So, Ya Wanna Be A Power Engineer?

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So, Ya Wanna Be A Power Engineer?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Whenever possible, you should push on a wrench.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    A ___________ is used to create superheated steam.
  • 3. 
    What equipment does a Power Engineer typically operate?
    • A. 

      Tea kettles and crumpets

    • B. 

      Stills and forges

    • C. 

      Boilers and pumps

    • D. 

      Flux capacitors and Tardis

  • 4. 
    A firetube boiler is one that
    • A. 

      Has the water on the inside.

    • B. 

      Has the water on the outside.

    • C. 

      Does not have water.

    • D. 

      Purple monkey dishwasher

  • 5. 
    The Hogwart's Express (a steam locomotive) has a tremendous amount of cloudy stuff coming out of its stack. What is it?
    • A. 

      Steam from the steam chest

    • B. 

      Smoke from the boiler

    • C. 

      Steam and smoke from the jet inside

    • D. 

      Prof. Dumbledore's pipe

  • 6. 
    A forced draft fan
    • A. 

      Pulls flue gases out of the furnace

    • B. 

      Makes for a comfy environment on a hot day

    • C. 

      Pushes air into the boiler furnace

    • D. 

      Is used to spin a turbine

  • 7. 
    When installing a new blade on a hacksaw, you should ensure the teeth are pointing towards the handle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False