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Dashes are reinforced with a steel beam that runs the entire length of the dash

Dash bar

242

Located in the center console area where the radio, AC, and other components are located

It is two steel brackets attached to the dash bar

Dash brackets

243

Vehicle manufacturers will identify the fuel type using a _________

Vehicle Identification badge

244

Gasohol is _______ % ethanol and _______ % gasoline

EPA considers it "substantially similar" to gasoline and is not considered a alternative fuel

E10 OR GASOHOL
10% ethanol and 90 % gas


E85 85% ethanol 15% gas

245

Do not use water on a liquid natural gas leak or fire.

Water will cause the liquid to react violently . It will intensify the fire or cause an explosion. You should use _______

High expansion foam

or
Dry chem

246

A mechanism for the transfer of energy

Work

247

Objects at rest tend to stay at rest and objects in motion tend to stay in motion unless acted on by a outside force

Newtons first law of motion

248

Motor vehicle collisions are classified traditionally by the area of initial impact

Front
Lateral
Rear end
Rollovers
Rotational (spins)

249

3 collisions that occur during an MVA

1 Vehicle impact
2 Occupant impact with vehicle
3 Occupants organs impact solid structures of the body

250

Vehicle travels under an object or Over an object

Under ride collisions

Over ride collision

251

A very common cause of fatalities associated with MVA's

Lateral or side impacts

252

Sedan types range in size from _______ to ______

85 cubic ft up tp 130 cubic feet

253

ID system composed of a 17 character sequence containing #'s and letters with the exclusion of letters I,O,Q and numbers 1,0 to avoid confusion

VIN

254

Recharging stations for electric vehicle operate at

120 / 240 volts

255

An electro chemical device that utilizes a catalyst facilitated chem reaction of hydrogen and oxygen to create electricity that is then used to power an electric motor

A hybrid system by design that uses a 2 separate power sources as a propulsion mechanism for a vehicle

Hydrogen fuel cell vehicle

256

Kinetic energy =

Mass / 2 x velocity squared

257

Technical specialist initially report to the _______ ______.

Ex. Aviation, enviroment, hazmat

Planning section

258

All organizations should be trained at a min to a awareness level in accordance with

NFPA 1670

259

The staging manager will report to the .....

Operations section chief

( or the IC if an ops section chief hasn't been assigned)

260

Is an oral (informal) or written (formal) plan containing general objectives reflecting the overall strategy for managing a incident

IAP
Incident Action Plan

261

At a properly run ICS a person should only have ______ direct supervisor

1

262

In most situations one person can effectively manage _____ to _____ people with _____ being the optimal number

3 to 7

5

In the ICS system the IC receives information from a Max of 5 people

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Can bypass the COC to correct unsafe acts and stop or suspend unsafe operations

Safety Officer

264

Safety officer must be knowledgable in

Strategies and tactic
Hazmat
Rescue practices
Department safety rules and regs

265

Are established to divide the incident into functional area of operation

Ex. Med group, search group, rescue group

Groups

266

May serve several purposes and many geographical or functional in nature. They are established when the number of divisions or groups exceeds the recommended span of control for the Operations section chief

Branches

267

Responsible for the collection, evaluation, dissemination, and use of information and intelligence critical to the incident

One of the most important functions is to look beyond the current operational period and anticipate potential problem.

Planning section

268

Is responsible for the accounting and financial aspects of an incident. As well as any legal issues that may arise

Finance / Administration

269

Is a group of personnel working without apparatus and led by a leader or boss

Crew

270

A group of 5 units of the same type working on a common task or function

Strike team