# A solid circular shaft of diameter 100 mm is subjected to an axial stress of 50 MPa. It is further subjected to a torque of 10 kNm. The maximum principal stress experienced on the shaft is closest to

1.  41 MPa

2.  82 MPa

3.  164 MPa

4.  204 MPa

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82 MPa

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# A Circular disk of radius R rolls without slipping at a velocity v. The magnitude of the velocity at point (see figure) is

1.  √3 v

2.  √3 v/2

3.  v/2

4.  2v/√3

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√3 v

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# Consider a truss PQR loaded at P with a force F as shown in the figure. The tension in the member QR is

1.  0.5 F

2.  0.63F

3.  0.73F

4.  0.87F

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0.63F

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# The natural frequency of the spring mass system shown in the figure is closest to

1.  8 Hz

2.  10 Hz

3.  12 Hz

4.  14 Hz

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8 Hz

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# The rod PQ of length L and with flexural rigidity EI is hinged at both ends. For what minimum force F is it expected to buckle

1.  π2EI/L2

2.  √2π2EI/L2

3.  π2EI/√2L2

4.  π2EI/2L2

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π2EI/√2L2

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# A compression spring is made of music wire of 2 mm diameter having a shear strength and shear modulus of 800 MPa and 80 GPa respectively. The mean coil diameter is 20 mm, free length is 40 mm and the number of active coils is 10. If the mean coil diameter is reduced to 10 mm, the stiffness of the spring is approximately

1.  decreased by 8 times

2.  decreased by 2 times

3.  increased by 2 times

4.  increased by 8 time

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increased by 8 time

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# A clutch has outer and inner diameters 100 mm and 40 mm respectively. Assuming a uniform pressure of 2 MPa and coefficient of friction of liner material 0.4, the torque carrying capacity of the clutch is

1.  148 Nm

2.  196 Nm

3.  372 Nm

4.  490 Nm

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196 Nm

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# A spur gear has a module of 3 mm, number of teeth 16, a face width of 36 mm and a pressure angle of 20°. It is transmitting a power of 3 kW at 20 rcv/s. Taking a velocity factor of 1.5, and a form factor of 0.3, the stress in the gear tooth is about

1.  32 MPa

2.  46 MPa

3.  58 MPa

4.  70 MPa

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58 MPa

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# Match the type of gears with their most appropriate description   Type of gear     Description p Helical   1 Axes non parallel and non intersectin Q Spiral Bevel   2 Axes parallel and teeth are inclined to the axis R Hypoid   3 Axes parallel and teeth are parallel to the axis S Rack and pinion   4 Axes arc perpendicular and intersecting, and teeth arc inclined to the axis       5 Axes are perpendicular and used for large speed reduction       6 Axes parallel and one of the gears has infinite radius

1.  P-2, Q-4, R-1, S-6

2.  P-1, Q-4, R-5, S-6

3.  P-2, Q-6, R-4, S-2

4.  P-6, Q-3, R-1, S-5

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P-2, Q-4, R-1, S-6

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1.  0.5 unit

2.  0 unit

3.  1 unit

4.  2 unit

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