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Salutes are not required to be rendered or returned when the senior or subordinate, or both are what?
1. In civilian attire
2. Engaged in routine work if the salute would interfere
3. Carrying articles with both hands so occupied as to make saluting impractical
4. Working as a member of a detail, or engaged in sports or social functions where saluting would present a safety hazard
5. In public places such as theaters, churches, and in public conveyances
6. In the ranks of a formation
What is a review?
1. Honor a visiting, high-ranking commander, official, or dignitary, and or permit them to observe the state of training of a command
2. Present decorations and awards
3. Honor or recognize unit or indivual achievements
4. Commemorate events
What is the primary purpose of drill and ceremony?
The purpose of drill is to enable a commander or noncommissioned 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 commanding troops
What is cover?
Aligning yourself directly behind the man to your immediate front, while maintaining correct distance
Define Cadence.
The uniform rhythym in which a movement is executed, or the number of steps or counts per minute at which a movement is executed.
What is Close Interval?
The lateral space between soldiers, measured from right to left by the soldier on the right placing the heel of his left hand on his hip, even with the top of the belt line, fingers and thumb joined and extended downward, with his elbow in line with the body and touching the arm of the soldeir to his left.
What is Double Interval?
The lateral space between soldiers, measured from right to left by raising both arms shoulder high with the fingers extended and joined (palms down) so that fingertips are touching the fingertips of the soldiers to the right and to the left.
What is Normal Interval?
The lateral space between soldiers, measured from right to left by the soldier on the right holding his left arm shoulder high, fingers and thumb extended and joined, with the tip of his middle finger touching the right shoulder of the soldier to his left.
What is a guidon?
A guidon is a swallow-tailed flag carried by companies, batteries, troops, and certain detachments.
What is the "Blue Book"?
A drill manual used by Baron von Steuben (a former Prussian Officer)to train the colonial army. It preceded the FM 3-21.5. It was known as "The regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States." This book was the first Army Field Manual.
What will replace the Nerve Agent Antidote Kit based on shelf life expiration dates?
The Antidote Treatment, Nerve Agent Autoinjector.
What Field Manual covers NBC Operations?
FM 3-11
What Field Manual covers NBC Protection?
FM 3-11.4
What Field Manual covers NBC Decontamination?
FM 3-5
What is FM 3-7?
NBC Handbook
What are the three levels of Decontamination?
1. Immediate
2. Operational
3. Thorough
What are Flash Burns?
Direct burns produced by the flash of thermal radiation from the fireball
An NBC-1 report is used to determine what?
The initial detection of NBC weapons usage by the enemy
What FM covers Nuclear Contamination Avoidance?
FM 3-11.3
What is meant by Biological Warfare?
The intentional use by an enemy, of germs or toxins, to cause death and disease among personnel, animals, plants, or more rarely, to deteriorate material.
What does FM 3-3 cover?
Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Contamination Avoidance
Chemical agents are classified by the U.S. into 3 categories, name them
1. Persistent
2. Non-persistent
3. Dusty
What is the color of the Chemical Contamination marker?
Yellow with GAS in red letters
What are the basic colors of a map, and what does each color represent?
1. Black-man-made features
2. Red-brown-cultural features, all relief features, non-surveyed spot elevations, and elevation.
3. Blue-hydrography or water features.
4. Green-vegetation with military significance.
5. Brown-all relief feature and elevation
6. Red-cultural features
7. Other-indicated in the marginal information
What are military symbols?
Figures used to represent types of military organizations, installations, and activities
What are contour lines?
Imaginary lines that represent high and low ground elevation.
What are 3 types of contour lines?
1. Index
2. Intermediate
3. Supplementary
What is vertical distance?
The distance between the highest and lowest points measured.
What do topographic symbols represent?
Man-made and natural features
In military symbols, what colors are used for a map overlay and what do they represent?
1. Blue-friendly forces
2. Red-enemy forces
3. Black-boundaries
4. Yellow-contaminated area
5. Green-engineer obstacles
What is a polar coordinate?
Plotting or locating an unkown point using an azimuth and a distance from a known starting point