# Civil Engineering Objective Questions & Answer for Railway Exam

Question 01: When first Indian railway was started?

• A: 1850
• B: 1860
• C: 1853
• D: 1900

Question 02: What is width of the top portion of a flat footed

• A: 69.30 mm
• B: 66.77 mm
• C: 100 mm
• D: 90 mm

Question 03: Bull headed rails are generally provided on

• A: Straight tangent
• B: Point and crossing
• C: Curved tracks
• D: Metre gauge tracks

Question 04: Rail section is generally designated by its

• A: Total weight
• B: Total Length
• C: Weight per metre length
• D: Area of it’s cross section

Question 05: Weight and cross section of the rails are decided on

• A: gauge of tracks
• B: Spacing of Sleepers
• C: Speed of trains
• D: All (A,B &C)

Question 06: What is the standard length of rails for B.G. Track in Indian Railways

• A: 10.06 metre
• B: 11 metre
• C: 13 metre
• D: 11.5 metre

Question 07: What is the standard length of rails for M.G. Track in Indian Railways

• A: 10 metre
• B: 12 metre
• C: 14.5 metre
• D: 12.8 metre

Question 08: Which Country used 30 metre long rails

• A: Chine
• B: U.S.A.
• C: Russia
• D: America

Question 09: Staggered rail joints are generally provided

• A: On Curves
• B: On Bridges
• C: in Tunnels
• D: On Tangent

Question 10: What is the advantage of automatic signalling?

• A: Safety
• B: Reduction in delays
• C: Increase Track Capacity
• D: All the above (A,B &C)