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CAD And Drafting

Subject : it-skills
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1. An orthographic drawing of multiple parts that shows relationship of parts to each other in a mechanism

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

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

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

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

6. Actual size of framing member

7. Nominal size of a framing member

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

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

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

11. Counter space requirements on either side of sink

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

19. 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.

20. 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.

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

22. Mass divided by volume.

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

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

25. A small angled surface formed between two surfaces.

26. Exact drawing representation of a given thread type

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

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

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

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

31. The amount of matter an object contains.

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

33. Used to represent visible lines on a drawing

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

35. Used in architecture to show exterior views of buildings

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

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

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

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

40. To cut internal threads.

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

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

43. 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

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

45. Turning around an axis or center point.

46. Simple method of drawing threads on an orthographic drawing