Quiz: Less Than 4% Of People Will Pass This 'Engineering 101' Quiz

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Are you an engineering whiz?

Happen to be an engineer looking to test your engineering knowledge? Prove you know everything about engineering by acing this difficult trivia quiz!

 May 23, 2020

1 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Engineers solve practical problems by applying mathematical and scientific knowledge. True or False?
True
False

2 of 18Pick Your Answer!

"Engineer" comes from the Latin word which means what?
Mathmatical
Scientific
Cleverness

3 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What type of engineering includes design and construction of buildings, roads, bridges, and dams?
Civil
Electrical
Master

4 of 18Pick Your Answer!

How much does a kip weigh?
100 pounds
1000 pounds
50 pounds

5 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What kind of bridge is the Golden Gate Bridge?
Suspension
Truss
Arch

6 of 18Pick Your Answer!

In which country can the Taj Mahal be found?
Nepal
India
Sri Lanka

7 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What is the World's tallest free-standing structure?
The Eiffel Tower
The CN Tower
The Space Needle

8 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What can destroy a diamond?
Heat
A hammer
Water

9 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which country has the fastest trains in the world?
China
Korea
Italy

10 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What does C.A.D. stand for?
Civil Aided Drafting
Computer Aided Design
Create And Destroy

11 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which is the fastest communication platform ever?
The telephone
The telegram
The Internet

12 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Where was the first laser built?
Switzerland
London
California

13 of 18Pick Your Answer!

The World's smallest radio is the size of a marble. True or False?
True
False

14 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Who patented the electric light bulb?
Thomas Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
Guglielmo Marconi

15 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What is designed and constructed to contain the flow of water?
A well
A dam
A reservoir

16 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Which tunnel links the United Kingdom and France?
The Lincoln Tunnel
The Seikan Tunnel
The Channel Tunnel

17 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Who runs SpaceX?
Jeff Bezos
Bill Gates
Elon Musk

18 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What engineer and inventor designed the alternating-current (AC) electric system?
Thomas Edison
Benjamin Franklin
Nikola Tesla
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