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Name: Surveying – Civil Engineering Question Answers Quiz
Subject: Civil Engineering
Topic: Surveying
Questions: 15 Objective Type
Time Allowed: 15 Minutes
Important for: Civil Engineering Students for College / University exams, Govt Job / Private job interviews and GATE.
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 Question 1 of 15
1. Question
1 pointsTo prevent accumulation of errors what principle of surveying is followed?
CorrectWe know that principle of Surveying followed to prevent accumulation of errors is to work from whole to a part.
IncorrectWe know that principle of Surveying followed to prevent accumulation of errors is to work from whole to a part.
UnattemptedWe know that principle of Surveying followed to prevent accumulation of errors is to work from whole to a part.
 Question 2 of 15
2. Question
1 pointsIn which condition the curvature of the earth’s surface is taken into account whenever the extent of survey is more than
CorrectWe know that the curvature of the earth’s surface is taken into account only if the extent of survey is more than 260 sq. km.
IncorrectWe know that the curvature of the earth’s surface is taken into account only if the extent of survey is more than 260 sq. km.
UnattemptedWe know that the curvature of the earth’s surface is taken into account only if the extent of survey is more than 260 sq. km.
 Question 3 of 15
3. Question
1 pointsWhat is the main reason behind geodetic survey differ from plane survey
CorrectWe know that geodetic survey is different from plane surveying because it has large difference of elevations.
IncorrectWe know that geodetic survey is different from plane surveying because it has large difference of elevations.
UnattemptedWe know that geodetic survey is different from plane surveying because it has large difference of elevations.
 Question 4 of 15
4. Question
1 pointsWhich of the following deal with the mapping of hydrographic survey?
CorrectWe know that hydrographic survey deals with the mapping of large water bodies.
IncorrectWe know that hydrographic survey deals with the mapping of large water bodies.
UnattemptedWe know that hydrographic survey deals with the mapping of large water bodies.
 Question 5 of 15
5. Question
1 pointsWhat type of vernier is becomes when, “The smallest division of a vernier is longer than the smallest division of its primary scale”.
CorrectWe know that whenever the smallest division of a vernier is longer than the smallest division of its primary scale, then vernier is known as retrograde vernier.
IncorrectWe know that whenever the smallest division of a vernier is longer than the smallest division of its primary scale, then vernier is known as retrograde vernier.
UnattemptedWe know that whenever the smallest division of a vernier is longer than the smallest division of its primary scale, then vernier is known as retrograde vernier.
 Question 6 of 15
6. Question
1 pointsWhich of the following scale used in the case of geographical maps?
CorrectWe know that in case of geographical maps the scale is usually used as 1 cm= 5 km to 160 km.
IncorrectWe know that in case of geographical maps the scale is usually used as 1 cm= 5 km to 160 km.
UnattemptedWe know that in case of geographical maps the scale is usually used as 1 cm= 5 km to 160 km.
 Question 7 of 15
7. Question
1 pointsPolar axis of earth is how much shorter than equatorial axis
CorrectWe know that the polar axis of earth is shorter that equatorial axis by 42.95 kilometers, i.e., equatorial axis – polar axis = 42.95 kilometers.
IncorrectWe know that the polar axis of earth is shorter that equatorial axis by 42.95 kilometers, i.e., equatorial axis – polar axis = 42.95 kilometers.
UnattemptedWe know that the polar axis of earth is shorter that equatorial axis by 42.95 kilometers, i.e., equatorial axis – polar axis = 42.95 kilometers.
 Question 8 of 15
8. Question
1 pointsA survey in which horizontal and vertical location of points are fixed by linear and angular measurements is named as
CorrectWe know that topographical survey is the survey in which horizontal and vertical location of points are fixed by linear and angular measurements.
IncorrectWe know that topographical survey is the survey in which horizontal and vertical location of points are fixed by linear and angular measurements.
UnattemptedWe know that topographical survey is the survey in which horizontal and vertical location of points are fixed by linear and angular measurements.
 Question 9 of 15
9. Question
1 pointsThe survey done to fix the property lines, to calculate land area for transfer of land property from one owner to another, is named as
CorrectWe know that the cadastral survey is the survey which is used to fix the property lines, to calculate land area for transfer of land property form one owner to another.
IncorrectWe know that the cadastral survey is the survey which is used to fix the property lines, to calculate land area for transfer of land property form one owner to another.
UnattemptedWe know that the cadastral survey is the survey which is used to fix the property lines, to calculate land area for transfer of land property form one owner to another.
 Question 10 of 15
10. Question
1 pointsA survey which is observations of the heavenly bodies such as sun or anyother fixed star is done, is known as
CorrectWe know that the astronomical survey is one of the best survey by which the heavenly bodies such as sun or any other fixed star is done.
IncorrectWe know that the astronomical survey is one of the best survey by which the heavenly bodies such as sun or any other fixed star is done.
UnattemptedWe know that the astronomical survey is one of the best survey by which the heavenly bodies such as sun or any other fixed star is done.
 Question 11 of 15
11. Question
1 pointsHow many parts circumference is divided in centesimal system?
CorrectWe know that in centesimal system the circumference is divided into 400 parts.
IncorrectWe know that in centesimal system the circumference is divided into 400 parts.
UnattemptedWe know that in centesimal system the circumference is divided into 400 parts.
 Question 12 of 15
12. Question
1 pointsIn which survey the curvature of earth is ignored?
CorrectWe know that the survey in which the curvature of earth is ignored, is called as plan survey.
IncorrectWe know that the survey in which the curvature of earth is ignored, is called as plan survey.
UnattemptedWe know that the survey in which the curvature of earth is ignored, is called as plan survey.
 Question 13 of 15
13. Question
1 pointsThe representative fraction is [1 / 1,00,000] signifies a scale of
CorrectWe know that the representative fraction of 1 cm = 1 kilometers is [1 / 1,00,000] signifies.
IncorrectWe know that the representative fraction of 1 cm = 1 kilometers is [1 / 1,00,000] signifies.
UnattemptedWe know that the representative fraction of 1 cm = 1 kilometers is [1 / 1,00,000] signifies.
 Question 14 of 15
14. Question
1 pointsWhat is the name of error in which magnitude is increasing (either positive or negative) with the increase in measured distance?
CorrectWe know that the errors which go on increasing in magnitude (either positive or negative) with the increase in measured distance will be called as cumulative errors.
IncorrectWe know that the errors which go on increasing in magnitude (either positive or negative) with the increase in measured distance will be called as cumulative errors.
UnattemptedWe know that the errors which go on increasing in magnitude (either positive or negative) with the increase in measured distance will be called as cumulative errors.
 Question 15 of 15
15. Question
1 pointsWhat is the name of error in which the sign of variable (plus error tending to be as frequent as minus error) and tend to balance out in the final result?
CorrectWe known that the errors which are variable in sign (plus error tending to be as frequent as minus error) and tend to balance out in the final result are called compensating error.
IncorrectWe known that the errors which are variable in sign (plus error tending to be as frequent as minus error) and tend to balance out in the final result are called compensating error.
UnattemptedWe known that the errors which are variable in sign (plus error tending to be as frequent as minus error) and tend to balance out in the final result are called compensating error.
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