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Chapter 6 TEST L

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

 1. 

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

 2. 

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

 3. 

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.
Electrical plan.
D.
Expansion plan.
 

 4. 

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
 

 5. 

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

 6. 

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.
floor
D.
foundation
 

 7. 

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

 8. 

Which of the following best describes the foundation plan?
A.
Provides information about excavation, waterproofing, and supporting structure.
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.
Shows rafters, ceiling joists, and supporting members.
 

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

 9. 

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

 10. 

Housing is not a monthly expense.
 

 11. 

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

 12. 

Ownership of property is transferred through a title.
 

 13. 

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

 14. 

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

 15. 

A structure should appear to stand apart from its surroundings.
 

 16. 

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

 17. 

Very strict building codes affect the cost of construction.
 

 18. 

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
 

 19. 

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

 20. 

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

 21. 

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

 22. 

A legal document that provides evidence of property ownership.
 

 23. 

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



 
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