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1

The APU fire protection system automatically shuts down the APU and extinguishes the fire

On the ground

2

What occurs if the APU FIRE TEST button is pushed while the APU is running

The APU fire detection system will test and the APU will NOT shutdown

3

A warning horn heard on the ground may be an indication of

An APU fire

4

How many fire extinguishers are associated with the avionics smoke detection system

None

5

Placing the BLOWER and EXTRACT switches in OVRD causes the avionics ventilation system to go into the ______ configuration

Smoke

6

What fault light(s) indicate the presence of avionics smoke

GEN 1 LINE SMOKE, BLOWER & EXTRACT FAULT lights

7

How many fuel pumps are operating in the avionics smoke configuration

One pump in each tank

8

The SMOKE light indicates

Smoke is detected in avionics ventilation system

9

The Cargo compartments on the 320 are protected by

Two fire bottles

10

How does the cargo fire extinguishing system on the 319 differ from the 320

The 319 has on fire bottle that can be discharged into either the forward or aft cargo compartment

11

In the 320, the second cargo fire extinguisher bottle can be discharged

Only to the same cargo compartment as the first

12

When pressed, the 320 CARGO SMOKE test button

Tests SMOKE lights twice with associated ECAM

13

When does the DISCH AGENT 2 light illuminate on the 320 CARGO SMOKE panel

60 min after AGENT 1 is discharged

14

What occurs when the ENG 1 FIRE switch is released out

Both fire extinguisher agents arm but do not discharge

15

The engine fire detection system consists of a dual loop system. What occurs when one of the loops fail

The remaining loop can detect a fire and generate a fire warning

16

An engine fire warning appears when

Both loops break within 5 seconds of each other

17

In the event of an engine fire, the associated ENG FIRE switch and ENG IGN and START panel FIRE lights remain illuminated until the

Respective fire warning is no longer active

18

What occurs if the engines are running and the ENG 1 FIRE switch is released out

Engine 1 will shutdown

19

What occurs to the pneumatic system if the ENG FIRE switch is released out

Closes both the engine bleed valve and the pack flow control valve

20

Each lavatory is equipped with what type of fire detection and extinguishing equipment

An automatic waste bin extinguisher and a smoke detector

21

How is the lavatory trash bin fire extinguishing system activated

Completely automatic

22

When smoke is detected in a lavatory a chime sounds

Through all flight attendant loudspeakers