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1

What is one of the two primary classifications of rope based function?

Life safety rope
Utility rope

2

What is a defining characteristic of utility rope?

Doesn’t support weight of person

3

A rope carried by a firefighter only for self rescue from an extreme situation is called a _____________ rope?

Escape rope

4

What is the term for a rope used on extension ladder to raise a fly section?

Halyard

5

A rope should be clearly marked to indicate it’s

Type of function/ "intended uses”

6

The individual fibers of a natural fiber rope are twisted together to form a

Strands

7

The hux bar is designed primarily for?

Prying

8

Which tool is a small hydraulic spreader operated by a hand powered pump?

Rabbit tool

9

Which tool is designed specifically to cut into a lock cylinder

K tool

10

Which tool is specifically designed to open double doors equipped with panic bars?

J tool

11

A duck billed lock breaker is used to?

Open and break padlocks

12

What is one of the three types of wooden swinging doors?

Slab,ledge,panel

13

What is one of the two styles of wooden door frames?

Rabbit and stopped

14

Which method should be considered first when forcing an outward-swinging doors?

Remove hinge pins

15

What is the quickest way to force entry through a security roll up door?

Cut the door with a torch or saw, make the cut in the shape of a triangle with the point at the top

16

What is the term for the transparent part of a window?

Glazing

17

How much damage is caused by forcing the locks on double hung windows?

Extensive

18

How are joulousie windows normally opened and closed?

Small hand-wheel crank

19

Which tool can be used to unscrew a lock cylinder?

Vise grips

20

Tool failure and possibly injury could result from attempting to cut __________________ with ordinary cutting tools?

Case hardened steel

21

Which hazard should be of particular concern to firefighters who are carrying long tools?

Wires and overhead obstructions

22

Which tool is used to apply an impact force directly on another tool or object?

Striking tool

23

Which tools is part of the irons

Haligan bar and flathead axe

24

How does the rabbit tool work?

Spread door from its frame

25

What is the term for a small opening in which a prying tool can be inserted ?

Bite

26

Which tool is designed for both cutting and prying

Pry axe

27

Which type of circular saw blade is especially designed to cut through hard surfaces or wood?

Carbide tipped