12 Days of Quizzes
Day 1 – Treated Lumber Quiz
The holiday season is upon us.
While many of your friends are out at Christmas parties, you are focused on your career and passing the California Supplemental Exam (CSE) for landscape architects.
Christmas Gift for Landscape Architect Candidates
My Christmas gift to all of you working hard to pass the CSE is a quiz a day for the next 12 days.
On the First Day of Christmas…
On the First Day of Christmas, my true love gave to me a partridge in a pear tree…
Well, partridges are not native to California. If they were, you would probably need a CEQA review to ensure your project did not affect their habitat. Instead of the partridge, lets focus on the tree.
Quiz 1: Treated Lumber
Trees are precious and handy for shade, reducing the urban heat island affect, increasing property values, and provide homes for wildlife.
Trees also churn out useful building materials that benefit landscape architects and our clients.
Regrettably, most lumber is not naturally rot resistant.
Pressure-treated lumber is the answer for long-lasting wood that can survive prolonged exposure to weather and the elements.
Day 1 Quiz – Treated Lumber Questions
The following questions will test your knowledge of treated lumber.