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    QUIZ

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    Quizzical Pursuit
    —The Architecture Puzzler

    Created by Dave Guadagni

     

    Architecture Puzzler #516

    What term is used to describe the following condition? As the temperature drops, the air can no longer hold moisture as water vapor, and vapor condenses.


     

    Question from Last Week:
    Architecture Puzzler #515

    In 1987 we designed a computer room as part of new complex for a local utility company. Most of the building was protected by a sprinkler system. The computer room, however, was protected by a halon system. Why was halon used then, and why would it not be used now?  

    Answer to Puzzler #515


     

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    Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects

    Quizzical Pursuit is Copyright 2011, Dave Guadagni.

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