Estimating and Costing MCQ

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  • 1. The diameter of a domestic sewer pipe laid at gradient 1 in 100 is recommended

    • 100 mm
    • 150 mm
    • 200 mm
    • 175 mm
  • 2. Pick up the item of work not included in the plinth area estimate

    • Wall thickness
    • Room area
    • W' Area
    • Courtyard area
  • 3. While preparing a detailed estimate

    • Dimension should be measured correct to 0.01 m
    • Area should be measured correct to 0.01 sqm
    • Volume should be measured correct to 0.01 cum
    • All the above
  • 4. The order of booking dimensions is

    • Length, breadth, height
    • Breadth, length, height
    • Height, breadth, length
    • None of these
  • 5. The brick work is not measured in cu m in case of

    • One or more than one brick wall
    • Brick work in arches
    • Reinforced brick work
    • Half brick wall
  • 6. The area is measured correct to the nearest

    • 0.01 sqm
    • 0.02 sqm
    • 0.03 sqm
    • 0.04 sqm
  • 7. The measurement is made for stone work in square metre in case of

    • Wall facing
    • Columns, lintels, copings
    • Building work
    • (A) and (B) of the above
  • 8. The measurement is made in square metre in case of

    • Cement concrete in foundation
    • structure
    • Hollow concrete block wall
    • None of these
  • 9. The volume is measured correct to the nearest

    • 0.01 cum
    • 0.02 cum
    • 0.03 cum
    • 0.04 cum
  • 10. Pick up the correct statement regarding the centre line method of estimating a building

    • Product of the centre line of the walls and area of cross-section of any item, gives total quantity of the item
    • The centre line is worked out separately for different sections of walls of a building
    • The centre line length is reduced by half the layer of main wall joining the partition wall
    • All the above
  • 11. The expected out turn of half brick partition wall per mason per day is

    • 1.5 m2
    • 2.0 m2
    • 4.0 m2
    • 5.0 m2
  • 12. The expected out turn of 12 mm plastering with cement mortar is

    • 2.5 sq m
    • 4.0 sq m
    • 6.0 sq m
    • 8.0 sq m
  • 13. A cement concrete road is 1000 m long, 8 m wide and 15 cm thick over the sub-base of 10 cm thick gravel. The box cutting in road crust is

    • 500 m3
    • 1000 m3
    • 1500 m3
    • 2000 m3
  • 14. The rate of an item of work depends on

    • Specifications of works
    • Specifications of materials
    • Proportion of mortar
    • All the above
  • 15. Pick up the incorrect statement regarding a master trap from the following:

    • It is provided in between the lower end of the house drain and the street sewer
    • It is provided a cleaning eye at the top of the trap
    • The mica flap valve which opens inwards only, is fitted at the top of the inlet pipe
    • The water seal is less than that of ordinary traps
  • 16. The inspection pit or chamber is a manhole provided in a base drainage system

    • At every change of direction
    • At every change of gradient
    • At every 30 m intervals
    • All the above
  • 17. The concrete work for the following part of the building of specified thickness is measured in square meters

    • Root slabs
    • Floors
    • Wall panels
    • All the above