(a) What substances are used to extinguish fire?

(b) What should we use to extinguish fire in case of electric short circuit?

(c) What cannot be used to control fire due to oils?

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

Expert Answer:

(a) Water, sand or soil and fire extinguishers are the substances used to extinguish fire.

(b) Sand or soil should be used to extinguish fire in case of electric short circuit.

(c) Water and soda-acid fire extinguishers cannot be used to control fire due to oils.

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