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Quiz Questions

1.What does NFPA stand for?
National Fire Protection Association
National Fire Protection Association
National Fire Protection Association
None of the above
2. A shed is a roofed structure without complete side or end walls and with or without sprinklers or alarm systems.
True
False
3.Arrangement of the facility on the site and internal arrangement of the operating systems shall be evaluated to increase areas of conflicting traffic.
True
False
4.Several alternative systems may be feasible to satisfy a given storage requirement. Each alternative under consideration must be considered in terms of its full life-cycle total funding implications regardless of funding source, as well as its benefits.
True
False
5.Technical review and approval of functional plans and specifications prior to and at the __________________ design stage by the Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Navy Warehouse Utilization Program is required in consonance with Storage and Warehousing Facilities and Services.
35 percent
50 percent
6.What does figure 4 illustrate about?
(Refer Pg 17)
Facility Design Process Flowchart
Computer Design Aid
7.Platforms for rail service shall extend the full length of the building and be ________________ wide.
15 feet
20 feet
8.Door seals provide lesser sealing efficiency than dock shelters but require a structural wall capable of resisting compressive forces.
True
False
9.Economy and local availability of materials shall be a major factor in building design and selection of construction materials.
True
False
10.Selection of a structural frame system other than steel must show careful study of the advantages and disadvantages of alternative systems, as well as the reasons for using the system considered most suitable.
True
False
11.What are the factors considered to Investigate during selection of the structural system?
Availability of materials
Speed of erection
Local labor and construction practices
Quality of local materials
All of the above
12._________________ shall be used to minimize potentially unusable space caused by the roof rise associated with sloped roofs.
Flat roofs
Slope roofs
13._________________ construction will vary depending upon use, finish, and required fire and corrosion resistance.
Interior wall
Exterior wall
14.Building location on the site shall permit easy access by emergency vehicles. Orderly flow of people and equipment is essential to the conduct of a safe operation.
True
False
15.For floors, concrete 28-day compressive strength shall be a minimum of ______________ pounds per square inch (PSI).
3,500
4000
16.All storage structures shall be designed to comply with the applicable sections of the fire safety codes governing the activity.
True
False
17.What does HVAC stand for?
Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
Heating, Variety and Air Conditioning
Heavy, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
None of the above
18.Heavy materials warehouses are facilities designed for the storage and handling of loads which exceed the average size and weight of Navy standard pallets.
True
False
19.__________________ are those chemicals that will decompose readily under certain conditions to yield oxygen.
Oxidizing materials
Carbon chloride materials
20.Dikes should not be used for containment of spills for commodities stored or handled outside of buildings.
True
False