Viscosity MCQ

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  • 1. Which of the following represents viscosity?

    • Potential energy stored in fluid
    • Resistance to fluid motion
    • Roughness of the surface
    • The pressure difference between the two fluids
  • 2. Newton's law of viscosity states that

    • the shear stress applied to the fluid is directly proportional to the velocity gradient (du/dy)
    • the shear stress applied to the fluid is inversely proportional to the velocity gradient (du/dy)
    • the shear stress applied to the fluid is directly proportional to the specific weight of the fluid
    • the shear stress applied to the fluid is inversely proportional to the specific weight of the fluid
  • 3. Which one of the following shows the correct order (left to right) of decreasing magma viscosity?

    • Rhyolite, andesite, basalt
    • Andesite, rhyolite, basalt
    • Basalt, rhyolite, andesite
    • Basalt, andesite, rhyolite
  • 4. Which magma type would generally have the lowest viscosity?

    • basalt
    • andesite
    • dacite
    • rhyolite
  • 5. Which of the following lists magma types in order of increasing viscosity (least viscous first)?

    • Basaltic
    • andesitic
    • rhyolitic
    • All of above
  • 6. Which of the following oils has the highest viscosity

    • SAE 20
    • SAE 10
    • SAE 50
    • SAE 45
  • 7. Viscosity index is a measure for the change of viscosity with change in

  • 8. The viscosity of a fluid in motion is 1 poise

    • 0
    • 0.5
    • 1
    • 2
  • 9. A fluid having no viscosity is known as

    • Real fluid
    • Ideal fluid
    • Newtonian fluid
    • Non-Newtonian fluid
  • 10. The coefficient of viscosity may be determined by

    • Capillary tube method
    • Orifice type viscometer
    • Rotating cylinder method
    • All of above
  • 11. What is flow rate?

    • The speed of a fish swimming across a lake.
    • The speed of a rocket going to the moon.
    • The speed which a fluid flows from one point to another.
    • None of these
  • 12. What is fluid flow?

    • Describes how fluids behave when frozen.
    • Describes how fluids behave when heated.
    • Describes how fluids behave in their surrounding environment.