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Plant Design and Economics for Chemical Engineers, 5/e

# Matching Quiz

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Match the following:
 1 A) B) C) D) E) F) G) H) I) A dimensionless number that expresses the ratio of cost estimates at two different times is a ____________ 2 A) B) C) D) E) F) G) H) I) In a cost-capacity equation for estimation, an exponent value less than 1.0 indicates that ___________ are taken advantage of. 3 A) B) C) D) E) F) G) H) I) The factor method is used to estimate __________________. 4 A) B) C) D) E) F) G) H) I) The remaining, undepreciated amount of an investment is known as its ____________. 5 A) B) C) D) E) F) G) H) I) The depreciable life of an asset is also known as the _____________. 6 A) B) C) D) E) F) G) H) I) The two types of property for which depreciation is allowed are known as ________ and ____________property. 7 A) B) C) D) E) F) G) H) I) Although land is considered to be real property, it is not ___________. 8 A) B) C) D) E) F) G) H) I) In the straight line method of depreciation, the depreciation charge in the final year reduces book value to ___________________. 9 A) B) C) D) E) F) G) H) I) MACRS depreciation rates extend one year beyond the recovery period because of the required _________________.
 A) Personal and real B) Cost index C) Economies of scale D) Zero E) Half-year conversion F) Book value G) Depreciable H) Total plant cost I) Recovery period