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Study Guide Answers

1.     The combined acreage of the forests owned by the federal government is equivalent to twice the size of: a.) Alaska b.) Virginia c.) California d.) Washington
     c. California
2.     In the video, the instructor gives you plans to build specific pieces of furniture. True or false?
     false
3.     Terry Horton's filled shy rabbit joint takes the place of a __________ joint and can be done without using ___________.
     miter, clamps
4.     A __________ joint is only used when it is all right to have ingrain showing.
     rabbit
5.     To improve the cut on the bottom side of a board, it is suggested that __________ ___________ be put on the bottom of the wood where the cut will be made.
     masking tape
6.     One advantage of a router table is that the router bits are adjustable for width. True or false?
     diameter, thickness
7.     When you make a shim, you won't need to make another one if you don't change the __________ of the router bit or the ___________ of the plywood.
     diameter, thickness
8.     When you purchase plywood from a different unit the __________ will be different.
     thickness
9.     A dado should be _____ of the way through the material being used.
     1/3
10.     A dado does not create much stress on a router. True or false?
      true
11.     How was Pompeii preserved for so many years?
     hardened ash entombed it
12.     The large wall-sized paintings common among Pompeiian homes are called _____________________ .
     frescoes (or murals)
13.     The man who began the careful systematic excavations at Pompeii was: a. Arthur Evans b. Charles Bourbon c. Giuseppe Fiorelli d. Porta Marina
     c. Giuseppe Fiorelli
14.     Under the present system of excavation, how are buildings first entered?
     through the roof
15.     What is a surprising source of information concerning what Romans felt and thought?
     graffiti
16.     The atrium of a Roman home was the: a. entrance b. courtyard c. household safe d. altar
     b. Courtyard
17.     Nymphaea, found in Roman gardens, were fountains that honored ____________________________________ .
     nymphs of spring
18.     Most Pompeiians lived in tall tenement houses built in blocks. True or false?
     true
19.     What ingredient in Pompeii's water pipes could have proven deadly to the drinkers?
     lead
20.     The architecture, art, and religious relics of Pompeii show influences from what other ancient culture?
     Greek or Egyptian
21.     Pompeiians were highly superstitious about and terribly fearful of their dead; therefore, they stayed away from the city cemetery. True or false?
     false
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