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]]>**Q1:** Which of the following represents the nominal size (mm) of a modular brick?

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**Q2:-** Calculate the number of bricks required for a 5 cubic metre brick wall?

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**Q3:-** Which of the following test is used for the bitumen?

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**Q4:-** The compressive strength (N/mm^{2}) of thermocol ranges between______.

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**Q5:-** The cement compound that reacts and sets immediately after addition of water is______.

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**Q6:-** What is the standard size of the cube (mm) which is used to calculate the strength of concrete?

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**Q7:-** The process of production of natural stone is known as______.

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**Q8:-** In which of the following test of cement air permeability method is used?

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**Q9:-** The water absorption (expressed in percentage) for burnt clay perforated bricks should not be more than_____.

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**Q10:** What is the approximate ratio of 7 days compressive strength to 28 days compressive strength of cement concrete?

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**Q11:-** Which one of the following shows total quantities of all the items of materials required for the completion of the construction?

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**Q12:-** Grouting of the cracks is measured in______.

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**Q13:-** Which of the following is NOT measured in square metre?

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**Q14:-** The expected out turn (square metre) of sawing of the soft wood per mason per day is______.

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**Q15:-** Which of the following is the multiplying factor for the estimation of lead for sandy tracks?

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**Q16:-** What is the thickness of one and half brick wall made up of standard modular brick?

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**Q17:-** Calculate the approximate estimate of a four storey building, if the total plinth area is 300 square metres per ﬂoor and height of ﬂoor is 3 m. The cubical content rate is Rs. 2,000 per cubic metre and the proﬁt of the contractor is 10% of the total cost.

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**Q18:-** Calculate the quantity(cube m) of brick work for a room using the central line method, if the interior dimension of the room is 5 m x 4 m and height of the room is 3.5 m. The width of the wall is 300 mm and dimension of the door is 2 m x 1.2 m.

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**Q19:-** In the straight line method, the expression for depreciation of a machine having purchasing cost C, scrap value S and useful life of the machinery n, is______.

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**Q20:-** Calculate the number of bags of cement required for the 12 mm thick plastering of a wall of 5 m long, 3.5 m high and 300 mm thick, if 1:3 cement mortar is used.

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**Q21:-** Which one of the following survey is used to deﬁne the property line?

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**Q22:-** The vernier that is calibrated in the direction opposite to the main scale is called______.

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**Q23:-** Which of the following instrument is used for measurement of sighting objects in a plane table survey?

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**Q24:-** For no error in the magnitude, the difference (degree) in the magnitude of the fore bearing and back bearing of any line is_____.

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**Q25:-** What is the number of fore bearing and back bearing for an open traverse of n numbers of station?

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**Q26:-** The difference between the last reduced level and the ﬁrst reduced level is equal to______.

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**Q27:-** The correction of the refraction for a distance ‘D’ between the staff and instrument is______.

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**Q28:-** Calculate the horizontal distance of a point from the instrument, if the staff intercept is 2.5 m. The micrometer reading of the drum of the diaphragm is 3.2 and the micrometer screw has 100 threads in 1 cm. The focal length of the objective glass is 200 mm and the distance of the instrument axis from the centre of the object glass is 180 mm.

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**Q29:-** Which of the following statement is CORRECT for the length of the curve?

**1)** It is inversely proportional to radius of the curve.

**2)** It is inversely proportional to square of radius of the curve.

**3)** It is proportional to deﬂection angle.

**4)** It is proportional to degree of the curve.

**Answer:** It is proportional to deﬂection angle.

**Q30:-** Which of the following represents the CORRECT order of setting up a plane table?

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**Q31:-** What would be the void ratio of the soil mass, if the porosity of a soil mass is 0.35?

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**Q32:-** The liquid limit and plastic limit of the soil is given as 45% and 22% respectively. The plasticity index of the soil would be_____.

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**Q33:-** Falling head permeability test is carried out on a soil specimen having cross-sectional area of 60 sq.cm. and height of 15 cm. The water level in the stand pipe of diametre of 0.5 cm drops from 100 cm to 40 cm in half an hour. What is the coefﬁcient of permeability (cm/s)?

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**Q34:-** Which of the following parameter is determined by triaxial test?

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**Q35:-** If the Reynolds number for a ﬂow is 3000, then the type of ﬂow is_____.

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**Q36:-** Which of the following expression represents the CORRECT relationship between the compressibility (C) and bulk modulus (K) of the ﬂuid?

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**Q37:-** In the isothermal condition, the isothermal bulk modulus of an ideal gas is equal to_____.

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**Q38:-** What is the equivalent head (cm) of the kerosene (speciﬁc gravity = 0.8), if the head of water is 500 cm?

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**Q39:-** Which of the following is measured with the help of elbow meter?

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**Q40:-** What is the momentum correction factor for laminar ﬂow in a circular tube?

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**Q41:-** The wetted perimeter and cross-sectional area of a channel is 5 m and 9 sq. m respectively. What is the hydraulic radius of the channel?

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**Q42:-** The ﬂow is classiﬁed as the laminar ﬂow when the calculated value of the Reynolds number is_____.

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**Q43:-** For a laminar ﬂow through a channel, Reynolds number is given by 1500. What is the friction factor?

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**Q44:-** “The intensity of pressure at any point in the liquid at rest is same in all the directions,” this statement is given by______.

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**Q45:-** With an increase in the supply of irrigation water, yields of the crops_____.

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**Q46:-** Calculate the water distribution efﬁciency, if the depths of penetration along the length of a border strip at an interval of 20 m are 1.5 m, 1.8 m and 2.1 m respectively.

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**Q47:-** Which of the followings are CORRECT values for coefﬁcient of lateral and longitudinal friction as per IRC?

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**Q48:-** Calculate the number of sleepers required for 1 km railway track, if sleeper density is (n+4) for broad gauge and the length of one rail for a broad gauge is 13 m.

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**Q49:-** What is the surface area (m2) of settling tank used for design discharge of 1.5 m3/s? (Assume design overﬂow rate for tank as 40 m3/m2/day.)

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**Q50:-** The plume behavior which occurs in the super adiabatic condition with light to moderate wind speed in the presence of large scale thermal eddies are known as______.

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**Q51 –** A riveted joint may experience

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**Q52:-** The maximum axial load which is just sufﬁcient to keep a column in a small deﬂected shape is called

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**Q53:-** Slenderness ratio of a compression member is

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**Q54:-** Pick up the correct statement from the following

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**Q55:-** The thickness t of a single ﬂat lacing should not be less than

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**Q56:-** To keep the intensity of bearing pressure between the column base and concrete compressive and to vary from zero to 2P/BL, the ratio of the moment M to the axial load P should be

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**Q57:-** IS : 800 – 1971 recommends that in a splice plate the number of rivets carrying calculated shear stress through a packing greater than 6 mm thick, is to be increased by 2.5% for every

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**Q58:-** The moment of the couple set up in a section of a beam by the longitudinal compressive and tensile force is known as

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**Q59:-** The deﬂection of beams may be decreased by

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**Q60:-** To the calculated area of cover plates of a built-up beam, an allowance for rivet holes to be added is

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**Q61:-** The lower water cement ratio in concrete, introduces

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**Q62:-** Di-calcium silicate (C2 -S)

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**Q63:-** Pick up the correct statement from the following:

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**Q64:-** C.R.R.I charts are used to obtain a relationship between strength of concrete and

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**Q65:-** Pick up the incorrect statement from the following:

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**Q66:-** If the engineer – in – charge approves, the 10 cm cubes may be used for the work test of concrete provided maximum nominal size of aggregate does not exceed

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**Q67:-** Under normal conditions using an ordinary cement the period of removal of the form work is

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**Q68:-** Too wet concrete may cause

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**Q69:-** The surface where two successive placements of concrete meet are known as

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**Q70:-** An aggregate which passes through 25 mm I.S. sieve and is retained on 20 mm sieve, is said to be ﬂaky if its least dimension is less than

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**Q71:-** On a grading curve, the gap grading is represented by

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**Q72:-** To obtain a very high strength concrete, use very ﬁne grained

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**Q73:-** The bulk density of aggregates is generally expressed as

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**Q74:-** Addition of pozzolana to ordinary Portland cement causes

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**Q75:-** Using the largest maximum size of aggregate in concrete reduces

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**Q76:-** Sea water:

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**Q77:-** In ﬁneness test of rapid hardening Portland cement the residue on IS sieve No. 9, should not be more than

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**Q78:-** Identify the correct statements.

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**Q79:-** In a singly reinforced beam

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**Q80:-** If the depth of actual neutral axis of a doubly reinforced beam

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**Q81:-** Dimensions of a beam need be changed if the shear stress is more than

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**Q82:-** The length of the straight portion of a bar beyond the end of the hook, should be at least

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**Q83:-** The length of lap in tension reinforcement should not be less than the bar diameter x (actual tension)/(four times the permissible average bond stress ) if it is more than

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**Q84:-** The diameter of transverse reinforcement of columns should be equal to one-fourth of the diameter of the main steel rods but not less than

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**Q85:-** The maximum ratio of span to depth of a cantilever slab is

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**Q86:-** If the length of an intermediate span of a continuous slab is 5 m , the length of the end span is kept

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**Q87:-** A pre-cast pile generally used is

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**Q88:-** The design of a retaining wall assumes that the retained earth

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**Q89:-** m_{1 }and m_{2} are the members of two individual simple trusses of a compound truss. The compound truss will be rigid and determinate if

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**Q90:-** A simply supported beam A carries a point load at its midspan. Another identical beam B carries the same load but uniformly distributed over the entire span. The ratio of the maximum deﬂections of the beams A and B will be

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**Q91:-** The total strain energy of a beam of length L, having moment of inertia of its section I, when subjected to a bending moment M is

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**Q92:-** A material may fail if_____.

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**Q93:-** Keeping breadth constant, depth of a cantilever of length ‘l’ of uniform strength loaded with uniformly distributed load ‘w’ varies from zero at the free end and

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**Q94:-** The force in BC of the truss shown in figure below

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**Q95:-** In a shaft, the shear stress is not directly proportional to

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**Q96:-** Pick up the correct statement from the following:

**1.** The bending moment which when acting alone would produce the maximum stress equal to the major principal stress caused by combined bending and torsion, is called equivalent bending moment

**2.** The torque which when acting alone would produce maximum shear stress equal to the maximum shear stress

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**Q97:-** The yield moment of a cross section is deﬁned as the moment that will just produce the yield stress in

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**Q98:-** In plastic analysis, the shape factor for a rectangular section is

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**Q99:-** Pick up the correct statement from the following

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**Q100:-** The ratio of crippling loads of a column having both the ends ﬁxed to the column having both the ends hinged is

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