# Test: Building Material & Construction - 2

## 25 Questions MCQ Test Civil Engineering SSC JE (Technical) | Test: Building Material & Construction - 2

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### A stone is rejected if it absorbs water more than

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Stones used for ornamental work must be

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The presence of original rounded surface on the manufactured piece of timber, is called

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Stones used for the construction of retaining walls must be

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In stone masonry, stones (stratified rocks) are so placed that the direction of pressure to the plane of bedding is

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In stone masonry, if stones are so placed that their layers are parallel to the direction of load, they

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In arches, stratified stones are placed so that their lanes are

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The tendency of a stone is, to split along

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QUESTION: 11

The standard size of masonry bricks, is

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QUESTION: 12

Modular bricks are of nominal size 20 * 10 * 10 cm and 20% of the volume is lost in mortar between joints. Then what is the number of modular bricks required per cubic meter of brickwork ?

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QUESTION: 13

The term frog means

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The frog of a brick is normally made on its

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QUESTION: 15

The size of mould for brick is generally kept

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QUESTION: 16

For one cubic metre of brick masonry, number of bricks required, is

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The minimum compressive strength of Ist class bricks should be

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QUESTION: 18

The minimum compressive strength of IInd class bricks should be

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A 1st class brick immersed in water for 24 hours, should not absorb water (by weight) more than

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QUESTION: 20

The main ingredient of a good quality brick earth, is

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The major role in bricks composition is done by aluminium because it provides plasticity none of the other compounds can do so.

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Clay and silt content in a good brick earth must be at least

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A bull nose brick is not used for

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Second class bricks

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jumb brick are

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QUESTION: 25

Dolomite is a limestone which contains carbonate of magnesia upto

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