Identify various building construction types
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Identify various building construction types.
Describe materials used as it relates to the type of construction.
Discuss features of fire protection, and their minimum requirements to meet fire code in building construction in the USA.
Explain various fire protection systems available and their uses in building construction in the UK. The paper must consist of a minimum of four to five pages that includes the following topics:
-Research types of building construction in the UK. Select one of the construction types, and explain construction features used that allow the building to withstand the hazards of fires. Compare the building construction type in the UK, and compare the construction and durability under fire conditions to a similar U.S. building construction type.
-Detail the fire protection systems commonly used in the building construction of the UK and how are they similar or different from those systems used in the U.S.?
-In the UK, what construction techniques and/or fire protection systems are incorporated into your chosen building type that assists firefighters in extinguishment, location, and isolation of fires within the building?
Make 1 inch margins on the top, bottom, and sides
The first word in every paragraph should be indented one half inch
Indent set-off quotations one inch from the left margin
Use any type of font that is easy to read, such as Times New Roman. Make sure that italics look different from the regular typeface.
Use 12 point size
Double space the entire research paper, even the works cited page
Leave one space after periods and other punctuation marks, unless your instructor tells you to leave two spaces