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  1. What does JSLIST stand for?
    Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology
  2. What does MOPP stand for?
    Mission Oriented Protective Posture
  3. When under an NBC attack, when do you give warning?
    After you mask
  4. 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 to alert others, and continue the mission
  5. NBC hazards are classified into two types, what are they?
    • 1.Immediate hazards- produce casualties immediately after attack
    • 2. Residual hazards- Delayed effects
  6. What will replace the Nerve Agent Antidote Kit (NAAK) based on shelf life expiration dates?
    The Antidote Treatment, Nerve Agent Auto injector (ATNAA)
  7. What is the number of Antidote Treatment Nerve Agent Autoinjector (ATNAA) that must be given as immediate first aid treatment for nerve agent poisoning?
  8. What is the number of Nerve Agent Antidote Kits (NAAK) that must be given as immediate first aid treatment for nerve agent poisoning?
  9. What are the three alarms or signals?
    • 1. Audible Alarms
    • 2. Automatic Alarms
    • 3. Visual signals
  10. What Field Manual covers NBC Operations?
    FM 3-11
  11. What Field Manual covers NBC Protection?
    FM 3-11.4
  12. What Field Manual covers NBC Decontamination?
    FM 3-5
  13. What is FM 3-7?
    NBC Handbook
  14. What forms do Chemical Agents come in?
    • Vapors
    • Solids
    • Liquids
    • Gases
  15. Soldiers in MOPP 4 may lose how much water per hour through perspiration?
    1 quart or more
  16. When fitting the protective mask, in what sequence should the straps be tightened?
    • 1. Forehead straps
    • 2.Cheek straps
    • 3.Temple straps
  17. What does C.B.R.N. stand for?
    Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear
  18. Which of the NBC reports is most widely used?
    NBC 1, the initial detection of NBC weapons usage by the enemy
  19. What are the three types of procedures for MOPP gear exchange?
    • 1. Buddy
    • 2. TeamTriple
    • 3. BuddyIndividual
  20. What are three fundamentals of NBC defense?
    • 1.Avoid contamination
    • 2. Protection
    • 3. Decontamination
  21. The protective mask will not protect against what two types of gases?
    Ammonia vapors or carbon monoxide
  22. When giving Buddy Aid, how long should you wait if still experiencing the symptoms of Nerve agent, to administer a second nerve agent antidote (MK1)?
    Immediately give the second and third
  23. When giving Self Aid, how long should you wait if still experiencing the symptoms of a Nerve Agent before administering a second MK1?
    Wait 10 to 15 minutes; also wait 10 to 15 minutes between 2nd and 3rd
  24. Once a unit has masked, who can make the decision to unmask?
    the unit commander
  25. What is the shape of the contamination markers?
  26. What type of attack does an M22 ACADA alarm warn you of?
    Chemical (ACADA = Automatic Chemical Agent Detection Alarm)
  27. What are the three levels of Decontamination?
    • 1.  immediate
    • 2. operational
    • 3. thorough
  28. How often should you check your protective mask during peacetime?
    before, doing, after training events, montly, and semi annually
  29. what are symptoms of nerve agent poisoning?
    • unexplained runny nose
    • unexplained headache
    • drooling
    • difficulty seeing
    • nausea
    • confused behavior
    • difficulty breathing
    • vomiting
    • unconsciousness
  30. When crossing a contaminated area, what 2 things should you avoid doing?
    Stirring up dust and touching anything
  31. What are the 3 effects of a nuclear explosion?
    • 1.Blast
    • 2.Heat
    • 3.Radiation
  32. What is the color of a Nuclear (radiological) contamination marker?
    White background with ATOM in black letters
  33. What is the current U.S. policy regarding the use of Nuclear assets?
    Last Resort, will use first only if necessary
  34. What causes the most casualties in a nuclear attack?
    The initial blast and the heat of detonation
  35. What are Flash Burns?
    Direct burns produced by the flash of thermal radiation from the fireball
  36. Who has the authority to order the use of nuclear weapons?
    Only the President of the U.S.
  37. An NBC-1 report is used to determine what?
    The initial detection of NBC weapons usage by the enemy
  38. What is the best decontamination for Biological agents?
    warm soapy water
  39. How may Chemical Agents be deployed?
    • Arterial spray
    • Artillery bombs
    • Individuals (pollution of water, food and supplies)
    • MinesRockets
  40. Of these 3, Nerve, Blood, and Blister agents, which causes the most casualties?
    Nerve agents
  41. What is meant by Biological Warfare?
    intentional use of toxins and germs to cause death and disease