12 Days of Quizzes – Day 10: Accessible Landscape Design for the CSE

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Day 10

Well, all the good after Christmas sales are picked over, but we have a brand new quiz to bring you out of the holiday blues.

Since the New Year is around the corner, take a moment to brainstorm your goals for next year.

If one if your goals is to pass the California Supplemental Exam for landscape architects, you will need to set some time aside to study.

If you have a little down time, you may want to prepare for the CSE exam.

Put on your most festive Christmas sweater and test your knowledge with another California Supplemental Exam landscape architect quiz. This is the tenth quiz in the 12 Days of Quizzes series.

On the Tenth Day of Christmas…

On the Ninth Day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…Ten lords-a-leaping…

While leaping is a fine activity for able body lords, not everybody is as nimble as they are. Landscape architects must take accessibility into account when designing landscapes for public use.

Today’s quiz will focus on accessible design requirements for California landscapes. Many test questions on the California Supplemental Exam for landscape architects are about access and safety.

This brief quiz will test your knowledge of California accessibility laws and regulations that apply to landscape architects.

Quiz 10: Accessible Landscape Design for the CSE Exam

1. What is the maximum width for a drainage grate in the accessible path of travel?


2. What direction should any drainage grates run in the accessible path of travel?


3. Which of the following site amenities does not need to be handicap-accessible?


4. When selecting a tree that overhangs the accessible path of travel, what features do you need to keep in mind? Select all that apply.


5. A guard rail is required to meet California accessibility standards when the difference in grade exceeds ___ inches.




More Quizzes

More quizzes can be found on the 12 Days of Quizzes page.

Pass the California Supplemental Exam (CSE) for Landscape Architects e-book study guideIf you are looking for a study guide to help you prepare to pass the CSE the first time, check out Pass the California Supplemental Exam for Landscape Architects study guide e-book.



John is a landscape architect who is currently preparing to take the California Supplemental Exam to become licensed in California. He is currently a licensed professional landscape architect in Georgia and Florida. John graduated from California State University, Pomona with a BSLA degree in landscape architecture in 1997 and has extensive practice experience in residential and commercial landscape design.

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