Building Construction Quiz-2

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Building Construction Set – 2

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Dutch bond is a modification of 

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In grillage foundations, distance between flanges of grillage beams, is kept 

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A wooden block hinged on post outside a door, is known 

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The function of cleats in a roof truss is 

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Pick up the correct statement from the following: 

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In any good staircase, the maximum and minimum pitch respectively should be

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Pitched and sloping roofs are suitable for

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Raft foundation are generally preferred to when the area required for individual footing, is more

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The raft slab is projected beyond the outer walls of the structure by 

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The type of footing which is used to transmit heavy loads through steel columns is

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In clay soil

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In which of the following pairs both trees yield soft wood?

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If a is the offset of concrete bed in cms, and d is the depth of concrete bed in cms, then

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According to the National Building Code, the hydrants in water mains is provided at minimum interval

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Depth or height of the arch is the 

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A wall constructed to resist the pressure of an earth filling, is called

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The X-ray rooms are plastered with

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A stair should not have pitch more than 

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In high mountainous region, the type of roof generally recommended for buildings, is 

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In ordinary residential and public buildings, the damp proof course is generally provided at 

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The pile provided with one or more bulles in its vertical shaft, is generally known as 

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The Auger borings are not common

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A floor constructed with the 4 to 6 mm marble chips, is known 

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The position of a brick when laid on its side 9 cm × 9 cm with its frog in the vertical plane, is called 

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The sill of a common wooden partition is 

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