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Unit 1. General

Unit 2. Concrete Components

Unit 3. Proportioning Concrete Mixtures

Unit 4. Form Design and Construction

Unit 5 Construction Procedures

Unit 6. Reinforced-Concrete Construction

Unit 7. Basic Masonry Equipment and Components

Unit 8. Concrete Masonry

Unit 9. Brick and Tile Masonry

Concrete is the most widely used type of construction material. The first six units cover the physical characteristics, properties, and ingredients of concrete; the form design and construction principles; construction procedures with emphasis on concrete placement, finishing, and curing techniques; and the proportions of ingredients.

Units 7, 8, and 9 cover masonry basic tools and equipment, properties, and mixing of mortar. Concrete masonry includes the characteristics of concrete blocks, construction procedures, and rubble stone masonry.

David L. Heiserman, Editor

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Revised: June 06, 2015