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Ch 12: Fire & Explosion Investigations

About This Chapter

Strengthen your comprehension of fire and explosion investigations with help from this chapter's entertaining lessons, mini quizzes and practice exam. These learning and study tools make it easy to prepare for a test, work on an assignment or complete a project.

Fire & Explosion Investigations - Chapter Summary

This self-paced chapter is filled with engaging lessons you can study to boost your knowledge of fire and explosion investigations. Our instructors can help you gain greater insight into topics like arson, heat transfer and explosive site investigations. The lessons in this chapter are accessible 24/7 and can be viewed using any smartphone, tablet or computer. Paired with the lessons are short quizzes designed to gauge your knowledge of their contents. Our practice exam offers a comprehensive review of fire and explosion investigations. Once you've completed this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Describe conduction, convection and other mechanisms of heat transfer
  • Define arson and discuss types and reasons people commit this crime
  • Explain the roles and techniques of an arson investigation
  • List and describe signs of accelerant-initiated fires
  • Identify four types of explosives and discuss analysis techniques used at explosive sites

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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