Modified First Aid And CPR

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CPR Quizzes & Trivia

Test students knowledge about how to perform CPR and First Aid.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is one of the five fears that prevents people from performing CPR?
    • A. 

      The fear of doing CPR incorrectly and hurting the patient

    • B. 

      The fear that a reward will not be given

    • C. 

      The fear that people in cardiac arrest are better off left alone

  • 2. 
    You are walking in the park when you hear somebody scream. As you look in the direction of the sound, you see a person lying on the ground about 30 feet away. What is the first thing you should do?
    • A. 

      Tap and shout to see if the person is responsive

    • B. 

      Quickly go to the injured person to see what is wrong

    • C. 

      Stop and check the scene for safety

  • 3. 
    There is a man lying on the ground and the scene is safe. You have approached, put on your personal protective equipment, and are kneeling beside him. What should you do now?
    • A. 

      Call 911

    • B. 

      Tap and shout to check for responsiveness

    • C. 

      Open the airway

  • 4. 
    You have checked the man for responsiveness by tapping and shouting, and he is unresponsive. What should you do next?
    • A. 

      Send someone to call 911

    • B. 

      Open the airway

    • C. 

      Give two breaths

  • 5. 
    You have checked the man for responsiveness by tapping and shouting, and he is unresponsive. A bystander is calling 911. What is your next action?
    • A. 

      Place him in the recovery position

    • B. 

      Wait for EMS to arrive

    • C. 

      Open the airway

  • 6. 
    You have opened the unresponsive man's airway. What is your next action?
    • A. 

      Give two breaths

    • B. 

      Do a finger sweep

    • C. 

      Look, listen, and feel for breathing

  • 7. 
    You have just checked the unresponsive man for breathing. He is not breathing. What is your next action?
    • A. 

      Give two breaths

    • B. 

      Reposition the airway

    • C. 

      Give 30 chest compressions at a rate of 100 per minute, then 2 breaths

  • 8. 
    Because the unresponsive man is not breathing, you give 2 breaths that make the chest rise. No signs of life are present. What is your next action?
    • A. 

      Give 30 chest compressions at a rate of 80 per minute, followed by 2 breaths

    • B. 

      Give 30 chest compressions at a rate of 100 per minute, followed by 1 breath

    • C. 

      Give 30 chest compressions at a rate of 100 per minute, followed by 2 breaths

  • 9. 
    You have called 911, opened the airway, and checked for breathing. The man is not breathing and shows no signs of life. You do not have personal protective equipment available and do not feel comfortable giving breaths. How will you perform effective CPR?
    • A. 

      Use a piece of paper towel over the mouth to protect yourself

    • B. 

      Give hands-only (compression-only) CPR

    • C. 

      Wait for EMS personnel to arrive

  • 10. 
    What is the preferred method for performing 1-rescuer CPR on an infant?
    • A. 

      Use the heel of one hand to give chest compressions 1/3 to 1/2 the depth of the chest

    • B. 

      Use the "2 thumbs, hands encircling the chest" technique

    • C. 

      Use two fingers of one hand to give chest compressions 1/3 to 1/2 the depth of the chest

  • 11. 
    What is the preferred method for performing 1-rescuer CPR on a child?
    • A. 

      Use the heel of one hand to give chest compressions 1/3 to 1/2 the depth of the chest

    • B. 

      Use the heel of one hand to give chest compressions 2 inches deep

    • C. 

      Use the heel of one hand to give chest compressions as deep as you can

  • 12. 
    You are eating lunch in a restaurant and a woman suddenly drops to the floor behind you. The scene is safe, so you approach and check for responsiveness. She is unresponsive. You call 911, open the airway, and check for breathing. She is not breathing, so you give 2 breaths. The breaths do not go in, and the chest does not rise. What is your next action?
    • A. 

      Reposition the head and reattempt 2 breaths

    • B. 

      Perform a finger sweep

    • C. 

      Give 30 chest compressions at a rate of 100 per minute

  • 13. 
    After you reposition the head of the unresponsive woman and attempt 2 more breaths, the breaths still will not go in, and the chest will not rise. What is your next action?
    • A. 

      Give abdominal thrusts

    • B. 

      Perform a finger sweep

    • C. 

      Give 30 chest compressions at a rate of 100 per minute

  • 14. 
    You just gave 30 chest compressions to the unconscious, choking woman. What is your next action?
    • A. 

      Immediately attempt 2 breaths

    • B. 

      Perform a finger sweep if you see an object in the mouth

    • C. 

      Give another set of 30 chest compressions at a rate of 100 per minute

  • 15. 
    You performed a finger sweep for the unconscious, choking woman, and pulled an object out of her mouth. What is your next action?
    • A. 

      Give abdominal thrusts

    • B. 

      Attempt 2 breaths

    • C. 

      Give another set of 30 chest compressions at a rate of 100 per minute

  • 16. 
    As you are eating in a restaurant, your friend stands up and cannot cough, speak or breathe. What is your next action?
    • A. 

      Call 911, stand behind the person, and give abdominal thrusts

    • B. 

      Call 911 and give 30 chest thrusts

    • C. 

      Encourage the person to try harder to cough

  • 17. 
    You believe an infant is choking because he is conscious but not breathing, coughing, or moving air. You should:
    • A. 

      Give 5 back blows followed by 5 chest thrusts and repeat until the object comes out or the baby becomes unconscious

    • B. 

      Try to sweep the object out of the mouth with your pinky finger

    • C. 

      Give continuous back slaps until the object comes out

  • 18. 
    You tried to give 2 breaths to an unconscious choking infant, but the air did not go in. You repositioned the head and reattempted 2 breaths. The air still did not go in or make the chest rise. What should you do next?
    • A. 

      Give 30 chest compressions using 2 fingers in the center of the chest

    • B. 

      Perform a finger sweep to get the object out

    • C. 

      Give 5 back blows followed by 5 chest thrusts

  • 19. 
    You just finished doing 30 chest compressions on an unconscious choking infant. What should you do next?
    • A. 

      Give another 30 chest compressions using 2 fingers in the center of the chest

    • B. 

      Immediately perform a finger sweep using your index finger

    • C. 

      Check the airway and perform a finger sweep if there is an object

  • 20. 
    A coworker has a severe headache, slurred speech, and weakness on the left side of her body. What medical emergency do you suspect?
    • A. 

      Seizure

    • B. 

      Heart attack

    • C. 

      Stroke

  • 21. 
    A 48-year-old male is experiencing shortness of breath, sweating, and crushing pain in his chest. He states that he has not been feeling well for the past hour. What medical emergency do you suspect?
    • A. 

      Stroke

    • B. 

      Diabetic emergency

    • C. 

      Heart attack

  • 22. 
    A fellow employee was struck in the nose by a wrench. Blood is on the tool and the floor. How should you protect yourself to properly clean up the blood?
    • A. 

      Use a sterile gauze to wipe off the tool and the floor

    • B. 

      Wear proper personal protective equipment

    • C. 

      Call for a professional cleaning service

  • 23. 
    A man cut his forearm and is bleeding severely. Blood is spurting out of the wound with each heartbeat. What should you do?
    • A. 

      Apply a pressure bandage immediately

    • B. 

      Use direct pressure on the wound and apply a pressure bandage

    • C. 

      Lower the wound below the level of the heart, then wrap a pressure bandage around it

  • 24. 
    You have applied direct pressure and a pressure bandage to a man who cut his forearm and was bleeding severely. He is pale, has moist skin, feels dizzy, and is acting confused. What medical emergency do you suspect, and how should you treat the victim?
    • A. 

      Heart attack: keep him calm until the ambulance arrives

    • B. 

      Shock: elevate the legs and keep him warm

    • C. 

      Stroke: monitor his airway, breathing, and circulation

  • 25. 
    You have a victim that is unconscious and breathing without any obvious injuries that need immediate treatment. You have called 911. How would you begin a secondary survey to find fractures, bleeding, and other injuries that are not obvious on initial inspection?
    • A. 

      Start with the arms to find problems with muscle control

    • B. 

      Start at the head, making sure the airway is open

    • C. 

      Start at the legs, making sure there is movement

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