Civil Engineering - Railways

Exercise :: Railways - Section 2

1. 

Width of the top portion of a flat footed, rail, is

A. 69.85 mm
B. 63.50 mm
C. 66.77 mm
D. 136.52 mm
E. none of these.

Answer: Option C

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2. 

For providing the required tilt of rails, adazing of wooden sleepers, is done for

A. bull headed rails
B. double headed rails
C. flat footed rails
D. any type of rails
E. none of these.

Answer: Option C

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3. 

The life of a wooden sleeper depends upon

A. quality of its timber
B. ability to resist decay
C. resistance to weathering
D. all the above.

Answer: Option D

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4. 

The spread between the point and splice rails at a distance of 4.25 rn is 50 cm. The size of the crossing is

A. 1 in 6
B. 1 in
C. 1 in 12
D. 1 in 16

Answer: Option B

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5. 

Minimum packing space provided between two sleepers, is between

A. 20 to 25 cm
B. 25 to 30 cm
C. 30 to 35 cm
D. 35 to 40 cm

Answer: Option C

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