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Railway Engine also known as

Pocomotive
Locomotive
Aocomotive
Docomotive


A locomotive is a railway vehicle that provides the motive power for a train.

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Who was responsible for improvements to the steam engine of Thomas Newcomen ?

William Murdoch
James Watt
Richard Trevithick
John Curr


James Watt, a Scottish inventor and mechanical engineer, was responsible for improvements to the steam engine of Thomas Newcomen, hitherto used to pump water out of mines.

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By the 1940s, India had the _________ longest railway network in the world.

first
second
third
fourth


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This combination of diesel engine, ___________ and motors makes the hybrid diesal railway engine.

Electric generators
Petrol engine
Gas engine
Electric engine


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What is the full form of EMU ?

Electric and Manpower System Unit
Multiple Engine Unit
Electric Multiple Unit
Easy Manufacture Unit


In local trains or EMU (Electric Multiple Unit) railway engines, traction is attained by DC (Direct Current) Series Motors.

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What is the GN1?

Gas Nose 1
Green Nose 1
Gold Nose 1
Goat Nose 1


GN1: Gold Nose 1, the current CSX paint scheme. Another term for YN3.

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What is wheel arrangement 4-4-0 ?

4 driving wheels, 4 lead wheels, and 0 tailing wheels
4 lead wheels, 4 driving wheels, and 0 tailing wheels
4 tailing wheels, 4 driving wheels, and 0 lead wheels
4 lead wheels, 4 tailing wheels, and 0 driving wheels


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The largest steam locomotive had a wheel arrangement of ________.

4-8-8-0
4-8-8-8
4-8-8-4
4-8-4-8


The largest steam locomotive had a wheel arrangement of 4-8-8-4. This locomotive was aptly named "Big Boy".

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What is the full form of FIS?

First Injection System
Final Injection System
Fuel Injection Steam
Fuel Injection System


A common rail diesel engine is as similar as a conventional diesel engine, only difference being the fuel injection system(FIS).

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In Locomotive, what is the meaning of latin word "loco" ?

Causing motion
From a place
To a place
In Journey


loco – "from a place" and motivus - "causing motion"

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