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Basic First Aid Practice Exams (Easy) - Part 1
Which of the following is NOT a cause of cardiac arrest?
Congenital heart disorders
What is the most important thing to do when someone has a cardiac arrest?
How does an AED help a person who is in cardiac arrest?
An AED pumps blood
An AED shocks the brain
An AED restores normal heart rhythm
An AED helps the victim breathe
Which of the following signs are common in the early stages of cardiac arrest?
Recordable blood pressure
What is the first aid treatment for minor open wounds?
Apply direct pressure with a gauze pad to stop the bleeding
Rinse the wound under warm running water for about 5 minutes
Apply a small amount of antibiotic ointment, cream, or gel to the wound
All of the above
What is the best to do if you have a major open wound?
Apply pressure to the wound to control the bleeding
Call 911 or the designated emergency number
Clean the wound with soap and water
Apply a bandage to the wound
Which of the following is not a part of the RICE method for treating muscle, bone, and joint injuries?
What is the best advice to give someone who has possibly sustained a concussion?
Everything will be fine
It is generally considered safe for a person with a concussion to sleep
The person should continue the activity they were engaged in when the incident occurred
Follow up with a healthcare provider for a complete evaluation
What causes pain in injuries?
Type of injury
Both A and C
Which areas of the body are most vulnerable to sprains?
Knee, shoulder, and hip
Ankles, knees, and wrists
Back, Knees, and palm
Shoulder, Knees, and toes
What is the first step in treating a spider bite from a harmless spider?
Apply an antibiotic wound ointment, cream, or gel to the wound
Wash the area with soap and water
Keep the bitten area elevated and as still as possible
Seek medical attention
Which of the following is the main concern when an animal bites a person?
The animal may have rabies
The animal may be domesticated
The animal may be wild
B or C
How should a bee sting be removed?
Use your fingernail and scrap in the opposite direction to the sting
Run it under cold water to wash it away
Squeeze the stinger and pull it out
What is the general first aid treatment for a chemical burn?
Remove the chemical, then call 911
Remove the chemical, cool it with ice, and cover it with a bandage
Remove the chemical, flush with water, and cover with a bandage
Do not touch the burnt area and call 911 instead
What first step should you do when you encounter an electrical burn victim?
Check the scene for safety
Make sure the victim is no longer in contact with the electrical current
Provide first aid care as needed
Check if the victim needs CPR
In the following types of burns, regeneration occurs without scarring, except for?
First degree burns
Second degree burns
Third degree burns
Both B and C
What is the first aid treatment for chemical burns in the eye?
Let the eye tear to wash the chemical out
Cover the eye with a loose, moist bandage
Flush the eye with clean drinking water
Use milk to flush the eye
What is the most common cause of nosebleeds?
Falling or getting hit in the nose
Breathing dry air
Changes in altitude
How can you stop a nosebleed?
Taking a deep breath
Applying ice to the nose
Pinching the nostrils together while sitting with the head slightly forward
Sneezing the blood
What is the best position to put a person with a mouth injury is bleeding?
To save the lives of cardiac arrest victims completely
To avoid going to the hospital for treatment
It can double or triple the victim's chance of survival
It's not necessary to learn hands-only CPR if you are not a healthcare provider
On their side in the recovery position
On their back
Seated and leaning slightly forward
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