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July 2011 Glossary Quiz

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This series of columns is designed to familiarize CREIA members with "The Glossary Project" which is "Standardized Terminology for the Professional Real Estate Inspector". This is a must have for all inspectors and is especially helpful in preparing the candidate for the CREIA CCI test as most of the terms in the test are defined in The Glossary Project. It is available from the CREIA On-Line Store.

 

Narrow strips of wood or other material used mainly to cover joints in vertically installed boards are known as __________________.

The method of making prestressed concrete with steel strands tightened after the concrete has hardened is _______________________.

__________ _____________ is a decorative facing such as brick or stone.

____________ is the natural or mechanical process of supplying or removing conditioned or unconditioned air to or from any space.

A fuelburning appliance with a sealed combustion system that draws all air for combustion from the outside atmosphere and discharges all flue gases to the outside atmosphere is a _____________ appliance.

The temperature in the immediately surrounding area is the _______ ________.

The frame in which panes of glass are set in a window is the called the ________________ __________.

The ______________ ________________ is the total of all buildings or structures on any lot or parcel of ground projected on a horizontal plane.

______________ is the material used in lead connections in older cast iron drain pipes with bell and spigot fittings.

A framing member which supports a rafter purlin is a ____________.

 

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Answers

BATTS/BATTENS

POST-TENSIONING

MASONRY VENEER

VENTILATION

DIRECTVENT

AMBIENT TEMPERATURE

WINDOW SASH

OCCUPIED SPACE

OAKUM

STRUT

 
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