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FEMA IS-405: Overview of Mass Care/Emergency Assistance Answers

1. True or False: When providing MC/EA support, emergency management staff should always consider the needs of the whole community, including those with disabilities and other access and functional needs as well as those with household pets and service animals.


2. In which phase of the MC/EA sequence of support are multiple MC/EA support requests prioritized and appropriate action recommended?


3. Which of the following best describes the MC/EA Sequence of Support?


4. Which of the following are examples of community resources available to support disaster activities?


5. A local community contains a large ethnic population unable to eat certain types of food due to dietary constraints. Which of the following Mass Care/Emergency Assistance activities would best address this scenario?


6. The National Response Framework (NRF) does all of the following EXCEPT:


7. Which of the following best defines “Sheltering”?


8. All of the following are Emergency Assistance activities EXCEPT:


9. Although the MC/EA sequence of support is a continuous loop, it typically begins with which phase?


10. Why is it important to think about Mass Care and Emergency Assistance activities in an interoperable way?


11. Which of the following is an example of how resources can assist with the interoperability of MC/EA activities?


12. Which of the following statements about the National Response Framework (NRF) is true?


13. Which of the following is NOT one of the Mass Care and Emergency Assistance activities?


14. Which of the following is the best example of how MC/EA activities are addressed in an interoperable way?


15. How does the National Incident Management System (NIMS) support MC/EA activities?


16. After recent flooding has caused significant damage to a local community, data has been gathered to contribute to situational awareness. Additionally, requests for support from organizations providing MC/EA services have been received and are being tracked. Which of the following actions should take place next, based on the MC/EA sequence of support?