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Fire protection provided by auto sprinklers & with hose streams is an example of ?

Active fire protection

1

LW wood truss it may collapse in around how long in a fully developed fire?

10 minutes

2

Steel reaches 1,100 degrees steel begins to fail. At this point it will lose __% of its load carrying capacity ?

Almost 40%

3

LW wood truss.

-wood as small as 2x4
-gusset plates or gang nails 1/4" to 1/2"

4

Two vertical lines ?

Truss

5

Most dangerous wood frame bld collapse?

Inward/outward