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Is the ultimate property conservation tactic

Extinguishment

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Property conservation is generally limited to

Offensive attacks

3

Is caused by the products of combustion

Primary damage

4

Results from fire-ground activities or the operation of a fire protection systems

Secondary damage

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Fire protection systems often cause

Secondary damage

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Flows from sprinkler head can vary depending on the size of the orifice opening, the type of sprinkler head, and the water pressure in the system. As figure 10-1 shows Water flows about to _______ per head

80 gpm

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Using sprinkler stops or controlling the water at the main or divisional control valve is the primary way to reduce the flow from an

Automatic sprinkler system

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Fire debris will Tend to clog floor drains; it is important to keep these drains clear.if floors do not have drains, a common way to provide one is by removing a toilet, creating a drain through the ____ opening

4 inch

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Are generally used to remove smoke during property conservation operations

Blowers and fans

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Property conservation staffing needs vary greatly. For most offensive operations at least ____ should be assigned to start property conservation activities on the floor below the fire

One crew

11

Implementing a _____ greatly assists the IC in defining necessary property conservation activity

Planning section

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Is the completion of the extinguishment priority

Overhaul

13

The use of a ____ can substantially reduce damage caused by opening walls and ceilings to locate hot spots

Thermal imaging camera TIC

14

The purpose of _______ is to ensure that the fire is completely extinguished and that the building is safe for personnel such as investigators or the property owner to reenter

Overhaul

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To keep property damage to a minimum and to ensure that the fire is completely extinguished, ______ must be accomplished in a well planned, systematic manner

Overhaul

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A good overhaul technique used to assign a fully protected crew inside as a firewatch while the building is being ventilated. This will allow other firefighters on the scene to rest, thereby reducing the potential for injuries. If it is practical, keep crews outside at least _____

15 minutes

17

Full protective clothing, including breathing apparatus, must be worn during, _______

Overhaul activities

18

Is usually the most prevalent fire gas, and low readings after a fire indicate some measure of smoke and toxic removal.

Carbon monoxide

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Improper _____ can destroy any hope of properly conducting a fire scene investigation

Overhaul

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The best practice is to remain “_____” throughout the overhaul phase of the operation

On air

21

Removing water from the floor is not only important to property conservation; it is also a

Safety issue

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is also an important property conservation tactic

Ventilation

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Once critical life safety and extinguishment positions are staffed and a tactical reserve has been established, remaining personnel can be assigned to

Property conservation