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ATA Midterm 15-16

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

 1. 

The measurement marked below is
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a.
1/2 inch
c.
3/4 inch
b.
5/8 inch
d.
5/16 inch
 

 2. 

____ motion moves the work back and forth.
a.
Linear
c.
Rotating
b.
Feed
d.
Reciprocating
 

 3. 

What is the first thing most power tool manuals discuss under their Power Tool Safety
a.
hold the handle firmly
c.
know where the off switch is
b.
keep work area clean
d.
dispose of the safety guard
 

 4. 

____ motion brings new material into the cutter.
a.
Reciprocating
c.
Rotating
b.
Feed
d.
Linear
 

 5. 

Which of the following is not a rule of using tools and machines safely?
a.
Wear safety glasses.
b.
Use matches to light torches and furnaces.
c.
Hold hot materials with pliers or tongs.
d.
Place hot parts in a safe place to cool.
 

 6. 

____ motion brings new material into the cutter.
a.
Linear
c.
Rotating
b.
Feed
d.
Reciprocating
 

 7. 

A wood wall framing member that is shorter than full length studs because it is interrupted by a header or sill
a.
King Stud
c.
Jack Stud
b.
Queen Stud
d.
Cripple Stud
 

 8. 

____ motion moves a work in one direction along a straight line.
a.
Feed
c.
Rotating
b.
Linear
d.
Reciprocating
 

 9. 

The rough covering, typically of plywood & OSB panels, applied to the outside of the roof, wall, or floor framing of a light frame structure.
a.
tongue & groove
c.
studs
b.
sheathing
d.
coverall
 

 10. 

Which tends to have more strength laterally?
a.
both are equal
c.
screws
b.
nails
 

 11. 

What do a basement, slab and crawl space have in common?
a.
they are all common types of homes
c.
they are steps in the construction process
b.
they are all common house foundations
 

 12. 

Which way should the teeth on the bandsaw blade face on a downward stroke?
a.
up
c.
right
b.
down
d.
left
 

 13. 

What is 1/2 scale mean?
a.
object is twice as big
c.
1/2” = 1 foot
b.
objects are half the actual size
d.
object weighs half as much
 

 14. 

The shed we constructed in class is an example of what type of roof?
a.
lean to
c.
salt box
b.
gambrel
d.
gable
 

 15. 

The cutting tool below is a
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a.
circular saw
c.
miter saw
b.
scroll saw
d.
band saw
 

 16. 

Before applying asphalt shingles to the roof, what do they cover the roof with?
a.
nothing
c.
tarpaulin
b.
tar paper
d.
canvas
 

 17. 

The right-side view of an object shows the ____ accurately.
a.
length and width
d.
length and height
b.
width and depth
e.
height and width
c.
depth and height
 

 18. 

How do they assemble the walls during the construction process?
a.
Workers hold them up, while a machine affixes them together.
c.
They assemble them on the ground, then lift them up and into place.
b.
Cranes hold each wall up, then they're bolted into place
 

 19. 

Stud to left or right of a window or door that is continuous from the bottom plate to the top plate.
a.
King Stud
c.
Cripple Stud
b.
Jack Stud
d.
Ace Stud
 

 20. 

The measurement marked below is
mc020-1.jpg
a.
1-1/8 inches
c.
1-1/16 inches
b.
1-2/8 inches
d.
1-1/4 inches
 

 21. 

What are the pieces of wood called that hold up your roof. (if you go into your attic and look up, these are the pieces on edge)
a.
gutters
c.
joists
b.
rafters
d.
strapping
 

 22. 

A drawing or set of drawings from which a part or product is manufactured is a(n) ____ drawing.
a.
multiview
d.
dual-dimensioned
b.
working
e.
pictorial
c.
oblique
 

 23. 

What do you call the end of the house that looks like a triangle?
a.
triangle
c.
cupola
b.
dormer
d.
gable
 

 24. 

____ is cutting off a part from the main workpiece.
a.
Knurling
c.
Parting
b.
Threading
d.
Grooving
 

 25. 

The measurement marked below is
mc025-1.jpg
a.
3-1/4 inches
c.
3-1/2 inches
b.
3-4/32 inches
d.
3-1/8 inches
 

 26. 

The section of the computer that holds information and instructions is the ____ unit.
a.
processing
c.
output
b.
memory
d.
input
 

 27. 

One of a parallel array of light, closely spaced beams used to support a floor deck
a.
stud
c.
Joist
b.
header
d.
Rafter
 

 28. 

____ motion moves the work back and forth.
a.
Rotating
c.
Linear
b.
Reciprocating
d.
Feed
 

 29. 

What is the best way to make sure a building, wall, or window has four corners of 90 degrees?
a.
make sure the 2 sides are equal length, top and bottom are equal length, diagonals are equal length
c.
make sure that the 2 sides are equal length and the top and bottom are equal length
b.
measure the diagonals, make sure they are equal
d.
make sure that the 2 sides are equal in length
 

 30. 

What do you call the upright pieces in a wall?
a.
duds
c.
studs
b.
suds
d.
buds
 

 31. 

The cutting tool below is a
mc031-1.jpg
a.
miter saw
c.
circular saw
b.
scroll saw
d.
band saw
 

 32. 

Before working on stock )wood or other workpieces) always check for
a.
cracks
c.
all of the above
b.
loose knots
d.
nails
 

 33. 

____ motion moves a work in one direction along a straight line.
a.
Linear
c.
Feed
b.
Reciprocating
d.
Rotating
 

 34. 

Which resists being pulled out better?
a.
both resist equally
c.
nails
b.
screws
 

 35. 

Half-size scale on a drawing can also be specified as
a.
1/2.
d.
one-half size.
b.
1:2.
e.
2/1.
c.
2:1.
 

 36. 

Which word means “a drawing that shows a view of a building from the front, rear or side”?
a.
elevation
c.
foundation
b.
view
d.
plan
 

 37. 

This hand tool is like a nailer but are loaded with U-shaped staples instead of nails for fastening.
a.
drill driver
c.
hammer
b.
stapler
d.
impact gun
 

 38. 

A hand tool used for marking lines.
a.
chalk line
c.
tape measure
b.
folding rule
d.
digital rule
 

 39. 

Stud to the left or right of a window or door that runs from the bottom plate to the underside of a lintel or header. It supports the lintel or the header
a.
Cripple Stud
c.
Ace Stud
b.
Jack Stud
d.
King Stud
 

 40. 

What hand tool is shown in the picture below?
mc040-1.jpg
a.
scratch awl
c.
screwdriver
b.
nail set
d.
riveter
 

 41. 

Wall studs are generally _______ inches on center
a.
8
c.
12
b.
16
d.
24
 

 42. 

What are the pieces of wood called that hold up your floor? (If you go into your basement and look up, these are the pieces on edge)
a.
floor boards
c.
rafters
b.
gutters
d.
joists
 

 43. 

The type of drill that produces a flat-bottomed hole is a ____.
a.
twist drill
c.
chip
b.
forstner bit
d.
spade bit
 

 44. 

The tool picture below is called a _______________.
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a.
square
c.
triangle
b.
stanley
d.
ruler
 

 45. 

What is the actual size of a 2 x 4?
a.
1-1/2” x 3-1/2”
c.
2-1/2” x 4-1/2”
b.
2” x 4”
d.
1” x 3”
 

 46. 

The type of drill that produces a flat-bottomed hole is a ____.
a.
forstner bit
c.
twist drill
b.
spade bit
d.
chip
 

 47. 

Why do homes use insulation?
a.
to add a splash of color to an otherwise dull-colored home
c.
to make extra work for grunts
b.
to satisfy international building regulations
d.
to minimize heat transfer through the walls and ceiling
 

 48. 

The horizontal member at the top of a stud wall.
a.
header
c.
ridge beam
b.
sill
d.
top plate
 

 49. 

Beore changing accessories such as bits, belts, and blades
a.
press and hold the start button
c.
turn on the machine
b.
let it coast while changing it
d.
disconnect the power source
 

 50. 

Which word means “potentially dangerous or risky”?
a.
defective
c.
stupid
b.
corrosive
d.
hazardous
 

 51. 

The cutting tool below is a
mc051-1.jpg
a.
miter saw
c.
band saw
b.
circular saw
d.
scroll saw
 

 52. 

In a two-view drawing of a cylinder, one view shows as a circle, the other as a(n)
a.
half circle.
d.
circle.
b.
ellipse.
e.
rectangle.
c.
right cylinder.
 

 53. 

____ is cutting across the end of a rotating workpiece.
a.
Facing
c.
Turning
b.
Tapering
d.
Grooving
 

 54. 

Many of the steps involved in house construction are carried out by:
a.
sub-contractors
c.
plumbers
b.
electricians
d.
professionals
 

 55. 

Which of the following is NOT a function of machine guards?
a.
To contain sawdust, wood scraps and
debris
c.
To interfere with the operator’s ability to use the equipment
b.
To protect the operator from fast moving blades
d.
To help keep the operator safe
 

 56. 

What is the piece of wood on the outside of your house that the rain gutters are mounted to?
a.
eave
c.
fascia
b.
soffit
d.
rake board
 

 57. 

A relatively permanent enclosed structure constructed over a plot of land for habitable use.
a.
building
c.
construction
b.
residential house
d.
foundation
 

 58. 

Another name for sectional view is
a.
section.
d.
cutting-plane line.
b.
cross-sectional view.
e.
cross section.
c.
cutting plane.
 

 59. 

Which way is a piece of wood strongest (viewed from the end)?
a.
lying on the longer part (flat)
c.
lying on the shorter part (on edge)
b.
they are both equally strong
 

 60. 

Which of these is not part of the structural system of a building?
a.
columns and beams
c.
roof framing system
b.
foundations
d.
doors & windows
 

Case
 

 61. 

Using AutoDesk Inventor, use the multi-view drawing below to recreate the fully dimensioned drawing (.dwg) by first creating the part (.ipt).  All of the dimensions pictured below should show up on your finished drawing. Print out your .dwg and submit. Include your name, date, and title (Midterm drawing). All of the dimensions pictured below are in “inches”

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