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Basic Chain Saw Safety Quiz 101

1. The chain should be sharpened on a grinder after every how many hand filings?
2
3
4

2. You should move how many feet away from the fueling area before trying to start the chainsaw?
10 ft.
15 ft.
20 ft.

3. Before storing the saw, you should..
Leave the gas/oil mixture in the tank
Drain the gas/oil mixture from the tank
Refill the tank with the gas/oil mixture

4. The annual average of reported chainsaw deaths and injuries in the U.S.A is?
115,000
140,000
165,000

5. Probably the best place to purchase a chainsaw is at a?
Local hardware store
Large Discount store
Chain Saw Dealer

6. The proper footwear when using a chainsaw is?
Above the ankle leather boots
Low top sneakers
sandals

7. The first thing to do after turning off the chainsaw is?
put the chain guard on
engage the chain brake
drain the gas/oil mixture

8. Of the large number of reported accidents what percentage can be truly deemed "accidents"?
7%
10%
5%

9. To cut 10 inch diameter trees you should get a chainsaw with at least a
12 inch bar
10 inch bar
11 inch bar

10. Which of these is NOT an option you need to consider when purchasing a chainsaw?
Chain Speed
Horsepower
Color

11. Almost all chainsaws are made for?
Right-handed people
Left-handed people
Taller people

12. When operating a chainsaw you should wear?
A hard hat
Sunscreen
Mittens

13. If you do not drain the gas/oil mixture from the chainsaw before storage, what will happen?
Absolutely nothing
The gas mixture will evaporate over time
The gas mixture will eventually turn into a varnish and will plug up the carburetor

14. Which of these would be considered protective gear?
Hard Hat
Denim jeans
Laceless boots

15. Which of these are included in factors that you should be aware of while using a chain saw?
Weather
Saw Color
Saw Brand

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