Steel-Frame And Ferroconcrete

25 July 2022
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______________ is a type of construction where the main load-bearing elements are hung from suspension cables that are then suspended from vertical supports anchored into the ground or a riverbed.
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suspension
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Cantilever construction is _______________
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a type of construction that features a horizontal beam that extends past its vertical support.
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A ____________ is a skeletal frame constructed in a regular pattern to support the floors, roof, or walls.
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steel frame
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Domino construction uses _______________
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Vertical steel support and horizontal slab of reinforced concrete which is connected by stairways
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The act of building or assembling an infrastructure is known as ________________.
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construction
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The Wainwright building was designed by _______(1)_______. It is one of the earliest examples of a _______(2)_______.
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(1) Louis Sullivan; (2) steel-framed skyscraper
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This house was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and is an example of _______________.
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cantilever construction
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Which type of structure is both cost effective and minimizes space?
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skyscraper
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What is the primary benefit to construction using ferroconcrete?
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Ferroconcrete ensures the building will be strong and long-lasting.
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Ferroconcrete is reinforced concrete that combines concrete and ________.
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iron