Design of Masonry Structures Mcqs

Q.  Assertion A : For identical strength, a composite cement-lime mortar is preferred over cement mortar. Reason R : Composite cement-lime mortar has higher drying shrinkage than cement mortar_____________?
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a. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.
b. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A.
c. A is true but R is false.
d. A is false but R is true


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MCQs:  Consider the following statements? 1. Masonry in rich cement mortar though having good strength with high shrinkage is much liable for surface cracks. 2. Lime mortar possesses poor workability and poor water retentivity and also suffers high shrinkage. 3. Masonry in lime mortar has better resistance against rain penetration and is less liable to crack when compared to masonry in cement mortar. Which of these statements are correct?
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MCQs:  A good blast with a good yield is obtained if the cut hole is___________________?
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MCQs:  Drifters can be used to drill_________________?
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MCQs:  The correct sequence of drilling equipment for increasing size of holes in tunnels is________________?
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MCQs:  In compressed air tunneling, the volume of free air provided is______________?
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MCQs:  Which of the following lining material is useful for shield driven tunnels in sub aqueous regions ?
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MCQs:  Which one of the following tunnelling methods is used for laying under ground sewers ?
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MCQs:  The most suitable soil for compressed air tunneling is________________?
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MCQs:  Which of the following methods of tunneling is used for long tunnels at great depths ?
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MCQs:  What is the correct sequence of the following events in rock tunnelling? 1. marking tunnel profile 2. loading explosives and blasting 3. checking misfire 4. mucking 5. removing foul gas 6. setting up and drilling 7. guniting Select the correct answer using the codes given below Codes ?
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MCQs:  Which one of the following is considered to be an advantage of the heading and benching method of tunnel construction?
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MCQs:  Which one of the following is a component of a shield for tunnelling ?
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MCQs:  Drift method of tunnelling is used to construct tunnels in__________________?
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MCQs:  In Belgium method of tunneling _________________?
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MCQs:  Ribs are used for strengthening and stiffening the liner plate for tunnels of diameter greater than_____________________?
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MCQs:  If ‘D’ is the diameter of tunnel in meters, then the thickness of lining in mm, as per the empirical formula is given by_________________?
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MCQs:  Which of the following is not a component of the shield ?
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MCQs:  If ‘N’ is the number of shafts used, then the total number of feces available for attacking the excavation and construction in tunnels are_________________________?
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MCQs:  Circular section of tunnels is not suitable for________________?
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MCQs:  As compared to a single free face, if a charge of explosive is placed equidistant from two faces, then the yield___________________?
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