Apco Quiz Review

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Acronym Quizzes & Trivia

All right ladies, this is going to test on all modules and the acronyms too! Enjoy and hopefully we all get perfect!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does PSAP stand for?
    • A. 

      Public Safety Answering Point

    • B. 

      Public Safety Answering Personal

    • C. 

      Personal Safety Answering Point

  • 2. 
    The communication goes in this order - Sender, Reciever, Message, Medium, Feedback
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The definition of hearing is the process of percieving sound
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    An observation is like an assumptions
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    An inference is drawn from our observations, it's like an assumption
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What does FCC stand for?
    • A. 

      Federal Community College

    • B. 

      Federal Communications Commission

    • C. 

      Federal Communications College

  • 7. 
    NIMS stands for National Incident Management System
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Name the most important "W"
    • A. 

      What

    • B. 

      When

    • C. 

      Where

  • 9. 
    What does the C stand for in CYMBALS
    • A. 

      Color

    • B. 

      Car make/model

    • C. 

      Car

  • 10. 
    Basic 9-1-1 does...
    • A. 

      Sends caller to right PSAP

    • B. 

      Provides PSAP with ANI/ALI

    • C. 

      Nothing

  • 11. 
    Enhanced 9-1-1
    • A. 

      Provides PSAP with ANI/ALI

    • B. 

      Lets you talk to some one about your day

    • C. 

      Sends caller somewhere

  • 12. 
    SOP stands for (for you Diane!!)
    • A. 

      State of Panic

    • B. 

      Standard Operating Procedures

    • C. 

      Standard Operating Pedalbike

  • 13. 
    There are three types of Call Routing
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The four types of call routing are - Direct Dispatch, Call Relay, Call Referal, and Call Transfer
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    There are four vital services they are -- 1. Communications with the public 2. Communications within the same agency 3. Communications between public safety agencies 4. Communications between public safety agencies and support services
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Network based is - GPS
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Handset based is GPS
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    ASL stands for
    • A. 

      American Sign Language

    • B. 

      Advanced Life Support

    • C. 

      American Life Support

  • 19. 
    Check all that applies -- VoIP is
    • A. 

      Calling over the internet

    • B. 

      Voice over Internet Protocol

    • C. 

      Calling over the landline phone

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