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Thapar University Patiala
02 Hours; MM: 40
Name of Faculty: Dr. Maneek Kumar
BE-Civil Engineering UDP002: Introduction to Civil
Mid Semester Examination; 27
th Sept. 2014
Department of Civil Engineering
Note: Attempt all questions
What are the basic differences between Science, Engineering and Technology?
What are the different specializations which come under Civil Engineering? Also mention
some of the subjects of various specializations you will study during your degree car(e
Classify the bridges into different types. Write briefly about important facts related to some
important bridges in USA. (6)
Briefly write the various developments occured in the field of fluid mechanics during 18`
How did Civil Engineering education start in India?
Explain the role & importance of the contract document in the Civil Engineering
Infrastructure Projects? (5)
Explain the concept of ready mixed concrete.
Explain the concept of BOT & PPP for executing the highway projects in India.