Foundation Engineering (2180609) MCQ

MCQs of Retaining walls

MCQ No - 1

The main function of retaining walls is

(A) stabilize hillsides
(B) Control erosion
(C) to reduce the grades of roads
(D) all are correct

A
MCQ No - 2

semi gravity retaining wall classified into

(A) Flexible retaining walls
(B) Cantilever retaining wall
(C) B and C both
(D) All are correct

D
MCQ No - 3

Gravity type retaining wall type is suitable for retaining backfill upto

(A) 3-5 m
(B) 5-8 m
(C) 4 - 7 m
(D) Any hight

C
MCQ No - 4

Counterfort retaining wall provided when

(A) height of the cantilever retaining wall is more than about 7m
(B) height of the cantilever retaining wall is more than about 7.5m
(C) height of the cantilever retaining wall is more than about 8m
(D) none of these

A
MCQ No - 5

Sheet piles are generally made of

(A) Concrete
(B) Steel
(C) Timber
(D) All of the above

D