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 ?

 

What is the transuranic radioactive chemical element with the chemical symbol Pu...

In Electrical Engineering, what name is given to an electrical device that converts alternating current which periodically reverses direction, to direct current, which flows in only one direction...

Sand, Shell, Plaster, Investment, Die, Centrifugal are all types of what metal forming process...

The Zeroth Law of Thermodynamics states that if two thermodynamic systems are each in thermal equilibrium with a third, then they are NOT in thermal equilibrium with each other – True or False

The Zeroth Law of Thermodynamics states that if two thermodynamic systems are each in thermal equilibrium with a third, then they ARE in thermal equilibrium with each other

When using a scriber to mark out a metal workpiece, it may be coated with a surface coloring in order to make the scribed lines more prominent.  What color is typically used...

Mercury (Hg) is also known as Quicksilver – True or False

A manufacturing process which makes three dimensional  solid objects from a digital file is called...

What is the distilled alcoholic beverage made from grain mash whose name is derived from a Gaelic word which means "water of life"...

A gas turbine is a type of internal combustion engine - True or False

Xerox Corporation is a digital imaging company which was was founded in Rochester New York in 1906 as "The Haloid Photographic Company" - True or False