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What kind of Roofing is made of Thermoplastic material and has strips which under the Suns heat will

melt and cause it to bind as one roof? a. Sheathing b. Polycarbonate c. Metal Shakes d. Asphalt Shingles

Why is there a need to provide spacing in between sheets of polycarbonate roofing? What is the width of a Longspan G.I.??

What is used for Aluminum Roofing consisting of a pin head and a long shank?
a. Blind Rivet b. Pin Rivet c. Bolt d. Tekscrew

What is used to support Purlins on a Wooden Roof Frame? a. Blind Rivet b. Pin Rivet c. Bolt d. Tekscrew

What are longitudinal members on top of Chords supporting the Roof? a. Purlins b. Joist c. Rafter d. Tekscrew

What material is used for Purlins of G.I. Roofing? a. Light Gauge Metal Channel b. Standard Steel Channel c. W-Flange d. Ridge Roll

What type of Nail is used for Asphalt Shingles? a. Common Wire Nail b. Elastomeric c. Staple Wire d. Concrete Nail

What is the Advantage of Longspan Roofing?


What is the Standard Corrugated G.I. Sheet? Width of a

What is a system of triangles used to support of roof?

A bungalow house is constructed between two 2-storey houses, what is the best Roofing material to be used?

a. Light Gauge Metal Channel b. Standard Steel Channel c. W-Flange d. Ridge Roll

Which among the given is the best insulating material? a. Felt Paper b. Kraft Paper c. Foil d. Aluminum

Best roofing for a house located at a Coastal Area.


Conversion of Roofing Gauge to inch to mm (Sample: Gauge 26=0.0155=0.478mm) Indicate the proper Gauge for: Roofing, Flashing, Gutter, etc. Best roofing material for a bakery

What Roofing material is bet suited for an industrial plant where hazardous/toxic fumes are emitted?
a. Polycarbonate Roofing b. Corrugated G.I. Roofing c. Plain Galvanized Iron Sheath d. Aluminum

What type of Roofing material is over baked and is waterproof? a. Shingles b. Tegula c. Long Span Roofing d. Clay Roof Tile

What is the best location for a Roof Insulation? a. Between the Roof and the Ceiling b. On the Ceiling c. Right below the Roof d. Roof Eaves

It is used for shedding rainwater so as to keep it from running down a wall or from entering a still.

What do you call an opening in a wall or parapet that allows water to drain from a roof?

Most common roofing size

a. 6m-12m b. 6m-14m c. 6m-10m d. 6m-20m

Minimum end lapping for corrugated G.I. Roofing a. 30cm b. 20cm c. 25cm d. 60cm

Minimum side lapping for corrugated G.I. Roofing a. 1 b. 2 c. 2 d. 3

Gutter and Roof Accessories are

a. Thicker than roof b. Thinner than roof c. Equal in thickness d.

What type of Gutter is installed in such a way that is hidden when viewed from the roof edge? a. Inside Gutter b. Hang-on Gutter c. Valley Gutter d.

What is the smallest gutter size?

a. 12 b. 24 c. 48 d. None of the above

When a Valley Gutter always experiences flooding and overflow, what will be the most effective way of treating it in order to remedy it and also? a. 12 b. 24 c. 48 d. None of the above

What is the smallest gutter size?


Aside from Roofing purposes, where can you use Polycarbonate? Study Flashing/Counter Flashing/Corner Flashing

Roof of entry of light

a. Clerestory b. Skylight c. Triforium d. Glass

A steel section which is commonly used for Skylight? a. Tubular b. Angular c. C-Channel d.

A tapered, semi-cylindrical roofing tile laid convex side up to overlap planking, similar tiles laid concave side up. a. Mission Tiles b. Pantiles c. Roman Tiles d.

A material used for roofing that melts when exposed to the Sun, hence is transformed as one. a. G.I. b. Polycarbonate c. Asphalt d.

In polycarbonate roofing, why is there a need to provide gaps a. For sealant b. For thermal expansion c. For cooling effect d. For greener effect

What is galvanized?

a. Zinc coated on one side b. Zinc coated on two sides c. d.

What is the correct location for roofing insulation?

Roofing material used for skylights

For a structure near the sea, what is the best type of roofing? a. Asphalt Roofing b. Galvanized Iron Roofing c. Concrete d. Fiber Cement Board

If the project is 500m from the sea, which material will you use for the roofing? a. Longspan GI b. Concrete c. Polycarbonate d. Shingles

Where is the gutter attached?

a. Fascia Board b. Purlins c. Cleats d.

How are Gutters joined? a. Aluminum Rivets b. Tekscrew c. Vulcaseal d.

An iron coated with iron is called

a. Galvanized b. Zinced c. Coppered d. Ferrous

Material to fasten G.I. a. Rivet b. Staple c. Acetelyn Torch d. Soldering Iron

Used to connect G.I. Roofing to Steel Purlin a. Self Tapping screw b. Staple c. Acetelyn Torch d. Soldering Iron

What is the maximum length of long span roof? Best roofing material for a house near he seashore.

Study about rafter. A rafter is one of a series of sloped structural members, that extend from the ridge or hip to the down slope perimeter or eave, designed to support the roof deck and its associated loads.

What is the better way of insulting the roof? a. Roofing sheet, an air space or gap, then aluminum insulation b. Roofing sheet with aluminum insulation underneath c. d.

Identify the figure shown

It is used to attach aluminum gutter or roof. a. Rivets b. Screws c. Nails d. Weld

Where is gutter attached? a. Fascia Board b. Top Plate c. Batter Boards d. Ceiling Joists

From the figure shown, how is the Top Chord connected to the Bottom Chord?
a. Gusset Plate b. Rivets only c. Screws only d. Welded

Type of roofing in forested area Steep Gable Roof What can be an alternative for connecting the truss members? What roof is best for a Cottage in a resort?

Steel coated with Zinc is also called what?

a. Galvanized b. Powder-coated c. Stainless d. Wrought

What is the commercial length of a long span roofing? a. 18m b. 10m c. 12m d. None of the Above

Identify the type of Roof Truss sown in the figure

Which roofing material is best for a Beach Resort House? a. Shingles b. Metal Deck c. Long Span G.I. d. Polycarbonate

When do use the sag rod, cross brace, cleats (wala sa notes pero na-discuss sa lectures.. Be keen sa minute details sa lectures specially the kwentos kung di ka nakatambay sa field pero kung on-site training/experience ka this exam is very easy. Ajejeje.)

What roof is ideal for a Green House?

a. Shingles b. Metal Deck c. Long Span G.I. d. Polycarbonate

Which type of roof is ideal for sidewalk?

a. Curvilinear G.I. Sheet b. Polycarbonate c. Slate d. Concrete

What roof will you recommend for a Warehouse/Factory? a. Shingles b. Metal Deck c. Long Span G.I. d. Polycarbonate

Given a detail with measurements in the English system, identify the measurements, in Metric system, of the following parts:

a. Rafter b. Collar Plate c. Web Member d. Purlins

Identify the part shown in the figure

Identify the parts of the trusses shown in the figure

What is the difference between the Rafter Roof Truss and the Standard Roof Truss?

a. Rafter Truss is a system of Rafters that serve as the primary support of the Roof. While both are triangular shaped, trusses have more triangular elements inside the main framework.

If you want to have an exposed truss system for your roof, which steel section would be best to use? a. Tubular b. C-Channel c. I d. Angular

Heat absorbing Glass with blue green or gray color reflects heat coming into a space. This is because of its _________.
a. b. c. d. Strength of Stress Chemical Composition and Color Weight and Density Thickness

What do you call the installation of glass? It is used to cut glass

What is a Tempered Glass?

What do you call a type of Glass with minimal Distortion? a. b. c. d. Plate Sheet Float Sundae

What does a Double Insulating Glass have that is able to let short wavelengths thru such as light but blocks long wavelengths such as ultraviolet heat? a. b. c. d. Ultraviolet Filter Low E-glass Radiation Resistant Ultraviolet Resistant

Glass Blocks Different Types of Glass Double Glazing

What does Fire-resistive glass contain in the gap between two glass panels that other glass does not have? a. b. c. d. Air PVB Layer Water Carbon

What will happen to brightly colored packages in a display window when they are constantly exposed to sunlight?

In a reflective glass, what will you see at around 8pm when you are inside and the lights are on?

An oyster shell used in window panes in lieu of glass. It filters light & acts as a protective barrier.
Disregarding canopy, what would be the best type of window against rain?

You were commissioned to design a Museum for National Arts. It will have a display area where rare artifacts are to be showcased.

a. b. c. d.

Float Glass Plate Glass Sheet Glass Wire Glass

For a high-rise building and considering safety, what would be the most economical and effective type of window against rain?

You were commissioned to design a Museum for National Arts. It will have a display area where rare artifacts are to be showcased.

a. b. c. d.

Float Glass Plate Glass Sheet Glass Wired Glass

What is the best glass used for Shower Stall? a. b. c. d. Wired Glass Etched Glass Textured Glass Tempered Glass

What do you call etching glass? a. b. c. d. Annealed Glass Plate Glass Flat Glass Pattern Glass

It is a type of glass used in Fire-exit Doors a. b. c. d. Wired Float Flat Pattern

What glass is used when distortion is not important? a. b. c. d. Plate Sheet Float Pattern

How are insulating glasses separated? (by vacuum/hermeticallysealed spaces) Limitation of Glass Block as construction material

In a luxury show room, what type of glass should be used?

a. Laminated or Safety glass - consists of two or more plies of flat glass bonded under heat and pressure to interlayers of polyvinyl butyral resin that retains the fragments if the glass is broken. Security glass is laminated glass that has exceptional tensile and impact strength.