A roofing tile which has the shape of an “S” laid on its side is a

Mission tile pantile French tile

A roofing tile which has the shape of an “S” laid on its side is a

Mission tile pantile French tile

That part of the building foundation which forms the permanent retaining wall of the structure below grade is a

foundation course grade beam foundation wall

That part of the building foundation which forms the permanent retaining wall of the structure below grade is a

foundation course grade beam foundation wall

Joint employed to reduce restraint by accommodating movement of masonry walls are known as

cold joints control joints block outs

Joint employed to reduce restraint by accommodating movement of masonry walls are known as

cold joints control joints block outs

A system of framing a building in which the studs are continuous to roof supporting second floor joints is known as

post and beam western framing balloon framing

A system of framing a building in which the studs are continuous to roof supporting second floor joints is known as

post and beam western framing balloon framing

Rough plaster finish obtained by flinging plaster on a wall with a hand operated machine is

tryolean finish trowel finish broom stripped finish

Rough plaster finish obtained by flinging plaster on a wall with a hand operated machine is

tryolean finish trowel finish broom stripped finish

A principal member of the truss which extends from one end to the other primarily to resist bending is a

web member girt chord

A principal member of the truss which extends from one end to the other primarily to resist bending is a

web member girt chord

A protein: the chief nitrogenous ingredient in milk is

Casein Tempera alabaster

A protein: the chief nitrogenous ingredient in milk is

Casein Tempera alabaster

a composition of two or more metals fused together usually to obtain a desired property

annealing alloy built-up

a composition of two or more metals fused together usually to obtain a desired property

annealing alloy built-up

The horizontal distance from the face of a lock or latch to the center of the knob or lock cylinder

Backset backfill built-up

The horizontal distance from the face of a lock or latch to the center of the knob or lock cylinder

Backset backfill built-up

A commercially pure iron of fibrous nature, valued for its corrosion resistance and ductility is

cast iron black iron wrought iron

A commercially pure iron of fibrous nature, valued for its corrosion resistance and ductility is

cast iron black iron wrought iron

The Filipino term for horizontal stud is

Pabalagbag Tahilan pilareta

The Filipino term for horizontal stud is

Pabalagbag Tahilan pilareta

The Filipino term for riser

Muldura takip silipan planehuelda

The Filipino term for riser

Muldura takip silipan planehuelda

The Filipino term for collar plate is

Hardinera Guililan sinturon

The Filipino term for collar plate is

Hardinera Guililan sinturon

The Filipino term for temper (metal work)

Suban Espolon poleva

The Filipino term for temper (metal work)

Suban Espolon poleva

The Filipino term for plumb line is

Pantilya Asintada hulog

The Filipino term for plumb line is

Pantilya Asintada hulog

A beam that projects beyond one or both its support

continuous cantiliver tie

A beam that projects beyond one or both its support

continuous cantiliver tie

A wall (bearing or non-bearing) designed to resist lateral forces parallel to the wall

non-bearing prefabricated shear

A wall (bearing or non-bearing) designed to resist lateral forces parallel to the wall

non-bearing prefabricated shear

Using stair tread-riser proportion formula RT = 75, given riser equals 6 ¼ “ how many risers will there be between two floors having floor line to floor line distance of 7.8125 feet?

15 17 19

Using stair tread-riser proportion formula RT = 75, given riser equals 6 ¼ “ how many risers will there be between two floors having floor line to floor line distance of 7.8125 feet?

15 17 19

A modern method of installing wood parquet flooring on wooden boards sub-flooring is by

gluing/pasting nailing into battens wainscoting

A modern method of installing wood parquet flooring on wooden boards sub-flooring is by

gluing/pasting nailing into battens wainscoting

The standard height of window sills for office rooms in upper floors is

1.2 meters 0.60 meters 0.90 meters

The standard height of window sills for office rooms in upper floors is

1.2 meters 0.60 meters 0.90 meters

The dimension of commercial acoustic boards for aluminum Trunners used for dropped-ceiling in offices is

30” x 60” x 1” 24” x 50” x 7/8” 24” x 48” x ½”

The dimension of commercial acoustic boards for aluminum Trunners used for dropped-ceiling in offices is

30” x 60” x 1” 24” x 50” x 7/8” 24” x 48” x ½”

The total floor area 16 feet wide by 60 feet deep needs one inch (1”) x 4”(commercial size) T & G flooring. Assuming that the available T & G is 1” x 4” x 16” and the effective width is 3.5” , the total board feet needed is 1,280 bf 1,098 bf 1,330 bf

The total floor area 16 feet wide by 60 feet deep needs one inch (1”) x 4”(commercial size) T & G flooring. Assuming that the available T & G is 1” x 4” x 16” and the effective width is 3.5” , the total board feet needed is 1,280 bf 1,098 bf 1,330 bf

In the design of a large shopping centers where space is required, intervals of columns can be wider than the ordinary by adopting a structural method of construction called

compressioning post-tensioning pre-casting

In the design of a large shopping centers where space is required, intervals of columns can be wider than the ordinary by adopting a structural method of construction called

compressioning post-tensioning pre-casting

Humidification and condensation in exterior walls can be minimized by

providing stud space between exterior finish and interior finish providing building paper sheathing providing building paper sheathing and space filled

Humidification and condensation in exterior walls can be minimized by

providing stud space between exterior finish and interior finish providing building paper sheathing providing building paper sheathing and space filled

Heat gain through the structure of a habitable room occur in tropical region at walls and roofs by conduction. This can be minimized by the use of

wood concrete steel

Heat gain through the structure of a habitable room occur in tropical region at walls and roofs by conduction. This can be minimized by the use of

wood concrete steel

A material used to remedy vapor flow

glossy surfaced asphalt saturated paper, 50 lbs or more wall paper asbestos cement board

A material used to remedy vapor flow

glossy surfaced asphalt saturated paper, 50 lbs or more wall paper asbestos cement board

Dry walls do not require appreciable amount of moisture and they are customarily finished with

mortar and cement plywood on studs lath and plaster

Dry walls do not require appreciable amount of moisture and they are customarily finished with

mortar and cement plywood on studs lath and plaster

Wallboards or plywood maybe applied over studs. They can also be applied over CHB masonry wall by using

wood battens furring sheathing

Wallboards or plywood maybe applied over studs. They can also be applied over CHB masonry wall by using

wood battens furring sheathing

Identify the miter joint from the following

Identify the miter joint from the following

To turn back water whenever joints occur in which dissimilar materials come together, it is necessary to provide

flashing material binding material counter flushing

To turn back water whenever joints occur in which dissimilar materials come together, it is necessary to provide

flashing material binding material counter flushing

The part of a foundation system which supports the exterior walls of a superstructure and bears directly on the column footing is a

foundation course grade beam foundation wall

The part of a foundation system which supports the exterior walls of a superstructure and bears directly on the column footing is a

foundation course grade beam foundation wall

A narrow strip of wood applied to cover a joint along the edges of two parallel boards in the same plane is a

fillet cant strip batten

A narrow strip of wood applied to cover a joint along the edges of two parallel boards in the same plane is a

fillet cant strip batten

The stressing of unbounded tendons after concrete has cured is

post-tensioning pre-casting lift slab

The stressing of unbounded tendons after concrete has cured is

post-tensioning pre-casting lift slab

The boxing in of covering a joist, beam or girder to give the appearance of a larger beam is known as

beam formworks beam blocking grade beam

The boxing in of covering a joist, beam or girder to give the appearance of a larger beam is known as

beam formworks beam blocking grade beam

A system of framing a building on which floor joists of each storey rest on the top plates of the storey below and the bearing walls and partitions rest on the subfloor of each storey is known as

balloon framing flank framing western framing

A system of framing a building on which floor joists of each storey rest on the top plates of the storey below and the bearing walls and partitions rest on the subfloor of each storey is known as

balloon framing flank framing western framing

Pressure exerted against the underground portion of a building created by the presence of water in the soil is known as

soil bearing pressure hydrostatic pressure atmospheric pressure

Pressure exerted against the underground portion of a building created by the presence of water in the soil is known as

soil bearing pressure hydrostatic pressure atmospheric pressure

A window which projects outside the main line of a building and the compartment in which it is located extends to the floor is known as

bay window hopper window oriel window

A window which projects outside the main line of a building and the compartment in which it is located extends to the floor is known as

bay window hopper window oriel window

A form of brick bond in which each course is alternately composed of entirely of headers or of stretchers is known as

common bond flemish bond english bond

A form of brick bond in which each course is alternately composed of entirely of headers or of stretchers is known as

common bond flemish bond english bond

A joint formed when a concrete surface hardens before the next batch of concrete is placed against it is

block out cold joint control joint

A joint formed when a concrete surface hardens before the next batch of concrete is placed against it is

block out cold joint control joint

An iron alloy usually including carbon and silicon which has high compressive strength but low tensile strength is

pig iron cast iron wrought iron

An iron alloy usually including carbon and silicon which has high compressive strength but low tensile strength is

pig iron cast iron wrought iron

The Filipino term for plastered course is

lastilyas moneyka kusturada

The Filipino term for plastered course is

lastilyas moneyka kusturada

The Filipino term for bottom chord is

barakilan sibe estunyo

The Filipino term for bottom chord is

barakilan sibe estunyo

The Filipino term for perlin is

tahilan balangkas reostra

The Filipino term for perlin is

tahilan balangkas reostra

The Filipino term for eave is

sopo tabike sibe

The Filipino term for eave is

sopo tabike sibe

The Filipino term for top chord is

tahilan baytang sinturon

The Filipino term for top chord is

tahilan baytang sinturon

The capacity of a wall to hold moisture is important in the design of dwelling units. Select the best material which will reduce moisture in a wall when used

CHB S-cut joint finish 1” thick V-cut wood boards Synthetic adobe finish on R.C. wall

The capacity of a wall to hold moisture is important in the design of dwelling units. Select the best material which will reduce moisture in a wall when used

CHB S-cut joint finish 1” thick V-cut wood boards Synthetic adobe finish on R.C. wall

Plaster or plywood ceiling on nailers or joists below a ventilated roof space may show “pattern staining” on the ceiling. This can be prevented by

cleaning adequate insulation re-painting

Plaster or plywood ceiling on nailers or joists below a ventilated roof space may show “pattern staining” on the ceiling. This can be prevented by

cleaning adequate insulation re-painting

Heat gain through the walls in buildings exposed to afternoon sun intensifies discomfort of inhabitants because of conductivity. However, this can be minimized by the use of

combination of wood boards and plywood with cavity between thick reinforced concrete wall steel sheets

Heat gain through the walls in buildings exposed to afternoon sun intensifies discomfort of inhabitants because of conductivity. However, this can be minimized by the use of

combination of wood boards and plywood with cavity between thick reinforced concrete wall steel sheets

Sound or noise between bedrooms may be reduced by using less expensive materials with the application of construction techniques

double wall plywood on horizontal and vertical studs with absorbents solid 6” R.C. wall sawali on 2” x 2” studs

Sound or noise between bedrooms may be reduced by using less expensive materials with the application of construction techniques

double wall plywood on horizontal and vertical studs with absorbents solid 6” R.C. wall sawali on 2” x 2” studs

The staircase of a house has a total run of 3 meters and a total rise of 2.16 meters, the tread width is 11 inches and riser is 7 7/8”, therefore, the stringer length is

3.20 meters 3.69 meters 3.75 meters

The staircase of a house has a total run of 3 meters and a total rise of 2.16 meters, the tread width is 11 inches and riser is 7 7/8”, therefore, the stringer length is

3.20 meters 3.69 meters 3.75 meters

Dry walls are customarily finished with

lath and plaster mortar and hollow blocks reinforced concrete

Dry walls are customarily finished with

lath and plaster mortar and hollow blocks reinforced concrete

The riser of a stair is 6 ½ inches. What is the run using formula R/T = tan (R-3) x 8 degrees

12.2247 inches 12.1000 inches 11.8975 inches

The riser of a stair is 6 ½ inches. What is the run using formula R/T = tan (R-3) x 8 degrees

12.2247 inches 12.1000 inches 11.8975 inches

One method of leveling batterboards without the transit is the use of

¼ Ø plastic hose filled with water eyesight plumb bob

One method of leveling batterboards without the transit is the use of

¼ Ø plastic hose filled with water eyesight plumb bob

A manual method of squaring the corners of a building lines in building layout, is the use of

2-3-4 multiples with the use of transit 3-4-5 multiples with the use of steel tape measure 4-5-4 multiples and strings

A manual method of squaring the corners of a building lines in building layout, is the use of

2-3-4 multiples with the use of transit 3-4-5 multiples with the use of steel tape measure 4-5-4 multiples and strings

When dry conditions are demanded of asphalt tile floor finishes on concrete over earth, apply the waterproofing (WP) steps

felt paper below sub-slab then WP on top of the sub-slab felt paper below the top slab then WP the earth WP the earth under slab

When dry conditions are demanded of asphalt tile floor finishes on concrete over earth, apply the waterproofing (WP) steps

felt paper below sub-slab then WP on top of the sub-slab felt paper below the top slab then WP the earth WP the earth under slab

Due to temperature effects in materials, concrete walls, slabs of long buildings, new buildings adjoining existing buildings should be provided with

flashing welded joints expansion joints

Due to temperature effects in materials, concrete walls, slabs of long buildings, new buildings adjoining existing buildings should be provided with

flashing welded joints expansion joints

A typical block or panel type insulating material used in flat roof of commercial or industrial building

corkboard acacia lumber washed pebbles

A typical block or panel type insulating material used in flat roof of commercial or industrial building

corkboard acacia lumber washed pebbles

What is the height of the RC curtain wall surrounding a water tank located at the penthouse whose capacity is 5000 U.S. gallons. The diameter of the tank is 2.5 meters (I.D.) and freeboard of 0.30 meters. The wall shall be as high as the water tank. 4.00 meters 4.19 meters 4.16 meters

What is the height of the RC curtain wall surrounding a water tank located at the penthouse whose capacity is 5000 U.S. gallons. The diameter of the tank is 2.5 meters (I.D.) and freeboard of 0.30 meters. The wall shall be as high as the water tank. 4.00 meters 4.19 meters 4.16 meters

Select the grouping one subject of which is a criterion used by architects in planning and design of buildings

columns, splices, materials, lot roofing sheets, function, elevation concrete, lumber, steel, cement

Select the grouping one subject of which is a criterion used by architects in planning and design of buildings

columns, splices, materials, lot roofing sheets, function, elevation concrete, lumber, steel, cement

Narrow, high ceiling spaces where ceiling area is small compared to wall area, will normally require acoustical treatment of the

wall or part of several walls floor and ceiling ceiling only

Narrow, high ceiling spaces where ceiling area is small compared to wall area, will normally require acoustical treatment of the

wall or part of several walls floor and ceiling ceiling only

A ferrous metal that offers great resistance to abrassion and finds important use in the cutting edges of heavy digging tools is a

alloy steel nickel steel manganese steel

A ferrous metal that offers great resistance to abrassion and finds important use in the cutting edges of heavy digging tools is a

alloy steel nickel steel manganese steel

A building stone of igneous origin and composed of quartz, hornblende and mica is a

travertine serpentine granite

A building stone of igneous origin and composed of quartz, hornblende and mica is a

travertine serpentine granite

A form of brick bond in which the course consists of alternate stretchers and headers in known as

flemish bond english bond common bond

A form of brick bond in which the course consists of alternate stretchers and headers in known as

flemish bond english bond common bond

A system of framing a building on which floor joist of each storey rests on the top plates of the storey below and the bearing walls and partitions rest on the subfloor of each storey is known as

western framing balloon framing flank framing

A system of framing a building on which floor joist of each storey rests on the top plates of the storey below and the bearing walls and partitions rest on the subfloor of each storey is known as

western framing balloon framing flank framing

The Filipino term for rabbet

palitada asintada vaciada

The Filipino term for rabbet

palitada asintada vaciada

The Filipino term for projection is

alahado bolada asinta

The Filipino term for projection is

alahado bolada asinta

Given a riser equals six inches and using the stair tread-riser proportion formula 2R + T = 25, how many risers wil there be between two levels having a vertical distance of 9’-0”

18 risers 16 risers 17 risers

Given a riser equals six inches and using the stair tread-riser proportion formula 2R + T = 25, how many risers wil there be between two levels having a vertical distance of 9’-0”

18 risers 16 risers 17 risers

A geological or ground condition considered in determining the size and type of foundation of the building

soil chemistry soil bearing pressure particle size distribution

A geological or ground condition considered in determining the size and type of foundation of the building

soil chemistry soil bearing pressure particle size distribution

These are materials excellent as vapor barrier in the roofing system of residential buildings

particle board lawanit boards aluminum foil sheets

These are materials excellent as vapor barrier in the roofing system of residential buildings

particle board lawanit boards aluminum foil sheets

The chief structural materials, used for tall buildings are

built-up beams, girders, foundations cement, deformed wrought iron, gravel and sand reinforced concrete and high grade steel

The chief structural materials, used for tall buildings are

built-up beams, girders, foundations cement, deformed wrought iron, gravel and sand reinforced concrete and high grade steel

These are classified as good and less expensive insulating materials used in buildings

glass blocks, 5000 psi concrete porous concrete, glass fibers, guilt materials steel plates, marble slabs, granite

These are classified as good and less expensive insulating materials used in buildings

glass blocks, 5000 psi concrete porous concrete, glass fibers, guilt materials steel plates, marble slabs, granite

This is a material that holds less moisture, is very light, less water absorptive capacity and is very good in sidings of dwelling units

vinyl shingles asbestos-cement shingles wood boards

This is a material that holds less moisture, is very light, less water absorptive capacity and is very good in sidings of dwelling units

vinyl shingles asbestos-cement shingles wood boards

The toilet bathroom floor finish is designed to be at least one inch below the bedroom floor finish. What should be the vertical distance between the bedroom floor finish and the top line of the 2” x 6” yacal floor joists which carry the toilet bath floor system assuming that ¼” thick mosaic vitrified tiles will be used in the toilet bathroom on 4” RC slab with membrane waterproofing, using standard acceptable measurement of materials for residential houses 3 ½ inches 3 ¼ inches 6 ¼ inches

The toilet bathroom floor finish is designed to be at least one inch below the bedroom floor finish. What should be the vertical distance between the bedroom floor finish and the top line of the 2” x 6” yacal floor joists which carry the toilet bath floor system assuming that ¼” thick mosaic vitrified tiles will be used in the toilet bathroom on 4” RC slab with membrane waterproofing, using standard acceptable measurement of materials for residential houses 3 ½ inches 3 ¼ inches 6 ¼ inches

A Howe Truss is being considered to support the roofing system of a residential building. The pitch of the truss is 1 vertical 3 horizontal. What is the total length of the top chord, if the span of truss is 12 meters and the eave is 1.5 meters horizontally? 7.555 meters 7.906 meters 7.567 meters

A Howe Truss is being considered to support the roofing system of a residential building. The pitch of the truss is 1 vertical 3 horizontal. What is the total length of the top chord, if the span of truss is 12 meters and the eave is 1.5 meters horizontally? 7.555 meters 7.906 meters 7.567 meters

The finished frame surrounding a door is a

door frame door jamb door casing

The finished frame surrounding a door is a

door frame door jamb door casing

A door lock with a spring bolt controlled by one or both knobs and dead bolt controlled by a key is a

knob bolt knob latch knob lock

A door lock with a spring bolt controlled by one or both knobs and dead bolt controlled by a key is a

knob bolt knob latch knob lock

A door consisting of two separate leaves, one above the other, this leaves may operate independently or together is a

dwarf door dutch door window door

A door consisting of two separate leaves, one above the other, this leaves may operate independently or together is a

dwarf door dutch door window door

A joint formed by overlapping the edges of metal sheet or plated and joining them by riveting, soldering or brazing is a

lap joint lap seam lap splice

A joint formed by overlapping the edges of metal sheet or plated and joining them by riveting, soldering or brazing is a

lap joint lap seam lap splice

A clay roofing tile approximately semi cylindrical in shape laid in courses with units having their convex side alternately up and down is a

pantile mission tile roman tile

A clay roofing tile approximately semi cylindrical in shape laid in courses with units having their convex side alternately up and down is a

pantile mission tile roman tile

The part of a foundation system which supports the exterior wall of the super structure and bears directly on the column footing is a

grade beam foundation wall foundation course

The part of a foundation system which supports the exterior wall of the super structure and bears directly on the column footing is a

grade beam foundation wall foundation course

A commercially pure iron of fibrous nature, valued for its corrosion resistance and ductility is a

cast iron wrought iron pig iron

The wall of Intramuros is

an aqueduct a fortification a moat

The wall of Intramuros is

an aqueduct a fortification a moat

The Filipino term for rafter is

guililan sepo kilo

The Filipino term for rafter is

guililan sepo kilo

The Filipino term for baseboard is

rodapis perdano batidora

The Filipino term for baseboard is

rodapis perdano batidora

A climatic factor that is considered in the structural and architectural design of tall buildings

thunderstorm gusts lightning

A climatic factor that is considered in the structural and architectural design of tall buildings

thunderstorm gusts lightning

This is a ground condition that determines the size, type and shape of the building footing/foundation

soil bearing pressure loam and clay formation adobe underlay

This is a ground condition that determines the size, type and shape of the building footing/foundation

soil bearing pressure loam and clay formation adobe underlay

What is the height of a curtain wall for a downfeed water tank at the deck roof with 60,000 gallons capacity and diameter of 3 meters, freeboard of 0.30 meters, shall be as high as the water tank

3.513 meters 3.550 meters 3.625 meters

What is the height of a curtain wall for a downfeed water tank at the deck roof with 60,000 gallons capacity and diameter of 3 meters, freeboard of 0.30 meters, shall be as high as the water tank

3.513 meters 3.550 meters 3.625 meters

Select the grouping one subject of which is a general criterion used by architects in planning and design of buildings

colored roofing sheets, esthetics, symmetry of windows columns, doors, windows, split type concrete, steel and wood, type of floor finish

Select the grouping one subject of which is a general criterion used by architects in planning and design of buildings

colored roofing sheets, esthetics, symmetry of windows columns, doors, windows, split type concrete, steel and wood, type of floor finish

The most common materials used for roofing of urban residential houses

R.C. slabs wood shingles G.I. sheets

The most common materials used for roofing of urban residential houses

R.C. slabs wood shingles G.I. sheets

For very large roof spans (for auditoria, transport buildings, exhibition halls) of over 150 ft these structures are suggested economical solutions

pre-stressed concrete reinforced concrete space frames, light steel skeleton structures

For very large roof spans (for auditoria, transport buildings, exhibition halls) of over 150 ft these structures are suggested economical solutions

pre-stressed concrete reinforced concrete space frames, light steel skeleton structures

Rise is the vertical distance between the upper surface of two consecutive steps. The horizontal distance between the nosing of two consecutive steps is the

“going” “string” “newel”

Rise is the vertical distance between the upper surface of two consecutive steps. The horizontal distance between the nosing of two consecutive steps is the

“going” “string” “newel”

Noise inside the building is o two kinds, namely, airborne noise and impact noise . Insulation must be provided against both of these by internal walls and floors. Examples of better sound insulation are

concrete hollow block walls ¼” double wall on 2” x 4” studs asbestos board walls on wooden studs

Noise inside the building is o two kinds, namely, airborne noise and impact noise . Insulation must be provided against both of these by internal walls and floors. Examples of better sound insulation are

concrete hollow block walls ¼” double wall on 2” x 4” studs asbestos board walls on wooden studs

When the soil beneath the building is not exceptionally well drained and it is necessary to exclude dampness, the best material to be used which is installed beneath the concrete slab is

pitch or bituminous felt gravel coarse aluminum foil

When the soil beneath the building is not exceptionally well drained and it is necessary to exclude dampness, the best material to be used which is installed beneath the concrete slab is

pitch or bituminous felt gravel coarse aluminum foil

This material holds less moisture, is very light with less absorptive capacity and is very good in exterior sidings of residential houses in tropical regions

asbestos cement shingles vinyl shingles wood shingles

This material holds less moisture, is very light with less absorptive capacity and is very good in exterior sidings of residential houses in tropical regions

asbestos cement shingles vinyl shingles wood shingles

Standard size overlap for corrugated G.I. roofing is

2 corr. 2 ½ corr. 3 corr.

Standard size overlap for corrugated G.I. roofing is

2 corr. 2 ½ corr. 3 corr.

A continuous recess built into a wall to receive pipes, ducts, etc. is called

alcove ductwork chase

A continuous recess built into a wall to receive pipes, ducts, etc. is called

alcove ductwork chase

A twisting force is

torsion shear moment

A twisting force is

torsion shear moment

A barrier or diaphragm formed to prevent the movement of soil to stabilize foundation, etc. is

pile foundation sheet piling retaining wall

A barrier or diaphragm formed to prevent the movement of soil to stabilize foundation, etc. is

pile foundation sheet piling retaining wall

The term stone-cut refers to a

masonry finish adobe stone work wood siding

The term stone-cut refers to a

masonry finish adobe stone work wood siding

Wood with metal cladding is called

channel strip reinforced wood kalamein

Wood with metal cladding is called

channel strip reinforced wood kalamein

The Filipino term for floor joist is

suelo guililan soleras

The Filipino term for floor joist is

suelo guililan soleras

The Filipino term for bottom chord is

tirante tahilan madre

The Filipino term for bottom chord is

tirante tahilan madre

Standard concrete mix for beams, girders, slabs, stairs and columns is

“AA” “A” “B”

Standard concrete mix for beams, girders, slabs, stairs and columns is

“AA” “A” “B”

Chord splice connectors for trusses is

split-ring wood block fish plate

Chord splice connectors for trusses is

split-ring wood block fish plate

A vertical line check uses a

meter stick try square plumb bob

A vertical line check uses a

meter stick try square plumb bob

A specialized fastener used to pull on to hold mitered joints together is

vise wood screw clamp nail

A specialized fastener used to pull on to hold mitered joints together is

vise wood screw clamp nail

Most waterproofed type of mortar joints for wall is

raked struck weathered

Most waterproofed type of mortar joints for wall is

raked struck weathered

Rafters laid diagonally from corner of a plate or girts to the ridge

jack rafter valley plate hip rafter

Rafters laid diagonally from corner of a plate or girts to the ridge

jack rafter valley plate hip rafter

The horizontal boards nailed to corner post to assist in the accurate layout of foundation and excavation lines are called

form boards box boards batter boards

The horizontal boards nailed to corner post to assist in the accurate layout of foundation and excavation lines are called

form boards box boards batter boards

Columns in which a concrete core is reinforced with a steel or castiron core designed to support a part of load is

lally composite cast-in-place

Columns in which a concrete core is reinforced with a steel or castiron core designed to support a part of load is

lally composite cast-in-place

The Filipino term for ceiling joist is

kostilyahe tirante espejo

The Filipino term for ceiling joist is

kostilyahe tirante espejo

The Filipino term for concrete beam is

biga guilihan kilo

The Filipino term for concrete beam is

biga guilihan kilo

Instrument or tool capable of vertical and horizontal line check is called

plumb bob spirit level try square caliper

Instrument or tool capable of vertical and horizontal line check is called

plumb bob spirit level try square caliper

The vertical and horizontal surface is reinforced concrete where concreting was stopped and continued later is called

expansion joint control joint cold joint construction joint

The vertical and horizontal surface is reinforced concrete where concreting was stopped and continued later is called

expansion joint control joint cold joint construction joint

A twisting force is

shear bending moment torsion

A twisting force is

shear bending moment torsion

A continuous recess built into a wall to receive pipes, ducts, etc. is called

alcove chase ductworks pipeline

A continuous recess built into a wall to receive pipes, ducts, etc. is called

alcove chase ductworks pipeline

It is a special type of plate girder consisting of tees, angles and multiple web

box girder hybrid girder T-flange girder bridging

It is a special type of plate girder consisting of tees, angles and multiple web

box girder hybrid girder T-flange girder bridging

When the ratio of short span to the long span of a slab is less than 0.50, slab is a

one-way slab slab on fill two-way slab cantilever slab

When the ratio of short span to the long span of a slab is less than 0.50, slab is a

one-way slab slab on fill two-way slab cantilever slab

Longitudinal beams which rest on the top chord and preferably at the joints of the truss

purlins jack rafter rafters girders

Longitudinal beams which rest on the top chord and preferably at the joints of the truss

purlins jack rafter rafters girders

A three-dimensional structural system without bearing walls composed of interconnected laterally supported so as to function as a complete self-contained unit with or without the aids of horizontal diaphragms or floor-bracing system box system space frame freeform braced frame

A three-dimensional structural system without bearing walls composed of interconnected laterally supported so as to function as a complete self-contained unit with or without the aids of horizontal diaphragms or floor-bracing system box system space frame freeform braced frame

Concrete slab should have a minimum clearance of

20 mm 40 mm 15 mm 30 mm

Concrete slab should have a minimum clearance of

20 mm 40 mm 15 mm 30 mm

It is designed to resist lateral forces parallel to the plane of the wall

bearing wall curtain wall grade wall shear wall

It is designed to resist lateral forces parallel to the plane of the wall

bearing wall curtain wall grade wall shear wall

The section of which the moment changes from positive to negative is called

neutral axis inflection point section of zero shear maximum moment

The section of which the moment changes from positive to negative is called

neutral axis inflection point section of zero shear maximum moment

What is the appropriate painting material type for wood surfaces?

zinc chromate alkyd latex polyurethane

What is the appropriate painting material type for wood surfaces?

zinc chromate alkyd latex polyurethane

Commercially made corrugated G.I. sheets, of gauge 26, having standard corrugation are coated both sides with

aluminum coating laminations paints pure virgin spoiter

Commercially made corrugated G.I. sheets, of gauge 26, having standard corrugation are coated both sides with

aluminum coating laminations paints pure virgin spoiter

Wood flooring finishing material

7 & 6 wood planks V cut wood planks gypsum board ply board panel

Wood flooring finishing material

7 & 6 wood planks V cut wood planks gypsum board ply board panel

What hardware/material is needed to fasten an asphalt strip roof shingle on wooden sheets/planks?

CV nail staple wire tekscrew fin nail

What hardware/material is needed to fasten an asphalt strip roof shingle on wooden sheets/planks?

CV nail staple wire tekscrew fin nail

The time required for the removal of a form works of a concrete footing

24 hours 36 hours 48 hours 12 hours

The time required for the removal of a form works of a concrete footing

24 hours 36 hours 48 hours 12 hours

Identify which figure is a dado wood joint

Identify which figure is a dado wood joint

Identify which figure is flemish (double stretcher) brickwork

Identify which figure is flemish (double stretcher) brickwork

Wall partition wooden framing is called

joist jambs studs nailers

Wall partition wooden framing is called

joist jambs studs nailers

How many corrugation is required as the minimum side lap of an ordinary standard G.I. sheet roofing?

1½ 2½ 2 1

How many corrugation is required as the minimum side lap of an ordinary standard G.I. sheet roofing?

1½ 2½ 2 1

Identify which letter in the target is a valley jack rafter?

Identify which letter in the target is a valley jack rafter?

What is the appropriate paint material for G.I. sheet roofing?

alkyd type acrylic latex type lacquer type urethane

What is the appropriate paint material for G.I. sheet roofing?

alkyd type acrylic latex type lacquer type urethane

Identify which figure is a dado wood joint

Identify which figure is a dado wood joint

The paint finishing material of long-span pre-painted roofing sheet is

acrylic paint duco paint polyester paint automotive paint

The paint finishing material of long-span pre-painted roofing sheet is

acrylic paint duco paint polyester paint automotive paint

What hardware/material is needed to fasten corrugated asbestos cement roofing sheet on a steel purlin

metal screw L hook bolt m bolt aluminum screw

What hardware/material is needed to fasten corrugated asbestos cement roofing sheet on a steel purlin

metal screw L hook bolt m bolt aluminum screw

A common paint film defect where progressive powdering from the surface inward occurs. It is called

blistering peeling chalking alligatoring

A common paint film defect where progressive powdering from the surface inward occurs. It is called

blistering peeling chalking alligatoring

Identify which figure is a blind and sub-mortise and tenon joint

Identify which figure is a blind and sub-mortise and tenon joint

A joint where two successive placement of concrete meet is called

truss joint contraction joint construction joint expansion joint

A joint where two successive placement of concrete meet is called

truss joint contraction joint construction joint expansion joint

A wall which supports vertical loads in addition to its weight without the benefit of a complete vertical load carrying space frame is called

retaining wall curtain wall shearing wall bearing wall

A wall which supports vertical loads in addition to its weight without the benefit of a complete vertical load carrying space frame is called

retaining wall curtain wall shearing wall bearing wall

A type of concrete floor which has no beam is called

flat slab 2-way slab one way slab ribbed floor

A type of concrete floor which has no beam is called

flat slab 2-way slab one way slab ribbed floor

A one-way concrete slab are used when

the slab is being supported by two parallel beams the slab has no cantilevered portion the concrete slab is reinforced on the near bottom side the concrete slab is sloping to all side

A one-way concrete slab are used when

the slab is being supported by two parallel beams the slab has no cantilevered portion the concrete slab is reinforced on the near bottom side the concrete slab is sloping to all side

Level tool is a

tool used for guiding and testing the work to a vertical and horizontal position a tool for checking height elevation tool used to check the water level the tool designated the different ranking of tool usage

Level tool is a

tool used for guiding and testing the work to a vertical and horizontal position a tool for checking height elevation tool used to check the water level the tool designated the different ranking of tool usage

Steel square is a

a small try square tool for testing and for framing work a steel square for use of signage tool of the steel man

Steel square is a

a small try square tool for testing and for framing work a steel square for use of signage tool of the steel man

The vertical surface on face of a stair step is called

stair clip stair head nosing riser

The vertical surface on face of a stair step is called

stair clip stair head nosing riser

Tin shear is a

painter tool masonry tool tinsmithry tool electrical tool

Tin shear is a

painter tool masonry tool tinsmithry tool electrical tool

Auger bit is part of

fastener tool guiding testing tool bearing tool rough facing tool

Auger bit is part of

fastener tool guiding testing tool bearing tool rough facing tool

The complete records of test conduction (slump, compression test, etc.) shall be preserved and made available for inspection during the progress of construction and after completion of the projects for a period of not less than 5 years 3 years 4 years 2 years

The complete records of test conduction (slump, compression test, etc.) shall be preserved and made available for inspection during the progress of construction and after completion of the projects for a period of not less than 5 years 3 years 4 years 2 years

Wood board should have a thickness specification of

not less than 2” thick x 5” and up wide not less than 1” thick x 4” and up wide not less than 2” thick x 4” and up wide not less than 3” thick x 7” and up wide

Wood board should have a thickness specification of

not less than 2” thick x 5” and up wide not less than 1” thick x 4” and up wide not less than 2” thick x 4” and up wide not less than 3” thick x 7” and up wide

Wood plank is a piece of lumber that is

2” to 5” thick 6” to 8” thick 5” to 7” thick 8” up thick

Wood plank is a piece of lumber that is

2” to 5” thick 6” to 8” thick 5” to 7” thick 8” up thick

The distance from the first to the last riser of a stair flight is called

spandrel pitch run rise

The distance from the first to the last riser of a stair flight is called

spandrel pitch run rise

A high-speed rotary shaping hand power tool used to make smooth cutting and curving on solid wood is called

surface planner dado place portable hand router lathe machine

A high-speed rotary shaping hand power tool used to make smooth cutting and curving on solid wood is called

surface planner dado place portable hand router lathe machine

The major horizontal supporting member of the floor system is called

rafter girder purlin girt

The major horizontal supporting member of the floor system is called

rafter girder purlin girt

Wood defects are heart shake, cup shake, star shake and

knots discoloration deterioration rotten

Wood defects are heart shake, cup shake, star shake and

knots discoloration deterioration rotten

Dressed lumber is referred to

covered with plastic for shipment lumber of exact measurement smoothed or planed lumber lumber used for fine carpentry works

Dressed lumber is referred to

covered with plastic for shipment lumber of exact measurement smoothed or planed lumber lumber used for fine carpentry works

The other kind of handsaw other than rip-cut saw is

diagonal cut saw cross-cut circular saw coping saw

The other kind of handsaw other than rip-cut saw is

diagonal cut saw cross-cut circular saw coping saw

Walls that support weight from above as well as their own dead weight

load bearing walls curtain walls shoring walls none of the above

Walls that support weight from above as well as their own dead weight

load bearing walls curtain walls shoring walls none of the above

It refers to the occupancy load which either partially or fully in place or may not be present at all is called

live load dead load concentrated load distributed load

It refers to the occupancy load which either partially or fully in place or may not be present at all is called

live load dead load concentrated load distributed load

The distance between inflection point in the column when it breaks is called

development length cross sectional area effective length equivalent distance

The distance between inflection point in the column when it breaks is called

development length cross sectional area effective length equivalent distance

The amount of space measured in cubic units

none of these perimeter volume area

The amount of space measured in cubic units

none of these perimeter volume area

An expansion joints adjacent parts of a structure to permit expected movements between them is called

contraction joint truss joint construction joint conduction joint

An expansion joints adjacent parts of a structure to permit expected movements between them is called

contraction joint truss joint construction joint conduction joint

To find the volume of water in a cylindrical tank, multiply the area of its base by its

diameter radius height none of these

To find the volume of water in a cylindrical tank, multiply the area of its base by its

diameter radius height none of these

The most important component to determine the strength of a concrete mix is

cement sand gravel lime

The most important component to determine the strength of a concrete mix is

cement sand gravel lime

A beam that projects beyond one or both its support is called

overhanging beam continuous beam intermediate beam cantilever beam

A beam that projects beyond one or both its support is called

overhanging beam continuous beam intermediate beam cantilever beam

Jack rafter is used for

hip roof support long span beam cantilevered truss none of these

Jack rafter is used for

hip roof support long span beam cantilevered truss none of these

The total of all the tread widths in a stair is called

total riser total run winder none of these

The total of all the tread widths in a stair is called

total riser total run winder none of these

The face or front elevation of a building

facade front view face plate frontal approach

The face or front elevation of a building

facade front view face plate frontal approach

A pit in a basement floor made to collect water into which a pump is placed to pump the liquid to the sewer pipe

sump drain hole slump none of these

A pit in a basement floor made to collect water into which a pump is placed to pump the liquid to the sewer pipe

sump drain hole slump none of these

Prefabrication refers to

design of a factory pre-construction of components as a part of a whole a system of material audit preliminary building procedure

Prefabrication refers to

design of a factory pre-construction of components as a part of a whole a system of material audit preliminary building procedure

An opening in the roof for admitting light is called

natural lighting ocules lighting none of these skylight

An opening in the roof for admitting light is called

natural lighting ocules lighting none of these skylight

Wood coming out from trees with needle leaves, rather than broad leaves are called

ironwood mahogany softwood hardwood

Wood coming out from trees with needle leaves, rather than broad leaves are called

ironwood mahogany softwood hardwood

A kind of brick used for high temperature

fly-ash brick thermal brick firebrick cinder block

A kind of brick used for high temperature

fly-ash brick thermal brick firebrick cinder block

The building frame construction system that uses one piece structural stud from the foundation to the roof

balloon framing lath framing wall framing upright framing

The building frame construction system that uses one piece structural stud from the foundation to the roof

balloon framing lath framing wall framing upright framing

A nailer strip incorporated in rough concrete wall to be plastered to act as guide and support for finish trim around openings and near the base of the wall

none of these plaster ground gravel stop trimming guard

A nailer strip incorporated in rough concrete wall to be plastered to act as guide and support for finish trim around openings and near the base of the wall

none of these plaster ground gravel stop trimming guard

The distance between two structural supports

overall distance bay span none of these

The distance between two structural supports

overall distance bay span none of these

The scientific name for wood is

CITEM XYLEM APTG TANG

The scientific name for wood is

CITEM XYLEM APTG TANG

In designing a stair, to find the height of the riser, divide the height of the stair by the number of

newel post risers balustrade balusters

In designing a stair, to find the height of the riser, divide the height of the stair by the number of

newel post risers balustrade balusters

A kind of roof that has four sloping sides

gable roof mansard roof hip roof lean to

A kind of roof that has four sloping sides

gable roof mansard roof hip roof lean to

Stone placed on a slope to prevent erosion

rip-rap embankment flag stone border stone

Stone placed on a slope to prevent erosion

rip-rap embankment flag stone border stone

A tough used for carrying off water

gutter none of these moat valley duet

A tough used for carrying off water

gutter none of these moat valley duet

The process of removing concrete forms from the cured concrete

stripping clearing none of these deforming works

The process of removing concrete forms from the cured concrete

stripping clearing none of these deforming works

A structural member spanning from truss-to-truss or supporting rafters

floor joist purlin girts girder

A structural member spanning from truss-to-truss or supporting rafters

floor joist purlin girts girder

A threaded steel bent inserted of masonry construction for securing wood or metal plates to concrete construction

anchor bolt U-bolt gusset plate strut

A threaded steel bent inserted of masonry construction for securing wood or metal plates to concrete construction

anchor bolt U-bolt gusset plate strut

A horizontal piece of wood, stone, steel or concrete across the top of door or window opening to bear the weight of the walls above the opening

none of these lintel transome beam transverse rafter

A horizontal piece of wood, stone, steel or concrete across the top of door or window opening to bear the weight of the walls above the opening

none of these lintel transome beam transverse rafter

The placing of glass in windows or doors

none of these glazing puttying glassing

The placing of glass in windows or doors

none of these glazing puttying glassing

A rejected building material because of its below standard grade is called

out-limber run-of-the mill cult none of these

A rejected building material because of its below standard grade is called

out-limber run-of-the mill cult none of these

Another word for handmill on a stair construction

balustrade banister hand guard stringer

Another word for handmill on a stair construction

balustrade banister hand guard stringer

A joint produced by lapping two pieces of materials

sandwiched joint butt joint dado joint lap joint

A joint produced by lapping two pieces of materials

sandwiched joint butt joint dado joint lap joint

Green lumber is

wolmanized lumber creasate treated lumber talanized lumber lumber that still contains moisture or sap

Green lumber is

wolmanized lumber creasate treated lumber talanized lumber lumber that still contains moisture or sap

The internal angle formed by the two roof slopes of a roof is called

canal gutter valley ridge cap

The internal angle formed by the two roof slopes of a roof is called

canal gutter valley ridge cap

A vertical board attached on the ends of the rafters. It is a part of the cornice

facia decorative board face over construction board

A vertical board attached on the ends of the rafters. It is a part of the cornice

fascia decorative board face over construction board

A large heavy nail is referred to as

spike anchorage hardware none of these dowel rod

A large heavy nail is referred to as

spike anchorage hardware none of these dowel rod

In designing a stair, to find the number of riser divide the height of the stair by the height of each

newel post risers balusters nosing

In designing a stair, to find the number of riser divide the height of the stair by the height of each

newel post risers balusters nosing

Underwater watertight chamber to allow construction work to be done

bent chamber submersible air chamber caisson none of these

Underwater watertight chamber to allow construction work to be done

bent chamber submersible air chamber caisson none of these

Stakes and batter board in a construction layouting procedure refers to

building components where permanent horizontal and vertical measurement are indicated initial formworks done in construction vertical and horizontal wood sticks and lumber used to determine the elevation and ditances of the reference points of the proposed building a cliché for layouting work

Stakes and batter board in a construction layouting procedure refers to

building components where permanent horizontal and vertical measurement are indicated initial formworks done in construction vertical and horizontal wood sticks and lumber used to determine the elevation and ditances of the reference points of the proposed building a cliché for layouting work

Lumber specification S4S means

smooth for surfacing jobs square on four sides first class lumber smooth on four sides

Lumber specification S4S means

smooth for surfacing jobs square on four sides first class lumber smooth on four sides

The term used to indicate top and lower principal member of a roof or bridge truss

rafter chord beam tie

The term used to indicate top and lower principal member of a roof or bridge truss

rafter chord beam tie

Strips of hardwood, usually 2x2” laid over a concrete slab floor

sleepers leveling blocks wood anchor blocks wood saddle

Strips of hardwood, usually 2x2” laid over a concrete slab floor

sleepers leveling blocks wood anchor blocks wood saddle

Miter square is a guiding and testing tool that has a permanent blade set at

30 45 20 60

Miter square is a guiding and testing tool that has a permanent blade set at

30 45 20 60

A wall that holds back on earth embankment

shoring wall retaining wall buttress wall foundation wall

A wall that holds back on earth embankment

shoring wall retaining wall buttress wall foundation wall

In structural steel section joints, it is recommended NOT to use

rivets nuts and bolts oxy/acetyline welding electric arch welding

In structural steel section joints, it is recommended NOT to use

rivets nuts and bolts oxy/acetyline welding electric arch welding

A wall that serves two (2) dwelling units, known also as party wall

common wall property wall exterior wall perimeter wall

A wall that serves two (2) dwelling units, known also as party wall

common wall property wall exterior wall perimeter wall

Pertaining to a material description that resembles glass

alabaster vitreous fiberglass cellulose

Pertaining to a material description that resembles glass

alabaster vitreous fiberglass cellulose

To allow concrete to dry by keeping it moist to attain maximum strength

permentate stabilize tempering cure

To allow concrete to dry by keeping it moist to attain maximum strength

permentate stabilize tempering cure

The hardware on a door to accommodate the knob and lockset keyhole

escutcheon embellisher door lock cup push plate

The hardware on a door to accommodate the knob and lockset keyhole

escutcheon embellisher door lock cup push plate

The material used for the process of making watertight the roof intersection and other exposed areas on the exterior of a building

caping flashing fascia gutter

The material used for the process of making watertight the roof intersection and other exposed areas on the exterior of a building

caping flashing fascia gutter

A vertical space in a building intended for ducts, pipes, wire and cables

niche crevice chase trench

A vertical space in a building intended for ducts, pipes, wire and cables

niche crevice chase trench

The term to describe the putting up of the skeleton of the building

roughing-in stakes and butterboards shell work formworks

The term to describe the putting up of the skeleton of the building

roughing-in stakes and butterboards shell work formworks

The zig-zag rule is a

a road builder tool for measuring zig-zag the law governing intricate road network an all-metal tape measuring tool carpenter measuring tool

The zig-zag rule is a

a road builder tool for measuring zig-zag the law governing intricate road network an all-metal tape measuring tool carpenter measuring tool

Keystone is

a wedge-shaped stone of an arch a kind of grinding every stone a stone shaped like a key a brand of vehicular tire

Keystone is

a wedge-shaped stone of an arch a kind of grinding every stone a stone shaped like a key a brand of vehicular tire

Kalomein door is

a fireproof door with metal covering an indoor decorative door a door product of Kuala Lumpur none of these

Kalomein door is

a fireproof door with metal covering an indoor decorative door a door product of Kuala Lumpur none of these

Lumber that is notsquared or finished

green lumber milled lumber undressed lumber scaled lumber

Lumber that is notsquared or finished

green lumber milled lumber undressed lumber scaled lumber

How is a 90 degree bend standard hook for concrete reinforcement constructed

90 degree bend plus 10 db extension, at free end of bar 90 degree bend plus 12 db extension, at free end of bar 90 degree bend plus 6 db extension, at free end of bar 90 degree bend plus 4 db extension, at free end of bar

How is a 90 degree bend standard hook for concrete reinforcement constructed

90 degree bend plus 10 db extension, at free end of bar 90 degree bend plus 12 db extension, at free end of bar 90 degree bend plus 6 db extension, at free end of bar 90 degree bend plus 4 db extension, at free end of bar

Good high-strength-bolted connection for steel should have the following physical characteristic for good workmanship. Which of the following listed is NOT ideal?
High-strength-bolted parts shall fit solidly together when assembled and shall not be separated by gaskets or any other interposed compressive material Bolts tightened by means of a calibrated wrench shall be installed with a hardened washed under the nut or bolt head, whichever is the element turned in tightening When assembled, all joint surfaces, including those adjacent to the washer, shall be free of scale, except tight mill scale, dirt and burns Surface in contact with the bolt head and nut shall have a slope of not more than 1:10 with respect to a plane normal to the bolt axis

Good high-strength-bolted connection for steel should have the following physical characteristic for good workmanship. Which of the following listed is NOT ideal?
High-strength-bolted parts shall fit solidly together when assembled and shall not be separated by gaskets or any other interposed compressive material Bolts tightened by means of a calibrated wrench shall be installed with a hardened washed under the nut or bolt head, whichever is the element turned in tightening When assembled, all joint surfaces, including those adjacent to the washer, shall be free of scale, except tight mill scale, dirt and burns Surface in contact with the bolt head and nut shall have a slope of not more than 1:10 with respect to a plane normal to the bolt axis

What are piles at an inclination to resist forces that are not critical?

guide piles batter piles slope piles fender piles

What are piles at an inclination to resist forces that are not critical?

guide piles batter piles slope piles fender piles

Which of the following criteria for bundle bars, do NOT apply?

bars larger than 32 mm shall not be bundled in beams bundle bars shall not be enclosed within stirrups or ties group of parallel reinforcing bars bundled in contact to act as a unit shall be limited to three in any one bundle individual bars within a bundle terminated within the span of flexural members shall terminate at different points with at least 40 db staggered

Which of the following criteria for bundle bars, do NOT apply?

bars larger than 32 mm shall not be bundled in beams bundle bars shall not be enclosed within stirrups or ties group of parallel reinforcing bars bundled in contact to act as a unit shall be limited to three in any one bundle individual bars within a bundle terminated within the span of flexural members shall terminate at different points with at least 40 db staggered

What is a concrete beam placed directly on the ground to provide foundation for the superstructure?

strap beam gerber beam grade beam tie beam

What is a concrete beam placed directly on the ground to provide foundation for the superstructure?

strap beam gerber beam grade beam tie beam

What is a round steel bolt embedded in concrete or masonry use to hold down machinery, steel columns or beams, casting, shoes, beams plates and engine heads?

retaining bolts foundation bolts anchor bolts friction bolts

What is a round steel bolt embedded in concrete or masonry use to hold down machinery, steel columns or beams, casting, shoes, beams plates and engine heads?

retaining bolts foundation bolts anchor bolts friction bolts

A concrete flooring and finish which transforms ordinary plain concrete into an elegant and decorative textured surface. This is done by adding dust-on-color pigments to the concrete to give a fast color and imprinted with a patented pattern and texture while the concrete is still plastic to create the look and finish of stone, slate or brick impressio-crete textfloor-crete stucco floor finish concrete block cushion

A concrete flooring and finish which transforms ordinary plain concrete into an elegant and decorative textured surface. This is done by adding dust-on-color pigments to the concrete to give a fast color and imprinted with a patented pattern and texture while the concrete is still plastic to create the look and finish of stone, slate or brick impressio-crete textfloor-crete stucco floor finish concrete block cushion

Vernacular term for Concrete Hollow Block (CHB) laying

palitada mitsa rebokada asintada

Vernacular term for Concrete Hollow Block (CHB) laying

palitada mitsa rebokada asintada

An installation method where the cabinet covers is recessed and flushed with the cabinet sidings

inset or interior concealed party wall or half lap full lap or over lap

An installation method where the cabinet covers is recessed and flushed with the cabinet sidings

inset or interior concealed party wall or half lap full lap or over lap

Type of carpet weave important for an architect/designer to know to guide him as to what type of construction and specification should he recommend. What simplest type of fiber carpet weaving where pile forms as the wrap yarns loop over removable “wires” inserted consecutively across the loom? axminster wilton velvet knitted

Type of carpet weave important for an architect/designer to know to guide him as to what type of construction and specification should he recommend. What simplest type of fiber carpet weaving where pile forms as the wrap yarns loop over removable “wires” inserted consecutively across the loom? axminster wilton velvet knitted

A pretreatment of poured concrete such as walls beams and columns where a thin layer of lean cement grout mixed with flexible base additives is splattered by tampico brush or masonry spoon to the surface to give a “tooth” for excellent plaster adhesion scratch coat splash coat cement roughing concrete roughing by chiseling

A pretreatment of poured concrete such as walls beams and columns where a thin layer of lean cement grout mixed with flexible base additives is splattered by tampico brush or masonry spoon to the surface to give a “tooth” for excellent plaster adhesion scratch coat splash coat cement roughing concrete roughing by chiseling

Local species of wood commonly used for wall studding, cabinet framing, and flush door framing, though scarcely available in the market now due to forestry ban. This type of species is due to cheaper cost than the other listed below narra molave mahogany tanguile

Local species of wood commonly used for wall studding, cabinet framing, and flush door framing, though scarcely available in the market now due to forestry ban. This type of species is due to cheaper cost than the other listed below narra molave mahogany tanguile

A special coating system with a high gloss shine while maintaining the natural wood qualities, maintenance free, used to finish and topcoat wood flooring

polyethylene floor coating tile floor coating epoxy floor coating polyurethane floor coating

A special coating system with a high gloss shine while maintaining the natural wood qualities, maintenance free, used to finish and topcoat wood flooring

polyethylene floor coating tile floor coating epoxy floor coating polyurethane floor coating

A common and cheap masonry finish wherein dry consistency mortar mix is sprayed by mechanical or pneumatic means. The sprayed cement is left to dry and give a rustic finish. Optional paint coat maybe required spraytex anay finish stucco finish sandblast

A common and cheap masonry finish wherein dry consistency mortar mix is sprayed by mechanical or pneumatic means. The sprayed cement is left to dry and give a rustic finish. Optional paint coat maybe required spraytex anay finish stucco finish sandblast

What criterion conforms to good construction practice for the earliest time to remove scaffolding for concrete flooring other than early-strength concrete if no anticipated load is expected over poured floor?
25% of scaffoldings can be removed at slab area after 21 days of pouring and 100% of scaffolds after 28 days 50% of scaffolding can be removed after 14 days and 100% of scaffolds after 2 days 50% of scaffoldings can be removed over slab area after 28 days of pouring and 100% of scaffolding after 36 days 25% of scaffoldings can be removed at slab area after 14 days and 100% of scaffolds after 21 days after pouring

What criterion conforms to good construction practice for the earliest time to remove scaffolding for concrete flooring other than early-strength concrete if no anticipated load is expected over poured floor?
25% of scaffoldings can be removed at slab area after 21 days of pouring and 100% of scaffolds after 28 days 50% of scaffolding can be removed after 14 days and 100% of scaffolds after 2 days 50% of scaffoldings can be removed over slab area after 28 days of pouring and 100% of scaffolding after 36 days 25% of scaffoldings can be removed at slab area after 14 days and 100% of scaffolds after 21 days after pouring

A type of wood end joint where both wood are cut at equal angles diagonally

finger lap splice scarf

A type of wood end joint where both wood are cut at equal angles diagonally

finger lap splice scarf

When utilizing “knock-down” modular system of cabinets and furniture, an end user is constrain of using:

longer assembly time standard sizes, shapes and forms needs additional finishing labor intensive during production and assembly

When utilizing “knock-down” modular system of cabinets and furniture, an end user is constrain of using:

longer assembly time standard sizes, shapes and forms needs additional finishing labor intensive during production and assembly

A type of terazzo floor described by its physical appearance whereby the stone or pebble is intentionally exposed while the cement matrix is depressed

palladiana terazzo rustic terazzo venetian terazzo standard terazzo

A type of terazzo floor described by its physical appearance whereby the stone or pebble is intentionally exposed while the cement matrix is depressed

palladiana terazzo rustic terazzo venetian terazzo standard terazzo

Which of the following concrete handling criterion impairs the quality of concrete?

re-tempting concrete shall not be used and discard by approved means concrete shall be carried on at such a rate that concrete is at all times plastic and flows readily into space between reinforcement concrete that has initially set, shall be mixed with new concrete and shall be deposited in the structure with approved means top surfaces or vertically formed lifts shall be generally level

Which of the following concrete handling criterion impairs the quality of concrete?

re-tempting concrete shall not be used and discard by approved means concrete shall be carried on at such a rate that concrete is at all times plastic and flows readily into space between reinforcement concrete that has initially set, shall be mixed with new concrete and shall be deposited in the structure with approved means top surfaces or vertically formed lifts shall be generally level

A type of window where the ventilating sash rotates 90 degrees to 180 degrees about the header and sill or about the side jamb

combination pivoted awning jalousie

A type of window where the ventilating sash rotates 90 degrees to 180 degrees about the header and sill or about the side jamb

combination pivoted awning jalousie

To prevent cement plaster from improper adhesion, the substrate must be roughened while observing the following:

cure the cement plaster slowly cure the cement plaster rapidly add more cement to the cement plaster keep the cement plaster as thin as possible

To prevent cement plaster from improper adhesion, the substrate must be roughened while observing the following:

cure the cement plaster slowly cure the cement plaster rapidly add more cement to the cement plaster keep the cement plaster as thin as possible

A type of “hands of door” where the hinge is at the left and the door leaf swings inside the room to the left

right hand reverse right hand left hand reverse left hand

A type of “hands of door” where the hinge is at the left and the door leaf swings inside the room to the left

right hand reverse right hand left hand reverse left hand

What type of joint is used to install a glass into a lite of a French window?

dado rabbet tenon mortise

What type of joint is used to install a glass into a lite of a French window?

dado rabbet tenon mortise

An equipment to uniformly distribute tile adhesive at the underside of a ________ tile during installation

masonry wall notch trowel edge strip trowel flat steel trowel

An equipment to uniformly distribute tile adhesive at the underside of a ________ tile during installation

masonry wall notch trowel edge strip trowel flat steel trowel

A water-mixed product mixed to a ratio of 1:20 to stabilize lime activity in new masonry surface. Without preparing the surface with this mixture will cause the subsequent painting to be defective

acrylic emulsion masonry neutralizer etching solution aquaseal

A water-mixed product mixed to a ratio of 1:20 to stabilize lime activity in new masonry surface. Without preparing the surface with this mixture will cause the subsequent painting to be defective

acrylic emulsion masonry neutralizer etching solution aquaseal

A paint defect which indicates imperfect adhesion of paint to the surface, with the film getting stripped off in a relatively large pieces due to application on damp or greasy surface

peeling bleeding alligatoring cracking

A paint defect which indicates imperfect adhesion of paint to the surface, with the film getting stripped off in a relatively large pieces due to application on damp or greasy surface

peeling bleeding alligatoring cracking

A type of shutter proof opaque glass used to construct a door with glass to allow natural light only

figured wired glass smoked glass etched glass bevel glass

A type of shutter proof opaque glass used to construct a door with glass to allow natural light only

figured wired glass smoked glass etched glass bevel glass

Vernacular term for rough plastering

baldosa asintada rebokada kostura

Vernacular term for rough plastering

baldosa asintada rebokada kostura

Aggregates should conform to PNS or ASTM standards and must be well graded, easy workability and method of consolidated are such that the concrete can be poured without honeycomb or voids. What is the nominal maximum size of a course aggregate when working spaces between reinforcements for proper bonding>
Course aggregates shall be no larger than ½ the minimum clear spacing between individual reinforcing bars or wires, bundles of bars, or prestressing tendons or ducts Course aggregates shall be no larger than 5/8 the minimum clear spacing between individual reinforcing bars or wires, bundles of bars, or prestressing tendons or ducts Course aggregates shall be no larger than 7/8 the minimum clear spacing between individual reinforcing bars or wires, bundles of bars, or prestressing tendons or ducts Course aggregates shall be no larger than ¾ the minimum clear spacing between individual reinforcing bars or wires, bundles of bars, or prestressing tendons or ducts

Aggregates should conform to PNS or ASTM standards and must be well graded, easy workability and method of consolidated are such that the concrete can be poured without honeycomb or voids. What is the nominal maximum size of a course aggregate when working spaces between reinforcements for proper bonding>
Course aggregates shall be no larger than ½ the minimum clear spacing between individual reinforcing bars or wires, bundles of bars, or prestressing tendons or ducts Course aggregates shall be no larger than 5/8 the minimum clear spacing between individual reinforcing bars or wires, bundles of bars, or prestressing tendons or ducts Course aggregates shall be no larger than 7/8 the minimum clear spacing between individual reinforcing bars or wires, bundles of bars, or prestressing tendons or ducts Course aggregates shall be no larger than ¾ the minimum clear spacing between individual reinforcing bars or wires, bundles of bars, or prestressing tendons or ducts

What is the minimum concrete cover for primary reinforcement of beams and columns not exposed to earth or weather for precast manufactured under plant control conditions?

db but not less than 25 mm db but not less than 15 mm and need not exceed 40 mm db but not less than 20 mm and not to exceed 50 mm db but not less than 30 mm

What is the minimum concrete cover for primary reinforcement of beams and columns not exposed to earth or weather for precast manufactured under plant control conditions?

db but not less than 25 mm db but not less than 15 mm and need not exceed 40 mm db but not less than 20 mm and not to exceed 50 mm db but not less than 30 mm

What is the act of excavating or filling of earth or any sound material or combination thereof, in preparation for a finishing surface such as paving?

cut and fill grading benching site preparation

What is the act of excavating or filling of earth or any sound material or combination thereof, in preparation for a finishing surface such as paving?

cut and fill grading benching site preparation

A floor finish commercially size 1” x 12” x 12” utilizing clay and fired in traditional manner making interesting and attractive rustic clay shade patterns. Because of the rustic effect the floor is finished rough and simply adhere by cement with some irregularities cement non skid blocks vigan tiles adobe cobbled stones mosaic tiles

A floor finish commercially size 1” x 12” x 12” utilizing clay and fired in traditional manner making interesting and attractive rustic clay shade patterns. Because of the rustic effect the floor is finished rough and simply adhere by cement with some irregularities cement non skid blocks vigan tiles adobe cobbled stones mosaic tiles

What is a steel element such as wire, cable, bar, rod or strand, or a bundle of such elements, used to impart prestress to concrete?

prestress cables reinforcement tenon cables tendon

What is a steel element such as wire, cable, bar, rod or strand, or a bundle of such elements, used to impart prestress to concrete?

prestress cables reinforcement tenon cables tendon

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