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This is a sample EMT Random Test of 15 questions. Unlike the versions of our tests that are included with a paid subscription, this test cannot be automatically graded by clicking the button at the bottom of the page. With our paid subscription to EMT National Training you get instant grading, rationale behind the correct answers and a detailed exam tracking system.
EMT-Basic Test - Random
You have responded to the call of an unknown injury accident at Bob's Beer Emporium. You arrive to find a man who is belligerent and confused with a 6 inch gash in his arm. After several attempts at getting the man to let you treat him you decide the best course of action is...
Restrain the man and take him to the hospital
Call medical direction for advise
To have your partner sign the refusal of transport form and get back into service
Continue asking him over and over again until he lets you treat him
What is the central nervous system?
The brain and lungs
The brain and the heart
The brain and the spinal cord
The peripheral autonomic system
Considering the potential for injury from a fall - which of these is the least important factor?
Height of fall
What the patient fell onto
If they hit anything else during the fall
When transmitting a number with two or more digits you should say the whole number first followed by?
Saying it again
Saying each number individually
Saying it in Spanish
When checking the brachial pulse it should be done?
On the little finger side
In the anterior armpit
On the top of the foot
On the thumb side of the wrist
The T in OPQRST stands for?
During anaphylaxis the vessels of the circulatory system __________________ while the passages of the airway _______________
Constrict / dilate
Get smaller / get bigger
Collapse / expand
The kidneys are part of the_______________ and help_____________
Lymphatic system / regulate hormone levels
Endocrine system / metabolize carbohydrates
Digestive system / digest food
Urinary system / filter waste
An avulsion occurs when?
Skin and tissue are pulled back
A laceration is very deep
The abrasion covers more than 10% of the body
None of the above
A person having breathing difficulties may show?
Straining of facial muscles
No sign of distress
Signs of adequate breathing
Signs of contentment
You and your partner Wendy have just arrived on scene to a report of a woman having a seizure. When you enter the room you witness the patients muscles tensing down and where they remain rigid. This period of the seizure is called?
You are ventilating an adult patient who is apneic How much volume of air should you give them per bag compression?
How many vertebrae are in the thoracic section of the spine?
You are assessing a possible stroke patient. What scale would you use?
1 through 10
A drop in blood pressure is a?
Late sign of shock
Early sign of shock
Poor indicator of shock
Good sign during shock