Construction Management MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 2

Pick up the incorrect statement from the following:


Options are :

  • Each activity consumes a given time
  • An activity of a project is denoted by an arrow on the network
  • The tail of the arrow indicates the start of the activity
  • The head of the arrow indicates the end of the activity
  • The arrows are drawn to scale from left to right

Answer :The arrows are drawn to scale from left to right

RCC Structures Design MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 7

Various activities of a project, are shown on bar charts by:


Options are :

  • Horizontal lines
  • Vertical lines
  • Crosses
  • Dots

Answer :Horizontal lines

Mile Stone charts were invented in the year of:


Options are :

  • 1950
  • 1940
  • 1930
  • 1910
  • 1920

Answer :1940

If the total float and duration of an activity are 5 and 10 days respectively, the particular activity can be:


Options are :

  • Started 5 days later
  • Performed at slower rate in 15 days
  • All the above
  • Completed 5 days later

Answer :All the above

Construction Management MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 1

The most popular type of organisation used for Civil Engineering Constructions, is:


Options are :

  • Line organisation
  • Line and staff organisation
  • Functional organisation
  • Effective organisation

Answer :Line organisation

Pick up the incorrect statement from the following:


Options are :

  • Logically and sequentially connected activities and events form a network
  • None of these
  • The activity is the time consuming part of a project
  • The beginning and end of a job, are called events
  • The activity which consumes maximum time, is called a node

Answer :The activity which consumes maximum time, is called a node

Pick up the PERT event from the following:


Options are :

  • Digging of foundation started
  • Laying of concrete started
  • Laying of concrete completed
  • Digging of foundation completed
  • All the above

Answer :All the above

Irrigation MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Engineering) Set 1

Frederick W. Taylor introduced a system of working known as:


Options are :

  • Line organisation
  • Effective organisation
  • Functional organisation
  • Line and staff organisation

Answer :Functional organisation

The Overall in-charge of an organisation at the site responsible for the execution of the works, is:


Options are :

  • Assistant Engineer
  • Engineer
  • Sub overseer
  • Junior Engineer
  • Executive Engineer

Answer :Engineer

If TL is the latest allowable event occurrence time, total activity slack(s), is equal to:


Options are :

  • All the above
  • LFT-EFT
  • LST-EST
  • TL-EFT

Answer :All the above

Hydraulics MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Engineering) Set 9

If a is the optimistic time, b is the pessimistic time and m is most likely time of an activity, the expected time of the activity, is:


A.


B.


C.


D.


Options are :

  • C
  • B
  • A
  • D

Answer :C

The first method invented for planning projects, was:


Options are :

  • Programme Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT)
  • Milestone chart
  • Bar chart method
  • Critical path method (CPM)

Answer :Bar chart method

An Executive Engineer may have powers upto:


Options are :

  • $25,000
  • $500,000
  • $100,000
  • $200,000
  • $50,000

Answer :$25,000

Construction Management MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 1

If D is the duration, ES and EF are the earliest start and finish, LS and LF are latest start and latest finish time, then the following relation holds good:


Options are :

  • LF = LS + D
  • LS = LF - D
  • EF = ES + D
  • All the above
  • D = EF - ES

Answer :All the above

Pick up the correct statement from the following:


Options are :

  • CPM analysis is activity oriented
  • All the above
  • CPM does not make any allowance for the uncertainties in the duration of time
  • In CPM, the time is related to cost
  • PERT analysis is event oriented

Answer :All the above

Final technical authority of a project lies with:


Options are :

  • Chief Engineer
  • Assistant Engineer
  • Executive Engineer
  • Superintending Engineer

Answer :Chief Engineer

Concrete Technology MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 4

Modular co-ordination of construction means proper:


Options are :

  • Designing
  • All the above
  • Execution
  • Planning

Answer :All the above

Which one of the following represents an activity:


Options are :

  • Setting of question paper
  • Preparation of breakfast
  • Excavation for foundation
  • All the above
  • Curing of concrete

Answer :All the above

Works costing less than $ 20,000 are treated as:


Options are :

  • All the above
  • Projects
  • Minor projects
  • Major projects

Answer :Minor projects

Concrete Technology MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 2

Residential buildings are treated as:


Options are :

  • Heavy construction
  • Industrial construction
  • Light construction
  • Private construction

Answer :Light construction

RCC Structures Design MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 8

For the network shown in the given figure, the expected time for the activity:



Options are :

  • 1-2 is 4
  • 3-4 is 8
  • All the above
  • 2-3 is 7

Answer :All the above

Pick up the correct statement from the following:


Options are :

  • Optimistic time estimate refers to activities
  • All the above
  • Most likely time estimate refers to activities
  • Expected time estimate refers to activities
  • Pessimistic time estimate refers to activities

Answer :All the above

Pre-tender stage requires:


Options are :

  • Formalisation of designs and preparation of estimate
  • Acquisition of land
  • All the above
  • Selection of site
  • Formalisation of alignment of work

Answer :All the above

RCC Structures Design MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 3

For the execution of a project, a contractor is:


Options are :

  • A firm
  • An agency
  • A person
  • All the above

Answer :All the above

Pick up the incorrect statement from the following:


Options are :

  • The difference between the earliest finish time of an activity and the earliest start time of its successor activity, is called free float of the activity
  • The difference between the earliest start time and latest finish time of any activity, is the maximum time available for the activity
  • None of these
  • The difference between the latest start time and earliest start time of an activity, is called total float
  • The difference between the maximum time available for the job and actual time it consumes, is called total float

Answer :None of these

For the supply of materials for concrete, form work reinforcing and placing of concrete, removal of form work and curing of concrete, number of bar(s) required on bar chart, is:


Options are :

  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 1

Answer :1

RCC Structures Design MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 3

A golden rule for the procurement of construction stones, suggests:


Options are :

  • 33% at the site and 67% under procurement
  • 100% at the site
  • 67% at the site and 33% under procurement
  • 50% at the site and 50% under procurement
  • None of these

Answer :67% at the site and 33% under procurement

For completion of a project, the critical path of the network represents:


Options are :

  • Maximum cost
  • Minimum cost
  • Maximum time
  • Minimum time

Answer :Minimum time

The final selection of a construction site, is done by:


Options are :

  • Representative of engineer authority
  • Local civil authority representative
  • All the above
  • Departmental representative or user
  • Representative of administration

Answer :All the above

Concrete Technology MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 4

The first stage of a construction, is:


Options are :

  • Allotment of funds
  • Initiation of proposal
  • Survey of the site
  • Preparation of tender
  • Preparation of estimate

Answer :Initiation of proposal

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