Welcome to another round of Questions of The Week!
Questions of the week:**
Introduction and requirements:
A member of the Award Committee will post a question, at a random day/time.
A competing member may make one post per question thread to answer the question and the member’s winning entry must have all parts of the question answered completely in that one post. Editing your one answer post allowed will result in disqualification.**
Winnings will be limited to no more than 3 times in a given year,** the objective is to allow as many Members a chance to win as possible.
Any disregard to the above and divulging the correct answers
or giving hints/references will cause a disqualification.
So please refrain from participating if you have already won in the maximum for the Year.
First correct answer (as judged by the Awards Committee or Poster of the Question) wins.
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Good luck inspectors!**
In apartments, condos and townhomes fire-resistance-rated wall assemblies are allowed to have a**
a. 1’ cantilever
b. 2’ cantilever
c. 3’ cantilever
d. All of the above
e. No cantilever
2. In a garage to home common wall the fire-resistance-rated wall assembly shall be fitted to a tightness of **
3. Intumescent Firestop Collars are not allowed to be placed on **
c. Both PVC and ABS
e. Intumescent Firestop Collars are allowed on PVC and ABS
f. Paul made this up to be a trick question and there is no right answer
4. A door from the garage to the homes interior should have a (Can have 2 or more answers)**
a. 1 3/8” minimum solid wood/ wood product core
b. 1 3/8” solid or honeycombed steel
c. 1 ¼” Gypsum filled cavity between steel veneers
d. A 30 minute rating from the American Fenestration Council
e. All of the above
Bonus question for a bag of Silvertree coffee:
Who lives in a Crazy World of Fire?**