Are You Babysitting Material?

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Are You Babysitting Material? - Quiz

Take a babysitting quiz with real life situations. What would you do questions. Are you babysitting material?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    You are baby sitting Tommy who is 4 and jenna who is 7. when you get there Tommy cries he wants his mom, so jenna decides to be mean and say don't be such a cry baby! what do you do?

    • A.

      Spank Jenna

    • B.

      Tell her that was very mean and comfort Tommy.

    • C.

      Agree with Jenna

    • D.

      Scream at Jenna and send her to bed

    Correct Answer
    B. Tell her that was very mean and comfort Tommy.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is to tell Jenna that her comment was very mean and then comfort Tommy. This response addresses both the inappropriate behavior of Jenna and the emotional needs of Tommy. By acknowledging Jenna's meanness, it helps to teach her about empathy and kindness. Comforting Tommy shows support and reassurance, helping him feel better in the absence of his mom.

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  • 2. 

    Tommy and Jenna want a pile of unhealthy junk for dinner.  you tell them...

    • A.

      Eat whatever

    • B.

      No and give them some celery and carrots

    • C.

      Sure go ahead

    • D.

      Explain that there are better choices like vegetable soup

    Correct Answer
    D. Explain that there are better choices like vegetable soup
    Explanation
    The correct answer suggests that instead of allowing Tommy and Jenna to eat unhealthy junk for dinner, it is better to explain to them that there are healthier options available, such as vegetable soup. This answer promotes making healthier choices and encouraging a balanced diet.

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  • 3. 

    Jenna chokes on some broccoli!!! Quick what do you do first?!?!

    • A.

      Call her parents

    • B.

      Call 911, then give her the Heimlich

    • C.

      Give her the Heimlich, then call 911 if it doesn't work

    • D.

      Laugh at her

    Correct Answer
    B. Call 911, then give her the Heimlich
    Explanation
    Choking can be a life-threatening emergency, and it's essential to act quickly to provide assistance. Calling 911 immediately and then administering the Heimlich maneuver can help dislodge the obstruction and save the person's life. Laughing at someone who is choking is inappropriate and potentially harmful.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the following is an essential aspect of effective communication for a babysitter?

    • A.

      Using complex vocabulary to impress the children.

    • B.

      Providing clear and concise instructions.

    • C.

      Ignoring the children's questions and concerns.

    • D.

      Speaking loudly to assert authority.

    Correct Answer
    B. Providing clear and concise instructions.
    Explanation
    Effective communication is crucial for a babysitter to ensure the safety and well-being of the children. Providing clear and concise instructions helps the children understand expectations and promotes cooperation. Using simple language and being patient are key to successful communication in this role.

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  • 5. 

    Jenna and Tommy are hungry again. What do you give them?

    • A.

      A chocolate chip cookie

    • B.

      Some grapes

    • C.

      A sandwich and carrots

    • D.

      Dont give them anything

    Correct Answer
    C. A sandwich and carrots
    Explanation
    Jenna and Tommy are hungry again and the best option to give them sandwich and carrots. 

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  • 6. 

    Time to put Tommy and Jenna to bed. Tommy starts crying he had a bad dream. What do you do now?

    • A.

      Send him back to his room

    • B.

      Let him wait up for his mom and dad

    • C.

      Explain that it wasn't real and give him a hug

    • D.

      Yell at him

    Correct Answer
    C. Explain that it wasn't real and give him a hug
    Explanation
    When Tommy starts crying because he had a bad dream, the best course of action is to explain to him that it wasn't real and give him a hug. This response shows empathy and reassurance, helping Tommy feel safe and comforted. By explaining that the dream was not real, it helps alleviate his fears and anxieties. Offering a hug provides physical comfort and emotional support, further soothing Tommy and helping him calm down before going back to bed. This approach promotes a nurturing and caring environment for Tommy's emotional well-being.

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  • 7. 

    Finally the parents come home. When they ask how they behaived, what do you say?

    • A.

      Be honest and tell them there were a few problems but you took care of it

    • B.

      They were angels now give me my money

    • C.

      They were horrible and i am never coming here again.

    • D.

      They were ok can i please just have my money.

    Correct Answer
    A. Be honest and tell them there were a few problems but you took care of it
    Explanation
    The suggested explanation is that it is important to be honest with the parents about any problems that occurred while they were away, but also reassure them that you handled the situation and took care of it. This shows responsibility and accountability for any issues that may have arisen, while also providing the parents with peace of mind that their children were well taken care of.

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