Environmental Engineering MCQ Civil Engg Questions Answers

Environmental Engineering – Civil Engineering MCQ Questions Answers


1) The domestic use of water amounts to __________ of the total water requirements per capita per day.

a) 40%

b) 50%

c) 20%

d) 30%

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Option – b)

2) Water supply system means

(a) scheme of collection and disposal of used water

(b) system of collecting, purifying and bringing water to user point

(c) distribution of water to sinks, toilets and kitchens in the building

(d) construction of canal

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Option – b)

3)The multiplying factor, as applied to obtain the maximum daily water demand, in relation to the average i.e. per capita daily demand, is

a) 1.5

b) 1.8

c) 2.0

d) 2.7

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Option – b)

4) In Himalayan region precipitation is of the type

(a) cyclonic

(b) convective

(c) orographic

(d) turbulent ascent

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Option – c)

5)The valve, which allows the flow only in one direction, is a

a) reflux valve

b) sluice valve

c) gate valve

d) None of these

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Option – a)

6) In a dam project geological investigations are to get information about

(a) water-tightness of the reservoir basin

(b) type and depth of overburden

(c) structural features of rock such as folds, faults, fissures

(d) all the above

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Option – d)

7) High  pH value of water in the pipe dose not produce

a) Incrustation

b) Sediment deposits

c) Tuberculation

d) High discharge

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Option – d)

8) Sedimentation tanks and clean water reservoir are designed for the n times rate of consumption,

where n is

(a) 1.0

(b) 1.2

(c) 1.25

(d) 1.4

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Option – a)

9) Which is the best sewer material to resist hydrogen sulphide corrosion ?

a)Glazed stoneware

b) Glazed earthenware

c) RCC

d) Brick masonry

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Option – a)

10) Maximum permissible total solid content in water for domestic purposes should not exceed

(a) 400 ppm

(b) 500 ppm

(c) 600 ppm

(d) 800 ppm

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Option – b)
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