COMMERCIAL COATINGS PREVIOUS QUIZZES


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2019
What was the original name of the organization now named the International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants?

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2019
True or false: Epoxy coatings formulated for application over green concrete (less than 28 days of cure) must contain inhibitive pigments.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2019
True or false: According to the EPA, the national level of inhalable particles in the air, based upon monitoring at 121 sites, has decreased 26% between 1990 and 2018.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2019
True or false: Air barriers must be able to withstand greater pressures than vapor barriers can.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2019
True or false: According to NIOSH, engineering controls include the use of personal protective equipment.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2019
What is the relationship between a discontinuity and a holiday in a coating?

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2019
Pigments that overlap one another in a coating film and thereby create a tortuous path for the migration of moisture to the substrate beneath the coating have what name?

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2019
True or false: When installing flooring materials, commercial flooring contractors are not concerned about the level of fly ash in the concrete mix.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2019
True or false: There is only a visual method for determining the surface profile on a concrete substrate after surface preparation.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2019
Which of the following is not cited in an ASTM standard as a cause of change in the solar reflectance of a new building envelope surface?

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2019
What JPCL contributor is a fellow of ASTM, ICRI and ACI, as well as a recipient of JPCL’s Clive Hare Honors?

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2019
True or false: A moisture content of 15%, as measured by a moisture meter, is generally considered the upper limit for successful painting of wood.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2019
True or false: WUSI is the name of software that can be used to calculate the hygrothermal behavior of multi-layer building components exposed to natural weathering.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2019
True or false: The US Green Building Council partners with AIA and CSI to develop and publish the consensus-based United States National CAD Standard.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2019
What organization offers the Spanish-language manual, Manual De Seguridad Y Campo De Salud?

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2019
The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command helped what organization to create a web-based tool for selecting and specifying architectural coatings?

MONDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2019
True or false: The Healthy Product Declaration Collaborative has three categories of members: users, manufacturers and ecosystem.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2019
True or False: One type of factory-applied finish used over hot-dipped galvanized steel is plastisol.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2019
True or false: SSPC has a recently developed guide to selecting concrete floor coatings.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2019
True or false: In coating work the term "operating mix" refers to the proportioning of components in a plural component spray operation.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2019
True or false: Aggressive application of dehumidification to dry a concrete floor slab should begin immediately after placement.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2019
Which of the following organizations has standards for selecting and using concrete repair materials?

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2019
True or false: Polysiloxanes are a variation on polyurethane coating chemistry that allows for faster curing times and higher film builds.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2019
True or false: Recently, the European Commission officially decided to classify titanium dioxide in its powder form as not suspected of causing cancer to humans.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2019
True or false: A destructive test for measuring humidity in concrete requires holes to be drilled into a floor slab to accept sleeves into which probes are inserted.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2019
True or false: $12 billion in infrastructure work needed by U.S. National Parks is currently under deferred maintenance.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2019
True or false: CCAS stands for Corrosion Control Application Specialist, an SSPC training program.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2019
True or false: The most common types of primers for metal roofs are formulated from acrylics containing some form of zinc pigment for corrosion resistance, according to a JPCL article.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2019
What organization produces the Trade Best Practices Series about the painting industry?

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2019
True or false: Topcoats based on vinyl silane binders exhibit lower costs than alternative chemistries such as polyurethane, while offering overall improved performance, according to a JPCL article.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2019
True or false: According to MIT News, cement production makes up about 8% of all greenhouse gas emissions.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2019
True or false: One study has found that a spray polyurethane roofing systems is recoated every 15 years, on average.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2019
True or False? Powder coatings are sometimes used on architectural aluminum.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2019
True or false: Radio frequency technology is sometimes used in instruments for detection of moisture levels in concrete.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2019
True or false: Polyester fabrics are the most common reinforcements used with elastomeric coatings in fluid-applied roof membranes, according to an article on PaintSquare.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2019
True or false: Oak Ridge National Laboratory recently published results of a study about how cool roofs can mitigate the effect of urban heat waves.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2019
True or false: The Cool Roof Rating Council worked with the Roof Coating Manufacturers Association to create a Product Category Rule for roof coatings.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2019
True or false: A German environmental assessment methodology for new construction was adapted this year for use in the United States.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2019
True or false: Methyl methacrylate coatings are not specified for concrete floors.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2019
True or false: Power tools can be used to burnish a steel surface and thereby to improve surface profile.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2019
True or false: Neutral colors such as beige on classroom walls benefits student performance the most, according to a PaintSquare writer.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2019
Of 8,400 classrooms for 3-K through first grade in New York City, how many were found to be contaminated with lead paint during inspections in 2019?

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2019
What organization conducts research on safety and health issues and provides technical assistance to OSHA?

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2019
True or false: Silver is sometimes used as a biocidal agent in coatings.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2019
True or false: The two types of dehumidifiers are desiccant and refrigerant.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2019
True or false: “By 2020 transparency will have permeated the world of building products,” says an article in PaintSquare Press.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2019
True or false: The Architectural Spray Coaters Association has a specification for coatings applied to architectural aluminum.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2019
True or false: Citric acid is not an environmentally benign material for etching concrete.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2019
True or false: Testing of fire-resistive materials for a cellulosic fire requires a gradually increasing temperature until it reaches 2,000 F after an hour.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2019
Generally, coating materials with what perm rating or higher are considered permeable?


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