EMT Sample

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A sample quiz for AREA services.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When lifting, the EMT should:
    • A. 

      Keep the back loose and the knees locked.

    • B. 

      Twist or attempt to make moves other than the lift.

    • C. 

      Use the leg muscles to do the lift

    • D. 

      Try not to talk to his partner

  • 2. 
    When carrying a conscious patient on the stairs, the EMT should:
    • A. 

      Keep the stretcher as level as possible.

    • B. 

      Use a long backboard at all times.

    • C. 

      Use a stair chair whenever possible.

    • D. 

      Do all of the above.

  • 3. 
    Ways an EMT can avoid a potential back injury include all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Push, rather than pull, a load.

    • B. 

      Keep back locked while lifting.

    • C. 

      Keep arms straight when pulling

    • D. 

      Push or pull from a kneeling position if the weight is below the waist level.