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US&R Orientation Quiz

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    1. The National US&R Response System became operational in what year?
                A. 1989
                B. 1990
                C. 1991
 

    2. The National US&R Response System is composed of how many task forces?
                A. 20
                B. 27
                C. 28
 

    3. Which response authority, mobilized by the NRCC, manages, coordinates, and supervises US&R Operations?
                A. ESF-9
                B. IST
                C. ICS
 

    4. US&R ISTs, task forces, and technical specialists make up the National US&R Response System. These elements operate under the __________.
                A. Incident Command System
                B. National Response Plan
                C. National Incident Management System
 

    5. What are the five components? Click on the correct answer below.
                A. Command, Operations/Planning, Medical, Logistics,         Finance/Administration
                B. Command, Operations, Planning, Logistics,         Finance/Administration
                C. Command, Administration, Planning, Logistics, Finance
 

    6. US&R task force members must be deployable within how many hours of notification?
                A. 6 hours
                B. 48 to 70 hours
                C. 72 hours
 

    7. How many FEMA regional offices are there throughout the United States, including Guam and the Virgin Islands?
                A. 12
                B. 11
                C. 10
                D. 4
 

    8. If your task force is located in Marion County, Indiana, you are located in which task force division?
                A. Eastern
                B. Western
                C. Central
 

    9. If your task force is located in Memphis, Tennessee, you are located in which task force division?
                A. Eastern
                B. Western
                C. Central
 

    10. The Advisory Organization, together as a body, provides advice and recommendations to the _________ on issues relating to training and operations.
                A. Program Office
                B. National Task Force Leaders
                C. Sponsoring Agency Heads
 

    11. In the Advisory Organization, the members of which entity review issues and forward recommendations to the Program Office?
                A. Sponsoring Agency Heads
                B. Advisory Committee
                C. Operations Group
 

    12. In the Advisory Organization, the members of which entity address equipment issues and advise on training curriculum?
                A. Work Groups
                B. Advisory Committee
                C. Operations Group
 

    13. Your task force has been notified/advised to stand by for deployment because an event has occurred, or is imminent. What type of notification or order has been issued?
                A. Advisory Notification
                B. Alert Order
                C. Activation Order
                D. Demobilization Order
 

    14. Which functional area is responsible for gathering and providing decision-making information, and documenting task force activities?
                A. Command
                B. Planning
                C. Search
                D. Rescue
 

    15. The National US&R Task Force is designed to arrive quickly and to perform US&R operations safely and effectively under which of the following principles?
                A. 12-hour deployment, 24-hour operations, 72-hour self-sufficiency, and 10-day deployment
                B. 6-hour deployment, 24-hour operations, 48-hour self-sufficiency, and 72-day deployment
                C. 6-hour deployment, 24-hour operations, 72-hour self-sufficiency, and 10-day deployment
                D. 12-hour deployment, 24-hour operations, 48-hour self-sufficiency, and 72-day deployment

    16. Which plan does the Incident Support Team brief to the Task Force Leaders?
                A. Incident Action Plan (IAP)
                B. Tactical Action Plan (TAP)
                C. Operational Action Plan (OAP)
                D. Action Plan (AP)
 

    17. What plan does the Task Force Leader brief to task force members?
                A. Incident Action Plan (IAP)
                B. Tactical Action Plan (TAP)
                C. Operational Action Plan (OAP)
                D. Action Plan (AP)
 

    18. What does the acronym LCES stand for?
                A. Lookouts, Communications, Evacuate, and Standards
                B. Lookouts, Communications, Escape Routes, and Safe Zones
                C. Lookout, Communicate, Evacuate, and Safety
                D. Look, Command, Explain, and Supervise
 

    19. Who watches over the operation to identify and mitigate potential dangerous situations?
                A. Task Force Leader(s)
                B. Safety Officer
                C. Search Team Manager
                D. Rescue Team Manager
 

    20. The Communications Plan is part of which of the following plans?
                A. Tactical Action Plan
                B. Incident Action Plan
                C. Response Team Action Plan
                D. Safety Plan
 

    21. Pre-established paths to an area of safety are referred to as _________________.
                A. Safe Havens
                B. Safe Zones
                C. Escape Routes
                D. Safety Zones
 

    22. Pre-established areas of safe refuge, safe from hazards are referred to as ________________.
                A. Safe Havens
                B. Safe Zones
                C. Safe Areas
                D. Safety Zones
 

    23. Which plan designates the location of a Safe Zone?
                A. Tactical Action Plan
                B. Incident Action Plan
                C. Response Team Action Plan
                D. Safety Plan
 

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