After reading the assignment and reviewing any provided supplemental material, answer the following questions:
1. Why do you think construction contracts are normally accomplished by sealed bid procedures? 2. What are Architect-Engineer services? 3. How are construction contracts usually priced? Do you think this is appropriate? 4. What is a site visit? 5. Why is a site visit important to both parties? 6. What is the Miller Act? Discuss its requirements. 7. What is a Performance Bond? 8. What is a Payment Bond? 9. What are some of the key differences between supply contracts and construction contracts? 10. Overall, why are construction contracts more difficult to administer?