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PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

TEST

Size of w:ater piping shall be based on tfie &rtal

a
b.
c.
d.

watercnnsumptioa
waterdemand
warer portability

noneoftheabove

use shall be elongated bowl types


Q.2) Water closet howls for_
equipped with open-front seats.

a
b.
c.
d.

strainerssen/ingbarhub
slraiuersservingshower
sfrainersservinglavamry
noneoftheabove
Q.l2)CopperUrbingshall be supported at approximately m
intervals for piping 38mm diameter & sraller&
m interuals br
piping 51mm& larger in dia.

ab.
c
d.

publir
private
governme[t
noneoftheahove

cupsink

at church altar&

baptiseries funt oudet shall disdrarge direct to the ground & not

ab.
c
d-

lav"atory

baPtimal shdas

a"
b.
c,
d

a clear height of 0.6m above the pipe & shall be limited in


trench.
b. driven pipes shall have at least one pipe size larger than the
pipe to be laid
c. shall be back-filled in thin layers of0.3m above the top ofthe
pipe with clean earth which shall not contain stones, b_oulders,
cinders or other materials which can damage cr break the pipes or
cause corrosive action.

d. noneof&eabove
or
the srrpply pipe or tubing which feeds the device outlet. If two or
more lires suppl5r one oudeq the effective opening shall be the s;um of
tle cross-ectional areas of the individual zupply lines or the area or

Q.5) The minimum cross sectional area at the seat of the @nEol valve

a
b.
cd

Q.6) Suspended Gstimn soil pipe shall be supported at not more than
m interv"alr except that pipe exceeding 1.5m length may be
supported at not more than
m intervals. Supports shall be
adequate to maintaitr altgrment & to prevent sagging & shalt be placed
witiin 0.45mof the hub or joint

thaa

Q.7) No water chset or bidet shall be set closer


center to any side of the w"all or obsuuction or closer
center to cener b atrysimil,ar fixture.
.375 10.75

c
d.

.,{0 / 0.70
.s0 / 0.60

b.

.3vs

properlyspild

a.
b.
c.
&

m from its
tlran m

I o-7a

Q.8) Lead Pipe silrall be supported at


hangers

by-for

noneoftheabove

joint connections shall be provided


m in its least dimension for

Ieast

a.
b,
c.
d

acid resistant
corrosionresistant
noneoftheabove

) the

TAVv

couplings and compression johts


hubless or compression gasket ioints

capsandplugs

noneoftieabove

without backings but

a.
b.
c.
d.

wift

spaced metal hangers at approved spacing

steeltube
plastic tube

aluminumtube
concretetube

A"
B.
c.
D.

61
62
63
64
Q.19) If water closeB or other plumbing fixturesqre irstalled in the
buildings where there is no sewer wiftin a reasonable distance,
suitable provision shall be made for disposing of the building sewage
by some accepted merhod of seurage treafmemand disposal, smch as;

aii.
c.
d-

o.28
0.10

wastetank
septictank
sewage disposal sSrsem

noneoftheabove
Q.20) Drainage pipes shall be run in prctiel alignments & at a
uniform slope betr,r,een manholes of not less -lrrn _
toward
the poimof disposal

iL
b.
c.
d.

0-30

0.,r0
Q.10) Excessine waterpressure

mold resistant

hrlarger-size tubing.

entire length with

stiffaluminumorwoodenbacking
sti.ffretal orrpooden backing
stiffplasticor metal sheet

Q.9) Fixtures haviag mncealed slip


with an acces panel or utility at
inspection & repair.

a.
b.
c.
d

0.60

Q.lB) maximum length of supply piping in metem

1.5
L-5

a.

0.90
0.80
0.70

Q.lQ shall be supported by stiffmeAI or urood backing with hangers


in its entire leqgth for small-sizr tubingF up to 38mm diarnercr &

rsl+

4l

or

60%
80%
90%
Q.f6) must be supported at least every o&er ioint except that wlren
the developed length between supports exceeds 12m, they shall be
pmvided at each joint

a
b.
c
il

eftctive area
eftctive invert

3/

less tban Ga 20 B&S

reduced pressure.

eflbctiveopening
efiectivedepth

c
d.

mt

Q.15) An pipe determinations shall be based on eighty percent

the single oudet wLichever is smaller.

1,-Sl 3

2.5

Q.14) All porrelaiu enamel surhces on plumbing fixtures shall be

leng6 to 1/2 the depth of the

a.

mmtlk

holysink

sacrarium
Q.4) Tuonels shall have: the following except

b.

1,.5

accessible may be of seamless drawn brass

connecEd to any sanitary or drainage systern-

a.
b.
c,
d.

1.8/ 3.0
1.913.s

noneoftheabove
Q.13) Continuous waste fixture teilpiece @ilrcctiorrs were exposed or

Q.3) Wastewaer drain for _

a
b.
c.
d.

e I2

a.
b.
c.
d-

Q.1)

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?0mm/morZo/o

30mm/mor396
40mm/m o1496

10mm/mor1%

Q.21) Changes in direction of prping shall be made by the use of


approved pipe fittings & shall be &e angles presented by the following

- watr pressure greater rhan

Kpa

55[
552
553

554

Q.l1) Drains shan have a waterruay equiv.alert area of t[e'tailpiece" rnsaning, the glm of all tb areas of tle perforation of the strainer is

except

L
bc
&

22 %degreesbend
4Sdegreesbend

60degreesbendorotherappmvedftttingsoflonger
sweeps

3$degreesbend

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
Q.22) All pipiqg of plumbing systems shall be of durable
approved macrials Fee from defective wor'-ranship, desigrred and
constructed by Registered Master Plumbers b ellslrre satisfactory

a
b.
c"
d^

nampap

dilc
dpwh
denr

tre ftture,

appliance

or

device indirecdy

connected

ab.
c.
d

airseparation

airdsdsor
noneof&eabove

Q.24) a length ofsoil or wase slack corresponding in the general to a

storey heighl, but in no case less than 2.43m within which the
horizontal bramtes from one floor or storey of a building are

a.
b.
c.
d

srck

have

branch intern'al
futerv:al

bramh

kiden-grpe sink
1,1

drainage lines shall enter through the following given below except:

A.
B.
C.
D.

4Sw1rcbranches
combinationur5re & 1/B bend branches
or other approved fittings oflonger sweeps.
30 wye heod
Q28) Birtfr of plumbing proftssion in the Philippines

ventilatingsystem
watersealedtrap

slope

of

___mm or larger ir

or

196 provided

diameter may

it is approved by

100 mm

102mm
101 mm

104mm

9%
l1o/o

the firll opening ofthe overflow pipe.

a.
b.
c.
d-

corporationcock
gate valve
ballcock

none ofthe above


Q39) fhe total numbers of set of sanitary/plumbing plans required by
the building official when applyiag fur permit are;

lutramuros

be revoke
Q.,10) The enitary and plumbing permit
has been abandoned or suspended for how many days?

Barmatn
Cebu

a.
b.
c.
d.

4Swyebranches
or other appmved fittings oflonger sweeps.
ffi degree branches or offsets (only for pipes installed in

verticalposition

brarches

e.30) No DrainageFittingshefl use,


A.
Double hub fitting for leak-caulked joint in vertical

Singteordoubleteebranch
Single or double tapped tee branch

shall

10%

a-4
h.5
c,3
d.6

BaEn

Q3B) Water Closet & urinal tanks shall be equipped with a listed
& shall be installed with the aitisal Ievel at least 25mm above
_

Q.29) Vetical drainage lines connecting to other horizontal drainage


line shall enter through

B.
C.
D.
E.

ab.
q
d.

basin

a8%
b.
c
d

2,L
2,3

45 degree

sink
lavatory

Q"37) Vrfabr pipes & fittings with a le*d content that exceed
be prohibied & shall not be used in potable piping Systems.

A
4Swyebranches
B.
combinationwye&1/Sbendbranches
C. 30 rqe bend
D.
or o&er approved fittings of longer sweeps.
lines connecing to other horizontal
Q.27) Horizontal

A
B.
cL'
D.

ab.
c.
d"

a
b.
c
d.

tength

Q,26) Horimntal dninage lines connecting to a vertical stack shall


enter &mugh dre foIlowing excepq

A
L
CD.

10mm/m
Administrative Authority

hmily dnelling unit otr premises abutting on a sewer or


with a private sewerdisposal system shall have at Ieast _ water

_
a12
b.
c.
d.

noneoftheabove

soil pipes
waste pipes
Q.36) Any such pipe or piping

Q.25) Each

closet and

cast imn soil pipe

pvcsoilpipe

noneoftheabove
Q.35) fixture directly connecred to the draiaage system shall be
equipped with a

airbreak

connected to the

gisoilpipe

and bathurb or shower shall be imtalled


Q.34) Further, a
meet tte basic requirements of sanitation and permnal hygieue.

Q.23) A physical separatiotr, which may be a low inlet into the indirect

waste .ecepmr frum

e I3

Q.33) In prohibited fitting and practices under t}lis rule no


shall be threaded,

service.

a.
b.
c
d.

pag

Q.41-) The

trfrnre

wil

120

60
30
100

quantity of water required to be supplied to every plumbing

shall be represented

a'
h'
c.
position d.

if the pmiect

by_

rlxn,re umB
fixture drain fd

fixturetrapft

none ofthe above


Q.a2) The minimum airgap for effemive openhgs not greater tlun
25mm in diameter. affected by walls

saddle
a
2 dmes rriameter of efuive opening
4 times diameterofeftctiveopening
e.31) may be used on vertical lines as a fixture connection (approved
:'
5 times diameur of eftcti're opening
stainless sreel bands with neoprene gaskets for ,"i"ti;;r;ffi";
f
D'
3 times diameter of effective opening
pipes
iron soil
are amprable for use)
Q.a3) The minimum airgap for effective openings not greater thatr
A
single hub sanitary tapped tee
25mm in diameter. not affected by uralls
B.
doublehubsanitarytapped tee
.
3 dmesdiameterofeffectiveopening
c'
triple hub saniery tapp"a tuu
;:
z times diamerer of effective opening
D.
noneoftheabove
e.32) A mtuimum srandard quanrity of plumbing fixrures trat
S'
i*::*:::::ofeftctiveopening
lJ'
5 times d'iameter of elfuctirrc opening
discharge wastes into a plumbing ilstallation
Q,*a) Ihe minimum height requircd frsmfinish grade line the siarnese
A" plunrbingunit
inletmlnedion of a stand pipe.
plumbirgfutures
B.
A" 2.0 m
C. plumbingrysbm
B12rgt
D. plumblngminimum
C- 1-5m
D" 2-5 m
side iulet

q*arer

alloftheabove

bend, Running thread, band or

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
Q.as) The minimum air gap for Over rim bath fillers & other fixtures
with effective openings trot greater than 25mm in .liameter. affected by
walls

A.
B.
C.
D.

Q5CIIdeqtrate water pressure - rlt aterpressrre

a
Bc.
D.

54mm
53mm
52mm
51msr

Laratories

effective openings not greater than 13mm

c.

D.

& other fixtures

diameter if not affected

a
B.
c
D.

25
24
23
ZZ

A
B.
C.
D.

39mm

57mm

58mm
59mm

II

A2
B.
c.
D.3

will

be

q?\

etc

for

Drainqeengineer
Masterplurnber
Sanitary engireer

Architect

l.6mmthick
bonderized&galuanized
aluminum

c.

m centerto center

0-70
0_60

D.

or other drainage pipings or part thereof


construcd ofmaterials other than that approved for use under or
within the buildin& shall be installed under or widdn _ m of any
building or strmturq nor less than 0.3m below the finish gmurrl
surfdtr
fi AIr

firmbed
strata
compacted eardt

noneoftheabove

kept

0.30
0.,+0

0.50
0.60

Q-61) for excreta drainage system, m galvanized !ffsrrght iron or


Galvauized Sfeel Pipe shall be used underymund & shall be kept ar

least_mm

above ground.

155

r52
153
154

Q.62) for vertiel pipin& screwed pip - imtr pipe size (lPS) shall be
supportedat not less than everyothersbrey

A
B.
C.
D-

drift
height
Ievel

dimension
-

shall be supported at each storey or

A
B.
CD-

leadtubing
coppertubing
steel tubing
c.I. rubing
Q.6a) for vertical piping cast iron pipes- Bell& Spigot & Hubless pipe

A
BC.
D.

at_orcloser.

everyZ storey
everystorey
every3 storey

every4storey

rehrrned on the applicant?

0.50
0.65
Q.55) No building seryer

&

Q.65) For the set of sadtary/plumbing plam requircd by the building


official when applyiag for permitr how many set/s of drawing witl be

stel

noneoftheabove
Q.Sa)No urinal shallbe setdoserthrn

AB.

3.0
3.5
3.6/ 3.0
3.0 13.6

shall be supported

kitben & other

special-use sink may be made of


approved-grped shet stel not less than Ga.16 U.S. B&S or

A.
B.
C.
D.

3.s
3.0

ata maximum intenrals of 3m o,c.

plumbirg/sanitary permit will be signed by a registered and licensed,

Restauratrt

106

Q.63) for vertical pipin&

1-5

Q.52) The dmwing; specification, calculations and

A
B.
C.
D.

103
104
105

br

a
B.
c.
D,

56mm

Q.51) The expiration of the permit for sanitary plumbing


expired after hour mny years from the date of issuance?

Kpa

excreta drainage system, no vitrified claypipes or fittings for


buitditrg drain or sewer shall be used above gmund or whenever
pipmg is pressurized by a pump or eiector- Thelr shall be
m
below 6nish ground level
Q.60)

a
B.
cD.

4{)mm
39mm
38mm
37mm

Q.50) The minimum air gap for sinks, laundry trays, goosenecks bath
f;aucets & otlrer fixurres with efuive openings not greater than 19mm
in diameter. if affe<tedbywall

TEST

qn_

Q.59) In Ground- piping buried on the ground shall be laid on the


for its entire length, except where corcrete cradle support is pmvided
which is adequate & approved by the Adminisirative Authority.

36mm
37mm
38mm

Q.a9) The minimnm air gap for Sinks, laundry trays, goosenecks bath
faucets& other fixurres with effective opetrings not greater than 19mm
in diameter- if notaffected by wall

A
B.
C.
D.

lsss -'

intervals fur piping 25mm & larger in diameter.

walls

A
B.
C.
D.

mm in

- IPS shall be supported at approximately


m irErvals for piptng 19rnm rliameter & smaller &
m

urith

Q.aB) The minimum air gap for Lavatories & otier fixurrcs wirh
effective openirgs Dot greaEr tban 13mm in diameter if affected by

A
BC.
D.

than

Q.sB) In screwed prpe

bywall

A.
B.

020

A" 2l
B.
20
c25
D19

otier fixturcs

bywalls

Q.af The minimum air gap for

0.30

Q.56) No builditrg water seryice pipe shall be less

78mm
79mm

Q.a6) The minimrrm ai1'gap fpr Over rim bath fillers &

A
B.
C.
D.

e I+

diameBr

76mm
TVrnm

wirh effective operiugs mt greater than 25mm in dirmeter. not


affected

c.
D.

eag

A-1
B-Z

c"3
D.4

Q.66) For the set of sanitary/pl,rmhing plans required by the building


official when applyrng for permiq how mny set/s of dralving will be
provided hr the administrarive authority?

A.
I
B-4

c.3
D.2

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

A.
8.2
c.
D.

official when appb,rqg for permif, how many set/s of drawing will be
kept atiob sire?

A2
B.3
c.
D.4

Q.B1)

used

A,
8.2
c.
D.

1.5
2.0

Q.69) Fixnre unit WaEr Goset (economical flush) private use

A5
B.4

ABS

Acrylonitrile-Butadiere-Styrere

PyC(POLYWNYLCHTORIDE)

Vitrified claypipe

ab

atmosphericvacuumbreaker(avb)
doublecheckvalvebackflowpreventionassembly(dc)
pressure vacuum breaker bacldow prevention
assembly

noneoftheabove
Q-83) Consists of two independendy acting interrally loaded checlt
valves, a differential presflre reliefualve, four properly located test

&wall)

A,5
8.4

coc}s &two isolation gate valves.

c.3
D.2

Q.71)fixture nnitof Urinal (pedestal or similar type)

A.
B.
c.
D.9

1-5
2.5

high rise buildings

a
bu
d-

2.5

Q.70)fixture unitof Urinal (stall

Q.Bz) Comists of two independendy acting inernally or exhrnally


Ioaded check valves, four properly located Est cocks with conrrfitors
& two isolation gate valves.

c.3
D.
E.2

e I5

In ercreta dratuage sysrem, what piping installations shall be

ir

A
B_
C
D'

Q.6B) Fixture unit lawn SprinHers (standard type, each head)

pag

a.
tL
cd

pressure cuumbreakerbacldowpreventionassemb$
reduced pressure principle bmkllow prevention

L
b.
c.
d.

atmospheric vacuumbreaker (avb)


double checkvalve baddowprevention assembly [dc)
pressure vaotum breaker bacMow prevention assembly

assembly
atrnospheric vacuum breaker (avb)
double check valve bacldow prevention assembly (dc)
Q-8a) Consists of a loaded air inler valvq an intemally loaded &ed(
valve, trryo pmperly located testcod<s&two imlation gaEyalves.

10
15

t2

Q.7z)fixtltre unitof Uriaal (flush tank)

A2
8.3
c.4
D.5
Q.73) fixture unit ofwater Closet (flush tank & flushometer-tank),
Hose Bibb or Sill Cock (sutrdard type) private use

a.2
b.3
c.4
d.5
Q.74) fixture udt of Water Closet (8ush tank & flushometer-tank),
Hose Bibb or SiIl Cock dstadard type) public use

noneoftheaboye

Q"BS) Consist of a body, a checking member & an atmospheric

a.
b.
c.
d.

opeuing

atmospheric vacuum breaker (avb)


double check valve baddow pr:evention assembly (dc)
pressure vacuum breaker bacldow prevention assembly

noneoftheabove

Q.B6) All pipings passing under


from breakage with embedded

or trougb walls shall be protected

a.
b.
c
d-

8.4

concretepipemetalsleeyes
pvcpipesleeves
metalpipesleeves
noneoftheabove
Q.B7) All pipes passing tfuough
- or under cinders or other corrosive

D.2

wi&

A.5

c.3

materials shall be protected &om exter':nal aorrosion by encasing same


or in any other approved manner"

Q.7s)fixtue unit of watercloset (economical flush) public use

a- b.
c.
d

A.5
8.4

c.3
D.Z

L
b.
c.
d

A5
8.6

c.7
D.B

lead pipe

piping

shall be suppor&d at interyals not

exceeding 1.20m at centers with a rigid vertical back-up

AZ
8.3

pvc pipe

b.

lead pipe

c,

steel pipe
gr prpe

d-

Q-e0) Ia ptohibited fittings and under this rule, no drainage or


shall be drilled& tappd for making onnections rhereto

.*

D.5
Q,78) fixulre unit of bideL bathtub (with or $.ithout shower over),
laundry tub or dodres washer (each pair of faucets), shower (each
head), sinkor dishwasher public use

A2
8.3
c.4
D.5
A-1
B.2
c.
D"

intenral

plasticpipe
pvcpipe
steelpipe

Q.89) In vertical

Q.7A fixturc uoit of bider, batitlrb (with or without shower over),


laundry tub or dothes w.asher (each pair of faucets), shower (each
head), sinkor didrwasher prftrat use

Q.79) Fixture

polybu&ane sheath
polyethylenesheath
plasticsheath

Q.8B) shatl be zupported at every 1m

Q.76) fixture unit of mobile home (each) - temporary facilities

c,

metal sheath

a
b,
c.
d
Q.91) No _

suppty piping

vertpiping
drainagepiping
noneoftheabove

shall be located in a room or compartrnenL which


is not pmperly lighted & ventilated,

udtbarsink drinkiug buntairy lavatory private

use

a
bc.
d

catch

lavatory
bibb
r+?terr-l0set

1-5

q94

25

slope due m dre foIlowing mmdiitiioms

In grade horizontal pipiry if ilr fo Euopracticable to obtain sudr

me6,

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

b.
c.
d.

structural andr/orgeological features ofthe terrain

underground

existingdrerse in arrangements ofbuilding structurre

especialt5r sewage.

reasooablecilangebecauseofexistingweather

u*d

either for the collection of \6,.ater without


consideration of prEssure, or for storing water under air pressure or
Q.93) May be

under a static head for fuu.re distribution by pneumatic or gravity


means. Materials are PVC, GJ., reinforced concrete, stainless sbel or
plain steel

a.
b.
c.
d.

ci*ernr/cistern talk

a.
b.
c,
d-

watertank
coferdam

wells
pits
fiox

water supply disb:ibution system


sanitary drainage and disposal system

stormdrailagesystem

f,auet

oilandgrease
ashes

noneoftheabove

Q.98) Water ls spraled inb the air to release any trapped gases and
absorb additional ox5ryen for better taste.
Aeration
Sedimentation

c.
d.

chlorination

a.
b.
c.
d.

filtration

purification
sedimentation

coagulation
ffocculation
sedimentation

additionalvenrpipe
noneoftheabove

solvent
teflon
packaging
eleca-ical

wlrere excess water must


bepumped away from a particularareaApurnp used to remove water
that has accumulated in a water collecti[g suilp pic

iL
b.
cd.

iet (eiector) pump


sump pump

turbinepump
piston pump

rainwaerwhich has percolated into the

a
b.
c.
d

aquifers

well

cistern
soilbearing
Q.111) This is a kind of pump attached to the end of deep well pipe
enclosed in a casing where the pump is capable of functioning while

a
b.
c.
d.

force pump

submersible pump

liftpump
noneoftheabove

wedge-shapedplqwhidr is screwed downb


seat bet$/een two brass rings surrounding the inlet pipe so that a
double seal is obtained. The inlet and oudet are in a straight line, This
valve is used when a normal fully open or c}osed position is desired.
Either end may be used as inlet
Q.112) This consists of a

filraticn

Q.101) ltVater cyde is consis{s


included

a
b.
c.
d"

of 3 stages of process, which is not

evaporation

ondensation
precipitation
hydration

Q.102) Use erdrerc w?ter pressure so as not to affect existing


foundation in the vicinity. It makes use of a suction pump above, while
casing acts as the pump riser.

unplasticizedpolyv'inylchloride

plasficiuedpotrviryIchloridepipe
potywirylchbridepipe

noneoftheabove

pipe be always in one direction and there is a possibility of a flow


taking place in the oppositr dirEdiolt- Ore qrp hx a pivoted flap
which is redily pushed open by &e prcssure of water from one side
but is tigldydosed by the force of a reraerse flow.

a
b.
cd"

drilledwells
ietredr#ells
dugwells

gatevalves
checkvalves
globevalves

Q.113) These ralves are used wlren it is desired that the flow thmugtr a

boredwells

Q.103) UPVC means:

a
bc.

be created by the pipes

submerged.

TESTIII

a
b.
c.
d.

an additional 0.30m to 0.90mlengthofpipe is addedto the


riser to give air pressure which absorb it

groundwater
a
b.
rai[water
c.
natural water
A
noneoftheabove
Q.109) Itis pumps are used in applications

basins in order to reruove the finer suspended particles.

a.
b.
c.
d.

*
c
d.
a^
b.
c.
d-

noneoftheabove
Q.100) Water is passed ilrrough layers of sand and gravel in concrete

a.
b.
c.
d.

put noise reduction insulation to absorb noise that will

earttrto form underground deposits

In various processes, so as to
remove the particles of vegetable matter, mud and other particles of
matter present in &e ltratel] most commonly used materials are sand
gravel

^
L

Q.110) This is a portion of the

hltration
Q.99) Water is purified by
and

boiling

water

building sewer

A.
B.

filtration

Q.108)This water source is often in springs and wells as a souyce ol

noneoftheabove
Q.97) What can disharqe directly to the sewer system

a.
b.
c.
d.

aeration
sedimentation

serarage

Q.107) To insure no leakage, a G-1. pipe when thre3flsd has to use lead
or_tape around t-he thread beforefighcning the fittingr

a-

flushometer

ab.
c.
d.

sumppit/cesspool

Iiquid

elecuicalpipingsystem
Q.96) What is &e best fixurre for a public comfort room

b.
c.
d.

cistern

and water,

Q.106) To reduce water hammer?

none of&e atrove


Q.95) Which is not one of the components of plumbing?

a.
b.
c.
d.

a
b.
c
d

e Io

tank
noneoftheabove
Q"105) Turbidity is another problerns of water for waEr distributio4
because SiIt or mud in surhce or in ground, which can.ruqe of
discolation ofwater and bad taste, wtat is the best solution ficr this

waterdam

Q.94) fue holes in the earth from which a fluid may be withdrawn
using manual or mechanical means such as draw bucket pump,etc.

talk or well for the collection of waste matter

nag

gatevalves
checkvalves
globevalves

noneoftheabove

Q-114) These are dug with earth angc"s arre usually less than 30 meters
{1CI0 ft) deep-'Ite diameer rarges from 2 b 30 irches. The well is

tined

wie metal vitrified tiie ormmefie"

ah

dug*vells
tnerl welle

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d.
shore wells
Q.115) There is a sptic tank insralled on &e rDp of a mck by the
seashore. The tank is exposed on low tide, and overed in sea water
during high tide. Which of the following would be an appmpriate
water proofingforiu

waGr proofall surface, exterior and interior

B.
C.
D.

water pmof all interior surfuce except the floor

rlraterproofthewallsonlyexteriorandinterior
noneoftheabove

Q.l-16) There are serueral reasons why soil stacks are not allowed in
columns. Whidr is l{0T the reason?

a.
b.
c.
d.

pipes will inerfere with reinforcing bars


the size of the columns will be larger
crad<s and leaks cannot be detected

tte

gas emitted

will deteriorate concrete

Q.117) The pipe from the public water main or source of water supply
to the buildingserrred

servicepipe

a
b.
c.
d.

surfacetension

main service pipe

distributionpipe
disributionpipe
Q.118)'Ite other physiol properties of water is ability to climb up a
5urf;ags againstthe pull ofgravity
heatabsorption/capacity
capillarity

disolvingability

Q.119)The abilr'tyto stickitself

togetler and pull itself togetler

surfxeEnsbn
heatabsrption/capacity
capillarity

disslving ability
Q.120) Suspended solids are removed fiom the water by gravit5r
settling and deposition water is passed through basins so sediments
can setde through a period

L
b.
c.
d.

oftime

coagulati,on

Boculation
sedirentation
aeration

Q.121) Requires rnore elatrorate equipment depending on the geolory


ofthe site. Used for drilling oil and can reach up to 1000 meters in
depth.

a.
b.
c.
d.

boredwells
drilled wells
shorewells
dugwells
Q.122) refers to the public waEr system laid underground along the
sEeets where the house senrice is cotrnected,

a.
b.
c.
d.

main servioe

w:rErsourtre
watermain

noneof&eabove

Q.123) Raw water is made to pnss on pipes of tiny sieves (strainers)


and exposed to air offne mist to pudry it

a.
b.
c.
d.

sedimentatiol

a.
b.
c
d.

cenfifugalpump

reversed osmosis

aeration

noneoftheabove
Q.124) Pump haviug a plunger that move back and forth witlin a
cylinder equipped widr check valves. The cylinder is best located near
orbelow the ground level
reciprocatfugpump

Ufbilepump
submersiblepump

Q,125) properties of water: that can dissolved everything , lmown as


the "universal solvenf

a
b.
c.
d.

surface temion

heatabsoption/capacity
capillarity
dissolvingability
Q.126) Pla5rc an important part in the plumbing systenl providing rhi{
is the mmtcritir:al utiligr requirement, and also lmown as a 'uniraersa!

solverf

I?

laeer
chloride
purified waer

Q.12Q physical process in which the sediment particles collide with


each other and sticktogether.

a
b.
cd

coagulation

a
b.
c'
d-

pump

ficcculation

sedimentation
aeration
Q.128) is a device used to move ffuid$ such as liquids or slurries
a rechanical equipment displaces a reolune by physical or mechanical
action-

motor
propeller
machine

Q.129) One end is 0.30M and the o&er end is 0.90M long. This
prevents the pipe from snapping (hreaking?)wher tle soil setdes [Ushaped?l

a.
b.
c.
d

a.
b.
c.
d.

b.
cd

pag

ab.
c.
d-

gooseneck

corporationcock
trallcock
longneck

Q.130)hiAMPAP means?

ab.
c.
d.

national masteral plumbingassociation of the philippines


rutional master plumbers assciations of the philippines
national master plumbing associate ofthe philippines

noneoftheabove

Q.131) method of inEoducing a cotrmlld amount of chlorine to the


water in order to attain a desired degree of disinfection-

a
b.
c,
d

rhlorai126on

a
b.
c.
d-

submersible pump

a.
b.
c.
d.

cenrifugal pump

flocculation

filEation

sedimentation
Q.132) fet pumps are centrifugal pumps rypically used for drawing
water up finm a well.

turbine pump
iet (ejector) pump
reciprocatingpump
Q.133) Itis drc ability to absorb heatwithoutbecomingwarmer
a, surfacetension
b. heatabsorption/capacity
L
capillarity
d. dissolvingability
Q.134) It contains an impeller rnounted on a rotatirlg shaft The
mtafhg impeller increases the water veliociqr while forcing the water
in to a casing thus converting ttre water's yelocity into higher pressure.
reciprocating pump

turtine pump
submersiblepump

Q.135) Is the art and technique of instatling pipes, fixtrrres and other
apparah$s in buildings & bringing the supply liquids substances &/or
ingredients and removing them

a
bc.
,d-

sourcedistribution
plumbing
mechanics

noneoftheabove
Q136) is plumbing system which carries water from the water source,
stneet rnain or a pump to the building and to the various poitrts in rhe

buildiugatwhich water

a
b.
c
d"

is used

seu/agesystem

watersupply and distribution qrserr


draiaagesystem

noneoftheaborre

Q.137) Is basically a centrifrrgal pump complete with electric motors


which are positioned under water h a suitable bored hole that delivers
the water to the surface

ab.
c
d-

centrifugal pump

reciprocatingpump
turbine pump
submersiblepnmp
Q-X38) Is an5r method &at wiB !e@r!ae orrc or more maErials &at
luka tle wrtpr rrnqrilrlJa &rr: afiw re

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b.
c.
d'

war3rt*eatIrrent

llIaErboiling
noneofdreabove

@mhurd

Q.139)Is a tank

of riveted or welded steel plate; the larger


They should be
large enough o ontaitr s least one day's supply for rhe entire building
in case the city min is temporarily shuf off. The pipe ftrom the pump to
the tank should be asoss connected to the city main so t}lat the water
may be pumped direcdy fiom tte main in case of fire. These tanks are
used so that the pleumatic tank or other pumps suck the water foom
this tank and mt fum the public s1ain, so that it will not deprive the
neighbors ofwaer due to pressure.

tanks often being diyided

a.
b.
c.
d.

cisternank

'A open to admit water to the rylinder. [A pump that uses


a
b.
c.
d.

lftpid]

^
a'
b.
c
d.

water is soft & pure and is suitable for the hot rvater
supplysystem
waterisavailableeveryday
water that is natural and purified by naurral means
noneoftheabove

TESTIV
Q-151) Acidity is one of the most problem iD \ryater distribution and
water purificatiorL which can cause Corrosion ofnon-ferrous pipes and
Rusting & cloggrng of steel prpes, rflrhi& is the best solution for this
problem?

b.
c.
d.

liftpump
submersiblepump
force pump

pneumatictank
Q.141) Is a positive displacement reciprocating pump in which a
plunger is driven bad<wards and forwardg or up and down by a
mechanical working head.
Water is sucked into a sealed vacuum by use ofa piston.

ab.
c.
d

a.
bcd

reciprocating pump

iet(eiector) pump

nampap
n2pap

Q.1a3) Hardness is another pmtrlem for water distribution because of


Presence of magmium and calcium sals, which can cause Clogging of

Chemicalkeatrnent
Boiling
Sedimentatiotr

aeration

L
b.
c"
d.

4'x2" urye andZ UB" bend combination

b- 4'x,1"

tee

c4"xZ'tee

d. 4k4" urye and 4 1/8- bend combination


Q.145) Excessive pressure produces a rumbling sound called;

a.
b.
c.
d.

water hamrner

centrifugal pump
reciprocating pump
turbine pump
submersible pump

watertank
cisterntank

coagulation

floaulation
sedimentation

aeration
is water equipment used whenever the water supply at

its naural pressure camot be dircctly piped to a building tank or


reservoirpump

tatrk

***k

a
b.
c.
d.

driven wells

dugwells
deep wells

liftpump
submersible pump
force pump

noneoftheabove

a
b.
c.
d

groundwater
naturalsurfacewater
rain water
Datura] water
Q.158) A method of puri$ing waGr wkreir particles of matters tlat
are suspended in the water are allowed to stay in a container so dnt
they rvill setde in the bottom, then drawing the water out leatring
drese marters in the container.

bibb
brarr*rcs

gatevalve
corporation cock

Q.157) A mixture ofsurface run-offand ground water. Surface sources


include rivers, lakes, ponds and impoundhg reservoirs.

horizoltal pipes that serve the faucets are called

a.

L
b.
c.
d.

L
b.
c.
d.

motor

shore wells
Q.156) a pump consist of a piston traveling up and down within a
cylinder which is connected wi& a pipe exEnding down into the
source. Tte piston and the bottom oftfte qylinder are each pmvided
with a valve opening upward- Upon tfoe piston's upstroke, vahne A'
closes and valve 'B' opens. Upon tLe pistor's dowo stroke rralve 'A'
opens and

noreoftheabove

Q.146) chemical process in which the coagulant reacts with the


sediment to mahe itcapable of combining into larger particles.

ils connection with

checkvalve
globe valve
Q.155) A steel drive-well point is fitted on one end ofthe pipe section
and driven into the earth. The point may be driven into the ground to a
depth ofup to15 meters (50ft).

w:rBrprssure
water dissemination

a.
b.
c.
d
Q.14O A_

noneoftheabove

waBrmain

Q.144) A fiuing instaled at a branching tee from a horizontal soil


branch to a horizontal waste branch.
a-

chlorinationforremovingsaltcootents
aeration

water fur tall buildings which cannot be readred by normal pressure.

pipes Impaired laundry and cooking which is the best solution for
this?

noarble

dding sodium silicate.

suction tank
pneumatic tank
Q.154) A stop valve in a service pipe doses to

dilg
denr

a
b.
c.
d.

the water through a tred of cmshed

limestone to achieve alkalinity, or

q.153) A tank using air pressure from a suction tank to distribute

and ordinances

a.
b.
c.
d,

passing

Q.152) A turbine pump ha s a vertical trrrbine located below ground


water levels and a driving motor located at ground

Pistonptrmp

turbinepnmp
-\is ft6 snly group/ organization for plumbing worla
Q.142) ln 1935,

Q.1,+8)the

300gpm
500gpm

suctiontank

pressure to move

a.
b.
c.
d.

a
hc.
d

30 cu.m./day
50 c.u. m. /day
Q.150) Advantage of using rain water is?

wa@rtank

'B' and up to the storage. When the plunger is raised, valve 'B' is closed

A.
B.
C.
D.

e ]8

d. stackvent
Q.149) Arnount of waste discharged fur a waste lrrater treauent
facility

irto two compartments

pneumatkunk
Q.la0)Is a pump used to deliver water at a point higher than the
position of &e pump itself. When the plunger (a piston) descends,
valve 'A'is closed atrd lrrater irr t]e cylinder is forced out through valve
and

pag

A irn\

a
bc
d-

A t:-)

aeration
sedimentation
reverse osmosis

puriEcation

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
a.
b.
c.
d.

a.
b.
c.
d.

foushing

rEducer

fitting

noneof-\-above

Q.160) A kind of GJ- fitting that has one end exrernal threads, while
the other end has inernal *rreads.

a.
b.
c.

d.

streetelbowortee
vv,te

elbow

above

none of &e
Q.161) Which ofthe fultowing locations Do NoT require installation

acleanoup

ab.
c.
d.

of

anychangeindirectionofasoilbranch22.5degreesandover

a-21/2'diameter
b.3" diameter

c.4".liameter
d.5" diarneter

is NOT needed in sizing a vent pipe for


individual branch and circuit vent based on the total linear footage
of the pipe making up the yent?

developedlengthoftheventpipe
oumberof fixDure unit
slope ofthe drain pipe
size of the drain pipe

b.
c.

air

at&etmnkducts
ata practical location atangles and elbows
at the branch supply duct as far as practical from the outlet

attheairbootfitting

Whatisthe size of supply

v-alve for tank type water closet?

3/{
Llz'
3/A'

d-

Q.166) What is the minimum size of a trap or branch of a residential


kitchen?

a.
b.
c.
d.

ll/2'
1314"

2'
a

tap

or branch for

lavatory?

lU4"

b. Luq
cd.

1l/2'
2-

Q.168) What is a type of vent applied on installations witi multibranch interval where the yertical vent pipe takes off in front of the
first fixhtre ard crnnectsto a main vent stack?

a
b.
c.
d.

reliefvent
yokevent

loopvent
cirEaitvent

Q.169) ltrltrat is a GI Etting to ioin two threaded fittings as close as


possible but not exceeding 3 inches?

a.
b.
c.
d.

nipple
none oft-he three

union
coupling

Q.170) What is a fire line qfstem witJrout a constant water supply and
is equipped with a fire service inlet and outlet connection and
installed exclusircly for the use of the Fire Service?

a
b.
c.
d.

polythylenepipe
polyvinylextrapipes
plasticsextra pipe
Q.173) Water as delivered by NAWASA is no longer sah for drinking
of several conBminants ftom the water soufE presetrt in
tle environment It is now therefore
frat lv-ater to be

*g{##ff.f.*"Xffi?trf#['J,T##m
srage in water purification, which

firedeparUnenthouseconnection
combiuationstandpipe
drystandpipe

wetstaldpipe
&vice imtalled on top of a pressure tank used o
pmtect ,gaiEst rydloEfratic mllapse due to suction or ryative
prNwe resdttmg kom back-siphonage in a downfted urffi

Q.171) What is a

removes mineral
deposits, salts, heayy metal,-totall5r dissolves solids while some
usefirl rninerals are retained?

ab.
c.
d.

carbon filtration
aeration

ukravioletradiation
reverse osmos.is

waEr

to a building is called

a
bcd"

water service pipe


nawas:r

main pipe

a
b.
c.
d.

51 mm

standpipe located for

(2)

6amm(ZL/2")

Q.176) The minimum height of fire


line is
cms.

L
b.
c.
d-

ofa dry

76mm(3)
38 mm (1 1/2J
srcice connection from the grade

50 cms.
100 cms.

46cms.
35 cms.

Q.177) The maximum horizontal developed length between the trap


seal and the vertical vent inlet at the fap amr.

a.
b.
c
d.

6 feet
5 feet

4feet

3 feet
Q.178) The maximum height of a
grade line is
cms.

I lltf

Q.167) Whatis the minimum size of

a.

polyethylene pipe

water utility pipe


Q-175) The sandard size ofan oudet
each floor is _mm. diameter-

Q.164) Where are damper':s installed to regulate the amount of cool


for an even disEibution to oudets?

Q.165)

:L
b.
cil

Q.17,{) The term used to t}re main trmter pipe deliveriag potable

Q.163) Which criterion

a.
b.
c.
d.

pressurereducingvalve
vaanumbreakervalve
airvolume control rralne
pressure reliefvalve

anyhorimntalwasteorsoilpipeexceedinglSmeters What is a

forwarersupp\r?

a
b.
c.
d.

e I9

Q.172) Ufhat does PE pipe stands for?

areverybrandinreryarorasonsrack

at every etrd ofevery soil tlranch


Q.162) Which in the list is NOT a standard commercial size of GI pipe

ab.
c.
d.

eag

a
b.
cb.

fire sersice connection from &e

120 cms.
130 cms.

l2Zcrirs

102 cms.
Q.179) The location of a fire hose cahinFtconnefted to a standpipe
buildings shall be at every floor lereel above ttre first floor at

a
b.
cd.

storeroom
inside a mechanicafelectrical mom
a landing ofan enclosed srairrvay
at any private mom or rentable space

Q.18t))The general term for the hot


potable water

a
b.
c.
d-

for

or cold water pipes containirg

water plumbing pipes


water distribution pipes
hot or cold water line

watersupplypipes

Q"181) Single lever valves ased in kitclren silk and lavatory fuucets or
at shower valves has gain populariS ia plumbing installation today"lfhis is because these valves are beautifrrl and are maintenance-fre.
These valnes workbythe principle of,

abc
d-

gate\ralve
anglewalve
hall v-alve
globe valve

Q-L82) Minimum water delin'er5r

im

trims per minute for an outlet of a

siet$ardpipe at a residua[pesmem

e-

l32litersmmim*p

!^E kilos per sq. mts.

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

c.
d.

litersper minute
126liters per minute
Q.183) It is custommy ftat a fulI open type of valve is used in several
locations io a water distribution system. Which location in the
following list DOES t{OT require one?

a.
b.
c.
d.

155

oneverl,bsebibb
onrnlatsrsrpplistopressurizedtank
on the w'ater service pipe near the source connection

6a 'Irg roin water distrihution pipe near the water


servrce

qnem with constant water supply supplying series


of plumbing fixues, waer zupply drop is experience when the

Q.184)In a rarabr

fixurcs in the series are simultaneously opened. Which poor design


choice in the qrctem

insufficiency

a.
b.
c.
d.

in the size of the water seryice and

distribution pipe
too mary fixurres opened simultaneously

useofpvcorotherplasticpipes

(IDff) *ftere 6e motor

ab.
c.
d.

l/4" lfeet

fur convenience in installing the pipe


to hrilir"rte aA movementwitl lesser air resistance

a.
b.
c.
d.

waste pipe

forpurposesofeconomy
to allow any rrraste to drain into the drain pipe
Q.187) Any pipe in the plumbiry system provided to ventilate a house
drainage q6tem and b preveilt trap siphonage and back pressure.
yentpipe

milpipe

housuap

Q.1BB) A vent used in a battery of plumbi+g fixtures where the vent is


insblledinfrontof the lastfixture of the battery.

yokevent

cirflrit vent

stackvent
stackvent
Q.189) A type of w:rbr pump witlr its pump motor installed on the
surfrce attached m a lift and push rod to activate a submerged
pistonreciprocation pump

sumpprrmp
iackpump

oenuifrrgal pump
Q.190) A type of pump which delivers high water discharge with high
pressure drawn from a shallow source like a cistern, best suited as
fire p'mp or tznsbr pump. The pump motor is installed on the
surf;ace for eary mrintenance coupled with a shaft to turn the
impellers, wldch are suhmerged below.

a.
b.
c.
d

centrifrrgalpurup
submersiblepump

ietpump
turbinepump

Q.191) A type of pump which comprises essentially an impeller or set


of rranes enclosed ia fu6s5ing or casing close coupled with the pump

motor. lts firndamental principle is

it

adds energy

pismnpump

pump into Be vmll to draw $r,ater upwards through the return pipe.

n 1O?l

A tm

submersible pump

qrstem is caused

a
b.
c
d.

iackorpistonpump
reciprocatiugpurp
a*ancina

b5r:

over loaded fixture unitin the soil stack


change inthe atmosphericpressure inthe prpe

wrongchoiceofventtype
inadequate drain pipe

with 12 fumi\rmemkrs requires 3.6 cu. meters of


cold water daily with peak demand.Illlhat is the maximum hot water
probable hourly demand?

Q.195) A residence

abc
d

110 liters
100 liters
120 liters

140lite6

Q"196) A female GI threaded pipe reduer fitting use


reducing branch fi,om a main water distribution

to coDnect

a
b.
c
d.

bellreducer
teereducer
elbowreducer
couplingreducer
Q"194 A female GI threaded pipe reduer fitting use to cotrnect a
reducing branch pipe at an angle

ab.
c
c.

elbowreducer
bushingreducer
couplingreducer
tee reducer
Q.198) A female GI pipe reducer fining used in a straight pipe
connection where the fitting's both ends are threaded inside

ab.
c.
d

coupling reducer

a
b.
c.
d.

pressure reliefrralve
pressure reducer

a
h.
c'
d

upfeedsystem

bushingreducer
elbowreducer
teereducer
Q.199) A device used to confol an iacoming high water pressue into
the water distribution system by rcchanical means so as to bring it
to a working pressure of80 psi.

pressurereducingvalve
pressure regulator
Q.200) By gravity, water is distribued fr,osr oyerhead water tanks and
is supported either by structural frames or on *re roof decks. fixEues
are below the gravity Anlc these eleyared tanks are installed when
normal water supply from mein public service pipes is not frequent
and when norrnal pressure from city rnain is not enough to force the
waEr to the highest fixtures.
dornrn feedsystem

pressuresyslem
directsystem

Q-201) Water is disn'ibuted fionn tte mrmal water pressure coming


from&e public water main, forlowriebuildings.

L
b.
c.
d.

upfeedsystem
dovsnfeedqrstem
pressuresystem
directsystem

Q202) A reservot tank


liquids

ietpurup
mcwl &rr { a:'b

turbinepump

TETY

turbinepump
Q.192) A type of pump for driven well from 150 ft to 200 ft \A,hich
works by a prinriple of venhrri where water of high pressure is

L
b.
c.
d-

surfue.

in the form of

velocity tD atr alread5r flowing liquid.


reciprocating p'tmp
centrifugal pump

a
b.
c.
d.

and pump is located is at the

sump pump
iet pump
submersible pump

Q.194) A slow draining ofrnrater from a fixture down a plumbing

checkvalve

a
b,
c.
d.

a.
b.
cd.

piece

system indicates a poor senting qrsem This poor veuting

ballvalves
globevalve
anqle rzlve
Q.186) Brarch vents are required to have at least a slope
'Ihe purpose ofwhich is:

a.
b.
c.
d.

tril

bramh
cleanout
shrbout
Q.194) A suilable and economical tlpe of water pumps for a 200 ft
drivea wall to deliver 10gpm against 200 fo The llevelop Height

ofwatr distribution

Q.185) In a water disrribution sysGm, a location such as supply pipe to


every waerheater requires a till open valve. Which of the following
in tlre listis a lirll open valve?

a,
b.
c"
d.

e | 10

the purpose future tap.

in the plumbing qrstem causes this?

a.
,-U.
c.
d.

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+}-*

a k

.-

orvesl &rmriug

cisern/cisrerntaak

or holding water or other

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d.
coferdam
Q.203) Water is tre*d by
bacteria present
clay, salts, iron,

a.
h.
c,

ad

gvins

ro kill the hamful

m cure the nrrbid taste or'mud taste",remove


used treating liquids is chlorine.

s6 6mmonly

chemicalpowder
chemrcal Eeatments

batreria
Q.204) The vertlal srpptypipe which extends upward from one floor
to the next is called

a.
b.
g
d.

\retrt

stac*vent

mayallow.
dug rvells

dmpwells
hole wells

wetpipe
pre-action
deluge

dryprpe

boosterpump

sumppmp

mascotrCrete
concrete

lightweightoncrete
earthbase
lYo

pip

connectiotrs to

prerert

QJ15) fhe

teflon tape
solvent

fitting
plumbing tape
standard water prcssilre from nawasa, maynilad, manila

wateretc.

ab.
c
b.

20 psi
40 psi

60psi
40 psi

a
b.
c.
d.

main vent

Iocalvent
groupvent

looporcircuitvent

a
b.
c.
d.

'\e pipe and fitting

embedmentlength
development length

developedlength
span

c.
d.
c.
d

reliefvent
dryvent
sttrk vent
unitvent

396

rear Eap. It doesr't use siphonic actiou but relies on the diving force
flush valve 25 psi is needed with 1.5-in. inlet spud
Iarge water surf;ace and large trapwa5l size make -\is model efficient

4%

and suitable fur commercial use- Flushing is very noisy. Expensive.

ofiet actioL At

?%

operation Yttith quiet flushing and moderate cost, this


popular residential model

is the most

revrerse-Eap

siphon-vorbx
siphoo-iet

washdown

Q.211) Water enters through diagonal punching around the rim ofthe
bowl. creating a rmrtex that draws the water down into the rear trap
with a swir{ing actioo tbat scours the walls of the bowl. Water sEikes
two parallel ridges and folds over forming a jet, pmducing siphonic
action LarEe water surhce provides a very efficient and clean procesg
and the flushing is extremely qniet This model is mostly of one-piece
construction wi& a lowprofile. Eryensive.

siphon-vortex
siphon-iet
reverse-trap

washdown

Q.212) Water erters &mtrgh an open rim, as though a bucket of water

were dumped into the bowl, filling the front tapway and creating
siphon action Thls model prcvides quick removal of water with
minimum water rise- Small waEr surface makes t}re model more
vulnerable 1e 5piling and clogging. This is the least efficient and most
noisy type bur lowest in cosl-

a
b.
c-

Q214) This rnaerial is used to threaded


leakage

Q219) Sbong flushing action is created by a iet of water directed into

action withom rise of water level. The result is quick water


wi&drawal l,arge water surface provides an efhcient and clean

a.
b.
c.
d.

uryple
tread

tile rim and jet The force of the iet draws the bowl conrents into tle

Q,210) Water enGrs through rim punchings ard jets placed in an upleg ofthe riear trap, filling the trap way and creating an instant siphon

a
b.
c.
d.

coupling
caulking

uppermost ertd above the roof

ietpuilp

Q.209)liVhat is &e typical slope of a waste pipe

a.
b.
c
d.

ab.
c.
d

Q.2L8) The exension of a soil or waste stack above the highest


horizontal drain connected m the stack horizontal drain, the

pDerm:rkpump

rehbred

ends of two pipes, nei&er of which can

Q217)The length along the centerof

Q.208)What tjrp of material used for the base of a septic tank

a.
b.
c.
d.

brarches may be connected

Q.207) When there is low pressures from the water main, what will
you use b supplyhigher levels?

ab.
c.
d.

Q216) The principal artery of the venting $ystem ro which vent

foxhole

Q.206) When water comes out as soon as the fire sprinkler is activated,
tJle system is

a
b.
c.
d.

wo

be turned

abG
d.

servicepipe
riser

Q.205) Can be camtmcted wi& hand tools or power tools with a depth
ofabout 15 rneters (50 ft), Can have the greatest diameter that a space

a.
b.
c.
d

Q.213) Used to connectthe

eag

ura&docrrfi
<fiFemn-,rt

rHr@{wm;

a
b.
c
d

reverse-Eap
pressure/tankless

a
b.
c.
d-

circuitoffixture
group offixture
baneryoffixture

pressure/tank
siphon-vortex
Q.220) Refers to any group of tralo or mre similar adiacetrt fixurres
which dish2rge into a common horizontal waste or soil branch

noneoftheabove

Q.221) Water enters through rfun prrnchings 3n{ thmugh a iet that fills
the rear trapu,ay completely,clpgting a siphon action and resulting in
quick widdrawal of water ftom the hwl A water jet is located at the
fulet of dle trapway. Most of the bowl srrrfae is covered with water.
This nrodel is efficient trut moderately noisy. Its cost is reasonab\r low.

a
b.
c.
d.

wash-down
ret'erse-trap

siphon-jet
siphon-vortex
Q.222) Pltrmhing permit shall be inv"alid if wor*s not commenced after

aperiodof

a
b"
c.
d-

120 days

lyear
2years
3years

Q223)it is added to water to rcdue


a.
disinfectant
bsolvent

c.
d

elecUolysis

saltrurifir

sliniry

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
not vertical

a.
b.
c.
d.

d.
under

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b.
c.
d.

based

than its intended source,


a
backsiphonage

a
b.
c.
d.

behindflow
Q.226) ls the extended portion ofa pipe that is closed at one end to
which no connections are made on rhe extended portion

Iastline

c.
dc.
d.

backsiphornge

deadend

fioalprp.

noneoftheabove
Q.227) Is the bmkflow of use{ contaminated or polluted water from a
plumbing fixture due to negative pressure

a.
b.
c.
d.

fixtue hramh
fixhrcline

d.

&
b.
c.
d-

fixturepipe

noneoftheabove
Q.230) Is a derrice locaEd at the bottom of the tank for the purpose of
flushing waterclosts and similar fixtr.rre

floodline

floodlevel
floodnreasured
noneoftheabove
Q.231)Is plugginganopening witt oakum,lead or other materials

a,
bc
d.

lsrrg-h in

caulkbg
nipple
tread
Q.232) Installation of all parts of ttre plumbing system which can be
completed priorto tte imtallation of fixtures

rorghout

erection
installation
Q.233) Includes all piprng within public or private which conveys
sewage, rain rl,"ater or often liquid waste to a Iegal poirit of disposal but
does not indude &e main 6f 2 public sewer system or private or or
public sewerage trealmetrt

a.
b.
c.
d-

a.
b"
c.
d-

a
b.
c.
d

sewersytem
StormdrainSyStem

gatevalve
floatvalve
globevalve

pressure/tank
siphon-vortex
pressure/tanHess
reverse-trap

a.
b,
c.
d-

coupling
caulking

a.
bc.
b.

Ioop or circuitvent

marerial
smell
diarneter

branchvent
indvidual vent

gloupvefi

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b.
c
d-

yokevent
stackvent

reliefvent
uretvent

Q-246)A flrnge that is not

groupvent

a
b.
c.
d-

drilled

blankflange
flange

frontflange
backflange

Q.244 A flange that closes dre


water
as a

pipe used to join rwo

stack for the purpose of preventing pressure changes in the stack

COIOr

wetvent

checkvalve

Q.2a$ A pipe connecting upward from a soil or waste stack to a vent

noneof6eabove

dryvelot

continousvent

nipple
tread
Q-244) A pipe installed to vent, a fixnre trap and w/c connects with
the ventsystem above the fixhrre served or erminates in the open air

Q.235) An arrangemert ofventing so installed that that one vent pipe

.L
b.

circuitvent

Q.243) A short internally tfueaded section of


pipes ofconduits

drainagesystem

dryvent
reliefvent
unitvem
Q.236)A vertwhich als senres

@mmonvent
branchvent

Expensive.

will serve ttrro traps

a.
b.
c.
d.

loop orcircuitvent

Q.242) A stel tank is Iocated inside the drina tank Uses pressure
from the water supply system- A 15 in water supply line provides ZS
psi pressure, compressing trapped air in the tank When flushed the
compressed air forces the water out" The bowl is desigaed to accept
the torrent of water. The crest of the surging lr,ater empdes &e bowl
through the enlarged trap. Large lrrraEr surface makes this model
efficienL Design features make it suitable for residential use. Flushing
is very noisy. Low water usage (1.S W0 helps conserve water.

Q234) How cen you differentiate between soil pipe and waste pipe
when laid side by side

L
b.
c,
d.

loop or circuitvent

Q-241)a rralve permitting a liquid or gzs to flow in one direction

groupvetrt

coupling

localvent
groupvent

multiple traps, in the case of back to back fixurre

local vent

a.
b.
c.
d.

reliefvent

A vent connecting at the junction of taro fixture drains and


serving as a vent for bot}| fixtures A single vent that ventiliates

loop orciruritvent
Q.229) Is a pipe contrecring several fixtures

a.
b.
c
c.

branchvent

circuitvent
mntinousvent

Q.239)A vent connecring one or more iadividual vents with a veft


stackor stackvent
a
branchvent
b"
localvent
groupvent
c.

Q.228) Is a pipe on the fixture side ofthe trap through which vapor or
foul airisrcmoved fromaroom fixture

mainvem

dryvent

Q.24O)

bacldow
bxkpressure
behind flow

a.
b.
c.
d.

reliefvent

QJ3B) A vent installed so as b permit additional circulation of air


between the drainage and veut systemslafuere the drainage sysbms
might ottni/ise be air bound

bacldow
backpressure

a.
b.
c.
d.

e | 12

Q.237) Aventftatdoes notserge asdrain and is located where if is not


exposed to back up ofwaste &tm a drainage pipe

invert

noneofdreabove
Q.225) Is the flow of water or other liquids, mixtures or substances
into tte distributing pipes of a supply of water from any source other

b.
c.
d.

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drain

L
bc.
d

backflange
btriffl flrn8e
bmkflange
flange

ed of a pipe line used to discharge

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a.
b.
c
d.

vefitthat seryes two or more traps and extends from

of&e last fixnrre connection ofa horizontal branch m rhe vent

bramhvent
circ'uitvent
continousvetrt

Q.250) A vertical vent &at is &e continuation of the drain to which the
vents connect

c0ntinousvent

circuitvent
branchyent
dr5rvent

TESTVI
Q,251) a metallic sleevg lointo an opening of pipe, into which a plug is
screwed *rat can be removed for the purpose of cleaning

L
b.
c.
d

seleeve

pludsleeve
fernrle
X{oneof&e above
Q.252) a circuit vert which loop backs to connect witi a stack vent
instead of a vent stack any vent connecting a horizonta_l branch or
fixture drainwith the stackvetrt of the originating waste or soil stack

a
b.
c.
d-

individualvent
groupvent

looporcircuitvetrt
bmmhvent
Q.253) How many gall615 of water for the water closet flushing
requirements?

L
b.
c.
d.

0.75-2gallons

- 5gallons

Z-25gallons

Q.254)A bathmom containing a water closet and a lavatory

a.
b.
cd.

a
b.
c
d.

dass-steel
schedule
mm,
gauge

Q262)the minimum soil pipe size for a urater closec


a. 3" diameter
b- 4" diameter
c
2" diameter
d. 6" diameter
Q:63) he minimum distance (ir meters) of well from a septic
tank

a.15
b. 10
c25
d20
Q26a) The length of a pipeline measurd along the center lone
ofthe pipe and pipe fittings.

ab.
cd

roughing-in
nominal diameter

a
b.
c.
d.

asludge
b.effiuent

developed length
branch interval
Q.265) Sediment that settles out of sewage, formilg a semi-solid
mas oa the bottom of a septic tank

cscum

b.
c
d.

b.floatvalve
c.checkvalve
d. air chamber

Q267) Qne of the first steps in &e selection of a suitable water

toiletandbatL
powderroom
Ibllbath
halfbatr

supply source is:

Q.255) \Vater u&ich undergoes treabnent, eidter physical, biological or


chemical reans b impnove water quality.

L
b.
c.
d.

inlettooudet
bottomdiptotopdip

crownweirto bottom dip

d.leechingchamber
Q265) Prwena water hammer:
a
a water meterseal

30gallons
3

a
b.
c.
d.

crown weirto top dip


Q.261)the quality ofgalvanized iron pipes are rated by:

commoovent

a.
b.
cc.

d.2.59 cum

trap:

drlrreert

a.
b.
c.
d.

Q260) The reftrene in measuring &e depth of a tap seal of the

bradnent

Q.249) A brarrcIr

in kont
stack

d.

continousvent

grotrprcrt

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contaminatedwater
purified water

nauraluater
purEwater

Q.256) The lorivest portion of ttre inside top surface of the channel

a
b.
c.
d

potability
topography
budgetarycost

demand
Q.268)minimum fixture drains size for rp-ater closets.

ab.
c.

1.5"

2"

3-

tlm'rgh trap.

a-

b.
c.
d.

cTowl!
spring line

Q269) location of cleanouts should be plae at every


of horizontal soil or waste piping-

dip
spring line

Q.257) To caus water

or other liquid to

percolate tlrough

something so as to dissolve out soluble constituents.

a
b.
c
d.

filter

Ieadr
Q.258) These are fixtures

tlat

are installed in janitor's closets

and building maintenance areas for use by the building


ffrain[gnance pgrsonnel

a
b.
c.
d-

abroomcloset
b.servicesink

cmastercontrolpanel

d-washbasin
Q.259) The septic tatrk has a total volume of 6.48 cum, what
should be the required volume of its leaching chamber?

a.
b.

a-Z16cum

c324cum

run

25m
10m
20m

l5rr

tiquid

sewage that has been treated


sewage treatment plant

Q-270)

aeration
aquifur
sand

L
b.
c.
d.

L
b.
c.
d'

sludge
scum

a
b.
c.
d-

aindirect

in a septic tank or

effiuent
wastewater
Q.271)In NPCP, it is the lowest portion of &e interior parr of any
pipe or onduit that is not vertical

b.culvert

citrvert
dinverted

Q27Q Ifow many gallons do an armrye daily consumption of a


batfuub?

Smllons

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c.
d.

a.
b.
c.
d.

40gallom

l00gallors

Q.Z73)fluoride as additive in water supply is

a.
b.
c
d.

chemical for:

@agulart
dental

fited wift norzle curving downward

used as a

draw-offtap:

a
b.
c.
d.
Q.275)

firehouse

hosebibb
gardenhose

A rigid type of pipe lcrown to have a good

chemical

impac strength, especially at

low

temperatures and mahtains rigidity athigh temperatures. Olack

/ Sraypipe)

ab.
c.
d.

cpvc
abs

acetal

ppr

Q.276) A pipe Etting to change in one single direction (course)


the followingofwater:

ab.
c,
d.

tee

crrlssEe
rvye

elbow
q277) A flexible type pipe that is excellent in chemical and
crush resistare h:s impact suength and flexibility and good low
temperature perfo rmance. (black-bluish pipe)

a
b.
c.
d.

upvc

coppertubing
polyethylene

polybuthylene

Q.278) A flexible type of pipe }nown to have the only flexible


plastic tubing suitable for use with hot and color water pressure
system" and it also known as an excellent chemical resistance to

is not suited for fud oil, gasoline or


distributior q/s-Em. (blue orgray pipe)

acids and alkalis but


kerosene

a
b.
c.
d.

polyethylene
polybutylene

polyvinytchloride
upvc
Q.279) A flange that dosed the end ofa pipe. there is no opening
for the passage of water.

L
b.
c.
d.

cap

plug
blindflange
blankflange
Q.280) A device fur regulating the supply of water in a flush tank
by means ofhallow floating ball which by its rise or fall shuts or
opens a supplyvalve.

a.
b.
c.
d.

ballcorl

compressioncock
keycock
selFdosingcock
Q.281) a cast irotr pipe in which the carbon is reformed by
magnesium inoculatiou resulting in a material having high
strength wi&out otherwise changing its basic properties.
good cormsion resistance makes this type of pipe especially
usefu I in underground installations.

a
b.
c.
d.

acid r5istance cast iron pipe


gakani" steel pipes

wought iron pipe


ductileircnpipe

gahr-anize

Q.282) A 180 degree bend in a pipe.

a
b.
c
d.
Q.283) A

elbow
returnbend
c.

ttreaded on both

ab.
c
d.

bushing

airchamber
nipple
coupling

Q.285) A device installed in pipug b prevent the reverse flow


ofstorm or sewage into the drairage sys:tem oftlreir branches.

lavatoryhuct

resistance, excellent

septictank
srlEtrp

ends,

.liqinftrtant

Q.274) faucet

e | 14

building sewer

cistern
Q284) A piece of pipe lesser than 12" Ieagth

purifurdlorire

pae

dropelbow

&wye
pit or resenroir serving as a drain or receptacle fur

a
b.
c.
d.

checkvalve
backwater valve

downspout
catchbasin
Q2B6) minimum fixture drains

a
b.
c3"
d-q

siz-e

fora bathtub

1.5"

2"

Q287) waer from laundries, wash basins, sinks, shower, and


batlrtub.

&
b.
e
*

softwater
greywater
blackwater

stormwater

Q.288) tn the NPCP, it is a metallic sleeve caulked or joined m


an opening in a piping into which a plug is sewed drat can be
remved for cleaning the interior of&e pipe.

abc.
d-

caulking
oakum

femile

lead
Q.289) ln &e NPCP, a tanklocated above or integral with water
closeL urinal or similar fixtures for flushing or removing
excrements in &e fixture

.L
b.
cd-

dischargetank
flushometertank

flushtank
watertank

Q.290) In the NPCB it is the law of rhe plumbing practice in the


Philippines.

&
b.
c.
d-

r.2no.7379

r:,no.1278
rano.1378
p.d.no.1378

In the NPCP, it is a device, which discharges a


predetermined quantity of water into fixtures for flushing
purposes and is activated by directwater pressure.

Q.291)

ab.
d

globevalve
gatevalve
flushvalve
flushometervalve
Q.292) Ia the NPCP, is the top @e of a recepucle from where
rlfirEr overflows

a
b.
c
4
Q293) In

floodedarea
flooded

floodlevel

floodlevelrim

tle

NPCP, individual venr is pipe installed to venr a


fixture trap & which connecls with the vent system above
the fixture sewed or termitrates in &e open air. a term i. p.

means_
a
individual pipe size
b. internationalpipesize
c
ironpipesize
d- indusEial pipe size

s"

Q-29a) In tlre NPCB a pipe connected Erm building gutter to


the downspout or conductor-

ab.
cd

guidepipe
storm waterpipe
Ieader

verticalpipe

0 79Sl Cnmmon orrrc

nf mi'sEnih de

in grm nrul

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b.
c.
d.

rain water
gr0utrdrrater

Q.307)trap seals for urinal through

a
b.

alloftheabove

Q.296) Assumfug tie waste plpe of a fixture


should be the size ofis vent pipe?

a,
b.
c.
d-

is 50 mm, what

c3"
d.

25mm

b.

38 mm

50mm
Q"297) Theaters or movie houses' water requirement is
determined or estimated at 5 gallons ofwater per day per

d.
a
b.
c.

unitvent

backvent
Q.299) the clear vertical distame between the spout of a faucet
or other supply pipe and the flood level ofa receptacle.

a.
b.
c.
d.

bacldow

rrap
ventstack
airgap
Q.300) An outlet, pipg or receptacle for excess liquid.

latrine
septictank

a
b.
c
d2'

ab.

disposal that has

vault

coupling

c.
d2'

Q.317)trap seal for floor drain

a
b.
c.
d.

L
lUZ'
b. 1114"
c.3"
d- 2'
Q.320)trap seal for laun&ytray:s

IUZ-

c.3"
d^

2*

b.

Q.306)frap eerk filr wash basin lavatories

il2"

2'

Q.319)trap seal for bath tub

pressure valve
Q.305)trap seals for water closets

c-"$

1L/4"
3"

a- ltlz"
b. L1/4"
c3'
d. 2"

hotvalve

7U{

1t/2"

Q.318)trap seal for bidet

blowon

1.u2-

3"

L
t ll2"
b- LU4"
c3'
d- 2"

in hot water storage tank, controlled outlet/pipe use to


water detritus alrd steam, one type ofreleifvenl

a. 11t4"
b. r1l2'
c. 3"
d2'

2'

Q.316)rap seals for sinks (dish washer)

Q.304) Use

blowofl

rUZ"
Lu4'

a rllz"
b. rt/4"

union
nipple

b.

11"/4"
3"

Q.315)rap seals for sinks (hoel or public)

reducer

11/2"

trap)

Q.314)trap seals for si-nks (kitchen or residence)

c3'
d.

externally threaded center piece, which draws the two end


pieces togedler as it is rotated

a
b.
c.
d.

1u4"

1t/2"
a
b. 11,14'
c. 3"
d2"

Q.303) A coupling device for connecting 2 pipes neither of which


can be turned, cusistiug of two internally threaded end piece
which are tightened around the pipes ends to be joined, and an

discharge

3"
2"

Q.313)trap seals for sinks (small pantry or bar)

priry

a
b.
c.
d.

c.
d.

Q311)trap seals for slops sinks (ordinaty)

constructed ofconcree for the collection or raw sewage and a


wooden shelter.

b.

7U2"

a
t1/2"
b. 1.114"
c3'
d. 2"

Q.301) A valve rlat supplies a fixed quantity ofwater to fixtures


for flushing purposes when actuated by direct water pressure.

c.
d.

3'

b"

TESTVII

cesspool

11/2"
11/4"

Q.310)trap seals for urinal lip

overspill

2'

Q.312) trap seals for slops sinks (combine

overflow
backspill

globevalve
L
h.
flush ralve assembly
g.
mixing\ralve
d.
flushometeryalve
Q.302) A type of private sewage

Lu4"

d.

hlow-offpipe
ventthru mof

air chamher

1U2"

Q.309)nap seals for urinal pedestal

total numberofauditorium seat


box-office record
Q.298) the part of a vetrt line which connects directly with an
individual trap underneath or behind the fixture and extends to
the branch or main pipe at and point higher than the fixture trap:

L
b.
c.
d.

brurinal stall

c.J

toBl numbers of moviegoers a day


floorareaspaeofauditorium

a.
b,
c
d.

|rl4"

2*
Q.308)trap seals

32 mm

L
b.
c.
d.

1U7'

1.u4'

Q321)trap sal for fountaiaorp s&lers


a-

b.

LU2'

ttf4'

pae

15

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

d.
a.
b.
c.
d.

fbrfbotba& siu

llz
L1,W

2'

a
b.
cd.

furfootbath shower stall

1U4'
1u43'
2'

a.
b.
c.
d-

2'
1,1/2"

Lu+'

Q.325) Trap seal for drinking fountain

a,

a
b.
c
d-

Q.326) Trap seal for conrbination fixture

b.
c.
d.

a
.D'
c
d.

3'
2"
following

stall
recessed

latte

a.
b"
c.
d.

bellorhub

L
b.
c.
d

bibb
faucet
service pipe

elbow
anglepipe
noneoftheabove
Q.329) known today as hose bib (hb), part of water line and is a faucet
foundin servie areaand gardens,

noneoftheabove

joint
angle

ball ioim

it is placed

a
b.
c.
d.

ball rralve

bol

a-

under the side walk on

ftrrolr

road and under the road

wide road
atthe cenGr of the mad

nearthecurb

cock

backpressure

backflow
backsiphonage

behindpressure
br water supply

riser
stack
branch

servicepipe

between the threaded pipe end and fitting what is the


triflourorthane
polyethylene

teuaflouroethylene

ftmugh an injecrion moulding procss, used particularly in

a- xpelor
b. dacmn
c- Iucite
d. americast
Q3a2) In a typical
a
b.
c
d-

be the

correct

the inlet should be higfrer rhan the outlet


theoutletshould be higherrhan the blet

both inlet and oudet should be at the same elevation


specifically at &e upper section of the
any elevation will do

rap

Q3a3) a standard piping material used by the local water utility


company to connect the water servie pipe of any establishment to &e

checkvalve

Q.334)A vertical pipe for drainage

Q.335)a

pld

attkegate

pentaflourocarbon
Q.341) Ao engineered materail created througlr a patented procedure
that bods glossy porcelain enameled meEl b a structural composite

ballcock

Q.333)A vertical pipe

L
b.
c
d-

floordrain

chemical name of teflon?

cockloint

pressure.

a.
b.
c.
d.

trap
strainer
catchbasin

grea.se Uap, what should


arrangemem of its inlet al0d oudet in its elevation

isint

air pressure in drainage pipe greater than

a.
b.
c.
d.

water closet
bibb

Q.3,10) Tefloa a white, soft, waqr, and non adhesive polymer is used as
a leak prevention material for pipes partiarlarly galvanized iron pipes.

Q.331) faucet opened and closed by a ball floating on the water, also
called ball mckvalve.

Q.332)

bidet
lavatory

manufacarring bathubs. what is the paented material used in the


martettoday?

Q.330) for w c without nrater storage tank, a cup like shell ball in cupIike shell that allow movement

a.
b.
c.
d

noneoftieabove

srand

Q.328) Tbat portion of a pipe which for a short distance, is sufficiently


enlarged to receive the end of another pipe of the same diameter for
the purpose of making a ioinl

a.
b.
c.
d.

branch
branch interval

Q.339)wlere are srorm sewer usua\r

I L/2'
Lu4'

Q..327) There are different types of bideg which is not the

a.
b.
c.
d.

bauery

Q.338) in storm drain syster4 it is used to prevent aggregates, debris


and other ulwanted objects from enterfug the draitrage system

ll/2'

b. rt/4"
c. 3'
d2'
a.

pin

haft {toolbadr)

a.J

d.

bendingjoint

Q.337) a plumbing fixture use to trrash the genitals, also called a siE

Q.324) Trap seal for foot bath

b.
c.

e I 15

Q.336) a length of soil or waste sta& that branch into the main at
storey height one branch not Iess than I feet

3'

Q.323) Trap seal

a.
b.
c.
d.

c.
d.

2"

Q.322) Trap seat

pas

lt ater
atmospheric

mrin what is this plastic piping maErial?

a
b"
L
d

polyvinylchloride(pvc)

a.
b"
L
d-

aventisnecessary

unplasticized polyvinyl chloride (pvc)


acylonitrile butadine $5rrere (abs)
polyethylene(pe)
Q-344) when desiping a septic tank u&ici of the following practices
is not aaeptable in so far as standard trade practice and code
requirement is concerened
inlet pipe connected atlhe lexhing chamber
no airspacebetr,veennrqdersideofslabandscumline
all ofthese

riser
stack
branch

serricepipe

straiglening or expanding Iead pipe.


fuslexpnndon

used for

Q345) Rdio of water closets for male population for elementa4r and
semdaryschool

abc.

ratioofl:3s
ratioofl:Z0
ra6oofl:30

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYETEMENTS
Q.3aQ Ratio of water closets for female population for principal
worship places

a.
b.
c.
d.

ratio of 1:85

ratioofl:7O

ratioofl:60
ratioofl:3
ratioofl:4
ratioofl:2

and publicbuildings

1 closets
2 closets
3 closets

4closets

Q.349) Minimum head of water required

in section of plumbing for

watertest

a
b.
c.
d.

illumination

airtrap

a.
bc
d.

floodlevel
illumination
plumbing system

fixurrebranch

Q.359) An undergrund structure for draimge into which water from


the mof or floor will drain through se*er

raUo of 1:5

Q.348) Minimum number of water closet required for female office

a.
b.
c.
d.

a
b"
c.
d-

absorptionEench

ab.
c
d

coupling
siameseconnections

catch basin

cistern
corporationstop
Q.360) Atype of fitting foryoke bent

culvert

wyefitting

Q.361) Minimum discharge pipe and fitting for bath


Sheads

4heads
3 heads

2heads

2L/2"

cz
d

t714"

b.

ruz"

Q.362) Trap size offixtures for bath


Q.350) An underground tank reservoir to store water.

a
b.
c.
d.

catchbasin
absorptiontrench
cistern

corporationstop

TESTVIII
Q.351) Tap used in high pressure water system with an interval valve
to control dre flow ofwater

a
b.
c.
d

compression rralve
pressurecock

pressurtreducingvalve
rmionpatent
Q.352) A yalve which maintains uniform pressure otr its outlet side
regardless of its pressure fluctuations on the inlet side above the
pressure level

a.
b.
c.
d.

compressionvalve

traporwaterseal

pressurereducingvalve
flushomeGr
Q.353) A pipe fitting wittin the interconnection of pipes for the
purpose ofeasy dismanding ofthe connection when needed

a.
b.
c,
d.

unionpatent
absorptiontrench
waBrFesenruir
caulking

Q.354) A device that discharge a predetermined volume of water to


fixture for flushing purposes and is activated by direct water pressure
illrrminetion
a

b.
c.
d.

flushometer

siphon-jet
urinals

Q.3S5)another

a.
b.
c.
d.

nam for colroration cock

reversetrap
siphon-vortex

blowout
corporationstop

Q.356) A u-s;haped pipe filled witr water and located beneath the
plumbing fixtures to form a seal against the passages of gases and
odors

a.
b.
c.
d.

bidet
washdown
siphon-iet

ahrsorptfuntrerrch

e I rz

Q.358) The luminous flux density incidentoa a surface

ratioofl:7S

Q.347) ratio of lavabry to number of occupants

a.
b.
c.
d

c.
d.

nag

airtrap

Q.354 A trerh 6strtailring course aggregate aad a distribution tile


pipe ttrough w'tich sptic lrnk efluent may flow covered with earth

frot

a
1I/2b. 21/2',
c1"
d- L1/4"
Q.363) Trap size offixtures for bath shower stall

a
b.
c.
d.

2t/2"
3"
2-

2L/4"

Q36a) Trap size offixtures for batt siu

a LUz'
b. t'
c. u4"
d.

t/2"

Q.365) Trap size of fixtures for bafr tub

ab.
c
d.

1"
2"

tllZ'
L7/4"

Q.366) trap size of fixtures for bidet

ab.

1U2'
1"

u4"

d- L/2Q36A trap size of fixtures for combination fixhrre


a1"

b.
cd-

ruz'
u2"

u4'

Q.368) trap size of fixhrres for drinking

a.

b.
c
d,

fourain

Llz'

u4'
tU*'
1'

Q.369)trap size of fixtures for floor drain

a^z
b.
c3'
d.

21/2"
4"

Q.370)trap size offittures for fountain cupsiders

ab.
c.

u2'

1L12"

lL/4"

d-

Q.371)trap size of fixtures for lauldralz t-a5n

a
LLlz'
b. 1'
c2'
d- Ll'l4',

tubl 1/2"

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

d.
Q.372) Trap size

a.

offxtres

for sinks (dishwashers)

1U2'

c.
d.

1Ll4'
L/z'

Q.373) Trap size offixtures for sinks (kitchen or residence)

a.
b.
c.

d.

| 1/2'
1'
2"

u4'

Q.374) Trap size offixtures for sink (hotel or public)

a.
b.
c.
d.

2"

1'
2L14"

ttlZ"

c.
d.2

1'

b.

br

pantry or bar

1u4"

Q.376) Trap size of fixurres for slop sinks (ordinary)

a.z
b. 3'
c. 4'
d. 7'
Q.377) Trap size of fixhrres for slop sinks (with combine trap)

a.3'
b. 2'
c- rLlZ'
d- 2Ll2'
Q.378) Trap size of fixtures for urinals fuedestal)

a.

b.
c.
d.

2'

2u2'

3'

2u4'

Q.379)trap size offixtures for urinals (up)

a.
t.
c

d.

tU2'
1"

t7t4'

uz'

Q.380) Trap size offixtur:es for urinal (stall)

a
b.
c.
d.

2U2'
3'

lUZ'
2'

Q.381)trap size offixtures for urinals (through)

a
b.
c
d.

2U4'
1"

rrl2'
2'

Q.382)trap size offixtures for wash basin (avatories)

b.
c.

d.

I u4'

2u4'

Q.383) Trap size of fixhrres fur water closets


a,

b.
c.

3"

6'

d.

Q.384) Quieg extrremely saniury. like the siphon jet but having the
flushing water direcEd through the rim to create a vortex that scours

thebowl

a.
b.
c.
d.

siphon-iet
siphon-vorBx
siphon-sat
siphon-ietski

Q.385) Sanitary, efficieut very quiet a toilet bowl into which the
flushhg water enters thmugh the rim and siphonic action initiated by
a waterit draws the corEnts of the bowl through Sre trapyyay

siphon-jet

d-L---*:

iet

except that

tap

bidet

blowout
rpash down

reversetrap

Q.387) ltinimum cost. Lea$ emcient subiect to dogging, noisy. simple


washoutand emptying through small irregular passageway, pmhibited
try sonre health codes

a
b.
c
d.

wash down

reversetrap

blowout
bidet

Q.3BB) Noisy but highly efficient strong iet inm leg forces contents out

21,12'

Q.375) Trap size offixurres

I 18

siphon-jetski

Q.386) Moderably noisy. similar rD siphotr


passagewayand waEr zurface area are smaller

a
b.
c.
d

b.

pae

a
b.
cd

blowout

a
b.
c
d-

urinals
bidet
siphon-vortex

a
b.
c
d.

pvc pipe sizes


gi pipe sizes

bidet
reversetrap
siphon-iet
Q"389) A basin like fixurc design to be srruddled for bathing the
genitals and postrior parts ofthe body

wye fitting
Q-seo)uz', 3 / 4", t", L 1 / 4",

U Z-, 2, ?. U 2" 3', 4", 6", 8", 10", 12"

wastepipesizes

tap

sizes of fixfir-res

Q391) No buitding supply pipe shall be les than what size in diameter
a
19.05mm or 3/4"
b. 19.00mm or 3/B'

c.
d-

18.00mmor3/16'
19.50mmor3/4"

Q392) Minimum height of fire service connection from the grade/floor

a
b.
c.
d

35 mm.

45mm.
tl6 mm.
36

mrn

Q.393)Maximum heightoffire service connection from the gradelfloor

L
h.
cd.

L22mm

a
b.
e
d.

53 mm.

125mm
130mm
118mm
Q.394) Minimum height of dry standpipe oudet from the floor line

50mm.
60 mrn.
61 rnm-

Q.395)Considered extension oftruilding drain outside the building wall

a
b.
c
d

6feet
5 feet

Tfeet

4feet
Q39O ffting for base or mil stmk ard building drain

a
bc.
d-

l/2'bend
1/4'bend
71/4"bend,
1 1/2"bend

Q-397) Wet standpipe for a riser not more than 15m

a
b.
c'
d-

51mmor2"
76mmor3"
101mmor4"

26mmr1"

Q.398) Wet standpipe for riser rnore than 15m

a
bc.
d

64mmor?t/2'
51mmor2 "
26mmor1"

101mm614"
Q399) Ilry stardpipe for a riser

ab.

6'
3'

be{oraa

2ilm

PLUMBING AND SANITARY ELEMENTS


Q.400)dry standpipe for

riser more than 23m

4'
Z*

Q.401) A velt cotrnecting one or more individual vents with a


ventstackor sttrkvent

branchvent
comrtron vent

circaitvent

ventttat serses two or more traps and extends


fiom in frontofthe last fixnrre connection ofa horizontal branch
to the vent stack

brarrchvent
commorl vent

circuitvent
continousvent

Q.403) A vent connecting at ttre iunctior of two fixture drains

and serving as a velrt for both fixtures a single vent

tlat

ventilates muhiple traps, in the case ofback to back fixture

a
b.
c.
d.

brarch vent

com[ronvent
dryvent

tlat

is not exposedto

a.
b.
c.
d.

does not serve as drain and is located where

iI

backup ofwaste from a drainage pipe.

circuitvent
dualnent
individualvem

L
b.
c.
d.

dual veut

loml vent

its functions for two or

COntinOUSVent

maitrvent

unityeflt
groupvent

individualvem

looporcircuitveat
reliefvent

skkvent

Q.408) A circuit vent whidr loop backs to connect with a stack


vent irstead of a vent stack any vent connecting a horizontal
branch or fixure drain with the stack vent of the originating
waste or soil stack

a.
b.
c.
d

looporcircuitvent
localvent

circuitvent
unitvent

Q.a09) Is a pipe on the fixture side of the trap through which


vapor or foul air is removed fiom a room fixture

b.
c.
d

mainvent
Iocalvent

skkvent
wetvem

stackvent

$rupvent
stackvent

pipe will

erve two traps

a
b.
c.
d,

yokevent
stackvent
Iocalvent

a
b.
c.
d.

sEckvent

unitvent
Q-aB) The extension of a soil or wase sack above dre highest
horizonal drain mnnected to &e stack horizontal drairl the
uppernrostend above tie roof
yokevent

individualvent
looporcircuitvent

a
b.
c.
d-

drSrvent

dualvent
wetvent
reliefvent

Q.415) A pipe connecting upward from a soil or waste stack to a


vent stack for the purpose of preventing pressure changes in the
stack

dryvent
yokevent
localvent

substarrces into the distributiag pipes of a supply of water from


any source othertltan its inte[ded source

looporcircrritvent

Q.4OA A pipe insalled to vent, a fixture trap and w/c connects


with the vent q/stem above the fixture served or terminates in
the open air

a.
b.
c.
d.

reliefvent

wetvent
Q.416) Is the flow of water or o&er liquids, mixtures or

d4rvent

Q.406) A branch vents that performs


more traps

iL
bcd.

L
b.
c.
d

dryvent

Q.405)See commonvent

a
b.
c
d.

yokevent

Q.411) A vent iustalled so as b permit additional circulation o{


air beSryeen tte drainage and vent systems where the drainage
s5rerns migfut ofi rcrwise tre air bound

Q.414) A vent which also serves as a drain

continousvent

Q.404) A vent

reliefvert
unitvent

Q.412) An arrangement of venting so imtalled that that one vent

contiouousvent

Q.402) A branch

a,
b.
c.
d.

ge

tFinvetrt

a.
b.
c.
d.

3'

TESTIX

a"
b.
c.
d.

vent branches may be connected

a.b

b.
c.
c.

a
b.
c.
d-

bacldlow
backsiphonage

baueryof fixture

blarkflange
Q.414 Is &e bacldow of use4 contaminated or polluted water
from a plumbing fixture due to negatine pressure

ab.
c.
d-

buksiphoruge
bacldow
blind flange
yokevent

Q.418) rcfers to any group of two or rnore similar adiacert


fixtures which discharge into a comrmn horizontal waste or soil

brarch

L
bc.
d-

blankflange
union
deadend

batteryoffixture
drilled
blarkflange

Q.419)a flange that is not

a
b.
c.
d
Q.a20) a

coupling
caulking
drainagesystem
flange that closes

didargewater

ab.
c
d.

drc end of a pipe line used to

drainagesystem

nipple
backflow
btrind Eange

Q.421) Is plugging an opening with oal<ro, lead or other


marerials

a
h"

c
d

cauking
deadend

fuurcbramt
ftrrul

lle

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

a.
b.
c.
d.

Q.422) A short internalltrr ttreaded section of pipe used to ioin

two pipes ofconduits

L
b.
c.
d.

invert
floodlevel

a.
b.
c.
d.

rcughin
fernrle

L
b.
c.
d.

deadend
nipple
fixurre branch
plumbingsystem
Q.425) Is the extended portion ofa pipe that is closed at one end
to which no connections are made on the extended portion
drainagesystem

ab.
c
da
b.
c.
d.

a
b.
L
d-

develo@leqgth
fixturebranch

invert

drainagesystem

a
b.
c.
d-

plumbingrystem

floodlevel

invert
roughin

cistern
Ibrnrle
Irapseal

blackwater
compressionvalve

shock reliefand exparsion rhemher

pressurereducingvalve
overheadstormdrain
absorptiontrench

sptic vault

80 feetor more
50 feet or more
20 feet or more
45 feet or more

Spercent

a
b.
c
d.

culvert
cistern

2 percent

airtrap
catchbasin

third kind of water afur the sbrm water and area

L
b.
c
d.

yellowwater
greenwater
blue water

blackwater
Q.,fa3) The type of badrtub over thatr sunkerl square, free
sranditrg

invert

:L
b.
c.
d

that is notvertical

roughix
invert

fixhrrebratrch
soilprpe
Q.432) includes water supply and distribution pipe; plumbing
fi,xture and faps, soil waste and vent pipes; house drain and
house sewers including their respective connections

inside

corner
embed

Q.,t44) Color coding of high pressure sEam

a
b.
c
d
L
bcd.

siamesecounections

trap seal
water reservoir
Q.433) Installation of all parts of the piumbing system which can
be completed priorto the installation ofExtures

Q..+,[5)

gas

deadend
blindflange

mughin
used on fire lines so that two lines

recessed

black
blue

white
green

Q.tt45) Colorcoding for fuel oil division

plumhiagsystem

conffiiotrs

shock reliefand expansion chamber

water

soilprpe

Q.a3a) A wye

traporwaterseal

a
b.
c
d.

Q..+az) The

Q.431) ts the lowest portion of the inside of any pipe or conduit

a
b.
q

nipple
fernrle

3percent
6percent
Q.441) A pasege under a road, embanlanent or canal which
allow for the flow of water

Q.430) A metallic sleeve, join to an opening of pipe, into which a


plug is screwed that can be removed for the purpose of cleaning

L
b.
c.
d.

trap seal

Q.439) The location of water well to trearest

pipe connecting several fixtures

warerreservoir
corporationstop
fixUrrebranch
overheadstormdrain
Q.429) is a device located at the bottom of the tank for the
purpose offlushing waterclosets arld similar fixture

&
b.
c.
d.

recessed

Q.aa0) Slope of house sewer cormectd from the building to the


main sewer

trapseal
siamese connections

a
b.
c.
d.

a
b.
c.
d.

ts'ap seal

soil pipe

Q.437) Install to be able to meet the water requiremens during


peak demands fiom a low yielding rArater weil

soil pipe

Q.427) lncludes all piping within public or private which conveys


sewage, rain water or often liquid waste to a legal point of
disposal but does not include the main of a public sewer system
or private or or public sewerage treatuent

a.
b.
c.
d.

water reservoir

jry6g;hrmmer

Q.426)the Iength along the cenrcr of the pipe and fitting

batEryof fixture

waterreservoir
Q.a3Q The device being used to eliminate the noise cause try

fixnrrebraach
plumbing slrsem

a.
b.
c.
d.

siarreseconnections
couPling

the trap

deadend

a.
b.
c.
d.

trap seal

Q.a36) Is the maximum vertical depth of liquid that a uap will


retain reasure between fhe crown weir and the top of the dip oI

soil pipe

Q.424) A short length of pipe with threads at each end; used to


join couplings or fittings

Q.a28)is

a
b.
c.
d.

trro ends of two pipes, neither of

union

a.
b.
c.
d.

e | 20

Q.a35) Is arry pipe which conveys the disdrarge of water closets


of fixture having similar function w/ or w/o the discharge of
other fixhres to the building drain

developed leryth

coupling
Q.423) Used to cormect the
which canbeturned

pae

of

black
blue
green

white
The water column thet seals the escape of unhealthy

in the sanitary drainageqrsem

a
bc-

traporwaterseal
cisern

airtrap

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a.
b.
c.
d

2.50 m.
3.00 m
3.50 m2.00 m-

b. L

overheadstormdrain

b,

Q.449)an undergrcund tank reservoir to store water

corporationstop

Q.,t61) Is used to connect copper with galvanized pipe.


a. push fit connector
b. dialectric union

cistern

absorptionfench
catch basin

ofstorm drain, besides from inside

c.

d.

TESTX
Q.451)Ratio of water closets for female population for elementary and
secondary school

a
b.
c'
d.

c.

coupling

d.

nipple

Q.462) The minimum trap size of a bidet is


a 1 1/4 inch
b.1 1/2 inch
c.1 3/4 inch
d.2 inches

overhead storm drain


union patent
flushometer
caEh basin

a.

moumingpartition

bending spring
d. bulkhead fitting
c-

unionpatent

Q.450) Another classification


drain and ouside drain

Q.,160) Is used to prevent bends or folds when working with soft

copper piping.
a chrome support

presureducingvalve

b.

1,/4inch

d.2 inches

compression valve

a
b.
c.
d.

e | 2r

c.7ll?ir{r

Q.,t4B) A valve which in the water flow is shut off by a flat disk
that is screwed dor*rn onto iB seat

a.
b.
c.
d.

nag

Q.467) a kitchen sink needs what size p-trap?


a tr 1/2 inch
b. 1 3/4 inch

c.2 inches
d.2 1/4 inches

ratio of1:75
ratio of1:25

ratioofl:45
ratio of1:55

Q,168) Is is used to connect


a. compression
b, trap adapter
c. coupling
d. valve

Q.452)ratio ofurinals for elementary schools

a.
b.
c.
d.

ratioofl:8s
ratio of1:75
ratio ofl-:65
ratio of1:70

p-tmp

b a drairl

Q.,+69) The maximum spacing of a horizcntal hanger for 7z inch cpvc

_.

piping is
a. l inch
b.2 inches
c.3 inches
d.4 inches

Q.453) A lavatory needs at least what flow rate?


a.0.50 gpm
b. 1.0 gpm
c.2.0 gpm
d. 10.0 gpm
Q.454) What is the minimum drain size for
a. l inch

toilet?
Q.470) Size drain is needed for
a 1 inch
b. L l/2 inch

b.2 inch
c.3 inch
d.4 inch

b.1 1/4inch
3/4 inch
d.2 1/4 inches
c. 1

clothes washer.

c- 2 inches

Q.455) a lavatory drain tailpiece has what diameter?


a 1 1/8 inch

Q.456) A

is used to stop gases from getting into a

d.2 L/2 inches


Q.471) A fow bedroom house should have a septic tank that holds how
manygallons?

a,300
b.750
c.900
d.1200

building.
a.

ball valve

b. gasket

c.p-trap
d. quicktee adapter
Q.457) What type of piping sends water tirough a hot water heater?

supply
transfer
c. diverter
a.

Q-472) Water enters


a.30 - 40 psi
b.50 - 60 psi
c.70 - B0 psi
d.85 - 90 psi

a residence at

b. water

Q.473) An "a valve" is a manual


a. coldwater valve
b. hot water valve
c. air valve

d. manometer

Q.458) size drain is needed for a shower stall.

a.LL/2inch

d.

b.2 inches
c.3 inches
d.4inches

Q.459)

wtat size drain is required for

gasralve

Q,475) An air Iock is caused by


a. an air bubble
b. hotwater valve
a one piece

tub/shower?

c airvalve

what pressure?

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Q.476) Is an sacrificial rcd installed in


tank fiom corrosion
a dip tube

water heater to protect the

ag

I 22

Q.486) What is the miaimum nrrmbrr of approved slip joints fittings


rnay be used on the outlet side ofthe rap?

a tiree
b.

rod
c. anode rod
b, alpba

two

c. none
d- one

d. insulation tube

Q.,t87) Whenever the piping is pressurized by a pump or eiector, what


kind ofpipe should not be used in the excrea drainage systern?

Q.477) Barlow's formula is expressed as

a vitrifiedclaypipe

a'P=dxt

b, hubless cast iron

b. p =11-+ 6

c.P=sstxd

c. galvanized wrought iron

d'P = Zst -: d

tle following results with friction loss?


ofseal
b. loss ofpressure
c. loss ofsuction
d. loss ofventilation

Q.478) Which of
a. Ioss

Q.479) Hard water is

none ofthese

Q.4BB) IrVhat is the minimum horimntal clear distance from the septic
talk to the property line of the adoining private property?

a. 1.0 m
b. 1-2 m
c. 1-5 m
d- 1.8 m

_.

a frozenwater
b. processed waterwith no dissolved minerals

Q.,189) What is the minimum total net inlt area of noof deck drairx on
roofdeck used as sun decks asd parkiag decks?

c. natural water with dissolved minerals


d. natrrralwaterwith no dissolved minerals

a- equal to the area

ofoutletpipe

b- equal m 4 dmes the area ofoudet pipe

pif

c
Q.480) The most common minerals in hard water are calcium and
magnesirtm.
a, Eue

equal to 2 times the area of oudet


d. equal to 1 1/2 times the area of oudet pipe

wi[ be used to cover void spaces


between pipes and sleeves through concrte floors in the
ground

Q"490) The appropriate sealant that

b. tulse
c.

maybe

d. none

ofthe above

bitumen

b. epoxy
c. grease
Q.481) Soft water has
a. Iess than 1 gpg
b. 1-3.5gpg
c.3.5 - 7 gpg

d.7

d, putry
Q,491) Unless serving sinks or urinals, cleanouts may be omitted on a
horizontal drain line that is
a. equal to 2.0 meters

L0 spg

b- greaterthan 2.0 meters

Q.482) Vibrating pipes are most likely caused by


a.

c. Iess than 1.5 meters

foundationsettling

d- none

b. high water pressure

low water preszure


d. a small leak drawing air hto t}le pipes
c.

oftlese

Q.492) To allow cleaning ofthe soil and waste line each cleanout should
be

inshlled

a- in the direction of flow

Q.483) What type of fittiings should be used on an island vent and what
order should be used to make a return bend under the drain
board?
a. a 45 degree, 90 degree, 45 degree and 90 degree bend
b, four 45 degree bends
c. two 90 degree bends
d. a 45 degree,90 degree and 45 degree bend

Q.484) A pmiect uses 360 feet of 3 1/2 inch pipe. a 3 1/2 inch pipe has
9 times t}te capacity of a L I / 2 inch pipe. how m any feet of L I / 2
inch pipe are needed in an equivalent project?
a.60 feet
b. 1550 feet

c.2840 feet
d.3240 feet

Q.aBs)

lte

building code stated that all dry standpipe outlets shall be


equipped with valves having substantial chains. what kind of
valve is this?
a checkvalve
b. globe valve
c. gate valve
d. baII yalve

b. opening upward
c. vertically above flow line
d. all ofthese
Q.a93)

&e following are tle data required whenever a registered


master plumber sign

t-he

blueprint of ttre building plan except

ofprc registration
b. ptrdate
date

c. nisu-ation expiry date


d- none

oftlese

Q.494) Aside from bell and spigo! b & s in rhe code means

ballandsocket

b. bmwningandsmith

c. butt and soldered


d- brownandsharp
Q-495) What is the maximum height should a water closet have if it is

intended for

disabled persnn-

0.40m

b- 0-50m

0.45m

d- 0"35m

Q-a9Q Or the hot and cold $aater

disihrtlm

sys:tem, on

what side

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a.

left

c. isomeEicdrawing

c. center

Q.49

d- guide specifications and

noneofthes

7) Who is emponrered to administer the provision of rep.

act- 1.378?

a virrified

of&e president
b. congres ofthe Philippines

Q.498) What portion of the rap should the vent pipe opening will not go
below from a soil or waste pipe?

c- galvanized wrought iron

joint

d- none

weir

tZ

a-

b. 15

c20

d. seal
Q.499) What is the maximum water pressure must standpipe fittings
and connertions must wifhstand to when ready for service?

d. 10
Q.509) U/hat

kind of concealed connections on fitnrres that

it

is

required to provide an access panel or utility at least 0.30

a.Ztlq/cmz

meter in its least dimension for eaqr inspection and repair?

b. 34kg/an2

a slip ioint

c.15kg/on?

ofthe above

Q.508) What is the minimum number of water closet in a floor level


wherein you have to provide I waer closet for disabled
persons as provided by batas pambansa ble. 3,14? in excess
ofthis numberyou have to provide Z.

c. sleeve

d.

clay pipe

b. hubless cast iron

c. the board of examiners for master plumbers


d- professional regulation commission

b.

bill ofmaterials

Q.507) In the excreta drainage systeq which ofthe followiug pipe


maerials should not be used underground?

a" office

a. slip

e | 23

b. desipanatysis and plans of the origiaal installation

b. right
d.

pag

b, ball and socket

kg/cmz

Q.500) What congress

of the republic of the Philippines approved

after the thtd reading rep. act 1378 otherwise known as the
plumbing law ofthe Philippines?

hubless

d- flanged
Q.510)

What is the minimum age rquirement for an appointee to


become a member of the board of master plumbers?

a. third congress

b. sixth ongress

b.

c. second congress

d. fifth congess

d.

thirqryears old
twenty eightyears old

thirtytwoyearsold
thirtyfiveyearsold

TESTXI
Q.50 1) When

car

vertical piping be considered to be wet vented?

a. between openings of vent pipes

Q.502)

Q.511) if ever pipes are to pass through masonry by using pipe sleeves,
how far must each pipe be from each other?

b. between any two consecutive inlet levels


c. onstackvent

a. minimum of three diameters, ceuterto cetrugr

d. when sewing two water closets at different levels

miaimum ofthree diameters flushed from each hole


minimum of 0.15 m on centers
d maximum of two diameters flushed from each hole
h-

In the water test of the entire plumbing system aII openings


should be tighdy closed except at

Q,512)

a. producing cleanouts

b.

c. shckvent

c.

d. bleeders

a-

joint that ls prohibited when in

singlehub
doublehub
doubletappedtee

d- allofthese

plumbing unit?

weErmeter

b. floordrain

Q.513) Where the number of water closets in a floor level exceeds 20,
how many ofthese shall be provided to rhe disabled persons?

c. urinal
d. laundry tray
Q.504) A kind of cleanout plrrgs 11s1 will be installed in case where raised
heads may cause hazards to passing personnel or vehicles.

lead-caulked
vertical position

b. highestopening

Q.503) Which ofthe following is not included in

a fitting for

b. countersunk

b.2

c.3
d.4

depressed

c. embedded

a1

wterc should the overflowpipe lead for overhead tank


installed on buildings?
Q.514)

d. recessed
Q.505) What is the minimum pipe size of tlte standpipe if the highest oudet
is located 23 meters or Iess above the fire service connection?

a.3inches
b. 6 inches

c. 5 inches

d.4inches
Q.506)

for new, additional or altered plumbing installation not


20 uni6 the building code stated that a licensed
masler plumber muld sign and affx his seal on dre fullowing
engineeritrg documenrs except

a soilsack
b. scuppers
c- storm drain

gutter

Q.515) who shall set the criteria for the qualigr of drinking water from
meeoric, $rrfiace or undergtrund sources?
a- national

water resourcs board

b- departnrent of hea&re

c. tratiotral staldards for drinkinswefpr

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Q.516) What is the minim-m dimension for a Urrabg space
waEr doset stall intended for disabled persons?

in

a. 2.00 m

d-

resno.962

Q.526) For how rmny days shall the revised national plumbing code
will take efiect following its complete publication in the official

c. 1.00 m

d. 1.50 m

b- ffidays

Q.517) Who has the power to remove any member of the board o{
maser plumbers for neglect
duty, incompetence,
malpratice and unprofessional or dishonorable conduct?

of

a. president of

100days

S0days

d.

3Odays

tle philippines

b. civil service cornmisioner

Q.527) How many units do the conlroversial article 3,2.2.2 of


pd 1096 otherwise loown as the national building code

c. chairman of prc commisioners

limits the practice of maser plumber?

d. commision on appointrnents

a-

2O

pipes?

b.

10

a.
b.

c.5

Q.518) What institution standard used as

reference for joining

asse

d-

aspe

c. ansi
d. iapmo
12 meters

b. 23 meters
1-7

50

Q.528J Accordingto batas pambansa blg. 311,1, what type of


urinal should be provided for disabled persons?

Q.519) what is &e maximum length of the fire hose that shall be
equipped on wet standpipes?

c.

e | 24

gaz'efrd?

b. 1.20 m

pag

a
b.
c.
d

wall-hungtype
pedestaltype

Eoughqpe
noneofthese

Q.529) What is the maximum distance as wherc supports of vertical


cast iron soil pipes are made?

meters

d. 25 meters

code?

a- every3.0m
b. everymeter
c- everystorey

a. drystandpipe

d. everyjoint

is not needed to be installed when a combination


standpipe systsm is insalled in accordance with the fire

Q.520) What

b. wet standpipe
c. sprinHerqrstem
d. siamese connection
Q.521) When shall the irstalladon of plumbing equipment to supply
building or structures from existing water supply system
only be allowed to?

a. if the water demand is inadequate


b. whenever the water supply is scantity availbale
c. when there is always water in the main

Q.531) Po what provision does tle design, construction and operation


of deep wells for the abstraction of gound water will have to

follow?
a- national plumbing code of the Philippines
b. national standards for drinkingwaer

c watercode of the philippines


d code ofsanitation

d. when water is not available in the vicinity


Q.522) except

br

plastic piping system, hot and cold water piping

may be tested with

50 psi of the working pressure of the water in the system


for at least I5 minute5

*"
b.
c.
d.

foratleast 10 minutes
35 psi air br at least 15 minutes
40 psi airor 150 psi water for 10 minutes
100 psi air

Q.523) What is the minimum height of raised letters on an iron or


bronze sip that will read 'connection to dry standpipe"?

a.20mm
b.1/4inch
c.25mm
d.30mm

Q.524)

steel, what is tie other material for dn


sEndpipe that the building code allows?

Q532) Aside from galvanized

pvc pipe

b.

vrroughtiron

c. peprpe

brass

Q.533) Ufhat is the maximum allourable lead content of pipe and


fitting for potable piping rystem?

a0%
b.

zVa

c.

596

d8%

For at Ieast how many working days shall a required for


inspection of the plumbing works be filed before such

Q.53a) Which of the followiag is not coDsidered as suds-producing

inspection be intended?

fixnrre?

a. Tworkingdays
b. 5 working days

b- batLurb

c. 3 working

days

d. 10 working days

a
c

kitchensink
washingmachine

d. bidet

Q.525) what is tte prc resolution number is issued by the board of mast&535) pd no. 1185 is anotler Law Sat master plumbers used as
plumbing for the adoption and promulgation of the revised national their guide in the practice of the ptumbing prcfession.what
plumbing

ode of the philippines?

a
b.

resno-Z
res-no1378

uml

ispdno. ll85?

a- ressibilqrlaw
b. fire ode of the philiprpim
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d. codeofsanitatiol

pae

e | 25

b. circle

Q.536) According to rep. act 1378 for at leasrt how many years
must the appofutee m &e board of master plumbers must
have been actively engaged in the trade ofplurnbing?

a. tenyears
b. eightyears

triangle

d. rectangle

c. twoyears

Within how many meters aw:ry shall unisns be insalled from


regulating equipment, water heater, conditioning tank and
similar equipment which require remonal for servicing or

d. fiveyears

replacement?

Q.S

a-Zft

by stmcnrral conditions, what is rhe


reference of each vertical vent pipes before offsetting
horizontallyto join the stack vent or vent stack?

b.1m

d.0.3 m

Q.537) Unless prohibited

b. airgapoffixture

c. waterlevel
d.

c"

invertoftrap
inside the trap
highest flood level rim of fi.xnre

Q.538) A plumbing perrnit shall expire and become null and void

if

5ft

Q.5.t6) ldhat shall be issued by the administrative authority for the


consfirction of a part of a large and/or complicated plumbing
system before the entire plans and specifications for the
whole system have been submitted or apprcved?

a.
b.
c,
d.

the plumbing work authorized therein if not started for how


manydays?
a. 30 days

b.45da5n

restrainingorder
partial permit
summon
evaluation sheet

c.100days
d. 365 days
Q.539)

Article 3.2.2.2 of pd 1096 acrually allows a registered


master plumber to sign and seal plans for new sanitary
installations of more than twenty (20) plumbing units.

Q.547) the following are grounds for non-issuance of &e certificate of


regisEation by the board ofmaster plumbers except
a- convicted by court for any criminal offense

b. ofunsound mind

Aside fiom being a registered master plumber what is the


other requirement that you must have before you can sign
and seal it?

guilty of immoral or dishonorable conduct

d- failure to pay the required fees

a. a registered engineer
b. an engineering graduate

c. having a minimum experience of

Q.548)
5

years

Of the four board subjects given fur mxrer

plumber's
examinatio& which of this subiect was originally split into two
sublects?

d. a memberof nampap

a
Q.540) Drainage piping serving fixtures located below the crown
level of the main sewer shall discharge into an approved
water trght

practical problems

b. design and installations


c plumbing code
d, plumbingari&metic

a septictark
b. sump

Q.549) wetventing is applied whenever

c. cesspool

Srere are 1 or 2 flxhrres at every level


b. fixtures are ofthe same level

d. leachingtank

Q.5a1) The minimum requirement for the slope


drainage pipes bctween manholes is

of

horizontal

a. 2%t
b. 21l2Vo

c.

396

d,. 4Vo

c. fixtures are not vented individually


d. noneoftiese

is the type of siamese connection that


millimeter dry sUndpipes shall be equipped wi&?

Q.550) Vtrhat

all

125-

three-nray

b" two-way

Q.542) Except on what fixuue does the vent pipe opening from the
soil or waste pipe must not be below the weir of the trap?
a, lavatory

c. four-way
d one'way

b. kitchen sink

c. badltub
d. water closet

TESTXII
of the code of ethics for masler plumber states "take
advaltage of a salaried _ position to complete unfairly with a
practici[g master plumber.' whatis the missing word?

Q.551) One
Q.5a3) In accordance to the building code, what must be provided
in addition b sepdc tanks by building located in areas
where there is no sanitary sewerage system whenever they
will dispose their waste?

baffe plate

b. subzurface absorption filed

c. imhofftank
d- settlingchamber

Q.5.+a) what shape of signage is shown for men's showroom?

higher

b. government

prirate

d. competent

Q55Q Who was awarded as the mst outsunding registered master


plumber fo r the year 2011?

davevela

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c. albertocatrael

b. 0.60 m to 0.80 m

d. thelmaeardente

c-

e | 26

0-{0mto0.70m

d. 0.60 m
Q.553) A type ofdrairage and venting system with universal branch
line tlatis prohibited

pas

0.70 m

Q.562) What is t-he minimum number of years of experience must a

b. dual

registered master plumber be before he can tre a teduricat


staffofa building office?

c. dependent

a. oneyear

d. alternate

b.

tlree years

twoyears

single

d. fiveyears

Q.554) How does a pneumatic tank be designed

to supply adequate
water pressure in all floors of a building that will be in
accordance withthe building code?

w[at scope of work in plan


preparation for new sadtary installations with more than 20
udts does a sanitary engtneer dilfers with a registered master

Q.563J According to art 3.2.2.2 of pd 1096

a, tw.ice the maximum total d5mamic pressure required

b. equal to the total water supply fixture units


c. twice the total demand per capita

, equal to the total


o'lr.o,

plumber?

*-

dynamic head and minus aII the head

deL all drawings of septic tanks in the abserrce of disposal

field

b. sanitary plan, layout and details

c. costestimate

Q555) The cover ofgravity tanks shall be vented using a screened

a
b.
c.
d.

d- isometric drawings of roughingin-

reUrrnbendpipe

uprightpipe

Q564) in what year did nrmpap was itrcorporated as a professional

horizontal nipple

organization?

allofthese

a- 1935

Q.556) What is the fee if an expired plumbing permit is renewed?

b. 1956

a. p 150.00
b. equal to

tle original

fee

1946

d. 1968

c. double of the original fee


d. 1/2 ofthe original fee (correct answer)
Q.565)

Under what law plumbing did became a duly recognized


profession by the philppine government?

all pipes from fixhrres shall be run in what


direction with respectto tle learest wall or building line?

a offset

c loneslawof

b. parallel

d-

Q.5571 Where practical,

nat'l plumbing code of the phil of 1959

b. tydings mcduffie act of 1905


1907

republicactl3TB

c. across
d. perpendicular
Q-566)

what type of pvc female screws

hr rraer piping

is prohibited

under the code?


Q.55BJ Who was the

first charter president ofnampap?

b. comelio g. odvina
c. iesus tanghal dera
d. catalino

tapped

b. job fabricated

a-ntonio mansueto sr.

searnless

d. schedule 20 screws

c. casupanan

ffirat should be done whenever a partition

b. any vertical vent

contains some
piping and runs parallel to the floor foist underneath?
a. notching should be introduced into tie joist
adiust the ioist to make it perpendicular with the direction ol
O.

c. the horizontal main of soil, waste, or vent stack


the vertical main of soil, wastg or vent piping that extends
O.
one or more smnes

c- space the joist wider to acaommodate the pipe


d. double the ioist

Q.564
Q.559J A stack as defined in the code, is

a. the nrainvent

Q.560) What is the minimum diameter of vent pipe is allowed in


revised code?
a.

tle

linch

prpe

Q56B) What kind of joint is not allowed in cast imn pipe?


a- welded

b. ftreaded

b. 1 1/4inch

c. soldered

c. 2 inch

d. ballandspigot

d. 1 1/2 inch

Q.561J In order as not to impede the movement of a person in wheel


chair and to have a conveilient access on the lavatory, what is

the albwabtre lmee recess vertical clearance that will be


provided?

Q-56q Wie what standard specifiation must all pipe materials must
conformto?
productsrrandard of the philipim
b- interational produms rdrrmaterd

philippire stadard qoamiJl

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Q.578)

a"

Zft

b.sft

c. lowestto atleast a l0-foot head

d. 1.5 meter

c.

meter

a S-foot head

Q.579) What is the shape for

tle

signage for women's comfort room

in

order to aid visually impaired women readily determines

Who is the current chairman of the board of examiners for

whether

masterplumber?

a. forhrnato amosco
b. virgilio simbulan
c. jessie mariano
d. valerinmaogila

Q.572)

| 2r

what is &e minimum allowable interval for the support of

a. lowestto thehighest point


b. Iowestb atleast ground
level
-

Q.571)

plastic pipes when installed vertically

Q.570 Building serers shall be tested by completely fiIling tire sewer


with water from the

d. lowestto atleast

pag

washroom is

hr

men or women?

circle

b. rectangle

c. triangle
d. square

In 1966- 1969, the board of masrer plumbers and nampap


prepared a curriculum for ptumbing engineering and approved
by tie deparunent of education. what was the first school that
intmduced tle plumhing engineering curriculum?

Q.580J aside from the number of fixnrre units connected


of the vent piping is determined by its

to iL the size

a aumberofinlets
b. length

a. feati university

b. universit5r of the philippines

d- loading

c. mapua instituB of echnology


d. national university
Q.581)

discharge

What is

tie

name of the professional orginazation for the

registered master plumbers here in t}le philippines?


Q.573)

Who among the board examiners is not a signatory to prc


resolution 04 that request for the adoption and promulgation
of the revised national plumbing code of ttre philippines in
L999?

a national association of masBr plumbing of the philippines


b. national association of master plumbers of the phillipines
c national master plumbers association ofthe philippines
d. national master plumbing association of the philippines

a. imelda perez
tr. aida emely luz

Q.582J Which

c. fortunato amosco

of the following is a prohibited fixure inside a public

toiletroom?

d. iesus pacheco

a. f;aucet
a vertical drainage line that is installed to be truly in vertical
positio4 what is the allowed degree ofthe branch to be used?

Q.574) For

b. drinking fountain
c. slopsirok
d. bidet

a. 10

b.45
Q.583) Under the accessibilty law, what is & minimum area of water

c. 30
d. 60

Q.575)

If the

discharge of a fixture or drain may contain solids or


semisolids heavier than water that would be harmful to the
drainage system or cause stoppage within the system, where the
discharge must pass first?
a. sand intercepbr

dost

stalls?

x 1.8 meters

1"7

b. 2.0 x 2.0 meters

c.

1.5 x 1.8 meters

d. 1.2 x 2.0 meters


Q.SBa) In sizing the grease interceptors, four elements are being used.
Two of these elements are aumber of meals per peak hour and
the waste flow rate. What are the olher two elements?

b. screen wire mesh


c. woodenbaflle
d. none ofthe above

is a professional organization of registered master


plumber under prc. what is the prc accreditation number ol

b. storage factor and time of colcetrtration


c. retention time and storage factor
d. percolation rate and time of conceltration

Q.576J nampap

slope and retention time

nampap?

a10

Q.585) Who is aurhorized to issue rules and regulations to carry into


effdct the objectives ofrep. act 1378?

b. 14

c. 18
d. L2

Q.57f What installation standard

board of master plumbers

b. congress of the philippines


is followed in joining plastic pipe and

c presidentof the philippines


d. professional regulation commision

fittings by mlvent oement?


a. iso
c. iapmo

tte desigp ofroofgutters is based on tJre


maximuil roof area. What is tre *a1le of the gutter does the
design uble for orm sancr is beiry bM b?

a-

b. ansi
ashrae

Q.586) According to the code,

rimrlar

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
c. ovate
d. semi-circular

pag

e | 28

d baffiewallisadded
Q.595J What kind of septic tank is pnchibited?

Q.5B[ Which of the bllowing is ttre primary basic for sizing vertical
rainwaterpipingin the revised national plumbing code?

corEret

b. stel
c plastic

a. intensity of rainfall
b. wind direction

d' wooden

c. slopeofroof
d. roofarea

Q.596) Which of the following could be omitted if dre trap arm changes
direction that does not exceed 90 degrees?
Q.SBB)

l{hat

is

tie

minimum floor area in every storey which is used

a. wye
b. deanout

for habitatioq recreatior! dining study ofwork and which has


an occupied load of not more than 20, wherein a standard
automatic extinguishing system is a

c, Iongsweep

a. 300 sq.m

d. combination of 1/B bend and wye

b. 200 sq.m

c. 400 sq.m
d. 500 sq.m

Q.59[

VYhen

permitted by denr, which of tle following below

is not used as a basis in determining the type of the


privaE sewage disposal systemto be used?

Q.589) Which of the following plumbing code in use does the national
plumbing code of the Philippines was being patterned for?

a. standard plumbing code


b. aspecode
c. uniform plumbing code
d htemational plumbing code
Q.590J Within how many fl2y5 upon the approval of rep. act no. L37B

does it require to have board examiners for master plumbers


formed?

a thirty days
b. forty five days
c. sixtydays
d. fifteendays
Q.591) According to the fire code of the philippines what is tie
required slope of all horizontal runs of dry standpipes system
for purpose ofdrawing?

70Vo

b. ZlVt

c.

SVo

d.2%,
q.592] What goverrment agency is tasked to set the criteria in the
discharge of sni14y sewage from buildings or prefreated
industrial rvastewater directly into the nearest sanitary sewer
main?

a. national pollution contTol commission


b. dept of environmelt and natural resources
c. departrnentof health
d. department of public works
Q.593) What is the minimum pipe size of the standpipe

if the highest
outlet is located more than 23 meters above the fire service
connection?

a. 3 inches

b.6inches
c.Sinches
d.4inches
Q.594)

If a septic tank

has a compartrnent that exceeds 3.7 m in


length, what should be the additional requirement?

a anadditionalmatrhole
b- increase the size ofthe leaching chamber

a soilporosity
b. ground waGr level
c. numberofoccupants
d. location
Q.598) Hub and spigot cast-iron piping in 10-fioor lengths, installed
horizontally, shall be supported at iatervals of not more than

L
b.
c.
d

10 feet
12 feet
5 feet
15 feet

Q.599) Except for plastic piping sysrems,


piping maybe tested with_.

L
b.
*'
"
d.

100 psi air for atleast 10 minutes


35 psi air for at least 15 minutes

50 psi air or the working pressure of the water in


the system for at least 15 minutes
40 psi air or 150 psi water for 10 minutes

Q.600) One material not apprcved


external trap for a urinal is

_.

a
b.
c.
d-

hot and cold water

for the installation of

an

abs

castbrass
drawa-brass tubing traps

castiron

TESTX]II
Q.601) Vitrified clay building sewer pipe md fittings are

iL
b.
c
d.

_.

fordraillines
unrestricGd in u5s ficl ysaf lims
unrestricted in use

approved for use inside ofbuildings and aboveground


approved for use at least 12 itrIes belowground

Q.602) foints at the roof around pipes shall be made watertight by the
use

a.
b.
c"
d.

of_.

epoxyglue
flashings

waGrproofpaint
Erandpaper

Q-603) For a vertical drainage line that is installed to be truly in


vertical positiorl what is tle ailoqred degree ofthe branch to
be used?

a15
b. 60

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a.
b.
c.
d-

22-5

Q"604) Unions shall be installed in a water supply system $/ithin

to awaterheater

a.
b.
c.
d.

| 2e

traponly
atrapandvent
a

notraporvent
aveutonly

Q.615) Threequarter inch or f-inch gas piprng installed horizontally


shall be supported at interrals Dotto exceed

36inches

_.

12 inches

ab.
c.
d.

24 inctres
48 inches

Q.605) Soil and drain pipes locaed above

food-handling

establishments shall be subjected to a standing water test oI


not less than
fuet

6 fieet

4feet
B

feet

5 feet

a.
b.
c.
d.

12

Q.616) Chemical or indusrrial liquid wases that are likely


the public sanitary sewer system shall

_.

?5

Q.606) Water heater veEts terminate above a roof surface at least


foom a vertical wall.

a.
b.
c.
d.

a.
b.
c.
d.

10
15

12 inches

_
ab.
c.
d.

Q.617) a

6inches
B feet
3 feet

Q.607) Water sewice pipeq or any underground water pipes, shall not
be run or laid in the same trench with

_.

a.
b.
c.
d.

piping for a lawn sprinkler


cast-iron building sewer piping
any other water pipe

L
b.
c.
d.

a.
b.
c
d.

a.
b,
c.
d.

_.

adouble<heckvalve
atriple-checkvalve

a,

b.
c.
d

an approved valve

_.

usedbelolvground

bedroom

Iisted combination temperature and pressure relief


valve

checkvalve

hotwaterrehrrnline
mixing valve

Q.620) The total number of closets on a 3-inch stack is

usedfordrainlines

a.
b.
c.
d.

threaded

50psi

_.

four
three
two
six

30 psi
15 psi

Q.621)

notlessthan 3 psi

Q.612) pex piping installed horizontally must be supported


inches.

every_

4B

24

A device to prevent trackflow futo the potable water system is


called

a_.

ab.
c.
d-

bacldowconaection
siphonleg
bacldow preventer
back-siphonage

36
32

Q.613) Buil.llng sewers shall be tested by completely filling the sewer


with water from the_.

a.
b.
c,
d

basement

painted

_,

a.
b.
c.
d.

garage

kitchen

Q.619) A w:rter sj.stem containhg storage water-heating equipment


will require a

Q.611) Gas piping with pres$tre less than 1/4-inch water column shall
stand an air test of

a.
b.
c.
d.

grrase

_.

fitting

Q.610) Cast-iron soil pipe shall not be

trap is not self-clearring


plaster
cast-iron
bell

anv

thirtyfrveyears old
thirty two years old
thirtyyearsold
twentyeightyearsold
an appmved air gap

be pretreated to rendertheminnoc-uous

notbeusedunderanyconditiou
bedrainedintoaholdingtank
bedrainedintoastormdrain

depends on the combustion of fuel ficr heat shall be installed in

become a member of the board of master plumbers?

Q.609) A domestic dishwasher drain shall first connect to

damage

Q-618)A water heater (except direct vent water heaters and fuel
burning water heaters installed in a closet with a listed,
gasketed door assembly and listed self-closing device) that

asbestos cement building sewer piping

Q.608) fVhat is the minimum age requirement for an appointee to

a.
b.
c.
d.

to

lowest

the highest

point

lor,yesttoatleastgrou:rdlevel

IowesttoatleastaS-foothead
lowesttoatleastal0-foothead

Q.622) Ferous gas piping installed underground in exterior Iocations


shall have at least

a.
b.
c.
d-

swingiotut
twomndensatioldripleg
one double
1

footofeartt cover

four90degpeelbows

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
Q.623) When siziag a copper fuel-gas piping system that has an inlet
pressure of less -' -n 2 psi with a pressure drop of 0.3 inch w.c.,
the maximum cubic feet per hour of gas flow allowed through a
S/B-inch o.d. acr tube 75 feet in developed length is

_.

a13
b. 48
c. 27
d,. 68
Q.624)

approxirnately equal in area to one-half the

_.

system shall be

areaofthehousesewer
cross-sectional ofthe drain pipe served
area of &e public sewer

a.
b.
c.
d-

kitchen sink is

-.

1-L/2 inches

a water closet and

a^
b.
c.
d

4 feet
12 inches
30 inches

6feet

a.
b.
c"
d,

_.

ii, iii and iv shall be in

themanufacturersguide
the manuhcturer's instructions
the gas company

theventconnectorcompany

4.636) The. minimum size of gas prping supply to a mobile home is

flanged

L 3/4inch
b. l/Zinch
c. 2 inches
d- 1Lrch

_.

L0 feet

Q.637) The ruximum horizontal distance of a trap arm is measured


hom the inner edge of the vent b fre

_.

feet

a.
b.
c.
d.

Zfeet
4 feet

Q.628) The maximum length for a1-1/2-inchvent pipe is

_.

outlet
weir of the trap
dip
tulet

50 feet

Q.638) The buitding sewer shall be

60 feet

accordance with

30 feet

_.

4inches
12 inches
2 inches
9 inches

Q.630) Drinking fountains may be installed with

_.

steelpipe
indircct wastes

yokeventirg
belltraps

Q.631) Each drainage stack that extends 10 or more stories above the
building drainshall be served

by_.

cleanoutsateachfloor

aparallelvefistack
extra-hearryfittings
strapseveryS feet

mea| oonstiuting

detemircd on the basis of the

total number of fixture units drained by such sewer in

20 feet

Q.629) The depth of the finished dam of &reshold for any shower,
measured from the top of the drain, shall not be less than

Q.632) Sheet

x LB access panel

ball and socket

exceed

a
b.
c
d.

18

slip ioint
huhless

40 pvc and abs dwv plastic piping


installed horizontally shall be supported at intervals of no to

a.
b.
c.
d.

12 x 12 access panel

accordance witJr

2-112 inches

Q.627) Above ground schedule

a,
b.
c.
d.

_.

Bx 12 accesspanel
10 x 12 access panel

Q.635) The sizing of gas vents for category

3 inches

in lts Ieast dimension for easy inspection and repair?

a.
b.
c.
d.

0.0450 inches

2 inches

kind of concealed comections on fixtures that it is


required to provide ;ln access panel or utility at least 0.3 meter

a.
b.
c.
d.

0.0500inches

its vent shall not exceed

Q.626) What

a.
b.
c.
d.

0.S304iaches

Q.fia) The developed length between the t'ap of

diameter of the drain pipe served

Q.625) The minimrrm size trap iltrd trap arm for

a
b.
c.
d.

e I 30

0.0505 inches

Q.633) Concealed slip ioint connection require a (an)

A vent in a combination waste and vent

a"
b.
c.
d.

a
b.
c
d.

pae

a part of any vent connec0r, shall be

;L
b.
c.
d

_.

noneoftieabove

tle

maximum fixture load only

the same table(s) as rhe buitdiqg drain


table 7-B fltnrre unitloading

Q.639) Because of stucmral conditions, a 4-inch house drain is


installed with a slope of L/8 inch per foot This installation will
result ir a(an)

_.

L
b.
c.
d

increased scouring and cleansing action

reduction in fixture unitloadingallowance

separationofsolidsandliquid
increased allowance in fixhue unit loading

Q.6,+0) Single-wall metal pipe shall terminate at leasr 5 feet in

height above the highest cormected equiprnent

a.
b.
c.
d^

within

horizontal disance of 10 fu+t

drafthood

drafthoodoudetorfluerplh

orappmwdcapon&ermf

_.

vertical

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

a.
b.
c.
d.

6inches

Q.651) The. developed leagth of L-1/2-irchtrap arms shall not exceed

a"
b,
c.
d

12 inches
24 indres

_"

a-:

b.
c
d

Q.6a3) The vertical distance between a fixture outlet and the uap weir
shall not exceed

_.

lBinches

Z4inches

welded

bellandspigot

_.

in the same story


Q.655)

notover 10 feetfromthevent
not less than 7 feet above grade

notover 20 ftetfromthevent

Q.656)

heater

horizontal

roof
vertical

of

lSinches
1.2

inches

24inches
30 inches

The minimun cornmon horizonEl waste pipe serving


bathtub, a lavatory, and

Iavatories

on a 2-l/2

inch

horizontal waste line is

Q.657)

a.
b.
cd
A_
a
b.
c.
d-

kitchen sink shall be at least

-1l2 inches

2-

l/Zinches

2 inches
may be installed with indirect waste

watercloset

domestickitchersink
drinkingfountain
Iavatory

All renches

a.
h.
c.
d.

Q.648) That portion ofa venting system that connects


to a vent is

a_.

water heater

deeper than the footing

of any building or

chimneyconnector
ventcontre{tor

typebvent
vem

Q.649) Wall-mounted water closet fixtures shall be securely bolted


to

the drain piping

aclosetbend

_.

feetdeep

45 degreesthere from

4feetthereon
2 feetwide

_.

18 inches abovethefloor

inapartition
6inchesabovethefloor
belowtLe floor

Q.659) The aggregate cross-sectional area of all vents for a system


with a required 4-inch sewershall be atleast_.

a
b.
c.
d-

theventpiping

Q.658) No trap for any clothes washer standpipe shall tre installed

a
b.
c
d-

_.

3 inches

stnrcnrre and paralleling the same must b at least

a10
b. 14
c. 2O
d.6

12.56squareinches
4squareinches
T.06squareinches
18 square inches

metal supporting members

Q.650) an ejector discharge line shall be provided with

TFSTYTTI

will be a betterworlimanship job


will increase the venting efficiency
will reduce the costofinstallation

_.

ab.
c
d.

soldered

Q.6af The maximum nurnber

a.
b.
c.
d,

may exceed the maximum horizonal lengttr limited by


code

Q.65a) The distance from the center of a waEr closet to any side wall
or partition shall not be closer than

threaded

_.

a.-.
b.
c.
d.

3fuet6inches

a tl4 inch per foot


b. 1/16 inch per foot
c. 7/2 inch per foot
d. 118 inch perfoot

Q.646) A water heater vent may have one offset of not more than 60
degrees from the

a
b,
c.
d.

6 feet

_.

12 inches

Q.645) The exit terminals of mechanical draft systems shall be

a.
b.
c.
d.

5 feet

Q.653) Three.inch horizontal drainage piping shall be run in practical


alig:rnent and at a uniform slope of not less than

36inches

Q.644) What kind of loint is not allowed in casr iron pipe?

a.
b.
c.
d.

2feet,Binches

Q.652)A fixUrc vent pipe increased one pipe size its entire length

a. L-114 inch
b. L-t/2inch
c. l inch
d. 1-3lBinch

a.
b.
c.
d.

e | 31

l8inches

Q.6a2) The taitpiece for a lavatory shall nor be less t}lan

a
b.
c.
d.

pas

backwatervalve and gate valve

backwatervalveonly
swing chect valve and

Q.660) The maximum distance a qas shuoffvalve may be from a gas


appliance (except for range and dqrer connectors) is

_.

gatevalveonly

a globe

valve

a
hc.
d

6feet
1Ofeet

3fuet
zfet

O,661) The terminal end of

tte

&afrm fur" a nressure-relief valve chell

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

a.
b.
c.
d.

d.

painted
threaded

Q.672)

open

_.

layerof15 pound felt

Pilo8 and burners of gas-fired tyater heaters (except sealed


clmbustion chambers) in residential garages shall be _ above
the floorlevel.

a
b.
c
d.

continuouswaste
special waste

indircctwaste

Z4inches

l2inches
lSinches
6inches

combination waste and vent


Q.673) Sleeves shall be provided

and_walls.

Q"663) The minimum size waste pipe for a residential kitchen sink is

a.
b.
c.
d.

a
b.
c.
d.

3 inches

2-l/2inches
2 inches
1-112 inches

Q.664) Cast-imn soil pipe stacks shall be supported

a.
b.
c.
d.

at_.

a
b.
c.
d.

their base and each floor


intervals of L0 feet
everyother story

ab.
c.
d.

1 inch

specified in listing or rating plate and nfpaZLl standard


3 inches

a.
b.
c.
d.

-.

botlaandb
a

directconnection

nodrainrequired

Q.667) The minimrrm requirement for the slope of horizontal drainage


pipes betrveen manholes is

a.
b.
c.
d.

2o/o

water seal of not less than

_.

12 inches

a
h.
c.
d.

6 inches

4inches

Q.67e)

300 feet
75 feet
100 feet

greaterthan2.0meterc
less than 1.5 meters
equal to 2.0 meters
none ofthese

profudingcleanouts
bleeders

stackvent
bighestopening

twodouble<omparmentsinls
two lavatories
three lavatories

Single-wall metal pipe shall be constructed of

not less

b. galvanized, sheet steel

10 feet

coppersheetmetal
d. castironcastiron

15 feet

no

_.

tlreesingle-comparunentsinks

a. pvcsch40

100 feet

circumstances

_.

may gas appliance

pressure

to the gas utilization equipment flue or exhaustsystem


using black imn pipe

Q.680)

to the combustion chamber near the pilot

tottreatrnosphere

Q.671) Nonmetallic shower sub-pans or linings may be built up on the iob site ol
not less than

_.

h-

50 feet

thar 0.0304 inch thick

50 feet

Under

a.

?0 b&sgauge

Q.678) One trap may serve a set of not more ttan

2 inches

regulators be vented

a
b.
c.
d.

_.

24b&sgauge

30/o

_.

Q.670)

a.
b.
c.
d.

2-u2oh

Q.669) The minimum horimntal distance between a water supply


well and the building sewer is

a.
b.
c.
d.

floot concrete

Q.677) In the water test of the entire plumbing system all openings
should be tightly closed except at

4Vo

Q.668) Fixture traps sha-ll have

a.
b.
c.
d.

ceilingwooden
wood,concrete

Q.676) Unless serving sinks or urinals, cleanouts rray be omitted on


a horizontal drain line that is

shall he dreined bY means of


an indirect waste pipe

concrete,masonry

deanouts shall not exceed

Sinches

A refrigerator used to store food and that requires drainage

a.
b.
c.
d.

Z2b&sgauge
26b&sgauge
Q.675) In each run of horizontal drain piping, the distance between

intervals of 5 feet

_.

Q.666)

to proect all piping through

Q.67a) A seamless drawn-brass fxhrre tailpiece shall be

Q.665) Minimum clearance of listed appliances to any combustible waII


or partition is

a.
b.
c.
d.

e | 32

reamd

Q.66?) A drain connecting the compartrnents of a set of llrnrres to its


trap is called a(an)

a,
b.
c.
d.

one

pag

three layersof15 pound felt


twn lewn nf 1 E mrrnd fclt

The addition ofleak-sealing additives to ioint packing shall be

a
b.
c.
d

legal
by approval ofthe englneer

byapprovaloftlearchitect
prohibited

Q,681) Except for plastic piping

wffi

piipiry systems may be tested

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
a.
b.

10 psi air pressure

c. l0psicaftondioxide

a. 90 fixtures
b. 120 fixtures

c.

a- 1ft
b. Zft

130 fixtures

c. 10ft

Q.683) A solidly furmed subbase is required as to pitch shower pan


Iinings to weep holes in the subdrain wit} a fall of

d,. 12ft
Q.693) An indirect waste receptor shall not be installed in

a. 1/B inch per foot


b. I/4 inch per foot
c, L/LG inch per foot
d. 1/32 inch per foot
Q.684) The diameter of an individual vent shall not be less than

c.

d
_

commercial kitchen
air compressor equiprnent

Q.694) The

olor

green

b.

blue

c.

red

d. 3 inches

d. yellow

Q.685) No chemical waste shall be discharged into the ground, local


sewer, or other means without _

beingproperlyvented
b. approved ofthe local authority having jurisdiction
c. first going thmugh a chemical waste separator
d. being properly o'apped
Q.686) foints at the roof around vent pipes shall be made watertight

b. three Iayers 15 pound felt

Q.695) Cleaaous shall be designed to be

a. threaded
b. gastightadwatertight

c.

easyopening

d.

concealed

Q.696) The maximum fixture units allowed on a 4-inch horizontal drain


with a 1/B inch per footslope is

a- !73
b. 225

c. hottarcompound
d. flashings

c.

Q.687) Devices that are not regularly classified as plumbing fixtures,


but which have a drip or drainage outlets, shall be drained try

Q.688) Except for alleys and streets, vent termination from property
lines shall not be less than

a 1ft

2L5

d" 256
Q.697)

directly to the building


indirect waste pipes discharging into an open receptor
through an air gap or air break
directconnectionto a storm sewer
indirect r,easG piping connected to the building drain
a connection

d.

stripe on type 'k" harddrawn copper tuhing is

of-

a. waterproof epoxy sealer

c.

b. boilerroom

a.

b.

a. toiletroom

a. 1-114 inches
b. 1-1/2inches
c. 2 inches

a.

| 33

Q.692) Horizontal termination of yents from any openable window,


door opening, air intake or vent shaft shall be not less tran

d. 150 fixrures

by the use

a. l2inches
b. L8 indres
c. 24 inthes
d. 3Oinches

50 psi air pressure

d. 50 psi carbon dioxide


A
horizontal drain pipe has an existing load 30 fixture units,
Q.682)
after connecting the discharge pipe flom an eiector rated 60
gpm, t}re total load on the horizontal drain pipe will be _

pag

After allowing for friction and other pressure losses,


residual water pressure shall be atleast_.

0.433 psi

b.

7.5 psi

c.

15 psi

the

d. 29psi
Q.698) Macerating toilet system shall be restricted to single batlmoms
for

privaeuse
b. public use
c- no restriction
d. notallowed

b. zft

c. 3ft
d. 4ft
Q.689) The developed lengtl from the fixture ourler ofa bar sink to a
receptor shall not exceed _ ft?

Q.699) Flexible comrgated cormectors of copper or stainless steel for


water heater connectors shall be limited to

a.6
b.5
c.3
d.

12 inches

b. L8 inches
c. 2nl inches

15

d. 36 inches
Q.690) A standpipe for a clot]rcs washer shall have a minimum and
maximum length of _

a. 4in

b.

and 12in.

18in. and

30irr

c. l8in-anrr24in
d- 12in

and 36in-

Q.700) Copper u/ater tube qpe

a. belowslabonly
b- above gmund only

c. forcoldwateron\r
d-

ifitiswrap@

'm'

may be installed within a building

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
a
*_

TESTXV
Q.701)

All receptors receiving the discharge from indirect


PiPing shall

[s

c'andcleaning

| 34

the drain shall discharge through an airgap or airbreak into


an approved receptorttrat is vented

b- fhe fixnrre must be relocated

waste

a. approved furthe proposed use


b. shaped and sized to preveut splashing or flooding
_ located where they are readily accessible for inspection

pae

c. the discharge may be pumped m an approved receptor


d.

dnlmtrap shall

be used

Q"71! Sewer and water piping may be installed in tie same rrench
(wifh the proper clearancesJ if &e sewer piping is

d. alloftheabove
tube shall not be used for chemical or industrial
Q.7021

ca.st

iron

b- pvc

waste, as defined in section 811.1.

c. extra sEength vitrified clay

a.
- glass

d. anyoftheabove

b. pvc
c castimtr

Q.712) Eacb pressure relief valve imtalled inside of the building shall
have

d. copper

a_

a. hrll sized drain extended to oudet


b- checkvalve to prevent bacldow

c. trapped drain ltue

Q.703) Each vent pipe or stack shall extend through its flashing and
shall terminate vertically above the roof at least

d. drain tlat terminates 30 incles or more above grade

a. 6 inches

b. 12 inches

c.

Q.713)

18 inches

waste pipitrg

requires an airgap shall

through_

an automatic vent

b- a drainage airgap of

inch minimum

c. atrap

d- an airgap of two pipe diameters

b.6

Q.714)

cpvc water pipe may be used for hot and cold water

c- 12

disu-ibution systems

d.24

a- inresidencesonly
b" within a building

Q.705J The piping material no approved in the code for water piping

located inside

a
b.
c.
d.

&at

discharge into the building drainage system

d. 24 inches
Q.704) Above all downstream piping for lawn sprinkler system
a&rospheric vacuum breakers fin inches]

a.

All indirect

building is

c. belowgroundonly

brass

d. abovegroundonly

cpvc
asbestos cement

Q.715J pex tubing shall not be installed

pex

connected too

within the first

water heater fin iEhesJ

of piping

a'12
Q.706) Condensate from fuel-burning condensing appliances shall be
collected and discharged

a. to a planter box to a public way


connected to the building sewer

Q.707] The drainage fixture unit value assigned


combination bath/shower is _

to a bathtub or

in water closet tanks shall be installed so that the


critical level of the water inlet is above the full opening of the
overflow pipe at least

Q.716J Ballcocks

a l/Zitrch
h. linch

1.5

3inches

d. 6inches

b. 2.0

c.

18

e24
d. 36

b. to an approved plumbing fixture or disposal area

c. directly

b.

Q.71[ Fittings

2.5

d. 3.0

on screwed pipe shall be of

[the]

caulkdrainagepipe

b. galvanizedsteel
Q.708) The Brye ofvalve required on a building zupply to any building

isa

Q718) Copper tube shall not be used for

firllwayvalve
b. butterflyvalve
c. globevalve

d. corporationvalve
Q.709J Building supplies shall be no smaller than
installation and. in no case, smaller tJran

a- t/zittch
b. 3/4inch

c. l inch
d. 2 hches

c. recessed drainage type


d- duroiron

that required for

clemicalwaste

b.

aboveground drainage piping

c
d

water piping
underground drainage piping

a.719J Condensate or wastewater shall not drah over

a drywells
b- apublicway

leaclpits

d- the tailpiee of plumbiry frerre


Q.720) no demical wasb vetrtduil

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
b, connected to any vent from water service lines

d.

c. intersectvents for other services


d. connectb any waste line
Q.721J The available pressure at the water meter is B0 psi. at the
highest suppty oudet, 36 feet above the water meter, the
pressure would be _ psi

It6
B0

a. 1
b. r-u4

c. 1-L/2
d.3

for drainage stacks that

a. five stories or more

d. 100 ft

a. exEa hearry
b. flanged

Q.725J The distance from the vent pipe opening to any vertical surface
shall be at least_

a. 6inches
b. 1.2 inches
18 inches

d- Z4inches
Q726) A drainage stack extends 14 stories above the building drain
and is served by a parallel vent stack a relief yoke vent
connectiou between the vent stack and the drainage stack is

at_

a. floors 5 and 10
b. floors4and9

b. type'l"

c.

type "m"
type "dwv"

floors4and 10
floors5and9

bendingequipment
b. plasric fittings
c, metallic fittings
d. heatannealing
Q.736J The minimum size trap and trap arm for

a.

1-l-y'2 inches

b.

2 inches

c.

2-112 inches

bathtub is

3 inches
piping system shall be designed on the basis of the
Water
Q.737)

maximumpressure

b-

average service pressure

c.
d.

average residual pressure

b.2
c-6

d.

minimum pressure

Q.738) One factor for determining the size of a vent pipe is

Q.727J Above the overflow rim of a vat (in inches)

iSaccessibility

b. itslength

c. tie type of building

12

Q.72BJ Increasing vents one pipe size

d- the price of material

will

Q.739J Sumps for macerating toilets shall be

a. provide increased drainage


b. allow a uniform installation
vents of longervents

Q.729J The distance between a water heater and


water lines shall not be more than
6 inches

Q-730) The minimrrm size vent that may serve a 4-inch trap is

1-1l2inches

b.

a miuimum of 10 gallons

c.

watertightand gastight

d- in the
the union on the

b. 12 inches
c. 18 inches
d. 24 inches
a.1-114inches

a- atroveground

d. allowvents to be shorter

b.

tubin& mad(d with a blue sh-ipe, is

Q.735) Changes in direction of coppertubings may be made with

d. galvanized

a.

johnsontee

c. disaUowed

c. allow

direct waste pipe

c.

a. type"k"

d.

b.

Q.724) Cast-iron fittings, up to and including two inches in size, when


used in connection with potable water piping shall be

a,

indirectwaste pipe

Q.734) Hard-drawn copper


referred to as

c. 50ft

d.

d. bacldowpreventer

b. 10 stories or more

c.

16

required

a.4
b.6
c.B
Q.733) Condensate waste shall discharge to the drainage system by
meam ofa[anJ

Q.723) Parallel vent stacks are required


extend above the building drain

c.

The maximum fixture unit loading allowed on a 2-inches


waste stack is

d.

c. 1-1,/2
d.2

b. t-t/4

Q.732J

Q-722) rhe pipe size for the common vent serving lavatories installed
back-to-backshall notbe less than _ inch/es

4inches

az

b. 44
d.

e I 35

Q.731) The minirnum size drain line for wall-hung urinal is


ilches

a- 62

c.

pag

same room as the

toilet

Q.7,+0) The rnaximum trap loading for a 3-inch rrap

is

a. l ulrit
b- 3 mits

c.

rl units

6utrits

Q-741) The owner shall make and keep a

blueprintofthe consructirm
b" Iog of all chemicalsnqd
ml..tEmntffirrl

nf dl niaim rrl

wrrnm r:mnnc

rhari/5l

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
d. record ofmaterials
Q,742J A water piping system

a(an)

with a pressure of 110 psi will require

reduced preseare backflow device


extra-heavypipe and fittings

c,

pressureregulatorandstrainer

e | 36

a 50ft
b. 100ft
c. 200ft

used for all chemical waste

a.
b.

pag

d_ 300 ft

Q.752)

d.

pressure-relief valve
Q.743J Water lifts, expansiell 666, cooling iackets, sprinkler system,
drip or overflow pans, and other similar devices t}Iat discharge
clear wastewater into the building drainage system shall

Building sewers 8 inches or larger may have a slope of nct

lesstlan

a.
b.

1116 inch per foot

c.

1/4 inch per foot


1/B inch per foot

112

d.

inchperfoot

a. bedirectlytrapped
b.

be discharged into an interceptor

Q.753)

c. discharged into an indirect waste receptor


d. beindividuallyvented
Q.744) Vents terminating in mof areas used
extended above the roofatleast

for sunbathing shall be

Q.754)

d. 15ft

L-l/2inch

b. 3-2 inch and 1- L-L/Zinch


c. 2-2 inch and L - 1-112 inch
d. 4- 2 inch

receptor through an airgpp or airbreak

Drinking fountain rnaybe installedwi&

a.
b.

Q.7a5) The combination of vent pipes that will provide zufficient


aggregate cross-sectional vent area for required a 4-inch
house sewer is

Q.746) Horizontal vent pipes shall be level or so graded as


back by gravity to

to a separate drainage line discharging into an outside

d
*'

b.10ft
c. 12ft

1-2 inch and 4 -

to a grease interceptor

b. directly to the exterior of the building


c. directlyto thatmain buildingdrain

a.7ft

Floor drains in walk-in coolers shall discharge

a hose

connection

acondensatepump

c.

ahardordloop

d.

indirect waste

Q.755) No draiq overflow, or relief vetrt tum a water

supply

system. or any other discharges under pressure shall be


discharge to the drainage qrsEm

to drip

a. the main vent pipe


b. thedrainagepipetheyserve
c. theloopvent
d- themainsoilstack

by means of indirect waste through an atgap or airbreak

b.
c.

bydirectconnection

withabranchwyetailpiee

through the garbage dispoml

Q.756) No plumbing fixtures that is receiving discharge from


indirect waste pipes shall be ifftalled until fordt approved
by the

Q.747) Combination temperature and pressure relief valve shall be


installed

a on all non storage-tJrye water heaters


-o' based on their listing requirements and the manufacturer's
iort r.tioo
c. within 3 inches

d.

in all buildings shall be provided with individual

Q.757)

control valves ofthe

a.
b.

a- pressure balance t5rpe

c.

c- 140 degree f

limit confol type

The minimum size condensate waste pipe from a 12-ton


refrigeration unit is _

c.1-114inches

1-112 inches

d.

Every indirect waste interceptor receiving

discharge
containing particles t}rat would clog the receptor drain shall _

a. have a readily removable beehiv sts'ainer


b. drain into a funnel connected to the floor sink
c. be connected direcdy into the drainage system
both a and b

TESTXVI

mechanical engineer

minimrrm 5izes of vfiical and horizontal drainage shall


be determined from the

b.

d.

deparhera

The maximum horimntal length permitted for a required 2inch vent pipe is

inch

d.

Iocal health

Q.758) fhs

a. 3/4 inch

Q.750]

authority having jurisdiction

b. .+0 ft
c. 60ft
d. 120 ft

b- thermostatic mixing valve type

b. l

c
d

a 20ft

d. aandbapply
Q.749J

architect

to 6 inches of the water heater

in lieu of pressure-reliefvalves

Q.74BJ Showers

a.
b.

Q.759)

locationoffixtures
typeofbuilding
total hxture units
total bathrooms

Pipes carrying wastewater from swimming

or

wadding

pools, including pool drainage, brckwash fuom filters, and


fischarge from pumps, shall be

a- installedasanindirectwase
b. connectedto aholdingank

c
,t
-

connectedtoanitrtereptor
direcdy connected to the building drain and properly
trappedandvenEd

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

gallons per minute

fixture uits
feetpersecond
availableheadpressure

Q.V70)
Q.761)

be less than

Q.762)

6 inches
12 inches

q77D

24inches

whereconvenient

Immediately ahead of each water-supplied appliance and each


slip joint or nonmetallic water supply connection required a

Lead waste pipe that may receive discharge containing acid

control valve

or corrosive chemicalg and each vent pipe connected to it,

b.
c.
d.

checkvalve

a.
b.

1/16 inch
3/32inch

c.

l/Binch

than

wall thickness

Q.772)

d- 5/32incb

ABS and PVC DWV piping installation shall be Iimired to


structures of

Q.773) The tailpiece diameter for lavatories and drinking

fountains

shall notbe less than

An approved material for closet screws or bolts is

a.
b.

baclnalatervalve

solenoidvalve

a. noncombustible construction
b. unlimited height
c. fi^rostoriesinheight
d. combustibleconstructioo

Copper tubing used for water piping under concrete slab


within a building shall be

a. installed with brazed joints with cast brass fittings


b. proGcted with a factory applied coating
c. installed without loints where possible
d. installed with type k copper tube with brazed joints
Q.764)

at the sidewalk or curtr

within 5 ft of the property line


attJlesueettap

18 inches

shall be notless

Q.763)

I 37

Every abandoned building sewer shall be plugged or capped

a.
b.
c.
d.

The clearance required in front ofa 2-inch cleanout shall not

a.
b.
c.
d.

a. fastiioa
b. clay
c. asbestoscement
d. bituminized fiber

plrmbing fixture shall be represented by

a.
b.
c.
d.

pag

steel

aluminum

a-

1-1/4 inches

b.
c.
d.

1-3lB inches

1-1/2 inches
L-314 inches

c. lead

d.
Q.765)

brass

Q.774)

Sheet lead used


Iess than

a.
h.
c.
d.

for flashins ofvents terminals shall be not

a.2lbspersq.ft

b. 3 lbs persq. ft
c. 4lbspersq.ft
d. 5 lbs per sq. ft

Q.775)

2l2degf

b.

180 deg

c.

140

under pressure directly to the


temperature of _ or more

readilyaccessible
covered

inclearview

Under certain conditions, traps sewing sinks tlat are part of


the equipmentofbars, soda fountains, and counters

degf

d,.232degf

q.767) A domestic

Q-776)

an approved air gap

fitting

ahartfordloop
adoublecheckvalve
adirectconnection

Except for plastic pipe, in lieu of water test, drainage piping


maJrbe tested with

a. air
b. etier
c. smoke
d. gas

dishwashing machine shall be connected to the

d;ainage slstem by using

a.
b.
c.
d.

concealed

a. need notto be vented


b. need reliefvents
c. maybewetvented
d. shallbevented

Q.766) Water shall not be discharged


waste system if it has

Whenever practicable all piprng receivitg chemical waste


shall be

q.77n

ABS

or PVC-DWV piping installations exposed within ducts

or plenums shall be limitd to a flame-spread index of not

Q.768)

Wall-hung lavatories shall be supported by

a, theirconnections
b. metal hangers
c. rigid U'aps
d. woodenlegs
Q.769)

Water piping may be installed in the same trencb with sewer

pipins made of

more than 25 or

a
b.
c.
d.

a smoke

index of50 except for

two-storeybuildings
structures notoverthree floors above grade
the resEiction found in is 5 and 9
single

hrrily homes

Q-V78) Galvanized steel pipitrg insaalkd under a concrete floor


slab

witiin

a building dre[n

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
b. have aspiral r,urap
c. be installedwittrout joints
d. be installed with brazed joints

d-

pag

e | 38

15 ftpersecond

Q.78s) above dre highest part of

urinal equipped with

flushometer valve (in inches)

q.779) Allbacldowdevicesorassembliesshallbetestedbya a 1
b- 6
a. licensedagent
c. 3
b. representative from the authority having iurisdiction
d' 12
c. certified bacldow tester
d. third-party certified agenry
Q.789) 3 inch horizontal
Q.7S0) With few

exceptions, all horizontal drainage piping shall

providedwithacleanoutata. each 4s-degree fitting


b. itsupperterminal
c. eachoffset

e.781) water

valves

that Q'790)

independent drai& has

one pipe size largerthanthe required

aandcapply

StiIIs, sterilizers and similar equipment that produce waste


shall be-

connecteddircctlytothebuildingdrains
indirectlycomectedtoalavatoryEilpiece

c.4
d. 1

indirectlyconnectedbymeansofanairgap

d- directlyconnectedtot-hebuildingdrainusinganairbreak

tlan Q'792) Joints between steel and cast-iron pipe shall be


horizontal
a. threaded only

If, due to strucnrral conditions, horizontal vents are less


6 inches above the overflow rim ofthe fixture, the
portion shall be installed

b.
c.
d.

^
a

only),

for

Q'795)

a
b'

not less in diameter than eidrer &e drainage or tlre vent


stack, whichever is smaller

6 inhes abovethe floor

b.

6 inches above the boiler

c
d'

l2inchesabovethefloor
12 inches above tJre boiler

Abmospheric'type vacuum breakers shall not be subjected to

b.

backpressure
hotyvater

L
d'

useinalaboratory
intermittentuse

Q.796) Flaringtoolsareusedtomakeioinsfor

a
of Table 6-6, the

copper

b.

c
d.

hardtypekcoppertubing
softcopperwatertuhing
yellow brass water pipitrg
aluminum water piping

Sftpersecond
B

ft per

second

vent

Bacldow prevention devices installed in the water supply


line to steam boilers shall be installed

a
Allmalleableironwaerfittingsshallbe
a.2inchorsmaller
b. galvanized
c. flanged
d- removed
maximum velocity of a cold water system containing
and copper alloy tube and fittings shall be limited to

brazed

b. a minimum of 4 inches
c. two pipes sizes larger than 8re drain line
d. twopipessizessmallerthanthedrainline

q794)

Each outlet in a non potable waterline that may be used


drinking purposes shall be posted

Other tfian system sized by the use

caulkedonly

intersects with the drainage stack is

The maximum discharge capacity (for intermittent flow


in gallons per minute, for one fixture unit is equal

to

caulked or threaded

Q.793) The size of the yoke vent that making tle yoke

a danger-pmcessedwater
b. danger-contaminated water
c. danger-pollutedwater
d. caution-nonpotable water do not drink

Q.78,

2inches
4inches

a.
b.

a. 7-l/Z gpm
b. l5gom
c. 30gpm
d. 50 gpm

Q.786)

locations having minimum design


F shall be a minimum of

a. Z
b. 3

with

Q.785)

Q-791)

in

temperatures tlelow 0 deg

b.
c.
d.

a. ventingmaterialandfittings
b. drainage material and fittings and grade to drain
c, smaller diameter piping
d. larger diameter piping
Q.7S4)

1/Zinchperfoot

vents terminals

of

1/B inch per foot

d- linchperfoot

Z:L/Z nches and larger may have bodies


'

drairnge fixture unitvalue

Q.783)

a- l/4inchperfoot

b'
c'

are
a. galvanized
b. die-cast
c. aluminim mre
d. castiron

e.7Sz) A domestic dishwasher, with

drainage piping shall have a grade ofslope

of notlessthan

be

Q.7971 Threads in drainase

frttfrmm dralt be

hooed to allow for

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
b.

grade

b-

c. expansion
d. economy

15 minutes

d-

30 minutes

Q.807)
Q.798) Approved strainers having an

approved waterway area are

Q.799)

Iavatories

Q.808)

urinals
bathtubs

a,
b.
c.
d.

c
d

erposed
galvanized

Q.809)

painted

Q.800) The fitting that is required for making the yoke

b.

vent

c.
d.

sanitarytee
tappedtee
doubleteebranch
wyebranch

Q.810)

Q.802) _

Q.811)

water-cooledequipment
hydmnic systenrs

are

a.
b.
c.
d.
Q.803)

deansingandsadtation

protectionoftrapseals

cusidered suds-producing fixtures

kitchensinks
ba&tubs
washingmachinestandpipes

Q.812)

alloftheabove

Unions shall be installed in


inches

of_

acontrolvalve

B.

ahousevalve

water supply system

wifin

12

Q.804)

A Z-inch vent pipe will serve

total of

Q.805)

100
300

prevent mixing of hot and cold water


prevent excessive pressure

Whenever fixtures and/or fixture fittings are installed that


require a residual water pressure higher than 15 pounds per
square inch (103.5 kPa)_

a
.
"'
c.

that minimum pressure shall be provided

d.

aandcapply

provision shall be made to use fixtures that do not require


higher residual preszure
the piping sytem shall be notless thaa copper tubing type I

Yent pipes protect fixture taps against

evaporation

b.

siphonage

c
d

clogging

cross-connections

Changes in direction of vent piping shall be made

by_

heatingthepipeandbending
welded joints where possible
threaded fittirgs ofcaulked loiats

appropriate use offittings

lvhatvents are pipesthatserve asthe drain ofone fixture


while venting another fixture?
stackvents
wet vents

reliefvents
reliefvents

Whkh of the following illustrated inthe plan bi cirmlar


template?

a
period of not less than

ft
ft

s:uppty

a
bc.
d.
Q.815)

will require cleanout at

preventscalding
prevent pollution and contamiration ofthe potable water

a
b.
c
d.

The acceptablefitting forconnecting a horizontal drain line


with another horizontal drain line is a

Water piping pressure shall be for

trap

Q.814)

a. sanitaqrtee
b. cmss tee
c, combination y and 1/8 bend
d. sideirletL/4bend

The primary reason for ilstalling baddow prevention


assemblies is to

a. 14 bathtubs
b. 15 showers
c. 24lavatories
d. lSwatercloset

direct connection to the buildilg drain through

d.

q.813)

C. regulatingequipment
D. transitionfittings

valve, gate valve and flaoge

indirect waste piping thmugb a vented trap


indirect waste by means of atr air g:ap
direct connection to the buildiag drain

c,

b.
c.
d.

The code requirement for "and adequate supplyofpotable


running water" is for

a.
b.
c.
d.

valve or double check valve and globe valve

A straight run of building seurcr


futerv'als notto exceed

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Q.801)

a- 50ft
b. 75ft

intersection wit}l t}re drainage stack is a

a water distribution
system shall be connected to the building drain by _

b.

concealed

witi

Draim, overflows, or relief pipes from

AII melleable iron vert or water fitting shall be

| 3e

badrwater or swing check valve, ard gate valve

b. backwater
c backwater

kitchensinls

10 minutes

The drainage line from an eiector shall be provided

a-

not required for

a.
b.
c.
d.

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sideview90degreesrenrard

b. isometric90@reesry

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d.
Q.816)

What device prevents excessive vacuum in

a,
b.
c.
d.
Q.817)

plan v.iew 90 degrees away

pressure vessel?

vacuumpnmp
vacuumbreaker
vacuumpressurepreventer
vacuumreliefvalve

Q.819)

Q.826)

invisible
cuttingplane

q.gZn

Q.822)

siphonic action that occurs in wall-hung urinals during


flushing prevents rhe usage ofu-aps

individual
continous waste

tlat

is suited for a particular fitting and

prpe

Q.BzB)

Q.829)

Q.830)

injection molding

Which fitting is NOT necessar5r in the insrallation of the house

corporation stop

b.
c.
d-

curbstop
water mater

meter stop

What is rhe minimum length of time (in hours) before a


jointed plastic pipe be subjected to pressure test?

What are used to keep harmfirl substances from entering the


sanitary drainage system?

interceptors

b. separators
c, valves
d- traps

stamping

a. bendingpin
b. coupling
6. fusnrliogwrench
d. ofl3et

sewer

reaming

What is the tool for straightening or bending lead pipe?

common waste

d.

trap,

a. 1
b.3
c.Z
d.4

drawing

What minimum clear distance is required whenever the


water seryice supplypipe will be laid on the same trench
witJrin the sewer line?

a single

service?

shavebook

a. 2 foot
b. t foot
c. 3 foot
d. 2 LlZ foot
Q.823)

b.

What mechanical operation is done to cut or form the fixture


or individual parts ofthe fixture?

a.
b.
c.
d.

Why do mostwall-hung urinals Not require a trap?


they are designed to have integral trap

a. driftplug
b. turn pin
c. dresser

Q.821)

fuvert
bottompipe

hidden

What tool is used for expanding the ends of lead pipe?

il

topofpipe
centerofpipe

When two or more fixhrres are permitted to use


what is tlre waste pipe for installation called?

* apply heat evenly on the fitting before placing the solder


'' onslotholes
c. thoroughly clean the joint to be soldered
, faucets should be opened on tl)e downstream side to
"' relieve pressure on tlre line before soldering
Q.820)

separators

recessed

use a solder type

[ 40

On rllllat point of &e pipe cross-section is the pipes elevation


referredto?

,-'

What step must be undertaken to avoid encountering airline


cracks on ttre soldered joint of a hot water supply system
when the water is turned on?

,.

regulators
interceptors

b. because such fixtures seldom receive solid waste


c. traps are already provided down the soil pipe

What do you call the lines tJrat are made of short and thick
dashes and are used to show the location ofrecessed objects
in the plan?

a.
b.
c.
d.

traF

b.
c.
d.

a.
b.
c.
d.

What common support is used to keep vertical pipe in


alignment?

a. ventpiping
b. vertical
c. horizontal
d. waste piping
Q.818)

Q.825)

pag

Q.831) In a plumbing plan, how is the hot water return represenGd in


between dashes?

a.
b.
c.
d.
Q.832)

single dot

doubledot
continuousdottedline

tripledots

What is the best tool for cutting cast ircn soil pipe that is
rigidly in place?

a- hacksaw
b. soil pipe ortter

c. ginder
d. hammerandchisel

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Q.834)

a.
b.
c.
d.

a.
b.

oxidation
cavitation
tuberculation
sublimation

When water heater is a combination potable water heater and


space heater, ho must potable water be maintained?

Q.843)

is used to make holes in stainless steel sinlis?

Q.844)

Which of the following does the feed cister supply water?

Q.845)

compound

d.

double

What is the recommended support spacing of vertically


installed pipe?

Which of tlre following pipes is


waste, or vent pipe?

leader

b.
c.
d.

drain
riser

Which of t}re following statements is NOT true in water

a
b.

the discharge pipe from a reliefvalve must be fapped.


when water heaters are fustalled in locations where
leakage of the tank or connections will cause damage, the
water heater must be instailed in a pan.
all water heaters mustbe provided with an approved, selfclosing (levered) pre*sure relief valve and a temperature
reliefvalve, or a combination thereof.
water heaters must be protected to prevent siphoning of

c.

a metallicorrubbercomposition
b. merallic
c. rubberorasbestossheet
d. rubberorasbestos composition

,
d'
io -r*nar.
Q.846)

is the most appropriate method in the connection of a


commercial black steel pipe which is less than 2 inches in

caulking
soldering

d.

welding
threading

Q.847)
What is meant bythe term plumbo-solvent?
the addition of chlorine to the water supply
the ability of water to dissolve lead

&e use oflead-free solder fittings

cross-hatch

b.

contour
broken
phantom

hacksaw

tubing
cuttervise

Aside from lavatory, what is dre


provided with overfl ows?

c.

otler common fixture that is

urinal

d- batlrub

smoodr subs-tance

of sewers and water services?

pipewrench

a- kirchen sink
b. slopsink

unsatisfactoeyquallty
inaccessitrility ofparts to be cleaned
waste outlet that catr rEtain water

What thin line in the plan determines the depth

c.
d.

Q.848)

to be the reference point of the building elevations

What tool is used to grip pipe and fining wben installing and
removing piping?

a.
b.
c.
d.

the ability of lvaterto dissolve copper

When fixtures are constructed of previous material, what


specific condition is permitted?

a
b.
c.
d.

Why is it that the house sewer is usually the first phase of tlre
plumbing layout that must be installed?

- as basis ofthe basementelevationand plotplan ofthe


'' brilditrg
excavation of the building may be drained during
O_
-' inclement weather
c. to serve as a starting point fior the house drain

diameer?

a.
b.
c.
d.

vertical exteffion of the soil

stack

What is the suitable gasket material for a flange union used in


gasoline conduction?

a.
b.
c.
d.

heaters?

Q.B3B) What

Q.841)

combination

b. 3ft
c. 6ft
d- zft

a thecolddistributionpipework
b. the hot storage vessel
c. asetofboosterpumps
d. a wc pan or urinal

Q.840)

complex

a4ft

a. cutterwheel
b. wood chisel
c. boltcutter
d. knockoutset

Q.839)

141

combination of pressure balancing and thermostatic control?

Q.835) Whattool

Q.837)

iron pipe rust?

a. atmoderaGtemperature
b. atacooltemperature
c. atawartrtemperafur
d. throughoutthesystem

Q.836)

nag

requirements

Q'849)

In plumbing plan, what rcpresents pipe going down with the


open side or sides ofthe cirde being at tlre higher elevation?

semicircle

b.

broken circle

solidcircle
closedcircb

d-

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and stain-resistantqualities of the fixture?

c.

nickel

a. nickel
b. copper
c. iron
d. aluminum

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Q.859) lVhat tool is favored by some phrmber for cutting plastic


pipe?

a
b.

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Q.851)

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d.

universalsaw
circlesaw
adiustablewrench
pipewrench

Which are parts of water closet?

mounting nut, housing faucet, flange assembly

b.

closet bolts, wax ring, seat, ballcock

.-'

nailing flange, sponge gasket, cross-bar

d.

access to other

a.

healthcare

b-

emergency

fixtures

Q.861) l

lhat must
wall?

and maintenance of parts

the water closet is the most efficient, the quietest

siphonjet
reversetrap

Q.B6Z)

valve

pipe pass tlrough whea it penetrates an exterior

What do lines on isometric drawing represent?

a- valves and vents


b. pipeand fittings

siphon action

Q.854) What conveys foul air from

a- controlvalve
b. protection pad
c. adapter
d. sleeve

and t}te most expensive?

a.
b.
c.
d.

person's skin that may have been exposed to a toxic or

c. vaniry
d. quick

faucetdesigned?

b. setup fastinstallation
c. pmvide for easy replacement
d. conEol the flowofwater
Q.853) Which of

What type of shower provides a means for quick rinsing of a

harmftl chemical?

srrainer,

overflow fitting
metal washer, drain assembly, lift-rod, supply tubes

Q.852) Towhatpurposeare

Q.860)

a plumbing fixture

c. pipe and fixtures


d. fixtures and fittings

or a room to

t}re outer air?

a.
b.
c.
d.

stackvent

Q.863)

leader

What is the function of bypass valve?

a.
b.

riser
localvent

Q.855) Other than nraking a quiet and peaceful house, what

is

to controlthe flowofwater
to act as relief valve in case of failure of the other valves

to equalize the pressure and temperature on boti sides

"-'

of the main valve

d.

to act as balancing valve

prevented when water hammer will be eliminated?

a. slowflowofwater
b. damage to piping
c. decreaseinwaterpressure
d. loseofairventilation

Q.864)

Which is NOT an essential need in desigrdng and in reading a


trlueprint?

a.
b.
c.
d.

Q.856) Riser diagram which are elevations or perspective views

abbreyiations
binoculars

blueprintsymbols
mathematical table

showing stacks an risers generally indicate what kind of

jobs?

Q.857)

Q.865)

What pipe indicated in the plumbing plan with a solid line?

simple

b.
c.
d.

non-complicated

complicated

b- hotwater recirculation

c. vacuum
d. fire prorccrion

easy

When are Eaps prohibited?

a. ifthey are of inverted type


if thul do not depend on interior partitions
b. parts
lor acEon

c.
O.
-'

Q.866)

they depend on concealed interior partitions or

moving parts for action

a-lloys such as brass that are used as


plumbing materials. What is t-he principal alloy found in

Q.BSB) Copper has several


brass?

e-

aluminum

What device utilizes the water delivered by the water supply


system?

or moving

if they are over 4 inches in diameter

if

drain

Q.B6A

plumbing riser

b.

plumbing fixture
plumbing pipe

d"

plumbing vent

What strength ofa hookshouldyou choose in selecting a hook


and chair that are to be ued for lifting pipes?

alittle bitstrongerthrm&echain

b.

twice as stnongas{hecftaiin

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b.

wealert}aa the chain

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sewerpipe

c. ventpipe
d. floordrain

Q.B6B) Which of the following is NOT a cause why water closet


flushes poorly?

a. cloggedflushholes
b. enoughwaterintank
c. ventisclogged
d. partialdrainblocAage
Q.869) What type

of level is

Q.877)

a
b.
c.
d.
used by plumbers

to

hydrogenandmethane
watervapourandcarbondioxide
oxygena-ndcarbon monoxide
carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide

install

undergmund plumbing?

Q.B7B) Which of the following pipes pmvides

a flow of air to or fiom


a drainage system to provide a cirrulation of air within the

a. line level
b. pipe
c. grade level
d. standardlevel
Q.870)

\rlIhat are the products of complete combustion of natural gas?

system?

How should fixtures be located in order to ensure of the

a.
b.
c"

soil

d-

waste

vent
drain

most economical installauon?

a. parallel to teach other


b. with less bends and curves
c. along a straight line
d. as close together as possible

Q.879)

a. temperatureincreaser
b. hotwaterheater

c. drermostat
d. heating element

Q.871) What is the term given to the letter/number designation


assigned to each type offixture?

a. fixture schedule
b. item number/etter
c. fixturelabel
d. fixtureid
Q.872)

What device is used to raise the temperature of some of the


domestic water supply fur use invarious fixtures?

Q.BBO) What plans are useful in planning the installation of sewerg


water seryices, building drains, and hose bibs?

What is the name of the tool used to remove pits or rough


surfaces foom valve or faucet seats?

site plans

b,

floorplans

conbur plans

d.

cross-section plans

seatdriver

b.
c.
d.

seat ramer

mechanical

seatdressing

b.
c.
d.

&readed
illegal

Q.BBI)

seatplanning

of the two weights associaGd with cast-iron is seryice


weigh! what is Se otherweight?

What type of

joint is a compression coupling?

screw

Q.873) If one

a. extraheavyweigbt
b. doubleextraserviceweight
c. lightweight
d. Iightweight
Q.874) What do you call the

a. vacant
b. vent
c. vinyl
d. vacuum
a stack?

Q.875) What is the most common repair required on fixture


faucets?

q.876)

a.
b.
c.

coldchisel

il

gouge

diamond nose chisel


capechisel

Q.BB4) What is the minimum size (in inches) of traps used on


kitchen sink waste pipe?

replacewasher

a-Z
b. 2.5

controlwaterflow
tighten the lock nut

replacesteampacking

On a sanitary waste line, what is located is Iocated in an


accessible area and attaches to the end ofthe waste pipe
the dir,ectionopposite of flow?

Q.BB3) What kind of plumbing tool is cheaply used for cutting castiron pipes, brickor stone?

a. fixuredrains
b. horizontal branches
c. wetvents
d. fixture branches

a.
b.
c.
d.

a series

of dashes with letter V separating the dashes?

drains which serve one or more

fixtures that discharge into another drain or into

Q.BBZ) lilhat pipe is indicated in the plumbing plan having

in

c.

d-

1.5

Q.885) tdlhattypeof rigidopperoipeisligbtweight?

typdwv

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d. typek

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c. u-usafeconditions
d. iporance

Q.BB6) What is Se maximum distance (in feet) between hangers for Q.895)
3 inches plastic pipe installed in 20 foot

lengths?

hat is the purpose of an air gap of a water distribution

system?

a' 5
b. 4
c. 2.5
d. 6.5
Q.BB7) What do you call the primary vent in a venting system

l,t

to

which various vent in a venting system to which various vent

&

d:mpens the shock wave created imide the rvarer

b-

elrsures that water


water supply ouilet.

."'

prevent domestic water in the building Fom flowing

d.

guardsagainstsiphonage

distributionpiping

baclnrrrards and

will not rise in the fixture ino

the

returning to the pipe main.

branches are connected?

Q.896)

a. main venr
b. yoke vent
c. ventstack
d. stackvert

Which of the following materials compositior describe a 95/5


solder?

a.
b.

c
d.

Q.BBB) Which of the following fixtures does NOT belong to the

9Soatin_Solozinc

9596lead-50/ozinc

95%tin-5% antimony
95% lead-59o antimony

group?

Q.B9A Whatistheprimarypurposeofvalve?

a. hosebibb
b. \raterspigot
c. watercooler
d. water faucet

changethedirectionoffluidflow

tr.

adjustpipesizes

c. deliver fluid
d. regularfluid

flow

Q.BBg) What prpe is represented on drawing with alternating long

dashes?
a drainpipe
b. hotwaterpipe
c. coldwaterpipe
d. ventpipe
and short

Q.B9B) What type of rigid copper pipe

is the heaviest and is used

for

undergroundwaste?

tyPek

b. typel

c.

typedwv

d- typern
Q.890)

\&hat type offixture operates under pressure from the water


supply and requires a higher supply flow

rate?

a.
b.
c.
d.
Q.891)

b.
c.
d"

The overfiow passageway from a fixture must be connected

system?
a. bottomsideoftLefixturetrap
b. inlet side of the flxture trap
c. uppersideoftleflxturetrap
d oudetsideoftheftxturetrap

Q.892) What are

designed

Q.900)

resEicted water flow of faucet?

re-adiustvalve
cleanorreplacehoseheadvalve

Which of the following factors is NOT considered in sizing the


wa&r supply piping?

a.

lengthofthepipeiuthebuilding

b-

pressure of the water supply at the source

c.
d

numberandkindoffixturesinstalled
pipcfriction

TEST)ilX

catchbasins

Q.901) Whattool

b. sewerpipes
c. subsoi! drains
d. drairnge pipe

Q.894)

to

replaceorfilterscreen
smoothoutlevernut

to collect and drain water entering the

soil?

Q.893)

What could be a solutjon to

whatportion of the plumbing

Q.899)

flushvalve
flushfixtures
flushpressure
flushtank

Which of the following is NOT

service

b.
c.
d.

perforated

a-

b.

c,
d.
a

is used to open plugged or sluggish drain piping?

drainauger
forcecup
hand-spinnerdraincable
plunger

rype of sink?

Q.902)

What type of pipe joints consisrs of a soft meral alloy of


and lead with a low melting point?

flushingrim

scullery

b.

butt-weld
solder

threaded

'ltllhat cause

d-

compression

roiority of all accidenrs in plumbing work?

a^ maErialdeftct

tin

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Q.913) Whatdrain

a
b.
c.
d.

Q.904) Which of the following is acceptable procedure when


installiug piping in a load-bearing wooden partition?

a.
b.
c.
d.
Q.905)

do

notdrillornotchthe studs

drill

make a notch not more than one-half the thickness

Q.914)

drill hole through the center ofthe studs

What tool is used to cut copper, brass, aluminum, or plastic


tubing and thin-wall conduit?

hacksaw

b.

flaringtool

c.

pipe tap

a.
b.
c.

stopandwastevalve

d.

tubingcutter

checkvalve

anglevalve
gatevalve

Q.915) What is rhe CORRECT

9Odegrees

b.
c.
d.

45 degrees

a. center-to-face
b. center-to-center
c, end-to-end
d. end-to-center

22-1/2degrees

Q.916) Which can cause obstmction of the flow of

60 degrees

wastes in

drainage piping?

60degc

b.

120 deg

c.

a.
b.
c.
d.

Code, above what

aboveroomtemperature

Q.914

d,. 212degf

Q.918)
Q.909) What device is used to ream burs out of pipe that has treen

Q.919)
a

horizontal vent

being dense, the plumbing system is disturbed


can cause corrosion on the pipe

sixty degree angle pipe

verticalpipe
forty-five degree angle pipe

kitchensink
water closet
lavatory
shower

When joints are necessary in a copper gas piping system,


what type of solder must be used?

b.
c.
d.

can block the passage of warm air into the system

horizontal pipe

Which of the following plumbing fixures is tlre MOST


commonly used?

b.
c.
d,

boltcutter

b. pipe reamer
c. wood chisel
d. cutterwheel

a.
b.
c,
d.

tie following is NOT among the basic angles


necessary to express the sanitary planning system in an

cut?

What happens when moist air is trapped in


pipe?

pocket of positive and negative pressures


pocket of low or high pressure

Which of

a.
b.
c.
d.

a. e-curve
b. snake
c. goose neck
d. auger

pocketofneutral pressure
pressuredifferential

isometric drawing?

What part of a pipe curves like the neck of a goose, and is


flexible?

hard
soft
malleable

ductile

can lead to the creation of vacuum spaces

Q.920)
Q.911-) What kind of test is used in determining whether galvanized

a. smoke
b. hammer
c. water
gas

Whatsafttydevice should plumbing construction workers


wear?

Which of the following pipes receives the discharge fiom a


water closet and conveys it to a soil stack or the building

&ain?

pipe is made of wrorrght iron or wrought steel?

and MOST accurate way to measure

outlengths ofpipe?

temperature can you consider water as hot water?

Q.912)

fixturedrain

On the outside, a globe valve looks similar to what or-her


valve?

Q.907) According to the international Plumbing

Q.910)

serves a single fixarre trap?

tudividual drain
fixture branch
horizontal branch

a hole at the sides of the snrds

Q.906) Atwhat angle do ventstacks attachto horizontal ventpipes?

Q.908)

e I45

b. sLes
c. bels
d. goggles

distribution and for other underground sen/ices?

3. 166ugh1ip6 pip6
b. plasticcoatedsteelpipe
c. terrarotta pipe
d. tin pipe

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QS21)

rd/aste

b.
c.

drain
vent

il

soil

In aplumbing plan whiclof thefiolhwing is represented by


double dots in bctrceenaadl*?

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
b. coldwater
c. ve[t
d. hotwater
Q.922) What is the

name of rhe washer that seals the bottom of a

Q.931) The provisions of the code allow an alternate material or


metiod of consruction provided it is _.

a.
b.
c.
d.

a.
b.

cushion
compression
delta

No. 42 of the Wet Standpipe

alternat"
manufachrred by a reputable organization

Q.932) In seismic

zone 1 and 2, hubless cast iron piping 5 inches or


larger suspended in exposed locations over high traffic areas,
and over four feet in length, shall be provided with support on
both sides ofthe coupling

fireextinguisher

b. firepullbox
c. fire hose cabinet
d. fire enunciator

tnle
b. falsr

c,
Which are prevented by fi,xnrre t:ap seals?

maybe

d. none

excessivedraining

Q.933)

b. siphonage and backpressure


c. free-flowing effluents
d. overflows

ofthe above

Voids around piping passing through concrete floors on the


ground shall be

a.

flanged

b. protected

Q.925) Which of the following does NOT determine the size of the
ventpipe?

a.
b.
c.
d.

accepted by the owner as anlternaG


approved by the authority having jurisdiction as

d.

Schematic Riser Diagram in Drawing 3.

approved by the architect as an alternae

t'^

mack

Q.923) Identify the equipment in

Q.924)

e 146

d. common bricks

lavatorybowl?

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pressure ofwaste flow

Q.934)

type ofplumbing fixtures to be vented

c.

sealed

d.

packed

PEX is the

a.

maximum fixture unit load

definition

for_

polyethylene

b" polybutylenex

developedlength ofthe ventpipe

c.

cmss-linkedpolyetlylene

d. noneoftheabove
Q.926)

What is the name of the tool used to remove


inside ofa water pipe?

a.
b.

bur from the

pipe vise
pipe reamer

Q.935)

c. pipe offset
d. pipethreaded

The discharge from clinical sinks ard conveyed to the


drain is defined as a waste pipe.

true

b.

false

c.

maybe

d. none

Q.927)

Which of the following methods of jointing plastics used


for discharge pip worksystems is BEST described as a
cold welding process?

a
b.
c.
d.

Q.936)

solventwelding
fusionwelding
compressionwelding
branch welding

oftle

buildirg

above

The restroom facilities in a privaG day care center are


classified as public use.

a- tnle

b.

false

maybe

d. none ofthe above

Q.92q

of

Q.937) An outlet

a.
b.
c.

aspirator
reliefvalve
atrrosphericcheckvalve
pipes subiect to condensation over food storage in
Drain
Q.938)

true
false

maybe

d. none

Q.929)

on a boiler to permit emptying or discharging


sediment is called a(an)

A permanently installed mechanical device, other than an


eiector, for removing sewage or liquid waste from a sump
is called a sewage pump.

ofthe above

a
b.
c.
d.

boilerblowoff

food-handling establishment shall be

The joint of a wall-hung lavatory, where it is in contact with


the wall, shall be

a,

b. thermally insulated

smooth

installed with

b. painted

c,

d. tested with 5 psi of air

concealed

_.

spill pan

remouled outofthe area

d. watertight
Q.939)

Q.930)

Piping in the ground shall be laid on

aErmbed

b. concree

bloclss

All

design, consruction, and worlmanship shall be in

conformity wit}r

a^ practices of &e conuactor


b. acceptedengineeringpractfoIs
r- *trndard shonnrrxqlm

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS

pas

t47

a 4ft
Q.940) Water that is safe for people to drink is referred to by this

b. 10ft

c. Bft

a. industs-ia.l water
b. potable water

d. 6ft

code as

c.

soft water

Q.950) Mechanical devices may be used to complete backfilling


where covering above any piping is atleast_imhes

d. hard water
Q.941) AII trenches deeper than the footing of any building or
strucnre and paralleling the same shall be at least

a.

*6

_.

h.
cd.

S-foot intervals

b. everyotherstory

c.

each

floornottoexceed 15 ft

72

30
36

d. Lo-footintervals
TEST)fi

Q.942) To provide watertight ioint in the floor, shower drains and


floor drains are required to be _

a.
b.

Q.951)

a.
b.
cd-

extra-heavycastiron
suitably flanged

c. coated wit}t asphalt


d. setinwaterproofcement
Q.943) No dry or chemical closet (toilet) shall be installed in any

Q.952)

building used for human habitation unless first approved by

b. plumbing inspector

c. cityclerk
d. healtlr officer
Closet bends or stubs shall be cut off so as to present
smooth surface, even with the

ab.
c.
d.

_.

Q.953)

top ofthe closet ring

acid-resistant
enamel

manualinoperation

pipingthrough_

floors,concrete
wood,concrete
concrete,masonry

noneoftheabove

The overflow pipe flom a fixture shall tre connected on t}re

a.
b.
c.

topoftheroughfloor

and_walls.

b.
c.
d-

a. owner

automatic in operation

Sleeves shall be providedto protectall

ttre

q.944)

Tanks flushing more than one urinal shall be

house or inlet side ofthe Etture trap

operation side of the fixture trap


sewer or outlet side of the fixture trap

top ofthe finish floor

bottomoftheclosetring

Q.954)

Q.945) The length along the centerline ofthe pipe and fittings is the

When a bacldlow prevention device does not bear a critical


level marking the part ofthe device that shall constitute the
critical level is the

a
a.
b.

diameter length

c.

developed length

top

b. center
c. botmm
d. outletinvert

ciranmferential length

d. diagonallength
Q.946) That portion of a drainage

system that does not drain by


gavity into the building sewer is known as a

Q.955)

a. stormsewer
b. buildingsubdrain
sewerejector
d. buildingsupply

Q.956)
A pressure surge-absorbing device operating through the
compressibility of air is called a(an)

false

maybe

ofthe above

Galvanized sheet steel of not less than 16 U.S. gauge may be


used to make disfiqr25hing sinks

for_

restaurants

h. Iunch counters
c. commercialbuildings

a. flushometervalve
b. hammer arrestor

c.

true

b.
c.

d. none

c.

Q.947)

Unsanitary and insanitary share the same meaning

d-

air chamber

residentialbuildings

d. bacldowpreventer

Q.957)
(l.P.S.) 3/4 inch, except for gas piping installed
horizontally shall be supported at approximately

Q.948) Threaded pipe

a.

_.

S-foot intervals

b. 10-foot intervals
c. lZ-footintervals
d. L5-foot intewals

By code

definition,

a stack is always

_.

a. straight
b. vertical
c. horizontal
d. exposed
Q.gsB)

All pipe, prpe finings" trapq


used

ir plunhing qr*m

ftores,

Sam be

marerials, and devices

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
b.

A combination building sewer is

combiration of all sewer and drainage piping fuom inside


-'- and outsideofthebuilding
buildingsewerthatconveysindustrialwaste and
,b.-Y

Q.968)

Q.961)

Zori

d,.

30/o

c.0.5of1percent

d.
Q.969)

a
b.
c"
d.

Fixture connectionsbetween drainage pipes and water


closets shall be made

Q.971)

with_.

shall

a.
b.
c.
d.

Q.972')

he_.

identified for restricted use


protectedfromdamage
approved ifacceptable by the owner

buildings with plumbing fixtures


buildings with emergency drain systenrs

lgildings with storm drain systems


buildings with or without plumbing fixtures

The building drain from t}le front building may be extended


to the rear building when bo& buildings are located

vertical
horizontal
crookedpipe
diagonalpipe

tlat is an extensive compilation of pmvision


covering broad subiect matter is the definition for
A standard

a.
b.

listed
legaldocument

code

d.

standards

_.

cannot be used)

Fixtures havingconcealedslip-jointconnections shallbe

providedwith-.
a. a utility space or access panel
b. a ladderand alightfixture
c. redbrassfittings
d. rubbergasket

AII piping fixtures and equipment shall be adequately


supported in accordance with the

_.

a. contractor
b. code
c. owner
d. engineer
Q.974)

Test gauges shall not have a pressure range more than

The minimum wall thickness for tlreaded plastic pipe shall


be

a.
b.

_.

schedule40
scheduleS0

c l/8inch
d- U16imh

_ the

test pressure.

a.
b.

equel

c.

twice
15 psi

d.

60psi

Q.975) All rrnterials,


Q.966)

with

relocated to avoid interference

a. on an interior (when driveway


b. 300 ft from tle public sewer
c. 200 ft fiom the public sewer
d. onacornerlot
Q.965)

orprivate sewage disposal

A pipe that makes an angle of not more than 45 degree

Q.973)
Q.964)

b.
c.
d.

Piping fixtures, or equipment rhat are installed so that they


interfere with normal operation and use of windows or doors

authority having jurisdiction


plumbing inspector or departrnent
buildingdeparunent
administrativeauthority

the vertical is considered

a. expansionioints
b. unions
c. flanges
d. hotpouredcompound
Q.963)

10 percent

A connection to the public sewer,


system, is required for

a.
b.
6.
d.

surgetank
daytank
expansiontank
flushometertank

thal

hdividual responsible for


enforcing the requirements ofa code or standard is the

L00/o

Q.970)

less

The organization, office, or

SD/o

fixhrres for flushing purposes is a (an) _ *

Q.962)

of1 percent

1 percent

sewer tha[ conveys both sewage and storm water

A device integated within an air accumulator vessel that is


designed to discharge a predetermined quantity ofwater to

a.
b.
c,
d.

0.2

drains that convey waste and storm water

Gutters in public showerrooms shall be sloped not less than

a.
b.
c.

Solder and fluxes used in piping system corveying potable

water are prohibited when the lead content exceeds.

a.
b.

domestrc sewage

Q.960)

148

(a)_

a.

c. building
d. building

a. permissible if constructed of concrete


b. prohibited
c. allowedinbusstations
d. required in large associations

approved by the authority having jurisdiction

c. freefromdefecs
d. allofdreabove
Q.959)

pag

fixnrres, or devices used or ertering into the


construction ofplumbing and drainage systems shall

a-

conform to approved applicable sandards


conform to the job specifications

b.
c. conformtopriceiob
d- conform to materials

availability

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
eliminatd_.
a. to complywith accessibility
b. forgangshowers

c.
d.

a
b.

standards

c
d.

inhospiralsonly

Tub waste openings in framed construction shall be protected


completely covering the opening with plywood collars
metal collars or screens

filling the annular space witi approved fiber material

Burred ends of aII pipe and tubing shall be

_.

Q.979)

avoided by use of special cutting tools


confined to exposed and readily accessible locations

at_

a.
b.

4 foot intervals

c.
d.

L0 footintervals

L2-footintervals

approved

Q.982)

fuel-gaspiping
medical gas piping
plumbingappurtenance

Surlaces to be joined by soldering or brazed shall be cleaned


bright by

_.

shall be protected

mechanical or manual means

aself-cleaningflux
a corrosive flux
sulfuricacid

joint obtained by ioining of metal parts with metallic


mixtures of alloys that meh at a terperahrre up to and
including 840 degree F is a

a.
b,

brazedjoint
solderedjoint

c.

metallic joint
flaredjoint

d.
byan

Q.989) Disposal of sewagg or other liquid waste, shall be by means of

_-

reliefvalve
vacuumbreaker
meteringvalve
autornatic switch

a.
b.
c
d

The minimum distance from a side wall or partition to the


centerofa urinal shall
inches

Q.990)

be

the drainage system ofthe building or premises

sewageretainingtanks
subsurfaceleachingpits
chemical toilets

A device installed in a drainage system to prevent reverse

flowis

a6
b. 12
c. 18

sewageejector

b.

checkvalve

d,

c.
d.

backflowpreventor
bacldlowvalve

24

Any pressure less t}tan thatexerted byafinospheric is a(an)

a. vacuum
b. negativepressure
c. atmosphericpressure
d. positivepressure

Q.991)

a.
b.
c.
d.

is

Q.992)

tlap

With two noted exceptiong all shower compartments and


receptors shall be capable of encompassing a _ diameter
cirde.
33-inch

30"

measuredfrom_

the inlet of the trap to the botrom of the

24-inch

be less

a L2"
b. 15"
c. 24*

the crown weirto the top of the dip of the rrap

b.
c.
d.

centerofurinal shall not

than

the outlet of &e trap to the bottom of the trap


the inletof the trap to Ule outletofthe trap

The distance between the

dQ.983) Theverticaldeptlofatrapseai

Q.984)

potable water piping

_*

6 foot intervals

Q.980) Everywatersupplyto aurinal

Q.gBl")

Q.988)

Two-inch horizontal mpper tubing drain pipe shall be


supported

a.
b.
c.
d.

a.
b.
c.
d.

a. painted to reduce friction


b. reamed to the frrll bore of the pipe of tube

c.
d.

insidepipestandard
insidepipesize

flashings

Q,987)
Q.978)

ironpipestandard
imnpipesize

When installing
the Authority Having lurisdiction shall
require evidence ofthe competency ofthe installers.

a.
b.
c.
d.

by-.
a.
b.
c.
d.

e l4e

notpennitted

Q.986)

Q.977)

pag

Q.993)

Wall-mounted water closets shall be securely bolted to

the wall

b.
c.
d.

acarrierfitting

3Ginch

aclosetbend

true

b.

false

rnaybe

d.

Q.994)

double nrro by six studs

A drinking fountaininstalled outside shall be connectedto an


approved drainage system.

30-inch

_.

nore ofthe above

Screws or

bols for seuing

fur

mounted fixhrres shall be

PTUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMEMS
a. brass
b, alumirum
c. gdvasizedsteel
d, die-castaim
Q.995)

E996)

The

bwestportionof&ein*ide

the_

itryertmass

b.
c,
d.

invert
flatye.nt
bottom

Wipedioints are permittedwith

a.
b.

of ahorizontalpipe iscalled

*.

lead
steel

c. plastie
d. castircr
Q-99n Whenbrazirgthe alloysslullhaveamelfingtemperaurreof
least-

Q.998)

degrees F.

800

b.

BitO

c.

10fi)

d"

1200

Shower pan linings may be consfructed \pith

Z6b&sgangecopper

b. zinc-o*dse-el

Q999)

c.

15poudsasphdtElt

d,

3 pounds per square foot lead

A pipe iaside a building that conveys storm water


rcof b a sftm drair is called a(an)

ftom

tle

:L corducbr
b. buildingstonndrain
c. rainleader
d. adduc-tor
Q.1000)

No plumbing

privab
locared

"-

systen, draiuage system, building sewer,


disposal system, or partsthercof, shall be

se$,"age

in-

-' -n dre lot


that is the site of the building
servedbysuch hcilities
the nalls, floors, or undergrouad in any building
any lot orher

b.
c. pipeac(ssqraeswhere accessiblefurrepair
d. arygarage, orequipmentor locker mom

at

nag

I so

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
a.

The lowestportion
the

Q.1003)

oftle

inside ofahorizontal pipe is called

Wiped joints are permitted with

a.
b.

lead

c.
d.

plastic

Q.1004)

_.
q.10os)

steel

degrees F.

Q.1006)

a. 800
b. 840
c. 1000
d. 1200
Q.998)

true
false

c. maybe
d. none oftie above
A device and system ofpiping that maintains a water seal in

trap

is called a trap primer.

b.

false

c.

maybe

d.

noneoftheabove

A mixing valve that senses outlet temperature and


compensates for fluctuations in incoming hot or cold water
temperature is a

_.

Shower pan linings may be constructed with

combination t}termostatic/pressure-balancing
thermostatic (temperature confol) valve

_
Q.1007)

The distance between the wall to the center of water closet


shall not be less than

buildingstormdrain

c.

rain leader

a.

flushtanks

d-

adductor

b.
c.

flowcontrol

d.

lever valves

Q.1008)

conductor

No plumbing system, drainage system, building sewer,


private sewage disposal system, or parts tlrereoi shall

be

Q.1009)

located in
any lot

otier than the lot that

is the site of the

building

^ served by such flacilities


o'
b. the walls, floors, or underground in any truilding
c. pipe access spaces where accessible for repair
d. any garage, or equipment or locker room

The combination of fittings that may be used to make an


offset and is considered a vertical pipe are:

a. 1-45 degree and 1-45 degree


b. 1-60 degree and 1-45 degree
c. 1-90 degree and 1-45 degree
d. 2-90 degree and 1-45 degree

gatevalves

Static pressure is pressure existing without any flow.

a.

true

b.
c.

false

maybe

none ofthe above


A documen! the main text of which contains only
mandatory provisions using the word "shall" to indicate
requiremen6, is best described as a

a. code
b. standard
c. law

When supporting horizontal piping S-inches in diameter with


hangers, a _ inch diameter rod shall be used,

tL
b. r/2
c 5/8
d. 3/8

Automatically controlled flushometer valves may tre


substituted for _

d.

Q.1o1o)

TEST)O(I

Q.1001)

--

a. 12"
b. 15'
c. 24"
d. 30'

a.
b.

Q.1000)

valve

c, pressure-balancingvalve
d. none oftle above

A pipe inside a building that conveys storm water from t]le


roofto a strom drain is called a(an)

Q1002)

a.

b.

a.
b.

a. 26 b&s gauge copper


b. zinc-coated steel
c. 15 pounds asphaltfelt
d. 3 pounds per square foot lead
Q.999)

PEX piping may be coupled together with shielded


couplings.

a. true

When brazing, the alloys shall have a melting temperature ofat

branchvent

a remote

castiron

least

The principal artery ofthe venting system to which


branches may be connected is called the _

a.

a. inyert mass
b. invert
c, flatvent
d. trottom

Q.997)

I s0

b. vertical vent
c. vent
d. main vent

q.996)

brass

b. aluminum
c- galvanized steel
d. die-castzinc
Q.995)

pag

d.
Q.1011)

Iegal document

It is prmitted to drill and tap a vent pipe to connect an


indirect waste pipe.
rit

a.

true

b.
c.

maybe

d.

noneoftheabove

false

Q.1012) Drinkingfountains

shall notbe installed in

a. public toilet rooms


b. schoolyards
c. bars
Ryan

Escote

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
d.
Q.1013)

restaurants

Joints at the roo{ around pipes, shall be made watertight


by the use of

_.

a.
b.

a sealing compound

c.
d,

continuous waste system

| 51

combination waste and vent system

Q.1024)

durhamwasteandventsystem
Horizontalhublesspipeshallbebracedatnotmoret}ran

40-foot intervals to

a.
b.
c.
d.

An unconfined space is a room or space havingavolume


ofthe aggregate input rating ofall
equal to at least
tlre fueltrurning appliances in the space.

a. 10 cu. ft per btu/hr


b. 25 cu. ft per 1,000 btu/hr
c. 50 cu. ft per 1,000 btu/hr
d. 100 cu ft per btu/hr

Q.1025)

Q.1015) The type of acceptable joints for PEX shali

a.

metal insert or metal compression

b.

solventcemented

c.

sheildedcoupling

d"

mechanical

Q.1016)

solventwaste andventsystem

ge

flashing material

c. l5poundfelt
d. oakum
Q.1014)

a.
b.

pa

Lre

noise
leaking

vertical movement
horizontal movement

Connections between drain and floor outletplumbing


fixtures must be made with rvhich of the following?

a,
b.
c.
d.

prevent_.

mechanicalioints
electromericseal
schedule-40joints
floor flanges

Q.1026) If ever it is impractical to install the horizontal drainage

Water closet set side by side shall be no closer tlan

a, 15 inches
b, 30 inches
c. 24 inches
d. 18 inches

piping following the required minimum slope due to some


reasonable constraints, what is the least required slope that
is allowed?

centerto center
center to center

a.
b.
c.
d.

center to center
center to center

Q.1017) Pipe,ointmaterial shallbe insoluble

inwater, nontoxic, and

O.Sa/o

1,.5Vo
Z.Ot/o

1.0

applied

Q.1018)

a.

-. tlreads only
on male

b.

on pipe tlreads and inside fittings

c.
d.

oninsidefittingthreadsonly

q.1020)

Q.1021)

in warm weather only

Roofs, inner courts, vents shafts, lightwells, or similar


areas having rainwater drains shall discharge to a

a.
b.
c.
d.
Q.1019)

q.1027)

outside of t]le buildingor to the gutter

two urinals

a.

burned

b.

swaged

c.
d.

sealed with epoxy cement

_.

temperature and pressure reliefvalve

a.
b.
c.
d.

temperature relief valve


is a group

ventpipe?

circuitvent
drain
continuous vent
cross connection

system?

1-1/4 inches od
L-3/8 inches od
7-1/2 inches od

a.
b.

deoxygenation

c.

vacuum

carbonation

d- flushing
i1

1-114 inches od

Q.1022) gutters in public shower rooms

shall be sloped not less

than

a. Zoh
b. 3o/o
5o/o

Q.1023) Ahorizontal drainthatis

carbonized

Q.1030) What is the term used which implies siphonage in piping

soldered or brazed

The diameter ofwaste and overflow for a batltub shall not


be less than

c.

d.
q.1029) What

three urinals

Joints in copper shower pan liners shall be

a.
b.
c.
d.

clarified

oxidized

b. stopvalve
c. ter,nperingvalve

Manually controlled flushometer valves shall be used to


flush more than

four urinals

c.
d.

a.

sump with pump discharge into the house drain

d.

crude

system comt ines to protect


against excessive temperature and pressure build-ups?

private sewage disposal system

one urinal

a.
b.

Q.1028) Whattype ofvalve in a water

sanitarysewage system

a.
b.
c.

\4/hat type of sewage has not received any treatrnent?

sizedto provide free movement

ofair above the flow line ofthe drain is called a

Q.1031) What sewage includes the wastes from mehl and chemical
plants, oil refineries, laundries, diary plants and breweries?

a.
h.

residential

c.
d.

industrial
institutional

Q.1032)

commercial

Unless prohited by structural conditions, what is the


reference ofeach vertical vent pipes before offsett-ing
horizontally to join the stack vent or vent stack?

RyanA Escote

PLUMBINGAND SANITARYELEMENTS
a.

invertoftrap

b.

highestflood level rim of fixture


water level inside the trap

c.

Q.1041)

d. airgapoffixture
Q.1033)

For a discharge capacity in the excreta drainage system of


1.0 to 1.89 per second, what is its assigned equivalent
fixture unit when there is an intermittent flow in the
system?
d.

Q.1037)

schulu

c.

smith

d.

drake

Q.1043)

Which of the following commonly carries both storm water


or sewage?

a.
b.

mixed drain

c.
d,

combined sewer

subsoil drain

Q.1044)

sanitary sewer

Ifthe potable water supplyisbeingconnected to a nonpotable water source, with what reduced pressure device
should connections be made?

Ieaders

tlVhattype ofwater closetis installed in sucha


does not touch tJre floor?

a.

hanger

b.

c.

wall-hung
carrier

d.

handy

a.
b.

protectiveconcreting

c.
d.

protective handling
protective wrapping

protective coating

back flow preventer

b.

airgap

c.

vacuum breaker

system classified?

d.

doublecheckvaives

a.

common vent

tr.

reliefvent

c.

island vent
branchvent

Q.1045)

expansion tank

c.

flushometertank
daytank

Q.1046)

-.

c.

baclclvaterpreventer

d.

backflow preventer

clarification

c.
d

dilution

Q.1044

a.

a receptacle installedto collectand drain


store water from an open area?

a. combination
b. splitdrain
c, area drain
d. floor drain

sedimentation

a. diagonallength

flush(correctanswer)

Q"1048) Whatdo youcall

filtration

The length alongthe centerline


the

What tank is integral with water closet, urinal, or similar


fixtures for flushing or removing excrements in the fixture?

t,. septic
c. drain
d. cistern

Q.1039) What is the process by which suspended matter in sewage


subsidies and is deposited by gravity?

a.
b.

national master plumbing association ofthe philippines


national agency ofmaster plumtring in the philippines

c, national master plumbers association of the philippines


association of masters plumber of the
, national
d.
, _..
pnillpplnes

What device is usedto preventbackflow into a potable


water supply?

backflowvalve
backwatervalve

What does NAMPAP mean

a.
b.

surge tank

a.
b.

How do you call an auxillary ventwhich provides


additional circulation ofair in or between a drainage

d.

A device integrated within an airaccumulator vessel thatis


designed to discharge a predetermined quantity ofwater to

waythatit

Which of the following is a common form of protection


from corrosion for pipes passing through concrete?

a.

a.
b.

used to conveystorm water from a

b, conductors
c. wetstacks
d. stacks

fixture drain

d.

Q.1040)

durham

a.

fixtures for flushing purposes is a(an)

Q.1038)

a.

b.

roof drain to appoint of disposal?

a. horizontal stack
b. branch supply
c. trap arm

Q.1036)

| 52

What system describes soil or waste system where all


piping are ofthreaded pipe, tutring or other such rigid
construction using recessed drainage fittings to correspond
to the types of piping?

Q.1042) Whatinterior pipes are

Q.1034) What do you call a drainage piping tiat extends fiom the trap
ofa fixture to appoint connection with another drain pipe?

Q.1035)

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b.2
c.4
d.6

d.

Fag

oftle pipe

and

sewer

fittirgs is

Q.1049)

Vyhat pipe carries potable water fiom t}te water meter or


other source ofwater supply to a building or other point of
use or distribution on tlre lot

b.
c.

diameter length

circumferentiallength

a.

building supply

d.

developed length

b.

liquifier
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c, water distributor
d. waterregular
Q.1050)

Which of the following types of traps allowed?

traps which depend upon moving parts to maintain a

b.
c.

p-traps

d.

bell traps

seal

crown-ventedtrap

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