911 Practice Test B

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  • 1. 
    The Detroit Police Department was the first to use an "on the air" voice communications system in what year?
    • A. 

      1926

    • B. 

      1928

    • C. 

      1929

    • D. 

      1930

  • 2. 
    The first two-way radio was used in Bayonne, New Jersey in what year?
    • A. 

      1933

    • B. 

      1935

    • C. 

      1937

    • D. 

      1940

  • 3. 
    Which United State President signed Senate Bill 800 declaring 911 as the National Communications number on October 26, 1999?
    • A. 

      President George W Bush

    • B. 

      President Clinton

    • C. 

      President George Bush

    • D. 

      President Reagan

  • 4. 
    HIPAA does prevent telecommunicators from relaying information necessary for responding units to care for and treat patients.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Interpersonal skills encompass communications between two or more people, including verbal and non-verbal communications.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The ___________ is the means of delivery
    • A. 

      Sender

    • B. 

      Message

    • C. 

      Feedback

    • D. 

      Medium

  • 7. 
    Public Safety Telecommunicators do not have to have excellent perception in anticipating problems and arriving at advanced solutions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A __________ refers to something that actually exists and can be verified.
    • A. 

      Inference

    • B. 

      Fact

    • C. 

      Fiction

    • D. 

      Truth

  • 9. 
    Telecommunicators do not need to know which agencies surround their boundaries/zones.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    ___________ is not a hazardous gas material
    • A. 

      Chlorine

    • B. 

      Diesel Fuel

    • C. 

      Hydrogen

    • D. 

      Anhydrous ammonia

  • 11. 
    Responding "Cold" to call by Emergency Medical Services is:
    • A. 

      Lights and sirens

    • B. 

      For life threatening calls or emergencies

    • C. 

      No lights or sirens

    • D. 

      For routine calls

  • 12. 
    Providing legal advice can attach liability to the telecommunicator and/or the employing agency.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    During a hostage situation the phase which will result in the surrender, suspect is arrested or killed or their demands are met is called ___________.
    • A. 

      Negotiation phase

    • B. 

      Termination phase

    • C. 

      Initial phase

    • D. 

      Beginning phase

  • 14. 
    One role of a telecommunicator in handling a suicidal call is to determine if anyone else is present.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Florida Governor Charlie Crist signed which executive order on May 5, 2008?
    • A. 

      LEO Alert

    • B. 

      Silver Alert

    • C. 

      Amber Alert

    • D. 

      Missing Child Alert

  • 16. 
    Any stress reaction resulting from unpleasant or harmful events or consequences is called ____________.
    • A. 

      Anti-Stress

    • B. 

      Eustress

    • C. 

      Distress

    • D. 

      Stressor

  • 17. 
    Use of drug trafficking to fund their operations is called __________.
    • A. 

      Bio-terrorism

    • B. 

      Narco-terrorism

    • C. 

      State Terrorism

    • D. 

      Cyber Terrorism

  • 18. 
    An item of material which projects, disperses or disseminates a biological agent including arthropod vectors is a _____________.
    • A. 

      Biological weapon

    • B. 

      Chemical weapon

    • C. 

      Biological agent

    • D. 

      Nuclear weapon

  • 19. 
    NIMS is the acronym for the National Incident Management System.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Personal Gain is when the public safety telecommunicator uses their official positions to secure privileges or advantages for themselves.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    When was the first telephone added to call booths, linking the officer with the police department?
    • A. 

      1880

    • B. 

      1870

    • C. 

      1928

    • D. 

      1929

  • 22. 
    Civil law deals with disputes between individuals and organizations?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    The order in which the telecommunicator needs to ask questions in order to obtain how an incident happened is?
    • A. 

      Where, what, when, weapons, who, how

    • B. 

      What, when, where, weapons, who, how

    • C. 

      How, who, where, when, weapons, what

    • D. 

      Weapons, where, what, when, how, who

  • 24. 
    Sender, receiver, message, medium and feedback are the 5 parts of the communications cycle essential for effective communications.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    FCIC stands for Florida Crime Information Center.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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