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004a REFRESHER

PLUMBING PRACTICAL
PROBLEM

ENGR ROEL A. ABAO


1. A variation of pipe wrench with a swiveling
serrated jaw and knurled control knob located
between the frame forming the head and the
handled of the wrench?
a. Pipe wrench
b. Stillson wrench
c. Rap wrench
d. End pipe wrench
1. A variation of pipe wrench with a swiveling
serrated jaw and knurled control knob located
between the frame forming the head and the
handled of the wrench?
a. Pipe wrench
b. Stillson wrench
c. Rap wrench
d. End pipe wrench
2. As an experienced plumber, what is the
recommended size of the drain serving water
closet?
a. 3 in.
b. 4 in.
c. 5 in.
d. 6 in.
2. As an experienced plumber, what is the
recommended size of the drain serving water
closet?
a. 3 in.
b. 4 in.
c. 5 in.
d. 6 in.
3. A brewery plant requires a piping system to
convey beer, ale, spirituous liquor and distilled
water. What kind of pipe to be used?
a. Black Tin Pipe
b. Copper Pipe
c. Cast Iron Pipe
d. Terra-cotta Pipe
3. A brewery plant requires a piping system to
convey beer, ale, spirituous liquor and distilled
water. What kind of pipe to be used?
a. Black Tin Pipe
b. Copper Pipe
c. Cast Iron Pipe
d. Terra-cotta Pipe
4. A red spiral line painted on a pipe identified the
pipe as _____.

a. Cast iron pipe


b. Wrought-iron pipe
c. Copper pipe
d. Brass pipe
4. A red spiral line painted on a pipe identified the
pipe as _____.

a. Cast iron pipe


b. Wrought-iron pipe
c. Copper pipe
d. Brass pipe
5. A hotel requires hot and cold water supplies.
What kind of pipes best suited?

a. Cast iron pipe


b. Copper pipe
c. Galvanized wrought iron pipe
d. Plastic/synthetic pipe
5. A hotel requires hot and cold water supplies.
What kind of pipes best suited?

a. Cast iron pipe


b. Copper pipe
c. Galvanized wrought iron pipe
d. Plastic/synthetic pipe
6. A registered master plumber is consulted to
install piping system for water, gas, steam and oil.
What kind of pipe is recommended?
a. Cast iron pipe
b. Plastic pipe
c. Lead pipe
d. Wrought iron pipe
6. A registered master plumber is consulted to
install piping system for water, gas, steam and oil.
What kind of pipe is recommended?
a. Cast iron pipe
b. Plastic pipe
c. Lead pipe
d. Wrought iron pipe
7. What kind of pipe to be used where heating
panels are considered in concrete slabs for the
purpose of melting snow?
a. Plastic pipe
b. Wrought iron pipe
c. Lead pipe
d. Terra-cotta pipe
7. What kind of pipe to be used where heating
panels are considered in concrete slabs for the
purpose of melting snow?
a. Plastic pipe
b. Wrought iron pipe
c. Lead pipe
d. Terra-cotta pipe
8. When cutting pipe that coated internally with
enamel or glass, delicate core should be taken to
avoid cracking or chipping the internal coating.
What kind of tool that should NEVER used for
cutting such pipe?

a. Adjustable hacksaw
b. Pipe reamer
c. Wheel pipe cutter
d. Square-edge pipe cutter
8. When cutting pipe that coated internally with
enamel or glass, delicate core should be taken to
avoid cracking or chipping the internal coating.
What kind of tool that should NEVER used for
cutting such pipe?

a. Adjustable hacksaw
b. Pipe reamer
c. Wheel pipe cutter
d. Square-edge pipe cutter
9. When a very short pipe is threaded. What will
you see?

a. Hollow jumper
b. Nipple chuck
c. Solid jumper
d. Pipe tong
9. When a very short pipe is threaded. What will
you see?

a. Hollow jumper
b. Nipple chuck
c. Solid jumper
d. Pipe tong
10. What is that tool used for expanding the ends
of lead pipe?

a. Shave hook
b. Turn pin
c. Drift plug
d. Dresser
10. What is that tool used for expanding the ends
of lead pipe?

a. Shave hook
b. Turn pin
c. Drift plug
d. Dresser
11. When using an extension ladder, what will be
the maximum sliding sections allowed?

a. 2 sliding sections
b. 3 sliding sections
c. 2 sliding sections
d. 3 sliding sections
11. When using an extension ladder, what will be
the maximum sliding sections allowed?

a. 2 sliding sections
b. 3 sliding sections
c. 2 sliding sections
d. 3 sliding sections
12. An 8 meters aluminum ladder is used in
delivering plumbing fixtures to the second the foot
of the ladder be placed from the wall of the
building?
a. 2 meters
b. 2 meters
c. 3 meters
d. 3 meters
12. An 8 meters aluminum ladder is used in
delivering plumbing fixtures to the second the foot
of the ladder be placed from the wall of the
building?
a. 2 meters
b. 2 meters
c. 3 meters
d. 3 meters
13. As registered master plumber, you have to use a
ladder to carry the pipes to the second floor of the
building, what will be the horizontal distance from the
foot of the ladder to the wall that you considered
proper?
a. of the ladders length
b. 1/3 of the ladders length
c. 1/2 of the ladders length
d. 3/8 of the ladders length
13. As registered master plumber, you have to use a
ladder to carry the pipes to the second floor of the
building, what will be the horizontal distance from the
foot of the ladder to the wall that you considered
proper?
a. of the ladders length
b. 1/3 of the ladders length
c. 1/2 of the ladders length
d. 3/8 of the ladders length
14. What is that valve recommended for
installation that call for throttling?

a. Globe valve
b. Gate valve
c. Check valve
d. Angle valve
14. What is that valve recommended for
installation that call for throttling?

a. Globe valve
b. Gate valve
c. Check valve
d. Angle valve
15. What is the approximate height above the
floor level of a kitchen sink?

a. 30 inches
b. 34 inches
c. 36 inches
d. 38 inches
15. What is the approximate height above the
floor level of a kitchen sink?

a. 30 inches
b. 34 inches
c. 36 inches
d. 38 inches
16. What is the approximate height above the
floor level of a built-in bathtub floor level?

a. 12 inches
b. 16 inches
c. 18 inches
d. 24 inches
16. What is the approximate height above the
floor level of a built-in bathtub floor level?

a. 12 inches
b. 16 inches
c. 18 inches
d. 24 inches
17. What is the device used to support the water
supply riser?

a. Pipe rest
b. Iron ring
c. Iron insects
d. Eye log bolt
17. What is the device used to support the water
supply riser?

a. Pipe rest
b. Iron ring
c. Iron insects
d. Eye log bolt
18. What is that fitting necessary in a water supply
system which is used to the water supply in some
portion of the installation?
a. Meter stop
b. Valve
c. Curb stop
d. Corporation stop
18. What is that fitting necessary in a water supply
system which is used to the water supply in some
portion of the installation?
a. Meter stop
b. Valve
c. Curb stop
d. Corporation stop
19. What kind of valve is suited for the water
main supply lines and pump lines?

a. Angle valve
b. Gate valve
c. Globe valve
d. Check valve
19. What kind of valve is suited for the water
main supply lines and pump lines?

a. Angle valve
b. Gate valve
c. Globe valve
d. Check valve
20. Generally, the registered master plumber must
be systematic in connecting the riser branches to
the main of the water supply system. What will
be the right angle of all branches connection to the
main?
a. 30
b. 45
c. 60
d. 90
20. Generally, the registered master plumber must
be systematic in connecting the riser branches to
the main of the water supply system. What will
be the right angle of all branches connection to the
main?
a. 30
b. 45
c. 60
d. 90
21. What do you call the plugging of an opening
with oakum, lead or other materials which are
pounded into place or materials pounded into the
opening?

a. Caulking
b. Plugging
c. Stopping
d. Closing
21. What do you call the plugging of an opening
with oakum, lead or other materials which are
pounded into place or materials pounded into the
opening?

a. Caulking
b. Plugging
c. Stopping
d. Closing
22. The material used to join or connect plastic
pipe is called?

a. Lead
b. Flux
c. Solder
d. Solvent cement
22. The material used to join or connect plastic
pipe is called?

a. Lead
b. Flux
c. Solder
d. Solvent cement
23. What is the minimum length of time before a
jointed plastic pipe be subjected to pressure test?

a. 1.5 hours
b. 2 hours
c. 2.5 hours
d. 3 hours
23. What is the minimum length of time before a
jointed plastic pipe be subjected to pressure test?

a. 1.5 hours
b. 2 hours
c. 2.5 hours
d. 3 hours
24. In bending plastic, what will be the practical
material to be used to prevent fattening of the
pipe?
a. Sand
b. Gravel
c. Water
d. Metal spring
24. In bending plastic, what will be the practical
material to be used to prevent fattening of the
pipe?
a. Sand
b. Gravel
c. Water
d. Metal spring
25. What is the part of the piping of a plumbing
installation which supplies the plumbing fixtures
with an adequate flow of water?
a. Soil and vent piping system
b. Domestic hot water piping system
c. Domestic water distribution system
d. Water and waste piping system
25. What is the part of the piping of a plumbing
installation which supplies the plumbing fixtures
with an adequate flow of water?
a. Soil and vent piping system
b. Domestic hot water piping system
c. Domestic water distribution system
d. Water and waste piping system
26. What is the usual horizontal length that the
cast iron be supported to prevent damage at joints
caused by sagging?
a. 1.25 m
b. 1.5 m
c. 1.75 m
d. 2.0 m
26. What is the usual horizontal length that the
cast iron be supported to prevent damage at joints
caused by sagging?
a. 1.25 m
b. 1.5 m
c. 1.75 m
d. 2.0 m
27. What will be provided to prevent
contamination from the polluted water of the fire
truck to the house water supply system?
a. Gate valve
b. Check valves & gate valve
c. Water main stop
d. Water meter stop
27. What will be provided to prevent
contamination from the polluted water of the fire
truck to the house water supply system?
a. Gate valve
b. Check valves & gate valve
c. Water main stop
d. Water meter stop
28. What is the name of the instrument which used
in caulking oakum in the joints of cast iron pipe?

a. Iron rod
b. Yarning iron
c. Chisel
d. Angle bar
28. What is the name of the instrument which used
in caulking oakum in the joints of cast iron pipe?

a. Iron rod
b. Yarning iron
c. Chisel
d. Angle bar
29. On what type of building are wet standpipes
generally used?

a. Tall building
b. Large building
c. Very tall building
d. Smaller building
29. On what type of building are wet standpipes
generally used?

a. Tall building
b. Large building
c. Very tall building
d. Smaller building
30. What is that feature which offers a convenient
water supply for firemen, making it necessary for
the fire department to transport and user much
expensive fire fighting apparatus?
a. Stand pipe
b. Fire truck ladder
c. Fire truck
d. Overhead water tank
30. What is that feature which offers a convenient
water supply for firemen, making it necessary for
the fire department to transport and user much
expensive fire fighting apparatus?
a. Stand pipe
b. Fire truck ladder
c. Fire truck
d. Overhead water tank
31. Fire system piping is usually painted with?

a. Red color
b. Yellow color
c. Green color
d. Blue color
31. Fire system piping is usually painted with?

a. Red color
b. Yellow color
c. Green color
d. Blue color
32. What is the device which is to be installed on
the water service between the edge of the street
and the sidewalk line which serves as a control
valve in case water supply in cut-off to the
building?
a. Curb stop
b. Meter stop
c. Gate valve
d. Corporation stop
32. What is the device which is to be installed on
the water service between the edge of the street
and the sidewalk line which serves as a control
valve in case water supply in cut-off to the
building?
a. Curb stop
b. Meter stop
c. Gate valve
d. Corporation stop
33. What circumstances should the curb stop is
used?

a. When the water has to be controlled.


b. When the pressure is excessive.
c. When the water pressure is low.
d. When the water pressure can cause flooding.
33. What circumstances should the curb stop is
used?

a. When the water has to be controlled.


b. When the pressure is excessive.
c. When the water pressure is low.
d. When the water pressure can cause flooding.
34. Why is it corporation stop required when the
main water pipe is tapped with pressure on?

a. It serves as a meter.
b. It serves as a control stop.
c. It serves as a pressure balancer.
d. It serves as a shut-off when water is excessive.
34. Why is it corporation stop required when the
main water pipe is tapped with pressure on?

a. It serves as a meter.
b. It serves as a control stop.
c. It serves as a pressure balancer.
d. It serves as a shut-off when water is excessive.
35. It is essential that pipe threads to be cut accurately
to ensure that threads for fittings will be universal so
that the manufacturers of pipe threading equipment
follow the American Standard. How many threads per
inch for pipes having a diameter of 3 in/ 4 in/ 5 in?
I. 3 inches diameter?
a. 5 b. 8 c. 14 d. 18
II. 4 inches diameter?
a. 5 b. 8 c. 14 d. 18
III. 3 inches diameter?
a. 5 b. 8 c. 14 d. 18
35. It is essential that pipe threads to be cut accurately
to ensure that threads for fittings will be universal so
that the manufacturers of pipe threading equipment
follow the American Standard. How many threads per
inch for pipes having a diameter of 3 in/ 4 in/ 5 in?
I. 3 inches diameter?
a. 5 b. 8 c. 14 d. 18
II. 4 inches diameter?
a. 5 b. 8 c. 14 d. 18
III. 3 inches diameter?
a. 5 b. 8 c. 14 d. 18
36. The allowable tensile stress of wrought iron
steel pipe is 750 psi. It is to be used for hot water
supply with working pressure of 300 psi. what
schedule of the pipe should you specify? N = 100P
/ S.
a. 20
b. 40
c. 60
d. 80
36. The allowable tensile stress of wrought iron
steel pipe is 750 psi. It is to be used for hot water
supply with working pressure of 300 psi. what
schedule of the pipe should you specify? N = 100P
/ S.
a. 20
b. 40
c. 60
d. 80
37. A schedule of 80 wrought iron pipe can
withstand a steam pressure up to?

a. 125 psi
b. 200 psi
c. 600 psi
d. 500 psi
37. A schedule of 80 wrought iron pipe can
withstand a steam pressure up to?

a. 125 psi
b. 200 psi
c. 600 psi
d. 500 psi
38. A wrought iron pipe schedule of 40 can
withstand a steam pressure up to?

a. 125 psi
b. 200 psi
c. 250 psi
d. 300 psi
38. A wrought iron pipe schedule of 40 can
withstand a steam pressure up to?

a. 125 psi
b. 200 psi
c. 250 psi
d. 300 psi
39. Name that tool which is made of boxwood,
dogwood or lignum vitae, and it is used for
dressing or working sheet lead, lead pipe bends,
and bath traps.

a. Turn pin
b. Dresser
c. Shave hook
d. Drift plug
39. Name that tool which is made of boxwood,
dogwood or lignum vitae, and it is used for
dressing or working sheet lead, lead pipe bends,
and bath traps.

a. Turn pin
b. Dresser
c. Shave hook
d. Drift plug
40. What is the handy tool for threading the end of
the pipe in a trench or in the corner of a cellar
where a pipe projects too far and threaded in
place?
a. Ratchet stocks
b. Taps
c. Single wheel pipe threader
d. Geared pipe threader
40. What is the handy tool for threading the end of
the pipe in a trench or in the corner of a cellar
where a pipe projects too far and threaded in
place?
a. Ratchet stocks
b. Taps
c. Single wheel pipe threader
d. Geared pipe threader
41. In the trade of piping, the term tapping is
used to described ____.

a. Drilling of holes through metal


b. Cutting of internal threads
c. Smoothing of ridges
d. Joining of lead pipes
41. In the trade of piping, the term tapping is
used to described ____.

a. Drilling of holes through metal


b. Cutting of internal threads
c. Smoothing of ridges
d. Joining of lead pipes
42. A pipe vise is needed to?

a. Keep pipe rigid for cutting


b. Straightened a tapered tap in a hole
c. Expands the ends of the lead pipe
d. Retain melted lead in a joint
42. A pipe vise is needed to?

a. Keep pipe rigid for cutting


b. Straightened a tapered tap in a hole
c. Expands the ends of the lead pipe
d. Retain melted lead in a joint
43. In a certain plumbing installation, a lead pipe
is being used. How do you usually join the lead
pipe?
a. Melting the pipe ends
b. Threading the pipe ends
c. Tapping the pipe ends
d. Reaming the pipe ends
43. In a certain plumbing installation, a lead pipe
is being used. How do you usually join the lead
pipe?
a. Melting the pipe ends
b. Threading the pipe ends
c. Tapping the pipe ends
d. Reaming the pipe ends
44. What should be the maximum length of the
ladder when fully extended of a an extension
ladders?
a. 40 feet
b. 50 feet
c. 60 feet
d. 70 feet
44. What should be the maximum length of the
ladder when fully extended of a an extension
ladders?
a. 40 feet
b. 50 feet
c. 60 feet
d. 70 feet
45. What will be the maximum water service
pressure at the point where the building
distribution system begins?
a. 80 psi
b. 90 psi
c. 100 psi
d. 120 psi
45. What will be the maximum water service
pressure at the point where the building
distribution system begins?
a. 80 psi
b. 90 psi
c. 100 psi
d. 120 psi
46. What is usually the primary cause of troubles
in excavating operations for water pipes?

a. Inadequate drainage
b. Underground utilities
c. Lack of shoring
d. Stagnant water
46. What is usually the primary cause of troubles
in excavating operations for water pipes?

a. Inadequate drainage
b. Underground utilities
c. Lack of shoring
d. Stagnant water
47. What is the suitable gasket material for a
flange union in oil lines?

a. Rubber or asbestos sheet


b. Rubber or asbestos composition
c. Metallic or rubber composition
d. Metallic
47. What is the suitable gasket material for a
flange union in oil lines?

a. Rubber or asbestos sheet


b. Rubber or asbestos composition
c. Metallic or rubber composition
d. Metallic
48. What is the suitable gasket material for flange
union in cold water piping?

a. Rubber
b. Leather
c. Metallic
d. Asbestos
48. What is the suitable gasket material for flange
union in cold water piping?

a. Rubber
b. Leather
c. Metallic
d. Asbestos
49. What is the suitable gasket material for flange
union in gasoline conduction?

a. Rubber or asbestos sheet


b. Rubber or asbestos composition
c. Metallic or rubber composition
d. Metallic
49. What is the suitable gasket material for flange
union in gasoline conduction?

a. Rubber or asbestos sheet


b. Rubber or asbestos composition
c. Metallic or rubber composition
d. Metallic
50. What is the smallest plumbing fixture used as
the basis in determining the fixture unit value?

a. Lavatory or wash basin


b. Floor drain
c. Water closet
d. Kitchen sink
50. What is the smallest plumbing fixture used as
the basis in determining the fixture unit value?

a. Lavatory or wash basin


b. Floor drain
c. Water closet
d. Kitchen sink
51. As an experienced registered master plumber,
what will be the ideal size of the P-trap that should
be installed underground or embedded on a
concrete slab?
a. 100 mm
b. 150 mm
c. 200 mm
d. 250 mm
51. As an experienced registered master plumber,
what will be the ideal size of the P-trap that should
be installed underground or embedded on a
concrete slab?
a. 100 mm
b. 150 mm
c. 200 mm
d. 250 mm
52. A 100 mm x 3.0 m plastic pipe is used to install in
house drainage. The face-to-face distance is 4.40
meters. The engagement length is 45 mm and the
solvent cement per joint requires is 16 g.
I. Determine the number of pipes.
a. 1.47 b. 1.74 c. 1.62 d. 1.15
II. What is the amount of solvent in grams?
a. 32 b. 48 c. 64 d. 75
III. If the cost of solvent cement is 80.00 Php per gram, what is the total
cost of solvent cement?
a. P 2,560.00 b. P 3,840.00 c. P 5,120.00 d. P 6,000.00
52. A 100 mm x 3.0 m plastic pipe is used to install in
house drainage. The face-to-face distance is 4.40
meters. The engagement length is 45 mm and the
solvent cement per joint requires is 16 g.
I. Determine the number of pipes.
a. 1.47 b. 1.74 c. 1.62 d. 1.15
II. What is the amount of solvent in grams?
a. 32 b. 48 c. 64 d. 75
III. If the cost of solvent cement is 80.00 Php per gram, what is the total
cost of solvent cement?
a. P 2,560.00 b. P 3,840.00 c. P 5,120.00 d. P 6,000.00
53. What condition must be satisfied for the water
supply in building?

a. fast removal of the waste with a minimum probability


of leakage and stoppage of drain
b. fixtures should be vented to avoid siphonage or backflow
c. the drainage pipe should be graded properly for downward
gravity flow of water towards the discharge point
d. Supply sufficient amount of water to each fixture and
prevent backflow to avoid contamination
53. What condition must be satisfied for the water
supply in building?

a. fast removal of the waste with a minimum probability


of leakage and stoppage of drain
b. fixtures should be vented to avoid siphonage or backflow
c. the drainage pipe should be graded properly for downward
gravity flow of water towards the discharge point
d. Supply sufficient amount of water to each fixture and
prevent backflow to avoid contamination
54. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water, what is the
water demand of the wall hydrant?
a. 3 gpm
b. 5 gpm
c. 8 gpm
d. 9 gpm
54. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water, what is the
water demand of the wall hydrant?
a. 3 gpm
b. 5 gpm
c. 8 gpm
d. 9 gpm
55. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water, what is the
water demand of the bathtub faucet?
a. 2 gpm
b. 3 gpm
c. 4 gpm
d. 5 gpm
55. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water, what is the
water demand of the bathtub faucet?
a. 2 gpm
b. 3 gpm
c. 4 gpm
d. 5 gpm
56. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water, what is the
water demand of a shower head?
a. 1 gpm
b. 2 gpm
c. 3 gpm
d. 4 gpm
56. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water, what is the
water demand of a shower head?
a. 1 gpm
b. 2 gpm
c. 3 gpm
d. 4 gpm
57. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water, what is the
water demand of the sink faucet?
a. 1 gpm
b. 2 gpm
c. 3 gpm
d. 4 gpm
57. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water, what is the
water demand of the sink faucet?
a. 1 gpm
b. 2 gpm
c. 3 gpm
d. 4 gpm
58. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water, what is the
water demand of the drinking fountain?
a. 1/2 gpm
b. 2/3 gpm
c. 3/4 gpm
d. 4 gpm
58. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water, what is the
water demand of the drinking fountain?
a. 1/2 gpm
b. 2/3 gpm
c. 3/4 gpm
d. 4 gpm
59. What is the name of that piece of pipe less
than 12 inches in the length threaded on both
sides?
a. Short pipe
b. Cut pipe
c. Pipe
d. Nipple
59. What is the name of that piece of pipe less
than 12 inches in the length threaded on both
sides?
a. Short pipe
b. Cut pipe
c. Pipe
d. Nipple
60. What do you call that short pipe whose thread
at both ends meet?

a. Close nipple
b. Short nipple
c. Shoulder nipple
d. Long nipple
60. What do you call that short pipe whose thread
at both ends meet?

a. Close nipple
b. Short nipple
c. Shoulder nipple
d. Long nipple
61. What do you call that pipe whose thread at
both ends leaves a small amount of space?

a. Cut pipe
b. Long pipe
c. Short pipe
d. Stack
61. What do you call that pipe whose thread at
both ends leaves a small amount of space?

a. Cut pipe
b. Long pipe
c. Short pipe
d. Stack
62. What is the minimum nominal diameter of a
water service line pipe which will provide the
building with water requirements during peak
demands?
a. inch
b. inch
c. 1/3 inch
d. inch
62. What is the minimum nominal diameter of a
water service line pipe which will provide the
building with water requirements during peak
demands?
a. inch
b. inch
c. 1/3 inch
d. inch
63. What is the tin content in a brass fitting?

a. 5%
b. 10%
c. 20%
d. 25%
63. What is the tin content in a brass fitting?

a. 5%
b. 10%
c. 20%
d. 25%
64. What is the zinc content in a brass fitting?

a. 25%
b. 20%
c. 10%
d. 5%
64. What is the zinc content in a brass fitting?

a. 25%
b. 20%
c. 10%
d. 5%
65. What is the lead content in a brass fitting?

a. 5%
b. 10%
c. 15%
d. 20%
65. What is the lead content in a brass fitting?

a. 5%
b. 10%
c. 15%
d. 20%
66. What is the copper content in a brass fitting?

a. 80%
b. 85%
c. 90%
d. 95%
66. What is the copper content in a brass fitting?

a. 80%
b. 85%
c. 90%
d. 95%
67. A 25 mm diameter water pipe can carry water
equivalent to how many 12 mm diameter water
pipe?
a. 3
b. 4
c. 5
d. 6
67. A 25 mm diameter water pipe can carry water
equivalent to how many 12 mm diameter water
pipe?
a. 3
b. 4
c. 5
d. 6
68. The recommended fall per foot for a 4 in pipe
and larger due to impractical depth is _____.

a. in per foot
b. 5/8 in per foot
c. in per foot
d. 1/8 in per foot
68. The recommended fall per foot for a 4 in pipe
and larger due to impractical depth is _____.

a. in per foot
b. 5/8 in per foot
c. in per foot
d. 1/8 in per foot
69. The recommended fall per foot for a 3 in pipe
and larger is _____.

a. in per foot
b. 5/8 in per foot
c. in per foot
d. 1/8 in per foot
69. The recommended fall per foot for a 3 in pipe
and larger is _____.

a. in per foot
b. 5/8 in per foot
c. in per foot
d. 1/8 in per foot
70. In roughing-in for lavatory that is to have an
1- in drain, the distance between the fixture trap
and the vent is not more than_____.
a. 10-0
b. 6-0
c. 3-0
d. 5-0
70. In roughing-in for lavatory that is to have an
1- in drain, the distance between the fixture trap
and the vent is not more than_____.
a. 10-0
b. 6-0
c. 3-0
d. 5-0
71. What is the maximum depth of trench for sub-
surface drain tile where the soil is to satisfactory
absorption?
a. 4-1
b. 1-6
c. 2-1
d. 3-0
71. What is the maximum depth of trench for sub-
surface drain tile where the soil is to satisfactory
absorption?
a. 4-1
b. 1-6
c. 2-1
d. 3-0
72. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water. What is the
water demand of the water closet tank ballcock?
a. 3 gpm
b. 2 gpm
c. 1 gpm
d. 4 gpm
72. Each fixture in the plumbing system
represents a certain demand for water. What is the
water demand of the water closet tank ballcock?
a. 3 gpm
b. 2 gpm
c. 1 gpm
d. 4 gpm
73. Which type of fire line installation has become
obsolete and is seldom used?

a. Automatic system
b. Wet standpipe
c. Wet standpipe and Siamese connection
d. Dry standpipe
73. Which type of fire line installation has become
obsolete and is seldom used?

a. Automatic system
b. Wet standpipe
c. Wet standpipe and Siamese connection
d. Dry standpipe
74. Generally, what is the standard diameter of the
standpipe for buildings two or three stories in
height?
a. 4 in.
b. 6 in.
c. 3 in.
d. 2 in.
74. Generally, what is the standard diameter of the
standpipe for buildings two or three stories in
height?
a. 4 in.
b. 6 in.
c. 3 in.
d. 2 in.
75. Generally, what is the standard diameter of the
standpipe for buildings more than six stories in
height?
a. 4 in.
b. 6 in.
c. 3 in.
d. 2 in.
75. Generally, what is the standard diameter of the
standpipe for buildings more than six stories in
height?
a. 4 in.
b. 6 in.
c. 3 in.
d. 2 in.
76. Why is a wet standpipe with Siamese
connection considered most practical?

a. It is the specification of the fire department.


b. There is no need for the fire department pumper to
used.
c. It is cheaper type of connection.
d. It is being served by the domestic water supply under
constant pressure.
76. Why is a wet standpipe with Siamese
connection considered most practical?

a. It is the specification of the fire department.


b. There is no need for the fire department pumper to
used.
c. It is cheaper type of connection.
d. It is being served by the domestic water supply under
constant pressure.
77. What is the disadvantage of the wet standpipe
with Siamese connection?
a. The danger of contamination of the building water
supply from the unknown source.
b. The Siamese connection is expensive.
c. The exposed Siamese connection and pipe can be
subjected to vandalism.
d. The Siamese connection can obstruct the sidewalk.
77. What is the disadvantage of the wet standpipe
with Siamese connection?
a. The danger of contamination of the building water
supply from the unknown source.
b. The Siamese connection is expensive.
c. The exposed Siamese connection and pipe can be
subjected to vandalism.
d. The Siamese connection can obstruct the sidewalk.
78. What is the most practical method of repairing
or correcting leak of a plastic pipe?

a. Cut and insert coupling


b. Insert additional bigger pipe
c. Cut and provide bushing
d. Replace the pipe
78. What is the most practical method of repairing
or correcting leak of a plastic pipe?

a. Cut and insert coupling


b. Insert additional bigger pipe
c. Cut and provide bushing
d. Replace the pipe
79. Careful installation of the water supply
distribution is essential. Which statement differs
among the group?
a. Sufficient grade and proper alignment
b. Short offsets and unnecessary fittings
c. Careful installed connections
d. Adequate size
79. Careful installation of the water supply
distribution is essential. Which statement differs
among the group?
a. Sufficient grade and proper alignment
b. Short offsets and unnecessary fittings
c. Careful installed connections
d. Adequate size
80. Damage to property leaking points, trapped
piping and water hammer in a water system are
attributed to ____.
a. Poor workmanship
b. Poor design
c. Poor materials
d. Poor planting
80. Damage to property leaking points, trapped
piping and water hammer in a water system are
attributed to ____.
a. Poor workmanship
b. Poor design
c. Poor materials
d. Poor planting
81. In what ways must the water distribution
system be suspended from the basement ceiling in
large concrete buildings?
a. Using lead pipings
b. Using wooden plugs
c. Using eye log bolts
d. Iron inserted on the tough floor sheating and slushed
into the concrete slab
81. In what ways must the water distribution
system be suspended from the basement ceiling in
large concrete buildings?
a. Using lead pipings
b. Using wooden plugs
c. Using eye log bolts
d. Iron inserted on the tough floor sheating and slushed
into the concrete slab
82. What is that it is not good practice to use a
gate valve on a lawn sprinkler?

a. It is expensive.
b. It is bulky.
c. It will fail to close tightly.
d. It is hard to operate.
82. What is that it is not good practice to use a
gate valve on a lawn sprinkler?

a. It is expensive.
b. It is bulky.
c. It will fail to close tightly.
d. It is hard to operate.
83. Why must basement water supply must be
properly graded and aligned?
a. To pitch the water lines to one low point.
b. It is convenient to provide a drum valve to make it
possible to drain the entire water system.
c. To eliminate the danger of property damage.
d. All of the above.
83. Why must basement water supply must be
properly graded and aligned?
a. To pitch the water lines to one low point.
b. It is convenient to provide a drum valve to make it
possible to drain the entire water system.
c. To eliminate the danger of property damage.
d. All of the above.
84. Where should gate valve be used?

a. In between the main supply line and pump line.


b. After the water meter.
c. After the entrance of the street water main.
d. At the midpoint between the corporation stop and the
curb stop.
84. Where should gate valve be used?

a. In between the main supply line and pump line.


b. After the water meter.
c. After the entrance of the street water main.
d. At the midpoint between the corporation stop and the
curb stop.
85. What is the recommended distance above the
flood level rim of a unit for a vacuum breaker to
be installed?
a. 6 in.
b. 4 in.
c. 9 in.
d. 12 in.
85. What is the recommended distance above the
flood level rim of a unit for a vacuum breaker to
be installed?
a. 6 in.
b. 4 in.
c. 9 in.
d. 12 in.
86. In what instances that a mechanical drainage
will be used?
a. The volume of sewage is excessive.
b. Pump or ejectors are readily available.
c. Building is provided with basements and sub-
basements.
d. Drainage cannot be affected by gravity.
86. In what instances that a mechanical drainage
will be used?
a. The volume of sewage is excessive.
b. Pump or ejectors are readily available.
c. Building is provided with basements and sub-
basements.
d. Drainage cannot be affected by gravity.
87. What kind of pipe usually used as leaders in
tall buildings?
a. Wrought iron pipe
b. Plastic pipe
c. Copper pipe
d. Cast iron pipe
87. What kind of pipe usually used as leaders in
tall buildings?
a. Wrought iron pipe
b. Plastic pipe
c. Copper pipe
d. Cast iron pipe
88. What will be the best kind of pipe for
underground drains within the buildings?
a. Cement pipe
b. G.i pipe
c. Copper pipe
d. Cast iron pipe
88. What will be the best kind of pipe for
underground drains within the buildings?
a. Cement pipe
b. G.i pipe
c. Copper pipe
d. Cast iron pipe
89. The drainage system in the building should be
designed, constructed and maintained as to guard
against fouling, deposits of solids and clogging.
What feature should be provided to make
maintenance efficient and effective?
a. Adequate cleanouts
b. Adequate water seal traps
c. Adequate vent pipes
d. Adequate water supplies
89. The drainage system in the building should be
designed, constructed and maintained as to guard
against fouling, deposits of solids and clogging.
What feature should be provided to make
maintenance efficient and effective?
a. Adequate cleanouts
b. Adequate water seal traps
c. Adequate vent pipes
d. Adequate water supplies
90. Why is rainwater leaders are often not
included as part of the sanitary drainage system?
a. Not to overload the sewerage system.
b. Rainwater has no cleansing effect.
c. Volume of water is unpredictable.
d. Excessive rainwater hinders the treatment of the
sewage.
90. Why is rainwater leaders are often not
included as part of the sanitary drainage system?
a. Not to overload the sewerage system.
b. Rainwater has no cleansing effect.
c. Volume of water is unpredictable.
d. Excessive rainwater hinders the treatment of the
sewage.
91. Which word does not apply to the plumbing
system?
a. Smoke tight
b. Air tight
c. Water tight
d. Gas tight
91. Which word does not apply to the plumbing
system?
a. Smoke tight
b. Air tight
c. Water tight
d. Gas tight
92. If a plumbing plan scaled as 1:10,000, then 10
cm x 20 cm catchment area in the plan is equal to
____ m^3 of rainfall in actual for every hour?
Assume 100 mm/hr rain intensity.
a. 300,000 m^3
b. 200,000 m^3
c. 400,000 m^3
d. None of the above
92. If a plumbing plan scaled as 1:10,000, then 10
cm x 20 cm catchment area in the plan is equal to
____ m^3 of rainfall in actual for every hour?
Assume 100 mm/hr rain intensity.
a. 300,000 m^3
b. 200,000 m^3
c. 400,000 m^3
d. None of the above
93. What is the shape for the signage for the
signage for womens comfort room in order to aid
visually impaired women readily determine
whether a washroom is for men or women?
a. Circle
b. Rectangle
c. Triangle
d. Square
93. What is the shape for the signage for the
signage for womens comfort room in order to aid
visually impaired women readily determine
whether a washroom is for men or women?
a. Circle
b. Rectangle
c. Triangle
d. Square
94. A fire sprinkler head has a k-factor of 7.6.
what is the flow rate at 15 psi?

a. 24.3
b. 29.4
c. 41.3
d. 57.1
94. A fire sprinkler head has a k-factor of 7.6.
what is the flow rate at 15 psi?

a. 24.3
b. 29.4 (use the formula Q = k * sq.rt. (P))
c. 41.3
d. 57.1
95. All valves controlling the supply of a fire
sprinkler system should be:

a. Gate
b. Labeling
c. Indicating
d. Insulating
95. All valves controlling the supply of a fire
sprinkler system should be:

a. Gate
b. Labeling
c. Indicating
d. Insulating
96. Where practical, all pipes from fixtures shall
be run in what direction with respect to the nearest
wall or building line?
a. Perpendicular
b. Across
c. Offset
d. Parallel
96. Where practical, all pipes from fixtures shall
be run in what direction with respect to the nearest
wall or building line?
a. Perpendicular
b. Across
c. Offset
d. Parallel
97. By regulation, the minimum design pressure in
distribution system is?

a. 20 psi
b. 30 psi
c. 35 psi
d. 40 psi
97. By regulation, the minimum design pressure in
distribution system is?

a. 20 psi
b. 30 psi
c. 35 psi
d. 40 psi
98. Are there major difference between sewer and
septic system in your home?

a. They are very similar.


b. The only difference is in type of pipe used.
c. One uses pressure and other uses gravity.
d. None of the above.
98. Are there major difference between sewer and
septic system in your home?

a. They are very similar.


b. The only difference is in type of pipe used.
c. One uses pressure and other uses gravity.
d. None of the above.
99. Minimum height of Shower head.

a. 1.88 m
b. 1.78 m
c. 1.98 m
d. None of the above
99. Minimum height of Shower head.

a. 1.88 m
b. 1.78 m (RNPCP Sec. 409.4)
c. 1.98 m
d. None of the above
100. What is the number one reason why pumps
cavitate?
a. Low pressure
b. Air leak in the suction line
c. Plugged suction strainer
d. Electric motor driving at an RPM that is too low
100. What is the number one reason why pumps
cavitate?
a. Low pressure
b. Air leak in the suction line
c. Plugged suction strainer
d. Electric motor driving at an RPM that is too low
101. The most common hydraulic fluid is:

a. Mineral oil
b. Synthetic fluid
c. Water
d. None of the above
101. The most common hydraulic fluid is:

a. Mineral oil
b. Synthetic fluid
c. Water
d. None of the above
102. The relief valve is a normally closed valve.
The term closed means that is the power off
condition the valve is:
a. Open to flow
b. Closed to flow
c. Adjustable
d. Non-adjustable
102. The relief valve is a normally closed valve.
The term closed means that is the power off
condition the valve is:
a. Open to flow
b. Closed to flow
c. Adjustable
d. Non-adjustable
103. The effective thread length of a 3 diameter
of screwed steel pipe is,

a. 1 3/8 in
b. 1 in
c. 1 in
d. 1 5/8 in
103. The effective thread length of a 3 diameter
of screwed steel pipe is,

a. 1 3/8 in
b. 1 in
c. 1 in
d. 1 5/8 in
104. This is the term for a decorative metal trim
shield or flange located underneath a faucet
handle. It covers the hole in the wall or fixture as
well as the faucet stem.
a. Dove tail
b. Escutcheon
c. Fluer
d. Arm plate
104. This is the term for a decorative metal trim
shield or flange located underneath a faucet
handle. It covers the hole in the wall or fixture as
well as the faucet stem.
a. Dove tail
b. Escutcheon
c. Fluer
d. Arm plate
105. Plumbing systems shall be designed and
adjusted to use the _____ quantity of water
consistent with proper performance.
a. Maximum
b. Minimum
c. Sufficient
d. Approved
105. Plumbing systems shall be designed and
adjusted to use the _____ quantity of water
consistent with proper performance.
a. Maximum
b. Minimum (Principle No.3)
c. Sufficient
d. Approved
106. The building supply pipe, the water
distributing pipes and all fittings and
appurtenances known as _____.
a. A potable water system
b. A water supply system
c. A water distributing system
d. A structure water system
106. The building supply pipe, the water
distributing pipes and all fittings and
appurtenances known as _____.
a. A potable water system
b. A water supply system
c. A water distributing system
d. A structure water system
107. In bending plastic pipe, what will be the
practical material to be used to prevent fattening
of the pipe?
a. Soil
b. Gravel
c. Sand
d. Concrete
107. In bending plastic pipe, what will be the
practical material to be used to prevent fattening
of the pipe?
a. Soil
b. Gravel
c. Sand
d. Concrete
108. On what type of building are wet standpipes
generally used?
a. Tall
b. Large
c. Medium
d. Small
108. On what type of building are wet standpipes
generally used?
a. Tall
b. Large
c. Medium
d. Small
109. ________ means a water supply valve
opened or closed by means of a float or similar
device used to supply water to a tank.
a. Ballcock
b. Float
c. Level
d. Lift arm
109. ________ means a water supply valve
opened or closed by means of a float or similar
device used to supply water to a tank.
a. Ballcock
b. Float
c. Level
d. Lift arm
110. The vertical DWV main of a system
extending through one or more storey is referred
to as a ______.
a. Soil stack
b. VSTR stack
c. Stack
d. DWV stack
110. The vertical DWV main of a system
extending through one or more storey is referred
to as a ______.
a. Soil stack
b. VSTR stack
c. Stack
d. DWV stack
111. To be called a riser, a vertical water line must
extend at least ______.

a. 12 inches
b. 36 inches
c. One full storey or more
d. No limit, there is no height requirement
111. To be called a riser, a vertical water line must
extend at least ______.

a. 12 inches
b. 36 inches
c. One full storey or more
d. No limit, there is no height requirement
112. Assume an ice is floating on a glass of water.
If the ice cube melts, what happens to the level of
water?
a. Rise
b. Go down
c. Remains the same
d. None of the above
112. Assume an ice is floating on a glass of water.
If the ice cube melts, what happens to the level of
water?
a. Rise
b. Go down
c. Remains the same
d. None of the above
113. What seals the trap that prevents sewer gases
entering the household drains?

a. Water pressure
b. Air admitted by vent stacks and vent pipes
c. Aerator
d. None of the above
113. What seals the trap that prevents sewer gases
entering the household drains?

a. Water pressure
b. Air admitted by vent stacks and vent pipes
c. Aerator
d. None of the above
114. When comparing leasing against outright
purchase of equipment, which of the following is
not correct?
a. Leasing frees needed working capital
b. Leasing reduces maintenance and administrative
expenses
c. Leasing offer less flexibility with respect to technical
obsolescence
d. Leasing offers certain tax advantages
114. When comparing leasing against outright
purchase of equipment, which of the following is
not correct?
a. Leasing frees needed working capital
b. Leasing reduces maintenance and administrative
expenses
c. Leasing offer less flexibility with respect to technical
obsolescence
d. Leasing offers certain tax advantages
115. What is the maximum amount of time that
gray water is allowed to be retained for use to
flush a toilet or urinal?
a. 12 h
b. 24 h
c. 48 h
d. 72 h
115. What is the maximum amount of time that
gray water is allowed to be retained for use to
flush a toilet or urinal?
a. 12 h
b. 24 h
c. 48 h
d. 72 h
116. Color coding of a potable water.

a. Green background with white letters


b. Blue background with white letters
c. Yellow background with black uppercase letters
d. Yellow background with white lowercase letters
116. Color coding of a potable water.

a. Green background with white letters


b. Blue background with white letters
c. Yellow background with black uppercase letters
d. Yellow background with white lowercase letters
117. Color coding of a non-potable water.

a. Green background with white letters


b. Blue background with white letters
c. Yellow background with black uppercase letters
d. Yellow background with white lowercase letters
117. Color coding of a non-potable water.

a. Green background with white letters


b. Blue background with white letters
c. Yellow background with black uppercase letters
d. Yellow background with white lowercase letters
118. In a potable water supply to a beverage
dispensers, carbonated beverage dispensers or
coffee machines shall be protected by an airgap
and?
a. Backflow valve
b. Backwater valve
c. A vented backflow preventer
d. A vented siphonage pipe
118. In a potable water supply to a beverage
dispensers, carbonated beverage dispensers or
coffee machines shall be protected by an airgap
and?
a. Backflow valve
b. Backwater valve
c. A vented backflow preventer
d. A vented siphonage pipe
119. In a potable water connections to steam or
hot water boilers shall be protected by a?

a. Double check valve pressure prevention assembly


b. Double check valve backflow prevention assembly
c. Reduced pressure principle prevention assembly
d. Reduced check valve pressure prevention assembly
119. In a potable water connections to steam or
hot water boilers shall be protected by a?

a. Double check valve pressure prevention assembly


b. Double check valve backflow prevention assembly
c. Reduced pressure principle prevention assembly
d. Reduced check valve pressure prevention assembly
120. In a potable water connections to steam or
hot water boilers shall be protected by a?

a. Double check valve pressure prevention assembly


b. Double check valve siphonage prevention assembly
c. Reduced pressure principle backflow prevention
assembly
d. Reduced check valve pressure prevention assembly
120. In a potable water connections to steam or
hot water boilers shall be protected by a?

a. Double check valve pressure prevention assembly


b. Double check valve siphonage prevention assembly
c. Reduced pressure principle backflow prevention
assembly
d. Reduced check valve pressure prevention assembly
121. A water-chlorine solution for disinfection of
potable water system.

a. 500 ppm for 24 h


b. 500 ppm for 12 h
c. 200 ppm for 2 h
d. 200 ppm for 1 h
121. A water-chlorine solution for disinfection of
potable water system.

a. 500 ppm for 24 h


b. 500 ppm for 12 h
c. 200 ppm for 2 h
d. 200 ppm for 1 h
122. A water-chlorine solution for disinfection of
potable water system.

a. 500 ppm for 48 h


b. 500 ppm for 72 h
c. 200 ppm for 3 h
d. 200 ppm for 2 h
122. A water-chlorine solution for disinfection of
potable water system.

a. 500 ppm for 48 h


b. 500 ppm for 72 h
c. 200 ppm for 3 h
d. 200 ppm for 2 h
123. The effective thread length of a in diameter
screwed pipe is,

a. 1 in long
b. in long
c. 1 in long
d. in long
123. The effective thread length of a in diameter
screwed pipe is,

a. 1 in long
b. in long
c. 1 in long
d. in long
124. Screwed steel pipes 2 1/2 inches diameter
should have this number of threads for effective
jointing,
a. 8
b. 13
c. 10
d. 12
124. Screwed steel pipes 2 1/2 inches diameter
should have this number of threads for effective
jointing,
a. 8
b. 13
c. 10
d. 12
125. When installing glass piping; if one end
needs to be field cut, the ends should be joined:

a. plain to plain
b. bead to bead
c. bead to plain
d. bead to hub

b. bead to bead
c. bead to plain
125. When installing glass piping; if one end
needs to be field cut, the ends should be joined:

a. plain to plain
b. bead to bead
c. bead to plain
d. bead to hub
bead to bead
c.
126. How is ABS pipe cut?

a. At an angle to maintain proper grade.


b. Flush so that pipe will fit into the socket.
c. Square to provide full joining surface.
d. Flush to ensure proper pipe alignment.
126. How is ABS pipe cut?

a. At an angle to maintain proper grade.


b. Flush so that pipe will fit into the socket.
c. Square to provide full joining surface.
d. Flush to ensure proper pipe alignment.
127. What is the length of pipe to be removed
when cutting out a section of an existing cast iron
building drain to insert an MJ wye?

a. Same as the wye.


b. 1/4 to 1/2 in. longer than the wye.
c. 1/2 to 1 in. longer than the wye.
d. 1/4 to 1/2 in. shorter than the wye.
127. What is the length of pipe to be removed
when cutting out a section of an existing cast iron
building drain to insert an MJ wye?

a. Same as the wye.


b. 1/4 to 1/2 in. longer than the wye.
c. 1/2 to 1 in. longer than the wye.
d. 1/4 to 1/2 in. shorter than the wye.
128. What is the principal function of the
expansion tank in a hot water system?
a. It allows the volume of the water in the system to change to
maintain working pressure.
b. It collects the air in the system, thus preventing air lock of
the system while in operation.
c. It provides the necessary space for the air required in the
system.
d. It acts as a safety chamber in case of over firing of the
boiler.
128. What is the principal function of the
expansion tank in a hot water system?
a. It allows the volume of the water in the system to change to
maintain working pressure.
b. It collects the air in the system, thus preventing air lock of
the system while in operation.
c. It provides the necessary space for the air required in the
system.
d. It acts as a safety chamber in case of over firing of the
boiler.
129. The melting together of filler material and
base material or of base material only which
results in coalescence.

a. Genue forces
b. Fission
c. Fusion
d. Annealed
129. The melting together of filler material and
base material or of base material only which
results in coalescence.

a. Genue forces
b. Fission
c. Fusion
d. Annealed
130. Wherein coalescence is produced by heating
with a gas flame or flames, with or without the
application of pressure, and with or without the
use of filler material.
a. Water welding
b. Air welding
c. Gas welding
d. Torch welding
130. Wherein coalescence is produced by heating
with a gas flame or flames, with or without the
application of pressure, and with or without the
use of filler material.
a. Water welding
b. Air welding
c. Gas welding
d. Torch welding
131. A pressure tight cylinder used to convey a
fluid or to transmit a fluid pressure.

a. Tube
b. Pipe
c. Vessels
d. Conduit
131. A pressure tight cylinder used to convey a
fluid or to transmit a fluid pressure.

a. Tube
b. Pipe
c. Vessels
d. Conduit
132. It is a pipe produced by piercing a billet
followed by rolling, drawing or both.

a. Reamed pipe
b. Burred pipes
c. Seamless pipes
d. Plastic pipes
132. It is a pipe produced by piercing a billet
followed by rolling, drawing or both.

a. Reamed pipe
b. Burred pipes
c. Seamless pipes
d. Plastic pipes
133. It is a plastic which is capable of being
repeatedly softened by increase of temperature
and hardened by decrease of temperature.
a. Thermoplastic
b. Copper pipes
c. Wood pipes
d. None of the above
133. It is a plastic which is capable of being
repeatedly softened by increase of temperature
and hardened by decrease of temperature.
a. Thermoplastic
b. Copper pipes
c. Wood pipes
d. None of the above
134. A metallic flanged is bolted to a nonmetallic
flange where full faced gasket is preferred.
a. Flat faced flange
b. Blind flange
c. Blank flange
d. Bolted flange
134. A metallic flanged is bolted to a nonmetallic
flange where full faced gasket is preferred.
a. Flat faced flange
b. Blind flange
c. Blank flange
d. Bolted flange
135. Fluid service requirements for nonmetallic
piping components not be used:
a. Threaded nonmetallic flange and joints
b. Caulked joints
c. Expanded joints
d. All of the above
135. Fluid service requirements for nonmetallic
piping components not be used:
a. Threaded nonmetallic flange and joints
b. Caulked joints
c. Expanded joints
d. All of the above
136. A swiveling serrated jaw and knurled control
knob located between the frame forming the head
and the handled of the wrench.
a. Pipe wrench
b. Stillson wrench
c. Rap wrench
d. End pipe wrench
136. A swiveling serrated jaw and knurled control
knob located between the frame forming the head
and the handled of the wrench.
a. Pipe wrench
b. Stillson wrench
c. Rap wrench
d. End pipe wrench
137. A unique type of pipe wrench in which
turning force applied is multiplied. The principle
of lever action in a simple machine had been
applied in this type of patented plumbing tools.
a. End pipe wrench
b. Leverage pipe wrench
c. Compound leverage wrench
d. Stillson wrench
137. A unique type of pipe wrench in which
turning force applied is multiplied. The principle
of lever action in a simple machine had been
applied in this type of patented plumbing tools.
a. End pipe wrench
b. Leverage pipe wrench
c. Compound leverage wrench
d. Stillson wrench
138. It is an individual or company responsible for
the performance of the construction work.

a. Superintendent
b. Contractor
c. Apprentice
d. Journeymen
138. It is an individual or company responsible for
the performance of the construction work.

a. Superintendent
b. Contractor
c. Apprentice
d. Journeymen
139. It is a scaled view that shows the shape and
size of the exterior walls and the roof of the
building.
a. Section drawing
b. Detail drawing
c. Plot plan
d. Exterior elevation drawing
139. It is a scaled view that shows the shape and
size of the exterior walls and the roof of the
building.
a. Section drawing
b. Detail drawing
c. Plot plan
d. Exterior elevation drawing
140. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for shower stall?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
140. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for shower stall?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
141. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for bidet?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
141. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for bidet?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
142. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for combination sink and tray?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
142. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for combination sink and tray?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
143. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for dental unit or cupsidor?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
143. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for dental unit or cupsidor?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
144. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for drinking fountain?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
144. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for drinking fountain?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
145. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for lavatory?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
145. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for lavatory?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
146. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for urinal (pedestal)?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
146. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for urinal (pedestal)?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
147. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for urinal (stall)?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
147. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for urinal (stall)?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
148. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for lavatory (circular or multiple)?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
148. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for lavatory (circular or multiple)?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
149. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for flushometer tank?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
149. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for flushometer tank?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
150. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for flush tank?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
150. What is the minimum size of water supply
inlet for flush tank?

a. in.
b. in.
c. 1 in
d. 3/8 in
151. The effective thread length of a 3 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,
a. 1 3/8
b. 1
c. 1
d. 1 5/8
151. The effective thread length of a 3 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,
a. 1 3/8
b. 1
c. 1
d. 1 5/8
152. The effective thread length of a 1/4 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,
a. 3/4
b. 1
c. 1
d. 5/8
152. The effective thread length of a 1/4 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,
a. 3/4
b. 1
c. 1
d. 5/8
153. The effective thread length of a 1 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,

a. 5/8
b. 7/8
c. 1
d. 1 1/2
153. The effective thread length of a 1 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,

a. 5/8
b. 7/8
c. 1
d. 1 1/2
154. The effective thread length of a 2 1/2
diameter screwed steel pipe is,

a. 5/8
b. 7/8
c. 1
d. 1 1/2
154. The effective thread length of a 2 1/2
diameter screwed steel pipe is,

a. 5/8
b. 7/8
c. 1
d. 1 1/2
155. The effective thread length of a 8 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,

a. 1 5/8
b. 1 7/8
c. 2
d. 2 1/2
155. The effective thread length of a 8 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,

a. 1 5/8
b. 1 7/8
c. 2
d. 2 1/2
156. The effective thread length of a 10 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,
a. 1 3/8
b. 2
c. 2
d. 2
156. The effective thread length of a 10 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,
a. 1 3/8
b. 2
c. 2
d. 2
157. The effective thread length of a 12 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,

a. 1 3/8
b. 2 1/8
c. 1
d. 2
157. The effective thread length of a 12 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,

a. 1 3/8
b. 2 1/8
c. 1
d. 2
158. The effective no. of thread of a 1/8
diameter screwed steel pipe is,

a. 27
b. 18
c. 14
d. 11.5
158. The effective no. of thread of a 1/8
diameter screwed steel pipe is,

a. 27
b. 18
c. 14
d. 11.5
159. The effective no. of thread of a 1/4
diameter screwed steel pipe is,

a. 27
b. 18
c. 14
d. 11.5
159. The effective no. of thread of a 1/4
diameter screwed steel pipe is,

a. 27
b. 18
c. 14
d. 11.5
160. The effective no. of thread of a 1/2
diameter screwed steel pipe is,

a. 27
b. 18
c. 14
d. 11.5
160. The effective no. of thread of a 1/2
diameter screwed steel pipe is,

a. 27
b. 18
c. 14
d. 11.5
161. The effective no. of thread of a 1 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,

a. 27
b. 18
c. 14
d. 11.5
161. The effective no. of thread of a 1 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,

a. 27
b. 18
c. 14
d. 11.5
162. The effective no. thread of a 2 1/2 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,

a. 18
b. 14
c. 11.5
d. 8
162. The effective no. thread of a 2 1/2 diameter
screwed steel pipe is,

a. 18
b. 14
c. 11.5
d. 8
163. A heavy sprocket chain that is slipped around
a pipe, then attached to wrench handled and used
on piping work especially large size pipe metal
pipes and in areas that is not easily accessible.
a. Chain wrench
b. Compound chain wrench
c. Offset chain wrench
d. Adjustable spud wrench
163. A heavy sprocket chain that is slipped around
a pipe, then attached to wrench handled and used
on piping work especially large size pipe metal
pipes and in areas that is not easily accessible.
a. Chain wrench
b. Compound chain wrench
c. Offset chain wrench
d. Adjustable spud wrench
164. A wrench with hexagonal jaw which is
multisided, used to provide secure grip on all
hexagonal nuts, square nuts, unions and valve
packing nuts.
a. Internal wrench
b. Compound leverage wrench
c. Offset pipe wrench
d. Hex wrench
164. A wrench with hexagonal jaw which is
multisided, used to provide secure grip on all
hexagonal nuts, square nuts, unions and valve
packing nuts.
a. Internal wrench
b. Compound leverage wrench
c. Offset pipe wrench
d. Hex wrench
165. A tool used to tighten the nut that secure the
basket to the sink.
a. Basket strainer wrench
b. Closet wrench
c. Valve seat tool
d. Closet wrench
165. A tool used to tighten the nut that secure the
basket to the sink.
a. Basket strainer wrench
b. Closet wrench
c. Valve seat tool
d. Closet wrench
166. Yoke and base are made of strong,
dependable iron. It has hardened alloy steel jaws
and convenient pipe rest and bender.
a. Bench strainer wrench
b. Offset yoke vise
c. Bench yoke vise
d. Bench chain vise
166. Yoke and base are made of strong,
dependable iron. It has hardened alloy steel jaws
and convenient pipe rest and bender.
a. Bench strainer wrench
b. Offset yoke vise
c. Bench yoke vise
d. Bench chain vise
167. Is an adjustable cast iron box that is flash
with finished grade and its capped with removable
iron cover.
a. Stop cock
b. Stop box
c. Corporation cock
d. None of the above
167. Is an adjustable cast iron box that is flash
with finished grade and its capped with removable
iron cover.
a. Stop cock
b. Stop box
c. Corporation cock
d. None of the above
168. Is a fitting or device that, when propably
vented, provides a liquid seal to prevent the
emission of sewer gases.

a. Fixture traps
b. Cleanout
c. Stack
d. Chase
168. Is a fitting or device that, when propably
vented, provides a liquid seal to prevent the
emission of sewer gases.

a. Fixture traps
b. Cleanout
c. Stack
d. Chase
169. Is the drainage pipe that extends from the
trap of a fixture to the junction of the next
drainage pipe.
a. Fixture drain
b. horizontal branch
c. Building drain branch
d. Sanitary sewer
169. Is the drainage pipe that extends from the
trap of a fixture to the junction of the next
drainage pipe.
a. Fixture drain
b. horizontal branch
c. Building drain branch
d. Sanitary sewer
170. To boost the water pressure of hot water, use?

a. Elevated water tank


b. Hydroelectric water tank
c. Gravity tank
d. Circulating tank
170. To boost the water pressure of hot water, use?

a. Elevated water tank


b. Hydroelectric water tank
c. Gravity tank
d. Circulating tank
171. It is a type of ladder that stands
independently of support.

a. Extension ladder
b. Stepladder
c. Scaffolds
d. Fixed ladder
171. It is a type of ladder that stands
independently of support.

a. Extension ladder
b. Stepladder
c. Scaffolds
d. Fixed ladder
172. It is a plastic resin that can be heated and
reformed repeatedly with little or no degradation
in physical characteristics.

a. PB
b. Thermoplastic
c. Thermosetting
d. PE
172. It is a plastic resin that can be heated and
reformed repeatedly with little or no degradation
in physical characteristics.

a. PB
b. Thermoplastic
c. Thermosetting
d. PE
173. CPVC pipe and fittings are______ colored
thermoplastic materials specially formulated to
withstand higher temperatures than other plastic.
a. White
b. Black
c. Blue
d. Green
173. CPVC pipe and fittings are______ colored
thermoplastic materials specially formulated to
withstand higher temperatures than other plastic.
a. White
b. Black
c. Blue
d. Green
174. Is a civil drawing that shaped and sized of the
building lot and the location on the building lot.

a. Plot plan
b. Exterior elevation drawing
c. Schematic piping layout
d. Isometric drawing
174. Is a civil drawing that shaped and sized of the
building lot and the location on the building lot.

a. Plot plan
b. Exterior elevation drawing
c. Schematic piping layout
d. Isometric drawing
175. Is valve installed on water service to turn on
or off the flow of potable water in the building.

a. Stop box
b. Curb cock
c. Corporation cock
d. Stop cock
175. Is valve installed on water service to turn on
or off the flow of potable water in the building.

a. Stop box
b. Curb cock
c. Corporation cock
d. Stop cock
176 . Is an eye and face protection device that
covers the entire face with a plastic shield.

a. Face shield
b. Goggles
c. Shield
d. Mask
176 . Is an eye and face protection device that
covers the entire face with a plastic shield.

a. Face shield
b. Goggles
c. Shield
d. Mask
177. Is securing equipment or materials
preparation for lifting by means of rope, chain or
web sling.
a. Rigging
b. Locking
c. Securing
d. All of the above
177. Is securing equipment or materials
preparation for lifting by means of rope, chain or
web sling.
a. Rigging
b. Locking
c. Securing
d. All of the above
178. It is a plastic resin that cannot be melted after
it is formed and cured in its final shape.

a. Thermoplastic
b. Thermosetting
c. PE
d. PB
178. It is a plastic resin that cannot be melted after
it is formed and cured in its final shape.

a. Thermoplastic
b. Thermosetting
c. PE
d. PB
179. Is a plumbing design in which centrally
located manifolds distribute water to each fixture
with dedicated hot and cold water lines.
a. Home run
b. Distribution run
c. Goal
d. Base
179. Is a plumbing design in which centrally
located manifolds distribute water to each fixture
with dedicated hot and cold water lines.
a. Home run
b. Distribution run
c. Goal
d. Base
180. Is a steel pipe manufactured by drawing flat
steel strips trough a die to form a cylindrical
shape.
a. Seamless pipe
b. Brazed pipe
c. Welded pipe
d. All of the above
180. Is a steel pipe manufactured by drawing flat
steel strips trough a die to form a cylindrical
shape.
a. Seamless pipe
b. Brazed pipe
c. Welded pipe
d. All of the above
181. Is a nipple that is threaded on the ends and
has short unthreaded pipe in the middle.

a. Close nipple
b. Shoulder nipple
c. Double nipple
d. Riser nipple
181. Is a nipple that is threaded on the ends and
has short unthreaded pipe in the middle.

a. Close nipple
b. Shoulder nipple
c. Double nipple
d. Riser nipple
182. Is a gate valve in which one piece solid
bronze wedge fits against the seat to restrict the
flow.
a. Full gate valve
b. Solid wedge disk gate valve
c. Split wedge disk gate valve
d. Single disk gate valve
182. Is a gate valve in which one piece solid
bronze wedge fits against the seat to restrict the
flow.
a. Full gate valve
b. Solid wedge disk gate valve
c. Split wedge disk gate valve
d. Single disk gate valve
183. Is a drawing of piping system without regard
to scale and exact location of the fixture shown in
drawing.
a. Isometric drawing
b. Schematic piping layout
c. Exterior elevation drawing
d. Plot plan
183. Is a drawing of piping system without regard
to scale and exact location of the fixture shown in
drawing.
a. Isometric drawing
b. Schematic piping layout
c. Exterior elevation drawing
d. Plot plan
184. Is a pipe extending from the corporation cock
to the water supply distribution system of the
building.
a. Curb cock
b. Corporation cock
c. Water service
d. Stop box
184. Is a pipe extending from the corporation cock
to the water supply distribution system of the
building.
a. Curb cock
b. Corporation cock
c. Water service
d. Stop box
185. Is a ladder that is permanently attached to a
structure, tank or vault.

a. Extension ladder
b. Stepladder
c. Scaffolds
d. Fixed ladder
185. Is a ladder that is permanently attached to a
structure, tank or vault.

a. Extension ladder
b. Stepladder
c. Scaffolds
d. Fixed ladder
186. Is a temporary or movable platform and
structures for plumbers to stand on when working
above the floor level.
a. Booms
b. Ladder
c. Ridge
d. Fixed ladder
186. Is a temporary or movable platform and
structures for plumbers to stand on when working
above the floor level.
a. Booms
b. Ladder
c. Ridge
d. Fixed ladder
187. It has deeper and broader hook jaw housing
which provided a smooth, flat surface that is may
used be occasionally used as a hammer.
a. End pipe wrench
b. Pipe wrench
c. Stillson wrench
d. Rap wrench
187. It has deeper and broader hook jaw housing
which provided a smooth, flat surface that is may
used be occasionally used as a hammer.
a. End pipe wrench
b. Pipe wrench
c. Stillson wrench
d. Rap wrench
188. What do you call this valve installed at the
suction line of the pump to prevent the loss of
prime pump?
a. Check valve
b. Suction valve
c. Underground valve
d. Foot valve
188. What do you call this valve installed at the
suction line of the pump to prevent the loss of
prime pump?
a. Check valve
b. Suction valve
c. Underground valve
d. Foot valve
189. A male thread fitting with square head used
for closing another female fitting is called.

a. Nipple
b. Coupling
c. Plug
d. bushing
189. A male thread fitting with square head used
for closing another female fitting is called.

a. Nipple
b. Coupling
c. Plug
d. bushing
190. What causes the bad taste and odor of water?

a. Lack of oxygen
b. The presence of algae
c. The lack of nitrogen
d. The presence of minerals
190. What causes the bad taste and odor of water?

a. Lack of oxygen
b. The presence of algae
c. The lack of nitrogen
d. The presence of minerals
191. What type of wrench is used to assemble
hubless joint?

a. Pipe wrench
b. Strap wrench
c. Torque wrench
d. Chain wrench
191. What type of wrench is used to assemble
hubless joint?

a. Pipe wrench
b. Strap wrench
c. Torque wrench
d. Chain wrench
192. It has internal legs and tray that folds in for
easy carrying and set up. Large vise base
overhangs front legs for clear tool swing.

a. Portable tristand chain vise


b. Bench yoke vise
c. Bench chain vise
d. Stain chain vise
192. It has internal legs and tray that folds in for
easy carrying and set up. Large vise base
overhangs front legs for clear tool swing.

a. Portable tristand chain vise


b. Bench yoke vise
c. Bench chain vise
d. Stain chain vise
193. A wrench for screws with hexagonally
shaped recess in its head.

a. Offset pipe wrench


b. Allen wrench
c. Internal wrench
d. Compound leverage wrench
193. A wrench for screws with hexagonally
shaped recess in its head.

a. Offset pipe wrench


b. Allen wrench
c. Internal wrench
d. Compound leverage wrench
194. Another variation of pipe wrench featuring a
jaw opening parallel to the handle and a narrower
hook jaw which provided easy entry into tight
space.
a. Offset Pipe wrench
b. Strap wrench
c. adjustable wrench
d. Chain wrench
194. Another variation of pipe wrench featuring a
jaw opening parallel to the handle and a narrower
hook jaw which provided easy entry into tight
space.
a. Offset Pipe wrench
b. Strap wrench
c. adjustable wrench
d. Chain wrench
195. A tool fast and easy grip used on constricted
spaces or close to a wall. It has a solid housing
which keeps it from breaking or wrapping under
normal use.
a. Rap wrench
b. Stillson wrench
c. Compound leverage wrench
d. End pipe wrench
195. A tool fast and easy grip used on constricted
spaces or close to a wall. It has a solid housing
which keeps it from breaking or wrapping under
normal use.
a. Rap wrench
b. Stillson wrench
c. Compound leverage wrench
d. End pipe wrench
196. This is used to remove square and
octagonally-shaped threaded faucets. It has a right
angle bar with one end for square nuts and other
octagonal.
a. Valve seat tool
b. closet wrench
c. Basket strainer wrench
d. Basin wrench
196. This is used to remove square and
octagonally-shaped threaded faucets. It has a right
angle bar with one end for square nuts and other
octagonal.
a. Valve seat tool
b. closet wrench
c. Basket strainer wrench
d. Basin wrench
197. It is a pipe that conveys potable water for
public and community use from the municipal
water supply source.
a. Water service
b. Water main
c. Distribution pipe
d. Water supply
197. It is a pipe that conveys potable water for
public and community use from the municipal
water supply source.
a. Water service
b. Water main
c. Distribution pipe
d. Water supply
198. Is a device used to measure the volume of
water that passes through the water service.

a. Water service
b. Water main
c. Water meter
d. Water supply
198. Is a device used to measure the volume of
water that passes through the water service.

a. Water service
b. Water main
c. Water meter
d. Water supply
199. An eye protection device with flexible frame,
they are secured on the face with a elastic
headband.
a. Face shield
b. Goggles
c. Shield
d. Mask
199. An eye protection device with flexible frame,
they are secured on the face with a elastic
headband.
a. Face shield
b. Goggles
c. Shield
d. Mask
200. Is an adjustable height ladder with a fixed
bed section and sliding, lockage fly section.

a. Extension ladder
b. Step ladder
c. Scaffolds
d. Fixed ladder
200. Is an adjustable height ladder with a fixed
bed section and sliding, lockage fly section.

a. Extension ladder
b. Step ladder
c. Scaffolds
d. Fixed ladder
201. As a registered master plumber, you have to
use a ladder to carry the pipes to the second floor
of the building, what will be the horizontal
distance from the foot of the ladder to the wall that
you considered proper?
a. of the ladders length
b. 1/3 of the ladders length
c. of the ladders length
d. 3/8 of the ladders length
201. As a registered master plumber, you have to
use a ladder to carry the pipes to the second floor
of the building, what will be the horizontal
distance from the foot of the ladder to the wall that
you considered proper?
a. of the ladders length
b. 1/3 of the ladders length
c. of the ladders length
d. 3/8 of the ladders length
202. What is the standard size of water service
from the water main to the dwelling unit?
a.
b.
c. 3/8
d. 5/8
202. What is the standard size of water service
from the water main to the dwelling unit?
a.
b.
c. 3/8
d. 5/8
203. What is the corresponding name of the
following abbreviation pertaining to local trade
and government regulating body?
a. DTI
b. DOE
c. NAMPAP
d. PRC
203. What is the corresponding name of the
following abbreviation pertaining to local trade
and government regulating body?
a. DTI
b. DOE
c. NAMPAP
d. PRC
204. What is the minimum size of a fire hose
outlet of an interior wet standpipe?
a. 32 mm
b. 38 mm
c. 41 mm
d. 50 mm
204. What is the minimum size of a fire hose
outlet of an interior wet standpipe?
a. 32 mm
b. 38 mm
c. 41 mm
d. 50 mm
205. Caulk joint shall be firmly packed with
oakum or hemp and powered received with pure
load, what is the depth of lead over oakum?
a. 25 mm
b. 32 mm
c. 20 mm
d. 12.7 mm
205. Caulk joint shall be firmly packed with
oakum or hemp and powered received with pure
load, what is the depth of lead over oakum?
a. 25 mm
b. 32 mm
c. 20 mm
d. 12.7 mm
206. What is that branch vent that serves two or
more trap and form in front of the last fixtures
connection of the horizontal branch to the vent
stack?
a. Local vent
b. Individual vent
c. Circuit vent
d. Utility vent
206. What is that branch vent that serves two or
more trap and form in front of the last fixtures
connection of the horizontal branch to the vent
stack?
a. Local vent
b. Individual vent
c. Circuit vent
d. Utility vent
207. What is the minimum depth of the building
sewer when installed?
a. 1m
b. 300 mm
c. 650 mm
d. 1.2 m
207. What is the minimum depth of the building
sewer when installed?
a. 1m
b. 300 mm
c. 650 mm
d. 1.2 m
208. Which of the following is NOT a type of
lavatory?
a. Splash-back
b. Ledge-back
c. Reverse trap
d. Countertop
208. Which of the following is NOT a type of
lavatory?
a. Splash-back
b. Ledge-back
c. Reverse trap
d. Countertop
209. What do you call that point which is
unobstructed open edge of the fixture?

a. Flooded
b. Flushing surface
c. Rim
d. Drain board
209. What do you call that point which is
unobstructed open edge of the fixture?

a. Flooded
b. Flushing surface
c. Rim
d. Drain board
210. What is the greatest stress which a material
can stand without permanent deformation after
release of the stress?
a. Fatigue
b. Tensile stress
c. Working stress
d. Ultimate stress
210. What is the greatest stress which a material
can stand without permanent deformation after
release of the stress?
a. Fatigue
b. Tensile stress
c. Working stress
d. Ultimate stress
211. What is the device suitable for plumbing
sewage from the deep basement floor into sewer
line?
a. Pressure relief valve
b. Pneumatic ejector
c. Vacuum breaker
d. None of the above
211. What is the device suitable for plumbing
sewage from the deep basement floor into sewer
line?
a. Pressure relief valve
b. Pneumatic ejector
c. Vacuum breaker
d. None of the above
212. In a water distribution system, what connects
the water main to the water risers?

a. Water service
b. Riser runout
c. Water pump
d. Water tank
212. In a water distribution system, what connects
the water main to the water risers?

a. Water service
b. Riser runout
c. Water pump
d. Water tank
213. Which of these materials best for vent pipes
in an acid waste system?

a. Plastic
b. Galvanized steel
c. DWV copper
d. Malleable iron
213. Which of these materials best for vent pipes
in an acid waste system?

a. Plastic
b. Galvanized steel
c. DWV copper
d. Malleable iron
214. What type of end connection are used for
valves smaller than 2 inches diameter?
a. Flanged
b. Compression gasket
c. Union
d. Threaded
214. What type of end connection are used for
valves smaller than 2 inches diameter?
a. Flanged
b. Compression gasket
c. Union
d. Threaded
215. Ball valves are an adaptation of ?
a. Butterfly valves
b. Plug valves
c. Globe valves
d. Gate valves
215. Ball valves are an adaptation of ?
a. Butterfly valves
b. Plug valves
c. Globe valves
d. Gate valves
216. The codes that prescribes criteria on the
quality of drinking water from meteoric, surface
or underground sources is?
a. National Standards for Drinking Water
b. Water Code of the Philippines
c. National Building Code
d. DENR
216. The codes that prescribes criteria on the
quality of drinking water from meteoric, surface
or underground sources is?
a. National Standards for Drinking Water
b. Water Code of the Philippines
c. National Building Code
d. DENR
217. Which type of lavatories is designed for
group use?
a. Splash-back
b. Shelf-back
c. Countertop
d. Wall hung
217. Which type of lavatories is designed for
group use?
a. Splash-back
b. Shelf-back
c. Countertop
d. Wall hung
218. In PD 1096 prescribes that Dry Standpipe is
required for every building of how many floors?
a. 4 or more
b. 2 or more
c. 5 or more
d. 3 or more
218. In PD 1096 prescribes that Dry Standpipe is
required for every building of how many floors?
a. 4 or more
b. 2 or more
c. 5 or more
d. 3 or more
219. All dry standpipe shall extend from the
ground floor and over the roof and shall be
equipped with 64 mm outlet in every floor level
with a minimum height from the floor of?
a. 1m
b. 1.5 m
c. 900 mm
d. 1.2 m
219. All dry standpipe shall extend from the
ground floor and over the roof and shall be
equipped with 64 mm outlet in every floor level
with a minimum height from the floor of?
a. 1m
b. 1.5 m
c. 900 mm
d. 1.2 m
220. The minimum size of a fire hose outlet of an
interior wet standpipe is?

a. 20 mm dia.
b. 41 mm dia.
c. 25 mm dia.
d. 38 mm dia.
220. The minimum size of a fire hose outlet of an
interior wet standpipe is?

a. 20 mm dia.
b. 41 mm dia.
c. 25 mm dia.
d. 38 mm dia.
221. The basic elements of a cold water supply
include the:
a. Riser runout
b. Subsoil drain lines
c. Downspout
d. Fire pump
221. The basic elements of a cold water supply
include the:
a. Riser runout
b. Subsoil drain lines
c. Downspout
d. Fire pump
222. The water service is a pipe that extends from
the?
a. Water riser runout to the water tank
b. Water main to the water tank
c. Water main to the water meter
d. Water main to the building
222. The water service is a pipe that extends from
the?
a. Water riser runout to the water tank
b. Water main to the water tank
c. Water main to the water meter
d. Water main to the building
223. In PD 856 Sanitation Code of the Philippines,
the effective depth of a septic tank is measured
from the bottom of septic tank to the?
a. Bottom of the manhole
b. Liquid line
c. Invert of inlet pipe
d. Invert of discharge pipe
223. In PD 856 Sanitation Code of the Philippines,
the effective depth of a septic tank is measured
from the bottom of septic tank to the?
a. Bottom of the manhole
b. Liquid line
c. Invert of inlet pipe
d. Invert of discharge pipe
224. The spoon like tools use for pouring molten
pig lead into hub as making caulk joint in cast iron
pipe is called?
a. Spatula
b. Scoop
c. Dippers
d. None of the above
224. The spoon like tools use for pouring molten
pig lead into hub as making caulk joint in cast iron
pipe is called?
a. Spatula
b. Scoop
c. Dippers
d. None of the above
225. It is the pipe extension of a solid waste or
waste stack above the highest horizontal drain
connected to the stack.
a. VSTR
b. SVTR
c. Local vent
d. Loop vent
225. It is the pipe extension of a solid waste or
waste stack above the highest horizontal drain
connected to the stack.
a. VSTR
b. SVTR
c. Local vent
d. Loop vent
226. It is a loss of trap seal due to unequal
atmospheric pressure condition and due to rapid
flows of water thru the trap:

a. Wind effect
b. Capillary effect
c. Siphonage
d. Back pressure
226. It is a loss of trap seal due to unequal
atmospheric pressure condition and due to rapid
flows of water thru the trap:

a. Wind effect
b. Capillary effect
c. Siphonage
d. Back pressure
227. In preparing of a mortar or form a sticky
mass to be squeezed into the bell of clay for a
cement joint, the mixture will be:

a. One percent, one percent fine sand and water


b. Pure cement and water
c. Two part cement, one part sand and water
d. Two part sand, one part cement and water
227. In preparing of a mortar or form a sticky
mass to be squeezed into the bell of clay for a
cement joint, the mixture will be:

a. One percent, one percent fine sand and water


b. Pure cement and water
c. Two part cement, one part sand and water
d. Two part sand, one part cement and water
228. An inside roof leader is extended vertically
through the floor of the building to a point below
the roof. What is the common practice to reduce
the danger of breakage which may result from
expansion and contraction of roof?
a. Extend horizontally below the roof with an elbow to form
swing joint.
b. Install sleeves below the roof.
c. Install packing materials to cushion possible impact.
d. Provide the end of roof leader with flexible material.
228. An inside roof leader is extended vertically
through the floor of the building to a point below
the roof. What is the common practice to reduce
the danger of breakage which may result from
expansion and contraction of roof?
a. Extend horizontally below the roof with an elbow to form
swing joint.
b. Install sleeves below the roof.
c. Install packing materials to cushion possible impact.
d. Provide the end of roof leader with flexible material.
229. After threading of a G.I pipe thru a stack and
dies the next step for plumber should do is to ream
the inside of pipe for these purpose?
a. Remove deformation which will cause reduction of pipe
diameter
b. Remove burr to facilitate application of lubricant
c. Smoothening the surface end of the pipe
d. Making the pipe and straight
229. After threading of a G.I pipe thru a stack and
dies the next step for plumber should do is to ream
the inside of pipe for these purpose?
a. Remove deformation which will cause reduction of pipe
diameter
b. Remove burr to facilitate application of lubricant
c. Smoothening the surface end of the pipe
d. Making the pipe and straight
230. In inserting a wye into laid house sewer, the
practical produce is these?
a. Cut the sewer to the length and insert the wye and cement
joint end
b. Remove three length of pipe and insert wye fitting into the
line
c. Cut the sewer to the length, insert wye and joint ends with
sleeves
d. None of these
230. In inserting a wye into laid house sewer, the
practical produce is these?
a. Cut the sewer to the length and insert the wye and cement
joint end
b. Remove three length of pipe and insert wye fitting into the
line
c. Cut the sewer to the length, insert wye and joint ends with
sleeves
d. None of these
231. Water well yield is a factor considered to
determine the size of?

a. Water pipe
b. Fixtures
c. Electrical wiring
d. Pump
231. Water well yield is a factor considered to
determine the size of?

a. Water pipe
b. Fixtures
c. Electrical wiring
d. Pump
232. Theater or movie houses water requirement
is determined or estimated at 5 gallons of water
per day for?
a. Total number of auditorium seat
b. Total numbers of movie goer per day
c. Floor area space of auditorium
d. Box office record
232. Theater or movie houses water requirement
is determined or estimated at 5 gallons of water
per day for?
a. Total number of auditorium seat
b. Total numbers of movie goer per day
c. Floor area space of auditorium
d. Box office record
233. Where is water meter located?

a. Right after the main distribution line connection


b. Right side of the water pump or in its flow direction
c. Within the row, right before the property line
d. Beside the water pump
233. Where is water meter located?

a. Right after the main distribution line connection


b. Right side of the water pump or in its flow direction
c. Within the row, right before the property line
d. Beside the water pump
234. The minimum distance of a well from a
septic tank?

a. 15.2 m
b. 10 m
c. 25 m
d. 20 m
234. The minimum distance of a well from a
septic tank?

a. 15.2 m
b. 10 m
c. 25 m
d. 20 m
235. There is a septic tank installed on top of a
rock by seashore. The tank is exposed on how tide
and covered in sea water during high tide. Which
of the following would be an appropriate water
proofing for it?
a. Waterproof all surfaces
b. Waterproof all interior surfaces except the floor
c. Waterproof all interior surfaces except the ceiling
d. Waterproof is not necessary, it will just add cost
235. There is a septic tank installed on top of a
rock by seashore. The tank is exposed on how tide
and covered in sea water during high tide. Which
of the following would be an appropriate water
proofing for it?
a. Waterproof all surfaces
b. Waterproof all interior surfaces except the floor
c. Waterproof all interior surfaces except the ceiling
d. Waterproof is not necessary, it will just add cost
236. A type of coupling or joining device having
internal screw threads or nuts with opposite
screws at the end. By turning the internal screws,
it is possible to connect two metal rods and
regulate the length and tension of this rods?
a. Turnbuckle
b. Vice grip
c. Union patente
d. Turnstile
236. A type of coupling or joining device having
internal screw threads or nuts with opposite
screws at the end. By turning the internal screws,
it is possible to connect two metal rods and
regulate the length and tension of this rods?
a. Turnbuckle
b. Vice grip
c. Union patente
d. Turnstile
237. A pump used to eject sewage or liquid waste?

a. Centrifugal pump
b. Sump
c. Rotary pump
d. Central sewage booster
237. A pump used to eject sewage or liquid waste?

a. Centrifugal pump
b. Sump
c. Rotary pump
d. Central sewage booster
238. What property is used to distinguish between
potable and sanitary uPVC pipes?

a. Color
b. Thickness
c. Nominal diameter
d. Outside diameter
238. What property is used to distinguish between
potable and sanitary uPVC pipes?

a. Color
b. Thickness
c. Nominal diameter
d. Outside diameter
239. A common ingredients for water disinfectant,
except for?

a. Trichlor
b. Bichlor
c. Dichlor
d. Trichloro-s-triazinetrione
239. A common ingredients for water disinfectant,
except for?

a. Trichlor
b. Bichlor
c. Dichlor
d. Trichloro-s-triazinetrione
240. What is the color of communication line
piping?
a. Gray
b. White
c. Orange
d. Silver
240. What is the color of communication line
piping?
a. Gray
b. White
c. Orange
d. Silver
241. There are several reasons why soil stacks are
not allowed in columns. Which is not a reason?

a. The size of the columns will be larger


b. Pipes will interfere with reinforcing bars
c. Cracks and leaks cannot be detected
d. The gas emitted will deteriorate concrete
241. There are several reasons why soil stacks are
not allowed in columns. Which is not a reason?

a. The size of the columns will be larger


b. Pipes will interfere with reinforcing bars
c. Cracks and leaks cannot be detected
d. The gas emitted will deteriorate concrete
242. How do we size sewage pits?

a. Volume of solid waste only


b. Volume of liquid waste
c. Volume of solid, liquid, and storm
d. None of these
242. How do we size sewage pits?

a. Volume of solid waste only


b. Volume of liquid waste
c. Volume of solid, liquid, and storm
d. None of these (volume of liquid and solid waste)
243. During the site inspection, the architect
notices that a soil pipe will cross a beam. What the
best advice he can do?
a. Simply ask to relocate, its just a pipe anyway.
b. Resize the diameter of the soil pipe, enough that can go
across the beam without affecting it.
c. It doesnt matter anyway, let the master plumber handle it.
d. Drill a hole of the beam, enough diameter that a pipe could
go in and pass through. Just make sure that the hole is
precisely in the middle to avoid the bars to be hit in.
243. During the site inspection, the architect
notices that a soil pipe will cross a beam. What the
best advice he can do?
a. Simply ask to relocate, its just a pipe anyway.
b. Resize the diameter of the soil pipe, enough that can go
across the beam without affecting it.
c. It doesnt matter anyway, let the master plumber handle it.
d. Drill a hole of the beam, enough diameter that a pipe could
go in and pass through. Just make sure that the hole is
precisely in the middle to avoid the bars to be hit in.
244. What is the most efficient tools for cutting
cast iron pipe?
a. Handsaw
b. Hacksaw
c. Chisel and hammer
d. Snap cutter
244. What is the most efficient tools for cutting
cast iron pipe?
a. Handsaw (most least efficient)
b. Hacksaw (least efficient)
c. Chisel and hammer (best method)
d. Snap cutter (most efficient tools)
245. Kind of pipe not suited to be exposed to
ultraviolet rays?
a. PVC
b. PB
c. Iron
d. G.I
245. Kind of pipe not suited to be exposed to
ultraviolet rays?
a. PVC
b. PB
c. Iron
d. G.I
246. How do you connect 2 hubless cast iron
pipes?
a. Shielded Coupling
b. Elbow
c. Structural compression gasket
d. Polymer compression gasket
246. How do you connect 2 hubless cast iron
pipes?
a. Shielded Coupling
b. Elbow
c. Structural compression gasket
d. Polymer compression gasket
247. Minimum clearance from the floor of pipes
for AC units when crossing a hallway or corridor?

a. 2.3 m
b. 2.1 m
c. 2.2 m
d. 2.4 m
247. Minimum clearance from the floor of pipes
for AC units when crossing a hallway or corridor?

a. 2.3 m
b. 2.1 m
c. 2.2 m
d. 2.4 m
248. Where will you least place a downspout?

a. Between window openings


b. At corner of walls
c. Inside columns
d. Wall hung
248. Where will you least place a downspout?

a. Between window openings


b. At corner of walls
c. Inside columns
d. Wall hung
249. In plumbing systems, if pipes are electrical
wires. What are the equivalent of switches?

a. Valve
b. Tee
c. Floor drain
d. Cleanout
249. In plumbing systems, if pipes are electrical
wires. What are the equivalent of switches?

a. Valve
b. Tee
c. Floor drain
d. Cleanout
250. Where would you locate water distribution
pipe farthest from?
a. Large trees
b. Carport
c. Drainage
d. Water tank
250. Where would you locate water distribution
pipe farthest from?
a. Large trees
b. Carport
c. Drainage
d. Water tank
251. A term used to describe pumps that are
interconnected with each other?

a. Series
b. Gang
c. Battery
d. None
251. A term used to describe pumps that are
interconnected with each other?

a. Series
b. Gang
c. Battery
d. None
252. What do you call a control valve used to
shutoff at the water supply to a building in case of
emergency. It is installed at a water service pipe
and operated by means of long key inserted
through a curb box?
a. Curb cock
b. Corp stop
c. Cock stop
d. Emergency cock
252. What do you call a control valve used to
shutoff at the water supply to a building in case of
emergency. It is installed at a water service pipe
and operated by means of long key inserted
through a curb box?
a. Curb cock
b. Corp stop
c. Cock stop
d. Emergency cock
253. Which wall is best suited if soil pipe will run
through it?
a. Drywall
b. 6 CHB
c. Shear wall
d. Retaining wall
253. Which wall is best suited if soil pipe will run
through it?
a. Drywall
b. 6 CHB
c. Shear wall
d. Retaining wall
254. What is the color coding of pipes for potable
water?
a. Cyan
b. Green
c. Blue
d. Light blue
254. What is the color coding of pipes for potable
water?
a. Cyan
b. Green
c. Blue
d. Light blue
255. What is the standard water consumption
(gallon/person/day) used in a 2 storey residence?

a. 30-40 gpd
b. 40-60 gpd
c. 50-80 gpd
d. 90-120 gpd
255. What is the standard water consumption
(gallon/person/day) used in a 2 storey residence?

a. 30-40 gpd
b. 40-60 gpd
c. 50-80 gpd
d. 90-120 gpd
256. The minimum size of trap and waste branch
for a bidet?
a. 3
b. 1 1/2
c. 2
d. 1
256. The minimum size of trap and waste branch
for a bidet?
a. 3
b. 1 1/2
c. 2
d. 1
257. Alternative to the conventional septic tank?

a. Aerobic treatment system


b. Cistern
c. Sewage Treatment Plant
d. Sewage landfill
257. Alternative to the conventional septic tank?

a. Aerobic treatment system


b. Cistern
c. Sewage Treatment Plant
d. Sewage landfill
258. When water goes up through a vertical pipe,
it stops at a certain height. Why?
a. Gravity and friction overcomes the pressure and the water
slowly stops.
b. The pressure inside the pipe equates to the pressure outside
the pipe causing the water to stop at that point where it
appears.
c. Its own gravity weight counters its speed of going up.
d. All things stops.
258. When water goes up through a vertical pipe,
it stops at a certain height. Why?
a. Gravity and friction overcomes the pressure and the water
slowly stops.
b. The pressure inside the pipe equates to the pressure outside
the pipe causing the water to stop at that point where it
appears.
c. Its own gravity weight counters its speed of going up.
d. All things stops.
259. The minimum size of a swimming pool drain.

a. 3 dia.
b. 4 dia.
c. 2 dia.
d. 6 dia.
259. The minimum size of a swimming pool drain.

a. 3 dia.
b. 4 dia.
c. 2 dia.
d. 6 dia.
260. The minimum sized of a trap and waste
branch for a size of foot bath?
a. 1 diameter
b. 2 diameter
c. 1 diameter
d. 1 diameter
260. The minimum sized of a trap and waste
branch for a size of foot bath?
a. 1 diameter
b. 2 diameter
c. 1 diameter
d. 1 diameter
261. The minimum size of a trap and waste branch
for a shower stall.

a. 2 diameter
b. 3 diameter
c. 1 1/2 diameter
d. 1 diameter
261. The minimum size of a trap and waste branch
for a shower stall.

a. 2 diameter
b. 3 diameter
c. 1 1/2 diameter
d. 1 diameter
262. Where are storm sewer usually placed?
a. Under the sidewalk on narrow and under the road on
wide road
b. Near the curb
c. At the center of the road
d. None
262. Where are storm sewer usually placed?
a. Under the sidewalk on narrow and under the road on
wide road
b. Near the curb
c. At the center of the road
d. None
263. Which is NOT a rule of thumb when
designing a drainage?

a. As much as possible, pipes must run in a straight line


b. Underground drainage line should be on top of
compacted soil
c. It should be underneath the driveway
d. None
263. Which is NOT a rule of thumb when
designing a drainage?

a. As much as possible, pipes must run in a straight line


b. Underground drainage line should be on top of
compacted soil
c. It should be underneath the driveway
d. None
264. Best location to put the soil pipe.

a. Drywall
b. 6 CHB wall
c. Pipe chase
d. Box up with the column
264. Best location to put the soil pipe.

a. Drywall
b. 6 CHB wall
c. Pipe chase
d. Box up with the column
265. The minimum number of water closet unit
required for the female population of an
elementary school.
a. 1 per 75
b. 1 per 30
c. 1 per 50
d. 1 per 100
265. The minimum number of water closet unit
required for the female population of an
elementary school.
a. 1 per 75
b. 1 per 30
c. 1 per 50
d. 1 per 100
266. Copper pipes are classified as what main
pipe?
a. Galvanized iron
b. Ceramic
c. Brass
d. PVC
266. Copper pipes are classified as what main
pipe?
a. Galvanized iron
b. Ceramic
c. Brass
d. PVC
267. Should not be used for a pipe chase?

a. CHB
b. Drywall
c. Shear wall
d. Double wall
267. Should not be used for a pipe chase?

a. CHB
b. Drywall
c. Shear wall
d. Double wall
268. What is the color pipes for steam?

a. White
b. Light blue
c. Gray
d. Blue
268. What is the color pipes for steam?

a. White
b. Light blue
c. Gray
d. Blue
269. Which plumbing fixtures does not have a
water saving feature?
a. Lavatory with pop-up
b. 1.5 gallon flush water closet
c. Flow limiting feature
d. Waterless urinal
269. Which plumbing fixtures does not have a
water saving feature?
a. Lavatory with pop-up
b. 1.5 gallon flush water closet
c. Flow limiting feature
d. Waterless urinal
270. What should not be permitted to cross a
beam?
a. Soil pipe
b. Electrical wiring
c. Water pipe
d. AC ducts
270. What should not be permitted to cross a
beam?
a. Soil pipe
b. Electrical wiring
c. Water pipe
d. AC ducts
271. Can you embed a 4 diameter pipe in a 150
CHB wall?

a. Yes
b. No
271. Can you embed a 4 diameter pipe in a 150
CHB wall?

a. Yes
b. No
272. In high rise building, why is there a need to
resize water supply pipes?
a. Because different fixtures have different supply
attachments.
b. To use up the difference in pressure from the service to the
supply fixtures.
c. Pipes are like trees, main branch are bigger and becomes
smaller at ends for carrying wind loads and storms.
d. Pipes having bigger size have bigger pressure and reduce
the size for distribution to fixture for lower pressure.
272. In high rise building, why is there a need to
resize water supply pipes?
a. Because different fixtures have different supply
attachments.
b. To use up the difference in pressure from the service to the
supply fixtures.
c. Pipes are like trees, main branch are bigger and becomes
smaller at ends for carrying wind loads and storms.
d. Pipes having bigger size have bigger pressure and reduce
the size for distribution to fixture for lower pressure.
273. A drain connecting one or more fixtures to a
solid or waste stack?

a. Combined drain
b. Floor drain
c. Circuit drain
d. Branch drain
273. A drain connecting one or more fixtures to a
solid or waste stack?

a. Combined drain
b. Floor drain
c. Circuit drain
d. Branch drain
274. Best for sanitary pipes?

a. uPVC
b. PeX
c. PP
d. G.I
274. Best for sanitary pipes?

a. uPVC
b. PeX
c. PP
d. G.I
275. Level 3 types of water service refers to?

a. Artesian well
b. Individual shallow well hand up installation
c. Public faucet
d. Individual house connection
275. Level 3 types of water service refers to?

a. Artesian well
b. Individual shallow well hand up installation
c. Public faucet
d. Individual house connection
276. An individual vent for a plumbing fixture
located at the downstream of a trap?

a. Vent pipe
b. Back vent
c. Branch vent
d. VSTR
276. An individual vent for a plumbing fixture
located at the downstream of a trap?

a. Vent pipe
b. Back vent
c. Branch vent
d. VSTR
277. Best size of pipe connected to 5 sinks.

a. 3
b. 2
c. 2
d. 4
277. Best size of pipe connected to 5 sinks.

a. 3
b. 2
c. 2
d. 4
278. Black steel pipe with galvanized malleable
fittings is deal for?

a. Oxygen pipe
b. Electrical conduit
c. Gas pipe
d. Water pipe
278. Black steel pipe with galvanized malleable
fittings is deal for?

a. Oxygen pipe
b. Electrical conduit
c. Gas pipe
d. Water pipe
279. In storm drainage system, it is used to
prevent aggregates, debris and other unwanted
objects from entering the drainage system?
a. Culvert
b. Scupper
c. Street gutter
d. Catch basin
279. In storm drainage system, it is used to
prevent aggregates, debris and other unwanted
objects from entering the drainage system?
a. Culvert
b. Scupper
c. Street gutter
d. Catch basin
280. What is the maximum depth of digestive
chamber in a septic tank?
a. 1.2 m
b. 1.4 m
c. 1.5 m
d. 1.8 m
280. What is the maximum depth of digestive
chamber in a septic tank?
a. 1.2 m
b. 1.4 m
c. 1.5 m
d. 1.8 m
281. What type of materials is used for the base of
a septic tank?
a. Earth base
b. Mass concrete
c. Lean concrete
d. Reinforced concrete
281. What type of materials is used for the base of
a septic tank?
a. Earth base
b. Mass concrete
c. Lean concrete
d. Reinforced concrete
282. What pipe should not be buried
underground?
a. B.I pipe
b. PE pipe
c. G.I pipe
d. None
282. What pipe should not be buried
underground?
a. B.I pipe
b. PE pipe
c. G.I pipe
d. None
283. What is the best fixture for a public comfort
room?
a. Gate valve
b. Flushometer
c. Faucet
d. None
283. What is the best fixture for a public comfort
room?
a. Gate valve
b. Flushometer
c. Faucet
d. None
284. The minimum number of a urinal fixture
required for the male population of both
elementary and secondary school?

a. 1 per 40
b. 1 per 50
c. 1 per 60
d. 1 per 35
284. The minimum number of a urinal fixture
required for the male population of both
elementary and secondary school?

a. 1 per 40
b. 1 per 50
c. 1 per 60
d. 1 per 35
285. In a location where there is no provision for
drainage line. What is the next best thing?

a. Store waste in the tank and dispose in sanitary fill


b. Use drain tiles connected to open field
c. Connect to the nearest creek
d. Any of the above
285. In a location where there is no provision for
drainage line. What is the next best thing?

a. Store waste in the tank and dispose in sanitary fill


b. Use drain tiles connected to open field
c. Connect to the nearest creek
d. Any of the above
286. What is the principle of governing the size of
pipes in designing plumbing systems?
a. The longer the pipes length to the fixture, the lesser the
pressure; the shorter the pipes length, the greater the
pressure.
b. The bigger the pipes diameter, the lesser the pressure; the
smaller the pipes diameter, the greater the pressure
c. The smaller the pipes diameter the lesser the pressure; the
bigger the pipe diameter, the greater the pressure
d. Slopes is the primary consideration and sizes will be
considered secondary
286. What is the principle of governing the size of
pipes in designing plumbing systems?
a. The longer the pipes length to the fixture, the lesser the
pressure; the shorter the pipes length, the greater the
pressure.
b. The bigger the pipes diameter, the lesser the pressure; the
smaller the pipes diameter, the greater the pressure
c. The smaller the pipes diameter the lesser the pressure; the
bigger the pipe diameter, the greater the pressure
d. Slopes is the primary consideration and sizes will be
considered secondary
287. When there is a low pressure from the water
main, what will you use to supply higher levels?

a. Pneumatic pump
b. Sump pump
c. Jet pump
d. Booster pump
287. When there is a low pressure from the water
main, what will you use to supply higher levels?

a. Pneumatic pump
b. Sump pump
c. Jet pump
d. Booster pump
288. The prescribe color coding of piping under
refrigerating division of all pipes and fittings?
a. White
b. Gray
c. Red
d. Black
288. The prescribe color coding of piping under
refrigerating division of all pipes and fittings?
a. White
b. Gray
c. Red
d. Black
289. A system of vertical pipes in a building to
which fire hoses can be attached on each floor,
including a system by which water is made
available to the outlets as needed.

a. Standpipe
b. Sprinkler
c. Fire hydrant
d. Deluge
289. A system of vertical pipes in a building to
which fire hoses can be attached on each floor,
including a system by which water is made
available to the outlets as needed.

a. Standpipe
b. Sprinkler
c. Fire hydrant
d. Deluge
290. The minimum sized of a trap and waste
branch for a pedestal urinal?

a. 2 diameter
b. 2 diameter
c. 3 diameter
d. 4 diameter
290. The minimum sized of a trap and waste
branch for a pedestal urinal?

a. 2 diameter
b. 2 diameter
c. 3 diameter
d. 4 diameter
291. Heavy water is:

a. B2 O
b. H2O
c. W2O
d. D2O
291. Heavy water is:

a. B2 O
b. H2O
c. W2O
d. D2O
292. Swimming pool water needs:

a. Pre-chlorination
b. Super-chlorination
c. Dual-chlorination
d. De-chlorination
292. Swimming pool water needs:

a. Pre-chlorination
b. Super-chlorination
c. Dual-chlorination
d. De-chlorination
293. Aeration of water is done for all of the
following purposes except for:

a. Removal of CO2
b. Removal of bad taste
c. Increasing the amount of oxygen in water
d. Removal of temporary hardness
293. Aeration of water is done for all of the
following purposes except for:

a. Removal of CO2
b. Removal of bad taste
c. Increasing the amount of oxygen in water
d. Removal of temporary hardness
294. Mycotoxins are poisonous chemicals
produced by?

a. Bacteria
b. Molds
c. Virus
d. Algae
294. Mycotoxins are poisonous chemicals
produced by?

a. Bacteria
b. Molds
c. Virus
d. Algae
295. Per capita consumption of water is generally
taken as:

a. 50-100 li
b. 150-300 li
c. 400-500 li
d. 750-1000 li
295. Per capita consumption of water is generally
taken as:

a. 50-100 li
b. 150-300 li
c. 400-500 li
d. 750-1000 li
296. The ratio activity of water because of
strontium can be removed by:
a. Aeration
b. Alum coagulation
c. Phosphate coagulation
d. Lime
296. The ratio activity of water because of
strontium can be removed by:
a. Aeration
b. Alum coagulation
c. Phosphate coagulation
d. Lime
297. Chemical used for checking the growth of
algae in reservoirs is:

a. Copper sulphate
b. Alum
c. Bleaching powder
d. Brine
297. Chemical used for checking the growth of
algae in reservoirs is:

a. Copper sulphate
b. Alum
c. Bleaching powder
d. Brine
298. Part per million is identical to:

a. Grains per gallon


b. Pounds per cubic foot
c. Milligrams per kg
d. Tones per acre foot
298. Part per million is identical to:

a. Grains per gallon


b. Pounds per cubic foot
c. Milligrams per kg
d. Tones per acre foot
299. All of the following statements are
characteristics of bases except:
a. They conduct electricity in aqueous solutions
b. They turn red litmus paper blue
c. They have a pH between 0 and 7
d. They neutralize acids forming salts and water
299. All of the following statements are
characteristics of bases except:
a. They conduct electricity in aqueous solutions
b. They turn red litmus paper blue
c. They have a pH between 0 and 7
d. They neutralize acids forming salts and water
300. A fibrous silicate mineral material that is
inert, strong and incombustible.

a. Fiberglass
b. Plastic
c. Rubber
d. Asbestos
300. A fibrous silicate mineral material that is
inert, strong and incombustible.

a. Fiberglass
b. Plastic
c. Rubber
d. Asbestos