Candidates can prepare for the GATE Exam (2015) by referring the questions (and the answer key) of the GATE exam (2013). 5 questions asked in Production and Industrial 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 fixed cost and the variable cost of production of a product are Rs. 20000 and Rs. 50 per unit, respectively. The demand for the item is 500 units. To break even, the unit price of the items in Rs. should be Also Read - Before Reporting For Duty, This Bengaluru Cop Teaches Children of Migrant Workers Everyday For An Hour

(A) 50
(B) 75
(C) 90
(D) 100 Also Read - Ready to Send Children Back to School? 78% Parents Say No, Willing to Let Kids Repeat An Academic Year

2. Therbligs refer to the

(A) basic types of fixtures used in machining.
(B) fundamental motions used in manual work.
(C) basic types of waste in manufacturing process.
(D) fundamental types of material handling systems

3. Customers arrive at a ticket counter at a rate of 50 per hr and tickets are issued in the order of their arrival. The average time taken for issuing a ticket is 1 min. Assuming that customer arrivals form a Poisson process and service times are exponentially distributed, the average waiting time in queue in min is

(A) 3
(B) 4
(C) 5
(D) 6

4. Circular blanks of 10 mm diameter are punched from an aluminum sheet of 2 mm thickness. The shear strength of aluminum is 80 MPa. The minimum punching force required in kN is

(A) 2.57
(B) 3.29
(C) 5.03
(D) 6.33

5. A metric thread of pitch 2 mm and thread angle 60° is inspected for its pitch diameter using 3-wire method. The diameter of the best size wire in mm is

(A) 0.866
(B) 1.000
(C) 1.154
(D) 2.000

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