20+ Building Questions That Make You Consider


When you are a student, you will mainly study the theory without illustrations or difficult problems that are difficult to apply in practice on the construction site. Therefore, many students in general and construction students in particular are very surprised when they come to work at the construction site. For this reason, we synthesize situations at the site for you to update your practical knowledge, or refresh your knowledge.

#1. Staircase terminology. 

#2. Road junction

#3. Pre-stressed concrete is a form of concrete where initial compression is given in the concrete before applying the external load so that stress from external loads are counteracted in the desired way during the service period. This initial compression is introduced by high strength steel wire or alloys (called ‘tendon’) located in the concrete section.

#4. Block test

#5. It could also be a ditch you know… since the elevations are not mentioned

#6. Classification of buildings!

#7. Know this

#8. Name the bond in brick masonry

#9. What are basic information you have to check on cement bag at site ? Best comment will be pinned as top comment.

#10. Steel rebars of various diameter ?

#11. Slump test is a laboratory or at site test used to measure the consistency of concrete. Slump test shows an indication of the uniformity of concrete in different batches. The shape of the concrete slumps shows the information on the workability and quality of concrete.

#12. Differently!

#13. Equal strength..?

#14. Basic informations

#15. 5 Type Bricks

#16. Advantage of this kind of column?

#17. Answers in comment? 

#18. Important

#19. Types of stresses

#20. ebar couplers are used in reinforced concrete structures to replace normal rebar lap joints. The couplers are also suitable for use in reinforced concrete columns and walls. Each rebar coupler consists of a piece of rebar equipped with a thread and coupler sleeve at the right end as viewed in the direction of installation. In construction joints, rebar couplers can be used to replace all pieces of rebar going through the formwork. Which is more economical rebar coupling or rebar lapping? Comment your answer?

#21. Due shearing force which max. At angle 45

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