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GATE ME 2017 Set 1

Numerical

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In an epicyclic gear train, shown in the figure, the outer ring gear is fixed, while the sun gear rotates counterclockwise at 100 rpm. Let the number of teeth on the sun, planet and outer gears to be 50, 25 and 100, respectively. The ratio of magnitudes of angular velocity of the planet gear to the angular velocity of the carrier arm is _________.

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GATE ME 2016 Set 1

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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In the gear train shown, gear 3 is carried on arm 5. Gear 3 meshes with gear 2 and gear 4. The number of teeth on gear 2, 3, and 4 are 60, 20, and 100, respectively. If gear 2 is fixed and gear rotates with an angular velocity of 100 rpm in the counterclockwise direction, the angular speed of arm 5 (in rpm) is

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GATE ME 2015 Set 1

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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A pinion with radius $${r_1}$$, and inertia $${{\rm I}_1}$$ is driving a gear with radius $${r_2}$$ and inertia $${{\rm I}_2}$$ . Torque $${\tau _1}$$ is applied on pinion. The following are free body diagrams of pinion and gear showing important forces ($${F_1}$$and $${F_2}$$) of interaction. Which of the following relations hold true?

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GATE ME 2014

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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It is desired to avoid interference in a pair of spur gears having a 20

^{o}pressure angle. With increase in pinion to gear speed ratio, the minimum number of teeth on the pinionQuestions Asked from Gears and Gear Trains (Marks 2)

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GATE ME Subjects

Engineering Mechanics

Strength of Materials

Theory of Machines

Engineering Mathematics

Machine Design

Fluid Mechanics

Turbo Machinery

Heat Transfer

Thermodynamics

Production Engineering

Industrial Engineering

General Aptitude