CE Test Questions
When to Add New Products in a Mature Market Category

Exam Questions
1. The current percent of rimless penetration in the US is estimated at:

    A. 3 percent
    B. 5 percent
    C. $5 billion dollars
    D. $1 billion dollars
2. Instead of deleting rimless because of star crack and adjusting difficulty issues:

    A. Consider new rimless with new technologies
    B. Offer only screw mount rimless
    C. Offer semi-rimless with hard resin lenses
    D. Offer only ultra-high index lenses
3. All of the following are effects of over-tightening a screw/nut rimless mounting except:

    A. Material compression at the drill hole
    B. No further loosening
    C. Exploiting a micro-crack
    D. Lens replacement
4. A lens material's high notch sensitivity makes it:

    A. Perfect for rimless eyewear
    B. Not recommended for rimless
    C. Perfect for semi-rimless
    D. Has no effect on rimless mounting
5. Why should all offices be competent in disassembling, renewing and reassembling rimless eyewear?

    A. Avoid the delay of sending to a lab
    B. Earns more profits
    C. Reduces patient satisfaction
    D. Decreases opticianry skills
6. High flexibility in high impact lens materials makes them preferable for rimless but also can result in ______________ effects.

    A. Hoop and internal stress
    B. Likely breakage
    C. No adverse effects
    D. Reduction of impact strength
7. HOYA DF lens edge thickness requirement for the Avantek frame is a minimum ________.

    A. 2.5 mm
    B. 2.2 mm
    C. 1.5 mm
    D. 1.0 mm
8. ______________ and _______________ of lens materials allow star cracks to grow in size.

    A. Notch sensitivity, index
    B. Notch sensitivity, flexural strength
    C. Abbe value, flexural strength
    D. Index, flexural strength
9. A star cracks move ____________ in a polycarbonate lens, __________ in hard resin material.

    A. Slowly, not at all
    B. Fast, slowly
    C. Slowly, fast
    D. Not at all, fast
10. Knowledge about rimless lens size and shape can help:

    A. To use more hard resin
    B. Improve the Abbe value
    C. Make the temporal mounting visible
    D. Reduce visibility of the nasal mounting
11. The Avantek frame patient benefits include all the following except:

    A. Minimalist look
    B. No drill holes
    C. More care required for cleaning
    D. Won't loosen
12. The material that has little or no notch sensitivity is:

    A. 1.74 high-index
    B. 1.67 high-index
    C. Polycarbonate
    D. Trivex material
13. A _______________ secures the lens to the mounting box.

    A. Screw and nut
    B. UV curing glue
    C. Hard bushing
    D. Trivex rivet
14. Good preparation for assembly requires all of the following except:

    A. Complete set of washers, sleeves, screws and nuts
    B. The correct diameter hole size
    C. Any pliers available in the office
    D. Correct bushing hardness
15. The HOYA DF system is unique because it:

    A. Removes the holes completely for rimless
    B. Adds weight only in the bridge and endpieces
    C. Adds a tab to the lens edge
    D. A and C
16. All of the following add to the HOYA DF full lens clarity except:

    A. High Abbe of 45
    B. Index of 1.53
    C. Optimized free-form lens design
    D. Free of birefringence
17. The Avantek frame uniquely uses a _____________ for lens attachment ____________ the lens perimeter.

    A. Lens material tab, within
    B. Lens material tab, beyond
    C. Titanium box design, within
    D. Trivex rivet, within
18. All of the following are important when dispensing rimless except:

    A. Use of less notch sensitive materials
    B. Plastic covers for long screws
    C. Good adjusting skills
    D. Cut and burnished screw ends
19. All of the following are reasons to consider Trivex material for rimless except:

    A. Virtually no notch sensitivity
    B. Less compressible
    C. Lower index
    D. Thinner centers
20. Rimless returns help improve patient satisfaction. Avantek returns are about ________ of other labs' rimless returns.

    A. 15 percent
    B. 25 percent
    C. 50 percent
    D. 65 percent

Evaluation Questions

21. In questions 21-25 please rate the effectiveness of how well each course met the stated learning objectives: Met the stated learning objectives?

    A. Excellent
    B. Very Good
    C. Good
    D. Fair
    E. Poor
22. Avoided commercial bias/influence?

    A. Excellent
    B. Very Good
    C. Good
    D. Fair
    E. Poor
23. How would you rate the overall quality of the material presented?

    A. Excellent
    B. Very Good
    C. Good
    D. Fair
    E. Poor
24. How were you directed to this course?

    A. 2020mag.com
    B. OAA Website
    C. NYSSO Website
    D. Ohio Opticians Website
    E. Other
25. Please describe the office in which you work.

    A. Independent Optician
    B. Independent Optometry
    C. Chain retail
    D. HMO/Military/Other
26. Comments on this program: