Quiz: So You Want To Be An Engineer? Try Passing This Quiz!

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Do you have what it takes to be an Engineer?

Take this challenging quiz about engineering and see if you are smart enough to know everything about this career!

 Mar 27, 2018

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Why is magnesium useful for engineering?
It is the lightest of all light metal alloys
It is a pretty color
It adheres to other substances very well

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What does the melting point mean?
It is the breaking point of an engineer
It is the temperature at which something changes from a solid to a liquid
It is when something gets too hot to work with

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Any coating that is subjected to corrosive elements to protect what's inside.
Sacrificial Barrier
Protection Layer
The Coat

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The distance from the center of a circle to the outside is the _____.
Radius
Diameter
Circumference

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Name one of the rare gases.
Fluorine
Chlorine
Helium

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A _____ helps limit pressure.
nap break
relief valve
reservoir

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What are you doing if you harden an object by rapid cooling?
Coiling
Quenching
Freezing

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What is knurling?
Twisting a metal piece around an object
Finishing a part by pressing patterns in the surface
Submerging a finished piece in water to solidify everything

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What does KVA stand for?
Knurling Volts Afterwards
Killing Valuable Assets
Kilo Volt Amperes

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A conductor in physics is _____.
something you use to stop the flow of electricity
a material that transmits heat or electricity
someone who leads an orchestra

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If you wanted to test the amount of oil on a strip, what would you do?
The Taste Test
The Visual Inspection
The Oil Test

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Oxide is _____.
when oxygen is removed as a result of a chemical reaction
a compound of oxygen with a different element
an element closely relating to oxygen

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What is a bath in the engineering world?
Any form of liquid
Molten metal
Liquid Nitrogen

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PSI is measuring _____.
the weight of metal pieces
how much air fills an open space
pounds per square inch

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What is a fracture?
A piece of metal that shattered under pressure
A crack or break
A measurement of units smaller than 1

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Ambient is _____.
the condition of temperature, humidity, and atmospheric pressure
the way sound travels through a solid substance
a method used to hollow out a large chunk of metal

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What is the formula for measuring density?
Volume divided by mass
Mass divided by volume
E=mc^2

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What is another word for delay?
Lag
Frag
Slug
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This challenging quiz will test your knowledge about the career of engineering. You will be asked to answer questions about the language, the methods, and the disciplines in the field of engineering. See if you are smart enough to be an engineer!