4

# Scheduling provides information about the

Proper utilisation of machines

Means to minimise idle time for machines

Time of completion of job

Time of starting of job and also about how much work should be completed during a particular period

D. Time of starting of job and also about how much work should be completed during a particular period

4

One

Three

Six

Twelve

4

# In which of the electric power generation system, the operating cost is minimum?

Thermal

Nuclear

Hydroelectric

Fast breeder reactor

4

# In financial accounting of a chemical plant, which of the following relationship is invalid?

Assets = equities

Assets = liabilities + net worth

Total income = costs + profits

Assets = capital

4

General expenses

R & D cost

None of these

4

# Nominal and effective interest rates are equal, when the interest is compounded

Quarterly

Semi-annually

Annually

In no case, they are equal

4

# Fixed charges for a chemical plant does not include the

Interest on borrowed money

Rent of land and buildings

Property tax, insurance and depreciation

Repair and maintenance charges

4

# Operating profit of a chemical plant is equal to

Profit before interest and tax i.e., net profit + interest + tax

Profit after tax plus depreciation

Net profit + tax

Profit after tax

4

# The __________ of a chemical company can be obtained directly from the balance sheet as the difference between current assets and current liabilities.

Cash ratio

Net working capital

Current ratio

Liquids assets

4

# Optimum number of effects in a multiple effect evaporator is decided by the

Cost benefit analysis

Floor area availability

Terminal parameters

Evaporation capacity required

4

15%

10%

1.5%

150%

4

1

5

10

30

4

# Scheduling provides information about the

Proper utilisation of machines

Means to minimise idle time for machines

Time of completion of job

Time of starting of job and also about how much work should be completed during a particular period

4

# Which of the following methods of depreciation calculations results in book values greater than those obtained with straight line method?

Multiple straight line method

Sinking fund method

Declining balance method

Sum of the years digit method

4

(1 + i)n/S

S/(1 + i)n

S/(1 + in)

S/(1 + n)i

4

# Utilities cost in the operation of chemical process plant comes under the

Fixed charges

Direct production cost

General expenses

4

# Gantt chart (or Bar chart) is helpful in

Efficient utilisation of manpower and machines

Preparing production schedule

Efficient despatching of products

Inventory control

4

# Cost incurred towards __________ in a chemical plant is a component of the utilities cost.

Water supply

Running a control laboratory

Property protection

Medical services

4

# Annual depreciation cost are not constant when, the __________ method of depreciation calculation is used.

Straight line

Sinking fund

Present worth

Declining balance

4

Fixed

Utilities

Capital

4

Linearly

Non-linearly

Exponentially

Logarithmically

4

# Fixed capital investment of a chemical plant is the total amount of money needed to supply the necessary plant and manufacturing facilities plus the working capital for operation of the facilities. Which of the following components of fixed capital investment requires minimum percentage of it?

Electrical installation cost

Equipment installation cost

Cost for piping

Equipment insulation cost

4

# Which of the following is the cheapest material of construction for the storage of sodium hydroxide upto a concentration of 75%?

Stainless steel

Plain carbon steel

Nickel

Copper

4

# Which of the following relationship is not correct is case of a chemical process plant?

Manufacturing cost = direct product cost + fixed charges + plant overhead costs

General expenses = administrative expenses + distribution & marketing expenses

Total product cost = manufacturing cost + general expenses

Total product cost = direct production cost + plant overhead cost

4

# Total product cost of a chemical plant does not include the __________ cost.

Market survey

Operating labour, supervision and supplies

Depreciation, property tax and insurance

4

10 to 20

35 to 45

55 to 65

70 to 80

4

121

110

97

91

4

# A balance sheet for a chemical plant shows its financial condition at any given date. It does not contain the __________ of the plant.

Current asset

Current liability

Long term debt

Profit

4

# The 'total capital investment' for a chemical process plant comprises of the fixed capital investment and the

Working capital

Indirect production cost

Direct production cost

4

# __________ of depreciation calculation accounts for the interest on investment.

Straight line method

Declining balance

Both (A) and (B)

Neither (A) nor (B)