Arc Flash University: Safe Use of Electrical Testing Devices

Exam for One (1) Professional Development Hour (PDH)

Air Date: Thursday, October 24, 2013

You must get 8 of 10 questions correct to pass the exam. You may retake the exam if necessary. You will be notified whether you passed or failed automatically after taking the exam. Upon passing the exam, you will be able to download the completion certificate immediately.

Exam: Arc Flash University: Safe Use of Electrical Testing Devices

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Exam Question 1 *

According to the presentation, which meter offers the widest variety of testing options? 

Multi meter
Clamp meter
Voltage indicator
Wiggins tester
Exam Question 2 *

What category of meter must be used for distribution systems? 

Exam Question 3 *

Which agencies provide listing or approval for electrical equipment? 


A and B
A and C
B and D
A and D
Exam Question 4 *

What resource provides guidance on the proper clothing and clearance distances to perform safe electrical work? 

OSHA 1910
Exam Question 5 *

When must a meter be verified to assure that it is functioning properly? 

After the test
It worked fine earlier in the day
Before and after the test (live – dead – live)
Prior to the test
Exam Question 6 *

Information on the hazard assessment for each piece of equipment may be found… 

A. In the OSHA manual
B. In NFPA 70E
C. Who cares, it’s all the same
D. On a detailed label found on the equipment

A and B
A and D
B and D
C and D
Exam Question 7 *

Dielectric gloves are only required when?

Only when performing an amperage test
When I feel like wearing them
For any task where the risk of shock exists
Only when performing a voltage test
Exam Question 8 *

Ultimately, what determines whether or not a person is qualified to perform electrical testing? (trained, authorized, and properly equipped) 

The worker has lots of experience
The employee decides
Only the employer can decide
They’ve taken Bob’s class
Exam Question 9 *

Proper PPE must be worn during the lockout verification process.

Exam Question 10 *

A circuit is considered energized until… 

You ensure the breaker is off
The equipment does not turn on
It has been proven de-energized by a contact test
A voltage indicator has been used and it does not light up
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