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CAD And Drafting

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1. Used in perspectives for determining the direction of the depth lines

2. To draw a figure around another touching it at points but not cutting it.

3. Used in architecture to show exterior views of buildings

4. Used to represent visible lines on a drawing

5. Vertical cut through house - used to show construction components of building

6. An orthographic drawing of multiple parts that shows relationship of parts to each other in a mechanism

7. Horizontal section through building - shows width and depth of building

8. The sum of all the areas of all surfaces of a solid.

9. Pictorial drawing of mechanism to show how parts interrelated to each other

10. A line used to represent the middle of a circle in engineering drawings

11. To flip a shape over a line of symmetry and double the image.

12. A straight line from the center to the circumference of a circle or sphere.

13. A regular oval shape traced by a point moving in a plane so that the sum of its distances from two other points is constant.

14. Three dimensional drawing where the front faces forward - and the depth dimensions go back at angles - usually 15 - 30 - or 45 degrees. Used when most information on drawing is on the front of the object.

15. Amount of money that clients have to spend on cost of building

16. Gradual diminution of width or thickness in an elongated object.

17. Three dimensional drawing made up of equal angles of 120 degrees - most common 3-D drawing used in industry

18. Constant - non-numerical relationships between the parts of a geometric figure. Examples include parallel - perpendicular - and concentric.

19. To cut internal threads.

20. Exact drawing representation of a given thread type

21. Nominal size of a framing member

22. Used in AutoCAD to show various materials in sectional drawings

23. For a three-dimensional object - a line that cannot be seen because view of it is obstructed by part of the object or of another object

24. Counter space requirements on either side of sink

25. Used by architect to design buildings to the client's wants and needs

26. Actual size of framing member

27. Simple method of drawing threads on an orthographic drawing

28. A quadrilateral whose opposite sides are both parallel and equal in length

29. A two dimensional drawing of the front - top - and side views of an object

30. Used to make lines of varying colors and widths on CAD drawings

31. Three dimensional drawing that depth lines disappear to a vanishing point. Used mainly in architectural presentations

32. A straight line passing from side to side through the center of a circle or sphere.

33. User coordinate system - used in the construction of 3D solids in AutoCAD

34. A cylindrical recess around a hole - usually to receive a bolt head or nut

35. Used to define specific size requirements of openings in the building

36. To draw a figure inside another touching it at points but not cutting it.

37. The amount of space occupied by a substance or object or enclosed within a container.

38. An estimated cost used by architects to begin schematic design process

39. A document that show the quantity of each type of direct material required to make a product

40. The amount of matter an object contains.

41. Mass divided by volume.

42. A small angled surface formed between two surfaces.

43. A drawing that shows an object as it appears to the human eye - includes isometric and perspective drawings

44. A manufacturing process that forces material through a shaped opening.

45. A conical-shaped recess around a hole - often used to receive a tapered screw.

46. Turning around an axis or center point.