Lab Safety Quiz

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Lab Safety Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will test your knowledge of the safety procedures covered in class.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Approved eye protection devices (such as goggles) are worn in the laboratory
    • A. 

      To avoid eye strain

    • B. 

      To improve your vision

    • C. 

      Only if you don't have corrective glasses

    • D. 

      Any time chemicals, heat or glassware are used

  • 2. 
    If you do not understand a direction or part of a lab procedure, you should
    • A. 

      Figure it out as you do the lab

    • B. 

      Try several methods until something works

    • C. 

      Ask the instructor before proceeding

    • D. 

      Skip it and go on to the next part

  • 3. 
    After completing an experiment, all waste materials should be
    • A. 

      Left at your lab station for the next class

    • B. 

      Disposed of according to your instructor's directions

    • C. 

      Dumped in the sink

    • D. 

      Taken home

  • 4. 
    If your lab experiment is not completed, you should
    • A. 

      Discuss the issue with your instructor

    • B. 

      Sneak in after school and work alone

    • C. 

      Come in during lunch and finish while eating

    • D. 

      Make up some results

  • 5. 
    Horseplay, roughhousing, chasing or practical jokes in the laboratory are
    • A. 

      Okay

    • B. 

      Not dangerous

    • C. 

      Okay if you are working alone

    • D. 

      Always against the rules

  • 6. 
    When you finish working with chemicals, biological specimens, and other lab substances, always
    • A. 

      Treat your hands with skin lotion

    • B. 

      Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water

    • C. 

      Wipe your hands on a towel

    • D. 

      Wipe your hands on your clothes

  • 7. 
    During labs your backpack should be
    • A. 

      On your back

    • B. 

      At the lab bench

    • C. 

      At your desk

    • D. 

      Left at home

  • 8. 
    During a fire drill you should
    • A. 

      Take time to pack up your things so you can take them with you

    • B. 

      Leave your books and backpacks in the classroom

    • C. 

      Keep working so you can finish the lab

    • D. 

      Find your friends to chat with

  • 9. 
    Where do Mrs. McIntosh's classes meet during fire drills?
    • A. 

      The cafeteria

    • B. 

      The hallway

    • C. 

      The "M" in the west parking lot

    • D. 

      The sidewalk outside

  • 10. 
    If a fire alarm goes off during lunch, where do you go?
    • A. 

      To my 1st hour class meeting spot

    • B. 

      To my 4th hour class meeting spot

    • C. 

      To my 8th hour class meeting spot

    • D. 

      To my lunch hour class meeting spot

  • 11. 
    If a fire alarm goes off during passing period, where do you go?
    • A. 

      To the previous class' meeting spot

    • B. 

      To the next class' meeting spot

  • 12. 
    What is the purpose of the eyewash station?
    • A. 

      To use as a drinking fountain

    • B. 

      To wash hands after labs

    • C. 

      To rinse chemicals out of the eyes

    • D. 

      To rinse biological specimens

  • 13. 
    Where is the fire extinguisher in this classroom?
    • A. 

      Near the tiger poster

    • B. 

      Near the whiteboard

    • C. 

      Under the counter

    • D. 

      Near the chrome book table

  • 14. 
    What should you do if you break glassware in this class?
    • A. 

      Tell the teacher so she can clean it up

    • B. 

      Hide it under the lab bench

    • C. 

      Throw it in the trashcan

    • D. 

      Put it in the sink

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Your parents will be called.

    • B. 

      You will not be allowed to participate in the current lab.

    • C. 

      You could be excluded from doing any future labs in the class.

    • D. 

      You could be removed from the class.