Hazmat Operations Practice

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1.  Container marking that is used for fixed facilities
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B.
C.
D.
2.  How should you approach a hazard
3.  Match the following dispersion patterns with their definations
A. Semicircular or dome shaped pattern of the airborne hazardous material that is still partially in contact with the ground or water
A.
B. Ball shaped pattern of the airborne hazardous material where the material has collectively risen above the ground or water
B.
C. An irregularly shaped pattern of the airborne hazardous material where wind and/or topography influence the downrange course from the point of release
C.
D. A triangular-shaped pattern of the airborne hazardous material with a point source at the breach and a wide base downrange
D.
E. Liquid material flowing with the topography, but remaining generally consistent in width for the length of the spill
E.
F. Liquids assume an equally shaped circle in all directions and accumulates in low areas
F.
G. An irregular or indiscriminate deposit or pattern with no definitive shape of the hazardous material
G.
4.  Hazard class 5 is (check all that apply)
A.
B.
C.
D.
5.  An Intermodal container is marked that same as a highway transport vehicle, but has a shippers ID number (3 letter abbreviation followed by the letter "U") and then numbers
A.
B.
6.  A/an _____ _____ _____is defined by NFPA 472 as a person who responds to hazardous materials/WMD incidents for the purpose of implementing or supporting actions to protect nearby persons, the environment, or property from the effects of release
7.  Which is NOT a type of fixed tank
A.
B.
C.
D.
8.  Match the following class 4 Hazard class divisions
A. Flammable Solid
A.
B. Sontaneously Combustible Material
B.
C. Dangerous When Wet Material
C.
9.  This Container is designed for materials with low levels of radiation that poses a limited hazard to the public and the environment.  May be liquid or solid.  Can be made of concrete or glass
A.
B.
C.
D.
10.  Fixed storage tanks can be:
  1. _____ _____
  2. _____ _____
  3. _____ __ _____
11.  Match the following high temperture-protective suits
A. Short term exposure (2000deg(F) Level D
A.
B. Short term exposure (2000deg (F) Close approach
B.
C. Total Flame, can stand prolonged exposure
C.
12.  A bill of lading is used for Highway transport and rail vehicles
A.
B.
13.  Match the following Cargo tanks
A. Capacity: 10,000gal. Pressure: 3 - 5psi. Carries fuel oil, gasoline, alcohol, flammable/combustable liquids (may contain any liquid, such as food products). Has large oval ends/elliptical cross-section. Usually made of aluminum
A.
B. Capacity: up to 7000 gal. Pressure: 18psi @ 100deg. Carries flammables, corrosives. Most common construction is double-shell with insulation, featuring 1 or 2 compartments with overturn protection
B.
C. Capacity: 5,000 - 6,000 gal. Pressure: 35 - 50psi. Carries high density liquids and strong corrosives. Access housing area is often coated with a black, tar-like material to protect the surface from the contents
C.
D. Capacity: 2,500 - 11,500 gal. Pressure: more than 100psi. Carries liquefied compressed gases such as propane. Hemispherical or ellipsoidal ends or heads
D.
E. Capacity: 5,000 - 14,000 gal. Pressure: 23.5 - 500psi. Carries gas that is cooled to t least -150degF until it becomes a liquid. Ends are "dished". Cotrol valves are located in a compartment on the back or on the side just forward of the trailer wheels
E.
F. Capacity: up to 1,500cu. ft. Carries pneumatically unloaded transport bulk items such as cement, dry caustic soda, oxidizers, plastic products, fertilizer such as ammonium nitrate, grain and other food products. Also known as "hopper" trailers. Has one or more cone shaped bins
F.
G. Capacity: 1000lbs min. Pressure: 3,000 - 5,000psi. Carries bulk non-liquefied compressed gases. All cylinders contain the same material (independently piped). Fill and discharge of product are done through a manifold header, usually located at the rear of the trailer
G.
14.  The following are ways a container can breach except
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
F.
15.  Hazard Class 7 is
A.
B.
C.
D.
16.  Check each surrounding condition that should be noted by responders when surveying hazardous materials incidents (check all that apply)
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
17.  Capacity:       4,000 - 45,000 gallons Pressure:      100 - 600 psi Used for:       Flammable/nonflammable gases, and poisonous gases Cylindrical, non-compartmented steel or aluminum tanks with rounded heads.  They are top loading/unloading,              pressure relief, and guaging loacated inside a protective housing (dome) mounted on a singlemanway.
A.
B.
C.
D.
18.  A blood agent will decrease the function of the hemoglobin in the blood
A.
B.
19.  This type of chemical causes damage to the nervous system
A.
B.
C.
D.
20.  Match the following Class 1 Hazard class divisions
A. Mass explosion hazard
A.
B. Projection hazard
B.
C. Fire hazard
C.
D. Minor explosion hazard
D.
E. Very insensitive explosives with mass explosion hazard
E.
F. Extremely insensitive no mass explosion hazard
F.
21.  A flammable liquid has a flash point lower than 141 deg (F)
A.
B.
22.  Check all types of respitory protection available
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
F.
23.  Which of the following is NOT a signal word that is used on a pipeline marker
A.
B.
C.
D.
24.  Approach hazards from____, ____, and ____
25.  A substance that can cause unconsciousness or death by suffocation
A.
B.
C.
D.
26.  This type of chemical causes liver damage
A.
B.
C.
D.
27.  Match the following Definations:
A. The temperature of a substance when the vapor pressure exceeds atmospheric pressure and the luquid turns into a gas at the surface
A.
B. The ablility of a material to undergo a chemical change
B.
C. A measure of a substance's tendency to deteriorate in the presence of another substance or in a particular environment
C.
D. The minimum concentration of vapor to air below which a flame will not propagate in the presence of an ignition source
D.
E. The maximum vapor to air concentration above, which a flame will not propagate
E.
F. The temperature at which a liquid will give off sufficient vapors that will ignite readily given an ignition source
F.
G. The minimum temperature required to cause self-sustained combustion in the absence of any source of ignition
G.
H. Refers to solids, and is expressed in microns or percent passing through a meshed screen
H.
I. A materials ability to stay within the area of realease for a long period of time
I.
J. Ratio of the weight of a liquid or solid as compared to an equal amount of water
J.
28.  Match the following non bulk packages
A. Capacity: generally will not exceed 100lbs. Carries both hazardous and nonhazrdous materisls such as toxics, corrosives, pesticides, insecticides, oxidizers, and flammable materals (cement, fertilizers). Can be made of paper and fiber to plastic and plastic lined
A.
B. Capacity: generally will not exceed 20gal. Carries both hazardous and non hazardous materials such as toxics, corrosives (acids/caustics), and water. (Sulfuric acid, hydrochloric acid, ammonium hydroxide). Is a glass bottle with a protective cover to keep the bottle from breaking
B.
C. Capacity: less than 1000lbs (water capacity). Pressure: from a few lbs - several thousand psi. Carries hazardous and non hazardous materials such as toxics, corrosives, pesticides, insecticides, oxidizers, and flammable materials
C.
D. Capacity: generally 55gal. Carries liquids or solids depending on construction. Can be open head, or closed head
D.
E. Container with in a container with insulation between containers. Used for cryogenic liquids
E.
29.  CHEMTREC will not assist in determining the size of the endangered area of a hazardous materials/WMD incident
A.
B.
30.  Container marking that is used for vehicles or containers
A.
B.
C.
D.
31.  This is also known as a hopper trailer. Contents: bulk solids such as:  cement, dry caustic soda, oxidizers, plastic products, fertilizer such as ammonium nitrate, grain, and other food products, but may contain toxic materials Has 1 or more cone shaped bins Capacities:  up to 1,500 cu. ft. PSI of less than 80  
A.
B.
C.
D.
32.  A material that can cause an exposed individual to have a seizure
A.
B.
C.
D.
33.  Match the following Definations:
A. Manifest at a later time which can be years
A.
B. Result from radiated, convected, conducted, or direct heat exposure
B.
C. Results from some dominant physical force
C.
D. Results from a reaction or interaction between a chemical
D.
E. Ratio of the weight of a vapor as compared to an equal amount of air
E.
F. The pressure at any given temperature at which the vapor and liquid phases of the substance is in equilibrium in a closed container
F.
G. The ability of a material to blend uniformly with another
G.
H. The transfer of a hazardous material to persons, equipment, and the environment in greater than acceptble quantities
H.
I. The indirect transfer when contaminated personnel or equipment carries a contaminant away from the hot zone and transfer it to another person
I.
J. Presents the symptom immediately
J.
34.  A container can release it's contents (breach) by all of the following except
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
35.  Which of the following is NOT a type of fixed storage tank
A.
B.
C.
D.
36.  A material that causes cancerous growths in living tissue is
A.
B.
C.
D.
37.  Container marking that is used for tanks at fixed facilities
A.
B.
C.
D.
38. 
  • Pressure:  25.4-100 psi.
  • HAZARD class:  3,4,5,6,8
  • Used to carry non hazardous and hazardous materials/WMD.  Toxic, corrosive, alcohols, pesticides, insecticides, and flammable materials (food grade commodities, liquid fertilizers, resins, sodium cyanide, water treatment chemicals, and whiskey
A.
B.
C.
D.
39.  Container marking that is used for individual packages
A.
B.
C.
D.
40.  What are the three basic principles that affect an exposure to external radiation
A.
B.
C.
D.
41.  Match the following Non-Pressure Facility Tanks
A. Capacity: varies, HAZARD class: 3,4,5,8. Stores flammable/combustable liquids, corrosives, oxidizers, and solvents. Permanently attached, sloped roof with weak seams.
A.
B. Capacity: 50,000 - 1,000,000, HAZARD class: 3. Stores flammable/combustable liquids
B.
C. Capacity: 50,000 - 1,000,000, HAZARD class: 3,8. Stores flammable/combustable/corrosive liquids
C.
D. Capacity: varies, HAZARD class: 3. Stores flammable/combustable liquids. Is also refered to as internal floating roof. Has large vents on the top of the tank shell
D.
E. Capacity: up to about 8,500,000, HAZARD class: 3,5,9. Stores flammable/combustable liquids and some not hazardous materials. Vertical storage tank that has a giant bulge or dome on it's top
E.
F. Capacity: 300 - 10,000, HAZARD class: 3,5,6,8,9. Commonly used for bulk storage in conjunction with fuel dispensing operations. Cas also store solvents, oxidizers, poisonous liquids, and corrosives
F.
42.  ORM-D material is one that presents a greater hazard than is classified by any other hazard class
A.
B.
43.  Is contamination that is carried in waste runoff as a by-product of the decontamination process.
A.
B.
C.
D.
44.  Pressure:      Low-pressure liquids (25 psi or lower) ..Refrigerated Contents:       Liquids are typically Argon, Ethylene, Hydrogen, Nitrogen, and Oxygen Has control valve that is normally located in a compartment along the side HAZARD class:  2.2  
A.
B.
C.
D.
45.  Match the following Class 2 Hazard class divisions
A. Flammable gases
A.
B. Non-Flammable, Non Poisonous Compressed gases
B.
C. Poisonous gases
C.
46.  Match the following Hazard classes
A. Explosives
A.
B. Compressed Gases
B.
C. Flammable/Combustable liquids
C.
D. Flammable Solids
D.
E. Oxidizers/Organic Peroxides
E.
F. Poisons
F.
G. Radioactives
G.
H. Corrosives
H.
I. Miscellaneous
I.
47.  A booby trap is one way someone might try to incapacitate or delay an emergency responder
A.
B.
48.  What indicates that a rail car is NOT owned by the railroad
A.
B.
C.
D.
49.  Match the following Intermodal tank containers
A. Pressure: 24.5 - 100psi. HAZARD class: 3,4,5,6,8. Carries Non hazardous and hazardous materials/WMD. Transport tosic, corrosive, alcohols, pesticides, insectides, and flammable materials
A.
B. Pressure: 14.5 - 25.4psi. HAZARD class: 2,3. Example: Whiskey, Wine
B.
C. Pressure: 100 - 500psi. HAZARD class: 2,3. Carries liquefied petroleum gas, anhydrous ammonia, motor fuel anti knock compound, and aluminum alkyis
C.
D. Pressure: 25psi or less. HAZARD class: 2.2. Carries refrigerated liquid gases such as helium, nitrogen, and oxygen. Internationally called IMO Type 7 tank container
D.
E. Pressure: 3,000 - 5,000psi. HAZARD class: 2. Carries helium, nitrogen, and oxygen. High-pressure cylinders permanently mounted within an ISO frame.
E.
50.  The following are all advantages of emergency decontamination process except
A.
B.
C.
D.
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