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  • 1. 
    Which of the environmental factors may lead one to believe they are being bothered by mites ?
    • A. 

      High temperatures

    • B. 

      Low temperatures

    • C. 

      Dry air

    • D. 

      Paper fragments floating in the air

  • 2. 
    Sulfluramid is an active ingredient in ____________ ?
    • A. 

      Roach bait

    • B. 

      Ant bait

    • C. 

      Rodent bait

    • D. 

      Some Weed & Feed products

  • 3. 
    Pesticides dissolved in a liquid are called ________ ?
    • A. 

      Concentrates

    • B. 

      Soloutions

    • C. 

      Formulation

    • D. 

      Mixtures

  • 4. 
    Which of the following would be a pesticide label violation when mixing two pesticides together ?
    • A. 

      Mixing higher rate then the label calls for

    • B. 

      Mixing lower rate then the label calls

    • C. 

      Mixing two pesticides together

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    What in addition to pyriproxyfen is an IGR ?
    • A. 

      Methoprene

    • B. 

      Pyrethrin

    • C. 

      Sulframid

  • 6. 
    __________ is the most prevalent outdoor roach in Florida ?
    • A. 

      German

    • B. 

      Asian

    • C. 

      Australian

    • D. 

      Florida Woods

  • 7. 
    If your truck is parked over a drain and a pesticide leak occurs; what is that know as ?
    • A. 

      Point source contamination

    • B. 

      Non-point source contamination

    • C. 

      Leaching

    • D. 

      Runoff

  • 8. 
    Bottle flies usually breed or lay eggs in or around _______ ?
    • A. 

      Garbage

    • B. 

      Animal carcasses

    • C. 

      Drains

    • D. 

      Moist soils

  • 9. 
    What is true about brown dog ticks ?
    • A. 

      Attacks dogs & cats

    • B. 

      Is known to transmit diseases to humans

    • C. 

      Adult female lays egg mass of 1,600-3,000 eggs

    • D. 

      Lays egg on host

  • 10. 
    No municipality or county may issue an occupational license to any pest control company governed under Statute 482 unless a ____________ has been procured from FDACS ?
    • A. 

      Certificate

    • B. 

      License

    • C. 

      Corporation

    • D. 

      Permit

  • 11. 
    This insect feeds on furs, carpets, webs, etc ?
    • A. 

      Case making clothes moth

    • B. 

      Clothes moth

    • C. 

      Plaster bag worms

  • 12. 
    Brown dog ticks first instar larvae are known as _______ ?
    • A. 

      Nymphs

    • B. 

      Seed ticks

    • C. 

      Pupae

  • 13. 
    The certificate renewal fee is $150 if you send in payment and ceus by ______ ?    1. July 1              2.Nov. 28
    • A. 

      1 is true, 2 is false

    • B. 

      1 is false, 2 is true

    • C. 

      Both are true

    • D. 

      Both are false

  • 14. 
    The moth fly can be found around ?
    • A. 

      Carasses

    • B. 

      Garbage

    • C. 

      Drain

    • D. 

      Wool

  • 15. 
    If a certified operator is applying for additional pest control category exam you must have at least ____  as an ID cardholder with a company cerified in that category ?
    • A. 

      3 years

    • B. 

      1 years

    • C. 

      9 months

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Sweets

    • B. 

      Flower

    • C. 

      Firewood

    • D. 

      Garbage

  • 17. 
    Whats is most used pesticide in roach baits ?
    • A. 

      Hydramethylon

    • B. 

      Boric acid

    • C. 

      Sulfluramid

  • 18. 
    Wich of the following statements is most true about rats ?
    • A. 

      Avoid traps with human smell

    • B. 

      Curious of traps

    • C. 

      Cautious

    • D. 

      Need more traps than mice

  • 19. 
    Which of the following are examples of anti-coagulant rodenticides ?
    • A. 

      Bromethalin

    • B. 

      Zinz-phosphide

    • C. 

      Bromadiolone

    • D. 

      Vitamin D3

  • 20. 
    This is the ___ fly ?
    • A. 

      Fastests

    • B. 

      Smallest

    • C. 

      Most disease carrying

  • 21. 
    This insect is capable of propelling itself into the air using its ________ ?
    • A. 

      Legs

    • B. 

      Wings

    • C. 

      Tails

    • D. 

      Body

  • 22. 
    The certificate renewal fee is ____ if you renew by Sep. 1
    • A. 

      150

    • B. 

      200

    • C. 

      300

    • D. 

      350

  • 23. 
    What does plaster beetle feed on ?
    • A. 

      Plaster

    • B. 

      Fungi

    • C. 

      Spider webs

    • D. 

      Other insects

  • 24. 
    What does the use of IGRs control when it comes to flea control ?
    • A. 

      Adult stage

    • B. 

      Pupal stage

    • C. 

      Larval stage

    • D. 

      Egg stage

  • 25. 
    5E-14 requires you keep pesticide application records __________?
    • A. 

      Two years for all pesticide applactions

    • B. 

      Three years for all pesticide

    • C. 

      Two years for restricted use pesticides only

  • 26. 
    Lyme disease is transmitted by the _________ tick ?
    • A. 

      Deer

    • B. 

      Brown dog

    • C. 

      Amercian dog

    • D. 

      Mouse

  • 27. 
    Rats are known to carry _____________ diseases
    • A. 

      Bubonic plague

    • B. 

      Leprosy

    • C. 

      Encephalitis

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 28. 
    What is true about American dog ticks ?
    • A. 

      Carry Lyme disease

    • B. 

      Transmit diseases to humans

    • C. 

      Carry no diseases

  • 29. 
    What is the difference between pesticides diluted or dissolved in a carrior ?   1.) Diluted pesticides are known as emulsions or suspensions, never thoroughly mix with carrier, and require frequire agition.2.)dissolved pesticides from a solution that do not require further agitation one mixed
    • A. 

      One is true, two is false

    • B. 

      One is false, two is true

    • C. 

      Both are true

    • D. 

      Both are false

  • 30. 
    A primary principle of IPM would be ?
    • A. 

      Use of IGRs

    • B. 

      Choose least toxics pesticide

    • C. 

      Use of natural resources when available

  • 31. 
    The pesticide labeling includes ?1 product label   2 MSDS
    • A. 

      1 is true, 2 is false

    • B. 

      1 is false, 2 is true

    • C. 

      Both are true

    • D. 

      Both are false

  • 32. 
    Toxic tracking powder is used for ?
    • A. 

      Killing roaches

    • B. 

      Tracking rodents

    • C. 

      Killing rodents

  • 33. 
    Keeping your respirators ________ ?
    • A. 

      On at all times, even during deeding

    • B. 

      In dresser drawer

    • C. 

      In original blister pack

    • D. 

      Sealed in air tight container

  • 34. 
    This insect eats through core of seeds;______________ ?
    • A. 

      Rice & granary weevil

    • B. 

      Merchant weevil

    • C. 

      Cowpea weevil

  • 35. 
    The company certifed operator is responsible for __________ ?
    • A. 

      Lunch

    • B. 

      Keeping records of training

    • C. 

      Traininig techs. in methods and applications of pest control

    • D. 

      Payroll

  • 36. 
    What is the smallest opening a rat can enter ?
    • A. 

      .5 inch

    • B. 

      1 inch

    • C. 

      1.5 inch

    • D. 

      2 inch

  • 37. 
    How would you control ticks in the home ?
    • A. 

      Treat dog on the same day

    • B. 

      Treat outside on the same day

    • C. 

      All of the above

  • 38. 
    One control method for plaster bag worms is __________ ?
    • A. 

      Increase humidity

    • B. 

      Use foggers

    • C. 

      Decrease lighting

    • D. 

      Remove spider webbing

  • 39. 
    _____________ are common area to apply toxic tracking powder for rodent control ?
    • A. 

      Along exterior runways

    • B. 

      Along interior runways

    • C. 

      Wall voids

    • D. 

      Wherever droppings are found

  • 40. 
    Insect Growth Regulators (IGR) are a group of compounds that _____________ ?
    • A. 

      Kill immature stages of insects

    • B. 

      Are more hazardous than other technical pesticides

    • C. 

      Disrupt normal growth & development

  • 41. 
    Why do carpenters ants burrow into wood ?
    • A. 

      To feed on it

    • B. 

      To raise young

    • C. 

      To lay egg

  • 42. 
    What would be the propper first IPM action for carpenter ant control ?
    • A. 

      Pre-inspection

    • B. 

      Post-inspection

    • C. 

      Choice of bait

    • D. 

      Bait placement

  • 43. 
    Rats do not carry or transmit _________________ ?
    • A. 

      Murine typhus

    • B. 

      Leptospirosis

    • C. 

      Encephalitis

    • D. 

      Plague

  • 44. 
    Bat and bird droppings can cause ____________ ?
    • A. 

      Fungus in lungs

    • B. 

      Mite infestations

    • C. 

      Scabies

  • 45. 
    The best way to control problem bird is by ___________ ?
    • A. 

      Exclusion

    • B. 

      Trapping

    • C. 

      Nest removal

  • 46. 
    American cockroach control is difficult because ______________ ?
    • A. 

      They are primarily indoor pests

    • B. 

      They are primarily outdoor pests

    • C. 

      They are attracted to light

  • 47. 
    Certified operator must notify DACS ___________ ?1 immediately following injury due to pesticides2 within 48 hours of accidental poisoning
    • A. 

      1 is true, 2 is false

    • B. 

      1 is false, 2 is true

    • C. 

      Both are true

    • D. 

      Both are false

  • 48. 
    What type of chemcal is commonly use in glue traps ?
    • A. 

      IGR

    • B. 

      Bait

    • C. 

      Pheromone

    • D. 

      Insecticide

  • 49. 
    What difference between the german and Asian cockroach is obvious ?
    • A. 

      Size

    • B. 

      Appearance

    • C. 

      Asian is stronger flyer

    • D. 

      German is stronger flyer

  • 50. 
    Light traps are effective for ____________ flying insect control ?1 Indoor   2 outdoor
    • A. 

      1 is true, 2 is false

    • B. 

      1 is false, 2 is true

    • C. 

      Both are true

    • D. 

      Both are false

  • 51. 
    Cat fleas will not make or lay eggs _____________ ?
    • A. 

      Untill has blood meal

    • B. 

      Untill has water

    • C. 

      Untill has food

  • 52. 
    If killer bees (AHB) are entering a house through the back door what action threshold is likely achieved ?
    • A. 

      Health and safety

    • B. 

      Pest acceptance

    • C. 

      Legal

    • D. 

      Economics

  • 53. 
    If you are unable to produce your company  traning records, what may be the results?
    • A. 

      Nothing! nobody really dose it anyway

    • B. 

      Written warning only

    • C. 

      Suspension, revocation, fine, ect.

    • D. 

      Minimum $2,500 mandatory fine

  • 54. 
    Chemical spills should be reported to ?
    • A. 

      DACS

    • B. 

      Chemtec

    • C. 

      National Responce Center

  • 55. 
    What are fleas related to?
    • A. 

      Mosquietos

    • B. 

      Bees

    • C. 

      Wasps

    • D. 

      Roaches

  • 56. 
    What color are spider mites ?
    • A. 

      Gray/black

    • B. 

      Creamy/clear

    • C. 

      Pink/red

  • 57. 
    The ________ is responsible for maintaining traning rrecords of ID cardholders?
    • A. 

      Certified operator

    • B. 

      Licensee

    • C. 

      ID cardholder

    • D. 

      Company secretary

  • 58. 
    The key difference in baiting mice when compared to rate is _______ ?
    • A. 

      More bait placements

    • B. 

      Use water baits

    • C. 

      Wait weeks for mice to investigate baits

    • D. 

      No effective baits exist for mice

  • 59. 
    If you have excess pesticide how can you give it to another applicator ?
    • A. 

      Mix or dilute to finish solution

    • B. 

      You cannot give it to another person

    • C. 

      In the original labeled container only

    • D. 

      In a sealed container

  • 60. 
    Honey bees are considered _________ ?
    • A. 

      Beneficial if not near schools, residences, ect.

    • B. 

      Hazardose

    • C. 

      Never a problem

  • 61. 
    If stung by a honey bee you should _____ ?
    • A. 

      Wait 5 minutes and pull the stinger out

    • B. 

      Squeeze the bulbous protrusion

    • C. 

      Scrape out immediately

    • D. 

      Pull out immediately

  • 62. 
    Raisins are an effictive bait to use on a trap to catch _____ ?
    • A. 

      Norway rat

    • B. 

      Roof rat

    • C. 

      Oriental rat

    • D. 

      House mouse

  • 63. 
    Filter fly control may include ___________ ?
    • A. 

      Timing of aerosol space treatments to break the life cycle

    • B. 

      Locating dead animal

    • C. 

      Tight fitting dumpster cover

  • 64. 
    What do insect repellents not work on?
    • A. 

      Bees

    • B. 

      Ticks

    • C. 

      Chiggers

    • D. 

      Mosquiotoes

  • 65. 
    American dog tick larvae feed on _____ ?
    • A. 

      Rodents (may say mice)

    • B. 

      Raccons

    • C. 

      Dogs

  • 66. 
    How many eggs can be found in the ootheeca of a german roach capsule ?
    • A. 

      30-50

    • B. 

      14-24

    • C. 

      41-55

  • 67. 
    The EPA registration number means the product is ?
    • A. 

      Federally registered

    • B. 

      State registered

    • C. 

      Copyrighted

    • D. 

      EPA approved

  • 68. 
    Precor (methoprene) and Gentrol (hydroprene) are described as _______ ?
    • A. 

      CSI

    • B. 

      Juvenoids

    • C. 

      IGR

  • 69. 
    A negative effect of using only IGRs for flea control is __________ ?
    • A. 

      Only affects larval stage

    • B. 

      Can be hazardous to humans

    • C. 

      May take 1-2 months to affect control

  • 70. 
    Besides CSI what other type of IGR is avalible ?
    • A. 

      Juvenile inhibiting

    • B. 

      Adultoid

    • C. 

      Chitin inhibiting

    • D. 

      Borate

  • 71. 
    Australian cockroaches have ____ ?
    • A. 

      Light markings on their wings

    • B. 

      Light markings on their thorax

    • C. 

      Short wings

    • D. 

      Two light bands across thorax

  • 72. 
    A pesticide dissolved in a carrier is a/an _______ ?
    • A. 

      Emulsion

    • B. 

      EC

    • C. 

      Solution

    • D. 

      Solvent

  • 73. 
    What is misapplication of compressed air sprayer
    • A. 

      High pressure

    • B. 

      Using emulsifier

    • C. 

      Low pressure

  • 74. 
    Which of the following is true about carpenter ants ?
    • A. 

      Wont accept baits

    • B. 

      Nest difficult to find

    • C. 

      Feed on wood

    • D. 

      Shares nest termites

  • 75. 
    Asian roaches differ from german roaches in that _____ ?
    • A. 

      Asian are weak flyers

    • B. 

      Asian are attracted to light

    • C. 

      Asian are not attracted to light

  • 76. 
    You are required to report a injury to OSHA under what circumstances?  1. minor injuries only that just require first aid   2. only if you have 5 or more employees
    • A. 

      1 is true, 2 is false

    • B. 

      1 is false, 2 is true

    • C. 

      Both are true

    • D. 

      Both are false

  • 77. 
    What would cause bird mites in the house ?
    • A. 

      Pet parakeet

    • B. 

      Migration from nest in eaves or rafters

    • C. 

      Spoilded food stuffs

  • 78. 
    Brown banded roaches prefer ______ habitat ?
    • A. 

      Warm

    • B. 

      Very dry

    • C. 

      Moist

    • D. 

      Cold

  • 79. 
    What is True About Roof Rats ?
    • A. 

      Feeds on vegatable matter

    • B. 

      Creats ground burrows often

    • C. 

      Blunt nose

  • 80. 
    What is the best way to avoid getting bitten by the american dog tick ?
    • A. 

      Wear camouflage clothing

    • B. 

      Wear dark clothing

    • C. 

      Travel along clear paths

    • D. 

      Spray dog bedding

  • 81. 
    Which roach is most likley to be found around grass and leaves ?
    • A. 

      American

    • B. 

      Brown

    • C. 

      Asian

  • 82. 
    Flies are related to _______ ?
    • A. 

      Mosquitoes

    • B. 

      Bees

    • C. 

      Wasps

    • D. 

      Roaches

  • 83. 
    Chemtec provides services for _____ ? 1. chemical spills   2. pesticide storage
    • A. 

      1 is true, 2 is false

    • B. 

      1 is false, 2 is true

    • C. 

      Both are true

    • D. 

      Bothe are false

  • 84. 
    What would be a IPM principle for roof rats?
    • A. 

      Exclusion

    • B. 

      Installing toilet paper on all teh trees in the area, it freaks out the rats and the residents

    • C. 

      Get some outdoor cats

  • 85. 
    Adult fleas will emerge from puape in at least ____ days?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      14

    • D. 

      21

  • 86. 
    Mites have ___ antennae?
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      2 segmented

    • D. 

      2 unsegmented

  • 87. 
    "Directions for use" can always be found on the pesticide ____?
    • A. 

      Front label

    • B. 

      In other areas if not enough room on from label or on an additional label

    • C. 

      In bold lettering on front

  • 88. 
    Where are brown dog ticks found ?
    • A. 

      In woods along path

    • B. 

      In area where dogs are kept around house

    • C. 

      On cat bedding

    • D. 

      Along sidewalk

  • 89. 
    An amphipod has _______ ?
    • A. 

      2 legs per body segment

    • B. 

      2 body regions

    • C. 

      4 legs

    • D. 

      More then 6 legs

  • 90. 
    What is true about ghost ants ?
    • A. 

      Common household pest throughout U.S.

    • B. 

      Lives in moist decaying wood

    • C. 

      Light or multi-white colored abdomen, legs and feet

  • 91. 
    Brown banded roaches prefer a ______ environment ?
    • A. 

      Moist

    • B. 

      Warm

    • C. 

      Very moist

  • 92. 
    What should you do with your ID card training records
    • A. 

      Keep for annual inspections

    • B. 

      Send into DACS for license renewal

    • C. 

      Send into DACS for certifcation renewal