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Certified Drafting Exam

Subject : certifications
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Restrictions applied to sketches to define sketch geometry in reference to other sketch geometry.






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






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






4. Heavy dashed line used to show section views.






5. Piece of tracing paper that is placed on top of a sketch or drawing.






6. The inside radius of a formed feature.






7. 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.






8. A line connecting opposite corners of a figure.






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






10. Method of projection showing a three-dimensional object in two dimensions by displaying various views.






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






12. The positions or locations of points on the X Y and Z planes.






13. Actual size of framing member






14. A dimension used to define the angle between two lines.






15. The overall working environment within which secondary environments exist.






16. A line at right angles to a given line.






17. The distance from one side of a circle to the other running directly through the circle's center






18. A drawing of an object as it appears to the eye.






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






20. To divide into two parts of equal size or length.






21. To draw around.






22. A curved surface connecting two surfaces which form an angle.






23. A fine line composed of long and short dashes with spaces in between used to indicate the center of a symmetrical object.






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






25. A CADD drawing aid formed by a network of uniformly spaced points or lines on the screen.






26. Initials of the person who drafted the drawing.






27. A three-sided geometric figure.






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






29. Angled planar faces added to lines or curves.






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






31. Lines that are not parallel to the axes.






32. User coordinate system - Used in the construction of 3D solids in AutoCAD






33. A dimension used to define an object or feature that is not vertical or horizontal.






34. Shortcut key combinations that include the [Ctrl] key and a character key.






35. A spiral or helix feature used primarily to create springs detailed threads and similar items.






36. The part of the computer that processes input information.






37. Used in architecture to show exterior views of buildings






38. Menu in which only items associated with the current work environment and application are available.






39. Simple method of drawing threads on an orthographic drawing






40. A dimensioning method that provides coordinates from established datums that are usually located at the corner of the part or the axis of a feature.






41. Depth of an object is drawn at any angle.






42. A circular curve in which all of the points are an equal distance from the center point.






43. 1:2






44. Having a common center.






45. Horizontal section through building shows width and depth of building






46. Constraints that establish geometric relationships and positions between one component face edge or axis and another component face edge or axis.






47. A secondary menu that contains options related to the chosen menu item.






48. The initial model feature on which all others are based.






49. A geometric figure with a uniform circular cross-section through its entire length.






50. A shape usually circular that is connected to an assembly component by a leader. It contains an identification number or letter that refers to an item in the parts list.