BECE 2014 Basic Design And Technology (Pre Technical Skills) Past Question Paper One

 

1

To hold a lining onto a fabric temporarily, one can use

  • A: basting
  • B: even tacking
  • C: tailor’s tacks
  • D: thread marking
2

Which of the following stitches can be used to neaten raw edges of a set-in-sleeve?

  • A: Feather
  • B: Fishbone
  • C: Herringbone
  • D: Loop
3

The goiter on Evelyn’s neck is caused by lack of

  • A: calcium
  • B: iodine
  • C: protein
  • D: vitamin
4

Man-made elements represented in art include

  • A: branches
  • B: rivers
  • C: stones
  • D: walls
5

The visitors’ book signed at exhibitions helps the exhibitions helps the exhibitor to know the

  • A: dignitaries who attended
  • B: number of works in high demand
  • C: observations made about the work
  • D: people who came

Use the sketch below to answer questions 6 and 7

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6

Which of the following represents the front view in the direction of arrow Z?
Bece-2014-BDT-Pretechnical-Skills-Question-number-6-answer-image

  • A: A
  • B: B
  • C: C
  • D: D
7

Which of the following represents the left end elevation in the direction of arrow X?
Bece-2014-BDT-Pretechnical-Skills-Question-number-7-answer-image

  • A: A
  • B: B
  • C: C
  • D: D
8

A place where art works are sold is

  • A: an archive
  • B: a gallery
  • C: a museum
  • D: a studio
9

In design, the conditions that the final solution must satisfy is termed

  • A: investigation
  • B: specification
  • C: development
  • D: analysis
10

Which of the following instruments is most suitable for drawing horizontal lines?

  • A: Tee-square
  • B: Protractor
  • C: Compass
  • D: Set-square

Figure 2 shows a design process. Use it to answer questions 11 and 12

Bece-2014-BDT-Pretechnical-Skills-Question-number-11-and-12-image

11

Figure 2 shows the method of

  • A: specifying solutions
  • B: stating specification
  • C: evaluating artifact
  • D: identifying needs
12

Which of the following design process stages follows the method shown in figure 2?

  • A: Writing specifications
  • B: Writing situation
  • C: Analyzing a situation
  • D: Sketching possible solutions
13

Shading with lines is described as

  • A: cross hatching
  • B: hatching
  • C: stippling
  • D: tonal value
14

Which of the following colours produces a feeling of warmth?

  • A: Blue
  • B: Green
  • C: Violet
  • D: White
15

Which of the following factors can cause a sewing business to collapse?

  • A: Advertising
  • B: Insurance
  • C: Low sales
  • D: Skilled labour
16

In mixing mortar, the ratio 1:5 represents

  • A: one part sand to five parts cement
  • B: one part water to five parts cement
  • C: one part cement to five parts sand
  • D: one part cement to five parts gravel
17

Aggregates used for concrete mixture should be

  • A: well graded
  • B: round in size
  • C: square in size
  • D: medium graded
18

Which of the following represents a centre line?
Bece-2014-BDT-Pretechnical-Skills-Question-number-18-answer-image

  • A: A
  • B: B
  • C: C
  • D: D
19

Which of the following is a safety workshop practice?

  • A: Wearing strong boots
  • B: Wearing loose clothing
  • C: Leaving tools on bench
  • D: Using mushroom head chisel
20

Polyvinyl acetate is also called

  • A: animal glue
  • B: white glue
  • C: resin glue
  • D: contact glue
21

Making a round hole in a piece of metal is termed

  • A: boring
  • B: chipping
  • C: drilling
  • D: chamfering
22

Which of the following is not a property of aluminium?

  • A: Light in weight
  • B: It corrodes
  • C: Absorbs heat readily
  • D: It is a good conductor of electricity
23

In furniture works, joints which have to be disconnected at certain times can be described as

  • A: permanent joints
  • B: immovable joints
  • C: movable joints
  • D: temporary joints

Use the symbol below to answer questions 24 and 25

Bece-2014-BDT-Pretechnical-Skills-Question-number-24-and-25-image

24

The symbol shows

  • A: an inductor
  • B: a diode
  • C: a switch
  • D: a capacitor
25

The component is used for

  • A: storing electrical energy
  • B: opening and closing a circuit
  • C: opposing the flow of electric current.
  • D: allowing current to flow in one direction
26

In applying finishes, the emulsion paint is mixed with

  • A: oil
  • B: water
  • C: thinner
  • D: turpentine
27

The most appropriate tool for enlarging holes in metals is the

  • A: flat file
  • B: hand file
  • C: square file
  • D: round file

Use the sketch below to answer questions 28 to 30

Bece-2014-BDT-Pretechnical-Skills-Question-number-28-to-30-image

28

The process represented in the sketch is

  • A: marking out
  • B: measuring
  • C: cutting
  • D: drilling
29

The tool marked P is a

  • A: marking gauge
  • B: builder’s square
  • C: try-square
  • D: mortise gauge
30

The material being worked on is

  • A: polyvinyl chloride
  • B: mahogany
  • C: sandcrete block
  • D: mild steel.

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