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Daily Quiz (12)

True or false: Preservationists sometimes frown on use of penetrating sealers to protect the masonry substrates of historic structures.

What Cabinet department sets standards for the treatment of historic structures?

Which government department publishes standards on restoration of historic properties?

Which process aims to depict a building at a particular time in its history by preserving materials from the period of significance and removing materials from other periods?

True or False? Some historic preservationists might object to the use of a clear, penetrating sealer on the masonry walls of an historic structure.

True or false: Preservationists prefer penetrating sealers over coatings to protect masonry substrates on historic structures.

What organization publishes the Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties?

Which of the following organizations is planning to develop a set of national standards for repairing, restoring and weatherization of older and historic windows?

In the US Department of the Interior’s “Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties,” what is said about sandblasting of historic materials?

True or false: Preservationists always prefer penetrating sealers over coatings on masonry substrates in work to preserve historic structures.

What is the definition of historic preservation, according to the National Park Service?

Penetrating sealers are sometimes avoided by conservators on the masonry substrates of historic structures for what reason?


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