Technical Rescue Awareness II

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Technical Rescue Awareness II

This is the second practice quiz for the IFSI Technical Rescue Awareness state exam


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A(n) _______ is a compressed air system used for refilling SCBA bottles and/or regulating for direct supply to supplied-air respirators.
    • A. 

      Compressed air recirculation device

    • B. 

      Cascade system

    • C. 

      SCBA

    • D. 

      Oxygen manifold

  • 2. 
    ___________ generators use the vehicle's engine to drive the generator by means of a shaft (similar to a fire pump) or belt (similar to a vehicle alternator)
    • A. 

      Hydraulic

    • B. 

      Electrical

    • C. 

      Gasoline

    • D. 

      PTO

  • 3. 
    NFPA ______, requires chassis-mounted winches to be rated with at least a _____-lb pulling capacity
    • A. 

      1670 / 10000

    • B. 

      1901 / 6000

    • C. 

      1901 / 10000

    • D. 

      1670 / 6000

  • 4. 
    Junction boxes are commonly employed when multiple outlets are required. these boxes should be heavy-duty models that are supplied with ground fault circuit interrupters (GFCI) and that comply with _____.
    • A. 

      NFPA 60F

    • B. 

      NFPA 70F

    • C. 

      NFPA 70E

    • D. 

      NFPA 60E

  • 5. 
    A(n) ________ can be hydraulically or electrically driven and consist of a telescoping beam that can be rotated 360 degrees.
    • A. 

      Pulley

    • B. 

      Gin pole

    • C. 

      A-frame

    • D. 

      Boom

  • 6. 
    NFPA _______, Standard on Protective Ensembles for Technical Rescue Incidents, and your organization's own standard operating procedures (SOPs) will dictate what you wear or use for personal protection.
    • A. 

      1961

    • B. 

      1951

    • C. 

      1981

    • D. 

      704E

  • 7. 
    Any helmet chosen for rescue work should meet the requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910____.
    • A. 

      .155

    • B. 

      .145

    • C. 

      .135

    • D. 

      .125

  • 8. 
    A(n) ________ is a written plan that provides a comprehensive infection control system to maximize protection against communicable diseases.
    • A. 

      Infection control plan

    • B. 

      Incident action plan

    • C. 

      Infection control process

    • D. 

      Respiratory protection plan

  • 9. 
    A(n) _______ is a written program, with workplace-specific procedures addressing the major elements of the program, established whenever respirators are necessary to protect the health of the employee.
    • A. 

      Infection control plan

    • B. 

      Incident action plan

    • C. 

      Infection control process

    • D. 

      Respiratory protection plan

  • 10. 
    A protective device to provide safe breathing air to a user in a hostile or dangerous atmosphere is known as:
    • A. 

      SCBA

    • B. 

      A face mask

    • C. 

      Respiratory protection

    • D. 

      SAR/SABA

  • 11. 
    In _______, breathing air is supplied by an air line from either a compressor or stored-air (bottle) system located outside the work area.
    • A. 

      SCBA

    • B. 

      Air-purifying respirators

    • C. 

      Filtration recovery units

    • D. 

      Supplied-air respirator/breathing apparatus

  • 12. 
    Often used in mine and underwater rescue, positive-pressure _______ are long-duration units that recirculate the user's exhaled breath.
    • A. 

      Rebreathers

    • B. 

      Air-purifying respirators

    • C. 

      Filtration recovery units

    • D. 

      Supplied-air respirator/breathing apparatus

  • 13. 
    _______________ units are similar to SCBA in their function; unlike with SCBA, however, their regulators are designed to work in an underwater environment, which is characterized by increased pressures. 
    • A. 

      SCBA

    • B. 

      SCUBA

    • C. 

      Filtration recovery unit

    • D. 

      Supplied air respirator/breathing apparatus

  • 14. 
    _________ are the simplest and sometimes most effective tools rescuers carry.
    • A. 

      Striking tools

    • B. 

      Hand tools

    • C. 

      Leverage tools

    • D. 

      Halligan tools

  • 15. 
    __________ tools are operated by compressed air, which can be supplied from air compressors, SCBA cylinders, cascade systems, or vehicle-mounted compressors.
    • A. 

      Hydraulically powered

    • B. 

      Chopping

    • C. 

      Pneumatic powered

    • D. 

      Cutting

  • 16. 
    One of the most important things to notice when inspecting electrical tools in any indication of damage to the _______.
    • A. 

      Cord or plug

    • B. 

      Power unit

    • C. 

      Power tools

    • D. 

      Equipment it will be plugged into

  • 17. 
    _________ is used solely for supporting people. It must be used whenever a rope is needed to support a person, whether during training or during firefighting, rescue, or other emergency operations.
    • A. 

      Utility rope

    • B. 

      Work rope

    • C. 

      Rescue rope

    • D. 

      Life safety rope

  • 18. 
    A knot that attaches to or wraps around an object such that when the object is removed, the knot will fall apart is known as:
    • A. 

      Hitch

    • B. 

      Safety

    • C. 

      Bend

    • D. 

      Working end

  • 19. 
    A type of knot used to secure the ends of ropes to prevent them from coming untied is known as: 
    • A. 

      Hitch

    • B. 

      Safety

    • C. 

      Bend

    • D. 

      Working end