Rmapa Set 2- Physical Security

35 Questions | Total Attempts: 127

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Physical security is the protection of personnel, hardware, programs, networks, and data from physical circumstances and events that could cause serious losses or damage to an enterprise, agency, or institution. This includes protection from fire, natural disasters, burglary, theft, vandalism, and terrorism.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The degree of protection desired in any installation is predicated upon an analysis of the following two factors:
    • A. 

      Cost and environmental conditions

    • B. 

      Criticality and vulnerability

    • C. 

      Cost and vulnerability

    • D. 

      Cost and criticality

  • 2. 
    The process used by the security manager in establishing priorities of protection of assets is known as:
    • A. 

      Security survey

    • B. 

      Vulnerability study

    • C. 

      Risk analysis

    • D. 

      Inspection review

  • 3. 
    The type of fencing generally used for protection of permanent limited and exclusion areas is:
    • A. 

      Chain link

    • B. 

      Concertina

    • C. 

      Barbed wire

    • D. 

      Barbed tape

  • 4. 
    For general security usage, excluding the top guard, chain link fence should be:
    • A. 

      7 gauge wire and a minimum of 10 feet high

    • B. 

      9 gauge wire and eight feet high

    • C. 

      9 gauge wire and seven feet high

    • D. 

      10 gauge wire and seven feet high

  • 5. 
    Excluding the top guard, standard barbed wire fencing intended to prevent human trespassing should not be less than:
    • A. 

      7 feet high

    • B. 

      6 feet high

    • C. 

      10 feet high

    • D. 

      8 feet high

  • 6. 
    In a barbed wire fence, the distance between strands should not exceed:
    • A. 

      4 inches

    • B. 

      3 inches

    • C. 

      5 inches

    • D. 

      6 inches

  • 7. 
    Standard barbed wire is twisted double-strand:
    • A. 

      9 gauge wire

    • B. 

      14 gauge wire

    • C. 

      13 gauge wire

    • D. 

      12 gauge wire

  • 8. 
    Top guard must consist of: 
    • A. 

      3 strands of barbed wire or tape

    • B. 

      2 strands of barbed wire or tape

    • C. 

      4 strands of barbed wire or tape

    • D. 

      6 strands of barbed wire or tape

  • 9. 
    Top guard supporting arms should be permanently affixed to the top of fence posts to increase the overall height of the fence at least:
    • A. 

      2 feet

    • B. 

      1 foot

    • C. 

      3 feet

    • D. 

      3-1/2 feet

  • 10. 
    Strands of barbed wire or tape used as a top guard on a fence should be spaced:
    • A. 

      2 inches apart

    • B. 

      3 inches apart

    • C. 

      4 inches apart

    • D. 

      6 inches apart

  • 11. 
    Which of the following characteristic of protective lighting is incorrect?
    • A. 

      Lighting is expensive to maintain

    • B. 

      It usually requires less intensify than working light

    • C. 

      It may also provide personal protection by reducing advantages of concealment

    • D. 

      It should not be used as a psychological deterrent only

  • 12. 
    Lighting units of 4 general types are used for protective lighting systems. Which of the following is not used?
    • A. 

      Continuous

    • B. 

      Intermittent

    • C. 

      Standby

    • D. 

      Movable

  • 13. 
    A series of fixed luminaries arranged to flood a given area continuously during the hours of darkness with overlapping cones of light. It is called:
    • A. 

      Continuous lighting

    • B. 

      Intermittent lighting

    • C. 

      Standby lighting

    • D. 

      Moveable lightning

  • 14. 
    Piers and docks located on an installation should be safeguarded by illuminating both water approaches and the pier area. Decks on open piers should be illuminated to at least:
    • A. 

      1.5 foot candles

    • B. 

      2.0 foot candles

    • C. 

      0.5 foot candles

    • D. 

      1.0 foot candles

  • 15. 
    The intrusion detection system in which a pattern of radio waves is transmitted and partially reflected back to the antenna is known as:
    • A. 

      Ultrasonic system

    • B. 

      Microwave system

    • C. 

      Electrostatic system

    • D. 

      Capacitance system

  • 16. 
    The intrusion detection system which is used on a safe, wall and openings therein in an effort to establish an electrostatic field around the object to be protected is known as a:
    • A. 

      Ultrasonic system

    • B. 

      Microwave system

    • C. 

      Electrostatic system

    • D. 

      Capacitance system

  • 17. 
    A sentry dog can normally not operate a full effectiveness at:
    • A. 

      Ammunition storage areas

    • B. 

      Gasoline storage areas

    • C. 

      Radar sites

    • D. 

      Warehouses

  • 18. 
    Non-insulated security containers must satisfactorily pass a drop test of:
    • A. 

      15 feet

    • B. 

      20 feet

    • C. 

      22 feet

    • D. 

      30 feet

  • 19. 
    Which of the following is not an approved UL record safe classification:
    • A. 

      350-4

    • B. 

      350-3

    • C. 

      350-2

    • D. 

      350-1

  • 20. 
    The acceptable vault construction of insulated doors is a minimum reinforced thickness of:
    • A. 

      12”

    • B. 

      10”

    • C. 

      8”

    • D. 

      6”

  • 21. 
    Which of the following would be an acceptable computer media storage classification?
    • A. 

      350-4

    • B. 

      450-4

    • C. 

      250-4

    • D. 

      150-4

  • 22. 
    A "relock" on a vault automatically stops the bolt mechanism from operating when:
    • A. 

      A switch is flipped

    • B. 

      A timer is used

    • C. 

      When there is an attack on the door or combination lock

    • D. 

      Locked by remote control

  • 23. 
    Security vaults differ from sales in that:
    • A. 

      They are tested by Underwriters laboratories for burglary resistance

    • B. 

      They do not have both fire and burglary resisting properties

    • C. 

      Steel is used

    • D. 

      They are permanently affixed to building

  • 24. 
    The weakness of the burning bar as a burglar tool is:
    • A. 

      It will not burn through concrete

    • B. 

      Produces large volumes of smoke

    • C. 

      Actual heat is not intense enough

    • D. 

      It requires tanks of hydrogen

  • 25. 
    Which of the following is not correct with regard to safes?
    • A. 

      UL classification labels are removed from all safes exposed to fires

    • B. 

      Record safes are designed to resist fires only

    • C. 

      Money safes have accredited fire resistance

    • D. 

      Quality equipment