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
  Regulated material
  Dangerous good
  Hazardous substance

Question 2 of 10

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

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 __________.
  Recommendations
  Model codes
  Regulatory law
  Administrative law

Question 5 of 10

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

Question 6 of 10

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

Question 7 of 10

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

Question 8 of 10

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

Question 9 of 10

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

Question 10 of 10

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

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