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 a pretty color
It adheres to other substances very well
It is the lightest of all light metal alloys

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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 _____.
Circumference
Diameter
Radius

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Name one of the rare gases.
Helium
Fluorine
Chlorine

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A _____ helps limit pressure.
reservoir
relief valve
nap break

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

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

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

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A conductor in physics is _____.
a material that transmits heat or electricity
something you use to stop the flow of 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 Oil Test
The Visual Inspection
The Taste 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
Liquid Nitrogen
Molten metal

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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 measurement of units smaller than 1
A crack or break
A piece of metal that shattered under pressure

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

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

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What is another word for delay?
Slug
Lag
Frag
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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!