ACI Certification- Test: S-13 Standpipe System, City Wide

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ACI Certification- Test: S-13 Standpipe System, City Wide

ACI is seen by many as Cisco's software-defined networking (SDN) offering for data center and cloud networks. This course is perfect for h helping someone pass their plumbing exam and prove that they can undertake the duties given to them. Are you ready for the ACI Certification? Take this S-13 Standpipe System, City Wide test and see what is in store for you come exam time.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The C of F Holder and the impairment coordinator shall be made aware of and authorize the placement of system(s) out of service that are planned to be shut down. The impairment coordinator prior to taking a system out of service shall:
    • A. 

      A.) Determine the duration the system is going to be out of service.

    • B. 

      B.) Inspect the areas of the building affected and assess the increased risk.

    • C. 

      C.) Notify the insurance carrierm the central station operator (if so equipped), The occupants of the affected area, and place out of service tags and discs at the appropriate locations (901.7.4)

    • D. 

      D.) All of the above.

  • 2. 
    Detailed records of a standpipe system inspections must be kept for a period of:
    • A. 

      A.) One year

    • B. 

      B.) Five years

    • C. 

      C.) Six months

    • D. 

      D.) Three years

  • 3. 
     A sketch of the entire standpipe system must be readily available and indicate the location of all:
    • A. 

      A.) Call boxes

    • B. 

      B.) Sprinkler heads

    • C. 

      C.) Control valves

    • D. 

      D.) Exits

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      A.) To shut down part of the fire protection system when making repairs.

    • B. 

      B.) To keep the fire pump connected to the fire protection system.

    • C. 

      C.) To pump water into the fire protection system

    • D. 

      D.) To regulate the water pressure in the fire protection system.

  • 5. 
    Standpipe systems should be visually inspected by the Certificate of Fitness holder at least once:
    • A. 

      A.) A week

    • B. 

      A.) A week

    • C. 

      C.) A year

    • D. 

      D.) Every six months

    • E. 

      E.) A month

  • 6. 
    The Drain valve for the standpipe for the entire system is located at which of the following locations? 
    • A. 

      A.) At the lowest point of the system

    • B. 

      B.) At the base of the gravity tank if one is installed

    • C. 

      C.) The Siamese connection serves as the drain valve

    • D. 

      D.) Next to the main supply riser on the first floor.

  • 7. 
    1.)A standpipe system:
    • A. 

      A.) Should have pressure- increasing valves installed at the hose outlets.

    • B. 

      B.) May be used in combination with a sprinkler system in the same building.

    • C. 

      C.) Is never used in buildings more than ten stories high.

    • D. 

      D.) Must be installed in all buildings

  • 8. 
    The Standpipe system inspection records must be:
    • A. 

      A.) Sent to the fire department inspection division monthly.

    • B. 

      B.) Reviewed monthly by a fire department inspector

    • C. 

      C.) Kept on the premises and made available to Fire Department representatives

    • D. 

      D.) Filed with the city clerk’s office

  • 9. 
    1.)How is a supervisory device tested in a standpipe system?
    • A. 

      A.) By activating the control device in its normal manner.

    • B. 

      B.) By attaching alligator clips to the fusible element.

    • C. 

      C.) By attaching alligator clips to the control board.

    • D. 

      D.) By disconnection the appropriate wire from the control board.

  • 10. 
    The Fire Department Siamese connection to an automatic wet standpipe system should be fitted with: 
    • A. 

      A.) An automatic release valve.

    • B. 

      B.) A pintle release valve

    • C. 

      C.) A check valve

    • D. 

      D.) A pressurized discharge nozzle.

  • 11. 
    The pressure tank that supplies the sprinkler system in your office building is being replaces and will be out of service for two days. Which of the following statements is correct regarding this situation?
    • A. 

      A.) This is a minor defect in the fire protection system and requires notification to the owner/manager and the bureau of Fire Prevention

    • B. 

      B.) This is a minor defect in the fire protection system and requires notification to the owner/manager and the bureau of Fire Prevention and the local fire house.

    • C. 

      C.) This is not a defect in fire protection system and does not require notification

    • D. 

      D.) This is a major defect in the fire protection system and requires notification to the owner/manager, local fire company and the bureau of Fire Prevention.

  • 12. 
    Of the following, which one will indicate that the main water control valve on a standpipe system has been shut down?
    • A. 

      A.) The wheel on the check valve has been turned clockwise.

    • B. 

      B.) The stem of the OS&Y valve is all the way out and exposed.

    • C. 

      C.) The wheel on the check valve has been turned counterclockwise.

    • D. 

      D.) The Stem of the OS&Y valve is all the way in and unexposed.

  • 13. 
    A signal from a water flow switch installed on a standpipe system is considered a (an):
    • A. 

      A.) Supervisory alarm signal

    • B. 

      B.) Tamper alarm signal

    • C. 

      C.) Inquiry alarm signal

    • D. 

      D.) Fire alarm signal

  • 14. 
    1. How can you tell that an OS&Y valve is open?
    • A. 

      A.) The wheel is turned

    • B. 

      B.) You can see the stem is fully extended.

    • C. 

      C.) It has wire and seal.

    • D. 

      D.) By the lock and chain around the valve.

  • 15. 
    The Fire Department uses the Siamese connection in from of a building to increase volume and pressure of water in the fire protection systems. The color of the cap of the Siamese connection is a quick indicator of the type of fire protection system a building has. All of the following colors of Siamese connections are correct, EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      A.) Standpipe (wet/dry) RED

    • B. 

      B.) Non-automatic sprinkler GREEN

    • C. 

      C.) Combination sprinkler/standpipe system YELLOW

    • D. 

      D.) Automatic sprinklers GREEN

  • 16. 
    Where are the tags placed after inspection?
    • A. 

      A.) Control panel

    • B. 

      B.) Control valves

    • C. 

      C.) Inspection record log books

  • 17. 
    What is the color of the tags (standpipe) for a system fully out of service?
    • A. 

      A.) Red

    • B. 

      B.) Orange

    • C. 

      C.) Blue

  • 18. 
    What is the color of the tags (standpipe) for a system fully out of service?
    • A. 

      A.) Red

    • B. 

      B.) White

    • C. 

      C.) Blue

  • 19. 
    What is the color of tag if a standpipe system is partially out of service?
    • A. 

      A.) Red

    • B. 

      B.) White

    • C. 

      C.) Blue

  • 20. 
     In accordance to the above question (#19) what would be the color of the disc?
    • A. 

      A.) Red

    • B. 

      B.) White

    • C. 

      C.) Blue

  • 21. 
    Who may place white or blue disc’s? 
    • A. 

      A.) Certificate of Fitness holder

    • B. 

      B.) Fire Department only

    • C. 

      C.) Fire Department, owner, MFAPC or MLP

  • 22. 
    If fully or partially out of service discs are placed. Who would you notify?
    • A. 

      A.) FDNY

    • B. 

      B.) Building owner

    • C. 

      C.) Building owner and standpipe service company

  • 23. 
    What is a Standpipe System?
    • A. 

      A. Fire sprinklers designs to open base on temperature

    • B. 

      B. Is a piping in a building that serves to transfer water to hose connections located within the building for fire fighting purposes

    • C. 

      C. A fire protection system consisting of sprinkler heads, fire pumps, gravity tanks.

  • 24. 
    What is a Standpipe System?
    • A. 

      A. Fire sprinklers designs to open base on temperature

    • B. 

      B. Is a piping in a building that serves to transfer water to hose connections located within the building for fire fighting purposes.

    • C. 

      C. A fire protection system consisting of sprinkler heads, fire pumps, gravity tanks.

  • 25. 
     In Accordance with the above question (#24) systems not complying with this fire code shall be considered?
    • A. 

      A.) In compliance

    • B. 

      B.) Subject to inspection

    • C. 

      C.) Impaired