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Part – A

Define CAD and CAM.
Write the 2D transformation for scaling and translation.
What is the difference between CIM I and CIM II?
List the types of network topologies in CIM?
What are the three methods of solving the problem of grouping parts into part
6. What is the objective of retrieval type process planning system?
7. Describe the steps in order release of shop floor control system.
8. Differentiate the dedicated FMS and random order FMS.
9. Define MRP and MRP-II.
10. Differentiate between Lean and Agile manufacturing.
11. List out the drawing features in CAD.
12. What is sculptured surface?
13. What is communication matrix? List out its types.
14. What is MAP model?
15. State the role of GT in CAD/CAM integration.
16. What is CMPP system?
17. List out different stages of shop floor control.
18. Differentiate on line and off line data collection systems.
19. What do you mean by fixed order quantity model?
20. What is OSI model?
Part – B
21. Explain in detail the design process proposed by shigley (conventional modeling) and
the application of computer to the design process with neat flow charts
22. Explain briefly about drawing features in a CAD packages.
23. Explain with suitable example, how the solid models are generated using Boolean
operations (CSG) and boundary representation (B-rep).
24. Explain different types of modeling in a typical CAD pacakage
25. Explain the role of a communication matrix in highlighting the communication needs
of CIM with neat flow diagram.
26. Discuss: Is CIM a concept, or a technology, or both?
27. Explain the various types of CIM data transmission methods.
28. Explain various network topologies with neat sketch
29. Explain the concept of cellular manufacturing
30. Describe the seven layer OSI model of computer networking in CIM.
31. What is composite part concept, as the term applied in GT?
32. Explain the opitz system of parts classification and coding scheme.
33. What is the role of process planning in CAD/CAM integration?
34. Explain the variant approach of CAPP with neat flow diagram.
35. Explain the various phases of shop floor control with neat flow diagram.
36. Describe the automatic identification method of Bar code technology?
37. Explain the material handling equipments used in flexible manufacturing system.
38. Explain the functions performed by the FMS computer control system.
39. Explain the cycle of activities in a Computer integrated production management
systems with neat flow diagram.
40. Briefly explain the various inputs of MRP with block diagram.
41. Explain the various types of control strategies employed in process control
42. Describe about direct digital control.