Building Construction

1) Soil investigations at a site is carried out to obtain information regarding

Discuss in Comment

all the above

2) The soil investigation method using the penetrometers belongs to the category of

Discuss in Comment

sub-surface soundings

3) The type of foundation recommended for heavily loaded steel stanchions in soils with poor bearing capacity

Discuss in Comment

grillage foundation

4) Well foundation is also known as

Discuss in Comment

caisson

5) The safety of the structure can be disturbed by

Discuss in Comment

any of the above

6) If the soil is water logged, its bearing capacity may be improved by

Discuss in Comment

drainage

7) A brick or stone put in position in the masonry such that its length is perpendicular to the face of the wall is known as

Discuss in Comment

header

8) The English bond in which the corners of the wall are strengthened by starting every stretcher course with a three-fourth bat at the quoin and a header is placed next to the three-fourth bat at the quoin in alternate stretcher course is called

Discuss in Comment

Dutch bond

9) A bond in which a header course is provided only after few stretcher courses is known as

Discuss in Comment

Garden wall bond

10) The English bond in which queen closers are placed next to quoin headers and a header is introduced next to the quoin stretcher in every alternate stretcher course

Discuss in Comment

English cross bond

Copyright © | 2021 - 2021 | Civil Boss For "MCQ" and Psc Notes. All rights Reserved

Follow us