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QUESTIONAIRE FOR THE INTERVIEW

Date:-......................................

Ref: ANAND/CHR/INTQUE/5
Time: - 30 minute

Name of Candidate: -_______________________________________
Position Applied for:- _______________________________________
1) A baffle plate is fitted inside the oil pan to prevent the oil from splashing when it is subjected
to vibration and other movement during vehicle operation
a) True

b) False

2) The motion of the cam is transferred to the valves through
A. pistons
B. rocker arms
C. camshaft pulley
D. valve stem
3) If the engine coolant leaks into the engine oil, then engine oil
A. appears milky
B. becomes foamy
C. turns black
D. none of these
4) The function of an alternator in an automobile is to

continually recharge the battery D.A. alternator shaft C. crankshaft via drive belt D. Yes B. make the crankshaft turn smoothly 6) The torque available at the contact between driving wheels and road is known as A. reduce the resistance to sliding that occurs between the cam and the tappet B. camshaft B. clutch effort D. allow for lengthening of the valves owing to the heat of combustion C. supply electric power B. brake effort B. increase the speed at which the valves move up and down D. tractive effort C. crankshaft directly 8) The flywheel and the pressure plate bind the clutch disc between them so that the engine and the transmission can be engaged. No . convert mechanical energy into electrical energy C. none of these 7) The oil pump is driven by the A. partly convert engine power into electric power 5) It is necessary to maintain the valve clearances as they A. A.

10:1 13) If the air-fuel mixture ignites before the spark takes place at spark plug. gross vehicle width B. gross vehicle wheel track 11) The firing order for an in-line four cylinder I. 1-3-2-4 12) If the air-fuel mixture in a spark ignition engine is too rich. 1-2-4-3 D. detonation B. the condition is called A. 15:1 C. distributes intake air equally to the cylinders 10)In automobiles G. refers to A.C. reduces intake noise C. promotes the mixture of air and fuel B.V. 1-3-4-2 C. ignition .W. then air-fuel ratio is about A. gross vehicle wheel base D. 1-2-3-4 B. engine is A.9) The main function of intake manifold is that it A. cools the intake air to a suitable temperature D. 17:1 B. 13:1 D. gross vehicle weight C.

is known as A. has curved plates instead of flat plates D. valve timing diagram D. axial force diagram C. does not use an electrolyte 16) The operation of removing trapped air from the hydraulic braking system is known as A. it makes petrol engines lighter B. uses chemical action to provide electricity C. makes chemicals by mechanical means B. none of these 15) The battery is an electrochemical device. cleaning 17) The compression ratio in petrol engine is kept less than in Diesel engine because A. tapping C. rumble 14) The diagram which shows the correct crank positions corresponding to the opening and closing of the valves. trapping B. higher or equivalent compression ratio in petrol engines is not possible due to preignition .C. which means battery A. indicator diagram B. bleeding D. pre-ignition D.

supply electricity to the alternator B. API 50 21) The main task of a battery in automobiles is to A. 90° D.I. steam engines D. API SF C. compression ignition (C.) engines C. 30° B. it is just customary to have less compression ratio in petrol engines 18) The valve overlap in four stroke petrol engines is approximately A. less compression ratio gives better performance D. SAE 30 B. 120° 19) The petrol engines are also known as A. spark ignition (S. SAE 20 W-50 D.) engines B. 60° C. none of these 20) Which of the following indicates a multigrade oil ? A. supply electricity to the vehicle's electrical system at all times while the engine is running .C. act as a reservoir or stabilizer of electricity C.I.

compensate for variations in the relative positions of the differential and the wheels which result from bumpy road surfaces or other similar driving conditions. eight 25)The driveshafts are connected to the differential and wheel hubs through universal joints because the universal joints A.supply a large amount of power to turn the starter motor when the engine is being started D. bore and stroke D. none of the above 24) The number of exhaust manifolds in a V-6 engine are A. bore and length 23) The purpose of a cylinder head gasket is to A. C. absorb any difference in speed between the left and right wheels when the vehicle is turning . two C. prevent the combustion gases from leaking from the joint between the cylinder block and the cylinder head B. absorb the vibrations transferred from the surface of the road B. displacement and efficiency C. four D. one B. 22) The size of engine cylinder is referred in terms of its A. prevent engine oil from going into combustion chamber C. removes impurities from cylinder head lubricating oil D. diameter and bore B.

D. stoichiometric mixture C. too rich mixture 27) The two rows of cylinders in a 'V' type engine are generally arranged at A. Agree 30) The starter motor is driven by A. gear drive B. distance between T. most economical mixture D. Disagree . 45° B.D.D. none of the above 26) If the spark plug deposit indicates black coating of soot.C. chain drive B. and it consequently prevents against excessive tyre wear. length of the connecting rod C. A. volume of the cylinder B. 29) The differential ensures that each wheel is driven at a speed which corresponds to the distance it must travel around a corner. it indicates that the engine has been generally operating on A. internal diameter of the cylinder D. 60° C. 130° 28) The stroke of an engine is the A. too lean mixture B. 90° D. and B.C.

flat belt drive D.C. V-belt drive .