Solved Paper Junior Engineer Civil 2018 [Part-1] – HPSSC Hamirpur

By | August 30, 2018

Series-D

Post Code: 606

1. The chief source of Hydrocarbons in the air are:

  1. Industries
  2. Motor vehicles
  3. Fertilizer units
  4. All of these

2. Mount Etna, an active volcano is in

  1. Philippines
  2. Italy
  3. USA
  4. India

3. Who among the following was the chairman of the State committee of the Constituent Assembly?

  1. B.R. Ambedkar
  2. Jawaharlal Nehru
  3. Rajendra Prasad
  4. Sardar Patel

4. Which one of the following schedules of the Constitution of India deals with the allocation of seats in the Council of States?

  1. Third schedule
  2. Fourth schedule
  3. Fifth schedule
  4. Sixth schedule

5. In which one of the following states, it is not constitutionally obligatory for the Governor to appoint a minister in-charge of tribal affairs?

  1. Bihar
  2. Madhya Pradesh
  3. Odisha
  4. Jharkhand

6. Which one of the following states does not have Vidhan Parishad?

  1. Bihar
  2. Maharashtra
  3. Rajasthan
  4. Uttar Pradesh

7. The basic regulatory authority for mutual funds and stock markets lies with the

  1. Government of India
  2. RBI
  3. SEBI
  4. Stock Exchange

8. The headquarters of ‘OPEC’ is at

  1. Vienna
  2. Kuwait city
  3. Algeria
  4. Tehran

9. The most appropriate measure of a country’s economic growth is its

  1. GDP
  2. NNP
  3. Per Capital Real Income
  4. None of these

10. The friction in a flowing fluid is called

  1. Density
  2. Surface tension
  3. Viscosity
  4. None of these

11. Velocity of sound is least in

  1. Rubber
  2. Carbon dioxide
  3. Oxygen
  4. Air

12. Which type of lens is used in correcting astigmatism?

  1. Concave lens
  2. Convex lens
  3. Cylindrical lens
  4. All of these

13. Sodium lauryl sulphate is a common

  1. Blass
  2. Cement
  3. Plastic
  4. Detergent

14. Mild is a/an

  1. Emulsion
  2. Colloidal solution
  3. Colloidal system
  4. Hydrophilic colloid

15. The jelling of juice in overripe fruits is due to the presence of

  1. Glycogen
  2. Cellulose
  3. Gum
  4. Picric acid

16. Which one of the following snakes is a non-poisonous snake?

  1. Rat snake
  2. Rattlesnake
  3. Sea snake
  4. Himalayan pit viper

17. A sex-linked disease, commonly known as bleeders, the disease is

  1. Anaemia
  2. Leukaemia
  3. Haemophilia
  4. Diabetes

18. The only source of light in the deep sea is

  1. Lunar light
  2. Sunlight
  3. Bioluminescence
  4. Radiation

19. A boy running toward south, turns to his right and runs, then he turns to his right and finally to his left. Towards which direction is he running now?

  1. North
  2. South
  3. West
  4. East

20. Govind is 48 year old. He is twice as old as his son Prem is now. How old was Prem seven years before ?

  1. 13 years
  2. 14 years
  3. 16 years
  4. 17 years

21. Gauri Kund in Himachal Pradesh is located near

  1. Dharamshala
  2. Manali
  3. Renuka
  4. Manimahesh

22. Which one of the following districts of Himachal Pradesh not fall in the Inner Himalayas?

  1. Kangra
  2. Hamirpur
  3. Sirmaur
  4. Mandi

23. Sansar Chand was the famous ruler of

  1. Chamba
  2. Kangra
  3. Guler
  4. Jaswan

24. Which of the following fair is a state fair?

  1. Bhel fair
  2. Nalwari fair
  3. Bada Devi fair
  4. Chakrana fair

25. The First Official World Bicycle day (WBD-2018) was observed on which date?

  1. March 3
  2. April 3
  3. May 3
  4. June 3

26. Who has been sworn in a new Prime Minister of Italy?

  1. Matteo Salvini
  2. Sergio Mattarella
  3. Giuseppe Cante
  4. Luigi Di Maio

27. Who has been named the most valuable Players in the 2018 India Premier League (IPL-11)?

  1. Rushabh pant
  2. Shane Watson
  3. Sunil Narine
  4. Trent Boult

28. Which Bollywood personality has launched the twin pit toilet technology ad campaign for the Swachh Bharat Mission (Grameen)?

  1. Bhumi Pednekar
  2. Akshay Kumar
  3. Aamir Khan
  4. Amitabh Bachchan

29. Those who count…….. other’s help generally lose the game.

  1. About
  2. Above
  3. Around
  4. On

30. Antonym of the world ‘opponent’ is

  1. Freedom
  2. Liberation
  3. Restraint
  4. Ally

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31. Meaning of the idiom ‘Halcyon days” is

  1. Long days
  2. Short days
  3. Happy and peaceful days
  4. Disturbed days

32. संज्ञा शब्द है

  1. बालकपन
  2. लड़कपन
  3. बालक
  4. वह

33. आँखों मैं धूल झोंकना का अर्थ

  1. रहस्य खुलना
  2. धोखा देना
  3. बहुत मेहनती
  4. इनमे से कोई नहीं

34. शुद्ध शब्द है

  1. अध्यन
  2. अध्ययन
  3. अधन
  4. अधयन

35. Quantity of cement required for 12 mm thick plastering to cover 100 square meters are is

  1. 0.30 cum
  2. 0.45cum
  3. 0.5 cum
  4. 1.00 cum

36. The coefficient of linear expansion of granite is in the range of that:

  1. Glass
  2. Mild steel
  3. High carbon steel
  4. Bamboo

37. As per the Indian Standard Soil Classification System, a sample of silty clay with liquid limit of 40 % and plasticity of 28 % is classified as :

  1. CH
  2. CI
  3. CL
  4. CL-ML

38. A partially saturated sample from a borrow pit has a natural moisture content of 15 % and a bulk density of 1.9 gm/cc, specific gravity of solids is 2.70. The void ratio will be:

  1. 0.74
  2. 0.84
  3. 0.64
  4. 1.00

39. A sample of wet, silty soil weighs 126 kg. Laboratory tests revealed its density to be equal to 2.1 gm/cc. Water contents are 15% and specific gravity 2.70.

  1. 1826.12 kg/m3
  2. 1726.12 kg/m3
  3. 2100 kg/m3
  4. 1526.12 kg/m3

40. Plasticity of soil is due to the presence of mineral:

  1. Benonite
  2. Quartz
  3. Montmorillonite
  4. All of these

41. Coefficient of permeability of soil increases with:

  1. Increase in temperature
  2. Decrease in temperature
  3. Increase in void ratio
  4. None of these

42. Quick sand is described as :

  1. A type of sand
  2. A type of soil in which cohesion is decreased quickly
  3. A type of pure silica
  4. None of these

43. With an increase in Liquid limit, compression index:

  1. Decreases
  2. Remains unaffected
  3. Increases
  4. May increase of decrease

44. Bearing capacity of soil supporting a footing of size 3m * 3m will not be affected by the presence of water table located at a depth below the base of footing of :

  1. 1,00m
  2. 1.50m
  3. 3.00m
  4. 6.00m

45. Dilatancy correction is applied when observed value of N is :

  1. >15
  2. =15
  3. <15
  4. None of these

46. Minimum number of plies used under a column are :

  1. One
  2. Two
  3. Three
  4. Four

47. Gully trap is a device

  1. To connect house drain to underground sewer line
  2. Which is placed in the flood of bath room and kitchen.
  3. Which is placed in urinals.
  4. None of these

48. The height of wall to raised per day should be limited to ……… if lime mortar is used :

  1. 1.50m
  2. 1.25m
  3. 1.00m
  4. 1.20m

49. Permissible bearing stress in N/mm2 for hand driven rivets is :

  1. 300
  2. 270
  3. 250
  4. None of these

50. In case of fillet weld value of K when angle is 110° between fusion faces is :

  1. 0.7
  2. 0.65
  3. 0.55
  4. 0.50

51. The metal added at the joint while welding is known as :

  1. Weld metal
  2. Filler
  3. Fillet metal
  4. None of these

52. Allowable stress in axial tension for plates, angles etc when thickness is more than 40 mm is:

  1. 150 N/mm2
  2. 144 N/mm2
  3. 138 N/mm2
  4. None of these

53. In a compression member, plate element may buckle locally before the entire member fails. To avoid this, which of the following recommendations are made?

  1. Thickness of member is taken in terms of length of compression member.
  2. Length of element is increased.
  3. Length of member is increased.
  4. Length of outstand is decreased.

Select the correct answer:

  1. 1,2&3
  2. 1,3 & 4
  3. 2&3
  4. 1 & 4

54. Permissible bending stress for sections having thickness 20 mm to 40 mm in N/mm2 is :

  1. 151.8
  2. 158.4
  3. 165
  4. 185

55. Permissible vertical deflection as per IS 800-2007 should not be more than span upon :

  1. 325
  2. 350
  3. 300
  4. 400

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