## Kerala PSC Previous Years Question Paper & Answer

Title : ASSISTANT ENGINEER (CIVIL) SR FOR SC/ST
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 'ASSISTANT ENGINEER (CIVIL) SR FOR SC/ST' And exam conducted in the year 2013. And Question paper code was '144/2013'. 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: 144/2013

C:-slope
D:-axial thrust
Question58:-The point in a beam where the shear force changes sign is called the point of
A:-maximum BM
B:-zero shear
C:-zero curvature
D:-maximum curvature

Question59:-For a simply supported beam ,carrying a uniformly distributed load ,the shape of the bending moment diagram
will be,

A:-triangular

B:-parabolic

C:-circular

D:-cubical

Question60:-A cantilever beam of length L,cross-section A is subjected to a total uniformly distributed Load of W and a
concentrated load W1 at a distance L1 from free end will have maximum moment of

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‎C:-[W(L-L1)/2]+ W1 L1‏
‎D:-(WL/2)+ W1 (L-L1 )‏
‎Question61:-Out of the following mild steel section ,the most economical section is‏
‎A:-| section‏
‎B:-circular section‏
‎C:-rectangular section‏
‎D:-channel section‏
‎Question62:-The shear stress on the principal plane is‏
‎A:-maximum‏
‎B:-minimum‏
‎C:-zero‏
‎D:-intermediate‏
‎Question63:-If the number of members provided is more than the requirement,then the frame will be classified as‏
‎A:-perfect frame‏
‎B:-redundant frame‏
‎C:-deficient frame Portal frame‏
‎D:-Portal frame‏
‎Question64:-The most suitable reason to adopt hollow circular section in place of solid circular shaft Is‏
‎A:-weight per unit length is less‏
‎B:-more strength for same weight per unit length‏
‎:-easy to manufacture‏
‎D:-easy to transport‏
‎Question65:-The back sight reading on a BM(200m) was 2.650m.If the inverted staff reading to the bottom of a cantilever‏
‎porch slab is 0.350m,the RL of the bottom of the slab is‏
‎A:-202.300‏
‎B:-203.000‏
‎C:-2.3000‏
‎D:-3.000‏