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  • 1. 
    Identify the correct order of step when caring for a victim who is bleeding externally
    • A. 

      Apply direct pressure to the wound, apply a pressure bandage

    • B. 

      Elevate the wound, apply direct pressure to the wound, apply a pressure bandage, then if necessary compress an artery at a pressure point

    • C. 

      Compress an artery at a pressure point, apply direct pressure to the wound, then apply a pressure bandage

    • D. 

      Apply direct pressure to the wound, elevate the wound, apply a pressure bandage

  • 2. 
    A friend collapses. As she regains consciousness she has difficulty speaking and one side of her face and body appear to be paralyzed. These signals leas you to believe your friend has-
    • A. 

      A diabetic emergency

    • B. 

      Stroke

    • C. 

      Seizure

    • D. 

      Poisoning

  • 3. 
    You are caring for a victim of and car accident. The Victim is complaining of pain in her abdomen, nausea, and extreme thirst.  She also has a pulse the is rapid and weak.  What condition might you suspect?
    • A. 

      Internal Bleeding

    • B. 

      External Bleeding

    • C. 

      Stroke

    • D. 

      Heart Attack

  • 4. 
    Minor Internal Bleeding can be cared for by?
    • A. 

      Apply Gauze to the skin over the wound to slow the bleeding

    • B. 

      Call 911 immediately

    • C. 

      Apply ice to the injured area to help reduce pain and swelling

    • D. 

      Compressing a pressure point between the injured area and the heart

  • 5. 
    Which is a signal of shock?
    • A. 

      Calm quite reaction to surroundings

    • B. 

      Skin the is dry and normal in color

    • C. 

      Restlessness or irritability

    • D. 

      A red rash

  • 6. 
    General care for shock may include
    • A. 

      Cooling the victim to protect vital organs from injury

    • B. 

      Leaving the victim to rest quietly so the victim can get better

    • C. 

      Helping the victim rest as comfortably as possible

    • D. 

      Elevating the head so the victim can see their surroundings better

  • 7. 
    What is the 1st step you should take in caring for a victim with burns?
    • A. 

      Check to see if the scene is safe

    • B. 

      Call 911

    • C. 

      Remove the victim from the source of the burn

    • D. 

      Cool the burned area to stop buring

  • 8. 
    Chemical burn to the eye should be treated by?
    • A. 

      Encourage the victim to blink and letting tears wash the chemical out of the eye

    • B. 

      Cool wet compress over the eye

    • C. 

      Giving no treatment instead call 911

    • D. 

      Flush the eye with cool running water

  • 9. 
    In general you should elevate an injury above the heart unless:
    • A. 

      Ice has been applied to the area to reduce swelling

    • B. 

      There is no feeling in the extremity beyond the injury site

    • C. 

      You suspect a fracture or dislocation unless if has been splinted

    • D. 

      Victim has trouble walking or breathing

  • 10. 
    You think that Mary has sprained her knee.  You are applying a splint to that knee.  It should immobilize the...
    • A. 

      Entire leg and foot

    • B. 

      Knee only

    • C. 

      Knee and bone below the knee

    • D. 

      Knee and bones above and below the knee

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is the most important reason to check the see before approaching to help a victim?
    • A. 

      Another responder may already be helping the vicitm

    • B. 

      You might become a victim yourself if the scene is unsafe

    • C. 

      You must know what happened to give proper first aid

    • D. 

      The EMS call taker will want to know details about the scene

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is a mild reaction to a bite or sting?
    • A. 

      Redness at the entry site

    • B. 

      Redness throughout the body

    • C. 

      Redness on one side of the body

    • D. 

      Redness on the face

  • 13. 
    You suspect that a victim has ingested a poison you should-
    • A. 

      Locate the drug of product containers to give to EMS

    • B. 

      Give the person something to drink

    • C. 

      Call the National Poison Control Center or 911

    • D. 

      Have the victim vomit

  • 14. 
    You should care for victims of substance abuse of misuse using the same general priniciples recommended for victims of-
    • A. 

      Poisoning

    • B. 

      Any emergency

    • C. 

      Life-threatening conditions

    • D. 

      Psychiatric emergencies

  • 15. 
    The first step you would take for a person suffering from a high body temperature
    • A. 

      Place the victim in a tub of cold water

    • B. 

      Remove them from the hot environment

    • C. 

      Call 911

    • D. 

      Give victim cold water to drink to lower body temperature

  • 16. 
    The steps you follow in an emergency are performed in the following order
    • A. 

      Perform Initial assessment, size up the scene and summon EMS

    • B. 

      Perform initial assessment, summon EMS and size up the scene

    • C. 

      Size up the scene, perform initial assessment and summon EMS

    • D. 

      Size up scene, summon EMS and perform initial assessment

  • 17. 
    How can you best protect yourself from possible bloodborne pathogen transmission when providing care
    • A. 

      Ask the victim first if he or she has any diseases

    • B. 

      Wash hands before giving care

    • C. 

      Use first aid supplies, like bandages and dressings, as barriers when in contact with the victim

    • D. 

      Use personal protective equipment, such as gloves and breathing barriers

  • 18. 
    You come upon a scene where someone seems hurt.  Why should you size up the scene before approaching the victim?
    • A. 

      To determine if the scene is safe

    • B. 

      To determine what care to provide

    • C. 

      To see if EMS is already providing care

    • D. 

      To see if the victim really needs help

  • 19. 
    You are summoned to a store parking lot to help a man who has collapsed.  The victim appears to be unconscious. After sizing up the scene and determining the scene is safe, you should do what next?
    • A. 

      Check for signs of life A,B,C's

    • B. 

      Check the victim for consciousness

    • C. 

      Provide CPR

    • D. 

      Move the victim from the parking lot

  • 20. 
    You see a woman collapse in front of you what entering a building.  You size up the scene and then check the woman for consciousness, but she does not respond.  What should you do next?
    • A. 

      Call, or have someone call 911

    • B. 

      Check for signs of Life A, B, C's

    • C. 

      Drive the woman to the hospital

    • D. 

      Give 2 rescue breaths

  • 21. 
    You respond to an emergency and find 4 victims.  Which one should you care for 1st?
    • A. 

      Victim with minor burns

    • B. 

      Victim who is bleeding lightly from his thigh

    • C. 

      Victim who is complaining of abdominal cramps

    • D. 

      Victim who is unconscious

  • 22. 
    You perform and initial assessment because?
    • A. 

      It enables you to protect the victim and bystanders from dangers at the scene

    • B. 

      It identifies conditions that are an immediate threat to life

    • C. 

      It identifies the number of victims

    • D. 

      It protects you from legal liabilities

  • 23. 
    The role of the professional rescuer in the EMS system is to-
    • A. 

      Determine what help is needed and provide instructions to a lay responder before help arrives

    • B. 

      Provide transitional care between a lay responders initial actions and care of EMS

    • C. 

      Recognize and emergency and active EMS by calling 911

    • D. 

      Serve as an extension of the emergency room physician

  • 24. 
    Signs and symptoms of respiratory distress include
    • A. 

      Excessive thirst

    • B. 

      Skin that is yellow in color

    • C. 

      Sneezing itchy watery eyes

    • D. 

      Gurgling, wheezing, and or high pitched noises

  • 25. 
    Chest compressions for an adult should be performed at a rate of
    • A. 

      60 compressions a minute

    • B. 

      100 compressions a minute

    • C. 

      130 compressions a minute

    • D. 

      Less than 90 compressions a minute

  • 26. 
    A child begins to choke there is no air exchange  you should
    • A. 

      Check the childs pulse and then give back blows and abdominal thrusts

    • B. 

      Give 30 chest compressions followed by 2 rescue breaths

    • C. 

      Try to give 2 rescue breaths

    • D. 

      Stand behind the child and give back blows followed by abdominal thrusts

  • 27. 
    Where do you place your hands to give abdominal thrusts on a choking victim?
    • A. 

      In the middle of the abdomen just above the navel

    • B. 

      In the middle of the abdomen just below the navel

    • C. 

      On the navel

    • D. 

      On the rib cage

  • 28. 
    The rate for Adult rescue breathing is?
    • A. 

      1 breath every 5 seconds

    • B. 

      1 breath every 3 seconds

    • C. 

      2 breaths every 5 seconds

    • D. 

      2 breaths every 4 seconds

  • 29. 
    The rate for Child and infant rescue breathing is?
    • A. 

      1 breath every 4 seconds

    • B. 

      1 breath every 5 seconds

    • C. 

      2 breaths every 5 seconds

    • D. 

      1 breath every 3 seconds

  • 30. 
    To determine if a person is breathing
    • A. 

      Check for a pulse

    • B. 

      Look for movement and look listen and feel for breathing for no more than 10 seconds

    • C. 

      Look in the victims mouth for 10 seconds

    • D. 

      Press the ribs and feel for resistance

  • 31. 
    Cycles of CPR for a Child and infant single rescuer is
    • A. 

      30 compressions and 2 breaths

    • B. 

      15 compressions and 2 breaths

    • C. 

      5 compressions and 1 breath

    • D. 

      20 compressions and 1 breath

  • 32. 
    Cycles of CPR for 2 person rescuer child and infant
    • A. 

      10 compressions and 2 breaths

    • B. 

      15 compressions and 2 breaths

    • C. 

      20 compressions and 3 breaths

    • D. 

      30 compressions and 2 breaths

  • 33. 
    Early Defibrillation can-
    • A. 

      Increase the number of cardiac arrest victims being saved

    • B. 

      Increase the amount of oxygen circulated to the blood

    • C. 

      Reduce the need for EMS

    • D. 

      Result in more effective CPR

  • 34. 
    An abnormal heart rhythm characterized by totally disorganized electrical activity that results on the inablility of the heart to pump blood is
    • A. 

      Asystole

    • B. 

      Normal Sinus Rhythm

    • C. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • D. 

      Ventricular Tachycardia

  • 35. 
    An electrical shock delivered to the heart to correct and certain abnormal heart rhythm is know as
    • A. 

      Asystole

    • B. 

      Defibrillation

    • C. 

      Diastole

    • D. 

      Fibrillation

  • 36. 
    After you have attached the pads to a victim you should
    • A. 

      Check for the absence of movement, breathing, and a pulse

    • B. 

      Deliver a shock if indicated by the AED

    • C. 

      Plug in the connector to the AED if necessary

    • D. 

      Wipe the victims chest dry

  • 37. 
    The pads on an AED should be placed on an adult-
    • A. 

      On the lower left side of the chest and the lower right side

    • B. 

      On the upper left side and the lower right side

    • C. 

      On the upper left side and the upper right side

    • D. 

      On the upper right side and the lower left side

  • 38. 
    To determine if an AED is needed you should
    • A. 

      Deliver a shock if prompted

    • B. 

      Look for movement, and check for breathing and a pulse

    • C. 

      Place the pads on the chest

    • D. 

      Tell others to stand clear

  • 39. 
    It is important to have everyone stand clear before using and AED to deliver a shock because
    • A. 

      An AED will not deliver and shock to the victim

    • B. 

      Individuals can be injured by the shock

    • C. 

      The AED will not analyze unless you stand clear

    • D. 

      The pads could become loose

  • 40. 
    If the AED displays a no shock advised message after analysis you should
    • A. 

      Continue CPR until if analyzes again

    • B. 

      Immediately reanalyze the rhythm

    • C. 

      Recheck pad placement

    • D. 

      Reset AED by turning it off for 10 seconds

  • 41. 
    Which of the following is true about defibrillation?
    • A. 

      It is more likely to be effective if CPR is withheld

    • B. 

      It is used to restart a heart with no electrical activity

    • C. 

      It is intended to briefly disrupt abnormal heart rhythms

    • D. 

      It is not a commonly seen heart rhythm

  • 42. 
    CPR in progress must be stopped
    • A. 

      After the AED has analyzed the heart rhythm, but not while defibrillating

    • B. 

      Never stop CPR since it helps circulate blood containing oxygen

    • C. 

      Once more advanced medical personnel arrive

    • D. 

      When the AED is ready to use

  • 43. 
    Correct hand placement for CPR is for child and adult
    • A. 

      One hand on the chin and two fingers on the center of the chest

    • B. 

      One hand of the forehead and one on the center of the chest

    • C. 

      Two hands on the center of the abdomen

    • D. 

      Two hands on the center of the chest