"When To Dial 911" Sample Quiz


Name: __________________________________________________

Company : ______________________________________________

Date: ___________________________________________________

1) What is the most important information to provide when calling 911?
(Circle the correct answers)

  • Your name.
  • Your address.

  • Your phone number.

  • What you're wearing.

2) If you have access to both a landline and a cellphone, you should always call 911 from a cell phone?

  • True
  • False

3) Which of these scenarios is considered an emergency?

  • Your dog got loose.

  • You cut your finger while cooking.

  • Your oven is on fire.

  • You have a skunk in your backyard.

4) What should you do if you call 911 by mistake?

  • Hang up.

  • Stay on the line and tell them what happened.

  • Keep calling back and hanging up.

  • Let it go to voicemail when they call you back.

5) If calling from a cellphone, the call will always go to the correct 911 dispatch center?

  • Yes
  • No

BONUS) What are your local police/fire/ems phone numbers?