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?
  Hazardous substance
  Dangerous good
  Controlled 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 ___________.
  More complicated
  False alarms
  Resolved prior to arrival
  Shorter in duration

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
  Department of Agriculture
  Environmental Protection Agency

Question 4 of 10

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

Question 5 of 10

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

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?
  Continuous
  Vocational
  Environmental
  Chronic

Question 8 of 10

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

Question 9 of 10

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

Question 10 of 10

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

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