Basic Electrical Safety Trivia Quiz

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Basic Electrical Safety Trivia Quiz

Electricity has the power to cause death or unimaginable harm to a person if it is not handled carefully. A student who is taking up electrical work is taught on some of the necessary precautions they should take so that they keep themselves from harm. Do you think that you know some of these safety precautions? Take up the quiz below and get to see if you indeed know them all.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following devices may be used for over-current protection or too much current flowing in a circuit?
    • A. 

      Duplex outlet

    • B. 

      Main disconnect

    • C. 

      Circuit breaker

    • D. 

      Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter

  • 2. 
    How far must you stay away from overhead power lines?
    • A. 

      Arms reach

    • B. 

      Just as long as you do not touch them

    • C. 

      At least 10 to 35 feet

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is true about plugging devices into an electrical outlet?
    • A. 

      Plug in one device to each socket of a duplex outlet

    • B. 

      Plug in as many as you can with multi-plugs

    • C. 

      Only plug in one device to a duplex outlet.

  • 4. 
    Extension cords can be repaired using standard electrical tape
    • A. 

      No, extension cords may not be repaired

    • B. 

      Yes, extension cords can be repaired with any tape.

  • 5. 
    Which of the following devices protects the worker against an electrical short or in-balance of current in power tools?
    • A. 

      Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI)

    • B. 

      Circuit breaker

    • C. 

      Fuse

    • D. 

      Quick Disconnect

  • 6. 
    An electrical shock may cause which of the following injuries:
    • A. 

      Electrocution and death

    • B. 

      Burns

    • C. 

      Falls

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

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