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FEMA IS-2700: National Mitigation Framework, an Introduction Answers

1. Which guiding principle for Mitigation states that that there is a common understanding that future disasters will occur and that every person has a responsibility to prepare for these risks?


2. The National Preparedness Goal sets the vision for preparedness nationwide and identifies the core capabilities necessary to achieve that vision across five mission areas.


3. Which Mitigation core capability includes the recognition, understanding, communication of, and planning for risk that empowers individuals and communities to make informed risk management decisions necessary to adapt to, withstand, and quickly recover from future incidents?


4. State, tribal, territorial and insular area governments promote resilience by passing legislation that incorporates or facilitates mitigation activities.


5. Which Mitigation core capability allows decision makers, responders, and community members to take informed actions to reduce their entity’s risk?


6. Structures that advance mitigation include all of the following EXCEPT:



7. Which guiding principle for Mitigation involves preparing people, property, critical infrastructure resources, and the economy to withstand or absorb the impact of an incident and enables the community to rebound?


8. The National Mitigation Framework addresses how to:


9. Which Federal department or agency is responsible for coordinating preparedness activities, including mitigation activities, to respond to and recover from terrorist attacks, natural disasters, and other emergencies?


10. Which of the following is a mitigation responsibility of a local government?


11. Which of the three cross-cutting core capabilities is described as the delivery of coordinated, prompt, reliable, and actionable information to the whole community through the use of clear, consistent, accessible, and culturally and linguistically appropriate methods to effectively relay information regarding any threat or hazard, as well as the actions being taken and the assistance being made available, as appropriate?



12. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of the National Mitigation Framework?


13. Which stakeholder is responsible for coordination of the national assessment and report on the progress made within the mitigation core capabilities?


14. Which national coordinating structure leverages expertise and institutional knowledge to enhance the protection and resilience of the Nation’s critical infrastructure?



15. The National Mitigation Framework seeks to enable the whole community to contribute to and benefit from national preparedness.


16. Which of the three cross-cutting core capabilities is described as a systematic process engaging the whole community as appropriate in the development of executable strategic, operational, and/or tactical-level approaches to meet defined objectives?


17. Which Mitigation core capability involves building and sustaining resilient systems, communities, and critical infrastructure and key resources lifelines?


18. Which of the following does NOT describe core capabilities?


19. Which guiding principle for Mitigation states that leaders at the state, tribal, territorial, insular area, and Federal levels support local leadership?



20. Which national coordinating structure coordinates mitigation efforts across the Federal Government and assesses the effectiveness of mitigation capabilities?


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