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Tools and Attachments Quiz

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1  Metal cutting involves which of the following safety precaution
A. Protective eyewear
B. Copious irrigation
C. Protection of wound site from metal debris
D. Grasping device to control lose metal fragments
E. All of the above
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

2  Which of the following should be discarded at the end of surgery?
A. Attachment and dissecting tool
B. Attachment and lubricant diffuser
C. Attachment and dissecting tool
D. Motor and attachment
E. Lubricant diffuser and dissecting tool
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

3  Which of the following is a multi-use disposable item?
A. Lubricant diffuser
B. Dissecting tool
C. Attachment
D. Telescoping tubes
E. Motor
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

4  On a 9MH30 tool, what does the number “9” indicate?
A. The number of times the tool it can be used
B. The diameter of the tool
C. The attachment that the tool is used with
D. The shape of the tool
E. None of the above
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

5  On a 14BA50 tool, what does the “BA” indicate?
A. The shape of the tool
B. The batch number
C. The color of the tool
D. The expiration date
E. None of the above
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

6  Which of the following does not describe a tool shape?
A. BA
B. LF
C. MH
D. TA
E. CY
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

7  On an 8TA11 tool, what does the number “11” indicate?
A. The tool length
B. The tool head diameter
C. The number of times the tool can be used
D. The tip length of the tool
E. None of the above
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

8  What is the color of the band found on an AS08 attachment?
A. Red
B. Blue
C. Green
D. Purple
E. Yellow
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

9  Of the attachments listed below, which would have a green color band?
A. AS08
B. AS07
C. AS10
D. AS14
E. AS15
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

10  Which of the following letter combinations is not used to identify Diamond Coated Tools?
A. D
B. DX
C. DC
D. DF
E. None of the above
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

11  A possible reason that an attachment will not fit onto a motor is:
A. The incorrect attachment is being used
B. The attachment is broken
C. The collet flats are not properly aligned
D. The incorrect tool is being used
E. All of the above
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

12  If a Pneumatic motor becomes warm during use, it is possible that:
A. The motor has inadequate lubrication
B. The attachment is not fully turned to the locked position
C. There is inadequate irrigation
D. All of the above
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D

13   A common symptom of worn bearings in an attachment is:
A. Tool flail
B. Change in motor sound
C. Attachment heating
D. All of the above
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D

14  During the cleaning process, attachments should be:
A. Soaked
B. Washed with an enzymatic detergent
C. Washed with chlorine based cleaning agents
D. Washed with acetone
E. Cleaned in an ultrasonic washer
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

15  Which is not a dissecting tool that can be used with a craniotome attachment?
A. F1/8TA15
B. F2/8TA23
C. F2/8TA23S
D. F3/9TA30
E. 9TA30
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

16  It is essential to run the Contra-Angle attachment (16-MF) at the following pressure:
A. Greater than 120psi
B. Less than or equal to 80psi
C. Equal to 100psi
D. Between 120psi and 140psi
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D

17  Which attachments require an additional step to install a dissecting tool?
A. Telescoping Tubes
B. Angled Attachment
C. Metal Cutting Attachment
D. Contra-Angled Attachment
E. All of the above
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D E

18  If an attachment becomes warm during use, the possible cause is:
A. Heat is being generated from the worn attachment bearings
B. The attachment is unclean due to improper cleaning procedures
C. Heavy side loading during dissection
D. All of the above
Please choose the best answer:

A B C D

 

 

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