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  1. 1. What is an overall plan that contains general goals and broad guidelines?
    Ans: Policy
  2. 2. List the three Navy Programs for pollution control.
    • Ans: Clean Air Act
    • Clean Water Act
    • Noise Prevention Ashore
  3. 3. List the three resources of operation that the Navy requires daily to accomplish its mission.
    • Ans: Air
    • Sea
    • Land
  4. 4. What is a plan or system under which action may be taken towards a goal?
    Ans: Program
  5. 5. List the two establishments that the Navy is committed to operating in a manner compatible with the
    • Environment.
    • Ans: Ships
    • Shore Facilities
  6. 6. What usually establishes the end to be attained, not the means of getting there?
    Ans: Policy
  7. 7. List the two organizations that are and must be compatible goals.
    • Ans: National Defense
    • Environmental Protection
  8. 8. Which of the two (policy or program), tells how to get there?
    Ans: Program
  9. 9. List the three types of resources that are an important part of the Navy’s mission.
    • Ans: Prevent Pollution
    • Protect the Environment
    • Conserve Natural, Historic, and Cultural Resources
  10. 10. What are the two subjects that personnel must be aware of to accomplish the Navy’s mission?
    • Ans: The Environmental and Natural Resources Laws
    • Regulations that have been established by Federal, State, and Local Government
  11. 11. Which of the two (policy or program), tell where to go?
    Ans: Policy
  12. 12. List the two elements that the Chain of Command must provide to ensure that all Navy personnel
    • develop and exhibit an environmental protection ethic.
    • Ans: Leadership
    • Personal Commitment
    • 13. What type of pollution is the altering of the natural environment in an adverse way?
    • Ans: Environmental Pollution
  13. 14. What provides the means to reach the end (goal) stated by the policy?
    Ans: Program
  14. 15. List the three different types of agents that pollution can result from in the air, water, and soil.
    • Ans: Physical
    • Chemical
    • Biological
  15. 16. List the three worst effects of pollution.
    • Ans: Economic Loss
    • Fewer Recreational Opportunities
    • The Marrying of the Earth’s Natural Beauty
  16. 17. List the two types of economic losses caused by pollution.
    • Ans: Industrial
    • Agricultural
  17. 18. What does environmental pollution results from?
    Ans: Any substance added to our water, air, or land that makes it less fit for use
  18. 19. List the two ways that nature contributes to pollution.
    • Ans: Eroding the Soil
    • Volcanic Eruptions
  19. 20. What does eroding the soil causes?
    Ans: Silt to build up in streams
  20. 21. What does volcanic eruption pollutes?
    Ans: Atmosphere
  21. 22. Who cause most pollution problems in the world?
    Ans: People
  22. 23. List the four main sources of pollutants that are produced by people.
    • Ans: Industrial
    • Municipal
    • Agricultural
    • Transportation Operations
  23. 24. What types of pollutants include insecticide, herbicides, and pesticide?
    Ans: Agricultural
  24. 25. What types of pollutants include salts used on streets in wintertime?
    Ans: Municipal
  25. 26. What types of pollutants include radioactive waste from mining and processing?
    Ans: Industrial
  26. 27. List the two types of effects that pollution produces.
    • Ans: Physical
    • Biological
    • 28. What types of pollutants include silts from uncontrolled soil erosion?
    • Ans: Agricultural
  27. 29. Which effect of pollution is the most serious out of the two?
    Ans: Biological
  28. 30. What types of pollutants are created by by-products of our country’s technology?
    Ans: Industrial
  29. 31. What types of pollutants include storm-water overflows?
    Ans: Municipal
  30. 32. What types of pollutants include drainage from animal feedlots?
    Ans: Agricultural
  31. 33. What type of pollutants produce a wide variety of pollutants?
    Ans: Industrial
  32. 34. What types of pollutants include emissions from aircraft, trains, waterborne vessels, and motor
    • vehicles?
    • Ans: Transportation Operations
  33. 35. What types of pollutants include natural and chemical fertilizers?
    Ans: Agricultural
  34. 36. Which effect of pollution has a harmful effect on the food chain of animals?
    Ans: Biological
  35. 37. What type of machine creates most of our air pollutants?
    Ans: Motor Vehicles
  36. 38. What types of pollutants include refuse?
    Ans: Municipal
  37. 39. What types of pollutants include thermal discharges from power plants?
    Ans: Industrial
  38. 40. What is the primary municipal pollutant?
    Ans: Raw or Inadequately Treated Sewage
  39. 41. How do motor vehicles create most of our air pollutants?
    Ans: Through their release of Unburned Fuel Vapors (Hydrocarbons)
  40. 42. What types of pollutants are created by food, chemicals, metal, petroleum products, and poison?
    Ans: Industrial
  41. 43. What types of pollutants include salts from field irrigation?
    Ans: Agricultural
  42. 44. What do the effects from pollution vary from?
    Ans: Mildly Irritation to Lethal
  43. 45. Which effect of pollution destroys vegetation that provides food?
    • Ans: Biological
    • 46. List the two substances that produce sulfur oxides.
    • Ans: Coal
    • Burning Oil
  44. 47. Which effect of pollution are those that we can see?
    Ans: Physical
  45. 48. What types of pollutants include acid from mines and factories?
    Ans: Industrial
  46. 49. What substance causes steel to erode two to four times faster than normal?
    Ans: Sulfur Oxides
  47. 50. What substance is one obvious physical effect of pollution?
    Ans: Oil Spills
  48. 51. Which effect of pollution can seriously disrupt the balance of nature?
    Ans: Biological
  49. 52. List the three ways that oil spills occur.
    • Ans: Ship Collisions
    • Ship Grounding
    • During Refueling Operations
  50. 53. What type of waste is the primary pollution concern of Navy Personnel?
    Ans: Shipboard Waste
  51. 54. Which effect of pollution includes air pollutants?
    Ans: Physical
  52. 55. List the two types of pollutants that shipboard waste is similar to.
    • Ans: Industrial
    • Municipal
  53. 56. Which physical effect of pollution requires costly cleanup operations?
    Ans: Oil Spills
  54. 57. State the two executive orders that all government agencies must provide for our air and water
    • Resources.
    • Ans: Protection
    • Enhancement
  55. 58. Which physical effect of pollution damage wide variety of materials?
    Ans: Air Pollutants
  56. 59. Which effect of pollution, in extreme cases, can cause the death of humans?
    Ans: Biological
  57. 60. Which effect of pollution includes oil spills?
    Ans: Physical
  58. 61. List the two standards that all naval activities must meet for preventing air pollution.
    • Ans: State
    • Federal
    • 62. List the three types of elements that pollution control instructions cover.
    • Ans: Air
    • Water
    • Noise
  59. 63. List the three types of pollution controls instructions that were issued by naval authorities.
    • Ans: Clean Air Act
    • Clean Water Act
    • Noise Prevention
  60. 64. Under the Clean Air Act, who has the primary responsibility for assuring air quality.
    Ans: Each State
  61. 65. What type of pollution kills surface-swimming animals?
    Ans: Water Pollution
  62. 66. State the one step that the Navy has taking to help meet the nation’s goal of reducing air pollution.
    Ans: The conversion of its power plants ashore and afloat
  63. 67. Pesticide is considered as what type of pollution.
    Ans: Biological
  64. 68. Which physical effect of pollution makes beaches unusable?
    Ans: Oil Spills
  65. 69. What type of act represents a clear goal to restore and maintain the chemical, physical, and biological
    • integrity of the nation’s water?
    • Ans: Clean Water Act
  66. 70. What type of plants does the Navy uses to help reach the nation’s goal of reducing water pollution?
    Ans: Municipal Treatment Plants
  67. 71. Which physical effect of pollution speed the erosion of statues and buildings?
    Ans: Air Pollutants
  68. 72. What standard does the Navy complies with that govern the types of pollutants that can be introduced
    • into a treatment facility?
    • Ans: Water Pollution Control Standard
  69. 73. What type of device has the Navy installed aboard most of its ships to treat sewage to a level acceptable
    • for overboard discharge?
    • Ans: Marine Sanitation Devices
  70. 74. What types of systems retain sewage on board for later discharge ashore?
    Ans: CHT
  71. 75. Define the acronym CHT.
    Ans: Collection, Holding, and Transfer
  72. 76. What types of substances may not be discharged into navigable waters of the United States? (2)
    • Ans: Hazardous Substances
    • Untreated or Inadequately Treated Sewage
  73. 77. Which physical effect of pollution makes beaches unusable?
    Ans: Oil Spills
  74. 78. What agreement must Navy vessels comply with when operating marine sanitation devices in foreign
    • waters?
    • Ans: Status of Force Agreement (SOFA)
  75. 79. How many nautical miles from the U.S. coastline are naval submarines allowed to discharge negative
    • buoyancy trash at sea?
    • Ans: Not Less than 12
  76. 80. How many nautical miles from shore are naval vessel not allowed to discharge hazardous substances
    • upon waters of the contiguous zone?
    • Ans: 12
  77. 81. How many nautical miles within the U.S. coastline are naval vessel not allowed to discharge pulped
    • trash at sea?
    • Ans: 12
  78. 82. How many nautical miles within the U.S. coastline are naval vessel not allowed to discharge unpulped
    • trash at sea?
    • Ans: 25
  79. 83. How many nautical miles within any foreign coastline are naval vessels not allowed to discharge trash?
    Ans: 25
  80. 84. How should all trash be packaged before overboard discharge?
    Ans: Negative Buoyancy
  81. 85. What depth of water are submarines allowed to discharge negative buoyancy trash at sea?
    Ans: Depths greater than 1,000 fathoms
  82. 86. What type of material is prohibited to be discharged overboard?
    Ans: Plastic Waste Material
  83. 87. What program directs naval shore stations to comply with all substantive requirements that apply to
    • environmental noise reduction?
    • Ans: Noise Prevention Program
  84. 88. List the three types of military equipment that are exempt from new noise design standard.
    • Ans: Aircraft
    • Weapon Systems
    • Combat Equipment
  85. 89. List the five programs that the Navy has established that is suitable to its military mission, for the
    • preservation of natural, cultural, and historic resources.
    • Ans: (1) Land Management
    • (2) Forest Management
    • (3) Outdoor Recreation
    • (4) General Support Programs
    • (5) Fish and Wildlife Management
  86. 80. What naval program refers individuals in need of professional assistance and counseling?
    • Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
    • 90. What naval program includes soil and water conservation?
    • Ans: Land Management
  87. 91. What naval program includes the production and sale of forest products for multiple-use and sustained-
    • yield principles?
    • Ans: Forest Management
  88. 92. What naval program includes youth programs?
    Ans: General Support Programs
  89. 93. What naval program includes land restoration?
    Ans: Land Management
  90. 94. What naval program includes national recreation trails?
    Ans: Outdoor Recreation
  91. 95. What naval program includes marine mammal protection?
    Ans: Fish and Wildlife Management
  92. 96. What naval program includes public participation?
    Ans: General Support Programs
  93. 97. What naval program includes noxious weed and poisonous plant control?
    Ans: Land Management
  94. 98. What naval program includes recreation programs (off-road vehicles)?
    Ans: Outdoor Recreation
  95. 99. What naval program includes animal disease eradication?
    Ans: General Support Programs
  96. 100. What naval program includes agricultural lands leasing?
    Ans: Land Management
  97. 101. What naval program includes cooperative agreements with public agencies?
    Ans: General Support Programs
  98. 102. What naval program participates in indoctrination and orientation?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  99. 103. What naval program includes animal damage control?
    Ans: Fish and Wildlife Management
  100. 104. What naval program includes migratory bird management?
    Ans: Outdoor Recreation
  101. 105. What naval program includes coastal area management?
    Ans: General Support Programs
  102. 106. What naval program includes migratory fish protection?
    Ans: Fish and Wildlife Management
  103. 107. What naval program includes wild and scenic rivers?
    • Ans: Outdoor Recreation
    • 108. What naval program includes conservation awards?
    • Ans: General Support Programs
  104. 109. What naval program includes ground maintenance?
    Ans: Land Management
  105. 110. What naval program includes wilderness areas?
    Ans: Outdoor Recreation
  106. 111. What naval program includes people and nature?
    Ans: General Support Programs
  107. 112. What naval program includes endangered species protection?
    Ans: Outdoor Recreation
  108. 113. What naval program act as a family coordinator?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  109. 114. What naval program includes wetland protection?
    Ans: General Support Programs
  110. 115. What naval program includes preservation of the earth’s natural beauty?
    Ans: Outdoor Recreation
  111. 116. What naval program includes range management?
    Ans: Land Management
  112. 117. What naval program includes game and nongame species management?
    Ans: Fish and Wildlife Management
  113. 118. What naval program includes flood plain management?
    Ans: General Support Programs
  114. 119. What naval program includes hiking trails?
    Ans: Outdoor Recreation
  115. 120. What naval program includes landscaping?
    Ans: Land Management
  116. 121. What naval program includes natural area preservation?
    Ans: General Support Programs
  117. 122. What naval program includes outdoor recreation areas?
    Ans: Outdoor Recreation
  118. 123. What naval program includes resource inventory?
    Ans: General Support Programs
  119. 124. What type of fuel does most of the Navy’s ships, aircraft, and ground transportation use?
    Ans: Petroleum-Based Fuel
  120. 125. What form does the Navy get most of their petroleum in?
    Ans: Crude Oil
  121. 126. Where does the Navy get most of their petroleum from?
    Ans: Middle East
  122. 127. What type of fuel does the Navy depends on, without it the Navy could not move?
    Ans: Petroleum-Based Fuel
  123. 128. What is the Navy’s policy on energy conservation?
    Ans: To make all possible efforts to improve the way it uses energy resources
  124. 129. What is one of the Navy’s energy conservation goals?
    Ans: To provide the fleet with enough fuel to sustain peacetime and combat operations
  125. 130. List the three factors that the Navy will not compromise its energy conservation efforts for.
    • Ans: Safety
    • Readiness
    • Effectiveness
  126. 131. State the two objectives of the Navy’s energy conservation goals.
    • Ans: Reduce energy costs
    • Dependency on unreliable energy sources while conserving petroleum
  127. 132. How can you help conserve our energy resources?
    Ans: Reporting Wasteful Practices
  128. 133. Who set up the Navy Sponsor Program?
    Ans: CNO
  129. 134. What naval program represents the Command on committees, boards, and working groups?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  130. 135. What form should be used by an individual to request assignment of a sponsor?
    Ans: Sponsor Request Form
  131. 136. What is the sponsor request form entitled?
    Ans: Navy Sponsor Notification
  132. 137. What form is used as the sponsor request form?
    Ans: NAVPERS 1330/2
  133. 138. Define the acronym PCS.
    Ans: Permanent Change of Station
  134. 139. When is the assignment of a sponsor mandatory to or from any activity?
    Ans: In the case of PCS orders
  135. 140. What naval program is a special incentive awards program?
    Ans: Military Cash Awards Program
  136. 141. What naval program is the link/liaison and communicator between the Command and the Command’s
    • family?
    • Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  137. 142. What should the new member check in with before renting or buying a house?
    • Ans: The Housing Referral Office
    • 143. Who can help make the difference between a good move and a bad one for the person being
    • transferred?
    • Ans: The Sponsor
  138. 144. What naval program provides information and support to help personnel who are guest in foreign
    • lands?
    • Ans: Overseas Duty Support Program
  139. 145. How much cash does the Military Cash Awards Program provide monetary recognition awards up to?
    Ans: 25,000
  140. 146. What naval program was established to ease the relocation of naval personnel and their families when
    • transferred on permanent change of station?
    • Ans: Navy Sponsor Program
  141. 147. What naval program interacts and cooperates with MFTs?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  142. 148. List the three types of accomplishments that personnel are awarded by the MILCAP.
    • Ans: Inventions
    • Beneficial Suggestions
    • Scientific Achievements
  143. 149. What naval program provides information about the country you are visiting?
    Ans: Overseas Duty Support Program
  144. 150. Where can you also get information on other countries?
    Ans: Family Service Center
  145. 151. What naval program is designed to find new ideas to effectively increase performance within the
    • DON?
    • Ans: Military Cash Awards Program
  146. 152. Who are eligible to participate in the MILCAP?
    Ans: All Active-Duty Military Personnel
  147. 153. What is the proposal of an idea or a method of doing a task better, faster, cheaper, or safer?
    Ans: Beneficial Suggestion
  148. 154. List the four results that suggestions must do to qualify for the MILCAP.
    • Ans: Increase Productivity
    • Improve Service to the Fleet
    • Reduce Costs without Loss of Quality or Efficiency
    • Conserve Energy, Manpower, Materials, Time, or Space
  149. 155. What naval program interacts and cooperates with Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  150. 156. List the two requirements that the suggester must show to qualify for the MILCAP.
    • Ans: Give a workable solution
    • A specific need for improvement
  151. 157. What instruction contains additional information about the MILCAP?
    • Ans: OPNAVINST 1650.8
    • 158. What naval program has been responsible for important savings?
    • Ans: Military Cash Awards Program
  152. 159. What common problem do people in the Navy and in the civilian community share?
    Ans: Excessive Body Fat
  153. 160. List the three causes of excessive body fat.
    • Ans: Sitting all day
    • Eating to much
    • Getting too little exercise
  154. 161. List the four detractions that excessive body fat causes.
    • Ans: Stamina
    • Longevity
    • Spoil our health
    • Military Appearance
  155. 162. List the three benefits that maintaining good health and physical readiness help.
    • Ans: Give us High Morale
    • Keep us Combat Ready
    • Make us Personally Effective
  156. 163. What naval program interacts and cooperates with American Red Cross?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  157. 164. What level does The Navy’s Health and Physical Readiness Program promotes health and fitness at?
    Ans: Command Level
  158. 165. How often does The Navy’s Health and Physical Readiness Program includes testing of all personnel
    • to make sure they meet to certain standards?
    • Ans: Semiannual
  159. 166. What can negatively impact your goals?
    Ans: Getting Pregnant
  160. 167. What type of care does the Navy provides for pregnant servicewomen?
    Ans: Obstetrical Care
  161. 168. List the five responsibilities of the service women (pregnancy).
    • Ans: (1) Notifying the CO of the pregnancy
    • (2) Performing military duties while pregnant
    • (3) Confirming the pregnancy at a military MTF
    • (4) Planning pregnancy to meet family and military obligation
    • (5) Complying with the work-and task related safety and health recommendations
  162. 169. What naval of program provides education programs for personnel who don’t meet the Navy’s
    • fitness or body fat standards?
    • Ans: The Navy’s Health and Physical Readiness Program
  163. 170. What naval program interacts and cooperates with Navy Wifeline Association?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  164. 171. What week of pregnancy should no servicewomen be assigned overseas or travel overseas?
    • Ans: After the beginning of the 28th week
    • 172. What period during pregnancy will no servicewomen be transferred to a deploying unit?
    • Ans: The 20th week through 4 months after expected date of delivery
  165. 173. What length of time for a medical evacuation to a treatment facility will a pregnant servicewomen
    • won’t remain aboard a ship?
    • Ans: More than 6 hours
  166. 174. What week of pregnancy will a servicewoman not remain on board a deployed unit?
    Ans: Beyond the 20th week of pregnancy
  167. 175. Pregnancy disqualifies designed flight status. (True/False)
    Ans: True
  168. 176. What week of pregnancy may air controllers work?
    Ans: Up to the 28th week
  169. 177. What week of pregnancy are air controllers restricted from tower duties?
    Ans: After their 27th week
  170. 178. How many weeks does the CO normally grants convalescent leave after the servicewoman has
    • delivered the baby?
    • Ans: 6
  171. 179. How many days does the CO normally grants convalescent leave after the servicewoman has
    • delivered the baby?
    • Ans: 42
  172. 180. List the three conditions that the Navy can discharge servicewomen from the Navy without maternity
    • benefits.
    • Ans: Pregnancy occurred during initial training
    • Pregnancy is certified during recruit training
    • Servicewomen was pregnant before entry into recruit training
  173. 181. What week of pregnancy may servicewomen request separation from the Navy?
    Ans: Before the 20th week
  174. 182. What naval program interacts and cooperates with legal assistance offices?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  175. 183. List the two military departments that have the authority to pay civilians maternity care expenses for
    • former servicewomen who separate from the Navy while pregnant.
    • Ans: CHAMPUS
    • Veteran’s Administration
  176. 184. What must all single service members and dual military couples having custody of children under
    • 19 or other dependents have?
    • Ans: Formalized Plan for Family Care
  177. 185. List the two forms that certify that your family members will be cared for during your absence.
    • Ans: Family Care Plan Certificate
    • Family Care Plan Arrangements
  178. 186. What form is used as the Family Care Plan Certificate?
    • Ans: NAVPERS 1740/6
    • 187. What form is used as the Family Care Plan Arrangements?
    • Ans: NAVPERS 1740/7
  179. 188. You can be separated from the Navy if you don’t maintain an up-to-date family plan? (True/False)
    Ans: True
  180. 189. List the two documents that the custodian(s) you designate must have.
    • Ans: Power of Attorney
    • Identification card for all dependents
  181. 190. Who works on the principle that the public has the right to be fully informed about matters of national
    • defense?
    • Ans: Public Affairs
  182. 191. What is the mission of Public Affairs in the Department of the Navy?
    Ans: Inform the public and members of the naval service
  183. 192. What is the objective of Public Affairs in the Department of the Navy?
    Ans: To better the general public’s understanding
  184. 193. List the three topics that Public Affairs inform the public and members of the naval service
    • Ans: Navy Operations and Programs
    • The Navy as an Instrument of National Policy and Security
    • The Responsibilities and Activities and of Naval Personnel as U.S. Citizens
  185. 194. List the five subjects that Public Affairs try to better the general public’s understanding.
    • Ans: (1) The Career Advantage of Naval Service
    • (2) The Service Naval Members provide to their Country
    • (3) The Reason Underlying the need for an efficient and effective Modern Navy
    • (4) The Nature of Sea Power and its role for in preserving the Security of the U.S.
    • (5) The Contributions of the Navy in Scientific Research and in Community Assistance
  186. 195. What naval program interacts and cooperates with organization and military departments?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  187. 196. In what way is the Navy a part of the community.
    Ans: In which its facilities or personnel are located
  188. 197. What types of relations are Navy personnel responsible for maintaining?
    Ans: Good Community Relations
  189. 198. How can Navy personnel help maintain good community relations?
    Ans: Taking an active part in civilian activities and organization
  190. 199. List the two factors that the attitude the civilian community has towards Navy personnel affect.
    • Ans: Morale
    • Effectiveness
  191. 200. What naval program was developed by each Command to ensure Navy personnel and the civilian
    • community lives in harmony?
    • Ans: Community Relations Program
  192. 201. What instruction contains information about the Public Affairs?
    • Ans: SECNAVINST 5720.44
    • 202. What naval program assists in welcome programs?
    • Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  193. 203. What naval program carries out the DON’s policy to detect, deter, and eliminate fraud, waste, abuse,
    • and mismanagement?
    • Ans: Integrity and Efficiency Program
  194. 204. What term is defined as intentional wrongful or improper use of government resources?
    Ans: Abuse
  195. 205. What naval program establishes standardized high-year tenure?
    Ans: Reenlistment Quality Control Program
  196. 206. What term is defined as intentional misleading or deceitful conduct that deprives the government of its
    • resources or rights?
    • Ans: Fraud
  197. 207. What term is defined as to manage incompetently or dishonestly?
    Ans: Mismanagement
  198. 208. State the four means of reporting fraud, waste, abuse, and mismanagement.
    • Ans: Navy Hotline
    • Chain of Command
    • Congressional Communication
    • Naval Criminal Investigative Service
  199. 209. What instruction contains information about the Community Relations Program?
    Ans: SECNAVINST 5720.44
  200. 210. What shouldn’t public offices be used for?
    Ans: Private Gain
  201. 211. What term is defined as extravagant, careless, or needless expenditure of government resources?
    Ans: Waste
  202. 212. What type of treatment should not be giving to any person or entity?
    Ans: Preferential Treatment
  203. 213. What naval program act as an advocate for Command family members?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  204. 214. What naval program establishes standardized professional growth point?
    Ans: Reenlistment Quality Control Program
  205. 215. What should not be accepted from defense contractors?
    Ans: Gratuities
  206. 216. List the three dispositions that should not be used for commercial purposes.
    • Ans: Title
    • Rank
    • Position
  207. 217. What should you not use to influence any person to provide any private benefit?
    • Ans: Official Position
    • 218. What should you avoid that is incompatible with your duties or may bring discredit to the Navy?
    • Ans: Outside Employment
  208. 219. What should you never use government property or services for?
    Ans: For anything other than officially approved purposes
  209. 220. What shouldn’t you give to your supervisor?
    Ans: Gifts
  210. 221. What instruction contains information about the Standard of Conduct and Professional Ethics?
    Ans: SECNAVINST 5370.2
  211. 222. What naval program help access the appropriate level of the Chain of Command?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  212. 223. What naval program establishes terms of years an individual may reenlist?
    Ans: Reenlistment Quality Control Program
  213. 224. What should Navy personnel comply with in order for the Navy to maintain public confidence in its
    • integrity?
    • Ans: Standard of Conduct
  214. 225. What is the mission of the Naval Inspector General?
    • Ans: To “Inquire into and Report” on any matter that affects the discipline or military efficiency of the
    • DON
  215. 226. What is one way that the Naval Inspector General can fulfill its mission?
    Ans: Receiving and Investigating Reports
  216. 227. List the four types of reports that the Naval Inspector General receive and investigates to fulfill its
    • mission.
    • Ans: Fraud
    • Waste
    • Mismanagement
    • Related Improprieties
  217. 228. What shouldn’t you accept from your subordinates?
    Ans: Gifts
  218. 229. When is the Navy Hotline used to report fraud, waste, abuse, and mismanagement?
    Ans: When the Chain of Command cannot or will not take appropriate action
  219. 230. What impairs the Navy readiness?
    Ans: Alcohol and Drug Abuse
  220. 231. What age is drinking not permitted in the Navy?
    Ans: Below the age of 18
  221. 232. The perception that alcohol is central to our tradition is wrong. (True/False)
    Ans: True
  222. 233. What type of policy does the Navy has for the use of illegal drugs or abusing prescription drugs?
    Ans: “Zero Tolerance”
  223. 234. List the four personal responsibilities of drinking.
    • Ans: (1) No public drunkenness
    • (2) No drinking and driving
    • (3) Absolute compliance with the local laws
    • (4) No drinking to the extent that impairs judgment
  224. 235. What substance is incompatible with the Navy’s high standards of performance, military discipline,
    • and readiness?
    • Ans: Drugs
  225. 236. What naval program provides a personnel management program to control rating manning?
    Ans: Reenlistment Quality Control Program
  226. 237. What reduces the quality of life of our Navy team?
    Ans: Alcohol and Drug Abuse
  227. 238. What provision primarily protects the rights of personal privacy of people about whom records are
    • maintained by agencies of the federal government?
    • Ans: The Privacy Act
  228. 239. It isn’t legal for an agency of the federal government to maintain records on people without announcing
    • the fact in the federal register. (True/False)
    • Ans: True
  229. 240. What portion of personal information should you keep about others if your duty requires it?
    Ans: Only the information that is needed to do what the law requires
  230. 241. How much can you be fined up to if you make an unauthorized disclosure?
    Ans: $5,000
  231. 242. It is your right to look at any records the DON keeps on you. (True/False)
    Ans: True
  232. 243. What naval program provides a personnel management program to reduce advancement stagnation?
    Ans: Reenlistment Quality Control Program
  233. 244. List the two other rights that you have concerning your record that the DON keeps on you.
    • Ans: Copy It
    • Correct It
  234. 245. What is the Navy’s policy on drugs abuse?
    Ans: “Zero Tolerance”
  235. 246. What provision protects your privacy about your records the federal government maintains?
    Ans: The Privacy Act
  236. 247. What naval program allows the CO to identify and resolve Command-Level Equal Opportunity
    • Programs and concerns?
    • Ans: Command Managed Equal Opportunity Program (CMEO)
  237. 248. What naval program issues reenlistment criteria?
    Ans: Reenlistment Quality Control Program
  238. 249. What article of the U.S. Navy Regulation states that Equal Opportunity shall be afforded to all?
    Ans: 1164
  239. 250. List the seven factors that Equal Opportunity shall be afforded to all without discrimination as to
    • race, color, religion, creed, sex, or national origin.
    • Ans: (1) Effort
    • (2) Talents
    • (3) Conduct
    • (4) Potential
    • (5) Diligence
    • (6) Capabilities
    • (7) Performance
  240. 251. What can not exist if our society doesn’t have Equal Opportunity for all of its people?
    Ans: Real Democracy
  241. 252. What can’t be legislated?
    Ans: Equality
  242. 253. What naval program communicates with the family by the means of Command newsletter?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  243. 254. What can serve to make sure that everyone receives equal treatment?
    Ans: The Law
  244. 255. What naval program does the Navy carries out its Equal Opportunity Policy?
    Ans: Command Managed Equal Opportunity Program (CMEO)
  245. 256. Who provides the guidance and policy for the CMEO Program?
    Ans: CNO
  246. 257. What must CO’s make a reality in their Command?
    Ans: Equal Opportunity
  247. 258. What do personnel in pay grades E1-E9 receive based on a number scale, on overall annual
    • performance evaluations of specific traits?
    • Ans: Numeric Grades
  248. 259. List the two characteristics that your performance evaluation will reflect towards the Navy’s Equal
    • Opportunity Program.
    • Ans: Attitude
    • Conduct
  249. 260. What naval program provides a personnel management program to meet and strength requirements?
    Ans: Reenlistment Quality Control Program
  250. 261. List the five behaviors of an individual that must be put aside to ensure teamwork and to fulfill the
    • Navy’s mission.
    • Ans: (1) Attitudes
    • (2) Prejudices
    • (3) Personal Feelings
    • (4) Ideas about other people
    • (5) How they act around others
  251. 262. What is a behavior that is prejudicial to another because of that person’s race, religion, creed, color,
    • or sex?
    • Ans: Insensitive Practice
  252. 263. Who takes proper action to correct insensitive practices?
    Ans: CO
  253. 264. List the two types of actions that personnel may receive if counseling for insensitive practice is not
    • effective or if further action is warranted.
    • Ans: Disciplinary
    • Administrative
  254. 265. What is the Navy’s Equal Opportunity Program?
    Ans: Command Managed Equal Opportunity (CMEO)
  255. 266. What naval program communicates with the family by the means of Command-Sponsored Telephone?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  256. 267. What frequently lowers morale?
    Ans: Unfair Assignment of Duties
  257. 268. How should supervisors assign work not included in a specific rating?
    Ans: Fair, Rotational Basis
  258. 269. What may supervisors consider when detailing such duties?
    Ans: Seniority
  259. 270. What should assignments to duty on ships and stations comply with?
    Ans: Navy’s Equal Opportunity Goals
  260. 271. What weakens the efficiency and overall effectiveness of a Command?
    Ans: Unfair Assignment of Duties
  261. 272. What law potentially opens all classes of surface ships to women?
    Ans: Combat Exclusion Law
  262. 273. The Seabees has also received women in sea duty construction battalions. (True/False)
    Ans: True
  263. 274. How many seagoing billets have the Seabee Construction Battalion open up for women?
    Ans: 4,000
  264. 275. What naval program communicates with the family by the means of “Careline”?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  265. 276. What ensures a more equitable rotation between sea and shore duty for all sailors?
    Ans: Expanded Opportunity for Women in the Navy
  266. 277. Who set the requirements for advancement?
    Ans: The Department of the Navy
  267. 278. Who will provide the necessary training so you can develop a skill and properly prepare yourself for
    • advancement?
    • Ans: Your Command
    • 279. List the three factors that will determine how far you will advance.
    • Ans: Initiative
    • Capabilities
    • Qualifications
  268. 280. Who set the requirements for advancement?
    Ans: Department of the Navy
  269. 281. What pay grades does the Department of the Navy set the requirements for advancement?
    Ans: E-1 – E-9
  270. 282. What pay grades must pass an advancement-in-rate exam to be advanced?
    Ans: E-4 – E-7
  271. 283. Who has the responsibility to provide you with an equal opportunity for training and advancement?
    Ans: Your Command
  272. 284. What provides career paths for women that are consistent with those of their male counterparts?
    Ans: Expanded Opportunity for Women in the Navy
  273. 285. Just meeting all the requirements does not guarantee advancement. (True/False)
    Ans: True
  274. 286. What naval program communicates with the family by the means of phone tree?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  275. 287. Who will be advanced?
    Ans: Only the most qualified
  276. 288. When are the most qualified personnel advanced?
    Ans: Only if vacancies exist for that paygrade
  277. 289. List the three improvements that will increase your chance for advancement.
    • Ans: Yourself
    • Your Skills
    • Your Education
  278. 290. Who will assure equal justice and treatment by continuously reviewing charges, dismissed cases,
    • issued warnings and all nonjudicial punishment procedures?
    • Ans: Your Command
  279. 291. What must service and recreational facilities meet the need of?
    Ans: All Segments of the Navy Community
  280. 292. What naval program interacts and cooperates with family service center?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  281. 293. Who must pay special attention to the possibility of discriminatory practices in the operation of
    • exchanges, commissaries, service clubs, and recreational facilities?
    • Ans: Commands
  282. 294. Who provide information about government housing and the type, cost, and availability of private
    • housing?
    • Ans: Housing Referral Offices
    • 295. List the three factors that are inconsistent with Equal Opportunity.
    • Ans: Segregation
    • Lack of Tolerance of Cultural Preferences
    • Discriminatory Practices in Command Facilities
  283. 296. Who has established Housing Referral Offices at locations with large concentrations of military
    • families and where housing discrimination may exist?
    • Ans: Department of Defense
  284. 297. What naval program interacts and cooperates with chaplain’s office?
    Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  285. 298. What legislation makes every effort to eliminate off-base housing discrimination towards DoD
    • personnel?
    • Ans: Federal Fair Housing Legislation
  286. 299. Dealing with discrimination in the civilian community is more difficult than within a Command.
    • (True/False)
    • Ans: True
  287. 300. What type of committee was established by the Navy to promote equal opportunity for its members in
    • the civilian community?
    • Ans: Command-Community Relations Committees
  288. 301. Which amendment of the constitution guarantees you the right of freedom of speech and assembly?
    Ans: First
  289. 302. List the six conditions that are attached to participation in civil rights demonstrations for all Navy
    • personnel.
    • Ans: Can not wear uniform
    • Can not participate during duty hours
    • Can not participate in demonstrations held in a foreign country
    • Can not participate in demonstrations that violate law and order
    • Can not participate in demonstrations held in military reservation
    • Can not participate in demonstrations that is expected to result in violence
  290. 303. What can provide valuable information about the existence of discriminatory within a Command?
    Ans: Legitimate Complaints
  291. 304. What type of action lends credibility to your Command’s stated commitment to ensure equal treatment
    • and justice?
    • Ans: Positive Action
  292. 305. What do people feel will happen if they complain?
    Ans: They will suffer
  293. 306. What manuals guarantee personnel the right to file a complaint of discriminatory treatment without
    • danger of reprisal from the command? (2)
    • Ans: U.S. Navy Regulations
    • U.S. Navy Equal Opportunity Manual
  294. 307. What should personnel gather before forwarding a complaint?
    Ans: All Pertinent Facts
  295. 308. What can you request to speak with the CO to voice a complaint or get help in resolving a problem?
    Ans: Captain’s Mast
  296. 309. What is the first course of action when you can not resolve a complaint among the persons involved or
    • with the help of a supervisor?
    • Ans: Submit a Special Request Chit
  297. 310. How are complaints submitted?
    Ans: Through the Chain of Command
  298. 311. When should complaints be submitted through the Chain of Command?
    Ans: Within a timely manner of the incident
  299. 312. Filing false discrimination complaints is just as serious as discrimination itself? (True/False)
    Ans: True
  300. 313. Who maintains a list of facilities banned as housing for military personnel because of discriminatory
    • practices?
    • Ans: Housing Referral Offices
  301. 314. What term is defined as any conduct whereby a military member or members, regardless of service or
    • rank, without proper authority causes another military member or members, regardless of service or
    • rank, to suffer or be expose to any activity which is cruel, abusive, humiliating, oppressive,
    • demeaning, or harmful?
    • Ans: Hazing
  302. 315. Soliciting or Coercing another to perpetrate any such activity is also considering hazing. (True/False)
    Ans: True
  303. 316. Hazing need not involve physical contact among or between military members; it can be __________
    • and ____________ in nature.
    • Ans: Verbal
    • Psychological
  304. 317. What are unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct
    • that is sexual nature?
    • Ans: Sexual Harassment
  305. 318. List the three criteria’s that a person’s behavior must meet before its considered sexual harassment.
    • Ans: Unwelcome
    • Sexual in Nature
    • Occur in or impact on the Work Environment
  306. 319. What type of behavior is a behavior that person doesn’t ask for and considers undesirable or offensive?
    Ans: Unwelcome Behavior
  307. 320. What behavior is defined as bothering someone in a sexual way?
    Ans: Sexual Harassment
  308. 321. List the three examples of a person’s behavior being sexual in nature.
    • Ans: Talking about sex
    • Telling sexually explicit jokes
    • Display sexually suggestive pictures
  309. 322. For sexual harassment to occur, unwelcome sexual behavior must occur ________________ on the
    • work environment.
    • Ans: In or Impact
  310. 323. What type of Sexual Harassment occurs when someone is offered or denied something that is
    • work-connected in return for submitting to or rejecting unwelcome sexual behavior?
    • Ans: Quid Pro Quo
  311. 324. What does Quid Pro Quo means?
    Ans: This for That
  312. 325. What is a form of sex discrimination?
    Ans: Sexual Harassment
  313. 326. Who is a volunteer liaison between the Command and families?
    Ans: Ombudsman
  314. 327. What type of Sexual Harassment makes the workplace offensive, intimidating, or abusive to
    • another person, whether or not work performance is affected?
    • Ans: Hostile Environment
  315. 328. Who shall you consult on avenues available to you to seek resolution and redress of sexual harassment?
    Ans: CMEO Officer
  316. 329. What level are all reported incidents of sexual harassment are investigated and resolved?
    Ans: Lowest Level
  317. 330. What article of the U.S. Navy Regulation states no person in the Navy is to enter a person relationship
    • that is unduly familiar and does not respect the differences in rank?
    • Ans: 1165
  318. 331. What naval program set standards you should meet to be eligible to reenlist?
    Ans: The Reenlistment Quality Control Program
  319. 332. What is the title of the ENCORE program?
    Ans: The Enlisted Navy Career Option for Reenlistment Program
  320. 333. Who is the Ombudsman appointed by?
    Ans: CO
  321. 334. What is the scope of the Ombudsman’s job?
    Ans: Assisting the CO’s in their responsibilities
  322. 335. Who always determine the content and priorities of the Ombudsman Program?
    Ans: CO
  323. 336. What naval program must all first-term sailors in paygrades E1- E6 be approved through?
    Ans: The Enlisted Navy Career Option for Reenlistment Program (ENCORE)
  324. 337. What paygrades cannot reenlist unless involved in special programs, such as the 2YO program?
    Ans: E-1- E-2
  325. 338. What naval program indicates whether you have met professional growth criteria?
    • Ans: Reenlistment Quality Control Program
    • 339. What does the Reenlistment Quality Control Program uses to indicate whether you have met
    • professional growth criteria?
    • Ans: Reenlistment Codes
  326. 340. What naval program must approve paygrades E-1- E-2 to reenlist in special programs, such as the 2YO
    • program?
    • Ans: The Enlisted Navy Career Option for Reenlistment Program (ENCORE)
  327. 341. What form indicates your reenlistment code if you don’t reenlist at your end of active obligated
    • service?
    • Ans: Certificate of Release/Discharge from Active Duty, DD 214
  328. 342. What indicates whether or not you’re qualified to reenlist?
    Ans: Reenlistment Codes
  329. 343. What Reenlistment Code indicates recommended for preferred reenlistment?
    Ans: RE-R1
  330. 344. What Reenlistment Code indicates eligible for reenlistment?
    Ans: RE-1
  331. 345. What Reenlistment Code indicates eligible for probationary reenlistment?
    Ans: RE-R3
  332. 346. What Reenlistment Code indicates not eligible for reenlistment?
    Ans: RE-4
  333. 347. What is the Department of the Navy policy on voting?
    Ans: To ensure its members vote in all elections within their home districts
  334. 348. Who directs and supervises the Navy’s Voting Program?
    Ans: Chief of Naval Personnel
  335. 349. What do all eligible personnel receive for all federal elections?
    Ans: In-Hand Delivery of the Federal Post Card Application for Absentee Ballot, SF Form 76
  336. 350. What naval program makes sure all ships and stations receive voting information pamphlets and
    • materials?
    • Ans: Navy’s Voting Program
  337. 351. What reflect the status of personnel who separate from the Navy?
    Ans: Reenlistment Codes
  338. 352. What is the recommended delivery date/time for overseas areas?
    Ans: 15 August
  339. 353. What is the recommended delivery date/time for stateside personnel?
    Ans: 15 September
  340. 354. What naval program participates in activities that would promote the morale, health, and welfare of the
    • Command families?
    • Ans: Family Ombudsman Program
  341. 355. What reflect the quality control category of personnel who separate from the Navy?
    Ans: Reenlistment Codes
  342. 356. List the two areas that the Ombudsman is trained to provide help in.
    • Ans: Referral
    • Information
  343. 357. List the two factors that bind the Command Ombudsman.
    • Ans: Privacy Act
    • Strict Rules of Confidentiality
  344. 358. What naval program establishes procedures for reenlistment/extension?
    Ans: Reenlistment Quality Control Program
  345. 359. What does the Navy require to help its member resolve a wide variety of problems?
    Ans: Numerous Programs
  346. 360. What policies govern our day-to-day operations?
    Ans: Department of the Navy
  347. 361. What paygrade is eligible to reenlist/extend provided they have met the professional growth criteria?
    Ans: E-3
  348. 362. Personnel in the paygrade of E-3 is eligible to reenlist/extend provided they have met the professional
    • growth criteria and have been approved by what naval program.
    • Ans: The Enlisted Navy Career Option for Reenlistment Program (ENCORE)
  349. 363. What term defines abatement?
    Ans: Lowering
  350. 364. Under the Clean Air Act, what government body has the primary responsibility for assuring air quality?
    Ans: Each State
  351. 365. List the five purposes of the Reenlistment Quality Control Program.
    • Ans: (1) To provide a personnel management program to control rating manning, reduce advancement
    • stagnation, and meet end strength requirement
    • (2) To issue reenlistment criteria for the reenlistment quality control program
    • (3) To establish terms of years an individual may reenlist based upon CREO group of their rating and years of service at the time of reenlistment
    • (4) To establish standardized professional growth points or high-year tenure (HYT) by paygrade
    • (5) To establish procedures by which personnel may request consideration for reenlistment/extension beyond established professional growth points

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