Basic of Civil Engineering MCQs with answer (Part:- 3)
101 In which bond brick is laid with its length in the direction of a wall?
102 Which of the below should be avoided in brick masonry?
(A) Horizontal joints
(B) Queen closer
(C) Brick bat
(D) Vertical joints
103 _________ bond is better in appearance than English bond.
(B) Double Flemish
(C) Single Flemish
(D) Poly Flemish
104 Flemish bond is expensive than English bond.
105 In Herringbone bond, bricks are placed at _________ angle from __________ line in both directions.
(A) 600, central
(B) 600, vertical
(C) 450, central
(D) 450, vertical
106 The portion of bricks cut across the width in half is called:
(A) Half split
(B) Half closer
(C) Half bed
(D) Half bat
107 What should be placed at the beginning of every header course in English bond to avoid vertical joint?
(A) Queen closer
(B) Half bat
(C) Three fourth bat
(D) Three fourth bat
108 The bricks used for corners of walls of a structure are called:
109 Which bond comprises of one course of a header to three or five courses of stretchers?
(A) Dutch bond
(B) Zig-zag bond
(C) English garden-wall bond
(D) Facing bond
110 How many components are mainly used to prepare concrete?
111 Which of the below is the most common alternative to cement in concrete?
(B) Fly ash
112 Which of the below is the most common alternative to cement in concrete?
(B) Fly ash
113 What is the ideal water-cement ratio to be used while hand mixing?
114 Retarders are used for:
(A) Construction of high rise building
(B) Repair works
(C) Cold weather conditions
(D) Grouting deep oil wells
115 _________ is added to make white concrete.
(A) Fly ash
(C) Rise husk
116 As water cement ratio increases, ________ also increases.
(A) Compressive strength
(B) Tensile strength
117 Which of the below is an example of plasticizer?
(A) Hydroxylated carboxylic acid
118 Which component of concrete gives it desired compressive strength?
119 What is the ratio of the component in grade M20 concrete?
120 The most common type of door is:
(A) Double leaf door
(B) Louvred door
(C) Single leaf door
(D) Battened door
121 A casement window hung horizontally is called:
122 Light, a term used in windows, is:
(A) Area between outer parts of a window
(B) Glazed part of the window
(C) Area between inner parts of a window
(D) Opening of the window allowing light
123 If a door swings towards the person opening it, it is called:
(A) Left handed
(D) Right handed
124 Which of the below material of window has life span of 50 years?
125 ________ door swings both ways.
126 The difference between magnetic north and geographic north is:
127 In the triangulation method, the whole area is divided into:
(A) Scale triangles
(C) Obtuse triangles
(D) Well-conditioned triangles
128 A stone that marks boundary is called:
129 Which of the below is not a classification of surveying?
130 EDM stands for:
(A) Errorless Distance Measurement
(B) Electronic Direct Measurement
(C) Electronic Distance Measurement
(D) Errorless Direct Measurement
131 Plane and geodetic surveying are classifications of surveying based on:
(B) Earth’s curvature
(C) Object of survey
132 _________ errors are small unavoidable fluctuation.
133 Which of the below is not a means of linear surveying methods?
134 An offset is a _________ distance of an object measured from the survey line.
136 How many types of chains are used in chain surveying?
137 Gunter’s chain consists of _________ links.
138 The process of a location of intermediate points on a survey line is:
139 The biggest of the survey line is called:
(A) First line
(B) Base line
(C) Tie line
(D) Main survey line
140 Chain surveying uses the principle of:
141 In how many ways can ranging be carried out?
142 The book in which chain measurements are entered is called:
(A) Field book
(B) Record book
(C) Study book
(D) Chain book
143 How many types of cross staff are available?
144 Survey stations may be marked on the ground using a:
145 The direction of a line relative to a given meridian is called:
146 How many types of a compass are used in surveying?
147 ___________ bearing is measured in the direction of survey
148 In a reduced bearing system, bearing is measured from:
(A) Nearest one (North or South)
149 Prismatic Compass is based on the reduced bearing system.
150 The bearing of line AB as shown below is represented in reduced bearing as: