Essentials of firefighting

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Essentials of firefighting
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  1. which of the following was the first organization in America?

     
    A. Surveyors of buildings
    B. Philadelphia fire society
    C. Union volunteer fire company
    D. N.Y. Fire company
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. which of the following enhanced the trend toward fire protection in the 1700s

    A. Fines for fire code
    B. Formation of fire societies
    C. Advancement in technology
    D. use of iron structural members
    C
  3. which of the following best describes the effect of use of steel in urban construction on potential for disastrous fires?

    A. it greatly reduced fire potential 
    B. it created a need for fire regulations 
    C. it placed ignition sources within structures 
    D. it combined large numbers of people with limited means of escape
    D
  4. what organization was formed in 1896 to develop send census date codes intended to ensure fire and life safety?

    A. Philadelphia fire society 
    B. N.Y. fire company
    C. NFPA 
    D. National Society of surveyors of buildings
    C
  5. what was the NFPA standard published when 1897?

    A. Fire safety code 
    B. national fire code 
    C. Building safety code 
    D. National electric code
    D

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