HUNTING LICENSE UNIT 06

  1. You are getting ready to carry a firearm on a boat. What is the first step you should take?




    A) Unload the firearm, and keep the action open.***
  2. Which of the following is a symptom of hypothermia?




    C) weak heartbeat***
  3. There are four primary rules of firearm safety. One of these rules is:




    C) Be sure of the target, what is in front of it, and what is beyond it.
  4. You are passing a firearm to another person. What should you do before unloading the firearm?




    D) Turn your back toward the other person.
  5. You are loading your firearm. You start by pointing the muzzle in a safe direction and putting the safety on. Which of these should you do next?




    D) Open the action, and make sure the barrel is unobstructed.***
  6. You are carrying a firearm. Before crossing a fence, the first thing you should do is:

    use a haul line to lift the firearm over the fence
    lay the firearm down on your side of the fence
    check the firearm for obstructions
    unload the firearm
    unload the firearm***
  7. Which of the following describes safe handling of a firearm?




    B) Unload and case the firearm before transporting it.***
  8. What is the recommended method for attaching a haul line to a firearm?




    D) Tie it to the sling.***
  9. Three hunters are walking side by side. Which of the following would be safe?




    A) The hunter in the center uses the trail carry.***
  10. There are several ways to carry a firearm. Which technique should you use when you may need to fire quickly?




    B) two-handed or ready carry***
  11. The zone-of-fire in front of each hunters spans about:




    A) 45 degrees***
  12. You stumble in the field. The barrel of your firearm dips into the ground. You follow the steps to check for an obstruction in the firearm. After pointing the muzzle in a safe direction, what is the NEXT step?

    Unload the firearm.
    Check for debris in the barrel.
    Remove the obstruction.
    Close the action.
    Unload the firearm.***
  13. When should a hunter wear a fall-arrest system?




    C) whenever the hunter is off the ground***
  14. What is the effect of alcohol on the skills and abilities needed to hunt safely and responsibly?




    D) Alcohol impairs judgment.
  15. There are four main causes of hunting incidents. Which cause is most likely to lead to mistaking another person for game?




    C) hunter judgment mistakes***
  16. An example of safe and ethical operation of an all-terrain vehicle is:

    getting out of the vehicle before taking a shot
    carrying a loaded firearm on the vehicle's gun rack
    driving through crops or planted fields
    not wearing a helmet
    getting out of the vehicle before taking a shot
  17. There are four primary rules of firearm safety. One of these rules is:




    C) Keep your finger outside the trigger guard until ready to shoot.***
  18. What is the first step for both loading and unloading a firearm?




    C) Point the muzzle in a safe direction.***
  19. You are carrying a firearm. Before crossing a fence, the first thing you should do is:

    use a haul line to lift the firearm over the fence
    lay the firearm down on your side of the fence
    check the firearm for obstructions
    unload the firearm
    unload the firearm
  20. What is the recommended way to transport a firearm?




    C) in a gun case
  21. You are hunting with others. Which two factors are most important in choosing how to carry your firearm?

    comfort and terrain
    comfort and muzzle control
    muzzle control and terrain
    muzzle control and arm fatigue
    muzzle control and terrain***
  22. Three hunters are hunting in a group, side by side. Who needs to be aware of the safe zones-of-fire?




    D) all three of the hunters
  23. You need to clear an obstruction from your firearm. What is the proper tool to use?




    A) a cleaning rod
  24. Which method is recommended for climbing a tree to enter an elevated stand?




    B) using a fall-arrest system (safety harness)
  25. Choose the true statement about alcohol and hunting.




    A) It's never safe to drink alcohol while hunting.***
  26. There are four main causes of hunting incidents. One of these causes is:

    hunter judgment mistakes
    crowded hunting grounds
    using the wrong gunpowder
    target practice
    hunter judgment mistakes***
  27. You need to clear an obstruction from your firearm. What is the proper tool to use?




    B) a cleaning rod
  28. Two hunters are duck hunting in a boat. What is the safest position?




    A) back-to-back***
  29. There are four primary rules of firearm safety. The FIRST rule is:




    D) Point the muzzle in a safe direction.***
  30. You remove a firearm from its storage location in your home. How should you handle the firearm?




    B) Immediately point the muzzle in a safe direction.***
  31. Always unload a firearm before:

    stalking game
    crossing rough terrain
    approaching downed game
    walking across an open field
    crossing rough terrain***
  32. You need to haul your firearm into a tree stand. What is the first step you should take?




    D) Unload the firearm, and open the action.***
  33. Three hunters are walking single file. Which of the following would be safe?




    A) The hunter in front uses the elbow carry.***
  34. There are several ways to carry a gun. The shoulder carry is a good choice:




    B) if all other hunters are in front of you***
  35. You need to check for an obstruction in your firearm. What is the FIRST step you should take?

    Open the action.
    Unload the firearm.
    Check for debris in the barrel.
    Point the muzzle in a safe direction.
    Point the muzzle in a safe direction.***
  36. What should be worn at all times while climbing a tree or in a tree stand?




    B) fall-arrest system***
  37. There are four main causes of hunting incidents. Which cause is most likely to lead to accidental discharges and stray shots?




    D) lack of control and practice***
  38. There are several ways to carry a gun. The elbow carry:

    is a good choice when all other hunters are in front of you
    can cause the gun to snag in brushy terrain
    offers the most muzzle control
    tends to be uncomfortable
    can cause the gun to snag in brushy terrain***
  39. What is the safest way to transport a firearm?




    C) unloaded and cased
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ianquinto
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HUNTING LICENSE UNIT 06
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HUNTING LICENSE UNIT 06
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