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The compression ignition engines are governed by

A. Hit and miss governing

B. Qualitative governing

C. Quantitative governing

D. Combination of (B) and (C)

Correct Answer :

B. Qualitative governing


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In the crankcase method of scavenging, the air pressure is produced by

A. Supercharger

B. Centrifugal pump

C. Natural aspirator

D. Movement of engine piston

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In order to eliminate knocking in compression ignition engines, there should be

A. Short delay period

B. Late auto-ignition

C. Low compression ratio

D. High self ignition temperature of fuel

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A diesel engine is _________ as compared to petrol engine, both running at rated load.

A. Equally efficient

B. Less efficient

C. More efficient

D. None of these

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If one cylinder of a diesel engine receives more fuel than the others, then for that cylinder the

A. Exhaust will be smoky

B. Piston rings would stick into piston grooves

C. Engine starts overheating

D. Scavenging occurs

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The ignition quality of diesel oil is expressed by

A. Cetane number

B. Octane number

C. Calorific value

D. None of these

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The two reference fuels used for cetane rating are

A. Cetane and iso-octane

B. Cetane and alpha-methyl naphthalene

C. Cetane and normal heptane

D. Cetane and tetra ethyl lead

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By higher octane number of spark ignition fuel, it is meant that the fuel has

A. Higher heating value

B. Higher flash point

C. Lower volatility

D. Longer ignition delay

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Number of working strokes per min. for a two stroke cycle engine is _________ the speed of the engine in r.p.m.

A. Equal to

B. One-half

C. Twice

D. Four-times

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Engine pistons are usually made of aluminium alloy because it

A. Is lighter

B. Wear is less

C. Absorbs shocks

D. Is stronger

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Supercharging is the process of supplying the intake air to the engine cylinder at a density _________ the density of the surrounding atmosphere.

A. Equal to

B. Less than

C. Greater than

D. None of these

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The thermal efficiency of diesel engines is about

A. 15 %

B. 30 %

C. 50 %

D. 70 %

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The octane number of petrol, generally available, is

A. 20 to 40

B. 40 to 60

C. 60 to 80

D. 80 to 100

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The mechanical efficiency (ηm) of the engine is given by

A. ηm = B.P/I.P

B. ηm = I.P/B.P

C. ηm = (B.P × I.P)/100

D. None of these

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The theoretically correct air fuel ratio for petrol engine is of the order of

A. 6 : 1

B. 9 : 1

C. 12 : 1

D. 15 : 1

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The air-fuel ratio of the petrol engine is controlled by

A. Carburettor

B. Injector

C. Governor

D. None of these

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In compression ignition engines, swirl denotes a

A. Haphazard motion of the gases in the chamber

B. Rotary motion of the gases in the chamber

C. Radial motion of the gases in the chamber

D. None of the above

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The brake power of a diesel engine, keeping other parameters constant, can be increased by

A. Decreasing the density of intake air

B. Increasing the temperature of intake air

C. Increasing the pressure of intake air

D. Decreasing the pressure of intake air

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The spark ignition engines are governed by

A. Hit and miss governing

B. Qualitative governing

C. Quantitative governing

D. Combination of (B) and (C)

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The object of supercharging the engine is

A. To reduce mass of the engine per brake power

B. To reduce space occupied by the engine

C. To increase the power output of an engine when greater power is required

D. All of the above

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The accumulation of carbon in a cylinder results in increase of

A. Clearance volume

B. Volumetric efficiency

C. Ignition time

D. Effective compression ratio

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The voltage required to produce a spark across the gap, between the sparking points is

A. 2000 to 4000 volts

B. 4000 to 6000 volts

C. 6000 to 10,000 volts

D. 10,000 to 12,000 volts

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A diesel engine as compared to petrol engine (both running and rated load) is

A. More efficient

B. Less efficient

C. Equally efficient

D. Other factors will decide it

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The magneto in an automobile is basically

A. Transformer

B. D.C. generator

C. Capacitor

D. Magnetic circuit

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Which of the following is the lightest and most volatile liquid fuel?

A. Diesel

B. Kerosene

C. Fuel oil

D. Gasoline

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The air standard efficiency of an I.C. engine depends on

A. Fuel used

B. Speed of engine

C. Compression ratio

D. None of these

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The injector nozzle of a compression ignition engine is required to inject fuel at a sufficiently high pressure in order to

A. Inject fuel in a chamber of high pressure at the end of compression stroke

B. Inject fuel at a high velocity to facilitate atomisation

C. Ensure that penetration is not high

D. All of the above

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The operation of forcing additional air under pressure into the engine cylinder is known as

A. Supercharging

B. Carburetion

C. Turbulence

D. Delay period

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The air-fuel ratio in petrol engines is controlled by

A. Controlling valve opening/closing

B. Governing

C. Injection

D. Carburetion

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In a four stroke cycle, the minimum temperature inside the engine cylinder occurs at the

A. Beginning of suction stroke

B. End of suction stroke

C. Beginning of exhaust stroke

D. End of exhaust stroke

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The increase of cooling water temperature in petrol engine will __________ the knocking tendency.

A. Not effect

B. Decrease

C. Increase

D. None of these