# Twisting Moment MCQ Questions & Answers

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

Question 1

________formula is used only in southern India for calculating maximum flood discharge.

A. Dickens
B. Ryve's
C. Lacey's
D. Francis

Question 2

A catchment area of 30.5 km2 is situated in Central India calculate the maximum discharge coming from the catchment area.

A. 253.08 cumecs
B. 341.06 cumecs
C. 457.88 cumecs
D. 485.66 cumecs

Question 3

Stage discharge relationship method is also known as ________ method.

A. Velocity Volume
B. Velocity Area
C. Distance Area
D. Displacement Momentum

Question 4

The intensity of shear stress at a section is ______ to the distance of the section from the axis of the shaft.

A. Inversely proportional
B. Directly proportional
C. Equal
D. Parallel

Question 5

The maximum flood discharge is also known as ___________

A. Peak flow
B. Maximum flow
C. Peak discharge
D. Peak flood

Question 6

The process of measurement of discharge and water level of a river is called _________

A. Meandering
B. River coursing
C. River gauging
D. Scouring

Question 7

The quantity of losses in the river can be measured with an aid of ________

A. Runoff coefficient
B. Hydrograph
C. River Coursing
D. River gauging

Question 8

The shear stress at the outer surface of hollow circular section is _________

A. Zero
B. Maximum
C. Minimum
D. Can't determined

Question 9

The shear stress is ____________ at the axis of the shaft.

A. Minimum
B. Maximum
C. Zero
D. Uniform

Question 10

The site for the river gauging station should not be liable to ____________

A. Silting
B. Coursing
C. Meandering
D. Runoff

Question 11

Velocity in a river flow can be calculated by using _________

A. By current meter
B. By emperical formulae
C. By infiltration method
D. By hydrograph

Question 12

Which of the following method is not used in measuring the velocity of a stream?

A. By floats
B. By rod float
C. By hydrograph
D. By colour

Question 13

Which of the following method is used to estimate maximum flood discharge?

A. By travelling screen
B. By current meter
C. By physical indication of past floods
D. By salt velocity

Question 14

________formula is used only in southern India for calculating maximum flood discharge.

A. Dickens
B. Ryve’s
C. Lacey’s
D. Francis