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# Architecture - AR 2013 GATE Paper (Practice Test)

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QUESTION: 3

### Which of the following options is the closest in meaning to the word given below: Primeval

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QUESTION: 4

Friendship, no matter how _________it is, has its limitations.

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QUESTION: 5

Select the pair that best expresses a relationship similar to that expressed in the pair:
Medicine: Health

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QUESTION: 6

Q. 6 to Q. 10 carry two marks each.

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X and Y are two positive real numbers such that 2x+Y 6 and X+2Y 8. For which of the
following values of (X,Y) the function f(X,Y) = 3X+ 6Y will give maximum value?

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QUESTION: 7

If |4X - 7| = 5 then the values of 2 |X| - | - X| is:

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QUESTION: 8

Following table provides figures (in rupees) on annual expenditure of a firm for two years - 2010
and 2011. In 2011, which of the following two categories have registered increase by same percentage?

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QUESTION: 9

A firm is selling its product at Rs. 60 per unit. The total cost of production is Rs. 100 and firm is
earning total profit of Rs. 500. Later, the total cost increased by 30%. By what percentage the price
should be increased to maintained the same profit level.

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QUESTION: 10

Abhishek is elder to Savar.
Savar is younger to Anshul.
Which of the given conclusions is logically valid and is inferred from the above
statements?

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QUESTION: 11

Q. 1 – Q. 25 carry one mark each.

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In case of residential apartments, the effective floor area available for use within an apartment, is
known as

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QUESTION: 12

Star Rating of an Air Conditioner is determined by its

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QUESTION: 13

V7 concept given by Le Corbusier refers to

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QUESTION: 14

In AUTOCAD, a line of infinite length in the direction defined by starting point and through point,
is known as

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QUESTION: 15

Orbit Tower built at the London Olympic Park has been designed by

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QUESTION: 16

As per National Building Code 2005, the minimum size of a habitable room in m2 is

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QUESTION: 17

The urban form of Srirangam town in Tamil Nadu refers to

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QUESTION: 18

PMGSY, a programme of Government of India, deals with

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QUESTION: 19

Beam or lowest division of the entablature which extends from column to column, is
known as

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QUESTION: 20

The information that is NOT essential to be submitted for sanction of any building plan is

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QUESTION: 21

The tendency of an ecosystem to maintain its balance by regulatory mechanisms when disrupted, is
known as

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QUESTION: 22

Gantt Chart DOES NOT provide information about

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QUESTION: 23

If threshold of hearing has a sound level of zero decibels and the sound level in a broadcasting
studio is 100 times the threshold of hearing, its value in decibels would be

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QUESTION: 24

The width to height ratio of the front facade of Parthenon (without the pediment) is

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QUESTION: 25

The face of an Icosahedron is

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QUESTION: 26

The term ‘Zeitgist’, used in contemporary architecture, refers to

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QUESTION: 27

Alhambra, a UNESCO world heritage site, is classified as an example of

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QUESTION: 28

Wythenshawe and Becontree are examples of

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QUESTION: 29

National Ceremonial Plaza at Thimpu in Bhutan has been designed by

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QUESTION: 30

Physiochemical process of removing micro-organisms, colour and turbidity from sullage and
sewage is known as

(Note: Correct Answer will be updated Soon, Temporary marked A)

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QUESTION: 31

Identify which is NOT a green building rating system

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QUESTION: 32

In 3DS Max, smooth 3D surfaces, by blending a series of selected shape curves, can be created by

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QUESTION: 33

Travel behavior characteristics of an urban area can be derived from

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QUESTION: 34

In GIS, the set of entities representing vector data type is

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QUESTION: 35

A common flowering shrub is

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QUESTION: 36

Q. 36 to Q. 65 carry two marks each.

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The correct arrangement of the height of towers given below in descending order is
P. Burj Khalifa, Dubai
Q. Petronas Tower, Kuala Lumpur
R. Taipei 101, Taiwan
S. Bank of China Tower, Hong Kong

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QUESTION: 37

Match the buildings in Group I with their corresponding architects in Group II Solution:
QUESTION: 38

The term ‘Working head’ in context of water supply system means

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QUESTION: 39

In a theoretical traffic flow relationship, as shown in the figure given below, the slope of line OF joining point F on the curve and the origin O represents Solution:
QUESTION: 40

Match the CAD terms in Group I with their corresponding functions in Group II Solution:
QUESTION: 41

Match the historic periods in Group I with their corresponding examples of towns in Group II Solution:
QUESTION: 42

Match the components of an Indian urban land use map in Group I with their corresponding colour
codes as per UDPFI guidelines in Group II Solution:
QUESTION: 43

Match the books in Group I with their corresponding authors in Group II Solution:
QUESTION: 44

Match the temples in Group I with their corresponding historical periods in Group II Solution:
QUESTION: 45

Match the theories in Group I with their corresponding propagators in Group II ( Imp : Correct answer will be updated Soon, Temporary marked A)

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QUESTION: 46

Match the buildings in Group I with their corresponding structural feature in Group II Solution:
QUESTION: 47

Match the Five Year Plans listed under Group I with their corresponding feature from Group II Solution:
QUESTION: 48

Match the landscape designers listed under Group I with their appropriate contribution from
Group II Solution:
QUESTION: 49

Match the organism type from Group I with the appropriate example from Group II Solution:
QUESTION: 50

Match the concepts in Group I with their corresponding authors in Group II Solution:
*Answer can only contain numeric values
QUESTION: 51

If the area coverage of one sprinkler is 20 m2, with a maximum and minimum spacing of 4.6 m and
1.8 m respectively, the minimum number of sprinklers required to be arranged in a regular
orthogonal grid to cover the area of a 15 m x 20 m room would be _______.

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*Answer can only contain numeric values
QUESTION: 52

If the slope of a hipped roof is 60 degrees and height of the roof is 3 m, span of the room, in m,
would be _______.

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*Answer can only contain numeric values
QUESTION: 53

Volume of coarse aggregate in m3 present in 1.0 m3 of 1 : 1.5 : 3 concrete mix made by volume
batching is _______.

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*Answer can only contain numeric values
QUESTION: 54

A tank of internal dimension 3 m x 5 m x 4 m (Length x Breadth x Height) has 200 mm thick brick
wall on all sides. Volume of brickwork in m3 would be _______.

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*Answer can only contain numeric values
QUESTION: 55

Flux emitted from a 1cd light source in all directions, in lumens, would be _______.

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*Answer can only contain numeric values
QUESTION: 56

50 Hectare of residential sector has 65% buildable area. The FAR of the buildable area is 1.5.
Within the residential sector, 60% of dwelling units are of area 100 m2 each and 40% of the
dwelling units are of area 80 m2 each.
The gross residential density, in dwelling units per Hectare, would be _______.

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*Answer can only contain numeric values
QUESTION: 57

In the given project network diagram, the total slack for job A in days would be _______. Solution:
QUESTION: 58

Common Data for Questions 58 and 59:

The scale of a contour map is 1:10,000 and the contour interval is 5 m. Distance between two given points on the map is 2 cm and the elevation difference between the two given points is 10 m.

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The actual distance between the two given points in m would be

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QUESTION: 59

The scale of a contour map is 1:10,000 and the contour interval is 5 m. Distance between two given points on the map is 2 cm and the elevation difference between the two given points is 10 m.

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The slope between two given points in percentage is

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QUESTION: 60

Common Data for Questions 60 and 61:
A point load of 3kN acts at mid-span of a 4 m long cantilever beam as shown in figure below. Q.

Shearing force at free end in kN is

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QUESTION: 61

A point load of 3kN acts at mid-span of a 4 m long cantilever beam as shown in figure below. Q.

Bending moment at mid-span in kNm is

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QUESTION: 62

Cost of a new building is Rs 10,00,000 and its scrap value after 50 years is Rs. 1,00,000.
Using straight line method

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The annual depreciation of the building in Rs. would be

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QUESTION: 63

Cost of a new building is Rs 10,00,000 and its scrap value after 50 years is Rs. 1,00,000.
Using straight line method

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The book value after 10 years in Rs. would be

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QUESTION: 64

A room of size 100 m2 is illuminated by 10 lamps of 40 W having a luminous efficacy of 50 lm/W.

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Total flux emitted by the lamps in lumens would be

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QUESTION: 65

A room of size 100 m2 is illuminated by 10 lamps of 40 W having a luminous efficacy of 50 lm/W.

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If utilization factor is 0.5, at a working height of 90 cm above the floor level, the illumination in
lux would be

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