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PYRAMID IAS ACADEMY


KARAIKUDI
GROUP- I - 1998
1. The rato of the voume of vods to the
tota voume of so mass s caed
a) water content rato b) porosty
c) vod rato d) degree of
saturaton
2. The ehectve stress on the so mass
. Vod rato.
a) ncreases b) decreases
c) remans constant d) none of these.
3. A pycnometer s used to determne
a) water content and vod rato
b) specc gravty and dry densty
c) water content and specc gravty
d) vod rato and dry densty
4. Match Lst I wth Lst II and seect your
answer accordng to the codes gven
beow :
List I
a) Dry unt weght
b) Saturated unt weght
c) Unt weght
d) Submersed unt weght
List II
a)
,
_

+
+
e
w
G
w
1
1

b)
e
G
w
+ 1

c)
w
e
e G

,
_

+
+
1
d)
w
e
G

,
_

1
1
Codes :
a b c d
A 1 3 2 4
B 3 1 4 2
C 4 2 1 3
D 2 3 1 4
5. Vod rato of so has been determned
for a so as 0.5. What s ts porosty?
a) 0.33 b) 0.67 c) 0.50 d) 1.00
6. A stratum of cay 2 m thck w be
consodated 80% n 10 years. For the
80% consodaton of 8m thck stratum of
the same cay, the tme requred s
a) 100 years b) 180 years
c) 160 years d) 140 years
7. Toughness ndex s the rato of
a) ow ndex and pastcty ndex
b) pastcty ndex and ow ndex
c) qudty ndex and ow ndex
d) pastcty ndex and qudty
8. The property of a so whch s of great
mportance n ndng settement of
structure s
a) permeabty b) shear strength
c) consodaton d) none of these
9. At qud mt a so has
a) no shearng strength
b) very sma shearng strength
c) very hgh shearng strength
d) nothng to do wth shearng strength
10. A so not fuy consodated under the
exstng overburden pressure s caed
a) pre-consodaton b) normay
consodated
c) over consodated d) none of these
11. For sopes of mted extent, the
surface of sppage s usuay aong
a) a paraboc arc b) an eptca arc
c) a straght ne d) a crcuar arc
12. The ow vaue
N
s gven by
a)
,
_

2
45 tan
2

b)
,
_

+
2
45 tan
2

c)
,
_

+
2
45 tan

d)
,
_

2
45 tan

13. The crtca heght n the stabty of


so s the
a) maxmum heght at whch t s possbe
for the soped bank of so to be stabe
b) mnmum vertca heght of the so n
open excavaton
c) mnmum heght at whch t s possbe
for the soped bank of so to be stabe
d) maxmum vertca heght of the so n
an open excavaton
14. Choose the correct vaue for the
foowng :
For

0 , the Terzaghs bearng capacty


factors are
a)
0 ; 7 . 5 , 1

N N N
q C
b)
1 ; 7 . 5 , 0

N N N
q C
c)
0 ; 1 , 7 . 5

N N N
q C
d)
7 . 5 ; 0 , 1

N N N
q C
15. The group emcency of a pe group
a) w be aways ess than 100%
b) w be aways greater than 100%
c) may be ess than 100% or more than
100% dependng upon the type of so,
method of nstaaton and pe spacng
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d) s more than 100% for pe groups n
cohesoness sos and ess than 100% for
those n cohesve sos
16. If two eectrodes are drven n a
saturated so and an eectrc current so
and an eectrc current s made to ow
from one eectrode to the other, the water
contaned n the so.
a) remans unahected by the ow of
current
b) mgrates from the anode towards the
cathode
c) mgrates from the cathode towards the
anode
d) does not aow any current to ow
through
17. The utmate bearng capacty of a
so s
a) tota oad on the bearng area
b) safe oad on the bearng area
c) oad at whch the so fas
d) oad at whch the so consodaton
18. The reducton factor to the bearng
capacty of a so due to the water tabe at
a depth equa to greater than the wdth of
the footng beow the footng s
a) 0.25 b) 0.5 c) 0.75 d) 1.0
19. An upft under the foundaton
a) aways adds to the stabty of the
foundaton
b) decreases the area of the foundaton
needed
c) decreases the stabty of the
foundaton
d) ncreases the bearng pressure of the
foundaton
20. Changng the natura frequency of the
foundaton system at a ater stage after
constructon, f found necessary, s known
as
a) soatng b) tunng
c) tunng d) dampng
21. Permssbe maxmum settement for
stee and RC structures on sand has been
mted to
500
L
. For mut-storey dwengs
and cv budngs n pastc cay, ths
vaue s
a)
%%%
L
b)
142
L
c)
100
L
d)
2500
L
22. Teraghs bearng capacty equatons
are most suted for
a) cohesve sos where 1
B
D
b) cohesve sos where 1
B
D
c) cohesoness sos where 1
B
D
d) cohesoness sos where 1
B
D
23. A temporary encosure n a rver but
round a workng area for the purpose of
excudng water durng constructon s
known as
a) Casson b) Auger
c) Sheetpe d) Coher dam
24. As per IS recommendatons, the
ength of a nk n 30 m chan must be
a) 10 cm b) 15 cm c) 20 cm d) 30
cm
25. The permssbe error n channg for
measurement wth a chan on rough or
hy ground s.
a) 1 n 100 b) 1 n 250
c) 1 n 500 d)1 n 1000
26. Match Lst I wth Lst II correcty.
List I List II
A) Base ne 1. Chan ne
B) Te ne 2. Leveng
C) Datum ne 3. Tranguaton
D) Leve ne 4. St water
a) A - 4, B - 3, C - 2, D - 1
b) A - 1, B - 2, C - 3, D - 4
c) A - 3, B - 1, C - 2, D - 4
d) A - 2, B - 4, C - 1, D - 3
27. Match Lst I wth Lst II correcty.
List I List II
A) Graduated rng 1. Dumpy eve
B) Cp screw 2. nautca sextant
C) Leveng screw 3. Prsmatc compass
D) Graduated arc 4. Theodote
a) A - 4, B - 3, C - 2, D - 1
b) A - 3, B - 4, C - 1, D - 2
c) A - 1, B - 2, C - 3, D - 4
d) A - 2, B - 1, C - 4, D - 3
28. The area of embankment 10 m wde
at the formaton eve, 2 m deep and
havng the sde sope as 2 to1 s.
a) 12 m
2
b) 14 m
2
c) 28 m
2
d) 36 m
2
29. POR s a chan ne, wth O and R on
opposte banks of a rver. A ne OM, 50
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m ong s set out at rght anges to PO at
O. If PO s 25 m and ange PMR s 90
0
then the wdth of the rver OR s
a) 25 m b) 50 m c) 75 m d) 100 m
30. The smpsons 3/8
th
rue for
determnaton of areas s used when the
number of ordnates s
a) 2 b) 3 c) 4 d) 5
31. In a prsmatc compass, the zero s
marked on the
a) North end b) South end
c) West end d) East end
32. The method generay preferred, to
contour a rough country where ordnary
eveng s tedous and channg s both
sow and naccurate, s
a) chan surveyng b) pane tabe
surveyng
c) tacheometrca surveyng
d) compass surveyng
33. The back stah readng on B.M. of R.L.
500.000 m s 2.685 m. f fore sght
readng on a pont s 1.345 m, the reduced
eve of the pont s
a) 502.685 m b) 510.345 m
c) 501.34 m d) 504.03m
34. In eveng work wth dumpy eve and
wooden stah, readngs are taken wth a
east count of
a) 0.001m b) 0.01 m
c) 0.10 m d) 0.005 m
35. Cross-sectonng and Longtudna
sectonng s usuay nvoved n
a) check eveng b) dherenta eveng
c) smpe eveng d) proe eveng
36. In a smpe curve, the Externa
dstance s the dstance between
a) vertex and mdde pont of the curve
b) vertex and center of the curve
c) vertex and pont of curve
d) pont of curve and pont of tangency.
37. The shft of a curve s equa to
a)
2
L
2R
b)
2
L
$R
c)
2
L
12R
d)
2
L
24R

38. The most commony used set of
theodote operatons are
a) rght face and rght swng
b) rght face and eft swng
c) eft face and eft swng
d) eft face and rght swng
39. Anaatc ens s a convex ens
I) provded between daphragm and ob|ect
gass.
II) provded between eye-pece and
daphragm
III) provded to render addtve constant
zero.
IV) provded to nufy both the constants
of tacheometer.
a) Ony III s correct b) II & III are
correct
c) I & III are correct b) II & IV are
correct
40. The tacheometrc method of
contourng s partcuary sutabe
a) When a contoured map of a h s
requred
b) When the area s not very extensve
c) In surveys of roads or raways
d) None of the above.
41. The desrabe mutpyng and
addtve constant for tacheometer s
a) 100 and 0.3 m b) 50 and 0.5 m
c) 100 and 0 m d) 200 and 0.15
m
42. For stee, Youngs moduus s 210
GN/m
2
and Possons rato s 0.3. The Buk
moduus of eastcty w be
a) 210 GN/m
2
b) 175 GN/m
2
c) 147GN/m
2
d) 70 GN/m
2
43. The rato of hydrostatc stress to the
voumetrc stran wthn eastc s caed
a) moduus of eastcty
b) shear moduus
c) buk moduas
d) tangent moduus.
44. The number of eastc constants for a
competey ansotropc eastc matera
whch foow Hookes aw, s
a) 1 b) 3 c) 21 d) 25.
45. In the pane stress probem shown n
gure, the magntude of prncpa tense
stress s
a& 2 ' (&
q 2
c) q d) zero
46. The rato of drect stress to
ongtudna stran s
a) Moduus of rgdty b) Moduus of
eastcty
c) Fexura rgdty d) None of the
above.
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47. In a oaded beam the pont of contra
exure occurs at a secton where
a) bendng moment s mnmum
b) bendng moment s zero or changes ts
sgn
c) bendng moment s maxmum
d) bendng moment s mnmum.
48. The reatonshp connectng the eastc
propertes, Youngs moduus E, moduus
of rgdty N, and the Possons rato 1/m
of an eastc matera s
a) &
1
1 ) 2
m
E N + b) &
1
1 ) 2
m
E N
c) &
1
1 ) 2
m
N E d) &
1
1 ) 2
m
N E +
49. For the gure shown the prncpa
stresses w be
a) 100,150 b) 50,150
c) 150, 150 d) 150,100.
50. The potenta energy stored up n a
deformed body s known as
a) Stran energy
b) potenta energy
c) Resence
d) deformaton energy.
51. The percentage of eongaton of a
matera obtaned from drect tense test
ndcates
a) yed strength b) ductty
c) eastcty d) utmate strength.
52. The maxmum vaue of Possons rato
for any eastc matera has to be ess than
a) 0.3 b) 0.4
c) 0.5 d) 0.6
53. In the case of baxa state of norma
stresses, the norma stress on 45
0
pane s
equa to
a) sum of norma stresses
b) haf the dherence of norma stresses
c) haf the sum of norma stresses
d) dherence of norma stresses.
54. Two shafts of sod crcuar cross-
secton are dentca except for ther
dameters d
1
and d
2
. Under the same
torque T, the rato of the amounts of
stran energy stored n each
shaft
2
1
U
U
woud be
a)
1
2
d
d
b)
2
1
2
1
]
1

d
d
c)
%
1
2
1
]
1

d
d
d)
4
1
2
1
]
1

d
d
55. Whch one of the foowng pars s not
correcty matched?
a) Lames constants - Thck cynder
b) Macauays method - Deecton of
beams
c) Euers method - Theory of coumns
d) Eddys theorem -Torson of shafts.
56. If the dameter of a tubewe s
doubed, the yed w
a) get doubed b) be
quadrupted
c) not change d) ncrease but
w be ess than doube the quantty
57. Identfy the ncorrect statement:
Pondage requrement n a hydropower
pant ncudes the need to
a) Baance the varyng demand
b) Compensate for wastage and spage.
c) Improve the oad factor of the pant
d) Baance short tme uctuatons n the
ow
58. The eementary proe of a dam s
a) a rectange b) a trapezoda
c) an equatera trange
d) a rght-anged trange
59. For a ood contro reservor, the
ehectve storage s equa to
a) Usefu storage - vaey storage
b) Usefu storage + surcharge storage
c) Usefu storage + surcharge storage +
vaey storage.
d) Usefu storage + surcharge vaey
storage
60. Hydroogy s necessary to cv
engneers for,
a) Desgnng and constructon of rrgaton
structures.
b) Desgnng and constructon of brdges
and cuverts.
c) Food contro works d) A the above.
61. The duty of rrgaton water w be ess
f
a) area rrgated s more
b) water suppy requred s ess
c) water suppy requred s more
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62. An nstrument used for the
determnaton of specc gravty of
btumen s caed
a) Lactometer b) Pycnometer
c) Hydrometer d) Vscometer
63. The top of the ground on whch the
foundaton of a road rests s caed
a) Sub grade b) Base
c) Song d) Wearng ayer
64. The vaue of the rung gradent n
pan regon as recommended by IRC s
a) 1 n 10 b) 1 n 30 c) 1 n 20 d) 1 n
40
65. The peak formed by two rsng
gradents s caed
a) Super peak b) Summt c) Peak
d) Top
66. The rate of rse or fa of the road
surface aong ts ength s caed
a) Super eevaton b) Camber
c) Gradent d) None of these
67. The reatonshp between the rate of
super eevaton, the co-emcent of frcton,
the desgn speed and the radus of the
curve s,
a)
2
*
+ , - .
/R
b)
2
*
+ - . ,
/R

c)
2
+*
. ,
/R
d)
2
+*
10 . ,
/R

68. Foat gradents are generay provded
a) At vaey curves b) At summt curves
c) Aong mnmum gradents
d) Aong maxmum gradents
69. Seect the ncorrect the statement
from the foowng:
a) In hghways super eevaton s mted
to 7% n pans.
b) PCU of a buock cart s greater than
that of a truck wth a traer.
c) A rotary shoud never be provded at a
summt.
d) Hgher tramc densty occurs when the
tramc, voume s very sma.
70. The dstance traveed by a vehce
from percepton tme to the brake reacton
tme s known as.
a) Log dstance b) Sght dstance
c) Brakng dstance d) Stoppng dstance
71. The maxmum wdth of a road vehce
as per IRC recommendatons s
a) 1.10 m b) 2.25 m c) 2.00 m d)
2.44 m
72. Euers formua for coumn s
appcabe to
a) Short coumns ony b) Long coumns
ony
c) Coumns n desgn d) Short as we as
ong
73. The rato of the pastc moment
capacty to the yed moment capacty of
a roed stee beam secton s about
a) 1.7 b) 1.5 c) 1.15 d) 0.85
74. The permssbe stress n axa tenson

at
on the net ehectve area of the stee
sectons sha not exceed,
a) 0.66 f
y
b) 0.60 f
y
c) 0.75 f
y
d) 0.65
f
y
75. The ehectve ength of wed s taken
as the actua ength.
a) Mnus the sze of wed
b) Mnus twce the sze of wed
c) Pus the sze of wed
d) Pus twce the sze of wed
76. Throat thckness of a et wed s
determned as
a)
1
2
of ts sze b)
1
2
of ts sze
c) 0.70 of ts sze d) 0.75 of ts sze
77. The mnmum wdth of acng bar
depends on
a) Nomna dameter of rvet
b) Thckness of acng bar
c) Length of the member
d) None of the above
78. Bearng stheners n a pate grder are
provded at the foowng ocatons:
a) Supports b) Md-span
c) Pont of contraexure d) None
79. In a pate grder, the ange spcng s
done
a) At Mnmum shear ocaton
b) At Mnmum moment ocaton
c) At Maxmum shear ocaton
d) At Maxmum moment ocaton
80. The average day water demand for a
popuaton of 20,000 wth per capta
demand of 200 tres s
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a) 4 x 10
6
tres b) 20,000 tres
c) 2 x 10
6
tres d) 40,000 tres
81. Standard EDTA (Ethyene damne
tetra acetc acd) souton s used to
determne the
a) hardness n water b) turbdty n
water
c) dssoved oxygen n water
d) resdua chorne n water
82. The dea dsnfectant for pubc water
suppy
a) ozone b) UV ray c) me d)
chorne
83. Consder the foowng statements :
Turbdty of water s expressed
1. n ppm
2. n numbers n an arbtrary scae
3. by pH vaue
4. by coour code
Of these statements, whch are correct?
a) 2 and 3 b) 3 and 4 c) 1 and 2 d)
1 aone
84. The presence of cacum and
magnesum chorde n water causes
a) softenng b) taste
c) turbdty d) hardness
85. Mat12 L34t I 53t2 L34t II an6 4+7+1t t2+
1899+1t an45+9 :43n/ t2+ 186+4 /3;+n (+785<
List I
(Impurities)
List II
(Maximum
limit)
a) Turbdty (1
)
250 ppm
b) Fuorde (2
)
125 ppm
c) Magnesum (3
)
1.5 ppm
d) Chorde (4
)
10 ppm
Codes:
a b c d
A) 3 4 1 2
B) 3 2 1 4
C) 1 4 3 2
D
)
4 3 2 1
86. Whch pump s used to ncrease
pressure n dstrbuton system?
a) Booster pump b) Low ft pump
c) Hgh ft pump d) Deep we pump
87. Coaguant generay used s
a) chorde b) beachng powder
c) aum d) ferrc chorde
88. The most common cause of acdty n
water
a) carbon doxde b) oxygen
c) hydrogen d) ntrogen
89. The rate of traton of rapd sand
ters are
a) 100 t/mn/m
2
b) 250 t/hr/m
2

c) 1500 t/hr/m
2
d) 500 t/mn/m
2
90. The perod of ceanng for rapd sand
ter s
a) 2 to 3 months b) 2 to 3 weeks
c) 24 - 48 hours d) one month
91. Losses n a dstrbuton system are
due to
a) unauthorsed connectons
b) poor quaty of ppes and ttngs
c) dead end system of network of ppes
d) ow morae of peope
92. The mtng vaue of ntrate n
drnkng water s
a) 100 mg/ b) 75 mg/ c) 45 mg/ d) 25
mg/
93. The presence of ntrogen n water
ndcates the presence of
a) organc matter b) norganc matter
c) suspended partces d) none of these
94. The sutabe method of for
forecastng popuaton for a young & a
rapdy deveopng cty s
a) arthmetc mean method
b) geometrc mean method
c) comparatve graphca method
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a) gasone exhaust b) dese exhaust
c) forest res d) exhaust from texte
unts
96. The rate of accumuaton /
contrbuton of sudge per person per year
s
a) 10 tres b) 15 tres c) 20 tres d)
30 tres
97. Psychoda aternate s found n
a) septc tanks b) standard rate
trckng ters
c) contact beds d) ntermttent ters
98. If X s B.O.D. of sampe of sewage and Y
s B.O.D. per capta, then popuaton
equvaent w b
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a)
Y
X
b) Y X + c)
X
Y
d) XY
99. In a stabsaton pond, oxygen for the
aerobc bactera comes from a form of
pant fe. Ths form of pant fe s caed
a) bactera b) grass c) reeds d)
agae
100. A unt workng purey on aneroboss
a) septc tank b) actvated sudge
process
c) trckng ters d) contact beds
101. The sef ceansng veocty
recommended for Indan condtons, n
order to prevent settng down of sewage
at the bottom s |m/sec|
a) 0.25 b) 0.50 c) 0.75 d)
1.50
102. The rst stage of natura process of
sudge dgeston, s
a) acd fermentaton b) acd
regresson
c) akane fermentaton d) none of
these
103. COWEL s provded at
a) rst step n manhoe
b) upper end of ventatng coumn
c) ower end of ventatng coumn
upper end of manhoe
104. The gas produced by dgestng sudge
contans maxmum of
a) Methane b) CO
2
c) H d)
N
105. Sudge dgeston s
a) dsposa of sudge b) duton of
sudge
c) stabzaton of sudge
d) remova of waste products from sudge
106. If the pH vaue of sewage s 7, then t
s
a) akane b) neutra c) acdc d)
none
107. For cement concrete, the stress-
stran curve s approxmatey near upto
a) V of utmate stress b) of
utmate stress
c) of utmate stress d) 7/8 of utmate
stress
108. If E
c
and E
s
are the moduus of
eastcty of concrete and stee
respectvey, then the moduar rato can
be cacuated by
a)
4
1
E
E
b)
1
4
E
E
c)
1 4
4 1
E E
E 0E
-
d)
4
1
E
4E

109. The maxmum depth of N.A. n Lmt
State method for Fe 415 grade stee for a
beam of ehectve depth d w be
a) 0.46 d b) 0.50 d c) 0.48 d d) 0.53 d
110. In the desgn for mt state of
coapse n exure, the maxmum stran n
concrete at the outermost compresson
bre s taken as
a) 0.00035 b) 0.035
c) 0.0035 d) 0.35
111. Accordng to the recommendatons
of IS 456, the compressve renforcement
n rectanguar beams shoud not exceed,
a) 0.4 % of the tota cross-sectona area
b) 1.0 % of the tota cross-sectona area
c) 4.0 % of the tota cross-sectona area
d) 10.0 % of the tota cross-sectona area.
112. The dameter of transverse
renforcement of a coumn shoud be
equa to one-fourth of the dameter of the
argest ongtudna man rod but not ess
than
a) 4 mm b) 6 mm c) 5 mm d) 8 mm
113. The maxmum aowabe deecton
n cantevers shoud not exceed
a) 1/325 b) 3/325 c) 2/325 d) 4/325
114. A sngy renforced concrete beam
250 mm wde and 700 mm deep to the
center of renforcement s provded wth
1875 mm
2
of stee. If moduar rato M s
15, the depth of N.A. w be
a) 200 mm b) 250 mm c) 300 mm d)
350 mm
115. What s the mnmum percentage of
HYSD bar renforcement to be provded n
R.C.C. sabs?
a) 0.10 b) 0.12 c) 0.15 d) 0.30
116. The proof stress of a cod worked
deformed renforcng stee bar s
determned at a percentage eongaton of
a) 0.15 b) 0.2 c) 1.5 d) 2.0
117. Maxmum spacng of shear strrups
n a beam of ehectve depth 800 mm s
restrcted to
a) 600 mm b) 450 mm
c) 400 mm d) 300 mm
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118. Factor of safety aganst sdng of a
retanng wa shoud not be ess than
as BIS 456-78
a) 1.5 b) 1.4 c) 1.2 d) 1.0
119. In crcuar sabs, renforcement s
provded n the form of
a) rada bars b)
crcumferenta bars
c) rada & crcumferenta bars
d) bars as provded n one-way sab.
120. A stem of cantever type retanng
wa s desgned for
a) horzonta bendng and transverse
shear
b) horzonta bendng and vertca shear
c) vertca bendng and transverse shear
d) vertca bendng and vertca shear.
121. Consder the foowng statements:
Asserton (A) : The most hazardous mode
of faure of retanng was s due to
overturnng
Reason (R) : The overturnng takes pace
due to the acton of horzonta forces ony.
a) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) s the
correct expanaton of (A)
b) Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) s not
the correct expanaton of (A)
c) (A) s true, but (R) s fase.
d) (A) s fase, but (R) s true.
122. A at sab s supported on
a) beams b) coumns
c) beams and coumns
d) coumns monothcay but wth sab.
123. In case Factor of safety aganst
sdng s ess than 1.5, a porton of sab s
constructed downward at the end of the
hee sab, whch s known as
a) a key b) a cut-oh wa c) a rb d)
a
124. Examne the foowng statements:
) Factor of safety for stee shoud be
based on ts yed stress.
) Factor of safety for stee shoud be
based on ts utmate stress.
) Factor of safety for concrete shoud be
based on ts yed stress.
v) Factor of safety for concrete shoud be
based on ts utmate stress.
The correct answer s:
a) () and () b) () and (v)
c) () and () d) () and (v)
125. Age of a tree can be ascertaned by
a) radus of ts stem
b) number of meduary rays
c) number of annua rngs
d) sze of pth
126. The moduus of eastcty of tmber s
about
a) 0.5 to 1.0 x 10
4
N/mm
2

b) 1.0 to 1.5 x 10
4
N/mm
2

c) 1.5 to 2.0 x 10
4
N/mm
2
d) 2.0 to 2.5 x 10
4
N/mm
2
127. Seasonng of tmber s done to
remove
a) knots n tmber
b) sap n tmber
c) twsted bre n tmber
d) roughness of tmber
128. Mat12 L34t I 1899+1t7? 53t2 L34t II an6
4+7+1t ?8:9 an45+9 :43n/ t2+ 186+4 /3;+n (+785
List I List II
a) Chromte brcks (1
)
Ornamenta
desgns
b) Bauxte brcks (2
)
Neutra
refractory heat
ow
c) Doomte brcks (3
)
Resstance
aganst heat
ow
d) Hoow brcks (4
)
Basc refractory
brcks
Codes:
a b c d
A) 1 4 3 2
B) 2 4 1 3
C) 4 1 3 2
D
)
1 2 4 3
129. Marbe s an exampe for the
foowng type of stone :
a) Igneous b) Metamorphc
c) Sedmentary d) Putonc
130. When a good budng brck s
mmersed n water at room temperature
for 24 hours, t shoud not absorb water
by weght more than
a) 10% b) 20% c) 15% d)
25%
131. When a brck s cut nto two haves
ongtudnay, one part s caed
a) Kng coser b) Cornce
c) Oueen coser d) Voussor
132. Gavansng means coverng ron
wth a thn coat of
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133. The most popuar type of
organzaton used for cv engneerng
constructon s
a) Lne and stah organzaton
b) Functona organzaton
c) Ehectve organzaton
d) Lne organzaton
134. A mestone chart
a) Shows nterdependences of varous
|obs.
b) Depcts the deay of |ob, f any
c) Ponts outgong ahead of schedue of
|ob, f any
d) None of the above
135. The pre-tender stage requres
a) Acquston of and b) Seecton of
ste
c) Fnazaton of agnment of work
d) Fnazaton of desgn & preparaton of
estmate.
136. The technque for estabshng and
mantanng prortes among the varous
|obs of a pro|ect s known as
a) Event ow schedung technque
b) Crtca rato schedung
c) Sottng technque for schedung
d) Short nterva schedung
137. A PERT network s
a) Actvty orented b) Event orented
c) Both actvty and event orented
d) Foat orented
138. In PERT anayss, the expected mean
tme s gven by
a)
t 0 t 0 t
L P O
t ,
E
%
b)
t 02t 0 t
L P O
t ,
E
4
c)
t 0 4t 0 t
L P O
t ,
E
$
d)
t 0 t 0 4t
L P O
t ,
E
5

139. The tme to compete the entre
pro|ect corresponds to
a) Shortest path from nta node to na
node
b) Longest path from nta node to na
node
c) Sum of dstances from nta node to
na node.
d) Average of tme taken by a the
actvtes.
140. Crtca path moves aong the
actvtes havng tota oat
a) Postve b) Negatve
c) Zero d) Same
141. The foowng gure ndcates:
a) A merge b) A burst
c) An actvty d) An event
142. The occurrence of the startng of an
actvty s caed ts,
a) Head event b) Ta event
c) Dua roe event d) Fna event
143. Mat12 L34t I 1899+1t7? 53t2 L34t II an6
4+7+1t ?8:9 an45+9 :43n/ t2+ 186+4 /3;+n (+785 <
List I List II
a) Chromte brcks (1
)
Ornamenta
desgns
b) Bauxte brcks (2
)
Neutra
refractory heat
ow
c) Doomte brcks (3
)
Resstance
aganst heat
ow
d) Hoow brcks (4
)
Basc refractory
brcks
Codes:
a b c d
A) 1 4 3 2
B) 2 4 1 3
C) 4 1 3 2
D
)
1 2 4 3
144. When a good budng brck s
mmersed n water at room temperature
for 24 hours, t shoud not absorb water
by weght more than
a) 10% b) 20% c) 15% d)
25%
145. When a brck s cut nto two haves
ongtudnay, one part s caed
a) Kng coser b) Cornce
c) Oueen coser d) Voussor
146. In case of stars for pubc budngs
the maxmum rser s mted to
a) 10 cm b) 12 cm c) 15 cm d) 25
cm
18. The constructon of a temporary
structures requred to support an unsafe
structure s caed
a) underpnnng b) scahodng
c) shorng d) |ackng.
147. The soundness of cement s tested
by
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a) Ar-permeabty method
b) Le Chateer method
c) Vcats method d) None of the above.
148. Vee-Bee test on concrete, measures
the foowng property :
a) strength b) water-cement
c) workabty d) stabty
149. Shouder seeper s a seeper
a) between any two ntermedate seeper
b) between a |ont seeper and an
ntermedate seeper
c) on ether sde of a ra |ont
d) nearer to the abutment of a brdge
150. The maxmum degree of curvature
for metre gauge s mted to
a) 10
0
b) 16
0
c) 30
0
d) 40
0
151. On B.G. tracks the dstance of outer
sgna from staton mt s kept
a) 510 m b) 520 m c) 530 m d) 540 m
152. In Indan Raways, the approxmate
weght of ra secton s determned from
the formua.
a)
@+3/2t 8. t2+ 9a37 1
AA3a7 78a6 8. 7818=8t3;+ %10

b)
@+3/2t 8. t2+ 9a37 1
AA3a7 78a6 8. 7818=8t3;+ 410

c)
@+3/2t 8. t2+ 9a37 1
AA3a7 78a6 8. 7818=8t3;+ 510

d)
@+3/2t 8. t2+ 9a37 1
AA3a7 78a6 8. 7818=8t3;+ $10

153. A warner sgna, whch s rst seen
by the drver s known as
a) dsc sgna b) home
sgna
c) outer sgna d) routng
sgna
154. The devce used to transfer the
wagons or ocomotves, one at a tme, to
and from parae tracks wthout any
necessty of shuntng s known as
a) Wegh brdge b) Traverser
c) Turn tabe d) Goath
155. Hee dvergence s
a) dstance between runnng faces of
stock ra and tongue ra at the hee of
swtch.
b) dstance between the nner faces of
stock ra and tongue ra at the hee of
swtch
c) angeway + 3 mm to 6 mm of wear
d) ength of the stock ra per unt spread.
156. In arport, the strength of wnd s
measured wth the hep of
a) Wnd ndcator b) Barometer
c) Beaufort scae d) Wnd cones
157. Correctons for basc runway ength
are the foowng:
a) Eevaton, gradent, meteoroogy
b) Eevaton, gradent, temperature
c) Gradent, meteoroogy, tramc
d) Temperature, topography, tramc
158. What s the mnmum wdth of
taxway for C cass Arport?
a) 45 m b) 23 m c) 18 m d) 15 m
159. Speed of persona computers s
speced by
a) MHz / s b) kcps
c) cps d) KHz / s
160. A cass of random access memory
that requres perodc servcng n order
for the contents to reman vad s
a) Statc RAM b) Dynamc RAM
c) PROM d) EPROM
161. Data n man memory of the
computer are
a) Permanent b) Voate
c) Sem-voate d) None of these.
162. Whch one of the foowng computer
anguages s used for artca
ntegence?
a) Basc b) Proog
c) C d) Cobo
163. The number 45 n Bnary form s
a) 101101 b) 100111
c) 101111 d) 110011
164. Whch one s used for decson
makng symbo n ow-chart?
a)
b)
c)
d)
165. Pck out the statement used to
specfy an array?
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a) COMMON b) DIMENSION
c) EOUIVALENCE d) SUBROUTINE
166. Whch of the foowng s the
FORTRAN statement for the formua to
nd the ange to twst ( ) =
!
G
_

,
4
%2
6
_

,

where T s the torque, G, the moduus of
rgdty, and d, the dameter of the shaft?
a) THETA = XT/XG * 32.0 / 3.142 * D ** 4
b) THETA = XT/XG * 32.0 / PHI * D ** 4
c) THETA = (T/G) * (10.186 / D ** 4)
d) THETA = (T/G) * 10.186 / PHI D ** 4
167. If X = 20.5, and IX = 10, the
foowng FORTRAN statement,
WRITE (*, 70) X, IX
70 FORMAT (2X, F10.2, 2X, 13)
w dspay ( stands for bank space)
a) 20.50
10

b) 20.50
10

c)
20.50 10
d)
20.5 10
168. If A = 6.0, C =2.0, D=3.0, the
foowng statement n FORTRAN w
cacuate B as
BB = A/C * D
a) 1.0 b) 3.0 c) 6.0 d) 9.0
169.The pre-tender stage requres
a) Acquston of and
b) Seecton of ste
c) Fnazaton of agnment of work
d) Fnazaton of desgn & preparaton of
estmate.
170. Castganos rst theorem s
appcabe
a) for pastc structures
b) for a statcay determnate structures.
c) when the prncpe of superposton s
vad
d) for neastc structures.
171. Whch one of the foowng pars s
not correcty matched?
a) Lames constants - Thck cynder
b) Macauays method - Deecton of
beams
c) Euers method - Theory of coumns
d) Eddys theorem - Torson of shafts.
172. A xed beam of span L wth a pont
oad W at the mdspan w have zero
bendng moment
a) L/3 from eft support
b) L/4 from rght support
c) L/4 from eft and rght supports.
d) L/3 from eft and rght supports.
173. The horzonta thrust for the three
hnged crcuar arch s
a) 0 b) W/2 c) W/4 d) 3W/4
174. Coumn anaogy method was
ntroduced by
a) Castgano b) Hardy Cross
c) Euer d) Rankne
175. Hgh strength concrete s used n
prestressed concrete to
a) Mnmze eastc creep and shrnkage
strans.
b) Maxmze eastc creep and shrnkage
strans.
c) Emnate shrnkage strans
d) None of the above.
176. The burstng stresses n pre stressed
concrete members are deveoped at,
a) Maxmum shear zone
b) Anchorage zone
c) Maxmum bendng moment zone
d) Bond zone
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