Chemical Engineering - Nuclear Power Engineering

41. 

One 'amu' is equivalent to

A. 9.31 Mev
B. 931 eV
C. 931 MeV
D. 931 J

Answer: Option C

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42. 

Which of the following undergoes fission reaction easily ?

A. U-235
B. U-238
C. Th-232
D. none of these

Answer: Option A

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43. 

Thorium-232 (a fertile material) on absorption of a neutron gets converted into __________ , which is a fissile material.

A. thorium-233
B. uranium-235
C. uranium-233
D. plutonium-239

Answer: Option C

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44. 

Percentage of heavy water in ordinary water is around

A. 0.015
B. 7.54
C. 0.71
D. 32.97

Answer: Option A

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45. 

Safety rods provided in nuclear reactors to guard against accidents, in case of earthquake are made of

A. high carbon steel.
B. molybdenum.
C. zircalloy.
D. boron or cadmium.

Answer: Option D

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