Annual ESD Awareness Training

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ESD Quizzes & Trivia

A minimum passing score of 95% is mandatory. Please review training materials for failures. Use T. O. 00-25-234 sec7. And 3DXXX-202A�for reference.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the purpose of electrostatic discharge (ESD) awareness?
    • A. 

      Protecting technicians from electrocution

    • B. 

      Minimizing the impact of ESD damage to electrical and electronic parts.

    • C. 

      Ensuring spontaneous fires do not break out while working on electronic devices.

  • 2. 
    What technical order (TO) reference discusses the details of electrostatic discharge (ESD)awareness?
    • A. 

      31-10-14

    • B. 

      36-2903

    • C. 

      00-25-234

  • 3. 
    What is static electricity?
    • A. 

      An electrical charge of varying strengths

    • B. 

      An electrical charge at rest within one body, or that transfers from one body to another

    • C. 

      An electrical charge with a rating of at least 1.21 gigawatts

  • 4. 
    Which of the following objects are sources for static electricity?
    • A. 

      Both B and C

    • B. 

      People, packing material, and tools

    • C. 

      Work surfaces, floors, clothing

  • 5. 
    What is the threshhold of sensitivity or the level of voltage required for a human being to feel a static discharge?
    • A. 

      350 volts

    • B. 

      1000 volts

    • C. 

      3500 volts

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      1350 volts

    • B. 

      1000 Volts

    • C. 

      25 Volts

  • 7. 
    What is required whenever handling ESD sensitive materials?
    • A. 

      An approved static control workstation with or a personnel wrist strap when a full workstation is not feasible.

    • B. 

      Latex gloves and rubber overboots must be adorned before working with ESD sensitive materials

    • C. 

      All users must discharge themselves on a metal doorknob prior to working with ESD sensitive materials.

  • 8. 
    What type of containers or packaging should ESD sensitive materials be transported in?
    • A. 

      Ziploc sandwich bags

    • B. 

      Static shielded bags and non-charge generating packages

    • C. 

      Wrapped in seran wrap and placed in a box of styrofoam

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Always ensure the static control workstation is connected to an approved grounding point.

    • B. 

      Make sure your workstation is clean and smells nice.

    • C. 

      Ensure the static control workstation provides adequate cushion for materials

  • 10. 
    How often should a static control workstation and accompaning wrist strap be inspected?
    • A. 

      Monthly

    • B. 

      Annually

    • C. 

      Before every use!!

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      Touch the tip of the tool to the ESD work surface to dissipate any static charges

    • B. 

      No precautions are necessary

    • C. 

      Touch the tip of the tool with your fingers to dissapate any static charges through your grounded wrist strap

    • D. 

      Either a or c

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      The static generating materials are job essential

    • B. 

      Static generating materials are never allowed on the work surface

    • C. 

      The static generating materials have been recently cleaned

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    The entrance to an ESD control work area should have an attention sign alerting personnel that they are enetering an ESD protective work area?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    A signed ESD control certification document should be:
    • A. 

      Posted at the entrance to the ESD work area

    • B. 

      Stored in a readily accesible file

    • C. 

      Either A or B

  • 15. 
    Wrist Staps (without constant monitoring) require:
    • A. 

      Tested and logged before each initial use

    • B. 

      No testing

    • C. 

      Tested every 90 days

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      You disconnect power and put on your ESD control wrist strap which you've bonded to the items chassis, remove the cover and proceed with the maintenance action.

    • B. 

      You disconnect power. Since you do not intend to remove any ESD sensitive items from the console, no addtional ESD precautions are necessary.

    • C. 

      Lock the entrance to the work are so that no one can enter the work area. Open the panel and quickly perform your maintenance action

    • D. 

      Lock the entrance to the work area so that no one can enter the work area. Turn disconnect power and open the panel and quickly perform your maintenance action.

  • 17. 
    An ESD control workstation consist of?
    • A. 

      An ESD control work surface

    • B. 

      And ESD control wrist strap

    • C. 

      A common point ground

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 18. 
    ESD sensitive items (ESDS) that need to be transported  (in-house) from one ESD work area to another should be?
    • A. 

      Packaged in an ESD protective shielding bag

    • B. 

      Placed in a conductive tote box with lid

    • C. 

      Transported on an ungrounded cart

    • D. 

      Either a or b