BECE 2010 Basic Design And Technology (Pre Technical Skills) Past Question Paper One

1

Stitches which are removed from an article after serving their purpose are known as

  • A: joining stitches
  • B: running stitches
  • C: temporary stitches
  • D: permanent stitches
2

What is the common nutrient found in liver and beans?

  • A: Fats
  • B: Vitamins
  • C: Carbohydrates
  • D: Proteins
3

The most popular method of preserving cassava is

  • A: smoking
  • B: freezing
  • C: drying
  • D: canning
4

The arrangement of shapes in a picture is known as

  • A: composition
  • B: drawing
  • C: blending
  • D: toning
5

The most suitable support for drawing is

  • A: canvas
  • B: paper
  • C: rubber
  • D: wall

Figure 1 is a block. Use it to answer Questions 6 and 7.

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6

Which of the following represents the front elevation of the direction of arrow X?
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  • A: A
  • B: B
  • C: C
  • D: D
7

The plan is represented by
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  • A: A
  • B: B
  • C: C
  • D: D
8

Graphic designers communicate information that can be

  • A: seen and heard
  • B: printed and read
  • C: seen and read
  • D: shown and felt
9

The artifact when completed should be able to hold a normal size candle. This specification is classified as

  • A: function
  • B: construction
  • C: ergonomics
  • D: aesthetics
10

In design, the process used to determine the strengths and weaknesses of an artifact is

  • A: analyzing
  • B: testing
  • C: realization
  • D: modification
11

The colour code for a live wire is

  • A: blue
  • B: red
  • C: yellow
  • D: green
12

Which of the following is not a basic home preventive maintenance of furniture?

  • A: Strengthening joints
  • B: Applying new finish
  • C: Replacing damaged locks
  • D: Replacing furniture
13

A method for making several identical copies of an artifact is

  • A: shading
  • B: drawing
  • C: printing
  • D: painting
14

A drawing of vegetation and buildings is

  • A: landscape
  • B: imaginative
  • C: memory
  • D: portraiture
15

An indirect risk to a sewing industry is

  • A: low quality products
  • B: misuse of profits
  • C: inflation controls
  • D: increasing capital
16

The snips is used for

  • A: striking
  • B: holding
  • C: measuring
  • D: cutting
17

Which of the following tools has a lever cap?

  • A: Bench vice
  • B: Hacksaw
  • C: Outside calipers
  • D: Jack plane
18

The term laying is used in

  • A: block work
  • B: wood work
  • C: metal work
  • D: plastic work
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19

The sketch shown above is a

  • A: tongue
  • B: tenon
  • C: mortice
  • D: dovetail
20

Which of the following electronic components allows current to flow in only one direction?

  • A: Inductor
  • B: Diode
  • C: Switch
  • D: Capacitor
21

Which of the following applies to a two-point perspective drawing?

  • A: Angle of projection is 30°
  • B: Angle of projection is 60°
  • C: Object is viewed from a corner
  • D: Front view is drawn first
22

Which of the following is a physical property of metals?

  • A: Weight
  • B: Brittleness
  • C: Ductility
  • D: Malleability
23

The body of a spoke shave is made of

  • A: cast iron
  • B: mild steel
  • C: copper
  • D: lead
24

Which of the following materials is a ferrous metal?

  • A: Lead
  • B: Steel
  • C: Copper
  • D: Aluminium
25

The most appropriate surface finish for a garden chair is

  • A: wax polish
  • B: emulsion paint
  • C: oil paint
  • D: sanding sealer
26

One purpose of using a flux in soldering is to

  • A: prevent formation of oxides
  • B: wash surfaces of the work
  • C: heat the soldering iron
  • D: make the joint neat
27

A fuse wire breaks when there is

  • A: high voltage
  • B: excess current
  • C: low voltage
  • D: low current
28

Which of the following is the most appropriate instrument for drawing objects in oblique?

  • A: 30° set square
  • B: 45° set square
  • C: Ruler
  • D: A pair of dividers
29

In orthographic projection, the plan is projected onto the

  • A: vertical plane
  • B: horizontal plane
  • C: side plane
  • D: auxiliary plane
30

Which of the following is a thermoplastic material?

  • A: Polyester resin
  • B: Phenol formaldehyde
  • C: Polyvinyl chloride
  • D: Melamine formaldehyde

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