# Civil Engineering - Building Construction - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Building Construction - Section 1 (Q.No. 10)
10.
The 9 cm x 9 cm side of a brick as seen in the wall face, is generally known as
stretcher
face
front
side.
Explanation:
No answer description is available. Let's discuss.
Discussion:
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Muniswamy said:   2 years ago
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Odwa said:   5 years ago
How to determine the header or Stretcher; when you're just given numbers? Please explain me.

Bala said:   8 years ago
Laying of brick calculating the dimensions (v and H) of 9 * 9 is mainly describes the header.

Er.Dillip Kumar Sahoo said:   8 years ago

Er. Ajay Sharma said:   9 years ago
The right answer is (D), because brick have L, B, H & the brick have standard size is (19, 9, 9) cm. So 19 cm is length of a brick & 9 cm*9 cm is the breath & height so the length of a brick is said (Stretcher) and breath & height is said (Header) in civil engineering So the right answer is (D).
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Sheldonxerxes said:   9 years ago
Length is called as header (L) and breath is called as structure (B).

Rajesh said:   9 years ago

Niraj kumar yadav said:   9 years ago
9*9 size brick uses header wall because its size standard size brick we provide easily cleaning windows and given space according to construction building.