GO Civil
Login
Register
@
Dark Mode
Profile
Edit my Profile
Messages
My favorites
Register
Activity
Questions
Tags
Subjects
Users
Ask
Blogs
New Blog
Exams
Dark Mode
Recent questions tagged gate2019-ce-1
0
votes
0
answers
1
GATE Civil 2019 Set 1 | GA Question: 1
The lecture was attended by quite _______ students, so the hall was not very _______. a few, quite few, quiet a few, quiet few, quite
Arjun
asked
in
Verbal Aptitude
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
verbal-ability
most-appropriate-word
0
votes
0
answers
2
GATE Civil 2019 Set 1 | GA Question: 2
They have come a long way in ________ trust among the users. creating created creation create
Arjun
asked
in
Verbal Aptitude
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
verbal-ability
english-grammar
0
votes
0
answers
3
GATE Civil 2019 Set 1 | GA Question: 3
On a horizontal ground, the base of a straight ladder is $6$ m away from the base of a vertical pole. The ladder makes an angle of $45^{\circ}$ to the horizontal. If the ladder is resting at a point located at one-fifth of the height of the pole from the bottom, the height of the pole is ______ meters. $15$ $25$ $30$ $35$
Arjun
asked
in
Quantitative Aptitude
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
numerical-ability
geometry
height-distance
0
votes
0
answers
4
GATE Civil 2019 Set 1 | GA Question: 4
If $E=10,J=20,O=30,$ and $T=40,$ what will be $P+E+S+T?$ $51$ $82$ $120$ $164$
Arjun
asked
in
Analytical Aptitude
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
analytical-aptitude
logical-reasoning
sequence-series
0
votes
0
answers
5
GATE Civil 2019 Set 1 | GA Question: 5
The CEO’s decision to quit was as shocking to the Board as it was to ______. I me my myself
Arjun
asked
in
Verbal Aptitude
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
verbal-ability
english-grammar
0
votes
0
answers
6
GATE Civil 2019 Set 1 | GA Question: 6
The new cotton technology, Bollgard-II, with herbicide-tolerant traits has developed into a thriving business in India. However, the commercial use of this technology is not legal in India. Notwithstanding that, reports indicate that the ... to access the new technology for experimental purposes Farmers want to access the new technology by paying high price
Arjun
asked
in
Verbal Aptitude
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
verbal-ability
verbal-reasoning
passage-reading
0
votes
0
answers
7
GATE Civil 2019 Set 1 | GA Question: 7
In a sports academy of $300$ peoples, $105$ play only cricket, $70$ play only hockey, $50$ play only football, $25$ play both cricket and hockey, $15$ play both hockey and football and $30$ play both cricket and football. The rest of them play all three sports. What is the percentage of people who play at least two sports? $23.30$ $25.00$ $28.00$ $50.00$
Arjun
asked
in
Quantitative Aptitude
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
numerical-ability
venn-diagrams
0
votes
0
answers
8
GATE Civil 2019 Set 1 | GA Question: 8
"The increasing interest in tribal characters might be a mere coincidence, but the timing is of interest. None of this, though, is to say that the tribal hero has arrived in Hindi cinema, or that the new crop of characters represents ... word 'arrived' mean in the paragraph above? reached a terminus came to a conclusion attained a status went to a place
Arjun
asked
in
Verbal Aptitude
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
verbal-ability
verbal-reasoning
passage-reading
0
votes
0
answers
9
GATE Civil 2019 Set 1 | GA Question: 9
A square has side $5$ cm smaller than the sides of a second square. The area of the larger square is four times the area of the smaller square. The side of the larger square is _______ cm. $18.50$ $15.10$ $10.00$ $8.50$
Arjun
asked
in
Quantitative Aptitude
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
numerical-ability
geometry
square
0
votes
0
answers
10
GATE Civil 2019 Set 1 | GA Question: 10
$P, Q, R, S$ and $T$ are related and belong to the same family. $P$ is the brother of $S, Q$ is the wife of $P$. $R$ and $T$ are the children of the siblings $P$ and $S$ respectively. Which one of the following statement is necessarily FALSE? $S$ is the aunt of $R$ $S$ is the aunt of $T$ $S$ is the sister-in-law of $Q$ $S$ is the brother of $P$
Arjun
asked
in
Analytical Aptitude
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
analytical-aptitude
logical-reasoning
blood-relation
2
votes
1
answer
11
GATE2019 CE-1: 1
Which one of the following is correct? $\displaystyle{} \lim_{x\rightarrow 0} \left( \dfrac{\sin4x}{\sin2x}\right)=2\;\text{and}\: \lim_{x\rightarrow 0} \left( \dfrac{\tan x}{x}\right)=1$ ...
Arjun
asked
in
Calculus
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
calculus
limits
1
vote
0
answers
12
GATE2019 CE-1: 2
Consider a two-dimensional flow through isotropic soil along $x$ direction and $z$ direction. If $h$ is the hydraulic head, the Laplace's equation of continuity is expressed as $\dfrac{\partial h}{\partial x}+ \dfrac{\partial h}{\partial z} = 0 \\$ ...
Arjun
asked
in
Partial Differential Equation (PDE)
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
partial-differential-equation
laplace-equation
1
vote
0
answers
13
GATE2019 CE-1: 3
A simple mass-spring oscillatory system consists of a mass $m$, suspended from a spring of stiffness $k$. Considering $z$ as the displacement of the system at any time $t$, the equation of motion for the free vibration of the system is $m \ddot{z} + kz = 0$. The natural frequency of the system is $\dfrac{k}{m} \\$ $\sqrt{ \dfrac{k}{m}} \\$ $\dfrac{m}{k}\\$ $\sqrt{ \dfrac{m}{k}}$
Arjun
asked
in
Engineering Mechanics
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
engineering
engineering-mechanics
1
vote
0
answers
14
GATE2019 CE-1: 4
For a small value of $h$, the Taylor series expansion for $f(x+h)$ is $f(x)+h{f}' (x) + \dfrac{h^2}{2!}{f}''(x) + \dfrac{h^3}{3!}{f}'''(x)+\dots \infty \\$ $f(x)-h{f}' (x) + \dfrac{h^2}{2!}{f}''(x) - \dfrac{h^3}{3!}{f}'''(x)+ \dots \infty \\$ ... $f(x)-h{f}' (x) + \dfrac{h^2}{2}{f}''(x) - \dfrac{h^3}{3}{f}'''(x)+ \dots \infty $
Arjun
asked
in
Calculus
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
calculus
taylor-series
1
vote
0
answers
15
GATE2019 CE-1: 5
A plane truss is shown in the figure (not drawn to scale). Which one of the options contains ONLY zero force members in the truss? $\text{FG,FI,HI,RS}$ $\text{FG,FH,HI,RS}$ $\text{FI,HI,PR,RS}$ $\text{FI,FG,RS,PR}$
Arjun
asked
in
Structural Analysis
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
structural-analysis
structural-engineering
trusses
1
vote
0
answers
16
GATE2019 CE-1: 6
An element is subjected to biaxial normal tensile strains of $0.0030$ and $0.0020$. The normal strain in the plane of maximum shear strain is Zero $0.0010$ $0.0025$ $0.0050$
Arjun
asked
in
Solid Mechanics
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
solid-mechanics
structural-engineering
stress-and-strain-relationship
0
votes
0
answers
17
GATE2019 CE-1: 7
Consider the pin-jointed plane truss shown in the figure $\text{(not drawn to scale)}$.Let $R_{P}, R_{Q}$ and $R_{R}$ denote the vertical reactions (upward positive) applied by the supports at $P, Q$ and $R,$ ... by $\text{(30,-30,30)kN}$ $\text{(20,0,10)kN}$ $\text{(10,30,-10)kN}$ $\text{(0,60,-30)kN}$
Arjun
asked
in
Structural Analysis
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
structural-analysis
structural-engineering
trusses
0
votes
0
answers
18
GATE2019 CE-1: 8
Assuming that there is no possibility of shear buckling in the web, the maximum reduction permitted by $\text{IS 800-2007}$ in the (low-shear) design bending strength of a semi-compact steel section due to high shear is zero $\text{25 %}$ $\text{50 %}$ governed bye the area of the flange
Arjun
asked
in
Solid Mechanics
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
solid-mechanics
structural-engineering
buckling-of-column
0
votes
0
answers
19
GATE2019 CE-1: 9
In the reinforced beam section shown in the figure $\text{(not drawn to scale)}$, the nominal cover provided at the bottom of the beam as per $\text{IS 456-2000},$ is $\text{30 mm}$ $\text{36 mm}$ $\text{42 mm}$ $\text{50 mm}$
Arjun
asked
in
Concrete Structures
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
concrete-structures
structural-engineering
reinforced-beam-sections
0
votes
0
answers
20
GATE2019 CE-1: 10
The interior angles of four triangles are given below: ... avoided in Triangulation surveys? $\text{Both P and R}$ $\text{Both Q and R}$ $\text{Both P and S}$ $\text{Both Q and S}$
Arjun
asked
in
Geomatics Engineering
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
geomatics-engineering
triangulation-survey
0
votes
0
answers
21
GATE2019 CE-1: 11
The coefficient of average rolling friction of a road road is $f_r$ and its grade is $+G\%$. If the grade of this road is doubled, what will be the percentage change in the braking distance (for the design vehicle to come to a stop) measured along the horizontal (assume all other parameters ... $\dfrac{0.02 \: G}{f_r+0.01 \:G} \times 100 \\$ $\dfrac{2f_r}{f_r+0.01 \:G} \times 100$
Arjun
asked
in
Transportation Infrastructure
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
transportation-engineering
horizontal-and-vertical-alignments
0
votes
0
answers
22
GATE2019 CE-1: 12
An isolated concrete pavement slab of length $L$ is resting on a frictionless base. The temperature of the top and bottom fibre of the slab are $T_t$ and $T_b$, respectively. Given: the coefficient of thermal expansion $=\alpha$ and the elastic modulus $=E$ ... is calculated as $L \alpha (T_t-T_b)$ $E \alpha (T_t-T_b)$ $\dfrac{E \alpha (T_t-T_b)}{2}\\$ zero
Arjun
asked
in
Highway Pavements
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
highway-pavements
concrete-pavements
transportation-engineering
0
votes
0
answers
23
GATE2019 CE-1: 13
In a rectangular channel, the ratio of the velocity head to the flow depth for critical flow condition, is $\dfrac{1}{2}\\$ $\dfrac{2}{3} \\$ $\dfrac{3}{2} \\$ $2$
Arjun
asked
in
Hydraulics
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
flow-measurement-in-channels
hydraulics
water-resources-engineering
0
votes
0
answers
24
GATE2019 CE-1: 14
If the path of an irrigation canal is below the bed level of a natural stream, the type of cross-drainage structure provided is Aqueduct Level crossing Sluice gate Super passage
Arjun
asked
in
Irrigation
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
irrgation
water-resources-engineering
cross-drainage-structures
canals
0
votes
0
answers
25
GATE2019 CE-1: 15
A catchment may be idealised as a rectangle. There are three rain gauges located inside the catchment at arbitrary locations. The average precipitation over the catchment is estimated by two methods: Arithmetic mean $(P_A)$ Thiessen polygon $(P_T)$ Which one of the ... greater than $P_T$ $P_A$ is always equal to $P_T$ There is no definite relationship between $P_A$ and $P_T$
Arjun
asked
in
Hydrology
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
water-resources-engineering
hydrology
precipitation
arithmetic-mean-and-thiessen-polygon
0
votes
0
answers
26
GATE2019 CE-1: 16
A retaining wall of height $H$ with smooth vertical backface supports a backfill inclined at an angle $\beta$ with the horizontal. The backfill consists of cohesionless soil having angle of internal friction $\phi$. If the active lateral thrust acting on the wall is $P_a$ ... $P_a$ acts at a height $H/3$ from the base of the wall and at an angle $\phi$ with the horizontal
Arjun
asked
in
Foundation Engineering
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
foundation-engineering
geotechnical-engineering
earth-pressure
0
votes
0
answers
27
GATE2019 CE-1: 17
In a soil specimen, the total stress, effective stress, hydraulic gradient and critical hydraulic gradient are $\sigma, \: \sigma’$, $i$ and $i_c$, respectively. For initiation of quicksand condition, which one of the following statements is TRUE? $\sigma’ \neq 0$ and $i=i_c$ $\sigma’ = 0$ and $i=i_c$ $\sigma’ \neq 0$ and $i \neq i_c$ $\sigma = 0$ and $i=i_c$
Arjun
asked
in
Soil Mechanics
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
soil-mechanics
geotechnical-engineering
quicksand-condition
0
votes
0
answers
28
GATE2019 CE-1: 18
Which one of the following is a secondary pollutant? Ozone Carbon Monoxide Hydrocarbon Volatile Organic Carbon (VOC)
Arjun
asked
in
Air Pollution
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
air-pollution
environmental-engineering
types-of-pollutants
0
votes
0
answers
29
GATE2019 CE-1: 19
For a given loading on a rectangular plain concrete beam with an overall depth of $500 \: mm$, the compressive strain and tensile strain developed at the extreme fibers are of the same magnitude of $2.5 \times 10^{-4}$. The curvature in the beam cross-section (in $m^{-1}$, round off to $3$ decimal places), is ________
Arjun
asked
in
Concrete Structures
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
numerical-answers
concrete-structures
structural-engineering
deign-of-beams
concrete-beams
0
votes
0
answers
30
GATE2019 CE-1: 20
A completely mixed dilute suspension of sand particles having diameters $0.25, \: 0.35, \: 0.40, \: 0.45$ and $0.50 \: mm$ are filled in a transparent glass column of diameter $10 \: cm$ and height $2.50 \: m$. The suspension is allowed to ... $0.45$ and $0.50 \: mm$ from the suspension is _________
Arjun
asked
in
Foundation Engineering
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
numerical-answers
geotechnical-engineering
foundation-engineering
settlement-analysis-in-sands
0
votes
0
answers
31
GATE2019 CE-1: 21
The maximum number of vehicles observed in any five minute period during the peak hour is $160$. If the total flow in the peak hour is $1000$ vehicles, the five minute peak hour factor (round off to $2$ decimal places) is _______
Arjun
asked
in
Traffic Engineering
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
numerical-answers
traffic-engineering
transportation-engineering
peak-hour-factor
0
votes
0
answers
32
GATE2019 CE-1: 22
A circular duct carrying water gradually contracts from a diameter of $30 \: cm$ to $15 \: cm$. The figure (not drawn to scale) shows the arrangement to differential manometer attached to the duct. When the water flows, the differential manometer shows a ... Assuming frictionless flow, the flow rate (in $m^3/s$, round off to $3$ decimal places) through the duct is ________
Arjun
asked
in
Fluid Mechanics
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
numerical-answers
water-resources-engineering
fluid-mechanics
manometer
flow-in-pipes
0
votes
0
answers
33
GATE2019 CE-1: 25
A concentrated load of $500 \: kN$ is applied on an elastic half space. The ratio of the increase in vertical normal stress at depths of $2 \: m$ and $4 \: m$ along the point of the loading, as per Boussinesq’s theory, would be _____
Arjun
asked
in
Foundation Engineering
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
numerical-answers
foundation-engineering
geotechnical-engineering
boussinesqs-theory
0
votes
0
answers
34
GATE2019 CE-1: 26
Which one of the following is NOT a correct statement? The function $\sqrt[x]{x}, \: (x>0)$, has the global maxima at $x=e$ The function $\sqrt[x]{x}, \: (x>0)$, has the global minima at $x=e$ The function $x^3$ has neither global minima nor global maxima The function $\mid x \mid$ has the global minima at $x=0$
Arjun
asked
in
Calculus
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
calculus
maxima-minima
0
votes
0
answers
35
GATE2019 CE-1: 27
A one-dimensional domain is discretized into $N$ sub-domains of width $\Delta x$ with node numbers $i=0,1,2,3, \dots , N$. If the time scale is discretized in steps of $\Delta t$, the forward-time and centered-space finite difference approximation at i th node and n th time step, for the ...
Arjun
asked
in
Partial Differential Equation (PDE)
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
partial-differential-equation
0
votes
0
answers
36
GATE2019 CE-1: 29
For the following statements: P - The lateral stress in the soil while being tested in an oedometer is always at-rest. Q - For a perfectly rigid strip footing at deeper depths in a sand deposit, the vertical normal contact stress at the footing edge is greater than that at its centre. R - ... FALSE; Q - FALSE; R - TRUE P - TRUE; Q - TRUE; R - FALSE P - FALSE; Q - FALSE; R - FALSE
Arjun
asked
in
Foundation Engineering
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
foundation-engineering
geotechnical-engineering
standard-penetration-test
0
votes
0
answers
37
GATE2019 CE-1: 30
Consider two functions: $x=\psi \text{ ln } \phi$ and $y= \phi \text{ ln } \psi$. Which one of the following is the correct expression for $\frac{\partial \psi}{\partial x}$? $\dfrac{x \: \text{ln } \psi}{\text{ln } \phi \text{ ln } \psi -1} \\$ ... $\dfrac{\: \text{ln } \psi}{\text{ln } \phi \text{ ln } \psi -1}$
Arjun
asked
in
Calculus
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
calculus
partial-derivatives
0
votes
0
answers
38
GATE2019 CE-1: 32
The rigid-jointed plane frame QRS shown in the figure is subjected to a load $P$ at the joint $R$. Let the axial deformations in the frame be neglected. If the support $S$ undergoes a settlement of $\Delta = \frac{PL^3}{\beta EI}$, the vertical reaction at the support $S$ will become zero when $\beta$ is equal to $0.1$ $3.0$ $7.5$ $48.0$
Arjun
asked
in
Structural Analysis
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
structural-engineering
structural-analysis
analysis-of-frames
0
votes
0
answers
39
GATE2019 CE-1: 33
If the section shown in the figure turns from fully-elastic to fully-plastic, the depth of neural axis (N.A), $\overline{y}$, decreases by $10.75 \: mm$ $12.25 \: mm$ $13.75 \: mm$ $15.25 \: mm$
Arjun
asked
in
Steel Structures
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
steel-structures
structural-engineering
depth-of-neural-axis
plastic-analysis
0
votes
0
answers
40
GATE2019 CE-1: 34
Sedimentation basin in a water treatment plant is designed for a flow rate of $0.2 \: m^3/s$. The basin is rectangular with a length of $32 \: m$, width of $8 \:m $, and depth of $4 \: m$. Assume that the settling velocity of these particles is governed by ... diameter $25 \mu m$ (spherical and uniform), the removal efficiency of these particles is $51 \%$ $65 \%$ $78 \%$ $100 \%$
Arjun
asked
in
Water and Waste Water Quality and Treatment
Feb 14, 2019
by
Arjun
11.6k
points
gate2019-ce-1
water-and-waste-water
environmental-engineering
water-treatment-plant
sedimentation
Page:
1
2
next »
Welcome to GATE Civil Q&A, where you can ask questions and receive answers from other members of the community.
Top Users
Sep 2022
Arjun
30 Points
gatecse
10 Points