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1. Which of the following colors is used to indicate Foam fire extinguisher

a)              red and yellow band             

b)             Red and cream band

c)              red and blue band

d)              Red and black band


2. The letters A, B and C on the portable fire extinguisher represent what

a)              How much chemicals it holds

b)             The first three letters of the alphabet

c)              types of fire the extinguisher will put out


3. What do the words 'spontaneously combustion’ mean

a)             The substance is very difficult to set alight, even when it is very hot

b)             when this substance burns it burns completely and does not leave any residue or ash

c)              when the substance burns it becomes very hot

d)             the substance can catch fire by itself without an external source of heat or ignition


4. Quick closing valve can be operated from a remote location

a)              True       

b)              False


5. Which one of the listed requirements regarding abandon ship and fire drills do not correspond to present regulations

a)            On all international voyages, except short voyages, muster of passengers shall take place                 within 24 hours after embarkation

b)            On all short international voyages, muster of passengers shall take place as soon as possible

c)            Each member of the crew shall participate in at least one abandon ship drill and one fire drill                   every month

d)            A training manual shall be provided in each crew mess room and recreation room or in each                   crew cabin


6. Portable fire extinguisher is designed to put out effectively?

a.            Small fire

b.            Explosion

c.            Industrial fire

d.            Large bush fire


7. The fire signal on a ship must be a continuous blast of the whistle or electrical bell for not less than ___seconds

a)             10

b)             15

c)             20

d)             None of the above


8. Instructions for 'Preparation for welding or hot work in cargo tanks' is laid down by the Norwegian Maritime Directorate. During ongoing inspection on work

a)             At one level for at least two places in the tank

b)             At three levels at one point close to the working area

c)             At three levels for at least two places in the tank

d)             At two levels for three places in the tank


9. Fire watch should be performed during and after all hot work activities

a)              True       

b)              False


10. In accommodation the automatic sprinklers shall come into operation within the temperature range

a)           80 – 90

b)           68 - 79

c)           56 – 67

d)           48 - 55

11. The lowest temperature at which the heat from the combustion of a burning vapor is capable of producing vapor to enable combustion but not sustaining is

a)            Ignition point

b)           Flashpoint

c)            Fire point

d)            None of the above


12. In a mixture of flammable vapor and air, if there is too much vapor and not enough air to support combustion, we say the mixture is

a)           Too rich

b)           Over concentrated

c)           Too lean

d)           Saturated

13. When is it required for portable carbon dioxide fire extinguishers to be recharged?

a)           at least once each year

b)           each time the vessel dry docks

c)           when the charged weight decreased by 50%          

d)          whenever used for demo or to fight fire onboard ships


14. What is the minimum number of portable fire extinguishers that must be carried on ships of 100 GRT and above? ?

a)             3

b)             5

c)             9

d)             7


15. In tankers sufficient foam concentration shall be supplied to ensure at least_______ min of foam generation in tankers fitted with an inert gas installation

a)             10 minutes

b)             20 minutes

c)             30 minutes

d)             40 minutes


16. To operate the fire extinguisher, the acronym PASS is often used to help us remember to

a)               Pull the pin, aim at the base of the fire, squeeze the handle, and sweep at the base of                      the fire

b)               Pass by the fire, activate the fire alarm, select the proper extinguisher, shoot at the base of                       the fire

c)               Pull the alarm, alert the response team, shut down the power sources, secure the area

d)               Pass by the fire, activate the sprinkler system, seal the fire area from oxygen, stop                                     unauthorized entry

17. The best form of protection against fire is

a)               Cure

b)               Hose reel

c)               Prevention

d)               Fire extinguisher


18. Fire hoses shall have a length of at least 10m, but not more than ______in machinery space

a)           15m

c)            25 m

b)            20 m

d)            None of above


19. If a fixed foam firefighting system is not of the premix type, a sample of the foam liquid must be tested by

a)              Coast Guard inspection officer

b)              The safety man aboard the unit

c)              The designated person in charge of the unit            

d)              The manufacturer or his authorized representative


20. Below is a list of fire extinguisher types matched with surfaces on which they can be used? Which is the incorrect option

a)               Class A - Cloth, paper and rubber

b)              Class B - Plastics, polyethylene, Styrofoam's

c)              Class C - Wiring, fuse boxes, electrical equipment and computers

d)              Class D - Combustible metals such as magnesium, potassium, and sodium


21. Carbon-di-oxide (CO2) release alarm is fitted outside the engine room

a)              True

b)              False


22. Class A divisions formed by bulkheads and constructed with steel or other equipment material and suitably stiffened

a)              True

b)              False


23. A cargo hold containing cargo such as nitrates, chlorates, etc which produce oxygen under the influence of heat catches fire. How would you deal with this?

a)              With this type of material, the hatches should not be battened down. The fire can only                      be extinguished using large quantities of water

b)              Boundary cooling

c)              Close the hatches, apply boundary cooling and allow fire to use up the oxygen and                                   extinguish itself

d)              Close the hatches and use the fixed CO2 system


24. Flammability means

a)            That burns below 37.5 deg C/100 deg F

b)             any fuel that can burn

c)             Both

d)             None


25. Class A fires involve flammable liquids

a)              True

b)              False


26. CO2 portable extinguisher fitted in accommodation should have______ of liquid

a)             2.5kg

b)             3.5 kg

c)             4.5 kg

d)             5.5 kg


27. All portable, semi-portable and fixed fire extinguishing units on board ship must be tested and inspected at least once every

a)             Six weeks

b)             Six months

c)             Twelve months

 d)            Two years


28. During fire, the means of communication

a)            Messengers

b)            Telephones

c)            Walkie-Talkie

d)            All of the above


29. How do you direct a fire nozzle under full water pressure

a)             Blowing

b)             Two hoses for each vertical fire zone

c)             One hose for every second fire hydrant

d)             One hose for each 30-meter length of ship plus one spare hose for engine


30. Who has the authority to pull the fire alarm after discovering a fire on the worksite

a)               Only Mater can activate the fire alarm

b)              Anyone who has seen a fire can activate the fire alarm

c)              Only the fire safety officer activates the fire alarm

d)              Only the crew can activate the fire alarm

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