Solve the Civil Engineering (Conventional) Question Paper of 2011 Engineering Services Examination.
1. (a) What are the different types of portland cement as per Indian code of practice? Discuss any two. 10
(b) Explain in detail the ultrasonic pulse velocity method of non-destructive testing of concrete. 5
(c) Discuss how consistency of cement is determined. 5
(d) Discuss the types of mortar which can be used for the following types of masonry work with suggested proportions: 5
(i) Masonry in foundation and plinth
(ii) Masonry in superstructure
(iii) Plastering work
(e) Discuss the factors affecting the strength of timer. 5
(f) Briefly describe the various defects in bricks. 5
(g) Briefly explain the processes involved in the manufacture of bricks in order. 5
Click on Civil Engineering (Conventional) Question Paper to take test here and prepare better.