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FIR:102Fire Characteristics3

Characteristics and behavior of fire found in ordinary materials and special materials such as oils and other combustible chemicals. A review of basic chemistry with emphasis on combustion and internal combustion. Hazards of liquids and gases, special techniques in regard to oxygen supplies. Prerequisites: CHM 114 and Reading Proficiency.