CE Test Questions
In-Office Lens Fabrication: It Makes Sense

Exam Questions
1. Lens material, prior to curing is in ______________ form.

    A. Polymer
    B. Pellet
    C. Gel
    D. Monomer
2. A unique difference between older in-office casting systems and QSpex is:

    A. Multiple use reusable mold
    B. Single use disposable mold
    C. Inventories of gaskets
    D. An easy mold cleaning system
3. Which of the following is suggested as contributing toward the growth of digital PALs?

    A. Toric lens designs
    B. Private label options
    C. Online ordering
    D. In-office finishing
4. The spacer in the lens-making system is used to:

    A. Pre-set lens thickness
    B. Separate R and L lenses
    C. Open the curing unit
    D. Open the mold assembly
5. What percent of ECPs surveyed were reported to offer free-form lenses?

    A. About 19 percent
    B. About 23 percent
    C. About 39 percent
    D. About 84 percent
6. To make a polarized lens, the front mold adds the ________, the back mold adds the ________.

    A. Polarizing film, AR
    B. AR, polarizing film
    C. Polarizing film, photochromic
    D. AR, AR
7. All of the following single-vision prescription lenses are possible except:

    A. -4.75 -0.75 x 90
    B. -4.75 +0.75 x 45
    C. +1.25 +0.75 x 180
    D. +1.25 -0.75 x 95
8. All of the following are benefits of casting off of disposable molds except:

    A. No need for cleaning expertise
    B. Expensive mold inventories
    C. Lens designs can be updated easily
    D. Molds can be sourced on demand
9. All of the following distance progressive prescription lenses are possible except:

    A. +1.25 -0.75 x 95
    B. -4.75 +0.75 x 45
    C. +1.25 +0.75 x 180
    D. -4.75 -0.75 x 90
10. No mold cleaning is necessary because:

    A. The lenses are AR treated
    B. Polarized films are pre-cleaned
    C. The sealed mold-shipping pouch is a barrier to contamination
    D. The hard coat hides the dirt
11. All are processing possibilities except:

    A. Tinting
    B. Edging
    C. Grooving
    D. Drilling
12. Lens processing time is:

    A. Under 30 minutes
    B. About two hours
    C. Under 45 minutes
    D. Depends on power and monomer
13. Private label progressives with your business name take advantage of:

    A. Internet pricing
    B. Legacy brands
    C. Professional equity built over time
    D. High cost of goods
14. Since staff may not always welcome new lens processing systems:

    A. Install the system; the rest is automatically taken care of
    B. Be sensitive and include staff in the process of implementation
    C. Provide enough training and a clear set of goals
    D. B and C
15. Impact compliance definitions and sampling plans can be sourced from:

    A. The Vision Council website
    B. 2020mag.com/CE
    C. QSpex
    D. A and C
16. _______ of progressives sold by ECPs selling free-form lenses are standard and premium, according to The Vision Council.

    A. About 63 percent
    B. About 84 percent
    C. About 14 percent
    D. About 53 percent
17. All of the following are common private label product advantages except:

    A. Pricing control
    B. Marketing flexibility
    C. Quality control
    D. Easy price comparisons
18. All of the potential options about in-office lens fabrication warrant the pencil test except:

    A. AR transferring molds
    B. Mold disposability
    C. Somewhat increased costs
    D. Thinner, lighter product
19. Becoming a lens manufacturer require:

    A. A drop ball sampling plan
    B. A UV and humidity testing chamber
    C. A green AR reflection color
    D. Lenses that are always thinnest and lightest
20. All of the following are required to make a lens platform change for office and patients except:

    A. Thinner and lighter lenses
    B. Ability to deliver AR
    C. Equivalent or better core design
    D. 1.67 high index for all Rxs

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: