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Trusses In Strength of Materials MCQ Questions & Answers

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

Question 1

________ shape of the frame offers great rigidity.

A. Trapezoidal
B. Triangular
C. Rectangular
D. Square

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Question 2

The angle of repose is zero for ______________

A. Water
B. Masonry
C. Soil
D. Cement

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Question 3

The bottom chord member of truss is known as ___________

A. Main tie
B. Principal rafters
C. Common rafters
D. Purlins

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Question 4

Which of the following roof are used on small sheds and veranda opening?

A. Couple roof
B. Collar roof
C. Pent roof
D. Purlin roof

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Question 5

About ____________ % volume of concrete is occupied by aggregates.

A. 60%
B. 50%
C. 75%
D. 30%

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Question 6

The joints in king post are of ________

A. Butt
B. Welded
C. Mortice and tenon
D. Lap

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Question 7

The most common coagulant is _____________

A. Magnesium sulphate
B. Alum
C. Chlorine
D. Salt

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Question 8

The top chord members of roof truss is called ___________

A. Common rafters
B. Principal rafters
C. Main tie
D. Pitch

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Question 9

The economical spacing of roof trusses works out to be _________ span.

A. 1/2 to 1/5 span
B. 1/3 to 1/5 span
C. 1/2 to 1/3 span
D. 1/4 to 1/6 span

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Question 10

Biological Oxygen Demand (BOD) of safe drinking water must be ________

A. 10
B. 15
C. 5
D. 0

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Question 11

If the members connected don't lie in the same plane, then structures are called __________

A. Space truss
B. Plane truss
C. Main truss
D. Foot truss

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Question 12

Trusses are adopted for ___________ span.

A. Medium
B. Short
C. Very large
D. Large

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Question 13

The ratio of rise to span of truss is called a ___________

A. Slope
B. Splay
C. Pitch
D. Tie

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Question 14

The process of forming thick gelatinous precipitates is known as ___________

A. Sedimentation
B. Flocculation
C. Coagulation
D. Filtration

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Question 15

Trusses are subjected to ___________ stress.

A. Compressive
B. Tensile
C. Direct
D. Lateral

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Question 16

_______ is a roof beam supported by roof truss.

A. Ridge line
B. Eve
C. Principal rafter
D. Purlins

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Question 17

__________ is a framed structure composed of members.

A. Purlin
B. Gussets
C. Ridge tops
D. Truss

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Question 18

King post trusses are used for spans ______

A. 5 to 8 m
B. 6 to 9 m
C. 4 to 6 m
D. 6 to 8 m

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