SRI RENUGAMABAL COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE, PolurSUB NAME/CODE : BUILDING MATERIALS-I / AR 6204 YEAR/SEM :I/ 1 SemDATE: DUARATION: 3 hrsPART-A (10*2=20 marks)
Brief any two ways of protecting the mud wall.2.
Write any two types of mud wall.3.
Write any two precautions in handling the lime.4.
What is hardening?5.
Write any four roofing materials used in Rural Housing.6.
Sketch the anatomy of Bamboo.7.
What are straw bales?8.
What are artificial stones?9.
Write any two uses of casuarinas.10.
Write any one preservation technique of stones.
PART-B (5*16=80 marks)
(a) Explain with sketches the different types of mud wall construction in rural areas.(Or)(b) Explain the properties, characteristics and strength of different types of soils.12. (a) Explain the manufacturing process of Hydraulic lime?(Or)(b) Explain the following:(i) Slaking.(ii) Lime putty.(iii) Testing of Lime.