Kerala PSC Previous Years Question Paper & Answer

Question Code : A


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.

page: 9 out of 11
Excerpt of Question Code: 144/2013

Correct Answer:- Option-D

Question77:-The hinged end of a propped cantilever of span L settles by an amount 6, then the rotation of the hinged end
will be

D:-4 6/3L
Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question78:-Two beams carrying identical loads, simply supported, are having same depth but beam A has double the width
as compared that of beam B. The ratio of the strength of beam A to that of beam B is
‎Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question79:-Defection can be controlled by using the appropriate
A:-aspect ratio
-modular ratio
C:-span/depth ratio
D:-water cement ratio
Correct Answer:- Option-C
Question80:-In a load-balanced prestressed concrete beam under self load ,the cross-section is subjected to
A:-axial stress
B:-bending stress
C:-axial and bending stress
D:-axial and shear stress
Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question81:-In a cantilever retaining wall of height ‘h’ the horizontal pressure of earth will act at a distance of
A:-h/2 from top
B:-h/4 from base
C:-h/3 from top
D:-h/3 from base
Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question82:-The minimum size of reinforcement bars in RCC column is
B:-8 mm
Correct Answer:- Option-D
Question83:-In a cantilever beam tensile reinforcement is provided
A:-on the top of the beam
B:-on the bottom of the beam
C:-in the middle of the beam
D:-on the top and bottom of the beam
Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question84:-In a doubly reinforced rectangular beam, the allowable stress in compression steel is
A:-equal to the permissible stress in tension in steel
B:-more than the permissible stress in tension in steel
C:-less than the permissible stress in tension in steel
D:-not related to the permissible concrete compression stress
Correct Answer:- Option-C

Question85:-The section in which concrete is not fully stressed to its permissible value when stress in steel reaches its
maximum value, is called

A:-under reinforced section

B:-over reinforced section

C:-doubly reinforced beam

D:-cantilever beam

Correct Answer:- Option-A
Question86:-A hydrograph is a plot of

A:-Precipitation against time

Similar Question Papers

Ask Question

(Press Ctrl+g to toggle between English and the chosen language)

Questions & Answers