Levelling - 1


10 Questions MCQ Test Topicwise Question Bank for GATE Civil Engineering | Levelling - 1


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QUESTION: 1

A ‘level line’ is a

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A level line is the distance between 2 points on the level surface, which follows the curvature of the earth. Whereas the line of sight is the straight line perpendicular to the plumb line at the telescope.

QUESTION: 2

The difference between a level line and a horizontal line is that

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QUESTION: 3

With the rise of temperature, the sensitivity of a bubble tube

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With a rise in temperature the liquid expands. Hence the bubble shortens and consequently its sensitivity decreases.

QUESTION: 4

As applied to staff readings, the corrections for curvature and refraction are respectively

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QUESTION: 5

Which of the following arithmetic checks can be applied in rise and fall method?

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QUESTION: 6

The correction for refraction as applied to staff reading is 
where R is radius of earth

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Correction due to refraction is approximately about 1/7th of correction due to earth curvature.
CR = 1/7 Cc
= 1/7[d2/2R]

QUESTION: 7

While doing levelling in undulating terrain, it is preferable to set the level on

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QUESTION: 8

Which of the following statements is incorrect?

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QUESTION: 9

Benchmark is established by

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QUESTION: 10

The curvature of the earth’s surface, is taken into account only if the extent of survey is more than

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Geodetic Survey is the survey in which earth’s curvature is taken into account for calculation. It is generally done when area to be covered is more than 260 km2