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11-24-03 Third Engineer Written

1. Define absolute pressure?

 2. What are the impurities in coal?

 3. What is the horse power of a pump operating at 120 GPM with 100 feet of head?

 4. What is the BTU equivalent to boiler horse power?

 5. Perform an accumulation test on a boiler.


 6. What size turbine can you operate with a third class engineer license?

 7. How do you know a governor has taken over when operating a turbine?

 8. 16 is the cube of what number?

 9. Describe procedure for changing a water gage glass on a boiler?

 10. How do you find boiler horse power?

 11. Which furnishes more air to a boiler, a force draft fan or an induced draft fan?

 12. What is a tachometer?


 13. Find square feet of a tube 4" diameter and 20 feet long?

 14. Describe two ways to find the content of a fuel?

 15. What are CO,CO2,H2, SO2, H2O?

 16. How many BTU's needed to change one pound of water at 60f to steam at 212f?  How many latent heat BTU's?

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