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Do you really know enough about fire safety to pass this quiz? You probably don't know as much as you think!

 Sep 05, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which of the following does a fire NOT need to burn?
Flame
Oxygen
Heat

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The best way to control a fire in a pan on a stove is to:
Fan it with a towel until it goes out
Smother it with a lid that fits the pan
Carry the flaming pan to the nearest exit

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What two items can you mix together to make your own dry fire extinguisher?
Vinegar and Baking soda
Grease and water
Baking soda and sand

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does PEEP stand for in fire safety?
Private Evacuation Exit Point
Prevention Evaluation Exit Point
Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which three components are needed to start a fire?
Oxygen, water, and fuel
Heat, fuel, and oxygen
Heat, fuel, and carbon dioxide

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Smoke alarms need new batteries AT LEAST:
Once every 5 years
Once a year
Once every 6 months

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

When escaping from a fire, you should FIRST:
Call 911
Get to safety
Try to put out the fire

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What would you do if there is smoke in the room?
Get to as high of a place as possible
Stay low and crawl
Nothing, smoke can't hurt you.

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How often should smoke alarms be tested?
Once a week
Once a year
Once a month

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If you catch on fire, what should you do?
Cover your face and stop, drop, and roll
Wave your hands like you just don't care
Wave both of your arms rapidly to put out the flames

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What's the minumum number of escape routes you should have for each room of your house?
4
1
2

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

When using a fire extinguisher, you should aim it:
Only where the fire is closest to you
At the tops of the flames
At the base of the fire

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Microwave oven fires can be put out by:
Opening the oven door and filling the oven with water
Keeping the door closed and unplugging or cutting off power to the oven
Doing nothing, fires can't happen in microwave ovens.

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

When using a fire extinguisher, you should...
Sweep it up and down
Sweep it from side to side
Aim it only in one direction

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the leading cause of home fires?
Electrical wiring
Cooking equipment
Gasses

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

When using a fire extinguisher, you should...
Avoid using the lever
Squeeze the lever in quick, short bursts
Squeeze the lever slowly and evenly

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

When dealing with a grease fire, you should NEVER:
Remove the heat source
Attempt to smother it
Put water on it

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which of these will NOT fuel a fire?
Wood
Carbon dioxide
Oil
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