Quiz: The Ultimate Concrete Quiz
The Ultimate Concrete Quiz
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About This Quiz

You have your wheelbarrow, concrete mixer and shovel all ready. But the hard part of making concrete, even with the best of tools, is getting the mixture right. Concrete has been used for centuries, but the concrete mixtures used today have come a long way from the mud mixtures that were once used. Take this quiz to see what you know about how concrete is made.

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Which nation is the earliest on record to have used a concrete-type mixture?
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Concrete is a mixture of two components: aggregates and:
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What was the aggregate that was used in more primitive times?
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How are aggregates categorized?
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What is used as the paste in modern concrete-making?
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Which type of cement is most commonly used in concrete production?
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What activity is concrete-making compared to?
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Within how long does concrete need to be discharged from the drum after water has been added?
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How is concrete reinforced?
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What affects the time concrete takes to dry?
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What happens to concrete as it dries?
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What substance is used to speed up concrete curing in cold weather?
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