Water Supply

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Water Supply
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2011-07-13 18:14:59
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  1. When water is not moving, what kind of energy does it have?
    A. Residual
    B. Potential
    C. Pent-up
    B. Potential
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. How close must a fire engine be able to get to a static water source in order to be able to draft directly from it?
    A. There is no physical limit.
    B. 50 feet
    C. 20 feet
    D. 250 feet
    C. 20 feet
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. To what type of water source does a dry hydrant provide access?
    A. Artesian source
    B. Proprietary source
    C. Static water source
    D. Municipal water system
    C. Static water source
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. If a portable tank is self-expanding, fire fighters may need to hold on to the ________while the tank is being filled.
    A. frame
    B. collar
    C. check rope
    D. distributor
    B. collar
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. When color-coding fire hydrants, what color would the bonnet be on a hydrant flowing less than 500 gpm? A. Red
    B. Orange
    C. Green
    D. Light-blue
    A. Red
  6. When color-coding fire hydrants, what color would the bonnet be on a hydrant flowing 500- 999 gpm?
    A. Red
    B. Orange
    C. Green
    D. Light-blue
    B. Orange
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. When color-coding fire hydrants, what color would the bonnet be on a hydrant flowing 1000- 1499 gpm?
    C. Green
    Green
  8. When color-coding fire hydrants, what color would the bonnet be on a hydrant flowing 1500 gpm and higher?
    Light-blue
  9. What is another term for head pressure?
    A. Residual pressure
    B. Flow pressure
    C. Elevation pressure
    D. Static pressure
    C. Elevation pressure
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. The quantity of water flowing through an opening during a hydrant test is called ________ pressure.
    flow
  11. The amount of pressure remaining in a water distribution system when water is flowing is called ________ pressure.
    A. flow
    B. residual
    C. elevation
    D. static
    B. residual
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Up to how many gallons per minute can a portable pump deliver?
    A. 500
    B. 750
    C. 1000
    D. 1250
    A. 500
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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