# Computer Aided Design Basics MCQ Questions & Answers

Computer Aided Design Basics MCQs : This section focuses on the "Computer Aided Design Basics". These Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) should be practiced to improve the Computer Aided Design Basics skills required for various interviews (campus interview, walk-in interview, company interview), placement, entrance exam and other competitive examinations.

Question 1

A line with a tapering width can be easily created by using the ________ tool.

A. circle
B. eclipse
C. line
D. polyline

Question 2

If you use the absolute coordinate system to create a line from a starting point of 0, 0 8 units on the X axis and 5 units on the Y axis you enter ________ for the second point.

A. 8,5
B. 5,8
C. 0,8
D. 5,0

Question 3

In order to set drawing limits for a "C" size architectural drawing the drafter should set the limits to ________.

A. 0,0 and 2,9
B. 0,0 and 17,11
C. 0,0 and 18,24
D. 0,0 and 34,24

Question 4

One quick way to view the entire drawing area is to use the Zoom command by typing ________.

A. type Z enter A enter
B. type Z enter E enter
C. type SHOWALL enter
D. type ALL enter

Question 5

The UCS icon represents the intersection of the ________.

A. X axis
B. Y axis
C. Z axis
D. All of the above

Question 6

Understanding the Cartesian coordinate system will help the beginning drafter ________.

A. control the accuracy of the drawing
B. produce a visible grid system
C. select a different text style
D. choose various line types

Question 7

Using the Relative Polar Coordinate System to add a 3 inch line that is 45 degrees from the end point of the line created above the drafter would ________.

A. type @3<45 and enter
B. type 3 back slash and enter
C. type 3 forward slash and enter
D. type 3 and try to use the Dynamic Input readout to find the end point

Question 8

When drawing a line using the relative coordinate system a line is created from ________.

A. 0,0
B. the ending point of the last line
C. the beginning point of the last line
D. none of the above

Question 9

When setting up a mechanical drawing in AutoCAD the drafter should set the units to ________.

A. fractional
B. decimal
C. architectural
D. metric