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### 36 - Basic Principles and Pump Types

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**Q:**What does ‘NPSH’ stand for in the NPSH-curve?

**A:**Net potential surface heat

**01:**Net potential surface heat Your answer

**02:**Net peripheral suction height

**03:**Net positive suction head

**Q:**What does ‘NPSH’ stand for in the NPSH-curve?

**A:**Net peripheral suction height

**01:**Net potential surface heat

**02:**Net peripheral suction height Your answer

**03:**Net positive suction head

**Q:**What does ‘NPSH’ stand for in the NPSH-curve?

**A:**Net positive suction head

**Q:**Can centrifugal pumps be connected directly to an asynchronous motor?

**A:**Yes

**Q:**Can centrifugal pumps be connected directly to an asynchronous motor?

**A:**No

**01:**Yes

**02:**No Your answer

**03:**Only in the case of immersible pumps

**Q:**Can centrifugal pumps be connected directly to an asynchronous motor?

**A:**Only in the case of immersible pumps

**01:**Yes

**02:**No

**03:**Only in the case of immersible pumps Your answer

**Q:**At the very highest level, what are the two main types of pump?

**A:**Vertical pumps and horizontal pumps

**01:**Vertical pumps and horizontal pumps Your answer

**02:**Positive displacement pumps and centrifugal pumps

**03:**Submersible and sanitary pumps

**Q:**At the very highest level, what are the two main types of pump?

**A:**Positive displacement pumps and centrifugal pumps

**Q:**At the very highest level, what are the two main types of pump?

**A:**Submersible and sanitary pumps

**01:**Vertical pumps and horizontal pumps

**02:**Positive displacement pumps and centrifugal pumps

**03:**Submersible and sanitary pumps Your answer

**Q:**Are axial flow impellers used in closed pump designs?

**A:**Yes

**01:**Yes Your answer

**02:**Sometimes

**03:**No

**Q:**Are axial flow impellers used in closed pump designs?

**A:**Sometimes

**01:**Yes

**02:**Sometimes Your answer

**03:**No

**Q:**Are axial flow impellers used in closed pump designs?

**A:**No

**Q:**Centrifugal pumps can be categorised into the following groups…

**A:**Forward flow, backward flow, static flow

**01:**Forward flow, backward flow, static flow Your answer

**02:**Vertical flow, horizontal flow, diagonal flow

**03:**Radial flow, mixed flow, axial flow

**Q:**Centrifugal pumps can be categorised into the following groups…

**A:**Vertical flow, horizontal flow, diagonal flow

**01:**Forward flow, backward flow, static flow

**02:**Vertical flow, horizontal flow, diagonal flow Your answer

**03:**Radial flow, mixed flow, axial flow

**Q:**Centrifugal pumps can be categorised into the following groups…

**A:**Radial flow, mixed flow, axial flow

**Q:**How much of the world’s total volume of water is fresh water?

**A:**72%

**01:**72% Your answer

**02:**About 50%

**03:**3.5%

**Q:**How much of the world’s total volume of water is fresh water?

**A:**About 50%

**01:**72%

**02:**About 50% Your answer

**03:**3.5%

**Q:**How much of the world’s total volume of water is fresh water?

**A:**3.5%

**Q:**What kind of pumps would normally NOT have a radial flow impeller?

**A:**Circulating pumps

**01:**Circulating pumps Your answer

**02:**Immersible pumps

**03:**Sewage treatment pumps

**Q:**What kind of pumps would normally NOT have a radial flow impeller?

**A:**Immersible pumps

**01:**Circulating pumps

**02:**Immersible pumps Your answer

**03:**Sewage treatment pumps

**Q:**What kind of pumps would normally NOT have a radial flow impeller?

**A:**Sewage treatment pumps

**Q:**In what year was the centrifugal pump invented?

**A:**1689

**Q:**In what year was the centrifugal pump invented?

**A:**1789

**01:**1689

**02:**1789 Your answer

**03:**1923

**Q:**In what year was the centrifugal pump invented?

**A:**1923

**01:**1689

**02:**1789

**03:**1923 Your answer