Questions of the week 09/11/2016

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.

The Questions:
Know your woods?**

  1. Balsa is a hardwood? T/ F

  2. Trees are classified as hardwoods by their ability to resist dents? T/ F

  3. There is no load carrying difference between #1 and #2 dimensional lumber? T/ F

  4. Weathered wood has formed a natural rot resistant barrier that needs no treatment? T/ F

Good luck inspectors.

T, f, t, f

f, f, t, f

You really had no choice, did you?

I already know I’m wrong. I did that without looking anything up.:mad:


f. but it depends on the species of wood used.

Congratulations Rich Figiolo, you answered correctly.

Congratulations Rich

Congratulations Rich. :slight_smile:

Congratulations Rich

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Thank You Everyone