Sheet Metal Fabrication Quiz Questions

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Sheet Metal Fabrication Quiz Questions

Are you in the construction industry and interested in metal fabrication? How well do you understand your profession? Well, worry no more as the quiz below better helps you understand all there is to know about sheet metal fabrication.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An Alloy is What?
    • A. 

      A mixture of two or more metals

    • B. 

      1 metal ingredient

    • C. 

      Non Rustic

    • D. 

      A mixture of three or more metals

  • 2. 
    Sheet metal is broken down into the following five phases: Planning and layout, fabrication, assembly, repair/maintenance, and what?
    • A. 

      Design

    • B. 

      Structure

    • C. 

      Cost

    • D. 

      Installation

  • 3. 
    Also know as scribers, it's used for marking lines on sheet metal.  What hand tool is it?
    • A. 

      Scratch Awl

    • B. 

      Ring Awl

    • C. 

      Socket Scratch Awl

    • D. 

      Shank Awl

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    What Tool is Shown in the photo?
    • A. 

      Steel Square

    • B. 

      Angle Square

    • C. 

      Trammel

    • D. 

      Scriber

  • 5. 
    It is used to draw long arcs and circles, is also called a beam compass?
    • A. 

      Pointer

    • B. 

      Compass

    • C. 

      Trammel Points

    • D. 

      Arc Scriber

  • 6. 
    Used for grooving a seam by hand and come in various sizes.  What is this tool?
    • A. 

      Groove Seamer

    • B. 

      Hand Groover

    • C. 

      Groover

    • D. 

      Seam Groover

  • 7. 
    Used to draw, finish and deburr rivets and comes in variety sizes.  
    • A. 

      Chisel

    • B. 

      Rivet Hammer

    • C. 

      Rivet Set

    • D. 

      Set Rivet

  • 8. 
     Slightly curved face with beveled edges to prevent the head of the hammer from marking metal.  What tool is it?
    • A. 

      Setting Hammer

    • B. 

      Ball peen

    • C. 

      Mallet

    • D. 

      Riveting Hammer

  • 9. 
    Has a square flat face.  Used for flattening seams with damaging the metal.  What tool is it?
    • A. 

      Ball Peen Hammer

    • B. 

      Setting Hammer

    • C. 

      Mallet

    • D. 

      Riveting Hammer

  • 10. 
    May be either straight or combination blade snips. Used for routine cutting on 26 Gauge or lighter.  What type of snips?
    • A. 

      General Purpose Snips

    • B. 

      Aviation Snips

    • C. 

      30 Degree Snips

    • D. 

      Bull Dog Snips

  • 11. 
    Come in left handed (green), right handed (red), and straight cutting ( yellow) and areused for cutting small irregular curves, including corners of 90 degree angles.
    • A. 

      General Purpose Snips

    • B. 

      Bulldog Snips

    • C. 

      Aviation Snips

    • D. 

      Dove Tail Snips

  • 12. 
    Have flat jaws with small groves and are used for forming and holding work.  What is the tool?
    • A. 

      Round Nose Pliers

    • B. 

      Flat Nose Pliers

    • C. 

      Slip-Joint Pliers

    • D. 

      General Pliers

  • 13. 
    Have 3 1/2" blades and an adjustable gauge.  Used for seaming operation, and bending in situations where it is impossible or inconvenient to bend metal on a brake.  What is the tool?
    • A. 

      File Seamer

    • B. 

      Flat Seamer

    • C. 

      Hacksaws

    • D. 

      Handy Seamer or Tongs

  • 14. 
    This file is all purpose, single cut file and used for finish filing.  What kind file is it?
    • A. 

      Mill File

    • B. 

      Knife File

    • C. 

      Three Square File

    • D. 

      Flat FIle

  • 15. 
    Commonly called a Cornice brake, it is used for bending and folding the edges of metal.   What part is it?
    • A. 

      Clamping Handle

    • B. 

      Bending Leaf Handle

    • C. 

      Hand Brake

    • D. 

      Rotary Handle

  • 16. 
    Used to drill holes that require a high degree of accuracy. What machine is it?  
    • A. 

      Drill Press

    • B. 

      Bench Press

    • C. 

      Drill Grinder

    • D. 

      Bench Grinder

  • 17. 
    Used to form various edges and seams. Bends metal 22 gauge and lighter.  Bends up to 165 degrees and lengths up to 36".  What is it?
    • A. 

      Bench Grinder

    • B. 

      Bar folder

    • C. 

      Bender

    • D. 

      Vises

  • 18. 
    Bend Radius is the degree of sharpness or square in the finished bend.  There must be an allowance for the sheet metal that is being bent; this allowance is known as what?
    • A. 

      Bend Radius

    • B. 

      Pittsburgh Pocket Bend

    • C. 

      Overall Radius

    • D. 

      The Setback

  • 19. 
    Electric drill can be single speed or variable and almost always includes a reverse gear.   A drill is manufactured in what sizes?
    • A. 

      1/4", 5/8", 1/2"

    • B. 

      3/8", 5/8", 1/2"

    • C. 

      1/4", 3/8", 1/2"

    • D. 

      1/4", 3/8", 1"

  • 20. 
    Commonly known as drill bits, they are used to drill holes in sheet metal and other construction materials.  They can be made of carbon steel or high speed alloy steel.  What is it?
    • A. 

      Spiral Drills

    • B. 

      Twist Drills

    • C. 

      Drill Bits

    • D. 

      Shank Bits

  • 21. 
    Work as a fast acting punch that nibbles a small hole out of the metal with every stroke.  Its main advantage is that it can cut very heavy metal accurately without distorting it since both sides of the metal remain perfectly flat during cutting.  What is it?
    • A. 

      Nibblers

    • B. 

      Band Saw

    • C. 

      Power Hand Shears

    • D. 

      Hacksaw

  • 22. 
    The files that has a single row of teeth extending across the face at an angle of 65 degrees is a ______ cut file.
    • A. 

      Mill Cut File

    • B. 

      Single Cut File

    • C. 

      Double Cut File

    • D. 

      Flat Cut File

  • 23. 
    When using grinders, you should never grind on the ----?---- of the wheels.
    • A. 

      Corner

    • B. 

      Back

    • C. 

      Side

    • D. 

      Metal

  • 24. 
    What will happen if there is too much difference in the handle adjustment when changing the clamping pressure on the top leaf of the cornice brake?
    • A. 

      Uneven Bending

    • B. 

      It won't hold down correctly

    • C. 

      It will fly off the bender

    • D. 

      Nothing

  • 25. 
    A bead acts as a -----?----- and serves as a -----?----.
    • A. 

      Buckets and Pipes

    • B. 

      Cradle and Cutter

    • C. 

      Stiffeners and Stops

    • D. 

      Machine and bender

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