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Unformatted text preview: 3) Posted by Anonymous on 07-21-2007 01:38 PM Tripod iconReport Abuse Previous | Top 100 | Next logo angle graphic share: del.icio.us | digg | reddit | furl | facebook Select Rating PKG101 Final PKG101 FINAL Good Luck! Csa can of Coca Cola? A. 800 number B. Logo C. Name of the bottler D. Name of the corporation* E. Nutritional label 2. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A. Corugated box B. EPS "egg crate" style package C. No packaging D. Plastic bag* 3. Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A. Communication B. Protection C. Regulatory compliance* D. Utility 4. A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the carton? A. Primary B. Secondary* C. Tertiary 5. Which of the following products needs to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A. Frozen ground beef B. Milk C. Napkins D. Pretzels* E. Rye bread 6. What happens to the color of a beef steak that is put into a package with a low oxygen atmosphere and is otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration? A. Meat shrivels B. Meat stays red C. Meat turns black D. Meat turns Gray/blue* E. Meat turns white F. Nothing 7. What is the name of the course instructor? A. Dr. Bruce Harte B. Dr. Harold Hughes* C. Dr. Harold D. Dr. Howard Hughes E. Professor Harold F. Dr. Theron Downes 8. What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A. Corrugated paperboard cushions B. EPS cushions C. Palletize D. Strong box* 9. MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A. True* B. False 10. What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A. The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B. The process of etching to make telescope mirrors C. The slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling D. The tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure* * 11. What is the function of fining? A. Cause slag to float to the surface B. Manufacturing of fine art glass pieces C. Manufacturing of small vials D. Remove small bubbles from the molten glass* 12. Cullet is recycled container glass. A. True B. False* 13. Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A. True B. False* 14. A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A. True* B. False 15. A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A. True B. False* 16. Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A. True B. False* * 17. Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A. True* B. False 18. Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A. True* B. False 19. In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A. True B. False* 20. Collapsible tubes may be made of aluminum. A. True* B. False 21. What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A. Draw - redraw B. Neck down* C. Pop top D. Wasp waist 22. What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A. Can end B. Can wall C. Foil D. Labels E. Metallization* 23. A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A. True* B. False 24. Which of the following paper types is transparent? A. Bleached kraft B. Cellophane* C. Kraft D. Sanitary E. Tissue F. Fine 25. What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A. Cylinder B. Fourdrinier* C. Headbox D. Shuttle E. Vat 26. How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A. 7* B. 6 C. 5 D. 4 E. 3 27. The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A. Add a watermark B. Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper* C. Mix in recycled fibers D. Required by EPA regulation 28. What was the first product packaged in a paperbard folding carton? A. Chocolate chip cookies B. Croutons C. Toast squares D. Uneeda biscuit* E. Vanilla wafers F. Hot dog buns 29. Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A. Doesn't run on available equipment B. No barrier* C. No supplier D. Too expensive 30. At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A. 1.00 minute B. 1.25 minutes C. 1.33 minutes* D. 1.67 minutes E. The answer cannot be determined from the available data. 31. The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A. EPS B. HDPE* C. LDPE D. LLDPE E. PS F. PET 32. The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A. HDPE B. LDPE C. PET* D. PS E. PVC 33. Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A. True* B. False 34. The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A. American Plastics Council B. EPA C. FDA D. IoPP E. Society of the Plastics Industry* 35. Which of the following products might be recycled into a polyester sweater? A. 1 gallon milk jug B. 2 liter soft drink bottle* C. Potato chip bag D. Squeezeable ketchup bottle 36. A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A. ASD B. PE C. PET D. PP E. PS* 37. Certain environmental groups oppose the use of PVC because they claim that dioxin is produced if the material is incinerated. A. True* B. False 38. Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A. True* B. False 39. Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A. True* B. False 40. A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A. True* B. False 41. A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A. True B. False* 42. How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A. 1* B. 2 C. 4 D. 6 43. If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet if separator sheets are not used? A. 48" B. 72" C. 79"* D. 84" E. 102" 44. The system by which customers select products in most US grocery stores is called A. Clerk assisted B. Consmer beware C. First come first served D. Self service* E. Traditional F. Old fashioned 45. In a self-service retail environment, such most US drug stores, the package must do much more of the selling of products than in a clerk service system, such as a lumberyard. A. True* B. False 46. The current population of the US is more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past, one of the factors which has caused food producers to market a wider variety of food products. A. True* B. False 47. Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are often contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A. True* B. False 48. E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A. True* B. False 49. Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A. True B. False* 50. Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A. Belgium B. Brazil C. Canada (Quebec) D. France* E. US F. Switzerland 51. Which of the following is a food kit? A. Dozen eggs B. Make at home pizza* C. Premixed cookie dough D. Vegetable soup dry mix 52. Metal tubes are often used for pharmaceutical products because A. All of the other choices are correct* B. Metal tubes are collapsible and do not cause suck back C. Metal tubes are readily available D. Metal tubes have excellect barrier characteristics 53. The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A. True B. False* 54. Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A. True* B. False 55. Packages for parenterals must be sterile A. True* B. False 56. FDA requires data from tests on animals to establish the safety of cosmetics which are intended to be applied around the eyes. A. True B. False* 57. Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A. Cologne* B. Eye shadow C. Face powder D. Lipstick E. Perfume 58. Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A. Face cream B. Face powder C. Lipstick D. Mascara E. Perfumed soap* 59. In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A. Mexico B. Saudi Arabia* C. Singapore D. Viet Nam E. USA 60. ESD packaging is supplied exclusively by the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A. True B. False* 61. ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A. True* B. False 62. The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A. True* B. False 63. The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burnout some portion of the unit. A. True* B. False 64. Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A. True* B. False 65. ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A. True* B. False 66. Lightning is an example of ESD A. True* B. False 67. Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree. A. True B. False* 68. All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A. True B. False* 69. What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A. 4 B. 5* C. 5.5 D. 6 E. 9 70. An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A. 3.14159 pounds B. 9 pounds C. 40 pounds D. 45 pounds* 71. Packaging "parts" are handled and tracked in the inventory of a distribution center the same way as any other part. A. True B. False* 72. Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A. True B. False* 73. Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A. A truck loaded with automobile storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B. A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C. A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid** D. A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels 74. FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A. True B. False* 75. UPC's are issued by GMA. A. True B. False* 76. The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A. Employees of the food company B. Federal employees* C. GMA employees D. Uniform Code Council emplyees 77. FDA regulates drugs that will be used on both humans and animals. A. True* B. False 78. Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A. True* B. False 79. Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A. Count metering B. Volume metering* C. Weight metering 80. Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A. Count metering B. Weight metering* C. Volume metering 81. Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wrap around carton? A. Count metering* B. Weight metering C. Volume metering 82. A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A. True B. False* 83. Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A. To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations.* B. To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust C. To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle D. To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature 84. In a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A. Downstream* B. Upstream C. It makes no difference 85. The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A. True* B. False 86. In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing loose dust out of the empty containers. A. True* B. False 87. Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A. Rotary* B. In-line 88. Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A. Rotary* B. In-line 89. A vffs machine makes and fills what type of package? A. Pouch B. Bottle C. Can* D. Paperboard carton 90. Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A. LLT B. LTL* C. LTX D. TL E. TLL 91. Trucks and rail cars have the same vibration characteristics A. True B. False* 92. A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A. Renaissance* B. Replication C. Resonance D. Rubrect patterns 93. Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A. True* B. False 94. Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load (TL) system than in a LTL system. A. True B. False* 95. Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A. True* B. False 96. Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip? A. Belize B. New Jersey C. New Orleans D. New York* E. North Carolina 97. Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states. A. True B. False* 98. The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting it passed. A. True* B. False 99. Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction. A. True* B. False 100. In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the preferred technique? A. Incineration B. Landfilling C. Recycling D. Reuse E. Source reduction* 25. By a large margin, most of the paper used for packaging is A. Bleached hraft B. Cellophane C. Fine D. Kraft* E. Tissue 35. Which of the following products might be recycled into a polyester sweater? A. 1 gallon milk jug B. 2 liter soft drink bottle* C. Potato chip bag D. Squeezeable ketchup bottle 98. In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the preferred technique? A. Incineration B. Landfilling C. Recycling D. Reuse E. Source reduction* 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Saudi Arabia B) Viet Nam C) Singapore D) Mexico E) USA Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points Child resistant closures are required on any cosmetic product that is to applied around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type III B) Type I C) Type V D) Type II Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points What process is most often used to manufacture plastic bottles for soft drinks? A) Injection molding B) Extrusion C) Lamination D) Injection blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Place legal guardrails on stairways B) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products C) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 7) 2 points What was the first product packaged in a paperbard folding carton? A) Toast squares B) Uneeda biscuit C) Hot dog buns D) Croutons E) Chocolate chip cookies F) Vanilla wafers Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points FDA regulates drugs that will be used on both humans and animals. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) Dandy roll B) Class roll C) Cookie roll D) Coffee roll E) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) TL C) TLL D) LTL E) LLT Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points ESD has been a problem for many years, but the extent of the hazard has declined since the devewlopment of integrated circuits (chips) of the type used in computers, TV's, VCR's, etc. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Garbage B) Animal welfare C) Garter snakes Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) Rotary B) In-line Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Regulatory compliance B) Utility C) Protection D) Communication Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 17) 2 points Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Blue B) Pink C) White D) Green E) Black Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points Certain environmental groups oppose the use of PVC because they claim that dioxin is produced if the material is incinerated. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points Trucks and rail cars have the same vibration characteristics A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 24) 2 points A ream of paperboard is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of standard dimensions. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 25) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Robot C) Checkweigher D) Vision system Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Since the Department of Commerce took over responsibility for seaford inspection, the danger of food poisoning caused by raw oysters has almost disappeared. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 29) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points Collapsible tubes may be made of plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 32) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Food and beverage B) Automotive C) Cosmetic D) Consumer electronics E) Military F) Pharmaceutical Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 34) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Strong box C) EPS cushions D) Palletize Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 35) 2 points Cullet is used container glass that has been color sorted and otherwise prepared for recycling A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 38) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) EPS B) Dunnage C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points The current population of the US is more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past, one of the factors which has caused food producers to market a wider variety of food products. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 45) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Protection C) Regulation D) Communication E) Utility F) Containment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Germany B) USA C) China D) Australia Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Pretzels C) Milk D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 50) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 51) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Draw - redraw B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Neck down Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) HDPE B) PS C) LLDPE D) EPS E) PET F) LDPE Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Bottle deposit systems are a prime tool for management of solid waste A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 55) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points How is the natural frequency of an item determined A) Observation B) Weighing on a scale C) Reference books D) Testing on a vibration table Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 58) 2 points What is the function of fining? A) Manufacturing fine art glass pieces B) Remove small bubbles from the molten glass C) Manufacturing small vials D) Cause slag to float to the surface Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points A vffs machine makes and fills what type of package? A) Bottle B) Paperboard carton C) can D) Pouch Your answer: A Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 60) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Co-extrusion B) Thermoforming C) Injection blow molding D) Extrusion blow molding Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Aluminum is the only metal that can be used to make 2-piece beverage cans in the US. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) North Carolina B) Melize C) New Orleans D) New Jersey E) new York Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points Which function would be performed by tissue which is wrapped around a glass paper weight that is then packed into a paperboard box. A) Utility B) Containment C) Protection Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Required by EPA regulation B) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper C) Mix in recycled fibers D) Add a watermark Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels C) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid D) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points Packaging "parts" are handled and tracked in the inventory of a distribution center the same way as any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the carton? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 75) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Intra-muscular injection B) Rubbing onto the skin C) Intra-veinous injection D) Sub-cutaneous injection E) Inhaling F) Swallowing Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns white B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) The meat turns black E) Nothing Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 78) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) ASD B) PS C) PET D) PE E) PP Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) EPA B) IoPP C) FDA D) American Plastics Council E) Society of the Plastics Industry Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 84) 2 points What is the name of the course instructor? A) Dr. Harold Hughes B) Dr. Harold C) Dr. Howard Hughes D) Dr. Theron Downes E) Dr. Bruce Harte F) Professor Harold Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Labels B) Can wall C) Can end D) Foil E) Metallization Your answer: D Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 86) 2 points Robots can usually stack boxes on a pallet faster than a palletizer designed specifically for that purpose. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 87) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 250 B) 60 C) 360 D) 450 Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth invented cologne as an early example of teamwork. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Uncooked seafood, especially shellfish, causes thousands of cases of food poisoning each year in the US A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points What product, first marketed in a metal can in the mid-1850's, produced a sharp decline in infant mortality? A) Condensed milk B) Strained peas C) Oatmeal D) Spam E) Baked beans Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 92) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 79" B) 84" C) 48" D) 102" E) 72" Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points How would you protect a light senstive bottled beer from damage by light? A) Aluminum can B) Twist off caps C) Amber glass bottle D) Clear glass bottle E) Plastic bottle Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 96) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Sidewall E) Neck Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 100) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) US Department of Agriculture D) Food and Drug Administration E) Environmental Protection Agency Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PET B) HDPE C) LDPE D) PS E) PVC Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid B) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels C) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier D) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta C) An attractive dish of cooked pasta D) A "peon" on a burro Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Infusible B) Ampuole C) injectible D) Kit Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Metal tubes are often used for pharmaceutical products because A) Metal tubes have excellect barrier characteristics B) Metal tubes are collapsible and do not cause suck back C) Metal tubes are readily available D) All of the choices are correct Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points Because of the expensive system of production, processing, packaging and distribution, consumers in the US spend a larger proportion of their income on food than people in most other countries. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points In the beer market, plastic bottles are gradually taking market share from aluminum cans. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) Dandy roll B) Class roll C) Coffee roll D) Cookie roll E) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points Aluminum is the only metal that can be used to make 2-piece beverage cans in the US. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 12) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points The current population of the US is more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past, one of the factors which has caused food producers to market a wider variety of food products. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing D) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 17) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) Brazil B) Belgium C) France D) US E) Canada (Quebec) F) Switzerland Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Germany B) USA C) China D) Australia Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Child resistant closures are required on any cosmetic product that is to applied around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 23) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points Since the Department of Commerce took over responsibility for seaford inspection, the danger of food poisoning caused by raw oysters has almost disappeared. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible 25) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Volume metering B) Count metering C) Weight metering Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 26) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Robot B) Checkweigher C) Metal detector D) Vision system Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth invented cologne as an early example of teamwork. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points RSC is an acronym for Regular Slotted Container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 29) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Cologne C) Perfume D) Lipstick Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points What product, first marketed in a metal can in the mid-1850's, produced a sharp decline in infant mortality? A) Spam B) Condensed milk C) Strained peas D) Oatmeal E) Baked beans Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points FDA regulates drugs that will be used on both humans and animals. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Collapsible tubes may be made of aluminum. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 35) 2 points A ream of paperboard is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of standard dimensions. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Packaging "parts" are handled and tracked in the inventory of a distribution center the same way as any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Co-extrusion B) Extrusion blow molding C) Injection blow molding D) Thermoforming Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) Plastic bag B) Corugated box C) EPS "egg crate" style package D) No packaging Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Regulatory compliance B) Utility C) Protection D) Communication Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Secondary B) Tertiary C) Primary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) ACD B) PP C) PE D) PET E) PVC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 45) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Landfilling B) Recycling C) Additional incineration Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points Packaging for baby products is designed primarily to appeal to babies. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 49) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible 50) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) Approximately 100,000 B) Approximately 250,000 C) None, the work is all contracted out D) Nearly 1,000,000 E) Nearly 500,000 Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 51) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 53) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 7 B) 6 C) 5 D) 4 E) 3 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 58) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Inspection C) Cooling D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Communication B) Containment C) Utility D) Protection Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Intra-muscular injection B) Swallowing C) Rubbing onto the skin D) Intra-veinous injection E) Inhaling F) Sub-cutaneous injection Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. B) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature C) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle D) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points What was the first product packaged in a paperbard folding carton? A) Uneeda biscuit B) Vanilla wafers C) Croutons D) Toast squares E) Chocolate chip cookies F) Hot dog buns Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points A vffs machine makes and fills what type of package? A) can B) Bottle C) Paperboard carton D) Pouch Your answer: A Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 66) 2 po ints The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.25 minutes B) 1.00 minute C) 1.33 minutes D) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. E) 1.67 minutes Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 720 pounds B) None of the listed answers is correct C) 7,450 pounds D) 1,440 pounds E) 5,000 pounds F) 2,540 pounds Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Can end B) Labels C) Can wall D) Metallization E) Foil Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 75) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Use metal caps B) Careful handling instructions C) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper D) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Kraft B) Tissue C) Sanitary D) Bleached kraft E) Fine F) Cellophane Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Pallet B) Crate C) Wirebound slat D) Firkin E) Barrel F) Box Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 81) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Soda B) Silica C) Calcia D) Selenium Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points How would you protect a light senstive bottled beer from damage by light? A) Clear glass bottle B) Twist off caps C) Amber glass bottle D) Plastic bottle E) Aluminum can Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 0.1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 1 sec. Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 87) 2 points The packaging for a cosmetic product often costs more than the product itself. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A) Rotary B) In-line Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Rye bread B) Doritos C) Milk D) Televisions E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 72" B) 102" C) 84" D) 79" E) 48" Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points In a self-service retail environment, such most US drug stores, the package must do much more of the selling of products than in a clerk service system, such as a lumberyard. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 94) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that is put into a package with a low oxygen atmosphere and is otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration? A) Meat shrivels B) Meat stays red C) Meat turns white D) Meat turns Gray/blue E) Nothing F) Meat turns black Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points What is the name of the course instructor? A) Professor Harold B) Dr. Bruce Harte C) Dr. Theron Downes D) Dr. Howard Hughes E) Dr. Harold Hughes F) Dr. Harold Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 96) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Extrusion blow molding B) Injection molding C) Lamination D) Co-extrusion E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 60 C) 250 D) 360 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 99) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Premixed cookie dough C) Make at home pizza D) Dozen eggs Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 100) 2 points The system by which customers select products in most US grocery stores is called A) First come first served B) Traditional C) Self service D) Clerk assisted E) Old fashioned F) Consmer beware Your answer: C Correct answer: C 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 37) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type III D) Type II Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 38) 2 points How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A) 1 B) 2 C) 6 D) 4 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 39) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 40) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Cooling C) Inspection D) Weighing E) Coloring F) Annealing Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 41) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 42) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 43) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 44) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 45) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 46) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 47) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 48) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 49) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PVC B) PE C) PP D) ACD E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 50) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 51) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 52) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 53) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 54) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 55) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 56) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 60 C) 360 D) 250 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 57) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) PE C) ACL D) EPS E) LLDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 58) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 59) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 60) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature B) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 61) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 62) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 63) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 64) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 65) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Utility D) Regulatory compliance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 66) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 67) 2 points What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A) 4 B) 9 C) 5.5 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 68) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 69) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 4 B) 3 C) 7 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 70) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 71) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PS B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PET E) LDPE F) HDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 72) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 73) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 74) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 75) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 76) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PVC B) HDPE C) PS D) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 77) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to the container manufacturer B) to any supplier using the same type of container C) to any supplier D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 78) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 79) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) CP{SC C) DoC D) OSHA E) DoD Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 80) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 3.14159 pouinds C) 45 pounds D) 9 pounds Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 81) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 82) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Uniform Code Council emplyees B) GMA employees C) Federal employees D) Employees of the food company Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 83) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Metallization B) Can wall C) Can end D) Foil E) Labels Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 84) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper B) Mix in recycled fibers C) Add a watermark D) Required by EPA regulation Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 85) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 86) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Rhombus B) Rectangle C) Circle D) Square E) Ellipse Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 87) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Bleached kraft B) Tissue C) Sanitary D) Kraft E) Cellophane F) Fine Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 88) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 89) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 90) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 91) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 92) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Cologne B) Face powder C) Lipstick D) Perfume Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 93) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Waffling C) Dunnage D) EPS Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 94) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 95) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 79" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 102" Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 96) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 97) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) EPA B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) FDA D) American Plastics Council E) IoPP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 98) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) PE C) ASD D) PS E) PP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 99) 2 points The press and blow process is most often used to manufacture which of the following types of container? A) Plastic bags B) Wide mouth glass jars C) Aluminum cans D) Stubby "one-way" glass bottles E) Heat sealed pouches F) Long neck glass bottles Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 100) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 2) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Vat B) Fourdrinier C) Cylinder D) Headbox E) Shuttle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) None, the work is all contracted out B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) Nearly 500,000 D) Approximately 250,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Silica C) Calcia D) Soda Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Gob formation C) Inspection D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Recycling B) Landfilling C) Reuse D) Incineration Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Regulatory compliance D) Utility Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Federal employees B) Employees of the food company C) Uniform Code Council emplyees D) GMA employees Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns black B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) Nothing E) The meat turns white Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 17) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Lipstick B) Face powder C) Perfumed soap D) Mascara E) Face cream Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) Ampuole C) Infusible D) injectible Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) EPS "egg crate" style package B) Plastic bag C) Corugated box D) No packaging Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) France B) US C) Switzerland D) Canada (Quebec) E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator B) Dandy roll C) Class roll D) Coffee roll E) Cookie roll Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 250 C) 360 D) 60 Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Communication C) Regulation D) Utility E) Protection F) Containment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) IS machine B) Melter C) Batch house D) Shadow wall E) Forehearth Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Lipstick C) Cologne D) Perfume Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Pretzels E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 45) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Viet Nam B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) Singapore E) USA Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Australia B) China C) Germany D) USA Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 50) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 51) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Neck down B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Draw - redraw Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap C) Careful handling instructions D) Use metal caps E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 58) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PE E) ACL Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) C flute D) F flute E) D flute F) A flute Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Milk C) Televisions D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) LDPE C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) EPS Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc. Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap A) 300,000 B) 315,000 C) 7050 D) 250,000 E) 225,000 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Low melting point B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Color E) Weight F) Toxicity Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Japanese Industrial Theory C) Japanese Integral Technology D) Jackson Interstate Trucking Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) DoD B) USDA C) DoC D) OSHA E) CP{SC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Palletize C) Strong box D) EPS cushions Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 75) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Vision system C) Checkweigher D) Robot Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) A "peon" on a burro D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification C) A computer program used to design wooden pallets Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) FDA C) Society of the Plastics Industry D) American Plastics Council E) EPA Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Dunnage B) EPS C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Bottom B) Neck C) Shoulder D) Finish E) Sidewall Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Protection B) Communication C) Containment D) Utility Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Pink B) Black C) Green D) White E) Blue Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 9 pounds C) 45 pounds D) 3.14159 pouinds Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 2,540 pounds B) 5,000 pounds C) 720 pounds D) None of the listed answers is correct E) 7,450 pounds F) 1,440 pounds Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) tffs C) vffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) towa rd the total possible. Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type II D) Type III Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible 1) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 37) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type III D) Type II Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 38) 2 points How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A) 1 B) 2 C) 6 D) 4 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 39) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 40) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Cooling C) Inspection D) Weighing E) Coloring F) Annealing Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 41) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 42) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 43) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 44) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 45) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 46) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 47) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 48) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 49) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PVC B) PE C) PP D) ACD E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 50) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 51) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 52) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 53) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 54) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 55) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 56) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 60 C) 360 D) 250 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 57) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) PE C) ACL D) EPS E) LLDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 58) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 59) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 60) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature B) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 61) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 62) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 63) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 64) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 65) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Utility D) Regulatory compliance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 66) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 67) 2 points What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A) 4 B) 9 C) 5.5 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 68) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 69) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 4 B) 3 C) 7 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 70) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 71) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PS B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PET E) LDPE F) HDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 72) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 73) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 74) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 75) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 76) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PVC B) HDPE C) PS D) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 77) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to the container manufacturer B) to any supplier using the same type of container C) to any supplier D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 78) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 79) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) CP{SC C) DoC D) OSHA E) DoD Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 80) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 3.14159 pouinds C) 45 pounds D) 9 pounds Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 81) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 82) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Uniform Code Council emplyees B) GMA employees C) Federal employees D) Employees of the food company Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 83) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Metallization B) Can wall C) Can end D) Foil E) Labels Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 84) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper B) Mix in recycled fibers C) Add a watermark D) Required by EPA regulation Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 85) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 86) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Rhombus B) Rectangle C) Circle D) Square E) Ellipse Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 87) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Bleached kraft B) Tissue C) Sanitary D) Kraft E) Cellophane F) Fine Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 88) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 89) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 90) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 91) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 92) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Cologne B) Face powder C) Lipstick D) Perfume Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 93) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Waffling C) Dunnage D) EPS Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 94) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 95) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 79" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 102" Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 96) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 97) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) EPA B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) FDA D) American Plastics Council E) IoPP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 98) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) PE C) ASD D) PS E) PP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 99) 2 points The press and blow process is most often used to manufacture which of the following types of container? A) Plastic bags B) Wide mouth glass jars C) Aluminum cans D) Stubby "one-way" glass bottles E) Heat sealed pouches F) Long neck glass bottles Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 100) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 1) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Final Exam ) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 2) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Vat B) Fourdrinier C) Cylinder D) Headbox E) Shuttle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) None, the work is all contracted out B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) Nearly 500,000 D) Approximately 250,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Silica C) Calcia D) Soda Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Gob formation C) Inspection D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Recycling B) Landfilling C) Reuse D) Incineration Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Regulatory compliance D) Utility Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Federal employees B) Employees of the food company C) Uniform Code Council emplyees D) GMA employees Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns black B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) Nothing E) The meat turns white Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 17) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Lipstick B) Face powder C) Perfumed soap D) Mascara E) Face cream Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) Ampuole C) Infusible D) injectible Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) EPS "egg crate" style package B) Plastic bag C) Corugated box D) No packaging Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) France B) US C) Switzerland D) Canada (Quebec) E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator B) Dandy roll C) Class roll D) Coffee roll E) Cookie roll Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 250 C) 360 D) 60 Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Communication C) Regulation D) Utility E) Protection F) Containment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) IS machine B) Melter C) Batch house D) Shadow wall E) Forehearth Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Lipstick C) Cologne D) Perfume Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Pretzels E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 45) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Viet Nam B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) Singapore E) USA Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Australia B) China C) Germany D) USA Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 50) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 51) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Neck down B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Draw - redraw Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap C) Careful handling instructions D) Use metal caps E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 58) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PE E) ACL Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) C flute D) F flute E) D flute F) A flute Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Milk C) Televisions D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) LDPE C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) EPS Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc. Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap A) 300,000 B) 315,000 C) 7050 D) 250,000 E) 225,000 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Low melting point B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Color E) Weight F) Toxicity Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Japanese Industrial Theory C) Japanese Integral Technology D) Jackson Interstate Trucking Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) DoD B) USDA C) DoC D) OSHA E) CP{SC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Palletize C) Strong box D) EPS cushions Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 75) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Vision system C) Checkweigher D) Robot Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) A "peon" on a burro D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification C) A computer program used to design wooden pallets Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) FDA C) Society of the Plastics Industry D) American Plastics Council E) EPA Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Dunnage B) EPS C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Bottom B) Neck C) Shoulder D) Finish E) Sidewall Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Protection B) Communication C) Containment D) Utility Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Pink B) Black C) Green D) White E) Blue Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 9 pounds C) 45 pounds D) 3.14159 pouinds Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 2,540 pounds B) 5,000 pounds C) 720 pounds D) None of the listed answers is correct E) 7,450 pounds F) 1,440 pounds Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) tffs C) vffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type II D) Type III Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) posted by spartiegurlie on 04-07-2003 11:35 AM ok, well I have 2002, BUT the stupid thing won't OPEN! grr. So, if any of ya'll that are holdin out on posting your copy of the final would be so kind as to do that, I would definately appreciate it. 3) posted by spartiegurlie on 04-07-2003 11:46 AM nevermind, here it is: final 2002 Final examination You can review your answers and you can see the correct answers and the explanations but you cannot change your answers. You received a score of 178 on this set of questions. Page 1 of 5 Note: Once an answer is saved you will not be able to change it. This exam consists of 100 question worth 2 points each. You have 4 hours and 10 minutes to complete the exam. (I do not expect you to actually take anywhere near that amount of time.) This is a long time and a large number of questions, so I have changed the arrangment a li ttle to try to avoid computer breakdown problems. After each 25 questions, you will get a message indicating that you should save your work before proceding to the next set of questions. Please read and follow the directions that are given at that time. 1) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that is put into a package with a low oxygen atmosphere and is otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration? A) Meat turns Gray/blue B) Meat shrivels C) Meat turns black D) Meat turns white E) Nothing F) Meat stays red Your answer: F Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 4) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) tffs B) vffs C) hffs Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 48" B) 102" C) 84" D) 79" E) 72" Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 9) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Rye bread B) Napkins C) Frozen ground beef D) Milk E) Pretzels Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Count metering B) Volume metering C) Weight metering Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 6 B) 7 C) 4 D) 3 E) 5 Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Consumer electronics B) Military C) Automotive D) Food and beverage E) Cosmetic F) Pharmaceutical Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Singapore B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) USA E) Viet Nam Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 2 B) 7 C) 3 D) 4 E) 5 F) 6 Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Coloring C) Gob formation D) Annealing E) Inspection F) Weighing Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 17) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) OSHA B) CP{SC C) DoD D) DoC E) USDA Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 250 B) 60 C) 360 D) 450 Your answer: C Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 19) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points The packaging for a cosmetic product often costs more than the product itself. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Incineration B) Recycling C) Reuse D) Landfilling Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 25) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 26) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Swallowing B) Inhaling C) Sub-cutaneous injection D) Intra-veinous injection E) Rubbing onto the skin F) Intra-muscular injection Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) F flute D) D flute E) A flute F) C flute Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust B) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. C) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature D) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 34) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Ellipse B) Square C) Circle D) Rectangle E) Rhombus Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors B) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure C) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling D) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Foil B) Can end C) Can wall D) Labels E) Metallization Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) There is no single machine that can perform these operations C) tffs D) vffs Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 45) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Protection B) Utility C) Communication D) Easier printing E) Containment F) Regulation Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points RSC is an acronym for Regular Slotted Container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Cullet is used container glass that has been color sorted and otherwise prepared for recycling A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 50) 2 points ESD has been a problem for many years, but the extent of the hazard has declined since the devewlopment of integrated circuits (chips) of the type used in computers, TV's, VCR's, etc. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 51) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) ASD C) PP D) PE E) PS Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Jackson Interstate Trucking C) Japanese Industrial Theory D) Japanese Integral Technology Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) HDPE C) LDPE D) LLDPE E) EPS F) PS Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Fine B) Tissue C) Bleached kraft D) Sanitary E) Kraft F) Cellophane Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 58) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Co-extrusion B) Injection blow molding C) Thermoforming D) Extrusion blow molding Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type II C) Type V D) Type III Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) B) US Department of Agriculture C) Food and Drug Administration D) Department of Commerce E) Environmental Protection Agency Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PS B) HDPE C) PET D) PVC Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the carton? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Finish B) Neck C) Bottom D) Shoulder E) Sidewall Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points On a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A) Upstream B) Downstream C) It makes no difference Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points The current population of the US is more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past, one of the factors which has caused food producers to market a wider variety of food products. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 70) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) Coffee roll B) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator C) Class roll D) Cookie roll E) Dandy roll Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Add a watermark B) Required by EPA regulation C) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper D) Mix in recycled fibers Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 74) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 75) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Fourdrinier B) Cylinder C) Vat D) Shuttle E) Headbox Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 81) 2 points In the beer market, plastic bottles are gradually taking market share from aluminum cans. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are probably contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PE B) PET C) PVC D) PP E) ACD Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.67 minutes B) 1.25 minutes C) 1.00 minute D) 1.33 minutes E) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. Your answer: E Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth invented cologne as an early example of teamwork. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burn-out some portion of the unit. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Metal tubes are often used for pharmaceutical products because A) All of the choices are correct B) Metal tubes are collapsible and do not cause suck back C) Metal tubes have excellect barrier characteristics D) Metal tubes are readily available Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 92) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Soda B) Silica C) Calcia D) Selenium Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Rubrect patterns B) Resonance C) Renaissance D) Replication Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 10 sec. B) 0.5 sec. C) 0.1 sec. D) 1 sec. Your answer: A Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A) Rotary B) In-line Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Frozen ground beef C) Milk D) Televisions E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Dunnage C) Waffling D) EPS Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 99) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 100) 2 points Robots can usually stack boxes on a pallet faster than a palletizer designed specifically for that purpose. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. This is going to be a very long post. The first two tests have correct answers, and I used them about 3/4 of the time. Some of the answers I remembered, and maybe about ten I looked up. I just took the final and got a 182 in about an hour and fifteen minutes. There's only 99 questions in my copy of the final, since the last question was "Who is the teacher of this class?" Right... Good luck! 1) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) Fals 2) posted by HYPERLINK "Javascript:openWindow('/members/profile/view/? id=53506','profileWindow','4 00','375');" thedude1 on 12-03-2003 11:10 AM INCLUDEPICTURE "http://www.allmsu.com/images/blank.gif" \* MERGEFORMATINET whoops, must have been too long here's the rest 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 37) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type III D) Type II Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 38) 2 points How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A) 1 B) 2 C) 6 D) 4 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 39) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 40) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Cooling C) Inspection D) Weighing E) Coloring F) Annealing Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 41) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 42) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 43) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 44) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 45) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 46) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 47) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 48) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 49) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PVC B) PE C) PP D) ACD E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 50) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 51) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 52) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 53) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 54) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 55) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 56) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 60 C) 360 D) 250 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 57) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) PE C) ACL D) EPS E) LLDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 58) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 59) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 60) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature B) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 61) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 62) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 63) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 64) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 65) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Utility D) Regulatory compliance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 66) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 67) 2 points What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A) 4 B) 9 C) 5.5 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 68) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 69) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 4 B) 3 C) 7 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 70) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 71) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PS B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PET E) LDPE F) HDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 72) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 73) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 74) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 75) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 76) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PVC B) HDPE C) PS D) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 77) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to the container manufacturer B) to any supplier using the same type of container C) to any supplier D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 78) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 79) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) CP{SC C) DoC D) OSHA E) DoD Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 80) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 3.14159 pouinds C) 45 pounds D) 9 pounds Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 81) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 82) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Uniform Code Council emplyees B) GMA employees C) Federal employees D) Employees of the food company Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 83) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Metallization B) Can wall C) Can end D) Foil E) Labels Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 84) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper B) Mix in recycled fibers C) Add a watermark D) Required by EPA regulation Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 85) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 86) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Rhombus B) Rectangle C) Circle D) Square E) Ellipse Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 87) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Bleached kraft B) Tissue C) Sanitary D) Kraft E) Cellophane F) Fine Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 88) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 89) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 90) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 91) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 92) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Cologne B) Face powder C) Lipstick D) Perfume Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 93) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Waffling C) Dunnage D) EPS Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 94) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 95) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 79" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 102" Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 96) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 97) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) EPA B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) FDA D) American Plastics Council E) IoPP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 98) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) PE C) ASD D) PS E) PP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 99) 2 points The press and blow process is most often used to manufacture which of the following types of container? A) Plastic bags B) Wide mouth glass jars C) Aluminum cans D) Stubby "one-way" glass bottles E) Heat sealed pouches F) Long neck glass bottles Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 100) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. --------------------------------------------------------------) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 2) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Vat B) Fourdrinier C) Cylinder D) Headbox E) Shuttle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) None, the work is all contracted out B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) Nearly 500,000 D) Approximately 250,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Silica C) Calcia D) Soda Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Gob formation C) Inspection D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Recycling B) Landfilling C) Reuse D) Incineration Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Regulatory compliance D) Utility Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Federal employees B) Employees of the food company C) Uniform Code Council emplyees D) GMA employees Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns black B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) Nothing E) The meat turns white Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 17) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Lipstick B) Face powder C) Perfumed soap D) Mascara E) Face cream Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) Ampuole C) Infusible D) injectible Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) EPS "egg crate" style package B) Plastic bag C) Corugated box D) No packaging Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) France B) US C) Switzerland D) Canada (Quebec) E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator B) Dandy roll C) Class roll D) Coffee roll E) Cookie roll Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 250 C) 360 D) 60 Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Communication C) Regulation D) Utility E) Protection F) Containment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has b een graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) IS machine B) Melter C) Batch house D) Shadow wall E) Forehearth Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Lipstick C) Cologne D) Perfume Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Pretzels E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 45) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Viet Nam B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) Singapore E) USA Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Australia B) China C) Germany D) USA Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 50) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 51) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Neck down B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Draw - redraw Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap C) Careful handling instructions D) Use metal caps E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 58) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PE E) ACL Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) C flute D) F flute E) D flute F) A flute Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Milk C) Televisions D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) LDPE C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) EPS Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc. Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap A) 300,000 B) 315,000 C) 7050 D) 250,000 E) 225,000 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Low melting point B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Color E) Weight F) Toxicity Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Japanese Industrial Theory C) Japanese Integral Technology D) Jackson Interstate Trucking Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) DoD B) USDA C) DoC D) OSHA E) CP{SC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Palletize C) Strong box D) EPS cushions Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 75) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Vision system C) Checkweigher D) Robot Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) A "peon" on a burro D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification C) A computer program used to design wooden pallets Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) FDA C) Society of the Plastics Industry D) American Plastics Council E) EPA Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Dunnage B) EPS C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Bottom B) Neck C) Shoulder D) Finish E) Sidewall Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Protection B) Communication C) Containment D) Utility Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Pink B) Black C) Green D) White E) Blue Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 9 pounds C) 45 pounds D) 3.14159 pouinds Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 2,540 pounds B) 5,000 pounds C) 720 pounds D) None of the listed answers is correct E) 7,450 pounds F) 1,440 pounds Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) tffs C) vffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type II D) Type III Your answer: B Correct answer: B 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A 2) 2 points Uncooked seafood, especially shellfish, causes thousands of cases of food poisoning each year in the US A) True B) False Your answer: A 3) 2 points Bottle deposit systems are a prime tool for management of solid waste A) True B) False Your answer: A 4) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B 5) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle B) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature Your answer: B 6) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Lamination B) Co-extrusion C) Extrusion blow molding D) Stretch blow molding E) Injection molding Your answer: A 7) 2 points Which of the following products might be recycled into a polyester sweater? A) Squeezeable ketchup bottle B) 2 liter soft drink bottle C) Potato chip bag D) 1 gallon milk jug Your answer: B 8) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A 9) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A 10) 2 points How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A) 1 B) 6 C) 2 D) 4 Your answer: A 11) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Draw - redraw B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Neck down Your answer: D 12) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PP B) PE C) PS D) PET E) ASD Your answer: C 13) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A 14) 2 points Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth invented cologne as an early example of teamwork. A) True B) False Your answer: B 15) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: B 16) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Pretzels B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Frozen ground beef E) Napkins Your answer: A 17) 2 points The system by which customers select products in most US grocery stores is called A) Traditional B) Old fashioned C) Self service D) Clerk assisted E) First come first served F) Consmer beware Your answer: C 18) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: B 19) 2 points Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) Plastic bag B) EPS "egg crate" style package C) No packaging D) Corugated box Your answer: A 20) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A 21) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Milk B) Rye bread C) Doritos D) Frozen ground beef E) Televisions Your answer: B 22) 2 points Robots can usually stack boxes on a pallet faster than a palletizer designed specifically for that purpose. A) True B) False Your answer: B 23) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A 24) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A 25) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) Melter B) Shadow wall C) Batch house D) IS machine E) Forehearth Your answer: E 26) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: B 27) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Soda C) Silica D) Calcia Your answer: A 28) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Co-extrusion B) Extrusion blow molding C) Injection blow molding D) Thermoforming Your answer: B 29) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Japanese Industrial Theory B) Just In Time C) Jackson Interstate Trucking D) Japanese Integral Technology Your answer: B 30) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A 31) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) Canada (Quebec) B) France C) US D) Brazil E) Belgium F) Switzerland Your answer: B 32) 2 points In the beer market, plastic bottles are gradually taking market share from aluminum cans. A) True B) False Your answer: B 33) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Use metal caps C) Use cushioned labels D) Careful handling instructions E) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap Your answer: A 34) 2 points In the US, most of the adhesive used in the corrugated manufacturing process is A) Polymers from Indonesia B) Citric acid from Florida C) Starch from corn D) Starch from cocoanuts E) Starch from potatoes Your answer: C 35) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A 36) 2 points FDA requires data from tests on animals to establish the safety of cosmetics which are intended to be applies around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B 37) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: B 38) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Landfilling B) Recycling C) Additional incineration Your answer: A 39) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Robot B) Metal detector C) Vision system D) Checkweigher Your answer: B 40) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: A 41) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment D) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products E) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located Your answer: C 42) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) HDPE B) LDPE C) PVC D) PS E) PET Your answer: E 43) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A 44) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A 45) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B 46) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: B 47) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: A 48) 2 points Which function would be performed by tissue which is wrapped around a glass paper weight that is then packed into a paperboard box. A) Utility B) Protection C) Containment Your answer: B 49) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: B 50) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.33 minutes B) 1.67 minutes C) 1.00 minute D) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. E) 1.25 minutes Your answer: A 51) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Face cream B) Mascara C) Lipstick D) Face powder E) Perfumed soap Your answer: E 52) 2 points FDA regulates drugs that will be used on both humans and animals. A) True B) False Your answer: A 53) 2 points What process is most often used to manufacture plastic bottles for soft drinks? A) Lamination B) Injection molding C) Stretch blow molding D) Injection blow molding E) Extrusion Your answer: D 54) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: B 55) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier B) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant C) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid D) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels Your answer: C 56) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B 57) 2 points On a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A) Upstream B) Downstream C) It makes no difference Your answer: B 58) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: B 59) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: B 60) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A 61) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) HDPE B) PET C) LDPE D) LLDPE E) EPS F) PS Your answer: A 62) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B 63) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A 64) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: A 65) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Pharmaceutical B) Military C) Consumer electronics D) Automotive E) Food and beverage F) Cosmetic Your answer: E 66) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: B 67) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B 68) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 48" B) 84" C) 72" D) 79" E) 102" Your answer: D 69) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: B 70) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) E flute B) A flute C) D flute D) B flute E) C flute F) F flute Your answer: C 71) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A 72) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A 73) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that is put into a package with a low oxygen atmosphere and is otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration? A) Meat shrivels B) Meat turns black C) Nothing D) Meat turns Gray/blue E) Meat stays red F) Meat turns white Your answer: D 74) 2 points Certain environmental groups oppose the use of PVC because they claim that dioxin is produced if the material is incinerated. A) True B) False Your answer: A 75) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Perfume C) Cologne D) Lipstick Your answer: C 76) 2 points Child resistant features must be incorporated into all OTC cough and cold remedies. A) True B) False Your answer: A 77) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A 78) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B 79) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: A 80) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Can end B) Metallization C) Can wall D) Labels E) Foil Your answer: B 81) 2 points Cut labels are delivered to the labeling machine in a stack and are then loaded into a magazine on the machine. A) True B) False Your answer: A 82) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Intra-veinous injection B) Rubbing onto the skin C) Inhaling D) Intra-muscular injection E) Sub-cutaneous injection F) Swallowing Your answer: B 83) 2 points Food products that fail in the marketplace are sometimes re-introduced to the market after being re-worked, given new packaging, and even, sometimes, being re-named. A) True B) False Your answer: A 84) 2 points A vffs machine makes and fills what type of package? A) can B) Pouch C) Bottle D) Paperboard carton Your answer: B 85) 2 points What product, first marketed in a metal can in the mid-1850's, produced a sharp decline in infant mortality? A) Spam B) Oatmeal C) Baked beans D) Condensed milk E) Strained peas Your answer: D 86) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Utility B) Protection C) Communication D) Regulatory compliance Your answer: D 87) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 0.1 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 10 sec. Your answer: B 88) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B 89) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: A 90) 2 points In a self-service retail environment, such most US drug stores, the package must do much more of the selling of products than in a clerk service system, such as a lumberyard. A) True B) False Your answer: A 91) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns bright red B) The meat turns black C) Nothing D) The meat turns Gray/blue E) The meat turns white Your answer: A 92) 2 points How would you protect a light senstive bottled beer from damage by light? A) Twist off caps B) Aluminum can C) Clear glass bottle D) Plastic bottle E) Amber glass bottle Your answer: E 93) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Circle B) Square C) Rectangle D) Rhombus E) Ellipse Your answer: C 94) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A 95) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Pallet C) Wirebound slat D) Box E) Crate F) Firkin Your answer: C 96) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: A 97) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B 98) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A 99) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: B 100) 2 points ESD has been a problem for many years, but the extent of the hazard has declined since the devewlopment of integrated circuits (chips) of the type used in computers, TV's, VCR's, etc. A) True B) False Your answer: B 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 37) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type III D) Type II Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 38) 2 points How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A) 1 B) 2 C) 6 D) 4 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 39) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 40) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Cooling C) Inspection D) Weighing E) Coloring F) Annealing Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 41) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 42) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 43) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 44) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 45) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 46) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 47) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 48) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 49) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PVC B) PE C) PP D) ACD E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 50) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 51) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 52) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 53) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 54) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 55) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 56) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 60 C) 360 D) 250 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 57) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) PE C) ACL D) EPS E) LLDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 58) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 59) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 60) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature B) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 61) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 62) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 63) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 64) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 65) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Utility D) Regulatory compliance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 66) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 67) 2 points What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A) 4 B) 9 C) 5.5 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 68) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 69) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 4 B) 3 C) 7 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 70) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 71) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PS B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PET E) LDPE F) HDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 72) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 73) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 74) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 75) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 76) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PVC B) HDPE C) PS D) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 77) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to the container manufacturer B) to any supplier using the same type of container C) to any supplier D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 78) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 79) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) CP{SC C) DoC D) OSHA E) DoD Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 80) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 3.14159 pouinds C) 45 pounds D) 9 pounds Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 81) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 82) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Uniform Code Council emplyees B) GMA employees C) Federal employees D) Employees of the food company Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 83) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Metallization B) Can wall C) Can end D) Foil E) Labels Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 84) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper B) Mix in recycled fibers C) Add a watermark D) Required by EPA regulation Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 85) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 86) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Rhombus B) Rectangle C) Circle D) Square E) Ellipse Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 87) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Bleached kraft B) Tissue C) Sanitary D) Kraft E) Cellophane F) Fine Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 88) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 89) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 90) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 91) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 92) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Cologne B) Face powder C) Lipstick D) Perfume Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 93) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Waffling C) Dunnage D) EPS Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 94) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 95) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 79" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 102" Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 96) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 97) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) EPA B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) FDA D) American Plastics Council E) IoPP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 98) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) PE C) ASD D) PS E) PP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 99) 2 points The press and blow process is most often used to manufacture which of the following types of container? A) Plastic bags B) Wide mouth glass jars C) Aluminum cans D) Stubby "one-way" glass bottles E) Heat sealed pouches F) Long neck glass bottles Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 100) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. --------------------------------------------------------------) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 2) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Vat B) Fourdrinier C) Cylinder D) Headbox E) Shuttle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) None, the work is all contracted out B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) Nearly 500,000 D) Approximately 250,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded a s correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Silica C) Calcia D) Soda Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Gob formation C) Inspection D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Recycling B) Landfilling C) Reuse D) Incineration Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Regulatory compliance D) Utility Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Federal employees B) Employees of the food company C) Uniform Code Council emplyees D) GMA employees Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns black B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) Nothing E) The meat turns white Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 17) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Lipstick B) Face powder C) Perfumed soap D) Mascara E) Face cream Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) Ampuole C) Infusible D) injectible Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) EPS "egg crate" style package B) Plastic bag C) Corugated box D) No packaging Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) France B) US C) Switzerland D) Canada (Quebec) E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator B) Dandy roll C) Class roll D) Coffee roll E) Cookie roll Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 250 C) 360 D) 60 Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Communication C) Regulation D) Utility E) Protection F) Containment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) IS machine B) Melter C) Batch house D) Shadow wall E) Forehearth Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Lipstick C) Cologne D) Perfume Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Pretzels E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 45) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Viet Nam B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) Singapore E) USA Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Australia B) China C) Germany D) USA Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 50) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 51) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Neck down B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Draw - redraw Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap C) Careful handling instructions D) Use metal caps E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 58) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PE E) ACL Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) C flute D) F flute E) D flute F) A flute Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Milk C) Televisions D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) LDPE C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) EPS Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc. Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap A) 300,000 B) 315,000 C) 7050 D) 250,000 E) 225,000 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Low melting point B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Color E) Weight F) Toxicity Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Japanese Industrial Theory C) Japanese Integral Technology D) Jackson Interstate Trucking Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) DoD B) USDA C) DoC D) OSHA E) CP{SC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Palletize C) Strong box D) EPS cushions Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 75) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Vision system C) Checkweigher D) Robot Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) A "peon" on a burro D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification C) A computer program used to design wooden pallets Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) FDA C) Society of the Plastics Industry D) American Plastics Council E) EPA Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Dunnage B) EPS C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Bottom B) Neck C) Shoulder D) Finish E) Sidewall Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Protection B) Communication C) Containment D) Utility Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Pink B) Black C) Green D) White E) Blue Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 9 pounds C) 45 pounds D) 3.14159 pouinds Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 2,540 pounds B) 5,000 pounds C) 720 pounds D) None of the listed answers is correct E) 7,450 pounds F) 1,440 pounds Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) tffs C) vffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type II D) Type III Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. ---------------------------------------------------1) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) Approximately 250,000 B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) None, the work is all contracted out D) Nearly 500,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: D 2) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 3 B) 4 C) 6 D) 7 E) 5 Your answer: D 3) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A 4) 2 points Bottle deposit systems are a prime tool for management of solid waste A) True B) False Your answer: A 5) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the carton? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: B 6) 2 points Food products that fail in the marketplace are sometimes re-introduced to the market after being re-worked, given new packaging, and even, sometimes, being re-named. A) True B) False Your answer: A 7) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Secondary B) Tertiary C) Primary Your answer: B 8) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A 9) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: B 10) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: C 11) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A 12) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A 13) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Fourdrinier B) Headbox C) Vat D) Cylinder E) Shuttle Your answer: A 14) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Rectangle B) Rhombus C) Circle D) Ellipse E) Square Your answer: A 15) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Cologne B) Face powder C) Lipstick D) Perfume Your answer: A 16) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) A flute B) F flute C) D flute D) C flute E) B flute F) E flute Your answer: C 17) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A 18) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: B 19) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure B) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace C) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: A 20) 2 points Since the Department of Commerce took over responsibility for seaford inspection, the danger of food poisoning caused by raw oysters has almost disappeared. A) True B) False Your answer: B 21) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B 22) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B 23) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: B 24) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B 25) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) White B) Pink C) Black D) Blue E) Green Your answer: A 26) 2 points In the US, most of the adhesive used in the corrugated manufacturing process is A) Citric acid from Florida B) Starch from potatoes C) Starch from cocoanuts D) Starch from corn E) Polymers from Indonesia Your answer: D 27) 2 points Aluminum is the only metal that can be used to make 2-piece beverage cans in the US. A) True B) False Your answer: A 28) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B 29) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: A 30) 2 points Collapsible tubes may be made of plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: A 31) 2 points Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states A) True B) False Your answer: B 32) 2 points The current population of the US is more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past, one of the factors which has caused food producers to market a wider variety of food products. A) True B) False Your answer: A 33) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to design wooden pallets C) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification Your answer: B 34) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: B 35) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A 36) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: A 37) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A 38) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B 39) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Co-extrusion B) Thermoforming C) Extrusion blow molding D) Injection blow molding Your answer: C 40) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) EPS C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) LDPE Your answer: D 41) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: B 42) 2 points What is the field of study of a gar 2) posted by HYPERLINK "Javascript:openWindow('/members/profile/view/? id=39272','profileWindow','4 00','375');" rizzijos on 04-16-2003 08:19 PM INCLUDEPICTURE "http://www.allmsu.com/images/blank.gif" \* MERGEFORMATINET Heres mine again but I have teh answers now. 1) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) US Department of Agriculture D) Food and Drug Administration E) Environmental Protection Agency Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PET B) HDPE C) LDPE D) PS E) PVC Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid B) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels C) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier D) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta C) An attractive dish of cooked pasta D) A "peon" on a burro Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Infusible B) Ampuole C) injectible D) Kit Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Metal tubes are often used for pharmaceutical products because A) Metal tubes have excellect barrier characteristics B) Metal tubes are collapsible and do not cause suck back C) Metal tubes are readily available D) All of the choices are correct Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points Because of the expensive system of production, processing, packaging and distribution, consumers in the US spend a larger proportion of their income on food than people in most other countries. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points In the beer market, plastic bottles are gradually taking market share from aluminum cans. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) Dandy roll B) Class roll C) Coffee roll D) Cookie roll E) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points Aluminum is the only metal that can be used to make 2-piece beverage cans in the US. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 12) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points The current population of the US is more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past, one of the factors which has caused food producers to market a wider variety of food products. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing D) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 17) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) Brazil B) Belgium C) France D) US E) Canada (Quebec) F) Switzerland Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Germany B) USA C) China D) Australia Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Child resistant closures are required on any cosmetic product that is to applied around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 23) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points Since the Department of Commerce took over responsibility for seaford inspection, the danger of food poisoning caused by raw oysters has almost disappeared. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible 25) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Volume metering B) Count metering C) Weight metering Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 26) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Robot B) Checkweigher C) Metal detector D) Vision system Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth invented cologne as an early example of teamwork. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points RSC is an acronym for Regular Slotted Container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 29) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Cologne C) Perfume D) Lipstick Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points What product, first marketed in a metal can in the mid-1850's, produced a sharp decline in infant mortality? A) Spam B) Condensed milk C) Strained peas D) Oatmeal E) Baked beans Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points FDA regulates drugs that will be used on both humans and animals. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Collapsible tubes may be made of aluminum. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 35) 2 points A ream of paperboard is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of standard dimensions. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Packaging "parts" are handled and tracked in the inventory of a distribution center the same way as any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Co-extrusion B) Extrusion blow molding C) Injection blow molding D) Thermoforming Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) Plastic bag B) Corugated box C) EPS "egg crate" style package D) No packaging Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Regulatory compliance B) Utility C) Protection D) Communication Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Secondary B) Tertiary C) Primary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) ACD B) PP C) PE D) PET E) PVC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 45) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Landfilling B) Recycling C) Additional incineration Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points Packaging for baby products is designed primarily to appeal to babies. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 49) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible 50) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) Approximately 100,000 B) Approximately 250,000 C) None, the work is all contracted out D) Nearly 1,000,000 E) Nearly 500,000 Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 51) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 53) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 7 B) 6 C) 5 D) 4 E) 3 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 58) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Inspection C) Cooling D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Communication B) Containment C) Utility D) Protection Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Intra-muscular injection B) Swallowing C) Rubbing onto the skin D) Intra-veinous injection E) Inhaling F) Sub-cutaneous injection Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. B) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature C) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle D) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points What was the first product packaged in a paperbard folding carton? A) Uneeda biscuit B) Vanilla wafers C) Croutons D) Toast squares E) Chocolate chip cookies F) Hot dog buns Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points A vffs machine makes and fills what type of package? A) can B) Bottle C) Paperboard carton D) Pouch Your answer: A Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 66) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.25 minutes B) 1.00 minute C) 1.33 minutes D) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. E) 1.67 minutes Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 720 pounds B) None of the listed answers is correct C) 7,450 pounds D) 1,440 pounds E) 5,000 pounds F) 2,540 pounds Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Can end B) Labels C) Can wall D) Metallization E) Foil Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 75) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Use metal caps B) Careful handling instructions C) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper D) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 1) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A 2) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) Melize B) New Orleans C) New Jersey D) North Carolina E) new York Your answer: E 3) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: A 4) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A 5) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) HDPE B) PVC C) PET D) PS E) LDPE Your answer: C 6) 2 points Which function would be performed by tissue which is wrapped around a glass paper weight that is then packed into a paperboard box. A) Utility B) Containment C) Protection Your answer: C 7) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: B 8) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: A 9) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: A 10) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: B 11) 2 points Food products that fail in the marketplace are sometimes re-introduced to the market after being re-worked, given new packaging, and even, sometimes, being re-named. A) True B) False Your answer: A 12) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PET B) HDPE C) PVC D) PS Your answer: B 13) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) A "peon" on a burro B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) The Leaning Tower of Pisa D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B 14) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: A 15) 2 points The system by which customers select products in most US grocery stores is called A) First come first served B) Old fashioned C) Traditional D) Self service E) Consmer beware F) Clerk assisted Your answer: D 16) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type II B) Type V C) Type III D) Type I Your answer: B 17) 2 points Child resistant closures are required on any cosmetic product that is to applied around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B 18) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: B 19) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) Canada (Quebec) B) US C) France D) Switzerland E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: C 20) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A 21) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B 22) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Perfumed soap B) Lipstick C) Face powder D) Face cream E) Mascara Your answer: A 23) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) DoC C) OSHA D) DoD E) CP{SC Your answer: A 24) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to any supplier B) to the container manufacturer C) to any supplier using the same type of container D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: D 25) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: A 26) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A 27) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) USA B) China C) Australia D) Germany Your answer: B 28) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: A 29) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A 30) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: A 31) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Fourdrinier B) Shuttle C) Headbox D) Vat E) Cylinder Your answer: A 32) 2 points The largest fraction of the cosmetic industry is headquartered or concentrated in which of the following countris or cities? A) Brazil B) Germany C) Italy D) France E) USA Your answer: D 33) 2 points Because of the expensive system of production, processing, packaging and distribution, consumers in the US spend a larger proportion of their income on food than people in most other countries. A) True B) False Your answer: A 34) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Pop top B) Neck down C) Wasp waist D) Draw - redraw Your answer: B 35) 2 points How is the natural frequency of an item determined A) Weighing on a scale B) Testing on a vibration table C) Observation D) Reference books Your answer: B 36) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: A 37) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: A 38) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) D flute B) F flute C) A flute D) B flute E) E flute F) C flute Your answer: A 39) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Secondary B) Tertiary C) Primary Your answer: C 40) 2 points Which of the following is the most prominant on a can of Coca Cola? A) Logo B) Nameof the bottler C) 800 number D) Nutritional label E) Name of the corporation Your answer: A 41) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: A 42) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Protection C) Utility D) Regulation E) Communication F) Contain ment Your answer: B 43) 2 points Cut labels are delivered to the labeling machine in a stack and are then loaded into a magazine on the machine. A) True B) False Your answer: A 44) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 2 C) 4 D) 5 E) 6 F) 3 Your answer: A 45) 2 points Robots can usually stack boxes on a pallet faster than a palletizer designed specifically for that purpose. A) True B) False Your answer: B 46) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid D) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant Your answer: B 47) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: B 48) 2 points What is the function of fining? A) Remove small bubbles from the molten glass B) Cause slag to float to the surface C) Manufacturing fine art glass pieces D) Manufacturing small vials Your answer: A 49) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: C 50) 2 points How would you protect a light senstive bottled beer from damage by light? A) Clear glass bottle B) Twist off caps C) Aluminum can D) Plastic bottle E) Amber glass bottle Your answer: E 51) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Garter snakes B) Animal welfare C) Garbage Your answer: C 52) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: B 53) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: C 54) 2 points Packaging for baby products is designed primarily to appeal to babies. A) True B) False Your answer: B 55) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B 56) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: B 57) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: B 58) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: A 59) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Extrusion blow molding B) Injection blow molding C) Thermoforming D) Co-extrusion Your answer: B 60) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A 61) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A 62) 2 points Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states A) True B) False Your answer: B 63) 2 points A ream of paperboard is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of standard dimensions. A) True B) False Your answer: A 64) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B 65) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) injectible C) Ampuole D) Infusible Your answer: C 66) 2 points Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A) Rotary B) In-line Your answer: B 67) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: B 68) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 102" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 79" Your answer: E 69) 2 points What was the first product packaged in a paperbard folding carton? A) Croutons B) Hot dog buns C) Chocolate chip cookies D) Uneeda biscuit E) Toast squares F) Vanilla wafers Your answer: F 70) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: A 71) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Weighing B) Cooling C) Coloring D) Annealing E) Gob formation F) Inspection Your answer: D 72) 2 points Bottle deposit systems are a prime tool for management of solid waste A) True B) False Your answer: A 73) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A 74) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Crate B) Barrel C) Box D) Firkin E) Wirebound slat F) Pallet Your answer: F 75) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: B 76) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Intra-veinous injection B) Rubbing onto the skin C) Sub-cutaneous injection D) Swallowing E) Inhaling F) Intra-muscular injection Your answer: B 77) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: A 78) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Sidewall B) Neck C) Finish D) Bottom E) Shoulder Your answer: B 79) 2 points FDA requires data from tests on animals to establish the safety of cosmetics which are intended to be applies around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B 80) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle B) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature Your answer: B 81) 2 points Trucks and rail cars have the same vibration characteristics A) True B) False Your answer: A 82) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: A 83) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Milk B) Pretzels C) Frozen ground beef D) Rye bread E) Napkins Your answer: B 84) 2 points Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are probably contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A) True B) False Your answer: A 85) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A 86) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) American Plastics Council D) FDA E) EPA Your answer: B 87) 2 points The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burn-out some portion of the unit. A) True B) False Your answer: A 88) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B 89) 2 points The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A) True B) False Your answer: A 90) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A 91) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A 92) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.25 minutes B) 1.67 minutes C) 1.33 minutes D) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. E) 1.00 minute Your answer: D 93) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Regulatory compliance B) Protection C) Communication D) Utility Your answer: A 94) 2 points Aluminum is the only metal that can be used to make 2-piece beverage cans in the US. A) True B) False Your answer: A 95) 2 points On a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A) It makes no difference B) Upstream C) Downstream Your answer: B 96) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Consumer electronics B) Cosmetic C) Military D) Automotive E) Food and beverage F) Pharmaceutical Your answer: F 97) 2 points Certain environmental groups oppose the use of PVC because they claim that dioxin is produced if the material is incinerated. A) True B) False Your answer: A 98) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B 99) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A 100) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: A Close Window Viewing PKG 101 Message Thread « Previous Message Next Message » final 1) posted by brookme1 on 08-07-2003 06:41 PM I've got to take the final on the 12th... will anyone else be taking it this early? or will I end up being on my own? boo 2) posted by dubber on 08-08-2003 02:18 PM I have to take it this early too, I will post up my answers for everyone. Have a good rest of your summer, and good luck in the fall because I am out of here. 3) posted by blazojon on 08-08-2003 11:20 PM where you going dubber? 4) posted by dubber on 08-10-2003 11:38 PM Back home to California 5) posted by blazojon on 08-11-2003 07:06 PM i meant why? you graduating??? this would be a sad final class to end with:) 6) posted by dubber on 08-11-2003 09:42 PM yes i am graduating and I am taking other classes this summer to finish up. I am also taking another online class GEO 204 and CEM 252 7) posted by kellyjak on 08-12-2003 10:20 AM How many questions are on the final? Four hours seems like a really long time to have for the test! 8) posted by sarahj311 on 08-12-2003 10:40 AM 200 9) posted by blazojon on 08-12-2003 12:33 PM i think the syllabus says the test is only 2 1/2........he probably just has the info wrong on the final page 10) posted by surfgrl on 08-13-2003 05:23 PM Has anybody taken the final yet? 11) posted by hots on 08-13-2003 06:24 PM is anyone taking the final at the library tonight? 12) posted by blazojon on 08-13-2003 06:51 PM someone post the final please!!!!!!!!haha:) and how long is it officially? 13) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 07:34 PM I could go and take it tonight at the library what time are you thinking about taking it?? and does anyone know if it is going to be just like the quizes? 14) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 07:47 PM I am going to take it so i will post them in about 2 or 3 hours wish me luck i have know clue how this is going to go 15) posted by blazojon on 08-13-2003 07:58 PM buen suerte thanks 16) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 08:14 PM there is 250 min and if any one wants to help me out i will e-mail you a page of it 17) posted by hots on 08-13-2003 09:33 PM has anyone started the test yet 18) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 09:45 PM i am almost done and then i will post it 19) posted by hots on 08-13-2003 10:02 PM what number are u on? 20) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 10:07 PM i am done the file is big so i am going to post it now 21) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 10:08 PM 1) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A 2) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) Melize B) New Orleans C) New Jersey D) North Carolina E) new York Your answer: E 3) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: A 4) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A 5) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) HDPE B) PVC C) PET D) PS E) LDPE Your answer: C 6) 2 points Which function would be performed by tissue which is wrapped around a glass paper weight that is then packed into a paperboard box. A) Utility B) Containment C) Protection Your answer: C 7) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: B 8) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: A 9) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: A 10) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: B 11) 2 points Food products that fail in the marketplace are sometimes re-introduced to the market after being re-worked, given new packaging, and even, sometimes, being re-named. A) True B) False Your answer: A 12) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PET B) HDPE C) PVC D) PS Your answer: B 13) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) A "peon" on a burro B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) The Leaning Tower of Pisa D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B 14) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: A 15) 2 points The system by which customers select products in most US grocery stores is called A) First come first served B) Old fashioned C) Traditional D) Self service E) Consmer beware F) Clerk assisted Your answer: D 16) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type II B) Type V C) Type III D) Type I Your answer: B 17) 2 points Child resistant closures are required on any cosmetic product that is to applied around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B 18) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: B 19) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) Canada (Quebec) B) US C) France D) Switzerland E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: C 20) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A 21) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B 22) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Perfumed soap B) Lipstick C) Face powder D) Face cream E) Mascara Your answer: A 23) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) DoC C) OSHA D) DoD E) CP{SC Your answer: A 24) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to any supplier B) to the container manufacturer C) to any supplier using the same type of container D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: D 25) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: A 26) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A 27) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) USA B) China C) Australia D) Germany Your answer: B 28) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: A 29) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A 30) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: A 31) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Fourdrinier B) Shuttle C) Headbox D) Vat E) Cylinder Your answer: A 32) 2 points The largest fraction of the cosmetic industry is headquartered or concentrated in which of the following countris or cities? A) Brazil B) Germany C) Italy D) France E) USA Your answer: D 33) 2 points Because of the expensive system of production, processing, packaging and distribution, consumers in the US spend a larger proportion of their income on food than people in most other countries. A) True B) False Your answer: A 34) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Pop top B) Neck down C) Wasp waist D) Draw - redraw Your answer: B 35) 2 points How is the natural frequency of an item determined A) Weighing on a scale B) Testing on a vibration table C) Observation D) Reference books Your answer: B 36) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: A 37) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: A 38) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) D flute B) F flute C) A flute D) B flute E) E flute F) C flute Your answer: A 39) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Secondary B) Tertiary C) Primary Your answer: C 40) 2 points Which of the following is the most prominant on a can of Coca Cola? A) Logo B) Nameof the bottler C) 800 number D) Nutritional label E) Name of the corporation Your answer: A 41) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: A 42) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Protection C) Utility D) Regulation E) Communication F) Contain ment Your answer: B 43) 2 points Cut labels are delivered to the labeling machine in a stack and are then loaded into a magazine on the machine. A) True B) False Your answer: A 44) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 2 C) 4 D) 5 E) 6 F) 3 Your answer: A 45) 2 points Robots can usually stack boxes on a pallet faster than a palletizer designed specifically for that purpose. A) True B) False Your answer: B 46) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid D) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant Your answer: B 47) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: B 48) 2 points What is the function of fining? A) Remove small bubbles from the molten glass B) Cause slag to float to the surface C) Manufacturing fine art glass pieces D) Manufacturing small vials Your answer: A 49) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: C 50) 2 points How would you protect a light senstive bottled beer from damage by light? A) Clear glass bottle B) Twist off caps C) Aluminum can D) Plastic bottle E) Amber glass bottle Your answer: E 51) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Garter snakes B) Animal welfare C) Garbage Your answer: C 52) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: B 53) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: C 54) 2 points Packaging for baby products is designed primarily to appeal to babies. A) True B) False Your answer: B 55) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B 56) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: B 57) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: B 58) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: A 59) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Extrusion blow molding B) Injection blow molding C) Thermoforming D) Co-extrusion Your answer: B 60) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A 61) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A 62) 2 points Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states A) True B) False Your answer: B 63) 2 points A ream of paperboard is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of standard dimensions. A) True B) False Your answer: A 64) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B 65) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) injectible C) Ampuole D) Infusible Your answer: C 66) 2 points Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A) Rotary B) In-line Your answer: B 67) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: B 68) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 102" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 79" Your answer: E 69) 2 points What was the first product packaged in a paperbard folding carton? A) Croutons B) Hot dog buns C) Chocolate chip cookies D) Uneeda biscuit E) Toast squares F) Vanilla wafers Your answer: F 70) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: A 71) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Weighing B) Cooling C) Coloring D) Annealing E) Gob formation F) Inspection Your answer: D 72) 2 points Bottle deposit systems are a prime tool for management of solid waste A) True B) False Your answer: A 73) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A 74) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Crate B) Barrel C) Box D) Firkin E) Wirebound slat F) Pallet Your answer: F 75) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: B 76) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Intra-veinous injection B) Rubbing onto the skin C) Sub-cutaneous injection D) Swallowing E) Inhaling F) Intra-muscular injection Your answer: B 77) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: A 78) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Sidewall B) Neck C) Finish D) Bottom E) Shoulder Your answer: B 79) 2 points FDA requires data from tests on animals to establish the safety of cosmetics which are intended to be applies around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B 80) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle B) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature Your answer: B 81) 2 points Trucks and rail cars have the same vibration characteristics A) True B) False Your answer: A 82) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: A 83) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Milk B) Pretzels C) Frozen ground beef D) Rye bread E) Napkins Your answer: B 84) 2 points Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are probably contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A) True B) False Your answer: A 85) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A 86) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) American Plastics Council D) FDA E) EPA Your answer: B 87) 2 points The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burn-out some portion of the unit. A) True B) False Your answer: A 88) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B 89) 2 points The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A) True B) False Your answer: A 90) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A 91) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A 92) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.25 minutes B) 1.67 minutes C) 1.33 minutes D) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. E) 1.00 minute Your answer: D 93) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Regulatory compliance B) Protection C) Communication D) Utility Your answer: A 94) 2 points Aluminum is the only metal that can be used to make 2-piece beverage cans in the US. A) True B) False Your answer: A 95) 2 points On a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A) It makes no difference B) Upstream C) Downstream Your answer: B 96) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Consumer electronics B) Cosmetic C) Military D) Automotive E) Food and beverage F) Pharmaceutical Your answer: F 97) 2 points Certain environmental groups oppose the use of PVC because they claim that dioxin is produced if the material is incinerated. A) True B) False Your answer: A 98) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B 99) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A 100) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: A 22) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 10:09 PM ok i just guess on alot of these but now you have the questions and i got a 130/200 now bad since i guess if anyone needs help jsut let me know 23) posted by blazojon on 08-14-2003 01:00 AM I was in the middle of my exam and it said there was an error and won't let me finish the test...............anyone else having this problem? 24) posted by schmi172 on 08-14-2003 01:04 AM I can't even get onto the website right now 25) posted by Jill_PQ on 08-14-2003 01:39 AM I got an error in the middle of my exam also, what should we do???? 26) posted by blazojon on 08-14-2003 02:09 AM I called that number they posted........I talked to the tech guy and he said stuff like this happens...not all the time, but it happens. He is contacting our professor and i think our prof will email us and let us know what's up and when we can finish. I wonder if we have to start all over on a new test....i hope not 27) posted by wings9130 on 08-14-2003 06:11 AM Can more people post their answers and let us know which ones are correct if possible please. This is huge. Thanks. 28) posted by crazyinjun on 08-14-2004 02:45 PM bump 29) posted by Anonymous on 04-08-2005 01:31 PM bump Post a Reply to this Message Post Message Anonymously Click here for information on allMSU forum codes, used to add text and link formatting to messages. By clicking Save Message, you must first acknowledge and fully understand the allMSU Terms of Service. © 2000-2005, unauthorized duplication in any form or medium is prohibited. Close Window Viewing PKG 101 Message Thread « Previous Message Next Message » This year's final, and two others 1) posted by Yodaman on 04-15-2003 10:39 PM This is going to be a very long post. The first two tests have correct answers, and I used them about 3/4 of the time. Some of the answers I remembered, and maybe about ten I looked up. I just took the final and got a 182 in about an hour and fifteen minutes. There's only 99 questions in my copy of the final, since the last question was "Who is the teacher of this class?" Right... Good luck! 1) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 37) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type III D) Type II Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 38) 2 points How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A) 1 B) 2 C) 6 D) 4 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 39) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 40) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Cooling C) Inspection D) Weighing E) Coloring F) Annealing Yo ur answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 41) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 42) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 43) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 44) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 45) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 46) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 47) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 48) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 49) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PVC B) PE C) PP D) ACD E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 50) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 51) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 52) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 53) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 54) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 55) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 56) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 60 C) 360 D) 250 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 57) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) PE C) ACL D) EPS E) LLDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 58) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 59) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 60) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature B) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 61) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 62) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 63) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 64) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 65) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Utility D) Regulatory compliance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 66) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 67) 2 points What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A) 4 B) 9 C) 5.5 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 68) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 69) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 4 B) 3 C) 7 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 70) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 71) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PS B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PET E) LDPE F) HDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 72) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 73) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 74) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 75) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 76) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PVC B) HDPE C) PS D) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 77) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to the container manufacturer B) to any supplier using the same type of container C) to any supplier D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 78) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 79) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) CP{SC C) DoC D) OSHA E) DoD Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 80) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 3.14159 pouinds C) 45 pounds D) 9 pounds Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 81) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 82) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Uniform Code Council emplyees B) GMA employees C) Federal employees D) Employees of the food company Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 83) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Metallization B) Can wall C) Can end D) Foil E) Labels Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 84) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper B) Mix in recycled fibers C) Add a watermark D) Required by EPA regulation Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 85) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 86) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Rhombus B) Rectangle C) Circle D) Square E) Ellipse Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 87) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Bleached kraft B) Tissue C) Sanitary D) Kraft E) Cellophane F) Fine Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 88) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 89) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 90) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 91) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 92) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Cologne B) Face powder C) Lipstick D) Perfume Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 93) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Waffling C) Dunnage D) EPS Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 94) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 95) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 79" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 102" Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 96) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 97) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) EPA B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) FDA D) American Plastics Council E) IoPP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has no 2) Posted by sullenger49 on 08-10-2005 07:52 PM 1) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A 2) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) Melize B) New Orleans C) New Jersey D) North Carolina E) new York Your answer: E 3) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: A 4) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A 5) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) HDPE B) PVC C) PET D) PS E) LDPE Your answer: C 6) 2 points Which function would be performed by tissue which is wrapped around a glass paper weight that is then packed into a paperboard box. A) Utility B) Containment C) Protection Your answer: C 7) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: B 8) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: A 9) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: A 10) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: B 11) 2 points Food products that fail in the marketplace are sometimes re-introduced to the market after being re-worked, given new packaging, and even, sometimes, being re-named. A) True B) False Your answer: A 12) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PET B) HDPE C) PVC D) PS Your answer: B 13) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) A "peon" on a burro B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) The Leaning Tower of Pisa D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B 14) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: A 15) 2 points The system by which customers select products in most US grocery stores is called A) First come first served B) Old fashioned C) Traditional D) Self service E) Consmer beware F) Clerk assisted Your answer: D 16) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type II B) Type V C) Type III D) Type I Your answer: B 17) 2 points Child resistant closures are required on any cosmetic product that is to applied around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B 18) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: B 19) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) Canada (Quebec) B) US C) France D) Switzerland E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: C 20) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A 21) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B 22) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Perfumed soap B) Lipstick C) Face powder D) Face cream E) Mascara Your answer: A 23) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) DoC C) OSHA D) DoD E) CP{SC Your answer: A 24) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to any supplier B) to the container manufacturer C) to any supplier using the same type of container D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: D 25) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: A 26) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A 27) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) USA B) China C) Australia D) Germany Your answer: B 28) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: A 29) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A 30) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: A 31) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Fourdrinier B) Shuttle C) Headbox D) Vat E) Cylinder Your answer: A 32) 2 points The largest fraction of the cosmetic industry is headquartered or concentrated in which of the following countris or cities? A) Brazil B) Germany C) Italy D) France E) USA Your answer: D 33) 2 points Because of the expensive system of production, processing, packaging and distribution, consumers in the US spend a larger proportion of their income on food than people in most other countries. A) True B) False Your answer: A 34) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Pop top B) Neck down C) Wasp waist D) Draw - redraw Your answer: B 35) 2 points How is the natural frequency of an item determined A) Weighing on a scale B) Testing on a vibration table C) Observation D) Reference books Your answer: B 36) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: A 37) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: A 38) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) D flute B) F flute C) A flute D) B flute E) E flute F) C flute Your answer: A 39) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Secondary B) Tertiary C) Primary Your answer: C 40) 2 points Which of the following is the most prominant on a can of Coca Cola? A) Logo B) Nameof the bottler C) 800 number D) Nutritional label E) Name of the corporation Your answer: A 41) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: A 42) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Protection C) Utility D) Regulation E) Communication F) Contain ment Your answer: B 43) 2 points Cut labels are delivered to the labeling machine in a stack and are then loaded into a magazine on the machine. A) True B) False Your answer: A 44) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 2 C) 4 D) 5 E) 6 F) 3 Your answer: A 45) 2 points Robots can usually stack boxes on a pallet faster than a palletizer designed specifically for that purpose. A) True B) False Your answer: B 46) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid D) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant Your answer: B 47) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: B 48) 2 points What is the function of fining? A) Remove small bubbles from the molten glass B) Cause slag to float to the surface C) Manufacturing fine art glass pieces D) Manufacturing small vials Your answer: A 49) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: C 50) 2 points How would you protect a light senstive bottled beer from damage by light? A) Clear glass bottle B) Twist off caps C) Aluminum can D) Plastic bottle E) Amber glass bottle Your answer: E 51) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Garter snakes B) Animal welfare C) Garbage Your answer: C 52) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: B 53) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: C 54) 2 points Packaging for baby products is designed primarily to appeal to babies. A) True B) False Your answer: B 55) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B 56) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: B 57) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: B 58) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: A 59) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Extrusion blow molding B) Injection blow molding C) Thermoforming D) Co-extrusion Your answer: B 60) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A 61) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A 62) 2 points Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states A) True B) False Your answer: B 63) 2 points A ream of paperboard is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of standard dimensions. A) True B) False Your answer: A 64) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B 65) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) injectible C) Ampuole D) Infusible Your answer: C 66) 2 points Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A) Rotary B) In-line Your answer: B 67) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: B 68) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 102" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 79" Your answer: E 69) 2 points What was the first product packaged in a paperbard folding carton? A) Croutons B) Hot dog buns C) Chocolate chip cookies D) Uneeda biscuit E) Toast squares F) Vanilla wafers Your answer: F 70) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: A 71) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Weighing B) Cooling C) Coloring D) Annealing E) Gob formation F) Inspection Your answer: D 72) 2 points Bottle deposit systems are a prime tool for management of solid waste A) True B) False Your answer: A 73) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A 74) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Crate B) Barrel C) Box D) Firkin E) Wirebound slat F) Pallet Your answer: F 75) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: B 76) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Intra-veinous injection B) Rubbing onto the skin C) Sub-cutaneous injection D) Swallowing E) Inhaling F) Intra-muscular injection Your answer: B 77) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: A 78) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Sidewall B) Neck C) Finish D) Bottom E) Shoulder Your answer: B 79) 2 points FDA requires data from tests on animals to establish the safety of cosmetics which are intended to be applies around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B 80) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle B) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature Your answer: B 81) 2 points Trucks and rail cars have the same vibration characteristics A) True B) False Your answer: A 82) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: A 83) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Milk B) Pretzels C) Frozen ground beef D) Rye bread E) Napkins Your answer: B 84) 2 points Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are probably contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A) True B) False Your answer: A 85) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A 86) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) American Plastics Council D) FDA E) EPA Your answer: B 87) 2 points The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burn-out some portion of the unit. A) True B) False Your answer: A 88) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B 89) 2 points The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A) True B) False Your answer: A 90) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A 91) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A 92) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.25 minutes B) 1.67 minutes C) 1.33 minutes D) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. E) 1.00 minute Your answer: D 93) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Regulatory compliance B) Protection C) Communication D) Utility Your answer: A 94) 2 points Aluminum is the only metal that can be used to make 2-piece beverage cans in the US. A) True B) False Your answer: A 95) 2 points On a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A) It makes no difference B) Upstream C) Downstream Your answer: B 96) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Consumer electronics B) Cosmetic C) Military D) Automotive E) Food and beverage F) Pharmaceutical Your answer: F 97) 2 points Certain environmental groups oppose the use of PVC because they claim that dioxin is produced if the material is incinerated. A) True B) False Your answer: A 98) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B 99) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A 100) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: A Close Window Viewing PKG 101 Message Thread Previous Message Next Message final 1) posted by brookme1 on 08-07-2003 06:41 PM I've got to take the final on the 12th... will anyone else be taking it this early? or will I end up being on my own? boo 2) posted by dubber on 08-08-2003 02:18 PM I have to take it this early too, I will post up my answers for everyone. Have a good rest of your summer, and good luck in the fall because I am out of here. 3) posted by blazojon on 08-08-2003 11:20 PM where you going dubber? 4) posted by dubber on 08-10-2003 11:38 PM Back home to California 5) posted by blazojon on 08-11-2003 07:06 PM i meant why? you graduating??? this would be a sad final class to end with:) 6) posted by dubber on 08-11-2003 09:42 PM yes i am graduating and I am taking other classes this summer to finish up. I am also taking another online class GEO 204 and CEM 252 7) posted by kellyjak on 08-12-2003 10:20 AM How many questions are on the final? Four hours seems like a really long time to have for the test! 8) posted by sarahj311 on 08-12-2003 10:40 AM 200 9) posted by blazojon on 08-12-2003 12:33 PM i think the syllabus says the test is only 2 1/2........he probably just has the info wrong on the final page 10) posted by surfgrl on 08-13-2003 05:23 PM Has anybody taken the final yet? 11) posted by hots on 08-13-2003 06:24 PM is anyone taking the final at the library tonight? 12) posted by blazojon on 08-13-2003 06:51 PM someone post the final please!!!!!!!!haha:) and how long is it officially? 13) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 07:34 PM I could go and take it tonight at the library what time are you thinking about taking it?? and does anyone know if it is going to be just like the quizes? 14) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 07:47 PM I am going to take it so i will post them in about 2 or 3 hours wish me luck i have know clue how this is going to go 15) posted by blazojon on 08-13-2003 07:58 PM buen suerte thanks 16) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 08:14 PM there is 250 min and if any one wants to help me out i will e-mail you a page of it 17) posted by hots on 08-13-2003 09:33 PM has anyone started the test yet 18) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 09:45 PM i am almost done and then i will post it 19) posted by hots on 08-13-2003 10:02 PM what number are u on? 20) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 10:07 PM i am done the file is big so i am going to post it now 21) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 10:08 PM 1) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A 2) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) Melize B) New Orleans C) New Jersey D) North Carolina E) new York Your answer: E 3) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: A 4) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A 5) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) HDPE B) PVC C) PET D) PS E) LDPE Your answer: C 6) 2 points Which function would be performed by tissue which is wrapped around a glass paper weight that is then packed into a paperboard box. A) Utility B) Containment C) Protection Your answer: C 7) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: B 8) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: A 9) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: A 10) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: B 11) 2 points Food products that fail in the marketplace are sometimes re-introduced to the market after being re-worked, given new packaging, and even, sometimes, being re-named. A) True B) False Your answer: A 12) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PET B) HDPE C) PVC D) PS Your answer: B 13) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) A "peon" on a burro B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) The Leaning Tower of Pisa D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B 14) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: A 15) 2 points The system by which customers select products in most US grocery stores is called A) First come first served B) Old fashioned C) Traditional D) Self service E) Consmer beware F) Clerk assisted Your answer: D 16) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type II B) Type V C) Type III D) Type I Your answer: B 17) 2 points Child resistant closures are required on any cosmetic product that is to applied around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B 18) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: B 19) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) Canada (Quebec) B) US C) France D) Switzerland E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: C 20) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A 21) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B 22) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Perfumed soap B) Lipstick C) Face powder D) Face cream E) Mascara Your answer: A 23) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) DoC C) OSHA D) DoD E) CP{SC Your answer: A 24) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to any supplier B) to the container manufacturer C) to any supplier using the same type of container D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: D 25) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: A 26) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A 27) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) USA B) China C) Australia D) Germany Your answer: B 28) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: A 29) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A 30) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: A 31) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Fourdrinier B) Shuttle C) Headbox D) Vat E) Cylinder Your answer: A 32) 2 points The largest fraction of the cosmetic industry is headquartered or concentrated in which of the following countris or cities? A) Brazil B) Germany C) Italy D) France E) USA Your answer: D 33) 2 points Because of the expensive system of production, processing, packaging and distribution, consumers in the US spend a larger proportion of their income on food than people in most other countries. A) True B) False Your answer: A 34) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Pop top B) Neck down C) Wasp waist D) Draw - redraw Your answer: B 35) 2 points How is the natural frequency of an item determined A) Weighing on a scale B) Testing on a vibration table C) Observation D) Reference books Your answer: B 36) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: A 37) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: A 38) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) D flute B) F flute C) A flute D) B flute E) E flute F) C flute Your answer: A 39) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Secondary B) Tertiary C) Primary Your answer: C 40) 2 points Which of the following is the most prominant on a can of Coca Cola? A) Logo B) Nameof the bottler C) 800 number D) Nutritional label E) Name of the corporation Your answer: A 41) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: A 42) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Protection C) Utility D) Regulation E) Communication F) Contain ment Your answer: B 43) 2 points Cut labels are delivered to the labeling machine in a stack and are then loaded into a magazine on the machine. A) True B) False Your answer: A 44) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 2 C) 4 D) 5 E) 6 F) 3 Your answer: A 45) 2 points Robots can usually stack boxes on a pallet faster than a palletizer designed specifically for that purpose. A) True B) False Your answer: B 46) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid D) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant Your answer: B 47) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: B 48) 2 points What is the function of fining? A) Remove small bubbles from the molten glass B) Cause slag to float to the surface C) Manufacturing fine art glass pieces D) Manufacturing small vials Your answer: A 49) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: C 50) 2 points How would you protect a light senstive bottled beer from damage by light? A) Clear glass bottle B) Twist off caps C) Aluminum can D) Plastic bottle E) Amber glass bottle Your answer: E 51) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Garter snakes B) Animal welfare C) Garbage Your answer: C 52) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: B 53) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: C 54) 2 points Packaging for baby products is designed primarily to appeal to babies. A) True B) False Your answer: B 55) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B 56) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: B 57) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: B 58) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: A 59) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Extrusion blow molding B) Injection blow molding C) Thermoforming D) Co-extrusion Your answer: B 60) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A 61) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A 62) 2 points Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states A) True B) False Your answer: B 63) 2 points A ream of paperboard is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of standard dimensions. A) True B) False Your answer: A 64) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B 65) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) injectible C) Ampuole D) Infusible Your answer: C 66) 2 points Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A) Rotary B) In-line Your answer: B 67) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: B 68) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 102" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 79" Your answer: E 69) 2 points What was the first product packaged in a paperbard folding carton? A) Croutons B) Hot dog buns C) Chocolate chip cookies D) Uneeda biscuit E) Toast squares F) Vanilla wafers Your answer: F 70) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: A 71) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Weighing B) Cooling C) Coloring D) Annealing E) Gob formation F) Inspection Your answer: D 72) 2 points Bottle deposit systems are a prime tool for management of solid waste A) True B) False Your answer: A 73) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A 74) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Crate B) Barrel C) Box D) Firkin E) Wirebound slat F) Pallet Your answer: F 75) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: B 76) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Intra-veinous injection B) Rubbing onto the skin C) Sub-cutaneous injection D) Swallowing E) Inhaling F) Intra-muscular injection Your answer: B 77) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: A 78) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Sidewall B) Neck C) Finish D) Bottom E) Shoulder Your answer: B 79) 2 points FDA requires data from tests on animals to establish the safety of cosmetics which are intended to be applies around the eyes. A) True B) False Your answer: B 80) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle B) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature Your answer: B 81) 2 points Trucks and rail cars have the same vibration characteristics A) True B) False Your answer: A 82) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: A 83) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Milk B) Pretzels C) Frozen ground beef D) Rye bread E) Napkins Your answer: B 84) 2 points Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are probably contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A) True B) False Your answer: A 85) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A 86) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) American Plastics Council D) FDA E) EPA Your answer: B 87) 2 points The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burn-out some portion of the unit. A) True B) False Your answer: A 88) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B 89) 2 points The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A) True B) False Your answer: A 90) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A 91) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A 92) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.25 minutes B) 1.67 minutes C) 1.33 minutes D) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. E) 1.00 minute Your answer: D 93) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Regulatory compliance B) Protection C) Communication D) Utility Your answer: A 94) 2 points Aluminum is the only metal that can be used to make 2-piece beverage cans in the US. A) True B) False Your answer: A 95) 2 points On a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A) It makes no difference B) Upstream C) Downstream Your answer: B 96) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Consumer electronics B) Cosmetic C) Military D) Automotive E) Food and beverage F) Pharmaceutical Your answer: F 97) 2 points Certain environmental groups oppose the use of PVC because they claim that dioxin is produced if the material is incinerated. A) True B) False Your answer: A 98) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B 99) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A 100) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: A 22) posted by kokxkimb on 08-13-2003 10:09 PM ok i just guess on alot of these but now you have the questions and i got a 130/200 now bad since i guess if anyone needs help jsut let me know 23) posted by blazojon on 08-14-2003 01:00 AM I was in the middle of my exam and it said there was an error and won't let me finish the test...............anyone else having this problem? 24) posted by schmi172 on 08-14-2003 01:04 AM I can't even get onto the website right now 25) posted by Jill_PQ on 08-14-2003 01:39 AM I got an error in the middle of my exam also, what should we do???? 26) posted by blazojon on 08-14-2003 02:09 AM I called that number they posted........I talked to the tech guy and he said stuff like this happens...not all the time, but it happens. He is contacting our professor and i think our prof will email us and let us know what's up and when we can finish. I wonder if we have to start all over on a new test....i hope not 27) posted by wings9130 on 08-14-2003 06:11 AM Can more people post their answers and let us know which ones are correct if possible please. This is huge. Thanks. 28) posted by crazyinjun on 08-14-2004 02:45 PM bump 29) posted by Anonymous on 04-08-2005 01:31 PM bump Post a Reply to this Message Post Message Anonymously Click here for information on allMSU forum codes, used to add text and link formatting to messages. By clicking Save Message, you must first acknowledge and fully understand the allMSU Terms of Service. 2000-2005, unauthorized duplication in any form or medium is prohibited. Close Window Viewing PKG 101 Message Thread Previous Message Next Message This year's final, and two others 1) posted by Yodaman on 04-15-2003 10:39 PM This is going to be a very long post. The first two tests have correct answers, and I used them about 3/4 of the time. Some of the answers I remembered, and maybe about ten I looked up. I just took the final and got a 182 in about an hour and fifteen minutes. There's only 99 questions in my copy of the final, since the last question was "Who is the teacher of this class?" Right... Good luck! 1) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 37) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type III D) Type II Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 38) 2 points How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A) 1 B) 2 C) 6 D) 4 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 39) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 40) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Cooling C) Inspection D) Weighing E) Coloring F) Annealing Yo ur answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 41) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 42) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 43) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 44) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 45) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 46) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 47) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 48) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 49) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PVC B) PE C) PP D) ACD E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 50) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 51) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 52) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 53) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 54) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 55) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 56) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 60 C) 360 D) 250 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 57) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) PE C) ACL D) EPS E) LLDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 58) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 59) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 60) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature B) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 61) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 62) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 63) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 64) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 65) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Utility D) Regulatory compliance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 66) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 67) 2 points What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A) 4 B) 9 C) 5.5 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 68) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 69) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 4 B) 3 C) 7 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 70) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 71) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PS B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PET E) LDPE F) HDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 72) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 73) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 74) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 75) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 76) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PVC B) HDPE C) PS D) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 77) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to the container manufacturer B) to any supplier using the same type of container C) to any supplier D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 78) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 79) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) CP{SC C) DoC D) OSHA E) DoD Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 80) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 3.14159 pouinds C) 45 pounds D) 9 pounds Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 81) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 82) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Uniform Code Council emplyees B) GMA employees C) Federal employees D) Employees of the food company Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 83) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Metallization B) Can wall C) Can end D) Foil E) Labels Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 84) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper B) Mix in recycled fibers C) Add a watermark D) Required by EPA regulation Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 85) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 86) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Rhombus B) Rectangle C) Circle D) Square E) Ellipse Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 87) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Bleached kraft B) Tissue C) Sanitary D) Kraft E) Cellophane F) Fine Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 88) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 89) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 90) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 91) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 92) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Cologne B) Face powder C) Lipstick D) Perfume Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 93) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Waffling C) Dunnage D) EPS Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 94) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 95) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 79" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 102" Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 96) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 97) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) EPA B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) FDA D) American Plastics Council E) IoPP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 98) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) PE C) ASD D) PS E) PP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 99) 2 poi 1. Which picture would not be appropriate on a bottle of pancake syrup? A. Plate of corn muffins B. Stack of waffles C. French Chef holding a cake D. Stack of pancakes The illustration should be consistent with the product in the package. Pancake syrup is not normally applied to a cake. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 2. If a grocery store has 45,000 items on the shelf (a realistic number) and a shopper has 1 hour to tour the store and select items to be purchased, what is the average time dedicated to each item? A. 1.25 seconds B. 0.08 sec C. 8.0 seconds D. 12.5 sec E. 0.8 seconds F. 125 seconds Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: D 3. What would be gained by attaching a handle to a watermelon? A. Improved utility B. Protection C. Containment D. Theft prevention E. Communication Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 4. Which of the following is an example of the protective function of a package for a chemical pesticide? A. Information printed on the label that states the quantity of product in the package B. Package and integral applicator which makes useage of the product simple and convenient. C. Container which prevents contamination of the product Protect the product from contamination. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 5. Who is the instructor for this Virtual university course? A. Dr. William Harold B. Professor Don Abbott C. Dr. Bruce Harte D. Dr. Harold Hughes E. Dr. Susan Selke Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 6. A company that manufactures plastic pouches and fills them with brown sugar in a single operation is a converter. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 7. Some foods and beverages can be harmed by ordinary light. Butter and beer are examples Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 8. Which of the four basic functions of a package is satisfied by a bar code on a box of ice cream. A. Protection B. None of the other responses is correct C. Compliance with regulation D. Containment E. Utility Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: E 9. Why are music CD-Rom's often fitted into large plastic frames while they are on the shelf in a retail store? A. Appearance B. Theft prevention C. Protection D. Containment E. Utility Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 10. Thermochromic ink A. dries only in the presence of high temperatures B. Generates heat when it dries C. dries at low temperatures D. changes color as temperature is increased or decreased Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 11. A package must be made of a single type of material. Many packages are made of multipme paterials. For example: High quality Cling Peaches can be purchased in glass jars with metal caps. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: False Your Response: False 12. The shape of a package can often communicate useful information. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 13. Which piece of graphic art is most prominent on a bottle of Coca Cola? A. Manufacturers name B. Logo C. Nutritional label D. Color scheme E. Printing inside cap F. 800 number The logo attracts the eye for "instant" recognition Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 14. Even though an automobile may not be packaged for the trip from the asembly plant to the dealer, many hundreds of parts and assemblies that are used to build the automobile are packaged at an earlier stage of the manufacturing process. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 15. Why was shelf life shortened when carbonated soft drink manufacturers switched from glass or metal containers to plastic? A. Increase in oxygen content B. reduced shelf life due to faster loss of carbon dioxide through the plastic wall of the bottles C. Damage by light which penetrates through the plastic D. More frequent bottle breakage E. Higher pressure of the carbination Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 16. A spout is a dispensing means which is attached to a package to add utility. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 17. Which of the following is not a basic packaging function? A. Utility B. Advertising C. Containment D. Protection E. Comm unication The basic functions are: Containment, Protection, Communication, and Utility Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 18. A large machine, such as a plastic grinder, is attached to a pallet as a means of A. Protection B. Efficiency C. Utility D. Communication E. Containmen t Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: C 19. How would you protect glass bottles of whisky from breaking during transport? A. Use metal caps B. Paperboard dividers in carrier or box C. Use soft cushioned label D. "Peanuts" for cushioning E. Careful handling Standard practice is the use of corrugated or paperboard dividers to prevent the glass containers from banging into each other. Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: D 20. Full cases of liquid window glass cleaner in plastic bottles weigh 25.62 pounds. How much weight is supported by the bottom case, if the cases are stacked 6 layers high on the pallet. A. 133.1 pounds B. 179.34 pounds C. 128.1 pounds D. 153.72 pounds E. 123.1 pounds Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: D 2) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:24 PM 1. Which of the following types of package tests and other services can be conducted in the Packaging laboratories A. Sample box making B. Thermoforming C. Barrier properties D. Legibility E. All of these and others can be done F. Plastic film manufacturing Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 2. Which of the following individuals is the Packaging Academic Advisor? A. Amy Houghtaling B. Laura Bix C. Jane Crowner D. Peggy Nuerenberg E. Harold Hughes Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 3. MSU produces more packaging graduates than any other university or college in the US EXCEPT Clemson University A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 4. Harold Hughes received the first PhD granted by the MSU School of Packaging A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 5. The School of Packaging building was built with funds contributed exclusively by packaging alumni. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 6. A Study Abroad program in packaging was held in Italy for the first time in 2002 A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 7. The instructor for this course is A. Dr. Amar Mohanty B. Dr. Harold Hughes C. Dr. Harold D. Dr. Bruce Harte E. Peter McPherson Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 8. The construction of the School of Packaging Building was financed by conributions from companies in the packaging industry. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 9. The School of Packaging is strictly an undergraduate teaching program and does not operate programs leading to graduate degrees A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 10. Who was the first Director of the School of Packaging A. Rubino B. Harte C. Mackson D. Goff E. Hughes Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 11. Which of the following research centers is part of the School of Packaging? A. Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration B. FAA C. Center for Food and Pharmaceutical Packaging Research D. Packforsk E. US Department of Agriculture F. Food and drug Administration Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 12. Most of the packaging undergraduates selected their major while still in high school. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 13. The approximate number of undergraduate students currently enrolled in the School of Packaging is A. 1000 B. 750 C. 43,000 D. 575 E. 75 F. 225 Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 14. When was the School of Packaging at MSU started? A. 1976 B. 1952 C. 1855 D. 1987 E. 2004 Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 15. The Director of the School of Packaging is A. Dr. Bruce Harte B. Dr. Harold Hughes C. Dr. Gary Burgess D. Dr.Susan Selke (Acting) E. Dr. Sara Risch Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 16. Who would you talk to to get up to date information about job opportunities, internships, and salaries. A. Peggy Nuerenberg B. Harold Hughes C. Paul Singh D. Tee Downes E. Bruce Harte F. Hugh Lockhart Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 17. Approximately how many square feet of labs, offices, etc. are in the School of Packaging building? A. 43,560 B. 12,000 C. 300 D. 48,000 E. 54,000 Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 18. The School of Packaging building houses computer labs for the use of students A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 19. The School of Packaging includes a research center called the Consortium for Distribution. A. True B. False Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: A 20. An undergraduate packaging student working on an intership receives both academic credit and salary (money). A. TRUE B. FALSE Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: B 3) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:24 PM 1. The glass container industry is concentrated in Western Pennsylvania and the surrounding area, but there are glass plants in other locations, including one in Charlotte, MI, a small city located about 15 miles south of Lansing A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 2. In Michigan, where would you be most likely to find a piece of fulgerite in its natural environment? A. In the MSU museum B. In Lake Michigan, 1 mile offshoe from Muskegon C. Sleeping Bear dune D. In the michigan Capitol Building Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 3. A copper rod is ductile and a glass rod is ____. A. Brittle B. Annealed C. Malleable D. Ductile E. Cast Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 4. A glass container has an excellent barrier aginst gain or loss of A. Carbon Dioxide B. Moisture C. All of the listed materials D. Hydrogen E. Oxygen Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 5. Devitrification is the final step in the manufacture of a glass container A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 6. Glass was manufactured at the Jamestown settlement in the Virginia colony. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 7. Glass has the molecular structure of a liquid and the physical properties of a metal. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 8. The mix of materials used to make typical container glass uses more of which of the following materials than other material? A. Soda ash B. Limestone C. Silica sand D. Colorants E. Aluminum oxide Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 9. The five basic packaging materials are wood, metal, glass, pottery, and plastic. A. True B. False Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: A 10. Lead can leach from lead bearing glass. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 11. The blow mold is the second half of the IS machine A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 12. The largest single piece of glass known to man was made more than 1600 years ago. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 13. Telescope mirrors are made from the same type of glass as is used to manufacture containers, such as baby food jars. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 14. Two containers are being considered for a particular application. The body of container A has a cylindrical cross section with sidewalls that are 0.125 inches thick. Container B has a body that is generally square in cross section with rounded corners and the same wall thickness. If the bottles are to be used to package carbonated beverages and shipped lying down on their sides, which is more likely to break during shipping? A. They are equally likel;y to fail B. Container A C. Container B Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: B 15. What is the approximate peak temperature in a lehr? A. 212 degrees F B. 2,750 degrees F C. 5,000 degrees F D. 1,500 degrees fahrenheit E. 1,000 degrees F Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 16. According to the GPI web site, cullet is "furnace-ready scrap glass". A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 17. Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A. Limestone B. Cobalt C. Silica D. Calcia E. Soda Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 18. Leaded glass is clear and brilliant A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 19. Scrap window glass is routinely ground up and added to the mix of materials used for manufacturing glass beer bottles. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 20. How many glass bottles are in a stack which holds 22 gross? A. 3300 bottles B. 264 bottles C. 22000 bottles D. 2200 bottles E. 3168 bottles Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 4) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:25 PM 1. Aluminum is used only for the manufacture of rigid packages A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 2. Aluminum containers collected for recycling are referred to as cullet. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 3. Which of the following is NOT a common form of metal package? A. Racks and pallets B. Wine containers C. Mettalized plastic film D. Pails and drums E. Cans Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 4. What is meant by a 209 aluminum can? A. The can body is 2+9/16 inches tall B. The design is the 209th produced by Coors C. The can base is 209 mm in diameter D. The can body is 209 mm tall E. The can body is 2+9/16 inches in diameter Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 5. Before he invented the canning process, Appert was a(an) A. French candy maker B. French Admiral from Bastogne C. English candy maker D. Napoleon's second in commend during the French-English wars E. French government official Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 6. Which of the following is not a material commonly used in packaging? A. Aluminum B. Steel C. Silver D. Titanium Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 7. Some of the early cans were so heavy that a hammer and chisel were required to open them. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 8. Which of the following processes is used to manufacture the body of 2-piece aluminum cans. A. Gluing B. Welding C. Draw and re-draw D. Double seaming Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 9. Approximately how long has the basic canning process developed by Appert been available? A. 200 years B. 500 years C. 300 years D. 400 years E. 100 years Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 10. Aluminum beverage cans are gradually losing market share to which type of package? A. Glass bottles B. Multi layer, multi-material drink boxes C. Aluminum foil lined paperboard tubes D. Plastic pouches E. 5 gallon glass "carboys" F. PET Plastic bottles Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: F Your Response: F 11. The "yellowish" color seen on the inside of some tinplate cans used for acidic foods, such as tomatoes and rhubarb, results from a coating of lacquer which is often applied to give added protection to the steel. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 12. Lead was pounded into foil and used to waterproof tea chests for the trip from the orient to the US or Western Europe. What was the disadvantage that caused the use of lead in packaging to be eliminated? A. Cost B. Reduced market for tea C. Weight D. Appearance E. Toxicity Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 13. Metal cans are the most popular package for 12 ounces of beer in the US A. TRUE B. FALSE C. TRUE except for a couple of Southwestern states where plastic bottles are the predominate form Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 14. Tinplate steel is used for steel food cans because A. Tinplate is required by government regulation B. Tin is easier to weld than steel C. Tin is low in cost and readily available D. The tin provides corrosion resistance Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 15. More energy is required to manufacture equvalent cans made of A. Steel B. Aluminum C. Both types use about the same amount of energy Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 16. Steel cans are filled with food products and liquid, closed and sealed, and then retorted (cooked) under pressure. Why is the pressure necessary? A. The pressure drives the heat to the center of the can more rapidly B. The cans might explode if heated in an unpressurized environment C. The pressure helps to prevent the rapid development of corrosion (rusting) D. The pressurixed retorting process is more rapid and less costly than cooking in an open hot water bath Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 17. Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make packages because it was available in a relatively pure form and could be formed by the tools and technology that was available at the time. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 18. In a list of the "top ten" of canned food products, which would be at the top - the largest category? A. Evaporated/condensed milk B. Tuna C. Prepared dinners D. Corn E. Soup Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 19. Aluminum is one of the 5 most common elements on earth. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 20. Pails may or may not have handles A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 5) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:25 PM 1. What is the average consumption of paper per capita per year in the US? A. None of the other choices is correct B. 600 pounds C. 900 pounds D. 250 pounds E. 450 lb Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 2. A ream of paperboard is 3,000 sq ft, cut into sheets of a standard size. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 3. Higher pressure and a larger number of rollers in the Calandaring section produce paper with a more dense surface. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 4. By a large margin, most of the paper used in packaging is A. Sanitary paper B. Fine paper C. Recycled cellophane D. Course paper E. Coarse paper Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: D 5. Assume that a standard football field, including end zones, is 120 yards long by 55 yards wide. (Note: 1 yard = 3 ft.) What would be the approximate weight of enough 73 pound paperboard to cover a standard football field? A. 161 lb B. 4336 lb C. 1445 lb. D. 73,000 lb E. 2,000 lb F. None of the other answers is correct Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 6. In which direction will paper have greater tear strength (resistance to tearing)? A. 45 degrees to the machine direction B. Machine direction C. Cross direction Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 7. Which of the following materials is no longer used for the manufacture of paper? A. All of the other materials are still being used B. Soft wood C. Rags D. Hard wood E. Bark Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 8. When you take class notes in a spiral bound notebook, you are using A. Sanitary paper B. Fine paper C. Tissue paper D. Kraft paper E. Industrial paper F. Decorative paper Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 9. The primary reason that the screen on a Fourdrinier machine shakes is to A. Add a watermark to the paper surface B. Disrupt some of the fiber alignment and increase the strength of the paper C. Settle the longest fibers to the bottom of the mat D. Thoroughly mix in the recycled fibers E. Break the wood fibers into smaller pieces F. Add texture to the paper surface Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 10. The Syrians set up a paper plant in Samarkand, after capturing the technological secret from China, so that they couls supply paper for printing presses invented by Gutenberg. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 11. A ream of paper is 3,000 sq ft, cut into sheets of a standard size. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 12. The Regular Slotted Container is a common corrugated box form. A. True B. False Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: B 13. The original raw material for paper manufacturing was rags and cloth. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 14. A single 8.5" x 11" sheet of 16 pound copy machine paper weighs less than 0.005 lb. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 15. A 4 vat cylinder machine is normally set up to: A. Put the best material on the back layer and the second best on the top layer B. Put the best material on the top layer and the second best on the back layer C. There is usually no difference in the quality of material applied to the various layers D. Put the best material on the top layer and the second best on the second layer E. It makes no difference which layer receives which quality of materila Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 16. Where was the first paper plant in America located? A. Washington, DC B. Philadelphia, PA C. Boston, MA D. Charlotte, NC E. Williamsburg, VA Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 17. How many reams of 24 pound paper can be loaded onto a truck with a load capacity of 38 tons? A. 3483.3 reams B. 47.5 reams C. 3166.7 reams D. 1389.5 reams E. 3215.4 reams Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 18. A corrugator makes 14 foot wide board at a rate of 10.5 miles/hour for 12.3 hours. How many square feet are produced? A. 0.3 square feet B. 0 square feet C. 114561216 square feet D. 63102.4 square feet E. 9546768 square feet F. 86592 square feet Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: F 19. What is the weight of a stack of 4772 pieces of paper if each piece is 18.1" x 6.4" and the basis weight is 22 pounds? A. 253361386.67 pounds B. 337.82 pounds C. 0.09 pounds D. 28.15 pounds E. 583744.63 pounds Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 20. What is the weight of a stack of 4049 pieces of 33 pound paperboard if each piece is 35.4' x 22.4'? A. 105952.9 pounds B. 105952936320 pounds C. 97293789.1 pounds D. 1 None of the other answers is correct E. 97293789.1 pounds Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 6) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:26 PM 1. All polymers are plastics. A. TRUE B. FALSE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 2. In the SPI plastic identification system, a thermoformed Polypropylene tray used to package a medical device should be marked with the number 5 and the letters PP. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 3. Which of the following is NOT a common advantage of plastic containers when compared to equivalent containers made of other materials A. Better damage resistance B. Lower cost for the individual container C. Lower overall system cost D. Less breakage E. Ability to be formed into a variety of shapes Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 4. PE is an acronym that means polyethylene A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 5. The plastic identification coding system discussed in the module was developed by the Environmental Protection Agency using research done at the MSU School of Packaging. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 6. An object made of a thermoplastic material can be melted down and made into a new object. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 7. Which process should be used to manufacture a packaging material consisting of layers of material in the following arrangement ? PE/paper/PE/Al/PE/PET A. Co-extrusion B. Blow molding C. Injection molding D. Brickpack E. Extrusion F. Lamination Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: F Your Response: F 8. The most difficult plastic to thermoform is A. PP B. PET C. PVC D. PE E. EPS F. PS Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 9. Which of the following is a biodegradable plastic? A. None of the listed plastics is biodegradable B. PVC C. PP D. PS Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 10. PVC is the only one of the "big five" packaging plastics that is not a thermoplastic material. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 11. According to the text in the module, 4 foot long bar of PVC that weighs 1 pound has more strength than a 4 ft long bar of steel that weighs 1 pound. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 12. A frozen convenience food with directions that say that it can be heated in a conventional oven is probably made of A. LDPE B. PP C. POT D. PVC E. HDPE F. EPS Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 13. You examine a plastic tub for margarine and observe that there is a little rough spot in the center of the bottom. What process was used to manufacture the tub? A. Lamination B. Thermoforming C. Injection blow molding D. Extrusion blow molding E. Injection molding F. Co-extrusion Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: C 14. Which process is used to manufacture most one gallon milk jugs A. Extrusion B. Co-extrusion C. Injection blow molding D. Injection molding E. Lamination F. Extrusion blow molding Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: F Your Response: F 15. An 8 mil plastic material that is being used to thermoform a medical container is a film A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 16. A plastic foam hot drink cup is probably A. Expanded Polyethylene terephthlate B. Expanded polyethylene C. Expanded polyvinyl chloride D. Expanded polypropylene E. Expanded Polystyrene Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 17. What process is probably usually used to manufacture plastic bottles for carbonated soft drinks? A. Extrusion blow molding B. Injection blow molding C. Lamination D. Extrusion E. Co-extrusion F. Injection molding Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 18. Which of the following is not a form of polyethylene? A. HDPE B. LHDPE C. PE D. LLDPE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 19. A plastic is to be biaxially oriented by stretching it 40 percent in one direction and 117 percent in the cross direction. 1 sq ft of the plastic before orientation becomes ____ sq ft of plastic after orientation. A. 4680 sq ft B. 0.5 sq ft C. 0.3 sq ft D. 158 sq ft E. 2.9 sq ft Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: E 20. A milk bottling plant will be designed to package 120,000 gallons of milk per 10 hour day. The one gallon jugs were to be manufactured on-site, using blow molding machines that produce 5 bottles per cycle, and make one cycle every 6 seconds. If there is a 2 percent reject rate on the new jugs, how many blow molding machines will be needed? A. 3.8 B. 3 C. 3.9 D. 4 E. 5 Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 7) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:26 PM 1. A reversible pallet has similar decks on the top and the bottom, so it can be turned over for more uses. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 2. Which of the following is NOT a hardwood? A. Mahogony B. Elm C. Southern yellow pine D. Maple E. Oak Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 3. The computer program PDS was developed at which university? A. NWPCA B. U of M C. Va Tech D. MSU E. USDA Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 4. How much butter is handled in a standard firkin? A. 10 pounds B. 100 pounds C. Any amount up to 75 pounds D. 56 pounds E. 50 pounds Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 5. The acronym GMA stands for Grocery Manufacturers Association. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 6. The MSU School of Packaging routinely tests wooden pallets to predict performance. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 7. A large loose knot is a more serious defect in a stringer than in a deckboard of a wooden pallet. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 8. Four inch wide planed boards cannot be used to form a solid deck on a 40" x 48" pallet without altering the width of at least one board. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 9. Which of the following packages forms is made of thin slats of wood, often no thicker than 1/8". A. Cask B. Tierce C. Kit D. Bilged barrel E. Wire bound Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 10. Why were (are) wooden barrels bilged? A. Made of wood B. More efficient use of space C. Easy to line with wax D. Less tendency to leak E. Easier handling Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 11. Wooden pallets were invented at Va Tech. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 12. How many companies dominate the wirebound container manufacturing business in the US? A. 3 B. 2 C. 4 D. 1 E. 5 Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 13. A fiberglass pipe insulation manufacturer packages its product in large boxes that are 16" x 16" x 32 " tall. How many boxes can be loaded on a 40" x 48" pallet that is 7 inches tall if the height of the loaded pallet cannot exceed the 96 inch height of the truck door opening? The boxes must be oriented with the 32" dimension vertical. A. 6 B. 15 C. 18 D. 12 E. 24 Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 14. PDS estimates the cost per trip for a pallet that will make multiple trips. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 15. All GMA pallets have decks which measure 800 mm x 1200 mm. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 16. If a pallet is 8 in thick (laying on a flat concrete floor) and it is loaded with 9 layers of corrugated boxes holding canned soup where each box is 6.5" high, what is the loaded height of the loaded pallet? A. 56.5 in B. 54.5 C. 48.5 D. 8 E. 66.5 in F. 110 Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 17. Half of the weight of a piece of fresh cut pine wood can result from the water in the wood. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 18. Some pallets are made of more than one material, such as wood and corugated A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 19. If a pallet is 5" in thick (laying on a flat concrete floor) and it is loaded with 7 layers of corrugated boxes holding canned soup where each box is 6.7" high, what is the loaded height of the loaded pallet? A. 72.0 in B. 18.7 ft C. 5.2 in D. 6.0 ft E. 234.5 in F. 4.3 ft Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: F Your Response: A 20. What is the maximum number of 18" x 10" corrugated trays loaded with soft drinks in aluminum cans can be loaded, without overhang, onto a single layer on a 48" x 48" GMA pallet? A. 13 B. 12 C. 12.8 D. 11 E. 10 Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: C 8) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:26 PM 1. The Sous vide food system was developed in which country? A. US(Cajuns in Louisiana) B. Canada (Quebec) C. England D. New Orleans E. Australia F. France Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: F Your Response: F 2. Aseptically packaged milk can be safely stored for several weeks at room temperature without spoilage. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 3. The Malthusian predictions from the 1960's have largely been proven to be true. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 4. Consumers in the US spend an average of 25% of total income on food. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 5. In a self service retail enviroment, the package must do much of the selling of the product. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 6. Which of the listed choices is not a way to alter the nutritional content of food? A. Adding carbohydrate B. High barrier packaging materials C. Reducing sodium D. Reducing fat E. Adding vitamins Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 7. A newly introduced food product that fails may be reintroduced after packaging changes. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 8. Improved health care, better nutrition and healthier living has produced a population in the US that lives longer and has many special needs as a consequence. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 9. The food system in the US supplies the same basic set of products to all parts of the country at all times of the year, with some negligible local and calendar differences. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 10. E-coli is only a problem with meat and fish products, not vegetables. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 11. The primary reason that many older people prefer to purchase smaller packages of food because there is A. Less opportunity for bacterial contamination B. Less waste C. Less weight to carry home D. Lower cost per unit of product Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 12. How many new food products are introduced to the market each year? A. Over 25,000 B. Over 14,000 C. No one can make an estimate D. About 10,000 E. 12,456 Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 13. The population of the US is more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 14. Oysters that are contaminated with bacteria can be unsafe to eat raw but cooking can make them safe to eat. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 15. A chain of food stores in Florida specializes in four product lines, high quality (and expensive) meat, vegetables, candy, and coffee. The stores are cleaned scrupulously to a very exacting standard. What type of store would you call this chain? A. Club store B. Super market C. Hyper market D. Specialty market E. Convenience store Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 16. The same material and package form can be used to package tomatoes and lettuce (separately) in the Controlled Atmosphere Packaging system A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 17. A product in a pouch can be sterilized more quickly and with less total heat gain, resulting in a better quality product because A. Heat flows into a metal can only through the top B. Pouch is thinner in one direction C. Metal can has more resistance to heat flow D. Heat flows into a pouch from all directions E. Pouch probably includes a layer of aluminum Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 18. Bacterial growth on packaged food products can be inhibited through the use of packaging material impregnated with antimicrobial agents. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 19. Pesticide free food is always organic A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 20. What packaging change is almost always required if the formulation of a food product is changed? A. Barrier properties of package material B. Lower cost C. Color of plastic materials D. Thickness of packaging materials E. Label wording Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 9) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:27 PM 1. Any product which is produced for a medical purpose is, by definition, a medical device or pharmaceutical and is subject to regulation by the federal government A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 2. Ampoule is another word meaning vial. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 3. Parenteral drugs can be injected or taken by mounth. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 4. Which of the following statements about OTC drugs is not true? A. Packaging must be approved by the FDA B. They can be sold from self service store shelves C. They do not require tamper evident features D. They must be safe and effective E. The package is a primary selling agent F. The packaging has many characteristics similar to other consumer products Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 5. The thin needles used for acupuncture treatments do not require approval by the FDA because the treatment originated in china a few thousand years ago. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 6. Which of the following is a solid drug form? A. Tincture B. Gel Cap C. Emulsion D. Elixer E. Spirit F. Suspension Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 7. For pharmaceutical use, folding cartons must be glued shut or completely overwrapped. This is to provide _______ A. Tamper evidence B. Easy stacking C. Child resistance D. Attractive appearance E. Neat shelf presence Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 8. A saw which is marketed to woodworkers is also considered to be a medical device if it can be used to cut bones in a surgical situation. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 9. A PIT always destroys the package. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 10. Tamper evident features are required on some food products A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 11. Which of the following methods of administration would not be used for a parenteral drug? A. Injection directly into the heart B. Intra venous injection C. Intra muscular injection D. Hand held inhaler E. Injection into the spinal cord Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 12. FDA conducts extensive testing before allowing a new medical device to be sold and used A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 13. The term hygroscopic, when applied to prescription drugs means A. The drug tablets get sticky B. The product becomes inactive C. The drug attracts water (moisture) D. The drug effloresces Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 14. Closures for pharmaceutical packages are always made of metal. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 15. Gauze, X-ray machines, wheelchairs, stethescopes, and band aids are all medical devices. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 16. Prescriptions for drugs can be issued by A. Doctors only B. Doctors, nurses and 4th year medical students C. Any employee of a drug store D. Doctors or nurses E. Pharmacisits Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 17. Type II glass can be made by the sulfonation process or the sulfuring process. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 18. A company can market water from the Luray Spring (near Washington, DC) as a diabetes medication if evidence (data) is presented showing that the water is safe and actually cures, prevents, retards, or reduces effect of the disease. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 19. Plastic, metal or paperboard (fiber) drums may be used to move bulk quantities of drug products from a manufacturing facility to the location where the packaging will be done. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 20. One of the big uses of paper for medical product packaging is for printed inserts. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 10) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:27 PM 1. FDA has regulatory authority over shampoo for babies. Would it have authority to regulate a shampoo sold for use on poodle dogs? (Pick the best response) A. Only the content of the label, not the product or package B. No, it is not a cosmetic if it is product for animals C. Yes, always, because it is a cosmetic D. Yes, if it is a medicated shampoo E. No, FDA does not regulate cosmetics Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 2. In which country did the people use the most fragrance products in the year 2000 - a total of nearly one quart per person? A. Israel B. Saudi Arabia C. Brazil D. United States E. India F. Afghanistan Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 3. Packaging of cosmetic products for women often use a color scheme consisting of soft pastel colors. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 4. What is the location of the headquarters of Mary Kay Cosmetics? A. Paris, France B. Barcelona, Spain C. Milan, Italy D. Toronto, Ontario, Canada E. Dallas, TX Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 5. Queen Elizabeth, the current reigning monarch of the United Kingdom, takes a bath only once a month. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 6. The primary federal agency regulating the cosmetics industry in the US is A. EPA B. FDA C. USFS D. USDOC E. USDA Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 7. Mary Kay cosmetics was one of the first companies to stop using tests on animals. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 8. FDA requires that data be provided to show that a cosmetic product is safe. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 9. The bulk of the cosmetic industry is made up of a few large companies headquartered in France. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 10. FDA considers items or products that are swallowed to improve nutrition and produce a decrease in wrinkles, improve muscle tone, or provide other benefits to be cosmetics. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 11. Data on product safety must be gathered from tests on laboratory animals. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 12. Napoleon invented cologne A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 13. By today's standards, Napoleon was very fastideous about his personal cleanliness. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 14. White is a common color for many baby products. What does the white respresent to the purchasers of the products? A. Safety B. Potential C. Cleanliness D. Youth E. Healthy Rig ht Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 15. A paperboard box with large colorful flowers printed all over it would be expected to be an appealing package for a female cosmetic kit. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 16. According to some historians, one of the first uses of soap was to clean up some people and use them to frighten outsiders. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 17. A child resistant closure is required for a bottle of fingernail polish. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 18. The industry for manufacturing cologne is concentrated in a city named Dusseldorf, which is also the center of the German packaging machinery industry and the site of Interpack, the largest packaging machinery trade show in the world. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 19. Packaging for baby products is designed to appeal to A. Regulators B. Babies C. Religious leaders D. Fathers E. Advertisers F. Mothers, grandmothers, and potential mothers Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: F Your Response: F 20. Which of the following products is not a cosmetic? A. Estee Lauder nail polish B. Helene Curtis lipstick C. Ivory soap D. Chanel perfume E. Bobbi Browne makeup Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 11) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:28 PM 1. Which of the following is another descriptor for Static-dissipative materials? A. Type IV B. Type I C. Static barrier materials D. Type III E. Type II Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 2. Which two types of ESD protective materials use the Farraday cage approach? A. Types I and Type III B. Types I and V C. Types II and Type III D. Types I and Type II E. Types II and Type IV Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 3. High humidity in SE Asia is an advantage in efforts to prevent ESD damage to computer parts. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 4. Which of the following accidents is believed to have been caused by a static discharge A. Challenger space shuttle explosion B. Apollo command module fire C. The explosion of a Pan American 747 over Lockerby Scotland D. Sinking of the Russian submarine Kursk E. The crash of a Valujet plane into the everglades near Miami Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 5. Mil-Specs are issued by A. FDA B. DoD C. CPSC D. DoC E. USDA Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 6. Which of the following can not be a flexible packaging material? A. All of the types can be flexible materials B. Type III C. Types I and III D. Type II E. Type I Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: C 7. You can not shield computer chips from damage by ESD by packaging them in a 2-piece aluminum can because the aluminum has a relatively low melting point. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 8. RF is an acronym that stands for Radio Frequency. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 9. You could shield computer chips from damage by ESD by packaging them in a 3-piece steel can. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 10. It is just an "urban myth" that ESD can trigger fires and explosions in grain storages. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 11. ESD is more likely to damage modern, miniaturized, complex devices that older, simpler, larger units. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 12. Some electronic components are so sensitive that they can be damaged by ESD as low as 10 volts. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 13. ESD is an acronym that stands for Electrostatic Damage. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 14. The most common form of ESD package used for computer components is a A. Bag B. Blister pack C. Metal can D. Shrink wrap E. Rigid plastic tube Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 15. The original Mil-Spec that identified the types of ESD materials has largely been replaced by industrial standards. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 16. Which of the following is most sensitive and likely to be damaged by ESD? A. Solid state micro-chip B. Transistor built in 1980 C. Capacitor D. Resistor E. Household light switch Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 17. ESD damages or destroys electronic components by causing over heating and burn-out of some portion of the unit. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 18. At this time, wooden pallets must be certified as insect free only if they are used to transport mainframe computers in in international commerce. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 19. Which of the following is another descriptor for Type I ESD protective materials? A. Static-dissipative materials B. Electrostatic Barrier Materials C. Type III D. Ectromagnetic barrier materials E. Static shielding materials Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 20. The problem of insects travelling to the US from other countries was identified first in pallets from India. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 12) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:28 PM 1. Nestable plastic containers are a common form of one-way disposable packaging used for transport of parts from suppliers to assembly plants. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 2. Metal racks built onto special trucks are commonly used to transport small items, such as steering wheels and stereo equipment. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 3. JIT systems used by Toyota, Honda, and other "Japanese" companies are fail-safe (parts are always delivered on time at at the correct location) A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 4. All collapsible packages used for the transport of automotive parts from the supplier to the assembly plant are immediately returned to the supplier after being emptied A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 5. The acronym JIT stands for the term "Japanese Industrial Theory" A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 6. A truck that is 53 feet long, 8 feet wide, and 110 inches tall which is used to transport collapsible containers which occupy 1/5 of the volume when collapsed as they do when set up, and which are 45 inches tall when fully set up, can carry 6 times as many containers when they are collapsed and stacked for return to the supplier. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 7. Packaging supplies are not given SKU identification numbers in a service parts warehouse A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 8. Which of the following trucks would be "hauling more air"? A. A truck loaded with fully set up containers B. A truck loaded with collapsed containers C. It makes no difference, they both have the same volume of air Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: B 9. The rules of the JIT system require the use of reusable containers A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 10. Most parts that are shipped to the assembly plant in large reusable containers are not otherwise packaged in cartons, boxes, bags, etc. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 11. The plastic, corrugated, or paperboard dividers used to separate individual parts in a large container are called A. Braces B. Fillers C. Panels D. Void fillers E. Dunnage F. Cushions Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 12. A service parts operation, such as the system operated by GM, may deal with more than a quarter of a million SKU's A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 13. The adoption of the reusable packaging systems by the automobile manufacturing industry has led to cleaner and safer work stations on the assembly lines. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 14. JIT systems require that a shipment of parts adequate for the planned production run on one day be delivered each morning that the plant is in operation. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 15. If a collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 to 1 weighs 45 pounds empty, when fully set up, haw much does it weigh when collapsed? A. 25 pounds B. 9 inches C. 40 pounds D. 45 pounds E. 9 pounds Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 16. Foamed plastic is used for the manufacture of one type of container manufactured by the Buckhorn Company. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 17. If a collapsible container which is 42 inches tall (including the integral pallet) when set up has a collapse ratio of 7 to 1, how tall is the unit when folded up for return to the supplier. A. 7.5 inches B. 7 inches C. 8 inches D. 6 inches E. 5 inches Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 18. Suppliers are responsible for and actually conduct many of the quality assurance activities required to ensure that only good parts reach the assembly line A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 19. Some parts are already packaged when they are received at the DC and placed into storage A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 20. Some common types of reusable packaging are not collapsible A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 13) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:28 PM 1. A new brand of "mass marketed" wine is to be marketed using the "Bag-in-box system. The inside dimensions of the box will be 8" x 4" x 14". How many gallons will the container hold if the liner is flexible enough to take on the shape of the inside of the box A. 2.2 B. None of the other answers is correct C. 1.9 D. 1.0 E. 1.5 Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: A 2. How tall (inches) must the outer container of a a bag-in-box system be to hold 6 gallons of milk if the outer container is made in the shape of a cylinder with a radius of 4 inches and the bag is flexible enough to conform to the inside shape of the container and the thickness of the bag is negligible? A. 28.5 B. 26.5 C. 25.5 D. 27.5 E. None of the other answers is correct Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: D 3. A sample of a laminated material (PE/paper/PE) is tested in a chamber at 100 degrees F and 90% RH. The MVTR is found to be 0.25 gr/100 sq. in/24 hrs. How much water vapor will pass through a 25 sq. in. piece of the material in 8 hours? A. 0.02 pounds B. 0.2 gr C. 1 ounce D. None of the other answers is correct E. 0.02 gr F. 0.01 gr Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 4. If you set up a "2-chamber" experiment to determine the MVTR of a particular piece of flexible laminated barrier material, more moisture will pass through the barrier in A. 4 hours B. 8 hours C. 18 hours D. it makes no difference because MVTR is a constant for a particular material E. 24 hours F. 12 hours Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: E Your Response: E 5. One big advantage of all FIBC's is that they can be handled by conventional fork lifts without special equipment A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 6. A fin seal is formed on a candy bar package when A. The inside layer is removed from both ends and the materials are glued together with hot melt adhesive B. The outside of the film is heat sealed to the inside of the film C. The inside of the film is heat sealed to the inside of the film at another location Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 7. Recycled plastic material can be used in a bag-in-box package for fruit juice if the box is made of virgin wood fiber. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 8. The Red Cross has converted a large fraction of the blood handling system to standup pouches A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 9. Some intermediate bulk bags hold over 1,000 gallons of liquid. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 10. FIBC is an acronym that means Fit Into Box Container. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 11. Under the right circumstances, it should be possible to hang a basket made of grass over a fire to heat the liquid contents without setting the basket on fire.. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 12. Pallet wrapping can only be done with stretch film. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 13. The box portion of a bag-in-box can be made of paper recycled from any source as long as the bag is FDA approved. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 14. Pallet loads are wrapped with stretch film to stabilize the stack and make it easier, safer, and more reliable to move and transport. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 15. A material with good moisture barrier characteristics will also always provide a good barrier against the movement of Carbon Dioxide. A. True B. False Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 16. Which of the following is not a function of the shrink wrap on a paperboard carton package of cough drops. A. Prevent unauthorized opening (tampering) with the contents B. Add gloss and consumer appeal to the appearance of the package C. Reduce the price Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 17. Prescription barrier materials can be made by laminating and/or co-extrusion. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 18. Which of the listed materials has a superior MVTR. A. HDPE B. Auluminum foil C. LDPE Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 19. The volume of sausage packed into a "recycled" intestine can be regulated by simply tying knots around the intestine and squeezing it shut. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 20. Converting the package for a beverage from a glass bottle to a plastic pouch with the same volume will usually save weight. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 14) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:29 PM 1. Tin is is a good choice for tubes which will be used to package products which are __________. A. Highly reactive B. Paste C. Non-reactive D. Inexpensive Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 2. Rand used ___________ to make his tubes A. Steel sheet B. Aluminum foil C. Lead sheet D. Tin sheet E. Tin foil Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 3. Which type of aerool is used for powdered and other immiscible products? A. 1-phase B. 2-phase C. 3-phase1 Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 4. Where would you be more likely to find Peanut Butter and Grape Jelly in a plastic tube. A. Naples, Florida B. London, England C. San Francisco, California D. Toronto, Ontario Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 5. Freaon is a Chlorinated Hydro carbon Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: False Your Response: False 6. Plastic tubes are made is two pieces and then connected by adhesive or welding Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 7. Three piece cans are used for most aerosols becaause of A. Needed strength B. Lower cost C. Other materials cannot be fabricated into the needed size Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 8. Spray adhesive is used for A. Photo mounting B. Closing incisions after surgery C. House construction D. Aircraft assembly Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 9. Metal tubes, both body and top, are made together in a single operation. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 10. The impact extrusion process heats metal because of pressure Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 11. Mailing tubes are usually made of plastic Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: False Your Response: False 12. Cylindrical tubes are made of layers of paperboard Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: True Your Response: True 13. The primary organization for tube manufacturers is A. WTC (World Tube Council) B. national Association of Tube and Aerosol Manufacturers C. Tube Council D. North American Tube Association Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 14. The Kyoto Protocol agreement of 1978 called for CFC's to be phased out in both industrial and developing nations. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: False Your Response: False 15. Blast walls are usually built of A. Heavy reinforced concrete B. Wood or concrete block C. Bulletproof glass D. Steel plate Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: D 16. The floating piston is one system used to create A. A 100% efficient aerosol B. A captive aerosol system C. A CFC free package Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 17. The type of tube that holds the biggest markwet share is A. collapsible B. plastic C. squeeze D. laminated E. metal Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: D Your Response: C 18. After all characteristics of aerosols have been considered, the primary advantage of aerosol packages is low cost when compared to competing packages. Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: False Your Response: False 19. Today, most aerosol propellants in the US are CFC's. Wrong Points Earned: 0/1 Correct Answer: False Your Response: True 20. Plastic tubes are closed by A. Heat sealing B. Staples C. Stitching D. Adhesive Right Points Earned: 1/1 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 15) Posted by Anonymous on 04-27-2006 07:30 PM Csa can of Coca Cola? A. 800 number B. Logo C. Name of the bottler D. Name of the corporation* E. Nutritional label 2. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A. Corugated box B. EPS "egg crate" style package C. No packaging D. Plastic bag* 3. Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A. Communication B. Protection C. Regulatory compliance* D. Utility 4. A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the carton? A. Primary B. Secondary* C. Tertiary 5. Which of the following products needs to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A. Frozen ground beef B. Milk C. Napkins D. Pretzels* E. Rye bread 6. What happens to the color of a beef steak that is put into a package with a low oxygen atmosphere and is otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration? A. Meat shrivels B. Meat stays red C. Meat turns black D. Meat turns Gray/blue* E. Meat turns white F. Nothing 7. What is the name of the course instructor? A. Dr. Bruce Harte B. Dr. Harold Hughes* C. Dr. Harold D. Dr. Howard Hughes E. Professor Harold F. Dr. Theron Downes 8. What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A. Corrugated paperboard cushions B. EPS cushions C. Palletize D. Strong box* 9. MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A. True* B. False 10. What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A. The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B. The process of etching to make telescope mirrors C. The slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling D. The tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure* * 11. What is the function of fining? A. Cause slag to float to the surface B. Manufacturing of fine art glass pieces C. Manufacturing of small vials D. Remove small bubbles from the molten glass* 12. Cullet is recycled container glass. A. True B. False* 13. Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A. True B. False* 14. A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A. True* B. False 15. A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A. True B. False* 16. Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A. True B. False* * 17. Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A. True* B. False 18. Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A. True* B. False 19. In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A. True B. False* 20. Collapsible tubes may be made of aluminum. A. True* B. False 21. What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A. Draw - redraw B. Neck down* C. Pop top D. Wasp waist 22. What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A. Can end B. Can wall C. Foil D. Labels E. Metallization* 23. A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A. True* B. False 24. Which of the following paper types is transparent? A. Bleached kraft B. Cellophane* C. Kraft D. Sanitary E. Tissue F. Fine 25. What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A. Cylinder B. Fourdrinier* C. Headbox D. Shuttle E. Vat 26. How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A. 7* B. 6 C. 5 D. 4 E. 3 27. The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A. Add a watermark B. Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper* C. Mix in recycled fibers D. Required by EPA regulation Here are a bunch of previous finals, it is a long post, but we've got plenty of time to take this test...enjoy Final Exams: Final Exam ) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 2) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Vat B) Fourdrinier C) Cylinder D) Headbox E) Shuttle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) None, the work is all contracted out B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) Nearly 500,000 D) Approximately 250,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Silica C) Calcia D) Soda Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Gob formation C) Inspection D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Recycling B) Landfilling C) Reuse D) Incineration Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Regulatory compliance D) Utility Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Federal employees B) Employees of the food company C) Uniform Code Council emplyees D) GMA employees Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns black B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) Nothing E) The meat turns white Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 17) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Lipstick B) Face powder C) Perfumed soap D) Mascara E) Face cream Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) Ampuole C) Infusible D) injectible Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) EPS "egg crate" style package B) Plastic bag C) Corugated box D) No packaging Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) France B) US C) Switzerland D) Canada (Quebec) E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator B) Dandy roll C) Class roll D) Coffee roll E) Cookie roll Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 250 C) 360 D) 60 Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Communication C) Regulation D) Utility E) Protection F) Containment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) IS machine B) Melter C) Batch house D) Shadow wall E) Forehearth Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Lipstick C) Cologne D) Perfume Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Pretzels E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 45) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Viet Nam B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) Singapore E) USA Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Australia B) China C) Germany D) USA Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 50) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 51) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Neck down B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Draw - redraw Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap C) Careful handling instructions D) Use metal caps E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 58) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PE E) ACL Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) C flute D) F flute E) D flute F) A flute Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Milk C) Televisions D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) LDPE C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) EPS Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc. Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap A) 300,000 B) 315,000 C) 7050 D) 250,000 E) 225,000 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Low melting point B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Color E) Weight F) Toxicity Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Japanese Industrial Theory C) Japanese Integral Technology D) Jackson Interstate Trucking Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) DoD B) USDA C) DoC D) OSHA E) CP{SC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Palletize C) Strong box D) EPS cushions Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 75) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Vision system C) Checkweigher D) Robot Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) A "peon" on a burro D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification C) A computer program used to design wooden pallets Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) FDA C) Society of the Plastics Industry D) American Plastics Council E) EPA Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Dunnage B) EPS C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Bottom B) Neck C) Shoulder D) Finish E) Sidewall Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Protection B) Communication C) Containment D) Utility Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Pink B) Black C) Green D) White E) Blue Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 9 pounds C) 45 pounds D) 3.14159 pouinds Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 2,540 pounds B) 5,000 pounds C) 720 pounds D) None of the listed answers is correct E) 7,450 pounds F) 1,440 pounds Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) tffs C) vffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type II D) Type III Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) posted by spartiegurlie on 04-07-2003 11:35 AM ok, well I have 2002, BUT the stupid thing won't OPEN! grr. So, if any of ya'll that are holdin out on posting your copy of the final would be so kind as to do that, I would definately appreciate it. 3) posted by spartiegurlie on 04-07-2003 11:46 AM nevermind, here it is: final 2002 Final examination You can review your answers and you can see the correct answers and the explanations but you cannot change your answers. You received a score of 178 on this set of questions. Page 1 of 5 Note: Once an answer is saved you will not be able to change it. This exam consists of 100 question worth 2 points each. You have 4 hours and 10 minutes to complete the exam. (I do not expect you to actually take anywhere near that amount of time.) This is a long time and a large number of questions, so I have changed the arrangment a little to try to avoid computer breakdown problems. After each 25 questions, you will get a message indicating that you should save your work before proceding to the next set of questions. Please read and follow the directions that are given at that time. 1) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that is put into a package with a low oxygen atmosphere and is otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration? A) Meat turns Gray/blue B) Meat shrivels C) Meat turns black D) Meat turns white E) Nothing F) Meat stays red Your answer: F Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 4) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) tffs B) vffs C) hffs Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 48" B) 102" C) 84" D) 79" E) 72" Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 9) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Rye bread B) Napkins C) Frozen ground beef D) Milk E) Pretzels Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Count metering B) Volume metering C) Weight metering Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 6 B) 7 C) 4 D) 3 E) 5 Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Consumer electronics B) Military C) Automotive D) Food and beverage E) Cosmetic F) Pharmaceutical Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Singapore B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) USA E) Viet Nam Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 2 B) 7 C) 3 D) 4 E) 5 F) 6 Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Coloring C) Gob formation D) Annealing E) Inspection F) Weighing Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 17) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) OSHA B) CP{SC C) DoD D) DoC E) USDA Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 250 B) 60 C) 360 D) 450 Your answer: C Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 19) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points The packaging for a cosmetic product often costs more than the product itself. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Incineration B) Recycling C) Reuse D) Landfilling Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 25) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 26) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Swallowing B) Inhaling C) Sub-cutaneous injection D) Intra-veinous injection E) Rubbing onto the skin F) Intra-muscular injection Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) F flute D) D flute E) A flute F) C flute Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust B) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. C) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature D) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 34) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Ellipse B) Square C) Circle D) Rectangle E) Rhombus Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors B) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure C) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling D) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Foil B) Can end C) Can wall D) Labels E) Metallization Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) There is no single machine that can perform these operations C) tffs D) vffs Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 45) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Protection B) Utility C) Communication D) Easier printing E) Containment F) Regulation Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points RSC is an acronym for Regular Slotted Container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Cullet is used container glass that has been color sorted and otherwise prepared for recycling A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 50) 2 points ESD has been a problem for many years, but the extent of the hazard has declined since the devewlopment of integrated circuits (chips) of the type used in computers, TV's, VCR's, etc. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 51) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) ASD C) PP D) PE E) PS Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Jackson Interstate Trucking C) Japanese Industrial Theory D) Japanese Integral Technology Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) HDPE C) LDPE D) LLDPE E) EPS F) PS Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Fine B) Tissue C) Bleached kraft D) Sanitary E) Kraft F) Cellophane Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 58) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Co-extrusion B) Injection blow molding C) Thermoforming D) Extrusion blow molding Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type II C) Type V D) Type III Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) B) US Department of Agriculture C) Food and Drug Administration D) Department of Commerce E) Environmental Protection Agency Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PS B) HDPE C) PET D) PVC Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the carton? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Finish B) Neck C) Bottom D) Shoulder E) Sidewall Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points On a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A) Upstream B) Downstream C) It makes no difference Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points The current population of the US is more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past, one of the factors which has caused food producers to market a wider variety of food products. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 70) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) Coffee roll B) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator C) Class roll D) Cookie roll E) Dandy roll Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Add a watermark B) Required by EPA regulation C) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper D) Mix in recycled fibers Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 74) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 75) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Fourdrinier B) Cylinder C) Vat D) Shuttle E) Headbox Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 81) 2 points In the beer market, plastic bottles are gradually taking market share from aluminum cans. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are probably contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PE B) PET C) PVC D) PP E) ACD Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.67 minutes B) 1.25 minutes C) 1.00 minute D) 1.33 minutes E) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. Your answer: E Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth invented cologne as an early example of teamwork. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burn-out some portion of the unit. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Metal tubes are often used for pharmaceutical products because A) All of the choices are correct B) Metal tubes are collapsible and do not cause suck back C) Metal tubes have excellect barrier characteristics D) Metal tubes are readily available Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 92) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Soda B) Silica C) Calcia D) Selenium Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Rubrect patterns B) Resonance C) Renaissance D) Replication Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 10 sec. B) 0.5 sec. C) 0.1 sec. D) 1 sec. Your answer: A Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A) Rotary B) In-line Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Frozen ground beef C) Milk D) Televisions E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Dunnage C) Waffling D) EPS Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 99) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 100) 2 points Robots can usually stack boxes on a pallet faster than a palletizer designed specifically for that purpose. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. This is going to be a very long post. The first two tests have correct answers, and I used them about 3/4 of the time. Some of the answers I remembered, and maybe about ten I looked up. I just took the final and got a 182 in about an hour and fifteen minutes. There's only 99 questions in my copy of the final, since the last question was "Who is the teacher of this class?" Right... Good luck! 1) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) Fals 2) Posted by thedude1 on 12-03-2003 11:10 AM whoops, must have been too long here's the rest 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 37) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type III D) Type II Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 38) 2 points How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A) 1 B) 2 C) 6 D) 4 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 39) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 40) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Cooling C) Inspection D) Weighing E) Coloring F) Annealing Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 41) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 42) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 43) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 44) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 45) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 46) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 47) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 48) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 49) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PVC B) PE C) PP D) ACD E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 50) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 51) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 52) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 53) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 54) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 55) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 56) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 60 C) 360 D) 250 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 57) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) PE C) ACL D) EPS E) LLDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 58) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 59) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 60) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature B) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 61) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 62) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 63) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 64) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 65) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Utility D) Regulatory compliance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 66) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 67) 2 points What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A) 4 B) 9 C) 5.5 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 68) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 69) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 4 B) 3 C) 7 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 70) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 71) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PS B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PET E) LDPE F) HDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 72) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 73) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 74) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 75) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 76) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PVC B) HDPE C) PS D) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 77) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to the container manufacturer B) to any supplier using the same type of container C) to any supplier D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 78) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 79) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) CP{SC C) DoC D) OSHA E) DoD Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 80) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 3.14159 pouinds C) 45 pounds D) 9 pounds Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 81) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 82) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Uniform Code Council emplyees B) GMA employees C) Federal employees D) Employees of the food company Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 83) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Metallization B) Can wall C) Can end D) Foil E) Labels Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 84) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper B) Mix in recycled fibers C) Add a watermark D) Required by EPA regulation Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 85) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 86) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Rhombus B) Rectangle C) Circle D) Square E) Ellipse Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 87) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Bleached kraft B) Tissue C) Sanitary D) Kraft E) Cellophane F) Fine Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 88) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 89) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 90) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 91) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 92) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Cologne B) Face powder C) Lipstick D) Perfume Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 93) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Waffling C) Dunnage D) EPS Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 94) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 95) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 79" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 102" Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 96) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 97) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) EPA B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) FDA D) American Plastics Council E) IoPP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 98) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) PE C) ASD D) PS E) PP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 99) 2 points The press and blow process is most often used to manufacture which of the following types of container? A) Plastic bags B) Wide mouth glass jars C) Aluminum cans D) Stubby "one-way" glass bottles E) Heat sealed pouches F) Long neck glass bottles Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 100) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. --------------------------------------------------------------) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 2) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Vat B) Fourdrinier C) Cylinder D) Headbox E) Shuttle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) None, the work is all contracted out B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) Nearly 500,000 D) Approximately 250,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Silica C) Calcia D) Soda Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Gob formation C) Inspection D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Recycling B) Landfilling C) Reuse D) Incineration Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Regulatory compliance D) Utility Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Federal employees B) Employees of the food company C) Uniform Code Council emplyees D) GMA employees Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns black B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) Nothing E) The meat turns white Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 17) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Lipstick B) Face powder C) Perfumed soap D) Mascara E) Face cream Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) Ampuole C) Infusible D) injectible Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) EPS "egg crate" style package B) Plastic bag C) Corugated box D) No packaging Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) France B) US C) Switzerland D) Canada (Quebec) E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator B) Dandy roll C) Class roll D) Coffee roll E) Cookie roll Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 250 C) 360 D) 60 Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Communication C) Regulation D) Utility E) Protection F) Containment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) IS machine B) Melter C) Batch house D) Shadow wall E) Forehearth Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Lipstick C) Cologne D) Perfume Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Pretzels E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 45) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Viet Nam B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) Singapore E) USA Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Australia B) China C) Germany D) USA Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 50) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 51) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Neck down B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Draw - redraw Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap C) Careful handling instructions D) Use metal caps E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 58) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PE E) ACL Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) C flute D) F flute E) D flute F) A flute Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Milk C) Televisions D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) LDPE C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) EPS Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc. Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap A) 300,000 B) 315,000 C) 7050 D) 250,000 E) 225,000 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Low melting point B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Color E) Weight F) Toxicity Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Japanese Industrial Theory C) Japanese Integral Technology D) Jackson Interstate Trucking Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) DoD B) USDA C) DoC D) OSHA E) CP{SC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Palletize C) Strong box D) EPS cushions Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 75) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Vision system C) Checkweigher D) Robot Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) A "peon" on a burro D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification C) A computer program used to design wooden pallets Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) FDA C) Society of the Plastics Industry D) American Plastics Council E) EPA Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Dunnage B) EPS C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Bottom B) Neck C) Shoulder D) Finish E) Sidewall Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Protection B) Communication C) Containment D) Utility Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Pink B) Black C) Green D) White E) Blue Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 9 pounds C) 45 pounds D) 3.14159 pouinds Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 2,540 pounds B) 5,000 pounds C) 720 pounds D) None of the listed answers is correct E) 7,450 pounds F) 1,440 pounds Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) tffs C) vffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type II D) Type III Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 145/150 97%....you decide what's wrong and right. 1. What is the name of the course instructor? A. Dr. Theron Downes B. Professor Harold C. Dr. Harold D. Dr. Howard Hughes E. Dr. Bruce Harte F. Dr. Harold Hughes * 2. Aluminum is the only metal that can be used to make 2-piece beverage cans in the US. A. True B. False * 3. The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A. EPA B. Society of the Plastics Industry * C. IoPP D. FDA E. American Plastics Council 4. Cullet is used container glass that has been color sorted and otherwise prepared for recycling A. True* B. False 5. Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A. True * B. False 6. What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A. Coloring B. Cooling C. Weighing D. Annealing * E. Inspection F. Gob formation 7. Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A. True B. False * 8. What product, first marketed in a metal can in the mid-1850's, produced a sharp decline in infant mortality? A. Spam B. Condensed milk * C. Oatmeal D. Baked beans E. Strained peas 9. Food products that fail in the marketplace are sometimes re-introduced to the market after being re-worked, given new packaging, and even, sometimes, being re-named. A. True* B. False 10. Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A. True B. False * 11. Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A. True B. False * 12. What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A. Vat B. Fourdrinier * C. Cylinder D. Headbox E. Shuttle 13. Which of the following is the most prominent on a can of Coca Cola? A. Logo B. 800 number C. Nutritional label D. Name of the corporation * E. Name of the bottler 14. Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A. True B. False * 15. How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A. 2 B. 4 C. 1 * D. 6 16. By a large margin, most of the paper used for packaging is A. Bleached kraft B. Tissue C. Cellophane D. Kraft * E. Fine 17. Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be shaped by workers using tools available at the time. A. True * B. False 18. Which of the following paper types is transparent? A. Fine B. Sanitary C. Cellophane * D. Tissue E. Kraft F. Bleached kraft 19. Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth invented cologne as an early example of teamwork. A. True B. False * 20. A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A. Kit B. Ampuole * C. Infusible D. Injectible 21. Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A. True B. False * 22. A ream of paperboard is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of standard dimensions. A. True B. False * 23. Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A. Doritos B. Rye bread * C. Frozen ground beef D. Milk E. Televisions 24. Which function would be performed by tissue which is wrapped around a glass paper weight that is then packed into a paperboard box. A. Utility B. Containment C. Protection * 25. Which of the following methods would protect a light sensitive bottled beer from damage by light? A. Twist off caps B. Amber glass bottle * C. Clear glass bottle D. Plastic bottle 26. A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A. True B. False * 27. The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A. PVC B. PP * C. PE D. PET E. ACD 28. Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A. True * B. False 29. Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A. True B. False * 30. Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A. 7 * B. 2 C. 6 D. 3 E. 5 F. 4 31. How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A. 7 * B. 3 C. 5 D. 6 E. 4 32. Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A. True * B. False 33. A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A. True B. False * 34. If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet if separator sheets are not used? A. 102" B. 72" C. 79" * D. 84" E. 48" 35. Collapsible tubes may be made of plastic. A. True B. False* 36. What was the first product packaged in a paperbard folding carton? A. Hot dog buns B. Vanilla wafers C. Uneeda biscuit * D. Chocolate chip cookies E. Croutons F. Toast squares 37. The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles usually is A. PET * B. LDPE C. HDPE D. PS E. PVC 38. Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A. F flute B. B flute C. D flute * D. A flute E. E flute F. C flute 39. An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A. True * B. False 40. Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from Mexico?. A. An attractive dish of cooked pasta * B. A picture of the Leaning Tower of Pisa C. A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta D. A "peon" on a burro 41. The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burnout some portion of the unit. A. True * B. False 42. A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A. True * B. False 43. PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A. True B. False * 44. A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A. True * B. False 45. What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A. Wasp waist B. Neck down * C. Draw - redraw D. Pop top 46. Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A. True * B. False 47. A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A. None of the listed answers is correct B. 2,540 pounds * C. 1,440 pounds D. 5,000 pounds E. 7,450 pounds F. 720 pounds 48. Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A. Extrusion blow molding B. Lamination * C. Co-extrusion D. Injection molding E. Stretch blow molding 49. The press and blow process is most often used to manufacture which of the following types of container? A. Heat sealed pouches B. Long neck glass bottles C. Stubby "one-way" glass bottles D. Aluminum cans E. Plastic bags F. Wide mouth glass jars * 50. The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A. Mix in recycled fibers B. Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper* C. Add a watermark D. Required by EPA regulation 51. The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A. True * B. False 52. In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A. True B. False * 53. The milky white plastic used for milk jugs usually is A. PS B. LDPE C. PET D. HDPE * E. LLDPE F. EPS 54. A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds of attention does the shopper give each item in the store? A. 0.5 sec. B. 10 sec. C. 1 sec. D. 0.1 sec. * 55. The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A. True * B. False 56. What process is most often used to manufacture plastic bottles for soft drinks? A. Injection molding B. Stretch blow molding C. Lamination D. Extrusion E. Injection blow molding * 57. Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A. IS machine B. Shadow wall C. Batch house D. Forehearth * E. Melter 58. RSC is an acronym for Regular Slotted Container. A. True * B. False 59. What is PDS? A. A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification B. A computer program used to design any pallet C. A computer program used to design wooden pallets * 60. Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A. USA * B. Germany C. Australia D. China 61. The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A. PVC * B. HDPE C. PS D. PET 62. The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A. True B. False * 63. Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are often contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A. True * B. False 64. The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A. True B. False * 65. Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A. Cookie roll B. Dandy roll C. None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator * D. Coffee roll E. Class roll 66. What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A. Sidewall B. Finish * C. Shoulder D. Neck E. Bottom 67. Which of the following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A. EPS "egg crate" style package B. No packaging C. Corugated box D. Plastic bag * 68. Which of the following products needs to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A. Milk B. Rye bread C. Napkins D. Pretzels * E. Frozen ground beef 69. The system by which customers select products in most US grocery stores is called A. Old fashioned B. Clerk assisted C. First come first served D. Consmer beware E. Traditional F. Self service * 70. Packaging for baby products is designed primarily to appeal to babies. A. True B. False * 71. Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A. Silica B. Calcia C. Selenium * D. Soda 72. In a self-service retail environment, such most US drug stores, the package must do much more of the selling of products than in a clerk service system, such as a lumberyard. A. True * B. False 73. Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A. Utility B. Communication C. Containment D. Protection * 74. A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the carton? A. Primary * B. Secondary C. Tertiary 75. How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A. Careful handling instructions B. Metal caps C. Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap D. Cushioned labels E. Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper * 76. Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A. Weight metering B. Volume metering * C. Count metering 77. Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip? A. New Orleans B. New Jersey C. Belize D. New York * E. North Carolina 78. A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A. Rubrect patterns B. Replication C. Resonance * D. Renaissance 79. The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the serving size? A. Uniform Code Council emplyees B. Federal employees * C. Employees of the food company D. GMA employees 80. A vffs machine makes and fills what type of package? A. Can B. Paperboard carton C. Pouch * D. Bottle 81. Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A. True * B. False 82. About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A. Approximately 100,000 B. Nearly 1,000,000 C. Nearly 500,000 * D. Approximately 250,000 E. None, the work is all contracted out 83. Packaging "parts" are handled and tracked in the inventory of a distribution center the same way as any other part. A. True * B. False 84. Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to Los Angeles on a common carrier. A. LLT B. TL C. TLL D. LTX E. LTL * 85. The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A. True * B. False 86. Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A. Vision system B. Checkweigher C. Robot D. Metal detector * 87. In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the preferred technique? A. Recycling B. Source reduction * C. Incineration D. Landfilling E. Reuse 88. An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A. 45 pounds * B. 3.14159 pounds C. 9 pounds D. 40 pounds 89. Which of these machines is used to make blister packs for individual tables of a pharmaceutical product? A. rffs B. tffs * C. vffs D. hffs 90. A common truck length in the US is 110 inches. True False * 91. In a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A. Downstream * B. Upstream C. It makes no difference 92. Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A. Count metering B. Weight metering * C. Volume metering 93. FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A. True B. False * 94. Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A. True * B. False 95. How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A. Landfilling * B. Recycling C. Additional incineration D. Reuse 96. The same Virginia legislator introduced a "bottle bill" more than 15 times without getting it passed. A. True * B. False 97. The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A. True B. False * 98. Landfills are "capped" with a thick layer of clay to create conditions with favor the quick and complete decomposition of the contents True False * 99. Two allowable sizes of Euro pallets are 800mm x 1000mm and 1,000mm x 1,200 mm. True * False 100. Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A. True B. False * 101. What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A. 5 * B. 4 C. 9 D. 5.5 E. 6 102. The beverage container deposit system in use in various states is generally based on the system in Virginia. True False * 103. Which of the following gases can be collected from a landfill and used to fuel an internal combustion engine driving an electrical generator? A. Atgon B. Oxygen C. Ethylene D. Nitrogen E. Methane * 104. FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A. True * B. False 105. Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A. hffs B. tffs * C. vffs D. There is no single machine that can perform these operations 106. A vffs machine is essentially the same in form and function as a hffs machine. True False * 107. Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load (TL) system than in a LTL system. A. True B. False * 108. The waste management approach most favored by manufacturers is A. Recycling B. Landfilling C. Source reduction * D. Incineration E. reuse 109. The package designer should strive to have a product/package with the same natural frequency as the forcing frequency of the truck or other transport unit that will be used. True False * 110. Packaging cushions are always made of EPS. True False * 111. Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A. True B. False * 112. Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A. A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier B. A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels C. A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid ** D. A truck loaded with automobile storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant 113. How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? (Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc.) Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap. A. 7,050 B. 315,000 C. 250,000 D. 225,000 E. 300,000 * 114. The route of the "garbage barge" was carefully planned before the vessel left port. True False * 115. Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination. A. True B. False * 116. Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree. A. True B. False * 117. Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A. hffs B. tffs * C. vffs 118. Bottle deposit systems are a prime tool for management of solid waste. A. True B. False * 119. A ream of is 1,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. True* False 120. Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A. True * B. False 121. Some claims by environmental activists are based on out-of-date or otherwise erroneous information. True* False 122. What is put on top of a landfill after it has been filled and capped? A. Evergreen trees B. Grass * C. An aluminum roof D. Artificial turf E. Crops, such as corn 123. When packages are being handled by hand, which choice is more likely? A. Light packages will be dropped further on the average * B. Heavy packages will be dropped further on the average C. On the average, the packages willbe dropped about the same distance 124. Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A. True * B. False 125. Lightning is an example of ESD A. True * B. False 126. In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A. True B. False * 127. The waste management approach most favored by EPA is A. Landfilling B. Source reduction * C. Reuse D. Incineration E. Recycling 128. Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wrap around carton? A. Volume metering B. Count metering * C. Weight metering 129. Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging. A. True * B. False 130. Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A. Rotary * B. In-line 131. All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A. True B. False * 132. A ream of paper is 1,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. True False* 133. Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A. To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. * B. To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature C. To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D. To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle 134. MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the US combined. True* False 135. Most packaging robots are used to handle large heavy iutems, such at 50 gallon drums of adhesive. True False * 136. How is the natural frequency of an item determined A. Testing on a vibration table * B. Reference books C. Observation D. Weighing on a scale 137. Robots generally palletize containers faster than specially designed palletizing machines. True False * 138. Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A. True B. False * 139. Cut labels are delivered to the labeling machine in a stack and are then loaded into a magazine on the machine. A. True B. False * 140. A depalletizer is normally located upstream from the filler. A. True * B. False 141. The natural frequency of a product and package combination may be different than the natural frequency of the product by itself True* False 142. On average, as a percentage of total cost, distribution to convenience stores costs more than distribution to large grocery stores. True* False 143. A 15 point sheet of "paper" is considered to be "paperboard". True* False 144. A pallet loaded with large decorative wall clocks is being loaded onto a truck. The fork lift operator wants to put it in the front of the truck. The foreman wants it positioned in the middle of the truck and the truck driver insits that it should be in the back. Where should the pallet be placed to minimize the effect of vibration on the product A. Front B. More information is needed to answer the question C. Back D. Middle * 145. In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A. Reuse B. Recycling C. Landfilling * D. Incineration 146. Which of the following seam types can be the back seam on a pouch made on a vffs machine? A. hidden seam B. Double seam * C. Flat seam D. Lap seam 147. The acronym JIT stands for A. Just In Time * B. Jackson Interstate Trucking C. Japanese Industrial Theory D. Japanese Integral Technology 148. The acronym EPA stands for the A. Environmental Equivalent Approach B. Environmental Protection Agency * C. Environmental Protection Area 149. How many 24" outside diameter drums can be placed on a 48" x 48" pallet (standing on end) without overhang? A. 5.09 B. 4 * C. 3 D. 5 E. 6.00 150. If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A. Dunnage * B. Cushioning C. EPS D. Waffling 45/150 97%....you decide what's wrong and right. 1. What is the name of the course instructor? A. Dr. Theron Downes B. Professor Harold C. Dr. Harold D. Dr. Howard Hughes E. Dr. Bruce Harte F. Dr. Harold Hughes * 2. Aluminum is the only metal that can be used to make 2-piece beverage cans in the US. A. True B. False * 3. The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A. EPA B. Society of the Plastics Industry * C. IoPP D. FDA E. American Plastics Council 4. Cullet is used container glass that has been color sorted and otherwise prepared for recycling A. True* B. False 5. Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A. True * B. False 6. What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A. Coloring B. Cooling C. Weighing D. Annealing * E. Inspection F. Gob formation 7. Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A. True B. False * 8. What product, first marketed in a metal can in the mid-1850's, produced a sharp decline in infant mortality? A. Spam B. Condensed milk * C. Oatmeal D. Baked beans E. Strained peas 9. Food products that fail in the marketplace are sometimes re-introduced to the market after being re-worked, given new packaging, and even, sometimes, being re-named. A. True* B. False 10. Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A. True B. False * 11. Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A. True B. False * 12. What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A. Vat B. Fourdrinier * C. Cylinder D. Headbox E. Shuttle 13. Which of the following is the most prominent on a can of Coca Cola? A. Logo B. 800 number C. Nutritional label D. Name of the corporation * E. Name of the bottler 14. Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A. True B. False * 15. How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A. 2 B. 4 C. 1 * D. 6 16. By a large margin, most of the paper used for packaging is A. Bleached kraft B. Tissue C. Cellophane D. Kraft * E. Fine 17. Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be shaped by workers using tools available at the time. A. True * B. False 18. Which of the following paper types is transparent? A. Fine B. Sanitary C. Cellophane * D. Tissue E. Kraft F. Bleached kraft 19. Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth invented cologne as an early example of teamwork. A. True B. False * 20. A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A. Kit B. Ampuole * C. Infusible D. Injectible 21. Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A. True B. False * 22. A ream of paperboard is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of standard dimensions. A. True B. False * 23. Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A. Doritos B. Rye bread * C. Frozen ground beef D. Milk E. Televisions 24. Which function would be performed by tissue which is wrapped around a glass paper weight that is then packed into a paperboard box. A. Utility B. Containment C. Protection * 25. Which of the following methods would protect a light sensitive bottled beer from damage by light? A. Twist off caps B. Amber glass bottle * C. Clear glass bottle D. Plastic bottle 26. A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A. True B. False * 27. The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A. PVC B. PP * C. PE D. PET E. ACD 28. Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A. True * B. False 29. Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A. True B. False * 30. Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A. 7 * B. 2 C. 6 D. 3 E. 5 F. 4 31. How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A. 7 * B. 3 C. 5 D. 6 E. 4 32. Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A. True * B. False 33. A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A. True B. False * 34. If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet if separator sheets are not used? A. 102" B. 72" C. 79" * D. 84" E. 48" 35. Collapsible tubes may be made of plastic. A. True B. False* 36. What was the first product packaged in a paperbard folding carton? A. Hot dog buns B. Vanilla wafers C. Uneeda biscuit * D. Chocolate chip cookies E. Croutons F. Toast squares 37. The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles usually is A. PET * B. LDPE C. HDPE D. PS E. PVC 38. Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A. F flute B. B flute C. D flute * D. A flute E. E flute F. C flute 39. An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A. True * B. False 40. Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from Mexico?. A. An attractive dish of cooked pasta * B. A picture of the Leaning Tower of Pisa C. A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta D. A "peon" on a burro 41. The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burnout some portion of the unit. A. True * B. False 42. A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A. True * B. False 43. PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A. True B. False * 44. A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A. True * B. False 45. What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A. Wasp waist B. Neck down * C. Draw - redraw D. Pop top 46. Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A. True * B. False 47. A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A. None of the listed answers is correct B. 2,540 pounds * C. 1,440 pounds D. 5,000 pounds E. 7,450 pounds F. 720 pounds 48. Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A. Extrusion blow molding B. Lamination * C. Co-extrusion D. Injection molding E. Stretch blow molding 49. The press and blow process is most often used to manufacture which of the following types of container? A. Heat sealed pouches B. Long neck glass bottles C. Stubby "one-way" glass bottles D. Aluminum cans E. Plastic bags F. Wide mouth glass jars * 50. The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A. Mix in recycled fibers B. Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper* C. Add a watermark D. Required by EPA regulation 51. The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A. True * B. False 52. In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A. True B. False * 53. The milky white plastic used for milk jugs usually is A. PS B. LDPE C. PET D. HDPE * E. LLDPE F. EPS 54. A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds of attention does the shopper give each item in the store? A. 0.5 sec. B. 10 sec. C. 1 sec. D. 0.1 sec. * 55. The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A. True * B. False 56. What process is most often used to manufacture plastic bottles for soft drinks? A. Injection molding B. Stretch blow molding C. Lamination D. Extrusion E. Injection blow molding * 57. Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A. IS machine B. Shadow wall C. Batch house D. Forehearth * E. Melter 58. RSC is an acronym for Regular Slotted Container. A. True * B. False 59. What is PDS? A. A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification B. A computer program used to design any pallet C. A computer program used to design wooden pallets * 60. Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A. USA * B. Germany C. Australia D. China 61. The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A. PVC * B. HDPE C. PS D. PET 62. The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A. True B. False * 63. Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are often contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A. True * B. False 64. The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A. True B. False * 65. Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A. Cookie roll B. Dandy roll C. None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator * D. Coffee roll E. Class roll 66. What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A. Sidewall B. Finish * C. Shoulder D. Neck E. Bottom 67. Which of the following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A. EPS "egg crate" style package B. No packaging C. Corugated box D. Plastic bag * 68. Which of the following products needs to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A. Milk B. Rye bread C. Napkins D. Pretzels * E. Frozen ground beef 69. The system by which customers select products in most US grocery stores is called A. Old fashioned B. Clerk assisted C. First come first served D. Consmer beware E. Traditional F. Self service * 70. Packaging for baby products is designed primarily to appeal to babies. A. True B. False * 71. Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A. Silica B. Calcia C. Selenium * D. Soda 72. In a self-service retail environment, such most US drug stores, the package must do much more of the selling of products than in a clerk service system, such as a lumberyard. A. True * B. False 73. Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A. Utility B. Communication C. Containment D. Protection * 74. A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the carton? A. Primary * B. Secondary C. Tertiary 75. How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A. Careful handling instructions B. Metal caps C. Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap D. Cushioned labels E. Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper * 76. Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A. Weight metering B. Volume metering * C. Count metering 77. Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip? A. New Orleans B. New Jersey C. Belize D. New York * E. North Carolina 78. A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A. Rubrect patterns B. Replication C. Resonance * D. Renaissance 79. The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the serving size? A. Uniform Code Council emplyees B. Federal employees * C. Employees of the food company D. GMA employees 80. A vffs machine makes and fills what type of package? A. Can B. Paperboard carton C. Pouch * D. Bottle 81. Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A. True * B. False 82. About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A. Approximately 100,000 B. Nearly 1,000,000 C. Nearly 500,000 * D. Approximately 250,000 E. None, the work is all contracted out 83. Packaging "parts" are handled and tracked in the inventory of a distribution center the same way as any other part. A. True * B. False 84. Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to Los Angeles on a common carrier. A. LLT B. TL C. TLL D. LTX E. LTL * 85. The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A. True * B. False 86. Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A. Vision system B. Checkweigher C. Robot D. Metal detector * 87. In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the preferred technique? A. Recycling B. Source reduction * C. Incineration D. Landfilling E. Reuse 88. An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A. 45 pounds * B. 3.14159 pounds C. 9 pounds D. 40 pounds 89. Which of these machines is used to make blister packs for individual tables of a pharmaceutical product? A. rffs B. tffs * C. vffs D. hffs 90. A common truck length in the US is 110 inches. True False * 91. In a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A. Downstream * B. Upstream C. It makes no difference 92. Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A. Count metering B. Weight metering * C. Volume metering 93. FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A. True B. False * 94. Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A. True * B. False 95. How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A. Landfilling * B. Recycling C. Additional incineration D. Reuse 96. The same Virginia legislator introduced a "bottle bill" more than 15 times without getting it passed. A. True * B. False 97. The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A. True B. False * 98. Landfills are "capped" with a thick layer of clay to create conditions with favor the quick and complete decomposition of the contents True False * 99. Two allowable sizes of Euro pallets are 800mm x 1000mm and 1,000mm x 1,200 mm. True * False 100. Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A. True B. False * 101. What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A. 5 * B. 4 C. 9 D. 5.5 E. 6 102. The beverage container deposit system in use in various states is generally based on the system in Virginia. True False * 103. Which of the following gases can be collected from a landfill and used to fuel an internal combustion engine driving an electrical generator? A. Atgon B. Oxygen C. Ethylene D. Nitrogen E. Methane * 104. FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A. True * B. False 105. Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A. hffs B. tffs * C. vffs D. There is no single machine that can perform these operations 106. A vffs machine is essentially the same in form and function as a hffs machine. True False * 107. Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load (TL) system than in a LTL system. A. True B. False * 108. The waste management approach most favored by manufacturers is A. Recycling B. Landfilling C. Source reduction * D. Incineration E. reuse 109. The package designer should strive to have a product/package with the same natural frequency as the forcing frequency of the truck or other transport unit that will be used. True False * 110. Packaging cushions are always made of EPS. True False * 111. Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A. True B. False * 112. Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A. A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier B. A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels C. A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid ** D. A truck loaded with automobile storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant 113. How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? (Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc.) Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap. A. 7,050 B. 315,000 C. 250,000 D. 225,000 E. 300,000 * 114. The route of the "garbage barge" was carefully planned before the vessel left port. True False * 115. Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination. A. True B. False * 116. Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree. A. True B. False * 117. Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A. hffs B. tffs * C. vffs 118. Bottle deposit systems are a prime tool for management of solid waste. A. True B. False * 119. A ream of is 1,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. True* False 120. Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A. True * B. False 121. Some claims by environmental activists are based on out-of-date or otherwise erroneous information. True* False 122. What is put on top of a landfill after it has been filled and capped? A. Evergreen trees B. Grass * C. An aluminum roof D. Artificial turf E. Crops, such as corn 123. When packages are being handled by hand, which choice is more likely? A. Light packages will be dropped further on the average * B. Heavy packages will be dropped further on the average C. On the average, the packages willbe dropped about the same distance 124. Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A. True * B. False 125. Lightning is an example of ESD A. True * B. False 126. In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A. True B. False * 127. The waste management approach most favored by EPA is A. Landfilling B. Source reduction * C. Reuse D. Incineration E. Recycling 128. Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wrap around carton? A. Volume metering B. Count metering * C. Weight metering 129. Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging. A. True * B. False 130. Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A. Rotary * B. In-line 131. All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A. True B. False * 132. A ream of paper is 1,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. True False* 133. Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A. To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. * B. To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature C. To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D. To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle 134. MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the US combined. True* False 135. Most packaging robots are used to handle large heavy iutems, such at 50 gallon drums of adhesive. True False * 136. How is the natural frequency of an item determined A. Testing on a vibration table * B. Reference books C. Observation D. Weighing on a scale 137. Robots generally palletize containers faster than specially designed palletizing machines. True False * 138. Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A. True B. False * 139. Cut labels are delivered to the labeling machine in a stack and are then loaded into a magazine on the machine. A. True B. False * 140. A depalletizer is normally located upstream from the filler. A. True * B. False 141. The natural frequency of a product and package combination may be different than the natural frequency of the product by itself True* False 142. On average, as a percentage of total cost, distribution to convenience stores costs more than distribution to large grocery stores. True* False 143. A 15 point sheet of "paper" is considered to be "paperboard". True* False 144. A pallet loaded with large decorative wall clocks is being loaded onto a truck. The fork lift operator wants to put it in the front of the truck. The foreman wants it positioned in the middle of the truck and the truck driver insits that it should be in the back. Where should the pallet be placed to minimize the effect of vibration on the product A. Front B. More information is needed to answer the question C. Back D. Middle * 145. In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A. Reuse B. Recycling C. Landfilling * D. Incineration 146. Which of the following seam types can be the back seam on a pouch made on a vffs machine? A. hidden seam B. Double seam * C. Flat seam D. Lap seam 147. The acronym JIT stands for A. Just In Time * B. Jackson Interstate Trucking C. Japanese Industrial Theory D. Japanese Integral Technology 148. The acronym EPA stands for the A. Environmental Equivalent Approach B. Environmental Protection Agency * C. Environmental Protection Area 149. How many 24" outside diameter drums can be placed on a 48" x 48" pallet (standing on end) without overhang? A. 5.09 B. 4 * C. 3 D. 5 E. 6.00 150. If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A. Dunnage * B. Cushioning C. EPS D. Waffling Here are a bunch of previous finals, it is a long post, but we've got plenty of time to take this test...enjoy Final Exams: Final Exam ) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 2) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Vat B) Fourdrinier C) Cylinder D) Headbox E) Shuttle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) None, the work is all contracted out B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) Nearly 500,000 D) Approximately 250,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Silica C) Calcia D) Soda Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Gob formation C) Inspection D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Recycling B) Landfilling C) Reuse D) Incineration Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Regulatory compliance D) Utility Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Federal employees B) Employees of the food company C) Uniform Code Council emplyees D) GMA employees Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns black B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) Nothing E) The meat turns white Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 17) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Lipstick B) Face powder C) Perfumed soap D) Mascara E) Face cream Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) Ampuole C) Infusible D) injectible Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) EPS "egg crate" style package B) Plastic bag C) Corugated box D) No packaging Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) France B) US C) Switzerland D) Canada (Quebec) E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator B) Dandy roll C) Class roll D) Coffee roll E) Cookie roll Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 250 C) 360 D) 60 Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Communication C) Regulation D) Utility E) Protection F) Containment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) IS machine B) Melter C) Batch house D) Shadow wall E) Forehearth Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Lipstick C) Cologne D) Perfume Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Pretzels E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 45) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Viet Nam B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) Singapore E) USA Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Australia B) China C) Germany D) USA Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 50) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 51) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Neck down B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Draw - redraw Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap C) Careful handling instructions D) Use metal caps E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 58) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PE E) ACL Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) C flute D) F flute E) D flute F) A flute Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Milk C) Televisions D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) LDPE C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) EPS Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc. Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap A) 300,000 B) 315,000 C) 7050 D) 250,000 E) 225,000 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Low melting point B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Color E) Weight F) Toxicity Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Japanese Industrial Theory C) Japanese Integral Technology D) Jackson Interstate Trucking Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) DoD B) USDA C) DoC D) OSHA E) CP{SC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Palletize C) Strong box D) EPS cushions Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 75) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Vision system C) Checkweigher D) Robot Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) A "peon" on a burro D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification C) A computer program used to design wooden pallets Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) FDA C) Society of the Plastics Industry D) American Plastics Council E) EPA Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Dunnage B) EPS C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Bottom B) Neck C) Shoulder D) Finish E) Sidewall Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Protection B) Communication C) Containment D) Utility Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Pink B) Black C) Green D) White E) Blue Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 9 pounds C) 45 pounds D) 3.14159 pouinds Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 2,540 pounds B) 5,000 pounds C) 720 pounds D) None of the listed answers is correct E) 7,450 pounds F) 1,440 pounds Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) tffs C) vffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type II D) Type III Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) posted by spartiegurlie on 04-07-2003 11:35 AM ok, well I have 2002, BUT the stupid thing won't OPEN! grr. So, if any of ya'll that are holdin out on posting your copy of the final would be so kind as to do that, I would definately appreciate it. 3) posted by spartiegurlie on 04-07-2003 11:46 AM nevermind, here it is: final 2002 Final examination You can review your answers and you can see the correct answers and the explanations but you cannot change your answers. You received a score of 178 on this set of questions. Page 1 of 5 Note: Once an answer is saved you will not be able to change it. This exam consists of 100 question worth 2 points each. You have 4 hours and 10 minutes to complete the exam. (I do not expect you to actually take anywhere near that amount of time.) This is a long time and a large number of questions, so I have changed the arrangment a little to try to avoid computer breakdown problems. After each 25 questions, you will get a message indicating that you should save your work before proceding to the next set of questions. Please read and follow the directions that are given at that time. 1) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that is put into a package with a low oxygen atmosphere and is otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration? A) Meat turns Gray/blue B) Meat shrivels C) Meat turns black D) Meat turns white E) Nothing F) Meat stays red Your answer: F Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 4) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) tffs B) vffs C) hffs Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 48" B) 102" C) 84" D) 79" E) 72" Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 9) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Rye bread B) Napkins C) Frozen ground beef D) Milk E) Pretzels Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Count metering B) Volume metering C) Weight metering Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 6 B) 7 C) 4 D) 3 E) 5 Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Consumer electronics B) Military C) Automotive D) Food and beverage E) Cosmetic F) Pharmaceutical Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Singapore B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) USA E) Viet Nam Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 2 B) 7 C) 3 D) 4 E) 5 F) 6 Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Coloring C) Gob formation D) Annealing E) Inspection F) Weighing Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 17) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) OSHA B) CP{SC C) DoD D) DoC E) USDA Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 250 B) 60 C) 360 D) 450 Your answer: C Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 19) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points The packaging for a cosmetic product often costs more than the product itself. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Incineration B) Recycling C) Reuse D) Landfilling Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 25) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 26) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Swallowing B) Inhaling C) Sub-cutaneous injection D) Intra-veinous injection E) Rubbing onto the skin F) Intra-muscular injection Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) F flute D) D flute E) A flute F) C flute Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 Final Exam ) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 2) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Vat B) Fourdrinier C) Cylinder D) Headbox E) Shuttle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) None, the work is all contracted out B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) Nearly 500,000 D) Approximately 250,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Silica C) Calcia D) Soda Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Gob formation C) Inspection D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Recycling B) Landfilling C) Reuse D) Incineration Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Regulatory compliance D) Utility Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Federal employees B) Employees of the food company C) Uniform Code Council emplyees D) GMA employees Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns black B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) Nothing E) The meat turns white Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 17) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Lipstick B) Face powder C) Perfumed soap D) Mascara E) Face cream Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) Ampuole C) Infusible D) injectible Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) EPS "egg crate" style package B) Plastic bag C) Corugated box D) No packaging Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) France B) US C) Switzerland D) Canada (Quebec) E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator B) Dandy roll C) Class roll D) Coffee roll E) Cookie roll Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 250 C) 360 D) 60 Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Communication C) Regulation D) Utility E) Protection F) Containment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) IS machine B) Melter C) Batch house D) Shadow wall E) Forehearth Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Lipstick C) Cologne D) Perfume Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Pretzels E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 45) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Viet Nam B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) Singapore E) USA Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Australia B) China C) Germany D) USA Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 50) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 51) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Neck down B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Draw - redraw Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap C) Careful handling instructions D) Use metal caps E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 58) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PE E) ACL Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) C flute D) F flute E) D flute F) A flute Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Milk C) Televisions D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) LDPE C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) EPS Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc. Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap A) 300,000 B) 315,000 C) 7050 D) 250,000 E) 225,000 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Low melting point B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Color E) Weight F) Toxicity Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Japanese Industrial Theory C) Japanese Integral Technology D) Jackson Interstate Trucking Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) DoD B) USDA C) DoC D) OSHA E) CP{SC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Palletize C) Strong box D) EPS cushions Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 75) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Vision system C) Checkweigher D) Robot Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) A "peon" on a burro D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification C) A computer program used to design wooden pallets Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) FDA C) Society of the Plastics Industry D) American Plastics Council E) EPA Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Dunnage B) EPS C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Bottom B) Neck C) Shoulder D) Finish E) Sidewall Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Protection B) Communication C) Containment D) Utility Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Pink B) Black C) Green D) White E) Blue Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 9 pounds C) 45 pounds D) 3.14159 pouinds Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 2,540 pounds B) 5,000 pounds C) 720 pounds D) None of the listed answers is correct E) 7,450 pounds F) 1,440 pounds Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) tffs C) vffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type II D) Type III Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) posted by spartiegurlie on 04-07-2003 11:35 AM ok, well I have 2002, BUT the stupid thing won't OPEN! grr. So, if any of ya'll that are holdin out on posting your copy of the final would be so kind as to do that, I would definately appreciate it. 3) posted by spartiegurlie on 04-07-2003 11:46 AM nevermind, here it is: final 2002 Final examination You can review your answers and you can see the correct answers and the explanations but you cannot change your answers. You received a score of 178 on this set of questions. Page 1 of 5 Note: Once an answer is saved you will not be able to change it. This exam consists of 100 question worth 2 points each. You have 4 hours and 10 minutes to complete the exam. (I do not expect you to actually take anywhere near that amount of time.) This is a long time and a large number of questions, so I have changed the arrangment a little to try to avoid computer breakdown problems. After each 25 questions, you will get a message indicating that you should save your work before proceding to the next set of questions. Please read and follow the directions that are given at that time. 1) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that is put into a package with a low oxygen atmosphere and is otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration? A) Meat turns Gray/blue B) Meat shrivels C) Meat turns black D) Meat turns white E) Nothing F) Meat stays red Your answer: F Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 4) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) tffs B) vffs C) hffs Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 48" B) 102" C) 84" D) 79" E) 72" Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 9) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Rye bread B) Napkins C) Frozen ground beef D) Milk E) Pretzels Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Count metering B) Volume metering C) Weight metering Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 6 B) 7 C) 4 D) 3 E) 5 Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Consumer electronics B) Military C) Automotive D) Food and beverage E) Cosmetic F) Pharmaceutical Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Singapore B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) USA E) Viet Nam Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 2 B) 7 C) 3 D) 4 E) 5 F) 6 Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Coloring C) Gob formation D) Annealing E) Inspection F) Weighing Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 17) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) OSHA B) CP{SC C) DoD D) DoC E) USDA Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 250 B) 60 C) 360 D) 450 Your answer: C Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 19) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points The packaging for a cosmetic product often costs more than the product itself. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Incineration B) Recycling C) Reuse D) Landfilling Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 25) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 26) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Swallowing B) Inhaling C) Sub-cutaneous injection D) Intra-veinous injection E) Rubbing onto the skin F) Intra-muscular injection Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) F flute D) D flute E) A flute F) C flute Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust B) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. C) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature D) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 34) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Ellipse B) Square C) Circle D) Rectangle E) Rhombus Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors B) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure C) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling D) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Foil B) Can end C) Can wall D) Labels E) Metallization Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) There is no single machine that can perform these operations C) tffs D) vffs Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 45) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Protection B) Utility C) Communication D) Easier printing E) Containment F) Regulation Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points RSC is an acronym for Regular Slotted Container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Cullet is used container glass that has been color sorted and otherwise prepared for recycling A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 50) 2 points ESD has been a problem for many years, but the extent of the hazard has declined since the devewlopment of integrated circuits (chips) of the type used in computers, TV's, VCR's, etc. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 51) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) ASD C) PP D) PE E) PS Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Jackson Interstate Trucking C) Japanese Industrial Theory D) Japanese Integral Technology Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) HDPE C) LDPE D) LLDPE E) EPS F) PS Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Fine B) Tissue C) Bleached kraft D) Sanitary E) Kraft F) Cellophane Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 58) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Co-extrusion B) Injection blow molding C) Thermoforming D) Extrusion blow molding Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type II C) Type V D) Type III Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) B) US Department of Agriculture C) Food and Drug Administration D) Department of Commerce E) Environmental Protection Agency Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PS B) HDPE C) PET D) PVC Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the carton? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Finish B) Neck C) Bottom D) Shoulder E) Sidewall Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points On a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A) Upstream B) Downstream C) It makes no difference Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points The current population of the US is more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past, one of the factors which has caused food producers to market a wider variety of food products. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 70) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) Coffee roll B) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator C) Class roll D) Cookie roll E) Dandy roll Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Add a watermark B) Required by EPA regulation C) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper D) Mix in recycled fibers Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 74) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 75) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Fourdrinier B) Cylinder C) Vat D) Shuttle E) Headbox Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 81) 2 points In the beer market, plastic bottles are gradually taking market share from aluminum cans. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are probably contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PE B) PET C) PVC D) PP E) ACD Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.67 minutes B) 1.25 minutes C) 1.00 minute D) 1.33 minutes E) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. Your answer: E Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth invented cologne as an early example of teamwork. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burn-out some portion of the unit. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Metal tubes are often used for pharmaceutical products because A) All of the choices are correct B) Metal tubes are collapsible and do not cause suck back C) Metal tubes have excellect barrier characteristics D) Metal tubes are readily available Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 92) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Soda B) Silica C) Calcia D) Selenium Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Rubrect patterns B) Resonance C) Renaissance D) Replication Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 10 sec. B) 0.5 sec. C) 0.1 sec. D) 1 sec. Your answer: A Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A) Rotary B) In-line Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Frozen ground beef C) Milk D) Televisions E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Dunnage C) Waffling D) EPS Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 99) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 100) 2 points Robots can usually stack boxes on a pallet faster than a palletizer designed specifically for that purpose. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. This is going to be a very long post. The first two tests have correct answers, and I used them about 3/4 of the time. Some of the answers I remembered, and maybe about ten I looked up. I just took the final and got a 182 in about an hour and fifteen minutes. There's only 99 questions in my copy of the final, since the last question was "Who is the teacher of this class?" Right... Good luck! 1) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) Fals 2) posted by thedude1 on 12-03-2003 11:10 AM whoops, must have been too long here's the rest 11) 2 points All rules con 17) posted by Anonymous on 11-28-2005 05:05 PM 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returna ble containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 37) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type III D) Type II Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 38) 2 points How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A) 1 B) 2 C) 6 D) 4 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 39) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 40) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Cooling C) Inspection D) Weighing E) Coloring F) Annealing Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 41) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 42) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 43) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 44) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 45) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 46) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 47) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 48) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 49) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PVC B) PE C) PP D) ACD E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 50) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 51) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 52) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 53) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 54) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 55) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 56) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 60 C) 360 D) 250 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 57) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) PE C) ACL D) EPS E) LLDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 58) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 59) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 60) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature B) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 61) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 62) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 63) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 64) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 65) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Utility D) Regulatory compliance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 66) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 67) 2 points What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A) 4 B) 9 C) 5.5 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 68) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 69) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 4 B) 3 C) 7 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 70) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 71) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PS B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PET E) LDPE F) HDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 72) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 73) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 74) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 75) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 76) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PVC B) HDPE C) PS D) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 77) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to the container manufacturer B) to any supplier using the same type of container C) to any supplier D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 78) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 79) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) CP{SC C) DoC D) OSHA E) DoD Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 80) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 3.14159 pouinds C) 45 pounds D) 9 pounds Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 81) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 82) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Uniform Code Council emplyees B) GMA employees C) Federal employees D) Employees of the food company Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 83) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Metallization B) Can wall C) Can end D) Foil E) Labels Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 84) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper B) Mix in recycled fibers C) Add a watermark D) Required by EPA regulation Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 85) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 86) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Rhombus B) Rectangle C) Circle D) Square E) Ellipse Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 87) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Bleached kraft B) Tissue C) Sanitary D) Kraft E) Cellophane F) Fine Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 88) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 89) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 90) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 91) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 92) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Cologne B) Face powder C) Lipstick D) Perfume Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 93) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Waffling C) Dunnage D) EPS Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 94) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 95) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 79" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 102" Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 96) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 97) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) EPA B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) FDA D) American Plastics Council E) IoPP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 98) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) PE C) ASD D) PS E) PP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 99) 2 points The press and blow process is most often used to manufacture which of the following types of container? A) Plastic bags B) Wide mouth glass jars C) Aluminum cans D) Stubby "one-way" glass bottles E) Heat sealed pouches F) Long neck glass bottles Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 100) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. ) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 2) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Vat B) Fourdrinier C) Cylinder D) Headbox E) Shuttle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) None, the work is all contracted out B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) Nearly 500,000 D) Approximately 250,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Silica C) Calcia D) Soda Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Gob formation C) Inspection D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Recycling B) Landfilling C) Reuse D) Incineration Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Regulatory compliance D) Utility Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Federal employees B) Employees of the food company C) Uniform Code Council emplyees D) GMA employees Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns black B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) Nothing E) The meat turns white Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 17) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Lipstick B) Face powder C) Perfumed soap D) Mascara E) Face cream Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) Ampuole C) Infusible D) injectible Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) EPS "egg crate" style package B) Plastic bag C) Corugated box D) No packaging Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) France B) US C) Switzerland D) Canada (Quebec) E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator B) Dandy roll C) Class roll D) Coffee roll E) Cookie roll Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 250 C) 360 D) 60 Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Communication C) Regulation D) Utility E) Protection F) Containment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) IS machine B) Melter C) Batch house D) Shadow wall E) Forehearth Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Lipstick C) Cologne D) Perfume Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Pretzels E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 45) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Viet Nam B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) Singapore E) USA Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Australia B) China C) Germany D) USA Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 50) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 51) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Neck down B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Draw - redraw Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap C) Careful handling instructions D) Use metal caps E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 58) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PE E) ACL Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) C flute D) F flute E) D flute F) A flute Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Milk C) Televisions D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) LDPE C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) EPS Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc. Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap A) 300,000 B) 315,000 C) 7050 D) 250,000 E) 225,000 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Low melting point B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Color E) Weight F) Toxicity Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Japanese Industrial Theory C) Japanese Integral Technology D) Jackson Interstate Trucking Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) DoD B) USDA C) DoC D) OSHA E) CP{SC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Palletize C) Strong box D) EPS cushions Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 75) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Vision system C) Checkweigher D) Robot Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) A "peon" on a burro D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification C) A computer program used to design wooden pallets Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) FDA C) Society of the Plastics Industry D) American Plastics Council E) EPA Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Dunnage B) EPS C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Bottom B) Neck C) Shoulder D) Finish E) Sidewall Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Protection B) Communication C) Containment D) Utility Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Pink B) Black C) Green D) White E) Blue Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 9 pounds C) 45 pounds D) 3.14159 pouinds Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 2,540 pounds B) 5,000 pounds C) 720 pounds D) None of the listed answers is correct E) 7,450 pounds F) 1,440 pounds Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) tffs C) vffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type II D) Type III Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible 1) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 37) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type III D) Type II Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 38) 2 points How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A) 1 B) 2 C) 6 D) 4 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 39) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 40) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Gob formation B) Cooling C) Inspection D) Weighing E) Coloring F) Annealing Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 41) 2 points Cullet is the technical name for recycled bleached kraft paper. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 42) 2 points Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 43) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 44) 2 points Vegetarians, who eat no meat or other animal products, do not have to be concerned about e-coli contamination of food. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 45) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 46) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 47) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 48) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 49) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PVC B) PE C) PP D) ACD E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 50) 2 points Shrink labels are essentially the same as stretch labels. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 51) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 52) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 53) 2 points Collapsible metal tubes are used for products where suck back could cause unacceptable contamination. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 54) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 55) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 56) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 60 C) 360 D) 250 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 57) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) PE C) ACL D) EPS E) LLDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 58) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 59) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 60) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature B) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle C) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust D) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 61) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 62) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 63) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 64) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 65) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Utility D) Regulatory compliance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 66) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 67) 2 points What is the collapse ratio for a container that is 35 inches tall when set up for use and 7 inches tall when folded up for return? A) 4 B) 9 C) 5.5 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 68) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) vffs B) hffs C) tffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 69) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 4 B) 3 C) 7 D) 5 E) 6 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 70) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 71) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PS B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PET E) LDPE F) HDPE Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 72) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 73) 2 points A ream of paper is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of a standard size. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 74) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 75) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 76) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PVC B) HDPE C) PS D) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 77) 2 points After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A) to the container manufacturer B) to any supplier using the same type of container C) to any supplier D) back to the she same supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 78) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 79) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) USDA B) CP{SC C) DoC D) OSHA E) DoD Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 80) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 3.14159 pouinds C) 45 pounds D) 9 pounds Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 81) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 82) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Uniform Code Council emplyees B) GMA employees C) Federal employees D) Employees of the food company Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 83) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Metallization B) Can wall C) Can end D) Foil E) Labels Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 84) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper B) Mix in recycled fibers C) Add a watermark D) Required by EPA regulation Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 85) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 86) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Rhombus B) Rectangle C) Circle D) Square E) Ellipse Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 87) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Bleached kraft B) Tissue C) Sanitary D) Kraft E) Cellophane F) Fine Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 88) 2 points A"standard" 16 oz. long neck beer bottle weighs more today that it did in 1960. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 89) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 90) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 91) 2 points ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 92) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Cologne B) Face powder C) Lipstick D) Perfume Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 93) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Waffling C) Dunnage D) EPS Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 94) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 95) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 79" B) 72" C) 84" D) 48" E) 102" Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 96) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 97) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) EPA B) Society of the Plastics Industry C) FDA D) American Plastics Council E) IoPP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 98) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) PE C) ASD D) PS E) PP Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 99) 2 points The press and blow process is most often used to manufacture which of the following types of container? A) Plastic bags B) Wide mouth glass jars C) Aluminum cans D) Stubby "one-way" glass bottles E) Heat sealed pouches F) Long neck glass bottles Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 100) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 1) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 2) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling C) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure D) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 3) 2 points Which of the following cannot be a wooden package A) Barrel B) Crate C) Firkin D) Box E) Pallet F) Wirebound slat Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: F This question has not been graded. 4) 2 points MSU produces more packaging graduates each year than all of the other programs in the world combined. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 5) 2 points What is the field of study of a garbologist? A) Animal welfare B) Garter snakes C) Garbage Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 6) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Shoulder B) Finish C) Bottom D) Neck E) Sidewall Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 7) 2 points How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A) Additional incineration B) Recycling C) Landfilling Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 8) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Resonance B) Rubrect patterns C) Replication D) Renaissance Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 9) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 10) 2 points Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 11) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 12) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) No barrier B) Too expensive C) Doesn't run on available equipment D) No supplier Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 13) 2 points Objects made of a thermoset plastic cannot be melted down and formed into a new product. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 14) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Make at home pizza B) Vegetable soup dry mix C) Dozen eggs D) Premixed cookie dough Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 15) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Green B) Pink C) Blue D) White E) Black Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 16) 2 points Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A) Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located B) Place legal guardrails on stairways C) Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutivcal products D) Require life saver ringson boats used for shimp fishing E) Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 17) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 18) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 1 cubic foot of washed river stones in a plastic bag A) Weight metering B) Volume metering C) Count metering Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 19) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 20) 2 points One problem with returnable containers in the automobile industry is that a lot of messy used packaging is left lying around the assembly line work station. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 21) 2 points Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, often is currently contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 22) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 23) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 7 B) 4 C) 6 D) 2 E) 3 F) 5 Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 24) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. Page 1 of 5 25) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 26) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Toxicity B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Weight E) Low melting point F) Color Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 27) 2 points Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A) LTX B) LLT C) LTL D) TLL E) TL Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 28) 2 points Where did the famous garbage barge start its trip A) new York B) New Jersey C) North Carolina D) Melize E) New Orleans Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 29) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 1 sec. B) 10 sec. C) 0.5 sec. D) 0.1 sec. Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: D This question has not been graded. 30) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 31) 2 points The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A) PVC B) LDPE C) HDPE D) PS E) PET Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: E This question has not been graded. 32) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 33) 2 points Which process would be used to manufacture a material made of layers in the following order: PE/paper/PE/Al/PE ? A) Injection molding B) Co-extrusion C) Lamination D) Extrusion blow molding E) Stretch blow molding Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: C This question has not been graded. 34) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) vffs B) tffs C) hffs Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: B This question has not been graded. 35) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Commerce B) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) C) Environmental Protection Agency D) Food and Drug Administration E) US Department of Agriculture Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 36) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: Not Answered Correct answer: A This question has not been graded. 37 1. How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A. Careful handling instructions B. Cushioned labels C. Metal caps D. Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper* E. Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap 2. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A. Corugated box B. EPS "egg crate" style package C. No packaging D. Plastic bag* 3. Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from Mexico?. A. An attractive dish of cooked pasta* B. A "peon" on a burro C. A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta D. A picture of the Leaning Tower of Pisa 4. Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A. Communication B. Protection C. Regulatory compliance* D. Utility 5. A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A. Primary B. Secondary* C. Tertiary 6. A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A. Primary B. Secondary C. Tertiary* 7. Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A. Doritos B. Frozen ground beef C. Milk D. Rye bread* E. Televisions 8. Which of the following methods would protect a light sensitive bottled beer from damage by light? A. Amber glass bottle* B. Clear glass bottle C. Plastic bottle D. Twist off caps 9. What is the name of the course instructor? A. Dr. Bruce Harte B. Dr. Harold Hughes* C. Dr. Harold D. Dr. Howard Hughes E. Professor Harold F. Dr. Theron Downes 10. What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A. Corrugated paperboard cushions B. EPS cushions C. Palletize D. Strong box* 11. The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A. True B. False* 12. What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A. The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace B. The process of etching to make telescope mirrors C. The slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling D. The tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure* * 13. Cullet is used container glass that has been color sorted and otherwise prepared for recycling A. True* B. False 14. The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A. True* B. False 15. What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A. Bottom B. Finish* C. Neck D. Shoulder E. Sidewall 16. Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A. True B. False* 17. A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A. True* B. False 18. Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A. True B. False* 19. Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A. True* B. False 20. Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A. True B. False* 21. Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A. True B. False* 22. What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A. Poor moisture barrier B. Poor oxygen barrier C. Shiny color D. Toxicity* E. Weight F. Low melting point 23. In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A. True B. False* 24. Collapsible tubes may be made of aluminum. A. True* B. False 25. What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A. Draw - redraw B. Neck down* C. Pop top D. Wasp waist 26. What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A. Can end B. Can wall C. Foil D. Labels E. Metallization* 27. A ream of paperboard is 3,000 square feet cut into sheets of standard dimensions. A. True B. False* 28. A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A. True B. False* 29. Which of the following paper types is transparent? A. Bleached kraft B. Cellophane* C. Kraft D. Sanitary E. Tissue F. Fine 30. Which function would be performed by tissue which is wrapped around a glass paper weight that is then packed into a paperboard box. A. Containment B. Protection* C. Utility 31. What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A. Cylinder B. Fourdrinier* C. Headbox D. Shuttle E. Vat 32. Current paper manufacturing paractices allow paper to be recycled more than 50 times. A. True B. False* 33. How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A. 7* B. 6 C. 5 D. 4 E. 3 34. RSC is an acronym for Regular Slotted Container. A. True* B. False 35. Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A. A flute B. B flute C. C flute D. D flute* E. E flute F. F flute 36. At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A. 1.00 minute B. 1.25 minutes C. 1.33 minutes* D. 1.67 minutes E. The answer cannot be determined from the available data. 37. The clear plastic used for three liter soft drink bottles is A. HDPE B. LDPE C. PET* D. PS E. PVC 38. The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A. HDPE B. PET C. PS D. PVC* 39. What process is most often used to manufacture plastic bottles for soft drinks? A. Extrusion B. Injection molding C. Injection blow molding* D. Lamination E. Stretch blow molding 40. The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A. ACL B. EPS* C. LLDPE D. PE E. PET 41. What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A. Co-extrusion B. Extrusion blow molding* C. Injection blow molding D. Thermoforming 42. Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A. True* B. False 43. Which of the following products might be recycled into a polyester sweater? A. 1 gallon milk jug B. 2 liter soft drink bottle* C. Potato chip bag D. Squeezeable ketchup bottle 44. Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A. 7* B. 6 C. 5 D. 4 E. 3 F. 2 45. Aseptic milk in a drinkbox must be stored in a refrigerator A. True B. False* 46. Certain environmental groups oppose the use of PVC because they claim that dioxin is produced if the material is incinerated. A. True* B. False 47. PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A. True B. False* 48. Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A. True* B. False 49. How many 21" x 25" x 36"(tall) boxes can be stacked without overhang in a single layer on a 40" x 48" wooden pallet? A. 1* B. 2 C. 4 D. 6 50. Because of the expensive system of production, processing, packaging and distribution, consumers in the US spend a larger proportion of their income on food than people in most other countries. A. True B. False* 51. The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A. Consumer electronics B. Cosmetics C. Food and beverage* D. Military E. Pharmaceutical F. Automotive 52. In a self-service retail environment, such most US drug stores, the package must do much more of the selling of products than in a clerk service system, such as a lumberyard. A. True* B. False 53. Uncooked seafood, especially shellfish, causes thousands of cases of food poisoning each year in the US A. True* B. False 54. Since the Department of Commerce took over responsibility for seaford inspection, the danger of food poisoning caused by raw oysters has almost disappeared. A. True B. False* 55. Seafood from estuarine systems near large population concentrations and/or agricultural operations, such as Chesapeake Bay, currently is often contaminated by bacteria and will likely continue to be contaminated by bacteria for many years, even if effective pollution control measures are instituted, because it takes around 40 years to make a complete change of water in such a system. A. True* B. False 56. Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A. True* B. False 57. The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A. True B. False* 58. Packages for parenterals must be sterile A. True* B. False 59. Child resistant features must be incorporated into the packaging for all OTC cough and cold remedies. A. True B. False* 60. FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A. True* B. False 61. The packaging for a cosmetic product often costs more than the product itself. A. True* B. False 62. Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A. Face cream B. Face powder C. Lipstick D. Mascara E. Perfumed soap* 63. The largest fraction of the cosmetic industry is headquartered or concentrated in which of the following countries? A. Brazil B. France* C. Germany D. Italy E. USA 64. Packaging for baby products is designed primarily to appeal to babies. A. True B. False* 65. Child resistant closures are required on any cosmetic product that is to applied around the eyes. A. True B. False* 66. ESD packaging is supplied exclusively by the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A. True B. False* 67. ESD can cause many problems besides damage to electronic components A. True* B. False 68. The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A. True* B. False 69. The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burn-out some portion of the unit. A. True* B. False 70. EPS is a cure for ESD A. True B. False* 71. Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A. True* B. False 72. ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A. True* B. False 73. Lightning is an example of ESD A. True* B. False 74. Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree. A. True B. False* 75. If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A. Cushioning B. Dunnage* C. EPS D. Waffling 76. Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A. True B. False* 77. Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A. A truck loaded with automobile storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant B. A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C. A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid* D. A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels 78. After being emptied, returnable containers are cleaned, repaired as necessary, and sent A. back to the she same supplier B. to any supplier C. to any supplier using the same type of container D. to the container manufacturer* 79. Which of the following is an example of regulation applied to a segment of the packaging industry by EPA? A. Capture of solvent vapors before release to the environment* B. Place legal guardrails on stairways C. Provide adequate ventilation air flow around areas where workers are located D. Require child resistant closures on some OTC pharmaceutical products E. Require life saver rings on boats used for shimp fishing 80. Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrunk tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A. True B. False* 81. Cut labels are delivered to the labeling machine in a stack and are then loaded into a magazine on the machine. A. True B. False* 82. The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A. True B. False* * 83. Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A. hffs B. tffs* C. vffs D. There is no single machine that can perform these operations 84. How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? (Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc.) Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap. A. 7,050 B. 225,000 C. 250,000 D. 300,000* E. 315,000 85. Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A. Count metering B. Weight metering* C. Volume metering 86. A depalletizer is normally located upstream from the filler. A. True* B. False 87. In a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A. Downstream* B. Upstream C. It makes no difference 88. Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A. Checkweigher B. Metal detector* C. Robot D. Vision system 89. In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing loose dust out of the empty containers. A. True* B. False 90. Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A. Rotary B. In-line 91. Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A. Rotary* B. In-line 92. A vffs machine makes and fills what type of package? A. Pouch* B. Bottle C. Can D. Paperboard carton 93. Which transportation sytem is being used by a company that ships a pallet load of product from Lansing to los Angeles on a common carrier. A. LLT B. LTL* C. LTX D. TL E. TLL 94. How is the natural frequency of an item determined A. Testing on a vibration table* B. Observation C. Reference books D. Weighing on a scale 95. Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A. True* B. False 96. Bottle deposit systems are a prime tool for management of solid waste. A. True* B. False 97. The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting it passed. A. True* B. False 98. Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction. A. True* B. False 99. In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the preferred technique? A. Incineration B. Landfilling C. Recycling D. Reuse E. Source reduction* 100. How are ashes and other residue habndled after incineration? A. Additional incineration B. Landfilling* C. Recycling D. Reuse Hopefully this will help us get through this damn final with no problem -- I found it on like page 14 from 2005 -- I guess we'll see. Good luck on the final everybody. Final Exam ) 2 points Life Cycle Analysis is a practical method for determining the best option to adopt in a set of competing technologies of solid waste management. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 2) 2 points Why is it not possible to package beer in a 3-piece spiral wound paperboard can with tightly sealed metal ends? A) Too expensive B) No barrier C) No supplier D) Doesn't run on available equipment Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points An excellent food product can fail in the market if consumers find the packaging to be unacceptable. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 4) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Vat B) Fourdrinier C) Cylinder D) Headbox E) Shuttle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points About how many SKU's are handled in the General Motors service parts operation? (choose the most accurate answer) A) None, the work is all contracted out B) Nearly 1,000,000 C) Nearly 500,000 D) Approximately 250,000 E) Approximately 100,000 Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Which of the following is a food kit? A) Vegetable soup dry mix B) Make at home pizza C) Premixed cookie dough D) Dozen eggs Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points Sous vide is a commen item in the Chinese food section of most US food stores A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points A EURO pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 9) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Selenium B) Silica C) Calcia D) Soda Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Gob formation C) Inspection D) Annealing E) Weighing F) Coloring Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Recycling B) Landfilling C) Reuse D) Incineration Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points Which of the following is not one of the four basic packaging functions? A) Protection B) Communication C) Regulatory compliance D) Utility Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points The serving size for a particular food product is always printed at the top of the nutritional label. Who determines the servind size? A) Federal employees B) Employees of the food company C) Uniform Code Council emplyees D) GMA employees Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that has been stored in a package with a low oxygen atmosphere (otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration) when the package is opened and the meat is exposed to a normal atmosphere? A) The meat turns black B) The meat turns Gray/blue C) The meat turns bright red D) Nothing E) The meat turns white Your answer: B Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 17) 2 points Products are subjected to shock and vibration before they leave the manufacturing line. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points Which of the following products is NOT regulated by FDA as a cosmetic? A) Lipstick B) Face powder C) Perfumed soap D) Mascara E) Face cream Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 19) 2 points The same legislator has introduced a "bottle bill" in Virginia more than 15 times without getting is passed. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points Switching an ink formulation from a solvent base to a less polluting water base is an example of source reduction A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points Food is always sterilized before it is packed into a 2-piece metal can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points A small sealed glass container of a parenteral is called a(n) A) Kit B) Ampuole C) Infusible D) injectible Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points The economical radius within which returnable containers are economical is about 450 miles from the assembly plant. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of ther following techniques would be most appropriate for packaging 6 oranges in the store for transport to the consumer's home? A) EPS "egg crate" style package B) Plastic bag C) Corugated box D) No packaging Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 26) 2 points Where was the Sous vide food handling system developed A) France B) US C) Switzerland D) Canada (Quebec) E) Brazil F) Belgium Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator B) Dandy roll C) Class roll D) Coffee roll E) Cookie roll Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 450 B) 250 C) 360 D) 60 Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Reusable containers are often used for automotive packaging A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Easier printing B) Communication C) Regulation D) Utility E) Protection F) Contain ment Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points FDA approval of pharmaceuticals requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 34) 2 points Which of the following is the last part of a glass furnace? A) IS machine B) Melter C) Batch house D) Shadow wall E) Forehearth Your answer: A Correct answer: E This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points Telescope mirrors are made of a special type of glass which is also used for packaging certain pharmaceutical products. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points Packages for parenterals must be sterile A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Historically, a large amount of a particular cosmetic product was, and still is, manufactured in and around the city of Cologne, Germany. What is that product? A) Face powder B) Lipstick C) Cologne D) Perfume Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points A ream of A flute is 3,000 square feet. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine placing 12 aluminum cans of beer into a paperboard wraparound carton? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Napkins B) Rye bread C) Milk D) Pretzels E) Frozen ground beef Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 45) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points A depalletizer is located upstream from the filler. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Viet Nam B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) Singapore E) USA Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Which of the listed countries or areas has the largest packaging industry? A) Australia B) China C) Germany D) USA Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 50) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 51) 2 points ESD is an acronym representing the Electronic Systems Development Corp. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points An 8 mil thick plastic is considered to be a film A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points What is the forming step that allows a 204 end to be attached to a can with a body that is 2 11/16" in diameter? A) Neck down B) Wasp waist C) Pop top D) Draw - redraw Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Gold was probably the first metal that was used to make containers because it was available in a relatively pure form and because it could be formed by workers using tools available at the time. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper B) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap C) Careful handling instructions D) Use metal caps E) Use cushioned labels Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 58) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points The plastic foam used to cushion a VCR in a shipping container is probably A) PET B) EPS C) LLDPE D) PE E) ACL Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) C flute D) F flute E) D flute F) A flute Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Milk C) Televisions D) Frozen ground beef E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points The cost of construction of the School of Packaging building was almost completely covered by gifts from industry. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) LDPE C) PS D) HDPE E) LLDPE F) EPS Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points How many pieces of packaging are required for one hour of production if the following conditions apply? Do not consider losses or end of the line operations, such as applying 6-pack wraps, palletizing, etc. Effective line speed - 1,250 bottles per minute Each bottle receives two labels and a metal cap A) 300,000 B) 315,000 C) 7050 D) 250,000 E) 225,000 Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points What is the basic disadvantage of lead as a material for packaging food. A) Low melting point B) Oxygen barrier C) Moisture barrier D) Color E) Weight F) Toxicity Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Japanese Industrial Theory C) Japanese Integral Technology D) Jackson Interstate Trucking Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 70) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) DoD B) USDA C) DoC D) OSHA E) CP{SC Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the shipper? A) Tertiary B) Secondary C) Primary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Mil-Specs are issued by Department of Defense A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 74) 2 points What is the most practical way to protect a packaged television from being crushed during distribution? A) Corrugated paperboard cushions B) Palletize C) Strong box D) EPS cushions Your answer: D Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 75) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points Which of the following units can be used to identify plastic bottles of fruit juice which have metal fragments inside? A) Metal detector B) Vision system C) Checkweigher D) Robot Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points Which of the following iillustrations would be most appropriate for the label on a package of pasta imported from mexico?. A) The Leaning Tower of Pisa B) An attractive dish of cooked pasta C) A "peon" on a burro D) A picture of the interior of an Italian restaurant with a couple eating pasta Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points What is PDS? A) A computer program used to design any pallet B) A computer program used to determine if a pallet can be given the GMA certification C) A computer program used to design wooden pallets Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points ESD protection is often based on the Farraday Cage approach. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 81) 2 points Packages for some pharmaceutical products must be vented to prevent the buildup of pressure in the container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The plastic identification numbering system discussed in class was developed by A) IoPP B) FDA C) Society of the Plastics Industry D) American Plastics Council E) EPA Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Dunnage B) EPS C) Waffling D) Cushioning Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Bottom B) Neck C) Shoulder D) Finish E) Sidewall Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points Around 1850, eggs were simply placed in a paper bag for transport to the home. Today, egg cartons are often made of EPS that provide a seperate cell for each egg. What function is performed better by the EPS egg carton? A) Protection B) Communication C) Containment D) Utility Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points What color predominates on packaging for baby products? A) Pink B) Black C) Green D) White E) Blue Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points FDA approval of cosmetics requires that the product be shown to safe and effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points Service parts are never packaged when they are received at the distribution center because all packaging is done before the parts are sent out. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Aluminum is only used for the manufacture of rigid packages. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 92) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points An empty collapsible container with a collapse ratio of 5 weighs 45 pounds when it is completely set up. How much does it weigh when collapsed? A) 40 pounds B) 9 pounds C) 45 pounds D) 3.14159 pouinds Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points The first half of an IS machine is the blow mold. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points Research has shown that techniques used to indicate to a consumer that a package has been tampered with are not highly effective. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points A new packaging faculty member recently bought a "farmette", 5 acres of land. She plans to use 35 pound kraft paper as a mulch for growing strawberries. Approximately how many pounds of mulch would be needed to cover the entire 5 acres? (1 acre = 43,560 sq. ft. A) 2,540 pounds B) 5,000 pounds C) 720 pounds D) None of the listed answers is correct E) 7,450 pounds F) 1,440 pounds Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) tffs C) vffs D) There is no single machine that can perform these operations Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points Fulgerite is a type of glass formed when lightning strikes a tree A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 99) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Weight metering B) Count metering C) Volume metering Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type V C) Type II D) Type III Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) posted by spartiegurlie on 04-07-2003 11:35 AM ok, well I have 2002, BUT the stupid thing won't OPEN! grr. So, if any of ya'll that are holdin out on posting your copy of the final would be so kind as to do that, I would definately appreciate it. 3) posted by spartiegurlie on 04-07-2003 11:46 AM nevermind, here it is: final 2002 Final examination You can review your answers and you can see the correct answers and the explanations but you cannot change your answers. You received a score of 178 on this set of questions. Page 1 of 5 Note: Once an answer is saved you will not be able to change it. This exam consists of 100 question worth 2 points each. You have 4 hours and 10 minutes to complete the exam. (I do not expect you to actually take anywhere near that amount of time.) This is a long time and a large number of questions, so I have changed the arrangment a little to try to avoid computer breakdown problems. After each 25 questions, you will get a message indicating that you should save your work before proceding to the next set of questions. Please read and follow the directions that are given at that time. 1) 2 points The Packaging program at MSU was started in 1964. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 2) 2 points Products/packages are handled more often in a truck load system than in a LTL system. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 3) 2 points What happens to the color of a beef steak that is put into a package with a low oxygen atmosphere and is otherwise stored in a conventional manner under refrigeration? A) Meat turns Gray/blue B) Meat shrivels C) Meat turns black D) Meat turns white E) Nothing F) Meat stays red Your answer: F Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 4) 2 points The definitions of the types of materials that can be used to protect electronic components from ESD, which are now issued by an industry group, were originally developed for a Mil-Spec. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 5) 2 points Which of the listed machines has heaters to warm and soften a web of plastic as it is fed into the machine? A) tffs B) vffs C) hffs Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 6) 2 points Some pallets are made of a combination of wooden parts and corrugated parts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 7) 2 points If a pallet that is 7 inches thick (laying flat on a concrete floor) is loaded with 12 layers of empty aluminum cans and each can is 6" tall, how tall is the loaded pallet? A) 48" B) 102" C) 84" D) 79" E) 72" Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 8) 2 points All rules concerning child resistant closures for pharmaceutical products are issued by FDA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 9) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaged in materials which prevent moisture gain? A) Rye bread B) Napkins C) Frozen ground beef D) Milk E) Pretzels Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 10) 2 points Which metering system should be used for a machine in Canada placing 35 kilograms of compressed peat moss for gardening use in a plastic bag? A) Count metering B) Volume metering C) Weight metering Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 11) 2 points How many layers of paper are used to manufacture triple wall corrugated? A) 6 B) 7 C) 4 D) 3 E) 5 Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 12) 2 points The largest product sector in the packaging industry is A) Consumer electronics B) Military C) Automotive D) Food and beverage E) Cosmetic F) Pharmaceutical Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 13) 2 points In which of the following countries did the people use the most fragrance products - a total of nearly 1 quart per person in the year 2000. A) Singapore B) Saudi Arabia C) Mexico D) USA E) Viet Nam Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 14) 2 points Which plastic identification code number would be used for a coextruded plastic tub made of PE/PET/PE? A) 2 B) 7 C) 3 D) 4 E) 5 F) 6 Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 15) 2 points What glass processing step is done in a lehr? A) Cooling B) Coloring C) Gob formation D) Annealing E) Inspection F) Weighing Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 16) 2 points Because of its light green color, flint glass is an effective barrier to the passage of light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 17) 2 points Which agency has regulatory responsibilities specifically in the area of meat, milk, poultry, and eggs. A) OSHA B) CP{SC C) DoD D) DoC E) USDA Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 18) 2 points A container that is 42 inches tall when set up for use is7 inches tall when folded up for return. Trucks with the same interior dimensions are used to transport the containers both ways. The interior height of the truck is 110 inches. If the fully loaded (volume limited) truck can transport 60 filled containers, how many can it hold if it is fully loaded (volume limited) on a return trip? A) 250 B) 60 C) 360 D) 450 Your answer: C Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 19) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 20) 2 points EPS is a cure for ESD A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 21) 2 points The prime advantage of induction heating is that it is a non-contact process. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 22) 2 points The packaging for a cosmetic product often costs more than the product itself. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 23) 2 points Seafood production and distribution in the US was essentially unregulated until a few years ago A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 24) 2 points In the solid waste management hierarchy, which of the following is the least preferred technique? A) Incineration B) Recycling C) Reuse D) Landfilling Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 25) 2 points FDA does not generally regulate food products for animals. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 26) 2 points Topical products are applied by A) Swallowing B) Inhaling C) Sub-cutaneous injection D) Intra-veinous injection E) Rubbing onto the skin F) Intra-muscular injection Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 27) 2 points In a service parts distribution center, a particular corrugated box SKU, intended for a steering wheel, will not be used for any other part. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 28) 2 points Shrink labels can be made of plastic or a paper/plastic lamination A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 29) 2 points Glass always provides an excellent barrier against moisture, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, but a poor barrier against light. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 30) 2 points Inner seals and neck bands are two technologies that are used to help consumers detect that a package may have been tampered with. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 31) 2 points The letters DC, as used in reference to automotive service parts, stands for Distribution Control. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 32) 2 points Which of the following is not a common form of corrugated board? A) B flute B) E flute C) F flute D) D flute E) A flute F) C flute Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 33) 2 points Which of the following is not an intended function of a glass bottle cleaner? A) To remove loose particles of dirt, such as paper dust B) To count the number of bottles which pass on into further downstream operations. C) To warm the bottle to some predetermined temperature D) To thoroughly clean and rinse the interior and exterior of the bottle Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 34) 2 points The term PS, as it applies to labels, refers to labels made of Polystyrene film. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: B This question has been graded as incorrect. 35) 2 points In the soft drink market, aluminum cans for are gradually taking market share away from PET bottles. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 36) 2 points What shape is required for a nutritional label? A) Ellipse B) Square C) Circle D) Rectangle E) Rhombus Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 37) 2 points UPC's are issued by GMA. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 38) 2 points Shrink labels are stretched over a container and then shrink tightly around the container because of memory in the plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 39) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the tube? A) Primary B) Tertiary C) Secondary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 40) 2 points Lightning is an example of ESD A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 41) 2 points Polypropylene is more difficult than PVC to thermoform A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 42) 2 points What is devitrification, as it applies to glass? A) The process of etching to make telescope mirrors B) Tendency of glass to revert to a crystalline structure C) Slumping of bottles caused by removing them from the mold before proper cooling D) The crushing process used to prepare cullet to be added to the glass furnace Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 43) 2 points What is the thinnest form of metal packaging? A) Foil B) Can end C) Can wall D) Labels E) Metallization Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 44) 2 points Which of the following machines can use a roll of flat plastic which is formed into a tray, filled, and covered and heat sealed to plastic from another roll? A) hffs B) There is no single machine that can perform these operations C) tffs D) vffs Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 45) 2 points Why is aluminum foil usually sandwiched between layers of paper and/or plastic film when used in packaging applications? A) Protection B) Utility C) Communication D) Easier printing E) Containment F) Regulation Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 46) 2 points Cullet is recycled container glass. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 47) 2 points RSC is an acronym for Regular Slotted Container. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 48) 2 points Robots can pick up and handle large heavy items, such as 80 pound bags of dog food or small items, such as individual pieces of candy. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 49) 2 points Cullet is used container glass that has been color sorted and otherwise prepared for recycling A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 50) 2 points ESD has been a problem for many years, but the extent of the hazard has declined since the devewlopment of integrated circuits (chips) of the type used in computers, TV's, VCR's, etc. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 51) 2 points E-coli is a common cause of food borne illnesses A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 52) 2 points A piston filler can be used to meter products by weight or count. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 53) 2 points A plastic foam hot cup is probably made of A) PET B) ASD C) PP D) PE E) PS Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 54) 2 points Thje acronym JIT stands for A) Just In Time B) Jackson Interstate Trucking C) Japanese Industrial Theory D) Japanese Integral Technology Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 55) 2 points The milky white plastic used for milk jugs is A) PET B) HDPE C) LDPE D) LLDPE E) EPS F) PS Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 56) 2 points Which of the following paper types is transparent? A) Fine B) Tissue C) Bleached kraft D) Sanitary E) Kraft F) Cellophane Your answer: F Correct answer: F This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 57) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the pallet? A) Tertiary B) Primary C) Secondary Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 58) 2 points What process is used to manufacture 1 gallon milk jugs? A) Co-extrusion B) Injection blow molding C) Thermoforming D) Extrusion blow molding Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 59) 2 points Which of the following is NOT a type of pharmaceutical glass? A) Type I B) Type II C) Type V D) Type III Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 60) 2 points Metalization of biaxially oriented polypropylene yields a material that is widely used for the manufacture of snack food packages in the form of pouches. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 61) 2 points What Federal agency has statutory (legal) authority to regulate the seafood industry. A) Department of Treasury (Coast Guard) B) US Department of Agriculture C) Food and Drug Administration D) Department of Commerce E) Environmental Protection Agency Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 62) 2 points The clear plastic film used to wrap fresh red meat in the US is probably A) PS B) HDPE C) PET D) PVC Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 63) 2 points A company packs toothpaste into plastic tubes, packs each tube into a paperboard carton, packs 24 of the cartons into a corrugated shipper, and stacks 100 of the shippers onto a 40" x 48" wooden pallet. What type of package is the carton? A) Primary B) Secondary C) Tertiary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 64) 2 points What part of a bottle is the last part to be made when the bottle is made by hand and the first part to be made when the bottle is made in an IS machine? A) Finish B) Neck C) Bottom D) Shoulder E) Sidewall Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 65) 2 points Which type of filler would be expected to cost more? A) In-line B) Rotary Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 66) 2 points A GMA pallet may have a deck that is 40" x 48" A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 67) 2 points On a beverage packaging line, the capper must be located ___________ from the filler. A) Upstream B) Downstream C) It makes no difference Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 68) 2 points The current population of the US is more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past, one of the factors which has caused food producers to market a wider variety of food products. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 69) 2 points The nutritional label printed on a a 3-liter bottle for particular soft drink should be identical to the nutritional label used for the product in a 12 oz. aluminum can. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 70) 2 points Which of the following is not part of a corrugator? A) Coffee roll B) None of the listed rolls are part of a corrugator C) Class roll D) Cookie roll E) Dandy roll Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 71) 2 points The primary reason for shaking the screen on a Fourdrinier machine is to A) Add a watermark B) Required by EPA regulation C) Disrupt the fiber alignment and make stronger paper D) Mix in recycled fibers Your answer: C Correct answer: C This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 72) 2 points Thermoplastics can be recycled but thermoset plastics cannot. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 73) 2 points Many returnable containers of the type used in the automobile industry are manufactured of foamed plastic. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 74) 2 points PP is an acronym for Polypropylene. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 75) 2 points Nutritional labels must always show the amount of Vitamin A in the food product. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points What is the most common type of machine used to manuafcture paper for packaging? A) Fourdrinier B) Cylinder C) Vat D) Shuttle E) Headbox Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 77) 2 points All reusable containers can be collapsed to occupy a smaller volume for the return trip. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 78) 2 points Container deposit systems have been established in all but 11 states A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 79) 2 points The thin needles used by acupuncture practitioners do not need to be approved by the FDA because they are cleaned and re-used. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 80) 2 points Which of the following trucks would be "hauling air"? A) A truck loaded with spare tires mounted on wheels B) A truck loaded with collapsible wooden containers being returned to a supplier C) A truck loaded with storage batteries to be installed on new cars at the assembly plant D) A truck loaded with polyethylene reservoirs (small tanks) for storage of windshield cleaner fluid Your answer: B Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 81) 2 points In the beer market, plastic bottles are gradually taking market share from aluminum cans. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 82) 2 points The first half of the IS machine is the blank mold. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 83) 2 points Oysters and other seafood harvested from shallow estuarine waters near population centers and concentrations of agriculture are probably contaminated with bacteria, making them unsafe to consume without being cooked thoroughly. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 84) 2 points PVC is the only common packaging plastic that is thermosetting A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 85) 2 points The plastic film that has largely replaced cellophane is A) PE B) PET C) PVC D) PP E) ACD Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 86) 2 points At a research center Seoul, Korea, a 5 ft. wide corrugated board is made at a rate of about 150 ft/min. How long will it take the process to use 1 ream of paperboard on each liner? A) 1.67 minutes B) 1.25 minutes C) 1.00 minute D) 1.33 minutes E) The answer cannot be determined from the available data. Your answer: E Correct answer: D This question has been graded as incorrect. 87) 2 points FDA requires all retail packages to have a UPC. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 88) 2 points Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth invented cologne as an early example of teamwork. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 89) 2 points Some modern electronic components can be damaged by dischsrges as low as 10 volts. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 90) 2 points The mechanism by which ESD damages an electronic device is to over heat and burn-out some portion of the unit. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 91) 2 points Metal tubes are often used for pharmaceutical products because A) All of the choices are correct B) Metal tubes are collapsible and do not cause suck back C) Metal tubes have excellect barrier characteristics D) Metal tubes are readily available Your answer: C Correct answer: A This question has been graded as incorrect. 92) 2 points Gas formed by decomposition of biological material in a land fill can be collected and used for various purposes, such fueling an electric generator. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 93) 2 points Which of the following materials is NOT a common constituent of flint glass? A) Soda B) Silica C) Calcia D) Selenium Your answer: D Correct answer: D This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 94) 2 points A hand held computer is sitting on a vibration table while the vibration frequency gradually increases. Suddenly, the computer starts bouncing around on the platform. What behavior is being observed? A) Rubrect patterns B) Resonance C) Renaissance D) Replication Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 95) 2 points A grocery store has 36,000 items on the shelf and a shopper has budgeted 1 hour to tour the store, picking up items on a list. On the average, how many seconds does the shopper give each item? A) 10 sec. B) 0.5 sec. C) 0.1 sec. D) 1 sec. Your answer: A Correct answer: C This question has been graded as incorrect. 96) 2 points Which type of filling machine would be appropriate for a high speed beverage operation? A) Rotary B) In-line Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 97) 2 points Which of the following products need to be packaging in materials which prevent moisture loss? A) Doritos B) Frozen ground beef C) Milk D) Televisions E) Rye bread Your answer: E Correct answer: E This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 98) 2 points If fragile, easily scratched and defaced, parts are sent to an automobile assembly plant in large reusable plastic boxes, and the parts are not otherwise packaged, what is the general name of material used to keep the parts from striking or rubbing on each other and causing damage? A) Cushioning B) Dunnage C) Waffling D) EPS Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 99) 2 points In some situations, the only container cleaning step that is needed on a packaging line is blowing out loose dust. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 100) 2 points Robots can usually stack boxes on a pallet faster than a palletizer designed specifically for that purpose. A) True B) False Your answer: B Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. Correct answer: B This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 75) 2 points A machine to automatically make glass containers was invented in 1903. A) True B) False Your answer: A Correct answer: A This question has been graded as correct. This question is worth 2.00 point(s) toward the total possible. 76) 2 points How would you protect glass bottles of expensive wine from breakage during shipment if you were shipping 1,000 cases per day, 5 days/week, 50 weeks/year? A) Use metal caps B) Careful handling instructions C) Paperboard or corrugated dividers in shipper D) Wrap each bottle in bubble wrap E) Use cushioned labels ...
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This note was uploaded on 05/01/2010 for the course PKG 101 taught by Professor Delgado during the Spring '10 term at Oakland University.