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What does JSLIST stand for?
Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology
What does MOPP stand for?
Mission Oriented Protective Posture
When under an NBC attack, when do you give warning?
After you mask
What are the proper masking procedures?
Stop breathing and close your eyes, don protective mask, clear mask, check the seal of the mask, sound the alarm toalert others, and continue the mission
What does C.B.R.N. stand for?
Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear
NBC hazards are classified into two types, what are they?
- 1. Immediate hazards- produce casualties immediately after attack
- 2. Residual hazards- Delayed effects
What will replace the Nerve Agent Antidote Kit (NAAK) based on shelf life expiration dates?)
The Antidote Treatment, Nerve Agent Auto injector (ATNAA
What is the number of Antidote Treatment Nerve Agent Autoinjector (ATNAA) that must be given asimmediate first aid treatment for nerve agent poisoning?
What is the number of Nerve Agent Antidote Kits (NAAK) that must be given as immediate first aid treatmentfor nerve agent poisoning?
Alarms and signals convey warnings of NBC contamination. Units use easily recognizable and reliable alarmmethods to respond quickly and correctly to NBC hazards. What are three types of alarms and signals?
- 1. Audible Alarms
- 2. Automatic Alarms
- 3. Visual Signals
What Field Manual covers NBC Operations?
What Field Manual covers NBC Protection?
What Field Manual covers NBC Decontamination?
What is FM 3-7?
What forms do Chemical Agents come in?
Soldiers in MOPP 4 may lose how much water per hour through perspiration?
1 quart or more
When fitting the protective mask, in what sequence should the straps be tightened?
- 1. Forehead straps
- 2. Cheek straps
- 3. Temple straps
Which of the NBC reports is most widely used?
What are the three types of procedures for MOPP gear exchange?
- 1. Buddy Team
- 2. Triple Buddy
- 3. Individual
What are three fundamentals of NBC defense?
- 1. Avoid contamination
- 2. Protection
- 3. Decontamination
How long should you apply pressure when using the Auto injector?
What do you do with the Auto injector after injecting?
Stick it through the pocket flap (upper left) so that you do not lose count and so that someone that happens to comeacross the casualty will know that they have already been given X amount of injections and will not give them morethan needed.
The protective mask will not protect against what two types of gases?
Ammonia vapors or carbon monoxide
When giving Buddy Aid, whose auto injectors would you use?
The other person (the person's auto injectors that is receiving the medication)
When giving Buddy Aid, how long should you wait if still experiencing the symptoms of Nerve agent, toadminister a second nerve agent antidote (MK1)?
Immediately give the second and third
When giving Self Aid, how long should you wait if still experiencing the symptoms of a Nerve Agent beforeadministering a second MK1?
Wait 10 to 15 minutes; also wait 10 to 15 minutes between 2nd and 3rd
Once a unit has masked, who can make the decision to unmask?
The unit commander
What is the shape of the contamination markers?
What type of attack does an M22 ACADA alarm warn you of?
Chemical (ACADA = Automatic Chemical Agent Detection Alarm)
What are the three levels of Decontamination?
- 1. Immediate
- 2. Operational
- 3. Thorough
How often should you check your protective mask during peacetime?...
Before, during and after training events, monthly, and semi-annually. (refer to TM 3-4240-339-10 and 20&Pmanuals) The minimum is MONTHLY
What are the dimensions of an NBC marker?
11 1/2 inches on the top by 8 inches on either side
When crossing a contaminated area, what 2 things should you avoid doing?
Stirring up dust and touching anything
Of these 3, Nerve, Blood, and Blister agents, which causes the most casualties?
How should an area that is suspected of contamination be crossed?
Quickly, avoiding depressions and vegetation
What are the 3 effects of a nuclear explosion?
- 1. Blast
- 2. Heat
- 3. Radiation
What is the color of a Nuclear (radiological) contamination marker?
White background with ATOM in black letters
What is the current U.S. policy regarding the use of Nuclear assets?
Last Resort, will use first only if necessary
What are Flash Burns?
Direct burns produced by the flash of thermal radiation from the fireball
What causes the most casualties in a nuclear attack?
The initial blast and the heat of detonation
What is the difference between Dose Rate and Total Dose?
Dose Rate is the amount of radiation per hour; Total Dose is the actual accumulation
Who has the authority to order the use of nuclear weapons?
Only the President of the U.S.
What are the 3 types of nuclear bursts?
- 1. Air
- 2. Ground
- 3. Subsurface
What does an AN VDR-2 detect and measure?
The AN VDR-2 detects and measures nuclear radiation from fallout and radioisotopes
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?