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I have 3 quesions that I have difficulties answering them..
1. If multiple rows of dimensions are shown, what is the spacing between dimension lines? Options: A.) 1/2” B.) 1/4” C.) 1/8”
2.It is acceptable for dimension lines to cross. Options: True or false?
3. Dimensions should be written above the dimension lines. Options: True or False?
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