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# Test: Surveying- 1

## 25 Questions MCQ Test Civil Engineering SSC JE (Technical) | Test: Surveying- 1

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### Which of the following methods of theodolite traversing is suitable for locating the details which are far away from transit stations?

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The line of collimation method of reduction of levels, does not provide a check on

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QUESTION: 5

Which of the following methods of contouring is most suitable for a hilly terrain?

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QUESTION: 6

The chord of a curve less than peg interval, is known as

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QUESTION: 7

The size of a plane table is

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QUESTION: 8

If the reduced bearing of a line AB is N60°W and length is 100 m,then the latitude and departure respectively of the line AB will be

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QUESTION: 9

A lemniscate curve between the tangents will be transitional throughout if the polar deflection angle of its apex, is

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QUESTION: 10

Contour interval is

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QUESTION: 11

The smaller horizontal angle between the true meridian and a survey line, is known

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Azimuths are horizontal angles observed clockwise from any reference meridian.

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Contour interval is

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QUESTION: 13

Check lines (or proof lines) in Chain Surveying, are essentially required

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QUESTION: 14

After fixing the plane table to the tripod, the main operations which are needed at each plane table station are

(i) Levelling

(ii) Orientation

(iii) Centering

The correct sequence of these operations is

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QUESTION: 15

There are two stations A and B. Which of the following statements is correct?

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QUESTION: 16

The Random errors tend to accumulate proportionally to

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QUESTION: 17

In direct method of contouring, the process of locating or identifying points lying on a contour is called

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QUESTION: 18

The conventional sign shown in below figure represents a

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Explanation : The conventional sign shown in below figure represents a road bridge. A  conventional symbol is a symbol that is widely accepted. The various features shown on a map are represented by conventional signs or symbols.

In a map or drawings or plans or in land surveying, the objects or an area is depicted by symbols not by names. As a civil engineer, you must know how to read the drawings, maps and plans. This post will be a key for you to read maps.

In this article,  we are going to show you different types of symbols used in topographic land surveys, road maps, railway maps, surveying maps, building plans, Electrical and telephone lines.

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Pick up the incorrect statement from the following:

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Measured distance is too small.

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For the construction of highway (or railway)

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Detailed plotting is generally done by

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QUESTION: 22

If the smallest division of a vernier is longer than the smallest division of its primary scale, the vernier is known as

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QUESTION: 23

The method of reversal

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QUESTION: 24

The line normal to the plumb line is known as

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QUESTION: 25

In levelling operation

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Before shifting the instrument the last sight is foresight which is taken on change point. After shifting the instrument the first sight taken is taken on the same change point i.e back sight.