(a) Name different types of fire extinguishers.

(b) Why is blanket used to wrap around a person who has caught fire?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

(a) Soda-acid fire extinguishers

Hydrocarbon fire extinguishers

(b) Blanket is used to wrap around a person who has caught fire in order to put off the fire. When the person who has caught fire is covered with blanket then it cuts off the supply of air to burning surface. This puts the fire off.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM