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1
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Common roof style that consist of two in client services that meet at their high side to form a ridge

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Gable roofs

2
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Roof style that slopes in for directions and has a degree of slope similar to the gable roof

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Hip roof

3
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Slopes into directions but there will be a break in the slope on each side.

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Gambrell roof

4
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Has a break in the slope of the roof on all four sides

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Mansard roof

5
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Roof style that slopes in two directions

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Butterfly roof

Basically a shed roof that meets at their low eaves

6
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Provides light and ventilation. Or once commonly used on factory buildings.

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Monitor roof

7
Q

Mansard roof constructed with a flat deck is sometimes known as a?

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Modern mansard or deck roof

8
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The vertical sides of the monitor section which are normally openable windows, are known as?

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Clerestories

9
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The style wants commonly used on industrial buildings for a light and ventilation

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Sawtooth

10
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Arched roof structure composed of a series of intersecting, skewed arches, made up of relatively short Thomas Street members. Two members are bolted, riveted or welded to a third piece at its center

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Lamella arch

11
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Frequently provided in buildings with Pence Ridge to increase the available living space in an attic

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Dormer

12
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Horizontal structural members used to support a ceiling or floor

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Joist

13
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Trust structure with the cords and diagonal members are arranged in parallel planes. Also known as a monoplane truss

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Common truss

14
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These roofs use inclined members to support some types of pissed roofs that are built on site utilizing dimensional lumber

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Conventionally framed roofs

15
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The variation of the flat roof is a type known as the?

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Inverted roof

16
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Conventional framing components include:

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Rafters. Ridge boards. Collar ties. Ceiling joist and rafter ties.

17
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Incline beam that supports a roof, runs parallel to the slope of the roof, and to which the roof decking is attached

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Rafter

18
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Highest horizontal member in a pitch roof to which the upper ends of the rafters attach

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Ridge board. Also known as a ridge pole

19
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Horizontal roof framing member in the top third of the framing system. Braces the roof framing against the uplift of wind

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Collar tie

20
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Horizontal roof framing member at the bottom of the roof framing system. Helps keep walls from spreading due to the weight of the roof

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Rafter ties

21
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The most common roof types constructed with conventional framing include:

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Shit. Cable. Hip. Gambrell. Mansard.

22
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Would rafters vary in size from 2 x 4” to 2 x 14”. They can be spaced from?

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12 to 24 inches apart

23
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Also known as roof trusses, are a common roof support system.

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Pre-engineered roof framing

24
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Wood and steel trusses:

Roof trusses are fabricated from steel as well as wood._____Trusses are the most common types used for pitch roofs

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Fink and Pratt

25
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Roof covering made of flexible material that may be applied to the roof deck as a continuous sheet. Commonly used on shallow pitch roof

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Roll roofing

26
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Horizontal member between trusses that support the roof

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Purlin

27
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Corrugated steel used in roof decking ranges from____gauge, the thinnest, to____gauge, the thickest

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