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Tool Identification


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  • 1. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Combination Square

    • B.

      Combination Rectangle

    • C.

      Combination Angle

    Correct Answer
    A. Combination Square
    Explanation
    A combination square is a tool that consists of a ruler and a head that can be adjusted to different angles. It is used for measuring and marking angles, as well as for making straight lines and right angles. The term "combination" refers to the fact that this tool can be used for various purposes, combining the features of a ruler, a protractor, and a square. The correct name for this tool is "Combination Square".

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  • 2. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Wire Strippers

    • B.

      Linesman Pliers

    • C.

      Defensive Pliers

    Correct Answer
    B. Linesman Pliers
    Explanation
    Linesman pliers are a type of hand tool commonly used by electricians and other tradespeople. They are designed for gripping, twisting, cutting, and bending wires and cables. The jaws of linesman pliers have serrated teeth for better grip, and they often have a cutting edge near the base of the jaws. This tool is not specifically used for stripping insulation from wires, which is the primary function of wire strippers. Defensive pliers are not a recognized tool and do not exist in the context of hand tools.

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  • 3. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Phillis Screwdriver

    • B.

      Phillips Screwdriver

    • C.

      Flat Head Screwdriver

    Correct Answer
    B. Phillips Screwdriver
    Explanation
    The correct name for the tool is Phillips Screwdriver. This type of screwdriver has a cross-shaped tip, which is designed to fit into the corresponding cross-shaped slot on a Phillips screw head. It is commonly used for driving and removing Phillips screws, which are widely used in various applications. The name "Phillips" is derived from the inventor, Henry F. Phillips, who patented this type of screw and driver in the 1930s.

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  • 4. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Ruler

    • B.

      Tape Ruler

    • C.

      Tape Measure

    Correct Answer
    C. Tape Measure
    Explanation
    The correct name for the tool is "Tape Measure". A tape measure is a flexible ruler-like tool that is used to measure length or distance. It typically consists of a long strip of metal or plastic with markings for measurement and a mechanism for retracting the tape. It is commonly used in construction, carpentry, sewing, and other applications where precise measurements are needed.

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  • 5. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Needle Nose Pliers

    • B.

      Sharp Nose Pliers

    • C.

      Nut and bolt pleirs

    Correct Answer
    A. Needle Nose Pliers
    Explanation
    The correct name for the tool is Needle Nose Pliers. This tool is commonly used in various industries and household tasks for gripping, bending, and cutting wires or small objects. The long, slender jaws of needle nose pliers make it easier to access tight spaces and provide better precision. The term "needle nose" refers to the slim and pointed shape of the tool's jaws, which resemble the shape of a needle.

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  • 6. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below

    • A.

      Wire Strippers

    • B.

      Cable Strippers

    • C.

      Rope Strippers

    Correct Answer
    A. Wire Strippers
    Explanation
    The correct name for the tool is Wire Strippers because wire strippers are specifically designed to remove the insulation from electrical wires, allowing for easy access to the conductor. Cable strippers, on the other hand, are used to remove the outer sheath of cables, exposing the individual wires within. Rope strippers, although not mentioned in the question, would be used to remove the protective covering of ropes, which is not relevant to the given tool.

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  • 7. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Nut and Bolt Pliers

    • B.

      Channel Locks

    • C.

      Long Handle Pliers

    Correct Answer
    B. Channel Locks
    Explanation
    The correct name for the tool described is "Channel Locks." This type of pliers is commonly known as channel locks because of their unique design that allows for adjustable jaw width. They are often used to grip and turn nuts, bolts, and pipes of various sizes. The term "nut and bolt pliers" is not commonly used to refer to this tool, and "long handle pliers" does not accurately describe its specific features.

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  • 8. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Saw Box

    • B.

      Diagonal Saw

    • C.

      Miter Box

    Correct Answer
    C. Miter Box
    Explanation
    A miter box is a tool used in woodworking to guide a hand saw in making accurate angled cuts. It consists of a box-shaped frame with slots to hold the workpiece securely and guides to ensure precise cuts at various angles, typically 45 or 90 degrees. The other options, "Saw Box" and "Diagonal Saw," do not accurately describe the tool in question.

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  • 9. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Bevel Guage

    • B.

      Sword Guage

    • C.

      Angled Guage

    Correct Answer
    A. Bevel Guage
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Bevel Gauge. A bevel gauge is a tool used to measure and replicate angles, typically used in woodworking and metalworking. It consists of a handle and a blade with a beveled edge. The bevel gauge is used by aligning the blade with the angle to be measured and then tightening the locking mechanism to hold the angle in place. This tool is commonly used for marking angles and transferring them to other workpieces for accurate cutting or shaping.

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  • 10. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Paint Line

    • B.

      Chalk Line

    • C.

      Ink Line

    Correct Answer
    B. Chalk Line
    Explanation
    A chalk line is a tool used in construction and carpentry to create straight lines on surfaces. It consists of a string coated with chalk powder, which is stretched tightly between two points. When the string is snapped against the surface, it leaves a straight line of chalk, which can be used as a guide for cutting or marking. The other options, paint line and ink line, are not commonly used terms for this tool, making chalk line the correct answer.

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  • 11. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Phillips Screwdriver

    • B.

      Torx Driver

    • C.

      Dorx Driver

    Correct Answer
    B. Torx Driver
    Explanation
    The correct name for the tool is Torx Driver. It is a type of screwdriver that is specifically designed to fit Torx screws, which have a six-point star-shaped pattern on the head. The Torx Driver is used to tighten or loosen these screws, providing a secure and efficient grip. The other options, Phillips Screwdriver and Dorx Driver, are not the correct names for this tool.

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  • 12. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Ball Peen Hammer

    • B.

      Claw Hammer

    • C.

      Hook Hammer

    Correct Answer
    B. Claw Hammer
    Explanation
    A claw hammer is the correct name for the tool described in the question. This type of hammer has a flat face for striking and a curved claw on the back for pulling nails out of wood. The name "claw hammer" comes from the shape of the claw, which resembles the claw of a bird or animal. The claw hammer is commonly used in construction and carpentry for various tasks such as driving nails and removing them when necessary.

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  • 13. 

    Please select the correct name for the tool below:

    • A.

      Claw Hammer

    • B.

      Round Head Hammer

    • C.

      Ball Peen Hammer

    Correct Answer
    C. Ball Peen Hammer
    Explanation
    A ball peen hammer is a type of hammer that has a rounded head with one side being flat and the other side having a rounded, ball-shaped peen. It is commonly used in metalworking to shape and flatten metal, as well as to strike punches and chisels. The rounded peen allows for more precise striking and shaping of metal surfaces. Therefore, the correct name for the tool described is a Ball Peen Hammer.

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  • 14. 

    Name the tool below:

    • A.

      Nut Wrench

    • B.

      Throwing Wrench

    • C.

      Combination Wrench

    Correct Answer
    C. Combination Wrench
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Combination Wrench. A combination wrench is a versatile tool that has a box-end wrench on one side and an open-end wrench on the other. This allows the user to tighten or loosen bolts and nuts in different situations. The other options, Nut Wrench and Throwing Wrench, are not commonly used terms for wrenches and do not accurately describe the tool.

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  • 15. 

    Name the tool below:

    • A.

      Pipe Cutter

    • B.

      Wire Cutter

    • C.

      Rope cutter

    Correct Answer
    A. Pipe Cutter
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Pipe Cutter. A pipe cutter is a tool specifically designed to cut through pipes. It typically consists of a sharp cutting wheel that is rotated around the pipe, creating a clean and precise cut. This tool is commonly used in plumbing and construction to cut through various types of pipes, such as copper, PVC, or steel. It allows for efficient and accurate pipe cutting, making it an essential tool for professionals working with pipes.

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  • 16. 

    Name the tool below:

    • A.

      Wood Burner

    • B.

      Soldering Iron

    • C.

      Hot Stick

    Correct Answer
    B. Soldering Iron
    Explanation
    The tool being described is a soldering iron. A soldering iron is a handheld tool used for melting solder, a metal alloy, to join two or more metal surfaces together. It is commonly used in electronics and plumbing to create strong and reliable connections. The other options, wood burner and hot stick, do not accurately describe the tool in question. A wood burner is used for creating decorative designs on wood, while a hot stick typically refers to a tool used by electric utility workers to test high-voltage power lines.

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