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Kansas
(K9A) General Building Contractor (A)

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International Code Council
900 Montclair Rd.
Birmingham, AL 35213
(888) 422-7233, ext. 5524
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Exam Type

OPEN  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas% of
Questions
Administration8
Building Planning6
Plan Reading12
Life Safety12
Roof Assemblies and Rooftop Structures13
Soils and Foundations11
Concrete4
Masonry9
Steel4
Wood13
Gypsum Board and Plaster2
Special Construction2
Energy Efficiency2
Total number of test questions:
90
Time allowed (hours):
4.0

Books Allowed in the Exam

1.
International Building Code, 2012, ICC
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2.
Concrete Manual, 2009, 2012 or 2015, ICC
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Additional Recommended Books

1.
Reading Architectural Plans for Residential and Commercial Construction, 2001, Ernest Weidhaas
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2.
Concrete Manual Workbook, 2015, ICC
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Available Study Materials
ICC Exam: K9A
Practice Exam Package
$129.95

Sample questions in this package are sourced from the ICC Building Code and Concrete Manual.  A subject category index mapped to question numbers is included with the answer key.  Added bookmarks help the user randomly jump to specific code sections/chapters in the code.

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

The total number of questions in this package: 2,384

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