Civil Engineering Questions And Answers :: Building Materials And Construction: part6



Civil Engineering : Building Materials And Construction QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS :: part6 : 1 to 5

Following Civil Engineering Multiple choice objective type questions and answers will help you in BSNL JTO, GATE 2021 and IES 2021 examinations :

1.The number of steps in a flight generally should not be less than

2
3
5
no limit

2.The lower edge of the pitched roof, from where the rain water of the roof surface drops down, is known as

hip
gable
ridge
eaves

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

90� and 0�
75� and 30�
60� and 10�
40� and 25�

4.The vertical posts placed at the top and bottom ends of a flight supporting the hand rail are known as

balusters
newal posts
balustrades
railings

5.The function of cleats in a roof truss is

to support the common rafter
to support purlins
to prevent the purlins from tilting
all of the above

More Building Materials And Construction QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS available in next pages

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