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Chapter 3 Test C

Short Answer - Answer THREE questions
 

 1. 

List two types of personal management skills.
 

 2. 

Is a college degree generally required to be a specifications writer?
 

 3. 

List three reasons generally cited why new businesses fail.
 

 4. 

List the steps to follow when leaving a job.
 

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 5. 

Which of the following is an example of good business etiquette?
A.
Interrupting a speaker during a presentation.
B.
Turning your cell phone off before entering a meeting.
C.
Teasing a coworker.
D.
Taking a phone call during a meeting.
 

 6. 

Which professional establishes areas and boundaries of real estate property?
A.
Land surveyor.
B.
Architectural drafter.
C.
Construction technologist.
D.
None of the above.
 

 7. 

Opportunities to teach architectural drawing exist in ____.
A.
universities
B.
community colleges
C.
high schools and trade or vocational schools
D.
All of the above.
 

 8. 

Employability skills ____.
A.
can be learned or developed through experience
B.
are needed in addition to job skills
C.
help you get and keep a job
D.
All of the above.
 

 9. 

A(n) ____ generally draws the details of working drawings and makes tracings from original drawings that the architect or designer has prepared.
A.
architectural illustrator
B.
junior architect
C.
construction technologist
D.
architectural drafter
 

 10. 

The academic credentials required for an architect are generally a(n) ____.
A.
master's degree
B.
associate degree
C.
bachelor's degree
D.
Either A or C.
 

 11. 

A registered architect is qualified to ____.
A.
select the furnishings and color scheme for a dwelling
B.
design structures that meet the standards for health, safety, and property
C.
determine the boundary lines of a site
D.
None of the above.
 

 12. 

Educational requirements for the architectural drafter usually include ____.
A.
two years of community college work
B.
high school graduation
C.
bachelor's degree
D.
high school graduation with some courses in architectural drawing
 

 13. 

Workplace skills include ____ skills.
A.
personal management
B.
teamwork
C.
communication
D.
All of the above.
 

 14. 

Which of the following is an advantage of owning your own business?
A.
Being your own boss.
B.
Responsibility for decision making.
C.
Risk of failure.
D.
Long hours.
 

 15. 

The technique of ____ listening involves giving your full attention to the person speaking.
A.
attentive
B.
passive
C.
active
D.
eager
 

 16. 

Which professional is qualified for both supervisory and technical roles in the construction industry?
A.
Architectural drafter.
B.
Construction technologist.
C.
Architectural illustrator.
D.
None of the above.
 

True/False
Indicate whether the statement is true or false.
 

 17. 

The way you conduct yourself on the job has no relationship to how well you perform your job.
 

 18. 

Architects must pass an examination to obtain a license to practice.
 

 19. 

An estimator calculates the costs of materials and labor for a building.
 

 20. 

Listening is an important communication skill.
 

 21. 

Making a good impression during an interview requires good communication skills.
 

 22. 

Asking for help is a strike against you on the job.
 

 23. 

Employability skills are technical skills you need to perform a job correctly.
 

Completion
Complete each statement.
 

 24. 

The professional who calculates the costs of materials and labor for a building is called a(n) ______________________________.
 

 

 25. 

The work of a(n) ______________________________ is similar to that of an architect, but the requirements for becoming one are not regulated.
 

 

 26. 

To learn ______________________________, you can get a degree in your field or participate in on-the-job training.
 

 

 27. 

Architects must pass an examination to obtain a(n) ______________________________ to practice.
 

 

 28. 

Grade level, property lines, and site description are based on the work of a(n) ______________________________.
 

 

 29. 

The selling price of a structure is generally based upon the conclusions of a(n) ______________________________.
 

 

 30. 

______________________________ is a specialized field that requires some artistic skill and creativity.
 

 



 
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