A suspended "cloud" ceiling is within a room at 14-feet above finished floor. The suspended ceiling does not connect to the surrounding walls of the room. The ceiling is 8-ft x 8-ft and has an opening that is 4-sqft in total with a width of 6-inches. The maximum area (per sprinkler) for protection beneath a cloud ceiling where protection is allowed to be omitted above is:
a. 150 sqft.
b. 175 sqft.
c. 225 sqft.
d. not permitted.
Solution | Posted 08/06/20
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