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Chapter 6

Installation of Fire Protection Systems


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1.     List the four classes of fire.

1.

2.

3.

4.

 

2.     Fire is the rapid _______________ of a material, accompanied by the evolution of heat and light.

 

3.     What are the three legs of the fire triangle?

a.    

b.

c.    

4.     What are the four sides of the fire tetrahedron?

a.    

b.   

c.    

d.   

5.     The difference between the operating temperature of a sprinkler head and the actual air temperature when the head operates is called _____________________

 

6.     Residential sprinkler systems installed in accordance with the NFPA 13R standard are designed to prevent _________________ and allow occupants time to escape.

 

7.     List three areas in which sprinkler heads may be omitted in buildings equipped with sprinkler systems designed under the NFPA 13R standard.

a.    

b.   

c.    

8.     List the four basic types of sprinkler systems.

 

a.    

b.   

c.    

c.    

 

9.     ESFR sprinkler system stands for _________________________

 

 

10. List two changes in the commercial cooking process that led to the development of the UL-300 Standard.

 

a.    

 

b.   

 

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