QuestionsOfWeek January 9 2019

(Marc A. Goldenberg, Inspector Lic # HI1365 Mold Assessor Lic #1) #1

**Welcome to another round of Questions of The Week!
**
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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.
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Good luck! :smile:

  1. Are there major differences between sewer and septic systems in your home?
    a) They are very similar
    b) One uses pressure and the other uses gravity
    c) The only difference is in the type of pipes used
2) _______ occurs when the electrons from one object jump to another object

  1. Light and sound are both types of energy
    True or False
4) Examples of Electromagnetic Energy:
a) Microwaves
b) Ultraviolet light
c) Visible light - all colors of the spectrum that we can see
d) Infrared radiation
e) Gamma radiation
f) Radio waves
g) a-d-e
h) all of the above
  1. According to our SOP, we do not have to verify the proper operation of a
    pressure-activated auto-reverse or related safety feature of an overhead garage door
    True or False
extra credit!
 The group "No Doubt" with singer Gwen Stefani had a big hit with "It's My Life". 
But who  performed the original?
(John Olson) #2

Great questions. Thanks for doing this it is a great learning tool.

(Marc A. Goldenberg, Inspector Lic # HI1365 Mold Assessor Lic #1) #3

THANK YOU John! :slight_smile:

(Marcel Gratton, CMI) #4

1-a
2-spark
3-f
4-g
5-t

(Roy Lewis, CMI - North Florida Inspector) #5

1-A
2-Arc
3-T
4-H
5-T

(Dave Fetty, CMI) #6

A
Arc flash
T
H
T

(Roy Lewis, CMI - North Florida Inspector) #7

Extra Credit … Talk Talk.

(Steve Nadeau) #8
  1. A
    2.Conduction
    3.True
  2. H
  3. True
(William Forrest, CMI) #9
  1. A
  2. Static Shock
  3. T
  4. H
  5. T

The Animals

(Marc A. Goldenberg, Inspector Lic # HI1365 Mold Assessor Lic #1) #10

Congratulations Bill Forrest for winning this weeks QOTW.
Good job! You nailed it again! :slight_smile:
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  1. Are there major differences between sewer and septic systems in your home?
    a) They are very similar
    b) One uses pressure and the other uses gravity
    c) The only difference is in the type of pipes used
    a Both systems are basically the same
    The Ultimate Basic Plumbing Quiz | HowStuffWorks
2) _______ occurs when the electrons from one object jump to another object
Static Electricty
[Electrical Energy Facts](http://www.softschools.com/facts/energy/electrical_energy_facts/392/)
  1. Light and sound are both types of energy
    True or False
    True
    Energy Facts
4) Examples of Electromagnetic Energy:
a) Microwaves
b) Ultraviolet light
c) Visible light - all colors of the spectrum that we can see
d) Infrared radiation
e) Gamma radiation
f) Radio waves
g) a-d-e
h) all of the above
h all of the above
[Electromagnetic Energy Examples](http://www.softschools.com/examples/science/electromagnetic_energy_examples/158/)
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5) According to our SOP, we do not have to verify the proper operation  of a pressure-activated auto-reverse or related safety feature of a  overhead garage door
True or False
True
[Home Inspection Standards of Practice - InterNACHI](https://www.nachi.org/sop.htm)

extra credit:
The group “No Doubt” with singer Gwen Stefani had a big hit with
“It’s My Life”. But who performed the original?
Talk Talk - It´s My Life 1984](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ixRWvrkUHo)
38,445,024 views

Talk Talk did an excellent version, No Doubt tuned it into a dumb murder video

(Larry Kage, CMI) #11

Congratulation, Bill!

And a special thanks to Marc Goldenberg for the questions. Many do not know the work that the committee puts in to enhance the power of InterNACHI. :smiley:

(William Forrest, CMI) #12

Thank you,

The question of the week is a great learning tool.
I appreciate the work you guys put into it.

(Dave Fetty, CMI) #13

Congratulations Bill! Good questions Marc, thanks for your time!

(Roy Lewis, CMI - North Florida Inspector) #14

Static shock! Huh!
It’s Static electricity…:smiley:

(Marc A. Goldenberg, Inspector Lic # HI1365 Mold Assessor Lic #1) #15

HEY! Sir Roy…
Close enough for me (unless it was your answer) :stuck_out_tongue:
Besides you posted twice.
I’m calling you around noon today.
Marcel & I will be havin fun together.

(Roy Lewis, CMI - North Florida Inspector) #16

I have appointments all day today.
I’ll call you if I get a chance…OK?

(Marc A. Goldenberg, Inspector Lic # HI1365 Mold Assessor Lic #1) #17

From 11:30 on.

(Roy Lewis, CMI - North Florida Inspector) #18

I’ll try , but it is a busy day today.

(William Forrest, CMI) #19

“Static shock is the result of the redistribution of electric charges between different materials.”

(Roy Lewis, CMI - North Florida Inspector) #20

I was just messin’ with Marc…
From his link on that question.
“Static electricity occurs when the electrons from one object jump to another object”