5. Modern Firearm Quiz

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1. The purpose of a choke in a shotgun is to:
   make the shot go farther
   increase the knock-down power
   to decrease the "kick" in the gun
   to keep the shot together longer to increase the effective range

2. Of the four primary safety rules, the one that would prevent virtually every hunting accident is:
    assume every gun is loaded
    always point your gun in a safe direction
    keep your finger off the trigger until ready to shoot
    be sure of your target and what lies beyond it

3. Which of the following is NOT a common modern rifle action:
    bolt
    lever
    semi-automatic
    wheel action

4. The method of looking at a distant object with the triangle formed by your hands helps you determine your safe zone of fire:
    true
    false

5. Which of the following is not a common sight found on a hunting rifle:
    peep
    open
    telescopic
    laser beam

6. A shotgun shooting method(s) is:
   sustained lead
   swing through lead
   both "sustained lead" and "swing through lead"
    collision lead

7. Which of these is NOT a major cause of accidents with a firearm:
   unsafe loading/unloading
   trigger caught on an object
   obstruction in the barrel
   wearing eye and ear protection

8. When storing fireams, all metal parts should get a light coat of oil.
    true
    false

9. Which of the following is considered the BEST shooting position for accuracy:
    standing
    sitting
    prone
    kneeling

10. If your firearm fails to shoot immediately (hangfire), you should
    disassemble your firearm
    look down the barrel to see why it did not fire
    keep the gun pointed downrange for at least one minute
    none of the above

   

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