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CAD And Drafting

Subject : it-skills
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1. Gradual diminution of width or thickness in an elongated object.

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

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

4. Used to represent visible lines on a drawing

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

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

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

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

9. Mass divided by volume.

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

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

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

13. 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

14. Simple method of drawing threads on an orthographic drawing

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

16. Nominal size of a framing member

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

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

19. Exact drawing representation of a given thread type

20. A small angled surface formed between two surfaces.

21. Counter space requirements on either side of sink

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

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

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

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

26. Used in architecture to show exterior views of buildings

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

28. The amount of matter an object contains.

29. Turning around an axis or center point.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

38. 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.

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

40. 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.

41. Actual size of framing member

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

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

44. To cut internal threads.

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

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