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Chapter 6



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

 1. 

Mortar bridgings ____.
a.
are standard in single-wythe walls
b.
only occur in 12” jambs
c.
contact the adjoining wall in a double-wythe wall
d.
keep the wythes together in a double-wythe wall
 

 2. 

Quoined corners should project no more than ____ when using solid brick.
a.
1/2 inch
c.
1 inch
b.
3/4 inch
d.
1 1/2 inches
 

 3. 

Confirming the straight alignment of a wall is known as checking the ____
a.
lead
c.
rack
b.
tail
d.
range
 

 4. 

The ____ is the brick alignment at the tail of the lead for the combined courses.
a.
mortar bridging
c.
corner of the lead
b.
rack of the lead
d.
jamb
 

 5. 

A(n) ____ is constructed next to window or door openings, or at the end of walls where there is no adjacent wall requiring brickwork.
a.
4 inch jamb
c.
8 inch jamb
b.
6 inch jamb
d.
12 inch jamb
 

 6. 

____ is used to complete one section of brickwork or one side of a structure before an adjoining wall is built.
a.
Bridging
c.
Racking
b.
Framing
d.
Toothing
 



 
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