# Design of Steel Structures Exam Question Bank with Answers – Set 17

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## Q1. Pick up the correct statement from the following:

(A) Vertical stiffeners may be placed in pairs one on each side of the web
(B) Single vertical stiffeners may be placed alternately on opposite sides of the web
(C) Horizontal stiffeners may be placed alternately on opposite sides of the web
(D) All the above

(A) 10° to 30°
(B) 30° to 40°
(C) 40° to 70°
(D) 90°

## Q3. When a tension member is made of four angles with a plate as a web, the allowance for holes is made as

(A) Two holes for each angle and one hole for the web
(B) One hole for each angle and one hole for the web
(C) One hole for each angle and two holes for the web
(D) Two holes for each angle and two holes for the web

Answer: (C) One hole for each angle and two holes for the web

(A) 180 t
(B) 220 t
(C) 230 t
(D) 270 t

(A) 4
(B) 8
(C) 12
(D) 16

(A) 5 %
(B) 10 %
(C) 15 %
(D) 20 %

(A) 180
(B) 200
(C) 250
(D) 350

(A) ± 0.2
(B) ± 0.5
(C) ± 0.7
(D) 0

(A) L/2
(B) L/3
(C) L/4
(D) L/6

## Q10. Pick up the incorrect statement from the following:

(A) The nominal diameter of a rivet is its diameter before driving
(B) The gross diameter of a rivet is the diameter of rivet hole
(C) The gross area of a rivet is the cross-sectional area of the rivet hole
(D) The diameter of a rivet hole is equal to the nominal diameter of the rivet plus 1.5 mm

Answer: (D) The diameter of a rivet hole is equal to the nominal diameter of the rivet plus 1.5 mm

## Q11. The gross diameter of a rivet is the diameter of

(A) Cold rivet before driving
(B) Rivet after driving
(C) Rivet hole
(D) None of these

## Q12. Minimum pitch provided in riveted steel tanks is

(A) 1.5 d
(B) 2.0 d
(C) 2.5 d
(D) 3.0 d
Where d is diameter of rivets

(A) L
(B) 0.67 L
(C) 0.85 L
(D) 1.5 L

## Q14. The centrifugal force due to curvature of track is assumed to act on the bridge at a height of

(A) 1.23 m above the rail level
(B) 1.50 m above the rail level
(C) 1.83 m above the rail level
(D) 2.13 m above the rail level

Answer: (C) 1.83 m above the rail level

(A) 5 %
(B) 10 %
(C) 15 %
(D) 20 %