# Civil Engineering - GATE Exam Questions

### Exercise :: GATE Exam Questions - Section 5

26.

A continuous beam is loaded as shown in the figure below. Assuming a plastic moment capacity equal to MP, the minimum load at which the beam would collapse is

 A. B. C. D.

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27.

Delta (Δ) in cm. Duty (D) in hectare Cumec and Base period (B) in days are related as

 A. Δ = 864 B/D B. B = 864 D/Δ C. B = 864 Δ/D D. D = 8.64 B/Δ

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28.

The penetration test for bitumen is conduced at a temperature of

 A. 60°C B. 37°C C. 25°C D. 50°C

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29.

If a single pipe of length L and diameter D is to be replaced by three pipes of same material, same length and equal diameter d (d < D), to convey the same total discharge under the same head loss, then d and D are related by

 A. B. C. D.

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30.

According to Darcy's law for flow through porous media, the velocity is proportional to

 A. Effective stress B. hydraulic gradient C. cohesion D. stability number