Civil Engineering (CE) : Mock Test 5 For GATE


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QUESTION: 1

Question 1 to 5 carry One Mark each

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Even as the ________else where in the world are struggling, to come out of recession, Indian consumers are splurging on consumer goods and to ____________this growth, companies are investing heavily in various sectors.

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QUESTION: 2

In the olympic games, the flags of six nations were flown on the masts in the following way. T he flag of
America was to the left of Indian tricolor and to the right of the flag of france. T he flag of Australia was on
the right of the Indian flag but was to the left of the flag of Japan, which was to the left of the flag of China.
T he two flags which are in the centre is

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QUESTION: 3

From the given equilateral triangle below A, B and C run along the sides in clockwise direction and stop after coming (1{1over 2}) sides. Which of the following statements is true?

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QUESTION: 4

In the following questions, a sent ence has been given in direct/indirect speech.
Nitin said to me, “why don’t you come with us? why do you want to be so unsocial.

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QUESTION: 5

Select the grammatical error part.

In order to transfer (a)/ branch licenses for one (b)/ bank to anot her you require special approval from RBI
(c)/ No error (d).

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QUESTION: 6

Question 6 to 10 carry Two Marks each

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In an NGO, t he daily average wages of 20 illiterate employee is decreased from Rs. 25 to Rs. 10. T hus the
average salary of all the literate (educated) and illiterate employees is decreased by Rs. 10 perday. T he
number of educated employees working in the NGO is

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QUESTION: 7

Directi on for questi ons (7-8).
Answer the question with the help of the following table

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The ratio of the percentage share of Dairy Milk to that of other is

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QUESTION: 8

Answer the question with the help of the following table

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If in the next year, Crackle and Dairy Mill decided to join hands and increase their market share from their
combined existing share by 20%. What will be their combined production if the mark size remains the same?

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QUESTION: 9

Simple interest on a certain amount is 9/16  of the principle. If the number represent ing the rate of intersest in percent and time in years be equal. Then time, for when the principal is lent out is,

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QUESTION: 10

If A is a square matrix of order 3 and |A| =1/2. The A (a dj(A)) is

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QUESTION: 11

Question 11 to 35 carry One Mark each

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If the probability for A to fail in an examination is 0.2 and that for B is 0.3, then the probability that either A or B fails is

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QUESTION: 12

In a plastic hinge, the actual distribution of strain across the sector will be as in

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The eigen value of unitary matrix are always of unit modulus

QUESTION: 13

According to coulamb’s wedge theory the active earth pressure whcih slides the wedge acts

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Coulomb’s theory of earth pressure involves the consideration of sliding wedge which tends to brreak away from the rest of the backfill upon wall movement, in active earth pressure wall moves outward, the sliding wedge moves downwards and outward.

QUESTION: 14

If 'u' and 'v' the component of velocity in x-direction and y-direction respectively are given u = ax+by and
v = cx + dy then the condition to be satisfy is

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QUESTION: 15

Eigen value of unitary matrix are always

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The eigen value of unitary matrix are always of unit modulus

QUESTION: 16

Method consistent deformation is based on

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QUESTION: 17

A lake having water depth 8 m at the middle. The value of effective stress at depth 8m from surface of water
is at middle in _______________kN/m2


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QUESTION: 18

If   , then the value of  is


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If   , then the value of  is

QUESTION: 19

The slope area method is extensively used in

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QUESTION: 20

A flexible material for D.P.C is

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QUESTION: 21

Jackson turbidity meter is used for water samples having turbidity not less than

_____________________ unit


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QUESTION: 22

The modulus part of (1 + i)8 is


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QUESTION: 23

The minimum grade of reinforced concrete required for extreme exposure condition is

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QUESTION: 24

Geostationary satellites are

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QUESTION: 25

If a vector   is defined as  The divergenc e of vector is

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QUESTION: 26

For a road with a camber 6.5 % and design speed of 72 kmph, the minimum radius of the curve beyond
which no super elevation is needed _____________ m.


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QUESTION: 27

The analysis of maximum daily rainfall in a city indicated that a depth of 280 mm has a return period of
50 year. the probability of one day rainfall depth equal or greater than 280 mm in the city occuring two
times in 15 successive years is ______________


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QUESTION: 28

A beam AB is fixed at A and simply supported at B. A internal hinge is present at C. Deflection at the internal hinge when a anti clockwise moment 30 kNm is applied at B is 

(upto two digits after decimal )

____________________


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QUESTION: 29

Standard reagent used for testing the turbidity by Nephlometer is

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QUESTION: 30

The maximum height of a low gravity dam of elementary profile made of concrete of relative density 2.45
and safe allowable stress of foundation material 4.16 MPa without considering uplift force is about


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QUESTION: 31

A rigid wheel 1.25 diameter is to be provide with a thin steel tyre. If the stress in the steel tyre is not to exceed 140 N/mm2, what is the internal diameter of the tyre? Take E = 2 × 105 N/mm2 and α = 1.2 × 10-5 per oC

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QUESTION: 32

The differemce b/w maximum and minimum void ratio of a sand sample is 0.30. if the relative density of this
sample is 66.6% at a void ratio of 0.40, then the void ratio of this sample at its lossest state will be


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QUESTION: 33

Match List-I and List-II and select the correct answer (moment of inertia of solid circular disc) using the
code given below 

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QUESTION: 34

After performing the test by di-ionic tester it is found that specific conductance of water sample at 25°C
is   . The total dissolved solids in the sample present is

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QUESTION: 35

An overhang beam ABCD is supported at B & C where AB and CD are overhangs. Beam is loaded as
shown below. The load P for which there is no rotation at supports will be kN (upto two digits after decimal)


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QUESTION: 36

Question 36 to 65 carry Two Marks each

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A single-riveted double cover butt joint is used to connect two plates 16 mm thick with chain riveting. The
rivets used are power driven 20 mm is diameter at a pitch of 60 mm. The efficiency of the joint is

_________________ %.


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QUESTION: 37

If a permeability of soil changes at a certain interface, from k1 to k2 on other interface. the flow line makes
angle of θ1 adn θ2 with normal to the interface the ratio  is directly proportional to

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QUESTION: 38

Coefficient of static friction between A and the horizontal surface is 0.20. The minimum mass of C to
prevent horizontal sliding is

(upto one significant digit after decimal) 

______________________


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QUESTION: 39

A weir accross an alluvial river has a horizontal floor length 60m and retain 6.5 m of water under full
reserviour condition. If the downstream sheet pile is driven to a depth of 6.5 m below an average bed
level, the exit gradient for this case.

__________________


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QUESTION: 40

What should be the minimum length two a high strength steel rod of 12.5 mm diameter so that one end can be twisted by 30o with respect of the other end, without exceeding a shear stress of 270 N/mm2 given
modulus of rigidity G = 8 × 104 N/mm2

_________________________ m


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QUESTION: 41

For a site consisting of 1m sand layer underlain by 6m clay resting on rock. fill is constructed using this soil is the 50% consolidation of soil takes place in 6.84 years. Then the time required for 90% consolidation of soil is years _______________


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QUESTION: 42

Consider the statements

(i) CO2 in water may increase acidity
(ii) CO2 in water may increase alkalinity in the presence of algee in water
Which of the following is correct

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QUESTION: 43

Degree of static interminacy of following structure is

___________________


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QUESTION: 44

A clay layer 5m thick, is covered by a 10mn sandy gravel stratum with porority of 30% and with a unit weight
19 kN/m3. Test on undrained sample of clay gave results as follows

____________________ kN/m2


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Given

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QUESTION: 45

For a highway in plane terrain, if ruling gradient is 1 in 20. the compensated gradient for a curve of radius
120 m is _______________ %


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QUESTION: 46

Using Sim pson’s 1/3rd rule with step size of 0.1, the value of  is___________


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QUESTION: 47

For the system Shown as following

Strain energy of the system is

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QUESTION: 48

An undrained triaxial test was carried on an undistribed sample of sand with cell pressure of 200 kN/m2. The additional axial load of failure is 342kN. The sample is originally 76mm long and 33mm in diameter is normal stress (σn) at 6m depth is 100 kN/m2 and vertical deformation is 5.1mm then the shear strength in (kN/m2) of sample is

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QUESTION: 49

A cantilever beam of span 6m carries a point load of 100 kN at its free end and another point load 'W' at the
mid of its length. If the maximum bending moment is stated to be 900 kNm, the load 'W' will have the value

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QUESTION: 50

A bubble tube has a sensitiveness of 23 seconds for 2 mm division, a staff held 100 m away the error
in staff reading is

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QUESTION: 51

The solution of the differential equation   

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QUESTION: 52

Hourly rainfall of 40, 60 and 80mm occur over a 25 ha area with = 50 mm/h for 4 ha, = 30 mm/h
for 10 ha and = 10 mm/h for 11 ha. The total rainfall excess for 3h storm will be

________________


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QUESTION: 53

Which of the following statement is/are correct
1. Mastic asphalt has self heating property
2. Mastic asphlt contains more percentage of bitumen
3. Synthetic geotextiles are used to make mastic asphalt
4. mastic asphalt is used in heavy duty area

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QUESTION: 54

A 60 mm diameter shaft transmitting a torque of 4 kNm is also subjected to an axial tension of 180 kN. The
maximum tensile stress is

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QUESTION: 55

What is the tensile strength of a roof tress diagonal 100 × 75 × 10 mm (fy = 260 N/mm2) connected to
a gusset plate if 20 mm diameter popower driven rivet in one row along the length of member. The short
leg of the angle is kep outstanding.

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QUESTION: 56

In the measurement of alkalinity if the volume of 0.02 N H2SO4 used is 25 ml then alkalinity of the sample
represented as CaCO3 is (volume of sample is 5l)

______________mg/L


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QUESTION: 57

Which of the following is not a solution of the ordinary differential equation ODE 2xy' = 10x3y5 + y

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QUESTION: 58

While designing a rectangular beam of section size 300 × 450 mm with 50mm effective cover which is
made up of M25 concrete and reinforced with 4-20 mm diameter bars of Fe415 grade of steel. The lever
arm for the beam in limit state method of design as per IS456:2000 is

__________________mm.


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QUESTION: 59

A catchment area is in the form of a sector of circle of radius 3km and angle 30°. Its hydrograph can
be approximated to a traingle having time base = 12 hr. The effective rainfall during the storm of 6-hr
duration is 3cm. The peak of this hydrograph will be

_____________ m3/s


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QUESTION: 60

If 51 mg OH is present in the water then pH of that sample is

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QUESTION: 61

Water flows a 20 mm I.D. at a rate of 0.02 kg/s entering at 20°C. The tube is wrapped from outside
by an electric heating element that produces a uniform flux of 18 K W/m2. If the exit temperature of
water is 50°C, find the length of the pipe needed for this process. Given water properties at 35°C, r =
997 kg/m3, Cp = 4180 J/kg-K, m = 820 × 10–6 Ns/m2 and k = 0.808 W/mK

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QUESTION: 62

Find the value of λ and μ for which system of equations

has infinite consistent solution

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QUESTION: 63

The total float for activity 2-4, for network shown below will be

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QUESTION: 64

An elevated structure with total weight of 10,000 kN is supported on tower with 4 legs. The legs rest on piers
located at corners of square 6m on aside. What is the vertical stress increment due to loading at a point 7m
beneath the centre of the structure is

__________________ kN/m2


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QUESTION: 65

Following loads are at service conditions, DL = 450 N/m, LL = 500 N/m, WL = 250 N/m, EQL = 220 N/m.
The design load for limit state of collapse is

________________ N/m


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