10The organization responsible for helmet certification standards is: A. Athletic Equipment Manager AssociationB. National Collegiate Athletic AssociationC. American National Standards InstituteD. National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment
11When one is fitting a football helmet, all must be considered EXCEPT: A. The warning label is affixed to the outside of the helmetB. The chin strap is equal on both sidesC. The helmet has been properly certifiedD. The player's hair is dry
12All of the following are concerns when setting the standards for protective equipment EXCEPT: A. Material durabilityB. Equipment testingC. Requirement for wearD. The color, look, and style
13A disadvantage of contact lenses is the possibility of: A. Eye irritation caused by dust getting under the lensB. Loss of peripheral visionC. Corneal abrasionD. Astigmatism
14An intraoral mouthguard performs all of the following EXCEPT: A. Reducing the chance of concussionsB. Minimizing lacerations to the lips and cheeksC. Protecting teeth from fracturesD. Minimizing fractures to the cheek bone
15The proper selection and fit of sports equipment has little to do with preventing sports injuries
16Mouthpieces are difficult to use because they impair the speech of the athlete.
17Ice hockey helmets must withstand the high-velocity impact of a stick or puck and low-velocity forces of falling or hitting a sideboard.
18When a case-hardened lens breaks, it crumbles, eliminating sharp edges that may penetrate the eye.
19BonusPeripheral vision, astigmatism, and corneal waviness are improved through the use of contact lenses
24The helmet should not do this when pressure is placed on it BONUSThe helmet should not do this when pressure is placed on it
25An intraoral mouthguard performs all of the following EXCEPT: A. Reducing the chance of concussionsB. Minimizing lacerations to the lips and cheeksC. Protecting teeth from fracturesD. Minimizing fractures to the cheek bone
26An effective bra holds the breasts to the chest to prevent: A. Breast contusionB. Breast abrasionsC. Nipple chafingD. Stretching of Cooper's ligaments
27In the proper fitting of shoes, the break of the shoe should occur: A. At the mid position of the medial longitudinal arch (the arch)B. In front of the metatarsophalangeal joint (the toes)C. In back of the metatarsophalangeal joint (midfoot)D. In line with the metatarsophalangeal joint (base of toes)
28Which of the following is not a component of an athletic shoe? A. LowersB. SoleC. UppersD. Toe box
29What common injury listed below would be treated by constructing a protective pad? A. Knee collateral ligament sprainB. Hamstring strainC. Lateral ankle sprainD. Quadriceps contusion
30Cantilevered shoulder pads are bulkier, giving better protection in blocking and tackling.
31It is desirable to fit the athlete's shoe at the end of the day to accommodate the gradual increase in foot size that occurs.
32A commercial ankle brace provides less restraint of ankle motion and is therefore not as effective as tape for stability.
33Wrestling is the only sport in which ear protection is regularly worn.
34If an athletic trainer modifies a piece of protective equipment and an athlete sustains a severe injury he/she can be held liable.