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  1. What Army Regulation covers the wear and appearance of the military uniform?
    AR 670-1
  2. Why is the flag worn on the right shoulder of the Utility Uniform?
    The flag is worn on the right shoulder to give the effect of the flag flying in the breeze as the wearer moves forward.
  3. When is the only time that commercially designed protective headgear is authorized for wear with uniform?
    When operating motorcycles, bicycles or like vehicles but once the travel is complete protective headgear must beremoved and army headgear donned
  4. When must Identification Tags be worn?
    When directed by the commander, engaged in field training, in an aircraft, or OCONUS
  5. What does "ECWCS" stand for?
    Extended Cold Weather Clothing System
  6. Exposed pens in pockets are allowed on which uniforms?
    • Hospital duty Uniforms
    • Food Service Uniforms
    • Flight uniforms
    • CVC Uniforms
  7. What date was the Army flag dedicated?
    14 June 1956 (it was approved 12 June 1956)
  8. What is the oldest part of our Army?
    The Army National Guard (In December 1636, the Massachusetts Bay Colony organized America’s first militia regiments, some of which still serve today in the Army National Guard.)
  9. When did the U.S. Army begin?
    June 14, 1775
  10. When was the start of the Revolutionary War?
    April 19, 1775
  11. What is the name of the document that originally governed the United States and was later replaced by the"Constitution"?
    The Articles of Confederation
  12. Congress authorized the creation of the Medal of Honor on what date
    01 January 1863.
  13. Which FM covers Battle Focused Training?
    FM 7-1.
  14. What Army regulation covers Salutes, honors and visits of courtesy?
    AR 600-25
  15. What FM covers Drill and Ceremony?
    FM 3-21.5
  16. What are two prescribed formations for platoons?
    • 1. line
    • 2. column
  17. What are the 4 rest positions that can be given at the halt?
    • 1. Parade rest
    • 2. Stand at ease
    • 3. At ease
    • 4. Rest
  18. What is a rank?
    A line, which is only one element in depth
  19. What is the only command given from "Inspection Arms"?
    "Ready, Port, Arms”
  20. What is an element?
    An individual,squad, section, platoon, company or larger unit forming part of the next higher unit
  21. What is the Field Manual for map reading and land navigation?
    FM 3-25.26
  22. What are the basic colors of a map, and what does each color represent?
    Black - Indicates cultural (man-made) features such as buildings and roads, surveyed spot elevations, and alllabels.

    Red-Brown - The colors red and brown are combined to identify cultural features, all relief features, non-surveyed spot elevations, and elevation, such as contour lines on red-light readable maps.

    Blue - Identifies hydrography or water features such as lakes, swamps, rivers, and drainage.

    Green - Identifies vegetation with military significance, such as woods, orchards, and vineyards.

    Brown - Identifies all relief features and elevation, such as contours on older edition maps, and cultivated land onred-light readable maps.

    Red - Classifies cultural features, such as populated areas, main roads, and boundaries, on older maps.
  23. Where is the Legend of the map found?
    the lower left margin
  24. How many Norths are there on a military map?
    • 1. True north
    • 2. Magnetic north
    • 3. Grid north
  25. What is a map?
    A map is a graphic representation of a portion of the earth’s surface drawn to scale, as seen from above.
  26. What are 5 major terrain features found on a map?
    • 1. Hill
    • 2. Valley
    • 3. Ridge
    • 4. Saddle
    • 5. Depression
  27. What are the 3 minor terrain features found on a military map?
    • 1. Draw
    • 2. Spur
    • 3. Cliff
  28. What are the 2 supplementary terrain features found on a military map?
    • 1. Cut
    • 2. Fill
  29. What must be done to a map before it can be used?
    It must be oriented.
  30. What AR covers military justice?
    AR 27-10
  31. Does a person have to accept an article 15?
    No, he or she has the right to demand a trial by court martial
  32. How many articles are there in the UCMJ?
    158 Articles in the UCMJ
  33. When was the UCMJ enacted?
    1950, congress enacted the UCMJ, which was based upon and replaced the Articles of War, which had been around invarious forms since 1775
  34. What are the three classifications of article 15s?
    • 1. Summarized
    • 2. Company grade
    • 3. Field grade
  35. What are articles 77 through 134 of the UCMJ known as?
    Punitive Articles
  36. Who is the highest military court?
    The court of military appeals
  37. What are the 5 levels of MOPP?
    MOPP 0 through 4
  38. What does JSLIST stand for?
    Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology
  39. What does MOPP stand for?
    Mission Oriented Protective Posture
  40. What does C.B.R.N. stand for?
    Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear
  41. What Field Manual covers NBC Operations, NBC protection, and NBC decontamination?
    FM 3-11, FM 3-11.4, FM 3-5
  42. What forms do Chemical Agents come in?
    • Vapors
    • Solids
    • Liquids
    • Gases
  43. When fitting the protective mask, in what sequence should the straps be tightened?
    • 1. Forehead straps
    • 2. Cheek straps
    • 3. Temple straps
  44. Name some items that you might use as a splint from your military equipment
    • Rifle
    • Entrenching tool
    • Tent poles and stakes
    • belt
  45. How many pressure points, which can be used to control bleeding with fingers, thumbs or hands are there onthe human body?
  46. What FM covers first aid for soldiers?
    FM 4-25.11
  47. How high should an injured limb be elevated above the heart to control bleeding?
    2 to 4 inches
  48. what are the three general orders
    1st General Order "I will guard everything within the limits of my post and quit my post only when properly relieved."

    2nd General Order "I will obey my special orders and perform all of my duties in a military manner."

    3rd General Order "I will report violations of my special orders, emergencies, and anything not covered in my instructions, to the commander of the relief."
  49. the soldiers creed
    • I am an American Soldier.
    • I am a warrior and a member of a team.
    • I serve the people of the United States, and live           the Army Values.   
    • I will always place the mission first.
    • I will never accept defeat.
    • I will never quit.
    • I will never leave a fallen comrade.
    • I am disciplined, physically and mentally tough, trained and proficient in my warrior tasks and drills.I always maintain my arms, my equipment and myself.
    • I am an expert and I am a professional.I stand ready to deploy, engage, and destroy, the enemies of the United States of America in close combat.
    • I am a guardian of freedom and the American way of life.
    • I am an American Soldier.
  50. chain of command
    • Company XO: 1LT 
    • Company CO: CPT Meador 
    • Batalion XO: MGR Barthalamuel 
    • Battalion CO: LTC Nauslembaker 
    • Brigade XO:
    • Brigade CO: COL Gervais
  51. Name the two physical fitness formations?
    • Extended Rectangular
    • Circular
  52. What is the DA form 705
    Physical Readiness Test Scorecard
  53. What are the five components of physical fitness
    • Cardio Respiratory Endurance
    • Muscular Strength
    • Muscular Endurance
    • Flexibility
    • Body Composition
  54. what regulation covers PT 
    FM 7-22
  55. What army regulation covers ASAP, and what does ASAP stand for.
    AR 600-85 army substance abuse program
  56. What army regulation covers ACS, and what does ACS stand for.
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