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A pressure vessel is said to be a thick shell, when

A. It is made of thick sheets

B. The internal pressure is very high

C. The ratio of wall thickness of the vessel to its diameter is less than 1/10.

D. The ratio of wall thickness of the vessel to its diameter is greater than 1/10.

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D. The ratio of wall thickness of the vessel to its diameter is greater than 1/10.


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The measurement of a thermodynamic property known as temperature is based on

A. Zeroth law of thermodynamics

B. First law of thermodynamics

C. Second law of thermodynamics

D. None of these

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The extremeties of any diameter on Mohr's circle represent

A. Principal stresses

B. Normal stresses on planes at 45°

C. Shear stresses on planes at 45°

D. Normal and shear stresses on a plane

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The gas turbine cycle with regenerator improves

A. Thermal efficiency

B. Work ratio

C. Avoids pollution

D. None of these

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The mass of excess air supplied is equal to

A. (23/100) × Mass of excess carbon

B. (23/100) × Mass of excess oxygen

C. (100/23) × Mass of excess carbon

D. (100/23) × Mass of excess oxygen

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The reading of the pressure gauge fitted on a vessel is 25 bar. The atmospheric pressure is 1.03 bar and the value of 'g' is 9.81 m/s2. The absolute pressure in the vessel is

A. 23.97 bar

B. 25 bar

C. 26.03 bar

D. 34.81 bar

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The process is adiabatic, if the value of n in the equation pvn = C, is

A. 0

B. 1

C. γ

D.

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According to Euler's column theory, the crippling load for a column of length (l) with one end fixed and the other end free is __________ the crippling load for a similar column hinged at both the ends.

A. Equal to

B. Less than

C. More than

D. None of these

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One Joule (J) is equal to

A. 1 N-m

B. 1 kN-m

C. 10 N-m/s

D. 10 kN-m/s

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The variables which control the physical properties of a perfect gas are

A. Pressure exerted by the gas

B. Volume occupied by the gas

C. Temperature of the gas

D. All of these

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Which of the following is correct?

A. Gauge pressure = Absolute pressure + Atmospheric pressure

B. Absolute pressure = Gauge pressure + Atmospheric pressure

C. Absolute pressure = Gauge pressure - Atmospheric pressure

D. Atmospheric pressure = Absolute pressure + Gauge pressure

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The gas constant (R) is equal to the __________ of two specific heats.

A. Sum

B. Difference

C. Product

D. Ratio

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In order to prevent crushing of masonry at the base of the dam, the maximum stress should be __________ the permissible stress of the soil.

A. Equal to

B. Less than

C. More than

D. None of these

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The radius of the Mohrs circle in the given figure is equal to

A. Sum of two principal stresses

B. Difference of two principal stresses

C. Half the sum of two principal stresses

D. Half the difference of two principal stresses

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When a system changes its state from one equilibrium state to another equilibrium state, then the path of successive states through which the system has passed, is known as

A. Thermodynamic law

B. Thermodynamic process

C. Thermodynamic cycle

D. None of these

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Carnot cycle consists of

A. Two constant volume and two isentropic processes

B. Two isothermal and two isentropic processes

C. Two constant pressure and two isentropic processes

D. One constant volume, one constant pressure and two isentropic processes

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Modulus of rigidity is defined as the ratio of

A. Longitudinal stress to longitudinal strain

B. Volumetric stress to volumetric strain

C. Lateral stress to Lateral strain

D. Shear stress to shear strain

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An open cycle gas turbine works on

A. Carnot cycle

B. Otto cycle

C. Joule's cycle

D. Stirling cycle

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When a bar is subjected to a change of temperature and its deformation is prevented, the stress induced in the bar is

A. Tensile stress

B. Compressive stress

C. Shear stress

D. Thermal stress

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The cycle in which heat is supplied at constant volume and rejected at constant pressure is known as

A. Dual combustion cycle

B. Diesel cycle

C. Atkinson cycle

D. Rankine cycle

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When a closely-coiled helical spring of mean diameter (D) is subjected to an axial load (W), the deflection of the spring (δ) is given by (where d = Diameter of spring wire, n = No. of turns of the spring, and C = Modulus of rigidity for the spring material)

A. WD3n/Cd⁴

B. 2WD3n/Cd⁴

C. 4WD3n/Cd⁴

D. 8WD3n/Cd⁴

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If a part is constrained to move and heated, it will develop

A. Principal stress

B. Tensile stress

C. Compressive stress

D. Shear stress

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One kg of carbon monoxide requires __________ kg of oxygen to produce 11/7 kg of carbon dioxide gas.

A. 4/7

B. 11/4

C. 9/7

D. All of these

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The maximum diameter of the hole that can be punched from a plate of maximum shear stress 1/4th of its maximum crushing stress of punch, is equal to (where t = Thickness of the plate)

A. t

B. 2t

C. 4t

D. 8t

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The unit of Young's modulus is

A. mm/mm

B. kg/cm

C. Kg

D. kg/cm²

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Which of the following process can be made reversible with the help of a regenerator?

A. Constant pressure process

B. Constant volume process

C. Constant pvn process

D. All of these

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Energy can neither be created nor destroyed, but it can be transformed from one form to another. This statement is known as

A. Zeroth law of thermodynamics

B. First law of thermodynamics

C. Second law of thermodynamics

D. Kinetic theory of gases

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Proof resilience per material is known as

A. Resilience

B. Proof resilience

C. Modulus of resilience

D. Toughness

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When a body is subjected to a direct tensile stress (σx) in one plane accompanied by a simple shear stress (τxy), the maximum normal stress i

A. (σx/2) + (1/2) × √(σx² + 4 τ²xy)

B. (σx/2) - (1/2) × √(σx² + 4 τ²xy)

C. (σx/2) + (1/2) × √(σx² - 4 τ²xy)

D. (1/2) × √(σx² + 4 τ²xy)

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Which of the following cycles is not a reversible cycle?

A. Carnot

B. Ericsson

C. Stirling

D. None of the above

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The extension of a circular bar tapering uniformly from diameter d₁ at one end to diameter d₂ at the other end and subjected to an axial pull of P is given by

A. δl = 4PE/ πl²

B. δl = 4πld²/PE

C. δl = 4Pl/πEd₁d₂

D. δl = 4PlE/ πd₁d₂