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

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

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

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