Chemical Engineering - Nuclear Power Engineering

16. 

Uranium ore is mined & concentrated in India at

A. Jadugoda(Jharkhand)
B. Kota (Rajasthan)
C. Tuticorin (Tamilnadu)
D. Talchar (Orissa)

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

17. 

Which of the following factors is the most important in the site selection for a nuclear power plant ?

A. Absence of earthquake prone zone in nearby areas.
B. Abundant availability of water.
C. Remotely located from residential areas.
D. Proximity to fuel source.

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

18. 

A fast breeder reactor

A. uses natural uranium as fuel.
B. does not require a moderator.
C. both (a) and (b).
D. neither (a) nor (b).

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

19. 

Heavy water has maximum density at __________ °C.

A. 4
B. 11.6
C. 0
D. 18.6

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

20. 

Ceramic nuclear metals compared to solid nuclear metals have

A. higher melting points.
B. low strength at high temperature.
C. more chances of radiation damage.
D. poorer corrosion resistance.

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.