Pd 1185 Fire Code Of The Philippines

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  • 1. 
      Slope of class A ramp shall be from   _______________ 
    • A. 

      8% to 11%

    • B. 

      9% to 11%

    • C. 

      8% to 10%

  • 2. 
      In case of individual rooms subject to occupancy by not more than 6 persons, distance to exits shall be measured from the doors of such rooms provided the path of travel from any point in the room door does not exceed ___________ meters.
    • A. 

      16

    • B. 

      17

    • C. 

      14

    • D. 

      15

  • 3. 
        The occupant load permitted in any assembly building structure or portion thereof shall be determined by dividing the net floor area or space assigned to that use by the square meter per occupant as follows:  For an assembly area of concentrated use without fixed seats such as auditorium, church, chapel, dance floor, lodge room,  _____________ square meter per person.  For an assembly area of less concentrated use such as conference room, dining room, drinking establishment, exhibit room, gymnasium or lounge    _______________ square meters per person;  standing room or waiting space;   _______________ square meters per person.
    • A. 

      0.66, 1.4, 0.29

    • B. 

      0.67, 1.3, 0.30

    • C. 

      0.65, 1.4, 0.28

  • 4. 
        The height of every riser and the width of every tread shall be so proportioned that the sum two risers and a tread, exclusive of its nosing projections is not less than _______________ centimeters, nor more than   ________________ centimeters.  
    • A. 

      60 , 63.5

    • B. 

      61, 64.5

    • C. 

      62, 65.5

  • 5. 
        No single door in a doorway shall be less than   _______________ centimeters and shall not exceed   ________________ centimeters.
    • A. 

      71, 123

    • B. 

      70, 121

    • C. 

      71, 122

  • 6. 
        Every Class A assembly capacity of more than one thousand (1000) persons shall have at least  27) _______________ separate exits as remote from each other as practicable.  For Class B assembly capacity of 300 to 1,000 persons shall have at least  28) ________________ separate exits and if of a capacity of over six hundred at least  29) ________________ exits and for Class C place of assembly capacity of 50 to 300 persons shall have at least  30) _________________ means of exits.
    • A. 

      4, 2, 3, 2

    • B. 

      4, 3, 3, 3

    • C. 

      4, 2, 2, 3

  • 7. 
                  Pressure and gravity tanks shall have a capacity sufficient to furnish a least _____________ liters of water per minute for thirty minutes.
    • A. 

      265

    • B. 

      266

    • C. 

      267

  • 8. 
     The wet standpipe shall deliver not less than ____________ liters of water per minute.
    • A. 

      132

    • B. 

      133

    • C. 

      134

    • D. 

      135

  • 9. 
     The travel distance to an exit shall be measured on the floor or other walking surface along the center line of the natural path of travel, starting __________ cms. from the most remote point, curving around any corner or construction with a thirty (30) centimeters clearance therefrom, and ending at the center of the doorway or other point at which the exit begins.
    • A. 

      30 cm

    • B. 

      31cm

    • C. 

      40cm

    • D. 

      41cm

  • 10. 
     Handrails shall provide a clearance of at least ___________ millimeters between handrails and wall to which it is fastened.
    • A. 

      38

    • B. 

      39

    • C. 

      40

    • D. 

      41

  • 11. 
     Handrails on stairs shall not be less than  _______________ centimeters nor more than _______________ centimeters above the upper surface of the tread, measured vertically to the top of the rail from a point on the tread 25 millimeters back from the leading edge, except on stairways designed for use by children an additional handrail may be provided lower than the main handrail.
    • A. 

      76 , 86.50

    • B. 

      86.50, 76

    • C. 

      75, 88.50

  • 12. 
      1.      Under the FCP, every class A places of assembly, with a capacity of more than one thousand persons, how many minimum number of separated exits as remote from each other as practicable shall be provided?
    • A. 

      A) 2 exits

    • B. 

      B) 3 exits

    • C. 

      C) 4 exits

    • D. 

      D) 5 exits

  • 13. 
    _____________ is fire involving energized electrical equipment
    • A. 

      Class a

    • B. 

      Class b

    • C. 

      Class c

    • D. 

      Class d

  • 14. 
    _____________ is fire involving combustible metals, such as magnesium, sodium, potassium, and other similar materials.
    • A. 

      Class a

    • B. 

      Class b

    • C. 

      Class c

    • D. 

      Class d

  • 15. 
    ____________ is fire in flammable liquids and gases
    • A. 

      Class a

    • B. 

      Class b

    • C. 

      Class c

    • D. 

      Class d

  • 16. 
    While that of Class B ramp shall have a slope of between  ________________.
    • A. 

      10% to 16%

    • B. 

      10% to 17%

    • C. 

      11% to 15%

  • 17. 
    The Temperature at which a liquid is transformed or converted to vapor.
    • A. 

      Boiling point

    • B. 

      Condensation

    • C. 

      Evaporating point

  • 18. 
    The owner, administrator or occupant of buildings or structures existing at the time of the effectivity of the Fire Code is given ____________ years to comply with the provisionsthereof on fire safety constructions and on protective and warning systems. 
    • A. 

      1 year

    • B. 

      2 years

    • C. 

      3 years

    • D. 

      4 years

  • 19. 
    The number and size of nozzle and water supply shall be sufficient to deliver a discharge of _____________liters of water per square meter per minute through the wallway, area to be figured perpendicular to treadway.
    • A. 

      90

    • B. 

      80

    • C. 

      70

    • D. 

      60

  • 20. 
    The minimum width of tread exclusive of nosing of nosing or projection for Class A stair shall be   _____________ cm 
    • A. 

      23

    • B. 

      24

    • C. 

      25

    • D. 

      26

  • 21. 
    The minimum width of tread exclusive of nosing of nosing or projection for Class B stair shall be   _____________ cm 
    • A. 

      22

    • B. 

      23

    • C. 

      24

    • D. 

      25

  • 22. 
    The minimum headroom for Class A and Class B stair shall be ________ meters
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      2.1

    • C. 

      2.2

    • D. 

      2.3

  • 23. 
    The maximum height between landings for Class B stairs shall be   __________ meters 
    • A. 

      2.75

    • B. 

      2.76

    • C. 

      3.70

    • D. 

      3.76

  • 24. 
    The maximum height between landings for Class A stairs shall be   __________ meters 
    • A. 

      2.75

    • B. 

      2.76

    • C. 

      3.7

    • D. 

      3.71

  • 25. 
    Spray nozzle shall be in the open type and shall have a conical spray pattern with discharge angles between  _____________ and  ______________ degrees.
    • A. 

      45, 91

    • B. 

      46, 91

    • C. 

      45, 90

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