Building Design & Construction Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam (Paperback)

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Get the realistic practice you need to successfully prepare for the Building Design & Construction Systems division of the Architect Registration Examination (ARE) with Building Design & Construction Systems: ARE Sample Problems and Practice Exam. 88 challenging sample problems are presented in the same formats as the problems on the exam, including multiple-choice, check-all-that-apply, and fill-in-the-blank. A sample vignette prepares you for the graphic portion of the exam. Clearly explained solutions, are provided to supplement your review.

Also included is a realistic 85-problem practice exam that simulates the actual exam experience through topics covered, length, level of difficulty, format, and the use of logical distractors. The practice exam includes a vignette covering accessibility and ramps, roof plans, and stair design just like the actual exam.

Coverage of the Building Design & Construction Systems Content Areas

  • Codes and Regulations
  • Concrete
  • Doors, Windows, and Glazing
  • Finish Materials
  • Masonry
  • Material Costs
  • Metals
  • Moisture Protection and Thermal Insulation
  • Principles
  • Site Planning and Design
  • Vertical Transportation
  • Wood
  • Accessibility/Ramp
  • Roof Plan Vignette
  • Stair Design Vignette

Features and Benefits

  • Challenging sample problems in the same format as the exam provide the realistic practice you need to successfully prepare for the Building Design & Construction Systems division of the ARE.
  • Downloadable PDF files, which can be can be imported into your drafting software, allow you to practice creating graphic vignette solutions.
  • Practical tips for approaching the multiple choice sections, solving the vignettes, and using the vignette software help you avoid common mistakes.
  • Updated codes and standards provide you with the most current ARE review materials.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781591263258
ISBN-10: 1591263255
Publisher: Professional Publications, Inc.
Publication Date: December 8th, 2010
Pages: 136
Language: English
Series: Architect Registration Exam