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Check all that apply.","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"10","questionImagePath":null,"position":3,"explanation":"[A] Shop drawings show installation details for the actual product to be used in the project (A). Equipment operating data (B) are indicated in product data submittals. Color and texture (C) are shown on schedules and specifications prepared by the archit","question_score_id":null,"lang":null,"questionAudioPath":null},{"id":166296,"quiz_id":"10082","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"0","created_at":"2017-01-24 02:03:47","updated_at":"2017-01-24 02:04:45","questionName":"When preparing specifications relating to moisture control, an architect should rely on","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"10","questionImagePath":null,"position":0,"explanation":"[D] When preparing specifications, the architect must review the manufacturer\\u0027s literature to determine if the product specified is appropriate for the application (A). Any specification must at least meet the minimum standards established by the loc","question_score_id":null,"lang":null,"questionAudioPath":null},{"id":166300,"quiz_id":"10082","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"0","created_at":"2017-01-24 02:03:48","updated_at":"2017-01-24 02:04:45","questionName":"A Project Manual contains I.\\tthe drawings. II.\\tthe general conditions of the contract for construction. III.\\tthe instructions to bidders. IV.\\tsample contract administration forms. V.\\tthe bid form.","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"10","questionImagePath":null,"position":4,"explanation":"[C] A Project Manual contains the technical specifications and other contractual and administrative documents, such as those in choices II, Ill, and IV, but it does not include the drawings (I), although it may contain a list of the drawings. 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[KAPLAN CDS LESSON 1]","question_score_id":null,"lang":null,"questionAudioPath":null},{"id":166302,"quiz_id":"10082","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"0","created_at":"2017-01-24 02:03:48","updated_at":"2017-01-24 02:04:45","questionName":"Cash allowance specifications","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"10","questionImagePath":null,"position":6,"explanation":"[A] See page 15 for a discussion of cash allowance specifications. [KAPLAN CDS LESSON 1]","question_score_id":null,"lang":null,"questionAudioPath":null},{"id":166297,"quiz_id":"10082","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"0","created_at":"2017-01-24 02:03:47","updated_at":"2017-01-24 02:04:45","questionName":"Construction work is divided among the construction trades in accordance with I.\\tthe specifications.\\t II.\\tthe drawings.\\t III.\\ttrade union rules.\\t IV.\\tthe general contractor\\u0027s judgment.\\t","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"10","questionImagePath":null,"position":1,"explanation":"[C] Although the drawings and specifications organize information, the general contractor divides the construction trades in accordance with trade union rules (Ill) and business judgment (IV). See page 9. 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[KAPLAN CDS LESSON 1]","question_score_id":null,"lang":null,"questionAudioPath":null},{"id":166307,"quiz_id":"10082","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"0","created_at":"2017-01-24 02:03:48","updated_at":"2017-01-24 02:04:45","questionName":"When evaluating substitutions proposed by the contractors, an architect should consider all of the following factors EXCEPT","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"10","questionImagePath":null,"position":11,"explanation":"[D] The warranty (A), code compliance (B), and maintenance costs (C) must be comparable for a product to be approved as a substitute for a specified product. Installation equipment is not considered by the architect, although if the in-place cost of the p","question_score_id":null,"lang":null,"questionAudioPath":null},{"id":166305,"quiz_id":"10082","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"0","created_at":"2017-01-24 02:03:48","updated_at":"2017-01-24 02:04:45","questionName":"All of the following statements about performance specifications are true EXCEPT","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"10","questionImagePath":null,"position":9,"explanation":"[C] Descriptive specifications explain all components of the specified items in detail (C). Statements A, B, and D correctly describe performance specifications. 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