# 2010 Question Paper,University Of Pune Question Paper,PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND COMPUTER APPLICATION,T.E. (Semester – II) (Civil)

University Of Pune Question Paper
T.E. (Semester – II) (Civil) Examination, 2010
PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND COMPUTER APPLICATION
(2003 Course)
Time : 3 Hours Max. Marks : 100
Instructions : 1) Answer 3 questions from Section I and 3 questions from
Section II.
2) Answers to the two Sections should be written in separate
books.
3) Neat diagrams must be drawn wherever necessary.
4) Use of logarithmic tables, slide rule, Mollier charts, electronic
pocket calculator and steam tables is allowed.
5) Assume suitable data, if necessary.
SECTION – I
1. a) Write a short note on work breakdown structure. 4
b) Draw a work breakdown structure for construction of pile foundation. 4
c) Draw bar chart for the above mentioned project. Assume suitable duration. 6
d) Also draw the calender (based on bar chart). Consider 6 days working in one
week, Sunday as holiday and 8 hours per day. 4
OR
2. a) Give definitions of following with suitable example of each : 12
i) Dummy activity
ii) Critical activity
iii) Critical path
iv) Concurrent activity
v) Preceeding activity
vi) Succeeding activity P.T.O.
b) Show following logic with the help of A-O-A network. 6
i) Activity C depends on A and B.
ii) Activity P depends on C and D but activity Q depends on C only.
iii) Activity C cannot be started before completion of activities Y and X whereas
D depends on X and Z.
iv) Activity S must not start before Q gets completed. Activity X depends on
S but will start only after 3 days after completion of S.
v) Activities M and N depends on Q, P and O.
3. a) Explain following terms with example : 12
i) Direct cost of an activity
ii) Indirect cost of an activity
iii) Crash cost of an activity
iv) Normal cost of an activity
b) What are the objectives of Resource Scheduling ? 4
OR
4. a) Draw the following network.
Activity Succeeded by Duration (days) Resources
A C, D 3 4
BE 2 6
CG 1 3
DE 6 6
E F, H 4 6
FG 5 8
G I, J 3 5
HK 8 5
IL 5 4
JM 6 2
KM 9 1
L– 3 2
M– 3 2
i) Find the critical path and duration 6
ii) Carry out resource smoothening 4
iii) Carry out resource levelling 6
(Solve the example by drawing time scale graph of the network)
5. a) What are the points to be considered while planning for site layout of a tunnel
construction ? 6
b) Write a short note on “Arbitration”. 5
c) State the importance of insurance in construction work. 5
OR
6. a) What do you mean by inventory ? Name the list of inventory used in construction
of residential building. 6
b) Differentiate between Economic order Quantity and arbitrary order quantity. 6
c) State any 4 functions of material manager. 4
SECTION – II
7. a) Write a detail note on occupational Health Hazards. 9
b) Write a safety programme for a Road project. 9
OR
8. a) What are the causes and types of accidents ? 9
b) Draw a site layout of a project you have visited. Name different parts with
approximate distances. Also mention the activities that were taking place at
the time of visit. 9
9. a) Write flow chart and algorithm for Langragian interpolation method. 8
3
b) Evaluate ∫( 1−x) cosx dx using Gauss quadrature method. 8
1
OR
10. a) Write the flowchart and algorithm for Simpson’s 3/8 rule. 8
b) Evaluate the integration given in example g(6) above by Simpson’s 3/8 rule
with h = 0.25. 8
11. Write short notes on any 4 of following : 16
a) Use of computers in project management
b) Daily Reports
c) DBM
d) Quality control in RCC work
e) Various softwares used in Civil Engineering
f) Material management.
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