Barber Exam Practice Test Questions And Answers

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the barbershop, contaminants are the _ on tools and countertops and in the air. 
    • A. 

      Bacteria

    • B. 

      Viruses

    • C. 

      Fungi

    • D. 

      All answers are correct

  • 2. 
    Rinsing is not a _. 
    • A. 

      Type of cleaning

    • B. 

      Step of shampooing

    • C. 

      Level of decontamination

    • D. 

      Necessary action in a barbershop

  • 3. 
    _ can and should be achieved in the barbershop.
    • A. 

      Sanitation

    • B. 

      Sterilization

    • C. 

      The complete absence of viruses

    • D. 

      The complete absence of bacteria

  • 4. 
    _ involves the use of chemicals to limit or destroy bacteria. 
    • A. 

      Sanitation

    • B. 

      Normal Cleaning

    • C. 

      Rinsing

    • D. 

      Disinfection

  • 5. 
    Sanitation includes _. 
    • A. 

      Disinfection

    • B. 

      Bleach

    • C. 

      Antiseptics applied to the skin

    • D. 

      Shampoo

  • 6. 
    Household bleach is a chemical agent of _. 
    • A. 

      Decontamination

    • B. 

      Sanitation

    • C. 

      Sterilization

    • D. 

      None of the answers are correct.

  • 7. 
    One antiseptic used in the barbershop is _. 
    • A. 

      Hospital-grade disinfectant

    • B. 

      A chemical agent

    • C. 

      Household bleach

    • D. 

      Hydrogen peroxide

  • 8. 
    Significantly reducing the number of pathogens on a surface is the definition of _. 
    • A. 

      Disinfection

    • B. 

      Sanitation

    • C. 

      Sterilization

    • D. 

      Decontamination

  • 9. 
    A hospital-level disinfectant provides _. 
    • A. 

      Insufficient disinfection

    • B. 

      The ability to kill bacteria but not viruses

    • C. 

      The optimal level of disinfection

    • D. 

      A dangerous level of chemicals

  • 10. 
    Chlorine is found in _. 
    • A. 

      Lye

    • B. 

      Hospital-grade disinfectant

    • C. 

      Household bleach

    • D. 

      Hydrogen peroxide

  • 11. 
    Instruments are normally immersed in quats for _. 
    • A. 

      10 to 15 minutes

    • B. 

      30 to 45 minutes

    • C. 

      At least 2 hours

    • D. 

      Overnight

  • 12. 
    80 percent isopropyl alcohol can be used to disinfect _. 
    • A. 

      Only shears

    • B. 

      Shears or razors

    • C. 

      Shears, razors, or glass electrodes

    • D. 

      None of the answers is correct

  • 13. 
    Phenols are _. 
    • A. 

      Banned from use in barbershops

    • B. 

      Nontoxic

    • C. 

      Safe to use on the skin

    • D. 

      Toxic and caustic

  • 14. 
    The substance that is _ a solution is the solute. 
    • A. 

      Removed from

    • B. 

      Dissolved in

    • C. 

      Added to

    • D. 

      Compared to

  • 15. 
    In an "_ strength" solution of sodium hypochlorite, the percentage of sodium hypochlorite is 8 percent. 
    • A. 

      8 percent

    • B. 

      16 percent

    • C. 

      92 percent

    • D. 

      4 percent

  • 16. 
    Objects are _ a wet sanitizer. 
    • A. 

      Dipped into

    • B. 

      Completely immersed

    • C. 

      Strained out of

    • D. 

      Infected in

  • 17. 
    Before you _ a brush, comb, shears, or other tool, you should wash it with soap and hot water.  
    • A. 

      Use

    • B. 

      Disinfect

    • C. 

      Store

    • D. 

      Throw away

  • 18. 
    Implements with fine cutting edges or electrodes can be disinfected in 70 percent ethyl alcohol or _. 
    • A. 

      99 percent isopropyl alcohol

    • B. 

      50 percent isopropyl alcohol

    • C. 

      90 percent isopropyl alcohol

    • D. 

      40 percent isopropyl alcohol

  • 19. 
    Petroleum distillate products are used to disinfect _. 
    • A. 

      TOWELS

    • B. 

      SHEARS

    • C. 

      RAZORS

    • D. 

      ELECTRICAL TOOLS

  • 20. 
    USE A BIOHAZARD STICKER WHEN DISCARDING ITEMS CONTAMINATED BY _.
    • A. 

      Hair

    • B. 

      Blood

    • C. 

      Chemcials

    • D. 

      Soap

  • 21. 
    Read the manufacturer's directions for _. 
    • A. 

      Quats

    • B. 

      Phenol

    • C. 

      Any disinfectant solution

    • D. 

      All answers are correct

  • 22. 
    To remove head lice, completely immerse implements in Lysol solution for _. 
    • A. 

      10 minutes

    • B. 

      30 minutes

    • C. 

      1 hour

    • D. 

      10 hours

  • 23. 
    Universal precautions deal with _. 
    • A. 

      Chemicals

    • B. 

      Waterborne pathogens

    • C. 

      Bloodborne pathogens

    • D. 

      Airborne pathogens

  • 24. 
    Washing in _ water is required to sanitize towels and other linens. 
    • A. 

      Boiling

    • B. 

      Hot

    • C. 

      Lukewarm

    • D. 

      Cold

  • 25. 
    If chemical disinfectants are bought in large quantities, _. 
    • A. 

      They may deteriorate

    • B. 

      You will save money

    • C. 

      They may explode

    • D. 

      They should be stored in a warm area