FM 3-25.26 Land Nav

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FM 3-25.26 Land Nav
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2014-09-30 11:37:52
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FM 3-25.26 Land Nav
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  1. what FM covers Land Nav
    FM 3-25.26
  2. What are the basic colors of a map, and what does each color represent?
    • Black - Man made features
    • Red-Brown - relief features, contour lines
    • Blue - water
    • Green - Vegetation
    • Brown - relief features, contour lines
    • Red - populated areas, main roads, and boundaries
  3. Where is the Legend of the map found?
    Lower left margin
  4. What are 3 types of contour lines?
    • 1. Index
    • 2. Intermediate
    • 3. Supplementary
  5. How many Mils are in one Degree?
    17.7 mils
  6. How many Norths are there on a military map?
    • Three:
    • 1. True north
    • 2. Magnetic north
    • 3. Grid north
  7. What are 5 major terrain features found on a map?
    • 1. Hill
    • 2. Ridge
    • 3. Valley
    • 4. Saddle
    • 5. Depression
  8. What are the 3 minor terrain features found on a military map?
    • 1. Draw
    • 2. Spur
    • 3. Cliff
  9. What are the 2 supplementary terrain features found on a military map?
    • 1. Cut
    • 2. Fill
  10. What is a map?
    A map is a graphic representation of a portion of the earth’s surface drawn to scale, as seenfrom above.
  11. What is the distance between grid lines on a combat map?
    1 kilometer or 1000 meters
  12. How many mils are there in a circle?
    6400 mils in 360 degrees
  13. Name two ways to hold a compass?
    • 1. Compass-to-Cheek Method
    • 2. Center-Hold Method
  14. Name two ways to orient a map?
    • Use a compass
    • terrain association

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