Trivia Quiz On Gas Engine!

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Trivia Quiz On Gas Engine!

A gas engine is an engine that runs on gas fuel, and it is undeniably the best when it comes to saving the environment. Are you an aspiring mechanic and think you know much about the engine? Well, the trivia quiz below is exactly what you know about it so far. Give it a shot and get to see just how attentive you have been about it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Give three general types of lubricants.
    • A. 

      Vasoline, wet, runny

    • B. 

      Wet, dry, hot

    • C. 

      Dry (powdered), semi-dry (grease), liquid (oil)

  • 2. 
    Name four important jobs performed by a good engine lubricant.
    • A. 

      Lubricates, cools, cleans, and seals

    • B. 

      Clean, wax, vacuum, wash

  • 3. 
    Which engine lubrication system utilizes a trough in the crankcase?
    • A. 

      Splash system

    • B. 

      Ejection pump system

    • C. 

      Constant level system

  • 4. 
    Which small engine lubrication system is similar to the system used on automobiles?
    • A. 

      Barrel type pump system

    • B. 

      Full pressure system

  • 5. 
    Babbitt metal used as a bearing material is an alloy of three metals.  name them.
    • A. 

      Tin, copper, antimony

    • B. 

      Gold, silver, bronze

  • 6. 
    The lubricating oil recommendation for a particular model and make of engine would be found on a special label on the engine.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    API stands for _______________.
    • A. 

      Always Partially Insane

    • B. 

      American Petroleum Institute

    • C. 

      American Parts Institute

  • 8. 
    SAE stands for ____________.
    • A. 

      Society of Automotive Engineers

    • B. 

      Society of All Engines

    • C. 

      Special Angles Eased

  • 9. 
    Type of oil refers to its______________.
    • A. 

      Service classification

    • B. 

      Grade

    • C. 

      Maximun operating temperature

  • 10. 
    Most four-cycle engine manufacturers recommend oils supplimented by additives.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    What is the purpose of detergents/dispersants in oils?
    • A. 

      Suspend dirt and sludge in the oil where contaminents can be trapped by a filter or readily drained.

    • B. 

      Keeps the car clean

    • C. 

      Makes oil less expensive

  • 12. 
    Why are some oils with additives not suitable for two-cycle engine use?
    • A. 

      They are too expensive and hard to find

    • B. 

      They make the engine harder to start

    • C. 

      Some oils do not burn completely and leaves a residue that fouls spark plugs and clogs exhaust ports.

  • 13. 
    A high viscocity oil would  ______________.
    • A. 

      Be thin

    • B. 

      Be suitable for high temperature use

  • 14. 
    Several types of positive displacement oil pumps are used in pressurized lubrication systems.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 15. 
    Name three type of oil filters in use.
    • A. 

      Bypass, shunt, full flow

    • B. 

      Paper, pleated, stacked

  • 16. 
    Generally, the oil filter element is replaceable.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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