[37 Test Answers] FEMA IS-1110: Writing Commercial Exposures

Here are the FEMA test answers to IS-1110.A: Writing Commercial Exposures.

Overview: The FEMA IS-1110.A course was published on 5/11/2016 to provide an introduction to commercial exposures and how they are insured within the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).

Primary audience: The IS-1110.A is an independent study is for property and casualty agents. It’s recommended to take the IS-1101: Basic Agent Tutorial first.

FEMA IS-1110.A test answers

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Question 1. Which of the following is an Other Residential building in the NFIP? 
A. A hospital
B. A grain silo
C. A duplex home
D. An assisted living facility

Question 2. The maximum available contents limit for all non-residential buildings is: 
A. $50,000
B. $100,000
C. $250,000
D. $500,000

Question 3. Which one of the following is NOT one of the five Additions and Extensions connectors in the Standard Flood Insurance Policy? 
A. A rigid exterior wall
B. A patio
C. An elevated walkway
D. A roof
E. A stairway

Question 4. A mixed-use building is classified as a non-residential building if it is less than _______ residential. 
A. 25%
B. 50%
C. 75%
D. 80%

Question 5. The General Property Form applies only to non-residential buildings. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 6. Condominium buildings that are at least 75% residential are written on the: 
A. Condominium Master Form
B. Commercial Property Form
C. Residential Condominium Building Association Policy
D. General Property Form

Question 7. The maximum limit of coverage for a 100-unit residential condominium building written under the Residential Condominium Building Association Policy is: 
A. $25 million
B. $50 million
C. $75 million
D. $100 million

Question 8. The Special Limits clause limits coverage for artwork, jewelry, furs, collectibles, and other named valuable items to: 
A. $1,500
B. $2,500
C. $3,500
D. $4,500

Question 9. The maximum deductible option for all non-residential buildings is: 
A. $5,000
B. $10,000
C. $25,000
D. $50,000

Question 10. The maximum available building coverage limit for all non-residential buildings is: 
A. $50,000
B. $100,000
C. $250,000
D. $500,000

Question 11. Commercial condominium unit owners can purchase building coverage up to a maximum of: 
A. $0. Building coverage may not be purchased in the name of the unit owner.
B. $250,000
C. $500,000
D. $1,000,000

Question 12. Pollution damage is limited in the General Property Form to: 
A. $10,000
B. $50,000
C. $100,000
D. $500,000

Question 13. The Standard Flood Insurance Policy is always primary, and any other policy that includes flood coverage on the same building is excess. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 14. The Residential Condominium Building Association Policy is the only Standard Flood Insurance Policy form without a coinsurance clause. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 15. A nursing home is classified as: 
A. A residential building
B. A habitational building
C. A non-residential business building
D. Another non-residential building

Question 16. The General Property Form and the Residential Condominium Building Association Policy automatically include contents coverage. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 17. Losses on all non-residential buildings are settled on an Actual Cash Value basis in the NFIP. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 18. The maximum available contents limit for an Other Residential building is: 
A. $50,000
B. $100,000
C. $250,000
D. $500,000

Question 19. Which of the following contents items is covered under the General Property Form? 
A. A watercraft
B. An aircraft
C. A swimming pool
D. A bathroom hot tub

Question 20. The Standard Flood Insurance Policy offers a blanket coverage limit for a policy with multiple buildings located in various states around the country. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 21. Which of the following is a Standard Flood Insurance Policy form used to write a commercial building with less than 75% of its floor area in residential use? 
A. The Dwelling Form
B. The Commercial Property Form
C. The Residential Condominium Building Association Policy
D. The General Property Form

Question 22. The maximum deductible option for an Other Residential building is: 
A. $5,000
B. $10,000
C. $25,000
D. $50,000

Question 23. Non-residential condominium buildings can be insured for up to $500,000 times the number of units in the building. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 24. Which of the following is an example of an ineligible risk in the NFIP? 
A. An open stadium
B. A detached garage
C. A pole barn with two walls and a roof
D. A grain silo

Question 25. The actions that Increased Cost of Compliance coverage will pay for to bring a flood-damaged building into compliance are: 
A. Elevating, Restoring, Floodproofing, Demolishing
B. Elevating, Relocating, Floodproofing, Demolishing
C. Elevating, Relocating, Floodproofing, Dismantling
D. Escalating, Removing, Floodproofing, Demolishing

Question 26. Other Residential buildings and all non-residential buildings are always covered under the General Property Form. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 27. To meet the NFIP’s “single building” definition, the building must be: 
A. Separated from other buildings by intervening clear space
B. Separated into divisions by solid, vertical, load-bearing walls
C. Solid, vertical, load-bearing walls must divide the building from its lowest level to its highest ceiling
D. All of the above
E. None of the above

Question 28. A 5-unit rooming house with a normal guest occupancy of six months or more is an Other Residential building. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 29. Cooperative buildings are written using the General Property Form. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 30. Coverage for a tenant’s improvements and betterments is limited to_______ of the policy’s contents limit. 
A. 5%
B. 10%
C. 20%
D. 50%

Question 31. Retail stores, banks, movie theaters, restaurants, and gas stations are all examples of non-residential business buildings in the NFIP. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 32. The Preferred Risk Policy is not available for any commercial exposure. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 33. The maximum available building coverage limit for an Other Residential building is: 
A. $50,000
B. $100,000
C. $250,000
D. $500,000

Question 34. Commercial contents in a residential building can be covered under the General Property Form. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 35. Under the General Property Form, if the policy covers “other than household personal property,” coverage is included except for? 
A. Furniture & fixtures
B. A guest’s personal property
C. Stock
D. Machinery & equipment

Question 36. The Standard Flood Insurance Policy provides business interruption coverage up to the policy’s Coverage C limit. 
A. TRUE
B. FALSE

Question 37. If building coverage is purchased by a tenant due to a lease agreement: 
A. The building owner cannot be named on the policy
B. The tenant cannot be named as an additional insured
C. The building owner must be named on the policy
D. The building owner and tenant may each write separate policies to cover the building