A building can be mainly divided into how many components? A.

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A building can be mainly divided into how many components?

A. 2

B. 3

C. 6

D. 8

This question was posed to me in a job interview.

My doubt is from Components of Building in portion Building Construction of Basic Civil Engineering

Correct answer is B. 3

To explain: The 3 components are substructure, plinth and superstructure. Anything below ground level is substructure and above it is superstructure.