AutoCAD Interview Questions

 
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To reverse the UNDO command the correct entry is?
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Which of the following statements is true for AutoCad?
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The command to scale a paper space viewport to half the drawn size is?
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Which one of the following options of the UNDO command allows the undo facility to be disabled?
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Which one of the following commands forces AutoCAD to revise the entire drawing taking into account the effect of changes within the system?
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Which one of the following commands allows simultaneous pan and zoom?
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Which one of the following commands CANNOT be undone?
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The MAXIMUM number of commands whose effect can be undone by the UNDO command is?
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Which one of the following commands would be used to limit the movement of the cursor to specified increments?
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Which one of the following commands can be used to turn the grid through 45 degrees ?
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When producing a drawing of a site plan measuring 300m x 275m dimensions should be entered to a scale of?
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Which one of the following BEST defines a "prototype" or "template" drawing?
13.
In order for the grid command to work correctly two settings have to be established.
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When using AutoCAD for the design of a mechanical component measuring 1000 mm by 500 mm, the dimensions would normally be entered at a scale of?
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How many entity colours does AutoCAD support?
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A house measures 15000 mm x 8000 mm in plan view. When drawing the plan view only which one of the following sets of limits would be BEST to use?
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What option would be selected following the TEXT command to select a different type of text to that currently in use?
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The special character string that causes text to be underlined is
19.
Which of the following is an AutoCAD font for mathematical symbols?
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The effect of QTEXT being ON is to?
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The text option that prompts the user for two endpoints and then automatically calculates the text height and positions the text between the two points is chosen from this AutoCAD prompt Align/Fit/Center/Middle/Right/TL/TC/TR/ML/MC/MR/BL/BC/BR Which one is correct?
22.
Which of the following commands will NOT place some form of text within the drawing
23.
When is a space NOT interpreted as the enter key?
24.
The special character string that is used to print the diameter sign is
25.
Which one of the following is the AutoCAD filename extension used to indicate a compiled text font?
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Which one of the following could be an AutoCad drawing file?
27.
The line types definitions are stored on the system with an extension of?
28.
Which one of the following key combinations is a standard windoze short cut that does not relate to the clipboard.
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The shortcuts or command alias that allows us to key in L and AutoCAD responds with LINE are stored in a file named
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Which of the following key combinations issues the ISOPLANE command?
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Which of the following statements is true?
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Which one of the following key combinations will toggle SNAP?
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Which one of the following key combinations will toggle COORDS?
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When designing an integrated circuit measuring 5mm x 5mm the measurements should be entered using a scale of
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Which one of the following best describes a "user co-ordinate System"?
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Absolute co ordinates are measured from the
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The position of a mouse on a surface is NOT directly related to the position of the screen cursor. This makes the mouse unsuitable for
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Which one of the following is an AutoCAD absolute point co-ordinate?
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When drawing a digital watch measuring 30mm x 25mm, which one of the following would be the BEST set of drawing limits to use?
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To continue drawing a line from the last known point, enter
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Which one of the following is an AutoCAD relative polar co-ordinate
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ou are designing a floor plan and know the length and angle of one of the wall segments to be 1500mm and 30 degrees. This is to be followed by a wall 2000mm long at 90 degrees to the first. Which one of the following is the correct input?
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Which one of the following would draw a vertical line 30 units in length from a previously defined point given as 30,50?
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The shape above is based on a 10 unit module. which is the correct set of codes to draw this shape, starting at the lower left and moving anti clock wise
45.
There are at least eleven options to the "select objects" prompt. Which of the following has an incorrect option?
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When using the move command to move a single object by a given distance, which is the best of the following methods?
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The "select object" option "Previous" is best described by
48.
The following two commands used one after the other BOUNDARY then pick inside an area ERASE ALL R LAST produces which of these results
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Which one of the following system variables disables the prompt which asks for attribute values, and causes attributes to be set to their defaults?
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Which one of the following best defines attributes as used in AutoCAD and defined by the command DDATTDEF.
51.
What is the significance of using the command WBLOCK?
52.
The effect of the EXPLODE command when applied to a block is to?
53.
The use of blocks allows libraries of standard parts to be developed and saved for latter use. Blocks may be stored
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Which one of the following methods should be used to repeat a complex part in a drawing in order to minimise file size?
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Which one of the following is a correct statement regarding AutoCAD blocks?
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The SETVAR command is used to?
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If the system variable MIRRTEXT is set to 1, text is
58.
Which one of the following allows the value of the system variable PICKBOX to be changed whilst in the ERASE command?
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Which one of the following system variables determines the visibility of the control points of a pline spline curve?
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The system variable SPLINETYPE determines?
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Which of the following system variables controls the accuracy of approximation of a spline curve?
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Which one of the following commands can be used to change the value of a system variable?
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One effect of setting the value of MIRRTEXT=0 is that?
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Which one of the following is the BEST procedure for drawing a line from the point of intersection of a line and a circle?
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When breaking a circle the break will occur in the
66.
Which one of the following statements is False?
67.
Which of the following shapes CANNOT be drawn by the polygon command?
68.
The effect of freezing a layer is to?
69.
Which one of the following is the maximum number of layers which can be defined in an AutoCAD drawing?
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Which one of the following commands can be used to obtain information about a selected object?
71.
AutoCAD has had the dreaded Model Space and Paper Space since R12. What is the main advantage of the system?
72.
Why does AutoCAD allow you more than one layout?
73.
A common command for many Windoze applications is "Page Setup". What in AutoCAD does Page Setup achieve?
74.
Which of the following key combinations does not invoke an I/O command?
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In a Windoze dialogue box, moving from one field to another is achieved by which of the following key combinations?
76.
When constructing an AutoCAD Solid Model the UCS command is used to
77.
When using the SOLVIEW command on a blank PS layout which sub command should be issued first and why?