YW General Wood Shop Safety | Unit 1c | Quiz

Electrical Hazards

 

Choose the correct answer

1) Which of the following is not a good way to place an electrical cord:

a) Away from water

b) Away from heat

c) Under a floor mat

d) All of the above

2) If you touch a source of electricity while you're also touching the ground, the electricity will:

a) Look for the easiest path to the ground, so it will travel through your clothes

b) Look for the easiest path to the ground, so it will travel directly through your body

c) Be absorbed by your body, and never reach the ground

d) Stay within the wires

3) When you're dealing with an electrical cord you should NEVER:

a) Stop what you're doing if the cord is frayed or uncovered, it's a bad idea to waste your time in the shop fixing things instead of working on your projects

b) Break off the third prong of a three prong plug to make it fit in a two prong outlet

c) Waste your time looking for another outlet if you find too many plugs in one outlet, outlets are made to hold many, many plugs

d) Both A and C

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