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1. What safety device should be used if a student pours acid into a beaker and it splashes into their eyes?
Fume Hood
Fire Extinguisher
Eye Wash Station
Fire Blanket
 
 
2. What safety equipment should the student have used to avoid the accident mentioned in question #1?
Eye Wash Station
Visorgogs
Safety Shower
Fire Blanket
 

3. What piece of equipment should be used when dealing with chemicals that have dangerous fumes?

Fume Hood
Fire Extinguisher
Eye Wash Station
Fire Blanket
 
 

4. Your lab partner just (accidentally) light your notebook on fire. What piece of safety equipment should

you reach for?
Fume Hood
Fire Extinguisher
Eye Wash Station
Fire Blanket
 

5. While trying to extinguish your notebook, your sweater catches on fire What item should your partner

use to save you?
Eye Wash Station
Visorgogs
Safety Shower
Fire Blanket
 

6. You are safe, but still in a slight state of shock. You knock an entire beaker of acid onto you lab partner's pants. What item will be used to save the Levi's?

Eye Wash Station
Visorgogs
Safety Shower
Fire Blanket

 

 

7. Lab Safety Rule #9 States not to wear loose clothing or jewelry. Why do you think this matters?

 

 

 

8. Certain things are never allowed in a Lab. Check all that are not allowed.

 

Food

Lab coats

Visorgogs

Beverages

Horseplay

Candy

 
 

9. You see on your table an unlabeled beaker filled with a clear liquid. The contents

must be water, go ahead and drink it.
are probably water, drink it anyway, whats the worst that could happen?
are a really strong acid. Pour it on your desk, and see if it burns through.
are unknown. Leave it alone, and inform your instructor.

 

 

10. The most important tool to have in a lab setting is

Beakers
Bunsen burners
Hammers, definitely hammers
Common sense and maturity