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# Diagonal Scales - Engineering Drawing MCQ Questions

Diagonal Scales MCQs : Here you will find MCQ Questions related to "Diagonal Scales" in Engineering Drawing. These Diagonal Scales MCQ Questions Will help you to improve your Engineering Drawing knowledge and will prepare you for various Examinations like Competitive Exams, Placements, Interviews and other Entrance Exmaniations

Question 1

_______________ is an engineering measuring instrument which is composed of a set of parallel straight lines which are obliquely crossed by another set of straight lines.

A. Plane scale
B. Diagonal scale
C. Both A and B
D. None of the above

Question 2

Diagonal scale is used in engineering to read lengths with higher accuracy as it represents a unit into _________ different multiple.

A. one
B. two
C. three
D. four

Question 3

If a diagonal scale is to be made with a meter, decimeter and centimeter then, how many divisions it has to be made vertically?

A. 3
B. 5
C. 7
D. 10

Question 4

Diagonal scales are used to measure small fractions of the unit of measurement

A. TRUE
B. FALSE
C. Can be true or false
D. Can not say

Question 5

If a diagonal scale is to be made with a yard, feet and inch then, how many divisions it has to be made vertically?

A. 6
B. 12
C. 18
D. 24

Question 6

Which of the following scales is used to accurately measure minute divisions?

A. Plain scale
B. Scale of chords
C. Comparative scale
D. Diagonal scale

Question 7

Which of the following scales is used to accurately measure minute divisions?

A. Plain scale
B. Scale of chords
C. Diagonal scale
D. Comparative scale

Question 8

A plot of 35,000 sq m is drawn on map as plot of 14 cm and 5 cm. Find the R.F.

A. 1/35000 cm
B. 1/34930 cm
C. 1/2236 cm
D. 1/50000 cm

Question 9

Diagonal scale can measure more accurately than the plain scale.

A. TRUE
B. FALSE
C. Can be true or false
D. Can not say