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7. Which of the following statements is FALSE? A. NIMS is based on best practices collected from all levels of responders. B. NIMS integrates best practices into a comprehensive, standardized
framework. C. NIMS is applicable across the full spectrum of potential incidents, regardless of cause, size, location, or complexity. D. NIMS specifies how resources will be allocated among jurisdictions.
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User: 7. Which of the following statements is FALSE? A. NIMS is based on best practices collected from all levels of responders. B. NIMS integrates best practices into a comprehensive, standardized framework. C. NIMS is applicable across the full spectrum of potential incidents, regardless of cause, size, location, or complexity. D. NIMS specifies how resources will be allocated among jurisdictions.

Weegy: NIMS specifies how resources will be allocated among jurisdictions
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User: 8. In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: A. Generalists who are assigned to support Section Chiefs with functions such as administrative matters and documentation of incident events. B. A person assigned by a cooperating agency or nongovernmental/private organization who has been delegated authority to make decisions affecting that agency's or organization's participation in incident management activities. C. Any combination of personnel resources assembled to support a specific mission or operational need with common communications and a designated leader. D. Incident management personnel organized according to function (i.e., Operations Section Chief, Planning Section Chief, Logistics Section Chief, and Finance/Administration Section Chief) and who report directly to the Incident Commander

Weegy: In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: A. [ [ Incident management personnel organized according to function (i.e., Operations Section Chief, Planning Section Chief, Logistics Section Chief, and Finance/Administration Section Chief) and who report directly to the Incident Commander. ] ]
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User: 10. Interoperability: A. Primarily involves creating automated systems that allow for the sharing of sensitive incident information. B. Is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together. C. Requires nongovernmental and private-sector organizations to purchase standardized communication equipment. D. Involves oversight by the Federal Communications Commission for assigning emergency frequencies.

Weegy: Interoperability : Interoperability is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together.
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User: 11. Exercises should: •Include multidisciplinary, multijurisdictional incidents. •Include participation of private-sector and nongovernmental organizations. •Cover aspects of preparedness plans, including activating mutual aid and assistance agreements. '_______________________________________ A. Contain a mechanism for incorporating corrective actions. B. Have consequences for inadequate performance. C. Be repeated until performance is at an acceptable level. D. Be based on the most catastrophic scenario that could affect the community.

Weegy: d. Be based on the most catastrophic scenario that could affect the community.
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User: 12. This structure is the physical location at which the coordination of information and resources to support incident management (on-scene operations) activities normally takes place. A. Incident Command Post B. Emergency Operations Center C. Joint Command Post D. Strategic Operations Center

Weegy: this a emergency operation center
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User: 14. Select the TRUE statement: A. Frequently jurisdictions and agencies self-dispatch resources in anticipation of a need at the incident scene. B. Prior to requesting assistance through intrastate mutual aid, a State must first ask the Federal Government for resources. C. In a complex incident within a State, an Area Commander would request resources directly from DHS and FEMA. D. Typically requests for resources flow from the on-scene incident command through the local and State Emergency Operations Centers to the Federal Government.

Weegy: b. Prior to requesting assistance through intrastate mutual aid, a State must first ask the Federal Government for resources
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User: 15. Select the TRUE statement about the Incident Action Plan. A. Covers the entire incident from start to finish. B. Must be a written document that is distributed to all responders. C. Establishes the overall incident objectives, strategies, and tactics. D. Presents detailed cost accounting for all incident resources.

Weegy: B. Establishes the overall incident objectives, strategies, and tactics. TRUE statement about the Incident Action Plan.
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User: 16. Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5 (HSPD-5) requires all Federal departments and agencies to: A. Establish a panel that will evaluate activities at the State, tribal, and local levels to ensure compliance with NIMS. B. Make adoption of NIMS by State, tribal, and local organizations a condition for Federal preparedness assistance (through grants, contracts, and other activities). C. Create NIMS strike teams that can manage incident operations if a local government fails to comply with NIMS. D. Implement NIMS as the doctrine for how best to organize and manage all routine, day-to-day department/agency operations.

Weegy: Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5 requires all Federal departments to A. Implement NIMS as the doctrine for how best to organize and manage all routine, day-to-day department/agency operations
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User: 19. Which position is responsible for the direct management of all incident-related tactical activities? A. Finance/Administration Section Chief B. Logistics Section Chief C. Operations Section Chief D. Planning Section Chief

Weegy: Which position is responsible for the direct management of all incident-related tactical activities? Answer: C. [ Operations Section Chief ]
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User: 20. Who is the individual responsible for all incident activities, including the development of strategies and tactics and the ordering and release of resources? A. Incident Commander B. Operations Section Chief C. Emergency Operations Center Manager D. Agency Executive or Senior Official

Weegy: A. Incident Commander is responsible for all incident activities, including the development of strategies and tactics and the ordering and release of resources.
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