MASONRY SKILLS, Seventh Edition, provides a comprehensive, reader-friendly guide to the masonry trade, covering fundamental principles, basic practices, advanced techniques, and new trends and developments in both residential and commercial masonry. Meticulously revised, the new edition includes the latest developments in the field, including current OSHA requirements, advances in construction technology and techniques, and a focus on sustainable building materials and processes. Featuring two full-color sections of finished projects, a new engaging design, and a wealth of new photos, the seventh edition seeks to inspire and educate both new and practicing masons. Approved and field-tested by professionals, this text is an ideal resource for anyone seeking the specialized knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the masonry industry. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.REVIEW. Select the best answer from the choices offered to complete each statement. List your choice by letter identification ... 2. The hardening of concrete due to the adding of water is known as a. wateracement ratio. c. hydration. b. setting. d. ... a building can be made much stronger by adding a. more portland cement. c. larger stones. b. steel reinforcement. d. lime ... water and portland cement in concrete is known as a. its separation point. c. chemical balance. b. its saturation point.
|Author||:||Richard T. Kreh|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-02-18|