Mining engineering is an engineering discipline that applies science and technology to the extraction of minerals from the earth. It is one of the 25 papers of GATE. GATE 2021 Mining Engineering Syllabus will be divided into 6 sections.
The syllabus will be based on the topics studied at the graduation level. It consists of three sections, viz General Aptitude, Engineering Mathematics, and subject questions. There will be a total 65 multiple-choice questions that need to be completed in 3 hours. Candidates can go through GATE 2021 syllabus for mining engineering further in this article. Check GATE 2021 Exam Pattern
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Sample Question 1: A flat longwall panel is mined out at an area having subsidence factor a. The measured maximum subsidence on the surface is S for a mining height of m. The subsidence is subcritical if ________?
Sample Question 2: A low-grade deep-seated ore body dipping at 70° has a strike length of 2 km, and width of 100 m. The ore body and wall rocks are weak and fractured. The preferred method of mining is _________?
Sample Question 3: In a slake durability test, mass of the drum with samples before the test and mass of the drum with oven-dried samples after the test are 1.52 kg and 1.48 kg respectively. If the mass of the drum is 1.05 kg, slake durability index in percentage (rounded off to two decimal places) is _________?
Candidates must note that the syllabus for all the 25 papers of GATE is different. Candidates can check the Mining Engineering subject syllabus, exam pattern, important books, preparation tips, etc from above.
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