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1

What is rule 10 of the rules of engagement?

Adopt and require the use of a personnel

accountability system.

Maintain crew integrity at all times.

Fight fire aggressively but provide for safety first.

Abandon your position and retreat before deteriorating
conditions can harm you.

Abandon your position and retreat before deteriorating conditions can harm you

2

What does the term turnaround point relate to

air management plan

3

What is a primary product of a strong emphasis on SOP‘s

Reduced reflex time
Strong leadership
Reduced supervisory load
Operational efficiency

Operational efficiency *

4

What is the first step in layman‘s five step analysis of emergency situations


Rescue
Size-up
Facts
Probabilities

Facts

5

19.What is the third consideration of Layman’s situation assessment


Information
Procedure
Apparatus
Personnel

Personnel

6

20.What is Layman’s final step in the five-step process of size up


Compare the results with the plan.
Develop the plan of operation.
Commit and deploy.
Implement the plan.

Develop the plan of operation **

7

What is the end result of a good size up


Good tactical execution
An effective incident action plan
Unity of command
An incident command staff

And effective incident action plan

8

Which of the following is one of the most significant factors in size up
Visualization, communication, resources or maintaining focus

Visualization

9

During phase 2 of the NFPA size-up process, what is the basis for developing tactics and strategies

Adapting to changes in the situation

The resources available

Applying preincident information

Risk versus hazard

The resources available

10

32. What are the two major components of the incident action plan


Risk and analysis

Tactics and strategies

Staffing and fire conditions
Resources and fire flow requirements

Tactics and strategies

11

44. Who is responsible for completing the national fire incident reporting system documents


Chief fire official

Incident commander

Property owner (by hiring a private agency)
Officer from the first-arriving engine company

Incident commander

12

What is the flammable liquid of choice for most amateur arsonists

Gasoline

13

What is Gordon Duponts dirty dozen?

A set of measures for reducing the frequency of human error

A set of cultural factors that are commonly found in low-performing organizations

A set of human factors that contribute to mistakes

A paradigm for exhaustive postincident analysis

A set of human factors that contribute to mistakes

14

What are the three elements of Helmreichs error management model?

Avoidance
Entrapment
Mitigating consequences


Avoid (ATM)
Trap
Mitigate

15

Gordon Dupont, dirty dozen human factors that contribute to tragedy

Lack of communication
Complacency
Lack of knowledge
Distraction
Lack of teamwork
Fatigue
Lack of resources
Pressure
Lack of assertiveness
Stress
Lack of awareness
Norms

16

six elements of the fire service CRM model?

Communication skills
Teamwork
Task allocation
Critical decision-making
Situational awareness
Debriefing

17

58. Which of the following is one of the six elements of the fire service CRM model?

Problem ownership
Shared accountability
Latent conditions
Task allocation

Task allocation

18

64. Which of the following is one of the three components of the triangle of leadership?


Consistency
Behavior
Social competence
Trust and respect

Trust and respect

19

The triangle of leadership components

Effective leadership
Trust and respect of subordinants
Demonstrates leadership skills

20

66. According to James Reason, unsafe acts committed by people who are in direct contact with the situation or system are classified as which type of failure?

Passive
Active
Known
Latent

Active**

21

69. Which skills promote synergy between the mechanical element and human players?


Inquiry and advocacy
Technology and fallibility
Activity and latency
Proactivity and teamwork

Inquiry and advocacy

22

71. How do fire officers formally exercise leadership of a team?


Implied consent
Discipline
Rank and authority
Coaching and mentoring

Rank and authority

23

73. Which of the following is one of the four critical areas of followership?


Understanding human behavior
Work ethic
Skills
Communication

Understanding human behavior

24

What are the four critical areas of followership

Physical condition
Mental condition
Attitude
Understanding human behavior

25

74. Which term describes the division of responsibilities among individuals and teams in a manner that allows for their effective accomplishment?

Span of control



Task allocation



Division of labor



Resource management

Task allocation

26

75. For the purposes of task allocation, what should fire officers use to evaluate the strengths of an individual?

Interviews



Incident scene performance



Training exercises



Personnel evaluations

Training exercises

27

76. Which of the following is one of Kleins decision-making models?

Learned



Linear



Real time



Recognition primed

Recognition primed

28

77. Which of the following is one of the common human behavior factors that lead to a loss of situational awareness?


Ignoring out-of-context information
Too many options

Poorly defined objectives

Arrogance

Ignoring out-of-context information

29

78. What is the first step in the Lubnau and Okray five-step model for conducting a successful debriefing?


What went right?
What did you do?
Just the facts.
What went wrong?

Just the facts.

30

What are the steps in the Lubnau and Okray five-step model for conducting a successful debriefing?

Just the facts
What did you do
What went wrong
What went right
What will you do about it