Petroleum 101 - Cementing, Surface Completions

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This is a quiz for all those students taking a petroleum course. It basically tests your knowledge on rock cementing and surface completions. It is a good avenue for revision and knowledge advancement.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the intention of pumping CO2 into the reservoir?
    • A. 

      Kill reservoir

    • B. 

      Decrease production

    • C. 

      Increase pressure to increase production

    • D. 

      Expand reservoir

  • 2. 
    What is this?
    • A. 

      Bracket for flare

    • B. 

      Pipe holder

    • C. 

      Casing Centralizer

    • D. 

      Perforator

  • 3. 
    The advantage of coiled tubing is interventions
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    How do we ensure cement around casing?
    • A. 

      Reamer

    • B. 

      Centralizer

    • C. 

      Agitator

    • D. 

      Casing Shoe

  • 5. 
    Cement is pumped down the annulus?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    This is used to push cement down the well
    • A. 

      Top Drive

    • B. 

      Moyno Pump

    • C. 

      Plug

    • D. 

      Coil Tubing

  • 7. 
    What is this?
    • A. 

      Mud Pump

    • B. 

      Cementing Unit

    • C. 

      Moyno Pump

    • D. 

      Charge Pump

  • 8. 
    What can snubbing do, that Coil Tubing cant? 
    • A. 

      Rotate

    • B. 

      Drill faster

    • C. 

      Produce faster

  • 9. 
    Slickline has no electrical conductor
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Wireline is not used for
    • A. 

      Formation logging

    • B. 

      Perforating

    • C. 

      Production logging

    • D. 

      Fracturing

  • 11. 
    A workover rig or a mobile rig is not used when
    • A. 

      Drilling

    • B. 

      Pulling tubing

    • C. 

      Cement jobs

    • D. 

      CO2 Flooding

  • 12. 
    Cementing is done with what over the well
    • A. 

      Fracturing Tree

    • B. 

      Drilling Rig

  • 13. 
    The most common use for Coiled tubing is:
    • A. 

      Cement jobs

    • B. 

      Intervention and completion

    • C. 

      Running Casing

  • 14. 
    When using coil tubing, whatis the name of the unit used to push/pull?
    • A. 

      Injector

    • B. 

      Mud pump

    • C. 

      Charge pump

    • D. 

      Top Drive

  • 15. 
    Coiled Tubing is faster or slower than a workover rig?
    • A. 

      Faster

    • B. 

      Slower

    • C. 

      The same

  • 16. 
    Why does coiled tubing have a faster rate of penetration than rotary drilling rig?
    • A. 

      Do not need special crew

    • B. 

      Since you have to connect the pipe

    • C. 

      No joined pipe, it is a continous reel

  • 17. 
    Can you rotate something at bottom of coiled tubing?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 18. 
    How far is the cement brought up the annulus?
    • A. 

      To the surface

    • B. 

      Min 200-500ft above the shoe

    • C. 

      Half way up the well bore

    • D. 

      Min 800-1000ft above the shoe

  • 19. 
    A typical work over rig has:
    • A. 

      Truck mounted derrick

    • B. 

      Truck mounted drawworks

    • C. 

      Low profile mud tank

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 20. 
    Snubbing is the act of forcing a pipe or tubular into a well against wellbore pressure.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    What type of pump is the "heart" in Hydraulic Fracturing Operations?
    • A. 

      High Pressure Centrifugal Pumps

    • B. 

      High Pressure Reciprocating Pumps

    • C. 

      Plunger Pump

    • D. 

      Gear Pump

  • 22. 
    What is not an advantage of using coil tubing?
    • A. 

      Smaller crew

    • B. 

      Better kick detection

    • C. 

      Can circulate large volumes of drilling fluid

    • D. 

      Drill string connections are almost eliminated

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