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Old 9/11/18, 8:05 PM
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A thinking mans questions, nice!
Agree...




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Old 9/11/18, 8:09 PM
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I concur. Great hypothesis.
THANKS for being here Rob.
Incidentally, 5 members have answered #2 correctly



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Old 9/11/18, 8:18 PM
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Well expanding from question of the week to questions of questions of the week sure has been interesting. I would like to thank all the members involved in the process for your time.




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Old 9/13/18, 9:22 AM
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Since it's been quiet for a while, I'm opening it up to everyone that has responded - again!
I sincerely appreciate all and the new faces that showed up & hope you come back next week & tell others.

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Old 9/13/18, 9:27 AM
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3
D
A B C
Trimming
True




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Old 9/13/18, 9:29 AM
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Frank Zappa




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Old 9/13/18, 9:32 AM
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2.5"
D
abcd
Hair cutting
T
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Old 9/13/18, 10:25 AM
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3"
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C
Hair cut
True
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Old 9/13/18, 5:05 PM
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1) The minimum size of a cleanout serving a 3 inch pipe shall be _______ inches 2.5"
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2) Component parts of a hot-water distribution system
a) radiators
b) pipelines, convectors, reducing valves
c) circulating pumps & flow-control valves
d) a-b-c D Thanks for the answer! lol
e) b-c
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3) roof trusses that span wall to wall are typically required to support
which of the following loads (may be more than one answer, or maybe not!)
a) ceilings
b) walls
c) roof a b c
d) web system
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4) When a much larger than required size wire is used on circuit a breaker, it is not a hazard.
If some of the strands are cut to fit the connection it is a hazard.
This is known as _______Trimming. Regional differences in terminology...
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5) A king post truss has only has one central cord, but a fink truss has 4 cords (2 on either side)
true or false FALSE - My understanding is that chords are exterior members. King post has one central web, a post.
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Old 9/13/18, 7:22 PM
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Congratulations to JOHN OLSON!

John had them all correct except the "haircut" on post #12 where he said "trimming".
On post #23 he said "haircut".
IF you consider John Paul's statement
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Regional differences in terminology...
that's good enough for me.



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Old 9/13/18, 7:35 PM
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1) The minimum size of a cleanout serving a 3 inch pipe shall be _______ inches
three
Plumbing Test Flashcards | Quizlet
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2) Component parts of a hot-water distribution system
a) radiators
b) pipelines, convectors, reducing valves
c) circulating pumps & flow-control valves
d) a-b-c
e) b-c
d)
Fundamentals of Heating Systems
ps... Manny gave this same reference in his answer!
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3) roof trusses that span wall to wall are typically required to support
which of the following loads (may be more than one answer, or maybe not!)
a) ceilings
b) walls
c) roof
d) web system
a-c
Roofing quiz Flashcards | Quizlet
question #35
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4) When a much larger than required size wire is used on circuit a breaker, it is not a hazard.
If some of the strands are cut to fit the connection it is a hazard.
This is known as _______
haircut
What are the most common homeowner electrical wiring mistakes?
INachi Florida members McGarry and Madsen ~ Good Guys!
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5) A king post truss has only has one central cord, but a fink truss has 4 cords (2 on either side)
true or false
True
roof trusses Flashcards | Quizlet
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From what song?
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Old 9/13/18, 8:10 PM
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Congratulations, John!




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Old 9/13/18, 9:28 PM
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Thanks, I am getting a hair cut and a trim tomorrow. Those are tough questions. Thanks guys. I think I may be done for the rest of the year. I will still answer them here in my own world. Thanks again for the hard/fun work. John
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Old 9/14/18, 8:28 AM
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Good job John.



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Old 9/14/18, 9:42 PM
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good quiz. is there a certain day and time these are posted every week? i gotta try to keep up when i can
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