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Chapter 8 Test M

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

 1. 

The most common size bathtub is ____.
A.
30² ´ 50²
B.
30² ´ 60²
C.
26² ´ 48²
D.
32² ´ 72²
 

 2. 

The ____ normally determines the number of bedrooms a house will have.
A.
number of guests
B.
size of the family
C.
size of the neighborhood
D.
None of the above.
 

 3. 

The minimum recommended depth of a clothes closet is ____".
A.
24
B.
18
C.
30
D.
12
 

 4. 

Most toilets require a space at least ____" wide for installation.
A.
40
B.
30
C.
36
D.
24
 

 5. 

A 5¢ ´ 8¢ bath would be considered a(n) ____ bath.
A.
large
B.
average
C.
small
D.
very large
 

 6. 

In a split bedroom plan, the ____ is separated from the remaining bedrooms for additional privacy.
A.
master bedroom
B.
nursery
C.
guest bedroom
D.
smallest bedroom
 

 7. 

The most desirable location for a closet is ____.
A.
along an interior wall
B.
in the hall near the bedroom
C.
on an outside wall
D.
None of the above.
 

 8. 

Another name for sink cabinet is ____.
A.
vanity
B.
water closet
C.
bathtub
D.
water drain
 

 9. 

A clearance space of ____² is required under the bed for the footrests of a wheelchair.
A.
13
B.
5
C.
10
D.
7
 

 10. 

Approximately ____ of the house is devoted to the sleeping area, which includes bedrooms, bathrooms, and accessory rooms.
A.
3/4
B.
1/3
C.
1/4
D.
1/2
 

 11. 

A bedroom between ____ square feet provides ample space for a twin or double bed, chest of drawers, dresser, and other small pieces of furniture.
A.
65 and 70
B.
90 and 100
C.
125 and 175
D.
200 and 225
 

 12. 

A 1/2 bath is one that usually has only a toilet and a ____.
A.
bidet
B.
shower
C.
sink
D.
tub
 

 13. 

A toilet that is ____ high provides easy transfer from a wheelchair.
A.
20² to 21²
B.
22² to 23²
C.
25² to 26²
D.
17² to 19²
 

 14. 

Horizontal grab bars are designed for ____.
A.
sliding over
B.
pulling up
C.
pushing up
D.
None of the above.
 

 15. 

Closet doors may be ____.
A.
sliding
B.
bi-fold
C.
flush
D.
All of the above.
 

 16. 

A space of ____ feet should be provided on at least one side of the bed for transfer from a wheelchair.
A.
2
B.
4
C.
5
D.
3
 

 17. 

A ____ receptacle should be used in the bathroom.
A.
ground fault circuit interrupter
B.
vertical
C.
waterproof
D.
shielded
 

 18. 

To accommodate a wheelchair, doorways should be at least ____ wide.
A.
2¢-8²
B.
3¢-0²
C.
2¢-6²
D.
2¢-10²
 

 19. 

It is necessary for each bedroom to have a ____.
A.
bathroom
B.
closet
C.
ceiling fan
D.
double window
 

 20. 

The best location for a bedroom door is ____.
A.
near a corner
B.
on a long wall
C.
in the center of a wall
D.
on an exterior wall
 

 21. 

The usual height of an interior door is ____.
A.
6'-8"
B.
6'-0"
C.
6'-4"
D.
6'-2"
 

 22. 

For people of limited mobility, place grab bars where the ____ is located.
A.
toilet
B.
tub
C.
shower
D.
All of the above.
 

 23. 

For wheelchair access to a bathtub, the bathtub rim should not be lower than ____² from the floor.
A.
18
B.
22
C.
24
D.
20
 

 24. 

Bedroom doors should be ____ wide to accommodate a wheelchair.
A.
2¢-6²
B.
2¢-8²
C.
2¢-10²
D.
B or C
 

 25. 

____ toilets make access easier for the elderly, disabled, and other people who have limited mobility.
A.
Elongated
B.
Low-flush
C.
Regular-height
D.
Comfort-height
 

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

 26. 

Four-bedroom homes usually have the greatest sales potential.
 

 27. 

Bedroom design is directly related to the amount and size of the furniture to be used.
 

 28. 

The IRC states that the minimum size of a bedroom will be 80 square feet.
 

 29. 

Bathroom doors are usually the same width as bedroom doors.
 

 30. 

Lighting is not needed inside closets.
 

 31. 

In a split bedroom plan, the bedrooms are separated from the bathrooms.
 

 32. 

It is usually more economical to expand a house later than to add an extra room at the outset.
 

 33. 

An interior door should swing into the room.
 

 34. 

A full bath has a sink and a toilet.
 



 
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