How Much You Know About Engineering Ethics? Trivia Quiz

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How Much You Know About Engineering Ethics? Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A situation in which an engineer’s loyalty and obligations may be compromised because of self-interests or other loyalties and obligations.
    • A. 

      Conflict of interest

    • B. 

      Conceptual issue

    • C. 

      Concern of interest

    • D. 

      Interaction rules

  • 2. 
    The general and abstract concepts of right and wrong behavior culled from philosophy, theology, and professional societies.
    • A. 

      Ethics

    • B. 

      Morals

    • C. 

      Etiquette

    • D. 

      Law

  • 3. 
    Expected sets of behavior (etiquette, law, morals, and ethics) between the engineer, other individuals, and society as a whole.
    • A. 

      Conceptual issue

    • B. 

      Application issue

    • C. 

      Legal rights

    • D. 

      Interaction rules

  • 4. 
    Engineering Ethics is the set of behavioral standards that all engineers are expected to follow.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Legal rights are
    • A. 

      The system of rules established by authority, society, or custom

    • B. 

      The lack of clarity as to whether a particular act violates a law, rule or policy

    • C. 

      The ”just claims” given to all humans within a government’s jurisdiction

    • D. 

      The act of informing authorities of harmful, dangerous, or illegal activities

  • 6. 
    A moral theory that seeks to create the best for most people.
    • A. 

      Whistle blowing

    • B. 

      Utilitarianism

    • C. 

      Morals

    • D. 

      Rights analysis

  • 7. 
    The accepted standards of right and wrong that are usually applied to personal behavior.
    • A. 

      Morals

    • B. 

      Law

    • C. 

      Etiquette

    • D. 

      Ethics

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Law

    • B. 

      Ethics

    • C. 

      Morals

    • D. 

      Etiquette

  • 9. 
    The codes of behavior and courtesy.
    • A. 

      Etiquette

    • B. 

      Law

    • C. 

      Morals

    • D. 

      Ethics

  • 10. 
    Whistleblowing is the act of informing authorities of harmful, dangerous, or illegal activities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False