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Health and Safety Test Questions about Fire Extinguishers

Below are 10 health and safety test questions based on fire extinguishers, it will test your knowledge on the different types of fire extinguishers and the correct use of each type of fire extinguisher. Before completing these health and safety test questions you can visit our health and safety revision section on fire extinguishers.

The cscs health and safety test is meant to test your knowledge on basic health and safety concepts; concepts such as fire safety are essential towards maintaining a safe working environment for both you and your employer. Some of the questions in your real cscs test will ask you to identify the colour coding for a specific type of fire extinguisher, sate which type of fire extinguisher should be used on a specific fire and the procedures to follow if you discover a fire on-site.

Fire extinguishers play a big part of the health and safety test mainly because every environment has a potential fire risk and quite a number of the health and safety test questions will be based on the different types of fire extinguishers and what they should be used on. Leave your answers in the comments box.

1. When using a CO2 fire extinguisher you should be aware that the nozzle will become?

A. Very Hot

B. Very Cold

C. Warm

D. Slightly Cold

 

2. What colour coding does foam fire extinguishers fall under.

A. Red

B. Blue

C. Cream

D. Black

 

3. What type of fire extinguishers would you normally find in a restaurant kitchen?

A. Wet chemical fire extinguisher

B. Water fire extinguisher

C. Co2 fire extinguishers

D. Dry powder fire extinguisher

 

4. The colour coding for a dry powder fire extinguisher is?

A. Blue

B. Cream

C. Red

D. Black

 

5. Which type of fire extinguisher should you avoid using in confined spaces?

A. Dry powder

B. Water

C. CO2

D. Foam

 

6. Which type of fire extinguisher is best suited for electrical fires?

A. CO2

B. Water

C. Wet chemical

D. Foam

 

7. Which of the following is not a category A material?

A. Wood

B. Paper

C. Propane

D. Plastic

 

8. Which category does titanium and aluminium materials fall under?

A. Category C

B. Category A

C. Category F

D. Category D

 

9. Category F fires are best tackled with?

A. CO2 fire extinguishers

B. Dry powder fire extinguishers

C. Wet chemical fire extinguishers

D. Water fire extinguishers

 

10. True or False. A person needs to be trained before they can use a fire extinguisher?

A. True

B. False


70 Comments for Health and Safety Test Questions


Posted on Friday 11th November, 2011, 7:47pm

1.b
2.c
3.c
4.a
5.c
6.c
7.d
8.a
9.a
10.false

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Posted on Friday 2nd December, 2011, 4:08pm

Im sorry to say i think the question 6 is Co2 and question 5 is dry powder

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Posted on Tuesday 6th December, 2011, 2:28pm

1b.2c 3a 4a 5a 6c 7c 8c 9c 10b

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Posted on Monday 16th January, 2012, 2:47pm

1)a
2)c
3)b
4)c
5)d
6)a
7)c
8)d
9)a
10)b

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Posted on Monday 16th January, 2012, 7:47pm

b b c a c a c c b False

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Posted on Wednesday 18th January, 2012, 11:53pm

1) B
2) C
3) A
4) A
5) C
6) D
7) C
8) D
9) C
10) A

These answers are from an actual answer book!

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Posted on Tuesday 31st January, 2012, 9:22pm

B,C,C,A,B,A,C,D,C,A

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Posted on Wednesday 1st February, 2012, 2:21pm

1.d
2.c
3.c
4.b
5.c
6.a
7.c
8.c
9.c
10.b

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Posted on Tuesday 7th February, 2012, 8:32pm

1.b
2.c
3.d
4.a
5.a
6.a
7.c
8.d
9.c
10.b

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Posted on Friday 24th February, 2012, 7:08pm

1.b
2.c
3.a
4.a
5.c
6.a
7.a
8.d
9.c
10.b

please email me with answers

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Posted on Saturday 3rd March, 2012, 3:42am

1-b 2-c 3-a 4-a 5-c 6-a 7-c 8-d 9-c 10-a

Please email me the answers.. Thanks

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Posted on Sunday 4th March, 2012, 11:27am

1-b 2-c 3-a 4-a 5-c 6-a 7-c 8-d 9-c 10-a

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Posted on Monday 26th March, 2012, 4:37pm

1.b
2.c
3.c
4.a
5.c
6.a
7.c
8.c
9.b
10.b

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Posted on Sunday 1st April, 2012, 2:48pm

1.b
2.c
3.d
4.b
5.b
6.a
7.c
8.c
9.c
10.false

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Posted on Thursday 5th April, 2012, 12:00am

B C A A C A C D C A

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Posted on Thursday 12th April, 2012, 7:21pm

1)B
2)C
3)A
4)A
5)C
6)A
7)A
8)D
9)C
10)A

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Posted on Saturday 14th April, 2012, 10:42am

bccaaacdba, i know i didnt do well on this one :)

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Posted on Thursday 19th April, 2012, 11:21am

A,C,C,C,D,A,B,D,A

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Posted on Sunday 6th May, 2012, 10:59pm

1 b
2 c
3 a
4 a
5 c
6 a
7 c
8 d
9 c
10 b

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Posted on Thursday 10th May, 2012, 10:59pm

1B 2C 3A 4A 5C 6B 7C 8D 9C 10A

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Posted on Thursday 17th May, 2012, 12:50pm

b,c,d,a,a,a,c,c,c,b

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Posted on Monday 21st May, 2012, 10:37pm

1B
2C
3A
4A
5A
6A
7C
8D
9C
10B

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Posted on Wednesday 13th June, 2012, 3:01pm

1B
2C
3C?
4A
5C
6A
7C
8D
9C
10B

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Posted on Monday 2nd July, 2012, 11:48pm

1) B
2) C
3) A
4) A
5) C
6) D
7) C
8) D
9) C
10) A

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Posted on Saturday 7th July, 2012, 2:41pm

1.b 2.c 3.d 4.a 5.c 6.a 7.c 8.d 9.c 10.a

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Posted on Monday 16th July, 2012, 10:31am

1.b 2.c 3.a 4.b 5.d 6.d 7.c 8.c 9.c 10.b

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Posted on Monday 23rd July, 2012, 3:49pm

1.B
2.D
3.D
4.A
5.A
6.D
7.C
8.D
9.C
10.A

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Posted on Sunday 29th July, 2012, 12:39am

1,b
2,a
3,b
4,d
5,b
6,d
7,d
8,a

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Posted on Sunday 5th August, 2012, 1:35am

1)B
2)C
3)A
4)A
5)A
6)A
7)C
8)B
9)C
10)B

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Posted on Monday 13th August, 2012, 11:53am

1-b
2-c
3-a
4-a
5-c
6-a
7-c
8-d
9-c
10-a

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Posted on Monday 17th September, 2012, 2:41pm

1b,2c,3a,4a,5c,6a,7d,8a,9b,10b

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Dan

Posted on Wednesday 10th October, 2012, 9:25am

B
CD
C
C
A
C
A
C
D

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Posted on Wednesday 17th October, 2012, 1:37pm

b
c
a
d
c
a
d
c
c
b

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Posted on Thursday 18th October, 2012, 8:08pm

B C A A A A C D C B

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Lee

Posted on Wednesday 24th October, 2012, 10:20am

B b d b a a c c d b

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Posted on Monday 29th October, 2012, 2:46pm

B,C,C,A,A,D,C,D,A,B

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Posted on Tuesday 20th November, 2012, 8:45pm

1.b
1.c
3.c
4.a
5.a
6.a
7.c
8.a
9.c
10.b

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Posted on Wednesday 21st November, 2012, 10:29am

1.d 2.a 1.c 4.d 5.b 7.d 8.a 9.b 10.b

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Posted on Wednesday 19th December, 2012, 10:38pm

1.b
2.c
3.b
4.d
5.b
6.a
7.a
8.c
9.d
10.b

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Posted on Thursday 27th December, 2012, 5:38pm

1b2a3c4c5c6a7c8a9c10a

Thank you.

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GUS

Posted on Tuesday 19th February, 2013, 1:17pm

B, C, A, A, A, A, C, D, C, A

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Posted on Tuesday 5th March, 2013, 9:13pm

1A 2D 3D 4B 5A 6A 7B 8D 9D 10B

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Posted on Tuesday 12th March, 2013, 11:18am

b c c a c c d a a false

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Posted on Tuesday 2nd April, 2013, 8:56pm

1.b
2.c
3.a
4.a
5.c
6.a
7.c
8.d
9.b
10.a

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Posted on Friday 3rd May, 2013, 3:28pm

1b 2c 3a 4a 5a 6a 7cd 8d 9c 10a

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Posted on Monday 6th May, 2013, 10:26pm

1b
2c
3d
4c
5c
6d
7c
8a
9c
10b

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Posted on Wednesday 8th May, 2013, 6:07pm

1.B
2.C
3.B
4.D
5.C
6.A
7.D
8.D
9.B
10.B

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Posted on Thursday 9th May, 2013, 12:35pm

b, c, a, a, c, d, c, d, c, a

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Posted on Tuesday 21st May, 2013, 6:40pm

b
c
a
a
c
a
c
d
c
a

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Posted on Thursday 23rd May, 2013, 8:32pm

B
C
D
D
B
D
C

C
B
A

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Posted on Thursday 30th May, 2013, 9:11am

1B 2C 3A 4A 5A 6A 7C 8C 9C 10B

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Posted on Thursday 13th June, 2013, 4:00pm

b.c.c.a.c.a.d.d.c.b.

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Posted on Tuesday 18th June, 2013, 5:00pm

1/b 2/d 3/b 4/c 5/a 6/a 7/d 8/c 9/b 10/b

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Posted on Wednesday 26th June, 2013, 7:51pm

B
C
C
C
A
A
D
C
C
B

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Posted on Thursday 4th July, 2013, 7:03pm

1A
2C
3A
4A
5C
6D
7C
8C
9D
10 FALSE

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    Posted on Monday 15th September, 2014, 11:03am

    1.B 2.C 3.A 4,A 5.A 6.A 7.C 8.D 9.C 10.A

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Posted on Tuesday 9th July, 2013, 8:08pm

not to hard

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Posted on Monday 29th July, 2013, 5:23pm

1b
2c
3c
4a
5c
6a
7c
8a
9b
10a

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Posted on Saturday 3rd August, 2013, 7:11pm

b, c, d, c, d, d, c, d, c, a,

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Posted on Friday 30th August, 2013, 4:20am

b
c
a
a
c
d
c
d
b
b

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Dan

Posted on Tuesday 17th September, 2013, 7:36pm

1. B
2. A
3. D
4. D
5. D
6. A
7. C
8. C
9. B
10. A

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Pet

Posted on Monday 30th September, 2013, 5:08pm

1.a
2.b
3.d
4.c
5.b
6.d
7.a
8.c
9.d
10.a

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Posted on Monday 21st October, 2013, 6:46pm

B
C
D
A
C
A
C
D
A
A

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Posted on Sunday 15th December, 2013, 9:18pm

A c c a d a c d b b

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Posted on Tuesday 4th February, 2014, 8:32am

B,C,D,A,C,A,C,D,C,B

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Posted on Tuesday 27th May, 2014, 9:21pm

B,C, D,C,C, A,D, D,C,A

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Posted on Thursday 26th June, 2014, 12:31pm

B,C,A,A,A,A,C,D,C,B.

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Posted on Friday 1st August, 2014, 6:50pm

A
C
C
A
D
D
C
F
C
A

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Posted on Saturday 2nd August, 2014, 6:00pm

1.b
2.c
3.c
4.b
5.c
6.c
7.d
8.a
9.a
10.False

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Posted on Sunday 3rd August, 2014, 11:37am

B,C,A,A,A,A,D,C,A

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