Engineering Drawing MCQ Practice Test - Set 01 - ObjectiveBooks

# Practice Test: Question Set - 01

1. This type of projection is when projectors are parallel to each other, but are at an angle other than 90 degrees to the plane of projection:
(A) Oblique projection
(B) Perpendicular projection
(C) Aesthetic projection
(D) Angular projection

2. Generally, the units used on an architectural drawing are set to __________.
(A) Architectural
(B) Engineering
(C) Metric
(D) Civil

3. A line drawn with a long section, short dash, and another long section is a __________.
(A) Hidden feature
(B) Center of a circle
(C) Center axis of a hidden cylinder

4. Before starting an isometric drawing in Auto-CAD the drafter needs to ________.
(A) Set the grid to isometric
(B) Set the current layer to Def-points
(C) Turn Object Snap off
(D) Turn Ortho off

5. A cylinder can be created by drawing a rectangular shape then the ________ tool.
(A) Revolve
(B) Sweep
(C) Extrude
(D) None of the above

6. The text height for room names should be set to ________for a drawing that will be plotted to a scale of ¼" = 1'-0".
(A) 4"
(B) 5"
(C) 6"
(D) 8"

7. In order to convert fractional inches into decimal inches __________.
(A) Look on a metric conversion chart
(B) Divide the numerator (top number) by the denominator (bottom number)
(C) Check the engineer's scale
(D) All of the above

8. When lettering a CAD drawing, for clarity you should limit the number of fonts to:
(A) One
(B) Two
(C) Three
(D) Any number

9. The Offset tool should only be used for placing _________ in an isometric drawing.
(A) Circles
(B) Horizontal lines
(C) Vertical lines
(D) None of the above

10. The Conceptual Visual Style tool is located on the ________ toolbar.
(A) Visual Styles
(B) Modify
(C) 3-D Modeling
(D) All of the above

11. The first step in creating a traditional technical drawing is to ________.
(A) Draw a series of guide lines
(B) Set up the meter line
(C) Align the paper so that it will be positioned square to the parallel bar
(D) Sharpen the leads in the technical pens

12. To insure that everyone understands what the electrical symbols represent it is customary to include a ________ on the electrical sheet.
(A) List
(B) Part number
(C) Electrical legend
(D) Electrical layer

13. The primary unit of measurement for engineering drawings and design in the mechanical industries is the:
(A) Millimeter
(B) Centimeter
(C) Meter
(D) Kilometer

14. In order to create an isometric circle to represent a hole through the top surface of a box, the drafter must insure that the correct iso-plane has been selected by scrolling through the iso-planes using the ________ key.
(A) F1
(B) F3
(C) F5
(D) F8

15. The default position of the UCS icon is positioned at ________ on the Auto-CAD grid.
(A) 0, 0, 0
(B) 10, 10, 10
(C) 20, 20, 20
(D) None of the above

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