Building Construction Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) on “Building Plans”.
1. The full form of BIS is _________
a) Board of Indian Standards
b) Bureau of Indian Standards
c) Bureau of International Specifications
d) Board of International Standards
Clarification: The full form of BIS is the Bureau of Indian Standards. The conventional symbols used in building drawings are standardised by BIS are followed nationally as well as internationally.
2. Which of the following types of plans is the plan at the roof level?
a) Foundation plan
b) Floor plan
c) Terrace plan
d) Structural plan of a typical floor
Clarification: There are various types of plans to represent a building. These are a typical floor plan, terrace plan, foundation plan and structural plan of a typical floor. The plan at the roof level is the terrace plan.
3. A foundation plan depicts the details of different types of foundations provided for the building.
Clarification: A foundation plan depicts the details of different types of foundations provided for the building. The various types of foundations which a building may contain are spread footing for walls, strap footing for two columns, raft foundation for a group of columns etc.