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The displacement of a flat faced follower when it has contact with the flank of a circular arc cam, is given by (where R = Radius of flank, r₁ = Minimum radius of the cam, and θ = Angle turned through by the cam)

A. R (1 - cosθ)

B. (R - r₁) (1 - cosθ)

C. R (1 - sinθ)

D. (R - r₁) (1 - sinθ)

Correct Answer :

B. (R - r₁) (1 - cosθ)


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The displacement of the reciprocating roller follower, when it has contact with the straight flanks of the tangent cam, is given by (where r₁ = Minimum radius of the cam, r₂ = Radius of the roller follower, and θ = Angle turned by the cam from the beginning of the follower displacement)

A. (r₁ - r₂) (1 - cosθ)

B. (r₁ + r₂) (1 + cosθ)

C. (r₁ - r₂) [(1 - cosθ)/cos θ]

D. (r₁ + r₂) [(1 - cosθ)/cos θ]

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The balancing of a rigid rotor can be achieved by appropriately placing balancing masses in

A. A single plane

B. Two planes

C. Three planes

D. Four planes

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The centre of percussion is below the centre of gravity of the body and is at a distance equal to

A. h/kG

B. h²/kG

C. kG²/h

D. h × kG

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The maximum value of the pressure angle in case of cam is kept as

A. 10°

B. 14°

C. 20°

D. 30°

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The power of a Porter governor is equal to

A. [c²/(1 + 2c)] (m + M) g.h

B. [2c²/(1 + 2c)] (m + M) g.h

C. [3c²/(1 + 2c)] (m + M) g.h

D. [4c²/(1 + 2c)] (m + M) g.h

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The motion of a shaft in a circular hole is an example of

A. Completely constrained motion

B. Incompletely constrained motion

C. Successfully constrained motion

D. None of these

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According to Kennedy's theorem, if three bodies have plane motions, their instantaneous centers lie on

A. A triangle

B. A point

C. Two lines

D. A straight line

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In a four-bar chain it is required to give an oscillatory motion to the follower for a continuous rotation of the crank. For the lengths of 50 mm of crank and 70 mm of the follower, determine theoretical maximum length of coupler. The minimum length of the coupler will be

A. 45 mm

B. Slightly less than 45 mm

C. Slightly more than 45 mm

D. 95 mm

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In a turning moment diagram, the variations of energy above and below the mean resisting torque line is called

A. Fluctuation of energy

B. Maximum fluctuation of energy

C. Coefficient of fluctuation of energy

D. None of these

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Klein's construction can be used to determine acceleration of various parts when the crank is at

A. Inner dead centre

B. Outer dead centre

C. Right angles to the link of the stroke

D. All of the above

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The driving and driven shafts connected by a Hooke's joint will have equal speeds, if

A. cosθ = sinα

B. sinθ = ± tanα

C. tanθ = ± cosα

D. cotθ = cosα

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The number of links in pantograph mechanism is equal to

A. 2

B. 3

C. 4

D. 5

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The size of a gear is usually specified by

A. Pressure angle

B. Circular pitch

C. Diametral pitch

D. Pitch circle diameter

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Two systems shall be dynamically equivalent when

A. The mass of two are same

B. C.G. of two coincides

C. M.I. of two about an axis through e.g. is equal

D. All of the above

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The stress induced in a body will be shear stress, when it is subjected to

A. Longitudinal vibrations

B. Transverse vibrations

C. Torsional vibrations

D. None of these

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The maximum fluctuation of energy is the

A. Difference between the maximum and minimum energies

B. Sum of the maximum and minimum energies

C. Variations of energy above and below the mean resisting torque line

D. Ratio of the mean resisting torque to the workdone per cycle

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The displacement of the D-slide valve is __________ the steam lap by a distance known as lead of the valve.

A. Greater than

B. Less than

C. Equal to

D. None of these

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The radial distance from the top of a tooth to the bottom of a tooth in a meshing gear, is called

A. Dedendum

B. Addendum

C. Clearance

D. Working depth

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A body of weight W is required to move up the rough inclined plane whose angle of inclination with the horizontal is α. The effort applied parallel to the plane is given by (where μ = tan φ = Coefficient of friction between the plane and the body)

A. P = W tan α

B. P = W tan (α + φ)

C. P = W (sin α + μ cos α)

D. P = W (cos α + μ sin α)

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The static friction

A. Bears a constant ratio to the normal reaction between the two surfaces

B. Is independent of the area of contact, between the two surfaces

C. Always acts in a direction, opposite to that in which the body tends to move

D. All of the above

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In elliptical trammels

A. All four pairs are turning

B. Three pairs turning and one pair sliding

C. Two pairs turning and two pairs sliding

D. One pair turning and three pairs sliding

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The acceleration of a particle moving with simple harmonic motion, at any instant is given by

A. ωx

B. ω²x

C. ω²/x

D. ω³/x

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Sensitiveness of the governor is defined as the ratio of the

A. Mean speed to the maximum equilibrium speed

B. Mean speed to the minimum equilibrium speed

C. Difference of the maximum and minimum equilibrium speeds to the mean speed

D. Sum of the maximum and minimum equilibrium speeds to the mean speed

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Which of the following is a higher pair?

A. Belt and pulley

B. Turning pair

C. Screw pair

D. Sliding pair

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In order to give the primary balance of the reciprocating parts of a multi-cylinder inline engines,

A. The algebraic sum of the primary forces must be equal to zero

B. The algebraic sum of the couples about any point in the plane of the primary forces must be equal to zero

C. Both (A) and (B)

D. None of these

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The condition for correct steering of a Davis steering gear is (where α = Angle of inclination of the links to the vertical)

A. sinα = b/c

B. cosα = c/b

C. tanα = c/2b

D. cotα = c/2b

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In under damped vibrating system, if x₁ and x₂ are the successive values of the amplitude on the same side of the mean position, then the logarithmic decrement is equal to

A. x₁/x₂

B. log(x₁/x₂)

C. loge(x₁/x₂)

D. log(x₁.x₂)

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In a Hartnell governor, the lift of the sleeve is given by (where r₁ and r₂ = Max. and min. radii of rotation, x = Length of ball arm of the lever, and y = Length of sleeve arm of the lever)

A. (r₁ + r₂) (y/x)

B. (r₁ + r₂) (x/y)

C. (r₁ - r₂) (y/x)

D. (r₁ - r₂) (x/y)

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The absolute acceleration of any point P in a link about center of rotation O is

A. Along PO

B. Perpendicular to PO

C. At 45° to PO

D. None of the above

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The two elements of a pair are said to form a _________ when they permit relative motion between them.

A. Open pair

B. Kinematic pair

C. Sliding pair

D. None of these