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Partitions, ceilings, and exterior walls can __________ a building’s vibration.
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User: Partitions, ceilings, and exterior walls can __________ a building’s vibration.

Weegy: There could be several answers. The most obvious is C. Dampen There is another type of vibration that everything has and when matched, could destroy it. It's like a building, when its vibration is matched the building will starts swaying and [ fall. I forgot the name of the person who discovered this but get almost knocked down a building with a machine he built and its made just the right wave length to topple the building. He had to smash it because the power switch was jammed. It's tesla or something. That's his last name, he was a German scientist or something like that ]


User: The Provisions consider a building’s seismicity and its Seismic Use Group and assign it to a _____________ in order to define its seismic safety requirements.

Weegy: c. Seismic Risk Category
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User: The NEHRP Provisions addressed effective methods of seismic design and construction of: a. buildings in high risk areas. b. buildings in moderate risk areas. c. buildings in low risk areas. d. All of the above.

Weegy: The NEHRP provisions addressed effective methods of seismic design and construction of D. all of the above
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User: When a building and the ground vibrate at the same rate, they resonate and the vibrations______________ .

Weegy: d. decrease, putting more stress on the building
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User: Buildings are assigned to Seismic Use Groups on the basis of ______ . a. community’s need b. age c. quality of construction d. All of the above.

Weegy: A
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User: Temporary as well as permanent structures built following a disaster using Federal funds through the Stafford Act must meet the requirements of Executive Order 12699.





Weegy: True - Temporary as well as permanent structures built following a disaster using Federal funds through the Stafford Act must meet the requirements of
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