Maker Space Safety Test 2019-20

30 Questions | Total Attempts: 114

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Safety Test Quizzes & Trivia

Students need to pass this safety test with an 80% or better in order to enter the shop and participate in Metal Art.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Loose clothing, jewelry and long hair must be securely fastened or removed:
    • A. 

      Before operating any machine.

    • B. 

      Before the end of class.

    • C. 

      Only when you are assisting the instructor.

    • D. 

      Only when it will not affect your fashion.

  • 2. 
    Carry long objects:
    • A. 

      Like a spear.

    • B. 

      With the back end high.

    • C. 

      With the front end high.

    • D. 

      With one hand.

  • 3. 
    You must not talk to, or distract the attention of, a person operating a machine because: 
    • A. 

      Conversation slows down the flow of work.

    • B. 

      It is not polite.

    • C. 

      The distracted operator or others may be injured.

    • D. 

      It is too noisy for conversation in the lab.

  • 4. 
    All accidents and injuries, no matter how slight, must be:
    • A. 

      Ignored.

    • B. 

      Reported to health services immediately.

    • C. 

      Reported to the instructor immediately.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 5. 
    Wearing gloves when operating machinery is:
    • A. 

      Considered a safe practice on a cold day.

    • B. 

      Safe, if the gloves are not made of leather.

    • C. 

      Permissible if the machine is dirty.

    • D. 

      Not a safe practice because the gloves may get caught in moving parts and pull your hand into the machine.

  • 6. 
    All special setups, including removal of any safety equipment, must be:
    • A. 

      Checked by another student.

    • B. 

      Approved by the instructor, then returned to normal after the cuts are made.

    • C. 

      Need not be approved if you know what you are doing.

    • D. 

      Done quickly while no one is watching.

  • 7. 
    When sweeping scraps from a machine or workbench:
    • A. 

      Use your hand.

    • B. 

      Use a piece of wood or a brush since there may be sharp or jagged particles among the scraps.

    • C. 

      Use compressed air.

    • D. 

      Leave the scraps to show how hard you are working.

  • 8. 
    When lifting a heavy object you should:
    • A. 

      Get help.

    • B. 

      Keep your back straight and lift with your legs.

    • C. 

      Use a lever, dolly, jack, forklift, wheels, or rollers.

    • D. 

      Do one or more of the above, depending on the situation.

  • 9. 
    The following are causes of accidents in the shop:
    • A. 

      Rushing or hurring

    • B. 

      Overconfidence

    • C. 

      Fatigue

    • D. 

      Ignorance

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Sharp edge tools are
    • A. 

      More dangerous than dull edge tools.

    • B. 

      Safer to use than dull edge tools.

    • C. 

      Scary.

  • 11. 
    Compressed air may be used to clean sawdust off the ground under the following circumstances:
    • A. 

      Never.

    • B. 

      On Mondays and Wednesdays only.

    • C. 

      In no one is looking.

    • D. 

      If you're wearing pants.

  • 12. 
    Throwing objects in the woodshop…
    • A. 

      Is permitted on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

    • B. 

      No a big deal.

    • C. 

      O.k. if it just a small item.

    • D. 

      Punishable by being kicked out of class.

  • 13. 
    When removing scraps of wood from near a moving blade…
    • A. 

      Grab them fast to avoid the blade.

    • B. 

      Remove the guards to get better access to the scrap wood.

    • C. 

      Turn the machine off and grab to piece before the blade stops.

    • D. 

      Use a long stick or other waste material to push it a safe.distance away.

  • 14. 
    When the clean up bell rings the order of procedures should be…
    • A. 

      Put away project and materials, go to sector, dust, sweep.

    • B. 

      Go to sector, Sweep, dust.

    • C. 

      Get backpack and wait at door.

    • D. 

      Sweep, dust, go to sector, wait.

  • 15. 
    Report and breakage or damage to tools, instruments, or machinery 
    • A. 

      To no one, you might get in trouble.

    • B. 

      To the instructor immediately.

    • C. 

      To the instructor after a few minutes or more have passed.

    • D. 

      To a TA or a close friend only.

  • 16. 
    When unplugged a power tool
    • A. 

      Make sure your hands are wet, and you're standing in a puddle.

    • B. 

      Pull by the cord itself.

    • C. 

      Pull it out by the plug handle.

    • D. 

      Always keep the machine in the on position.

  • 17. 
    Nothing should be hung on the fire extinguishers, and the area around them should be kept clear so that they may be reached without delay if fire breaks out.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    "A clean shop is a _______ shop."
  • 19. 
    Eye protection must be used to:
    • A. 

      Improve your vision

    • B. 

      Prevent eyestrain

    • C. 

      Prevent flying particles, sawdust, foreign objects or corrosive substances from entering your eyes.

    • D. 

      Magnify small objects.

  • 20. 
    Floors, aisles, and passageways must be kept clear of wood, tools, material, oil and grease spots, and other objects: 
    • A. 

      Because they may cause someone to slip or trip and fall.

    • B. 

      Unless you are in a hurry.

    • C. 

      Because they are unsightly.

    • D. 

      Because they cause more work for the custodians.

  • 21. 
    Rags wet with oils or solvents must always be: 
    • A. 

      Folded neatly and placed on a shelf.

    • B. 

      Discarded in a covered metal container.

    • C. 

      Wadded up and thrown in the trash.

    • D. 

      Left on a workbench.

  • 22. 
    Always keep tools and equipment in:
    • A. 

      A clean and organized condition.

    • B. 

      Wherever you last used them.

    • C. 

      Just as you found them.

    • D. 

      It doesn't matter as the next class will take care of it.

  • 23. 
    Always check the area you plan to work in to:
    • A. 

      See that no-one else is going to work there.

    • B. 

      See that it is clean, organized, and safe to work in.

    • C. 

      Unorganized but can push a few things around to make room for you.

    • D. 

      Has good lighting and A/C

  • 24. 
    Never weld, grind, or cut near:
    • A. 

      The instructor

    • B. 

      Flammable substances

    • C. 

      Fellow students

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 25. 
    Always look out for fellow students and instructors prior to working.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    Only safety glasses need to be worn when grinding, chipping, cutting, or shaping metal with power tools.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    Eye protection cannot be worn over prescription glasses.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    What safety precautions does one need to keep in mind when using the plasma table?
    • A. 

      Smashed fingers and toes, abrasions and cuts

    • B. 

      Electric shock

    • C. 

      Arc burn, Burns to the skin or eyes

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 29. 
    [Blank]need to be worn at all times when in the shop.
  • 30. 
    Horseplay or the distraction of fellow students is never permitted and will result in getting kicked out of this class.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False