app 3 test
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app 3 test
SAR firefighter survival
survival, SAR, wildland
doors that swing away from you in a residential structure will lead to?
what are the search priorities?
floor above fire
floors below and exterior
search technique that can be used if there is smoke several feet off the ground
what side of the doorway does the flashlight go?
if you can't see the light at the doorway, how should you get back?
follow the wall
how long is a lifeline and with what interval are the knots?
what is the max length for a tether line?
how far apart are studs normally placed?
in the extremity carry, which way are the 2 firefighters facing?
same direction (pt will be, too)
with the clothing drag, how do you support the victim's head?
with your arms
how many FF deaths are there per year?
what are the top 3 FF killers?
exertion or stress (50% of LODD)
struck by object (including MVCs)
caught or trapped
when is the safety, health, and survival week?
3rd week of june
what is the NFPA standard on occupational safety and health program?
how long should you warm up a saw?
when should you replace a chain (how many missing teeth)?
3 in a row or 5 total
how should you park an apparatus in traffic?
45 degree angle with bed away from traffic
at what decibel are you provided hearing protection?
what is the NFPA standard for staffing?
what are the 3 sides of the fire safety triangle?
how far can you enter a room without a line?
how many hoses can go through an opening?
kinks in a hose can educe volume up to...
what should be the first action after entering a room through a window?
close the door
what is the most critical mistake?
OSHA respiratory protection standard (2 in/2 out)
what decibel is the PASS alarm?
what does MUTCD stand for?
manual on uniform traffic control devices (guidleines are federal laws)
for every minute of traffic block, traffic is delayed how much?
T/F-turnouts are sufficient for roadside visibilty
portable lights can range from what wattage?
fixed lights can vary from what wattage?
T/F-you should quickly extinguish a gas fire
F-this may cause gas builup inside a compartment
how often should turnouts be cleaned?
6 months (NFPA 1861)
AN AIRHORN BLASTED 3 TIMES MEANS WHAT?
a ____ fire is a fire moving downhill or against the wind
a ___ fire is one consisting of serious fires moving across the tops of trees or shrubbery, often independent of the fire at ground level
rapid, sudden increase in rate of spread of fire, preventing control of fire
sudden acceleration of fire for a short period of time
constructed or natural fire barriers used to contain the fire
cleared strips or land where flammable material has been removed by scraping