Plumber's Licensing Study Guide, Third Edition

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McGraw Hill Professional, Oct 8, 2012 - Technology & Engineering - 240 pages
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Ace the Journeyman and Master Plumbing Exams!

Featuring more than 400 practice questions and answers, Plumber's Licensing Study Guide, Third Edition, provides everything you need to prepare for and pass the Journeyman and Master Plumber's licensing exams on the first try. This practical, up-to-date resource is filled with study tips, detailed illustrations, calculations, conversion tables, and troubleshooting points. Both metric and U.S. units are included throughout. Fully revised for the 2012 International Plumbing Code and 2012 Uniform Plumbing Code, this careerbuilding guide helps you:

  • Master the material most likely to appear on plumber's licensing exams
  • Improve your test-taking ability with 400+ multiple-choice questions and answers
  • Acquire the confidence, skills, and knowledge needed to pass your exam

Covers essential plumbing topics, including:

  • Definitions
  • Administrative policies
  • Miscellaneous regulations
  • Water supply
  • Water heaters
  • Sanitary drainage
  • Fixtures
  • Indirect waste
  • Vents
  • Storm water drainage
  • Traps, cleanouts, and special waste
  • Interceptors and separators
  • Medical and nonmedical gas systems
  • Alternative engineered and special systems
  • Gray-water recycling systems
  • Natural gas
 

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Plumbers Licensing Study Guide

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This book contains many many errors....so many that you cant trust anything in the book. Some pages had more questions than answers and others had more answers than questions.I had to look up every ... Read full review

Contents

Chapter 2 Miscellaneous Policies
9
Chapter 3 Water Supply and Backflow Prevention
17
Chapter 4 Water Heaters Heat Exchangers and Boilers
29
Chapter 5 Sanitary Drainage
37
Chapter 6 Fixtures and Faucets
49
Chapter 7 Indirect Waste
61
Chapter 8 Vents
69
Chapter 9 Storm Water Drainage
83
Chapter 11 Interceptors and Separators
107
Chapter 12 Medical and Nonmedical Gases
115
Chapter 13 Alternative Engineered and Special Systems
117
Chapter 14 GrayWater Recycling Systems
123
Chapter 15 Natural Gas
127
Chapter 16 Guide to Taking the Test
135
Facts Figures Calculations and Conversions
139
Answers and References
207

Chapter 10 Traps Cleanouts and Special Waste
99

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About the author (2012)

R. Dodge Woodson is a Master Plumber with more than 35 years' experience. He has owned and operated plumbing and construction companies and has served as adjunct faculty at the Central Main Technical College.

Mike Frankel, CIPE, CPD, is president of Utility Systems Consultants. He has more than 35 years of experience in the plumbing industry and engineering and design profession. Mike is the author of Facility Piping Systems Handbook and Facilities Site Piping Systems Handbook.

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