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1

Recommended Isolation distance for a BLEVE is?

2500'

2

A W with a line through it as referenced in the NFPA classification for "Special Hazard" category within the 704 diamond indicates?

Use no water

3

Federal requires all spills of Hazardous substance be immediately reported to?

United States Coast Guard

4

Most ESSENTIAL element of successful wildland firefighting is _ and _ leadership?

Competent and Confident

5

Escape time and safety zone size requirements will change as _ changes?

Fire Behavior

6

Green guide section?
Grey guide section?
Yellow guide section?

Operational Engagement
Specific Hazards
All Hazard Response

7

Blue guide section?
White guide section?
Red/Pink guide section?

Aviation
Other reference
Emergency Med.Care

8

All leaders have the responsibility to provide complete briefings and ensure their subordinates have a clear understanding of their intent for the assignment which includes?

Task
Purpose
End state

9

Risk management process used for evaluating decisions based on HAZARDS at a Wildland fire include what thought process? "SHED"

Situational Awareness
Hazard Control
Evauluations
Decision Point

10

Major common denominators of fire behavior on fatal fires are?

Relatively small fires
Relatively light fuels
Unexpected shift in Wind direction and speed
Fire responds to topographic conditions

11

During burning period of a Wildland incident, the alignment of _ and _ should always be a trigger point to re-evaluate tactics?

Topography and Wind

12

When an individual feels an assignment is unsafe, the must also identify to the degree possible?

A safe Alternative for completing the assignment

13

Good operational leader will do?

Take charge
Demonstrate initiative
Motivate FF
Communications

14

Safety Zones, Separation distance between FF and the flames should be at least _ times the maximum continuous flame height?

4 times

15

When an individual informs their supervisor that they are turning down an assignment, the supervisor notifies the Safety officer immediately, if there is no Safety officer notify _ or _?

Appropriate Section Chief or IC

16

Safety Zones calculations for separation distance between flames and FF is based on?

Radiant Heat

17

Briefing checklist "back of IRPG" includes?

Situation
Mission/Execution
Communications
Service/Support
Risk Management

18

Media interviews should be concise and simple and last between _ seconds?

10-20 secs

19

DIrect attack must be abandoned within _ ft of transmission lines?

100'

20

Always maintain _ ft distance from transmission lines?

35'

21

Flame length identifies that fires with flame lengths of less than _ ft can generally be attacked at the head or flanks FF using hand tools and a hand line should hold the fire?

Less than 4'

22

The first consideration of line location is?

FF safety

23

When working around heavy equipment, stay at least _ ft in front and _ ft behind the equipment?

100 from front
50 from behind

24

Last resort survival includes fining a survivable area, if utilizing a body of water, it should be more than _ ft deep?

More than 2 feet deep

25

A Turn down is situation where an individual has determined they cannot undertake an assignment as given & can not negotiate an alternative solution.
A "turn down" of an assignment must be based on?

Assessment of risk and ability of the individual or organization

26

Leadership MEANS_, _, and _ for Willand FF working to accomplish difficult task under stress?

Purpose
Direction
Motivation

27

All FF have 5 communication responsiblities?

Brief others
Debrief your actions
Communicate hazards to others
Acknowledge messages
Ask if you don't know

28

Operational Engagement includes?

Identify Hazards
Hazard assessment
Develop control and make Risk Decision
Implement Controls
Supervise and Evaluate

29

Keep _ gallons of water in reserve tank?

100 gallons

30

If supervisor asks another resource to perform the assignment, "Turned Down" they are responsible to inform the new resource that____?

The assignment was turned down and the reason why it was turned down