Nccer Hand Tools
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. A chisel head should be replaced or repaired if it is shaped like a(n) _____.
    answer choices
    cat's paw
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. In order to transfer a chalk line to a surface, stretch the line tightly and _____.
    answer choices
    snap it
    press it
    rub it back and forth
    walk over it
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Because of its stiffness, a folding rule is better than a cloth or steel tape for measuring _____.
    answer choices
    circular diameters
    Vertical Distances
    Horizontal Distance
    Inside dimensions
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. A round-bladed shovel is used to _____.
    answer choices
    spread gravel on driveways
    move gravel or clean up construction debris
    dig holes or remove large amounts of soil
    move large amounts of soil or dig trenches that need straight sides
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Pliers with serrated teeth that grip flat, square, round, or hexagonal objects are called _____ pliers.
    answer choices
    tongue and groove
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. A metal tool that has a sharpened, beveled edge, and is used to cut and shape wood, stone, or metal is a _____.
    answer choices
    cat's paw
    rat-tail file
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. A socket is used to _____.
    answer choices
    grip a nut or bolt
    hold a cheater pipe
    adjust the wrench
    turn the rachet
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. When using a utility knife, place a piece of scrap under the object you are cutting in order to _____.
    answer choices
    avoid electrocution
    protect the surface under the object
    keep the  blade sharp
    see the object more clearly
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. After using a file, brush the filings from the teeth with a _____.
    answer choices
    file card
    wire brush
    steel wool
    compressed air
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. To avoid being thrown off balance when sawing, brace yourself _____.
    answer choices
    on the last stroke
    with knees bent
    against a wall
    and lean forward
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. When using a torque wrench to tighten a bolt and ensure that it is properly aligned, you should place one hand on the _____.
    answer choices
    material holding the bolt
    torque indicator
    head of the bolt
    head of the torque wrench
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Before pulling a nail, be sure that the material holding the nail is _____.
    answer choices
    clean and dry
    braced securely
    positioned at 90 degrees
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. Clamps should be discarded when _____.
    answer choices
    pliers will no longer attach to the handle
    the handle is bent
    the frame is bent
    glue accumulates on the screw threads
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. When using prying tools, be sure to _____
    answer choices
    swing firmly from above
    use your foot to brace the material
    keep balanced footing
    use one hand to hold the tool and the other to hold the material
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. Screwdrivers should never be used near _____.
    answer choices
    LIVE Wires
    water and plumbing 
    insulated cables
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. The safest TYPE of utility knife is one with _____.
    answer choices
    dull blade
    hard leather sheath
    retractable blade
    atleast 3 blade positions
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. After lubricating and before using, check a chain fall or come-along to make sure that no lubricant got on the _____.
    answer choices
    ratchet release
    pinch points
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. The saw used to cut curves quickly in wood, plywood, or wallboard is a _____.
    answer choices
    compass saw
    drywall saw
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. When using a pick, check to be sure that the head is _____.
    answer choices
    rotated 90 degrees
    positioned at chest height
    securely attached to the handle
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