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GATE ME 2016 Set 2

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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-0.6

A rigid horizontal rod of length $$2L$$ is fixed to a circular cylinder of radius $$R$$ as shown in the figure. Vertical forces of magnitude $$P$$ are applied at the two ends as shown in the figure. The shear modulus for the cylinder is $$G$$ and the Young’s modulus is $$E.$$

The vertical deflection at point $$A$$ is

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GATE ME 2015 Set 2

Numerical

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-0

A hollow shaft of $$1$$ m length is designed to transmit a power of $$30$$ kW at $$700$$ rpm. The maximum permissible angle of twist in the shaft is $${1^0}.$$ The inner diameter of the shaft is $$0.7$$ times the outer diameter. The modulus of rigidity is $$80$$ GPa. The outside diameter (in mm) of the shaft is _______

Your input ____

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GATE ME 2012

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+2

-0.6

A solid circular shaft needs to be designed to transmit a torque of 50N.m. If the allowable shear stress of the material is $$140$$MPa, assuming a factor of safety of $$2,$$ the minimum allowable design diameter in mm is

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GATE ME 2011

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+2

-0.6

A torque $$T$$ is applied at the free end of a stepped rod of circular cross-sections as shown in the figure. The shear modulus of the material of the rod is $$G.$$ The expressions for diameter to produce an angular twist $$\theta $$ at the free end is

Questions Asked from Torsion (Marks 2)

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GATE ME Subjects

Engineering Mechanics

Machine Design

Strength of Materials

Heat Transfer

Production Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Turbo Machinery

Theory of Machines

Engineering Mathematics

Fluid Mechanics

Thermodynamics

General Aptitude