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Terrorist ____ vary in sophistication according to the level of training the individual or group has received
tactics
Under Terrorist Force Protection Conditions, please name the Force Protection condition- Declared when a general threat of possible terrorist activity is directed toward installation, vessels or personnel, the nature of which are unpredictable and where circumstances do not justify full implementation of FP condition BRAVO
SAMPLE ANSWER: ALPHA
Under terrorist attack methodology- (please enter what phase is discussed in the statement) Once a terrorist or terrorist group decides to conduct an attack they begin the process of target selection.
The following answers are acceptable:
• Target Operations
• Phase One- Target Operations
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the 4 DOD threat levels)- Terrorist groups are present but there is no indication of anti-U.S. activty. The operating environment favors the host nation
Moderate
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the 4 DOD threat levels)- No terrorist group is detected or the group activity is nonthreatening
Low
This type of terrorist activity involves a building or object that has value in the eyes of the audience.
• [A] hostage taking
• [B] seizure (correct answer)
• [C] raids
• [D] kidnapping
[B] seizure
A ___ group's selection of targets and tactics is often a function of the group's affiliation, level of training, organization, sophistication and opportunity
terrorists
A critical factor in understanding terrorism is the ______ impact of the terrorist act on an audience other than the victim
emotional
This type of terrorist activity is sometimes employed as a means of escape, is normally carried out to produce a spectacular hostage situation.
hijacking
This type of activities on facilities are usually undertaken for one of three purposes: to gain access to radion or television broadcast capabilities in order to make a statementl; to demonstrate the government's inability to secure critical facilities or national symbols; or to acquire resources.
The following answers are acceptable:
• Raids
• Attacks
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the 4 DOD threat levels)-An anti-U.S. terrorist group is operationally active and uses large casualty producing attacks as their preferred method of operation. There is substantial DOD presence and the operation environment favors the terrorist.
High
"This" is the crime of maliciously setting fire to a building or the property of another person. (1 pt)
• [A] Bombing
• [B] Arson (correct answer)
• [C] raids
• [D] weapons of mass destruction
• [B] Arson (correct answer)
Under Terrorist Force Protection Conditions, please name the Force Protection condition- Declared when a terroist attack has occured in the immediate area or intelligence indicates a terrorist action against a specific location or person is likely. Declared only as a localized warning
DELTA
Under terrorist attack methodology- (please enter what phase is discussed in the statement)- Based on the phase two surveillance, the terrorist selects a target, or set of targets
Phase Three- Target Selection
NWP 3-07.2 Chapter 2, the Terrorist Threat

Tools




Terrorist vary in sophistication according to the level of training the individual or group has received (1 pt)
Answer(s):
tactics



Under Terrorist Force Protection Conditions, please name the Force Protection condition- Declared when a general threat of possible terrorist activity is directed toward installation, vessels or personnel, the nature of which are unpredictable and where circumstances do not justify full implementation of FP condition BRAVO (1 pt)
Sample answer:
ALPHA

• This question is not automatically graded.



Under terrorist attack methodology- (please enter what phase is discussed in the statement) Once a terrorist or terrorist group decides to conduct an attack they begin the process of target selection.
(1 pt)
The following answers are acceptable:
• Target Operations
• Phase One- Target Operations



Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the 4 DOD threat levels)- Terrorist groups are present but there is no indication of anti-U.S. activty. The operating environment favors the host nation (1 pt)
Sample answer:
Moderate

• This question is not automatically graded.



Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the 4 DOD threat levels)- No terrorist group is detected or the group activity is nonthreatening (1 pt)
Sample answer:
Low

• This question is not automatically graded.



This type of terrorist activity involves a building or object that has value in the eyes of the audience. (1 pt)
• [A] hostage taking
• [B] seizure (correct answer)
• [C] raids
• [D] kidnapping



A group's selection of targets and tactics is often a function of the group's affiliation, level of training, organization, sophistication and opportunity (1 pt)
Answer(s):
terrorists



A critical factor in understanding terrorism is the impact of the terrorist act on an audience other than the victim (1 pt)
Answer(s):
emotional



This type of terrorist activity is sometimes employed as a means of escape, is normally carried out to produce a spectacular hostage situation. (1 pt)
Answer(s):
hijacking



This type of activities on facilities are usually undertaken for one of three purposes: to gain access to radion or television broadcast capabilities in order to make a statementl; to demonstrate the government's inability to secure critical facilities or national symbols; or to acquire resources.
(1 pt)
The following answers are acceptable:
• Raids
• Attacks



Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the 4 DOD threat levels)-An anti-U.S. terrorist group is operationally active and uses large casualty producing attacks as their preferred method of operation. There is substantial DOD presence and the operation environment favors the terrorist. (1 pt)
Sample answer:
High

• This question is not automatically graded.



"This" is the crime of maliciously setting fire to a building or the property of another person. (1 pt)
• [A] Bombing
• [B] Arson (correct answer)
• [C] raids
• [D] weapons of mass destruction



Under Terrorist Force Protection Conditions, please name the Force Protection condition- Declared when a terroist attack has occured in the immediate area or intelligence indicates a terrorist action against a specific location or person is likely. Declared only as a localized warning (1 pt)
Sample answer:
DELTA

• This question is not automatically graded.



Under terrorist attack methodology- (please enter what phase is discussed in the statement)- Based on the phase two surveillance, the terrorist selects a target, or set of targets
(1 pt)
Answer(s):
Phase Three- Target Selection



In "type" of warfare, actions are taken to achieve information superiority by affecting adversary information, information-based processes, information systems and computer based networks while leveraging and defending one's own information, information systems and computer based networks
Information Warfare
Terrorist ___ vary in sophistication according to the level of training the individual or group has received
tactics
Under Terrorist Force Protection Conditions, please name the Force Protection condition- Declared when a general threat of possible terrorist activity is directed toward installation, vessels or personnel, the nature of which are unpredictable and where circumstances do not justify full implementation of FP condition BRAVO
ALPHA
Under terrorist attack methodology- (please enter what phase is discussed in the statement) Once a terrorist or terrorist group decides to conduct an attack they begin the process of target selection.
• Target Operations
• Phase One- Target Operations
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the 4 DOD threat levels)- Terrorist groups are present but there is no indication of anti-U.S. activty. The operating environment favors the host nation
Moderate
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the 4 DOD threat levels)- No terrorist group is detected or the group activity is nonthreatening
Low
This type of terrorist activity involves a building or object that has value in the eyes of the audience.
• [A] hostage taking
• [B] seizure (correct answer)
• [C] raids
• [D] kidnapping
• [B] seizure
A ___ group's selection of targets and tactics is often a function of the group's affiliation, level of training, organization, sophistication and opportunity (1 pt)
Answer(s):
terrorists
A critical factor in understanding terrorism is the ___ impact of the terrorist act on an audience other than the victim
emotional
This type of terrorist activity is sometimes employed as a means of escape, is normally carried out to produce a spectacular hostage situation.
hijacking
This type of activities on facilities are usually undertaken for one of three purposes: to gain access to radion or television broadcast capabilities in order to make a statementl; to demonstrate the government's inability to secure critical facilities or national symbols; or to acquire resources.
The following answers are acceptable:
• Raids
• Attacks
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the 4 DOD threat levels)-An anti-U.S. terrorist group is operationally active and uses large casualty producing attacks as their preferred method of operation. There is substantial DOD presence and the operation environment favors the terrorist.
High
"This" is the crime of maliciously setting fire to a building or the property of another person. (1 pt)
• [A] Bombing
• [B] Arson (correct answer)
• [C] raids
• [D] weapons of mass destruction
• [B] Arson (correct answer)
Under Terrorist Force Protection Conditions, please name the Force Protection condition- Declared when a terroist attack has occured in the immediate area or intelligence indicates a terrorist action against a specific location or person is likely. Declared only as a localized warning
DELTA
Under terrorist attack methodology- (please enter what phase is discussed in the statement)- Based on the phase two surveillance, the terrorist selects a target, or set of targets
Phase Three- Target Selection
In "type" of warfare, actions are taken to achieve information superiority by affecting adversary information, information-based processes, information systems and computer based networks while leveraging and defending one's own information, information systems and computer based networks
Information Warfare
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the DOD threat level assement methodology)- Recently demonstrated anti-US activity or stated or assessed intent to conduct such activity.
Activity
Under terrorist attack methodology- (please enter what phase is discussed in the statement)- Detailed and often long term, surveillance is then conducted against the chosen potential target(s)
The following answers are acceptable:
• Detailed Surveillance
• Phase Four- Detailed Surveillance
This terrorist activity is usually a covert seizure of one or more specific persons in order to exact specific demands (1 pt)
• [A] Hostage
• [B] Hijacking
• [C] skyjacking
• [D] kidnapping (correct answer)
• [D] kidnapping (correct answer)
Terrorist threat levels do not address when a ____ attack will occur and do not specify a Force Protection condition status.
terrorist
This type of terrorist activity is an overt seizure of one or more indivduals with the intent of gaining publicity or other concessions in return for release of the hostages. (1 pt)
• [A] Hostage taking (correct answer)
• [B] Hijacking
• [C] Skyjacking
• [D] Seizure
• [A] Hostage taking (correct answer)
Under terrorist attack methodology- (please enter what phase is discussed in the statement)- The attack plan will be developed, the attack team assembled and trained and logistics preparation made
The following answers are acceptable:
• Traing and Preparation
• Phase five - Training and Preparation
Under Terrorist Force Protection Conditions, please name the Force Protection condition- Applies when a general threat of possible terrorist activy exists but warrants only a routine secuirity posture.
NORMAL
DEFFINITION OF ____: A term generally applied to the killing of promiment persons and symbolic enemies as well as traitors who defect from the group.
Assassination
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the DOD threat level assement methodology)- The circumstances of a the country under consideration
Operating environment
What are the intelligence's system for articulating and categorzing the terrorist threat worldwide?
threat levels
DEFFINITION ___: The bomb, or improvised explosive device (IED) is the terrorist's weapon of choice
Bombing
Under terrorist attack methodology- (please enter what phase is discussed in the statement)- One phase five is accomplished the terrorists wait for the right set of circumstances to make their attack
The following answers are acceptable:
• The Attack
• Phase Six - The Attack
Under Terrorist Force Protection Conditions, please name the Force Protection condition- Declared when a increaed threat and more predictable threat of terrorist activity exists.
BRAVO
---- have accounted for over one half or all recorded international terrorist attacks since 1938.
Bombings
Terrorists _____ may include attracting publicity for a group's cause, demonstrating the group's power or the existing government's lack of power, extracting revenge or causing government overreaction.
objectives
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the 4 DOD threat levels)- An anti-U.S. terrorist group is operationally active and attacks personnel as their preferred method of operation, or a group uses large casualty producing attacks as their preferred method and limited operational activity. The operating environment is neutral
Significant
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the DOD threat level assement methodology)- Actions indicative of preparations for specific terrorist operations
Intentions
Under terrorist attack methodology- (please enter what phase is discussed in the statement) During this phase each of the potential targets will receive some degree of light surveillance to determine its acceptability for further consideration.
The following answers are acceptable:
• Selection Surveillance
• Phase Two- Selection Surveillance
Under Terrorist Force Protection Conditions, please name the Force Protection condition- Declared when an incident occurs or intelligence is recieved indicating that some form of terrorist action against installations, vessels or personnnel is imminent.
CHARLIE
This terrorist activity is the destruction of property or obstruction of normal operations or treacherous action to defeat or hinder a cause or endeavor. (1 pt)
• [A] Seizure
• [B] Bombing
• [C] Sabotage (correct answer)
• [D] Information warfare
• [C] Sabotage (correct answer)
Under Terrorist Levels (Please name the DOD threat level assement methodology)- The acquired, assessed or demonstrated level of capability to conduct terrorist attacks
Operational capability