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  1. What are the 5 levels of MOPP?
      • MOPP 0: used during periods of increased alert when enemy has CB capability

      • MOPP 1: used when a CB attack in theatre is
      • possible

      • MOPP 2: used when a CB attack in theatre is
      • likely

      • MOPP 3: used in areas with no contact hazard or operationally significant percutaneous vapor hazard

      • MOPP 4: used when CB agents are present, but actual hazard has not been determined
  2. What does JSLIST stand for?
    Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suite Technology
  3. What does MOPP stand for?
    Mission Oriented Protective Posture
  4. When under and CBRN attack when do you give the
    After you have donned your mask.
  5. What are the proper masking procedures?
      • Stop breathing, close your eyes

      • Don mask

      • Clear mask

      • Check the seal

      • Sound the alarm

      • Continue
      • the mission
  6. What does CBRN stand for?
    Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear
  7. NBC hazards are classified into 2 types, what are
      • Immediate hazards: immediate casualties

      • Residual
      • hazards: delayed effects
  8. What will replace the Nerve Agent Antidote Kit based on self life expiration dates?
    The Antidote Treatment, Nerve Agent Auto Injector
  9. What is the number of ATNAA that must be given as
    immediate first aid treatment for nerve agent poisoning?
  10. What is the number of NAAK that must be given as immediate first aid treatment for nerve agent poisoning?
  11. Alarms and signals convey warning of NBC
    contamination. Units use easily recognizable and reliable alarm methods to respond quickly and correctly to NBC hazards. What are 3 types of alarms and signals?
    - Audible Alarms

    - Automatic Alarms

    - Visual Signals
  12. What FM covers NBC operations?
    FM 3-11
  13. What FM covers NBC protection?
    FM 3-11.4
  14. What FM covers NBC decontamination?
    FM 3-5
  15. What is FM 3-7?
    NBC Handbook
  16. What forms do chemical agents come in?
    - Vapors

    - Solids

    - Liquids

    - Gases
  17. Soldiers in MOPP 4 may lose how much water per hour through perspiration?
    1 quart or more
  18. When fitting the protective mask, in what sequence
    should the straps be tightened?
    - Forehead

    - Cheek

    - Temple
  19. Which of the NBC reports is most widely used?
    NBC 1
  20. What are the 3 types of procedures for MOPP gear
    - Individual

    - Buddy

    - Triple Buddy
  21. What are the 3 fundamentals of NBC defense?
    - Avoid Contamination

    - Protection

    - Decontamination
  22. How long should you apply pressure when using the Auto Injector?
    10 sec
  23. What do you do with the Auto Injector after injecting?
    Stick through the upper left pocket flap.
  24. The protective mask will not protect against what 2
    types of gases?
    - Ammonia vapors

    - Carbon monoxide
  25. When giving buddy aid, whose auto injectors would you use?
    The person’s receiving the treatment.
  26. When giving self aid how long should you wait if still
    experiencing the symptoms of a Nerve Agent before administering the second MK1?
    10-15 min
  27. Once a unit has masked, who can make the decision to unmask?
    The unit commander
  28. What is the shape of the contamination markers?
  29. What type of attack does a M22 ACADA alarm warn you of?
    Chemical- (Automatic Chemical Agent Detection Alarm)
  30. What are the 3 levels of decontamination?
    - Immediate

    - Operational

    - Standard
  31. How often should you check your protective masks
    during peacetime?
    Before, during and after training, or monthly.
  32. What are the dimensions of a NBC marker?
    11 ½ in at top, 8 in on sides
  33. What are the 9 mild symptoms of nerve agent poisoning?
    • - Runny nose
    • - Headache
    • - Sudden drooling
    • - Difficulty seeing
    • - Difficulty breathing
    • - Localized sweating and muscular twitching
    • - Stomach cramps
    • - Nausea
    • - Fast heart beat followed by slow heart beat
  34. What are the 11 severe symptoms of nerve agent
    • - Strange behavior
    • - Wheezing, difficulty breathing, coughing
    • - Pinpointed pupils
    • - Red eyes with tearing
    • - Vomiting
    • - Severe muscle twitching
    • - Involuntary urination and defecation
    • - Convulsions
    • - Unconsciousness
    • - Respiratory failure
    • - Slow heart rate
  35. When crossing a contaminated area what 2 things should you avoid doing?
    - Stirring up dust

    - Touching anything
  36. Of Nerve, Blood and Blister agents, which causes the
    most casualties?
    Nerve agents
  37. How should an area that is suspected of contamination be crossed?
    Quickly, avoiding depressions and vegetation
  38. What are the 3 effects of a nuclear explosion?
    - Blast

    - Heat

    - Radiation
  39. What is the color of a Nuclear (radiation) marker?
    White background with ATOM in black letters.
  40. What is the current US policy regarding the use of
    Nuclear assets?
    Last resort, first use only if necessary.
  41. What are Flash Burns?
    Direct burns produced by the flash of thermal radiation from the fireball.
  42. What causes the most casualties in a nuclear attack?
    Initial blast and heat of detonation.
  43. What is the different between Dose Rate and Total
    - Dose Rate - amount of radiation per hour

    - Total Dose - total accumulation of radiation
  44. Who has the authority to authorize the use of nuclear
    The President
  45. What are 3 types of nuclear bursts?
    - Air

    - Ground

    - Subsurface
  46. What does an AN VDR-2 detect and measure?
    Nuclear radiation from fallout and radioisotopes.
  47. An NBC-1 report is used to determine what?
    Initial detection of NBC weapons usage by the enemy.
  48. What FM covers Nuclear Contamination Avoidance?
    FM 3-11.3
  49. For maximum radiation effect, which nuclear burst
    would you use?
  50. What is the best way to protect against biological
    Personal hygiene
  51. What is a vector?
    Insect used to spread Biological Agents.
  52. What is the current US policy regarding the use of
    Biological assets?
    No use
  53. What is meant by Biological warfare?
    Use of germs or toxins, to cause death or disease among people animals and plants.
  54. What is the color of a biological contamination
    Blue background with BIO in red letters
  55. What does FM 3-3 cover?
    CBRN Contamination Avoidance
  56. What are the 4 types of microorganisms found in
    biological agents?
    - Bacteria

    - Fungi

    - Virus

    - Rickettsiae
  57. What is the best decontamination for biological
    Warm soapy water
  58. Where would a biological attack be most effective?
    - Cities

    - Large troop concentrations

    - Crops

    - Animals
  59. How may chemical agents be deployed?
    - Arterial spray

    - Artillery bombs

    - Individuals

    - Mines

    - Rockets
  60. What are the most effect times to use chemical agents?
    Evening and early morning, due to lack of sun and wind
  61. Chemical agents are classified by the US into 3
    categories, name them?
    - Persistent

    - Non-persistent

    - Dusty
  62. What is the current US policy regarding the use of
    chemical assets?
    No first use
  63. What is the color of the chemical contamination
    Yellow with gas in red letters
  64. What are the 4 types of chemical agents?
    - Nerve

    - Blister

    - Blood

    - Choking
  65. What decontamination equipment is available for
    chemical agents?
    • - M291 SDK - To decontaminate your skin completely, through physical removal, absorption, and neutralization of toxic agents without long-term effects
    • - M295 IEDK - To decontaminate your chemical protective gloves, mask, hood, overboots, LCE, and weapon
    • - M100 SDS - To perform immediate decontamination of equipment, vehicles, and crew-served weapons
    • - FSDS - To perform fixed-site and terrain decontamination. To perform operational and thorough decontamination of vehicles and equipment.
    • - M12A1 PDDA - To spray decontaminating agents, STB slurries and solutions, and hot soapy water rinses during field decontamination operations. To pump water or foam to fight fires, deice items, wash vehicles, and pump various fluids
    • - M17 LDS - To perform operation and thorough decontamination of vehicles and equipment. To provide troop showers as necessary