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Engineering Drawing Exam



Multiple Choice
Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

On an english tape measure, 2/8 inch is equal to
a.
1/16”
c.
1/8”
b.
1/4”
d.
1/2”
 

 2. 

What measurement is the arrow pointing to?
drawing_exam_files/i0030000.jpg
a.
3 15/16”
c.
3 3/8”
b.
3 1/8”
d.
3 1/16”
 

 3. 

How many degrees does a circle have?
a.
420
c.
360
b.
180
d.
240
 

 4. 

What is one of the reasons why we do sketches?
a.
Helps minimize errors on the final drawing.
c.
Makes us feel good to be able to share with others.
b.
Helps us estimate the costs of a project.
d.
Allows us time to get our thoughts in order.
 

 5. 

Which of the answers below is NOT a method for sketching circles?
a.
Box method
c.
Radius to center method
b.
Letter O method
d.
Centerline method
 

 6. 

The 4 views shown on standard drawings are called
a.
multiviews
c.
multiplex
b.
superviews
d.
angle views
 

 7. 

When something is drawn in a 1:4 scale, it means
a.
1 unit in real life = 4 units on paper
c.
1 unit on paper = 4 units in real life
b.
4 unit on paper = 2 units in real life
d.
all of the above
 

 8. 

drawing_exam_files/i0090000.jpg
Identify the part of the circle labled D.
a.
Circumference
c.
Radius
b.
Center
d.
Diameter
 

 9. 

On a drawing, quarter scale would be noted as
a.
1:25
c.
1:2
b.
1:4
d.
1:1
 

 10. 

Which of the lines below is used to indicated “Hidden lines”
a.
drawing_exam_files/i0110000.jpg
c.
drawing_exam_files/i0110001.jpg
b.
drawing_exam_files/i0110002.jpg
d.
drawing_exam_files/i0110003.jpg
 

 11. 

What measurement is the arrow pointing to? drawing_exam_files/i0120000.jpg
a.
2 15/32”
c.
2 1/8”
b.
2 7/8”
d.
2 1/4”
 

 12. 

A drawing generally shows what views
a.
front, right side, top and isometric
c.
isometric, left side and top
b.
front, left side, top and isometric
d.
left side, bottom and top
 

 13. 

Add up the following dimensions:

2 1/16 inches + 1  ¼ inches +  2 3/8 inches
a.
5 5/8
c.
4 18/16
b.
5 11/16
d.
5 5/16
 

 14. 

What measurement is the arrow pointing to?

drawing_exam_files/i0150000.jpg
a.
2 1//2”
c.
2 4/8”
b.
2 1/8”
d.
2 1/16”
 

 15. 

If an english tape measure has 7 tiny lines between the 1” and 2”, each one would represent
a.
1/16 of an inch
c.
1/32 of an inch
b.
1/4 of an inch
d.
1/8 of an inch
 

 16. 

What measurement is the arrow pointing to? drawing_exam_files/i0170000.jpg
a.
2 15/16”
c.
2 5/8”
b.
2 3/8”
d.
2 7/16”
 

 17. 

Which of the lines below is used to indicate the center of a hole in a side view?
a.
drawing_exam_files/i0180000.jpg
c.
drawing_exam_files/i0180001.jpg
b.
drawing_exam_files/i0180002.jpg
d.
      drawing_exam_files/i0180003.jpg
 

 18. 

What is sketching?
a.
Sketching is drawing a fully dimensioned view of your idea
c.
Sketching is drawing detailed visuals of your object
b.
Sketching is drawing detailed drawings on isometric graph paper
d.
Sketching is a freehand drawing. Drawn without the aid of any equipment.
 

 19. 

drawing_exam_files/i0200000.jpg
Identify the part of the circle labled B.
a.
Circumference
c.
Diameter
b.
Center
d.
Radius
 

 20. 

What is the labeled line in the drawing below called?
drawing_exam_files/i0210000.jpg
a.
extention line
c.
hidden line
b.
dimension line
d.
focus line
 

 21. 

What is the labeled line in the drawing below called?
drawing_exam_files/i0220000.jpg
a.
hidden line
c.
extention line
b.
focus line
d.
dimension line
 

 22. 

How many inches are there in 1 foot?
a.
10
c.
16
b.
12
d.
14
 

 23. 

________________ is a freehand drawing requiring only paper, pencil and eraser. Used for quick communication.
a.
fleeing
c.
sketching
b.
Ducking
d.
extruding
 

 24. 

When drawing a straight line on paper, you should always
a.
keep your eyes on your end point
c.
keep your eyes on your starting point
b.
press the pencil hard on the paper
d.
use a pen
 

 25. 

On a drawing, full scale would be noted as
a.
1:2
c.
10:1
b.
2:1
d.
1:1
 

 26. 

This symbol indicates what?
drawing_exam_files/i0270000.jpg
a.
diameter
c.
no
b.
hole center
d.
radius
 

 27. 

Which is not one of the 3 tools you need to sketch?
a.
pen
c.
paper
b.
eraser
d.
pencil
 

 28. 

Which one IS NOT a general sketching technique?
a.
Use dark heavy line.
c.
Always make strokes from left to right and top to bottom.
b.
Rotate paper slightly.
d.
Hold the pencil at a 30 degree tilt.
 

 29. 

Which one IS NOT a tool needed to sketch.
a.
Paper
c.
Eraser
b.
Pencil
d.
Ruler
 

 30. 

What is the symbol for diameter?
a.
Ø
c.
~
b.
®
d.
«
 

 31. 

Angles are always described in
a.
feet
c.
degrees
b.
inches
d.
centimeters
 

 32. 

What is an arc?
a.
An arc is part of a square.
c.
An arc is part of a triangle.
b.
An arc is part of a circle.
d.
An arc is part of a hexagon.
 

 33. 

drawing_exam_files/i0340000.jpg
Identify the part of the circle labled C.
a.
Center
c.
Circumference
b.
Diameter
d.
Radius
 

 34. 

The arrow is pointing to what measurement?
drawing_exam_files/i0350000.jpg
a.
1 6/8”
c.
1 3/8”
b.
1 3/4”
d.
1 13/16”
 

 35. 

What measurement is the arrow pointing to? drawing_exam_files/i0360000.jpg
a.
4 15/32”
c.
4 5/8”
b.
4 3/8”
d.
4 7/16”
 

 36. 

If the diameter of a circle is 14 inches, what is it's radius?
a.
3.5"
c.
2"
b.
6"
d.
7"
 

 37. 

Which of the pictures is drawn in correct “proportions”, assuming this is a tree in the forest.
a.
drawing_exam_files/i0380000.jpg
c.
drawing_exam_files/i0380001.jpg
b.
drawing_exam_files/i0380002.jpg
d.
drawing_exam_files/i0380003.jpg
 

 38. 

In an isometric view, the angles of the object shown with arrows are always going to be
drawing_exam_files/i0390000.jpg
a.
30 degrees
c.
45 degrees
b.
90 degrees
d.
75 degrees
 

 39. 

An ellipse is
a.
a circle with a square in the middle
c.
an oval shape
b.
a type of triangle
d.
a rectangular shape with intersecting circles
 

 40. 

drawing_exam_files/i0410000.jpg
Identify the part of the circle labled A.
a.
Diameter
c.
Radius
b.
Center
d.
Circumference
 



 
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