Landscaping

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Landscaping


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When is the best time to plant new grass seed?
    • A. 

      Summer

    • B. 

      Winter

    • C. 

      Fall

    • D. 

      Spring

  • 2. 
    What is the best beneficial service you can perform to your lawn annually?
    • A. 

      Lawn rolling

    • B. 

      De-thatch

    • C. 

      Nematodes

    • D. 

      Aeration/overseeding

  • 3. 
    How many times a week should you water your lawn?
    • A. 

      3 times

    • B. 

      7 times

    • C. 

      2 times

    • D. 

      5 times

    • E. 

      Depends on mother nature

  • 4. 
    What is considered cultural practice?
    • A. 

      Weeding and feeding

    • B. 

      Sodding

    • C. 

      De- thatching

    • D. 

      Cutting and watering

    • E. 

      Mother nature does all

  • 5. 
    What is the proper use for round up, and why hasn't it also been banned with the rest?
    • A. 

      Kill all weeds on my lawn

    • B. 

      Kill crabgrass around edges

    • C. 

      Worry about concrete areas such as driveway

    • D. 

      Around the city sewer

    • E. 

      Poison ivy at the schools

  • 6. 
    When talking about fertilizer NPK what does the K stand for?
    • A. 

      Potassium

    • B. 

      Nitrogen

    • C. 

      Phosphorus

    • D. 

      Killer

    • E. 

      Color

  • 7. 
    When talking about fertilizer NPK what does the P stand for?
    • A. 

      Phosphorus

    • B. 

      Nitrogen

    • C. 

      2-4-D

    • D. 

      Potassium

  • 8. 
    What is the worst chemical for your lawn
    • A. 

      Round up

    • B. 

      Dog urine

    • C. 

      2_4D

  • 9. 
    A 2-stoke-cycle engine is likely to be found on:
    • A. 

      Subcompact cars built in Greenland

    • B. 

      Chainsaws and weed trimmers

    • C. 

      Mazda RX-9

    • D. 

      Most lawnmowers and snowblowers

  • 10. 
    Is it important to plant the right tree in the right place?
    • A. 

      Yes, because the tree should fit well with the color scheme of the rest of the yard.

    • B. 

      Yes, because the tree should be appropriate for soil conditions, sunlight requirements, height limitations, and crown spread.

    • C. 

      Yes, because the tree might sabotage other trees nearby.

    • D. 

      No, because trees grow naturally in forests anyway.

  • 11. 
    What function does the front hand-guard serve?
    • A. 

      Protects against projecting branches

    • B. 

      Reduces the risk of the operators hand coming into contact with the chain

    • C. 

      Functions as a part of the chain-break device

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    You do not need to premix gasoline and oil in a Stilh chainsaw.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Properly maintaining and inspecting a chainsaw before use will ensure increased productivity and job safety.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    You should attempt all repair work, even if it isn't described in the chainsaw owner's manual.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    How often should you sharpen the chain on your chainsaw?
    • A. 

      Daily

    • B. 

      Weekly

    • C. 

      Every time you refuel the saw

    • D. 

      Only when necessary

  • 16. 
    A properly sharpened chain will produce a finely granulated form of powdery sawdust.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Check the appropriate ways to start a chainsaw. More than 1 answer may apply.
    • A. 

      Drop start

    • B. 

      Ground start

    • C. 

      Standing start

    • D. 

      Throw start

  • 18. 
    To shut off your chainsaw, first apply the chain-break, then:
    • A. 

      Move control lever to full choke

    • B. 

      Move control lever to off position

    • C. 

      Turn switch to off position

    • D. 

      Move control lever to half choke

  • 19. 
    When walking with your chainsaw the engine should always be turned off and the chain-break should be engaged. Which position should the bar be in?
    • A. 

      Facing forward

    • B. 

      Facing rearward

  • 20. 
    It is OK to operate your chainsaw with only one hand, but only in tight areas and while using extreme caution.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Under PPE regulations an employee must:
    • A. 

      Provide their own PPE

    • B. 

      Pay for additional or damaged PPE

    • C. 

      Wear and look after PPE provided

  • 22. 
    The MAIN reason for wearing PPE is:
    • A. 

      It looks good

    • B. 

      It is free

    • C. 

      You are told to

    • D. 

      It protects you

  • 23. 
    If PPE is damaged you should:
    • A. 

      Throw it away and carry on without it

    • B. 

      Repair it yourself

    • C. 

      Carry on until the job is finished

    • D. 

      Stop work until it is replaced

  • 24. 
    What is the proper oil to gas ratio for 2 cycle engines?
    • A. 

      1 to 1

    • B. 

      1 to 2

    • C. 

      1 to 10

    • D. 

      1 to 50

  • 25. 
    What thickness is trimmer line?
    • A. 

      0.08

    • B. 

      0.095

    • C. 

      0.105

    • D. 

      All of the above