HAZMAT Ch 1

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HAZMAT Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is a detailed profile of a chemical or chemical mixture provided by the manufacturer?
    • A. 

      Local Emergency Response Plan (LERP)

    • B. 

      Emergency Response Guide (ERG)

    • C. 

      The material safety data sheet (MSDS)

    • D. 

      NFPA 49 (Hazardous Chemicals Data)

  • 2. 
    According to NFPA standards, which item is a core competency for operations level hazardous materials responders?
    • A. 

      Preserve evidence

    • B. 

      Control Leaking product

    • C. 

      Perform victim recovery

    • D. 

      Perform atmospheric monitoring

  • 3. 
    The NFPA has produced three standards on various aspects of hazardous materials and emergency responses to them. What is one of these standards?
    • A. 

      1901

    • B. 

      1002

    • C. 

      473

    • D. 

      10

  • 4. 
    When does the response to a hazardous materials incident begin?
    • A. 

      Not until everyone is assembled onsite and the planning and evaluation process has been completed

    • B. 

      Not until the first person trained in hazardous materials arrives on the scene

    • C. 

      When the first call is received by the communications center or other agency of notification

    • D. 

      With learning about the regulations, agencies involved, and potential hazards in the jurisdiction

  • 5. 
    What is the NFPA standard for competence of responders to hazardous materials/weapons of mass destruction incidents?
    • A. 

      470

    • B. 

      471

    • C. 

      472

    • D. 

      473

  • 6. 
    The bulk of the new chemicals introduced each year fall into one of three categories, two of which are industrial chemicals and household cleaners. What is the third?
    • A. 

      Medicines

    • B. 

      Military products

    • C. 

      Fire Suppression agents

    • D. 

      Lawn care products

  • 7. 
    How are standards for hazardous materials developed?
    • A. 

      They are created in each fire dept, seperately, by that department

    • B. 

      They are formed by participation from industy manufacturers

    • C. 

      They are laws, passed by the several states' legislatures

    • D. 

      They are issued by nongovernmental agencies such as NFPA

  • 8. 
    The DOT defines a hazardous material as one that poses an unreasonable risk when:
    • A. 

      It is being transported

    • B. 

      It is not properly contained or stored

    • C. 

      It is used in a reasonable, controlled manner

    • D. 

      It is exposed to common environmental condtions

  • 9. 
    What section of 29 CFR 1910.120 covers emergency response?
    • A. 

      H

    • B. 

      M

    • C. 

      P

    • D. 

      Q

  • 10. 
    What does the S stand for in SERC?
    • A. 

      Special

    • B. 

      System

    • C. 

      State

    • D. 

      Start