Quiz: Only 1 in 50 Americans Can Pass This Firefighters Test. Can You?

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 Jan 08, 2018
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Question: 1/15Choose the best answer!


What do "structural firefighters" do?
fight fires on the ocean
fight fires in the woods
fight fires in homes and buildings

Question: 2/15Choose the best answer!


If the vehicle the firefighters are in pumps water it is called a ________.
car
bus
engine

Question: 3/15Choose the best answer!


Firefighters come when an elevator is stuck.
False
True

Question: 4/15Choose the best answer!


Firefighters wear ______ clothing.
glitter
light
heavy

Question: 5/15Choose the best answer!


Which of these do firefighters NOT use?
soft hats
heavy coats
ladders

Question: 6/15Choose the best answer!


If you want to be a firefighter you must be ______ certified.
CPR
Nurse Practitioner
Babysitter

Question: 7/15Choose the best answer!


What is a "smoke jumper"?
The firefighter who saves the most people
A firefighter who sleeps through the firehouse alarm
Firefighters who parachute into the middle of the fire

Question: 8/15Choose the best answer!


Smoke contains the following components _______.
copper, sulfur, h2O, titanium
Atoms and stuff
carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide and cyanide

Question: 9/15Choose the best answer!


High heat, heavy smoke and little or no flames describe what stage of fire?
Smoldering
Ashing
Fully developed

Question: 10/15Choose the best answer!


What is the symbol for a class "B" fire?
Red square
Pink square
Blue square

Question: 11/15Choose the best answer!


The incipient stage of fire refers to ____.
the beginning stage of a fire
the life of a fire
the smoke of the fire

Question: 12/15Choose the best answer!


Every entry-team must have a backup team, except for a/an ______.
party
attack
rescue

Question: 13/15Choose the best answer!


The acronym RIC stands for _____.
Resistant Intelligence Committee
Rapid Intervention Crew
Really Interesting Company

Question: 14/15Choose the best answer!


What does SCBA stand for?
So Cool Barrier Angle
Safety, Caution, Barrier, Approach
Self Contained Breathing Apparatus

Question: 15/15Choose the best answer!


The purpose of the Two-In/Two-Out rule is ____.
more the merrier
that firefighters never go into a dangerous situation alone
that firefighters never carry live hoseline by oneself
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