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  1. Definition of law of heat flow
    from hottest to coldest
  2. smallest aspect of a job
    Operation
  3. guide for an instructor
    Lesson plan
  4. % is remembered while saying and doing
    90%
  5. % of what is heard is remembered
    20%
  6. 3 Types of instruction
    discussion, lecture, demonstration
  7. Type II construction typically has what type of roof
    built-up roofs
  8. Shutting down electricity at a structure fire:
    pull panel or turn main switches
  9. smoke from one story to the next
    Lapping:
  10. NFPA 1901 requires at least how many feet of 2 1/2” supply hose:
    1200’
  11. Tools used to tighten couplings:
    spanners and mallet
  12. Type of system to reduce the water damage:
    wet, dry, deluge, pre-action
  13. 9% oxygen has what affect on humans:
    unconsciousness
  14. 60 minute bottle=____ cubic ft of air?
    87
  15. Extinguish Class D fires with?
    Dry Powder
  16. Type of rope used for rescue:
    nylon static kernmantle
  17. Second-in pumper responsible for:
    water supply
  18. Class A foam acts by:
    reducing surface tension
  19. What happens when one member of truss fails?
    Collapse
  20. Ladder has 28 ft. reach. How far is ladder from wall:
    7 feet (1/4 the reach)
  21. PSI for smooth bore nozzle on handline =
    50psi
  22. 1.5 cubic feet of water creates how much steam=
    2550 cubic feet (1.5 x 1700)
  23. Blasts of water directly on fire=
    direct attack
  24. Pre-action systems prevent?
    water damage
  25. Voids are against the_______of a structure with a center collapse
    outside walls
  26. Tort: main type or cause =
    negligence
  27. Most people die of_____in fires
    CO inhalation
  28. ___FFs for ladders 35’ and more
    3
  29. In absence of a training officer, the_____is responsible for training
    company officer
  30. Command staff consists of?
    Liaison officer, POI, safety officer
  31. When using the SCBA tag system the supervisor records _____?
    time of entry and expected time of exit.
  32. During nor operation the by pass valve is in the ?
    closed position
  33. Ladders are raised a min of ___ rungs above the roof?
    5
  34. When venting an arched roof FF's should only work from an?
    Aerial Ladder
  35. A hose jacket is used when?
    Mismatched or damaged couplings

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Fire Captain Study
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