# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Building Management II Task 75562578

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Define chemical terminology related to building management.

Definition

Defining chemical terminology used in building management should include
  • caustic
  • corrosive
  • combustible
  • drain cleaner
  • flammable
  • linseed oil
  • refinishing supplies.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What safety precautions should be used when working with chemicals?
  • What sources may be used to find out the potential hazards related to a particular chemical?
  • What is the difference between caustic and corrosive?
  • What is the difference between combustible and flammable chemicals?
  • What are some of the dangers associated with linseed oil?

Related Standards of Learning

English

11.3

The student will apply knowledge of word origins, derivations, and figurative language to extend vocabulary development in authentic texts.
  1. Use structural analysis of roots, affixes, synonyms, and antonyms to understand complex words.
  2. Use context, structure, and connotations to determine meanings of words and phrases.
  3. Discriminate between connotative and denotative meanings and interpret the connotation.
  4. Explain the meaning of common idioms.
  5. Explain the meaning of literary and classical allusions and figurative language in text.
  6. Extend general and cross-curricular vocabulary through speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

12.3

The student will apply knowledge of word origins, derivations, and figurative language to extend vocabulary development in authentic texts.
  1. Use structural analysis of roots, affixes, synonyms, and antonyms, to understand complex words.
  2. Use context, structure, and connotations to determine meanings of words and phrases.
  3. Discriminate between connotative and denotative meanings and interpret the connotation.
  4. Explain the meaning of common idioms, and literary and classical allusions in text.
  5. Extend general and cross-curricular vocabulary through speaking, listening, reading, and writing.