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CAD And Drafting

Subject : it-skills
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1. To draw a figure around another touching it at points but not cutting it.

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

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

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

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

6. 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.

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

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

9. 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.

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

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

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

13. Counter space requirements on either side of sink

14. Actual size of framing member

15. Exact drawing representation of a given thread type

16. Simple method of drawing threads on an orthographic drawing

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

18. Used to represent visible lines on a drawing

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

20. Nominal size of a framing member

21. Turning around an axis or center point.

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

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

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

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

26. Used in architecture to show exterior views of buildings

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

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

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

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

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

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

33. A small angled surface formed between two surfaces.

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

35. The amount of matter an object contains.

36. Mass divided by volume.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

44. To cut internal threads.

45. 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

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