79 Questions
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Questions and Answers

- 1.In what year was the CPSC Handbook published?
- 2.Which ASTM Standard pertains to drawstrings on children's clothing?
- A.
F1951

- B.
F2223

- C.
F1816

- D.
F1292

- 3.Which ASTM Standard pertains to standards on playground surfacing?
- A.
F2223

- B.
F1292

- C.
F1951

- D.
F1487

- 4.Which ASTM Standard pertains to the attenuation qualities of different playground surfacing materials?
- A.
F1292

- B.
F1487

- C.
F2223

- D.
F1951

- 5.Which ASTM Standard pertains to Accessability of Surface Systems Under and Around Playground Equipment?
- A.
F1816

- B.
F2049

- C.
F1292

- D.
F1951

- 6.Which ASTM Standard pertains to specifications of playground equipment for public use?
- A.
F2373

- B.
F1951

- C.
F2049

- D.
F1487

- 7.Which ASTM Standard pertains to fences and barriers on playgrounds?
- A.
F1816

- B.
F2373

- C.
F2049

- D.
F2479

- 8.Which ASTM Standard pertains to Poured-In-Place Surfacing?
- A.
F2223

- B.
F2479

- C.
F2075

- D.
F2373

- 9.
- 10.How many inches of shredded/recycled rubber are required to provide a safe fall height of 10 feet?
- A.
9

- B.
10

- C.
6

- D.
7

- 11.9 inches of wood chips can provide a safe fall height of how many feet?
- A.
7

- B.
8

- C.
9

- D.
10

- 12.9 inches of sand provides a safe fall height of how many feet?
- A.
4

- B.
5

- C.
7

- D.
10

- 13.9 inches of wood mulch provides a safe fall height of how many feet?
- A.
4

- B.
5

- C.
7

- D.
10

- 14.9 inches of pea gravel provides a safe fall height of how many feet?
- A.
4

- B.
5

- C.
7

- D.
10

- 15.In what year did CCA stop being processed for playground equipment?
- A.
1981

- B.
2003

- C.
1982

- D.
2005

- 16.At what height would a platform on a structure designed for a 5-12 year old require a barrier?
- 17.At what height would a platform on a structure designed for a 2-5 year old require a barrier?
- 18.What is the minimum height for the top rail of a guardrail on a structure designed for a 5-12 year old
- A.
28"

- B.
29"

- C.
30"

- D.
38"

- 19.What is the minimum height for the top rail of a guardrail on a structure designed for a 2-5 year old?
- 20.At what height would a playground structure designed for a 2-5 year old begin requiring a guardrail?
- 21.The slope on a stairway on a piece of playground equipment should be less than how many degrees?
- 22.The tread width on stairs on playground equipment for children ages 5-12 should be at least ________
- 23.The tread depth on stairs on a piece of playground equipment designed for a child between the ages of 5-12 should be at least ________
- 24.The tread depth on stairs on a piece of playground equipment designed for a child between the ages of 2-5 should be at least ________
- 25.The vertical rise of stairs on a piece of equipment designed for preschoolers should not exceed __________
- 26.The vertical rise of stairs on a piece of equipment designed for school age children should not exceed ________
- 27.The tread width on a step ladder for preschoolers should be between what dimensions?
- 28.The tread width on a step ladder for school age children should be at least how many inches?
- 29.What is the minimum rung width on a ladder designed for children 2-5?
- 30.What is the minimum rung width on a ladder designed for children 5-12?
- 31.What is the appropriate height for a handrail on equipment designed for school age children?
- A.
.95-1.55"

- B.
22-26"

- C.
22-28"

- D.
22-38"

- 32.What is the appropriate height for a handrail on equipment designed for pre-school age children?
- A.
22-38"

- B.
22-24"

- C.
15-20"

- D.
22-26"

- 33.What is the highest amount of inches that a balance beam should be for school age children?
- 34.What is the highest amount of inches that a balance beam should be for children between that ages of 2-5 years old?
- 35.
- 36.The netting of a flexible climber should have an opening whose permiter should not exceed how many inches?
- 37.Which of the following is NOT true about arch climbers?
- A.
Should not be used as the sole means of access to other equipment by preschooler.

- B.
They can never be used by preschoolers.

- C.
The rung diameter should follow the same recommendation as rung ladders.

- D.
There are guidelines for the spacing of the rungs

- 38.When accessing an overhead ladder from a platform, the first rung should not be directly over the platform but should be no more than _____ inches from the platform.
- 39.When accessing an overhead ladder from climbing rungs, the first handheld should be at least how many inches from the climbing rung?
- 40.The adjacent rings on an overhead ladder should be at least ______ inches apart.
- 41.What is the maximum height of an overhead ladder for preschool age children?
- 42.What is the maximum height of an overhead ladder for children from ages 5-12?
- 43.On an overhead ladder designed for use by a 4 or 5 year old, what is the maximum center to center spacing of the rungs?
- 44.On an overhead ladder designed for use school age children, what is the maximum center to center spacing of the rungs?
- 45.On an overhead ladder designed for use by preschool children, the maximum height of the take-off/landing platform height should be ______ inches above the protective surfacing.
- 46.On an overhead ladder designed for use by school age children, the maximum height of the take-off/landing platform height should be ______ inches above the protective surfacing.
- 47.The maximum length of a chain supporting an overhead ring is ______ inches.
- 48.What should be the maximum diameter of a sliding pole on a playground?
- 49.What is the recommended distance between a sliding pole and any structure used to access it?
- A.
12-24 inches

- B.
12-18 inches

- C.
18-24 inches

- D.
18-20 inches

- 50.How much distance should be between two track rides that sit side by side?
- 51.The handle of a track ride should be between _______ and 78 inches from the surfacing.
- 52.The standing/sitting surface of a merry -go-round designed for school age children should be how high above the ground?
- 53.The standing/sitting surface of a merry -go-round designed for pre-school age children should be how high above the ground?
- 54.The underside of a merry-go-round should be at least how many inches from the ground?
- 55.The maximum speed of a merry-go-round is _______ feet per second.
- 56.On a seesaw, the angle between a line connecting the seats and the horizontal should not exceed how many degrees?
- 57.The platform of a slide should be at least how many inches deep?
- 58.What should be the maximum height of the slide chute of an embankment slide?
- 59.What should the maximum number of degrees for the average slope of incline in a slide?
- 60.No section of a slide chute should exceed _______ degrees.
- 61.On a tube slide, the internal part of the tube should not exceed how many inches?
- 62.On a tube slide under 4 feet tall, the maximum height above the ground that the chute exit should be is ______________ inches.
- 63.On a tube slide over 4 feet tall, the maximum height above the ground that the chute exit should be is ______________ inches.
- 64.On a tube slide under 4 feet tall, the minimum height above the ground that the chute exit should be is ______________ inches.
- 65.What would be the use zone in front of the exit of a slide that is 7 feet high?
- 66.What would be the use zone in front of the exit of a slide that is 5 feet high?
- 67.Swing supports should be this many inches apart.
- 68.Swings should be this many inches apart from each other.
- 69.Swings should be how far apart from their supporting structures?
- 70.A bucket swing should be located at least how high from the ground?
- 71.A swing for a preschooler or school age child should be at least this many inches from the ground.
- 72.What is the minimum distance from the protective surfacing that the pivot point of a swing should be?
- 73.What is the maximum distance from the protective surfacing that the pivot point of a swing should be?
- 74.What is the minimum insertion depth of a torso probe?
- 75.How many inches thick is the torso probe?
- 76.What is the minimum size that hand gripping equipment of playground equipment should be?
- 77.What is the maximum size that hand gripping equipment of playground equipment should be?
- 78.What is the diameter of a head probe?
- 79.The seat height for a spring rocker should be between ____ and ____ inches high.