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# Bolted Connections MCQ Questions And Answers - Steel Structures

Bolted Connections MCQs : This section focuses on the "Bolted Connections" in Steel Structures. These Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) should be practiced to improve the Steel Structures skills required for various interviews (campus interview, walk-in interview, company interview), placement, entrance exam and other competitive examinations.

Question 1

What are the advantages of bolted connections?

A. The process of erection of structure can be made faster
B. Skilled labors are not necessary
C. Connections do not involve the noise
D. All of the above

Question 2

A bolt is a metal pin with a head formed at one end and the shank threaded at the other end so that nut can be received.

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

Question 3

When the load of structural member passes through the CG of the section thenwhich type of connections are made?

A. Eccentric connections
B. Concentric connections
C. Moment resisting connections
D. Bearing type connections

Question 4

Which connection made , Whenever the resultant force is acting away from the CG of the connections?

A. Tension connection
B. Moment resisting connections
C. Eccentric connections
D. Bearing type connections

Question 5

Which of the following is true about Bearing type connections?

A. Whenever the connections are subjected to moments
B. Whenever the transfer of load occurred through tension on the bolts
C. To transfer the force bolts bear against the hole
D. Due to tensioning of the bolts the force is transferred through friction between the plates

Question 6

Which of the following is correct?

A. size of hole = nominal diameter of fastener – clearances
B. size of hole = nominal diameter of fastener + clearances
C. size of hole = nominal diameter of fastener x clearances
D. size of hole = nominal diameter of fastener / clearances

Question 7

Which of the following are disadvantages of bolted connections?

A. The material cost is very high
B. Bolts get loose if it is subjected to vibrations or shocks
C. Both A and B
D. None of the above

Question 8

In blot connection, requirement of labors is less.

A. Yes
B. No
C. Can be yes or no
D. Can not say

Question 9

Tacking fasteners are used when _______

A. for aesthetic appearance
B. maximum distance between centre of two adjacent fasteners is not exceeded
C. minimum distance between centre of two adjacent fasteners is exceeded
D. maximum distance between centre of two adjacent fasteners is exceeded