This smoke exam is offered to first time violators. In lieu of paying the $50 penalty violators may take and pass this exam. Subsequent violators will be subject to an increased penalty. Violators have 30 days from the date of the citation to take and pass the exam. All exam questions are based on materials presented in the Check Before You Burn Brochure. To pass the exam, all questions must be answered correctly. Incorrect answers may be changed until the correct answer is identified. The exam is not time limited.