What Do You Know About Polymer Engineering?

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What Do You Know About Polymer Engineering? - Quiz

As a sub-field of materials science and engineering, polymer engineering primarily focuses on the development of brand new products often made from plastics, although other substances are similarly termed polymers. To find out more about polymer engineering and polymer engineers, take the quiz below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is inulin a type of?
    • A. 

      Carbohydrates

    • B. 

      Proteins

    • C. 

      Lipids

    • D. 

      Minerals

    • E. 

      Vitamins

  • 2. 
    Which of these is a chain transfer reagent? 
    • A. 

      CH4

    • B. 

      CCl4

    • C. 

      H2

    • D. 

      O2

  • 3. 
    Which of these describes a glass? 
    • A. 

      Polymeric mixture

    • B. 

      Lez gel

    • C. 

      Micro-crystalline

    • D. 

      Super cooled liquid

    • E. 

      Fluid

  • 4. 
    Which of these reactions produces Bakelite? 
    • A. 

      Aniline and urea

    • B. 

      Phenol and methanal

    • C. 

      Phenol and chloroform

    • D. 

      Formaldehyde and NaOH

  • 5. 
    Which of these is cellulose a polymer of?
    • A. 

      Glucose

    • B. 

      Fructose

    • C. 

      Lactose

    • D. 

      Sucrose

  • 6. 
    Inulin is a polymer of which of these sugars?
    • A. 

      Glucose

    • B. 

      Arabinose

    • C. 

      Galactose

    • D. 

      Fructose

  • 7. 
    Which of these is a condensation polymer? 
    • A. 

      PVC

    • B. 

      Polythene

    • C. 

      Protein

    • D. 

      Rubber

  • 8. 
    Which of these is an example of a co-polymer? 
    • A. 

      Teflon

    • B. 

      Polypropylene

    • C. 

      PVC

    • D. 

      Buna-S

  • 9. 
    Which catalyst is used for olefin polymerization? 
    • A. 

      Ziegler-Natta catalyst

    • B. 

      Wilkinson catalyst

    • C. 

      Raney nickel catalyst

    • D. 

      Merrifield resin

  • 10. 
    Which of these polymers occurs naturally? 
    • A. 

      Starch and nylon

    • B. 

      Protein and nylon

    • C. 

      Starch and cellulose

    • D. 

      Protein and nylon

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