0000015418 00000 n 0000005127 00000 n View Answer, 9. Sanfoundry Global Education & Learning Series – Building Construction. c) Mass 0000020596 00000 n Earthquake Res. Join our social networks below and stay updated with latest contests, videos, internships and jobs! Res. 0000019351 00000 n 0000017745 00000 n N��Z�y����g�?��wN�5̭�e�� b) False <]>> Receive weekly updates with the most interesting articles. To sign up for alerts, please log in first. Eventually they move and create an earthquake. 2167 0 obj<>stream 0000020229 00000 n 0000018417 00000 n 0000019398 00000 n Roofs and upper storeys of buildings should also be designed as light as possible. 0000020716 00000 n R. Burridge, L. Knopoff, Bull. b) IS 1873: 2001 View Answer, 4. 0000016900 00000 n Some good general references are: K. Aki, P. G. Richards, Quantitative Seismology, C. Tsuboi, Bull. Participate in the Sanfoundry Certification contest to get free Certificate of Merit. d) 75 metres b) M 15 0000018761 00000 n c) 35 MPa the earthquake is not really a force external to the system that is applied to it. a) Thickness c) M 35 The window and door openings increase the lateral load resistance of the walls. 0000008260 00000 n 0000019673 00000 n 2078 90 0000020922 00000 n 0000020447 00000 n Receive weekly updates with the most interesting articles and exclusive content. force based approach), where the components are designed for a lateral seismic force that is expressed as the product of the component R. Abercrombie, J. Geophys. xref This set of Building Construction Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on “Earthquake Resistant – Recommendations of Indian Standard Code”. 0000000016 00000 n 0000020086 00000 n 0000017060 00000 n 0000018306 00000 n (in press). 0000017030 00000 n The vertical thickness of the reinforced concrete band should be _______ minimum where four longitudinal bars are specified. 0000003848 00000 n 0000002142 00000 n E. Rabinowicz, Friction and Wear of Materials, 5. d) 180 mm a) Mass a) M 10 During the construction of earthquake-resistant buildings, ceiling plaster should be avoided. The sweet spot is at a thickness of around 10%. 0000019717 00000 n a) 15 metres 8. Tsunamis and Earthquakes: What Physics Is Interesting? Earthquake force is a function of _____ a) Mass b) Thickness c) Length d) Breadth View Answer. 0000018607 00000 n Earthquake force is a function of __________ Selecting this option will search all publications across the Scitation platform, Selecting this option will search all publications for the Publisher/Society in context, The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, What we know and don’t know about tornado formation, Insights from the great 2011 Japan earthquake. Hiroo Kanamori is the John E. and Hazel S. Smits Professor of Geophysics at the Seismological Laboratory, California Institute of Technology in Pasadena. 0000018560 00000 n One of the most challenging aspects of studying, The strain change, or coseismic strain drop, associated with large, Dividing the coseismic strain drop by the strain accumulation rate suggests that the repeat times 0000017688 00000 n P. Bak, C. Tang, J. Geophys. Soc. 0000019147 00000 n Each building or structure is assigned a seismic group of design to identify the force and intensity of earthquake. This exponential fall is called the Gutenberg–Richter relation. b) 100 mm 0000016215 00000 n 0000017480 00000 n Article copyright remains as specified within the article. 0000016780 00000 n trailer 120. H. Kanamori, T. H. Anderson, T. H. Heaton, Science, F. M. Chester, J. S. Chester, Tectonophysics. 10. 0000020281 00000 n Shin, J. Mori, EOS Transactions. H. Kanamori, J. Mori, in Problems in Geophysics for the New Millennium: A Collection of Papers in Honor of Adam M. Dziewonski, E. Bochi, G. Ekström, A. Morelli eds.. 12. 0000016858 00000 n 0000017166 00000 n Seismol. 0000003812 00000 n a) 75 mm 0000004599 00000 n 0000017823 00000 n 3. Seismol. 13. Earthquake epicenters occur mostly along tectonic plate boundaries, and especially on the Pacific Ring of Fire . Res. View Answer, 8. Am. 0000019292 00000 n 0000020375 00000 n 0000020478 00000 n R. Burridge, L. Knopoff, Bull. 0000017943 00000 n In chapter 4, Hoerner looks into that dependency in detail. d) IS 1993: 2004 a) True 0000020826 00000 n Instead, they glean information from seismic waves, geodetic measurements, and numerical experiments. Res. The plot below does not include highly cambered, thin airfoils, and the straight limit for thin airfoils is misleading. Selecting this option will search the current publication in context. In case it cannot be avoided, it should be as thick as possible. (in press). E. Rabinowicz, Friction and Wear of Materials. a) True 0000019764 00000 n 0000005551 00000 n Masonry bearing walls should not be built of height greater than _________ subject to a maximum of four storeys when measured from the mean ground level to the ride level during the construction of earthquake-resistant buildings. 0000020164 00000 n The design of the projecting parts during the construction of earthquake-resistant buildings should be per ________ d) Breadth Because of this fact, it is recommended that the building should be as light as possible. Soc. Earthquake load depends on the following factors, 1) Seismic hazard, 2) Parameter of the structure and 3) Gravity load. b) Height 0000019194 00000 n 0000017360 00000 n Seismol. c) Length The concrete used in coastal areas during the construction of earthquake-resistant buildings should be of grade __________ 0000009081 00000 n View Answer, 5. startxref 0000020873 00000 n b) Thickness Australian Earthquake Standard, AS 1170.4, 1993), for free standing objects has mirrored that for the primary structure of buildings.