# Eccentric in Both Directions MCQ Questions & Answers

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

Question 1

The pitch of the lateral ties shall not be more than the least of the ______________

A. 300mm
B. 450mm
C. 500mm
D. 550mm

Question 2

The inclined members carrying compressive loads are ________

A. Pedestal
B. Strut
C. Post
D. Winch

Question 3

If the columns are effectively held in position and restrained against rotation at both ends. Recommend the value of effective length.

A. 0.6×l
B. 0.65×l
C. 0.77×l
D. 0.9×l

Question 4

If the columns are effectively held in position and restrained against rotation at both ends. Recommend the value of effective length.

A. 0.6Ãl
B. 0.65Ãl
C. 0.77Ãl
D. 0.9Ãl

Question 5

A column in which reinforcement is wound spiral is ___________

A. Tied column
B. Spiral column
C. Composite column
D. Short column

Question 6

Determine the working stress in the factor of safety is 3 and ultimate load is what 127.32N?

A. 46 N/m2
B. 55 N/m2
C. 48 N/m2
D. 42 N/m2

Question 7

In continuous beams ______ moment develops at supports.

A. Hogging
B. Sagging
C. Couple
D. Static

Question 8

Volumetric strain = 3Ã _____________

A. Linear strain
B. Lateral strain
C. Linear stress
D. Lateral stress

Question 9

Polygonal links are also known as _____________

A. Bent up bars
B. Crancked bars
C. Lateral ties
D. Anchorage bars

Question 10

Lighter materials of construction can be used for a continuous beam.

A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 11

The minimum depth of foundation in all types of soils is _________

A. 350mm
B. 680mm
C. 500mm
D. 280mm

Question 12

In continuous beams ______________ moments is always less than support moments.

A. Upward
B. Mid span
C. Downward
D. Sagging

Question 13

Volumetric strain = 3× _____________

A. Linear strain
B. Lateral strain
C. Linear stress
D. Lateral stress

Question 14

In T beams, maximum ______ is less.

A. Shear force
B. Bending moment
C. Bending stress
D. Shear stress

Question 15

As per IS 456-2000, the minimum eccentricity for columns shall be given by ________

A. l/500 + D/30
B. l/450 + D/45
C. l/400 + D/40
D. l/250 + D/25

Question 16

________ is a good example for malleability.

A. Glass
B. Concrete
C. Copper