Test: Rails & Rail Gauges - 2


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QUESTION: 1

52 kg rails are mostly used in

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QUESTION: 2

Ordinary rails are made of

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QUESTION: 3

Gauge is the distance between

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QUESTION: 4

Which of the following factors govern the choice of the gauge?
(i) volume and nature of traffic
(ii) speed of train
(iii) physical features of the country
The correct answer is

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QUESTION: 5

Due to battering action of wheels over the end of the rails, the rails get bent down and are deflected at ends. These rails are called

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QUESTION: 6

The formation width for a railway track depends on the
(i) type of gauge
(ii) number of tracks to be laid side by side
(iii) slope of sides of embankment or cutting
The correct answer is

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QUESTION: 7

The limiting value of cant gradient for all gauges is

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QUESTION: 8

Maximum value of ‘throw of switch for Broad Gauge track is

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Minimum value of throw of switch for broad gauge track is 95 mm. Answers (b) and (d) give minimum and maximum values of throw of switch for metre gauge track.

QUESTION: 9

Wear of rails is maximum in

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QUESTION: 10

The toes of both the tongue rails are connected together by means of a plate which is termed as

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