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NFPA 1021
STANDARD FOR FIRE OFFICER PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
NFPA 1001
FIRE FIGHTER PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
NFPA 1041
FIRE INSTUCTIOR PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
FIRE OFFICER II CAN BE DIVIDED INTO THESE THREE GROUPS?
1. ADMINISTRATIVE
2. NONEMERGENCY
3. EMERGENCY ACTIVITIES
ACCORDING NFPA THERE ARE APPROXIMATELY HOW MANY FIREFIGHTERS?
1.1 MILLION
3 OUT OF 4 FIRE FIGHTERS WORK IN COMMUNITIES WITH POPULATIONS OF?
25,000 OR MORE
MORE THAN HALF OF THE VOLUNTEER FIRE FIGHTERS WORK IN FIRE DEPARTMENTS THAT PROTECT SMALL, RURAL COMMUNITIES WITH POPULATIONS OF?
2,500 OR LESS
THERE ARE APPROXIMATELY HOW MANY FIRE DEPARTMENTS IN THE US?
30,000
PROBABLY THE FIRST FIRE DEPARTMENT WAS CREATED BY CEASAR IN 24 BC CALLED WHAT?
FAMILIA PUBLICA

COMPOSED OF ABOUT 600 SLAVES.
NERO ESTABLISHED THIS CORPS CALLED THE WHAT?
CORPS OF VIGILIES

7000 FREE MEN
THIS LEADER ESTABLISHED THE CORPS OF VIGILES THAT ADOPTED THE FORMAL RANK STRUCTURE OF THE ROMAN MILITARY?
NERO
THE FIRST FIRE REGULATIONS IN NORTH AMERICA WAS ESTABLISHED BY WHAT DEPARTMENT?
BOSTON

IN 1630(BANNED WOOD CHIMNEYS AND THATCHED ROOFS)
IN 1647 THIS GOVERNOR REQUIRED CHIMNEYS BE SWEPT OUT REGULARLY?
PETER STUYVESANT
THE FIRST ORGANIZED VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY WAS ESTABLISHED IN PHILADELPHIA IN 1735 BY WHO?
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
THE FIRST FIRE ENGINES FROM ENGLAND WAS IMPORTED BY WHO?
GEORG WASHINGTON

DONATED TO ALEXANDRIA FIRE DEPARTMENT IN 1765.
THE GREAT CHICAGO FIRE BURNED FOR HOW MANY DAYS?
THREE DAYS KILLING 300 PEOPLE.
AT THE SAME TIME AS THE CHICAGO FIRE, ANOTHER MAJOR FIRE WAS RAGING JUST 262 MILES NORTH. WHERE?
PESHTIGO WISCONSIN
HOW MANY PEOPLE DIED IN THE PESHTIGO WISCONSIN FIRE?
2,200 PEOPLE
THIS PERSON DEVELOPED THE FIRST PUMPER IN LONDON?
RICHARD NEWSHAM
THIS PERSON DEVELOPED THE FIRST FIRE HYDRANT?
GEORGE SMITH IN 1817
THE INTRODUCTION OF PUBLIC CALL BOXES WAS IN WHAT CITY?
WASHINGTON D.C.
THE FIRST BUILDING CODES WERE DEVELOPED WHERE IN THE WORLD?
EGYPT
IN 1678 BOSTON REQUIRED THIS TYPE OF ROOF COVERINGS?
TYLE OF SLATE.
THE FIRST FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY IN AMERICA WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1736 WHERE?
CHARLESTON, NC
THIS IS A SPECIAL POLITICAL SUBDIVISION THAT CAN BE ESTABLISHED BY A STATE OR A COUNTY, WITH THE SINGLE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING FIRE PROTHECTION WITHIN A DEFINED GEOGRAPHIC AREA?
FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT
THE FOUR FUNCTIONS OF MANAGEMENT WERE ORIGINALLY IDENTIFIED BY WHO?
HENRI FAYOL
WHAT ARE THE FOUR FUNCTIONS OF MANAGEMENT IDENTIFIED BY HENRI FAYOL?
1.PLANNING
2.ORGANIZING
3.LEADING
4.CONTROLLING
THIS MEANS RESTRAINING, REGULATING, GOVERNING, COUNTERACTING OR OVERPOWERING, IN RELATION TO FUNCIONS OF MANAGEMENT?
CONTROLLING
THE BASIS ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE OF THE FIRE DEPARTMENT HAS REMAINED UNCHANGED FRO THE PAST?
300 YEARS
ETHICAL CHOICES ARE BASED ON WHAT?
VALUE SYSTEM
THE KEY TO IMPROVING ETHICAL CHOICES IS TO HAVE A CLEAR WHAT?
ORGANIZATIONAL VALUES.