Industry questions This is a list of recently added questions about industry. Play industry quiz and see all the questions. Which country is the leading producer of wool?Australia is the leading producer of wool (25% of global production) which is mostly from Merino sheep. Other large producters of wool are New Zealand, China and the United States (mostly in Texas and New Mexico).Created by: globalquiz.organimals of Australia riddles »hard 43% United StatesUnited States260New ZealandNew Zealand2389AustraliaAustralia2445ArgentinaArgentina534 Which country is the leading producer of tobacco?China. In recent years, the production of tobacco is growing due to increased productivity by developing nations. The top producers of tobacco are China (39.6%), India (8.3%), Brazil (7.0%) and the United States (4.6%).Created by: globalquiz.orgtobacco riddles »very hard 32% USAUSA288ChinaChina903CubaCuba991BrazilBrazil567 Which of the G8 countries is the smallest emitter of carbon dioxide?France. Low carbon dioxide emission in France is a result of large investments in nuclear technology. Most electricity produced by France is generated by 59 nuclear power plants. As a side-effect renewable energies are having difficulty taking off.Created by: globalquiz.orgecology riddles »very hard 35% FranceFrance1532CanadaCanada1526JapanJapan903RussiaRussia414 Which South American country has the largest fishing industry? Peru has the most productive fisheries in the world thanks to the currents “Humboldt” and “El Niño”, which converge bringing nutrients-rich water to the surface. Peru's fishing sector led the world during the mid-1960s. The production since then has fluctuated radically because of overfishing. Today, Peru's fishing industry is still the second largest in the world. Created by: globalquiz.orgfishing riddles »hard 43% PeruPeru1907AgerntinaAgerntina1025BrazilBrazil793VenezuelaVenezuela704 Which country in the world captures the most fish?China, with one-fifth of the world's population, accounts for one-third of the world's reported fish production and two-thirds of the worlds reported aquaculture production. Chinese fishing fleet has access to numerous distant fishing grounds through agreements with foreign countries. That includes West African coast and North and South Pacific.Created by: globalquiz.orgfish riddles »hard 46% United StatesUnited States506ChileChile1106ChinaChina3129JapanJapan1964 Rockefeller's Standard Oil used to be the most profitable company in the world. What happened to it?It was forcily split to several independent companies. In 1911, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that Standard Oil must be dissolved under the Sherman Antitrust Act and split into 34 companies. Four of these companies were "Jersey Standard", which became Exxon, "Standard Oil of New York" which became Mobil, "Standard Oil of Ohio" which became SOHIO, "Standard Oil of Indiana" which became Amoco and "Standard Oil of California" which became the Chevron Corp.Created by: Masahiro Yakocompanies riddles »hard 53% it went bankruptit went bankrupt747it was renamed Texacoit was renamed Texaco1583it was renamed Chevronit was renamed Chevron672it was forcily split to several independent companiesit was forcily split to several independent companies3441 What kind of building is that?Solar power plant. In The PS10 Solar Power Plant, 624 movable mirrors concentrate the sun's rays to the top of a 115 meter (377 ft) high, tower where a steam turbine is located. The plant is located near Seville, Spain.Created by: globalquiz.orgelectricity riddles »average 66% superlighthousesuperlighthouse1377solar power plantsolar power plant6033tent-type greenhousetent-type greenhouse600a fountain in Dubaia fountain in Dubai1037 What kind of crude oil is better? (more expensive)Sweet crude oil contains small amounts of hydrogen sulfide (in contrast to sour crude oil). Low-sulfur crude oil is in high demand as it is used to produce high-quality gasoline without the need for expensive processes of removing sulfur impurities. The term "sweet" originates from the fact that a low level of sulfur provides the oil with a mildly sweet taste and pleasant smell. Nineteenth century prospectors would taste and smell small quantities of oil to determine its quality.Created by: globalquiz.orgnatural resources riddles »hard 45% sweet crude oilsweet crude oil3802sour crude oilsour crude oil1474salty crude oilsalty crude oil1022bitter crude oilbitter crude oil2034 Which company produces the most advanced Japanese tank?Mitsubishi. Type 10 tank (pictured) is manufactured by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, one of the core companies of the Mitsubishi Group. MHI is the world's 23rd-largest defense contractor measured by 2011 defense revenues, and the largest based in Japan.Created by: Teddytanks riddles »average 63% ToyotaToyota2845SonySony1033MitsubishiMitsubishi11286HondaHonda2636 Which of the following was a large scale industry in the 19th century?Ice harvesting. In the United States, the first cargo of ice was sent from New York City to Charleston in 1799, and by the first half of the 19th century, ice harvesting had become big business. Ice was imported into England from Norway, Trieste sent it to Egypt, and Switzerland to France. Ice production is still a large business though it is no more harvested from lakes. In 2002, there were 426 commercial ice-making companies in the United States.Created by: Riho Ishiihistory riddles »easy 71% Ice harvestingIce harvesting5221Snow cleaningSnow cleaning992Smoke productionSmoke production388Soil magnetizationSoil magnetization681 Play industry quiz and see all the questions.