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Chemical Engineering

Subject : engineering
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1. Petroleum Engineers are involved in...






2. Nuclear reactors use controlled chain reactions to convert...






3. Disposal and processing of industrial and residential waste (similar to Civil)






4. A flammable fluid produced from decaying animals in high pressure and temperature over a long period of time






5. Nuclear engineers are concerned mostly with...






6. Chemical engineers work with process to ensure ____ handling of reliable chemical products.






7. Fission






8. What are the 3 types of fossil used today?






9. Three areas under Environmental Engineering?






10. Uses thermonuclear fusion to radiate energy outwards.






11. Design process to reduce or eliminate harmful waste (most common area of Environmental)






12. A Petroleum Engineer ____ - _____ - and ______ the equipment to process the petroleum into the end product






13. What is always found with petroleum?






14. A brittle solid produced from decaying plants in high pressure and temperature over a long period of time






15. Transmutation is the process when one element becomes another through _____ _____.






16. Chemical engineers ______ - ______ - and _____ large- scale production facilities (2 out of 3 work for manufacturing industry)






17. What are the 5 renewable sources of energy?






18. What was environmental engineering formally known as?






19. What is the highest paid engineer?






20. Three branches - recognized by AIChE - of Chemical Engineering






21. Emphasis on chemistry and the chemical nature of products and processes






22. Nuclear reactors use controlled _____ _____ to convert nuclear energy into electrical energy.






23. An electron given off during decay






24. All fossil fuels are mined ____.






25. Environmental Engineering applies science in the pursuit of making the world a safer place for _____ ___ ______.






26. What are the 3 types of decay?






27. Loses a neutron and gains a proton






28. The sun uses ______ _____to radiate energy outwards.






29. The process of combining two smaller masses into one larger nucleus






30. Work at nuclear plants to design - run - observe - and improve the reactor's efficiency and safe operation






31. How many chemical engineers work for a manufacturing industry?






32. Most penetrating form of radiation






33. Use controlled chain reactions to convert nuclear energy into electrical energy






34. Nuclear engineers work at nuclear plants to design - run - observe - and improve the _____ _______ ___ ______ _______.






35. Chemical engineers take what chemists do in the lab and apply fundamental engineering principles to it for ____ ____.






36. Disposal engineers dispose and process _____ and _____ waste






37. Nuclear engineers work at nuclear plants to _______ - ________ - ______ - ___ ______ the reactor's efficiency and safe operation.






38. What is the most common area of Environmental engineering?






39. Chemical engineers work with process to ensure safe handling of reliable _________ ________.






40. What are three nuclear engineering divisions?






41. Similar to Civil






42. American Institute of Chemical Engineers acronym!






43. The process when one element becomes another through radioactive decay






44. Cleaning up of a contaminated site






45. Study nuclear energy and radiation and their beneficial uses






46. The process of splitting a nucleus into two smaller masses






47. The sun uses thermonuclear fusion to ____ ____ _____.






48. Petroleum (crude oil) is a flammable fluid produced from decaying animals in ___ _____ and ____ over a long period of time.






49. Maintains the flow of petroleum in a safe and reliable manner Exploration of crude oil - Removal of the oil - Transporting the oil






50. Chemical engineers take what chemists do in the lab and apply ________ _______ _______ to it for societal use.