Find Out Some Safety Tips Here

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It is no lie that prevention is better than cure. In a construction site, therefore, we need to ensure that we know exactly what is expected of us when we are on site. Below is a quiz that has some safety tips and if you get a score of ninety percent then you are well prepared for the field. Try it out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The conducting officer is primarily responsible for:
    • A. 

      All the below

    • B. 

      Supervision of Training/activity

    • C. 

      Safety of Training/activity

    • D. 

      Conduct of Training/activity

  • 2. 
    During live firing, which of the following equipment is not a must?
    • A. 

      Identity Disc

    • B. 

      Helmet

    • C. 

      Ear Protection

    • D. 

      Compass

  • 3. 
    TPen guns and firing of illumination should be directed tyowards the sky and fired at an angle between __ mils and __ mils.
    • A. 

      2500;2930

    • B. 

      4000;4500

    • C. 

      1170;1530

    • D. 

      3600;4300

  • 4. 
    Whilst dealing with a weapon stoppage, the firer must direct the barrel of the weapon __.
    • A. 

      Upwards

    • B. 

      Downwards

    • C. 

      Towards the stop-butt

    • D. 

      60 deg. Upwards

  • 5. 
    At least __ hours of __ must be allocated the night before any strenuous activity is to be carried out.
    • A. 

      6;absolute rest

    • B. 

      7;sleep

    • C. 

      7;uninterrupted rest

    • D. 

      5;indisturbed rest

  • 6. 
    During a section level outfield training, a casualty is incurred. What should be done immediately?
    • A. 

      Alert the nearest medical centre

    • B. 

      Buddy aid

    • C. 

      Organic medic

    • D. 

      Combat casualty aid

  • 7. 
    The SAR21 shall not be fired continuously for more than __ rounds, regardless of rapid or auto mode.
    • A. 

      260

    • B. 

      270

    • C. 

      250

    • D. 

      280

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is not a risk factor for heat injuries?
    • A. 

      Newly enlisted soldier with less than 6 months military experience

    • B. 

      Soldier(s) that smoke frequently

    • C. 

      Timid soldier who does not dare to sound out

    • D. 

      Accumulated fatigue

  • 9. 
    A firer must wait for __ before attempting to unload a misfired round from the M203.
    • A. 

      10s

    • B. 

      20s

    • C. 

      30s

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    The minimum engagement distance for HEDP and TP ammo is __m.
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      150

    • C. 

      200

    • D. 

      300

  • 11. 
    When a soldier is sitting in a vehicle, he will ensure the following, except __.
    • A. 

      Weapon is held between the knees with barrel facing upwards

    • B. 

      Scabbards must be fitted over bayonets

    • C. 

      Weapon is cleared of all ammunition

    • D. 

      Surrender any loaded magazine

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is not part of first aid for heat exhaustion?
    • A. 

      Remove clothes

    • B. 

      Remain in face up position

    • C. 

      Rehydrate

    • D. 

      Reduce body temperature

  • 13. 
    Which of the injury below is NOT potentially life threatening?
    • A. 

      Heat Stroke

    • B. 

      Heat Cramp

    • C. 

      Heat Exhaustion

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 14. 
    The normal intake requirement for each soldier should not be less than __ litres per day. If the weather is very hot or when the training is tense, the water intake should not be less than __ litres per day.
    • A. 

      6;10

    • B. 

      3;6

    • C. 

      7;12

    • D. 

      5;8

  • 15. 
    During weight training, participants must:
    • A. 

      Breathe correctly; inhale while working against resistance and exhale at completion

    • B. 

      Be assisted when handling heavy weights

    • C. 

      Warm up before and stretch adequately during process of training

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    How much water should be consumed at least 2hrs before bedtime if there is physical activity the next day?
    • A. 

      Enough to quench thirst

    • B. 

      500ml

    • C. 

      100ml

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    Which of the following are NOT risk factors for heat injuries?
    • A. 

      Recent alcohol consumption

    • B. 

      Over-sealous soldier with unrealistically high expectations of his abilities

    • C. 

      Participating in strenuous exercise the previous week

    • D. 

      Poor diet

  • 18. 
    What should be done when lightning is inherent during training?
    • A. 

      Training troops should seek shelter under a tall tree

    • B. 

      Avoid staying out in open areas such as beaches, rooftops, hilltops, open fields, the sea or pools

    • C. 

      Seek shelter even if it is partially sheltered

    • D. 

      Seek shelter under a coconut tree

  • 19. 
    For explosive ordnance initiated by non-electric means, the time lapse is __min.
    • A. 

      45

    • B. 

      60

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      30

  • 20. 
    For explosice ordnance initiated by electrical means, the time lapse is __min.
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      30

    • C. 

      45

    • D. 

      60

  • 21. 
    What are the things to note with regard to the handling of smoke grenades and canisters?
    • A. 

      Initiation of a smoke grenade or canister must be done with face away from it during activation

    • B. 

      Grenade must be thrown immediately after safety pin has been removed

    • C. 

      Smoke grenade that becomes a blind must be retrieved after a lapse of 1min and returned to ammo depot

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 22. 
    For route marches, the mid-day pause will be taken not later than __hrs and be at least __mins long.
    • A. 

      1330;45

    • B. 

      1400;30

    • C. 

      1330;60

    • D. 

      1400;60

  • 23. 
    For continuous strenuous activities, soldiers should drink to quench their thirst, between __ml of water per hour during the activity.
    • A. 

      500-1000

    • B. 

      200-500

    • C. 

      300-800

    • D. 

      700-1000

  • 24. 
    Prior to firing the Matador-HEAT, which of the following must be done? i. both front and rear ends of launcher are free from debris ii. The cover group must be in place iii. The safety lever must be in ā€˜Sā€™ (safe) position iv. Inspect for any visible damage of the launcher v. The sub-calibre round must be inspected for damage
    • A. 

      I, ii, iii

    • B. 

      I, iii, iv

    • C. 

      I, ii, iii, iv

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 25. 
    The rear wall must not be less than __m from the rear of the launcher tube with no obstacles between the rear of the tube and the wall.
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      2.5

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      3.5

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