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1

A relatively new dimension in making explosive devices and bombs is the threat of coupling a conventional explosive with radioactive material thus creating a :

Dirty bomb

2

The _______ from an explosion can contaminate a large area depending on the power of the blast and the type of radioactive source attached to the bomb:

Fallout

3

The primary health hazard of radiation is through:

Internal contamination, usually inhalation

4

All reports of an explosion should be considered an intentional criminal act involving a:

Dirty bomb

5

First arriving companies should approach from _______ and ________ being cognitive of ________ ________ and the possibility of _________ ___________:

-Upwind and Uphill

-Secondary devices

-Radiation exposure

6

The initial exclusion zone should be established:

Outside of the fallout area or debris field. If there is a large dust cloud outside of the fallout area, it should be established outside of the dust cloud

7

Do the _______ _______ for the _______ ________ in the ________ ________ of time with the ________ _______ to personnel:

-Most good

-Most people

-Shortest amount

-Least risk

8

This may be the most appropriate initial tactic:

Hasty rescue with full PPE and SCBA

9

Have personnel don SCBA and full PPE prior to:

Exiting the apparatus

10

If fires are present, adopt _________ firefighting postures outside of the _______ ________:

-Defensive

-Exclusion zone

11

What is the best protection from radiation?

-Time

-Distance

-Shielding

12

Personnel should remain outside of the exclusion zone until:

Arrival of SpecOps and monitoring determines safety

13

Who will be responsible for monitoring and detecting if any radioactive material have been coupled with an explosive device?

Spec Ops

14

What should personnel that were involved in hasty rescue go through after the operation (2)?

1. Decon

2. medical examination

15

Initial monitoring by Spec Ops will focus on detection of _______ materials followed or concurrent with ________ _________ detection:

-Radioactive

-Chemical agent

16

Radiological monitoring should be initiated on the approach from _______ ___ ______ utilizing an instrument for _____-_____ radiation detection and utilized in conjunction with a ____-_____ instrument upon exiting the apparatus:

-Inside the cab

-High-level

-Low-level

17

Exclusion zone limits should be established at a dose rate reading of:

2 millirem per hour

18

Spec Ops personnel approaching the blast area for detection/monitoring operations will be utilizing:

Personal dosimeters

19

Positive readings for the presence of radiation will require:

Outside resources to help mitigate the incident

20

Who will be responsible for the management of patient and technical decon areas?

Spec Ops

21

Command should consider limiting the use of what inside the exclusion zone?

Electronic communications equipment

22

What radioactive particles do our PPE provide protection from?

Alpha and Beta, not gamma

23

What type of decon should be established for personnel?

Technical decon

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