Plumbing Quizzes & Trivia

If there’s any one invention we should be collectively thankful for, it’s modern day plumbing. However, there are some plumbing experts out there who would argue that the ancient Minoan civilization had already beat this “modern day marvel” about 4000 years ago with their own plumbing techniques. Where do you stand on the argument? Do you know enough plumbing facts to take on these quizzes?

Do you know what water pipes used to be made of when they were first brought into use? Sir John Alexander is credited with inventing what in 1596? In 1929 a series of sewer explosions occurred in Canada. Do you know where in Canada the explosions occurred? Can you name the 10 different types of common end-user plumbed-in fixtures? Dust off your handyman skills, you’re going to need them for these quizzes!
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    What pipe should not be buried underground?

Plumbing is something that exists in almost every household or building and if you can be a certified plumber the jobs you have will be unlimited as the skill is not easy to perfect. This test is designed to assess general...

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    What fitting is required to join copper with a galvanized pipe?


Questions: 114  |  Attempts: 2836   |  Last updated: Sep 1, 2017
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    A kind of G.I. fitting that has one end external threads, while the other end has internal threads.

The plumbing system exam: quiz. A good plumbing system is expected to make it easier for sewerage and water to freely come in and out as expected. The system can either be potable water, sanitary drainage and stormwater drainage....

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Plumbing is any system that transports fluids for a number of different uses and applications. It involves pipes, valves, plumbing fixtures, tanks and several other apparatuses to convey said fluids. How much do you know?

Questions: 26  |  Attempts: 744   |  Last updated: Dec 2, 2020
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    Is plugging an opening with oakum, lead or other materials

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Which of the coupling, caulking, nipple, or tread is used to connect the two ends of two pipes, neither of which can be turned?
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