SURVEYING MCQs - 2 | CIVIL ENGINEERING | COMPETITIVE EXAMS

6.  The plain scale is used to read ____.

A.  Three consecutive units

B.  One unit

C.  Two units

D.  None of the above

 

 

Answer: C       Two units

 

 

7. Vernier scale is used to measure ____.

A.  Fractional part of a plain scale

B.  Fractional part of a graduated scale

C.  Fractional part of a diagonal scale

D.  None of the above

 

 

Answer: B         Fractional part of a graduated scale

 

 

8. The branch of surveying which deals with the measurements in a vertical plane is known as _____.

A.  Traversing

B.  Levelling

C.  Plane tabling

D.  None of the above

 

 

Answer: B        Levelling

 

 

9. The diagonal scale is used to read ____.

A.  Three consecutive units

B.  One unit

C.  Two units

D.  None of the above

 

 

Answer: A            Three consecutive units

 

 

10. In surveying the measurements are taken in _____.

A. Vertical plane

B.  Horizontal plane

C.  Inclined plane

D.  Both A and B

 

 

Answer: D           Both A and B

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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