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If a load W is applied instantaneously on a bar; Then the stress induced in bar will

A. Be independent of ratio of mass of load W to mass of bar (y)

B. Increase with increase in y

C. Decrease with decrease in y

D. Depend on other considerations

Correct Answer :

A. Be independent of ratio of mass of load W to mass of bar (y)


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The wire ropes make contact at

A. Bottom of groove of the pulley

B. Sides and bottom of groove of the pulley

C. Anywhere in the groove of the pulley

D. Sides of groove of the pulley

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Lewis equation in gears is used to find the

A. Tensile stress in bending

B. Shear stress

C. Compressive stress in bending

D. Fatigue stress

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The cross-section of the arm of a bell crank lever is

A. Rectangular

B. Elliptical

C. I-section

D. Any one of these

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The bending moment M and a torque T is applied on a solid circular shaft. If the maximum bending stress equals to maximum shear stress developed, then M is equal to

A. T/2

B. T

C. 2T

D. 4T

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In a steam engine, the piston rod is usually connected to the crosshead by means of a

A. Knuckle joint

B. Cotter joint

C. Oldham coupling

D. Universal joint

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When the belt speed increases

A. Power transmitted increases

B. Power transmitted decreases

C. Power transmitted increases to a maximum value and then decreases

D. Power transmitted remains the same

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When a nut is tightened by placing a washer below it, the bolt will be subjected to following type of loads

A. Compression

B. Tension

C. Shear

D. Combined loads

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If threads on a bolt are left hand, threads on nut will be

A. Right hand with same pitch

B. Left hand with same pitch

C. Could be left or right hand

D. Right hand with fine pitch

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The permissible stress for carbon steel under static loading is generally taken as

A. 2000-3000 kg/m²

B. 3000-4000 kg/cm²

C. 4000-4500 kg/cm²

D. 7500-10,000 kg/cm²

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A taper key which fits half in the key way of the hub and half in the key way of shaft, is known as

A. Angular bevel gears

B. Mitre gears

C. Crown Bevel gears

D. Internal bevel gears

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Which of the following is not correct procedure to increase the fatigue limit?

A. Cold working

B. Shot peening

C. Surface decarburisation

D. Under stressing

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For a shaft diameter of 100 mm, the number of bolts in a flange coupling should be

A. 4

B. 6

C. 8

D. 10

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In leaf springs, the longest leaf is known as

A. Master leaf

B. Lower leaf

C. Upper leaf

D. None of these

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The design calculations for members subject to fluctuating loads with the same factor of safety, yield the most conservative estimates when using

A. Gerber relation

B. Soderberg relation

C. Goodman relation

D. None of these

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The edges of a boiler plate are bevelled to an angle of

A. 30°

B. 45°

C. 60°

D. 80°

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A single strap butt joint is always in __________ shear.

A. Single

B. Double

C. Triple share

D. None of these

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A screw is said to be over hauling screw, if the

A. Friction angle is less than helix angle

B. Friction angle is more than helix angle

C. Friction angle is equal to helix angle

D. Efficiency of screw is 100%

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The allowable static stress for steel gears is approximately __________ of the ultimate tensile stress.

A. One-fourth

B. One-third

C. One-half

D. Double

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The face of the tooth is the

A. Surface of the top of the tooth

B. Surface of the tooth above the pitch surface

C. Surface of the tooth below the pitch surface

D. Width of the tooth measured along the pitch circle

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The period during which the cam follower remains at rest, when cam moves, is known as

A. Constant period

B. Fixed period

C. Dwell period

D. Idle period

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The circumferential and longitudinal strains in a cylindrical boiler under internal steam pressure are εc and εl respectively. The change in volume of the boiler cylinder per unit volume will be

A. εc + 2εl

B. c + εl

C. εc + εl²

D. εc² + εl

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When a material is subjected to fatigue loading, the ratio of the endurance limit to the ultimate tensile strength is

A. 0.20

B. 0.35

C. 0.50

D. 0.65

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Wahl's stress factor __________ very rapidly as the spring index decreases.

A. Increases

B. Decreases

C. Remain same

D. None of these

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For hardening alloy steels and high speed steels, they are heated to

A. 1100 to 1300°C

B. 1300 to 1500°C

C. 500 to 600°C

D. 700 to 900°C

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Machine screws are

A. Similar to small size tap bolts except that a greater variety of shapes of heads are available

B. Slotted for a screw driver and generally used with a nut

C. Used to prevent relative motion between two parts

D. Similar to stud

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In a marine flange coupling, the pitch circle diameter of bolts is taken as

A. 1.2 d

B. 1.6 d

C. 2d

D. 2.5 d

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Tensile strength of a mild steel specimen can be roughly predicted from following hardness test

A. Brinell

B. Rockwell

C. Vickers

D. None of the above

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In static loading, stress concentration is more serious in

A. Brittle materials

B. Ductile materials

C. Brittle as well as ductile materials

D. Elastic materials

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A tapered key which fits in a key-way in the hub and is flat on the shaft, is known as

A. Woodruff key

B. Feather key

C. Flat saddle key

D. Gib head key

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Which of the following coupling is used to connect two shafts which have both lateral and angular misalignment?

A. Bushed pin type coupling

B. Universal coupling

C. Oldham coupling

D. All of these