Civil Engineering Building Construction Important MCQs – 25

 

246​​ 

The alignment of a cross joint along the plumb line is​​ 

  • Bed block​​ 

  • Perpend​​ 

  • Lintel​​ 

  • Vertical line​​ 

Answer: Option B​​ 

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247​​ 

A projecting piece usually provided to support a truss, is​​ 

  • Cornice​​ 

  • Coping​​ 

  • Frieze​​ 

  • Lintel​​ 

Answer: Option C​​ 

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248​​ 

Best type of piles for soft soil having little resistance to the flow of concrete, is​​ 

  • Simplex pile​​ 

  • Vibro pile​​ 

  • Raymond pile​​ 

  • Franki pile​​ 

Answer: Option B​​ 

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249​​ 

The form work from the underside of slabs, can be removed only after​​ 

  • 1 day​​ 

  • 4 days​​ 

  • 7 days​​ 

  • 14 days​​ 

Answer: Option C​​ 

250​​ 

Couple roof is used for spans​​ 

  • 3.5 m or less​​ 

  • 3.5 m but less than 5 m​​ 

  • 5 m but less than 6.5 m​​ 

  • 6.5 m but less than 8 m​​ 

Answer: Option A​​ 

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251​​ 

For heavy embankments and dams, of height h, the depth of exploration of soil should not be less than​​ 

  • h/4​​ 

  • 1/2 h​​ 

  • h​​ 

  • 2 h​​ 

Answer: Option D​​ 

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252​​ 

The vertical member running through middle of a shutter frame, is​​ 

  • Style​​ 

  • Reveal​​ 

  • Mullion​​ 

  • Post​​ 

Answer: Option C​​ 

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253​​ 

The lower half portion between crown and skew back of the arch, is called​​ 

  • Spandril​​ 

  • Haunch​​ 

  • Springing​​ 

  • Soffit​​ 

Answer: Option B​​ 

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254​​ 

An arch may fail due to​​ 

  • Uneven settlement of abutments​​ 

  • Sliding of voussoirs​​ 

  • Crushing of the material​​ 

  • All the above​​ 

Answer: Option D​​ 

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255​​ 

The exterior angle between outer faces of a wall, is known as​​ 

  • Turn​​ 

  • Junction​​ 

  • Quion​​ 

  • All the above​​ 

Answer: Option C​​