QuestionsOfTheWeek~FREE BOOKS 5-1-19

****Welcome to another round of Questions of The Week!

Please read the Introduction and requirements, changes may have been made.

A member of the Awards Committee will post questions, at a random day/time.

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

Any disregard to the above and divulging the correct answers or giving hints/references will cause a disqualification.

First correct answers (as judged by the Awards Committee or Poster of the Questions) 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.
Winners of the Questions of The Week shall request their prize by emailing and submitting their Mailing address for shipping.
Allow 2 weeks for delivery.

A very special THANK YOU to members who helped with the questions!
They can also answer. :cowboy_hat_face:
Junior Fudge
Tim Williams
Chuck Evans
Stephen Payson

  1. A simple ___ is typically no structural significance unless the crack crosses a Tendon (exposing the tendon to water) or it’s big enough that there is insufficient support for the brick
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  2. The current ICC developed codes, The International building Code, does not prohibit climbable or horizontal railings
    True or False
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  3. Venting for a high efficiency furnace, that is directly adjacent to a walkway, is acceptable if ___ feet or higher above grade
    a) 4
    b) 5
    c) 6
    d) 7
    e) adjacent to a walkway not allowed
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  4. The minimum/maximum distance in inches above the trap for a standpipe for a clothes washing machine is:
    a. 6/48
    b. 12/42
    c. 18/42
    d. 24/48
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  5. The ___ cockroach is the most important cockroach in the United States. It is found in homes, apartments, restaurants and other places where food is prepared or stored. The entire life cycle from egg to adult usually takes about three months
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    Extra Credit ~ If answered correctly along with the others, the winner will receive a famous INSPECTORSAURUS T-SHIRT!
    If you already have one there may be another prize
    Please do not just answer this only & ruin it for others.

Who wrote this & performed what song???
I’ve been liking’ pretty girls since I found they wasn’t boys

Mortar crack


D 7 feet

C 18/42


No idea on the extra credit.

1- crack
2- true
3-7 feet
4- 18,42
5- german…American is 2nd
EC: Little Black Book- Jimmy Dean

Nice questions Marc and those who helped him. :smiley: :+1: :clap:

Good questions Marc and members, thanks for your time!

  1. Step
  2. T
  3. 7
  4. 18/42
  5. German
  6. Jimmy Dean, Little Black Book

1)Corner pop

1 - corner pop
2 - True
3 - d
4 - C
5 - American

Good questions! I know the answers to all so who do I contact for the books?? :stuck_out_tongue_winking_eye:

By the way the answer to number 5 is “Politician Cockroach”. :crazy_face:

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1 - Corner crack
2 - True
3 - D
4 - C (IRC Max 42 in …UPC Max 30 in)
5 - German

1)Mortar crack

Congratulations Brandon Feltner for winning this weeks QOTW.
Good job!
Follow the directions to obtain your books. :cowboy_hat_face:
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Who wrote this & performed what song ???
I’ve been liking’ pretty girls since I found they wasn’t boys
Little Black Book
Artist Jimmy Dean
Album Britain’s Greatest Hits 1962, Vol. 7
Writers Jimmy Dean

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Congratulation, Brandon!

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Alright! Thank you guys!
I usually catch the questions way too late in the week after someone has already won but I do try to answer them without looking at the answers. This is awesome for learning & learning how to find answers which is just as important.
Thank you again, to everyone who contributes to the questions!!!

Congratulations Brandon.

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Great questions, thanks for doing them.

Congrats Brandon.

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Nice job Brandon

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Congratulations Brandon.

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Thank you, all!
I just received my winning prize today. Man, that was fast!
I encourage everyone (especially new guys) to participate in this. Whether you answer publicly or on notebook paper while winding down one evening, the learning will really help you grow!

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