SSC Question

In case of non-availability of space due to topography, the most suitable spillway is
  • a)
    Straight drop spillway
  • b)
    Chute spillway
  • c)
    Shaft spillway
  • d)
    Ogee spillway
Correct answer is option 'C'. Can you explain this answer?

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Answers

Naroj Boda
Jun 27, 2021
Shaft spillway. [′shaft ′spil‚wā] (civil engineering) A vertical shaft which has a funnel-shaped mouth and ends in an outlet tunnel, providing an overflow duct for a reservoir. Also known as morning glory spillway.
Hence, the correct option is (C)

Shaft spillway. [′shaft ′spil‚wā] (civil engineering) A vertical shaft which has a funnel-shaped mouth and ends in an outlet tunnel, providing an overflow duct for a reservoir. Also known as morning glory spillway.Hence, the correct option is (C)

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Shaft spillway. [′shaft ′spil‚wā] (civil engineering) A vertical shaft which has a funnel-shaped mouth and ends in an outlet tunnel, providing an overflow duct for a reservoir. Also known as morning glory spillway.Hence, the correct option is (C)