Brannigan’s Building Construction for the Fire Service, 6th Edition

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Chapter 1: Introduction - 25 questions

Chapter 2: Concepts of Construction - 224 questions

Chapter 3: Methods and Materials of Construction, Renovation, and Demolition - 91 questions

Chapter 4: Building and Fire Codes - 48 questions

Chapter 5: Fire Behavior and Building Construction - 65 questions

Chapter 6: Features of Fire Protection - 97 questions

Chapter 7: Non-Fire Building Systems - 44 questions

Chapter 8: Wood Frame Construction - 43 questions

Chapter 9: Heavy Timber Construction - 19 questions

Chapter 10: Ordinary Construction - 67 questions

Chapter 11: Noncombustible Construction - 57 questions

Chapter 12: Fire-Resistive Construction - 58 questions

Chapter 13: Firefighting Concerns of Green Construction - 23 questions

Chapter 14: Specific Occupancy-Related Construction Hazards - 130 questions

Chapter 15: Collapse - 29 questions

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Brannigan’s Building Construction for the Fire Service, 6th Edition


Brannigan’s 6th Edition of Building Construction for the Fire Service features a new chapter titled Non-Fire Building Systems that covers the topics of electrical systems, HVAC, plumbing, conveyances, and refrigeration systems. Otherwise the chapters are the same as the 5th Edition of the book. The new chapter (Chapter 7) is about the only obvious difference between the last two editions of Brannigan’s Building Construction for the Fire Service. The case studies at the beginning of each chapter and the wrap up sections at the end of each chapter appear to be mostly the same between the last two editions. Even the questions in both of those sections appear to be identical. There even appears to be many of the same photos used throughout the new edition. The new 6th Edition does maintain a similar length to the previous version with roughly 450 pages, but the book is physically bigger with new dimensions. The two appendices remained the same and it also includes a glossary of terms. The co-author Glenn Corbett provides a new preface from 2019 for this 6th Edition of the book.

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