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Chapter 6 TEST E

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

 1. 

A long and narrow site limits construction possibilities.
 

 2. 

Ownership of property is transferred through a title.
 

 3. 

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

 4. 

A structure should appear to stand apart from its surroundings.
 

 5. 

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

 6. 

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

 7. 

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

 8. 

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

 9. 

Housing is not a monthly expense.
 

 10. 

Very strict building codes affect the cost of construction.
 

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
 

 11. 

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

 12. 

A legal document that provides evidence of property ownership.
 

 13. 

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

 14. 

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

 15. 

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

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

 16. 

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

 17. 

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

 18. 

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

 19. 

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

 20. 

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

 21. 

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.
Electrical plan.
D.
Plumbing plan.
 

 22. 

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

 23. 

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.
roof
B.
furniture
C.
foundation
D.
floor
 



 
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