# GATE Questions & Answers of Gravity dams and spillways

## What is the Weightage of Gravity dams and spillways in GATE Exam?

Total 3 Questions have been asked from Gravity dams and spillways topic of Irrigation subject in previous GATE papers. Average marks 1.33.

A 1:50 model of a spillway is to be tested in the laboratory. The discharge in the prototype spillway is 1000 m3/s. The corresponding discharge (in m3/s, up to two decimal places) to be maintained in the model, neglecting variation in acceleration due to gravity, is ______