GATE ME

Torsion

Strength of Materials

(Past Years Questions)

Marks 1

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A motor driving a solid circular steel shaft transmits $$40$$ $$kW$$ of power at $$500$$ $$rpm$$. If the diameter of the...
GATE ME 2017 Set 1
The cross sections of two hollow bars made of the same material are concentric circles as shown in the figure. It is giv...
GATE ME 2016 Set 1
A rope brake dynamometer attached to the crank shaft of an $$I.C.$$ engine measures a brake power of $$10$$ kW when the ...
GATE ME 2015 Set 2
Consider a stepped shaft subjected to a twisting moment applied at $$B$$ as shown in the figure. Assume shear modulus, $...
GATE ME 2015 Set 1
Two solid circular shafts of $${{R_1}}$$ and $${{R_2}}$$ are subjected to same torque. The maximum shear stresses develo...
GATE ME 2014 Set 3
A solid circular shaft of diameter $$d$$ is subjected to a combined bending moment, $$M$$ and torque, $$T.$$ The materia...
GATE ME 2009
For a circular shaft of diameter $$'d'$$ subjected to torque $$T,$$ the maximum value of the shear stress is
GATE ME 2006
Maximum shear stress developed on the surface of a solid circular shaft under pure torsion is 240 MPa. If the shaft diam...
GATE ME 2003

Marks 2

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Two circular shafts made of same material, one solid $$(S)$$ and one hollow $$(H)$$, have the same length and polar mome...
GATE ME 2016 Set 3
A rigid horizontal rod of length $$2L$$ is fixed to a circular cylinder of radius $$R$$ as shown in the figure. Vertical...
GATE ME 2016 Set 2
A hollow shaft of $$1$$ m length is designed to transmit a power of $$30$$ kW at $$700$$ rpm. The maximum permissible an...
GATE ME 2015 Set 2
A solid circular shaft needs to be designed to transmit a torque of 50N.m. If the allowable shear stress of the material...
GATE ME 2012
A torque $$T$$ is applied at the free end of a stepped rod of circular cross-sections as shown in the figure. The shear ...
GATE ME 2011
A solid shaft of diameter, $$d$$ and length, $$L$$ is fixed at both the ends. A torque, $${T_0}$$ is applied at a distan...
GATE ME 2009
A machine frame shown in the figure below is subjected to a horizontal force of $$600$$ $$N$$ parallel to $$Z$$-directio...
GATE ME 2007
A machine frame shown in the figure below is subjected to a horizontal force of $$600$$ $$N$$ parallel to $$Z$$-directio...
GATE ME 2007
The two shafts $$AB$$ and $$BC$$, of equal length and diameters $$d$$ and $$2d$$, are made of the same material. They ar...
GATE ME 2005
A torque of $$10$$ $$N-m$$ is transmitted through a stepped shaft as shown in figure. The torsional stiffnesses of indi...
GATE ME 2004
A solid circular shaft of $$60$$ mm diameter transmits a torque of $$1600$$ N - m. The value of maximum shear developed ...
GATE ME 2004
Two shafts $$A$$ and $$B$$ are made of the same material. The diameter of shaft $$B$$ is twice that of shaft $$A$$. the...
GATE ME 1994
A circular rod of diameter $$d$$ and length $$3d$$ is subjected to a compressive force $$F$$ acting at the top point as ...
GATE ME 1993
The compound shaft shown is built-in at the two ends. It is subjected to a twisting moment $$T$$ at the middle. What is ...
GATE ME 1993

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