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OCTOBER 2016
NAVAL ARCHITECTURE
TIME ALLOWED - 3 HOURS

Instructions

1. Answer SIX questions only. THREE from each section
2. All questions carry equal marks.
3. Neatness in handwriting and clarity in expression carries weightage
4. Illustration of an answer with clear sketches / diagrams carries weightage
5. All unused pages of answer script must be cancelled out by two lines (X) across the page.

SECTION -I
Q1. A. Explain what is meant by permissible length of compartments in passenger ships; B. Describe how the
position of bulkheads is determined. C. Describe briefly the significance of the factor of subdivision.
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Q2. Explain how the period of roll varies with - A. The amplitude of roll; B. The radius of gyration; C. The initial
metacentric height; D. The location of masses in the ship
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Q3. A. Describe the relationship between frictional resistance and:
(i) Ship speed; (ii) the wetted area; (iii) surface roughness; (iv) The length of the vessel.
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Q4. If a ship is seriously damaged under water in way of a large fuel side bunker tank what is the immediate effect
and what may ultimately happen? What features in the ship would enhance safety?
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Q5. Explain what is meant by "Dynamical Stability" With a curve of a statical stability explain how the area under
the GZ curve represents dynamical stability
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SECTION -II
Q6. A. Describe how water tightness is maintained where bulkheads are pierced by longitudinal beams or pipes.
B. A triangular bulkhead is 7 m wide at the top and has a vertical depth of 8 m. Calculate the load on the
bulkhead and the position of centre of pressure if the bulkhead if flooded with sea water on only side - (i) to the
top edge; (ii) with 4 m head to the top edge.
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Q7. A. Distinguish between ships of Type “A” and Type “B” for the purpose of computation of free board
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