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Bloodborne Pathogens Test

22 Questions
Bloodborne Pathogens Quizzes & Trivia

This test will challenge your knowledge of bloodborne pathogens and the training you just received.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Adopt procedures to reduce your exposure

    • B. 

      Offer free hepatitis B immunization

    • C. 

      Offer free evaluation and follow up for employess who experience an exposure incident

    • D. 

      Provide training on exposure control

  • 2. 
    AIDS is more contagious than hepititis B.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Hepatitis is an inflammation of the
  • 4. 
    Bloodborne diseases are transmitted the following ways (mark all correct answers):
    • A. 

      Hugging

    • B. 

      Direct contact with blood

    • C. 

      Unprotected sexual contact

    • D. 

      Sharing needles

    • E. 

      Sharing a ride

  • 5. 
    A negative HIV test means that (choose one):
    • A. 

      You definitely have not been infected

    • B. 

      You show no evidence of HIV antibodies, but you should be tested again at the end of the incubation period to make sure you are not incubating the virus.

  • 6. 
    How many injections are needed for a complete hepatitis B immunization series (choose one):
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

  • 7. 
    To date, no serious side effects of HBV immunization have been noted.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    If you have received a negative reading on a test for AIDS, it is not necessary to be tested again.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    AIDS cannot be transmitted through breast milk.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    When washing your hands, the hotter the water the better.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The "universe" in Universal Precautions refers to:
    • A. 

      The "Big Bang" theory of the origin of the universe

    • B. 

      Taking precautions with all body fluids

    • C. 

      The use of Universal Precautions for some body fluids regardless of the source

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    You don't have to wear gloves when giving first aid if you know what you are doing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Minor defects in PPE should be repaired by the employee.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    What should you do following an exposure incident (mark all correct answers)?
    • A. 

      Nothing

    • B. 

      Stop what you are doing as soon as you can

    • C. 

      Encourage the wound to bleed by squeezing gently

    • D. 

      Wash the wound thoroughly.

    • E. 

      Use an antiseptic

  • 18. 
    What should you do following an exposure incident continued (mark all correct answers)?
    • A. 

      Suck on the wound and spit out the blood

    • B. 

      Report the incident to the Plan Administrator

    • C. 

      Complete an Exposure Incident Report

    • D. 

      Get counseling

    • E. 

      Quit your job

  • 19. 
    You should rinse with peroxide or alcohol (mark all correct answers):
    • A. 

      If your skin was broken or chapped

    • B. 

      If large amounts of infections material were involved

    • C. 

      If the infectious material got into your mouth

    • D. 

      If your skin was pierced

  • 20. 
    Applying pressure to a puncture wound on your finger will stop the potentially infectious material from moving into the blood stream.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    • A. 

      Needlestick

    • B. 

      Splatter of blood into your eye

    • C. 

      Splatter of blood onto your clothing

    • D. 

      Kiss

    • E. 

      Bite

  • 22. 
    • A. 

      So you can be vaccinated against AIDS

    • B. 

      So you can begin medical evaluation and follow-up

    • C. 

      So the source individual can be tested, if possible