Civil Engineering - Building Construction

21. 

Open test pit is only suitable upto a depth of

A. 2 metres
B. 2.5 metres
C. 3 metres
D. none of the above.

Answer: Option C

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22. 

Pick up the correct statement from the following :

A. English bond is used for brick masonry to support heavy loads
B. Double-flemish bond is suitable for brick masonry to give uniform face appearance
C. The double-flemish bond is used for the construction of single brick residential building
D. The stretcher bond is used for the construction of half brick masonry brick
E. all the above.

Answer: Option E

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23. 

The projections of head or sill of a door or window frame, are

A. transoms
B. horns
C. stops
D. chocks.

Answer: Option B

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24. 

Pick up the correct statement from the following :

A. the first coat of stucco plaster is called scratch coat
B. the second coat of stucco plaster is called brown coat
C. the third coat of stucco plaster is called white coat
D. all the above.

Answer: Option D

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25. 

The local swelling of a finished plaster, is termed

A. cracking
B. dubbing
C. blistering
D. hacking.

Answer: Option C

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