Rail Fastening


10 Questions MCQ Test Mock Test Series for Civil Engineering (CE) GATE 2020 | Rail Fastening


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This mock test of Rail Fastening for Civil Engineering (CE) helps you for every Civil Engineering (CE) entrance exam. This contains 10 Multiple Choice Questions for Civil Engineering (CE) Rail Fastening (mcq) to study with solutions a complete question bank. The solved questions answers in this Rail Fastening quiz give you a good mix of easy questions and tough questions. Civil Engineering (CE) students definitely take this Rail Fastening exercise for a better result in the exam. You can find other Rail Fastening extra questions, long questions & short questions for Civil Engineering (CE) on EduRev as well by searching above.
QUESTION: 1

The main function of a fish plate is

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The rails are to be connected at their ends. This is achieved by means of a pair of fish plates per rail.The holes are drilled through the plates and the web of rails and then the fish bolts and nuts are provided in these holes.
When the bolts and nuts are tightened up, the rails are joined together and a continuous track is formed.

QUESTION: 2

Number of fish bolts per fish plate is

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QUESTION: 3

Fish plate is in contact with rail at

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QUESTION: 4

Staggered joints are generally provided

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QUESTION: 5

When the rail ends rest on a joint sleeper, the joint is termed as

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QUESTION: 6

Dog spikes are used for fixing rail to the

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QUESTION: 7

Number of dog spikes normally used per rail seat on curved track is

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QUESTION: 8

The type of bearing plate used in all joints and on curves to give better bearing area to the rails is

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QUESTION: 9

Flat mild steel bearing plates are used

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QUESTION: 10

The type of spike used for fixing chairs of bull headed rails to wooden sleepers is

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Round spikes are mainly used for fixing G.l. chairs of B.H. rails to wooden sleepers and also in switch fittings on wooden sleepers. The spikes have a blunt end and the length varies according to the gauge of the track.