Civil Engineering - Building Construction

31.
The foundation which consists of a thick reinforced cement slab covering whole area to support heavy concentrated structural loads, is known as
combined footing
strap footing
raft footing
none of these.
Answer: Option
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32.
Bearing capacity of soils cannot be improved by
draining sub-soil water
ramming crushed stone in soil
driving sand piles
watering surface of soil
none of these.
Answer: Option
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33.
To support a heavy structure in sandy soil, the type of foundation generally used, is
combined footing
raft footing
pier footing
strap footing
none of these.
Answer: Option
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34.
A floor constructed with 3 mm marble chips, is known
mosaic floor
terrazo floor
chips floor
marble floor.
Answer: Option
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35.
The position of a brick when laid on its side 9 cm x 9 cm with its frog in the vertical plane, is called
brick on edge
brick on end
brick on bed
brick held vertically.
Answer: Option
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