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Note:

1.

Encircle the letter of only one alternative which you think is most appropriate .

Which of the following is true of deadlegs in a piping system?


a.
b.
c.
d.

2.

NDT cannot be done on deadlegs


A portion of the piping which has fallen out of the test
system
The corrosion rate can very significantly from adjacent piping
None of the above

Which of the following is a description of a repair organization?


a.

An owner or user of piping systems who repairs or alters his


or her own equipment in accordance with API 570
b. A contractor whose qualifications are acceptable to the owner or
user of piping systems and who makes repairs or alterations
according to API 570
c. One who is authorized by, acceptable to, or otherwise not
prohibited by the jurisdiction and who makes repairs or
alterations according to API 570
d. All of the above
3.

What does the acronym CUI represent?


a.
b.
c.
d.

4.

Cracking Under Insulation


Covered Under Insurance
Corrosion Under Insulation
Corrosion Under Inspection

Repair on piping system would


a.
b.
c.
d.

Restore piping to intended design conditions


Change the design conditions
Require re-rating to be carried out
None of the above

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5.

Which of the following best describes auxiliary piping?


a.
b.
c.
d.

6.

Post weld heat treatment is carried out:


a.
b.
c.
d.

7.

Before PWHT
After PWHT and before painting
After PWHT and painting
Anytime is okay

Basic construction code referred in API 570 is


a.
b.
c.
d.

9.

To increase Hardness
To increase Tensile strength
To release locked-up stresses in the weld and improve
ductility
None of the above

In case of piping requiring PWHT Pressure test is conducted


a.
b.
c.
d.

8.

Any piping which is extra to the main piping run can be


considered as auxiliary piping.
Instrument and machinery piping, typically small bore
secondary process piping that can be isolated from primary
piping system.
Any piping which is less than 1.0 inch N.B
All of the above

ASME
ASME
ASME
ASME

Sec. VIII DIV 1


Sec. IX
B 31.1
B 31.3

Which of the following defines the term hold point?


a. A pipe hanger that utilizes springs and sliding shoes to
accommodate expansion and contraction
b. A dog welded onto piping and used to align joints prior to
welding
c. A point beyond which work may not proceed until inspections
have been performed and documented
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d. A trunnion, gimbal, or sliding shoe used for piping support
systems
10.

Which of the following changes on a piping could be termed as an


alteration?
a.
b.
c.
d.

11.

API 570 was developed for the petroleum refining and chemical
process industries.
a.
b.
c.
d.

12.

It
It
It
It

shall be used for all piping systems.


may be used, where practical, for any piping system.
can be used, where necessary, for power piping.
may not be used unless agreed to by all parties.

The preferred medium for a pressure test is __________.


a)
b)
c)
d)

13.

Addition of a reinforced nozzle of size equal to an existing


nozzle
Addition of a nozzle not requiring reinforcement
Any change that effect the pressure containing capacity of
the piping beyond the scope of items described in existing
data reports
Only b and c

Steam
Air
Water
Hydrocarbon

Identify dead legs from the following.


a.
b.
c.
d.

Broken or damaged pipe supports


Spare pump piping
Both of above
None of above

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14.

In API-510, the term RBI means:


a.
b.
c.
d.

15.

S/A interface is taken as zone which is:


a.
b.
c.
d.

16.

Repairing Before Inspection


Report Based Inspection
Repair Based Inspection
Risk Based Inspection

12 inches above soil


12 inches below soil
12 inches below and 6 inches above soil
a and b above

Part of piping installation exhibiting similar corrosivity and similar


design conditions is called:
a.
b.
c.
d.

Piping system
Piping Spool
Piping Circuit
None of the above

17. What is the minimum time that a leak test must be maintained as
per B 31.3?
a.
b.
c.
d.
18.

60
45
30
10

minutes
minutes
minutes
minutes

TML in API 570 means:


a.
b.
c.
d.

Thickness monitoring line


Thickness measuring location
Thickness measurement location
None of the above

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19.

Performing impact test requires testing of a set of:


a.
b.
c.
d.

20.

Three specimen
At least two specimen
Minimum three specimen
Maximum three specimen

Hot tapping is best described by statement:


a.
b.
c.
d.

It is technique of heating the pipe to specified temperature


and gently tapping with 1lb. rounded hammer to detect
thinning of pipe wall
It is technique of providing a tapping connection while pipe
system is in operation
It is technique of fixing a water tap on hot water lines for
use during winter
It is an act of using the tap and die for threading the pipe
when the pipe is hot
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ANSWER KEY
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ANS.
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B
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REFERENCE
API 570, 5.3.2
API 570, 3.38
API 570, 3.8
API 570, 3.37
API 570, 3.6
B 31.3, 331
B 31.3, 345.1
API 570, 3.3
API 570, 3.13
API 570, 3.1
API 570, 1.1.2
B 31.3, 345.4.1
API 570, 3.9
API 570, 5.1
API 570, 3.42
API 570, 3.31
B 31.3, 345.22
API 570, 3.47
B 31.3, 323.3.3
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