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Daily Quiz (12)

True or false: Among solar shingle manufacturers, two leading companies are Sherwin-Williams and Benjamin Moore.

True or false: In describing the performance of cool roof coatings, thermal emittance and solar reflectance are synonymous terms.

What company participated in a Department of Energy-sponsored research project to develop an accelerated solar reflectance test for roofing products?

Reflectance and emittance are important properties of what type of coatings?

In what organization is the Heat Island Group?

Which of the following does NOT have a significant effect on the solar reflectance level or reflective roof coatings over time, according to a study by the Reflective Roof Coatings Institute (RRCI)?

True or false: Solar reflectance and thermal emittance are two terms for the same performance property of a reflective roof coating.

True or false: Even in dark colors, IR-pigmented coatings on metal roofs can meet Energy Star requirements for solar reflectance.

The biggest drop in a coating’s solar reflectance occurs in what time period, according to a recent field performance study by the Reflective Roof Coatings Institute?

What ingredients can make a dark-colored coating solar-reflective?

Which of the following did a recently completed study by the Reflective Roof Coatings Institute (RRCI) determine does NOT have a significant effect on solar reflectance level with aging of the surface?

True or false: Even in dark colors, IR-pigmented coatings on metal roofs can meet Energy Star requirements for solar reflectance.


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