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Election Division > Help America Vote Act > Voting Systems in Indiana > Poll Worker Training Materials > Online Poll Worker Training: Chapter Nine > Answer Key: Chapter Nine Answer Key: Chapter Nine

CHAPTER 9:  ACCESSIBILITY


1. CORRECT ANSWER:  A. The Help America Vote Act requires that all polling places be accessible to voters with disabilities.

 

2. CORRECT ANSWER:  C. Poll workers should familiarize themselves with the accessibility features and equipment in their polling place.

 

3. CORRECT ANSWER:  A. Poll workers should greet visually impaired voters verbally by telling them who and where they are in the polling place.

 

4. CORRECT ANSWER:  C. A poll worker should only assist a voter with moving around the polling place after getting permission from the voter.

 

5. CORRECT ANSWER:  D. If a voter with disabilities enters a polling place with someone accompanying them, poll workers should speak directly to the voter.

 

6. CORRECT ANSWER:  B. Poll workers should speak calmly, slowly, and directly to voters with hearing impairments or communicate by writing a note to the voter.

 

7. CORRECT ANSWER:  C. Yes, dogs assisting voters should be allowed in the polling place.

 

8. CORRECT ANSWER:  A. A voter can be assisted in the voting booth if the voter has a disability or is unable to read or write English and the voter, before entering the voting booth, requests assistance.

 

9. CORRECT ANSWER:  D. A relative, friend, or both precinct judges, but not an employer or union representative may assist a voter in the voting booth.

 

10. CORRECT ANSWER:  C. A PRE-3 Affidavit of Voter Assistance must be completed by a person assisting a voter prior to assisting the voter in the voting booth.