How Much Do You Know About Physical Ergonomics?

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How Much Do You Know About Physical Ergonomics? - Quiz

Ergonomics is known as the science of designing the job, equipment, and workplace to fit the worker. Physical ergonomic is one of the 3 aspects of ergonomics. So, how much do you know about physical ergonomics? Do you think you can pass our quiz?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is physical ergonomics?
    • A. 

      It is concerned with with the impact of anatomy, anthropometry, bio-mechanics and more.

    • B. 

      It is concerned with the impact of anatomy.

    • C. 

      It is concerned with the impact on anthropometry

    • D. 

      It is concerned with bio-mechanics.

  • 2. 
    What are the benefits of physical ergonomics?
    • A. 

      The design of both consumer and industrial products.

    • B. 

      The design of consumer products.

    • C. 

      The design of industrial products.

    • D. 

      The design of new products.

  • 3. 
    How is physical ergonomics important in the medical field?
    • A. 

      For those diagnosed with physiological disorders like arthritis.

    • B. 

      For those diagnosed with scoliosis

    • C. 

      For those who are too short.

    • D. 

      For those with fatigue.

  • 4. 
    How many symptoms do workers generally complain about?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      20

  • 5. 
    How many U.S workers suffer from injuries at work every year?
    • A. 

      1.8 million people

    • B. 

      100,000 people

    • C. 

      1 million people.

    • D. 

      2 million people.

  • 6. 
    What type of job normally cause injuries?
    • A. 

      The ones with repetitive and forceful exertions, with frequent heavy lifts, and awkward movements.

    • B. 

      The ones early in the morning.

    • C. 

      The ones where you have to work in chain.

    • D. 

      The ones where you have to rotate a lot.

  • 7. 
    What is OSHA?
    • A. 

      It the old safety and health administration

    • B. 

      It's the occupational safety and health administration.

    • C. 

      It is the overall safety and health administration

    • D. 

      It is the occupational stronger health administration

  • 8. 
    What are WRMDs?
    • A. 

      Work related muscles disorders

    • B. 

      World related muscles disorders

    • C. 

      Work related musculostekeletal disorders.

    • D. 

      Work related muscles diseases.

  • 9. 
    How many serious injuries are accounted for in the US every year?
    • A. 

      600,000

    • B. 

      6000

    • C. 

      8000

    • D. 

      4000

  • 10. 
    How are these injuries recorded?
    • A. 

      Evidence.

    • B. 

      Pictures of the injury.

    • C. 

      Doctor's letters.

    • D. 

      In illness logs, medical records, and job analyses.

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