Quiz answers: Price right

Correct answers are in bold text.


1. Applying quantity surveying principles can have what benefits?:

a. more accurate pricing for jobs
b. higher-efficiency projects
c. fewer surprises
d. all of the above

2. The materials measurement principle sets out to ensure what?

a. using a correct materials measure is key to getting the labour requirement correct
b. your supplier will provide you with lots of extra materials
c. the homeowner should supply you with everything

3. Which best describes a labour constant?

a. the amount of time it takes to install plasterboard
b. Aa calculation that only quantity surveyors can do
c. a value that can be applied to a measurement to work out the labour required for the project
d. a measurement of how much material you need to order

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