8th Grade Ch. 2 Sec. 4 Fire & Fire Safety

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<ul><li>1.Sec. 4Fire &amp; Fire Safety</li></ul> <p>2. combustion </p> <ul><li>rapid reaction between oxygen &amp; fuel </li></ul> <p>http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/fireworks/fire.html# 3. 4. fuel </p> <ul><li>material that releases energy when it burns </li></ul> <ul><li><ul><li>ex. oil, gasoline, paper </li></ul></li></ul> <p>5. Fire triangle 3 things necessary to start &amp; maintain a fire 1. fuel 2. oxygen 3. heat 6. 7. Way to control a fire </p> <ul><li><ul><li>remove 1 part of fire triangle </li></ul></li></ul> <ul><li><ul><li>water removes 2 parts</li></ul></li></ul> <ul><li><ul><li>(covers fuel &amp; cools heat) </li></ul></li></ul> <p>8. FIRE TRIANGLE 9. Home fire safety </p> <ul><li>Common sources of home fires </li></ul> <ul><li>Kitchen fires during cooking </li></ul> <ul><li>Carelessness w/ cigarettes-causes most fire deaths </li></ul> <p>10. Fighting home fires 11. 1. Use baking soda on stove fires 12. 2. Use fire extinguisher small fires 13. When fire gets out of control-get away from the fire &amp;call fire dept. 14. best form of fire safety = </p> <ul><li>fire prevention </li></ul> <p>fire safety tips </p>