Producing specialist decorative finishes quiz

Question 1 of 20

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What is the correct abrasive to use when preparing an oil borne ground coating?

Select one of the following:

  • a Aluminium oxide.

  • b Silicon Carbide.

  • c Sand paper.

  • d Wire wool.

Question 2 of 20

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What is the most suitable acrylic borne coating to use as a ground coat when applying a
water borne system?

Select one of the following:

  • a Gloss.

  • b Eggshell.

  • c Emulsion.

  • d Undercoat.

Question 3 of 20

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Which of the following can cause bittiness to decorative work?
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Select one of the following:

  • a Uneven colour.

  • b Uneven application.

  • c Insufficient material.

  • d Insufficient preparation

Question 4 of 20

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What is the correct way to lay off a solvent borne eggshell ground coat on a wall?

Select one of the following:

  • a Crisscross.

  • b Vertically.

  • c Arching.

  • d Horizontally.

Question 5 of 20

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What is the main benefit of using a stipple brush on ground coats?

Select one of the following:

  • a It makes the application faster.

  • b It reduces the drying time.

  • c It removes brush marks.

  • d It deepens the colour.

Question 6 of 20

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What material is mixed with a glaze to produce a scumble?

Select one of the following:

  • a Oil.

  • b Spirit.

  • c Water.

  • d Colourant.

Question 7 of 20

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What tool is used to create a soft appearance on a glazed surface?

Select one of the following:

  • a Natural sponge.

  • b Mohair roller.

  • c Stipple brush.

  • d Chamois leather.

Question 8 of 20

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Other than boots and overalls, which PPE should be worn when applying broken colour
effect?

Select one of the following:

  • a Mask.

  • b Gloves.

  • c Goggles.

  • d Ear plugs.

Question 9 of 20

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Which of the following describes a glaze?

Select one of the following:

  • a A material used to extend the drying time in paint.

  • b One of the additives that make up a scumble.

  • c A material used to make up a stencil.

  • d An additive that makes up a primer.

Question 10 of 20

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Which material is used to extend the drying time in oil borne scumble?

Select one of the following:

  • a White spirit.

  • b Linseed oil.

  • c Colourant.

  • d Glaze.

Question 11 of 20

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What will cause yellowing to broken colour after a period of time?

Select one of the following:

  • a Lack of light.

  • b Lack of spirit.

  • c Lack of scumble.

  • d Lack of colourant.

Question 12 of 20

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Why should more scumble than needed be mixed together for a piece of work?

Select one of the following:

  • a To save time.

  • b To repair damage.

  • c To allow for spillages.

  • d To prepare for the next job.

Question 13 of 20

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Adding thinners to the scumble will alter the effect by

Select one of the following:

  • a adding shine

  • b darkening

  • c yellowing

  • d lightening

Question 14 of 20

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Which of the following describes a substrate that allows light to pass through but cannot
be seen through?

Select one of the following:

  • a Translucent.

  • b Reflective.

  • c Transparent.

  • d Opaque.

Question 15 of 20

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When rag rolling what application fault is caused by not overlapping the pattern?

Select one of the following:

  • a Creeping.

  • b Skidding.

  • c Bleeding.

  • d Banding.

Question 16 of 20

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How can skidding be prevented?

Select one of the following:

  • a Keeping a wet edge going.

  • b Crossing over when ragging.

  • c Using the correct ground coat.

  • d Mixing the correct ratio of materials.

Question 17 of 20

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What would happen if incorrect tape is used when masking?

Select one of the following:

  • a Uneven edges.

  • b Crisp edges.

  • c Bleeding.

  • d Creepage

Question 18 of 20

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Damage to surface when removing masking tape is mainly caused by

Select one of the following:

  • a incorrect tape choice

  • b pulling the tape off slowly

  • c reducing the tackiness of the tape

  • d pulling the tape towards the surface.

Question 19 of 20

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What is the correct process when cleaning chamois leathers?

Select one of the following:

  • a Wash, fold, store.

  • b Dry, fold, store.

  • c Wash, dry, store.

  • d Hang, dry, store.

Question 20 of 20

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How should brushes be stored after cleaning to allow for drying?

Select one of the following:

  • a Hung in ventilated area.

  • b Hung up in a cupboard.

  • c Laid on a bench.

  • d Laid in a box.

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Producing specialist decorative finishes quiz

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