Civil Engineering - Building Construction

6.
The additional piles which are driven to increase the capacity of supporting loads on vertical piles, are known
construction piles
raking piles
eccentric piles
sinking piles
none of these.
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7.
The bearing capacity of piles is determined by
dynamic formula
static formula
pile load tests
all the above.
Answer: Option
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8.
A covering of concrete placed on the exposed top of an external wall, is known as
cornice
coping
frieze
lintal.
Answer: Option
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9.
Auger boring
is the most primitive method for making a hole in the ground
is generally employed in cohesive and other self soils above water table
is most economical upto a depth of 5 metres
is done by portable power driven helical augers those diameters range from 7.5 to 30 cm
all the above.
Answer: Option
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10.
A roof which slopes in four directions, is called
shed roof
gable end roof
hipped roof
gambrel roof.
Answer: Option
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