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Old 2/2/19, 8:57 PM
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Default QuestionsOfWeek February 2 2019

Welcome to another round of Questions of The Week!

Please Read the Introduction and requirements, changes may have been made.

A member of the Awards Committee will post questions, at a random day/time.

The competing member and "Sir Roy" may make one post per question thread to answer the questions and the member's winning entry must have all parts of the questions answered completely in that one post. Editing your one answer post allowed will result in disqualification.

Any disregard to the above and divulging the correct answers or giving hints/references will cause a disqualification.

First correct answers (as judged by the Awards Committee or Poster of the Questions) wins.
The lucky winner will get a case of "Now that you've had a Home Inspection Books" shipped to them at their address on file. Make sure your Address on File with Inachi is correct.
Winners of the Questions of The Week shall request their prize by emailing fastreply@nachi.org and submitting their Mailing address for shipping.
Allow 2 weeks for delivery.

***First member that correctly answers all questions including
"extra credit" will also receive a special additional gift.
You are not required to answer to be the normal winner.


Good luck!

1) A 3:12 roof is to be covered with 20 year asphalt shingles.
What is the minimum overlap for the underlayment?

a) 6 inches
b) 8 inches
c) 12 inches
d) 19 inches

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2) The connection to the earth (ground) creates a new zero reference.
The lower the ground, the lower the zero reference.
a) True
b) Depends on measured impedance
c) False

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3) Which of the following are the stages, in order,
for the refrigeration process that takes place in a condenser?

a) Latent heat removal, de-superheating, sub-cooling
b) Addition of sensible heat, de-superheating, sub-cooling
c) De-superheating, latent heat removal, sub-cooling
d) Latent heat removal, sub-cooling, de-superheating

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4) When an electrically insulated wire has a decrease in _______,
the insulation can suffer damage and/or melt

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5) Electricity is required for _______ to send signals to the brain

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Extra Credit!
Who sang what song?
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Old 2/3/19, 8:48 AM
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D
F
A
Resistance

Nerves




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Old 2/3/19, 8:53 AM
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Marty Stewart.... Hillbilly Rock
Good questions Marc thanks for your time!




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Old 2/4/19, 8:36 AM
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1) D
2) C
3) C
4) Dielectric Strength
5) The nervous system



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Old 2/4/19, 9:13 AM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek February 2 2019

1) D
2) B
3) C
4) Diameter
5) Nerves
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Old 2/4/19, 2:36 PM
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Congratulations Bill Forrest for winning this weeks QOTW.
Good job!
Follow the directions to obtain your books.
Dave! Check your email - your special additional musical gift will come by the weekend - thank you!


1) A 3:12 roof is to be covered with 20 year asphalt shingles.
What is the minimum overlap for the underlayment?

a) 6 inches
b) 8 inches
c) 12 inches
d) 19 inches
d
Score Report: 2009 IBC Roofing Exam
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2) The connection to the earth (ground) creates a new zero reference.
The lower the ground, the lower the zero reference.
a) True
b) Depends on measured impedance
c) False
c
Grounding Quiz I
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3) Which of the following are the stages, in order,
for the refrigeration process that takes place in a condenser?

a) Latent heat removal, de-superheating, sub-cooling
b) Addition of sensible heat, de-superheating, sub-cooling
c) De-superheating, latent heat removal, sub-cooling
d) Latent heat removal, sub-cooling, de-superheating
c
the NEWS Quiz Answers: Test Your Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Knowledge
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4) When an electrically insulated wire has a decrease in _______,
the insulation can suffer damage and/or melt
electrical dielectric strength
Electrical Circuit Breakers
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5) Electricity is required for _______ to send signals to the brain
the nervous system
https://www.graduate.umaryland.edu/g...s-electricity/
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Extra Credit!
Who sang what song?
The whole place is shakin', there's a something goin' on
Marty Stuart ~ Hillbilly Rock 1989



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Old 2/4/19, 3:40 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek February 2 2019

Congratulations Bill.



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Old 2/4/19, 4:30 PM
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Congratulations, Bill!




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Old 2/4/19, 6:14 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek February 2 2019

Thanks guys.


Some real tough questions lately. I like it!


Marc, I appreciate the work you put into the QOTW.



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Old 2/4/19, 8:20 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek February 2 2019

Great questions. Thanks
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Old 2/4/19, 8:35 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek February 2 2019

Thank you guys.
Bill is on a roll!
Here's the 2019 winners list to date

January 2 Bill Forrest
January 9 Bill Forrest
January 17 no winner
January 26 no winner
February 2 Bill Forrest



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Old 2/5/19, 4:25 PM
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Congratulations.... LMAO..... when I entered "congratulations" into my phone "Bill" popped up!




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Congratulations.... LMAO..... when I entered "congratulations" into my phone "Bill" popped up!
How long has this relationship been going on?
Just jokin' ! Yep!




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Old 2/5/19, 7:31 PM
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Thanks guys.


Some real tough questions lately. I like it!


Marc, I appreciate the work you put into the QOTW.
Yes this^




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Old 2/7/19, 10:53 PM
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Good Job William
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