Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) on Surveying

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) on Surveying

1-The liquid part of a paint is called

(A) Pigment

(B) Solvent

(C) Drier

(D) Vehicle


2-The seasoning of timber is done to

(A) Heat and timber

(B) Expel the moisture

(C) Make it water proof

(D) Increase its strength


3-Which one is not a method of preservation of timber?

(A) curing

(B) tarring

(C) charring

(D) creosoting


4-Length of an Engineer’s chain is

(A) 22 ft

(B) 33 ft

(C) 66 ft

(D) 100 ft


5-The steel used in RCC

(A) Cast iron

(B) Stainless steel

(C) Mild steel

(D) Chromium steel


6-The most accurate tape is

(A) Linen tape

(B) Steel tape

(C) Metallic tape

(D) Invar tape


7-The soundness of cement is tested by

(A) Vicat’s apparatus

(B) Sieve analysis

(C) Slump test

(D) Le-Chatelier apparatus


8-Coating the surface of steel by thin layer of zinc is known as

(A) normalizing

(B) galvanizing

(C) spraying

(D) heating


9-Following instruments is used for marking stations

(A) chain

(B) tape

(C) peg

(D) cross staff


10-The chemical reaction between cement and water is called

(A) consistency

(B) soundness

(C) hydration

(D) setting time



1-(D), 2-(B), 3-(A), 4-(D), 5-(C), 6-(D), 7-(D), 8-(B), 9-(C), 10-(C)