Civil Engineering Questions And Answers :: Building Materials And Construction: part2

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Following Civil Engineering Multiple choice objective type questions and answers will help you in BSNL JTO, GATE 2014 and IES 2014 examinations :

1.The process of mixing clay, water and other ingredients to make brick is known as


2.The moisture content in a well seasoned timber is

4% to 6%
10% to 12%
15% to 20%

3.The nominal size of the modular brick is

190 mm x 90mmx 80 mm
190 mm x 190 mm x 90 mm
200 mm x 100 mm x 100 mm
200 mm x 200 mm x 100 mm

4.In which of the following directions, the strength of timber is maximum ?

parallel to grains
45� to grains
perpendicular to grains
same in all directions

5.The trunk of tree left after cutting all the branches is known as


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