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Personal Safety & Injury Prevention Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Statistics regarding the national prevalence of crimes such as sexual assault, rape, and domestic violence may be lower than the actual numbers for each crime. This problem is due to which of the following issues?

Question 2 2. A helmet is recommended for use in all of the following activities EXCEPT:

Question 3 3. On your beach vacation, you are swimming in the ocean when you feel yourself caught in a rip current. What should you do?

Question 4 4. Linda is teaching her little girl, Sarah, the safest way to cross the street. What directions should Linda give Sarah?

Question 5 5. How do you correctly perform the first part of the Heimlich maneuver?

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Question 6 6. Which of these is a risk factor for death during a water based activity?

Question 7 7. Which of these factors do NOT help to prevent violent crime in a city?

Question 8 8. Safety pertaining to walkers and individuals using wheelchairs or strollers is known as:

Question 9 9. Intentional injuries do not occur to:

Question 10 10. An unlawful attack by a person for the purposes of causing severe bodily injury is:

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Question 11 11. About 10 people per day in the U.S. die from which cause of death?

Question 12 12. CPR stands for:

Question 13 13. _____ is the term used for safety while driving any type of motor vehicle, such as a bus, car, or motorcycle.

Question 14 14. Stacey dated Jason for about three months before deciding to end the relationship. Jason did not take the news well and continues to secretly follow Stacey, taking pictures of her everywhere that she goes and sending them to her in threatening letters. He also calls Stacey at work numerous times a day and hangs up on her. What should Stacey do to protect herself against Jason's stalking?

Question 15 15. Safety pertaining to leisure or risk-taking activities is called:

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Question 16 16. For people 35 years of age or older, the most common cause of death resulting from a violent intentional injury is:

Question 17 17. A substance that prevents, repels, or destroys any pest is generally known as a _____

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a good strategy for preventing intentional injuries in the outside world?

Question 19 19. The most common cause of unintentional injury death in people aged 65 years of age and over are:

Question 20 20. Carbon monoxide is _____

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Question 21 21. Guy knows that he should cross the busy street at a marked crosswalk. However, he is in a hurry and decides to cross the street at a non-designated spot. Guy is not practicing good pedestrian safety, and he may have just performed an illegal act. This is known as:

Question 22 22. Safety in and around the home is known as:

Question 23 23. Harmful acts that occur when damage is caused to oneself or others by accident are known as:

Question 24 24. Ed and Nicky have been friends for years and finally decide to go on a date. After having a few drinks, they go back to Nicky's apartment and begin kissing on her bed. Nicky is quite intoxicated but tells Ed that she doesn't want things to go any further. Ed throws Nicky back on the bed, hikes up her dress, and forcefully penetrates her against her will. What is this an example of?

Question 25 25. Why is it necessary to install smoke detectors and heat detectors in any home, but not necessarily a gun safe?

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Question 26 26. Injuries resulting from purposeful harmful actions upon oneself or others are known as:

Question 27 27. The use of force to try and harm, injure, or kill oneself or another person is known as:

Question 28 28. According to national statistics, how many women and men will be the victim of sexual assault in their lifetime?

Question 29 29. When administering CPR while waiting for trained rescue personnel to arrive at the scene, how quickly should you perform chest compressions?

Question 30 30. The idea of acceptable risk comes into play when a company _____.

Personal Safety & Injury Prevention Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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