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Whether any core is required in wire ropes

A. Yes

B. No

C. Sometimes

D. Rarely

Correct Answer :

A. Yes


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A connecting rod subjected to an axial load may buckle with

A. X-axis as neutral axis

B. Y-axis as neutral axis

C. X-axis or Y-axis as neutral axis

D. Z-axis

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The centre to centre distance between two consecutive rivets in a row, is called

A. Margin

B. Pitch

C. Back pitch

D. Diagonal pitch

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Surface endurance limit of gear material is dependent upon its

A. Elastic strength

B. Yield strength

C. Brinell hardness number

D. Toughness

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In a marine flange coupling, the pitch circle diameter of bolts is taken as

A. 1.2 d

B. 1.6 d

C. 2d

D. 2.5 d

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Tensile strength of a mild steel specimen can be roughly predicted from following hardness test

A. Brinell

B. Rockwell

C. Vickers

D. None of the above

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When the screw in a mechanical screw jack rotates, the load kept on the top of it moves

A. Axially upwards

B. Axially downwards

C. Axially upwards or downwards

D. None of these

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Which of the following statement is correct?

A. The distance from a point on one thread to the corresponding point on the next thread is called pitch

B. The distance which a screw thread advances axially in one rotation of the nut is called lead

C. In single start threads, lead is equal to pitch

D. All of the above

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The included angle for the V-belt is usually

A. 10°-20°

B. 30°-40°

C. 40°-60°

D. 60°-80°

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In second type of levers,

A. Load is in between the fulcrum and effort

B. Effort is in between the fulcrum and load

C. Fulcrum is in between the load and effort

D. None of these

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Split nut is a locking device in which

A. One smaller nut is tightened over main nut and main nut tightened against smaller one by loosening, creating friction jamming

B. A slot is cut partly in middle of nut and then slot reduced by tightening screw

C. A hard fibre or nylon cotter is recessed in the nut and becomes threaded as the nut is screwed on the bolt causing a tight grip

D. Through slots are made at top and a cotter pin is passed through these and a hole in the bolt, and cotter pin splitted and bent in reverse direction at the other end

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When the belt is transmitting maximum power,

A. The tension in tight side is twice the centrifugal tension

B. The tension in slack side is equal to the centrifugal tension

C. The tension in tight side is thrice the centrifugal tension

D. None of the above

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The connecting rod bolts are tightened up with initial tension greater than the external load so that

A. Joint may not open up

B. Bolts are weakest elements

C. The resultant load on the bolt would not be affected by the external cyclic load

D. Bolts will not loosen during service

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Ball bearing type screws are found in following application

A. Screw jack

B. Aeroplane engines

C. Crane

D. Steering mechanism

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A steel containing __________ 0.8% carbon is known as hypoeutectoid steel.

A. Equal to

B. Less than

C. Greater than

D. None of these

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The load cup of a screw jack is made separate from the head of the spindle to

A. Prevent the rotation of load being lifted

B. Enhance the load carrying capacity of the jack

C. Reduce the effort needed for lifting the working load

D. Reduce the value of frictional torque

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According to Indian standard specifications, a grey cast iron designated by 'FG 200' means that the

A. Carbon content is 2%

B. Maximum compressive strength is 200 N/mm²

C. Minimum tensile strength is 200 N/mm²

D. Maximum shear strength is 200 N/mm²

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In skew bevel gearing, the axes of shafts are

A. Intersecting and the teeth are curved

B. Non-intersecting and nonparallel and the teeth are curved

C. Non-intersecting and non-parallel and the teeth are straight

D. None of the above

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The bending stress in a curved beam is

A. Zero at the centroidal axis

B. Zero at the point other than centroidal axis

C. Maximum at the neutral axis

D. None of these

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Two shafts A and B are made of the same material. The diameter of shaft A is twice as that of shaft B. The power transmitted by the shaft A will be __________ of shaft B.

A. Twice

B. Four times

C. Eight times

D. Sixteen times

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In unilateral system of tolerance, the tolerance is allowed on

A. Both sides of the actual size

B. One side of the actual size

C. One side of the nominal size

D. Both sides of the nominal size

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The strap end of a connecting rod of steam engine is joined by

A. Gib of cotter joint

B. Sleeve and cotter joint

C. Spigot socket cotter joint

D. Knuckle joint

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A bolt of uniform strength can be developed by

A. Keeping the core diameter of threads equal to the diameter of unthreaded portion of the bolt

B. Keeping the core diameter smaller than the diameter of the unthreaded portion

C. Keeping the nominal diameter of threads equal to the diameter of unthreaded portion of the bolt

D. None of the above

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In thrust bearings, the load acts

A. Along the axis of rotation

B. Parallel to the axis of rotation

C. Perpendicular to the axis of rotation

D. In any direction

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The elasticity is the property of a material which enables it to

A. Regains its original shape after deformation when the external forces are removed

B. Draw into wires by the application of a tensile force

C. Resists fracture due to high impact loads

D. Retain deformation produced under load permanently

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Screws used for power transmission should have

A. Very fine threads

B. High efficiency

C. Low efficiency

D. Strong teeth

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Spring index is

A. Ratio of coil diameter to wire diameter

B. Load required to produce unit deflection

C. Its capability of storing energy

D. Indication of quality of spring

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The pitch of threads on a Jock nut in comparison to pitch of nut is

A. Same

B. Coarser

C. Finer

D. Very fine

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Rivets are generally specified by

A. Thickness of plates to be riveted

B. Length of rivet

C. Diameter of head

D. Nominal diameter

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In hydrostatic bearings

A. The Oil film pressure is generated only by the rotation of the journal

B. The oil film is maintained by supplying oil under pressure

C. Do not require external supply of lubricant

D. Grease is used for lubrication

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The plasticity is the property of a material which enables it to

A. Regain its original shape after deformation when the external forces are removed

B. Draw into wires by the application of a tensile force

C. Resist fracture due to high impact loads

D. Retain deformation produced under load permanently