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2010-08-31 12:45:11
OCS Knowledge

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  1. The purpose of the Uniform Code of Military Justice is ___________.
    • to ensure order and to provide a means of adjudicating infractions of the
    • law
  2. Identify who is subject to the Uniform Code of Military Justice.
    Midshipmen, Members of the Fleet Marine Corps Reserve, and Members of a regular component of the armed forces
  3. When a person is absent from his unit, organization, or place of duty at which he is required to be at the time prescribed, or he fails to go to his appointed place of duty at the time prescribed, he is in violation of what article?
  4. What is the purpose of NJP?
    To provide commanders with an essential and prompt means of maintaining order and discipline in a unit.
  5. What are the possible types of discharges a Marine may receive?
    Honorable Discharge, Dismissal, Resignation, General Discharge, Bad Conduct Discharge, Dishonorable Discharge, Retirement, Under Other Than Honorable Conditions Discharge and Resignation
  6. When is the birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps?
    10 November 1775
  7. Where was the birthplace of the Marine Corps?
    Tun Tavern
  8. What year did Marine Corps aviation begin by having the first Marine Corps aviator graduate from flight school?
  9. In which battle did the term “teufelhunden” originate?
    Belleau Wood
  10. On what date in history did the Japanese attack Pearl Harbor?
    7 December 1941
  11. Which two Marines received two Medals of Honor each?
    Dan Daly and Smedley Butler
  12. What are the three elements of the Marine Corps emblem?
    Eagle, Globe and Anchor
  13. Who adopted the Marine Corps emblem?
    Jacob Zeilin
  14. What battle does the scarlet trouser stripe (blood stripe) on the dress blue trousers signify?
  15. “Uncommon valor was a common virtue” was stated by Admiral Nimitz during World War II at which famous battle?
    Iwo Jima
  16. What is the appropriate distance to execute a salute?
    6-30 paces
  17. When walking with a senior Marine, you should be to the ___________.
    left and one pace behind
  18. How many Marine rifle companies are in an infantry battalion?
  19. A Marine rifle platoon is commanded by a __________.
  20. The utility uniform may not be worn ___________.
    for social activities off base
  21. Leadership is defined as:
    The art of influencing and directing others in such a way as to obtain their willing obedience, confidence, respect and cooperation to accomplish the mission.
  22. The primary objective of military leadership is ____________.
    Mission accomplishment
  23. The purpose of the Chain of Command is:
    To allow commanders to communicate, supervise and maintain effective control of a unit’s actions at the lowest possible level
  24. The core values of the Marine Corps are:
    Honor, courage, commitment
  25. The six troop leading steps are a logical thought process, which __________.
    aid in planning and executing a given mission
  26. The acronym “BAMCIS” stands for:
    Begin planning, arrange for reconnaissance and coordination, make reconnaissance, complete the plan, issue the order, supervise.
  27. The definition of equal opportunity is:
    The rights of all persons to participate in, and benefit from, programs and activities for which they are qualified
  28. The Marine Corps will provide equal opportunity for all______________without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age or national origin, consistent with requirements for physical and mental capabilities.
    military members
  29. A marriage between Marines of _______________________ constitute fraternization when the impact of the marriage detracts or tends to detract from the respect due a senior, or is perceived by others to do so.
    differing grades
  30. What does the acronym AID LIFE stand for pertaining to suicide prevention?
    Ask, Intervene immediately, Don’t keep it a secret, Locate help, Inform the Chain of Command, Find someone to stay with the person, Expedite
  31. Based on results of the inquiry into homosexual conduct the commander must determine whether there is probable cause to believe that a basis for _____________ exists.
    administrative separation
  32. What is the correct definition of rape?
    Rape is sexual intercourse by a person, executed by force and without consent of the victim. It may be committed on a victim of any age. Any penetration, however slight, is sufficient to complete the offense
  33. What are some of the assistances available for victims and witnesses of a sexual assault or rape?
    Family Advocacy Program, Victim Advocate Program and the Victim Witness Assistance Program
  34. What is the first step in performing a function check with the M16A2 Service Rifle?
    Charge the weapon once by pulling the charging handle to the rear, then release it.
  35. What acronym helps to estimate the battlefield situation and is the starting point to all operational planning?
  36. Which fire team formation is best suited to facilitate control and rapid movement but is vulnerable to fire from the front?
  37. Which fire team formation is best suited to use when the enemy situation is uncertain and terrain and visibility require dispersion?
  38. Which fire team formation is best suited for when the location and strength of the enemy is known, during the assault and when crossing short open areas?
  39. Who is most senior in the chain of command?

    A. Commandant of the Marine Corps
    B. Secretary of the Navy
    C. Chief of Naval Operations
    D. Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps
    Secretary of the Navy
  40. Which of the following is not an establishment within the organization of the Marine Corps?

    A. Headquarters

    B. Operating Forces

    C. Marine Corps Reserve

    D. Aircraft Wings
    Aircraft Wings
  41. Which of the following is not a right of a prisoner of war:

    A. To be quartered under conditions a favorable as those of their captors who
    are billeted in the same area.

    B. In camps which women prisoners of war, as well as men, are accommodated,
    dormitories shall be shared.

    C. Basic daily food rations shall be sufficient in quantity, quality and
    variety to keep prisoners of war in good health and prevent loss of weight or the development of nutritional deficiencies.
    In camps which women prisoners of war, as well as men, are accommodated, dormitories shall be shared.
  42. Select which is not a billet in the Marine Corps Rifle Squad.

    A. Fire Team Leader

    B. Rifleman

    C. Assistant Automatic Rifleman

    D. Sergeant of the Guard
    Sergeant of the Guard
  43. Select which of the following responsibilities best suit the billet of Assistant Automatic Rifleman.

    A. This Marine carries out the orders of the team leader by focusing his
    firepower on enemy troop concentrations or four or more.

    B. This Marine is a Lance Corporal or Private First Class and serves primarily
    as a rifleman.

    C. This Marine receives communication from the squad leader and control the
    movement and fires of the individuals in the fire team.

    D. This Marine is trained to engage the enemy with their weapon and serves as
    a squad scout.
    This Marine is a Lance Corporal or Private First Class and serves primarily as a rifleman.