A ____ is an entity or object considered for engagement or other action. Also includes the wide array of mobile and stationary forces, equipment, capabilities, and functions that an enemy commander can use to conduct operations.
_____ is the Process of selecting and prioritizing targets and mathing the appropriate response to them, considering operational requirements and capabilities.
Name the four targeting principles.
1. The targeting process is focused on achieving the commander's objectives.
2. Targeting is concerned with the creation of specific desired effects through lethal and non-lethal actions.
3. Targeting is a command function that requires participation of many disciplines.
4. Targeting seeks to achieve effects through lethal and nonlethal actions in a systematic manner.
Systematic manner has 3 steps. Name them.
FM3-60 will dictate the philosophy and doctrine behind the targeting methodology, but how do you implement it? (what is this?)
The Science of targeting.
Thinking outside the box; employ critical thinking often; implementing a structured - doctrinally based methodology, with your own angle. (what is this?)
The Art of targeting.
How many doctrinal effects are there, and what are they?