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Today’s automation industry quiz question comes from ISA’s new course, Extreme Instrumentality: Electrical to Instrumentation Cross Training Boot Camp. The class, which is offered from September 29 to October 2, focuses on the knowledge and skill sets required to function as an instrument maintenance technician. Process measurement techniques, measurement and control equipment, calibrations techniques and calibration equipment will be discussed and utilized in numerous hands-on lab sessions. Knowledge gained from this course is designed to train you to be a key asset to an I&E maintenance team.
Which of the following is a measurement unit for volumetric flow measurement?
A) Pounds per hour
B) Gallons per minute
C) Kilograms per hour
D) Pounds per minute
E) None of the above
The following flow units explain the difference between volumetric flow and mass flow.
The correct answer is B.
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