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Early collapse is _____ a primary consideration at TRADITIONAL PD fires

Not

1

In TRADITIONAL PD's _____ hour is the amount of time before collapse is estimated to occur

1 Hour

2

In TRADITIONAL PD's when there is NO ceiling to protect structural components, ______ minutes is the amount of time before collapse is estimated to occur

20 minutes

3

When the fire extends to the structural components in PD's constructed with LIGHTWEIGHT materials, collapse may occur suddenly, with little or no warning signs within

5-10 minutes

4

In building construction the critical areas subject to failure as a result of fire is the

Point of connection

5

An area in a building that is unsupported by columns with spans greater than _____ feet is generally an indication that lightweight construction is present

25 feet