Merit Badge Counselor Quiz

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The Merit Badge Counselor Quiz will test you on the information discussed in the Merit Badge Counselor Training Module. Multiple attempts at passing are allowed. Thank you for participating. The quiz is taken from the BSA Merit Badge Counselor Training Quiz at http://www. Scouting. Org/filestore/pdf/quiz-q. Pdf.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A merit badge counselor may be a counselor for only up to six meritbadges.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    A merit badge counselor may not coach his own son or close relative (i.e.,nephew) unless he is part of a group of Scouts all working on the samemerit badge.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A merit badge counselor who works only with a single unit needs only theunit committee’s approval before being approved by the Scout executive.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Persons serving as merit badge counselors must be registered as a meritbadge counselor with the Boy Scouts of America.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A Scout may earn no more than five merit badges from the same meritbadge counselor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Once a Scouter is approved as a merit badge counselor, he is approved forlife and never has to be reapproved.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    A Scout must complete all the requirements for a merit badge within 12months or he must start over.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A merit badge counselor may require the Scout to work beyond thespecific requirements of the merit badge so he may discover more aboutthe subject and continue the learning process.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Due to the BSA policies related to Youth Protection and two-deepleadership, a merit badge counselor must have another adult presentduring all merit badge counseling sessions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    If the weather, locale, or some other condition makes meeting all of theconditions of the merit badge requirements impractical, the merit badgecounselor may substitute requirements for those stated for the merit badge.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Merit badge counselors must be at least 18 years old.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    If the requirements for a merit badge differ between the merit badgepamphlet and the current edition of Boy Scout Requirements, therequirements in the Boy Scout Requirements book supersede all others.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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