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Test Prep LEED Exam Actual Questions

The questions for LEED were last updated at June 27, 2022.
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Topic 1 - Volume A

Question #1 Topic 1

Which of the following would satisfy the requirements to earn a point for Innovation in Design? (Choose 2)

  • A. A project meets the requirements for exemplary performance for recycled content
  • D. A project earns points for each credit in the Sustainable Sites category
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Correct Answer: AC 🗳️

Question #2 Topic 1

Which of the following is a waste source reduction strategy?

  • A. Selecting materials with a high recycled content
  • B. Limiting the amount of packaging materials on a product
  • C. Selecting regional materials
  • D. Separating recyclables on site
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Correct Answer: B 🗳️

Question #3 Topic 1

Which of the following is NOT true about a life-cycle cost analysis?

  • A. Project teams should complete life-cycle cost analysis early in the design phase
  • C. Life-cycle cost analysis only considers the initial cost of a material or system
  • D. Architects and Owners should review life-cycle cost analysis prior to selecting materials and systems for a project
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Correct Answer: C 🗳️
A life-cost analysis (or life-cycle costing) is an evaluation of a product's cost over it's useful life (including initial cost, operating cost, and maintenance cost).

Question #4 Topic 1

  • A. The exemplary performance point will be awarded under the credit in which exemplary performance is achieved
  • B. The exemplary performance point will be awarded as an Innovation in Design point
  • C. The exemplary performance point will be awarded as a Regional Priority point
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Correct Answer: B 🗳️
Exemplary performance points are added in the Innovation in Design category.

Question #5 Topic 1

Which of the following is NOT true about appealing a USGBC credit ruling?

  • A. Can be submitted after the design review
  • B. Can be submitted after the construction review
  • C. The USGBC will be flexible with the credit thresholds if a project has unique challenges
  • D. Should be submitted only if you believe the USGBC ruled incorrectly on a credit
  • E. Appeal fees are $500 per credit
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Correct Answer: C 🗳️

Question #6 Topic 1

E. Only one point can be earned for this credit

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Correct Answer: AC

Question #7 Topic 1

  • A. IESNA
  • B. EPA
  • C. Montreal Protocol
  • D. CBECS
  • E. ISO 14021
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Correct Answer: E 🗳️

Question #8 Topic 1

CIR?

  • A. There is no option besides submitting a CIR
  • B. File an appeal with their submittal
  • C. Review the CIR interpretation data base on the USGBC website
  • D. Submit the credit with a narrative of why the project qualifies
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Correct Answer: C 🗳️

Question #9 Topic 1

  • A. Heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems
  • B. Renewable energy systems (wing, solar, etc.)
  • C. Domestic hot water systems
  • D. Fire Sprinkler systems
  • E. Lighting and daylighting controls
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Correct Answer: D 🗳️

Question #10 Topic 1

Which of the following statements are true about FSC certified wood? (Choose 2)

  • A. The wood comes from a well managed, sustainable forest
  • B. The wood is extracted locally
  • C. The species of wood is either douglas fir or pine
  • D. The wood is of the highest quality available
  • E. The wood comes from a forest that is managed to preserve wildlife habitat and biodiversity
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Correct Answer: AE 🗳️

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