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11 Civil Engineering Quiz | Estimating Cost MCQ

1 >>The concrete work for the following part of the building of specified thickness is measured in square metres
 ?
  • (A) Wall panels
  • (B) Floors
  • (C) D.P.C
  • (D) all
2 >>The order of booking dimensions is
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  • (A) Length, breadth, height
  • (B) Height, breadth, length
  • (C) Breadth, length, height
  • (D) None of these.
3 >>Pick up the incorrect statement regarding a master trap from the following :
 ?
  • (A) The mica flap valve which opens inwards only, is fitted at the top of the inlet pipe
  • (B) The water seal is less than that of ordinary traps.
  • (C) The height of fresh air inlet pipe fixed vertically with wall is 3 m
  • (D) It is provided a cleaning eye at the top of the trap

4 >>Pick up the item of work not included in the plinth area estimate
 ?
  • (A) Verandah area
  • (B) W.C. area
  • (C) Courtyard area.
  • (D) Room area
5 >>Pick up the correct statement from the following:
 ?
  • (A) The formal acceptance by the administrative department for incurring an expenditure on the work, is called administrative approval
  • (B) The actual expenditure involved to complete a work including incidental, establishment and travelling charges, is called actual cost
  • (C) The order of a competent authority sanctioning a properly detailed estimate of the cost of a work of construction or repair is called technical sanction
  • (D) all
6 >>The expected out turn of cement concrete 1 : 2 : 4 per mason per day is
 ?
  • (A) 1.5 m3
  • (B) 3.5 m3
  • (C) 5.0 m3
  • (D) 2.5 m3
7 >>The correct prismoidal formula for volume is
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  • (A) D/3 [first area + last area + 2∑ Even area + 4 ∑ odd areas]
  • (B) D [first area + last area + ∑ Even area + 2 ∑ odd areas]
  • (C) D/3 [first area + last area + 4∑ Even area + 2 ∑ odd areas]
  • (D) D/6 [first area + last area + 2∑ Even area + 4 ∑ odd areas]
8 >>A portion of an embankment having a uniform up-gradient 1 in 500 is circular with radius 1000 m of the centre line. It subtends 180° at the centre. If the height of the bank is 1 m at the lower end, and side slopes 2:1, the earth work involved.
 ?
  • (A) 26, 000 m3
  • (B) 27, 000 m3
  • (C) 26, 500 m3
  • (D) 27, 500 m3

9 >>The brick work is measured in sq metre, in case of
 ?
  • (A) Half brick walls or the partition
  • (B) Honey comb brick work
  • (C) Brick flat soling
  • (D) all
10 >>Pick up the correct statement in case of water supply.
 ?
  • (A) In laying pipes, the method of jointing and fixing is specifically specified
  • (B) Cutting through walls and floors are included with the item
  • (C) Pipes are classified according to their sizes and quality
  • (D) all
11 >>In case of laying gullies, siphons, intercepting traps, the cost includes
 ?
  • (A) Connection to drains
  • (B) Bed concreting
  • (C) Setting and laying
  • (D) all
12 >>Pick up the correct statement from the following:
 ?
  • (A) The bent up bars at a support resist the sharing force
  • (B) The bent up bars at a support resist the negative bending moment
  • (C) The bending of bars near supports is generally at 45°
  • (D) all
13 >>Pick up the excavation where measurements are made in square metres for payment.
 ?
  • (A) Ordinary cuttings up to 1 m
  • (B) Surface excavation up to 30 cm depths
  • (C) both surface dressing up to 15 cm depths and Surface excavation up to 30 cm depths
  • (D) surface dressing up to 15 cm depths
14 >>While preparing a detailed estimate
 ?
  • (A) Volume should be measured correct to O.Olcum
  • (B) Dimension should be measured correct to 0.01 m
  • (C) Area should be measured correct to 0.01 sqm
  • (D) all

15 >>Brick walls are measured in sq. m if the thickness of the wall is
 ?
  • (A) 15 cm
  • (B) 20 cm
  • (C) 10 cm
  • (D) None of these.
16 >>As per Indian Standard Specifications, the peak discharge for domestic purposes per capita per minute, is taken
 ?
  • (A) 1.35 for 20 users
  • (B) 1.80 litres for 5 to 10 users
  • (C) 1.20 litres for 15 users
  • (D) all
17 >>In long and short wall method of estimation, the length of long wall is the centre to centre distance between the walls and
 ?
  • (A) breadth of the wall
  • (B) one fourth breadth of wall on each side
  • (C) half breadth of wall on each side
  • (D) None of these.
18 >>The height of the sink of wash basin above floor level is kept
 ?
  • (A) 70cm
  • (B) 80cm
  • (C) 75cm to 80cm
  • (D) 60cm
19 >>Pick up the correct statement from the following:
 ?
  • (A) The bent up bars at a support resist the sharing force
  • (B) The bent up bars at a support resist the negative bending moment
  • (C) The bending of bars near supports is generally at 45°
  • (D) all
20 >>The expected out turn of 2.5 cm cement concrete floor per manson per day
 ?
  • (A) 10 sqm
  • (B) 2.5 sqm
  • (C) 5.0 sqm
  • (D) 7.5 sqm

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