The Ultimate Fire Safety Quiz
Fire safety rules could save your life. In the event of a fire it is important to be prepared and know what to do. Find out if you are fire-safe by taking this quiz.
At least how many times per year should you check your smoke alarm batteries?
- once a year
- twice a year
- three times a year
How many fire exits should each room have?
Where should you keep combustible materials?
- near a furnace
- in the kitchen
- in a locked cupboard
Where should you avoid running extension cords?
- under rugs
- over countertops
- behind doors
What should you use to attach electrical cords to walls?
How can you alert firefighters if there are children or physically challenged people in your home, even if you are not there at the time?
- Leave a sign on the door.
- Place a sticker from the fire department on the window.
- Register the person at the fire department.
How can you prevent your lights from overheating and causing a fire?
- Use low-wattage bulbs.
- Have the lights on for short periods only.
- Have the lights near a fan or window.
What do you mix with sand to make a dry fire extinguisher?
Where should you avoid placing a gas cooktop?
- near open windows
- in a corner
- in the bedroom
If a fire breaks out, how long should you spend fighting it?
- 30 seconds
- 2 minutes
- 5 minutes