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!

 Apr 24, 2018

1 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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

2 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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

3 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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

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?
Sri Lanka
India
Nepal

7 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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

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?
Korea
China
Italy

10 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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

11 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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

12 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Where was the first laser built?
London
California
Switzerland

13 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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

14 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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

15 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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

16 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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

17 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Who runs SpaceX?
Bill Gates
Elon Musk
Jeff Bezos

18 of 18Pick Your Answer!

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