Civil Engineering - Water Supply Engineering

31. 

Alum is a

A. coagulant
B. flocculant
C. catalyst
D. disinfectant.

Answer: Option A

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32. 

If L, B and D length, breadth and depth of water in a rectangular sedimentation tank of total discharge Q, the settling velocity, is

A.
B.
C.
D.
E.

Answer: Option D

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33. 

In a reservoir the average volume of sediment deposition is 0.15 million cubic per year. If the dead storage and total capacity of the reservoir are 8 million cubic metres and 36 million cubic metres respectively,

A. the reservoir will theoretically be silted in 240 years
B. the reservoir will start reducing after 60 years
C. both (a) and (b)
D. neither (a) nor (b).

Answer: Option C

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34. 

Q is the discharge from an unconfined tube well with depression head S through a pipe of radius rw. If the radius of influence is R, the minimum required length of the strainer, is

A.
B.
C.
D.

Answer: Option A

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35. 

The requirement of water per capita per day, is

A. 90 litres
B. 150 litres
C. 250 litres
D. 400 litres.

Answer: Option A

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