Civil Engineering - GATE Exam Questions

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.

Answer: Option B

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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
C. B = 864 Δ/D
D. D = 8.64 B

Answer: Option D

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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

Answer: Option 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.

Answer: Option A

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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

Answer: Option B

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