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Chapter 6 TEST J

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

 1. 

Housing is not a monthly expense.
 

 2. 

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

 3. 

Very strict building codes affect the cost of construction.
 

 4. 

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

 5. 

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

 6. 

A structure should appear to stand apart from its surroundings.
 

 7. 

Ownership of property is transferred through a title.
 

 8. 

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

 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.
 

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. 

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

 12. 

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

 13. 

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

 14. 

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

 15. 

A legal document that provides evidence of property ownership.
 

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

 16. 

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

 17. 

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

 18. 

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

 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.
Provides information about excavation, waterproofing, and supporting structure.
D.
Locates and identifies plants and other elements on the site surrounding the house.
 

 20. 

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

 21. 

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
 

 22. 

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.
Exterior and interior walls, doors, windows, patios, walks, decks, and fireplaces.
C.
The direction of joists and major supporting members.
D.
A description of how the structure has been designed to accommodate future expansion.
 

 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.
floor
C.
furniture
D.
foundation
 



 
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