# Civil Engineering - Concrete Technology - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Concrete Technology - Section 1 (Q.No. 25)

25.

The ratio of the length to breadth of a wooden float, is

Discussion:

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Nick Dongre said:
3 years ago

Wooden float is also known as skimming float. It has a thickness of about 10-12 mm. It is used for the finishing coat of the plaster.

(1)

Vipul kumar said:
4 years ago

L/B ratio Equal 460mm/75mm.

Then simple ratio equals 46/7.5.

Hence answer is breadth 7.5.

Then simple ratio equals 46/7.5.

Hence answer is breadth 7.5.

(3)

Tina agiya said:
4 years ago

How come it is 7.5? Please explain to me in more Details.

Aparna said:
5 years ago

How the answer is 7.5?

Explain, please.

Explain, please.

Nilesh Garg said:
5 years ago

I agree the correct answer is 4.5.

Pranav said:
5 years ago

Please, anyone explain the correct answer.

Ranjita said:
5 years ago

Length/width.

No dimension as it is ratio.

No dimension as it is ratio.

Adil said:
5 years ago

If the wooden floats vary in size. Then how we can get/ fix 7.5 as answer?

Kishan kumar said:
5 years ago

L/B ratio Equal 460mm/75mm.

Then simple ratio equals 46/7.5.

Hence answer is breadth 7.5.

Then simple ratio equals 46/7.5.

Hence answer is breadth 7.5.

Aman singh said:
6 years ago

The Wooden floats vary greatly in size. Most are around 280mm (11") long and about 120mm (5") wide. Some are long and thin - up to 460x75mm (18 x3") - and are used mainly for smoothing concrete.

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