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Chapter 12



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

 1. 

The formula for calculating the area of a ____ is used to calculate the area of a gable.
a.
triangle
c.
square
b.
rectangle
d.
circle
 

 2. 

Approximately ____ veneer wall ties are required for every 1,000 standard size brick.
a.
15
c.
55
b.
30
d.
70
 

 3. 

The dollar amount of a proposal for supplying the materials and/or labor for a project is called a ____.
a.
production price
c.
labor constant
b.
cost estimate
d.
bid price
 

 4. 

Cubic yards of concrete with a concrete thickness of 8 feet are determined using the following formula: length (in feet) x width (in feet) x ____.
a.
0.66/27
c.
1.66
b.
0.33/27
d.
0.50 x 9
 

 5. 

To determine the number of square feet requiring brick for a wall, ____.
a.
add the total area of openings and the total wall area
b.
subtract the total area of openings from the total wall area
c.
divide the total wall area by the brick size
d.
multiply the total wall area and the brick size
 

 6. 

The “____” method of quoting labor costs relies on calculating costs based on the quantity of brick or block to be laid.
a.
square foot
c.
unit
b.
time and materials
d.
per job
 



 
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