COMMERCIAL COATINGS PREVIOUS QUIZZES


MONDAY, MARCH 25, 2019
True or false: SSPC’s Coating Application Specialist Standard is issued jointly with the American Coatings Association.

FRIDAY, MARCH 22, 2019
What organization has Training Validation and Product Validation programs?

THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2019
In the Million Cool Roofs Challenge, how much money will be awarded to the winning team that has demonstrated the best sustainable and transferable model for rapid deployment of cool roofs in a developing country and best meets the judging criteria?

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2019
True or false: The EPA, after banning the sale of methylene chloride paint strippers to consumers, has established a training, certification and limited access program for contractors who wish to continue to use the stripper.

TUESDAY, MARCH 19, 2019
True or false: One of SSPC’s standards for hand-tool cleaning of steel before painting requires a surface profile.

MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2019
True or false: Ion exchange pigments provide antifouling properties to coatings.

FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2019
True or false: A large public school system wanting to paint its buildings could specify SSPC-QP 8 in order to acquire an SSPC-certified contractor for the work.

THURSDAY, MARCH 14, 2019
True or false: A high-solids version of a polyaspartic coating is designed for direct-to-concrete application.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13, 2019
True or false: One mil of surface profile is required on concrete to be treated with a siloxane sealer.

TUESDAY, MARCH 12, 2019
True or false: The relative ability of a roof surface to radiate absorbed heat is called solar reflectance.

MONDAY, MARCH 11, 2019
True or false: Typical ranges of electrostatic transfer efficiency are anywhere from 85 to 95 percent, depending on the target type and other factors, according to an industry expert.

FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 2019
True or false: The Texas Department of Transportation has a test procedure titled “Determining the Graffiti Resistance of Anti-Graffiti Coatings.”

THURSDAY, MARCH 7, 2019
What organization produced a structural silicone glazing guide in 2018?

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6, 2019
True or false: OSHA has used drones for inspection of worksites.

TUESDAY, MARCH 5, 2019
True or false: According to OSHA, inhalation hazards that can be derived from a concrete substrate when abrasive blasting include asbestos and silicates but not silica sand.

MONDAY, MARCH 4, 2019
Who wrote in a JPCL article about the cure time required before coating concrete, “The problem with the magic 28-day number is that there is just as much empirical evidence that 28 days isn’t necessary, as there is for its requirement for a longer cure time prior to coating."

FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 2019
According to a recent JPCL article, coatings that combat noise, heat or air pollution have what general name?

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2019
True or false: For exposed structural steel on a stadium located in a cold, damp environment, moisture-cured polyurethane was recommended in a Problem Solving Forum.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2019
True or false: An epoxy ester coating is a two-component material.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2019
True or false: The US Green Building Council awards a certification for conforming with the requirements in the Green Guide for Health Care.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2019
True or false: UL publishes the technical manual, Standard Practice for the Testing and Inspection of Intumescent Fire-Resistive Materials.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2019
The three coating types used most commonly as topcoats over spray foam roofing include acrylic, silicone and what other generic type, according to a JPCL article?

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2019
True or false: Light etching to produce a surface profile is required on concrete before it is treated with a siloxane sealer.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2019
What state was number one for LEED certification in 2018, according to the US Green Building Council?

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2019
What organization offers a “streamlined process for pre-approving prefabricated modular classroom models that meet a criteria rating system for healthy, high-performance schools"?

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2019
True or false: A collection of 2,500 pigments can be found at the National Institute of Science and Technology.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2019
True or false: The Heat Island Group is part of the U.S. Green Building Council.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2019
True or false: Fred Goodwin says that “crazing” is the term used to describe the creation of microcracks in a concrete substrate after surface preparation by impact, pulverizing or other mechanical surface preparation methods.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2019
True or false: A recent study by the Reflective Roof Coatings Institute, now a standing committee of the Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association, found wide disparities in the reflectance properties of different generic coating types.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2019
True or false: While polyurethane coatings exhibit strong weathering and water resistance when applied to metal roofs, polyurea elastomeric coatings do not.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2019
What is one important difference between an air barrier and a vapor barrier in terms of resistance properties?

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2019
SSPC has a procedure to certify that contractors can successfully install floor coatings on what type of substrate?

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2019
What is the pigment being discussed in the following quote? “The researchers say that, in addition to being an effective choice for cooling roofs and facades, the pigment also has potential for producing solar energy, and could be used to tint windows or photovoltaic cells.”

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2019
Which of the following organizations does not certify the performance of coating materials?

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2019
What organization offers certification programs called Decorative Concrete Flatwork Finisher and Decorative Concrete Flatwork Associate?

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2019
True or false: OSHA requires the use of personal protective equipment before an employer can use administrative or engineering controls to eliminate or reduce the workplace hazard of contaminated air.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 31, 2019
True or false: Testing blasting abrasive by placing it in a clean glass jar containing clean water and shaking the jar with the lid on is a test for salt contamination.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30, 2019
True or false: According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, “occupational skin diseases are the second most common type of occupational disease.”

TUESDAY, JANUARY 29, 2019
True or false: Silicone-modified polyester coating systems are often used for high-end architectural metal roofing.

MONDAY, JANUARY 28, 2019
Which of the following terms is generally considered synonymous with the term “trade sales paint”?

FRIDAY, JANUARY 25, 2019
What is the basis for the U.S. Green Building Council’s planned new building certification, LEED Positive?

THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 2019
True or false: SSPC has a qualification and certification program for independent specification writers.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2019
True or false: One expert says that the water volume is more significant than the water pressure in achieving success when a pressure washer is used to rinse off coating and stripper residue after coatings are exposed to chemical strippers for the appropriate time on masonry substrates.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2019
True or false: The 2019 World of Concrete includes a three-hour seminar on concrete polishing.

MONDAY, JANUARY 21, 2019
True or false: The U.S. and Russia have conducted joint research on cost-effective air barrier systems.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 18, 2019
True or false: Coatings with formaldehyde-abatement technology are based on polyurethane resin technology.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 17, 2019
The threshold limit value of a chemical substance is set by what organization?

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2019
True or false: Inhibitive pigments are typically used in coatings for concrete substrates.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 15, 2019
Who said, when discussing forthcoming advances in coatings technology, “One of my favorites in innovation is the carbon nanotube attached to a buckyball that promises to deliver electricity from a paint film"?

MONDAY, JANUARY 14, 2019
True or false: According to a concrete coating specialist in a JPCL article, failure of flooring materials is usually due to a combination of factors rather than a single, simple cause that led to below-expectation performance.


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