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This building is 3 to 6 stories in height but has less than 75 feet from the lowest level of the fire department vehicle access to the floor of the highest occupied story?

Mid-rise

1

Mid rise buildings will typically have long what with apartments or offices on both or one side

Hallways

2

The lowest floor of a mid rise building may contain what?

Commercial or retail space

Hydraulic elevator rooms

Occupied apartments

Storage areas

Utility room

Laundry facilities

Parking facilities

Trash rooms

3

Residential mid rise buildings constructed in the 1950s have what kind of construction?

Ordinary methods of Masonary walls with dimensional wood floors and roof

4

Modern residential mid rise buildings are typically of what type of construction?

Lightweight wood construction

5

Mid rise commercial buildings are usually of what type of construction?

Non-combustible

6

Mixed use building with commercial occupancies and residential occupancies typically have what type of construction?

Mixed construction

7

Some mid rise buildings are constructed in this type of configuration. The building in circles a swimming pool courtyard often with parking below?

Donut configuration

8

So mid rise buildings have commercial, office, and retail space with no residential occupancies. This type of midrise building has what type of layout?

Center hallway or Center core

9

Mid rise buildings are limited to how many feet on the address side of the building?

75'

10

During size up company officers should note what?

Number of floors accessible from the front and the rear of the structure

11

Mid rise buildings with long hallways usually have what?

Fire doors

12

Many mid rise buildings have a combination of several types of construction and be treated according to what construction method?

The lowest fire rating