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Daily Quiz (9)

True or False: Jet fire tests are used to determine the heat-insulating capabilities of intumescent coatings in hydrocarbon fires.

True or False: Passive fire protection materials are sometimes evaluated in a jet fire test.

What organization publishes the “Rapid Rise Fire Tests of Protection Materials for Structural Steel”?

True or false: Passive fire protection materials are sometimes evaluated in a jet fire test.

True or false: In the International Building Code, air and vapor barriers are not required to pass NFPA 285 fire test of wall assemblies containing combustible materials.

True or false: Some fire-resistant, intumescent coatings are used on wood substrates.

True or false: SSPC published a surface preparation standard, now discontinued, describing flame cleaning of steel.

What is the name of the test that provides a method of determining the flammability characteristics of exterior, non-load-bearing wall assemblies/panels?

Why are fireproofing materials such as intumescent or cementitious coatings used on structural steel in buildings?


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