Flow Measurement Quiz

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Flow Measurement Quiz

Questions on what fluid flow, flow rate, and total flow are


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    "Which of these terms best describes the amount of fluid that's passing some point at any given time?"
    • A. 

      A. Flow rate

    • B. 

      B. Total flow

    • C. 

      C. Laminar flow

    • D. 

      D. Turbulent flow

  • 2. 
    "What is a meter that indicates gallons per minute most likely measuring?"
    • A. 

      A. Flow rate

    • B. 

      B. Total flow

    • C. 

      C. Laminar flow

    • D. 

      D. Turbulent flow

  • 3. 
    "Select the term that best describes the amount of fluid that has passed a designated point."
    • A. 

      A. Flow rate

    • B. 

      B. Gallons per minute

    • C. 

      C. Total flow

    • D. 

      D. Flow velocity

  • 4. 
    "Select the term that best describes the principle on which this nutating disc meter operates."
    • A. 

      A. Laminar turbulence

    • B. 

      B. Equalization of level

    • C. 

      C. Positive displacement

    • D. 

      D. Differential viscosity

  • 5. 
    "The D/P cell in a flow measurement device relies on differential pressure created by which component?"
    • A. 

      A. Plummet

    • B. 

      B. Float

    • C. 

      C. Rotor

    • D. 

      D. Orifice plate

  • 6. 
    "What is the purpose of the orifice plate in this flow measuring arrangement?"
    • A. 

      A. To create a differential pressure

    • B. 

      B. To change the level of the fluid

    • C. 

      C. To change the temperature of the fluid

    • D. 

      D. To stop the flow of the fluid

  • 7. 
    "When a weir is placed in an open channel, which of these factors is used to determine fluid flow rate?"
    • A. 

      A. Pressure

    • B. 

      B. Weight

    • C. 

      C. Level

    • D. 

      D. Clarity

  • 8. 
    "A meter uses the velocity of a fluid to determine flow rate. What is the meter called?"
    • A. 

      Nutating disc meter

    • B. 

      Oval gear meter

    • C. 

      Orifice plate meter

    • D. 

      Turbine flow meter

  • 9. 
    "Select the choice that best describes what flow rate is."
    • A. 

      A. The amount of fluid that's passing some point at any given time

    • B. 

      B. The total amount of fluid that has passed a designated point

    • C. 

      C. The amount of air needed to make bubbles rise in a bubbler system

    • D. 

      D. The ratio of a fluid's turbidity to its opacity

  • 10. 
    "Which unit of measurement is commonly associated with flow rate?"
    • A. 

      A. Gallons per minute

    • B. 

      B. Pounds per square inch

    • C. 

      C. Feet per second

    • D. 

      D. Inches of water

  • 11. 
    "If a meter measures the total amount of fluid that has passed a designated point, then what is it most likely measuring?"
    • A. 

      A. Laminar flow

    • B. 

      B. Turbulent flow

    • C. 

      C. Total flow

    • D. 

      D. Flow rate

  • 12. 
    "Select all of the statements that can be applied to a nutating disc meter."
    • A. 

      A. It traps fluid above and below the disc.

    • B. 

      B. It contains a plummet.

    • C. 

      C. It operates on the principle of positive displacement.

    • D. 

      D. It has turbine blades mounted in the fluid flow path.

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