# Basics of Surveying and Levelling – MCQ

## Basics of Surveying and Levelling – MCQ

1. The process of determining the position of points in the horizontal plane is called

a) Levelling
b) Surveying

b) Surveying

2. The process of determining the position of points in the verticle plane is called

a) Levelling
b) Surveying

a) Levelling

3. Geodetic surveying is also known as

a) Plane Surveying
b) Trigonometrical Surveying
c) Tacheometric surveys
d) All of these

b) Trigonometrical Surveying

4. The curvature of the earth is not taken into account in the case of

a) Plane Surveying
b) Geodetic Surveying
c) Trigonometrical Surveying

a) Plane Surveying

5. The Marine Survey is classified based on

a) Object of surveys
b) Instrument employed
c) Nature of the field
d) None of these

c) Nature of the field

6. In surveying, the position of the points are located from at least _ points of reference whose positions must be known.

a) One
b) Two
c) Three
d) Four

b) Two

7. 1 Centesimal second is equal to how much radian

a) 1/ 6,48,000
b) 1/ 10,800
c) 1/ 20,00,000
d) π/180

8. Geodetic surveying is used for