Power plant engineering : Important MCQs | set 1 - Mechanicaltalks - Mechanicaltalks

Power plant engineering : Important MCQs | set 1 – Mechanicaltalks

 Power plant engineering MCQs

Here are top 20 important MCQs of Power plant engineering  . Read the questions carefully and try to answer all of them from your own.

Q1. Water tube boilers are 

a) internally fired

b) externally fired

c) internally as well as externally fired

d) none of these

Q2. The fire tubes in a Cochran boiler are

a) horizontal

b) vertical

c) inclined

d) all of these

Q3. The fire tubes in a Cochran boiler usually have ___ diameter

a) 6.25 mm

b) 62.5 mm

c) 72.5 mm

d) 92.5 mm

Q4. The number of fire tubes in a Cochran boiler are

a) 75

b) 115

c) 165

d) 225

Q5. The fire tubes in a Scotch marine boiler are

a) horizontal

b) vertical

c) inclined

d) none of these

Q6. The diameter of a cylindrical shell of a Scotch marine boiler varies from

a) 1.5 to 2 m

b) 2.5 to 3.5 m

c) 3.5 to 4.5 m

d) none of these

Q7. Lancashire boiler is

a) stationary fire tube boiler

b) internally fired

c) horizontal boiler

d) all of these

Q8. Lancashire boiler is used where working pressure and power required are

a) low

b) moderate

c) high

d) none of these

Q9. The cylindrical shell of a Lancashire boiler has diameter from

a) 1 to 2 m

b) 1.25 to 2.25 m

c) 1.5 to 2.5 m

d) 1.75 to 2.75 m

Q10. The length of Lancashire boiler varies from

a) 5 to 6 m

b) 6 to 7 m

c) 7.25 to 9 m

d) 9 to 10 m

Q11. Lancashire boiler has ___ internal flue tubes

a) one

b) two

c) three

d) four

Q12. The diameter of internal flue tubes of a Lancashire boiler is about ___ that of its shell

a) one – fourth

b) one – third

c) two – fifth

d) three – fifth

Q13. The diameter of Cornish boiler varies from

a) 0.5 to 1 m

b) 1 to 2 m

c) 1.25 to 2.5 m

d) 2 to 3 m

Q14. The length of the Cornish boiler varies from

a) 2 to 4.45 m

b) 3 to 5 m

c) 5 to 7.5 m

d) 7 to 9 m

Q15. The diameter of the flue tube in a Cornish boiler ___ that of the shell

a) one – fourth

b) one – third

c) two – fifth

d) three – fifth

Q16. The length of the locomotive boiler is

a) 1 m

b) 2 m

c) 3 m

d) 4 m

Q17. The shell diameter of a locomotive boiler is

a) 1 m

b) 1.5 m

c) 2 m

d) 2.5 m

Q18. The maximum steam pressure in a locomotive boiler is limited to

a) 0.18 MN/ m^2

b) 1.8 MN/ m^2

c) 18 MN/ m^2

d) 180 MN/m^2

Q19. The fire tubes in a locomotive boiler has ___ diameter

a) 4.75 mm

b) 5.47 mm

c) 7.45 mm

d) 47.5 mm

Q20. The diameter of superheated tubes in a locomotive boiler is

a) 13 mm

b) 31 mm

c) 130 mm

d) 230 mm

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