Fire Exam Prep I & II 7th Ed. Audit Quiz

Question 1 of 10

What is the term for the electrical current that radiates outward from the point where a power line contacts the earth?
  Distance potential
  Fault gradient
  Attenuation
  Ground gradient

Question 2 of 10

Which phrase best summarizes situational awareness?
  Being mindful of hazards and changing conditions
  Maintaining team integrity
  Maintaining focus on the mission
  Having a plan, knowing the plan, and sticking to the plan

Question 3 of 10

Which position often holds the title of Fire Marshal?
  Fire inspector
  Health and Safety officer
  Chief fire official
  Chief administrative officer

Question 4 of 10

Tests show that portable radios will fail after _____ minutes when exposed to thermal conditions encountered in close-range firefighting.
  25
  15
  20
  10

Question 5 of 10

There are _____ basic elements of the communication model.
  5
  3
  4
  6

Question 6 of 10

Non-heavy timber construction consisting of noncombustible exterior walls and wood interior structural members is Type _____.
  III
  I
  V
  II

Question 7 of 10

Which type of glass is required for use in glass doors?
  Polycarbonate
  Laminated
  Tempered
  Annealed

Question 8 of 10

Which type of door is generally required for exits?
  Slab
  Metal-clad
  Sliding
  Swinging

Question 9 of 10

How do Halon-replacement agents extinguish fire?
  Cooling the fuel below its ignition temperature
  Smothering the flames with a gas that will not support combustion
  Creating a vapor seal
  Inhibiting the chemical chain reaction

Question 10 of 10

Energy flow to a unit of surface area is __________.
  Temperature
  Heat release rate
  Heat flux
  Conduction

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