The following items will test your grasp of the material covered in this lesson. There is only one correct
answer for each item. When you complete the exercise, check your answers with the answer key that
follows. If you answered any item incorrectly, study again that part of the lesson that contains the portion
Situation: Your mission is to determine the points along the survey routes where the desired dose rates
are located. You will use the data and analysis to construct the contours for the overlay used to prepare
the NBC 5 (nuclear) report.
1. Which monitoring information will be plotted to the SITMAP?
Peak or later dose rate readings.
Periodic dose rate readings.
All unshielded dose rate readings.
2. What is the purpose for preparing a work sheet overlay of a fallout area?
For initial identification and surveillance of each contamination hazard.
To ensure only valid data is posted to the map.
To avoid putting the contour lines on the map.
3. When plotting route survey data on the work sheet overlay, there were 13 readings taken. Into how
many equal segments will the route be divided?
4. What is the process called that estimates the location of a specific dose rate between two known dose