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WHAT 2 PLACES OF THE MAP IS THE SHEET NAME LOCATED?
CENNTER UPPER MARGIN
LEFT OR RIGHT SIDE OF LOWER MARGIN
IN WHAT 2 PLACES IS THE SHEET NUMBER LOCATED?
UPPER RIGHT MARGIN
LOWER LEFT MARGIN
WHAT 2 PLACES CAN YOU FIND THE SCALE ON THE MAP?
UPPER LEFT MARGIN
CENTER LOWER MARGIN
WHAT IS AN ELEVATION GUIDE AND WHERE CAN YOU FIND IT ON THE MAP?
MINATURE CHARACTERIZATION OF TERRAIN THAT IS FOUND IN THE LOWER RIGHT MARGIN.
WHAT IS THE DECLINATION DIAGRAM AND WHERE IS IT LOCATED?
THE ANGULAR RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN TRUE NORTH, GRID NORTH AND MAGNETIC NORTH, LOCATED IN LOWER MARGIN.
WHAT IS A BAR SCALE AND WHERE IS IT LOCATED?
CONVERTS MAP DISTANCE TO GROUND DISTANCE, LOCATED CENTER LOWER MARGIN.
WHAT IS A LEGEND AND WHERE IS IT LOCATED?
IDENTIFIES SYMBOLS ON MAP, LOCATED IN LOWER LEFT MARGIN.
WHAT ARE GRID LINES?
A SERIES OF STRAIGHT LINES INTERSECTED BY RIGHT ANGLES FORMING A SERIES OF SQUARES.
WHAT ARE GRID SQUARES?
THEY INTERSECT AT THE RIGHT ANGLES OF THE HOROZITONAL AND VERTICAL GRID LINES.
WHAT IS THE BASIC MAP READING RULE?
READ RIGHT THEN UP.
A 4 DIGIT COORDINATE LOCATES A POINT WITHIN WHAT SQUARE METERS?
1000 SQUARE METERS.
A 6 DIGIT COORDINATE LOCATES A POINT WITHIN WHAT SQUARE METERS?
100 SQUARE METERS.
AN 8 DIGIT COORDINATE LOCATES A POINT WITHIN WHAT SQUARE METERS?
10 SQUARE METERS.
DEFINE TRUE NORTH?
ANY LINE ON THE EARTHS SURFACE POINTING TO THE NORTH POLE, CAN BE FOUND BY USING NORTH STAR.
TRUE NORTH IS ILLUSTRATED WITH WHAT SYMBOL?
A LINE ENDING WITH A STAR.
DEFINE MAGNETIC NORTH?
THE DIRECTION POINTED BY THE LENSATIC COMPASS DUE TO THE EARTHS MAGNETIC FIELD.
WHAT IS THE SYMBOL THAT ILLUSTRATES MAGNETIC NORTH?
A LINE ENDING WITH A HALF ARROWHEAD.
DEFINE GRID NORTH?
BASE LINE ESTABLISHED BY THE VERTICAL LINES ON THE MAP.
LIST THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF TERRAIN FEATURES?
HILL
RIDGE
SADDLE
FINGER/SPUR
DRAW
DEPRESSION
DEFINE HILL AND WHAT DOES IT LOOK LIKE?
AN AREA OF HIGH GROUND, CONTOUR LINES FORMING CONCENTRIC CIRCLES
DEFINE RIDGE AND WHAT DOES IT LOOK LIKE?
A SERIES OF HILL CONNECTED TO EACH OTHER.
DEFINE SADDLE AND WHAT DOES IT LOOK LIKE?
A DIP OR LOW POINT BETWEEN 2 AREAS OF HIGHER GROUND, AN HOUR GLASS OR FIGURE 8 CONTOUR LINES.
DEFINE FINGER/SPUR AND WHAT DOES IT LOOK LIKE?
A SHORT CONTINOUS SLOPING LINE OF HIGHER GROUND. A U OR V POINTING AWAY FROM HIGHER GROUND.
DEFINE DRAW AND WHAT DOES IT LOOK LIKE?
A SHORT CONTINOUS SLOPING LINE OF LOWER GROUND. A U OR V POINTING TOWARD HIGHER GROUND.
DEFINE DEPRESSION AND WHAT DOES IT LOOK LIKE?
A LOW POINT IN THE GROUND, CLOSED CONTOUR LINES WITH TICK MARKS.
LIST THE PARTS OF A LENSATIC COMPASS?
COVER
BASE
FLOATING DIAL
GLASS ENCASEMENT
BEZEL RING
THUMB LOOP
REAR SIGHT
LENS
REAR SIGHT SLOT
DEFINE COVER?
PROTECTS THE FLOATING DIAL AND GLASS ENCASEMENT.
WHAT DOES THE COVER CONTAIN?
THE SIGHTING WIRE AND 2 LUMINOUS SIGHTING DOTS.
WHAT DOES A BASE CONSIST OF?
FLOATING DIAL
GLASS ENCASEMENT
BEZEL RING
THUMB LOOP
REAR SIGHT
REAR SIGHT SLOT
WHAT DOES THE FLOATING DIAL CONTAIN?
THE MAGNETIC NEEDLE.
WHAT DO THE BLACK AND RED LINES MEAN ON THE COMPASS?
OUTER BLACK DENOTES MILS
INNER RED DENOTES DEGREES
HOW MANY CLICKS ARE IN A BEZEL RING AND HOW MANY DEGREES DOES A CLICK EQUAL TO?
120 CLICKS AND 3 DEGREES PER CLICK.
THER REAR SIGHT MUST BE OPEN HOW MANY DEGREES TO ALLOW THE DIAL TO FLOAT FREELY?
AT LEAST 45 DEGREES.
HOW DO YOU CONVERT A MAGNETIC AZIMUTH TO A GRID AZIMUTH?
ADD THE G-M ANGLE.
WHAT 2 TECHNIQUES DO YOU USE TO ORIENT A MAP?
COMPASS
TERRAIN ASSOCIATION
WHAT 3 TECHNIQUES DO YOU USE TO DETERMINE YOUR POSITION?
LOCATE BY INSPECTION
ONE POINT RESECTION
TWO POINT RESECTION