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API 570 CLOSE BOOK

1. A piping system has changed to a service with which the owner/user has no prior experience. No published data are available
for corrosion rates. When must initial thickness measurements be made? (B / API 570 7.1.2 C)
A. After no more than 1000 hours of service
B. After no more than 3 months of service
C. within 6 months
D. within 1 year
2. According to API Standard 570, which of the following is responsible for maintaining the records of qualified welding
procedure specifications (WPSs) and procedure qualification records (PQRs) used in conducting repairs and alterations?
(D / API 570 8.2.2)
A. The owner/operator
B. The constructor
C. The authorized inspector
D. The repair organization
3. The fluid in a process is changed, which results in the piping system being reclassified as a Class 1 piping system. Given the
following; (A / API570 6.3.3)
Remain life = T last - T min/CR = 0.24Measured thickness: 0.240 inch
Required thickness: 0.192 inch
0.192/0.008= 6 years
Anticipated corrosion rate based on similar service: 0.008 inch per year
If RBI is NOT considered, what should the new thickness measurement interval be?
Do not exceed the lesser of one half the
A. 3 years
remain life or minimum remain life.
B. 5 years
C. 6 years
6 x 1/2=3 years
D. 10 years
4. The intent of API 570 is to; (A / API 570 1.1.2)
A. specify the in-service inspection and condition monitoring program needed to determine the integrity of a piping system.
B. develop plans that will find all defects in process piping systems.
C. specify the most appropriate inspection methods for ensuring the integrity of a piping system, and to provide proper input to a
risk-based inspection program.
D. develop inspection plans for all types of pressure piping.
5. A pressure test on a repaired piping system must be performed if; (D / API 570 8.2.7)
A. it is in service above 500℉
B. the repairs are in a Class 1 piping system.
C. the repairs are classified as major repairs.
D. the inspector deems it to be practical and necessary.
6. Positive material identification (PMI) testing of welding consumables should include; (B / API 578 4.2.6)
A. a representative sample as specified by the piping inspector.
B. one electrode of wire sample from each lot or package of alloy weld rod.
C. a representative sample of electrodes taken at random from the container.
D. a representative sample as specified by the piping engineer.

7. Which of the following is NOT a required marking on a B-16.5 flange or flanged fitting? (B / ASME B16.5 4.2.5)
A. ANSI class rating
B. Temperature range
C. Material specification
D. Manufacturer’s name or marking
8. The A number from ASME Section IX is based on; (C / ASME IX QW-441)
A. the weldability characteristics of a group of metal alloys.
B. the chemical composition of the electrode.
C. the chemical composition of the deposited weld metal.
D. a group of base metals having specified impact test requirements.
9. After each inspection or significant change in operating condition, the; (D / API 570 6.3.3)
A. authorized piping inspector must be notified.
B. corrosion engineer must be notified.
C. inspection intervals must be adjusted.
D. inspection intervals must be reviewed and adjusted as necessary.
10. Which inspection method is MOST APPROPRIATE for detecting external chloride stress corrosion cracking in austenitic
stainless-steel piping systems? (B / API 571 4.5.1.7)
A. Dry magnetic-particle
B. Liquid-penetrant

D.7) A. Personnel qualifications C. D. Condition monitoring location (CML) readings on a piping system indicate that the corrosion rate has increased. C. In evaluating radiographic results. C.1) A. sufficient. the specified minimum yield strength of the pipe material is 40. D. (B / API 570 8. Insert patch (flush patch) repairs are. always done using a remote visual technique. B. The name of the technician who qualified the procedure.2) A. but the radiograph may be considered unacceptable. or magnetic particle examined. or ultrasonically examined. etc. Calibration of equipment B. 12. The approval of a piping engineer is NOT required when. allowed for Class 1 and Class 2 piping systems if the welds receive magnetic testing or penetrant testing.2) A. Temporary repairs to piping systems with localized pitting may be performed using weld patch if.8.6. insufficient.000 psi C.9. .5. D. allowed for Class 1 and Class 2 piping systems if the welds are 100% radiographed or suitably ultrasonically tested. Class 3 : 10 years B. the only reason for conducting inspections during outages. B. welded split sleeve. 12. C. pressure-testing after repairs to a piping system. ASNT SNT-TC-1A applies to.1. recalculate the inspection interval of the system. Equipment calibration 18. 20.5 years D.4.1. 11. B. D. D. Safety procedures B.4. Remain life 25 years x ½ = 12. an important part of piping inspection. For flush patches on a class 1 or class 2 piping system.C. the pitting has penetrated less than 50% of the pipe wall. Internal visual inspection of piping is.3. D. (B / ASME Sec V Article 1 T-120) A. B. (A / API 570 5. accelerated galvanic corrosion. (B / ASME Sec V Article 2 T-284) A. 13. B. Which of the following should always be included in an ultrasonic test procedure? (A / API577 9. non-destructive testing is performed after postweld heat treatment (PWHT). not allowed for Class 1 or Class 2 piping systems. C. and magnetic particle examined. C. 14. protection from scatter radiation is considered. (C / API 570 Table 2) A. stress corrosion cracking. (D / API 570 5.1. B. Testing of the unit’s primary voltage C. report this change in condition to maintenance. (B / API570 8. not allowed for Class 1 piping systems. (C / API570 8. horizontal. (C / API 570 8.1) A.1) A. insufficient. The inspector’s MOST APPROPRIATE response is to. insufficient. A Class 3 circuit has recent thickness readings that give a remaining life of 25 years. B. 21. C.2) A. 17. schedule the next inspection within 6 months. Radiography. if the light image of the letter “B” appear radiograph of a darker background. 10 years. The next thickness inspection would be in. repairing a damaged area with a full-encirclement. and the radiograph is considered acceptable. D. the patch size is 100 square inches (645 square cm) or less. and the radiograph is considered unacceptable. 15. Longitudinal ultrasonic D. C. corrosion fatigue cracking. C. Non-stress relieved carbon-steel piping systems in amine service should be in (A / API 574 7. not normally performed. the weld shall be radiographed. recalculate the piping circuit average corrosion rate.1) A. using preheat in lieu of postweld heat treatment.4. caustic embrittlement. Transducer orientation (vertical. B.5 years. 19.4. rerating a piping system.2. and ultrasonically examined.) D. NDE procedures D. 5 years. 16. 3 years. but the radiograph may be considered acceptable.

316/2006. 0.320 . have rounded corners. Outside radius only C.67-2004. B.316/2006. t=actual thikness – 2 x CR x year B.42=0. D. what hole size must beLT seen? / ASME A.00471 inch/year C. No temporary repairs can be made on in-service piping systems over ANSI Class 600.6. temperatures above the nil ductility transition temperature. inspecting pipe supports.1. actual thickness. 22. Lap patches.336-0. actual thickness minus two times the estimated corrosion loss before the next inspection. 0. B. B. actual thickness minus the estimated corrosion loss before the next inspection. When checking thicknesses at CMLs on elbows. 29. D.4.1) A. Which of the following describes the type of temporary repair that can be made to a damaged or corroded area of piping in accordance with API 570? (A / API 570 8.000 psi (275.0040 inch/year CR(LT)=0. temperatures below the Charpy impact transition temperature.330 .67-2002. with rounded corners. 31. guides. The number of condition monitoring locations (CMLs) selected to monitor a circuit will be higher when the circuit is.004 D. At all four quadrants D. subject to creep damage.3) A.326-0. 0. C. 0. 1T B.3) A. elevated temperature where there is a high stress concentration.316 B .336 .2) A. what is the highest corrosion rate that should be used for remaining life calculations? (B / API570 7. 25. When a hole type IQI (penetrameter) is used on a radiograph.332 .312 A. B. In the HAZ of both welds.6. 28. D. C.42=0. be 100% radiographed.21. Checking for signs of misalignment C.310 CR(ST)=t previous – t actual / previous year – actual year C . Wire wrapping installed by a qualified contractor C. actual thickness plus two times the corrosion loss experienced since the previous inspection. and anchors D. (C / API571 4. (D / API570 8. straight-run piping system. have a SMYS of not more than 40. temperatures below freezing. Brittle fracture usually occurs only at. C. that are less than two-thirds the circumference of the pipe. Insert repair patches may be of any shape but must.4. Gate valves suspected of being exposed to corrosion/erosion should have Thickness readings taken: . subject to localized metal loss.0050 inch/year CR(ST)=0.1. be at least schedule 80 pipe thickness. Which of the following is NOT considered part of an external visual inspection? (D / API574 10. Inside and outside radii.1.7.00471 B. Materials used in repairing or altering carbon steel piping systems must be. allowable working pressure is recalculated for the continued use of a piping system. 26.315 . 30. verified with positive materials identification. All the holes 24.1) CML May ’02 May ’04 Aug ‘06 CR(LT)=t initial – t actual / actual year – initial year A . C.0075 inch/year ST or 중 큰 (B 값값 적용 Sec V T232) 23.2. D. (C / API570 5. weldable with 7018 electordes.800 kPa). what are the areas of special attention ? (D / API570 5. of known weldable quality.2) A.326 . insulated.5) A. D.1) A. D. 4T D. Looking for indications of corrosion under insulation B.2) A. a long. Based on the following inspection history. (D / API570 8. the wall thickness used is the: (C / API570 7. Obtaining measurements at condition monitoring location (CMLs) 27.2. 2T C. C. A full encirclement welded split sleeve installed over the damaged or corroded area B. the original construction materials. B.

on the weld to that the length of the wire is parallel to the weld. 39. what should the inspector to evaluate the problem? (D / API570 7.4.2.5) A. 40. Remove concrete to inspect for corrosion beneath the surface. 41. localized thining under deposits or tubercles that shield the organisms. ASME Code. C.4) A. D.2.1 (d) ) A. C. Which of the following is required? (A / API 570 8.5) A. What is the MOST APPROPRIATE action? (D / API574 7. A rerate is being performed to lower the minimum design temperature on a piping system. B.4. on the weld to that the length of the wire is perpendicular to the weld. adjacent to the weld to that the length of the wire is perpendicular to the weld. Gate B. D. the piping downstream and upstream of this area.1 / API570 5.3. a corrosion engineer must be consulted to determine the cause of the problem. D. Section V D. on each flange or end connection. When corrosion product buildup is noted at pipe support contact areas. localized pitting under deposits or tubercles that shield the organisms. Review the inspection reports to ensure that the piping system is adequately supported.3. between the seats. For other than newly installed piping systems. 34.4. 36. on the downstream side of the seat. B. an estimate provided by knowledgeable corrosion engineer.1) A. B. C.5. Micorbiologically induced corrosion (MIC) is usually observed as: (D / API571 4. If an area of piping is observed to be deteriorating: ( B / API574 7.1. B. The concrete-to-air interface of a buried pipe without cathodic protection appears to have deteriorated and allowed water ingress. a full lift plan should be written C. Globe C. the type and amount of NDE required for welds during an alteration or repair shall be in accordance with: (A / API570 8. C. at the gate. Reseal the joint. Ball 33. the pipe must not be lifted more than 3 inches (76mm). D. 32. the actual corrosion rates. ASME B31. corrosion cracking under deposits or slime. Perform BriXX hardness tests on representative samples. Unless otherwise specified in API 570. 35. D. During radiographic examination of a weld.3.3) A. along with the associated equipment. When unexpected movement of a piping system is observed. D. data collected by the owner inspector of systems in similar service. along with the associated equipment. C. The piping system is 12 years old. remaining life shall be calculated based on: (A / API570 7. Inspect the joint at grade and check pit depth measurements.6) A. Check D. Take thickness measurements. Which of the following valves would make “pigging” impossible? (B / API574 10. care should be exercised if the piping is in service. D. adjacent to the weld to that the length of the wire is parallel to the weld.2) A. should also be inspected. B.(A / API574 10. information gathered from published data on system in similar service. the affected area should be 38. D. the piping downstream of this area. B. B. B. B. ASNT SNT-TC-1A 37.10. the applicable code and the owner/user’s specification.10) A. C. K341.8.4) A. Calculate the test pressure using the radio of allowable stresses.5) . When this is done? (A / API570 5. the owner/user must be consulted in order to mitigate the problem. should also be inspected. general thining under deposits or slime. Verify that system piping materials meet code minimum temperature requirements. C. lifting off each supports may be required for inspection.3 C. the wire type IQI shall be placed: (C / ASME Sec V Article 2 T-277.

replacing carbon steel piping with 300 Series SS or duplex stainless steels C. Increse the frequency of inspection B. 48.3 309. routine risk-based corrosion-under-insulation inspections. D. Discuss these observations with a piping engineer 42. maintaining coating/insulation barriers.5. Class 400 or below 46. avoiding stream tracing by using electric tracing.1) A.2. C.1) A. Class 150 through 600 D. API RP 578 B. 10 years Remain life 8 years x ½ : 4 years 44. What is the best course of action? (C / API570 5. patterns of corrosion that would be expected. does not require rounded corners.4. Check the piping stress analysis C. a weld groove removes the defect and is then filled with weld metal deposit. seal welding is performed using low hydrogen electrodes.7. When selecting corrosion monitoring locations (CMLs) for piping. B. Places where axial corrosion is most likely to occur D.A. 51. Develop an inspection plan D. 47. is designed without using joint efficiency. D. determined by service conditions. Places where corrosion is most likely to occur circumferentially. the piping component is hydrotested to 150% of the maximum allowable pressure C.9) A.3) A. set by jurisdictions. Corrosion-under-insulation prevention is BEST achieved by: (C / API571 4. the maximum interval for thickness measurements is: (A / API570 6. B. If the minimum calculated remaining life is 8 years.1.2) A. Class 150 and 300 C. Seal welds on threaded piping are permitted only if: (A / ASME B31. D.4) . C. The frequency of inspection of pressure-relieving devices is normally: (C / API570 6. 49.1.3) A. 4 years B. determined by the manufacturer. owner/user D.8. repair organization C.3.3 328. is considered a permanent repair. On a Class 2 piping system where RBI is not being used. C. Accessibility of the CMLs 50. the same as that for the class of piping system. Class 150 only B. a full encirclement welded split sleeve is installed per API 570. C. 5 years Recommend interval : 10 years C. a box-type enclosure is installed.4. B. must be designed by a piping engineer. B.6) A. A pressure test is to be performed on a piping system where the test pressure exceeds the set pressure of the pressure relief valve.3. B. D. A fillet-welded external patch installed over a piping system defect: (C / API570 8. D. seal welding is performed using a gas tungsten arc welding process. A repair to a crack can be considered permanent if: (A / API570 8. 43. all threads are mechanically removed. Low-strength bolting can only be used in which of the following classes of joints? (B / ASME B31. 8 years D.1) A.6. The extent of verification of materials used for repairs or alterations of alloy systems is determined by the: (C / API570 5. the seal welds cover all exposed threads. which of the following is the most important factor to consider? (A / API570 5.3) A.3.3. B. piping engineer 45.

C. The thickness measurement in . B.2) A. Which of the following would be MOST SUSCEPTIBLE to severe metal loss under high-velocity conditions? ( B/ API 571 Table 4-5/page 4-67 ) A. Additional load should be applied to the valve spring. the inspection and testing interval: (B / API 570 6. 56.1. The rate to be used for the next period shall: (D / API570 7. not be changed to the actual rate found until the rate is confirmed at the next inspection. Tank farm piping C. In January 2009. Aluminum C. When long-term and short-term corrosion rates are compared.1. 52.320 inch. shall be reduced to one-half the previous interval. B. The test pressure should be reduced.1) A. C. Class 4 piping systems are essentially only for what services? (A / API570 6. 316 SS D. A welder’s performance qualification may expire when the welder has not welded with a particular process for more than: (B / ASME Sec IX QW 322. Monel B. 55. radiograghy and/or ultrasonics. be the average of the short-term and long-term corrosion rates from the record. C. the one that represents the average corrosion rate for the pipe. ultrasonics and/or eddy-current techniques. 6 months C. 10 years for thickness measurements and 5 years for external visual inspection. C. eddy-current techniques and/or ACFM. Non-corrosive D. the difference between the norminal thickness and the actual measured thickness. 3 months B. B. Class 1 piping has recommended maximum inspection intervals of: (B / API570 Table 2) A. D. shall be reduced unless a review shows that the device will perform reliably at the current interval. C. the one that best reflects the current process. 58. D. thickness readings taken after 6 months of service. always the short-term rate. C. must be performed at one-fourth the remaining life of the inlet piping or outlet piping. data from equipment in the same or similar service as the new piping.1.1) A. 9 months D. D. For systems that will undergo a change in service. 12 months 53.5. 5 years for thickness measurements and 10 years for external visual inspection. When a pressure-relieving device is found to be heavily fouled or stuck.7. Non-flammable and non-toxic B. the two most recent thickness readings.200 inch was recorded just prior to the service change. 3 years for thickness measurements and 3 years for external visual inspection. 5 years for thickness measurements and 5 years for external visual inspection. be changed to the actual rate found. No action required if the safety valve is rated for a value no more than 10% below the test pressure. the service of the system was changed. the rate to be used in the remaining life calculation is: (C / API570 7. be the short-term corrosion rate from the record. A piping system installed in January 1998 had and initial thickness of 0. B. the corrosion rate may be determined using: (B / API570 7.3.9) A. B. D. The pressure relief valve should be removed. C. must never exceed the inspection interval for any piece of equipment that that the device protects. B. B. D. Evaluation of the record of the previous inspection reveals that thickness readings and the resulting calculation of the corrosion rate were inaccurate.3) A.5) A. whichever is less. 59. 53. 54. visual inspection and ultrasonics. D.2) A. Titatium 60.4. The preferred method for inspecting piping injection points includes: (D / API 570 5. No probability of failure 57.3.A. A thickness of 0. the lowest rate. D.

decreasing the process pH. If ultrasonic readings are inconclusive.18/2014.4. the inspector should consider which of the following supplemental inspection techniques? (A / API 570 5. Personnel protection insulation extends from grade up to 10 feet C. B.1.1) A.4.01 2009. The retirement thickness of 0.004 1998. A piping engineer has determined that the crack would not be expected to propagate from under the sleeve. half the remaining life C.15 Remain Life: 0. Owner-users who make repairs and alterations in accordance with API 570 B.01=0. Fillet welds on enclosures shall be examined by an appropriate NDE technique. Acoustic emission D. B. determined by the owner-user D. lower-consequence piping systems can be eliminated from the inspection program.02/5=0. revising the operating conditions.15/0. Piping systems are classified according to API 570 primarily so that: (C / API570 6.4. . C.150 inch is reached in: ( C ) A. An inspector suspects that significant corrosion is occurring on the inside surface of an in-service 3-inch.01 2014. 67. inspector C. Which of the following statements is correct regarding pressure testing a portion of a piping system replaced during an outage? (B / API570 8. D.01 ? D.00875 시스템이 변경되면 CR LT 는 의미값 없음 B.01-2009.4. welding engineer 62. piping engineer B. All of the following conditions require reevaluating an existing API 570 piping classification except: ( C ) A.1 7.1.1) A. small-bore piping can receive more extensive inspections.1 & 7. 68. Operating temperatures well below freezing 66. June 2019 C.3 D.2-0. higher-consequence piping systems receive more extensive inspections at shorter intervals.7.4. Maximum inspection intervals for Class 4 piping systems are: (C / API570 6. schedule 40 carbon steel pipe in sulphuric acid service. Thermography C. C.2) A.5=2021. January 2017 LT=0.2. Borescope 69. same as those of Class 3 piping systems. Which of the following can make repairs and alterations to a piping system? (A / API570 8.4.3. Penetrations in piping such as vents and drains D. The full encirclement welded split sleeve or box bust be designed by a leak clamp manufacturer. Proximity to a cooling tower B.004=7. The inspector may exempt welds in this service from NDE and pressure testing. B.1) A.7 Table 2) A.180 inch.18 0.6 61.1.3. June 2021 ST=0. piping with higher probability of corrosion can give more condition monitoring locations (CMLs). C.5 years 2014. Longitudinal cracks should have the crack ends drilled prior to applying the full encirclement sleeve or box. welding foreman D. NDE can be substituted for pressure tests after consultation with the inspector and engineer.3. 65. B.3) A.3) A.32 0.2 / API571 4. 10 years maximum B. Only those contractors holding a NBIC R stamp 63. D. January 2025 0. Any repair organization that possesses a code stamp C. Which of the following is LEAST likely to contribute to the possibility of corrosion under insulation? (D / API574 7. D.1 Page 29 ) A. Under which conditions may this flaw be temporarily repaired by the use of a full encirclement welded split sleeve or box-type enclosure? (C / API 570 8.14/16=0. Radiography B. altering the hydrocarbon chemistry C. Owners-users who make repairs and alterations in accordance with ASME B31. Inspection hold points to be implemented during a repair or alteration are designated by +the: (B / API570 8.01-1998. A run of piping has a longitudinal crack. 64.18-0. Welds must be 100% visually examined when it is impractical to perform a pressure test. relocating an injection point D.January 2014 was 0.2 0.01=0.18/2014.32-0. The replaced portion of the piping system must be pressure tested.

the recommended maximum inspection interval for thickness measurement for an injection point circuit is: (A / API570 Table 2 3 years / 6.800 mm per year) D. whichever is less.0046 -> 0. Stress-corrosion cracking D. the inspection requirement specified by the piping class.4 mm) on May 31. the repair organization B.70.330 mm per year) 2012.7) A. Which of the following should be checked when rerating piping to a higher pressure? (B / API570 8.8 Mpa or less) C.1) A.005 IPY . external coatings D. Flexibility of the piping system B.080 mm per year) B.3 – one half) A. frequent enough to verify the valves perform reliably in the particular service conditions.1) A. Brittle fracture 72.5.250 inches (6. non-destructive testing is performed after postweld heat treatment (PWHT) B.6 mm) is obtained during inspection on June. B.4.133 mm per year) C. API Standard 574 D. been in service for longer than 10 years. unusual corrosion of thinning noted during servicing or repairs.220/2012.000 psi (275.5 2012. The baseline reading for that same condition monitoring location (CML) was 0.7. liquid hammer. B31.5-2006. 2006. can lead to which type of deterioration mechanism? (A / API570 5. 74. good maintenance practice C.05 2006. B. not to exceed 5 years C.1 Page 52) ) A.3. that are specified only by an engineer knowledgeable and experienced in piping design.250 CR= 0. D.03/6. One of the considerations for determining the amount of inspection for valves in piping system is (A / API570 5. C. 73.1.1. instrument calibration C. 0.7. 79. The corrosion rate is: ( B ) A. 5 years or one-half the remaining life.10) A. 77. D. determined by the pressure-relieving device manufacturer. a specimen thickness greater than 1/8 inch. A metal thickness reading of 0. 0. C.1) A.005 inches per year (0. D.220 0. the number of condition monitoring locations (CMLs) on each valve. determined by class.3 or the construction code 76. 00050 inches per year (1. the specified minimum yield strength of the pipe material is 40. the pitting has penetrated less than 50% of the pipe wall. random selection to ensure a representative sample. pervious high corrosion rates. Temporary repairs to piping systems with localized pitting may be performed using a fillet weld patch if: ( B / API 570 8. C. 3 years or one-half the remaining life. 71.5) A. been operating at higher temperatures. 10 years or one-half the remaining life. Inspection record notes regarding future inspection and repair should include data on areas that have: (C / API574 12. Without a valid RBI analysis. B. The accuracy of ultrasonic measurements is affected by all of the following except: (D / API570 5. liquid slugging in vapour lines or abnormal thermal expansion. Repairs and alterations to piping systems should be made in accordance with the principles of: (D / API570 8. whichever is less.5=0. Fatigue cracking B.030 inches per year (0. Creep cracking C. higher stresses. 78. Vibrating and swaying piping. D. whichever is less. B.41 = 0. Pressure-relieving devices shall be tasted at intervals: (A / API570 6.003 inches per year (0. 2012. Potential creep damage D.250-0. the patch size is 100 square inches (645 square cm) or less D.220 inches (5.3. Potential brittle fracture 75.42 0.6 2006. a temperature above 150℉ (65℃) B.3) A. Proper setting for pressure-relief devices C. 0.

500 inch (12.4 Page 58 ) A.350 inch (2. the lower the soil resistivity. Catalyst 84. high-temperature oxidation C. Provide more changes in pipe direction D.1. equations provided in the latest edition of ASME B31. What is the term used to describe a condition that will designate rejectabiity of a weld? ( A / API 570 3. ASME Code.200 C. D. 0.288 D. 0. comparing the thickness data from the two most recent inspections D. ASME B31. install longer straight pipe runs C. Higher the external corrosion rate 85.4.3 87. B. If the circuit’s current thickness is 0. Which of the following codes could be used to evaluate a locally thinned area in a piping elbow? ( D / API 570 7.45 MPa).7 mm) thick has a corrosion rate of 0. API 574 C.R x year) / tactual – 2(CR x year) = 2x(0.2 a-(2) Page 2 ) A.3 inch (8.1 Table 1 Page 21 ) A.2 inch 81. Liquid air B.025 inch per year (0. 0.1(e) Page 62 ) A. Calculation of short-term corrosion rates for a Condition monitoring Location (CML) should be based on: ( C / API 570 7. for which one can the requirements of API 570 be considered optional? ( C / API 570 1.375 inch.3 328. Discontinuity 83. Div. lower the potential for soil moisture retention. the evaluation should be in accordance with the principles of: ( B / API 570 7.5)=0.5 mm).2.1. API 510 B. below 40℉ (5℃) . comparing the thickness data from the most recent inspection. stress corrosion cracking 90. ASME B31.80. Of the following fluid services.375 inch (9. Which of the following measures can limit the effects of thermal expansion and contraction in piping runs? ( C ) A. to the original nominal thickness.3 B. ASME B31. longer the potential inspection interval C. On buried piping. API Recommended Practice 579 C. ASME Code. 0.025 x 3. Pipe fabrication welding may not be performed if the weld area is: ( A / ASME B31. Boiler feed water D.4(a) Page 46 ) A. A 16-inch (DN 400) piping circuit originally 0. Defect B. 2(C. Section VIII B. Evaluation of a thinned area should be done by methods such as those documented in: ( B / API 570 3.2. ASME Section VIII.2 inch (5. Utilize a lower alloy steel B. frosted or wet B. generally.1 Page 45 ) A.83 Page 13 ) A. Flaw D. Blemish C. The type of corrosion generally caused by sulfidation is typically described as: ( A / API 570 5.5) = 0. the: ( D / API 570 9.025 x 3.5.3 C. API 1104 D. comparing the thickness data from the most recent inspection with the original norminal thickness C.9 mm) mm) mm) mm) t: current thickness 0. Change to a larger diameter pipe 86. minus the corrosion allowance.1 inch (7.1. When an area with metal loss (exceeding the corrosion allowance) is being evaluated for acceptability. less the need for cathodic protection. 89. API 579 88.375 – 2x(0. how thick is it expected to be at the next planned inspection in 3. pitting or localized corrosion D.088 B.3 D.4 (a) Page 46 ) A.5 years? ( B) A. API 571 B.1 82.17 Page 5 ) A. general or uniform corrosion B.625 mm/yr) and a maximum allowable working pressure of 500 psig (3. Section IX D.1. Sour water C.

0.200 inch (5. Bolts in a piping system should receive special attention during visual inspection.3.6 mm) or 0. fluid flow rates above 5 feet per second (1. chloride stress corrosion cracking B. the areas checked are at grade and how far below the soil surface? ( D / API 570 3. and certificates of compliance: ( B / API 578 7.3 mm). 12 inches (304. pipe wall thickness exceeds 1 / 2 inch (13 mm) B.2. brittle fracture of bolting materials D.3(f) Page 55 ) A.2 Page 12 ) A.180 inch (4.3. 10 inches (254.205 inch (5.1 Page 41) A. 6 inches (152. Class 4 piping systems are essentially only for what services? ( A / API 570 6.120 inch (5.5 m/sec) D.205 (max) D.8 mm) are obtained within an area of a test point.5 Page 40 ) A. No probability of failure 94. since they have a greater potential for: (B / API570 5. Non-corrosive D. high temperature sulfidation mechanisms C. 0.180 (min). 0.0 mm) B. replacement with improper components C.4. Long-term and short-term corrosion rates should be compared in order to: ( D ) A. Non-flammable and not-toxic B.4 Page 24) A.8 mm) 96. thicknesses of 0. 0.6 mm) or 0. required only where corrosion has been experienced or anticipated 97.2 mm) C. high temperature creep mechanisms B. 0. should not be considered as substitute for positive maternal identification (PMI) C. Mill test reports. determine the shortest remaining life .6. are not an important part of the overall quality assurance program B.4 mm) C.0 mm) D. The thicknesses that may be used to calculate the corrosion rate could be either : ( B / API570 5.250 inch (5. 95.200+0.C.6 mm). 0200 inch (5.87 Page 13 Note 참조 ) A. above 120℉ (50℃) D.230 inch (5.230 inch (5. and 0.1.180 inch (4. Material certification.180 inch (4. check calculation for accuracy C. optional C. 3 inches (76.8 mm) 99.1 mm) Minimum 에서 Maximum 합계 / 4 회 평균 B. may be considered a substitute for PMI 93.230 inch (5.210+0. significant localized unpredictable corrosion. recommended only when a leak has been detected D.8 mm) 0.230/4=0. Inspection of Class 2 and Class 3 secondary small-bore piping is: ( B / API 570 6.1 Page 45) A.2 mm) or 0.1. carburization 98. PWHT is for environmental cracking resistance C.6 mm) or 0. When an inspector checks for external corrosion at a soil-to-air interface.6. For data analysis involving corrosion rates and remaining life calculations. material has higher than 12% chrome content D. pipe diameter exceeds NPS 12 (DN 300) 92.180+0. validate condition monitoring locations (CMLs) D.2 ) A.180 inch (4. should be reject as possibly fraudulent D. stress corrosion cracking 91.1 mm). mandatory B. Tank farm piping C. 0. locate thin area B.5. Local postweld heat treatment (PWHT) may be subsitituted for 360。 Banding for piping repairs under all of the following conditions except when the: ( B / API 570 8. of four measurements taken. statistical analysis employing point measurements is not applicable to piping systems with: ( D / API 570 7.

2. Welds must be accepted with either pressure testing or NDE at the discretion of the inspector C.250/0. Inspected every 3 years 108.7 Page 43 ) A.1 2004.004=7. January 2020 1993. or piping obstructions would prevent the valves from functioning properly C. According to API Standard 570. Inspected at same interval as the rest of the piping system B.18/2009. the next thickness measurement inspection should be scheduled within: ( C / API 570 Table 2 Class 3 ) A. A piping circuit containing hydrocarbons is located within the boundary limits of an operating unit.200 inch was recorded just prior to the service change. Environmental corrosion 106.150 inch is reached in: ( C ) A.2-0. Sulfidation of iron-based alloys usually begins above what temperature? ( C / API 571 4. Class 2 C. Thickness measurement of the valve body to verify that there is no internal corrosion B.1 Page 30 ) A.0025=0. Measurements from an inspection of a Class 3 pipe reveal an actual metal thickness of 0. Upstream and downstream block valves are sealed or chained and locked in the proper position 103. 500℉(260℃) D.180 inch. the service of the system was changed.35 mm). An adequate statistical sample size sample size be measured and averaged B. The hydrocarbons.01=0. In January 2004.15/0. Measurements on the thinnest point repeated at the same location C.1 0. Inspected every 3 years D. Which of the following is not part of external visual on stream inspection of a relief valves ? ( A ) A.3. Evaluated for possible removal C. Class 1 B.18 ? 0. The retirement thickness of 0. June 2014 C.350 inch (8.3(c) Page 4-159 ) A. what classification should this piping receive? ( B / API 570 6. Welds must be 100% visually examined when it is impractical to perform a pressure test B.3 (a) Page 39 ) A.100.7 Table 2) A.004 Remain Life: 0. it is important that : ( B / API 570 5. Which of the following statements is correct regarding pressure testing a portion of a piping system replaced during an outage? (B / API570 8. Inspected at an interval that is half that of the rest of the piping system 109.4.064 mm) per year. Corrosion/erosion D. The calculated minimum thickness is 0. Bellows vents are open and clear. 5 years C.1/0.1-1993.350-0.1-2004.0025 inch (0. June 2016 LT=0. For corrosion rate determinations to be valid.02/5=0. if release would evaporate slowly. and any connected piping is routed to a safe location D. The recommended maximum inspection interval for thickness measurement for an injection point circuit is: . closed valves.5=2016. 300℉(149℃) B.250 inch (6. 10 years D.01 0. January 2012 B. Class 4 102.4.15 ST=0. 20 years 107.4. 400℉(204℃) C.5 years 2009.2.18/2009.00875 시스템이 변경되면 CR LT 는 의미값 없음 D. If the corrosion rate/is 0.18-0. Atmospheric corrosion C.2 2009. blinds. No gags. Class 3 D.14/16=0.6 104. Industry qualified UT examiners are utilized D. 650℉(343℃) 101. The thickness measurement in January 2009 was 0.320 inch.32 0. Welds may be accepted by leak testing when is impractical to perform a pressure test D.32-0. What type of corrosion can result in significantly higher rates of metal loss? ( C / API 574 7. 3 years Remain Life= 0. Filiform corrosion B.1 + 7. A piping system installed in January 1993 had and initial thickness of 0.7. Deadlegs in a piping system should be: (B/API574 7.3) A. The inspector may exempt welds in this service from NDE and pressure testing 105.0025=40x1/2=20 or 10 중 작은 값값 선택 B.01=0.89 mm).4. A thickness of 0.

determined by class D. 2 hours 112. 10 years or one-half the remaining life. within 3 years C. whichever is less B.8. minimum of 12 inches or 3 pipe diameters (whichever is less) B. inspection of selected spools should be scheduled.( A / API 570 Table 2 Page 43 ) A.9 Page 26 ) A.4. 1 hour D. 3 years or one-half the remaining life. A hydrostatic pressure test on a piping system must be maintained for a minimum of : ( A / ASME B31. maximum of 12 inches or 3 pipe diameters (whichever is less) D. before an upcoming turnaround 111. 10 minutes B.5. within 1 year B. whichever is less C. within 5 years D.2. If the potential for environmental cracking is suspected when reviewing previous inspection reports.3 Page 44 ) A.2 Page 82) A. whichever is less 110. 30 minutes C.3 345. minimum of 12 inches or 3 pipe diameters (whichever is greater) . 5 years one-half the remaining life. ( D / API 574 7. The recommended upstream limit of the injection point circuit is a : ( D / API 570 5. maximum of 12 inches or 3 pipe diameters (whichever is greater) C.