Types of Supports MCQ question and answers

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Types of Supports MCQ question and answers

1. A simple support offers only _______ reaction normal to the axis of the beam.
a) Horizontal
b) Vertical
c) Inclined
d) Moment
Answer: b

2. To avoid _____ stresses in beams, one end of the beam is placed on the rollers.
a) Compressive
b) Pyro
c) Temperature
d) Tensile
Answer: c

3. ________ support develops support moment.
a) Hinged
b) Simple
c) Fixed
d) Joint
Answer: c

4. Hinge support is called as __________
a) Socket joint
b) Swivel joint
c) Ball joint
d) Pin joint
Answer: d

5. Name the support from following figure.
a) Hinge support
b) Fixed support
c) Free support
d) Roller support
Answer: b

6. For a simply supported beam, the moment at the support is always __________
a) Maximum
b) Zero
c) Minimum
d) Cannot be determined
Answer: b

7. “Hinged support offers resistance against rotation”.
a) True
b) False
Answer: b

8. Find the reaction at simple support A?
a) 6.5 kN
b) 9 kN
c) 10 kN
d) 7.5 kN
Answer: d

9. Roller support is same as _____.
a) Hinged support
b) Fixed support
c) Simply support
d) Roller support
Answer: c

10. Hinged supports offers vertical and ________ reaction.
a) Horizontal
b) Moment
c) Rotation
d) Couple
Answer: a