Protecting Building Utilities Trivia

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Building Utilities Quizzes & Trivia

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
  • 1. 
    Any act that would remove or neutralize a fire hazard. 
    • A. 

      Abatement

    • B. 

      Combustible Fiber

    • C. 

      Blasting Agent

  • 2. 
    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 in commerce. 
    • A. 

      Blasting Agent

    • B. 

      Combustible Fibers

    • C. 

      Fire Hazard

  • 3. 
    A hot piece or lump that remains after a material has partially burned, and is still oxidizing without the manifestation of flames.  
    • A. 

      Fire

    • B. 

      Fire Hazard

    • C. 

      Ember

  • 4. 
    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.  
    • A. 

      Fire

    • B. 

      Fire Hazard

    • C. 

      Blasting Agent

  • 5. 
    Passageway from one building to another or through or around a wall in approximately the same floor level. 
    • A. 

      Horizontal Exit

    • B. 

      Vertical Shaft

    • C. 

      Fire Exit

  • 6. 
    A box or cabinet where fire hoses, valves and other equipment are stored and arranged for fire fighting
    • A. 

      Hose Box

    • B. 

      Shoe Box

    • C. 

      Black Box

  • 7. 
    A cylindrical device turning on an axis around which a fire hose is wound and connected
    • A. 

      Hose Reel

    • B. 

      Cylinder Tank

    • C. 

      Hose Box

  • 8. 
    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. 

      Vertical Shaft

    • B. 

      Vertical Exit

    • C. 

      Vertical Horizon

  • 9. 
    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. 
    • A. 

      Standpipe System

    • B. 

      Fire Protection System

    • C. 

      Chronological System

    • D. 

      System of the Down

  • 10. 
    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.  
    • A. 

      Chronological System

    • B. 

      Sprinkler System

    • C. 

      Standpipe System

    • D. 

      Pipe System

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