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Today, about one third of the world's oil production comes from what area?
The Persian Gulf
The Russian Commonwealth
All of the answers are correct
What term refers to the brightness of a star as compared to the brightness of the sun?
Operation Chromite, probably the most daring amphibious assault ever planned, was conducted at ____________.
Inchon, to cut off North Korean forces in the south
Hungnam, to escape from North Korean and Chinese encirclement
Pusan, to break out of the North Korean encirclement
Wonsan, to destroy North Korean forces fleeing northward
What level of security classification is assigned to material that could result in great damage to the nation if revealed?
Who is responsible for appropriating money for national defense?
Joint Chiefs of Staff
Secretary of Defense
In approaching a blind bend in a channel, a vessel must keep to the ___________ side, and must sound a prolonged blast on the whistle if it is unable to see at least half-mile ahead.
To temporarily halt a squad in the oblique direction, in order to correct errors, the command is
"In the Oblique, HALT"
"In Place, HALT"
What are the main and secondary functions of naval telecommunications?
Encrypt and decrypt messages of the operating forces/Meet the communications needs of the operating forces
Reproduce and record air-to-surface messages/Meet the communications needs of the operating forces
Meet the communications needs of the operating forces/Reproduce and record air-to-surface messages
Allow the administration of the naval establishment/ Meet the communications needs of the operating forces
What are the duties of the convening authority concerning a court-martial?
He or she may have a military judge appointed to the court if one is available
All answers are correct
He or she draws up a convening order that specifies the time and place of court meeting
He or she assigns the members to the court
Every half hour at night, what do lookouts inspect and report?
Status of ship's navigational lights
All contacts within assigned sector
Percentage of cloud cover and fog
Who is assigned the task of investigating for mitigating and extenuating circumstances that may provide a plausible reason for an offense or may lessen the imposed punishment?
Preliminary Inquiry Officer
What was the main focus of the Taft administration from 1908 to 1913 and even more in the early years of the Wilson administration?
None of the answers are correct
What is the best knot for securing small stuff around a package?
What is the principal means of internal communications throughout a ship?
Sound-powered telephone system
Just as a car will not run without fuel, your body will not work properly without the right _______________.
Dense puffy clouds with a beautiful cauliflower appearance are called?
What is the name of the U.S. Navy's first aircraft carrier?
What aircraft served for 36 years (1970-2006) as the Navy's primary air-to-air superiority platform?
F/A 18 Hornet
F/A 18G Growler
The Navy's core values are Honor, Courage, and __________.
When the body develops a resistance to a drug and requires the drug to function normally _________ occurs.
What is the shortest distance between two points on a globe?
The largest amphibious landing carried out by U.S. forces during the Mexican War took place at _______________
Veracruz under the command of General Winfeld Scott
Monterey under the command of Commodore John Sloat
Matamoros under the command of General Zachary Taylor
Yerba Buena (San Francisco) under the command of CDR John Montgomery
Major fisheries along the northeast coast of the United States and Canada yield abundant catches of
Herring and sardines
Shrimp and crab
Cod, haddock, and ocean perch
To make a __________ legal, it must be effective, that is, if a ship attempts to enter or leave a blockaded port, its capture must be attempted
Line of defense
Which of the following is NOT one of the three T's that provided the surface Navy with its principle antiair defensive capability during the 1970's and 1980's
When North Korea invaded South Korea,
The Security Council of the United Nations condemned the invasion
President Truman ordered the Joint Chiefs of Staff to take military action to aid South Korea
All of the Answers are correct
The Joint Chiefs named General McArthur Commander-in-Chief of the U.S. Forces in the Far East
What are the basic considerations in evaluating an external threat?
Intentions- What will the adversary do?
All the answers are correct
Capabilities- What can a potential adversary do?
Vulnerabilities - What are the adversary's weaknesses?
What is development of close personal relationships with personnel of lower rank, especially those within one's own command?
If total war were to come, the whole national economy would have to be ____________.
What is the single most deadly weapon of defense used by the Germans along the Normandy beaches?
In which of these conditions do ice crystals form in body tissues after exposure to freezing temperatures?
Cold injury dehydration
What are green and red horizontally banded buoys?
Most new naval warships have either a combat systems or deck department. Ships mainly concerned with ordinance or aircraft have a combat systems department headed by a combat systems officer. Other ships, such as amphibious and logistics ships have a deck department headed by the ____________.
Damage Control Officer
In 1996 the U.S. Marines were called on to evacuate U.S. nationals from
South Africa and Chad
Liberia and The Republic of Bangui
Nigeria and Egypt
Uganda and The Congo
Which strategist pointed out that a government cannot deter an adversary from waging war with half measures and inadequate military strength?
Alfred Thayer Mahan
Major Alexander de Seversky
Karl von Clausewitz
What is the normal position of the guidon while marching in quick time?
Today, the telescope and its fine camera's are usually operated by
pulleys and levers
A cadet Lieutenant Commander is designated by a collar device of
Four attached gold bars
Two attached gold bars
Five attached gold bars
Three attached gold bars
The senior officer taking part in a ceremony is referred to as a?
Marshal of Ceremony
Commander of Troops
What group of Europeans became the leaders of Western culture after the Greeks?
What circumstances might cause entanglement of the major powers in a war that could escalate to general war?
All of the answers are correct
Other involvements with nations in conflict with neighbors in areas to the major powers
Collective security systems
What is the American flag called when mounted on a staff and carried by individuals on foot?
What is the boundary line that is between two nations consisting of the center of a navigable river or channel in a waterway separating them called?
A person's _________ is an action that others can see you doing based on your personality and your attitude at a given time.
Sanitizing the hands is especially important following which of these actions?
Using the toilet
Some fire control systems are automatically triggered when the temperature in the protected compartment reaches a certain level, but most are operated manually by control valves. These __________ systems are installed in magazines, gun turrets, ammunition-handling rooms, space where flammable materials are stored, and hangar bays aboard ships that operate aircraft.
CO2 portable extinguisher
Dry chemical PKP
Fisheries in the Gulf of Alaska and along the Washington and Oregon coast reap a great harvest of
Cod and flounder
Salmon and pollock
Sardines and anchovies
The ___________ alarm consists of a series of three pulses, with a short pause between each series.
If weight is added high on a ship, the ship will be more prone to ____________.
Become neutrally buoyant
The rough outer crust of the Earth which rides on the molten rock of the upper part of the mantle is called the
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