TEKS: Safety Quiz On Lab Safety Test

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TEKS(Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills) is a test conducted in Texas Public Schools from Nursery to 12th standard. This course offers detailed syllabus and systematized tests to evaluate the acquisition of specific knowledge and skills. In schools, a student conducts laboratory investigations but ignores the safety procedures and ethical practices. This quiz has been developed to test your knowledge and make you aware of the safety measures to be taken while in a laboratory. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best! 


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    While working on a project Erika dropped a glass of water on the floor. The glass broke and the water spilled. Which of the following rules should Erika follow?
    • A. 

      Get a mop and clean the water

    • B. 

      Tell her teacher about the accident

    • C. 

      Pick up the glass carefully

    • D. 

      Continue working on her project

  • 2. 
    While working in the lab, Joe notices that one of his classmates takes out some candy from his pocket. Why must Joe remind his classmate not to eat anything in the lab?
    • A. 

      Eating food in the lab might distract other students from doing their work.

    • B. 

      Eating food in the lab is dangerous, since there's chemicals and bacteria that might contaminate it.

    • C. 

      Eating food in the lab will make other students hungry.

    • D. 

      The food might get eaten by the teacher's pets.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following rules should NOT be followed in the science lab?
    • A. 

      If you break something, you must clean it up.

    • B. 

      Always follow the teacher's direction.

    • C. 

      If you don't understand what you need to do next, ask questions.

    • D. 

      Never play around in the lab.

  • 4. 
    Joe has been working on an activity in the lab. He follows all the directions on the paper but does not know to do next. Which of the following would be the best way for Joe to solve his problem?
    • A. 

      Joe needs copy exactly what his friends are doing.

    • B. 

      Joe needs to guess what he needs to do next.

    • C. 

      Joe needs to start the activity again.

    • D. 

      Joe needs to ask the teacher what he needs to do next.

  • 5. 
    When entering the science lab which of the following should be done?
    • A. 

      You should start working on your experiment

    • B. 

      You should touch the equipment to see what it does

    • C. 

      You must sit quietly and wait for your teacher to give instructions

    • D. 

      You must talk to your classmates to see what you need to do next

  • 6. 
    - During an experiment, you notice a glass of water. Before you drink the water you must do which of the following?
    • A. 

      Ask the teacher if you may drink the water

    • B. 

      Smell the liquid to see if it's water

    • C. 

      Ask your classmates to see if it belongs to anyone else

    • D. 

      None of the above. You may not drink anything in the science lab.

  • 7. 
    The following equipment must be used when 
    • A. 

      Working with chemicals.

    • B. 

      Working with sharp objects.

    • C. 

      When working with sand.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 8. 
    When working in the lab which of the following should NOT be used?
    • A. 

      Sandals

    • B. 

      Ponytail

    • C. 

      Shoes

    • D. 

      Pants

  • 9. 
    If your teacher allows you to touch the pets in the lab, which of the following must you do next?
    • A. 

      Thank the teacher for allowing you to touch the pets.

    • B. 

      Tell your classmates how the pet felt.

    • C. 

      Wash your hands.

    • D. 

      Work on your experiment.