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 ?


With which American auto maker would you associate the name Camaro...

Cr is the symbol for Chromium – True or False

Evaporation is the change of state from liquid to gas – True or False

The first law of thermodynamics states that energy can be transformed (i.e. changed from one form to another), but cannot be created or destroyed – True or False

5/32” (inch) as a fraction = 0.15625” as a decimal – True or False (without a calculator please)

In Civil Engineering – Abioseston describes non-living particulate matter which may be found floating in watercourses – True or False

What name is given to a soft, fluffy staple fiber  that grows in a boll around a shrub native to tropical and subtropical regions around the world. The English name derives from Arabic...

In 1804, The Fourdrinier Paper Machine was the first paper making machine to make continuous paper in a production environment – True or False

Nvidia Corp is well known for making chips for... 

The diagonal side of a right angle triangle, the side opposite the 90 degree right angle is also called the Hypothesis– True or False

It is called the Hypotenuse