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1

An________ Provides the central focus for operations

Incident action plan

2

An offensive/defensive strategy decision based on a risk versus benefit analysis is the first step in developing an ___________.

Incident action plan

3

The offensive/defensive decision and overall ________ are derived from an analytical approach to information gained through Pre-incident planning and size up

Incident action plan

4

All tactics should lead to completion of the major objectives identified in the_________.

Incident action plan

5

The primary strategic considerations are always

Life safety extinguishment and property conservation

6

____________ Is normally but not always the most important life safety tactic

Extinguishment

7

___________ is both an operational priority and a tactical objective

extinguishment

8

The primary objective of structural firefighting is__________; therefore, Life safety is the first consideration in developing an incident action plan

Saving lives

9

When developing an incident action plan it is best to categorize tactical objectives in terms of their relative importance as ________.

Primary and secondary objectives

10

There is less reason to stay in the building of questionable stability as the benefit component of the __________ has changed from life safety to saving property.

Risk versus benefit analysis

11

It is a good idea to assign a__________ to develop the better plan as soon as the transition from offensive to defensive is anticipated.

Planning section chief

12

Comparing resource capability to incident requirement is part of the__________.

Size up process

13

Lives and property are best saved by conducting an ________.

Offensive attack

14

__________ Are generally considered defensive tools

Master streams

15

All tactics are directed toward completing the objectives and each objective is directed toward accomplishing the overall_________.

Incident action plan

16

____________ Are required when it needs it extends past the single operational period or if a unified command is established.

Written incident action plans

17

Frame structures or normally have considerable fire involvement before collapse, with the exception of __________ and ________.

Truss roof and engineered floor construction

18

Elevator safety requires that firefighter dismount the elevator at least_________ below the fire.

Two floors