Take this building utilities trivia to test your knowledge of maintenance, and repair of all heating, air conditioning and the impacts of building!
Questions and Answers
Any act that would remove or
neutralize a fire hazard.
Any readily ignitable and free
burning fiber such as cotton, oakum, rags, waste cloth, waste paper, kapok,
hay, straw, Spanish moss, excelsior and other similar materials commonly used
A hot piece or lump that remains after a
material has partially burned, and is still oxidizing without the manifestation
Any condition or act which increases or may
cause an increase in the probability of the occurrence of fire, or which may
obstruct, delay, hinder or interfere with fire fighting operations and the
safeguarding of life and property.
Passageway from one building to
another or through or around a wall in approximately the same floor level.
A box or cabinet where fire hoses, valves and
other equipment are stored and arranged for fire fighting
A cylindrical device turning on an axis around
which a fire hose is wound and connected
An enclosed vertical space of
passage that extends from floor to floor, as well as from the base to the top
of the building.
A system of vertical pipes in a
building to which fire hoses can be attached on each floor, including a system
by which water is made available to the outlets as needed.
Fire Protection System
System of the Down
An integrated network of
hydraulically designed piping installed in a building, structure or area with
outlets arranged in a systematic pattern which automatically discharges water
when activated by heat or combustion products from a fire.
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A type of perimeter detector which is subject to false alarm from aircraft radar and from movement outside building through window, wood doors, and the like. It uses radio waves.
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A graph used in air-conditioning and showing the properties of air-system mixtures.