Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is conducted by  Indian Institute of Science and seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras and IIT Roorkee) on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), Government of India. Also Read - Will You Send Your Kids to School If They Reopen in October? 71% Parents Say No; Reveals Survey

The duration of this exam is of three hours. Candidates who are preparing for the GATE Exam in the forthcoming year, can find the questions of the GATE exam (2013). A few questions asked in Mechanical Engineering Paper of Engineering Exam 2013 are as follows: Also Read - Inspiring! Meerut Woman Who Left Home To Avoid Forced Marriage Returns As PCS Officer 7 Years Later

1. The partial differential equation ∂u/∂t + u∂u/∂x= ∂²u/∂x² is a Also Read - Before Reporting For Duty, This Bengaluru Cop Teaches Children of Migrant Workers Everyday For An Hour

(A) linear equation of order 2
(B) linear equation of order 1
(C) non-linear equation of order 1
(D) non-linear equation of order 2

2. The eigenvalues of a symmetric matrix are all

(A) complex with non-zero positive imaginary part.
(B) complex with non-zero negative imaginary part.
(C) real.
(D) pure imaginary.

3. Match the CORRECT pairs.

Numerical Integration Scheme


Order of fitting Polynomial


Simpson’s 3/8 Rule




Trapezoidal Rule




Simpson’s 1/3 Rule



(A) P-2, Q-1, R-3
(B) P-3, Q-2, R-1
(C) P-1, Q-2, R-3
(D) P-3, Q-1, R-2

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