Can you answer the following questions about electrical safety? Take the quiz and see how you do! See answers at the bottom of the page.
1. What is the best thing to do if you are playing outside and you get caught in a lightning storm?
A. Go inside and wait by the window to see when it stops so you can go back out.
B. Go inside, get in your bed and hide under your covers.
C. Go inside and find a safe place away from doors and windows.
2. What should you do if your toast gets stuck in the toaster?
A. Pick up the toaster and turn it upside down so the toast will fall out.
B. Unplug your toaster and use something wooden to remove the toast.
C. Grab a fork or knife to help you get it out.
3. Your little sister wants to fly her kite in the front yard but there are power lines out there. What should you do?
A. Watch her carefully and make sure she does not get too close to the power lines.
B. Tell her that she cannot fly her kite at all in the front yard, and find a better place to fly the kite.
C. Help her fly her kite really high to avoid the power lines.
4. True or False: You are less likely to experience an electrical shock if you touch an electrical object with wet hands.