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Test Prep NREMT Exam Actual Questions

The questions for NREMT were last updated at June 14, 2022.
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Topic 1 - Airways and Breathing

Question #1 Topic 1

What is the maximum flow rate for a Nasal Cannula?

  • A. 2 lpm
  • B. 8 lpm
  • C. 12 lpm
  • D. 6 lpm
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Correct Answer: D 🗳️
A nasal cannula used to administer O2 at flow rates from 2 - 6 LPM, delivering an O2 concentration so 28 - 44%

Question #2 Topic 1

What is the following device ?
A device designed to facilitate the blind intubation of a patient. It consists of a cuffed double-lumen tube with one blind end. Inflation of the cuff allows the device to function as an endotracheal tube and closes off the esophagus, allowing ventilation and preventing reflux of gastric contents.

  • A. Nasal Gastric Tube
  • B. Dual Lumen Airway
  • C. Endothracheal Tube
  • D. Non Rebreather
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Correct Answer: B 🗳️
This device is also known as a Combi-Tube

Question #3 Topic 1

In order to provide Oxygen Therapy at "100%" what should the flow rate be?

  • A. 12-15 LPM
  • B. 100 LPM
  • C. 20-24 LPM
  • D. 2-6 LPM
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Correct Answer: A 🗳️
12-15 LPM administered via a NBR or Non Rebreather mask is considered "100% O2"

Question #4 Topic 1

What airway opening maneuver should be used on a man that has fallen off a ladder and is suffering from respiratory distress?

  • A. Head Tilt - Chin Lift
  • B. Intubation
  • C. Bite Block
  • D. Jaw Thrust
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Correct Answer: D 🗳️
The "Jaw Thrust" maneuver should be used to open the airway of any patient who has suffered a traumatic injury

Question #5 Topic 1

A device that deliver a specific amount of medication to the lungs, by supplying a short burst of aerosolized medicine that is inhaled by the patient. Is known as a?

  • A. Nebulizer
  • B. Aero Chamber
  • C. Metered Dose Inhaler
  • D. Albuterol
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Correct Answer: C 🗳️
A Metered Dose Inhaler is commonly used to treat Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, and other respiratory problems.

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