Electrician Workbook Electrical Safety

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Electrical Safety Quizzes & Trivia

Every profession has a workbook that each professional needs to follow to meet their objective. Are you an aspiring electrician and need to see what you know about electrical safety? Take up the quiz below and get to see just how much you know while adding up your knowledge on it. All the best, and keep safe.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Safety-related work practices involve:
    • A. 

      The use of ground fault circuit interrupters

    • B. 

      Verifying power is off before doing repairs

    • C. 

      Keeping proper distance from overhead power lines

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    The following is an example of work that may be performed by a person who is not an electrician:
    • A. 

      Construction of an extension cord using a standard junction box

    • B. 

      Removal of grounding pin from appliance cord plug

    • C. 

      Use of proper extension cord to power an appliance for a short time

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Electrical current can flow through concrete
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which of the following are classified as unsafe acts:
    • A. 

      Altering a 3-prong plug to fit a 2-prong outlet

    • B. 

      Using a GFCI

    • C. 

      Working too close to overhead power lines

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Electric cords connected to equipment may be used for raising or lowering the equipment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Conductive articles of jewelry and clothing may be worn around exposed energized parts.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Extension cords must have the following:
    • A. 

      UL Listing

    • B. 

      Three prongs

    • C. 

      A fuse

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    University departments may decide whether to have alterations done by Physical Plant personnel or to do it themselves.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Non-conductive head protection should be worn whenever there is a danger of head injury from electric shock.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Reaction to static electric shock may cause injury.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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