Range Safety Quiz

AGC Range Rules (Updated June 7, 2022)

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1. 
[Facility Wide - General Range Safety Rules]
During a cease-fire, a removable magazine can remain in the firearm as long as an empty chamber indicator (ECI) is visible.


2. 
[Facility Wide - General Range Safety Rules]
The use of an empty chamber indicator (ECI) during a cease-fire is optional on the trap range and for muzzle-loading firearms.


3. 
[Facility Wide - Administrative Rules]
You and your guest are shooting on the 100-yard (Barnes) range. You need to use the bathroom and make a phone call. Your guest wants to stay at the firing point with your firearms and keep shooting. Is this OK?


4. 
[Range-Specific Rules - 50 Yard (Pistol) Range]
Rifle-caliber handguns are permitted on the 50-yard (pistol) range.


5. 
[Facility Wide - General Range Safety Rules]
Everyone on the range has an obligation to police their shooting neighbors and help them follow the safety rules. If a polite reminder does not have the desired effect or is poorly received, the violation should be reported to a Range Safety Officer (RSO).


6. 
[Facility Wide - Administrative Rules]
On the trap range, how many guests may a badge-holder have on the firing line firing sequentially?


7. 
[Black Powder Rules]
During a cease-fire, all muzzleloaders, whether pistol or rifle, must:


8. 
[Range-Specific Rules – 200 Yard Range]
On the 200-yard range, moveable shooting benches must be positioned so the front legs are at the forward (down-range) edge of the concrete pad.


9. 
[Facility Wide - General Range Safety Rules]
If a firearm fails to fire, the shooter must keep it pointed down-range at the impact berm for at least 30 seconds before any other action may be taken.


10. 
[Range-Specific Rules – Trap Range]
Slugs may be fired at the trap range.


11. 
[Range-Specific Rules – 200 Yard Range]
Rifles, shotguns, and handguns are allowed on the 200-yard range.


12. 
[Facility Wide - General Range Safety Rules]
If a cartridge or empty case is in the chamber/cylinder/fixed magazine, or if a removable magazine is inserted, does the AGC consider the firearm loaded?


13. 
[Facility Wide - General Range Safety Rules]
Under what conditions may you leave a removable magazine inserted in a firearm during a cease-fire?


14. 
[Range-Specific Rules - Shotgun Patterning Range]
Slugs may be fired on the shotgun patterning range.


15. 
[Facility Wide - General Range Safety Rules]
Eye and ear protection are required on or near active firing lines, except at the pellet and archery ranges.


16. 
[Facility Wide - Administrative Rules]
During range operations, any directions by Range Safety Officers (RSO), AGC Officers, and/or Shooting Directors/Event Directors are not to be disputed. Badge-holders may contact their club officers for disposition or appeal.


17. 
[Range-Specific Rules – 100 Yard (Barnes) Range]
On the 100-yard (Barnes) range, moveable shooting benches must be positioned so the front legs are at the forward (down-range) edge of the concrete pad.


18. 
[Facility Wide - General Range Safety Rules]
The firing line in the bench-rest area -- lanes 91 to 100 on the 100-yard (Barnes) range -- is defined as:


19. 
[Facility Wide - General Range Safety Rules]
During a cease-fire, you may handle an unloaded firearm.


20. 
[Facility Wide - General Range Safety Rules]
A firearm may be removed from or inserted into a case only when the line is hot.