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Electrical Safety Quiz
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Electrical Safety Quiz


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1 Overloading outlets with too many appliance is an unsafe act
True
False

2 Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCI) should be used in all wet loactions and on outside outlets.
True
False

3 Insulation prevents wires from touching people and making them into electrical conductors
True
False

4 You shouldn't use electrical equipment that sparks, smokes, smells, or shocks.
True
False

5 You should put out an electrical fire yourself with water
True
False

6 Electric shock is when current flow through your body, causing harm.
True
False

7 It is safe to clean the glass face of the computer while it is on.
True
False

8 It is better to buy a new cord than to fix it.
True
False

9 Static discharge can cause fire or explosion in presence of flammable vapors & liquids and combustible dusts
True
Flase


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New York: Ithaca & Geneva
Maine: Orono, Presque Isle, & Franklin
Pennsylvania: University Park
West Virginia: Beaver
West Virginia: Kearneysville, Leetown

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Last Modified: 2/2/2010
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