Applied Chemistry MCQs

By: Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil
Last modified on April 15th, 2021

Solved MCQs on Cracking and Knocking of Petroleum in Applied Chemistry.

In ___________ pre-ignition of the fuel is seen

(A). petrol knocking
(B). petrol cracking
(C). diesel cracking
(D). diesel knocking

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: a

_________ is also called as knocking.

(A). cracking
(B). pinging
(C). doping
(D). crushing

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: b

In _________gasoline vapours are purified.

(A). thermal cracking
(B). catalytic cracking
(C). stabilization
(D). knocking

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: c

What catalyst is used in the catalytic cracking?

(A). Nacl
(B). Kcl
(C). ZnSO4
(D). Al2O3

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: d

Rating of _____is called Octane number.

(A). petrol knocking
(B). diesel knocking
(C). petrol cracking
(D). diesel cracking

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: a

The yield of petrol is _______in liquid phase thermal cracking.

(A). 50%-60%
(B). 60%-70%
(C). 70%-80%
(D). 80%-90%

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: a

_____ are used for the improvement of anti-knock of diesel.

(A). TEL
(B). Pre-ignition dopes
(C). Di ethyl telluride
(D). N-hexa decane

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: b

 

The best anti-knocking reagents of petrol are _____

(A). straight-chain alkanes
(B). straight-chain alkenes
(C). alkynes
(D). aromatics

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: d

Choose the correct order of petrol knocking?

(A). aromatics—->> branched paraffins—->> olefins—->> cyclo paraffins—->> aromatics
(B). straight chain paraffins—->> olefins—->> branched paraffins—->> cyclo paraffins—->> straight chain paraffins
(C). straight chain paraffins—->> branched paraffins—->> olefins—->> cyclo paraffins—->> aromatics
(D). straight chain paraffins—->> branched paraffins—->> olefins—->> aromatics—->> cyclo paraffins

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: c

 

The catalyst is reactivated after every _________ in fixed bed catalytic cracking.

(A). 8-10hrs
(B). 20-24hrs
(C). 5-7hrs
(D). 12-15hrs

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: a

______layered structure is the structure of graphite.
(A).  Three dimensional structure
(B).  Pyramidal
(C).  Planar
(D).  Bipyramidal
(E). None of these

Multiple Choice Question Answer: c

_____is the distance between the planes of graphite.
(A).  0.876nm
(B).  0.223nm
(C).  0.124nm
(D).  0.335nm
(E). None of these

Multiple Choice Question Answer: d

Bonding of the layers is_____
(A).  Strong
(B).  Weak
(C).  Very tightly bonded
(D).  Not bonded
(E). None of these

Multiple Choice Question Answer: b

One of the properties of graphite is that it is_____anisotropic.
The
(A).  Highly
(B).  Lightly
(C).  Not
(D).  Very less
(E). None of these

Multiple Choice Question Answer: a

The graphite can easily be converted into____in the oxygen-containing atmospheres.
(A).  Carbon-monoxide
(B).  Carbondioxide
(C).  Carbonmonosulphide
(D).  Carbon-disulphide
(E). None of these

Multiple Choice Question Answer: b

_________is pressure applied in vapour phase cracking.

(A). 10-20kg/cm2
(B). 100kg/cm2
(C). 50kg/cm2
(D). 80kg/cm2

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: a

The temperature achieved is __________in vapour phase thermal cracking.

(A). 200-400oC
(B). 600-650oC
(C). 500-820oC
(D). 700-800oC

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: b

 

The catalyst is in the form of ___________in moving bed catalytic cracking.

(A). fine powder
(B). pallets
(C). liquid form
(D). gaseous form

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: a

_________ is the pressure applied in fixed-bed catalytic cracking.

(B). 50kg/cm2
(C). 100kg/cm2
(D). 1.5kg/cm2

(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: d

One of the applications of graphite is that it is used in arc lamp electrodes.
(A).  True
(B).  False
(C). Partially True

Multiple Choice Question Answer: a

In stainless steel, graphite goes through____
(A).  Microbial corrosion
(B).  Crevice corrosion
(C).  Pitting corrosion
(D).  High-temperature corrosion
(E). None of these

Multiple Choice Question Answer: c

Monocrystalline graphite is a ____ material.
(A).  Paramagnetic
(B).  Diamagnetic
(C).  Ferromagnetic
(D).  Ferrimagnetic
(E). None of these

Multiple Choice Question Answer: b

The graphite is also known as_____
(A).  White lead
(B).  Black lead
(C).  White coal
(D).  Black coal
(E). None of these

Multiple Choice Question Answer: b

The application of natural graphite is that it is mostly used in ______
(A).  Refrigerators
(B).  Laboratories
(C).  Catalyst
(D).  Fuel
(E). None of these

Multiple Choice Question Answer: a

 

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