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Chapter 4



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

 1. 

When fastening aluminum, copper, or galvanized iron, use nails made of the same metal.
 

 2. 

Sheet metal screws are used for fastening thin metal.
 

 3. 

Hollow wall expansion anchors are commonly called winged toggle bolts.
 

 4. 

Framing anchors and seismic and hurricane ties are used to join parts of a wood frame.
 

 5. 

Construction adhesive cannot be used in cold weather.
 

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

 6. 

Uncoated steel nails are called ____ nails.
a.
hardened
c.
bright
b.
rough
d.
dull
 

 7. 

Steel nails coated with ____ are called galvanized nails.
a.
copper
c.
aluminum
b.
zinc
d.
nickel
 

 8. 

When two different metals are in contact with each other, a reaction with moisture and the two different metals, called ____, will cause one of the metals to disintegrate faster over time.
a.
oxidation
c.
alloying
b.
induction
d.
electrolysis
 

 9. 

In the penny system the longest nail is 60d and ____ inches long.
a.
2
c.
12
b.
6
d.
16
 

 10. 

____ nails are similar to common nails, except they are thinner.
a.
Finish
c.
Box
b.
Casing
d.
Refined
 

 11. 

____ nails are made from hardened steel to prevent them from bending when being driven into concrete or other masonry.
a.
Masonry
c.
Brad
b.
Duplex
d.
Roofing
 

 12. 

Three of the most common shapes of screwheads are the flat head, round head, and ____ head.
a.
square
c.
oblong
b.
oval
d.
pentagonal
 

 13. 

____ screws have a square or hex head and are designed to be turned with a wrench.
a.
Common
c.
Self-tapping
b.
Sheet metal
d.
Lag
 

 14. 

____ bolts have either round or flat heads with a screwdriver slot.
a.
Carriage
c.
Stove
b.
Machine
d.
Coach
 

 15. 

____-duty anchors are used for fastening such things as junction boxes, bathroom fixtures, closet organizers, small appliances, smoke detectors, and other lightweight objects.
a.
Light
c.
Special
b.
Medium
d.
Heavy
 

 16. 

The ____ anchor consists of an expansion shield and a cone-shaped, internal expander plug.
a.
wedge
c.
sleeve
b.
drop-in
d.
tempered
 

 17. 

____ anchors are one-piece steel with two sheared expanded halves at the base.
a.
Lag shield
c.
Split fast
b.
Single expansion
d.
Concrete
 

 18. 

____ anchors have an unthreaded hole into which a wood or sheet metal screw is driven.
a.
Hammer drive
c.
Nylon nail
b.
Aluminum drive
d.
Lead
 

 19. 

The plastic toggle consists of ____ legs attached to a body that has a hole through the center and fins on its side to prevent turning during installation.
a.
two
c.
six
b.
four
d.
eight
 

 20. 

____ are metal pieces formed into various shapes to join wood to wood, or wood to concrete or other masonry.
a.
Universal plugs
c.
Connectors
b.
Conical screws
d.
Molly screws
 

 21. 

A(n) ____ and a beam seat make beam-to-foundation wall connections.
a.
anchor bolt
c.
hold-down
b.
sill anchor
d.
girder hanger
 

 22. 

____ are used to anchor posts to concrete floors or footings.
a.
Rivets
c.
Extensions
b.
Post bases
d.
Tie rods
 

 23. 

A(n) ____ is a heavy, paste-like adhesive used throughout the construction process.
a.
mastic
c.
varnish
b.
enamel
d.
laminate
 

 24. 

____ is so named because pieces coated with it bond on contact and need not be clamped under pressure.
a.
Yellow glue
c.
Contact cement
b.
White glue
d.
Epoxy
 

 25. 

____ adhesive is used to apply wall paneling, foam insulation, gypsum board, and hardboard to wood, metal, and masonry.
a.
Construction
c.
Household
b.
Panel
d.
Outdoor project
 



 
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