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Q. 1. What is estimate? State the purpose of preparing a detailed estimate?

Q. 2 state different type of estimate and hence difference between revised estimate and supplementary estimate.

Q. 3. What is construction item? Write brief description as required in measurements and billing of any item.

Q. 4.what are different data necessary for preparing the estimate? What information is available from such data?

Q. 5. Explain in brief:

1) Supplementary estimate.

2) Supplementary and revised estimate.

3) Cube rate estimate.

Q. 6. Prepare typical format of measurements sheet and abstract sheet for detailed estimate. Explain the difference in two types of measurements sheet.

Q. 7. What is difference between approximate estimate and detailed estimate? . List out different method of approximate estimate.

Q. 8. Explain the important of brief description of on item required in measurements sheet?

Q. 9.Expain the provisional sum and the provisional sum item item in construction project.

Q. 10.state the range of provisions to made for following item during preparation of detailed estimate:

1) contingencies.

2) work charge establishment.

Q. 11.What to means of contingencies? How much provision is made for contingencies while preparing estimate?

Q. 12 Explain the method of measurements and rule for making deductions for opening for following item: -

1) plastering to wall surfaces.

2) brick masonry in superstructure.

Q. 13.Enlist any six item of work for estimate of building project and give their unit of measurement.

Q. 14.what is approximate estimate? List our various method of preparing approximate estimate and the necessary of preparation of approximate estimate?

Q, 15,A building has plinth area of 200sq.m.If the prevailing rate of complete work Rs, 16,140/-.

Per sq. m.. Preparing the approximate estimate by considering:

1) Contingencies at 5℅ of cost of building.

2) Work charge establishment at 1.5℅ of cost of building.

3) Water supply and sanitary at 7.5℅ of cost of building.

4) Electrification at 5℅ of cost of building.