HazMat Exam Prep 4th Ed. Audit Quiz

Question 1 of 10

In Canada, which term is used for a substance that is included in any of the nine UN classifications of hazardous materials?
  Controlled substance
  Dangerous good
  Hazardous substance
  Regulated material

Question 2 of 10

Compared to other types of incidents to which first responders are commonly called, haz mat incidents are typically ___________.
  Resolved prior to arrival
  Shorter in duration
  More complicated
  False alarms

Question 3 of 10

Which US agency is primarily responsible to create and enforce laws designed to protect air, water and soil from contamination?
  Department of Transportation
  Bureau of Environmental Law
  Environmental Protection Agency
  Department of Agriculture

Question 4 of 10

Unless adopted by an authorized agency, NFPA standards are __________.
  Model codes
  Administrative law
  Recommendations
  Regulatory law

Question 5 of 10

The NFPA defines optional mission-specific competencies for which level haz mat/WMD responder?
  Operations
  Specialist
  Technician
  Commander

Question 6 of 10

Which is a core competency for Operations-Level haz mat responders?
  Perform atmospheric monitoring
  Assess the nature and extent of an incident
  Product control
  Victim rescue and recovery

Question 7 of 10

What is the term for long-term health effects resulting from exposure to a hazardous material?
  Environmental
  Vocational
  Continuous
  Chronic

Question 8 of 10

What does the T stand for in the acronym TRACEM?
  Toxic
  Time
  Temperature
  Thermal

Question 9 of 10

A cryogen or liquefied gas will __________ when released from its container.
  Condense
  Ignite
  Evaporate
  Vaporize

Question 10 of 10

What is the DOT terminology for materials that are transported at extremely high temperatures?
  Molten solids
  Thermal hazard materials
  Exothermic materials
  Elevated temperature materials

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