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 ?


Thomas Edison averaged one patent for every three weeks of his life - True or False

The Indian Motorcycle was manufactured in which country...

Writing paper is widely regarded as being invented by Chinese eunuch, Ts'ai Lun In AD105 – True or False

A Quagga is a type of …

HAZOP stands for… HAZard & OPerability Study – True or False

In computer engineering CRT stands for - Cathode Radian Test – True or False

CRT stands for Cathode Ray Tube

In Carpentry - A Dovetail is a type of…

In Chemical Engineering terminology - VOC stands for Varying Organic Crust – True or False

VOC stands for Volatile Organic Compound

What is the name used by surveyors for the unit of length which equals 66 feet (22yards)

The Fischer-Tropsch synthesis process produces Gasoline and Diesel from coal and natural gas – True or False