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  1. Floor Plana simplified drawing that shows the size and arrangement of rooms, hallways, doors, windows, and storage areas on one floor of a home.

          

  2. plans/printspages of drawings of the building

          

  3. exterior doora door that connects two rooms or spaces

          

  4. risera whole truss section. In large projects (for example a bridge or very large roof), seperate panels may be built then assembled together at the job site to make larger trusses

          

  5. top chordthe bottom edge of a truss

          

  6. programthe horizontal part of the stair where your foot steps

          

  7. interior doora door that connects a room to the outside

          

  8. bubble diagrama detailed list of needs that must be fulfilled by the building's final design

          

  9. supportsalso known as bearings, these are the points that hold the truss up. In doing so, they take the load from the truss and transfer it to the foundation

          

  10. elevation symbolthe small symbol indicated by a circle tucked inside a triangle on the floor plan thatgives the page number and drawing number for that particular section drawing within a set of drawings

          

  11. vestibulea description of how the building space or room is used

          

  12. powder rooma detailed list of needs that must be fulfilled by the building's final design

          

  13. EXPOabbreviation for exposed in floor plans, and unfinished floor or wall

          

  14. spanforces, wheather permanent (dead load) or temporary (live load), that are applied to a truss

          

  15. construction drawinga drawing produced later in the design process that more fully explains the architectecural design to show the general relationships and space requirements for the space, may be used for the client

          

  16. building section symbolthe small symbol indicated by a circle tucked inside a triangle on the floor plan thatgives the page number and drawing number for that particular section drawing within a set of drawings

          

  17. function/usea description of how the building space or room is used

          

  18. cutting plane/cutting plane linethe small symbol indicated by a circle tucked inside a triangle on the floor plan thatgives the page number and drawing number for that particular section drawing within a set of drawings

          

  19. schematic design drawinga drawing produced later in the design process that more fully explains the architectecural design to show the general relationships and space requirements for the space, may be used for the client

          

  20. pitchthe angle of a roof; commonly expressed as a ratio of verticle to horizontal (7:12)

          

  21. open to belowa term used to describe an upper space with a railing around an opening wher you can look into the space below

          

  22. web membersthese are verticle and diagonal members that transfer the load of a truss to the supports.

          

  23. treadthe horizontal part of the stair where your foot steps

          

  24. panela whole truss section. In large projects (for example a bridge or very large roof), seperate panels may be built then assembled together at the job site to make larger trusses

          

  25. loadforces, wheather permanent (dead load) or temporary (live load), that are applied to a truss

          

  26. orthographic projectiona 2-D, or flat, representation of a 3-D object using views of each side of the object.

          

  27. bottom chordthe top edge of a truss

          

  28. stair landingthe horizontal part of the stair where your foot steps