Question of The Week 9/10/17

Welcome to another round of Question of The Week

Questions of the week;

Introduction and requirements:

A member of the Award Committee will post a question, at a random day/time.

A competing member may make one post per question thread to answer the question and the member’s winning entry must have all parts of the question answered completely in that one post. Editing your one answer post allowed will result in disqualification.

Winnings will be limited to no more than 6 times in a given year, the objective is to allow as many Members a chance to win as possible.
Any disregard to the above and divulging the correct answers will forfeit the weekly winnings.

So please refrain from participating if you have already won in the maximum for the Year.

First correct answer (as judged by the Awards Committee or Poster of the Question) wins.

The lucky winner will get a case of “Now that you’ve had a Home Inspection Books” shipped to them at their address on file. Make sure your Address on File with Inachi is correct.

Courtesy of Nick Gromicko.

Winners of the Question of The Week shall request their prize by emailing and submitting their Mailing address for shipping.

Allow 2 weeks for delivery.


**1. The inside of a human is a much better conductor of electricity than is typical tap water since the concentration of _______ in a person is fairly high.

  1. Type III construction requires exterior walls to be non-combustible material or FRTW having a minimum 1-hour fire-resistance rating. T/F

  2. A storey whose strength is less than 80% of the strength of the storey above is considered as __________.

A. Soft Storey
B. Weak Storey
C. Overdesigned Storey
D. None of these

  1. If a structure is judged under the condition either to be no longer useful for its intended function or to unsafe, it has reached its __________.

A. Limit state
B. Rupture state
C. Ultimate strength
D. Fracture State**


Dissolved salts

  1. Salt
  2. False 2 hours rating min
  3. B
  4. A

And Bill wins again. Congratulations Bill.

And a Reminder Bill, you have now won the maximum wins of 6 times this year.
You will no longer be able to participate this year.

You did one awesome job.


You know the drill on getting your books.



The question of the week is a great resource!

When researching some of the “off the wall questions” you can learn a lot.



CONGRATS “Salty Bill”! :smiley: