Post answers in this thread. Your scores will be sent to you via private message. This test will be in 3 sections. Part one is multiple choice, part two is true false, part 3 is essay. The multiple choice and true and false makes up for 50% of the quiz, the essay part makes up for the other 50%. The multiple choice and true and false are 3 points per question. The essay is a min of 3 paragraphs and a max of 5 paragraphs. Any AOL'ese used and you will instantly fail the quiz. The quiz will end the weekend of thanksgiving(USA's). Good luck to those who take it. Also all chit chat posts will be deleted.
Part one Multiple Choice
1)What material is the most popular frame material for mtb frames.
f)A and E
2)What company invented the short stays for their freeride hardtail frames.
3)Which one of these freeride frames are most likely to do best at a xc ride?
c)Rocky Mountain RMX
4)Department stores bike frames are made of:
d)High Tensile Steel.
5)What companies use the VPP technology:
c)Santa Cruz/ Intense
6)What mounts on the outside of the seat tube of a xc frame.
d)b and c
7)What amount of travel are xc bike frame designed for forkwise.
h)e and f
8)What is the front part of a frame called.
a)Front part of the frame
b)That place where I reach over.
c)That happy magical place
d)The front triangle
9)Box stays provide
a)More frame strength
b)Less tire clearance
c)A cooler look
d)A weaker frame.
10)Todays frames are designed for what kind of headset.
Part 2 true or false.
1)All frames are measured exactly the same.
2)All depot store bike frames are built in the same quality when compared to a frame in which a 2 year old built out of duplo blocks.
3)Any frame can handle a fork with 12"(300mm) of travel.
4)All frames are designed for 26" wheels.
5)Plato was Mickey Mouses dog.
6)All seat tube sizes are the same.
7)All bikes are made overseas.
8)Gussets don't add any strength.
9)There is only one headtube size.
10)Blue frames are faster.
Part 3 Essay(Remember, no AOL'ese.)
Explain The differences in how frames are measured from xc to DH/Freeride. Why doesn't the measurements resemble that of a road bike? Would it be a good idea to standardize these measurements, explain.