# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Building Management II Task 1386772382

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Cut molding, using a power miter box.

Definition

Cutting molding should include
  • selecting PPE, materials, and tools
  • measuring and cutting the material to form the desired angle for closely fit corners.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the relevant safety precautions/procedures to follow when using a miter box to cut molding?
  • What type of PPE is required when using a miter box?
  • How are the materials positioned in the miter box?
  • What edge determines the length to be cut?

Related Standards of Learning

Mathematics

G.2

The student will use the relationships between angles formed by two lines intersected by a transversal to
  1. prove two or more lines are parallel; and
  2. solve problems, including practical problems, involving angles formed when parallel lines are intersected by a transversal.