Do You Really Know About Fire Incident Safety Officer?

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Do You Really Know About Fire Incident Safety Officer?

A Fire Incident Safety Officer is a rescuer who is trained in firefighting. The risky tasks of firefighters are fire suppression, rescue, fire prevention and basic first aid. They need to be cautious while search and rescue operations which can be dangerous. This quiz brings out the vital information related to firefighting and Fire safety. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    True or False Smoke- the product of incomplete combustion, including an aggregate of solids, aerosols, and fire gases that are toxic, flammable, and volatile.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What are the two triggers that will ignite Smoke?  Pick two
    • A. 

      Right Temperature

    • B. 

      Color

    • C. 

      The right mixture

    • D. 

      What is burning in the structure

    • E. 

      Outside Temperature

  • 3. 
    True or False Smoke by itself can not tell you what's going with fire condition in the building.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    When reading Smoke you can read signs of hostile fire events by colour, volume, velocity, and density.  What is not one of the hostile fire events.
    • A. 

      Floor collapse due to fire

    • B. 

      Flashover

    • C. 

      Backdraft

    • D. 

      Smoke explosion

    • E. 

      Rapid fire spread

  • 5. 
    True or False A volume of smoke by itself tell very little about the fire, but it sets the stage for understanding the amount of fuel that is off-gassing in a given space.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    If the Characteristic _______ (other descriptions may include "agitated," "boiling," or "angry" smoke), a flashover is likely to occur.
    • A. 

      Laminar

    • B. 

      Fast

    • C. 

      Turbulent

    • D. 

      Hostile

  • 7. 
    True or FalseIf smoke is coming out fast it means that the fire is deep and hot.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    True or FalseDensity tells you how bad things are going to be when you enter a structure.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    True or False When dealing with the colour of smoke it will only be one colour or another.  White is high moisture, Black is oils and plastics, and brown is only bare wood.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    True or False If Smoke is coming out of a building and it is white and moving very fast is an early stage fire.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    When hearing some state its black fire, what is the solution for attack?
    • A. 

      Vent and cool

    • B. 

      Go for the seat of the fire

    • C. 

      Don't enter the building till Vertical ventilation is complete

    • D. 

      Right the build off, and protect exposers

  • 12. 
    True or False 1. When dealing with the weather, it will have nothing to do with the smoke that is coming out of the building.  2. Firefighters should only worry about wind-driven fires.
    • A. 

      Both True

    • B. 

      Both False

    • C. 

      1 True, 2 False

    • D. 

      1 False, 2 true

  • 13. 
    True or False When dealing with the container of the structure it can change what is normal for what light smoke showing or the colour, big box building may have a big fire but showing light smoke.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The principles can be incorporated int a process for a rapid application.  By following three simple steps, the ISO can refine and rapidly apply the principles.  Put the steps in order 1 Determine the rate of change of each attribute, as you watch smoke, each attribute may be changing before your eyes. 2 View the volume, velocity, density, and colour of smoke: then compare the differences in the attributes from each opening from which smoke is emitting 3 Analyze the contributing factors to determine if they are affecting Volume, velocity, density, or colour.
    • A. 

      1, 2, 3

    • B. 

      2, 3, 1

    • C. 

      2, 1, 3

    • D. 

      1, 3, 2

  • 15. 
    Being _____ _____ requires being able to recognize predictable dangers and taking steps to reduce risk taking by our following responders.
    • A. 

      Risk management

    • B. 

      Arbitrarily aggressive

    • C. 

      Intellectually aggressive

    • D. 

      Situational Awareness

  • 16. 
    Risk a life to save a known life perform in a predictable, practised manner to save ______ _____ Take no Risk to save What's lost Default to defensive when conditions deteriorate quickly
    • A. 

      Valued Property

    • B. 

      Wood frame

    • C. 

      Family dwellings

    • D. 

      Any property

  • 17. 
    ____ ____ Can best define as physical property whose loss will cause harm to the community.
    • A. 

      Valued Property

    • B. 

      Wood frame

    • C. 

      Family dwellings

    • D. 

      Any property

  • 18. 
    _____ _____ is the ability to accurately read potential risk and recognize factors that influence the incident outcome.
    • A. 

      Department Values

    • B. 

      Risk management

    • C. 

      Situational awareness

    • D. 

      Brunacini approach

  • 19. 
    Value-time Size method was designed by?
    • A. 

      Chief Alan Brunacini

    • B. 

      Chief Stewart Rose

    • C. 

      NFPA

    • D. 

      Naval Aviation School comand in Pensacola, Florida

  • 20. 
    ____ _____ Can be defined as learning from the mistakes of others.
    • A. 

      Life Experience

    • B. 

      General Wisdom

    • C. 

      Vicarious Learning

    • D. 

      Applied Learning

  • 21. 
    "Read- Risk" is a three-step process to help the ISO, place in order. 1 Judge Risk 2 Analyze 3 Collect information
    • A. 

      1, 2, 3

    • B. 

      2, 3, 1

    • C. 

      3, 2, 1

    • D. 

      3, 1, 2

  • 22. 
    _____ is defined as stored potential energy that will cause harm if suddenly released
    • A. 

      Hazardous energy

    • B. 

      Electrical emergency

    • C. 

      Power line down

  • 23. 
    True or False 1 Ohm is the unit of measure for the resistance of electrical current, one ohm equals the resistance of 1 volt across a terminal a 1 ampere 2 Ampere (amps) is the unit of measure for the volume of current flow  
    • A. 

      Both true

    • B. 

      Both False

    • C. 

      1 true, 2 false

    • D. 

      1 false, 2 true

  • 24. 
    _____ ______ is electrical energy that has established a path to ground through the earth and is energizing it
    • A. 

      Pad-mounted transformers

    • B. 

      Ground gradient

    • C. 

      Static discharge

    • D. 

      Lighting Strike

  • 25. 
    When talking about power jumping, when operating a real device what is the minimum distance that you should be away from power lines?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      15

    • D. 

      20

  • 26. 
    When working with Battery rooms what is one of the main dangers when fighting a fire in them?
    • A. 

      AC power

    • B. 

      DC power

    • C. 

      Battery Acid

    • D. 

      Toxic or flammable atmopheres

  • 27. 
    True or false Steel retains a certain memory. Most steel cable is tightly wound onto a spool during production.  When is released from its application, it returns to its reeled state: hence "Reel coil"
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    What is type of weather that has the most affect on Firefighting operations
    • A. 

      Humidity

    • B. 

      Temperature

    • C. 

      Wind

  • 29. 
    True or false If Thunder that claps less then 5 seconds from the flash means you are in the lighting area.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False