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Governors MCQ Questions And Answers - Machine Dynamics

Governors MCQs : This section focuses on the "Governors" in Machine Dynamics. These Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) should be practiced to improve the Machine Dynamics skills required for various interviews (campus interview, walk-in interview, company interview), placement, entrance exam and other competitive examinations.

Question 1

How many types of governors?

A. 1
B. 2
C. 3
D. 4

Question 2

A governor, or speed limiter or controller, is a device?

A. used to measure the speed of a machine,
B. used to regulate the speed of a machine,
C. Both A and B
D. None of the above

Question 3

___________ are fitted to large engines on an extension of the pump camshaft.

A. Hydraulic governor
B. Mechanical governors
C. Pneumatic governor
D. None of the above

Question 4

Pneumatic governors are most successfully used in small and medium-sized engines.

A. TRUE
B. FALSE
C. Can be true or false
D. Can not say

Question 5

When the sleeve of a Porter governor moves upwards, the governor speed

A. remains unaffected
B. decreases
C. increases
D. Can not say

Question 6

A Hartnell governor is a

A. pendulum type governor
B. inertia governor
C. dead weight governor
D. spring loaded governor

Question 7

Which of the following governor is used to drive a gramophone ?

A. Watt governor
B. Pickering governor
C. Porter governor
D. Hartnell governor

Question 8

The height of a Watt’s governor is

A. directly proportional to speed
B. directly proportional to (speed)
C. inversely proportional to speed
D. inversely proportional to (speed)

Question 9

The ratio of height of Porter governor to the height of Watt’s governor is

A. m/m + M
B. m + M/m
C. M/ m + M
D. m + M/M