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Chapter 8 Test S

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

 1. 

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

 2. 

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

 3. 

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

 4. 

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

 5. 

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

 6. 

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

 7. 

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

 8. 

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

 9. 

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

 10. 

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.
 

 11. 

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

 12. 

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

 13. 

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

 14. 

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

 15. 

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.
125 and 175
C.
200 and 225
D.
90 and 100
 

 16. 

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

 17. 

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

 18. 

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

 19. 

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

 20. 

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

 21. 

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

 22. 

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

 23. 

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

 24. 

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

 25. 

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

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

 26. 

Four-bedroom homes usually have the greatest sales potential.
 

 27. 

Bathroom doors are usually the same width as bedroom doors.
 

 28. 

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

 29. 

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

 30. 

Lighting is not needed inside closets.
 

 31. 

A full bath has a sink and a toilet.
 

 32. 

An interior door should swing into the room.
 

 33. 

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

 34. 

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



 
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