Flashcards in State Exam Deck (125)
What is the mission of the fire service?
To save lives and protect property
What NFPA standard establishes basic training criteria for FFI and FFII?
A ___ is a collection of rules enacted by law in a particular jurisdiction
Which of the following BEST describes the action first taken after an alert to the station?
Dispatching of emergency services responders
The use of ten-codes in radio transmission was replaced when agencies began to adopt which of the following?
National Incident Management System (NIMS)
What task may a telecommunications center be assigned during a progress report?
Providing periodic time transmissions
Which of the following must be considered when deciding the size of a collapse zone?
Type of building construction and safest location for personnel
What type of reaction absorbs energy as it occurs?
Which of the following BEST describes when SAR's are used?
for confined space rescues and technical rescue incidents
Which of the following SCBA components warns when the system is is reaching 20-25% of cylinder capacity?
When donning SCBA, all straps on the harness assembly and facepiece should be
Which type of SCBA air cylinders are tested every 5 years?
Steel and aluminum
Which of the following BEST describes when an SCBA cylinder needs to be replaced?
During inspection if cylinder contains less than 90% of capacity
Which of the following types of rope is the only rope required to have a rope log?
life safety rope
Which part of the rope is used to tie a knot of hitch?
Which type of knot can be used to secure a victims hands or feet to drag the victim to safety?
Once a search is complete, a FF should
report promptly to the supervisor
What are the two objectives for a structural search?
Search for life; assess fire conditions
In LUNAR, the A stands for
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
Which rescue tool power source is typically powered by pumps?
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
Hybrid vehicles that use color-coded wiring use ___ to mark high voltage wiring
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
What type of extrication method is used to stabilize a vehicle that is upside down or lying on its side?
Buttress tension system
What initial action is the next priority after stabilizing the scene?
Stabilize the victim
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?
In the OATH method of signaling on a search line, two tugs represents
Example of a push/pull tool?