NIMS/700

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Ensuring the uninterrupted flow of information describes which key communications and information systems principle?
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Resilience and Redundancy
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Which type of ICS facility is used to temporarily position and account for personnel, supplies, and equipment awaiting assignment?
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Staging Area
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Which NIMS structure makes cooperative multi-agency decisions?
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MAC Groups
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Each ICS General Staff is led by a_________________ who reports directly to the incident Commander or Unified Command
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Section Chief
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The Jurisdiction receiving mutual aid can _______ resources if they do not meet its needs.
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Deline
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In NIMS, when do managers plan and prepare for the demobilization process?
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At the same time they begin mobilizing resources.
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Emergency Management Assistance Compact(EMAC)is a state-to-state system for sharing resources during an emergency or disaster.
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True
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Which NIMS Management Characteristic follow established processes forgathering, analyzing ,assessing, sharing and managing data?
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Information and Intelligence Management
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ICS provides a standardized approach to the command, control, and coordination of____________ emergency personnel.
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On-scene
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In NIMS, resource inventory refers to preparedness activities conducted___________(of) incident response.
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outside
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Which NIMS command and Coordination structures are offsite locations where staff from multiple agencies come together?
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Emergency Operations Centers (EOC'S)
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Which NIMS Management Characteristic includes maintaining accurate and up-to-date inventories of personnel, equipment, teams,and supplies?
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Comprehensive Resource Management
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Which resource management task determines the type, quantity, receiving location, and users of resources?
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Identify Requirements
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Which resource management activities and verifies that personnel are qualified for a particular position?
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Credentialing
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Which resource management task deploys or activates personnel and resources?
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Mobilize
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Which resource management activities establishes common definitions for capabilities of personnel, equipment, teams, supplies, and facilities?
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Qualifying, certifying, and credentialing personnel
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Which resource management task establishes and maintains the readiness of resources and ensures providers are paid in a timely manner?
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Reimburse and Restock
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Which resource management task includes activating local resource requirements, if available?
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Order and Acquire
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Which resource management task enables resource coordination throughout the incident?
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Track and Report
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Which ICS structure enables jurisdictions to jointly manage and direct incident activities with single action plan?
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Unified Command
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Regarding resource typing, which of the following characteristics are typically used to categorize resources?
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Capability
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When an incident occurs or threatens, local emergency personnel manage using NIMS principles and ICS. if the incident is or becomes large or complex, ________.
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local EOCs activate
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the ________ is the central location that houses Joint Information System (JIS) operations and where public information staff preform public affairs functions
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Joint Information Center (JIC)
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in NIMS, resource inventory refers to preparedness activities conducted outside of incident response
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TRUE
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one EOC function is to provide coordinated support to incident command, on-scene personnel and other EOC's, if needed.
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TRUE
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Which of the following is an EOC function
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All of the above
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which NIMS Management Characteristic includes developing and issuing assignments, plans, procedures, and protocols to accomplish tasks.
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Management by Objective
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which organization should be involved in communications planning?
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All stakeholders
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Which NIMS Management Characteristic helps to estimate confusion caused by conflicting instructions
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Chain of Command and Unity of Command
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which EOC configuration aligns with the on-scene incident organization
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ICS or ISC- like EOC structure
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establishing mutual aid agreements to obtain resources from neighboring jurisdictions is ab example of which resource management activity
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Planning for Resources
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the incident Action Plan is prepared by General Staff from which section
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Planning
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NIMS Components are adaptable to planned events such as sporting events
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true
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Which NIMS guiding principle supports interoperability among multiple organizations
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Standardization
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EOC's can be fixed locations, temporary facilities, or virtual structure with staff participating remotely
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true
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which Command Staff member serves as the incident command's point of contact for organization not included in the Incident Command or Unified Command
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Liaison Officer
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the MAC Group does no replace the primary functions of EOCs or other dispatch organizations
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true
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'access to sensitive or restricted information is controlled' describes which of the key communications and information systems principles
answer
security
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which NIMS Management Characteristic includes documents that record and communicate incident objectives, tactics, and assignments for operations and support
answer
Incident action Planning
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using social media to support activities such as producing maps and incident visualizations is an example of which communication standard
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Technology Use and Procedures
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which NIMS Management Characteristic involves using standardized names and definitions for major organizational functions and units
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Common Technology
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which NIMS structure develops, recommends, and executes public information plans and strategies
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Joint Information System (JIS)
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full activation of an EOC can include personnel from assisting agencies
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TRUE
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Which NIMS Management Characteristic refers to the number of subordinates that directly report to a supervisor
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Manageable Span of Control
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incident Reports, such as Situation Reports and Status Reports enhance situational awareness and ensure that personnel can access needed information
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true
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which communications management practice includes specifying all of the communications systems and platforms that parties will use to share information
answer
Agreements
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the three NIMS guiding principles are
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Flexibility, standardization, unity of effort
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use the communications and information systems that are familiar to users is part of which key principle
answer
Reliability, Scalability and portability
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incident information is used across ICS, EOC and MAC groups and JIS to aid in planning determine incident costs and identify safety issues
answer
true
question
which major NIMS Component describes recommended organizational structures for incident management at the operational support levels
answer
Command and Coordination
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which EOC configuration allows personnel to function in the EOC with minima preparation to startup time
answer
Departmental Structure
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when only certain EOC team members or organizations are activated to monitor a credible treat, which activation level have been implemented
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level 2- Enhanced Steady-State
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NIMS is applicable to all stakeholders with incident related responsibilities
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true
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the ________________ are incident management personnel that the incident Commander or Unified Command assign to directly support the command function
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Command staff
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which NIMS Management Characteristic allows units from diverse agencies to connect, share information, and achieve situational awareness
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Integrated Communications
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which of the following correctly describe NIMS
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A systematic approach to incident management
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The need for____________ can complicate information sharing among emergency personnel
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Confidentiality
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question
Ensuring the uninterrupted flow of information describes which key communications and information systems principle?
answer
Resilience and Redundancy
question
Which type of ICS facility is used to temporarily position and account for personnel, supplies, and equipment awaiting assignment?
answer
Staging Area
question
Which NIMS structure makes cooperative multi-agency decisions?
answer
MAC Groups
question
Each ICS General Staff is led by a_________________ who reports directly to the incident Commander or Unified Command
answer
Section Chief
question
The Jurisdiction receiving mutual aid can _______ resources if they do not meet its needs.
answer
Deline
question
In NIMS, when do managers plan and prepare for the demobilization process?
answer
At the same time they begin mobilizing resources.
question
Emergency Management Assistance Compact(EMAC)is a state-to-state system for sharing resources during an emergency or disaster.
answer
True
question
Which NIMS Management Characteristic follow established processes forgathering, analyzing ,assessing, sharing and managing data?
answer
Information and Intelligence Management
question
ICS provides a standardized approach to the command, control, and coordination of____________ emergency personnel.
answer
On-scene
question
In NIMS, resource inventory refers to preparedness activities conducted___________(of) incident response.
answer
outside
question
Which NIMS command and Coordination structures are offsite locations where staff from multiple agencies come together?
answer
Emergency Operations Centers (EOC'S)
question
Which NIMS Management Characteristic includes maintaining accurate and up-to-date inventories of personnel, equipment, teams,and supplies?
answer
Comprehensive Resource Management
question
Which resource management task determines the type, quantity, receiving location, and users of resources?
answer
Identify Requirements
question
Which resource management activities and verifies that personnel are qualified for a particular position?
answer
Credentialing
question
Which resource management task deploys or activates personnel and resources?
answer
Mobilize
question
Which resource management activities establishes common definitions for capabilities of personnel, equipment, teams, supplies, and facilities?
answer
Qualifying, certifying, and credentialing personnel
question
Which resource management task establishes and maintains the readiness of resources and ensures providers are paid in a timely manner?
answer
Reimburse and Restock
question
Which resource management task includes activating local resource requirements, if available?
answer
Order and Acquire
question
Which resource management task enables resource coordination throughout the incident?
answer
Track and Report
question
Which ICS structure enables jurisdictions to jointly manage and direct incident activities with single action plan?
answer
Unified Command
question
Regarding resource typing, which of the following characteristics are typically used to categorize resources?
answer
Capability
question
When an incident occurs or threatens, local emergency personnel manage using NIMS principles and ICS. if the incident is or becomes large or complex, ________.
answer
local EOCs activate
question
the ________ is the central location that houses Joint Information System (JIS) operations and where public information staff preform public affairs functions
answer
Joint Information Center (JIC)
question
in NIMS, resource inventory refers to preparedness activities conducted outside of incident response
answer
TRUE
question
one EOC function is to provide coordinated support to incident command, on-scene personnel and other EOC's, if needed.
answer
TRUE
question
Which of the following is an EOC function
answer
All of the above
question
which NIMS Management Characteristic includes developing and issuing assignments, plans, procedures, and protocols to accomplish tasks.
answer
Management by Objective
question
which organization should be involved in communications planning?
answer
All stakeholders
question
Which NIMS Management Characteristic helps to estimate confusion caused by conflicting instructions
answer
Chain of Command and Unity of Command
question
which EOC configuration aligns with the on-scene incident organization
answer
ICS or ISC- like EOC structure
question
establishing mutual aid agreements to obtain resources from neighboring jurisdictions is ab example of which resource management activity
answer
Planning for Resources
question
the incident Action Plan is prepared by General Staff from which section
answer
Planning
question
NIMS Components are adaptable to planned events such as sporting events
answer
true
question
Which NIMS guiding principle supports interoperability among multiple organizations
answer
Standardization
question
EOC's can be fixed locations, temporary facilities, or virtual structure with staff participating remotely
answer
true
question
which Command Staff member serves as the incident command's point of contact for organization not included in the Incident Command or Unified Command
answer
Liaison Officer
question
the MAC Group does no replace the primary functions of EOCs or other dispatch organizations
answer
true
question
'access to sensitive or restricted information is controlled' describes which of the key communications and information systems principles
answer
security
question
which NIMS Management Characteristic includes documents that record and communicate incident objectives, tactics, and assignments for operations and support
answer
Incident action Planning
question
using social media to support activities such as producing maps and incident visualizations is an example of which communication standard
answer
Technology Use and Procedures
question
which NIMS Management Characteristic involves using standardized names and definitions for major organizational functions and units
answer
Common Technology
question
which NIMS structure develops, recommends, and executes public information plans and strategies
answer
Joint Information System (JIS)
question
full activation of an EOC can include personnel from assisting agencies
answer
TRUE
question
Which NIMS Management Characteristic refers to the number of subordinates that directly report to a supervisor
answer
Manageable Span of Control
question
incident Reports, such as Situation Reports and Status Reports enhance situational awareness and ensure that personnel can access needed information
answer
true
question
which communications management practice includes specifying all of the communications systems and platforms that parties will use to share information
answer
Agreements
question
the three NIMS guiding principles are
answer
Flexibility, standardization, unity of effort
question
use the communications and information systems that are familiar to users is part of which key principle
answer
Reliability, Scalability and portability
question
incident information is used across ICS, EOC and MAC groups and JIS to aid in planning determine incident costs and identify safety issues
answer
true
question
which major NIMS Component describes recommended organizational structures for incident management at the operational support levels
answer
Command and Coordination
question
which EOC configuration allows personnel to function in the EOC with minima preparation to startup time
answer
Departmental Structure
question
when only certain EOC team members or organizations are activated to monitor a credible treat, which activation level have been implemented
answer
level 2- Enhanced Steady-State
question
NIMS is applicable to all stakeholders with incident related responsibilities
answer
true
question
the ________________ are incident management personnel that the incident Commander or Unified Command assign to directly support the command function
answer
Command staff
question
which NIMS Management Characteristic allows units from diverse agencies to connect, share information, and achieve situational awareness
answer
Integrated Communications
question
which of the following correctly describe NIMS
answer
A systematic approach to incident management
question
The need for____________ can complicate information sharing among emergency personnel
answer
Confidentiality