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Home Safety Quiz for Fall – (True or False)

Here’s a True or False quiz to test your home safety knowledge. Scroll down the page to see the correct answers.

  1. Most of the people who die in house fires were in homes without working smoke alarms.
  2. If you smell a rotten egg or sulfur-like smell it means your furnace is in good working order.
  3. Most house fires are caused by pans left on a hot stove without supervision.
  4. Smoke alarms should be placed in every bedroom, outside each sleeping area and on every level of the home, including the basement.
  5. If you suspect a gas leak, pick up the phone and call 911.
  6. Carbon monoxide is a colorless and odorless gas that can be deadly.
  7. All fuel-burning appliances and vents should be inspected by a qualified professional every year.
  8. Carbon monoxide detectors should be installed within 15 feet of every bedroom.
  9. It’s best not to make adjustments to the temperature of your hot water heater.
  10. The chirping sound from a smoke alarm means the detector is working.
  11. Carbon monoxide detectors should be replaced every five to seven years.
  12. When the smoke alarm sounds, call 911 before you leave the house.
  13. Use water to douse a grease fire in the kitchen.
  14. About one-quarter of home smoke alarms don’t function properly.
  15. The lint filter on a clothes dryer should be cleaned every six months.

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