8. What should be done with excess mortar after the brick is placed on a course?
Let excess mortar harden and then tool it
Cut off excess mortar and reuse it
Cut off excess mortar and discard it
Let excess mortar set and chip off with a hammer
9. Why are the edges of a flashing turned up?
To hook into the bed of mortar
To act as a gutter and aid in runoff
To make the sharp edges safer for workers to handle
10. Why are joints finished?
To prevent waste of mortar
To help hold brick in place
To allow room for caulking
To makes them weathertight