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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Power Tool & Maintenance Quiz
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Power Tool & Maintenance Quiz


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1. The five basic rules to power tools use are:

2. Protective machine guards are required for:

3. Why is it unsafe for chisels and wedges to have "mushroom heads"?

4. When not in use, power tools should be


5. It is okay to put a portable grinder in a vise as long as it is tightened securely

True
False


6. Most hazards associated with hand tools are easy to spot because we very seldom would use a tool in “day-to-day” life.

True
False


7. Tools requiring momentary on/off switches can never have a lock-on switch.

True
False


8. When using grinders you should always wear eye protection.

True
False


9. It is okay to wear loose clothing, ties, jewery, and have long hair while working with tools.

True
False


NOTE When finished, print out a copy and return it to your Safety Officer. Or...

Pick your work location:
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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