Industry questions This is a list of recently added questions about industry. Play industry quiz and see all the questions. How many litres does an oil barrel hold?About 159. The barrel is one of several units of volume applied in various contexts; there are dry barrels, fluid barrels, oil barrels and so on. The volumes in common usage range from about 100 to 200 litres. In the worldwide oil industry, an oil barrel is defined as 42 US gallons, which is about 159 litres or 35 imperial gallons.Created by: Ninjaihard 58% about 209about 2093about 159about 15910about 189about 1893about 149about 1491measurement units riddles » What used to be mined at the site from the picture above?Diamonds. The picture shows the Big Hole, an open-pit and underground diamond mine in Kimberley, South Africa. It is about 215 metres deep with a surface area of 17 hectares and it's claimed to be the largest hole excavated by hand, although this claim is disputed.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 62% goldgold79diamondsdiamonds342petroleumpetroleum57coalcoal71minerals riddles » Brass is an alloy made of ...Zinc and copper. Brass is a metallic alloy that is made of copper and zinc. The proportions of zinc and copper can vary to create different types of brass alloys with varying mechanical and electrical properties.Created by: Tschukahard 59% nickel and coppernickel and copper192zinc and copperzinc and copper1442bronze and copperbronze and copper709brass is a chemical elementbrass is a chemical element78technical riddles » Which country is the leading producer of wool?Australia is the leading producer of wool (25% of global production) which is mostly from Merino sheep. Other large producters of wool are New Zealand, China and the United States (mostly in Texas and New Mexico).Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% United StatesUnited States440New ZealandNew Zealand4088AustraliaAustralia3850ArgentinaArgentina852animals of Australia riddles » Which country is the leading producer of tobacco?China. In recent years, the production of tobacco is growing due to increased productivity by developing nations. The top producers of tobacco are China (39.6%), India (8.3%), Brazil (7.0%) and the United States (4.6%).Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 32% USAUSA445ChinaChina1455CubaCuba1656BrazilBrazil895nicotine riddles » Which of the G8 countries is the smallest emitter of carbon dioxide?France. Low carbon dioxide emission in France is a result of large investments in nuclear technology. Most electricity produced by France is generated by 59 nuclear power plants. As a side-effect renewable energies are having difficulty taking off.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 34% FranceFrance2136CanadaCanada2203JapanJapan1294RussiaRussia609nuclear power riddles » Which South American country has the largest fishing industry? Peru has the most productive fisheries in the world thanks to the currents “Humboldt” and “El Niño”, which converge bringing nutrients-rich water to the surface. Peru's fishing sector led the world during the mid-1960s. The production since then has fluctuated radically because of overfishing. Today, Peru's fishing industry is still the second largest in the world. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 46% PeruPeru4659AgerntinaAgerntina2233BrazilBrazil1734VenezuelaVenezuela1472fishing riddles » Which country in the world captures the most fish?China, with one-fifth of the world's population, accounts for one-third of the world's reported fish production and two-thirds of the worlds reported aquaculture production. Chinese fishing fleet has access to numerous distant fishing grounds through agreements with foreign countries. That includes West African coast and North and South Pacific.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 47% United StatesUnited States1060ChileChile2247ChinaChina6487JapanJapan3799fish riddles » Rockefeller's Standard Oil used to be the most profitable company in the world. What happened to it?It was forcily split to several independent companies. In 1911, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that Standard Oil must be dissolved under the Sherman Antitrust Act and split into 34 companies. Four of these companies were "Jersey Standard", which became Exxon, "Standard Oil of New York" which became Mobil, "Standard Oil of Ohio" which became SOHIO, "Standard Oil of Indiana" which became Amoco and "Standard Oil of California" which became the Chevron Corp.Created by: Masahiro Yakohard 55% it went bankruptit went bankrupt1335it was renamed Texacoit was renamed Texaco2443it was renamed Chevronit was renamed Chevron1116it was forcily split to several independent companiesit was forcily split to several independent companies6123companies riddles » What kind of building is that?Solar power plant. In The PS10 Solar Power Plant, 624 movable mirrors concentrate the sun's rays to the top of a 115 meter (377 ft) high, tower where a steam turbine is located. The plant is located near Seville, Spain.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 64% superlighthousesuperlighthouse2356solar power plantsolar power plant9838tent-type greenhousetent-type greenhouse1095a fountain in Dubaia fountain in Dubai1849electricity riddles » Play industry quiz and see all the questions.