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Chapter 6 TEST H

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

 1. 

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

 2. 

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

 3. 

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

 4. 

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

 5. 

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.
foundation
B.
roof
C.
furniture
D.
floor
 

 6. 

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

 7. 

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

 8. 

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

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

 9. 

A long and narrow site limits construction possibilities.
 

 10. 

Ownership of property is transferred through a title.
 

 11. 

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

 12. 

Housing is not a monthly expense.
 

 13. 

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

 14. 

A structure should appear to stand apart from its surroundings.
 

 15. 

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

 16. 

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

 17. 

Very strict building codes affect the cost of construction.
 

 18. 

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

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. 

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

 20. 

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

 21. 

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

 22. 

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

 23. 

A legal document that provides evidence of property ownership.
 



 
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