FIRE FIGHTING QUIZ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† NAME:


1.†† List the three components of the fire triangle.

2.Name the fourth component of the fire tetrahedron.

3.†† What sort of material is burning in a Class A fire ?

4.†† What sort of material is burning in a Class B fire ?

5.†† Why is a clss E fire different from the other classes?

6.†† What colour is a foam fire extinguisher?

7.†† What colour is a dry chemical fire extinguisher?

8.†† Name two water extinguisher checks to ensure it is servicable.

9.†† What could cause a dry chemical fire extinguisher to fail when used?

10.Which of these parts does a CO2 extinguisher remove?

11.List two dangers when using CO2 fire extinguishers.

12.†† For LPG gas systems on board commercial vessels:

††††† a) Who can install it?

††††† b) Where should cylinders be located?

††††† c) What ventilation requirements apply?

††††† d) How often should cylinders be tested?


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