Fire Behavior
PPE
Fire Extinguishers
Ground Ladders
Ventilation

100

This must have Heat, Oxygen, fuel and a self-sustained chemical reaction
What is The Fire Tetrahedron

100

This device provides an audible means by which a lost, trapped, or incapacitated firefighter can be located
What is a Personal Alert Safety System or PASS device

100

Stored pressure water fire extinguishers are designed to fight this class of fire
What is Class A

100

All ground ladders should be tested before being placed in service, after any use that exposes them to high heat or rough treatment and :
What is annually

100

Techniques that involve the use of fans or blowers to ventilate a structure are known as:
What is Forced ventilation

200

The measure of heat energy in the customary system
What is British Thermal Unit OR BTU

200

This equipment protects firefighters face and lungs from heat, smoke, and other toxic products of combustion, and airborne contaminants
What is SCBA

200

This will happen to a fire in magnesium if water is applied
What is the fire will flame up and intensify

200

ladders should be inspected regularly and cleaned:
What is after every use

200

Where is the most exact point at which to open a roof for venting a fire:
What is Open as directly over the fire as possible

300

What is the term for chemical decomposition of a substance through the action of heat
What is pyrolysis

300

This is the built in harness and hand loop at the back of the neck of a turnout coat that permits a rescuer to grab and drag a downed firefighter
What is Drag Rescue Device or DRD

300

A fire involving combustible cooking oils is this class of fire
What is class K

300

According to NFPA 1932 ladders should be inspected after each use and:
What is on a monthly basis

300

A defensive tactic that involves cutting an exit opening in the roof of a burning building and extending it from one wall to the other is known as a:
What is Trench cut

400

This is the substance being oxidized or burned in the combustion process
What is Fuel

400

Both OSHA and NFPA define oxygen-deficient atmosphere as one containing less than _____percent oxygen
What is 19.5

400

The acronym P.A.S.S. stands for
What is Pull pin, Aim nozzle, Squeeze handles, Sweep nozzle back and forth

400

Ladder placement guidelines include laddering at least how many points on different sides of the building
What is Two

400

The method of ventilating a confined space by mechanically blowing fresh air into the space is known as:
What is Positive Pressure Ventilation

500

The term describes when the temperature in a compartment results in the simultaneous ignition of all combustible contents in the space
What is Flashover

500

The remote pressure gauge should read within _____of the cylinder gauge if increments are in psi
What is 100 psi

500

Fire extinguisher ratings represent the type of fire and:
What is performance capability

500

How many firefighters are needed to bring victims down a ground ladder
What is Four

500

A method of ventilating a fire building by directing a fog stream out a window to increase air and smoke movement is known as:
What is Hydraulic ventilation