Chemical Engineering - Nuclear Power Engineering

41. 

The type of pump used for the recirculation of molten sodium coolant in liquid metal cooled reactor is a/an __________ pump.

A. electromagnetic
B. reciprocating
C. centrifugal
D. volute

Answer: Option A

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42. 

Fast breeder Test Reactor (FBTR) is located at

A. Kalpakkam (near Madras).
B. Kota (in Rajasthan).
C. BARC (Trombay).
D. Tarapur (in Maharashtra).

Answer: Option A

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43. 

Tarapur atomic power station

A. has two boiling water reactors of American design.
B. has an installed capacity of 400 MW.
C. is the first power reactor in India, which became critical in 1969.
D. all (a), (b) and (c).

Answer: Option D

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44. 

In a nuclear explosion, the energy is released primarily in the form of __________ energy-

A. potential
B. thermal
C. kinetic
D. electrical

Answer: Option C

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45. 

The largest stable nucleus is

A. U-235
B. U-238
C. Pb-206
D. Bi-209

Answer: Option A

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