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Certified Drafting Exam

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1. Angled planar faces added to lines or curves.

2. An arrangement of copies of a feature around an imaginary cirlce a designated number of times and at a specified distance apart.

3. Exact drawing representation of a given thread type

4. A dimensioning method in which the size and location of features are given in reference to a datum.

5. Relief typically added to a sheet metal part to relieve stress or the tear that occurs when a portion of a piece of material is bent.

6. The center of model mass where balance occurs.

7. A three-sided geometric figure.

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

9. The heaviest line used in drafting acts as a "frame" for the drawing.

10. Lines on an isometric drawing that are parallel to the isometric axes.

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

12. The ratio of the size of the object as drwan to the object's actual size.

13. Contains: Company logo Sheet title Date Drawn Drawing number Scale Revision block.

14. 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

15. Lines added to the spline to help illustrate and analyze the spline curvature.

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

17. Subordinate nodes that create are associated with or are consumed by the parent node item.

18. The distance from any point on a circle to the circles center.

19. Establishing assembly constraints including mate flush tangent and insert constraints by dragging one component to another component.

20. A light line of long dashes separated by two short dashes.

21. A figure having equal length sides.

22. To draw without the aid of drafting instruments.

23. To draw around.

24. At right angles to a horizontal line.

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

26. The figure formed by two lines coming together.

27. Heavy dashed line used to show section views.

28. A 2D representation of an assembly.

29. 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.

30. Restrictions applied to sketches to define sketch geometry in reference to other sketch geometry.

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

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

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

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

35. Handlebar endpoints used to adjust the shape of a spline.

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

37. A line that normally runs between two extension lines has arrows or ticks at its ends and has a value at its center.

38. The standard that is currently in use in a model or drawing file.

39. 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.

40. A figure or character used in place of a word.

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

42. Text on a drawing.

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

44. The individual parts and subassemblies used to create an assembly.

45. A line connecting opposite corners of a figure.

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

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

48. A constraint that forces two points to share the same location.

49. Lines that are not parallel to the axes.

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