Professional Practice 05

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Professional Practice Quizzes & Trivia

We’re talking professional practice in this quiz, which is the use of one’s knowledge of a particular profession to be able to satisfy their responsibilities and complete the activities required of them in the workplace.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What official body formulates rules and regulations relating to signing / sealing of drawings, specifications and other documents registered by the architect?
    • A. 

      United Architects of the Philippines

    • B. 

      Commission on Higher Education

    • C. 

      Board of Architecture

    • D. 

      Office of the Building Official

  • 2. 
    What additional training is required of an Architect for the renewal of his professional license?
    • A. 

      Licensure Examination

    • B. 

      Post-Graduate Studies

    • C. 

      Continuing Professional Education

    • D. 

      Development Seminars/Workshops

  • 3. 
    What is the role of the project Manager during the Pre-Construction phase of the project?
    • A. 

      Recommends early purchase of equipment/materials requiring a long lead for procurement and delivery for expediency

    • B. 

      Observes work in progress to assure compliance with drawings/specification

    • C. 

      Manages general coordination and scheduling of work

    • D. 

      Revise and refines estimates as construction proceeds

  • 4. 
    Which of the following activities is NOT within the scope of project management?
    • A. 

      Provides planning, programming, monitoring, advising activities on material costs/construction methods

    • B. 

      Economic analysis/project feasibility

    • C. 

      Segments, supplements, compliments functions of Architects, Engineers, and Contractor’s

    • D. 

      Provides overall control of construction activities

  • 5. 
    What part of the Architect services is space/management studies?
    • A. 

      Contract documents

    • B. 

      Pre-design

    • C. 

      Design development

    • D. 

      Schematic design

  • 6. 
    What is the general basis of the Architect’s minimum basic fee?
    • A. 

      Architect’s professional standing in the community

    • B. 

      Owner’s offer

    • C. 

      Type of structure

    • D. 

      Project construction cost

  • 7. 
    Under the Architect’s Code of Ethics with respect to responsibilities to his client , which of the following is unethical for the Architect to do?
    • A. 

      Advices client on practicability of the project which may be questionable even if this causes the loss of the project to him

    • B. 

      Considers the need of the client and effects of his work upon the life and wellbeing of the public

    • C. 

      Offers free preliminary sketches without the benefit of an agreement for legitimate compensation

    • D. 

      Ascertain the exact scope of services with corresponding professional charges

  • 8. 
    Under the Civil Code, under what condition can the Architect or Engineer be held liable for damages within fifteen years after project completion?
    • A. 

      Due to violation of terms of contract

    • B. 

      Structure collapse due to faulty construction

    • C. 

      Structure collapse due to defects in plans/specification

    • D. 

      Structure collapse due to defective materials

  • 9. 
    What PD created the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) which regulates the practice of various professional in the Philippines?
    • A. 

      PD 1096

    • B. 

      PD 1185

    • C. 

      PD 223

    • D. 

      PD 1000

  • 10. 
    What part of the Architect’s services is site selection and analysis?
    • A. 

      Contract documents

    • B. 

      Schematic design

    • C. 

      Design development

    • D. 

      Pre-design

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is NOT within the scope of the practice of architecture?
    • A. 

      City/public administration

    • B. 

      Environmental site analysis and design

    • C. 

      Feasibility studies, financing, progm’g, promotional studies

    • D. 

      Building maintenance & administration

  • 12. 
    Which of the ff. services is NOT performed by the Architect under the design-build service by administration?
    • A. 

      Prepares schedule of work, construction program, construction estimate, bill of mat’ls, etc

    • B. 

      Keeps records and books of accounts

    • C. 

      Ppoints construction superintendent, purchasing agent, timekeeper, property clerks, etc.

    • D. 

      Advances funding for payment of expenditures connected with work

  • 13. 
    Who advocated the “Virtues of an Architect”, which has been the basis’s of UAP’s principles of the Architect’s Code of Ethical Conduct?
    • A. 

      Louis Sullivan

    • B. 

      Le Corbusier

    • C. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • D. 

      Marcus Vitruvius Pollio

  • 14. 
    When were the 3 architectural organizations integrated into one association of architects called UAP?
    • A. 

      1972

    • B. 

      1975

    • C. 

      1976

    • D. 

      1978

  • 15. 
    Which of the following describes the percentage of project cost compensation method for architect’s services?
    • A. 

      Applicable only to pre-design services

    • B. 

      Uses multiplier for overhead and profit

    • C. 

      Related to size and type of project

    • D. 

      Most commonly used in ASEAN region

  • 16. 
    In a typical owner-architect agreement, which of the following is generally NOT included?
    • A. 

      Design and placement of signs

    • B. 

      Ownership of documents

    • C. 

      Labor contingencies

    • D. 

      Arbitration

  • 17. 
    In a typical owner-architect agreement, which of the following is NOT part of architect’s professional fees?
    • A. 

      Income taxes on professional fees

    • B. 

      Five sets of plans and contract documents

    • C. 

      Surveys and soil exploration

    • D. 

      Mechanical/electrical engineering

  • 18. 
    What do you call the study which determines the viability of a project, such as the cost of development which brings about a potential return to the owner?
    • A. 

      Project study

    • B. 

      Financial feasibility study

    • C. 

      Economic feasibility study

    • D. 

      Project development and evaluation

  • 19. 
    One of the methods of compensation for architectural service is based on technical hours and expenses & made by adding all costs of technical services (man-hours time rate). A multiplier is used to take care of overhead & profit. This method, however, is applicable only to non-creative work & aspects of pre-design services & supervision work. What is this method called?
    • A. 

      Per diem plus reimbursable expenses

    • B. 

      Professional fee plus expenses

    • C. 

      Mixed methods of compensation

    • D. 

      Multiple of direct personal expenses

  • 20. 
    In the Architect’s Code of Ethics, to whom does the architect have responsibility to provide for arbitration as a method for settlement of disputes?
    • A. 

      Contractor

    • B. 

      Public

    • C. 

      Manufacturers/dealers

    • D. 

      Client

  • 21. 
    Which of the following services are expected from the architect serving as building/ground administrator?
    • A. 

      Building maintenance

    • B. 

      Post-construction evaluation

    • C. 

      Equipment maintenance

    • D. 

      Bidding of tenants for rentals/utilities

  • 22. 
    In a typical owner-architect agreement, which of the following is NOT part of project construction cost?
    • A. 

      Plumbing/electrical fixtures/accessories

    • B. 

      Landscaping (covered walks, grotto, etc.)

    • C. 

      Fire-fighting features

    • D. 

      Fixed closets/cabinets

  • 23. 
    Which of the following does NOT constitute the post-construction services of the architect?
    • A. 

      Real property evaluation

    • B. 

      Post-construction evaluation

    • C. 

      Building/ground administration

    • D. 

      Building/equipment maintenance

  • 24. 
    What part of Architect’s services is architectural programming
    • A. 

      Schematic design

    • B. 

      Pre-design

    • C. 

      Design Development

    • D. 

      Contract Documents

  • 25. 
    Under what phase of design services does the architect prepare complete construction drawings and specifications on materials/construction methods?
    • A. 

      Schematic design

    • B. 

      Contract documents

    • C. 

      Construction

    • D. 

      Design development

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