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Pre-test

Before you begin this course, test your skills by taking the following assessment to see where you stand. Keep track of your incorrect answers to know which skills you should study. You'll have a chance to take this same practice test again at the end of the course to see how you've improved.

All questions must be answered to submit your assessment.

Pre-assessment

53 questions

1. What controls the Horizontal Bend used when creating cable trays?

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2. An architect places lighting fixtures in an architectural Revit model and wants the MEP team to use the lighting fixture locations. The MEP team has custom lighting fixtures. What should the MEP team do?

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3. An electrical designer wants to associate lighting fixtures to a lighting device to indicate the device that controls the lights. What should the designer create?

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4. An electrical designer places hosted lighting fixtures in the ceiling of a linked architectural model. The designer then removes the linked architectural model. What happens to the lighting fixtures?

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5. An electrical designer has two active projects. The designer realizes that the Electrical Settings were not specified correctly in the project template. After updating the settings in one project, the designer needs the same changes in the other project. What should the designer do?

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6. Which of the following elements is a system family?

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7. An electrical designer creates a family and loads it into a project. The designer realizes that the the category of the family is incorrect. What will this affect?

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8. An electrical designer wants to associate the Elevation from Level parameter for several receptacles in a project to a single parameter. What type of parameter should the designer create?

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9. Which setting can be used to create a new central model from an existing central model?

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10. An electrical designer is tagging conduit in a building model. Some of the conduit is at an angle. The designer wants the tags to rotate with the conduit. What should the designer do?

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11. What is the recommended best practice for creating a family?

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12. An electrical designer is creating a security device family. The designer wants the security device to be added to a Security system in the project. What should the System Type of the connector be set to?

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13. Which tool will save the changes in a local model to the central model?

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14. Where is the keynote numbering method controlled?

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15. When lighting fixtures are placed in a space, which space parameter is calculated based on the Lumens from each fixture?

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16. An electrical designer is creating a project parameter for equipment operating weights. The designer wants to show the appropriate units. Which Discipline and Type of Parameter should be selected?

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17. Which tool can be used to tag components that have been selected first?

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18. An electrical designer creates a sheet using a custom titleblock. The designer wants to include a parameter to indicate the building area. How can this be accomplished?

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19. An electrical designer selects a receptacle to create a circuit. In the contextual ribbon, in the Create Systems panel, Data appears but Power does not. What is the problem?

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20. An electrical designer needs to create several 30 A circuits. Every time they create a circuit the Rating is 20A. What should the designer do?

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21. An MEP team is working with an architect that is using design options. The architect states that the MEP team should show Option 2 in the MEP model. What should the designer do?

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22. An electrical designer wants a view to create a detail that is unassocaited with the model and model elements. What type of view should the designer create?

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23. An electrical designer modifies a panel schedule template, but the panel schedules associated with the template do not update. What should the designer do?

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24. An electrical designer is creating floor plan views for a 2-story building. The lobby ceiling on the first floor is 2 feet above the other spaces on the level. The designer wants to show the lighting above the lobby on the first floor plan view without showing anything on the second level. How can this be accomplished?

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25. An electrical designer receives a Revit model from the architect. The architect states that everyone needs to use the shared coordinates established in the architectural model. What should the designer do?

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26. An electrical designer is reviewing a building model and wants to see all the circuits along with the Load for each system. Where can the designer review this information?

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27. An electrical designer is reviewing the Average Estimated Illumination in a space. The value does not seem correct. The lighting fixtures are placed at the correct location. Which lighting fixture type parameter should the designer check?

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28. When placing a tag by category, what controls which tag is used?

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29. An electrical designer is creating a receptacle family. The designer places an electrical connector and sets the System Type to Power – Unbalanced. The designer wants to control the Voltage of the electrical connector in the project. How can this be accomplished?

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30.
Refer to the exhibit. An electrical designer is reviewing demand factors. What will the demand factor be when there are 2 motors?

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31. An electrical designer selects a run of conduit and changes the phase status to demolished. After doing this, an error appears stating that the elements need to be disconnected. Why does this error occur?

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32. An electrical designer is modeling conduit and cable trays. The designer wants to check for clashes. Which tool should be used?

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33.
Refer to the exhibit. An electrical designer wants to export a schedule for use in Excel. When the designer views the export option, it is unavailable. What should the designer do?

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34. An electrical designer wants to add a parameter to system family categories and loadable family categories. What type of parameter should the designer create?

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35. When hovering the cursor over a component on a circuit, which key can be used to highlight the circuit?

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36. An electrical designer wants to control several view settings with a view template. After assigning a view template to a view, the View Scale can still be adjusted in the View Control bar. Why is this happening?

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37.
Refer to the exhibit. An electrical designer opens a panelboard family and sees the following. What is the hosting type of this family?

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38.
Refer to the exhibit. An electrical designer is creating a lighting fixture tag family with two parameters added to the tag label. The designer wants each parameter to appear on a single line and does not want the size of the label text box to affect the parameters. Which options should be enabled?

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39. When placing electrical equipment, what does pressing the SPACEBAR do?

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40. An electrical designer is creating a lighting fixture family. The designer wants the lighting fixture symbol to appear in 3D views when the Detail Level is Coarse and Medium. What should the designer use to create the symbol in the family?

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41. The Phase of a view is set to New Construction. The Phase Created parameter for an element is set to Existing and the Phase Demolished parameter is set to New Construction. What is the phase status in the view?

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42. An electrical designer enables Section Box for a 3D view, but the section box is not visible in the view. Which setting should the designer check?

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43.
Refer to the exhibit. What kind of views are Level 1 – Area A and Level 1 – Area B?

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44. An electrical designer needs to set the Connection Type for a circuit to Feed Through Lugs. What does the designer need to do to enable this functionality?

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45. An electrical designer is creating an unground conduit plan. Which view setting should the designer adjust to show conduit beneath the associated level of the view?

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46. An electrical designer opens a lighting fixture family to adjust the light source. The light source is not visible in the family even though the Visibility is not turned off in the Visibility/Graphic Overrides dialog. What should the designer do?

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47. An electrical designer is creating a lighting fixture schedule and wants to include information from the spaces in which the lighting fixtures are placed. How can this be accomplished?

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48. An electrical designer is working in a project with a linked architectural Revit model. The designer is unable to select the link. What is causing this condition?

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49. An electrical designer is creating a panel schedule template and is trying to drag the right boundary line to make the panel schedule wider. The designer is unable to do so. What should the designer do?

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50. When there are numerous types of lighting fixtures available, how can a user narrow the list?

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51. An electrical designer has a CAD file that they want to reference in a model. The designer wants to use it to trace conduit runs using the Conduit tool. The CAD file is also being updated. How should the designer use the CAD file?

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52. An electrical designer is creating a receptacle family. The designer wants the receptacle symbol to appear when the Detail Level is Coarse and Medium, and the receptacle geometry to appear when the Detail Level is Fine. How can this be accomplished?

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53. Which parameter will control the elevation of cable trays?

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