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Chapter 6 TEST C

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

 1. 

Before purchasing a lot, have a ____ search conducted to determine if there are any legal claims against the property.
A.
library
B.
quit claim deed
C.
title
D.
property
 

 2. 

Which of the following best describes the foundation plan?
A.
Provides information about excavation, waterproofing, and supporting structure.
B.
Shows rafters, ceiling joists, and supporting members.
C.
Orthographic projection showing the exterior features of a building.
D.
Locates and identifies plants and other elements on the site surrounding the house.
 

 3. 

A construction drawing that shows each side of a house is a(n) ____.
A.
foundation plan
B.
floor plan
C.
elevation
D.
pictorial presentation
 

 4. 

Which plan locates switches, electrical outlets, ceiling fixtures, and television and cable jacks?
A.
Plot.
B.
Plumbing.
C.
Electrical.
D.
Foundation.
 

 5. 

Which drawings include details of kitchens, stairs, chimneys, fireplaces, windows and doors, and foundations?
A.
Construction details.
B.
Pictorial presentations.
C.
Elevations.
D.
Furniture plans.
 

 6. 

Which plan shows such features as the hot and cold water pipes, waste lines, vents, and cleanouts?
A.
Expansion plan.
B.
Heating and cooling plan.
C.
Plumbing plan.
D.
Electrical plan.
 

 7. 

A(n) ____ plan illustrates all exterior and interior walls, doors, windows, patios, walks, decks, fireplaces, mechanical equipment, built-in cabinets, appliances, and bathroom fixtures.
A.
furniture
B.
foundation
C.
floor
D.
roof
 

 8. 

Which of the following items will be found on a site plan?
A.
Location of the house on the site, utilities, topographical features, and site dimensions.
B.
The direction of joists and major supporting members.
C.
A description of how the structure has been designed to accommodate future expansion.
D.
Exterior and interior walls, doors, windows, patios, walks, decks, and fireplaces.
 

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

 9. 

A building permit can only be obtained prior to the start of the construction process.
 

 10. 

A long and narrow site limits construction possibilities.
 

 11. 

A structure should appear to stand apart from its surroundings.
 

 12. 

Deed, title, and title insurance documents need just a brief review by the owner before purchasing property.
 

 13. 

Housing is not a monthly expense.
 

 14. 

Ownership of property is transferred through a title.
 

 15. 

A roof framing plan is included when a roof is complex and requires special construction techniques.
 

 16. 

A functional house represents the lifestyle of those who occupy it.
 

 17. 

Very strict building codes affect the cost of construction.
 

 18. 

Nonhousing costs include food, clothing, transportation, recreation, and payments on outstanding loans.
 

Matching
 
 
Match each of the following terms with its description.
A.
Equity
B.
Title
C.
Gross annual income
D.
Building section
E.
Basement
F.
Roof plan
G.
Roof framing plan
 

 19. 

A plan that is sometimes needed to clarify construction aspects of a complex roof.
 

 20. 

The amount a house is worth minus the amount the homeowner owes on it.
 

 21. 

Vertical “cuts” or “slices” through a structure that illustrate the type of foundation, wall, and roof construction to be used.
 

 22. 

A legal document that provides evidence of property ownership.
 

 23. 

The amount of money earned before taxes and other deductions are taken out.
 



 
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