Quiz: Less Than 4% Of People Will Pass This 'Engineering 101' Quiz

Are you an engineering whiz?

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 May 23, 2020
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Question: 1/18Pick Your Answer!


Engineers solve practical problems by applying mathematical and scientific knowledge. True or False?
True
False

Question: 2/18Pick Your Answer!


"Engineer" comes from the Latin word which means what?
Mathmatical
Scientific
Cleverness

Question: 3/18Pick Your Answer!


What type of engineering includes design and construction of buildings, roads, bridges, and dams?
Civil
Electrical
Master

Question: 4/18Pick Your Answer!


How much does a kip weigh?
50 pounds
1000 pounds
100 pounds

Question: 5/18Pick Your Answer!


What kind of bridge is the Golden Gate Bridge?
Arch
Truss
Suspension

Question: 6/18Pick Your Answer!


In which country can the Taj Mahal be found?
Nepal
India
Sri Lanka

Question: 7/18Pick Your Answer!


What is the World's tallest free-standing structure?
The Space Needle
The CN Tower
The Eiffel Tower

Question: 8/18Pick Your Answer!


What can destroy a diamond?
Heat
A hammer
Water

Question: 9/18Pick Your Answer!


Which country has the fastest trains in the world?
China
Korea
Italy

Question: 10/18Pick Your Answer!


What does C.A.D. stand for?
Computer Aided Design
Civil Aided Drafting
Create And Destroy

Question: 11/18Pick Your Answer!


Which is the fastest communication platform ever?
The telegram
The telephone
The Internet

Question: 12/18Pick Your Answer!


Where was the first laser built?
London
Switzerland
California

Question: 13/18Pick Your Answer!


The World's smallest radio is the size of a marble. True or False?
True
False

Question: 14/18Pick Your Answer!


Who patented the electric light bulb?
Alexander Graham Bell
Thomas Edison
Guglielmo Marconi

Question: 15/18Pick Your Answer!


What is designed and constructed to contain the flow of water?
A reservoir
A well
A dam

Question: 16/18Pick Your Answer!


Which tunnel links the United Kingdom and France?
The Lincoln Tunnel
The Channel Tunnel
The Seikan Tunnel

Question: 17/18Pick Your Answer!


Who runs SpaceX?
Jeff Bezos
Bill Gates
Elon Musk

Question: 18/18Pick Your Answer!


What engineer and inventor designed the alternating-current (AC) electric system?
Benjamin Franklin
Nikola Tesla
Thomas Edison
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