Civil Engineering - Railways

Exercise :: Railways - Section 4

1. 

Wing rails are provided

A. near tongue rails
B. near check rails
C. near stock rails
D. in crossing.

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

2. 

Burnettising is done for the preservation of

A. wooden sleepers
B. rails
C. ballast
D. none of these.

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

3. 

30 m long rails are used in

A. India
B. Pakistan
C. Russia
D. U.S.A.
E. U.K.

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

4. 

Minimum gradient in station yards is generally limited to

A. 1 in 1000
B. 1 in 750
C. 1 in 500
D. 1 in 400
E. zero

Answer: Option E

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

5. 

If n is length of a rail in metres, the number of sleepers per rail length generally varies from

A. n to (n + 2)
B. (n + 2) to (n + 4)
C. (n + 3) to (n + 6)
D. (n + 4) to (n + 5)

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.