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 ?

 

A listing of chemical elements arranged according to their properties is called a …

1/2" is equal to how many millimeters...

The Wankel internal combustion engine is based on a series of reciprocating crank shafts - True or False

It use a rotary action

It is possible to drill a square hole - True or False

Using the Reuleaux Triangle

Which planet is often called "The Red Planet"...

The Radian is the SI  derived unit for a Plane Angle - True or False

Thinking machines and artificial intelligence appear in Greek mythology - True or False

e.g. the bronze robot of Hephaestus

The capacity of an internal combustion engine is calculated by the volume of the exhaust gasses per stroke - at ambient pressure and temperature - True or False

It is the volume  swept by all of the pistons  inside the cylinders  of the engine

An Autoclicker is a device used to sterilize equipment  by subjecting them to high pressure saturated steam - True or False

An Autoclave is used to sterilize equipment  by subjecting them to high pressure saturated steam

The number 10 to the power of minus 6 has the unit symbol "micro" - True or False