Plumber's Exam Preparation Guide

Author: Howard C. Massey

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9780934041041

Category: Reference

Page: 320

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Hundreds of questions and answers to help you pass the apprentice, journeyman, or master plumber's exam. Questions are in the style of the actual exam. The best way to prepare yourself for examination day!

Plumber's Licensing Study Guide, Third Edition

Author: Michael Frankel,R. Woodson

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071798064

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 240

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Ace the Journeyman and Master Plumbing Exams! Featuring more than 400 practice questions and answers, Plumber's Licensing Study Guide, Third Edition, provides everything you need to prepare for and pass the Journeyman and Master Plumber's licensing exams on the first try. This practical, up-to-date resource is filled with study tips, detailed illustrations, calculations, conversion tables, and troubleshooting points. Both metric and U.S. units are included throughout. Fully revised for the 2012 International Plumbing Code and 2012 Uniform Plumbing Code, this careerbuilding guide helps you: Master the material most likely to appear on plumber's licensing exams Improve your test-taking ability with 400+ multiple-choice questions and answers Acquire the confidence, skills, and knowledge needed to pass your exam Covers essential plumbing topics, including: Definitions Administrative policies Miscellaneous regulations Water supply Water heaters Sanitary drainage Fixtures Indirect waste Vents Storm water drainage Traps, cleanouts, and special waste Interceptors and separators Medical and nonmedical gas systems Alternative engineered and special systems Gray-water recycling systems Natural gas

Master Plumber's Exam Secrets Study Guide

Plumber's Test Review for the Master Plumber's Exam

Author: Mometrix Media LLC

Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc

ISBN: 9781610725712

Category: Study Aids

Page: 136

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Master Plumber's Exam Secrets helps you ace the Master Plumber's Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Master Plumber's Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Master Plumber's Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to Plumber's Test Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Concepts review including: General Laws, Clean Water Service Pipes, Man-hour Estimates, Change Order Form, License Requirements, Medical Piping, Paste-type Solder, Lien Waiver, Underground Utilities, Backwater Valve, Septic Tank Capacity, Sterilizer Installation, Potable Water Supply System, UPC Rainwater Sizing Tables, Lavatory Faucet Installation, Plumbing System Design, Select Sump Reservoir, Business Laws, Workers' Compensation, Labor Cost Sheet, Running Trap, State Law Pre-excavation Requirements, ADA Requirements, Power Cutters, Safe Working Habits, Air Conditioning Condensate Drains, Calculations, Types of Piping, Gasoline Interceptors, Cost Reduction Methods, Boiler Selection, Certification of Potable Water, Safety Requirements, State Sales Tax License, Change Order Form, and much more...

Journeyman Plumber's Exam Secrets Study Guide

Plumber's Test Review for the Journeyman Plumber's Exam

Author: Mometrix Media

Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc

ISBN: 9781610725699

Category: Study Aids

Page: 116

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Journeyman Plumber's Exam Secrets helps you ace the Journeyman Plumber's Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Journeyman Plumber's Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Journeyman Plumber's Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to Plumber's Test Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Concepts review including: General Laws, Clean Water Service Pipes, Man-hour Estimates, Change Order Form, License Requirements, Medical Piping, Paste-type Solder, Lien Waiver, Underground Utilities, Backwater Valve, Septic Tank Capacity, Sterilizer Installation, Potable Water Supply System, UPC Rainwater Sizing Tables, Lavatory Faucet Installation, Plumbing System Design, Select Sump Reservoir, Business Laws, Workers' Compensation, Labor Cost Sheet, Running Trap, State Law Pre-excavation Requirements, ADA Requirements, Power Cutters, Safe Working Habits, Air Conditioning Condensate Drains, Calculations, Types of Piping, Gasoline Interceptors, Cost Reduction Methods, Boiler Selection, Certification of Potable Water, Safety Requirements, State Sales Tax License, and much more...

Illustrated Guide to the International Plumbing & Fuel Gas Codes

Author: Howard C. Massey

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181205

Category: House & Home

Page: 306

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Packed with plumbing isometrics and helpful illustrations, this guide makes clear the code requirements for installing materials for plumbing and gas systems. Includes code tables for pipe sizing and fixture units, and code requirements for just about all areas of plumbing, from water supply and vents to sanitary drainage systems. Covers the principles and terminology of the code, how the various systems work and are regulated, and code-compliance issues you'll likely encounter on the job.

Builder's Guide to Accounting

Author: Michael C. Thomsett

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181052

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 355

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Step-by-step, easy-to-follow guidelines for setting up and maintaining records for your building business. A practical, newly-revised guide to all accounting methods showing how to meet state and federal accounting requirements and the new depreciation rules. Explains what the 1986 Tax Reform Act can mean to your business. Full of charts, diagrams, blank forms, simple directions and examples. Updated with every printing to reflect current accounting procedures. New with this edition: expanded test questions.

Plumbers handbook

Author: Howard C. Massey

Publisher: Craftsman Book Co

ISBN: 9780910460491

Category: House & Home

Page: 235

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This new edition shows what will and won't pass inspection in drainage, vent, and waste piping, septic tanks, water supply, fire protection, and gas piping systems. All tables, standards, and specifications completely up-to-date with recent plumbing code changes. Covers common layouts for residential work, how to size piping, selecting and hanging fixtures, practical recommendations, and trade tips. The approved reference for the plumbing contractor's exam in many states.


Illustrated Guide to the 1999 National Electrical Code

Author: John E. Traister,Bradford Maher

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572180758

Category: House & Home

Page: 356

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This fully-illustrated guide offers a quick and easy visual reference for installing electrical systems. Whether you're installing a new system or repairing an old one, you'll appreciate the simple explanations written by a code expert, and the detailed, intricately-drawn and labeled diagrams. A real time-saver when it comes to deciphering the current NEC.

Planning Drain, Waste & Vent Systems

Author: Howard C. Massey,Craftsman Book Co

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781889892290

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 185

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How to design plumbing systems in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. Covers systems that meet the latest code requirements for homes, commercial buildings, private sewage disposal systems, and even mobile home parks and public toilet layouts for the physically handicapped. Includes relevant code sections and many illustrations to guide you through the code requirements for designing drainage, waste, and vent systems.


Learning Strategies for School, Home, and Work

Author: Nancy Lobb

Publisher: Walch Publishing

ISBN: 9780825146299

Category: Self-Help

Page: 146

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Reinforces the importance of solid study skills Cultivates essential skills for succeeding at school, home, and work Teachers students how to use their own learning styles to master skills Focuses on goal setting, organization, locating information, active reading, note taking, test taking, and more Includes background information, vocabulary, answers, additional activities, and assessment tools

National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Author: Craftsman Book Company,James A. Thomson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781572181250

Category: Air conditioning

Page: 400

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Man-hours, labor and material costs for all common plumbing and HVAC work in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. Anyone can quickly work up a reliable estimate based on the pipe, fittings and equipment required for the job. Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual. Sample estimating and bidding forms and contracts also included. Explains how to handle change orders, letters of intent, and warranties. Describes the right way to process submittals, deal with suppliers and subcontract specialty work. Includes an electronic version of the book with a stand-alone Windows estimating program Free on a CD-ROM.

DEWALT Plumbing Licensing Exam Guide: Based on the 2015 IPC

Author: American Contractors Exam Services,Christopher Prince

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305809661

Category: Education

Page: 256

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When you need to pass an apprentice, journeyman, contractor, or master licensing plumbing exam, the DEWALT PLUMBING LICENSING GUIDE, 4E is a great resource. This edition includes comprehensive content that contains over 500 practice questions. Also included are test-taking strategies, exam rules, as well as answer keys so you can get immediate feedback as you test your knowledge. Now updated to reflect the 2015 International Plumbing Code, you can expect a more current, more effective exam preparation than ever before. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile ProTM. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit www.DEWALT.com/MOBILEPRO. Looking for online exam prep products? Check out DEWALT Contractor’s Exam Preparation at www.DEWALT.com/EXAMPREP and gain instant access to licensing exam preparation specifically created for the building trades. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Plumber's Licensing Study Guide

Author: R. Woodson

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

ISBN: 9780071377850

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 499

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Includes coverage of both the Uniform and International Plumbing Codes. This book features over 300 visual references to show you how to use the illustrations found in your local codebook to solve exam questions. It provides practice with hundreds of exam-style multiple-choice and true/false questions and answers.

2001 National Construction Estimator

Author: Craftsman Book Company

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781572180949

Category: Building

Page: 592

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Current building costs for residential, commercial and industrial construction. Estimated prices for every common building material. Man-hours, recommended crew and labor costs for installation. Includes Estimate Writer, an electronic version of the book on computer disk, with a stand alone estimating program. National Estimator works just like a book. Page through the entire book one screen at a time or use the electronic index to search (in seconds) for what you need.

Plumbing Licensing Study Guide

Author: Mark R. Miller

Publisher: Industrial Press

ISBN: 9780831136253

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 300

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This book is designed for use as both a text and study guide for those students taking the licensing test in plumbing. Because of the large number of residential dwellings under construction and planned for the near future, this is a growing area. Well trained and knowledgeable plumbers are urgently needed in most of the individual United States and Canada. The field of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters is predicted to grow about 12% each year until 2024, faster than most professions. The onslaught of new buildings is behind this surge. Here, in one book, the entire plumbing trade is covered in one accessible source. Consideration is given to cover all states' exam requirements. Tools and instruments are included to familiarize the licensing candidates with labor-saving devices and their correct utilization. While there are hundreds of practice exam questions, there is no guarantee that these questions and answers will appear on the actual test, or that the reader will pass the exam by simply reading this book. The main emphasis is on getting the tradesman accustomed to testing and knowledgeable about the plumbing trade in general. While there used to be several good resources for those studying to become licensed plumbers, these are quite old and rather outdated. This textbook/study guide will fill a void in this increasingly important trade. Features Includes valuable tips and illustrations of the various tools and equipment used in the trade. Practice questions with answers (at least 400 in the book, and several hundred more on an affiliated website) will be included at the end of each chapter, organized according to the various aspects of the trade. Some suggestions for taking tests and studying for exams are also discussed, along with tips for instructors who are preparing lesson plans and curricula for teaching plumbing certification. An affiliated website will have additional test questions, videos, and color photographs of the more eye-catching scenarios in the book.


Plumbing Technology

Design and Installation

Author: Lee Smith

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780766810846

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 510

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Thoroughly updated with the assistance of seventeen master plumbers, the third edition of Plumbing Technology: Design and Installation introduces readers to all aspects of the commercial and residential plumbing trade, including home building. An excellent study guide for plumbers preparing to pass the "master plumber" exam, this edition features updated coverage of all current plumbing codes. Each unit of Plumbing Technology, 3rd Edition also contains new and improved summaries, plus "Test Your Understanding" quizzes (with answers in an appendix), to clarify and reinforce more difficult concepts. In addition, projects located throughout the book provide opportunities for hands-on plumbing practice and actual application of concepts. As such, readers gain an understanding of both the "why" and the "how" of plumbing design and installation.

Audel Questions and Answers for Plumbers' Examinations

Author: Rex Miller,Mark Richard Miller,Jules Oravetz

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0764575465

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 384

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What's the best way to study? The best guarantee of exam success is to know the material and beprepared for the questions you're likely to encounter. This bookprovides hundreds of questions and answers to help you review, tipsfor more productive studying, advice on how to approach the exam, avaluable chapter that outlines state licensing requirements forapprentice, journeyman, master, and inspector, and more-alldesigned to help you face the license exam with confidence. * Study plumbing drawings, material takeoff pro-cedures, andtypical system layouts * Check your knowledge of plumbing mathematics * Understand what plumbing installation inspections involve * Become familiar with regulations for both the uniform andinternational codes * Review residential trailer plumbing standards and private sewagetreatment facilities * Refresh your understanding of steam and hot water heatingprocedures * Study the specific licensing requirements for your state and yourexperience level