**The width of the flange of a L-beam, should be less than:**

Options are :

- Breadth of the rib + half clear distance between ribs
- One-sixth of the effective span
- Least of the above
- Breadth of the rib + four times thickness of the slab

**Answer :**Least of the above

Irrigation MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Engineering) Set 1

**Enlarged head of a supporting column of a flat slabs is technically known as:**

Options are :

- Capital
- None of these
- Top of the column
- Supporting end of the column
- Drop panel

**Answer :**Capital

**In a cantilever retaining wall without a heel slab:**

Options are :

- Width of the base slab is kept 0.7 time the total height of the wall
- Base slab is made 10 cm thicker than the stem
- All the above
- Thickness of the stem is kept same throughout

**Answer :**All the above

**The pitch of the main bars in a simply supported slab, should not exceed its effective depth by:**

Options are :

- Four times
- Seven times
- Six times
- Three times
- Five times

**Answer :**Six times

Irrigation MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Engineering) Set 3

**The weight of reinforced concrete, is generally taken as:**

Options are :

- 2300 kg/m^(3)
- 2800 kg/m^(3)
- 2500 kg/m^(3)
- 2400 kg/m^(3)
- 2200 kg/m^(3)

**Answer :**2400 kg/m^(3)

**The design of heel slab of a retaining wall, is based on the maximum bending moment due to:**

Options are :

- Upward soil reaction
- Load of the surcharge, if any
- Weight of the soil above it
- All the above
- Its own weight

**Answer :**All the above

**For a number of columns constructed in a rcjw, the type of foundation provided, is:**

Options are :

- Footing
- Strap
- Raft
- Strip
- A combination of the above

**Answer :**Strip

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

**An
R.C.C. lintel is spanning an opening of 2 m span in a brick wall. The
height of the roof is 2.9 m above the floor level and that of the
opening is 2.1 m above the floor level. The lintel is to be designed for
self weight plus:**

Options are :

- Triangular load + load from the roof
- UDL of wall + load from the roof
- UDL of wall
- Triangular load of the wall

**Answer :**UDL of wall + load from the roof

**A per IS : 1343, total shrinkage for a pretensioned beam, is:**

Options are :

- 3.5 x 10-5
- 3.0 x 10^(-5)
- 3.0 x 10^(-4)
- 3.0 x 10^(-2)
- 3.0 x 10^(-3)

**Answer :**3.5 x 10-5

**For the design of a simply supported T-beam the ratio of the effective span to the overall depth of the beam is limited to:**

Options are :

- 15
- 25
- 30
- 20
- 10

**Answer :**20

Hydraulics MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Engineering) Set 2

**In a simply supported slab, alternate bars are curtailed at:**

Options are :

- 1/7th of the span
- 1/6th of the span
- 1/4th of the span
- 1/5th of the span
- None of these

**Answer :**1/7th of the span

**The breadth of a ribbed slab containing two bars must be between:**

Options are :

- 8 cm to 10 cm
- 6 cm to 7.5 cm
- None of these
- 12 cm to 15 cm
- 10 cm to 12 cm

**Answer :**8 cm to 10 cm

**A column is regarded as long column if the ratio of its effective length and lateral dimension, exceeds:**

Options are :

- 15
- 25
- 10
- 20
- 30

**Answer :**15

Construction Management MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 2

**The Young's modulus of elasticity of steel, is:**

Options are :

- 150 KN/mm^(2)
- 250 KN/mm^(2)
- 275 KN/mm^(2)
- 200 KN/mm^(2)

**Answer :**200 KN/mm^(2)

**If the diameter of the main reinforcement in a slab is 16 mm, the concrete cover to main bars is:**

Options are :

- 12 mm
- 14 mm
- 16 mm
- 15 mm
- 13 mm

**Answer :**16 mm

**In a singly reinforced beam:**

Options are :

- Steel possesses initial stresses when em-beded in concrete
- Plane sections transverse to the centre line of the beam before bending remain plane after bending
- Elastic modulii for concrete and steel have different values within the limits of deformation of the beam
- Compression is borne entirely by concrete
- None of these

**Answer :**Plane sections transverse to the centre line of the beam before bending remain plane after bending

Concrete Technology MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 1

**The
minimum thickness of the cover at the end of a reinforcing bar should
not be less than twice the diameter of the bar subject to a minimum of:**

Options are :

- 15 mm
- 20 mm
- 25 mm
- 30 mm
- 10 mm

**Answer :**25 mm

**In the zone of R.C.C. beam where shear stress is less than 5 kg/cm^(2), nominal reinforcement is provided at a pitch of:**

Options are :

- Lever arm of the section
- One and half lever arm of the section
- One-half lever arm of the section
- One-third lever arm of the section

**Answer :**Lever arm of the section

*P* is the prestressed force applied to tendon of a rectangular prestressed beam whose area of cross section is *A* and sectional modulus is *Z*. The minimum stress *f* on the beam subjected to a maximum bending moment *M* is:

**A.**

**B.**

**C.**

**D.**

**E.**

Options are :

- A
- C
- E
- D
- B

**Answer :**C

Hydraulics MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Engineering) Set 5

**The live load to be considered for an inaccessible roof, is:**

Options are :

- Nil
- 150 kg/cm^(2)
- 75 kg/m^(2)
- 200 kg/m^(2)

**Answer :**75 kg/m^(2)

Irrigation MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Engineering) Set 2

**The advantage of reinforced concrete, is due to:**

Options are :

- Fire-resisting and durability
- Economy because of less maintenance cost
- Monolithic character
- All the above
- Moulding in any desired shape

**Answer :**All the above

**According to I.S.: 456, 1978 the thickness of reinforced concrete footing on piles at its edges, is kept less than:**

Options are :

- 50 cm
- 75 cm
- 40 cm
- 30 cm
- 20 cm

**Answer :**30 cm

**A pile of length L carrying a uniformly distributed load W per metre length is suspended at two points, the maximum, B.M. at the centre of the pile or at the points of suspension, is:**

**A.**

**B.**

**C.**

**D.**

**E.**

Options are :

- A
- D
- B
- C
- E

**Answer :**C

Elements of Remote Sensing MCQ Practice Questions (Civil) Set 5

**If
a rectangular prestressed beam of an effective span of 5 meters and
carrying a total load 3840 kg/m, is designed by the load balancing
method, the central dip of the parabolic tendon should be:**

Options are :

- 15 cm
- 25 cm
- 10 cm
- 5 cm
- 20 cm

**Answer :**10 cm

**With usual notations the depth of the neutral axis of a balanced section, is given by:**

**A.**

**B.**

t/mc = n/(d-n)

**C.**

**D.**

Options are :

- A
- B
- C
- D

**Answer :**D

**Distribution reinforcement in a simply supported slab, is provided to distribute:**

Options are :

- Load
- All the above
- Temperature stress
- Shrinkage stress

**Answer :**All the above

RCC Structures Design MCQ Practice Questions (Civil Eng) Set 4

**The width of the rib of a T-beam, is generally kept between:**

**A.**

**B.**

**C.**

**D.**

Options are :

- A
- C
- B
- D

**Answer :**D

**[ A + (m - 1)ASC] known as equivalent concrete area of R.C.C. is given by:**

Options are :

- Load factor method
- Ultimate load method
- Modular ratio method
- None of these

**Answer :**Modular ratio method

**Pick up the incorrect statement from the following: Tensile reinforcement bars of a rectangular beam:**

Options are :

- Are bent down at suitable places to serve as shear reinforcement
- Are maintained at bottom to provide at least local bond stress
- Are curtailed if not required to resist the bending moment
- Are bent up at suitable places to serve as shear reinforcement

**Answer :**Are bent down at suitable places to serve as shear reinforcement

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

**A pile of length L carrying a uniformly distributed load W per metre length is suspended at the centre and from other two points 0.15 L from either end ; the maximum hogging moment will be:**

**A.**

**B.**

**C.**

**D.**

**E.**

Options are :

- B
- E
- D
- C
- A

**Answer :**D

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