Card Set Information
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 to alert others, and continue the mission
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 as immediate 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 treatment for nerve agent poisoning?
What are the three alarms or 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
What does C.B.R.N. stand for?
Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear
Which of the NBC reports is most widely used?
NBC 1, the initial detection of NBC weapons usage by the enemy
What are the three types of procedures for MOPP gear exchange?
What are three fundamentals of NBC defense?
The protective mask will not protect against what two types of gases?
Ammonia vapors or carbon monoxide
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
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
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?
How often should you check your protective mask during peacetime?
before, doing, after training events, montly, and semi annually
what are symptoms of nerve agent poisoning?
unexplained runny nose
When crossing a contaminated area, what 2 things should you avoid doing?
Stirring up dust and touching anything
What are the 3 effects of a nuclear explosion?
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 causes the most casualties in a nuclear attack?
The initial blast and the heat of detonation
What are Flash Burns?
Direct burns produced by the flash of thermal radiation from the fireball
Who has the authority to order the use of nuclear weapons?
Only the President of the U.S.
An NBC-1 report is used to determine what?
The initial detection of NBC weapons usage by the enemy
What is the best decontamination for Biological agents?
warm soapy water
How may Chemical Agents be deployed?
Individuals (pollution of water, food and supplies)
Of these 3, Nerve, Blood, and Blister agents, which causes the most casualties?
What is meant by Biological Warfare?
intentional use of toxins and germs to cause death and disease