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Draughtsman Grade II(SR for SC/ST),Survey and Land Records-2016

 

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1. One hectare equals:
Answer1

Answer2

Answer3

Answer4
2. Chain surveying is most suitable for:
Forest area

Hill area

Undulating area

Flat surface
3. If a measuring tape is too long as compared to standard length,the error will be:
Accidental error

Instrumental error

Personal error

Natural error
4. The boundary of water of a still lake represents:
Level surface

Horizontal surface

Contour line

Concave line
5. Which method in plane table surveying for locating previous station point?
Intersection

Radiation

Resection

Traversing
6. Multiplying constant for the taheometer is generally:
50

100

150

200
7. The ratio of the length of the object in the drawing to the actual length of the object is called:
Full scale

Least count

Diagonal scale

Representative fraction
8. A 500 sq.m area is represented by 500 sq.mm in a drawing.The scale of the drawing is:
1 mm=100m

1 mm=5m

1 mm=1m

1 mm=10m
9. Process of turning the telescope about the vertical axis in a horizontal plane is called:
Reversing

Transiting

Phiging

Swinging
10. The instrument used for measuring area on a contour map is:
Clinometer

Planimeter

Pantograph

Graphometer
11. In leveling a station point where
Levelling instrument is set up

Bench 1 lark is marked

Levelling staff is placed

All of these
12. The last reading of leveling is always a:
Fore sight

Back sight

Intermediate sight

Change point
13. Levelling across a river is done by:
Fly leveling

Cross leveling

Trignometrical leveling

Recriprocal leveling
14. The line of collimation should be parallel to:
Vertical axis

Bubble axis

Plumb axis

None of these
15. The height of instrument method is:
Less todious

More rapid

Less calculation

All of these
16. While traversing anticlockwise a closed traverse of ĎNísides,theoretical sum of included angles should be:
(2N-4)x90degree

(2N+4)x90degree

(2N+-4)x90degree

360degree
17. Angle of dip at pole is:
0 degree

30 degree

45 degree

90 degree
18. An offset more than 15m in length is called:
Oblique offset

Short offset

Long offset

Right angled offset
19. To calculate the area,the expression A=n/3[(F+L)+20+4E] Where 'F' is first ordinate,'L'is the last ordinate,'O'is odd of ordinates 'E' is even ordinates and 'h'is the common distance between the ordi
Average ordinate rule

Mid ordinate rule

Trapezoidal rule

Simpsonís rule
20. The correction for sag is always:
Positive

Negative

Zero

None of these
21. Metalic tapes are made of:
Stainless steel

Nickel

Steel and nickel

Yarn and wire
22. Example for a deep foundation:
Grillage foundation

Well foundation

Mat foundation

Step foundation
23. Mechanical advantage equal to:
W/P

P/W

P xW

P-W
24. The resultant of two forces'P' and 'Q' acting at angle'theta'is equal to
Answer1

Answer2

Answer3

Answer4
25. The ratio of stress to strain is:
Elasticity

Modulus of elasticity

Bulk modulus

Poissonís ratio
26. In conics the fixed point is called:
Vertex

Apex

Helix

Focus
27. A regular solid having six square faces is:
Hexogon

Octa hedron

Cube

Tetra hedran
28. The horizontal angle between the true meridian and line is called:
Magnetic bearing

Azimuth

Arbitrary bearing

Reduced bearing
29. The observed fore bearing of a line is 127degree18' then the back bearing is:
322degree18'

37degree42'

322degree42'

232degree18'
30. The true bearing of a line is 127degree and declination is 2degreeW.The magnetic bearing equals:
125degree

131degree

129degree

135degree
31. The sum of the interior angles of a regular pentagon is:
360degree

540degree

720degree

630degree
32. The bearing of a line AB is 152degree20' and the angle BAC is 124degree38'.The bearing of AC is:
96degree58'

96degree18'

276degree58'

127degree18'
33. The inclination of the compass needle with the horizontal is known as.
Declination

Dip

True bearing

Magnetic Declination
34. The angle between the reflecting surfaces of a prism square is:
45degree

60degree

75degree

90degree
35. The angle of depression in theodolite traverse is:
Positive angle

Negative angle

Both positive and negative angle

Above horizontal angle
36. The bench mark at A is '200'm and staff reading at A is '3.5'm and the staff reading at B is '2'm.The reduced level at B is:
203.5 m

202.0 m

201.5 m

202.5 m
37. Which method is particularly suitable when a contoured map of a hill required?
Radial method

Square method

Cross-section method

Tachemetric method
38. The most common Coagulant is:
Alum

Chlorine

Bleaching powder

All of these
39. The whole circle bearing of a line is 165degree.Its reduced bearing is:
N 75degreeE

N 75degreeW

S 15degreeE

S 15degreeW
40. To locate an electric post near the plane table station which of the following method is suitable:
Intersection

Radiation

Resection

Traverse
41. If distance between two points A and B is 1 km,then combined correction for curvature and refraction will be:
Answer1

Answer2

Answer3

Answer4
42. The process of establishing intermediate points between two end points which are not intervisible,with the help of a theodolite is called:
Lining in

Ranging

Balancing-in

Random line
43. The observation is taken on a change point is:
Fore sight

Back sight

Intermediate sight

Both fore sight and back sight
44. The isometric projection of a square is:
Rectangle

Rhombus

Parallelogram

Trapezoid
45. In a simply supported beam the point where the maximum bending moment occurs is at:
Support point

Mid point

The point where SF is zero

End point
46. Which of the following is used for checking vertically of masonry wall?
Spirit level

Water level

Trowel

Plumb bob
47. Departure co-ordinate related to:
North and South

East and West

South and West

South and East
48. Bureau of Indian standards has recommended the use of folding staff as:
2m

3m

4m

4.5m
49. The observation with level is:
Horizontal linear measurement

Vertical linear measurement

Angular measurement

Horizontal angular measurement
50. The box of the compass is made of:
Aluminium

Iron

Copper

Brass
51. A fixed point of known elevation is:
Bench Mark

Station pint

Change point

Intermediate point
52. Ring contours of higher values interval represents inside:
Ridge

Pond

Hill

Valley
53. The closing error of theodolite traverse where'L'is the latitude and 'D'is the departure:
Answer1

Answer2

Answer3

Answer4
54. The horizontal angle between true meridian and a survey line is:
Dip

Magnetic Declination

Magnetic bearing

Azimuth
55. The method used for calculating the earth work with more accuracy is:
Trapezoidal Rule

Mid-ordinate rule

Prismoidal rule

Average ordinate rule
56. The length of long chord is:
2Rcos (theta)/2

2 Rsin (theta)/2

R cos(theta)/2

R sin(theta)/2
57. An instrument which is used for measuring horizontal angle,vertical angle and direct distance accurately is:
Tacheometric survey

Theodolite survey

Box-sexiant

Total station
58. The value of deflection angle is:
0degree to 90degree

0degree to 180degree

0degree to 2700degree

0degree to 360degree
59. In telescope the ratio of the focal length of the object to that of an eye-piece is known as:
Magnification

Sensitivity

Definition

Brightness
60. For accurate measurement of distance which tape is better?
Metallic tape

PVC coated tape

Steel tape

Invar tape
61. The number of links in a 30 m metric chain is:
100 links

150 links

180 links

200 links
62. The process of turning the telescope about the vertical axis in horizontal plane is called:
Transiting

Reversing

Plugging

Swinging
63. During chaining a straight line,the leader of the party has 4 arrows in his hand while the follower has 6 arrows in his hand from the starting point is:
4 chains

6 chains

120 metre

180 metre
64. The permissible error in compass survey is:
15 minutes

15 seconds

30 seconds

1 degree
65. In first angle projection the object is placed:
Above HP and behind VP

Above HP and infront of VP

Below HP and behind VP

Below HP and Infront of VP
66. In Engineering drawing chain lines are used for:
Visible out lines

Dimension lines

Hidden lines

Centre lines
67. A well conditioned triangle has angles not less than and not more than respectively:
10degree and 90degree

20degree and 120degree

30degree and 120degree

90degree and 120degree
68. A scale representing either three units or only one unit and its fractions upto second place of decimal points is:
Diagonal scale

Plane scale

Vernier scale

Comparative scale
69. Important points selected at the ends of the chain lines to command the boundaries of the survey are called:
Tie stations

Subsidiary stations

Main stations

Check stations
70. The error due to bad ranging is:
Compensing error

Cumulative positive error

Cumulative negative error

Both B and C
71. The reduced bearing of a line whose whole circle bearing is 40degree
S 40degreeE

S 50degreeE

N 40degreeE

N 40degreeW
72. Fore bearing of a line is S 60degreeW,The back bearing is:
N 60degreeE

N 30degreeE

S 60degreeE

S 30degreeW
73. Geocletic survey is different from plane surveying because of:
Very large area is covered

Undulations of the topography

Curvature of the earth is considered

Large difference of elevations
74. The type of theodolite classified as:
Diameter of upper plate

Diameter of lower plate

Diameter of vertical plate

Diameter of telescope
75. The traverse slope provided on the surface of the road to remove the rain water:
Crown

Gradient

Super elevation

Camber
77. The actual size of standard brick is:
20x10x10 cm

19x9x9 cm

20x20x10 cm

19x19x9 cm
78. Full form of"CAD":
Computer Aided Drafting

Computer Aided Demonstration

Computer Aided Designing

Computer Aided Dimensioning
79. A command which is used to pick points like end point,mid-point,tangent etc.of entities very precisely which geometrical accuracy:
GRID

ZOOM

DIM

OSNAP
80. The Bench Marks established by the survey of India Department:
Permanent Bench Marks

GTS Bench Marks

Arbitrary Bench Marks

Temporary Bench Marks
81. The pass located at the Southern end of the Nilgiri Hills in South India is called:
Palghat gap

Bhorghat pass

Thalgat pass

Bolan pass
82. The Gulf of mannar is situated along the coast of which state in India?
Karnataka

Kerala

Andhra Pradesh

Tamil Nadu
83. Which of the following rivers originate near Mahabaleshwar?
Godavari

Krishna

Kaveri

Tapti
84. How many National Waterways are there in India?
3

5

7

9
85. Which river is referred as Kalindhi in Puranas?
Ganga

Yamuna

Saraswathi

Brahmaputra
86. BhagatSingh was sentenced to death in which case?
Kakori case

Chauri-Chaura case

Assembly bomb case

Lahore conspiracy case
87. Who was the governor general of India when the I war of Indian Independence broke oil in 1857?
Lord Canning

Lord Dalhousie

Lord Ripon

Lord Dufferin
88. Who was the President of the Indian National Congress in the Gaya Session of 1922?
Motilal Nehru

C.R.Das

Sardar Patel

Bal Gangadhar Tilak
89. The founder of Satya Shodhak Samaj:
Dr.Atmaram Pandurang

Gopal Hari Deshmukh

M.G.Ranade

JyotiRao Phule
90. Inclusion of the word Fraternity in the preamble of Indian Constitution is proposed by?
Jawaharlal Nehru

Dr.B.R.Ambedkar

Rajendra Prasad

J.B.Kripalani
91. The founder of Atma Vidya Sangham?
Vagbhatananda Gurudeva

Vaikunda Swami

Chattampi Swami

Sree Narayana Guru
92. Who was the editor of Mitavadi?
K.Ayyappan

C.Krishnan

Rama Krishna Pillai

K.Kelappan
93. Who is known as the father of Kerala Renaissance?
Ayyankali

Dr.Palpu

Sree Narayana Guru

A.K.Gopalan
94. When was the historic Temple Entry Proclamation made?
April 12,1936

March 12,1936

June 12,1936

November 12,1936
95. Who among the following is the leader of Malayalee Memorial?
C.Kesavan

Dr.Palpu

Barister G.P.Pillai

Kumaranasan
96. 'Operation protective Edge'is the name of which countryís controversial military action launched on its neighbor?
Israel

Syria

Jordan

Iran
97. Which day is observed as World Population Day?
June 11

July 11

March 11

April 11
98. Who received the Golden Ball award for the best player of FIFA World Cup 2014?
Lionel Messi

Karim Bensema

Christiano Ronaldo

Angel DíMaria
99. With which game is Davis cup associated?
Football

Cricket

Hockey

Lawn Tennis
100. Who is the present united nations deputy secretary General?
Ban-Ki-Moon

Jose Graziano

Joan Closi Mathew

Jan Eliasson