Quiz: Playground Safety Quiz
Playground Safety Quiz
By: Staff
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About This Quiz

Every year more than 200,000 American kids visit their local emergency rooms because of playground injuries. So don't jog to the jungle gym just yet -- test your safety smarts with our playground safety quiz first.

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What is the most common cause of injury on a playground?
2.0 of 10
What is the most common cause of playground-related fatalities?
3.0 of 10
To maximize safety in case of a fall, playground surfaces should be built with any of the following types of material except:
4.0 of 10
How deep should playground loose fill surfaces be to effectively cushion a child's fall?
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Age-appropriate play spaces are important. Which of the following is not recommended playground equipment for kids ages 2 to 5?
6.0 of 10
Who has a greater risk of a playground injury, girls or boys?
7.0 of 10
What equipment causes the most injuries on home playgrounds?
8.0 of 10
Where do the majority of playground injuries occur?
9.0 of 10
Approximately how many playground-related injuries are due to poor supervision?
10.0 of 10
Which two safety organizations evaluate and set safety standards for playground equipment and surface materials?
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