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1.What does ASAP stand for?
Army Substance Abuse Program
What is the mission of ASAP?
The ASAP’s mission is to strengthen the overall fitness and effectiveness of the Army’s total workforce and to enhance the combat readiness of its Soldiers.
3.What are the objectives of ASAP?
•Increase individual fitness and overall unit readiness.
•Provide services, which are adequate and responsive to the needs of the total workforce and emphasize alcohol and other drug abuse deterrence, prevention, education, and treatment.
•Implement alcohol and other drug risk reduction and prevention strategies that respond to potential problems before they jeopardize readiness, productivity, and careers.
•Restore to duty those substance-impaired Soldiers who have the potential for continued military service.
•Provide effective alcohol and other drug abuse prevention and education at all levels of command, and encourage commanders to provide alcohol and drug-free leisure activities.
•Ensure all military and civilian personnel assigned to ASAP staff are appropriately trained and experienced to accomplish their mission.
•Achieve maximum productivity and reduce absenteeism and attrition among DA civilian employees by reducing the effects of the abuse of alcohol and other drugs.
•Improve readiness by extending services to the total Army.
•Ensure quality customer service.
4.What is meant by deglamorization of alcohol?
Personnel will not promote any function glamorizing the use of alcohol through drinking contests, games, initiations, or the awarding of alcoholic beverages as prizes in contests.
5.What army Regulation covers ASAP?
AR 600-85
6.Is ASAP participation mandatory for Individuals that are command referred?
ASAP participation is mandatory for all Soldiers who are command referred. Failure to attend a mandatory counseling session may constitute a violation of Article 86 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ).
What will happen to Soldiers who fail to participate in or fail to respond successfully to rehabilitation?
Soldiers who fail to participate adequately in, or to respond successfully to,rehabilitation will be processed for administrative separation and not be provided another opportunity for rehabilitation except under the most extraordinary circumstances, as determined by the CD in consultation with the unit commander.
8.What are the ways that Soldiers can be identified as having a substance abuse problem?
•Voluntary (self-identification)
•Commander / Supervisor Identification
•Biochemical Identification
•Medical Identification
•Investigation and or Apprehension
What are the objectives of rehabilitation with ASAP?
•Return Soldiers to full duty as soon as possible.
•Identify Soldiers who cannot be rehabilitated within the scope of this regulation and to advise their unit commanders.
•Assist and refer Soldiers who cannot be rehabilitated in the ASAP to a treatment facility in the vicinity where they reside after discharge from the Army.
•Help resolve alcohol and other drug abuse problems in the family, with the ultimate goal of enabling the Soldier to perform more effectively.
Commanders may direct drug testing under what conditions?
•Unit inspections. (either the entire or part of a unit)
•Search and seizures/probable cause.
•Competence for Duty.
•Rehabilitation.
•Mishap or Safety Inspection.
•Consent (specimen may be provided voluntarily by a Soldier).
•New Entrant.
•Medical.
What Does ACS stand for?
Army Community Service
What does the ACS symbol represent?
The heart = giving, the cross = help, the gyroscope = stability
What Army regulation covers ACS?
AR 608-1
What is the motto of the ACS?
Self-help, service and stability.
Who qualifies for ACS?
•All active duty and retired military personnel and their family members, if otherwise eligible for services.
•Members of the Army National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve when on active duty and their family members, if otherwise eligible for services.
•Army appropriated fund(APF) and non appropriated fund (NAF) employees and their family members, if otherwise eligible for services.
•Family members of prisoners of war or personnel missing in action, if otherwise eligible for services.
•Surviving family members of military personnel who died while on active duty, if otherwise eligible for services.
What can you do to help out ACS?
Donate Staple foodstuff to the food lockers, usable household goods, and volunteer your time.
What regulation covers the ACES?
AR 621-5
What does TABE stand for?
Test ofAdult Basic Education
Name some federal financial aid programs available to Soldiers through ACES
Pell Grant
Perkins Loans
Guaranteed Student Loans
What are some of the basic services offered by the Army Continuing Education Center?
1.Basic Skills Education Program (BSEP)
2.Advanced Skills Education Program (ASEP)
3.High School Completion Program
4.Service members Opportunity Colleges Associates Degree Program (SOCAD)
5.Veteran's Educational Assistance Program (VEAP)/Montgomery G. I. Bill (MGIB)
6.Skill Recognition Programs
7.Command Language Programs (Head start - Gateway)
8.Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES)
9.Education Counseling Services
10.Learning Resource Centers
What does DANTES stand for?
Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support
What does DANTES do?
DANTES provides standardized testing services free to military personnel. Family members and civilians may take DANTES tests but must pay for each test taken.
What does SOC stand for?
Service members Opportunity Colleges
What does SOCAD stand for?
Service members Opportunity College Army Degrees
What is AER?
AER is a private, nonprofit organization to collect and hold funds to relieve distress of members of the Army and their dependents. AER provides emergency financial assistance to soldiers (active and retired) and their families in time of distress.
What does AER stand for?
Army Emergency Relief
What is the Army Regulation that covers AER?
AR 930-4
Who does AER help?
•Soldiers on extended active duty and their dependents.
•Members of the Reserve Components of the Army (Army National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve) on continuous active duty for more than 30 days and their dependents. (This applies to soldiers on AD for training (ADT) or serving under various sections of title 10, United States Code).
•Soldiers retired from active duty because of longevity or physical disability, or retired upon reaching age 60 (Reserve Components) and their dependents.
•Widows (ers) and orphans of soldiers who died while on active duty or after they retired.
When is the AER annual fund campaign held army-wide?
March 01through May 15
How does AER provide financial assistance?
AER provides financial assistance by either a loan without interest, a grant or a combination of both
What is the purpose of AER?
AER provides emergency financial assistance to soldiers (active and retired) and their families in time of distress
What is the AER Motto?
"Helping the Army Take Care Of its Own"
The Army's policy on Army Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program applies where and when?
This policy applies --
•Both on and off post and during duty and non-duty hours.
•To working, living, and recreational environments (including both on- and off-post housing).
Define sexual assault.
Sexual assault is a crime defined as intentional sexual contact, characterized by use of force, physical threat or abuse of authority or when the victim does not or cannot consent.
Sexual assault includes what acts?
•Rape
•Non consensual Sodomy (oral or anal sex)
•Indecent Assault (unwanted, inappropriate sexual contact or fondling)
•Attempts to commit these acts
Prevention of sexual harassment is whose responsibility?
The Commander’s Responsibility
What is an EOR?
EqualOpportunity Representative
What rank should an EOR normally be?
SGT (P)through 1LT
What does AFAP stand for?
Army Family Action Plan
What Army Regulation covers the Army Family Action Plan?
AR 608-47
What are some things that the AFAP does?
•Gives commanders a gauge to validate concerns and measure satisfaction
•Enhances Army's corporate image
•Helps retain the best and brightest
•Results in legislation, policies, programs and services that strengthen readiness and retention
•Safeguards well-being
What are some activities that the American Red Cross offers?
CPR instruction, Blood drives, Swimming lessons, Communication services (by wire), Financial assistance, Counseling and referral services, Transplantation services, AIDS education, Health and safety services.
What Army Regulation covers Red Cross?
AR 930-5
What Army Regulation covers the Army Retention Program?
AR 601-280
What are some reasons that a soldier may be ineligible for reenlistment?
If the soldier is barred or flagged and if the soldier is enrolled in ASAP
What is an SRB?
Selective Reenlistment Bonus
What is the minimum number of years that a soldier must reenlist for to be eligible for an SRB?
Three years
Describe a Bar to Reenlistment.
Administrative action initiated by the commander to prevent a substandard soldier from reenlisting or reentering the service
.Who is responsible for the Army Safety Program?
It is the responsibility of each soldier
3 safety features commonly found in any barracks.
•Lights in stairwells
•Fire lights (emergency lighting)
•Fire extinguisher and alarms
•Arms room safety procedures
•First aid kits
•CQ
•Safety posters
•Handrails
•Storage of dangerous tools and chemicals
What safety features are stressed in the motor pool?
Reduced speed, no smoking except in designated areas, fire extinguishers in buildings and vehicles, proper utilization of tool safety equipment (goggles, safety toe shoes, etc.)
What AR covers safety?
AR 385-10
What does QOLP stand for?
Quality Of Life Program
What are some examples of the QOLP?
•ACS / AER / ARC / EO
•Postal services
•PX / commissary privileges
•AFN radio and television
•MWR, education services
•Community sports programs
•Recreational facilities
•Banking services
•Clubs
•Gyms (physical fitness centers)
Who is the senior enlisted advisor to the BOSS council, and approves members selected to serve on BOSS committees?
The Installation Command Sergeant Major
According to AR 215-1, what does the BOSS program provide?
It provides opportunities for active duty soldiers, with an emphasis on single and unaccompanied soldiers, to participate in physical, self-development, leisure, and educational related services.
What is meant by the term "overweight"?
A soldier is considered overweight when his or her percent body fat exceeds the standard specified in AR 600-9.
Name some limitations on personnel that are overweight, including Soldiers who become pregnant while on the weight control program?
1.Are non promotable (to the extent such non promotion is permitted by law).
2.Will not be assigned to command, command sergeant major or first sergeant positions.
3.Are not authorized to attend professional military schools.
Can a Soldier who has been flagged for being overweight or an APFT failure receive an award?
A Soldier that is flagged for being overweight cannot receive an award.
A Soldier that is flagged for APFT failure can receive an award
What are three reasons why the Army is so concerned about excess body fat?
1.Connotes a lack of personal discipline.
2.Detracts from military appearance.
3.May indicate a poor state of health, physical fitness, or stamina.
When does enrollment in a weight control program begin?
On the day that the soldier is informed by the unit commander that he or she has been entered into a weight control program.
Tape measures used for taping should be made of what material?
The tape measures could be made of a non stretchable material, preferably fiberglass; cloth or steel tapes are unacceptable.
How often should soldiers in the weight control program weight in?
Monthly to measure progress
What regulation covers the Army Weight Control Program?
AR 600-9
What circumference sites are used for taping male and female soldiers?
•Male- Abdomen and Neck
•Female- Neck, Waist and Hip (largest portion of the protruding buttock)
In regards to percent body fat, all personnel are encouraged to achieve the more stringent Department of Defense-wide goal of what?
Males - 18%
Females - 26%
What FM covers Physical Fitness Training?
FM 21-20
What are the three phases of physical conditioning?
1.Preparatory
2.Conditioning
3.Maintenance
What does FITT stand for?
Frequency,Intensity, Time, and Type (this acronym makes it easy to remember the key factors in the training program)
What are the three periods of a normal daily exercise routine?
1.Warm-up
2.Conditioning
3.Cool-down
What are the commands to get a unit from a normal line formation into an extended rectangular formation?
1.Extend to the left, march
2.Arms downward, move
3.Left, Face
4.Extend to the left, march
5.Arms downward, move
6.Right, face
7.From front to rear, count off
8.Even numbers to the left, uncover
What are the three phases of fitness conditioning?
1.Preparatory
2.Conditioning
3.Maintenance
Name the two physical fitness formations?
1.Extended Rectangular
2.Circular
What Army Regulation covers the wear and appearance of the military uniform?
AR 670-1
Why is the flag worn on the right shoulder of the Utility Uniform?
The flag is worn on the right shoulder to give the effect of the flag flying in the breeze as the wearer moves forward.
When is the only time that commercially designed protective headgear is authorized for wear with uniform?
When operating motorcycles, bicycles or like vehicles but once the travel is complete protective headgear must be removed and army headgear donned
When must Identification Tags be worn?
When directed by the commander, engaged in field training, in an aircraft, or OCONUS
How is the beret properly worn?
The beret is worn so that the headband (edge binding) is straight across the forehead, 1inch above the eyebrows. The flash is positioned over the left eye, and the excess material is draped over to the right ear, extending to at least the top of the ear, and no lower than the middle of the ear. Personnel will cut off the ends of the adjusting ribbon and secure the ribbon knot inside the edge binding at the back of the beret. When worn properly, the beret is formed to the shape of the head; therefore, soldiers may not wear hairstyles that cause distortion of the beret
Soldiers will wear headgear with the Army uniform except under which circumstances?
•Headgear is not required if it would interfere with the safe operation of military vehicles.
•The wear of military headgear is not required while in or on a privately owned vehicle (to include a motor cycle, bicycle, or convertible automobile), a commercial vehicle, or on public conveyance (such as a subway, train, plane, or bus).
•Soldiers will not wear headgear indoors unless under arms in an official capacity, or when directed by the commander, such as for indoor ceremonial activities.
•Male and female soldiers are not required to wear headgear to evening social events (after Retreat) when wearing the Army blue and white uniforms, the enlisted greendress uniform, the Army green maternity dress uniform (females only), or the mess and evening mess uniforms.
What is Sergeant's Business?
To train and lead soldiers
What are the commands to get a unit from a normal line formation into an extended rectangular formation?
1.Extend to the left, march
2.Arms downward, move
3.Left, Face
4.Extend to the left, march
5.Arms downward, move
6.Right, face
7.From front to rear, count off
8.Even numbers to the left, uncover
What are the three phases of fitness conditioning?
1.Preparatory
2.Conditioning
3.Maintenance
Name the two physical fitness formations?
1.Extended Rectangular
2.Circular
What Army Regulation covers the wear and appearance of the military uniform?
AR 670-1
Why is the flag worn on the right shoulder of the Utility Uniform?
The flag is worn on the right shoulder to give the effect of the flag flying in the breeze as the wearer moves forward.
When is the only time that commercially designed protective headgear is authorized for wear with uniform?
When operating motorcycles, bicycles or like vehicles but once the travel is complete protective headgear must be removed and army headgear donned
When must Identification Tags be worn?
When directed by the commander, engaged in field training, in an aircraft, or OCONUS
How is the beret properly worn?
The beret is worn so that the headband (edge binding) is straight across the forehead, 1inch above the eyebrows. The flash is positioned over the left eye, and the excess material is draped over to the right ear, extending to at least the top of the ear, and no lower than the middle of the ear. Personnel will cut off the ends of the adjusting ribbon and secure the ribbon knot inside the edge binding at the back of the beret. When worn properly, the beret is formed to the shape of the head; therefore, soldiers may not wear hairstyles that cause distortion of the beret
Soldiers will wear headgear with the Army uniform except under which circumstances?
•Headgear is not required if it would interfere with the safe operation of military vehicles.
•The wear of military headgear is not required while in or on a privately owned vehicle (to include a motor cycle, bicycle, or convertible automobile), a commercial vehicle, or on public conveyance (such as a subway, train, plane, or bus).
•Soldiers will not wear headgear indoors unless under arms in an official capacity, or when directed by the commander, such as for indoor ceremonial activities.
•Male and female soldiers are not required to wear headgear to evening social events (after Retreat) when wearing the Army blue and white uniforms, the enlisted greendress uniform, the Army green maternity dress uniform (females only), or the mess and evening mess uniforms.
4.1 Develop Project Charter
INPUTS
-Project statement of work
-Business case
-Contract
-EEF
-OPA

T&T-
-Expert judgment

OUTPUTS
-Project charter
When does enrollment in a weight control program begin?
On the day that the soldier is informed by the unit commander that he or she has been entered into a weight control program.
Tape measures used for taping should be made of what material?
The tape measures could be made of a non stretchable material, preferably fiberglass; cloth or steel tapes are unacceptable.
How often should soldiers in the weight control program weight in?
Monthly to measure progress
What regulation covers the Army Weight Control Program?
AR 600-9
What circumference sites are used for taping male and female soldiers?
•Male- Abdomen and Neck
•Female- Neck, Waist and Hip (largest portion of the protruding buttock)
In regards to percent body fat, all personnel are encouraged to achieve the more stringent Department of Defense-wide goal of what?
Males - 18%
Females - 26%
What FM covers Physical Fitness Training?
FM 21-20
What are the three phases of physical conditioning?
1.Preparatory
2.Conditioning
3.Maintenance
What does FITT stand for?
Frequency,Intensity, Time, and Type (this acronym makes it easy to remember the key factors in the training program)
What are the three periods of a normal daily exercise routine?
1.Warm-up
2.Conditioning
3.Cool-down
What does FM 6-22 cover?
Army Leadership
Define Leadership.
Leadership is influencing people by providing purpose, direction, and motivation while operating to accomplish the mission and improving the organization.
What is purpose?
Purpose gives subordinates the reason to act in order to achieve a desired outcome.
What is direction?
Providing clear direction involves communicating how to accomplish a mission: prioritizing tasks, assigning responsibility for completion, and ensuring subordinates understand the standard.
What is motivation?
Motivation supplies the will to do what is necessary to accomplish a mission.
Describe the "Be, Know and Do".
Army leadership begins with what the leader must BE, the values and attributes that shape a leader's character. Your skills are those things you KNOW how to do, your competence in everything from the technical side of your job to the people skills a leader requires. But character and knowledge while absolutely necessary are not enough. You cannot be effective, you cannot be a leader, until you apply what you know, until you act and DO what you must.
What are the three principal ways that leaders can develop others through which they provide knowledge and feedback?
1.Counseling
2.Coaching
3.Mentoring
A leader's effectiveness is dramatically enhanced by understanding and developing what areas?
1.Military Bearing
2.Physical Fitness
3.Confidence
4.Resilience
What is military bearing?
Projecting a commanding presence, a professional image of authority.
What are the Leader Actions?
1.Influencing - getting people (Soldiers, Army civilians, and multinational partners) to do what is necessary.
2.Operating - the actions taken to influence others to accomplish missions and to set the stage for future operations.
3.Improving - capturing and acting on important lessons of ongoing and completed projects and missions.
What are the Army Values?
•Loyalty
•Duty
•Respect
•Selfless Service
•Honor
•Integrity
•Personal Courage
Attributes of an Army leader can best be defined as what an Army leader is. What are the attributes of an Army leader?
1.A leader of character
2.A leader with presence
3.A leader with intellectual capacity
Core leader competencies are what an Army leader does. What are the core leader competencies?
1.An Army leader leads
2.An Army leader develops
3.An Army leader achieves.
What is counseling?
Counseling is the process used by leaders to review with a subordinate the subordinate's demonstrated performance and potential.
What are the three major categories of developmental counseling?
1.Event counseling
2.Performance counseling
3.Professional growth counseling
What are the 7 steps to problem solving?
1.ID the problem
2.Gather information
3.Develop criteria
4.Generate possible solutions
5.Analyze possible solutions
6.Compare possible solutions
7.Make and implement the decision
What are the team building stages?
1.Formation
2.Enrichment
3.Sustainment
Name some things in a unit that affect morale
•Mess
•Military justice
•Mail
•Supply
•Billets
What Field Manual covers counseling?
FM 6-22 Appendix B
What are the characteristics of effective counseling
1.Purpose: Clearly define the purpose of the counseling.
2.Flexibility: Fit the counseling style to the character of each subordinate and to the relationship desired.
3.Respect: View subordinates as unique, complex individuals, each with a distinct set of values, beliefs, and attitudes.
4.Communication: Establish open, two-way communication with subordinates using spoken language, nonverbal actions, gestures, and body language. Effective counselors listen more than they speak.
5.Support: Encourage subordinates through actions while guiding them through their problems.
What are the three approaches to counseling?
1.Directive
2.Non-directive
3.Combined
What are the 4 stages of the Counseling Process?
1.Identify the need for counseling.
2.Prepare for counseling.
3.Conduct counseling.
4.Follow up.
What is counseling?
Counseling is the process used by leaders to review with a subordinate the subordinate's demonstrated performance and potential.
How many human needs are there?
4 (Physical, Social, Security and Higher (Religious))
What are the 7 steps to problem solving?
1.ID the problem
2.Gather information
3.Develop criteria
4.Generate possible solutions
5.Analyze possible solutions
6.Compare possible solutions
7.Make and implement the decision
What form is used for counseling?
DA Form 4856 E
What Army Regulation prescribes the policies for completing evaluation reports that support the Evaluation Reporting System (ERS)?
AR 623-3
What will a rating chain for an NCO consist of?
•Rated NCO
•Rater
•Senior Rater
•Reviewer
How many types of NCOERs are there?
There are 7:

1.Annual
2.Change of Rater
3.Relief for Cause
4.Complete the Record
5.60 Day Rater Option
6.60 Day Senior Rater Option
7.Temporary Duty, Special Duty or Compassionate Reassignment
What forms are used for the NCOER?
•DA 2166-8-1, NCO Counseling Checklist/Record
•DA 2166-8, NCO Evaluation Report.
What AR covers military justice?
AR 27-10
How many articles are there in the UCMJ?
There are 146 Articles in the UCMJ. There are also sub-articles which total 12, nested within the UCMJ such as the following example: Article 106 deals with "Spies", but Article 106a Deals with "Espionage". It would be more accurate to state a total of 158 Articles in the UCMJ (The 146 Articles + 12 Sub-articles = 158)
What is a Field Grade Article 15?
An article 15 imposed by an O4 or above
What are the three classifications of article 15s?
1.Summarized
2.Company grade
3.Field grade
What are articles 77 through 134 of the UCMJ known as?
Punitive Articles
What are 3 types of Court martial?
1.Summary
2.Special
3.General
What Army Regulation covers the Code Of Conduct?
AR 350-30
How many articles are in the COC?
6
What is the first sentence Article 1?
"I am an American, fighting in the forces which guard my country and our way of life."
What does SERE stand for?
Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape
What was the reason that the COC was developed?
To provide a mental defense for U.S. POWs to use to resist enemy POW management practices
What are the three general orders?
1.I will guard everything within the limits of my post and quit my post only when properly relieved.
2.I will obey my special orders and perform all my duties in a military manner.
3.I will report violations of my special orders, emergencies, and anything not covered in my instructions to the Commander of the Relief.
What two types of orders can a guard receive?
1.General orders
2.Special orders
What Field Manual covers Guard duty?
FM 22-6
What is your chain of command as a guard?
1.Commander of the relief
2.Sergeant of the guard
3.Officer of the guard
4.Field officer of the day
5.Commanding officer at the level responsible for the guard mount
What are two types of guard duty?
1.Interior guard
2.Exterior guard
When are guards not required to salute?
No salute is given by a guard who is engaged in a specific duty, the performance of which prevents saluting.
What FM covers Drill and Ceremony?
FM 3-21.5
What are the three marching steps used in drill?
1.15in step
2.30in step
3.30in step, DOUBLE TIME 180 steps per minute
What are two prescribed formations for platoons?
1.line
2.column
What is the primary purpose of drill (drill and ceremony)?
The purpose of drill is to enable a commander or non-commissioned officer to move his unit from one place to another in an orderly manner; to aid in disciplinary training by instilling habits of precision and response to the leader’s orders;and to provide for the development of all soldiers in the practice of commandingtroops.
What are the 4 rest positions that can be given at the halt?
1.Parade rest
2.Stand at ease
3.At ease
4.Rest
How many steps per minute is quick time
120 steps per minute
How many steps per minute is double time?
180 steps per minute
What 4 movements in marching require a 15-inch step?
1.Half step
2.Left step
3.Right step
4.Backward march
What Army regulation covers Salutes, honors and visits of courtesy?
AR 600-25
Salutes are not required to be rendered or returned when the senior or subordinate, or both are what?
•In civilian attire.
•Engaged in routine work if the salute would interfere.
•Carrying articles with both hands so occupied as to make saluting impracticable.
•Working as a member of a detail, or engaged in sports or social functions where saluting would present a safety hazard.
•In public places such as theaters, churches, and in public conveyances.
•In the ranks of a formation.
What do the colors on the flag represent?
•Red-Hardiness and Valor
•White-Purity and Innocence
•Blue- Vigilance, Preservation and Justice
When the national flag is worn out, how is it disposed of?
The section of the flag with the stars is cut from the flag and then both pieces are burned together
What does the Hoist and Fly of a flag mean?
The Hoist is the width of a flag (vertical edge measured from top to bottom); the Fly is the length of the flag (horizontal edge, measured from left to right)
Name the 3 types of flags normally flown and their sizes
•Storm- 5ft x 9 and 1/2 ft
•Post- 8ft 11 3/8 inches x 17 ft
•Garrison- 20 ft x 38 ft
What are some places that the flag is flown 24 hours a day by specific legal authority as of January 1966?
•US Capitol in Washington, DC
•Fort McHenry National Monument, Flag House Square in Baltimore, MD
•Francis Scott Keys Grave
•The World War Memorial in Worcester, Massachusetts
What are the 5 basic US flags used by the Army?
•Garrison
•Post
•Field
•Storm
•Interment
What is the number one principle of peacetime training?
Replicate battlefield conditions
Which FM covers Battle Focused Training?
FM 7-1.
What is the AAR?
The AAR is a structured review process that allows training participants to discover for themselves what happened, why it happened, and how it can be done better.
What are the five basic fundamentals that commanders and leaders must use?
1.Move
2.Shoot
3.Communicate
4.Sustain
5.Secure.
Name the four elements of TADSS.
1.Training aids
2.Devices
3.Simulators
4.Simulations.
What is the Army training standard?
The standard for the Army is to train and maintain to the published standards in Technical Manuals (TMs) -10 and -20.
What Army Field Manual is called "Training The Force"
FM 7-0
What is the Army's number one priority?
Training
What are the three types of training plans?
1.Long-range
2.Short-range
3.Near-term
What does the term METL stand for?
Mission Essential Task List
What are the codes used to rate task proficiency?
•"T" = trained
•"P" = needs practice
•"U" = untrained
What is the Field Manual for map reading and land navigation?
FM 3-25.26
What are the basic colors of a map, and what does each color represent?
•Black - Indicates cultural (man-made) features such as buildings and roads, surveyed spot elevations, and all labels.
•Red-Brown - The colors red and brown are combined to identify cultural features, all relief features, non-surveyed spot elevations, and elevation, such as contour lines on red-light readable maps.
•Blue - Identifies hydrography or water features such as lakes, swamps, rivers, and drainage.
•Green - Identifies vegetation with military significance, such as woods, orchards, and vineyards.
•Brown - Identifies all relief features and elevation, such as contours on older edition maps, and cultivated land on red-light readable maps.
•Red - Classifies cultural features, such as populated areas, main roads, and boundaries, on older maps.
•Other - Occasionally other colors may be used to show special information. These are indicated in the marginal information as a rule.
What are 3 types of contour lines?
1.Index
2.Intermediate
3.Supplementary
How many Norths are there on a military map?
Three:

1.True north
2.Magnetic north
3.Grid north
What are 5 major terrain features found on a map?
1.Hill
2.Ridge
3.Valley
4.Saddle
5.Depression
What are the 3 minor terrain features found on a military map?
1.Draw
2.Spur
3.Cliff
What are the 2 supplementary terrain features found on a military map?
1.Cut
2.Fill
What is a map?
A map is a graphic representation of a portion of the earth’s surface drawn to scale, as seen
from above.
Name two ways to hold a compass?
1.Compass-to-Cheek Method
2.Center-Hold Method
In military symbols, what colors are used for a map overlay and what do they represent?
•Blue- Friendly forces
•Red-Enemy forces
•Black- boundaries
•Yellow-contaminated area both friendly and enemy
•Green- engineer obstacles, both friendly and enemy
What are the three elements for a land navigation process known as Dead Reckoning?
1.Known starting point
2.Known distance
3.Known azimuth
What is the object of first aid?
1.To stop bleeding
2.Overcome shock
3.Relieve pain
4.Prevent infection
What FM covers first aid for soldiers?
FM 4-25.11
What are the lifesaving steps? (The ABC's of medical treatment)
1.Open the airway and restore breathing
2.Stop the bleeding / Protect the wound
3.Prevent shock
Name 3 categories of heat injuries
1.Heat cramps
2.Heat exhaustion
3.Heat stroke
What are the signs and symptoms of heat cramps?
1.Cramping in the extremities (arms and legs)
2.Abdominal Cramps (stomach)
3.Excessive Sweating
What are the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion?
1.Excessive sweating with pale, moist, cool skin
2.Headache
3.Weakness
4.Dizziness
5.Loss of appetite
6.Cramping
7.Nausea (with or without vomiting)
8.Urge to defecate
9.Chills (Gooseflesh)
10.Rapid Breathing
11.Tingling of Hands/Feet
12.Confusion
What are the three types of bleeding?
1.Arterial- Blood is bright red and will spurt with each heart beat
2.Venous- Blood is dark red and flows in a steady stream
3.Capillary- Blood oozes from the wound
Name 4 common points for checking pulse
1.Carotid- The side of the neck
2.Femoral- The groin
3.Radial- The wrist
4.Posterial Tibial- Ankle
What is the treatment for shock?“P.E.L.C.R.N.” (Pronounced Pell-Crin)
•Position the casualty on their back
•Elevate the Legs
•Loosen clothing at neck waist or wherever it is binding
•Climatize (prevent too hot or too cold)
•Reassure (keep the casualty calm)
•Notify medical personnel (Help, Get a medic!!)
What are the 8 steps in evaluating a casualty?
Check for:

•Responsiveness
•Breathing
•Pulse
•Bleeding
•Shock
•Fractures
•Burns
•Possible concussions (head injuries)
Name the four types of burns
1.Thermal
2.Electrical
3.Chemical
4.Laser
What does JSLIST stand for?
Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology
What does MOPP stand for?
Mission Oriented Protective Posture
What forms do Chemical Agents come in?
•Vapors
•Solids
•Liquids
•Gases
What are the 4 types of Chemical agents?
1.Nerve
2.Blister
3.Blood
4.Choking
What are the 4 types of waste?
1.Human
2.Liquid
3.Garbage
4.Rubbish
What are the 5 "F"s of Field Sanitation?
1.Fingers
2.Feces
3.Flies
4.Foods
5.Fluids
What Field Manual covers Physical Security?
FM 3-19.30
What are the two primary concerns of Physical Security?
Prevention and Protection. Both serve the interests of people, equipment and property.
What AR covers security?
AR 380-5
Name Some Counterintelligence measures
•Use of sign and countersign
•Camouflage
•Recon
•Noise and light discipline
•OPSEC training
What are the 5 S's that apply to POWs?
1.Search
2.Segregate
3.Silence
4.Speed
5.Safeguard
What are the 4 levels of Maintenance?
1.Unit
2.Direct support (DS)
3.General support (GS)
4.Depot
What is a DD Form 314?
Preventative Maintenance Schedule and Record
What forms are contained in the equipment record folder when the vehicle is dispatched?
•DA Form 2404 or DA Form 5988 E- Equipment inspection and maintenance worksheet
•DA Form 2408-14 (only if something is deferred or on order for the equipment)
•SF 91- Operator's report of motor vehicle accident
•DD Form 518- Accident ID card
•DA Form 5987 E or DD Form 1970- Vehicle utilization record
What does the Acronym MAIT stand for?
Maintenance Assistance and Instruction Team
What are five methods of communication?
1.Radio
2.Sound
3.Visual
4.Messenger
5.Wire
List 5 factors that affect the range of radio equipment?
•Weather
•Terrain
•Antenna
•Power
•Location
What does SINCGARS stand for?
SINgle Channel Ground/Airborne Radio System
What survival concept does each letter in the word SURVIVAL stand for?
S- Size up the situation
U- Use all your senses
R- Remember where you are
V- Vanquish fear and panic
I- Improvise
V-Value living
A- Act like the natives
L- Live by your wits, but for now learn basic skills
What is the FM that covers "Survival"?
FM 3-05.70
What are the 9 common senses of Dehydration? (You may only have to name about 5 in a board)
1.Dark urine with a very strong odor
2.Dark, Sunken eyes
3.Low urine output
4.Fatigue
5.Loss of skin elasticity
6.Emotional instability
7.Thirst
8."Trench line" down center of tongue
9.Delayed capillary refill in the fingernail beds
What are the basic rules for water consumption in an arid area?
•At temperatures below 100 degrees Fahrenheit, drink one pint of water every hour.
•At temperatures above 100 degrees Fahrenheit, drink one quart of water every hour
What are the three types of operation orders?
1.Warning Order
2.Fragamentary Order
3.Operation Order.
What are the five parts to a combat order?
1.Situation
2.Mission
3.Execution
4.Support
5.Command & Control.