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1. Choose the most appropriate word from the options given below to complete the following
sentence.
Communication and interpersonal skills are_____ important in their own ways.
(A) each (B) both (C) all (D) either

2. Which of the options given below best completes the following sentence?
She will feel much better if she ________________.
(A) will get some rest (B) gets some rest
(C) will be getting some rest (D) is getting some rest

3. Choose the most appropriate pair of words from the options given below to complete the
following sentence.
She could not _____ the thought of _________ the election to her bitter rival.
(A) bear, loosing (B) bare, loosing (C) bear, losing (D) bare, losing

4. A regular die has six sides with numbers 1 to 6 marked on its sides. If a very large number of
throws show the following frequencies of occurrence: 1 → 0.167; 2 → 0.167; 3 → 0.152; 4 →
0.166; 5 → 0.168; 6 → 0.180. We call this die
(A) irregular (B) biased (C) Gaussian (D) insufficient
Exp: For a very large number of throws, the frequency should be same for unbiased throw. As it
not same, then the die is baised.

5. Fill in the missing number in the series.
2 3 6 15 ___ 157.5 630
Exp:
2 3 6 15 45 157.5 630

1.5 2 2.5 3 3.5 4

2nd number
is in increa sin g order as shown above
1st number 

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Q. No. 6 – 10 Carry One Mark Each

6. Find the odd one in the following group
Q,W,Z,B B,H,K,M W,C,G,J M,S,V,X
(A) Q,W,Z,B (B) B,H,K,M (C) W,C,G,J (D) M,S,V,X
Exp: a W Z B
B H K N
17 23 26 2
W C G J M S V X
6 3 2 6 4 3 6 3 2
6 3 2

7. Lights of four colors (red, blue, green, yellow) are hung on a ladder. On every step of the
ladder there are two lights. If one of the lights is red, the other light on that step will always
be blue. If one of the lights on a step is green, the other light on that step will always be
yellow. Which of the following statements is not necessarily correct?
(A) The number of red lights is equal to the number of blue lights
(B) The number of green lights is equal to the number of yellow lights
(C) The sum of the red and green lights is equal to the sum of the yellow and blue lights
(D) The sum of the red and blue lights is equal to the sum of the green and yellow lights

8. The sum of eight consecutive odd numbers is 656. The average of four consecutive even
numbers is 87. What is the sum of the smallest odd number and second largest even number?
Exp: Eight consecutive odd number =656
a-6, a-1, a-2, a ,a+2 ,a+4, a+6
a+8=656
a=81
Smallest m=75 … (1)
Average consecutive even numbers
a −2+a +a +2+a +4
⇒ = 87
4
⇒ a = 86
Second largest number =88
1+2=163

9. The total exports and revenues from the exports of a country are given in the two charts
shown below. The pie chart for exports shows the quantity of each item exported as a
percentage of the total quantity of exports. The pie chart for the revenues shows the
percentage of the total revenue generated through export of each item. The total quantity of
exports of all the items is 500 thousand tonnes and the total revenues are 250 crore rupees.
Which item among the following has generated the maximum revenue per kg? 

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com Q. Applying L-Hospital Rule. No. lim x →0 4cos 4 x 2 = = 0.com ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. Lt  is equal to x → 0 sin ( 4x )    (A) 0 (B) 0.5 (C) 1 (D) 2 Answer: B e 2x − 1  0  Exp: lim is   x →0 sin 4x  0  2e 2x So.gateonlinex.5 4  3.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 4 . Curl of vector F = x 2 z 2 ˆi − 2xy 2 zjˆ + 2y 2 z3 kˆ is (A) ( 4yz 3 ) + 2xy 2 i + 2x 2 zjˆ − 2y 2 zkˆ (B) ( 4yz 3 ) + 2xy 2 ˆi + 2x 2 zjˆ − 2y 2 zkˆ (C) 2xz 2 ˆi − 4xyzjˆ + 6y 2 z 2 kˆ (D) 2xz 2 ˆi + 4xyzjˆ + 6y 2 z 2 kˆ Answer: A  Exp: Given F = x 2 z 2i 2xy 2 zJ + 2y 2 z3 k i j k   ∂ ∂ ∂ curl F = ∇× F = 2x 2y 2z x 2 z2 −2xy z 2y 2 z 3 2 = i ( 4yz3 + 2xy 2 ) − j ( 0 − 2x 2 z ) + k ( −2y 2 z − 0 ) = ( 4yz 2 + 2xy 2 + 2x 2 zj) − 2y 2 z k  India’s No. 1 – 25 Carry One Mark Each  −5 2  1.gateforum. One of the eigenvectors of the matrix   is  −9 6   −1  −2  2 1 ( A)   ( B)   ( C)   ( D)   1 9  −1 1 Answer: D  −5 2  Exp: Eigen values of the matrix   are 4. -3  −9 6  ∴ the eigen vector corresponding to eigen vector λ is Ax = λx (verify the options) 1   is eigen vector corresponding to eigen value λ = 3 1  e 2x − 1  2. Downloaded from www.

com 4. and coefficient of thermal expansion.gateforum. A two member truss ABC is shown in the figure. Poisson’s ratio v. The force (in kN) transmitted in member AB is _______ A 1m B 10 kN 0. A steel cube. The best approximation of the minimum value attained by e − x sin (100x ) for x ≥ 0 is _______ Answer: 1. The pressure (hydrostatic stress) developed within the cube. when it is subjected to a uniform increase in temperature. Two parts are being drawn simultaneously in a random manner from the box. with all faces free to deform. α .5m C  India’s No. has Young’s modulus. ∆ T.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 5 . A box contains 25 parts of which 10 are defective.00 to – 0. is given by α ( ∆T ) E α ( ∆T ) E α ( ∆T ) E (A) 0 ( B) (C) − (D) 1 − 2ν 1 − 2ν 3 (1 − 2ν ) Answer: A Exp: Since all the faces are free to expand the stresses due to temperature rise is equal to 0. 7. The probability of both the parts being 7 42 25 5 ( A) ( B) ( C) ( D) 20 125 29 9 Answer: A Exp: Two parts can be selected in the following way 15C 2 × 10 C 0 Good Bad 15 10 2 0 1 1 0 2 Total no. of parts = 25.94 6. Two parts can e selected in 25C 2 ways 15C 2 ×10Co 105 7 Required probability = = = 25C 2 300 20 5. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. E.

which one of the following is correct? (A) Normal stress is zero in the z-direction (B) Normal stress is tensile in the z-direction (C) Normal stress is compressive in the z-direction (D) Normal stress varies in the z-direction Answer: A Exp: For a plane stress criteria.5 0. Normal stress in Z direction = 0. if the free stream velocity increases by a factor of 2.com 11.664 ( Re ) ( Pr ) 0.664  ( Pr ) 0.33 0.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 7 . Downloaded from www. The thermal efficiency of an air-standard Brayton cycle in terms of pressure ratio r p and ( ) γ = c p / c p is given by 1 1 1 ( A) ( B) ( C) 1 1− r −1 1− 1− ( D) 1− ( γ −1) / γ r p rpr r 1/ r p rp Answer: D 1 Exp: Thermal efficiency of air standard efficiency = 1 − γ −1 ( rp ) γ  India’s No. then the average heat transfer coefficient rises by a factor of 2.gateforum.33  k  µ  h ∝ V 0. So when free stream velocity increases by a factor of 2.5 . 13. A thin plate of uniform thickness is subject to pressure as shown in the figure below y y x z Under the assumption of plane stress.5 hL  ρVD  = 0.com ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. the average heat transfer coefficient (A) remains same (B) decreases by a factor of 2 (C) rises by a factor of 2 (D) rises by a factor of 4 Answer: C Exp: For laminar flow. Nu = 0. For laminar forced convection over a flat plate.gateonlinex. h ∝ V. 12.

In a heat exchanger.com ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. This heat exchanger is (A) a condenser (B) an evaporator (C) a counter flow heat exchanger (D) a parallel flow heat exchanger Answer: C Temperature distribution t h1 t h2 t h1 ∆ T2 t c2 ∆ T1 ∆ T1 t h2 ∆ T2 t c1 t c1 t c2 (a ) Condenser (∆T1 > ∆T2 ) (b) Evaporator ( ∆T1 > ∆T2 ) Tn1 t h1 ∆ T1 Tn 2 t c2 ∆ T1 ∆ T2 t h2 ∆ T2 Tc2 t c1 Tc1 (c) Counter flow Heat Exchanger (∆T1 = ∆T2 ) (d) Parallel flow Exchanger (∆T1 > ∆T2 ) From the above temperature distribution.03432 m3 / kg . v . which one of the following conditions must be satisfied?   ( A ) ∇.56 = 3139 16. Downloaded from www.gateforum. where ∆T1 is the temperature difference between the two single phase fluid streams at one end and ∆T2 is the temperature difference at the other end.gateonlinex. For an incompressible flow field. it is observed that ∆T1 = ∆T2 .56 = 3138.V = 0 15.v = 0 ( B) ∇ × v = 0 ∂V  ( ) ( )    ( C) v .1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 8 .03432) = 2864 + 274.com  14. A pure substance at 8 MPa and 400 °C is having a specific internal energy of 2864 kJ/kg and a specific volume of 0.∇ V = 0 ∂t Answer: A Exp: Incompressible flow condition  ∇.  India’s No. ∇ × v = 0 ( D ) + V . we can say option ‘c’ is the correct answer. Its specific enthalpy (in kJ/kg) is _______ Answer: 3135 to 3140 Exp: h = u+pv h = 2864+ (8000 kPa) × (0.

that m+n equations (1) and (2) constitute m+n-1 independent equations in mn unknowns.1 (D) m Answer: C Exp: DESTINATION TOTAL O 1 2 3 n R 1 x11 x12 a1 I 2 x 21 x 22 a2 G I N m x m1 x m2 x mn am A T m n O T b1 b2 bn ∑ a i =∑ b J i =1 J =1 A L n ∑x iJ = a i .. Pi − Po = Po r 4 × 0. ( J = 1.r Exp: Surface tension in a bubble = Pi 4 4T we know.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 9 .com ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. ( i = 1.. Downloaded from www.072 N/m) is _______ Answer: 287 to 289 ∆p.gateonlinex.072 ∆p = = 288 N m 2 .001 18. If there are m sources and n destinations in a transportation matrix...001 m immersed in water (surface tension = 0. the total number of basic variables in a basic feasible solution is (A) m + n (B) m + n + 1 (C) m + n ..n ) ____ ( 2 ) L =1 x iJ ≥ 0 ___ ( 3) m m ∑∑ C iJ x iJ = mn ____ ( 4 ) i =1 J =1 It is evident from the above diagram. 2.com 17. The difference in pressure (in N/m2) across an air bubble of diameter 0..  India’s No.. 0. 2.m ) ____ (1) J =1 m ∑x iJ = b J .gateforum..

5) 5 tan θ = θ1 = ( −5.gateonlinex.0) x ( 0. The flatness of a machine bed can be measured using (A) Vernier calipers (B) Auto collimator (C) Height gauge (D) Tool maker’s microscope Answer: B Exp: Flatness of machine bed can be measured from Auto collimator. 2 ) 2 5 ∴θ = tan −1 90° 2 2 θ = 68. The most economical process for producing a batch of 100 pieces is Process Fixed cost(in Rs.5) (B) (-5.2° 21.  India’s No.com 19.8° = 5 ∴θ ' = ( −5. 21.0) and Q(2.8° −x 5 P ( 2. The new coordinate pair of the end point Q is (A) (-2.5) rotates counter clockwise about P in the XY plane by 90°.2 ) . Downloaded from www.2) (C) (-5.) Variable cost per piece (in Rs.5) θ = ( 2. A robot arm PQ with end coordinates P(0. -2) (D) (2.2° θ = 68°.c + θ × vc = 20 + 100 × 3 = 320 II 50 + 100 × 1 = 150 III 40 + 100 × 2 = 240 IV 10 + 100 × 4 = 410 Hence process (B) is most economical. The fixed cost and the variable cost for each of the processes are listed below.0) 2 tan 21. II.) I 20 3 II 50 1 III 40 2 IV 10 4 (A) I (B) II (C) III (D) IV Answer: B Exp: Process Cost of production for 100 I F. A component can be produced by any of the four processes I. 20. III and IV.com ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 10 .gateforum. -5) y Answer: B Exp: ( 0.

S-2 (D) P-3. Q-4. S-V (B) P-III. R-IV. R-2. match Group A with Group B: Group A Group B (p) Defect in extrusion I: alligatoring (q) Defect in rolling II: scab (r) Product of skew rolling III: Fish tail (s) Product of rolling through cluster mill IV: Seamless tube V: thin sheet with tight tolerance VI: semi-finished balls of ball bearing (A) P-II.gateforum. R-4. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. Q-1. R-V.com 22. Q-I. R-VI. With respect to metal working. Q-II. Q-2.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 11 . The most appropriate one to drill a hole of square cross section of 6 mm × 6 mm and 25 mm deep (A) is abrasive Jet Machining (B) is Plasma Arc Machining (C) is Laser Beam Machining (D) is Electro Discharge Machining Answer: D 24. R-4. S-VI Answer: B  India’s No. Match the Machine Tools (Group A) with the probable Operations (Group B): Group A Group B (p) Centre lathe (1) Slotting (q) Milling (2) Counter-boring (r) Grinding (3) Knurling (s) Drilling (4) Dressing (A) P-1. S-V (C) P-III. Q-1. S-3 (C) P-3. S-3 (B) P-2. Q-I. The following four unconventional machining processes are available in a shop floor. The relationship between true strain ( ε T ) and engineering strain ( ε E ) in a uniaxial tension test is given as (A) ε g = ln (1 + ε T ) ( B) ε g = ln (1 − ε T ) ( C) ε T = ln (1 + ε E ) ( D) ε T = ln (1 − ε E ) Answer: C  ∆L  Lf dL Exp: ∈True = Lo ∫ L = ln 1 +  Lo   ∆L But =∈E ⇒∈True = ln (1+ ∈E ) . Lo 25. R-VI. S-1 Answer: C 23. S-VI (D) P-I. Q-III. R-4.

y2 + constant 2 2 (C) . The general solution of the differential equation = cos ( x + y ) .gateforum. 26 – 55 Carry Two Marks Each 26. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. ∂u ∂v ∂u ∂v ie. y) + i v(x. No. y). where i = −1 . with c as a constant. y) must be (A) x2 + y2 + constant (B) x2 . y) = 2 x y. ν = − x 2 + y2 + cons tan t. satisfies the C-R equation.x2 ..y2 + constant Answer: C Exp: Given f ( z ) = u + iv is analytic and u = 2xy We know that if f(z) is analytic then CR equations will be satisfied. is dx x + y ( A) y + sin ( x + y ) = x + c ( B) tan   = y+c 2   x + y  x + y ( C) cos   2  = x+c ( D) tan   2  = x+c Answer: D Exp: dy = cos ( x + y ) dx dy dν dy dν Put x + y = ν ⇒ 1+ = ⇒ = −1 dx dx dx dx dν ⇒ − 1 = cos ν dx 1 ⇒ dν = dx ( var iable separable ) 1+ cos ν 1+ cos 2 θ = 2cos 2 θ  1 ∫ dν = fdx + c   ν 1+ cos θ = 2cos 2 θ  2cos 2  2  2 1 ν 2 ∫ sec 2 dν = x + c 2 ν  x+ y Tan = x + c ⇒ Tan   = x+c 2  2   India’s No.com Q. An analytic function of a complex variable z = x + i y is expressed as f (z) = u(x.x + y + constant (D) . then v(x. = and = − ∂x ∂y ∂y ∂x Verify the options which satisfy the above C-R equations. dy 27.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 12 . If u(x.

1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 13 .y n −1  4 0..3862 ) = 1. If the dice is thrown thrice.  3  3 3  3 27 27 27 4 29.3863) + (1.76 4 Exp: Given ∫ lnx dx 2. If a load P and bending moment PL/2 are applied at the free end of the beam then the value of the slope at the free end is P PL / 2 L 1 PL2 PL2 3 PL2 5 PL2 ( A) ( B) ( C) ( D) 2 EI EI 2 EI 2 EI Answer: B  India’s No.30 5 5 x 2. The flexural rigidity (EI) of a cantilever beam is assumed to be constant over the length of the beam shown in figure.5 Let y = ln x = n= = 0.314 + 1. blue or green such that each colour appears only two times on the dice.3 ∫ lnx dx = ( 0.3026 + 9.27 2 1 Exp: p= = 6 3 1 2 q =1− = 3 3 u sin g Binomial distribution 2 1 3 0 1  2 1  2 6 1 7 p ( x ≥ 2 ) = 3C2     + 3C3     = + = ..1 3.2238 1.3083)  2.25 to 0. Consider an unbiased cubic dice with opposite faces coloured identically and each face coloured red. The value of ∫ ln ( x ) dx 2.com 28.0296 + 1.3863 xn h Trapezoidal Rule is ∫ f ( x ) dx x0 = 2 ( y 0 + y n ) + 2y1 + ..4 3.1314 1. the probability of obtaining red colour on top face of the dice at least twice is _______ Answer: 0.5 1.5 calculated using the Trapezoidal rule with five subintervals is _______ Answer: 1.3083 1.5 2  = 0. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www.15 ( 2..7533 30.74 to 1..7 4.2238 + 1.0 y = lnx 0.5 n =5 4 − 2.0296 1.gateforum.9163 + 1.9163 1.8 3.5 2...

etc. Consider a flywheel whose mass M is distributed almost equally between a heavy. L. such as spokes. Other parts of the flywheel. For a factor of safety of 2. The maximum vertical deflection of the beam is given by wL4 wL4 wL4 wL4 ( A) ( B) ( C) ( D) 8EI 16EI 4EI 24EI Answer: A Wl 4 Exp: Maximum deflection for cantilever subjected to UDL is . ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. have negligible mass.9 mm π 2 d 4 M10 33.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 14 . ring-like rim of radius R and a concentric disk-like feature of radius R/2. with uniform cross-section and flexural rigidity. 2  2   India’s No. is loaded uniformly by a vertical load.56. is _______ Answer: 0. EI.55 to 0. the minimum metric specification required for the bolt is 19 k / N 19 k / N (A) M8 (B) M10 (C) M12 (D) M16 Answer: B Exp: σ y = 200 MPa P = 19 × 103 N P σ= ⇒ d = 10. A cantilever beam of length.gateforum. the bolt material has shear yield strength of 200 MPa. w per unit length.57 Exp: Moment of Inertia of fly wheel I = mr R 2 R +R 2 2 R = mean Radius of Rim = M   = 0.com Exp: Slope due to point load PL2 θ1 = 2EI ML θ2 = EI PL2 PL L PL2 θ= + = 2EI 2 EI EI 31. 8EI 32.56 MR ⇒ α = 0. if the moment of inertia of the flywheel about its axis of rotation is expressed as α MR2. The best approximation for α . For the three bolt system shown in the figure.

k1 + k 2 ( A) k1 2m k1 + k 2 ( B) 4m m k1 − k 2 k2 ( C) m k1 + k 2 ( D) θ m Answer: D Exp: It is parallel k eq = k1 + k 2 k eq ωn = m k1 + k 2 ωn = m 35. A truck accelerates up a 10O incline with a crate of 100 kg.m) that can be transmitted is _______ Answer: 529 to 532 Exp: As per uniform wear theory πµPa d Torque =  D 2 − d 2  8 π × 0.5 × 106 =  0. What is the natural frequency of the spring mass system shown below? The contact between the block and the inclined plane is frictionless. The outer diameter of the clutch plate is 200 mm and its internal diameter is 100 mm. Value of static coefficient of friction between the crate and the truck surface is 0.12  8 = 530. The mass of the block is denoted by m and the spring constants are denoted by k1 and k2 as shown below.3  India’s No.14N − m 36. Assuming uniform wear theory for the clutch plate.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 15 . the maximum torque (in N.com 34.3.3 × 1.5 MPa.0 to 1.gateforum. The maximum value of acceleration (in m/s2) of the truck such that the crate does not slide down is _______ Answer: 1. A disc clutch with a single friction surface has coefficient of friction equal to 0.22 − 0.3. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. The maximum pressure which can be imposed on the friction material is 1.

81 = 1.m2) of a flywheel to keep the speed fluctuation within ± 0.gateforum. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. Assuming that the engine runs at an average speed of 200 rpm. which one of the following statements is true? σ σ τ τ (A) I yields after II I II (B) II yields after I (C) Both yield simultaneously (D) Nothing can be said about their relative yielding Answer: C Exp: Both yields simultaneously.5  −0. 38. 37. From the standpoint of distortion energy (von-Mises) criterion.3 cos10 − sin10] 9.com FF ma Exp: 1 mg sin θ 2 10° mg mg cos θ FBD − 2 ( Truck ) RN FBD − 1 FF1 mg mg cos10 ΣFalong = ma mg sin10 mg FF − mg sin θ = ma ⇒ µ mg cos10 − mg sin10 = ma ⇒ a = [ 0. the polar mass moment of inertia (in kg.  India’s No.5% of the average speed is _______ Answer: 590 to 595 π Exp: ∆E = Iω2 Cs 4  2π × 200   0. Consider the two states of stress as shown in configurations I and II in the figure below.5   2 ⇒ 2600 = I ×   × −   60   100  100   ⇒ I = 595.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 16 .19. Maximum fluctuation of kinetic energy in an engine has been calculated to be 2600 J.

shown in the figure below is used for advertisements. while its floor ( ε = 0. Assuming no disturbances due to wind. ε = 1 ) of its roof maintained at 800 K. The net radiative heat transfer (in kW) from the roof to the floor is _______ Answer: 24. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www.K) is ________ GATE − 2014 Answer: 5300 to 5330 Exp: F1 F2 F3 ( m )by ( m )buyoncy g = ( m )He g + ( m ) ballon g mass due to mass of helium mass of ballon ( m )he + ( m )ballon replaced air filled in material and rope 4 100 × 103 × × π × 53 × 9.81 p.vg F1 = ( m ) buyoncy .81 p.K4. 42.08 kJ/kg.3N 4 100 × 103 × × π × 53 × 9.T 0.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 18 .v.0 to 25.g F2 = ( m )Helium .08 × 103 × 288 ∴ F2 = 857.45 = 5313.gateforum.5) is kept at 600 K.3 − 857.T 2.45 N ∴ ( F )3 = F1 − F2 = 6171.668 × 10-8 W/m2.289 × 103 × 288 ∴ F1 = 6171.com 41. A hemispherical furnace of 1 m radius has the inner surface (emissivity. The balloon is filled with helium (RHe = 2. g = = 3 R a . A spherical balloon with a diameter of 10 m.g = = 3 R He . Stefan-Boltzmann constant is 5.85 N.289 kJ/kg. the maximum allowable weight (in newton) of balloon material and rope required to avoid the fall of the balloon (Rair = 0.2  India’s No.K) at ambient conditions of 15°C and 100 kPa.

081 flρV 2 0.5 So.5 × 2 . 2D 2 × 10 × 10−3 44.gateforum.054 Re Re 1166.9 kW.1 × 10 × 10−3 = = 1166.081 ( laminar flow ) 855 × 10−6 64 64 64 f= = = = 0. respectively. F11 = 0. 43.K) of material P is _______ k=? P q '' = 10kW / m 2 Steelslab Steelslab T2 = 360 K T1 = 500 K 20 20 All dim ensions in mm  India’s No.5 ∴ F22 = 0. Assume thermal conductivity of this steel is 10 W/m.5 F12 A2 2πR 2 ∴ F21 = 0.1) 2 ∆p = = = 6840 pa. The boundary temperatures of the slabs are indicated in the figure.5 < F22 = 0. Assuming fully-developed flow.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 19 .668 × 10−8 ( 8004 − 6004 ) watt or θ = 24. A material P of thickness 1 mm is sandwiched between two steel slabs. F12 = 1.s/m2. as shown in the figure below.com Exp: Let the base be (1) and hemispherical furnace be (2) ∴ F11 + F12 = 1___ (1) F21 + F22 = 1___ ( 2 ) ∵ F11 = 0 ∴ F12 = 2 A1 πR 2 A1F12 = A 2 F21 ∴ F21 = F12 = F12 = 0. A heat flux 10 kW/m2 is supplied to one of the steel slabs as shown. Water flows through a 10 mm diameter and 250 m long smooth pipe at an average velocity of 0.K.1 m/s.054 × 250 × 997 × ( 0. F21 = 0. the thermal conductivity (k. The density and the viscosity of water are 997 kg/m3 and 855×10-6 N.5 × 5.5 Now Radiative heat transfer. in W/m. considering one-dimensional steady state heat conduction for the configuration. ⇒ θ = A1F12 ε 2 × 6 ( 8004 − 6004 ) watt ∴θ = π × 12 × 1 × 0. 0. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. the pressure drop (in Pa) in the pipe is _______ Answer: 6800 to 6900 ρVD Exp: Re = µ 997 × 0.

5 to 14. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www.25 m from the leading edge of the plate is 8 mm.60 υ or = = x xu ∞ υ x.10 W m.k. here 'k' is constant x x δ δ ∴ 1 = 2 x1 x2 8 δ2 ∴ = ∴δ 2 = 13. In an ideal Brayton cycle.2 Exp: δ k ∴ = .1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 20 .K) at 1 bar and 300 K is compressed to 8 bar.86 mm. specific heat at constant pressure = 1. k2 45.60 0. If the boundary layer thickness at a distance of 0.75 δ 0.4. the boundary layer thickness (in mm). cp/cv = 1. at a distance of 0.11 Exp: t1 = 20 mm.com Answer: 0. The maximum temperature in the cycle is limited to 1280 K. atmospheric air (ratio of specific heats.005 kJ/kg.75 m.60 ∵ = x Re x δ 0. 0. T2 = 360 k. If the heat is supplied at the rate of 80 MW.09 to 0. q in = 10 10 kW m 2 Diagram T1 − T2 qin = t1 t t + 2 + 3 k1A1 k 2 A 2 k 3 A3 Taking unit Area 10 × 103 W m 2 = ( 500 − 360 ) −3  20 × 10 1 × 10−3 20 × 10−3   + +   10 k2 10   1  10  4 +  = 140  k2  1 = 10 ⇒ k 2 = 0.25 0. u ∞ ∵ υ and u ∞ is constant in both the cases 46. k 2 = ? t 3 = 20 mm. is _______ Answer: 13. the mass flow rate (in kg/s) of air required in the cycle is _______  India’s No. Consider laminar flow of water over a flat plate of length 1 m. k1 = 10 W mk t 2 = 1 mm.gateforum. k 3 = 10 10 W mk T1 = 500 k.

8830 ∴ ( ηb )max = 88.K and 2130 J/kg.5 kg/s and 1 kg/s. The specific heat of water and oil are 4178 J/kg. In a concentric counter flow heat exchanger. Mass flow rate of water and the engine oil are 1.4 = 543. cp = 1. The engine oil enters at 100°C and flows in the annular flow passage. 47.com Answer: 105 to 112 T Exp: 3 Given : γ = 1.67  India’s No.gateforum.30% 48. The maximum blade efficiency (in percent) is _______ Answer: 85. T3 = 1280 k 2 P r = 2 =8 4 P1 1 Qin = 80000 kW.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 21 . The effectiveness of this heat exchanger is _______ Answer: 0. The nozzle angle is 20O. Q out (1-2) isentropic process 1 = ( rp ) r T2 r− 5 T1 1.1 to 89.005 (1280 − 300 ) i i m = 108.4.000 = m× 1.65 to 0.K.9 Exp: ( η)max max imum blading efficiency = cos2 α = cos 2 20° = 0.k Qin P1 = 1 bar.43 k Qin = m cp ( T3 − T2 ) i 80.4 −1 T2 = 300 × ( 8 ) 1. P2 = 8 bar T1 = 300 k. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www.07 kg s. respectively. water flows through the inner tube at 25OC and leaves at 42OC. The exit temperature of the engine oil is 50OC. The enthalpy drop in the stage is 100 kJ.005 kJ kg. respectively. Steam at a velocity of 10 m/s enters the impulse turbine stage with symmetrical blading having blade angle 30O.

53 0. Th.7183 Answer: 430 to 440 Exp: given T1 = 253 K T2 ' = 298 K 2 S1 = S2 ' = S22 TC 2' T 4 3 T2 ∴ S1 = S2 = S2 '+ C P ln T2 ' TC T 5 1 1. C h = 2. 100 − 25 49.7841 25 1.2448 177. kg  India’s No.98 kJ/kg.130 = 2.5 kg s.048 230.o = 42°C.K.com Exp: Tc. m h = 1 kg s.gateforum.i = 100°C.178 kJ kg.02 + 0.666. m c = 1.98 ln 2 298 ∴ T2 = 318. The heat required is 200 MJ/h.k Th. The enthalpy (in kJ/kg) of the refrigerant at isentropic compressor discharge is _______ Saturation Pressure Specific enthalpy Specific entropy temperature Tsat ( C) O P(MN/m2) hf(kJ/kg) hg(kJ/kg) Sf(kJ/kg/K Sg(kJ/kg. Tc.7183 + 0.130 kJ kg.178 = 6. ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www.3 .5 × 4. Assume specific heat of vapour at the time of discharge as 0.02 1.i ) 100 − 50 = = 0.1047 1. Other relevant properties are given below.07 413.69 K ∴ Enthalpy of discharge of compressor 5 ⇒ h 2 = h 2 '+ CP ( T2 '− T1 ') ∴ h 2 = 413.21 397.i − Th.K) -20 0.130 kW °C = Cmin C h ( Th.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 22 .267 kW °C = Cmax m h C h = 1 × 2.o = 50°C.98 ( 318.7841 = 1. A heat pump with refrigerant R22 is used for space heating between temperature limits of -20OC and 25OC.i − Tc.k m c Cc = 1. Cc = 4.9139 1.69 − 298) kJ ∴ h 2 = 433.o ) effectiveness = E = Cmin ( Th.i = 25°C.

) 10 Inventory carrying cost per unit per year (in Rs. Downloaded from www. 10. 500 Q 7 P 100 R 4 P 400 S 5 R 200 The normal cost of the project is Rs. R and S as shown below.000 + 2000 + 400 = 12. Q. Activity Normal duration (days) Predecessor Cost slope (Rs. the total cost (in Rupees) of the project is _______ Answer: 12490 to 12510 Exp: 100 day P Q 1 2 4 7 days 3 days 5 days 500 day S S 200 day 2 days 3 400 day Heuristic model to solve the crashing problem: Step I . Consider the following data with reference to elementary deterministic economic order quantity model Annual demand of an item 100000 Unit price of the item (in Rs. If the project duration has to be crashed down to 9 days.per day.and the overhead cost is Rs.com ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www.) 1. 200/./day) P 3 .1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 23 . 400. 51.5 Unit order cost (in Rs.com 50.000/.) 30 The total number of economic orders per year to meet the annual demand is ______ Answer: 49 to 51  India’s No.Crash the lowest cost slope from the critical path ≡ crash activity 's' by 2 days Now critical path = P − Q (10days ) ∴ Total cost of the project = 10000 + 200 × (10days ) + cra shin g cos t = 10. Step III .000 + 2000 + 200 × 2 = 10.gateonlinex.Find the normal time Step II .gateforum.Determine critical path ≡ P-R-S = 12days. A project has four activities P.

R-III. Q-I. The drilling is performed at rotational speed of 400 rpm and feed rate of 0. match Group A with Group B: Group A Group B (p) circular interpolation. The drilling time (in minute) is (A) 1. For the CNC part programming. ccw G04 .00 (B) 1. cw G02 . Point to point movement G02 . Q-IV.6 to 14. Circular interpolation. A mild steel plate has to be rolled in one pass such that the final plate thickness is 2/3rd of the initial thickness.50 (D) 1. A hole of 20 mm diameter is to be drilled in a steel block of 40 mm thickness.5 Demand 100000 ∴ No of order 's / year = = = 50.1 mm/rev.5 Co = 30 order 2 × D × Co 2 × 100000 × 30 ∴ EOQ = = − 2000 Cc 1. R-II. The required approach and over run of the drill together is equal to the radius of drill.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 24 . counter clock wise I: G02 (q) dwell II: G03 (r) circular interpolation. with the entrance speed of 10 m/min and roll diameter of 500 mm.75 Answer: B  India’s No. Dwell 53. Q-III. Downloaded from www.25 (C) 1. the exit velocity (in m/min) is ________ Answer: 14. R-I.gateonlinex. clock wise III: G04 (s) point to point countering IV: G00 (A) P-II. Q-III.8 54. S-III (D) P-II.com Exp: Given D = 100000 year unit cos t = 10 Cc = 1.com ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. If the plate widens by 2% during rolling. S-IV (B) P-I.gateforum. S-IV (C) P-I. Circular interpolation. EOQ 2000 52. R-II. S-IV Answer: A Exp: G00 .

Neglecting the effect of clearance.gateonlinex. The hole is made by punching process. for Rec tan gular hole.com ME-GATE-2014 PAPER-02| www. A s = 2 ( a + b ) t = 2 (100 + 50 ) × 5 = 1500 mm 2  India’s No. Downloaded from www. 0.1 institute for GATE Training  1 Lakh+ Students trained till date  65+ Centers across India 25 .1 × 400 55.gateforum.25 min.com L Exp: T= fN L = t + Ap1 Ap1 = 0. A rectangular hole of size 100 mm × 50 mm is to be made on a 5 mm thick sheet of steel having ultimate tensile strength and shear strength of 500 MPa and 300 MPa. respectively.5 D(holes diameter) = 10 mm t = 40 mm 50 T= = 1. the punching force (in kN) is (A) 300 (B) 450 (C) 600 (D) 750 Answer: B Exp: F = τ0 × A s = 300 × 1500 = 450 kN.