Construction Management MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 3

Pick up the correct statement from the following:


Options are :

  • Programme Evaluation and Review Technique is not event oriented
  • Critical Path method is event oriented
  • Programme Evaluation and Review Technique, is event oriented
  • Critical Path Method is event oriented

Answer :Programme Evaluation and Review Technique, is event oriented

The three time estimates for the activities of the network shown in the given figure are shown above their arrows. The earliest expected time for the event 4, is:


Options are :

  • 19
  • 24
  • 14
  • None of these

Answer :19

Concrete Technology MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 2

Optimistic time, most likely time and pessimistic times for the activities of a network in the given figure are written above their arrows. If the contractual obligation time for the project is 75, the latest occurrence time for the event 2, is:


Options are :

  • 20
  • 15
  • 25
  • 35

Answer :25

PERT is:


Options are :

  • Used for research and development projects
  • Limited of event oriented diagrams
  • An analytic in concept
  • Based on three time estimates for activities linking up two events
  • All the above

Answer :All the above

Pick up the correct statement from the following:


Options are :

  • The difference between total float and free float, is called interfering float
  • All the above
  • The duration between the earliest start time of the preceding event and latest finish time of the succeeding event, is called 'float'
  • The duration of time by which an activity can be delayed without affecting the succeeding activity, is called free float
  • The float which affects neither the processor nor the successor activities, is called independent float

Answer :All the above

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

While scheduling a project by C.P.M.


Options are :

  • Net work is drawn by connecting the activities and the events
  • A project is divided into various activities
  • All the above
  • Sequence of various activities is made according to their importance
  • Required time for each activity is established

Answer :All the above

Power stations are generally treated as:


Options are :

  • Light construction
  • Industrial construction
  • Electrical construction
  • Heavy construction

Answer :Industrial construction

PERT analysis is based on:


Options are :

  • Pessimistic time
  • Optimistic time
  • Most likely time
  • All the above

Answer :All the above

Hydraulics MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Engineering) Set 9

Pick up the correct statement from the following:


Options are :

  • Latest occurrence time is taken as contractual obligation time
  • Latest occurrence time is denoted by TL
  • Contractual obligation time is denoted by Ts
  • Earliest expected time is denoted by TE
  • All the above

Answer :All the above

Pick up the incorrect statement from the following:


Options are :

  • Bar chart establishes the interdependency of one event on another
  • None of these
  • Only approximate percentage of the completed work is reported
  • The various functions under each activity, are shown by one bar on Bar Charts

Answer :Bar chart establishes the interdependency of one event on another

The critical activity has:


Options are :

  • None of these
  • Zero float
  • Minimum float
  • Maximum float

Answer :Zero float

Irrigation MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Engineering) Set 3

An event is indicated on the network by a number enclosed in:


Options are :

  • All the above
  • A triangle
  • A square
  • A circle
  • An ellipse

Answer :All the above

Which one of the following represents an event ?


Options are :

  • Selecting sites
  • All the above
  • Plastering of walls
  • Concrete cured
  • Fixing of door

Answer :Concrete cured

While filling the tender for any work, the contractor considers:


Options are :

  • Site survey
  • Availability of construction materials
  • Availability of labour
  • All the above
  • Study of specifications

Answer :All the above

Hydraulics MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Engineering) Set 4

If t is the duration of an activity, t1 is the latest finish possible moment of its preceding activity and t2 is the earliest start possible moment, the independent float of the activity is:


Options are :

  • t - (t1 - t2)
  • (t1 - t2) - t
  • (t1 + t2) - t
  • t + (t1 - t2)

Answer :(t1 - t2) - t

Railway projects are treated as:


Options are :

  • None of these
  • Heavy construction
  • Light construction
  • Industrial construction

Answer :Heavy construction

The main advantage of line organisation, is:


Options are :

  • Defined responsibilities at all levels
  • All the above
  • Rigid discipline in the organisation
  • Ability of quick decision at all levels
  • Effective command and control

Answer :All the above

Elements of Remote Sensing MCQ Practice Questions (Civil) Set 1

Pick up the correct statement from the following:


Options are :

  • Backward pass is used for calculating the latest occurence time
  • Minimum value of latest occurrence time is used if there are more than one value of any event
  • All the above
  • Maximum value of earliest expected time is used if there are more than one value of any event
  • Forward pass is used for calculating earliest expected time

Answer :All the above

Pick up the correct statement from the following with regards to C.P.M. network analysis of projects:


Options are :

  • The latest occurrence time of the node of which the activity arrow terminates minus the duration of the activity, is called latest start time
  • Earliest occurrence time of the event from which the activity arrow' originates, is called earliest start time of the activity
  • Earliest occurrence time of the event from which the activity arrow originates plus the duration of the activity, is called earliest finish time of the activity
  • The latest occurrence time for the node at which the activity arrow terminates, is called latest finish time
  • All the above

Answer :All the above

In CPM analysis:


Options are :

  • Emphasis is given to activities
  • Beginning and end of an activity, are denoted by nodes
  • All the above
  • Uncertainties are not allowed
  • Activities are represented by arrows

Answer :All the above

Theory of Structures MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 6

The main disadvantage of line organisation, is:


Options are :

  • Rigid structure
  • Extraordinary delay in communications
  • Top level executions over work
  • All the above

Answer :All the above

Pick up the correct statement from the following:


Options are :

  • All the above
  • The critical path consumes the maximum time
  • The difference of latest occurence time and earliest expected time, is called slack
  • The activities connecting the events having zero slack, lie on the critical path

Answer :All the above

Frequency distribution curves:


Options are :

  • Having a single lump, are called uninodal curves
  • All the above
  • If not symmetrical, are called skew curves
  • If symmetrical, are called normal curves

Answer :All the above

Theory of Structures MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 3

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