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# H.TNO:________________________ Code No: 07A1EC09 ENGINEERING MECHANICS Answer All Questions All Questions Carry Equal Marks ***** I.

Multiple Choice Questions 1. A Quantity which is completely specified by magnitude and no direction is known as ________ Quantity [ ] 1) Vector 2) Scalar 3) Couple 4) Tensor According to the law of triangle of forces [ ] 1) The three force acting at a point can be represented by the sides of a triangle, each side being propertied to the forces 2) The Three forces acting along the sides of a triangle one dowers in equilibrium 3) If the forces acting at a point be represented by the two sides of a triangle taken in order, then the third side taken in opposite order given their resultant 4) If three forces acting at a point can be represented by the sides of a triangle taken in order these no equilibrium The Resultant of two forces acting at an angle 1) 2) 3) 4) 4. [ ] Set No. 1 I B.Tech. Regular I Mid Term (Objective) Online Examinations, Dec. - 2008 Time: 20 (Min.) Max Marks: 20

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Find the moment as shown in figure [ ] 1) 2) 3) 4) 6.4N 3) 5014KN 4) 41.4KN 2) 51. 1) 2) 3) 4) 8. ∑ MA = 0 ∑ FX = 0.2m and weight 60KN is subject to a horizontal pull of 10KN at the center of the wheel for maintaining a constant speed find out the calu if rolling resistance [ ] 1) 0. ∑ FY = 0. ∑ MA = 0 3) ∑ FY = 0.01m 3) 0.002m Contd…3 9. 0. 141 KNm 140 KNm 141 Nm 1410 KNm In a system of coplanar. if A is any point in the plane.001m 4) 0. the equilibrium conditions are [ ] ∑ FX = 0.6525 0. ∑ MA ≠ 0 4) Find the coefficient of friction as shown in figure [ ] 7.5N A wheel of diameter 1. Non concurrent.7525 0. ∑ = 0 1) 2) ∑ FX = 0. ∑ FY = 0.1m 2) 0. . Non parallel forces.4525 A wedge shaped is used to raise a heavy block if at the surface of contact the normal force is 50KN and the tangential force is 12KN what is the resultant friction [ ] 1) 51.5625 0.:2: 5.

If the angle between them is 450. The algebraic sum of the forces forming a couple is ____________ The friction experienced by a body. 14.5i + 7. when in motion is known as _______ Two forces of 100N and 150N are acting simultaneously at a point. 19. True or False 17. 12.15 4) 0. Fill in the blanks 11. (True / False) -o0o- . 26. its moment will be quadraupled.17 2) 0.5j) KN is applied at a point. II. 13.16 3) 0. 20.14 III.:3: A body of weight 100N is heuled along a rough horizontal plane by a pull of 18N [ ] acting at an angle of 300 with the what is the coefficient of friction 1) 0. (True / False) Varignon’s theorem states that the algebraic sum of all moments is zero. (True / False) The algebraic sum of the forces forming a couple is greater then unity. 18. (True / False) If the arm of a couple is doubled. 15. A retarding force necessarily brings the body to rest. The magnitude of the force is ________ 10. the resultant force equals to ___________ An infinite straight line along which the force acts is called ____________ In a couple. the lines of action of the forces are ____________ A force F (3.

A Quantity which is completely specified by magnitude and no direction is known as ________ Quantity [ ] 1) Vector 2) Scalar 3) Couple 4) Tensor Lame’s theorem states that [ ] 1) If three forces acting at a point can be represented by the sides of a triangle. Multiple Choice Questions 1. the point are always in equilibrium 2) Three forces acting at a point are always in equilibrium 3) Three coplanar forces acting at a point will be in equilibrium if each force is inversely proportional to the sine of the angle between the other two 4) Three coplanar forces acting at a point will be in equilibrium if each force is proportional to the sin of the angle between the other two The Resultant of two forces P and Q acting at an angle ‘ θ ’ makes α with P. Dec.H. α is given by [ ] Tan α = Q sin θ / ( P + Q cos θ ) 1) 2) 3) 4) 4.Tech. Tan α = P sin θ / ( P + Q cosθ ) Tan α = P sin θ / ( P − Q cosθ ) Tan α = Q sin θ / ( P − Q cos θ ) Set No. 3.) Max Marks: 20 2. the algebraic sum of the moments of all forces about any point is equal to the moment of their resultant forces about the same point.TNO:________________________ Code No: 07A1EC09 ENGINEERING MECHANICS Answer All Questions All Questions Carry Equal Marks ***** I. This principle is known as[ ] 1) Principle of moments 2) Principle of levers 3) Principle of Tangle law 4) Polygon law Contd…2 . 2 I B. Regular I Mid Term (Objective) Online Examinations. If a number of coplanar forces are acting simultaneously on a particle.2008 Time: 20 (Min. .

6KN 3) 6061KN 4) 7.6KN 2) 71.3 7.16KN Contd…3 . 9641 9641 8641 8641 N-mm N-mm N-mm N-mm (Anticlockwise) (Clockwise) (Anticlockwise) (Clockwise) [ ] A free body diagram 1) Is a space diagram showing the structural details 2) Shows the applied and reactive forces 3) Show only the applied forces 4) Show only the reactive forces Find the megnitude of force.8N A wedge is used to raise a heavy block if at the surface of contact the normal force is 60KN and the tangential force is 14KN what is the resultant friction [ ] 1) 61. [ ] 1) 2) 3) 4) 8.7N 78N 7.:2: 5. 87N 8. (p) as shown in figure 2 µ = 0. Find the moment of 100 N force acting at B about point A as shown in figure [ ] 1) 2) 3) 4) 6.

The force of friction is independent of surface roughness between the two surfaces. A Vector which freely moves in space is called free vector. Varignon’s theorem of moments states that ‘Sum of all moments is equal to the resultant couple’. In a system of spatial forces. II. 18. -o0o- .25. A vehicle weights 100KN having a wheel of diameter 60cm. 17.67N 3) 48. The moment applied on a body will cause linear displacement alone. 20. What is rolling resistance for the wheel 100 × 113 × 2.15 p= [ ] 600 1) 358 2) 368 3) 378 4) 478 An object of weight 100N is kept in position on a plane inclined 300 to the horizontal by a horizontal force (F) if µ is 0. What is the maximum magnitude of the force (F) [ ] 1) 28. The force of friction between two bodies in contact is always _______ to the surface of their contact.67N 10. its effect is the same at every point in its line of action.67N 2) 38. The process of splitting up the given force into a number of components. resultant R = 2000N.67N 4) 58. If number of coplanar forces are acting at a point be in equilibrium. Direction cosine for this case is _________ III. 13. is rolling on a road with coefficient of rolling resistance of 2015mm. 16. Lami’s theorem is applicable only for concurrent forces. 19. 14. The principle of transmissibility of forces states that when a force acts on a body. ∑ Fy = 1200 N . the sum of clockwise moments must be ____________ the sum of anticlockwise moments about any point. without changing its effect on the body is called _____________ 12. True or False 15.:3: 9. Fill in the blanks 11.

Regular I Mid Term (Objective) Online Examinations. 3 I B. In 1) 2) 3) 4) 5. if their cross product is _________ 1) Zero 2) Unit 3) –1 4) Infinity [ ] Max Marks: 20 Set No. Multiple Choice Questions 1.Tech. Which of the following Quantity has magnitude but not direction? 1) Tensor 2) Scalar 3) Couple 4) Vector Two vectors are said to be parallel. The Resultant of two forces P and Q acting at an angle θ is zero. . Then the Resultant (R) is [ ] 1) P+Q 2) P-Q 3) 4) P2 + Q2 P2 − Q2 a compound lever. Dec.2008 2.H.TNO:________________________ Code No: 07A1EC09 ENGINEERING MECHANICS Time: 20 (Min. What is the moment of the couple as shown in figure [ ] 1) 2) 3) 4) +30 KNm –30 KNm +30Nm –30Nm Contd…(2) . [ ] 3.) Answer All Questions All Questions Carry Equal Marks ***** I. the leverages of all the simple leavers is Added Substracted Multiplied Divided [ ] 4.

If the inclination of the plane to the horizontal is 150.4N 5. ∑ Fx = 600 N .64N A screw jack has screws of pitch 8mm. What is the velocity ratio [ ] 1) 471 2) 474 3) 475 4) 473 A vehicle weights 200KN having a wheel of dia 70cm. is rolling on a road with coefficient of rolling resistance of 3015mm.25 2) 0. find the coefficient of friction [ ] 1) 0.64N 56. If the effort is applied at the end of a handle of length 60cm. Contd….:2: 6.045 3) 0. 46.5 A force of 250N pulls a body of weight 500N up an inclined planey the force being applied paralled to the plase.(3) .0045 2) 0.4N 4.55 9.35 3) 0. In a system of spatial forces. What is friction angle [ ] 315 tan φ = 700 φ = −−−−− 1) 0. 1) 2) 3) 4) 8.45 4) 0. ∑ Fy = 500 N & ∑ Fz = 200 N what is the resultant [ ] 1) 806N 2) 860N 3) 608N 4) 680N As shown in figure find the minimum value of P angle of friction is 200 [ ] 7.45 4) 4. 10.

Fill in the blanks 11. III. If two forces each equal to P act at right angles. (True / False) 19. (True / False) Static friction is always a constant. 15. 20. (True / False) The ratio of static friction to dynamic friction is always greater than one.:3: II.θ z = ________ 13. The forces whose lines of action lie on the same plane are known as spatial forces. Y. 12. 14. (True / False) A couple consists of two unlike parallel forces of same magnitude. their effect may be neutralized by a third force acting along their bisector in opposite direction whose magnitude is equal to _________ The position vector of a point (X. 17. Z) in space is written as r = _______ The perpendicular between the line of action of the two unlike parallel forces is known as ________ The direction of force is defined by the angles θ x = 750 . The product of force and perpendicular distance of the line of action of the force from a point is known as __________ of a force about that point. (True / False) The product of force and perpendicular distance of the line of action of the force from a point a is known as couple of a force about that point. -o0o- . True or False Statements 16. 18. θ y = 450 .

) Max Marks: 20 2.2008 Time: 20 (Min. Which of following is a vector Quanitity? 1) Energy 2) Force 3) Time 4) Mass The dot product of two orthogonal vectors is ________ 1) Zero 2) 1 3) –1 4) Infinity [ ] Set No. . Dec. Regular I Mid Term (Objective) Online Examinations.Tech. Mechanical advantages is defined as 1) Ratio of weight lifted to effort applied 2) Ratio of effort applied to weight lifted 3) Product of effort applied and weight lifted 4) Addition of effort applied and weight lifted What is the resultant of two forces as shown in figure 5. Multiple Choice Questions 1. 4 I B. Then the Resultant (R) is [ ] 1) P . The Resultant of two forces P and Q acting at an angle θ is zero.TNO:________________________ Code No: 07A1EC09 ENGINEERING MECHANICS Answer All Questions All Questions Carry Equal Marks ***** I. [ ] 3.H.Q 2) P + Q 3) 4) P2 + Q2 P2 − Q2 [ ] 4. [ ] 1) 2) 3) 4) 150N 50N 15N 125N Contd…(2) .

25 determine the maximum magnitude of the force (F) [ ] 1) 28. What is rolling resistance for the wheel [ ] 1) 115M 2) 415N 3) 215N 4) 315N The pitch and 12cm respectively the friction angle is 80.6% 2) 75.3. 400.7N 3) 29. is rolling on a road. The coefficient of static friction between two blocks is 0.:2: 6.67N 4) 38.67N A vehicle weight 50KN having a wheel of diameter 50cm.6% 3) 74. 400. 400N 200N 300N 200N An object of weight 100N is kept in position on a plane inclined 300 to the horizontal by a horizontally applied force (F) P coefficient of friction is 0. Find the values of F1 and F2 as shown in figure [ ] 1) 2) 3) 4) 7.6% A block of weight 200N tends to slide over another block of weight 400N with the help of an applied force P.4 and coefficient of kinetic friction is 0. Block A will tend to slide over block B if the value of P is [ ] 1) 60N 2) 80N 3) 120N 4) 180N Contd…3 8. What is the maximum efficiency of jack [ ] 1) 76.67N 2) 286. 9.6% 4) 73. 200. . 10. 400.

no equilibrium exists”. Fill in the blanks 11. True or False Statements: 17. The moment of the force about the origin is ________ If θ is the angle of friction. (True / False) According to law of triangle of forces “ If three forces acting at a point can be represented by the sides of a triangle taken in order. If two forces of 4N and 5N act at right to each other. which do not meet at one point. The forces. The resultant of two like parallel forces is the sum of the two forces and acts at a point between the line in such a way that the resultant divides the distances ______ proportional to the magnitudes of forces. their resultant force will be equal to ________ The force of friction is independent of _______ between the two surfaces. 16. 15. A force F passes through a print whose position vector is r = 2i + 3 j + 4k (m). (True / False) The maximum frictional force. III. (True / False) The process of finding out the resultant of a number of given forces is called resolution of forces.:3: II. 19. (True / False) -o0o- 20. which comes in to play. 18. . when a body just begins to slide over the surface of other body is known as dynamic friction. but their lines of action lie on the same plane are known as coplanar concurrent form. ________ is formed by a pair of equal and opposite forces which are separated by some distance. 12. 13. the coefficient of friction is _________ 14.