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Shear stress induced in a shaft subjected to tension will be

A. Maximum at periphery and zero at center

B. Maximum at center

C. Uniform throughout

D. None of the above

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D. None of the above


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A tri-atomic molecule consists of __________ atoms.

A. One

B. Two

C. Three

D. Four

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The ratio of elongation in a prismatic bar due to its own weight (W) as compared to another similar bar carrying an additional weight (W) will be

A. 1 : 2

B. 1 : 3

C. 1 : 4

D. 1 : 2.5

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The atomic mass of nitrogen is __________ oxygen.

A. Equal to

B. Less than

C. More than

D. None of these

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A body is subjected to a tensile stress of 1200 MPa on one plane and another tensile stress of 600 MPa on a plane at right angles to the former. It is also subjected to a shear stress of 400 MPa on the same planes. The maximum normal stress will be

A. 400 MPa

B. 500 MPa

C. 900 MPa

D. 1400 MPa

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The point of contraflexure is a point where

A. Shear force changes sign

B. Bending moment changes sign

C. Shear force is maximum

D. Bending moment is maximum

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Impact strength of a material is an index of its

A. Toughness

B. Tensile strength

C. Capability of being cold worked

D. Hardness

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The ratio of specific heat at constant pressure (cp) and specific heat at constant volume (cv) is

A. Equal to one

B. Less than one

C. Greater than one

D. None of these

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The efficiency of a Carnot engine depends on

A. Working substance

B. Design of engine

C. Size of engine

D. Temperatures of source and sink

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The materials having same elastic properties in all directions are called

A. Ideal materials

B. Uniform materials

C. Isotropic materials

D. Piratical materials

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The ultimate tensile stress of mild steel compared to ultimate compressive stress is

A. Same

B. More

C. Less

D. Unpredictable

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The natural solid fuel is

A. Wood

B. Coke

C. Anthracite coal

D. Pulverised coal

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Which of the following statement is incorrect?

A. The liquid fuels have higher calorific value than solid fuels

B. The solid fuels have higher calorific value than liquid fuels

C. A good fuel should have low ignition point

D. The liquid fuels consist of hydrocarbons

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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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Brayton cycle consists' of following four processes

A. Two isothermals and two isentropic

B. Two isentropic and two constant volumes

C. Two isentropic, one constant volume and one constant pressure

D. Two isentropic and two constant pressures

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Which of the following statement is wrong?

A. The closed cycle gas turbine plants are external combustion plants.

B. In the closed cycle gas turbine, the pressure range depends upon the atmospheric pressure.

C. The advantage of efficient internal combustion is eliminated as the closed cycle has an external surface.

D. In open cycle gas turbine, atmosphere acts as a sink and no coolant is required.

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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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One molecule of oxygen is __________ times heavier than the hydrogen atom.

A. 12

B. 14

C. 16

D. 32

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The principal constituents of a fuel are

A. Carbon and hydrogen

B. Oxygen and hydrogen

C. Sulphur and oxygen

D. Sulphur and hydrogen

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A continuous beam is one which is

A. Fixed at both ends

B. Fixed at one end and free at the other end

C. Supported on more than two supports

D. Extending beyond the supports

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One kg of carbon monoxide requires 4/7 kg of oxygen and produces

A. 11/3 kg of carbon dioxide gas

B. 7/3 kg of carbon monoxide gas

C. 11/7 kg of carbon dioxide gas

D. 8/3 kg of carbon monoxide gas

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In the below figure, curve D represents_________.

A. Mild steel

B. Cast iron

C. Concrete

D. Bone of these

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The total energy of a molecule is shared equally by the various degrees of freedom possessed by it. This law is known as

A. Law of equipartition of energy

B. Law of conservation of energy

C. Law of degradation of energy

D. None of these

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The maximum bending moment for the beam shown in the below figure, is

A. wl²/3√3

B. wl²/6√3

C. wl²/9√3

D. wl²/12√3

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The property of a material by virtue of which it can be beaten or rolled into plates is called

A. Malleability

B. Ductility

C. Plasticity

D. Elasticity

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The heat supplied to the gas at constant volume is (where m = Mass of gas, cv = Specific heat at constant volume, cp = Specific heat at constant pressure, T2 - T1 = Rise in temperature, and R = Gas constant)

A. mR (T2 - T1)

B. mcv (T2 - T1)

C. mcp (T2 - T1)

D. mcp (T2 + T1)

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Otto cycle consists of

A. Two constant volume and two isentropic processes

B. Two constant pressure and two isentropic processes

C. Two constant volume and two isothermal processes

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

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The root mean square velocity of the gas molecules is given by (where k = Boltzmann's constant, T = Absolute temperature, and m = Mass of one molecule of a gas)

A. √(KT/m)

B. √(2KT/m)

C. √(3KT/m)

D. √(5KT/m)

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The general gas energy equation is (where Q1 - 2 = Heat supplied, dU = Change in internal energy, and W1 - 2 = Work done in heat units)

A. Q1 - 2 = dU + W1 - 2

B. Q1 - 2 = dU - W1 - 2

C. Q1 - 2 = dU/W1 - 2

D. Q1 - 2 = dU × W1 - 2

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The increase in entropy of a system represents

A. Increase in availability of energy

B. Increase in temperature

C. Decrease in pressure

D. Degradation of energy

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When two plates are butt together and riveted with cover plates with two rows of rivets, the joint is known as

A. Lap joint

B. Butt joint

C. Single riveted single cover butt joint

D. Double riveted double cover butt joint