Fire Fighter 1 Exam 1. There are four conditions that must be met to have a BLEVE. Which of the following is not one of the conditions a.Confined liquid temperature must be above boiling point at atmospheric pressure when container fails b.Substance cannot be a gas, it must be a liquid *c.Liquids involved always have a UEL of 40 PPM or greater d.Structural failure of the container Explanation: The four conditions are as follows: 1. confined liquid temperature must be above boiling point at atmospheric pressure when container fails. 2. substance cannot be a gas, it must be a liquid. 3. structural failure of the container. 4. Liquid must be in tightly sealed/confined container. 2.Which mechanism is not a way to transfer heat? 3.NFPA 704M is the standardized system for the identification of fire hazards associated with hazardous materials. This placard is a square (broken into quadrants) that is tilted up onto a corner (diamond) What does a blue quadrant represent? 4.When using the Phonetic alphabet what does "H" stand for? 5.Ladders used in the fire service have many pieces and parts. Which part is not part of a fire service ladder? a.Rope b.Pulley c.Halyard
*d.Ream Explanation: Ropes, pulleys, and halyard are used to assist in raising and lower different sections of a ladder. 6.Type III building construction is: 7.NFPA _________ is the standard for fire officer professional qualifications. Fill in the blank.