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1

What is the mission of the fire service?

To save lives and protect property

2

What NFPA standard establishes basic training criteria for FFI and FFII?

NFPA 1001

3

A ___ is a collection of rules enacted by law in a particular jurisdiction

code

4

Which of the following BEST describes the action first taken after an alert to the station?

Dispatching of emergency services responders

5

The use of ten-codes in radio transmission was replaced when agencies began to adopt which of the following?

National Incident Management System (NIMS)

6

What task may a telecommunications center be assigned during a progress report?

Providing periodic time transmissions

7

Which of the following must be considered when deciding the size of a collapse zone?

Type of building construction and safest location for personnel

8

What type of reaction absorbs energy as it occurs?

Endothermic

9

Which of the following BEST describes when SAR's are used?

for confined space rescues and technical rescue incidents

10

Which of the following SCBA components warns when the system is is reaching 20-25% of cylinder capacity?

End-of-service-time indicators

11

When donning SCBA, all straps on the harness assembly and facepiece should be

fully extended

12

Which type of SCBA air cylinders are tested every 5 years?

Steel and aluminum

13

Which of the following BEST describes when an SCBA cylinder needs to be replaced?

During inspection if cylinder contains less than 90% of capacity

14

Which of the following types of rope is the only rope required to have a rope log?

life safety rope

15

Which part of the rope is used to tie a knot of hitch?

working end

16

Which type of knot can be used to secure a victims hands or feet to drag the victim to safety?

Handcuff

17

Once a search is complete, a FF should

report promptly to the supervisor

18

What are the two objectives for a structural search?

Search for life; assess fire conditions

19

In LUNAR, the A stands for

assignment

20

Which one of the following BEST describes the result of running a generator for a long period of time without a load?

Will overheat and damage generator

21

Which rescue tool power source is typically powered by pumps?

hydraulic

22

What stabilizing tool uses a system of at least 3 posts wedged between the ground and a vehicle resting on its side or top?

Buttress tension system

23

Hybrid vehicles that use color-coded wiring use ___ to mark high voltage wiring

orange

24

When using a strut and buttress tension system, FFs must ensure all parts have a safety margin that is

in excess of the weight being secured

25

What type of extrication method is used to stabilize a vehicle that is upside down or lying on its side?

Buttress tension system

26

What initial action is the next priority after stabilizing the scene?

Stabilize the victim

27

What type of structural collapse occurs when the floor and/or roof assemblies on both sides of a load-bearing wall collapse, allowing a good chance of victim survival?

A-frame

28

In the OATH method of signaling on a search line, two tugs represents

A-advance

29

Example of a push/pull tool?

Pike pole

30

Cutting edges on axes should be inspected for

chips, cracks, or spurs