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AN ELEMENT THAT ENABLES A SEA DEPENDENT NATION TO PROJECT ITS POLITICAL, ECONOMIC, AND MILITARY STRENGTHS SEAWARD IS KNOWN AS?
SEA POWER
THE TRUE STRENGTH OF SEA POWER CAN ONLY BE MEASURED IN TERMS OF A NATION'S ABILITY TO USE THE SEA TO FURTHER ITS
NATIONAL OBJECTIVES
IT IS MORE FEASIBLE TO SEND NAVAL FORCES, IN COMPARISON TO OTHER MILITARY FORCES, INTO CRISIS AREAS FOR WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING REASONS?
WORLDWIDE COMMITMENTS
WHAT ARE THE THREE FUNDAMENTAL PILLARS ON WHICH UNITED STATES MILITARY STRATEGY RESTS?
DETERRENCE, FORWARD DEFENSE, AND ALLIANCE SOLIDARITY
WHAT RESPONSES COULD THE U.S. TAKE IN THE EVEN OF AGGRESSION BY A POTENTIAL ENEMY?
MEET FORCE WITH FORCE

CONTROL THE DURATION OF THE FIGHTING

INCREASE THE INTENSITY OF THE CONFLICT
THE NAVY HAS THE ABLILITY TO OUTLAST ANY AGGRESSOR WITH
SECURE SEA LANES
IN TIME OF EMERGENCY THE NAVY MUST BE ABLE TO VENTURE INTO HARMS WAY. TRUE OR FALSE?
TRUE
WHAT ARE THE COMPONENTS OF THE TRIAD OF STRATEGIC NUCLEAR FORCES?
INTERCONTINENTAL BALLISTIC MISSLES

SEA LAUCHED BALLISTIC MISSLES

LONG RANGE BOMBERS
WAHT IS THE MOST FLEXIBLE ELEMENT OF THE TRIAD
LONG RANGE BOMBERS
WHAT IS THE SOLE MISSION AND FUNDAMENTAL REASON FOR THE EXIXTENCE OF THE FLEET BALLISTIC MISSLE SUBMARINE?
TO DETER WAR
THE TRIAD HAS BEEN DEVELOPED AND MAINTAINED FOR WHAT PURPOSE?
TO DETER NUCLEAR ATTACK
SHIPS OF THE SECOND FLEET PATROL SOME OF THE WORLD'S MOST IMPORTANT TRADE ROUTES. IN WHAT AREA OF THE WORLD DOES THE SECOND FLEET NORMALLY PATROL?
WESTERN ATLANTIC
WHAT FLEET WOULD YOU FIND IN THE WESTERN PACIFIC AND INDIAN OCEAN REGIONS?
SEVENTH
WHAT TERM DEFINES AN ATTACK THAT IS INTENDED TO INFLICT DAMAGE TO, SEIZE, OR DESTROY AN OBJECTIVE?
STRIKE
WHAT CHARACTERISTIC OF A STRIKE FORCE IS ONE OF ITS GREATEST ASSETS?
MOBILITY
WHAT TASK FORCES ARE ORGANIZED PRIMARILY FOR STRIKE FORCE OPERATIONS?
CARRIER

SURFACE

SUBMARINE
THE PRIMARY MISSION OF OUR SUBMARINE FORCE IS TO DESTROY WHICH TYPE OF ENEMY SHIPS?
SUBMARINES
THE FIRST FLEET BALLISTIC MISSLE SUBMARINE WAS LAUCHED IN WHAT YEAR?
1959
WHE THE TERM TRIDENT IS USED, IT IS UNDERSTOOD TO INCLUDE WHAT ELEMENTS?
SUBMARINE
MISSLE
BASE
TRIDENT 1 MISSLES HAVE A MULTIPLE WARHEAD CAPABILITY AND A MAXIMUM RANGE OF HOW MANY NAUTICAL MILES?
4,000
THE DESTRUCTION OR NEUTRALIZATION OF ENEMY TARGETS ASHORE THROUGH THE USE OF CONVENTIONAL OR NUCLEAR WEAPONS.
STRIKE
THE DESTRUCTION OR NEQUTRALIZATION OF ENEMY SURFACE COMBATANTS AND MERCHANT SHIPS
ANTISURFACE SHIP
NAVAL OPERATIONS GENERALLY ACCEPTED AS BEING NONCONVENTIONAL IN NATURE
SPECIAL
THIS TYPE OF WARFARE PREVENTS THE EFFECTIVE USE OF CARGO CARRYING VESSELS BY THE ENEMY
ANTISURFACE SHIP
CORRECTLY INTERPRETED, THIS TYPE OF WARFARE PERMITS MILITARY DECISIONS TO BE BASED ON ACCURATE KNOWLEDGE OF THE ENEMYS'S FORCES AND CAPABILITIES
INTELLIGENCE
WHAT TYPE OF WARFARE ASSISTS IN DETECTING AND TARGETINGHOSTILE FORCES AND MAKING IT MORE DIFFICULT FOR THE ENEMY TO DETECT AND TARGET FRIENDLY FORCES?
ELECTRONIC
ANTISHIP MISSILES CAN BE LAUNCHED SEVERAL HUNDRED MILES FROM THE TARGET. FROM WHAT PLATFORMS CAN THE BE LAUNCED?
AIRCRAFT
SUBMARINES
SURFACE SHIPS