Mold Ins. Quiz 5

  1. Humidity Range recommended by professional organizations is -
    In general professional organizations recommend a humidity range from 30-60%
  2. Where are you most likely to find condensation?
    Windows are usually the coldest surfaces in a room so they're the places you're most likely to find condensation.
  3. Moisture can be controlled by
    • Moisture can be controlled by 
    • -Source control
    • -Dilution 
    • -Dehumidification
  4. Absolute Humidity is
    Absolute Humidity is the actual amount of moisture present in the air.
  5. If you can control moisture
    If you can control moisture, you can control indoor mold-problems.
  6. When humidity drops below 20%
    When humidity drops below 20%, membranes in human respiratory systems begin to dry up and individual's the ability to fight infection may be compromised.
  7. I'ts estimated that the daily activity of an average family will release.
    I'ts estimated that the daily activity of an average family will release 3 gallons of moisture into the the air per day.
  8. When air at a given temperature contains all the water vapor it can hold at that temperature it is said that it's realtive humidity is at ---
    When air at a given temperature contains all the water vapor it can hold at that temperature it is said that it's realtive humidity is at 100%.
  9. During heating periods. relative humidity should be above
    During heating periods. relative humidity should be above 25%.
  10. How does mold germinate?
    When spores settle on exposed surfaces, they become part of the dust that forms in all  buildings. When dust gets wet the spores may germinate and begin to grow.
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Mold Ins. Quiz 5
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Quiz 5 - Mold Inspector Certification Exam
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