Emergency First Aid Test

This test should be taken in conjunction with the CPR test.

Choose the BEST answer. Choose only one answer. Choose answers based on information given at your course, or this website.

  1. When do you treat for shock?
    1. After the person has had something to eat
    2. As soon as possible when someone is injured or ill
    3. Only when there is severe bleeding
    4. None of the above

  2. Shock is life threatening
    1. True
    2. False

  3. Severe external bleeding is controlled by:
    1. Using a tourniquette
    2. Applying pressure on the wound
    3. Putting salt and lemon on the wound
    4. None of the above

  4. If someone has severe internal bleeding, you should:
    1. Call for an ambulance immediately
    2. Give them water to drink
    3. Help them take aspirin for the pain
    4. Put pressure on the wound

  5. A Secondary Survey is done before the Primary Survey.
    1. True
    2. False

  6. For a nose bleed the person should put their head back and look up.
    1. True
    2. False

  7. If someone is having a severe allergy, which medication do they need?
    1. Insulin
    2. Epinephrine
    3. Viagra
    4. None of the above

  8. Hyperventilation should be treated by:
    1. Having the person breath into a paper bag
    2. Having the person breath into a plastic bag
    3. Slapping the person really hard to bring them to their senses
    4. None of the above

  9. Asthma can be life threatening
    1. True
    2. False

  10. Asthma is a medical condition affecting the blood vessels.
    1. True
    2. False