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72 Cards in this Set

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Working together in Joint Warfare constitutes what concept?
Competent joint war fighters must be skilled in thinking about all of the following except
conducting force shaping training
Which value does not have special impact on the conduct of joint operations
Excellence in all we do
Which goal is achieved as the result of effective unified action?
Which term is not used in reference to unified action in the military?

The secretary of a military department operates that department under all of the followingexcept


The commanders of geographic commands are each assigned a geographic

area of responsibility

Which of the following is not a functional command?

United States Personnel Command (USPERCOM)
Unity of command means that all forces operate under
a single commander

What authorizations were reduced during Program Budget Decision (PBD) 720 to save money?

Program Budget Decision (PBD) 720 enabled reductions at base level to deliver quality service to meets what delivery goal?


The information technology solution provided to commanders to support their personnel needs is better known as?

Base-level service delivery model (BLSDM)

Which element is not part of the new Military Personnel Section (MPS) structure?

Career enhancement

Manpower, Personnel, and Services structures were not organized to
minimize overtime

During phase I of Mission Support Squadron testing (MSS), each organization was realigned and consolidated into how many flights?

How many flights comprise the Force Support Squadron (FSS)?


The standardized Force Support Squadron (FSS) structure was comprised of all the following flights except

Force management
Within the Personnel Services Deliver (PSD) plan, what group of personnel absorbed some of the work formerly done in the Military Personnel Flight (MPF)?
Commander’s support staff (CSS)

Before the Total Force Service Center (TFSC), when personnel specialists were asked a question they could not answer, they contacted the

Major command (MAJCOM)

If you are in the rank of E–6 or below and have a question that Total Force Service Center (TFSC) personnel cannot answer

a trouble ticket is submitted with your name and your question

Which group is not serviced by Military Personnel Section (MPS) personnelist?

Navy, Marines, and Coast Guard members

The Military Personnel Section (MPS) was created based on what concept?

Learning organization

The difference between the new concept of the Military Personnel Section (MPS) and the old concept of the Military Personnel Flight (MPF) is, rather than assign specific individuals to specific tasks,

each personnelist is responsible for learning all tasks in their area

Once Program Budget Decision (PBD) 720 hit the ground running, many of the daily operations of the commander’s support staff (CSS) was

reassigned to individuals amongst the squadron

Which personnel action is not required to be completed by commander-appointed individuals?

Decoration processing

How many personnel activities are there?


Which office is responsible for the personnel activities?

Military personnel section

A unit is considered a Geographically Separated Unit (GSU) if it is not within what driving time (one way) of its servicing Military Personnel Section (MPS)?

one hour

Who determines which military personnel responsibilities are performed by the Satellite Personnel Activity (SPA)?

Manpower and personnel flight commander
When AF population does not warrant a Military Personnel Section (MPS), what authority may a request to establish a SPA?
Major command (MAJCOM)

The classification structure was designed to ensure the Air Force consisted of the proper number of people, with the proper level of what?


The duties and responsibilities of each rank were designed to ensure that each person at each rank had the proper level


Which criteria for career progression is not provided by the classification system?


An Air Force specialty code (AFSC) is a

grouping of positions requiring similar skills and qualifications

The list of duties and responsibilities for any enlisted specialty can be found in the

Enlisted Classification Directory

Within the classification structure, what identifier is used to identify positions or personsnot elsewhere identified?

reporting identifiers

Within the classification structure, what identifier is used to identify experience and trainingnot otherwise identified in the personnel data system?

Special experience

Within the classification structure, what identifier is used to identify manpower positions and persons performing duties not within a specific career field?

special duty identifiers

An individual’s ineligibility to retain the desired specialty code, will be characterized as


When declared disqualified for reasons within control, prior to initiating retraining, what must commanders consider?


Which of the following is not an example of disqualification for reasons within a member’s control?

A medical condition
What is not a specific duty of the personnelist career field?
conducts interview to determine individual interests
Responsibilities of the personnelist does not include having to
administer the casualty program

United State documents that contain foreign government information are marked on the

front cover or first page

The first marking in the subject line of an E-mail will be the overall classification of the E-mail. Which symbol is not used for this action?

(TS) for top secret

When classified documents are removed from secured storage, they are kept under constant surveillance, which standard form (SF) cover sheets shall be placed on all documents?

SF 703, SF 704, SF 705

A one-time verbal attestation for all military and civilians with a top secret (TS) eligibility or access to a specially controlled access category or compartment is given under the authority of which office?

The Secretary of Defense

When a person refuses to sign a nondisclosure agreement (NdA) for access to classified information, the commander (or equivalent) or staff agency chief does all of the following except

grants temporary access to classified information until the form is signed

Personnel requiring access to secure rooms containing classified information can enter

with the appropriate security clearance and a need to know for the classified information

Why is it important to consider your environment when hand carrying sensitive material?

The material may get confiscated

When couriers are transporting laptops and disks containing classified information, they must

keep laptops and disks under constant surveillance or in secure facilities

When transporting laptops and disks, couriers must do all of the following except

completely erase laptops and disks before transporting

Documentation is not required for hand carrying classified material to activities

within an installation

As a personnelist, your main job is to

provide service to customers

The first thing you notice when meeting someone is their appearance, so it is so important to maintain a professional appearance

at all times

Which communication skill is considered to be the most neglected?


In respect to the Privacy Act, Department of Defense (DOD) policy allows individuals to do all of the following except

allow individuals unwarranted access to other people’s record

Release of personal information to third parties is appropriate when the subject

agrees in writing

What information does not require written consent from the subject before being released?

Basic pay information

Written consent is required for release of what information?


When balancing the public interest against the individual’s probable loss of privacy, all are considered factors to not consider except

date of request

What system was designed to consolidate military personnel record processing efforts?

Automated records management system (ARMS)

Which is not a reason for the consolidation effort of military record into a single system?

Reduce customer inquiries

Within the electronic record processing system, what application is considered an electronic viewer containing role based access (RBA)?

Personnel records display application (PRDA)

Personnel records display application (PRDA) is considered an application module of what system?

Virtual personnel services center (vPSC)

Which personnel records display application (PRDA) does not require the establishment and authentication of the user’s identity?

Virtual military personnel system (vMPF)

Role based access (RBA) provides a means to name and describe relationships between individuals and rights, which means does not allow a user to acquire a role of access?


Custodians are required to make the Officer Command Selection Record Group (OCSRGp) for most line of the Air Force (LAF) officers in the grade of captain after how many years of active commissioned service?