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  • 1. 
    NFPA 253/ASTM E648 tests
    • A. 

      Carpet, resilient floors, and other floor coverings in corridors

    • B. 

      Carpets and rugs

    • C. 

      Fire ratings of walls, structure and floor construction assemblies

    • D. 

      Flame spread of finishes

  • 2. 
    Carpet, resilient floors, and other corridor floor coverings are tested by
    • A. 

      NFPA 253/ASTM E648

    • B. 

      ASTM D2859

    • C. 

      ASTM E84

    • D. 

      ASTM E2573

  • 3. 
    The methenamine pill test tests
    • A. 

      Carpets, resilient floors, and other corridor floor coverings

    • B. 

      Smoke developed from flaming and nonflaming solid materials

    • C. 

      Carpets and rugs

    • D. 

      Site-fabricated stretch wall systems

  • 4. 
    What does ASTM E119 test
    • A. 

      Extent to which wall and ceiling finish contributes to fire growth

    • B. 

      Contribution of textile wall finish to fire growth in full scale mockup

    • C. 

      Fire ratings of walls, structure, and floor construction assemblies

    • D. 

      Endurance test of doors to flame and heat transfer

  • 5. 
    ASTM E84 tests
    • A. 

      The flame spread rating of finishes

    • B. 

      Carpet, resilient floors, and other corridor floor coverings

    • C. 

      Doors

    • D. 

      Seat cushion mockup

  • 6. 
    What does NFPA 286 test
    • A. 

      Fire ratings of walls, strcture, and floor construction assemblies

    • B. 

      Extent to which wall and ceiling finish (other than textiles) contributes to fire growth

    • C. 

      Draperies, curtains, and other window treatments

  • 7. 
    NFPA 286 is an alternate to what test
    • A. 

      ASTM E84

    • B. 

      ASTM E119

    • C. 

      NFPA 258

  • 8. 
    Which tests the fire assembly of doors
    • A. 

      ASTM E119

    • B. 

      NFPA 252

    • C. 

      ASTM E84

  • 9. 
    NFPA 257 tests
    • A. 

      Window assemblies

    • B. 

      Door assemblies

    • C. 

      Fire-resistance glazing

  • 10. 
    The CAL TB 116 test involves
    • A. 

      The mockup of a seat cushion, including foam, liner, and fabric

    • B. 

      Separate fabric and fillings of upholstered furniture

    • C. 

      Actual sample of a chair tested to an open flame

  • 11. 
    CAL TB 117 tests
    • A. 

      The mockup of a seat cushion, including foam, liner, and fabric

    • B. 

      Separate fabric and fillings of upholstered furniture

    • C. 

      Actual sample of a chair tested to an open flame

  • 12. 
    CAL TB 133 tests
    • A. 

      The mockup of a seat cushion, including foam, liner, and fabric

    • B. 

      Separate fabric and fillings of upholstered furniture

    • C. 

      Actual sample of chair tested to an open flame

  • 13. 
    The vertical ignition test test the fire resistance of
    • A. 

      Carpet, resilient floors, and other floor coverings in corridors

    • B. 

      Door assemblies

    • C. 

      Draperies, curtains, and other window treatments (banners, awnings & fabric structures)

  • 14. 
    The test for draperies and other window treatments
    • A. 

      NFPA 701

    • B. 

      NFPA 252

    • C. 

      NFPA 286

  • 15. 
    According to ASTM E84, which is the most flame resistant
    • A. 

      Class A (I)

    • B. 

      Class B (II)

    • C. 

      Class C (III)

  • 16. 
    According to ASTM E662/NFPA 258, most codes require a smoke density
    • A. 

      Less than 450

    • B. 

      Greater than 450

    • C. 

      Equal to 800

  • 17. 
    Class I finishes (NFPA 253) are typically required
    • A. 

      In one- and two-family dwellings

    • B. 

      Corridors/exitways of non-institutional occupancies

    • C. 

      Corridors/exitways of institutional occupancies

  • 18. 
    A fire partition is
    • A. 

      A wall assembly with a 1-hour rating

    • B. 

      A wall assembly with a 2-hour rating

    • C. 

      A wall assembly with a 3-hour rating

  • 19. 
    Which of the following does not require a fire partition
    • A. 

      Walls separating guestt rooms in Group R-1 occupancies (hotels), and R-2 and I-1 occupancies

    • B. 

      Guest rooms separations in Type IIB, IIIB and VB buildings with auto sprinkler systems

    • C. 

      Corridor walls

  • 20. 
    Openings in fire partitions must have a minimum rating of
    • A. 

      20 minutes

    • B. 

      45 minutes

    • C. 

      90 minutes

  • 21. 
    What is a public way
    • A. 

      Exit access

    • B. 

      Any street alley, or unobstructed parcel of land that is permanantly appropriated for public use

    • C. 

      Exit discharge

  • 22. 
    Exit requirements are determined by
    • A. 

      Occupant load, occupancy of space, limitations on the common path of egress travel

    • B. 

      Corridor width

    • C. 

      Square footage

  • 23. 
    For Business, Factory and Storage occupancies what is the max. length of common path of egress for a fully sprinklered building
    • A. 

      100'

    • B. 

      50'

    • C. 

      25'

  • 24. 
    Minimum width of of an exit (non stair) is the occupant load multiplied by
    • A. 

      .5

    • B. 

      .2

    • C. 

      .3

  • 25. 
    Dead end corridors are restricted to
    • A. 

      20' non-sprinklered, 50' sprinklered

    • B. 

      10' non-sprinklered, 20' sprinklered

    • C. 

      50' non-sprinklered, 100' sprinklered