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Chemical Engineering

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1. What was environmental engineering formally known as?






2. Cleaning up of a contaminated site






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






4. Three areas under Environmental Engineering?






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






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






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






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






9. Uses thermonuclear fusion to radiate energy outwards.






10. Disposal engineers dispose and process _____ and _____ waste






11. What is the highest paid engineer?






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






13. Applies science in the pursuit of making the world a safer place for humans and animals






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






15. Most penetrating form of radiation






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






17. Fission






18. All fossil fuels are mined ____.






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






20. Loses a neutron and gains a proton






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






22. Alpha Decay- Alpha particle is made of?






23. Nuclear engineers study nuclear _____ and _____ and their ______ uses nuclear power plants






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






25. An electron given off during decay






26. Petroleum that has been turned in to a gas






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






28. What are the 3 types of decay?






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






37. What is always found with petroleum?






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






39. Chemical engineers design - develop - and operate _____-_____ ________ ________.






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






41. Nuclear engineers are concerned mostly with...






42. What are three nuclear engineering divisions?






43. The sun uses ______ _____to radiate energy outwards.






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






45. Study nuclear energy and radiation and their beneficial uses






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






47. American Institute of Chemical Engineers acronym!






48. Petroleum Engineers are involved in...






49. What are the 5 renewable sources of energy?






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