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 - Cat.No: 140/2019 ' And exam conducted in the year 2021. And Question paper code was '076/2021'. 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.
. Which colour scheme uses adjacent colours in a colour wheel ?
A) Complimentary scheme B) Triads
C) Analogous scheme D) Monochromatic
. Which one of the following does not come under principles of architectural composition ?
A) Rhythm and Balance B) Scale and Proportion
C) Unity and Harmony D) Pattern and Colour
. LEED rating in building stands for
A) Local Energy and Economic Development
B) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
C) Local Environmental and Energy Data
D) Leadership in Economic and Environmental Development
. Figure background relationship can be used to create
A) Form B) Pattern C) Texture D) Unity
~ Which of the following design activity does not incorporate anthropometrics ۶
A) Activity space and tolerance B) Ergonomic design
C) Functional modules D) System building
. The required width for passage of wheelchair in residence
A) 1200 mm B) 900 mm C) 1400 mm D) 1800 mm
. Match the following. Which one gives the correct answer ?
A. Habitable rooms 1. Atleast two stairways
B. Toilets 2. Floor area not less than 5.5 2
C. Fire safety for multi-storeyed buildings 3. Atleast one exterior wall
D. Kitchen 4. Minimum height 2.4 meters
A) A-3,B-1,C-2,D-4 8) A-4,B-2,C-3,D-1
0) A-4,B-3,C-1,D-2 0) 8-4, 8-3, ५-2, 0 -1
. The minimum scale for site plan to be submitted for building permit according to KMBR
A) 1: 200 8) 1: 400 ©) 1: 500 0) 1: 800
. Components affecting day light factor
1. Solar output
2. Weather conditions
3. Sky component
4. Externally reflected component
5. Internally reflected component
Choose the correct answers.
A) 1,3,4 8) 1,2,4 ©) 2, 3, 4 0) 3, 4, 5
Factor that does not affect natural ventilation rate inside a room
A) Wind velocity B) Height of window
C) Area of window D) Activity of the occupant
Defects in timber caused due to natural forces. Choose the correct answers.
1. Formation of knots
2. Star shakes
3. Case hardening
A) 1,3 B) 1,2 ©) 1, 2, 3 0) 1, 2, 4