Lesson 2 Test Yourself

Exercises & Emergency Management

1. Which of these statements best describes an exercise program?  Choose all that apply.

A._____It demonstrates organizational resolve to prepare for emergencies, as part of due diligence.

B. ____It is an instrument to validate plans and procedures, train for and practice prevention/mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery capabilities.

C. ____It can be used to assess and improve performance.

D. ____It is a way to spend money on consultants.

2. Why do we implement an exercise program? Choose all that apply.

A. _____Exercises demonstrate resolve to prepare for emergencies, as part of due diligence.

B. _____ Exercises can be used to assess and improve performance.

C._____ Exercises are used to validate plans and procedures, train for and practice prevention, mitigation, response, and recovery capabilities.

D. ____ All of the above.

3. Complete the following statement:  A simulated emergency during which players from a range of agencies perform tasks required during a real emergency is called a(n) ________________.



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