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The specific fuel consumption per B.P. hour for a petrol engine is about

A. 0.2 kg

B. 0.25 kg

C. 0.3 kg

D. 0.35 kg

Correct Answer :

B. 0.25 kg


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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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In a petrol engine, the fuel supplied to the engine cylinder is mixed with required quantity of air and the mixture is ignited with a

A. Fuel pump

B. Fuel injector

C. Spark plug

D. None of these

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The ratio of the indicated thermal efficiency to the air standard efficiency is known as

A. Mechanical efficiency

B. Overall efficiency

C. Volumetric efficiency

D. Relative efficiency

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The process of breaking up or a liquid into fine droplets by spraying is called

A. Vaporisation

B. Carburetion

C. Ionisation

D. Atomisation

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The specific fuel consumption per B.P. hour for a diesel engine is about

A. 0.2 kg

B. 0.25 kg

C. 0.3 kg

D. 0.35 kg

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The normal heptane (C7H16) is given a rating of ________ octane number.

A. 0

B. 50

C. 100

D. 120

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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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Air fuel ratio for idling speed of a petrol engine is approximately

A. 1 : 1

B. 5 : 1

C. 10 : 1

D. 15 : 1

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Diesel as compared to petrol is

A. Highly ignitable

B. More difficult to ignite

C. Less difficult to ignite

D. None of these

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The size of inlet valve of an engine in comparison to exhaust valve is

A. More

B. Less

C. Same

D. More/less depending on capacity of engine

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Which of the following does not relate to a spark ignition engine?

A. Ignition coil

B. Spark plug

C. Carburettor

D. Fuel injector

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Which of the following is not an interns combustion engine?

A. 2-stroke petrol engine

B. 4-stroke petrol engine

C. Diesel engine

D. Steam turbine

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Diesel fuel, compared to petrol is

A. Less difficult to ignite

B. Just about the same difficult to ignite

C. More difficult to ignite

D. Highly ignitable

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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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Morse test can be conducted for

A. Petrol engines

B. Diesel engines

C. Multi cylinder engines

D. All of these

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Which of the following does not relate to a compression ignition engine?

A. Fuel pump

B. Fuel injector

C. Governor

D. Carburettor

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

A. Scavenging

B. Turbulence

C. Supercharging

D. Pre-ignition

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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 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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As a result of detonation in an I.C. engine, following parameter attains very high value

A. Peak pressure

B. Rate of rise of pressure

C. Rate of rise of temperature

D. Peak temperature

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Which one of the following engines will have heavier flywheel than the remaining ones?

A. 30 kW four-stroke petrol engine running at 1500 r.p.m.

B. 30 kW two-stroke petrol engine running at 1500 r.p.m.

C. 30 kW two-stroke diesel engine running at 750 r.p.m.

D. 30 kW four-stroke diesel engine running at 750 r.p.m.

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Polymerisation is a chemical process in which molecules of a compound become

A. Larger

B. Slowed down

C. Smaller

D. Liquid

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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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The compensating jet in a carburettor supplies almost constant amount of petrol at all speeds because the

A. Jet area is automatically varied depending on the suction

B. The flow from the main jet is diverted to the compensating jet with increase in speed

C. The diameter of the jet is constant and the discharge coefficient is invariant

D. Flow is produced due to the static head in the float chamber

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A stoichiometric air-fuel ratio is

A. Chemically correct mixture

B. Lean mixture

C. Rich mixture for idling

D. Rich mixture for over loads

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Which of the following is false statement? Excess quantities of sulphur in diesel fuel are Objectionable because it may cause the following

A. Piston ring and cylinder wear

B. Formation of hard coating on piston skirts

C. Oil sludge in the engine crank case

D. Detonation

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Pick up the false statement

A. Thermal efficiency of diesel engine is about 34%

B. Theoretically correct mixture of air and petrol is approximately 15:1

C. High speed compression engines operate on dual combustion cycle

D. S.I. engines are quality governed engines

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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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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 loud pulsating noise heard within the cylinder of an internal combustion engine is known as

A. Detonation

B. Turbulence

C. Pre-ignition

D. Supercharging