Detailed Syllabus and Exam Date of Kerala PSC Engineering Assistant Grade 2 Examination (Category no. 352/2012) on July 2014 published by Kerala public service commission.
Post Name: Engineering Assistant Grade 2.
Category Number: 352/2012.
Department: Kerala State Construction Corporation Limited.
Examination Date: 22/07/2014 Tuesday 07.30 AM* to 09.15 AM.
* Examination Time includes half an hour as preparation time for the verification of Identification Certificates and ID Proofs of the Candidates appearing for the examination.
An Objective Type Test (OMR Valuation) based on the qualification prescribed for the post.
Part I - Questions based on Diploma in Civil Engg.
Part II - Questions based on Engineering Mathematics.
Part III- Questions based on Basic Science (Physics & Chemistry).
Part IV - General Knowledge, Current Affairs and Renaissance in Kerala.
PART I – Questions Based on Diploma in Civil Engineering.
Module – I: Construction Engineering
Structural building materials Stones: classification geological, Physical and chemical classification characteristics of good building stone varieties of stones, granite, trap, basalt, sand stone, Laterite, Values of load bearing capacity of stones. Quarrying of stones, methods, wedging and blasting, explosives used Dressing of stones.
Clay Products: Bricks: Raw materials used, Composition of brick earth, manufacturing methods, IS specifications of bricks, characteristics of good brick used for building purpose.
Tiles: Types of tiles-characteristics-uses-Porcelain and glazed tiles. Earthenware and stoneware pipes, uses, qualities.
Lime: Sources of lime-Classification-methods of manufacturing.
Cements: Composition, Compounds present, manufacturing methods-characteristics of cement, Types of cement-Properties of each-characteristics of cement-Tests on cement- Consistency test, fineness test. Sp.gravity test, setting time test, Soundness test. Puzzolona-definition-Common puzzolonas used as admixtures in cement.
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Maximum Marks: 100
Exam Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes.
Medium of Questions: English.
Candidates can download the Admission Tickets through their One Time Registration Profile in the Website www.keralapsc.gov.in from 01/07/2014.