Standard First Aid Test

This test should be taken in conjunction with the CPR and Emergency First Aid test.

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

  1. The most common cause of neck injuries is:
    1. Falling from a height
    2. Motor vehicle accidents
    3. Swimming
    4. None of the above

  2. If someone has a car accident, and is able to walk, then for sure they do not have a neck injury.
    1. True
    2. False

  3. Concussions are life threatening
    1. True
    2. False

  4. If someone has a broken bone, you should:
    1. Put it back in place
    2. Give them Panadol for the pain
    3. Call for an ambulance
    4. Make fun of them for getting hurt

  5. Being hit by lightning can cause a broken bone.
    1. True
    2. False

  6. The proper treatment for a bone or joint injury is:
    1. Rest, Immobilize, Cold, Elevate
    2. Rest, Immobilize, Compress, Elevate
    3. Recline, Immobilize, Cold, Elevate
    4. None of the above

  7. Heat emergencies only happen in hot weather:
    1. True
    2. False

  8. You spill some hot water on your arm. Immediately you should:
    1. Put butter on the burn
    2. Put tomatoes on the burn
    3. Don't do anything
    4. None of the above

  9. Someone has been bitten by a wild animal. They may be infected with:
    1. A flu virus
    2. Tuberculosis
    3. Ticks
    4. Rabies

  10. For snake bites you need to cut the skin to allow the poison to drain.
    1. True
    2. False