Flashcards in BLC Basic Knowledge Test Deck (23)
What are the 5 major terrain features?
What are the three minor terrain features?
What are the 2 supplementary terrain features?
What are the colors of the map and what do they stand for?
BROWN - terrain/contour lines
BLUE - water
BLACK - manmade features
RED - major roads/build up areas
GREEN - vegetations
What does GOTWA stand for and give an example of when you would use it?
OTHERS going with me
TIME we'll be gone
WHAT to do if I don't return in time
ACTIONS on contact all elements
What are the three types of bleeding and describe them?
1. Arterial - bright red spurting blood
2. Venous - dark red steady flow
3. Capillary - blood oozes from wound
What are the three types of heat injuries?
1. Heat cramps
2. Heat exhaustion
3. Heat stroke
What does OAKOC stand for?
O bservation fields of fire
A venues of approach
K ey terrain features
C over and concealment
In reference to land navigation, what are the different types of north?
What are the five paragraphs of an Operation Order?
5. Command and Signal
What are the five principles of patrolling?
5. Common Sense
What does SLLS stand for?
What does LACE stand for?
What does SALUTE stand for?
What does METT-TC stand for?
Civilians on the battlefield
What are the different types of command orders?
Warning Order (WARNO)
Operations Order (OPORD)
Fragmentary Order (FRAGO)
What are the eight troop leading procedures?
1. Receive mission
2. Issue Warning Order
3. Make Tentative Plan
4. Start Necessary Movement
6. Complete the Plan
7. Issue Operations Order
In reference to an Enemy Prisoner of War, what are the five S's?
5. Speed to the rear
What are the different types of Recon Patrols?
What are the different types of movement techniques?
Traveling over watch
Bounding over watch (successive, alternative)
What are the eight cycles of function?
What are the eight battle drills?
1. Platoon attack
1a. Squad attack
2. React to contact
3. Break contact
4. React to ambush
5. Knock out bunkers
6. Enter building/clear room
7. Enter/clear trench
8. Conduct initial breach of mind wire obstacle