Engineering/Civil Engineering MCQS -Building Materials Section 4 Sample Test,Sample questions

Question:
 
Lime stone is not a

1.sedimentary rock

2. stratified rock

3.aqueous rock

4.metamorphic rock.

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Question:
  
The kiln which may work throughout the year, is

1.Clamp

2.Bull's kiln

3.Hoffman's kiln

4.none of these.

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Question:
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PVC stands for

1.plastic very compact

2.polythene vinyl chloride

3.polythene vinyl carbon

4.polythene vanadium carbide.

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Question:
A piece of timber whose thickness and width are respectively 5 cm and 10 cm is called

1.slate

2.plank

3.board

4.strip.

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Question:
A volatile substance added to a paint to make its application easy and smooth, is known as

1.base

2.solvent

3.vehicle

4.none to these.

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Question:
Age of a tree may be ascertained by

1. radius of its stem

2. radius of its stem

3.number of branches

4.number of annual rings.

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Question:
Cement paints usually

1.contain hydrated lime

2.contain 5% to 10% colour pigments

3.are prepared with white cement

4.contain 5% sodium chloride

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Question:
Generally wooden moulds are made from

1.ply wood

2.shisham wood

3.deodar wood

4.teak wood

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Question:
Mastic asphalt is normally used for

1.sound insulation

2.water proofing

3.fire proofing

4.none to these.

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Question:
Pick up the correct statement from the following:

1.Slaked lime contains calcium hydroxide

2.Quick lime contains calcium oxide

3.Slaked lime may be obtained from quick lime

4.All the above.

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Question:
Pig iron is manufactured from the ores by

1.dressing

2.calcination and roasting

3.smelting

4.all the above.

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Question:
Plywood is obtained by gluing wooden sheets at

1. 100 to 150 N/cm2

2.100 to 130°C

3.both (a) and (b)

4.Neither (a) nor (b).

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Question:
Putty is

1.made with finely powdered chalk and linseed oil

2.used for fixing glass panes

3.softened by a solution of pearl ash and quick-lime soaked in water

4.all of these.

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Question:
Quick lime

1.generates heat when added to water

2.reacts with carbon dioxide

3.may be used for white-washing

4.all the above.

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Question:
The cement becomes unsound by the presence of excess

1.sulphur

2.magnesia

3.lime

4.All of these.

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Question:
The initial setting time of hydraulic lime, is

1.30 minutes

2.60 minutes

3.90 minutes

4.120 minutes

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Question:
The low voltage porcelain is mainly used for

1.switch block

2.insulating tubes

3.lamp sockets

4.All of these.

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Question:
The minimum compressive strength of 1st class bricks should be

1.75 kg/cm2

2. 90 kg/cm2

3.100 kg/cm2

4.120 kg/cm2

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Question:
The portion of a brick cut to form angles other than right angles in plan, is known as

1.queen closer

2.king closer

3.closer

4.squint brick.

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Question:
The size of modular bricks, is

1.10 x 10 x 9 cm

2.19 x 9 x 9 cm

3.22.5 x 10 x 8.5 cm

4.22.5 x 8.0 x 9 cm.

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