The Coffee Break Hard Trivia Quiz – A challenging selection of General Engineering Trivia questions and answers -
sometimes you just don’t know what you don’t know, but you’re sure that you did know or that you should know and when you see the answers you know that once upon a time you probably did know !

Challenge your colleagues – can they answer more than you ?

 

One Imperial  Gallon equals how many litres…

Kelvin, Reaumer, Rankine are scales used to measure what property...

The Mechanical Advantage of a screw thread depends on its lead, which is the linear distance the screw travels in one revolution - True or False

A curve of constant width  constructed by drawing arcs from each polygon vertex  of an equilateral triangle  between the other two vertices  is called a Reuleaux triangle - True or False

A photovoltaic cell is also called a...

A refractory material is one that retains its strength at high temperatures - True or False

What name is given to a specialised type of clamp which is typically used to hold circular objects

In Roman numerals VII equals what number...

The word "Microscope" comes from the Greek words for "small" and "see" - True or False

The cross section of a V belt used in a V belt drive is generally…