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16. In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: A. Any combination of personnel resources assembled to support a specific mission or operational need with common communications and a designated leader. 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. 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. D. Generalists who are assigned to support Section Chiefs with functions such as administrative matters and documentation of incident events.
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User: 16. In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: A. Any combination of personnel resources assembled to support a specific mission or operational need with common communications and a designated leader. 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. 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. D. Generalists who are assigned to support Section Chiefs with functions such as administrative matters and documentation of incident events.

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: 17. Interoperability: A. Requires nongovernmental and private-sector organizations to purchase standardized communication equipment. B. Is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together. C. Involves oversight by the Federal Communications Commission for assigning emergency frequencies. D. Primarily involves creating automated systems that allow for the sharing of sensitive incident information.

Weegy: b. Is the ability of emergency management/response personnel to interact and work well together.
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User: 18. 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. Be repeated until performance is at an acceptable level. B. Have consequences for inadequate performance. C. Be based on the most catastrophic scenario that could affect the community. D. Contain a mechanism for incorporating corrective actions.

Weegy: a. Contain a mechanism for incorporating corrective actions.
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User: 19. To better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, EXCEPT FOR: A. Understand laws and regulations in their jurisdictions that pertain to emergency management and incident response. B. Provide guidance to their jurisdictions, departments, and/or agencies, with clearly stated policies for NIMS implementation. C. Assume the role of incident commander for all incidents and direct the on-scene technical operations from the Emergency Operations Center. D. Help to establish relationships (including mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements) with other jurisdictions and, as appropriate, with nongovernmental organizations and the private sector.

Weegy: To better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, EXCEPT FOR d. Assume the role of incident commander for all incidents and direct the on-scene technical operations from the Emergency Operations Center.
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User: 20. Which entity provides a structure for developing and delivering incident-related coordinated messages by developing, recommending, and executing public information plans and strategies? A. Joint Information Operation B. Joint Information System C. Joint Information Center D. Joint Information Base

Weegy: b. Joint Information System (We hope weegy was able to help you today! Have a great one! :)
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User: 13. Unified Command: A. Requires that employees report to several different Incident Commanders, each representing each jurisdiction. B. Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies. C. Obligates all responsible agencies to pool their resources without consideration to the terms of mutual aid and assistance agreements. D. Assigns a single Incident Commander to assume unity of command and make decisions for all jurisdictions.

Weegy: Unified Command: B. Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies.
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