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Match List-I with List- II and select the correct answer (Notations have their usual meanings) using the codes given below the lists: List- I A. Low of correct steering B. Displacement relation of Hooke’s joint C. Relation between kinematic pairs & links D. Displacement equation of reciprocating engine piston Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 1 1 3 3 B 4 2 4 2 C 3 3 1 1 D 2 4 2 4 List- II 1. 2. 3. 4. ( [( ) ) ( √ )]

2. Force required to accelerate a cylindrical body which rolls without slipping on a horizontal plane (mass of cylindrical body is m, radius of the cylindrical surface in contact with plane is r, radius of gyration of body is k and acceleration of the body is a) is (a) ( ) (b) ( ) (c) (d) ( )

3. Consider the following statements regarding motions in machines: 1. Tangential acceleration is a function of angular velocity and the radial acceleration is a function of angular acceleration. 2. The resultant acceleration of a point A with respect to a point B on a rotating link is perpendicular to AB. 3. The direction of the relative velocity of a point A with respect to a point B on a rotaing link is perpendicular to AB. Which of these statements is/are correct?

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 and 3

(c) 1 and 3

(d) 3 only

4. The speed of driving shaft of a Hooke’s joint of angle 19.50 (given by sin 19.50 = 0.33, cos 19.50 = 0.94) is 500 rpm. The maximum speed of the driving shaft is nearly (a) 168 rpm (b) 444 rpm (c) 471 rpm (d) 531 rpm

5. The given figure shows the Klein’s construction for acceleration of the slider-crank mechanism

Which one of the following quadrilaterals represents the required acceleration diagram? (a) ORST (b) OPST (c) ORWT (d) ORPT

6. A motor car has wheel base of 280 cm and the pivot distance of front stub axles is 140 cm. when the outer wheel has turned through 300, the angle of the turn of the inner front wheel for correct steering will be (a) 600 (b) cot-1 2.33 (c) cot-1 1.23 (d) 300

7. In a slider-crank mechanism, the maximum acceleration of slider is obtained when the crank is (a) At the inner dead center position (b) At the outer dead center position (c) Exactly midway position between the two dead centers two dead centers (d) None of these 8. Consider the following statements: When two gears are meshing, the clearance is given by the 1. Difference between addendum of one gear and addendum of the mating gear. 2. Difference between total and the working depth of a gear tooth. 3. Distance between the bottom land of one gear and the top land of the mating gear. 4. Difference between the radial of the base circle and the addendum circle. Which of these statements are correct? (a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 2, 3 and 4 (c) 1, 3 and 4 (d) 1, 2 and 4

9. Match List-I with List- II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

List- I A. Undercutting B. Addendum C. Lewis equation D. Worm and wheel

List- II 1. Beam strength 2.Interference 3. Large speed reduction 4. Intersecting axes 5. Module

Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 1 2 1 2 B 2 5 3 3 C 4 1 4 1 D 3 3 5 5

10. In a simple gear train, if the number of idler gears is odd, then the direction of motion of driven gear will (a) Be same as that of the driving gear (b) Be opposite to the driving gear (c) Depend upon the number of teeth on the driving gear (d) Depend upon the total number of teeth on all gears of the train. 11. Which of the following pairs of devices and their functions are correctly matched? 1. Flywheel 2. Governors 3. Lead screw in lathe 4. Fixtures : For storing kinetic energy : For controlling speed : For providing feed to the slides : For locating work-piece and guiding tools

Select the correct answer using the codes given below: (a) 1, 3 and 4 (b) 2 and 3 (c) 1 and 2 (d) 2 and 4

A close-coiled helical spring is made of 5 mm diameter wire coiled to 50 mm mean diameter. Two identical springs labeled as (1) and (2) and arranged in series and subjected to force F as shown in the given figure. stiffness of the suspension spring. The strain energy stored in spring (1) is (a) F2/2K (b) F2/4K (c) F2/8K (d) F2/16K 13.3 N/mm2 (c) 55.12. Consider a harmonic motion x = 1. Amplitude (cm) B.25 sin ( Match List-I with List. Assume that each spring constant is K.I A. Frequency (cycle/s) C. Time period (s) Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 4 2 4 2 B 1 3 3 1 C 2 4 2 4 D 3 1 1 3 List.II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. the resonant conditions of the base-excited vibrations. are determined by the (a) Mass of the vehicle. 15.6 N/mm2 14. 1/5 4. Phase angle (rad) D.1. wavelength of the roughness curve .25 3.6 N/mm2 ) (d) 92.II 1. When a vehicle travels on a rough road whose undulations can be assumed to be sinusoidal. 2. Maximum shear stress in the spring under the action of an axial force is 20 N/mm2. The maximum shear stress in a spring made of 3 mm diameter wire coiled to 30 mm mech diameter under the action of force (a) 20 N/mm2 (b) 33. speed of the vehicle.

the node is characterized by the (a) Maximum angular velocity (c) Maximum angular acceleration (b) Maximum angular displacement (d) Zero angular displacement 17. A body of mass m and radius of gyration k is to be replaced by two masses m 1 and m2 located at distance h1 and h2 from the CG of the original body. There is not steady-state lag is (a) Unit step displacement (c) Harmonic (b) Step velocity (d) Step velocity with error-rate damping 18.I A. A system has viscous damped output. Match List-I with List.(b) Speed of the vehicle only (c) Speed of the vehicle and the stiffness of the suspension spring (d) Amplitude of the undulations.Grashoff’s linkage 3. 4-bar mechanism List.II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. Grubler’s rule 2. Pressure angle D. Cam and follower B. Single degree of freedom Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 3 1 1 3 B 4 2 4 2 C 2 4 2 4 D 1 3 3 1 19.II 1. During torsional vibration of a shaft. Screw pair C. Degree of freedom of planar machanism 4. An equivalent dynamic system will result. 16. it (a) DIRECTIONS: (b) (c) (d) √ .

Assertion (A): A statically and dynamically balanced system of multiple rotors on a shaft can rotate smoothly even at the critical speeds of the system.The following items consist of two statements: one labeled as ‘Assertion (A)’ and the other as ‘Reason (R)’. You are to examine these two statements carefully and select the answers to these items using the codes given below: Codes: (a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A (b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A (c) A is true but R is fales (d) A is fales but R is true 20. A shift carries a weight W at the centre. 21. Reason (R): Total balancing eliminates all the in and ‘out of plane’ unbalanced forces of the system. Reason (R): Lifting of the locomotive wheel above rails at certain speed is due to gyroscopic action. Reason (R): It has always a tendency to retard the motion. then the ratio of y to e (where is the critical speed of shaft and is the angular speed of shaft) is given by (a) (b) (c) * + (d) * + * + * + . Assuming both the shafts to rotate at the same speed. 23. The diameter of shaft A is twice the diameter of shaft B and both are made of the same material. The CG of the weight is displaced by an amount e from the axis of the rotation. 22. Assertion (A): Inertia force always acts through the centroid of the body and is directed opposite to the acceleration of the centroid. Assertion (A): There is a danger of locomotive wheels being lifted above rails at certain speeds. The maximum power transmitted by B is (a) The same as that of A (c) 1/8th of A (b) Half of A (d) 1/4th of A 24. If y is the additional displacement of the CG from the axis of rotation due to the centrifugal force.

25.II 1. Taper rolling bearing D. Angular contact ball-bearing . Match List-I (Bearings) with (Applications) List. Axial expansion of shaft Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 4 1 4 5 B 3 3 1 4 C 1 2 2 1 D 5 5 3 3 2002 1.Machine needs frequent dismantling and assembling 3. Match List-I (Kinematic pairs) with List. Spherical pair List. Piston and cylinder 5. Rolling pair D. Ball-bearing List.I A.II 1.Crank shaft in a journal bearing 3. Nut and screw Codes: A B C D C. Ball and socket joint 4.I A.II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. Shock loads 5. A road roller rolling over the ground 2. Cylindrical roller B.II (Practical example) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. Redial loads 2. Sliding pair B. Revolute pair C. Redial loads with lesser thrust 4.

Copying mechanism 3. 20 cm and 5 cm respectively. The degrees of freedom of the linkage when link ABC is fixed are (a) 0 (b) 1 (c) 2 (d) 3 4.II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. Hart mechanism B. Pantograph C. Match List-I Mechanism) with (Motion) List. . Exact straight line motion 4.I A. With worth mechanism D. Scotch yoke List. O1 C and O2A are 10 cm. Approximate straight line motion Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 5 3 5 3 B 1 2 2 1 C 2 1 1 2 D 3 4 3 4 3. The length of links O1 O2. BF and CD are binary links. Simple harmonic motion 5. The crank and slotted lever quick-return motion mechanism is shown in figure.II 1.(a) (b) (c) (d) 5 4 5 4 2 3 3 2 4 1 4 1 3 2 2 3 2. Quick return motion 2. A Linkage is shown below in the figure in which links ABC and DEF are ternary links whereas AF.

Type of service (i. Reduction of interference 3.0 (b) 2. B is an output shaft running at 250 rpm clockwise.The quick return ratio of the mechanism is (a) 3. 2 and 3 (b) 2. C is a fixed shaft. Deflection of the teeth under load 4. An epicyclic gear train has 3 shafts A. 3. 2. 2 and 4 7. continuous per day) Which of these statements are correct? (a) 1. It is restrained to expand or contract freely Which of these statements are correct? (a) 1. 3 and 4 (d) 1. Torque on A is 50 kN-m (clockwise). 4. Which of these statements is/are correct? (a) 1 and 3 (b) 2 and 3 (c) 2 and 4 (d) 4 only 6. The torque to fix C (a) Is 20 kN-m anticlockwise (b) Is 30 kN-m anticlockwise . A is an input shaft running at 100 rpm clockwise.0 5. 3 and 4 8. Inaccuracies of tooth spacing 2. 2 and 4 (b) 3 and 4 (c) 1 and 3 (d) 1.5 (d) 2. Consider the following statements in case of reverted gear train: 1. one shift per day. Consider the following statements: A 200 stub tooth system is generally preferred in spur gears as it results in 1. B and C. The first and the last gears are on the same shaft. The direction of rotation of the first and the last gear is opposite.75 (c) 2. The dynamic load on a gear is due to 1. 3 and 4 (c) 1. The direction of rotation of the first and the last gear is the same. Lesser number of teeth on the pinion 4. The first and the last gears are on separate but coaxial shafts. intermittent. Irregularities in tooth profile 3.e. 2. Stronger teeth 2.

Neglecting obliquity and gravitational effects. the natural frequency of this rod in Hz for small amplitude is (a) √ (b) √ (c) √ (d) √ 14. The nature of the governors is shown by the graph between radius ® of rotation and controlling force (F). The instantaneous centre of rotation of a rigid thin disc rolling without slip on a plane rigid surface is located at (a) The centre of the disc (b) An infinite perpendicular to the plane surface (c) The point of contact (d) The point on the circumference situated vertically opposite to the contact point 12. In a Hartnell governor. the number of collars have been doubled while maintaining coefficient of friction and axial thrust same.5 kg.(c) Is 30 kN-m clockwise (d) Cannot be determined as the data is insufficient 9. the lift of the sleeve is (a) 1. In a coolar thrust bearing.0 cm (c) 6.5 cm (b) 3. It will result in . The mass of the rod is ‘m’ and length ‘l’. The length of horizontal and vertical arms of ball crank levers are 10 cm and 20 cm respectively. The choice of displacement diagram during rise or return of a follower of a cam-follower mechanism is based on dynamic considerations. Maximum and minimum radii of rotation are 20 cm and 14 cm respectively. A rod of uniform diagram is suspended from one of its ends in vertical plane.0 cm 11.0 cm (d) 12. the mass of each ball is 2. For high speed cam follower is (a) Cycloidal motion (b) Simple harmonic motion (c) Parabolic or uniform acceleration motion (d) Uniform motion or constant velocity motion 13. Which of the following is an isochronous governor? (a) (b) (c) (d) 10. Maximum and minimum speeds of rotation are10 rad/s and 8 rad/s respectively.

Another rotating mass placed diametrically opposite in the same plane balances unbalanced mass 2. Two masses placed in two different parallel planes ‘balance the unbalanced mass Which of these statements is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 1 and 2 (c) 2 and 3 (d) 1 and 3 18. Consider the following statements for completely balancing single rotating mass 1. If the rotating mass of a rim type fly wheel is distributed on another rim type fly wheel whose mean radius is half the mean radius of the former. Match List-I (Connecting shaft) with (Couplings) List.II 1.CoRigid coupling . The speed of the screw (a) Is 650 rpm (b) Is180 rpm determined as the data is insufficient (c) Is 130 rpm (d) an not be 17. 3. In perfect alignment B. With angular misalignment List.(a) Same friction torque and same bearing pressure (b) Double friction torque and half bearing pressure © Double friction torque and same bearing pressure (d) Same friction torque and half bearing pressure 15.9 m/min by single start square threads of 6 mm pitch and 30 mm diameter. The arm of a radial drilling machine is being raised at a speed of 3.I A.II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. A screw jack is said to be self-locking if its efficiency is (a) Less than 50% (b) Equal to 50% (c) More than 50% (d) 100% 16. Another rotating mass placed diametrically opposite in a same parallel plane balances the unbalanced mass. Oldham coupling 2. then energy stored in the latter at the same speed will be (a) Four times the first one (c) One-fourth of the first one (b) Same as the first one (d) Two times the first one 19.

Medium to low radial and thrust combined 21.I List.II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. Universal joint 4. Pin type flexible coupling Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 2 4 2 4 B 1 3 3 1 C 3 1 1 3 D 4 2 4 2 20. Hydrodynamic Journal bearing B. Taper Roller bearing D.C.Radial load only 3.I A. Shaft with parallel D. Rectangular Hydrostatic bearing C.II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. Match List-I (Bearings) with (Load type) List. High radial and thrust load combined 2.II .II 1. Angular contact ball bearing Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 2 4 2 4 B 3 1 1 3 C 1 3 3 1 D 4 2 4 2 List. Thrust load only 4. Match List-I (Loaded cylinder bar) with (Load type) List. Where one of the shaft may undergo more Deflection with respect to the other 3.

In a slider-crank mechanism. Granular plain at 450 to axis Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 3 5 3 5 B 2 1 1 2 C 4 3 4 3 D 1 2 2 1 22. A shaft of 50 mm diameter and 1 m length carries a disc which has mass eccentricity equal to 190 microns. The mass moment of inertia of the two rotors in a two rotor system are 100 kg m 2 and 10 kg m2. The length of the shaft of uniform diameter between the rotors is 110 cm. MS bar under tension 1. f = 3 (n – 1) -2j. the velocity of piston becomes maximum when (a) Crank and connection rod are in line with each other . Smooth plain 5. The distance of node from the rotor of lower moment of inertia is (a) 80 cm (b) 90 cm (c) 100 cm (d) 110 cm 23. In the Gruber’s equation for planer mechanisms given j is the (a) Number of mobile links (c) Number of lower pairs (b) Number of links (d) Length of the longest of the longest link 2. Granular plain 4. Cl bar under torsion C.A. The displacement of the shaft at a speed which is 90% of critical speed in microns is (a) 810 (b) 900 (c) 800 (d) 820 2003 1. Cl bar subject to tension B. MS bar under torsion D.Granular helicoidal 3. Cup and cone 2.

2 and 3 (d) 2 and 3 4. crank rotating at an angular velocity for any angle of the crank. 2. obliquity ratio.I A. Acceleration of piston C. Velocity of piston B. 3.II Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 4 2 4 2 B 2 4 2 4 C 3 3 1 1 D 1 1 3 3 . For a slider-crank mechanism with radius of crank r1 length of connecting rod l. 3. Angular acceleration of connecting rod 1. In which of the cases does the Coriolis component of acceleration exist? Select the correct answer using the codes given below: 1. 4. 2. (a) 1 only (b) 1 and 2 (c) 1. match List-I (Kinematic Variable) with List-II (Equation) and select the answer using the codes given below the lists: List. ) ) List.(b) Crank is perpendicular to the line of stroke of the piston © Crank and connecting rod are mutually perpendicular (d) Crank is 1200 with the line of stroke 3. (( (( . Angular velocity of connecting D. Three positions of the quick-return mechanism are shown below.

Circular pitch be increased. 3. 2. 4 and 5 8. Consider the following modifications regarding avoiding the interference between gears: 1.5. The numbers of teeth in S is (a) 23 (b) 35 (c) 50 (d) 53 9. Pressure angle should be increased. Which of the mechanisms shown above do/ does not have single degree of freedom? 1. In a reverted gear train. The centre distance between meshing gears be increased. and R and S are meshing. 4. 3. 4 and 5 (c) 1. two gears P and Q are meshing. Addendum of the gear be modified. Which of these are effective in avoiding interference? (a) 1. Q and R are 20. What velocity does CD represent? (a) Velocity of the crank pin (b) Velocity of the piston Angular velocity of the (c) Velocity of the piston with respect to crank pin (d) connecting rod 6. (a) 3 and 4 (b) 2 and 3 (c) 3 only (d) 4 only 7. 5. 4. 2. the line of action is tangential to the (a) Pitch circles (b) Dedendum circles (c) Addendum circles (d) Base circles . When two spur gears having in volute profiles on their teeth engage. Teeth should be under cut slightly at the root. Figure shows Klein’s construction for slider crank mechanism OCP drown to full scale. The modules of P and R are 4 mm and 5 mm respectively. 2 and 3 (b) 2. 4 and 5 (d) 3. The numbers of teeth in P. Q-R is a compound gear. 3. 40 and 25 respectively.

Match List-I (Gears) with (Configuration) List. The maximum fluctuation energy E1.e. If the annular wheel of an epicyclic gear train has 100 teeth and the planet wheel has 20 teeth. Bevel List. Mitre Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 2 3 2 3 B 4 1 1 4 C 3 2 3 2 D 1 4 4 1 12.I A. Helical D. number of teeth on the sun wheel is (a) 80 (b) 60 (c) 40 (d) 20 11.Connecting two parallel and coplanar shafts with teeth parallel to the axis of the gear wheel 3. non coplanar shafts are (a) Bevel gears (b) Spiral gears (c) Helical gears (d) Mitre gears 13.10.II 1. Connecting two non-parallel or intersecting but coplanar shafts 2. i. Spur B. Connecting two shafts whose axes are mutually perpendicular to each other C. Connecting two parallel and coplanar shafts with teeth inclined to the axis of the gear wheel 4. during a cycle for a flywheel is (a) ( (d) ( ) ) (b) ( ) (c) (Where I = Mass moment of inertia of the flywheel Average rotational speed .II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. The gears employed connecting two non-intersecting and non-parallel.

7 rad/s (d) 140 rad/s 18. It is used as an eccentric cam with eccentricity of 0.coefficient of fluctuation of speed) 14. Flywheel and governor of an engine are the examples of an open lop control system 2. 2 and 4 (b) 1 and 3 (c) 2. The below figure shows the schematic diagram of an IC engine producing a torque T = 40 Nm at the given instant. If the shaking force on each of the speed of rotation of the cam should not exceed (a) 10 rad/s (b) 100 rad/s (c) 70. 3 an 4 17. 2. The thermostat of a refrigerator and relief valve of a boiler are the examples of closed loop control system Which of these statements is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 and 3 (c) 3 only (d) 2 only 16. A circular disc having mass is mounted symmetrically between two bearings A and B as shown below in the figure. The Coulomb friction coefficient between the cylinder and the piston is . For minimizing speed fluctuations of an engine as a prime mover.01 m. Cam and roller mechanism 2. Automotive clutch operating mechanism Select the correct answer using the codes given below: (a) 1. Slider-crank mechanism 4. Consider the following statements: 1. it must have (a) Only a flywheel fitted to the crankshaft (b) A governor provided in the system (c) Both a flywheel and a governor provided in the system (d) Neither a flywheel nor a governor 15. 3 and 4 (d) 1. Door closing mechanism 3. Which of the following are examples of forced closed kinematic pairs? 1. Governor is the example of closed loop control system 3.

Two points. The parameters relating to the gears and pinions are given in the table: Item Speed Teeth PCD Module Driving wheel A NA TA DA m Driven wheel B NB TB DB m Driven wheel C NC TC DC m Intermediate shaft Driven wheel D ND TD DD m On the intermediate shaft. Which one of the following is not a friction clutch? (a) Disc or plate clutch (b) Cone clutch (c) Centrifugal clutch (d) Jaw clutch 22. A and B located along the radius of a wheel.4 N (c) 4 N (d) 16. On the motors with low starting torque. If the mass of the piston is 0. in mesh with B Which of the following relations is not valid for kinematic design considerations? (a) (b) (c) (d) 23. the number of pairs of contact surfaces will be (a) n1 + n2 (b) n1 + n2 -1 (c) n1 + n2 + 1 20. the Coulomb friction force occurring at the piston cylinder interface is (a) 16 N (b) 0. the radius of wheel is (a) 400 mm (b) 500 mm (c) 600 mm (d) 700 mm . have velocities of 80 and 140 m/s.1 m. respectively. Two shafts A and B in the same straight line are geared together through an intermediate parallel shaft.5 kg and the crank radius is 0. In a multiple disc clutch if n1 and n2 are the number of discs on the driving and driven shafts. as shown in the figure below. the type of the clutch to be used is (a) Multiple-plate clutch (c) Centrifugal clutch (b) Cone clutch (d) Single-plate clutch with both sides effective 21. respectively.08.4 N 19.0. The distance between points A and B is 300 mm.

In the diagram given below. In which one of the following cases P will be the instantaneous centre of the disc? (a) If it lies on the perpendicular bisector of link BC (b) If it lies on the intersection of the perpendicular bisectors of BC & AD (c) If it lies on the intersection of the perpendicular bisectors of AB & CD (d) If it lies on the intersection of the extensions of AB and CD 3. The piston rod and the cross-head in a steam engine are usually connected by means of (a) Cotter joint (b) Knuckle joint (c) Ball joint (d) Universal joint 2004 1. The link shown hatched is the fixed link: 1. 3. Which one of the following statements is correct? (a) Inversion (1) is for ellipse trammel and inversion (2) is for Oldham coupling (b) Inversion (1) is for ellipse trammel and inversion (3) is for Oldham coupling (c) Inversion (2) is for ellipse trammel and inversion (3) is for Oldham coupling (d) Inversion (3) is for ellipse trammel and inversion (2) is for Oldham coupling 2. The double slider-crank chain is shown below in the diagram in its three possible inversions. the magnitude of absolute angular velocity of link 2 is 10 radians per second while that of link 3 is 6 radians per second. BC. What is the angular velocity of link 3 relative to 2? (a) 6 radians per second (c) 4 radians per second (b) 16 radians per second d) 14 radians per second . ABCD is bar mechanism. 2. in Which A D is the fixed link. is in the form of a circular disc with centre P.24.

ABCD is a mechanism with link lengths AB = 200. link 3 has (a) Curvilinear translation and all points in it trace out identical cycloids (b) Curvilinear translation and all points in it trace out identical involutes (c) Linear translation & all points in it trace out identical helices (d) Linear translation & all points in it trace out identical ellipses 8. BC = 300. Consider the following statements regarding improvement of efficiency of worm gear dive . In the mechanism shown below. CD = 400 and DA = 350. Which one of the following links should be fixed for the resulting mechanism to be a double crank mechanism? (All length are in mm ) (a) AB (b) BC (c) CD (d) DA 5. The crank of the mechanism shown below in the diagram rotates at a uniform angular velocity Which one of the following diagrams shows the velocity of slider X with respect to the crank angle? (a) (b) (c) (d) 6.4. Which one of the following conversions is used by a lawn-sprinkler which is a four bar mechanisms? (a) Reciprocating motion to rotary motion (b) Reciprocating motion to oscillatory motion (c) Rotary motion to oscillatory motion (d) Oscillatory motion to rotary motion 7.

Of these statements: (a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A (b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A . 3 and 4 9. positive drive with large centre distance between the driver and driven shafts? (a) Gear drive (b) Flat belt drive (c) Chain drive (d) V-belt drive 13. Which one of the following statements is correct? Certain minimum number of teeth on the involute pinion are necessary in order to (a) Provide an economical design (c) Reduce noise in operation (b) Avoid interference (d) Overcome fatigue failure of the teeth 11. A helical gear has the active face width equal to b. Consider the following statements: Assertion (A): All motor vehicles have differential gear mechanism at the back axle. Efficiency can be improved by adopting convex too profile both for worm and wheel Which of the statements given above are correct? (a) 1. 2 and 3 (b) 1. Reason (R): This mechanism at the fitted to enable the vehicles to run on bmpy roads. pitch p and helix angle What should be the minimum value of b in order that contact is maintained across the entire a active face of the gear? (a) p cos b) p sec (c) p tan (d) p cot 12. Which type of gears are used for shaft axes having an offset? (a) Mitre gears (b) Spiral bevel gears (c) Hypoid gears (d) Zerol gears 10. 3 and 4 (d) 1.1. Which one of the following drives is used for a constant velocity ratio. Efficiency can be improved by adopting worm diameter as practicable to reduce sliding between worm-threads and wheel teeth 4. 2 and 4 (c) 2. Efficiency can be improved by increasing the spiral angle of worm thread to 45 0 or more 2. Efficiency can be improved by adopting proper lubrication 3.

I A. 2 and 3 (d) 1. Torsional 3. Match List-I with List. Sinusoidal input Codes: A (a) 2 B 3 C 4 D 1 List. What is the value of the radius of gyration of disc type flywheel as compared to rim type flywheel for the same diameter? (a) √ (b) √ (c) 2 times (d) ½ times 16.More stable 3.II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. Time domain analysis .II 1.(c) A is true but R is fales (d) A is fales but R is true 14. Less stable 4. Consider the following methods: 1. Closed loop system C.Trifler suspension 2. Open loop system B. 2 and 4 17. Weight Which of the above methods are used to determine the polar mass moment of inertia of an engine flywheel with arms? (a) 1 and 4 (b) 2 and 3 (c) 1. Which one of the following statements is correct? A governor will be stable if the radius of rotation of the balls (a) Increases as the equilibrium speed decreases (b) Decreases as the equilibrium speed increases (c) Increases as the equilibrium speed increases (d) Remains unaltered with the change in equilibrium speed 15. Step input D. Frequency domain analyses 2. Fluctuation of energy of engine measurement & measurement of radius of flywheel 4.

inner radius r and semi-cone angle assuming uniform pressure? (where W = total axial load and = coefficient of friction) (a) ( ) (b) ( ) (c) ( ( ) ) (d) ( ( ) ) 20.(b) (c) (d) 4 2 4 1 1 3 2 4 2 3 3 1 18. What is the correction couple of the equivalent system? (a) 11 N-m (b) 9 N-m (c) 6 N-m (d) 2 N-m 22. In a plate cam mechanism with reciprocating roller follower. The radius of gyration through its centre of gravity is 5 cm and its acceleration is 2 . Which one of the following is the value of helix angle for maximum efficiency of a squre thread screw? ( ) (a) 450 + ϕ (b) 450 + ϕ (c) 450 . in which one of the following cases the follower has constant acceleration? (a) Cycloidal motion (c) Parabolic motion (b) Simple harmonic motion (d) 3-4-5 polynomial motion 19. A connecting rod has a mass of 0. Which one of the following statements in the context of balancing in engines is correct? (a) Magnitude of the primary unbalancing force is less than the secondary unbalancing force (b) The primary unbalancing force attains its maximum value twice in the revolution of the crank (c) The hammer blow in the locomotive engines occurs due to unbalanced force along the line of stroke of the piston (d) The unbalanced force due to reciprocating masses varies in magnitude and direction 23. The equivalent two-mass system for the connecting rood has radius of gyration 6 cm. A four-cylinder n-line reciprocating engine is shown in the diagram given below.ϕ/2 (d) 450 + ϕ 21.5 kg. The cylinders are numbered 1 to 4 and the firing order is 1-4-2-3: . Which one of the following is the correct expression for the torque transmitted by a conical clutch of outer radius R.

all other conditions remaining unchanged. The car follows a curved path. In the figure above. Oldham’s coupling mechanism has two prismatic pairs and two revolute pairs. .32 /s2 2. What is the magnitude of Coriolis acceleration experienced by the link 4? (a) 0 (b) 0. How many times is its torque carrying capacity increased? (a) 2 times (b) 4 times (c) 8 times (d) 16 times 25. The diameter of a shaft is increased from 30 mm to 60 mm.Which one of the following statements is correct: (a) Both primary and secondary forces the balanced (b) Only primary force is balanced (c) Only secondary force is balanced (d) Both primary and secondary forces are unbalanced 24. Which one of the following statements is correct? The wheels A and B will revolve at different speeds and the casing will revolve at a speed which is equal to the (a) Difference of speeds of A and B (b) Arithmetic mean of speeds of A and B (c) Geometric mean of speeds of A and B (d) Harmonic mean of speeds of A and b 2005 1.24 m/s2 (d) 0.8 (c) 0.In a differential mechanism. Consider the following statements: 1. A ball-and-socket joint has 3 degrees of freedom and is a higher kinematic pair 3. the link 2 rotates at an angular velocity of 2 rad/s. two equal sized bevel wheels A and B are keyed to the two halves of the rear axle of a motor car. The degree of freedom for lower kinematic pairs is always equal to one 2.

2. 3. Which of these statements are correct ? (a) 1.4 (c) 2 (d) 2.II (Different Usage and drive) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. 2 and 3 (b) 1 only (c) 2 and 3 (d) 3 only 3. In a kinematic chain. The tooth is considered as a cantilever beam of uniform strength 3. Consider the following statements pertaining to the basic Lewis equation for the strength design of spur gear teeth: 1. Epicyclic gear train B. 5. Worm and worm gear List.5 4. what of the gear 4? (a) 1. 2 and 3 (d) 2. Loading of the teeth is static in nature.Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1.I A. Match List-I (Type of Gear/Gear Train) with List. Single pair of teeth participates in power transmission at any instant. Bevel Gear C.2 (b) 1. In the figure shown below.II 1. Meshing teeth come in contract suddenly. Reduces end thrust 2. a quaternary joint is equivalent to: (a) One binary joint (b) Two binary joint (c) Tree binary joint (d) Four binary joint 4. 3 and 4 (c) 1. Spiral gears are used to connect: (a) Two parallel shafts (c) Two non-parallel and non-intersecting (b) Two intersecting shafts (d) None of the above 5. 2. Drive non-parallel non-intersecting shafts . Profile.Low gear ratio 3. 4 and 5 6. 4 and 5 (b) 1. if the speed of the input shaft of the spur gear train is 2400 rpm and the speed of the output shaft is 100 rpm.

They are used for very high speed reductions. If spin vector is rotated about the precession vector axis in a direction opposite to that of precession through 900. The effect of gyroscopic couple on a car while negotiating a curve is that its outer wheels tend to get lifted from the ground. Drives non. 2 and 3 8. 2. Consider the following statements concerning centrifugal governors: . the new position of the spin vector indicates the direction of the torque vector. 3.parallel intersecting shafts 5. 2. The axis of worm and gear are generally perpendicular and non-intersecting.D. The velocity ratio does not depend on the helix angle of the worm. Harringbone Gear 4. Which of these statements are correct? (a) 1 and 2 (b) 1 and 3 (c) 2 and 3 (d) 1. Consider the following statements: 1. Which of the following statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2 (b) Porter governor (d) Hartnell governor 10. Consider the following statements in respect of worm gears: 1. Which one of the following governors is used to drive a gramophone? (a) Watt governor (b) Pickering governor 9. High gear ratio Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 5 2 5 2 B 4 3 3 4 C 3 4 4 3 D 1 5 1 5 7.

When sleeve of a centrifugal governor reaches its topmost position.8 N-m 13.1. What is the nature of displacement of the following. 3. If the speed of the crank is found to drop from 30 rad/s to 20 rad/s during punching.4 N-m (b) 104. rotating with a uniform angular velocity of rad/s.7 N-m (c) 477.2 N-m (d) 523. The crank of a slider-crank punching press has a mass moment of inertia of 1 kgm2. - ] (b) ( ) (c) ( ) (d) [ [ ]] 15. The below figure shown a cam with a circular profile. . Figure given below shows a spring-mass system where the mass m is fixed in between two springs of stiffness S1 and S2. what is the maximum torque demand during the punching operation? (a) 94. The slope of the controlling force curve should be less that of the straight line representing the centripetal force at the speed considered for the stability of a centrifugal governor. the engine should develop maximum power. What is the equivalent spring stiffness? (a) S1 – S2 (b) S1 + S2 (c) (d) ) of the system 14. The below figure shows the torque demand per revolution for a punching operation. Isochronism for a centrifugal governor can be achieved only at the expense of stability. Which one of the following is the correct value of the natural frequency (( given below? (a) [ . Which one of the following expresses the sensitiveness of a governor? (a) (b) (c) ( ) (d) ( ) 12. 2. Which of these statements is/are correct? (a) 1 and 2 (b) 2 and 3 (c) 2 only (d) 3 only 11.

(a) Uniform (b) Parabolic (c) Simple harmonic (d) Cycloidal 16. Which of the following statements concerning centrifugal governors: (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2 21. Consider the following statements for a 4-cylinder in line engine whose cranks are arranged at regular intervals of 900: 1. Which one of the following can completely balance several masses revolving in different planes on a shaft? (a) A single mass in any one plane revolving masses (c) Two masses in any two planes (b) A single mass in one of the planes of the (d) Two equal masses in any planes . it’s the life (a) Remains unchanged (c) Increases four times (b) Increases two times (d) Increases eight times 19. what is the approximate magnitude of the maximum ‘shaking force’ created by the engine. If the effective reciprocating mass of the engine is 1. There are 8 possible firing orders for the engine. If the load on a ball bearing is halved. This is because: (a) Profile angle is zero (c) Profile angle is large (b) Profile angle is moderate (d) There is difficulty in manufacturing the profile 17. A single cylinder. What is the main advantage of hydrodynamic bearing roller bearing? (a) Easy to assemble (b) Relatively low price (c) Superior load carrying capacity at higher speeds (d) Less frictional resistance 18. (a) 533 N (b) 666 N (c) 133 N (d) None of the above 20.2 kg. Power screws are used to produce uniform. Primary force will remain unbalanced for some firing orders. 2. slow and powerful motion such as required in presses. ‘V’ threads are usually not used for this application due to low efficiency. jakes and other machinery. four-stroke IC engine rotating at 900 rpm has crank length of 50 mm and a connecting rod length of 200 mm.

Match List-I (Part to be Joined) with List. a double rocker mechanism results. Consider the following statements: 1. Which of these statements is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2 3.II . What is the number of instantaneous centre of rotation for a 6-link mechanism? (a) 4 (b) 6 (c) 12 (d) 15 4. Reason (R): Slotted link A is rotating with angular velocity w and the Block B slides in the slot of A Of these statements: (a) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A (b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A (c) A is true but R is fales (d) A is fales but R is true 2. Lower pairs are more resistant than the higher pairs in a plane mechanism. when the link opposite to the shortest link is fixed.I List.coplanar and non-parallel shafts (d) Non-coplanar and parallel shafts 2006 1. A Hooke’s Joint is used to connect two: (a) Coplanar and non-parallel shafts (c) Coplanar and parallel shafts (b) Non. In a 4-bar mechanism (with 4 turning pairs). 2. Consider the following statements: Assertion (A): Link A experiences Coriolis acceleration relative to the fixed link.II (Type of Joint) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List.22.

Pin Joint 2. Piston rod and cross head D.Knuckle-joint 3. Which one of the following statements is not correct? (a) Hooke’s joint is used to connect two rotating coplanar. non-intersecting shafts (b) Hooke’s joint is used to connect two rotating coplanar. Herringbone gearing C.I A Helical gearing B.II 1. Strap end of the connecting rod C. Hypoid gearing List.II (Characteristics) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List. Worm gearing D. Links of four-bar chain 1. Skew shafts 4. 6. Cotter Joint Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 1 2 1 2 B 3 4 4 3 C 4 3 3 4 D 2 1 2 1 5. Zero axial thrust 2. Match List-I (Type of Gears) with List. Gib and Cotter Joint 4. B.Non-inter-changeable 3.A Two rods having relative axial motion. Parallel shafts Codes: A B C D . on-intersecting shafts (c) Oldham’s coupling is used to connect two parallel rotating shafts (d) Hooke’s joint is used in the steering mechanism for automobiles.

Closed-loop control system 2.(a) (b) (c) (d) 4 3 4 3 1 2 2 1 3 4 3 4 2 1 1 2 7.I A. The condition of stability of a governor requires that the slope of the controlling force curve should be less than that of the line representing the centripetal force at the equilibrium speed under consideration. Which of these statements is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2 8. Match List-I (Property) with List. What is the value of pressure angle generally used for involute gears? (a) 350 (b) 300 (c) 250 (d) 200 9. Consider the following statements: (a) A stub has a working depth larger than of a full-depth tooth. the sleeve should at once reach the lovermost position. (b) The path of contact for involute gears is an arc of a circle. On-off control List. Resonance B. For a centrifugal governor when the load on the prime mover drops suddenly.Free vibrations . Which of these statements is /are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2 10. Consider the following statements: 1. In which one of the following is a flywheel generally employed? (a) Lathe (b) Electric motor (c) Punching machine (d) Gearbox 11. 2.II 1.II (System) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: List.

Mechanical brake Codes: A (a) (b) (c) (d) 1 3 1 3 B 2 4 4 2 C 4 2 2 4 D 3 1 3 1 12. Natural frequency D.C. What is the maximum acceleration of a cam follower undergoing simple harmonic motion? (a) ( ) (b) ( ) (c) ( ) (d) . What is the number of nodes in a shaft carrying three rotors? (a) Zero (b) 2 (c) 3 (d) 4 13. Feedback signal 3. Excessively large amplitude 4.