Check Your Knowledge about Carbon Monoxide Carbon Monoxide Awareness is important for everyone. Do you know what is Carbon Monoxide? Where Carbon Monoxide comes from? For more information visit http://www.carbonmonoxidekills.com/ ethanjk published on March 06, 201417 responses 1 Questions in vertical order Which of the following is a symptom of Carbon Monoxide poisoning?: Headache Shortness of breath Nausea Fatigue All of the above Which of the below statements about Carbon Monoxide (CO) is true: I can smell carbon monoxide I can see carbon monoxide Carbon monoxide is only produced by cars and trucks It is safe to use a generator inside my home as long as I open doors and windows and use fans None of the above Which of the following activities can result in Carbon Monoxide poisoning?: Leaving a car running in a garage Neglecting to have my fossil fuel burning appliances maintained in good repair Running a generator in the home, garage, or crawl space Using a gas range, oven, or dryer to heat the home All of the above Which of the below statements about Carbon Monoxide detectors/alarms is FALSE?: Every owner, superintendent, or landlord shall maintain, test, repair, or replace every carbon monoxide alarm upon renewal of any lease term, or on an annual basis, whichever is more frequent. All carbon monoxide detectors work as smoke detectors All carbon monoxide alarm batteries shall be replaced on an annual basis by the owner, landlord, or superintendent. I should look for the approval label from Underwriters’ Laboratories, or an equivalent independent testing company when purchasing a carbon monoxide alarm Carbon monoxide that are primarily powered by electricity (plugged in to the wall) must have battery back-up power When the carbon monoxide alarm sounds, what should you do? Turn it off and unplug it, because it's right in the middle of your favourite show! Ignore it -- it'll stop ringing some time soon Get everyone out of the house and call 911. Wave a magazine or paper in front of it until it stops ringing.