HAZMAT Ch 6

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 55

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HAZMAT Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Under what circumstances is it sufficient to rely on odor to detect a chemical agent?
    • A. 

      Under no circumstances

    • B. 

      Only when the agent is known to be larger then 2 microns

    • C. 

      For known, familiar substances

    • D. 

      For odorized gases, such as natural gas

  • 2. 
    Which is the best reason for establishing a perimeter around a known or suspected terrorist incident scene?
    • A. 

      To demarcate the C and D zones for limited-access purposes

    • B. 

      To form a ring mobile command post structure to manage the incident

    • C. 

      To deny exit to those who may be contaminated, prior to their decontamination

    • D. 

      To afford a 360-degree reconnaissance platform from which to monitro events inside the perimeter

  • 3. 
    What type of team conducts a quick evaluation of the area to identify the numer of people involved?
    • A. 

      Recon

    • B. 

      Rescue

    • C. 

      Survey

    • D. 

      Search

  • 4. 
    How infectious is smallpox?
    • A. 

      It is not at all infections

    • B. 

      It is highly infectious

    • C. 

      It can be infectious, but only in warm, moist environments

    • D. 

      It can be infectious, but only to people with compromised immune systmes

  • 5. 
    What is the term for terrorism that electronically targets computers or the Internet?
    • A. 

      Computerrorism

    • B. 

      Cyberterrorism

    • C. 

      Data terrorism

    • D. 

      Electronic terrorism

  • 6. 
    Which is an example of a symbolic terrorist target?
    • A. 

      Urban highway

    • B. 

      Foreign embassy

    • C. 

      Water treatment facility

    • D. 

      Hydrocarbon fuel refinery

  • 7. 
    How can pipe bombs be modified to enhance their injurious effect?
    • A. 

      Set them to explode at dusk

    • B. 

      Coat them with powdered neon

    • C. 

      Pack them with nails

    • D. 

      Use PVC piping

  • 8. 
    Attacks on agriculture or the food supply are examples of:
    • A. 

      Agroterrorism

    • B. 

      Cyberterrorism

    • C. 

      Ecoterrorism

    • D. 

      International terrorism

  • 9. 
    How do the pupils present in victims of nerve agent exposure?
    • A. 

      Widely Dilated

    • B. 

      Normal

    • C. 

      Unequal

    • D. 

      Pinpoint

  • 10. 
    On the Homeland Security color-coded threat-level system, what color code represents the most severe risk?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Green

    • C. 

      Yellow

    • D. 

      Orange