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The knocking tendency in compression ignition engines for a given fuel will be

A. Enhanced by decreasing compression ratio

B. Enhanced by increasing compression ratio

C. Dependent on other factors

D. None of the above

Correct Answer :

A. Enhanced by decreasing compression ratio


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The knocking tendency in spark ignition engines may be decreased by

A. Controlling the air-fuel mixture

B. Controlling the ignition timing

C. Controlling the exhaust temperature

D. Reducing the compression ratio

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A mixture containing 65% of iso-octane and 35% of normal heptane will have

A. Cetane number 65

B. Octane number 65

C. Cetane number 35

D. Octane number 35

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An hmh flame speed is obtained in diesel engine when air fuel ratio is

A. Uniform throughout the mixture

B. Chemically correct mixture

C. About 35% of rich mixture

D. About 10% of rich mixture

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

A. Fuel pump

B. Governor

C. Injector

D. Carburettor

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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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Morse test is used to determine the I.P. of a

A. Single cylinder petrol engine

B. Four stroke engine

C. Single cylinder diesel engine

D. Multi cylinder engine

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The reason for supercharging in any engine is to

A. Increase efficiency

B. Increase power

C. Reduce weight and bulk for a given output

D. Effect fuel economy

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Which of the following statement is correct?

A. Compression ratio for petrol engines varies from 6 to 10

B. Higher compression ratio in diesel engines results in higher pressures

C. Petrol engines work on Otto cycle

D. All of the above

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In loop scavenging, the top of the piston is

A. Flat

B. Contoured

C. Slanted

D. Depressed

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Which of the following fuel detonates readily?

A. Benzene

B. Iso-octane

C. Normal heptane

D. Alcohol

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In a four stroke cycle diesel engine, the inlet valve

A. Opens at 20° before top dead centre and closes at 40° after bottom dead centre

B. Opens at 20° after top dead centre and closes at 20° before bottom dead centre

C. Opens at top dead centre and closes at bottom dead centre

D. May open and close anywhere

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The increase of efficiency of a compression ignition engine, as the load decreases, is due to

A. Higher maximum temperature

B. Qualitative governing

C. Quantitative governing

D. Hit and miss governing

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The ratio of the brake power to the indicated power is called

A. Mechanical efficiency

B. Overall efficiency

C. Indicated thermal efficiency

D. Volumetric efficiency

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Crankcase explosion in I.C. engines usually occurs as

A. First a mild explosion followed by a bi explosion

B. First a big explosion followed by a mil explosion

C. Both mild and big explosions occurs simultaneously

D. Never occurs

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In order to prevent knocking in spark ignition engines, the charge away from the spark plug should have

A. Low density

B. Low temperature

C. Long ignition delay

D. All of these

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In diesel engine the diesel fuel injected into cylinder would burn instantly at about compressed air temperature of

A. 250°C

B. 500°C

C. 1000°C

D. 2000°C

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The knocking tendency in compression ignition engines for a given fuel will be

A. Enhanced by decreasing compression ratio

B. Enhanced by increasing compression ratio

C. Dependent on other factors

D. None of the above

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In a four stroke cycle diesel engine, the compression

A. Starts at 40° after bottom dead centre and ends at 10° before top dead centre

B. Starts at 40° before top dead centre and ends at 40° after top dead centre

C. Starts at top dead centre and ends at 40° before bottom dead centre

D. May start and end anywhere

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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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Which of the following fuel has little tendency towards detonation?

A. Benzene

B. Iso-octane

C. Normal heptane

D. Alcohol

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In a four stroke cycle petrol engine, the expansion

A. Starts at top dead centre and ends at bottom dead centre

B. Starts at 30° before top dead centre and ends at 50° before bottom dead centre

C. Starts at 30° after top dead centre and ends at 50° after bottom dead centre

D. May start and end anywhere

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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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In a four stroke cycle petrol engine, the pressure inside the engine cylinder during the suction stroke is __________ the atmospheric pressure.

A. Equal to

B. Below

C. Above

D. None of these

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Stoichiometric ratio is

A. Chemically correct air-fuel ratio by weight

B. Chemically correct air-fuel ratio by volume

C. Actual air-fuel ratio for maximum efficiency

D. None of the above

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The working cycle in case of four stroke engine is completed in following number of revolutions of crankshaft

A. 1/2

B. 1

C. 2

D. 4

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The delay period in compression ignition engines depends upon

A. Temperature and pressure in the cylinder at the time of injection

B. Nature of the fuel mixture strength

C. Relative velocity between the fuel injection and air turbulence pressure of residual gases

D. All of the above

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The pressure at the end of compression, in petrol engines, is approximately

A. 10 bar

B. 20 bar

C. 25 bar

D. 35 bar

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A fuel of an octane number rating of 75 matches in knocking intensity as a mixture of

A. 75% iso-octane and 25% normal heptane

B. 75% normal heptane and 25% iso-octane

C. 75% petrol and 25% diesel

D. 75% diesel and 25% petrol

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In a typical medium speed 4-stroke cycle diesel engines

A. Exhaust valve opens at 35° before bottom dead centre and closes at 20° after top dead centre

B. Exhaust valve opens at bottom dead centre and closes at top dead centre

C. Exhaust valve opens just after bottom dead centre and closes just before top dead centre

D. May open and close anywhere

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Most high speed compression engines operate on

A. Otto cycle

B. Diesel cycle

C. Dual cycle

D. Carnot cycle