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Surveyor Grade II,(Survey and Land Records)-2016

 

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1. ________ is used for enlargement and reduction of plans
Planimeter
Clinometer
Pentagraph
Lithograph
2. In surveyor’s compass zero degree is marked at __________ end
North
South
North and South
East and West
3. In an optical square the two mirrors are placed at an angle of:
25 Degree
35 Degree
45 Degree
55 Degree
4. The inclination of the magnetic needle with horizontal is known as:
Dip
Declination
Closing error
Sighting error
5. Direct ranging is possible only when the end points are:
More than 200 metres
Mutually intervisible
In hilly areas
In valley portion
6. The movable parts that are cleaned and lubricated comes under the category of:
Field work
Office work
Designing work
Care and adjustment of instrument
7. The lines passing through points at same declination a given time are:
Isogonic lines
Agonic lines
True lines
Margentic lines
8. The horizontal angle which the magnetic meridian makes with the true or geographical meridian is known as:
Dip
Magnetic declination
true bearing
Magnetic hearing
9. GTS stands for:
Great triangle survey
Great trignometrical survey
Great traverse survey
Great Tangential survey
10. In a series of contour lines,if the higher values are inside the bend or loop it represents a:
Ridge line
Valley line
Vertical cliff
Over hanging cliff
11. A long offset is to be measured more than:
5 m
10 m
15 m
20 m
12. Obstacle for both vision and chaining is occurred when it crosses a:
Building
River
Pond
Sili
13. A Series of connected survey lines of known length and directions are called:
Plane surveying
Geodetic surveying
Traverse surveying
Levelling
14. When two lines meet at a point,the sum of both interior and exterior angles is equal to:
90 degree
180 degree
270 degree
360 degree
15. Brass handle is connected to the link by:
Flexible joint
Ball and socket joint
Butt joint
Swivel joint
16. The variation of magnetic declination occurred due to magnetic storms and earthquakes is:
Annual variation
Irregular variation
Secular variation
Diurnal variation
17. Plane table is centered over a station with the help of:
Spirit level
Alidade
Trough compass
Plumbing fork with plumb-bob
18. Which method is used for locating inaccessible objects?
Radiation
Intersection
Resection
Traversing
19. Bessel’s solution of three point problem is also known as:
Trial and error method
Traversing method
Radiation method
Graphical method
20. Which circle passes through the three ground points,in three point problem?
Concentric circle
Eccentric circle
Great Circle
Circle
21. _________ is a point denoting shifting of the level
Back sight
Station point
Intermediate point
Change point
22. The least count of a metric leveling staff:
0.5 mm
0.05 mm
5 mm
15 mm
23. In a simple leveling the back sight taken at 'A' of RL 100.00 is 2.350 and the foresight taken at 'C' is 0.420 then RL of 'C'is:
102.350
103.350
101.930
100.00
24. In working profile of a longitudinal section,the depth of cuttings are written in:
Red
Green
Blue
Black
25. While plotting the cross-sections:
Vertical scale is enlarged ten times the horizontal scale
Vertical scale is reduced by one-tenth of the horizontal scale
Both the vertical and horizontal scales are kept equal
Vertical is made double the horizontal scale
26. Find the curvature correction for a distance of 800m
0.05 m
0.005 m
0.05 km
0.005 km
27. Boning rods and sight rails are used for:
The road alignment
Setting our gradient
Selecting the most economical and suitable site for engineering works
Contouring by tacheo metric method
28. Contour intervals:
The horizontal distance between two consecutive contours
The least horizontal distance between two consecutive contours
The distance between two consecutive contours along the grade contour
The vertical distance between two consecutive contours
29. For directly applying Simpson’s rule that number of ordinates must be:
Odd
Even
Odd or even
None of the above
30. It is more difficult to obtain good results while measuring horizontal distance by stepping
Down hill
Uphill
Low undulating
In plane areas
31. A clinometers is used for:
Angle of slope
Line of collimation
To setout right angles
Natural features
32. Plani meter is used for measuring
Volume
Area
Slope angle
Countour gradient
33. In metric leveling staff,number of subdivisions per metre length are:
100
200
500
1000
34. The bearing of lines OA and OB are 26 degree 10'and 332 degree 18'the value of inculd angle BOA is:
316degree10'
158degree28'
358degree28
53degree52'
35. Bearing of AB is 75degree10' and bearing of BC is 100degree20' the angle ABC is:
175degree30'
154degree
154degree50'
255degree10'
36. A bearing of a line is also known as:
True bearing
Azimuth
Magnetic bearing
Reduced bearing
37. The operation of making the algebraic sum of latitudes and departures of a closed traverse equal to zero is known as:
Balancing the sights
Balancing the latitudes
Balancing the departures
Balancing the traverse
38. The ends of a given lines are not intervisible from any intermediate points,in such a case the method adopted to establish intermediate point is:
Random line method
Lining in
Balancing in
Double sighting
39. Rotating the telescope of a theodolite in horizontal plane about its vertical axis is called:
Plunging
Swinging
Transiting
Reversing
40. The imaginary line joining the centre of the eye piece and optical centre of the objective in a theodolite is known as:
Horizontal axis
Vertical Axis
Axis of altitude level
Axis of the telescope
41. Weight of one bag cement is:
200kg
150 kg
100 kg
50 kg
42. In _________ type of bond stretchers and headers are arranged in alternate course
Stretcher bond
Header bond
English bond
Flemish bond
43. The piece of a brick cut along the centre of width in such a way that its length is equal to that of full brick is called:
Half brick
Queen closer
King closer
Bevelled closer
44. A covering of concrete placed on the exposed top of an external wall,is known as:
Cornice
Friezo
Lintel
Coping
45. The construction in the storage headwork to discharge surplus water to down stream side safety is called:
Stuice
Barrage
Head regulator
Spillway
46. The sum of interior angles of closed traverse is:
(2n-4)90degree
(2n+4)90degree
(n-4)90degree
(n+4)90degree
47. Tick the correct answer for the following :
1 km=100 metre
1 km=1000 metre
1 km=1000 cm
1 km=100 cm
48. In any polygon the sum of the deflection angle will be equal to:
90 degree
180 degree
270 degree
360 degree
49. If angular measurements of a traverse are more precise than its linear measurements,balancing of the traverse is done by:
Bowditch's rule
Transit rule
Empirical rule
Random rule
50. The latitude of any traverse line is obtained by multiplying its length by:
Tangent of its reduced bearing
Sine of its reduced bearing
Cosine of its reduced bearing
Cosecant of its reduced bearing
51. An engineers chain is __________ long
100 ft.
33 ft
16 ft
66 ft
52. Least count of theodolite is ___________ seconds
20
40
10
30
53. _________ type of errors erises due to imperfect focusing
Collimation
Eccentricity
Paralax
Hypotenuse allowance
54. The angle subtended by the long chord of a simple curve at its centre is equal to:
Deflection angle
Intersection angle
2 times deflection angle
1/2 times deflection angle
55. PiexRxPhie/180 degree is:
Tangent distance
Apex distance
Length of curve
Versine of curve
56. Over turning of vehicles on a curve can be avoided by using:
Transition curve
Vertical curve
Compound curve
Mean curve
57. _____________is the time in days between the first watering for the preparation of land for sawing and its last watering before harvest
Crop period
Base period
Period of growth
Maximum flood discharge
58. Sea-saw is an example of:
First order lever
Second order lever
Third order lever
Fourth order lever
59. The ability of material to deform without breaking is called:
Ductility
Malleability
Plasticity
Britility
60. Lateral strain/Lencer strain=
Poison’s ratio
Velocity ratio
Efficiency ratio
Mechanical advantage
61. The sidereal day is divided into:
23h
24h
36h
12h
62. ABCD is a square plot of land.If the bearing of AB is 52degree45',the bearing of CD is:
142degree45'
52degree45'
232degree45'
322degree45'
63. CPU stands for:
Chief Performance Unit
Central Processing Unit
Chief Processing Unit
Central Performance Unit
64. Maximise,minimize and close buttons are present in the:
Windows
Menu bar
Title bar
Control box
65. Which of the following is a volatile memory?
ROM
P-ROM
RAM
EP-ROM
66. Cut,copy and paste are the part of which of the menu?
View
Favourites
Format
Edit
67. The working principle of optical square is:
Refraction
Reflection
Format
Edit
68. The back sight reading on a bench mark of 'RL'200.00 m is 2.685 and fore sight reading on 'B'is 1.305 m the RL of B is:
202.685 m
201.380 m
203.990 m
201.305 m
69. For preparation of a contour map for a route survey:
Method of squares is used
Method of squares is used
Method of radial line is used
Method of cross section is used
70. In quadrantal bearing system,back bearing of a line may be obtained from its forward bearing by:
Adding 180degree,if the given bearing is less than 180degree
Changing the cardinal points,i.e.substituting 'N'for 'S' and 'E' for 'W'and vice-versa
Adding 90degree
Subtracting 180degree,if the given bearing is greater than 180degree
71. The hard signal 'Both hands above head and then brought down' is:
Move slowly to the right
Move slowly to the left
Fix
Correct
72. During the reconnaissance the surveyor should prepare:
Site plan
Key plan
Field note
Reference points on ground
73. Bevelled edged of the alidade is:
Fiducial edge
Ram-Sadan Edge
Lining edge
Sighting edge
74. The Ceylon ghatt tracer is used for:
Tracing points
Measuring the depth of water
Taking bearing
Setting out a grade contour
75. The process of leveling in which the elevations of points are computed from the vertical angles and horizontal distances measured in the field:
Simple leveling
Fly levelling
Trigonometrical leveling
Check leveling
76. The art of determining and representing the relative heights or elevations of different points on the surface of the earth:
Levelling
Surveying
Traversing
Balancing
77. Which scale is used to read three dimensions?
Plane scale
Diagonal scale
Comparative scale
Full scale
78. The main principle of surveying is two work form:
Low level to higher level
Higher level to lower level
Whole to part
Part to whole
79. The longest chain line in chain surveying is called:
Base line
Check line
Tie line
Traverse line
80. _____tape is used for the work of the highest precession:
Cloth tape
Metallic tape
Linen tape
Invar tape
81. Among the following who was not chairperson of National Commission for women?
Jayanthi Patnaik
Poornima Advani
Mira kumar
Girija Vyas
82. Which Constitutional amendment raised the number of Loksabha seats to 545?
16th(1963)
30th(1973)
31st(1973)
42th(1976)
83. 'Narakara Vadham'was on attakatha written by:
Karthikathirunal Rama Varma
Kottayam Raja
Aswathi Thirunal Ilaya Thampuran
Irayimman Thampi
84. 'Vaidyajeevanam'is a work written on Ayurveda by:
Pachu Muthath
Itty Achuttan
Appu Bhatt
Vallathol Narayan Menon
85. ’Neelakanta Theertha Padar’was the disciple of:
Sahodaran Ayyappan
Brahmananda Sivayogi
Chattampi Swamikal
Ayyankali
86. ’Mitavadi’was founded by:
C.Krishnan
T.K.Madhavan
K.P.Kesavamenon
Moorkoth Kumaran
87. Among the following who was not an associate of Ayyankali
Thomas Vadhyar
Paraji Tharakan
Kavalam Charathan Solomon
Yesudasan
88. '’Kishore Sakthi Yojana'is aimed to:
Impart training for employment of rural women
Improve the nutrition and health of teenage girls
Holistic empowerment of women
Enhancing the opportunities of female education
89. The dance form 'Ramanattam' was invented by:
Kottarakara Thampuran
Unnayi Warier
Ambadi Naraya Poduval
Kottayam Raja
90. The father of 'Panchayati Raj' is:
Gandhiji
Rajiv Gandhi
Asoka Mehta
Balvant Roy
91. The Minister from a Malabar in the Rajagopalachari cabinet of 1937 was:
P.Ramunni Menon
K.Kelappan
Kongattil Raman Menon
U.Gopala Menon
92. The first Kerala State Conference of congress held at Ottappalam in 1921 was chaired by:
Annie Basant
T.Prakasham
Sarojini Naidu
K.Kelappan
93. Who is known as 'Dharmaraja'?
Ayilyam Tirunal
Indukotha Varma
Utram Tirunal Balarama
Kartika Tirunal Rama Varma
94. 'Deepika'was the publication of:
Vakkom Moulavi
C.Krishnan
Moyyarath Sankaran
K.Kelappan
95. In which session of the congress S.K.Pottekkatt attended from Kerala?
Haripura
Nagpur
Tripuri
Bombay
96. Among the following who was not a leader of Salt Satyagraha held at Kozhikode:
Manjeri Rama Iyer
P.Krishna Pillai
K.Kelappan
T.R.Krishna Swami Iyer
97. Which was not a work of Makthi Thangal?
Paropakari
Sathyaprakasham
Thurki Samacharam
None of these
98. 'Vaala Seva Samithi'was established at:
Thevara
Vaikom
Paravur
Anapuzha
99. The novel 'Sarada'is written by:
Ambadi Naryana Poduval
Chanthu Menon
Bhavatratan Nambutiripad
None of these
100. Who among the following got Bharat Ratna before becoming the President of India?
Dr.Zakir Hussain
V.V.Giri
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
Dr.Rajendra Prasad