Plumbing 4 Quiz

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It’s easy to take things in life for granted. When your sink or toilet stops working, you can call a plumber and have it fixed in the blink of an eye. But what are they fixing? Let’s take a look.


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  • 1. 
    Use in hot water storage tank, controlled outlet/pipe use to discharge water detritus and steam, one type of releif vent.
    • A. 

      BLOW ON

    • B. 

      BLOW OFF

    • C. 

      HOT VALVE

    • D. 

      PRESSURE VALVE

  • 2. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR  WATER CLOSETS
    • A. 

      1 1/4"

    • B. 

      1 1/2"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 3. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR WASH BASIN LAVATORIES
    • A. 

      1 1/4"

    • B. 

      1 1/2"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 4. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR URINAL THROUGH
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 5. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR URINAL STALL
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 6. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR URINAL PEDESTAL
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 7. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR URINAL LIP
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 8. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR SLOPS SINKS (ORDINARY)
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 9. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR SLOPS SINKS (COMBINE TRAP)
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 10. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR SINKS (SMALL PANTRY OR BAR)
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 11. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR SINKS (KITCHEN or RESIDENCE)
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 12. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR SINKS (hotel or public)
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 13. 
    TRAP SEALS FOR SINKS (DISH WASHER)
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 14. 
    TRAP SEAL FOR  FLOOR DRAIN
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 15. 
    TRAP SEAL FOR  BIDET
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 16. 
    TRAP SEAL FOR  BATH TUB
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 17. 
    TRAP SEAL FOR LAUNDRY TRAYS
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 18. 
    TRAP SEAL FOR FOUNTAIN CUP SIDERS
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 19. 
    TRAP SEAL FOR FOOT BATH SITZ
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 20. 
    TRAP SEAL FOR FOOT BATH SHOWER STALL
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 21. 
    TRAP SEAL FOR FOOT BATH
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 22. 
    TRAP SEAL FOR DRINKING FOUNTAIN
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 23. 
    TRAP SEAL FOR COMBINATION FIXTURE
    • A. 

      1 1/2"

    • B. 

      1 1/4"

    • C. 

      3"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 24. 
    THERE ARE DIFFERENT TYPES OF BIDET, WHICH IS NOT THE FOLLOWING
    • A. 

      STALL

    • B. 

      STAND

    • C. 

      RECESSED

    • D. 

      LATTE

  • 25. 
    That portion of a pipe which for a short distance, is sufficiently enlarged to receive the end of another pipe of the same diameter for the purpose of making a joint.  
    • A. 

      BELL OR HUB

    • B. 

      ELBOW

    • C. 

      ANGLE PIPE

    • D. 

      NONE OF THE ABOVE

  • 26. 
    Known today as hose bib (H B), part of water line and is a faucet found in service area and gardens.
    • A. 

      BIBB

    • B. 

      FAUCET

    • C. 

      SERVICE PIPE

    • D. 

      NONE OF THE ABOVE

  • 27. 
    For W C without water storage tank, a cup like shell, ball in cup-like shell that allow movement
    • A. 

      JOINT

    • B. 

      ANGLE JOINT

    • C. 

      BALL JOINT

    • D. 

      COCK JOINT

  • 28. 
    Faucet opened and closed by a ball floating on the water, also called ball cock valve.
    • A. 

      BALL COCK

    • B. 

      BALL VALVE

    • C. 

      CHECK VALVE

    • D. 

      COCK

  • 29. 
    Air pressure in drainage pipe greater than atmospheric pressure.
    • A. 

      BACK PRESSURE

    • B. 

      BACK FLOW

    • C. 

      BACK SIPHONAGE

    • D. 

      BEHIND PRESSURE

  • 30. 
    A vertical pipe FOR WATER SUPPLY
    • A. 

      RISER

    • B. 

      STACK

    • C. 

      BRANCH

    • D. 

      SERVICE PIPE

  • 31. 
    A vertical pipe FOR DRAINAGE
    • A. 

      RISER

    • B. 

      STACK

    • C. 

      BRANCH

    • D. 

      SERVICE PIPE

  • 32. 
    A tool used for straightening or expanding lead pipe.
    • A. 

      LEAD EXPANSION

    • B. 

      BENDING PIN

    • C. 

      BENDING JOINT

    • D. 

      PIN

  • 33. 
    A length of soil or waste stack that branch into the main at storey height, one branch not less than 8 feet
    • A. 

      BATTERY

    • B. 

      BRANCH

    • C. 

      BRANCH INTERVAL

    • D. 

      NON OF THE ABOVE

  • 34. 
    .), a plumbing fixture use to wash the genitals, also called a sitz bath (tool bath
    • A. 

      BIDET

    • B. 

      LAVATORY

    • C. 

      WATER CLOSET

    • D. 

      BIBB

  • 35. 
    IN STORM DRAIN SYSTEM, IT IS USED TO PREVENT AGGREGATES, DEBRIS AND OTHER UNWANTED OBJECTS FROM ENTERING THE DRAINAGE SYSTEM
    • A. 

      TRAP

    • B. 

      STRAINER

    • C. 

      CATCH BASIN

    • D. 

      FLOOR DRAIN

  • 36. 
    WHERE ARE STORM SEWER USUALLY PLACED
    • A. 

      AT THE GATE

    • B. 

      UNDER THE SIDE WALK ON NARROW ROAD AND UNDER THE ROAD ON WIDE ROAD

    • C. 

      AT THE CENTER OF THE ROAD

    • D. 

      NEAR THE CURB

  • 37. 
    TEFLON, A WHITE, SOFT, WAXY, AND NON ADHESIVE POLYMER IS USED AS A LEAK PREVENTION MATERIAL FOR PIPES PARTICULARLY GALVANIZED IRON PIPES. IT IS PLACED BETWEEN THE THREADED PIPE END AND FITTING, WHAT IS THE CHEMICAL NAME OF TEFLON?
    • A. 

      TRIFLOURORTHANE

    • B. 

      POLYETHYLENE

    • C. 

      TETRAFLOUROETHYLENE

    • D. 

      PENTAFLOUROCARBON

  • 38. 
    AN ENGINEERED MATERAIL CREATED THROUGH A PATENTED PROCEDURE THAT BONDS GLOSSY PORCELAIN ENAMELED METAL TO A STRUCTURAL COMPOSITE THROUGH AN INJECTION MOULDING PROCESS, USED PARTICULARLY IN MANUFACTURING BATHUBS. WHAT IS THE PATENTED MATERIAL USED IN THE MARKET TODAY?
    • A. 

      XPELOR

    • B. 

      DACRON

    • C. 

      LUCITE

    • D. 

      AMERCAST

  • 39. 
    IN A TYPICAL GREASE TRAP, WHAT SHOULD BE THE CORRECT ARRANGEMENT OF ITS INLET AND OUTLET IN ITS ELEVATION
    • A. 

      THE INLET SHOULD BE HIGHER THAN THE OUTLET

    • B. 

      THE OUTLET SHOULD BE HIGHER THAN THE INLET

    • C. 

      BOTH INLET AND OUTLET SHOULD BE AT THE SAME ELEVATION SPECIFICALLY AT THE UPPER SECTION OF THE TRAP

    • D. 

      ANY ELEVATION WILL DO

  • 40. 
    A STANDARD PIPING MATERIAL USED BY THE LOCAL WATER UTILITY COMPANY TO CONNECT THE WATER SERVICE PIPE OF ANY ESTABLISHMENT TO THE WATER MAIN. WHAT IS THIS PLASTIC PIPING MATERIAL?
    • A. 

      POLYVINYL CHLORIDE (PVC)

    • B. 

      UNPLASTICIZED POLYVINYL CHLORIDE (PVC)

    • C. 

      ACYLONITRILE BUTADINE STYRENE (ABS)

    • D. 

      POLYETHYLENE (PE)

  • 41. 
    WHEN DESIGNING A SEPTIC TANK, WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING PRACTICES IS NOT ACCEPTABLE IN SO FAR AS STANDARD  TRADE PRACTICE AND CODE REQUIREMENT IS CONCERENED
    • A. 

      A VENT IS NECESSARY

    • B. 

      INLET PIPE CONNECTED AT THE LEACHING CHAMBER

    • C. 

      NO AIR SPACE BETWEEN UNDERSIDE OF SLAB AND SCUM LINE

    • D. 

      ALL OF THESE