How Much Do You Actually Know About CPR?

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CPR Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz has been designed to let you know about Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. It covers Ten questions about CPR that you should know once you are trained in CPR. If you miss any of these questions, you need a CPR class so you can learn how to save a life. Ready to start? So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What do you do if you find an adult passed out on the floor?
    • A. 

      Make sure the scene is safe for you to help

    • B. 

      Get the person flat on his/her back

    • C. 

      Tap and shout “Are you okay?”

    • D. 

      If the person doesn’t respond, yell for help and have someone call 911 or other emergency number; you make the call if you’re alone

    • E. 

      All of the Above

  • 2. 
    Once 911 or other emergency number has been called, you tilt the victim’s head back and discover he/she isn’t breathing, what do you do next?
    • A. 

      Give 2 breaths that make the chest rise

    • B. 

      Tap and shout “Are you okay?”

    • C. 

      Leave the victim and see if you can find out what happened to him/her

    • D. 

      Wait for someone else to come along and do something

  • 3. 
    If a victim does not respond after you give rescue breaths, what are the next steps in CPR?
    • A. 

      Move or remove clothes from the chest that will get in the way of pushing on the chest

    • B. 

      Push hard and fast on the chest 30 times, making sure you let the chest come back to normal position after each push

    • C. 

      Repeat sets of 30 chest pushes and 2 breaths until the victim moves or trained help takes over

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    When someone older than 1 year of age is choking, the best way to help them is to:
    • A. 

      Ask if he is choking and if it is alright for you to help and then use the Heimlich Maneuver

    • B. 

      Ask if he is choking and slap him on the back repeatedly

    • C. 

      Tell him to remain calm and lean over a chair while you call 911

    • D. 

      Both B and C are correct

  • 5. 
    You are performing CPR on an infant when a second rescuer appears. What is the next step in management?
    • A. 

      Immediately transport the patient

    • B. 

      Wait until exhausted, then switch

    • C. 

      Have the second rescuer help with CPR, to minimize fatigue

    • D. 

      Have the second rescuer begin ventilations; ratio 30:2

  • 6. 
    You are treating a pediatric cardiac arrest patient. Where do you place the AED pads on an infant?
    • A. 

      Chest and back

    • B. 

      Do not use an AED on an infant

    • C. 

      Upper chest and mid abdomen

    • D. 

      Wherever they fit

  • 7. 
    When performing CPR you check for breathing. How long should this check last?
    • A. 

      Do not check for breathing, continue chest compressions

    • B. 

      2 seconds 

    • C. 

      5 seconds

    • D. 

      No longer than 10 seconds

  • 8. 
    You attempt to deliver a rescue breath to an unconscious adult. The breath does not go in. What is the next step in managing this case?
    • A. 

      Perform abdominal thrusts

    • B. 

      Begin CPR

    • C. 

      Go call 911

    • D. 

      Repeat the head tilt/chin lift maneuver and attempt the breath again

  • 9. 
    You come upon an unconscious victim with a pulse. They do not appear to be breathing. You are unable to deliver the first breath. What is the next step?
    • A. 

      Begin CPR

    • B. 

      Repeat the head tilt/chin lift maneuver and attempt the breath again

    • C. 

      Abdominal thrusts

    • D. 

      Heimlich maneuver

  • 10. 
    You are first on scene and the victim is unresponsive, pulseless and has vomited. You do not feel comfortable performing mouth-to-mouth ventilation. What is the best approach?
    • A. 

      Wipe off the face or cover with a shirt

    • B. 

      Compression only CPR

    • C. 

      Go and get help

    • D. 

      Do not initiate resuscitation