Allowable Area Table 506.2 Clarification



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    David Kaplan

    ^^^Emmanuel - I had to do ALL of these calculations on my exam.  Everyone's test is different. 


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    Herman Nadal

    Might be too late for your exam, but to answer the original question, for IBC 2015 the numbers in table 506.2 are factors that are plugged into the appropriate equation for your building. So they're per story (in a way). Once you plug them into the equations you get the total building area.  

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    Cristina Martin

    Thank you for your responses.  Herman, that helps answer my question, I appreciate it.

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