Quiz: Can You Ace The Ultimate EMT Test?


How well do you know your medical terminology?

Test to see how well you know these medical terms. Are you an EMT? Prove your medical slang abilities with this quiz!

 Dec 07, 2017
1 of 15Choose the best answer!
How do you control bleeding?
pour water on it
let it bleed
apply pressure
2 of 15Choose the best answer!
How do you check if an airway is clear?
listen over their mouth and nose for breathing sound
hit their stomach
pinch their nose
3 of 15Choose the best answer!
If someone is having a sever allergy attack then use a ______
cough suppressant
4 of 15Choose the best answer!
When someone is seizing you should...
keep them away from harmful things
restrain their head
sit them up
5 of 15Pick the best answer!
Who is a "paragod"?
An EMT who thinks they know everything
A beautiful lawyer
A religious doctor
6 of 15Pick the best answer!
If you hear "code 99", it means _________.
there is CPR in progress on the street
there is a contagious child in the area
there are dangerous riot in the streets
7 of 15Pick the best answer!
What does "code blue" mean?
Patient with hypothermia
Cardiac arrest in the ER
Child walking near the street
8 of 15Pick the best answer!
"LOC" stand for __________.
Lightly out of control
Level of consciousness
Littering on campus
9 of 15Pick the best answer!
What does "DNR" mean?
Do Not Resuscitate
Dance Night Revelation
Dramatic Nosebleed Right
10 of 15Pick the best answer!
When someone says "DOB" they are talking about...
Duty of boys
Date of birth
Don't get out of bed
11 of 15Pick the best answer!
Which describes having a fever?
12 of 15Pick the best answer!
What is vertigo?
A violent patient
A doctor who is well-liked
A feeling that the room is spinning
13 of 15Pick the best answer!
What is "blunt trauma"?
An injury that is bleeding profusely
An injury that is caused by blunt force - no open wound
An injury that needs stitches
14 of 15Pick the best answer!
When a paramedic says "ETOH" it means...
someone is sleepy
A nickname for the ambulance
Ethanol - or that the patient has been drinking
15 of 15Choose the best answer!
What is a defibrillator machine?
a machine that sends an electric shock to the heart
an exercise machine
a machine to help you eat
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