Fire Safety Trivia Questions Quiz For Students!

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Below is a Fire Safety Trivia Questions Quiz for Students designed to help them be safe in case a fire breakout? If you need to refresh your memory and get to see just how well safe you will be when a fire starts. Do you know how to exit the premises and keep the fire contained? Be sure to take the quiz and see how well you will do.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When a fire is spotted, what emergency number should you call?
    • A. 

      911

    • B. 

      995

    • C. 

      1800-112-6868

    • D. 

      112

  • 2. 
    It is alright to overload power sockets as long as I do not use the electrical appliances they are attached to for too long.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    In the event of an uncontrolled fire in your vicinity, your first course of action should be to
    • A. 

      Get a fire extinguisher

    • B. 

      Run out of the building

    • C. 

      Activate the alarm

    • D. 

      Ask your lecturer/boss what to do

  • 4. 
    The local fire department should be called whenever an uncontrolled fire starts within the facility
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    To operate the fire extinguisher, the acronym P.A.S.S. is often used to help us remember to _________________________________________________________.
    • A. 

      Pull the pin, aim at the base of the fire, squeeze the handle, and sweep at the base of the fire

    • B. 

      Pass by the fire, activate the fire alarm, select the proper extinguisher, shoot at the base of the fire

    • C. 

      Pull the alarm, alert the response team, shut down the power sources, secure the area

    • D. 

      Pass by the fire, activate the sprinkler system, seal fire area from oxygen, stop unauthorized entry

  • 6. 
    A "backdraft" is a smoke explosion caused by a fire which has consumed the available oxygen within a given space.  High heat, flammable gases, and a smoldering fire remain.  A potential "backdraft" situation exists in _______. 
    • A. 

      An electrical panel

    • B. 

      A storage closet

    • C. 

      The plenum between a suspended ceiling and the floor or roof above

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    If you have a fire in your microwave
    • A. 

      Turn it off immediately and open the door

    • B. 

      Turn it off immediately and keep the door closed

    • C. 

      Open the door and attempt to put out the fire

    • D. 

      Get a lid from a pot or pan to cover the fire

  • 8. 
    Some important things to do when a fire alarm occurs are:
    • A. 

      Stay calm and help others to stay calm

    • B. 

      Use an exit path available, including the elevators

    • C. 

      Turn off equipment and evacuate quickly

  • 9. 
    Which of the following(s) is/are true?
    • A. 

      Designated exits must always be unlocked from the inside

    • B. 

      You should know the fire exit closest to your workspace, and also have a secondary exit in mind just in case

    • C. 

      Designated fire exits will always be marked with a green EXIT sign and will be lit from within to insure visibility

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Where should smoke alarms be placed?
    • A. 

      On or near the ceiling

    • B. 

      On or near the floor

    • C. 

      In the middle of the wall

    • D. 

      In the corner of the room

  • 11. 
    What is the minimum number of fire escapes route(s) for a room?
    • A. 

      At LEAST one

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

  • 12. 
    Switching off the computers and printers at the end of every workday can prevent any overheating of equipments which in turn lead to fire hazards
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    What should you do when your clothes catch fire?
    • A. 

      Run quickly such that the wind helps to put out the fire

    • B. 

      Scream for help

    • C. 

      Stop where you are, drop to the floor, roll gainst the floor and cool off with water after the fire is out

    • D. 

      Grab a fire extinguisher and spray it on your clothes

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