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Previous Year Exam Questions for CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY - CT of 2018 - BPUT by Bput Toppers

  • 2018
  • PYQ
  • Biju Patnaik University of Technology Rourkela Odisha - BPUT
  • Civil Engineering
  • B.Tech
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Registration No : Total Number of Pages : 02 B.Tech PCI3I002 3rd Semester Regular / Back Examination 2018-19 CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY BRANCH : CIVIL Time : 3 Hours Max Marks : 100 Q.CODE : E722 Answer Question No.1 (Part-1) which is compulsory, any EIGHT from Part-II and any TWO from Part-III. The figures in the right hand margin indicate marks. Q1 Part- I Short Answer Type Questions (Answer All-10) (2 x 10) a) Why is DPC provided in buildings? b) What is the diversity factor that is used in estimating the power requirement for project implementation? c) Name two different ways of groundwater control. d) Which types of excavators are suitable for confined excavation? e) Name different hammers used in impact pile driving. f) What are the principle techniques of producing light weight concrete? g) Name two suitable materials for covering roofs. h) What is the purpose of providing facing? i) How backhoe differs from face shovel. j) Define the term Shotcrete. g) h) i) j) k) Part- II Focused-Short Answer Type Questions- (Answer Any Eight out of Twelve) (6 x 8) What are the essential structural components of a building? Discuss the functional requirement of the superstructure to perform their primary objectives. What is the meaning of construction estimating? Describe the process of construction estimation of a project. Explain why temporary and falseworks are unavoidable in many cases. How temporary and falseworks escalate the project cost? What are the advantages of using steel sheet piles? Write the difference between end bearing pile and friction pile. Briefly describe some of the problems related to high temperature in hot weather concreting. Describe the three types of membranes used for roof water proofing. Describe the different kinds of glasses used for glazing purposes. What is the difference between a tractor and a bulldozer? How plastering differs from pointing. List out any six anti-termite measures in building construction work. l) Write short note on self compacting concrete. Q2 a) b) c) d) e) f)

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Q3 Part-III Long Answer Type Questions (Answer Any Two out of Four) List out the different informations gathered from the construction work site during project site layout with a schematic diagram. (16) Q4 Describe how a pile is load tested in situ. (16) Q5 What are the common non-destructive tests carried out on hardened concrete? Explain any two of them. (16) Q6 What are the causes, sources and defects of dampness in building (16)

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