Quiz: Can You Get 15/18 On This Firefighter Test For A 130+ IQ?

Do you actually have what it takes to be a firefighter?

fire, firefighter
NBCUniversal Television Distribution
 Jul 31, 2018
Scroll to Start

Question: 1/18Pick your answer!

Who started the first fire company in Philadelphia?
Alexander Hamilton
Benjamin Franklin
George Washington

Question: 2/18Pick your answer!

Most firefighters are volunteers.

Question: 3/18Pick your answer!

________________ were initially trained as guard dogs for firefighters.
Golden Retrievers

Question: 4/18Pick your answer!

The equipment worn by firefighters can weigh up to _____________ pounds.

Question: 5/18Pick your answer!

Firefighters know the ____________ of major public buildings in case of a fire.
floor plans

Question: 6/18Pick your answer!

What are firefighters statistically most likely to die from?
heart attacks
broken legs

Question: 7/18Pick your answer!

Firefighters are more likely to get cancer than the average person.

Question: 8/18Pick your answer!

What does SCBA stand for?
self-contained breathing apparatus
sole company breathe air
sure community breath appearance

Question: 9/18Pick your answer!

80% of fire and medical 911 calls in the U.S. are for _____________ .
medical emergencies

Question: 10/18Pick your answer!

How many shifts a month will the average paid firefighter work?

Question: 11/18Pick your answer!

When fire houses first started, they used _____________ to stop horses from climbing up the stairs.
spiral staircases
buckets of water
electric fences

Question: 12/18Pick your answer!

The fire pole was invented by an ______________ fire company in Chicago in the 1800s.
all women
all foreign
all black

Question: 13/18Pick your answer!

Ancient ____________ firefighters sprayed themselves with water to make themselves less flammable.

Question: 14/18Pick your answer!

A fire ___________ can pump water while a fire truck does not.

Question: 15/18Pick your answer!

What is the heavy clothing that protects firefighters from heat often referred to as?
heat seekers
bunker gear
fire coth

Question: 16/18Pick your answer!

Why are axes, cutters, rams, and blades stored on fire trucks?
To prevent people from playing on fire trucks they see
It's tradition
To help firefighters gain entry to the building

Question: 17/18Pick your answer!

What is the purpose of a fire chief car?
To carry coffins at the funerals of fallen firefighters
To be used as a training truck for new firefighters
To carry the fire chief to emergencies

Question: 18/18Pick your answer!

What do fire engines pump?
Water and foam
Dry ice
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Ready to challenge yourself? Well, you’re in luck! Don’t you worry, we’ve got the best mind teasers, trivia, and general knowledge questions to test how smart you really are when it comes to all things knowledge, education, and more! If you consider yourself a wiz when it comes to riddles, or if you just need a break from the hectic world around you - give this quiz a try!

Do you know the biggest planet in our solar system? What about the full lyrics to Michael Jackson’s “Beat It”? Can you quote every line from “Pretty Woman”, or figure out how many mittens two iguanas and three kittens would need to stay warm in the winter? If you said yes to any of these questions, then this is the place for you! From quizzes about your hometown to quizzes about your favorite songs, quiz-bliss.com has it all!

Looking for a math test? A grammar test? A movie test? Or maybe even a nursery rhyme test? Whatever your heart desires, we can quiz you on it! Visit quiz-bliss.com/quizzes to check out some of our other viral content, and as always, don’t forget to share with your friends! Our goal at quiz-bliss.com is to make people feel good about who they are - and take a relaxing break from the world outside to do something that they enjoy.

So take a breath, stop whatever you’re doing, and get ready to have a little fun. This three-minute escape is exactly what you need!