HAZMAT Ch 3

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HAZMAT Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What would be a typical pressure reading, in psi, on a standar oygen cylinder used in the medical field?
    • A. 

      20,000

    • B. 

      2,000

    • C. 

      200

    • D. 

      20

  • 2. 
    A thick glass carboy protected by a wooden or foam crate will typically contain:
    • A. 

      Flammable liquids

    • B. 

      Pesticides

    • C. 

      Strong bases

    • D. 

      Strong acids

  • 3. 
    What is the maximm design pressure for a large, fixed-site, compressed-gas cylinder, in psi?
    • A. 

      Up to 2,000

    • B. 

      5,000 or more

    • C. 

      Between 10,000 and 15,000

    • D. 

      Up to and over 15,000

  • 4. 
    What does the white diamond on the NFPA 704 symbol indicate?
    • A. 

      Flammability

    • B. 

      Reactivity

    • C. 

      Special symbols

    • D. 

      Health

  • 5. 
    What is the term for gaseous substances that have been chilled until they liquefy?
    • A. 

      Antigens

    • B. 

      Thermogens

    • C. 

      Cryogens

    • D. 

      Barogens

  • 6. 
    The onset of symptoms from a chemical hazard usually begins ______ after exposure.
    • A. 

      Seconds

    • B. 

      Minutes to hours

    • C. 

      Days

    • D. 

      Weeks

  • 7. 
    What do large, above-ground, horizontal storage tanks typically hold?
    • A. 

      Nonflammable liquids

    • B. 

      Silica or aluminum grains

    • C. 

      Flammable or combustible liquids

    • D. 

      Liquid foodstuffs, such as milk or juice

  • 8. 
    What is the term for an engineered catch basin around a 5,000-gallon liquid container that is designed to contain product if the container fails?
    • A. 

      Auxiliary Diking

    • B. 

      Moller wall

    • C. 

      Confinement barrier

    • D. 

      Secondary Contaminant

  • 9. 
    What does the blue diamond on the NFPA 704 symbol indicate?
    • A. 

      Flammability

    • B. 

      Reactivity

    • C. 

      Special Symbols

    • D. 

      Health

  • 10. 
    On an NFPA 704 symbol, what number indicates the greatest hazard?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4