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## Civil Engineering Interview Questions

**1. What happens to Load at yielding?**

**2. What is Critical Path in Ms-Project?**

**3. where will be the reinforcement of slab placed when there is an inverted beam and the bottom of the beam and slab are at the same level?**

**4. Le-Chatelier apparatus used to determine?**

**5. Mean sea level MSL adopted by the survey of India for reference is located at?**

**6. Which grade of concrete is used for floor slab?**

**7. The raft slab is projected beyond the outer walls of the structure by**

**8. In House plumbing system, the leakage of different pipes is tested by**

**9. What is Planning?**

**10. What is the compressive strength of Brick?**

**11. What is the water absorption of first class brick?**

**12. Why we provide steel in Concrete?**

**13. Define Shear Force and in a structure subjected to gravity loads where will be the shear force?**

**14. Which are the Steel tests?**

**15. What type of cement will you use to construct a massive concrete dam?**

**16. What is the average temperature in sewage?**

**17. The property of a material by which it gets permanent deformation under a load which is not recovered after the removed load is called?**

**18. Which are the concrete Tests?**

**19. Initial & final setting time of concrete?**

**20. Is brick strength more than concrete block?**

**21. Why in Pakistan Bricks are used so much?**

**22. In a cantilever, where will the steel be provided and why?**

**23. What is Plinth Level and Sill Level?**

**24. which of the following type lime is used for underground water construction.**

**25. As the cement sets and hardens, it generates heat. What is the process named as?**

**26. **Permussible** stress may also be known as?**

**27. What is the value of Cv for sharp edge **orrifice**?**

**28. What is the most important constituent of cement?**

**29. How many bricks are there in 100cft?**

**30. 28 days compressive strength of concrete in PSI?**

**31. What is slump Test?**

**32. How can u check the diameter of steel after the construction?**

**33. What is specific gravity?**

**34. How cracks in concrete can be avoided?**

**35. Types Of DPC and its Thickness used?**

**36. What is called the property of a material by which it can be beaten or rolled?**

**37. As per IS 800: What is the factor of safety adopted with respect to the yield stress of steels?**

**38. 28 Days Strength of Concrete (1:2:4)?**

**39. What is the strength of brick?**

**40. what is Brest Wall?**

**41. what is Brick crushing strength(PSI)?**

**42. what is Bearing Capacity, joints areHow to determine it?**

**43. How much is the curing time period?**

**44. How many types of slabs are there & how to design it?**

**45. What are different types of joints?**

**46. Why are joints provided?**

**47. How many bricks are there in 100cft?**

**48. For construction road pavements, Which type of cement are generally used?**

**49. How shear capacity of Steel girder increases?**

**50. What is bulking?**

**51. Types Of DPC and its Thickness used?**

**52. How many bricks are there in 100 cubic ft?**

**53. Which are the Steel tests?**

**54. How much is the cover for the slab?**

**55. What is Packing Factor?**

**56. Forces in a Shear Wall are on a plane or out of a plane?**

**57. What is fineness modulus? and it’s sieve?**

**58. What is Base Shear?**

**59. What are Time period of a building and its relation with frequency?**

**60. There is two buildings one taller and one shorter whose time period will be greater and similarly the frequency?**

**61. What is the role of dicalcium silicate?**

**62. When will be the Strength of concrete is least?**

**63. What is workability?**

**64. What is Sulphate Resisting Cement?**

**65. What is the special thing in designing an overhead reservoir, which is different from an ordinary design?**

**66. What is the maximum %age of Steel in columns and beams?**

**67. What are the Types of foundation?**

**68. What is Passive earth pressure?**

**69. Which condition will prevail for the design of a swimming pool? when the pool is empty or when it is filled?**

**70. What will be the effect of over reinforcement?**

**71. Where will be the maximum bending moment, if a cantilever beam subjected to general loading?**

**72. If the fineness modulus of a sand is 2.5, how it is graded as?**

**73. What is the effective slenderness ratio for a cantilever column?**

**74. How many numbers of bricks are required for one cubic meter of brick masonry?**

**75. what will be it is termed as, if a work costing Rs 20000.00?**