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What method of graphic point location is used by all CAD system as a standard?
Cartesian coordinate system
In research, information that describes current conditions is:
describing
When utilizing the x,y, and z coordinates in 3D modeling, the z axis represents:
vertical
Basic research is research done to:
Learn more about the world around us
A collection of tool buttoms grouped together is called a:
Tool bar
Which of the following tools is needed to measure objects in very precise increments, thousandths (0.001)
Micrometer
To move into a particular part of a drawing, the drafter would use the:
Zoom command
In research, gathering information that is already known as:
Retrieving
A short word which, when entered, causes the computer to perform a function is called:
Command
In reasearch, after gathering information and describing current condtions the next step is:
Experimenting
Three dimentional design packages store data for the:
x,y, and z points
In a research and development department, design techniques are:
Produced through evaluation and testing of ideas
CAD stands for which of the following?
Computer-aided design
Research is done to:
Gather information
A VISIBLE line (Object line) most nearly looks like:
________________
Convert the miles traveled across a bridge spanning a distance of 10560 feet?
2 Miles
A HIDDEN line looks like:
-------------
What measurement tool would be used for laying out perpendicular lines?
square
A pictorial sketch that has been drawn as if were viewed from one corner is known as:
Isometric
When measuring units of volume, scientists utilize:
Calibrated containers
Which of the following is the approppraiteterm for the absolute Fahrenheit scale?
Rankine
Sensors gathering measurements and then displaying them on an output device is an example of:
Indirect reading measurement
Horsepower and watts are a measurement of:
Power
Which of the follwing best decribes the function of a rule?
It is used to measure length, width, and thickness
The calibrated containeris used to measure:
Volume
This type of drawing shortens the lines that project from front to back one-half their original length is:
Cabinet
A multi-view drawing that typically shows the front view, right side view, and top view is called:
orthographic
Joules and calories are used in the measurement of:
energy
In othographic drawing, the top view's width dimension is projected from what other view?
Front
For orthographic drawing, the surface of the object with the most detail shown in which view?
Front
A CENTER line looks like:
____ _ _____ _ _________
Instruments that are used to measure mass are:
Weight scale
The freezing and boiling point of water in the US Customary System is:
32 degrees to 212 degrees
The four advantages of CAD are speed, quality, ease of modification, and:
Cost reduction