Civil Engineering - Building Construction

36. 

Dutch bond is a modification of

A. English bond
B. stretcher bond
C. header bond
D. single Flemish bond.

Answer: Option A

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37. 

The 19 cm x 9 cm side of a brick as seen in the wall face, is generally known as

A. stretcher
B. face
C. front
D. header
E. side.

Answer: Option A

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38. 

The depth of the ground water table may be ascertained by

A. looking through the well in the vicinity
B. standing on the well in the vicinity
C. measuring the depth of water in the well
D. none of the above.

Answer: Option C

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39. 

Pick up the correct statement from the following :

A. the pile driven in sand is called sand pile
B. the drilled hole filled with sand is called sand pile
C. the sand piles are used for bearing purposes
D. None of these.

Answer: Option A

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40. 

Pick up the correct statement from the following :

A. the cost of square rooms is less
B. the expenditure on the foundation and roof for the double storeyed building is nearly half of that for the ground storeyed building.
C. the cost of construction of a house may be minimised by restricting the height floors
D. all the above.

Answer: Option D

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