## Kerala PSC Previous Years Question Paper & Answer

Title : ARCHITECTURAL HEAD DRAFTSMAN KERALA STATE HOUSING BOARD
Question Code : A

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Below are the scanned copy of Kerala Public Service Commission (KPSC) Question Paper with answer keys of Exam Name 'ARCHITECTURAL HEAD DRAFTSMAN KERALA STATE HOUSING BOARD' And exam conducted in the year 2014. And Question paper code was '045/2014'. Medium of question paper was in Malayalam or English . Booklet Alphacode was 'A'. Answer keys are given at the bottom, but we suggest you to try answering the questions yourself and compare the key along wih to check your performance. Because we would like you to do and practice by yourself.

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Excerpt of Question Code: 045/2014

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श्रा,

Relative humidity 15 the

[ക] Ratio एव the amount of water vapor in the air to the amount of water vapor that
the air could hold at the specific temperature and pressure

(8४) The amount of radiant heat transferred from a surface, and it depends on the
material’s ability to absorb or emit heat, or its emissivity

(0 Average temperature of the air surrounding the occupant, with respect to location
and time

(ந) Average speed of the air to which the body is exposed, with respect to location and
time

Overall Thermal Transfer Value (OTTV) depends on :

(5) The type of glazing and the window ೩176

(0) Wall type and colour

(0) All the above

There are three ways to improve workplace acoustics and selve workplace sound problems —
the ABCe. What does this ABC stands for :

(A} A- Attract, B- Bifurcate, C- Conserve

(B) A- Allow, B- Boost, C- Combine

(0) A- Absorb, B- Block, C- Cover

(D) A- Add, B- Branch, C- Control

Which of the statement is TRUE in Sabine’s reverberation equation :
(ക) The equation does not take into account room shape
(8) The equation does not take into account losses from the sound travelling through
the air
(C) The equation does not take into account room shape or losses from the sound
travelling through the air
(D) None of the above

The study of ancient eivilizations, human settlements; their culture and evolution reveals the
following pattern :
(A) They were not surrounded by systems of defense like walls, riverfronts, hillside,
000;
(0) The built environment contradicts the harmony with the exogenic factors (natural
forces)
(C) Most settlements bear social stratification based on occupation, clan, caste, etc;
portrayed though zoning, clustering and plot size
(D) Historic Cities follow an inorganic pattern in built form and growth
Who was the first major urban planning theorist who, initiated the garden city movement
1 1898 :
(A) Ebenezer Howard 13) Raymond Unwin
(0) Patrick Geddes (D) Lewis Mumford

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