its domestic laws and regulations, providing legal protection for the ozone layer within the country. The other options listed, AHSRAE, EPA Ozone Guidelines, and Department of Energy, do not specifically address the legal protection of the ozone layer in the United States.

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  • 6. 

    What is the baseline flush rate for water consumption for water closests as established by the Energy Policy Act?

    • A.

      1/6 gpf

    • B.

      1.0 gpm

    • C.

      1.0 gpf

    • D.

      1.6 gpm

    Correct Answer
    A. 1/6 gpf
    Explanation
    The baseline flush rate for water consumption for water closets, as established by the Energy Policy Act, is 1/6 gpf. This means that the water closets are designed to use 1/6 gallon of water per flush. This lower flush rate helps in conserving water and promoting sustainability.

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  • 7. 

    The Triple-Bottom-Line addresses which of the following? (Choose 3)

    • A.

      People

    • B.

      Planet

    • C.

      Policy

    • D.

      Protocols

    • E.

      Profit

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. People
    B. Planet
    E. Profit
    Explanation
    The Triple-Bottom-Line framework is a concept that considers three main factors in business decision-making: People, Planet, and Profit. It emphasizes the importance of social, environmental, and economic sustainability. By addressing these three aspects, businesses aim to create value not only for their shareholders but also for society and the environment. This approach recognizes the interconnectedness of these elements and seeks to balance them for long-term success and positive impact.

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  • 8. 

    To qualify for regional credits, a material must be extracted, manufactured, or recovered a maximum _____ miles from the project site?

    • A.

      150

    • B.

      500

    • C.

      250

    • D.

      1000

    Correct Answer
    B. 500
    Explanation
    To qualify for regional credits, a material must be extracted, manufactured, or recovered within a maximum distance of 500 miles from the project site. This means that any material used in the project that is sourced within this distance will be eligible for regional credits. This requirement promotes the use of locally sourced materials, which can help reduce transportation emissions and support the local economy.

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  • 9. 

    Which Rating System would be best suited for a tenant improvement project?

    • A.

      LEED for New Construction

    • B.

      LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance

    • C.

      LEED for Commercial Interiors

    • D.

      LEED for Core and Shell

    Correct Answer
    C. LEED for Commercial Interiors
    Explanation
    LEED for Commercial Interiors would be the best suited rating system for a tenant improvement project. This rating system specifically focuses on the interior fit-out of commercial spaces, making it the most appropriate choice for a project that involves renovating or improving the interior of a building for a tenant. LEED for New Construction, LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance, and LEED for Core and Shell are more suitable for different types of projects and do not specifically address the needs of a tenant improvement project.

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