Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) with Answers on Material handling

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) with Answers on Material handling

 

1-Material handling consists of movement of material from

  1. one machine to another
  2. one shop to another shop
  3. stores to shop
  4. all of the above

(Ans: d)

 

2-Economy in material handling can be achieved by

  1. employing gravity feed movements
  2. minimizing distance of travel
  3. by carrying material to destination without using manual labour
  4. all of the above

(Ans: d)

 

3-Principle of ‘Unit load’ states that

  1. materials should be moved in lots
  2. one unit should be moved at a time
  3. both ‘a’ and ‘b’
  4. none of the above

(Ans: a)

 

4-Fork lift truck is used for

  1. lifting and lowering
  2. vertical transportation
  3. both ‘a’ and ‘b’
  4. none of the above

(Ans: c)

 

5-Wheel barrows is used for

  1. lifting and lowering
  2. vertical transportation
  3. both ‘a’ and ‘b’
  4. none of the above

(Ans: a)

 

6- Cranes are used for

  1. lifting and lowering
  2. vertical transportation
  3. both ‘a’ and ‘b’
  4. none of the above

(Ans: c)

 

7-Match the following

Device Purpose
A. Overhead crane 1. horizontal transportation
B. Pumps 2. lifting and lowering
C. chutes 3. lifting and transportation

The correct order is

  1. A-2, B-1, C-3
  2. A-1, B-2, C-3
  3. A-3, B-2, C-1
  4. A-2, B-3, C-1

(Ans: a)

 

8-Overbridge crane has

  1. transverse movement
  2. longitudinal movement
  3. both ‘a’ and ‘b’
  4. None of the above

(Ans: c)

 

9-The following is used to transport materials having flat bottoms

  1. Belt conveyor
  2. Roller conveyor
  3. Chain conveyor
  4. None of the above

(Ans: b)

 

10-The following is supported from the ceilings

  1. Roller conveyor
  2. Belt conveyor
  3. Chain conveyor
  4. All of the above

(Ans: c)

 

11-Special purpose material handling equipments are used in

  1. Process layout
  2. Line layout
  3. both ‘a’ and ‘b’
  4. None of the above

(Ans: b)