Single-Family Homes and Mobile Homes

1. 
Which of the following statements is true as to building homes with 10' ceilings rather than 8' ceilings?
2. 
A structure has 6" x 6" posts set 4 feet apart instead of 2" x 4" studs. This construction 2" x 4" studs would be:
3. 
A percolation test determines:


4. 
Subflooring would be nailed to the:


5. 
A builder's blueprint shows piers. The blueprint is for the:


6. 
At least one room in a new house must be:
7. 
Studs are contiguous to a:


8. 
Urban growth that follows main traffic routes outward from the city center would be:
9. 
The vertical boards between the treads on each stair step are known as:
10. 
Crisscrossed boards between floor joists are known as:


11. 
Which of the following would not be contiguous to a rafter?
12. 
A footing is:
13. 
Compaction would be most important in:


14. 
That part of the roof extending beyond the exterior walls is known as:
15. 
The owner of a mobile home on wheels that are registered annually with the Department of Housing and Community Development installs new kitchen cabinets using bolts. The cabinets would be considered:


16. 
A kiosk is a(n):
17. 
Which of the following is the most destructive to the wood in California?


18. 
Metalwork around chimneys and drains to prevent leaking is known as:
19. 
Which of the following does not belong with the group?


20. 
The woodwork around a door is known as the:
21. 
A roof on which all four sides slope to the eaves would be:
22. 
Beams supporting the floor are called:
23. 
A broker noticed irregular mud lines from the ground to the siding on a home. This would be a likely indicator of:


24. 
A nail is measured by:


25. 
Studs are usually:
26. 
A soil pipe is:


27. 
Ceiling height in a bedroom cannot be less than:


28. 
A window on hinges would most likely be a:


29. 
Fuses have been replaced in newer structures by:
30. 
Three-bedroom homes should have two baths because:
31. 
The rental of lots in a mobile home park is under the jurisdiction of:
32. 
When comparing a large house with a small house of similar quality, which of the following applies?


33. 
A single flat-plane roof that slants for rain runoff would be a:
34. 
Which of the following would be a one-story house?


35. 
Open roof sheathing would be used with a:


36. 
A party wall is:
37. 
After a mobile home listing has expired, the broker has now long to cancel all advertising?
38. 
The floor space of a house is normally figured by:
39. 
A mudsill would most likely be made of:


40. 
The beam over a window or door is known as the:


41. 
Buildings getting new facades on a regular basis would most likely be:


42. 
The roof angle is measured by the:
43. 
The average homeowner in California moves every:
44. 
A bearing wall:


45. 
The average person in California moves every ___ years.


46. 
Which of the following would not be contiguous?


47. 
How many board feet are there in a board 2" x 8" x 12'?


48. 
Short pieces of vertical two-by-four above or below an opening are known as:
49. 
Conduit refers to:


50. 
A roof has a 6/12 pitch. The angle of the roof would be:


51. 
A metropolitan area composed of cities that have grown together is known as a:
52. 
The boards covering the exterior studs or rafters are known as:


53. 
BTUs measure:


54. 
The fact that the interior and exterior walls feel the same temperature to the touch inside the house indicates:


55. 
Percolation would be most likely considered in:


56. 
The easiest way to test for water pressure is to:


57. 
A dark color:


58. 
The most desirable land for housing development would be:


59. 
The term potable refers to:


60. 
The minimum ceiling height for a bath is:


61. 
The housing market involves homes appealing to different economic groups; therefore, the market is considered to be:


62. 
Federal construction standards apply to:


63. 
The term cul-de-sac refers to:


64. 
Which of the following does not belong with the others?


65. 
The purpose of a state contractor's license is to:
66. 
A gambrel roof would be frequently found on:


67. 
Drywall construction would not include which of the following?


68. 
A four-story apartment building without an elevator would be a:
69. 
That portion of the building which will spread its load directly to the soil is called the:


70. 
The highest board on a building is the:


71. 
The sill is usually fastened to the foundation by:
72. 
Which of the following are horizontal members in a wall?


73. 
Shutters, a high-pitched slate hip roof, and stone construction would most likely be found on a:
74. 
The term HVAC stands for:
75. 
As a new mobile home just installed for occupancy, which of the following is true?
76. 
A brass marker set by the U.S. Geological Survey showing elevation above sea level is known as a:
77. 
Conditions pertaining most closely to the life of a wood shingle roof would be:


78. 
Compaction is important as to:


79. 
Wainscoting refers to the:
80. 
An engineer poured water in a hole in the ground to determine how long it remained there. The reason for this test was related to:


81. 
The square footage of a house is normally figured by taking the:
82. 
Building a house on a lot in such a way that the morning sun lights up the kitchen is known as:
83. 
In laying out a subdivision, the most uneconomical practice would be:


84. 
A difference between a two-story house and one-story house is that normally:


85. 
The purpose of using 6-inch studs rather than 4-inch studs in exterior walls is:

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