Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Symptoms! Trivia Quiz

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Symptoms! Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Carbon monoxide is:
    • A. 

      A poison gas that is colorless, odorless, and tasteless

    • B. 

      A common occupational hazard

    • C. 

      Dangerous when inhaled because it displaces oxygen in the blood, depriving vital organs of oxygen

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning include all of the following EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Headaches

    • B. 

      Drowsiness

    • C. 

      Talkativeness

    • D. 

      Nausea

  • 3. 
    Some occupations that may be at increased risk of carbon monoxide poisoning include:
    • A. 

      Welders, garage mechanics, and forklift operators

    • B. 

      Healthcare workers, nutritionists, and psychiatrists

    • C. 

      Foresters, wetlands biologists, and park rangers

    • D. 

      Teachers, librarians, and students

  • 4. 
    When you suspect a worker has CO poisoning, you should:
    • A. 

      Refrain from moving the victim

    • B. 

      Move the worker to fresh air immediately, call 9-1-1, and administer 100% oxygen if the victim is breathing or cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) if the victim is not breathing

    • C. 

      Try to get the victim to drink a hot, caffeinated beverage

    • D. 

      Use an automated electronic defibrillator (AED) on the victim 


  • 5. 
    Possible sources of carbon monoxide include all of the following EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Gas generators

    • B. 

      Compressors

    • C. 

      Welding equipment

    • D. 

      Microwave ovens

  • 6. 
    When the carbon monoxide alarm sounds, what should you do?
    • A. 

      Turn it off and unplug it, because it's right in the middle of your favourite show!

    • B. 

      Ignore it -- it'll stop ringing some time soon

    • C. 

      Get everyone out of the house and call 911.

    • D. 

      Wave a magazine or paper in front of it until it stops ringing.

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