GATE 2016 2016 has been started yesterday. Exams for ME, EC, BT, CH, GG, MN and PH were conducted on 30th Jan, 2016. We’re sharing GATE 2016 Question paper Analysis for Mechanical Engineering & Questions along with solutions provided by GATEForum.
Section-wise Analysis of ME paper conducted on 30 Jan 2016 Morning Session:
Here’s the section wise analysis along number of questions asked from each topic. Majority of questions came from Strength of material, Fluid Mechanics, Manufacturing Science Thermal Science apart form Engineering Mathematics & General Aptitude (Numerical Ability).
|Section Classification||1 Mark||2 Marks||Total No of
|Strength of Materials||4||4||8|
|Design of Machine Elements||0||1||1|
|Theory of Machines||1||2||3|
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Topic wise Analysis of GATE 2016 ME:
Type of Questions asked from each section:
|Engineering Mechanics||Questions came from friction, equilibrium equations, trusses.|
|Strength of materials||Questions came from simple stress and strain, stress – strain graph, deflection of beam, Hardness test, Torsion of circular shaft, Bending stress, Helical spring, Moment of Inertia.|
|Machine design||Questions came from failure theory|
|Theory of machines||Questions came from Gear train, Gyroscope, fly wheel, rotating masses.|
|Vibrations||Questions came from Resonance, single degree of freedom of free vibration.|
|Fluid mechanics||Questions came from boundary layer, flow through pipe, turbulent flow, stability of floating bodies, turbine, manometry,|
|Thermal Science||Questions came from work done in non-flow process, thermodynamic relation, and thermodynamic system, Vapour compression cycle, regeneration vapour cycle.|
|Heat transfer||Questions came from radiation, unsteady heat conduction.|
|Manufacturing Science||Questions came from riser design, rolling, casting, welding, non-traditional machining process, cutting tool.|
|Industrial Engineering||Questions came from LPP, Inventory|
Overall Difficulty Level: The Overall Difficulty of the Question Paper is Moderate.
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