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(551) Building Contractor (B)

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Exam Provider
International Code Council (ICC)
900 Montclair Rd.
Birmingham, AL 35213
(877) 234-6082
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Exam Type
OPEN  BOOK
Exam Content
Content Areas
(from exam bulletin)
% of
Questions
Administration6
Building Planning5
Plan Reading13
Life Safety9
Exterior Walls3
Roof Assemblies & Rooftop Structures8
Soils & Foundations11
Concrete5
Masonry11
Steel6
Wood18
Glass & Glazing1
Gypsum Board & Plaster3
Special Construction1
Energy Efficiency1
Total number of test questions:
80
Time allowed (hours):
4.0
Books Allowed in the Exam
1.
International Building Code, 2015, ICC
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2.
International Residential Code, 2015, ICC
Buy at Builders Book
3.
Concrete Manual, 2009, 2012 or 2015, ICC
Additional Recommended Books
1.
Reading Architectural Plans for Residential and Commercial Construction, 2001, Ernest Weidhaas
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Available Study Materials
(551) Building Contractor (B)
Practice Exam
$99.95

Sample questions in this package are sourced from the three (3) allowed books above.  A subject category index mapped to question numbers is included with the answer key.

The total number of questions in this package:  1,413

You will also receive free copy of the ICC Concrete Manual Workbook containing an additional 691 sample questions.

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