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ERGONOMICS SAMPLE TEST 1

 

Questions Marks
   
1.   What is ergonomics? ___________________________________
     
    ______________________________________________________ 2
     
2.   Name three (3) factors that affect the physical capabilities of a
  person?
     
    _________________   _________________   _________________ 3
     
3.   Name three (3) factors that affect the demands of a particular task.
     
    _________________   _________________   _________________ 3
     
4.   Explain why ergonomics is like a balancing act.
     
    ______________________________________________________  
     
    ______________________________________________________ 4
     
5.   Describe three (3) important points related to a workstation.
     
    _________________   _________________   _________________ 3
     
6.   Explain why the height of a work table or kitchen counter is
   important in ergonomics.
     
    ______________________________________________________ 4
     
7.   Describe one (1) prevention exercise.
     
    ______________________________________________________ 2
     
8.   Describe three (3) stress factors in your life that are related to
  ergonomics.
     
    _________________   _________________   _________________ 6