Soil Mechanics and Foundation Mock test – 5 || Civil Engineering Mock tests

Welcome to your Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering Mock test - 5
Take an exciting test in Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering 
You have only 25 mins to complete the test (25 Questions)
Wish you all the best!!!
1. The coefficient of compressibility of soil, is the ratio of
2. Direct measurement of permeability of the specimen at any stage of loading can be made
3. Rise of water table above the ground surface causes
4. The property of a soil which allows it to be deformed rapidly without rupture, elastic rebound and also a volume change, is known
5. The ultimate consolidation settlement of a structure resting on a soil
6. Select the incorrect statement.
7. The ratio of volume of air voids to the volume of total voids, is known as
8. If the material of the base of the Casagrande liquid limit device on which the cup containing soil paste drops is softer than the standard hard rubber, then
9. A triaxial shear test is preferred to direct shear test, because
10. The angle of internal friction, is least for
11. Factor of safety against sliding of a slope, is the ratio of
12. The neutral stress in a soil mass is
13. For testing a saturated clay for shear strength, the test recommended, is
14. The shearing force acting along the slice of a curved surface of slippage, causes the soil to slide
15. The shear strength of a soil
16. Failure of the stability of slopes, generally occurs along
17. The major principal stress in an element of cohesion-less soil within the backfill of a retaining wall is
18. Dispersed type of soil structure is an arrangement comprising particles having
19. The average coefficient of permeability of natural deposits
20. During seepage through a soil, direction of seepage is always
21. Coefficient of permeability of soil
22. Effective stress on soil
23. Which one of the following clays behaves like a dense sand?
24. Hydrometer readings are corrected for:
25. Physical properties of a permeant which influence permeability are

Share to all