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GATE CE 2018 Set 1

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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A fruit seller sold a basket of fruits at 12.5% loss. Had he sold it for Rs. 108 more, he
would have made a 10% gain. What is the loss in Rupees incurred by the fruit seller?

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GATE CE 2018 Set 1

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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The price of a wire made of a superalloy material is proportional to the square of its length.
The price of 10 m length of the wire is Rs. 1600. What would be the total price (in Rs.) of
two wires of lengths 4 m and 6m?

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GATE CE 2018 Set 1

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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Which of the following function(s) is an accurate description of the graph for the range(s)
indicated?
$$\eqalign{
& (i)\,\,y = 2x + 4\,for\, - 3 \le x \le - 1 \cr
& (ii)\,y = \,|x - 1|\,for\, - 1 \le x \le 2 \cr
& (iii)\,y = \,\left| {\left| x \right| - 1} \right|\,for\, - 1 \le x \le 2 \cr
& (iv)\,y = 1\,for\,2 \le x \le 3 \cr} $$

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GATE CE 2018 Set 1

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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Each of the letters arranged as below represents a unique integer from 1 to 9. The letters are
positioned in the figure such that (A $$ \times $$ B $$ \times $$ C), (B $$ \times $$ G $$ \times $$ E) and (D $$ \times $$ E $$ \times $$ F) are equal.
Which integer among the following choices cannot be represented by the letters A, B, C, D,
E, F or G?

Questions Asked from Numerical Ability (Marks 2)

Number in Brackets after Paper Indicates No. of Questions

GATE CE Subjects

Engineering Mechanics

Strength of Materials Or Solid Mechanics

Structural Analysis

Construction Material and Management

Reinforced Cement Concrete

Steel Structures

Geotechnical Engineering

Origin of Soils Definitions and Properties of Soils Classification of Soils and Clay Mineralogy Effective Stress and Permeability Seepage Analysis Compaction of Soil Compressibility and Consolidation Shear Strength of Soil Stress Distribution of Soil Retaining Wall and Earth Pressure Stability of Slopes Shallow Foundation Pile Foundation Soil Stabilization

Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines

Hydrology

Geomatics Engineering Or Surveying

Levelling Traversing Theodolites and Plane Table Surveying Measurement of Area, Volume and Theory of Errors and Survey Adjustment Field Astronomy and Photogrammetric Surveying Basics of GIS, GPS and Remote Sensing Angular Measurements and Compass Survey Basic Concepts Linear Measurements and Chain Survey

Environmental Engineering

Transportation Engineering

Engineering Mathematics

General Aptitude