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 ?

 

Once the longest subsea pipeline in the world, the Langeled pipeline transports natural gas between which 2 countries...

What name is given to an engineering tool used to accurately measure small linear distances...

A type of vehicle armour  consisting of layers of different material such as metals , plastics , ceramics  or air is called...

A gas turbine engine has a very low power to weight ratio when compared to a reciprocating engine - True or False

It has a very HIGH power to weight ratio

The fundamental rules of Friction where first discovered by Archimedes...

It was Leonardo da Vinci

Electrical Impedance is the the residual torque resisting the initial rotation at the start up of an electric motor - True or False

It is the value of the resistance in a circuit when a voltage is applied

The Russian Antonov AN-225 is the worlds heaviest...

A polyhedron is a geometric solid in three dimensions with flat faces and straight edges - True or False

What name is given to an optical device consisting of a rigid or flexible tube with an eyepiece at one end and an objective lens at the other end. Typically they are linked together by a relay optical system...

In Roman Numerals, "M" equals what number...