1

GATE ME 2002

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+2

-0.6

Arrivals at a telephone booth are considered to be Poisson, with an average time of $$10$$ minutes between successive arrivals. The length of a phone call is distributed exponentially with mean $$3$$ minutes. The probability that an arrival does not have to wait before service is

2

GATE ME 2000

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+2

-0.6

In a single server infinite population queuing model, arrivals follow a Poisson distribution with mean $$\lambda = 4$$ per hour. The service times are exponential with mean service time equal to $$12$$ minutes. The expected length of the queue will be

3

GATE ME 1999

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+2

-0.6

At a production machine, parts arrive according to a Poisson process at the rate of $$0.35$$ parts per minute. Processing time for parts have exponential distribution with mean of $$2$$ minutes. What is the probability that a random part arrival finds that there are already $$8$$ parts in the system (in machine $$ + $$ in queue)?

4

GATE ME 1995

Subjective

+2

-0

On the average $$100$$ customers arrive at a place each hour, and on the average the server can process $$120$$ customers per hour. What is the proportion of time the server is idle?

Questions Asked from Queuing (Marks 2)

Number in Brackets after Paper Indicates No. of Questions

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