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Chapter 15



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

 1. 

A suspended ceiling system consists of panels that are laid into a metal grid.
 

 2. 

On the same window, aprons should have the same molded shape as casings.
 

 3. 

Prefinished strip flooring should be sanded after installation.
 

 4. 

A nail set should be used to set hardened flooring nails.
 

 5. 

Head casing length is a little more than the door width plus two casing widths.
 

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

 6. 

____ ceilings provide space for recessed lighting, ducts, pipes, and other necessary conduits.
a.
Concave
c.
Coffered
b.
Suspended
d.
Beam
 

 7. 

____ are L-shaped pieces that are fastened to the wall to support the other components of the ceiling system.
a.
Wall angles
c.
Hanger wires
b.
Main runners
d.
Cross tees
 

 8. 

A scaled sketch of a suspended ceiling grid should indicate the direction and location of the main runners, cross tees, light panels, and ____.
a.
ceiling insulation
c.
border panels
b.
wall boards
d.
floor plan
 

 9. 

Molding usually comes in lengths of 8, 10, 12, 14, and ____ feet.
a.
16
c.
24
b.
20
d.
30
 

 10. 

Designated by location, base, base shoe, and ____ are moldings applied at the bottom of walls where they meet the floor.
a.
beds
c.
crowns
b.
coves
d.
base cap
 

 11. 

____ are applied to door frames for the doors to stop against when closed.
a.
Aprons
c.
Stools
b.
Stops
d.
Back bands
 

 12. 

A ____ box is a tool that cuts material at an angle.
a.
cope
c.
miter
b.
corner
d.
joint
 

 13. 

Door ____ are moldings applied around the door opening.
a.
casings
c.
sills
b.
jambs
d.
sashes
 

 14. 

S4S is the abbreviation for “____ four sides.”
a.
squared
c.
sequenced
b.
surfaced
d.
sized
 

 15. 

For each interior door opening, ____ side casings and two head casings are required.
a.
two
c.
six
b.
four
d.
eight
 

 16. 

Oak flooring is available ____-sawed and plain-sawed.
a.
crown
c.
cabin
b.
rift
d.
quarter
 

 17. 

____ grades of pecan flooring contain all heartwood.
a.
Clear
c.
Select
b.
Red
d.
Common
 

 18. 

Flooring is blind nailed by driving nails at about a ____-degree angle through the flooring.
a.
15
c.
45
b.
30
d.
60
 

 19. 

One head of the heavy hammer used with a power nailer is ____ and the other is steel.
a.
rubber
c.
wood
b.
plastic
d.
aluminum
 

 20. 

You can change directions of strip flooring by joining groove edge to groove edge and inserting a ____.
a.
sleeper
c.
block
b.
rack
d.
spline
 

 21. 

____ flooring is installed like strip flooring.
a.
Laminate
c.
Raised
b.
Plank
d.
Linoleum
 

 22. 

A piece of 1 ´ 4 or 1 ´ 6 stock called a ____ is installed around the walls of a closet to support the shelf and the rod.
a.
frame
c.
brace
b.
back band
d.
cleat
 

 23. 

A ____ is a bevel on the edge of a board that extends only partway through the thickness of the stock.
a.
wedge
c.
chamfer
b.
notch
d.
cleft
 

 24. 

____ are used to decorate fireplaces and to cover the joint between the fireplace and the wall.
a.
Mantels
c.
Casings
b.
Moldings
d.
Sills
 

 25. 

If a floor that is 384 square feet is to be covered with standard 2 1/4-inch flooring, ____ board feet of flooring will be required.
a.
147
c.
384
b.
383
d.
531
 



 
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