Personal Safety Quiz

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For you to not get frequent visits to the operating room you should ensure that you cater to your personal safety. We previously took a course on ensuring we keep ourselves face in different situations. This quiz will assess your understanding of the material contained in the online lesson, Personal Safety 4 Life. Give it a shot and see just how safe you are.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Cyclists do not need to signal when turning or changing lanes on the road.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    It is OK to ride your bicycle on the sidewalk if the road is busy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    You should park your vehicle:
    • A. 

      As far away from the building's entrance as possible.

    • B. 

      In a well lit spot as close as possible to the building's entrance.

    • C. 

      In an isolated spot away from other vehicles.

  • 4. 
    When you are walking up to your vehicle, you should:
    • A. 

      Get into the vehicle right away.

    • B. 

      Look for your keys.

    • C. 

      Check around, underneath, behind and inside the vehicle.

  • 5. 
    If you are about to drive and you feel very tired, you should:
    • A. 

      Drive very slowly to avoid an accident.

    • B. 

      Drink a coffee while driving.

    • C. 

      Drink a coffee, tea or water before getting into the vehicle.

    • D. 

      Turn the radio up really loud to keep yourself awake.

  • 6. 
    Your vehicle has broken down and you're parked on the side of the road.  Your cell phone has died so you cannot call for help.  The best thing to do is:
    • A. 

      Get out of the car and flag down another driver for help.

    • B. 

      If someone stops to offer help, gesture through the window for them to call for help.

    • C. 

      Get another driver to take you to the nearest service station.

    • D. 

      Ask the first person who stops to help you fix your car.

  • 7. 
    When exercising outdoors, it is a good idea to:
    • A. 

      Vary the times and route you take.

    • B. 

      Stay off the busy path.

    • C. 

      Exercise alone before the sun comes up.

    • D. 

      Wear dark clothing to avoid being noticed.

  • 8. 
    You're walking down the street next to a wooded park when you notice someone following you.  The best thing to do is:
    • A. 

      Run into the woods where the person can't find you.

    • B. 

      Stop and talk to the person in a friendly tone.

    • C. 

      Quickly go to the nearest place where there are people, turn and loudly tell the person to stop following you.

    • D. 

      Immediately start screaming for help.

  • 9. 
    The best place to leave spare keys to your home is:
    • A. 

      In the mailbox.

    • B. 

      With several people you know.

    • C. 

      Under the doormat.

    • D. 

      With a neighbour, friend or relative you trust.

  • 10. 
    You live in an apartment or condominium.  Upon entering your building, a contractor asks you to let him in to do a job.  You should:
    • A. 

      Not let him in, and tell him to contact the superintendent or management office.

    • B. 

      Let him in to do his job.

    • C. 

      Ask where he needs to go and take him there yourself.

  • 11. 
    It's a good idea to put a notice on your Facebook web page saying where you're going to be this evening:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    When taking public transit, if there are very few people on the vehicle, the best place to sit is:
    • A. 

      At the back where you can see everyone.

    • B. 

      In front near the driver.

    • C. 

      Next to another passenger so you're not by yourself.

  • 13. 
    When meeting a new acquaintance or business contact, it is a good idea to:
    • A. 

      Have them pick you up at your home.

    • B. 

      Meet in a public place.

    • C. 

      Meet at their home.

  • 14. 
    When traveling, it is best to keep all your important documents together in one place.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    You should always secure your wallet, keys and important documents every time you leave your desk.
    • A. 

      True. You never know who might get hold of your valuables or sensitive company information.

    • B. 

      False. I can trust all the people in my workplace.

  • 16. 
    If someone is physically attacking you, it is best to:
    • A. 

      Beg them to stop.

    • B. 

      Do everything you can to stop them so you can escape.

    • C. 

      Fight them as hard as you can and keep hitting them when they are down.

  • 17. 
    The best program for self defence would be the one that:
    • A. 

      Has the most techniques.

    • B. 

      Has the most students who have won competitions.

    • C. 

      Has simple techniques based on balance and leverage.

    • D. 

      Has complex techniques.

  • 18. 
    When you are talking to someone, you should be concerned for your safety if:
    • A. 

      They remove their glasses.

    • B. 

      They face you squarely and look you in the eyes.

    • C. 

      They repeat your questions back to you.

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      A and C

  • 19. 
    A person grabs your arm and you apply a wrist-lock technique to remove their grip. According to Canadian use-of-force guidelines, this would be an example of what level of force?
    • A. 

      Phyisical control (soft)

    • B. 

      Intermediate weapon

    • C. 

      Lethal force

    • D. 

      Physical control (hard)

    • E. 

      Presence

  • 20. 
    Based on the states of awareness colour code chart, which of the following people would be considered in awareness state Orange?
    • A. 

      A young woman is sitting on the bus listening to her MP3 player and daydreaming about being a tropical beach.

    • B. 

      A man is having a conversation with another man in a bar when the second man throws a punch at the first. The first man blocks the punch, moves away and quickly goes out the nearest exit.

    • C. 

      A woman is walking briskly down a busy city street, looking around at people and things as she goes.

    • D. 

      A woman is on an elevator with a man she doesn't know when he gradually moves closer to her, even though there is plenty of room.

    • E. 

      A man is walking home at night when he is suddenly approached by a young man with a knife who demands he hand over his wallet. The man freezes and doesn't know what to do.

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