# Engineering/Civil Engineering Basic Set 2 Sample Test,Sample questions

## Question: ` As per IS : 456 in a two-way slab, the width of the middle strip along each span should be`

1. 3/8 of the width of span in that direction

2.3/8 of the width of span at right angles

3.3/4 of the shortest side of the slab

4.3/4 of width of the span in that direction

## Question: ``` Coefficient of resistance Cr for an orifice is equal to ```

1. (1 - Cv^2)

2.(1/Cv^2 - 1)

3. (1 / Cc^2 Cd^2)

4. (1 - Cd^2 Cv^2)

## Question: ` For no torsion, the plane of bending should`

1.be parallel to one of the principal axis

2.pass through shear centre of section

3.pass through neutral axis of the section

4.pass through centre of gravity of the section

## Question: ``` For normal loading conditions on a simply supported beam the breadth of the beam can be assumed as nearly ```

1.1/12 of span of the beam

2. 1/16 of span of the beam

3.1/24 of span of the beam

4.1/30 of span of the beam

1.Compressive

2.Tensile

3.Bending

4.Reversible

1.homogeneous

2.isotropic

3.elastic

4.orthotropic

1.-1

2.-0.5

3.0.5

4.0

## Question: ``` In turbine governing system, the pump used is ```

1.centrifugal pump

2.reciprocating pump

3.gear pump

4.uplift pump

## Question: ``` Load carrying capacity of long columns are less as compared to short columns due to ```

1. buckling effect of columns

2. crippling effects of columns

3.bending effects of columns

4.twisting effect of columns

1.Stepped

2.Rectangular

3.Square

4.Grillage

1.1%

2. 1.5%

3. 2%

4.2.5%

## Question: ```0.67 is the effective length of a compression member _____ ```

1.Fixed at both ends

2.Free at both ends

3.Held in position and restrain in direction at both ends

4.Fixed at both lower end and free at upper end

1.22

2.25

3.27

4.32

1.1/2

2.1/3

3. 1/Sqrt(2)

4.1/4

## Question: ```A hydraulic jump is used for ```

1.increasing the depth of flow

2. reducing the energy of flow

3.decreasing the velocity of flow

4. reducing turbulence

## Question: `A simply supported beam of length l carries a load varying uniformly from zero at left end to maximum at right end. The maximum bending moment occurs at a distance of`

1.1/Sqrt(3) from left end

2.1/3 from left end

3.1/Sqrt(3) from right end

4.1/3 from right end

## Question: ```A unit hydrograph has one unit of ```

1.rainfall duration

2.rainfall excess

3. time base of direct runoff

4.discharge

## Question: `A water shed canal`

1. irrigates only on one side

2.avoids the cross drainage works

3.is generally aligned parallel to the contours of the area

4.is most suitable in hilly areas

1.6t

2.6 Sqrt(t)

3.1.9 Sqrt(t)

4.1.5t + 4

## Question: ```Aeration holes are provided ```

1.in a weit with end contraction

2.in a suppresses weir

3.in a cippoletti weir

4. in all weirs

## Question: ```An impermeable foundation which neither contains water nor transmits any water is called ```

1.Aqueduct

2.Aquifer

3.Aquiclude

4.Confined aquifer

1.10 cm

2.12 cm

3.15 cm

4. 20 cm

1.artificial

2.natural

3.excavating

## Question: ```Developement of _____ in river meandering causes violent changes in river ```

1.delta

2.critical velocity

3.cut off

4.turbulance

## Question: ```Diameter of nozzle d for maximum power transmission is given as ```

1. d = (D^5 / 8fl)^1/4

2.d = (D^5 / 8fl)^1/5

3. d = (D^4 / 8fl)^1/5

4.d = (8fl/5)^1/4

## Question: `For a flood control reservoir, the effective storage is equal to`

1.useful storage - valley storage

2.useful storage + surcharge storage

3.useful storage - surcharge storage

4.useful storage + surcharge storage - valley storage

1.2

2.3

3.4

4.1

1.1.03

2.1.05

3.1.33

4.2.00

1.Cooling

2.Tempering

3.Quenching

4.Freezing

1.Ha - 0.98 H

2.Ha - 0.89 H

3.Ha - 0.77 H

4.Ha - 0.87 H

## Question: ```L/2 is the effective length of a column, fixed in _____ at its top and bottom ```

1.position

2.direction

3. position & direction

4.None of these

1.1.118

2.1.342

3.1.000

4.0.793

## Question: ```Surge tank is provided to prevent the effect of ```

1. racing of turbine

2.pressure reaction

3.water hammer

4.spilling of water

1.25

2.40

3.60

4.75

1. fore day

2.tail race

3.trash rack

4.power canal

1.2/3

2.1/3

3.1/2

4.3/4

1.2/3

2.1/3

3.1/2

4.3/4

1.accelerator

2.impeller

3.booster

4.air vessel

1.pumping

2.straining

3.priming

4.None of these

## Question: ```The flow in a river during floods may be classified as ```

1.laminar flow

2.streamline flow

3. irrotational flow

4. turbulent flow

## Question: `The force required to act upon the jet of water to change the velocity either in direction or in magnitude is called by`

1.hydrostatic force

2.dynamic force

3.absolute force

4.power canal

1.3 m

2.4 m

3.1.2 m

4.6 m

## Question: ```The meander pattern of a river is developed by ```

1.average discharge

2.dominant discharge

3. maximum discharge

4.critical discharge

## Question: ```The minimum distance between centres of rivet holes should be ```

1.2.5 times the hole diameter

2.1.5 times the hole diameter

3.3 times of hole diameter

4.equal to the hole diameter

1.digging

2.shoveling

3.excavating

4.dredging

## Question: ```The reinforcement provided in the form of ties or stirrups or binders in a column is known as ```

1. longitudinal reinforcement

2. transverse reinforcement

3.temperature reinforcement

4.distributary reinforcement

## Question: ```The sum of normal stresses is ```

1.constant

2.variable

3.dependent on the planes

4.none of the above

## Question: `Weep holes are provided in canal lining to`

1.improve strength of lining

3. provide water into branch canals

4.have drainage facility

## Question: `When a beam section spans over several supports continuously then the beam at supports should be designed as`

1. Singly reinforced beam

2.Doubly reinforced beam

3.Pre-stressed beam

4. Pre-cast beam