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PPT will provide three words, phrases or questions, which will progressively become more challenging to answer.
Answer question 1 correctly and you achieve the Apprentice Level.
Answer questions 1 & 2 correctly and you achieve the Journeyman Level.
Answer questions 1, 2 & 3 correctly and you achieve the Master level.

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Apprentice Level:

Like paint color names, gloss and sheen are labeled purely for marketing purposes
 a. True
 b. False

Journeyman Level:

Metal stud framing and gypsum drywall systems will have acceptable varying degrees of “flatness” due to the
 a. length of walls
 b. thickness of the gypsum board; 1/2" or 5/8”
 c. knife versus trowel application of joint compound
 d. wall assembly system

Master Level:

When accessing paint or coating adhesion, the
 a. fingernail scratch test is a good indicator to determine issues
 b. ASTM D3359, Adhesion by Tape Test, Method A is appropriate
 c. surface may be evaluated with a wetness pour to measure surface porosity
 d. alcohol swab assessment will determine if the paint was over thinned/reduced
 e. answers a. & c.

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