# PRAC CODES Flashcards

1
Q

What is the Occupant load factor for an assembly space with tables and chairs, like a conference room?

A

15 sf per occupant

2
Q

What is the Occupant load factor for an assembly space with non-fixed chairs only?

A

7 sf per occupant

3
Q

What is the occupant load factor for an assembly space with standing space?

A

5 sf per occupant

4
Q

A

150 sf per occupant

5
Q

What is the occupant load factor for an exercise space?

A

50 sf per occupant

6
Q

What is the occupant load factor for a mercantile space?

A

60 sf per occupant

7
Q

How many exits per story are required with an occupant load of 1-500?

A

2 exits required

8
Q

How many exits per story are required with an occupant load of 500-1000?

A

3 exits required

9
Q

How many exits per story are required with an occupant load of >1000?

A

4 exits required

10
Q

What does the occupant load need to exceed to require 2 exits from a space?

A

49

11
Q

What is the maximum travel distance for a non-sprinklered and sprinklered Assembly, or Mercantile space?

A

200’ non sprinklered
250’ sprinklered

12
Q

What is the maximum travel distance for a non-sprinklered and sprinklered Business space?

A

200’ non-sprinklered
300’ sprinklered

13
Q

Where are guards required? How high do they need to be?

A

at openings, landings, ramps and balconies that are more than 30” A.F.F.

required to be 42” A.F.F.

14
Q

Electrical outlets should be how far A.F.F. unless otherwise noted?

A

18”

15
Q

All electrical outlets located within ____” of a water source must be GFI

A

36”

16
Q

What to think about for electrical outlets at residential kitchen?

A
1. Each appliance needs an outlet (240V outlet for stove/oven, and GFI outlet for dishwasher)
2. Stove or heating appliance needs 240V outlet
3. Dishwasher needs GFI outlet
4. include convenience outlet on either side of sink at 42” AFF
5. outlets within 36” of water need to be GFI
17
Q

Where to look in the code for required separation of occupancies?

A

Table 508.4

18
Q

Is separation needed for accessory occupancies or incidental use spaces?

A

Only incidental use spaces require separation

exceptions: Group H, dwelling/sleeping unit demising walls