What Do You Know About Wall Framing? Trivia Quiz

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What Do You Know About Wall Framing? Trivia Quiz

Wall framing in residence construction includes the vertical and horizontal walls of exterior walls and interior partitions, both bearing walls and non -bearing walls. Framing in a building is the fitting together of pieces to provide a structure with support and shape. Framing items are usually wood, engineered wood, or structural steel. If you choose to know more about wall framing, this is the quiz for you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the main verticle member of a wall?
    • A. 

      Stud

    • B. 

      Plate

    • C. 

      Spacer

    • D. 

      Trimmer

  • 2. 
    What member of a wall holds up the header?
    • A. 

      Stud

    • B. 

      Plate

    • C. 

      Header

    • D. 

      Trimmer stud

  • 3. 
    What is the member of a wall that goes directly over the opening for a window or door?
    • A. 

      Footer

    • B. 

      Header

    • C. 

      Stud

    • D. 

      Trimmer

  • 4. 
    What is the name of the member of a wall that goes directly next to the trimmer stud?
    • A. 

      Jack stud

    • B. 

      Cripple stud

    • C. 

      King stud

    • D. 

      John stud

  • 5. 
    What is the lowest horizontal member of a wall?
    • A. 

      Bottom Plate

    • B. 

      Double Plate

    • C. 

      Stud

    • D. 

      Header

  • 6. 
    What is the uppermost horizontal member of a wall?
    • A. 

      Double plate

    • B. 

      Top plate

    • C. 

      Sill plate

    • D. 

      Upper plate

  • 7. 
    What horizontal member of a wall forms the bottom of the window opening?
    • A. 

      Rough seal

    • B. 

      Rough plate

    • C. 

      Rough stud

    • D. 

      Rough sill

  • 8. 
    What is the verticle member of a wall that is shorter than a common stud and either goes between the header and the top plate or between the sill and the bottom plate?
    • A. 

      Trimmer stud

    • B. 

      Cripple stud

    • C. 

      Unique stud

    • D. 

      King stud

  • 9. 
    What horizontal member of the wall lays directly below the double plate and has studs nailed to it?
    • A. 

      Lower plate

    • B. 

      Sill plate

    • C. 

      Cripple plate

    • D. 

      Top plate

  • 10. 
    What is the plywood layer called that lays directly between the floor joists and the bottom plate?
    • A. 

      Floor

    • B. 

      Subfloor

    • C. 

      Topfloor

    • D. 

      Quarterfloor

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