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# Question 1 - 20 (1 mark each)

## 1. In a turbofan engine, the effect of increasing by-pass ratio on SFC is -

(a) Increases (b) Decreases (c) Constant (d) First increases and then decreases
2. For an AFC, the condition for low reaction stage (R<1/2) is -
(a) Ct1< Wt2 (b) Ct1 = Wt2 (c) Ct1> Wt2 (d) Ct1 = Ct2
3. In a spring mass system, the mass is 0.1 kg and stiffness of the spring is 1
KN/m. By introducing a damper the frequency of oscillation becomes 90%
of the original value. What is the damping coefficient of the system (N-s/m)
(a) 1.2 (b) 3.4 (c) 8.7 (d) 12
4. Total number of independent variables in the linear stress-strain relationshi
p of an isotropic material is-
(a) 1 (b) 2 (c) 3 (d) 4
5. Air flows from a reserviour at 550 kPa and 70 deg C, assuuming isentropic flo
w calculate the density (kg/m3) at section with
Mach No 0.6.
(a) 4.39 (b) 5.39 (c) 4.69 (d) 2.22
6. Maximum pressure losses occur in an engine across
(a) Inlet (b) turbine (c) compressor (d) nozzle
7. In an elastic beam problem, boundary conditions at free end will be
(a) M = 0, V=0 (b) U =0, du/dx = 0 (c) M = 0, U = 0 (d) V = 0, du/dx = 0
8. As x is increased from -Infinity to + Infinity, the function
f(x) = e^x/(1 + e^x)
(a) monotonically increases (b) monotonically decreases (c) increases to a max.
value and then decreases (d) decreases to a minimum value then increases
9. The state of plane stress in a plate 100mm thickness is given as normal stres
s in x-direction is 100 N/mm2,
normal Stress in y-direction 200 N/mm2, E = 300 N/mm2, Poissons ratio = 0.3, the
stress(N/mm2) developed in the direction of thickness is
(a) 0 (b) 90 (c) 100 (d) 200
10. The Mach No. at the inlet of a nozzle is 1.1, the shape of nozzle should be
(a) Converging (b) Diverging (c) Converging-Diverging (d) Diverging-Converging
11. A solid rocket motor has an end burning grain of c/s area 0.4 m^2. The densi
ty of proprellant is 1500 Kg/m^3 and has
linear regression rate as 5 mm/sec. If specific impulse of the propulsion system
is 200 sec, the thrust(KN) produced by the motor is approx.
(a) 3 (b) 6 (c) 1.5 (d) 12
12. A rocket nozzle is designed to produce maximum thrust at an altitude H = 8 k
m from the sea-level, the nozzle operates in
(a) underexpanded condition for H > 8 km
(b) underexpanded condition for H < 8
(c) sonic exit condition for H > 8
(d) Unchoked condition for H < 8
13. An impusive launch of a rocket minimizes the loss of burnout velocity due to
(a) aerodynamic drag force only (b) gravitional force only (c) both aerodynamic
and gravitional forces (d) reaction jet control force
14. Which one of the following statements is not true for a supersonic flow,
(a) Over a gradual expansion entropy remains constant
(b) Over a gradual compression entropy can remain constant
(c) Over a sharp enpansion corner entropy can increase
(d) Over a sharp compression corner entropy increases
15. Which of the following remains constant across a centrifugal compressor
(a) total enthalpy (b) total pressure (c) rothalpy (d) static enthalpy

16. For a given inlet condition if turbine inlet temperature is fixed, what valu
e of copressor efficiency given below leads to the
lowest amount of fuel added in the combustor of a gas turbine engine
(a) 1 (b) 0.95 (c) 0.85 (d) 0.8
17. All professors are researchers, some scientists are professors. Which of the
given conclusion is logically valid and is inferred from the above arguments
(a) all scientists are researchers (b) all professors are scientists (c) some re
searchers are scientists (d) No conclusion
18. The arithmatic mean of five different natural numbers is 12, the largest pos
sible value among the number is
(a) 12 (b) 40 (c) 50 (d) 60
19. In how many ways, three scholarships can be awarded to four applicants, when
each appliicant can receive any number of scholarships ?
(a) 4 (b) 12 (c) 64 (d) 81
20. choose the word or phrase that best completes the sentence below
_________ in the frozen wastes of Arctic takes special equipment.
(a) To survive (b) Surviving (c) Survival (d) That survivaal
21. An aircraft of mass 2500 Kg in straight and level flight at a constant speed
of 100 m/sec has available excess power
of 1 MW. The steady rate of climb it can attain at that speed (m/sec) is
(a) 100 (b) 60 (c) 40 (d) 20
22. If the degree of reaction at mid radius of compressor is 0.5 and hub to tip
ratio is 0.6, then the degree of reaction of the
(a) 0.68 (b) 1.2 (c) 0.2 (d) 1.9
23. Cantiliver beam of rectangular c/s is subjected to a load (w) at its free en
d. If the depth of the beam is doubled
and the load is halfed, the deflection of the free end as compared to original d
eflection will be
(a) half (b) one-eigth (c) one-sixtenth (d) doubled
24. A thin cylinder containd fluid at a pressure of 500 N/m2, the internal diame
ter of the shell is 0.6m and the tensile stress
in the material is to be limited to 9000 N/m2. The shell must have the minimum w
all thichness (mm) of
(a) 9 (b) 11 (c) 17 (d) 21
25. Specific impulse will be maximum for a rocket with prolulsion system of
(a) solid propellents (b) liquid propellents (c) electric propulsion system (d)
liquid hydrogen + liquid oxygen
26. A transversely isotropic material has
(a) a plane of symmetry in which elastic properties are isotropic
(b) two plane of symmetry in which elastic properties are isotropic
(c) No plane of symmetry
(d) none
27. A flow at Mach 3 encounters a OSW, wherein the shock angle is 35 degree. If
the free streamm pressure is 1 atm,
the pressure after the oblique shock (atm) is
(a) 4.2 (b) 2.3 (c) 3.299 (d) 2
28. An aircraft is flying at Mach 0.78 at a steady altitude, if the pressure at
the compressor inlet is 1.4 times
the outside free stream pressure, the efficiency (%) of the diffuser in the engi
ne intake is
(a) 81 (b) 83 (c) 85 (d) 87
29. Consider f(x) = x^3 - 3x^2 - 45x + 24, the above function
(a) is maximum at x = 5
(b) is increasing in the interval (-3,0)
(c) is minimum at x = -3
(d) is decreasing in the interval (1,2)
30. Consider a ideal ramjet flying at a Mach 1.2 at ambient temperature 250 K. T
he exhaust gases are optimally expanded
and leave the engine at a temperature of 1000 K, assumung the specific ratio con
ntant, what is the specific thrust(Ns/Kg)
obtained by the engine
(a) 760.6 (b) 380.3 (c) 633.9 (d) 253.6
31. Two points (4,p) and (0,q) lie on a straight line having a slope of 3/4, the
value of p - q is
(a) -3 (b) 0 (c) 3 (d) 4