Estimating and Costing Multiple Choice Questions

Estimating and Costing

Question 86.

The following item of earth work is not measured separately.

A.

 Setting out of works

B.

 Site clearance

C.

 Steps in deep excavation

D.

 All the above

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 87.

The trap which is provided to disconnect the house drain from the street sewer is called

A.

 Master trap

B.

 Intercepting trap

C.

 Interception manhole

D.

 All the above

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 88.

Pick up the excavation where measurements are made in square meters for payment.

A.

 Ordinary cuttings up to 1 m

B.

 Surface dressing up to 15 cm depths

C.

 Surface excavation up to 30 cm depths

D.

 Both (B) and (C)

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 89.

A portion of an embankment having a uniform up-gradient 1 in 500 is circular with radius 1000 m of the centre line. It subtends 180° at the centre. If the height of the bank is 1 m at the lower end, and side slopes 2:1, the earth work involved.

A.

 26,000 m³

B.

 26,500 m³

C.

 27,000 m³

D.

 27,500 m³

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 90.

The floor area includes the area of the balcony up to

A.

 100 %

B.

 75 %

C.

 50 %

D.

 25 %

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided