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We offer the following modules to test on: National Home Inspectors' Practice Exam, The Home Inspection Business, Scope of Inspections (Standards), Foundations/Structures, Exteriors, Roofing, Building Codes, Plumbing, Electrical, Air Conditioning & Heat Pumps, Interior & Insulation, and Heating.

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Practice Exam Sample Questions

1. Which of the following is not a requirement with regard to anchor bolts?

a. 1/2 inch bolts minimum
b. 7 inch embedment at 6 ft. spacing
c. Within 12 inches of the end of sill
d. Older homes must be retrofitted to today's requirements

Answer is D

2. Required stair handrail height is:

a. 32"
b. Minimum 30" max 34"
c. Minimum 34" max 38"
d. Minimum 32" max 34"

Answer is C

3. A cripple wall would be found?

a. Under a door
b. In the underfloor area
c. In the garage
d. In the attic

Answer is B

4. The cold water supply to a water heater should always have:

a. A stop gap
b. An air gap
c. A shutoff valve
d. A boiler connection

Answer is C

5. Which of the following should not be connected to the sewer or septic system?

a. Floor drains
b. Sink waste
c. Laundry standpipes
d. Roof drains

Answer is D

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