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Chapter 10



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

 1. 

Attaching a tensioned mason’s line to the leads is referred to as ____.
a.
laying the line
c.
twigging the line
b.
hanging the line
d.
running the line
 

 2. 

The two types of wire joint reinforcement are ____.
a.
level or center
c.
ladder-type and truss-type
b.
block-type and joint-type
d.
vertical and horizontal
 

 3. 

____ refers to aligning the bottom edge of each block’s face flush with the top edge of the block faces on the course below it.
a.
Facing the block
c.
Aligning the block plumb
b.
Aligning the block level
d.
Applying the head joints
 

 4. 

When using wire joint reinforcement, the ends of the wire sections should be lapped ____.
a.
4 inches
c.
8 inches
b.
6 inches
d.
12 inches
 

 5. 

A ____ minimizes line interference by caused by more than one mason laying block simultaneously along the same line.
a.
plumb bond
c.
galvanized wire
b.
jamb
d.
twig
 

 6. 

When installing wire joint reinforcement, use ____ galvanized reinforcement on exterior walls.
a.
uncoated
c.
milled
b.
hot-dipped
d.
copper
 



 
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