Young Marine Basic Guide Book

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these flash cards are for the Young Marines to have as a study tool to advance in the ranks


 
  
Created Mar 23, 2011
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PO1 EO5 B What is quick time?
 
Quick time is the term for marching at a regular pace
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PO1 EO6 B   what is double time?
 
double time is the term for running or jogging
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PO1 EO10 D   what is the base element?
 
the base element is the squad that is closest to the turn
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PO1 E 11 B   when should you properly render a hand salute?
 
you should render to colors, all federally commissioned offcers and the unit commader ONLY
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PO2 EO1 B   what modification can the unit commander make to the offical unifom
 
the unit commander may change the color of the shirt from white to either the red national...
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PO2 EO1 C   what style boots can be worn with the Young Marine uniform?
 
the standard black leather or black hotweather tropical (jungle) combat boots an the old style...
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PO2 EO1 D   where do you mark all articles of the Young Marine uniform
 
a. Web Belt. On one side only, inside near the buckle end. b. Cover. Inside on the sweatband. c....
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PO2 EO2 A   how is the male hair worn?
 
Hair will be neat and closely trimmed. Hair will be short enough so that it does not touch...
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PO2 EO2 A   how is the female hair worn?
 
Hair may touch the collar, but will not fall below the collars lower edge. Hair that would...
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PO2 EO2 B   What jewelry is permitted whil wearing the official Young Marine uniform?
 
The only jewelry permitted is watches, medical items, religious medallions, class or Young...
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PO2 EO2 C   how do you clean and press the Youn Marine uniform?
 
the uniform will be machine or hand laundered in warm water and it may be starched but do not...
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PO2 EO3 A   What is the obligation?
 
From this day forward, I sincerely promise, I will set an example for all other youth...
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PO2 EO3 B   what is the creed?
 
1) Obey my parents and all others in charge of me whether young or old. 2)...
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PO2 EO3 C   What are 5 examples of the 5 statement of the creed?
 
1) Young Marines obey their parents or guardians. They also obey those in charge of them. 2)...
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PO2 EO4 A   when addressing Young Marines by their rank, what words precede their rank?
 
Young Marine precedes their rank.   Example: Young Marine Lcpl Chester
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PO2 EO4 B   what ranks are in the basic group, junior group, senior group and advance...
 
Basic group- Private(PVT) Private First Class( PFC) Lance Corporal(LCpl) Junior group- Corporal(Cpl)...
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PO2 EO4 C   which 2 Young Marine ranks are billets only?
 
First Sergeant(1stSgt) and Sergent Major(SgtMaj)
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PO2 EO5 A

how do Young Marine address senior Young Marines, unit commanders and other...
 
Senior Young Marines- by Young Marine, their rank and last name
Unit Commanders- by his...
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PO 2 EO5 B

how does a Young Marine enter a Young Marine office?
 
Before entering an office the Young Marine Recruit
will knock loudly three times and stand...
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PO2 EO5 C

how do Young Marines render honors to the National Standard in and out of...
 
In uniform- will come to attention and render the proper hand salute
Out of uniform-will...
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PO2 EO5 D

how do Young Marine render honors to the National Anthem in and out of uniform?
 
In uniform-the Young Marine will stand at attention face the flag and render the proper hand...
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PO2 EO6 A

what is the Young Marine birthday?
 
October 17, 1965
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PO2 EO6 B

where and when were the Young Marines founded?
 
The Young Marines was founded in 1959 in Waterbury, CT
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PO2 EO6 C

what is the relationship between the Young Marines and the Marine Corps League?
 
The Young Marines are a subsidiary organization of the Marine Corps League. The Young Marines...
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PO2 EO6 E

what are the 3 Young Marine core values?
 
teamwork, leadership and disapline
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PO2 EO6 F

what are 3 examples of each core value?
 
Discipline-Follow all rules and regulations set forth in the Young Marines Guidebooks and Manuals.
Leadership-Accomplish...
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PO2 EO7 A

What is a personal award?
 
Personal Awards are awarded to Young Marines who distinguish themselves with exceptional achievement,...
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PO2 EO7 B

what is an achievement award?
 
Achievement Awards are awarded to Young Marines or Young Marine Units that distinguish themselves...
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PO2 EO7 C

What is a service award?
 
Service Awards are awarded to Young Marines or Young Marine Units that distinguish themselves...
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PO2 EO7 E

how do you earn the drug demand reduction ribbon award?
 
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PO2 EO7 F

how do you earn the academic achievement ribbon award?
 
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PO3 EO1 A   What does the acronym C.O.L.D. stand for
 
C — clean clothes breathe and insulate better O — avoid overheating by ventilating L...
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What are three personal equipment items that should be carried in pockets?
 
Whistle (plastic); b. Folding pocket knife with a large (10 cm) and small blade; c. personal...
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PO 3 EO2 A   where do you place heavy objects in a backpack?
 
Place heavy objects close to the back of the frame, centered and higher on the load
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PO3 EO3 A   What are some various outdoor tools, describe how to care for each of them.
 
Axe, bow saw, and shovel   a. Store tools in a secure place, never leave them lying...
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PO3 EO4 A   what are the bare minimun that can be carried in a field survival kit?
 
If you can carry only the bare minimum, carry matches, a signaling device (whistle), protection...
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PO3 EO5 A   Describe the safety procedures for a stove
 
a. Fill, light, and use the stove outside of tents, buildings and confined shelters b. ensure...
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PO3 EO5 B   Describe the safety procedures for a lantern    
 
a. Fill, light and use the lantern outside of tents, buildings and confined shelter; b. Only...
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PO3 EO5 C   When is the only time to open a fuel container on a stove or lantern
 
Always fill the stove or lantern in a different place than where you plan to use it –...
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PO3 EO6 A   What are two ways to collect safe drinking water?
 
To find safe drinking water, collect rainwater or clean water from a spring or a fast moving...
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PO3 EO6 B   How do you prepare water found in the fild for drinking?
 
bring water to a rolling boil, let cool and then drink it.
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PO3 EO6 C   What is the safest and simplest way to cook fres food in the field?
 
Boiling is one of the simplest and surest ways of cooking fresh food
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PO3 EO7 A   Name three things to do or not do when selecting a wilderness shelter site.
 
When you construct your shelter in the wilderness you will need to consider several factors....
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PO3 EO7 B   How far away from open water should ones shelter be?
 
at least 100 feet
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PO3 EO7C   How far away from a trail should ones shelter site be?
 
at least 30 feet
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PO3 EO8 A   Wh is a high standard of personal hygiene important in the field?
 
A high standard of personal hygiene is important in the field because it protects you against...
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PO3 EO8 B   How often do you wash yourself in the field?
 
you wash yourself daily
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PO3 EO8 C   Hw many times a day does one brush their teeht in the field?
 
Brush your teeth and use floss at least twice a day
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PO3 EO8 E   What does one do before leaving te campsite?
 
field day and makes the campsite look better than the origional condition the Young Marine...
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PO3 EO9 A   Describe the defensive measures taken to protect against poison ivy
 
simplest defense is to wear long pants when in areas where poison ivy grows, wash clothing...
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PO3 EO9 B   Describe the defensive measures taken to protect against insects
 
insects are a nuisance that can be defended against by protective clothing and repellant....
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PO3 EO9 C   What do you do if bitten by a tick?
 
pull it out immediately with tweezers—do not use your fingers.You can use a sterile needle...
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PO3 EO9 D   How do you store food contaers in the field?
 
Never eat in your shelter. Hang food containers from an overhanging branch well away from...
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PO3 EO9 E   What are the effects and treatment of hypothermia?
 
Effect: shivering and cannot stop. Treatment: getting the person warm, dry and sheltered....
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PO3 EO9 F   What are the effects and treatment of frostbite?
 
Frostbite happens when soft tissue freezes. Treat frostbite by slowly warming the affected...
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PO3 EO9 G   How do you protect against heat exhaustion and heat stroke?
 
Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke can be avoided by drinking plenty of water before and during...
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PO3 EO9 H   What are the two main ways of telling if you are dehydrated?
 
The two main ways of telling if you are dehydrating are: 1) You have a headache; and/or 2)...
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PO3 EO 9 I   Name two methods to help avoid being struch by lighting.
 
1) Get out of the water, 2) Do not stay on a hill top or in an open field, 3) Stay out...
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PO3 EO9 J   How do you travel at night?
 
ensure that you can see and be seen. Stay off roads where visibility is limited to avoid...
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PO3 EO10 A   Describe what minimum camping impact means
 
The goal of minimum impact camping is to leave behind no trace that you have used or passed...
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PO3 EO10 B   Describe ow to walk in pristine areas
 
When walking in pristine areas spread out and take a slightly different route than the person...
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PO3 EO10 C   Where do you NOT dump wast water.
 
Don’t dump wastewater into ground water
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PO3 EO10 D   Describe the dimensions of a field latrine.
 
  A hole about  4 feet long, 2 feet wide, 4 feet deep
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PO3 EO10 E   How far away from a ground water source latrines or cat holes should be...
 
Choose a site at least 100 yards from a ground water source, on dry ground, in a location...
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PO3 EO10 F   How far away from a ground water source should the washing site be.
 
at least 120 yards from open water.
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PO3 EO11 A   Name three ways to care for a rope.
 
Some rules of rope care to remember are: a. Do not step on a rope; b. Distribute wear...
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PO3 EO12 A   What safety equipment does one have on hand before starting a fire.
 
Ensure you have fire safety equipment available to you before starting a fire. This equipment...
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PO3 EO12 B   What three components are required to start a fire?
 
Fire requires three components to burn: fuel, oxygen, and heat
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PO3 EO12 C   What are the four basic categories of a fuel for a campfire?
 
Tinder, kindling, softwood fuels, and hardwood fuels
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PO3 EO12 D   What is kindling?
 
Kindling—thin wood smaller in diameter than your finger
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PO4 EO1 A   What are three different types of maps? Describe them.
 
a. Political maps show countries, provinces or other political borders—e.g. globes and...
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PO4 EO1 B   How do you care for a map?
 
a. Place your map in a clear plastic bag, or permanently laminate it; b. Fold it properly...
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PO4 EO1C   What are the two scales used on topographical maps?
 
1:50,000- or 1:250,000-scale
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PO4 EO1 D   What does 1:50,000 mean on a map scale?
 
a 1:50,000-scale map illustrates an area where one cm on the map represents 50,000cm (500m)...
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PO4 EO2 A   Define the five basic colors on a topographical map.
 
Red—is used for paved roads and highway numbers—it is also used to shade in areas of...
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PO4 EO2  B   What is a contour line on a map?    
 
Contour line – A contour line is a line on the map joining points of equal elevation above...
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PO4 EO2 D   Where is the date of the map located?
 
Date of map data—helps to indicate the amount of change that may have occurred since the...
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PO4 EO2 E   Where is the legend on the map located?
 
Legend of conventional signs—(find this in the bottom margin, plus a more complete list...
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PO4 EO3 C   What is a "catching feature" on a map?
 
A “Catching feature” is the stop sign that tells you, you have gone too far. It should...
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PO6 EO1 A   What are the eight basic elements of speech preparation?
 
a. select and limit the subject b. determine the purpose c. analyze the audience and occasion d....
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PO7 EO1   What does TEAM stand for?
 
T—Together E—Everyone A—Accomplishes M—More  
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PO8 EO1 A   What is the meaning of good citizenship?
 
-Living peacefully with one another by respecting the rights of others and accepting their...
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PO8 EO1 B   What are the responsibilities of citizenship?
 
a. Help others in the community b. Care for and protect our heritage and environment c....
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PO8 EO2 A   What is a short history of the U.S. Flag?
 
The first flag was created by the Continental Congree on June 14, 1777. This date is now known...
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PO8 EO2 D   What is the name of the seamstress who was supposed to have sewn the first...
 
Besty Ross    
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PO8 Eo3 A   What is the first stanza of the National Anthem?
 
Oh, say can you see, by the dawns early light, What so proudly we hailed at the twilights...
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PO * EO3 B   Who wrote the words to the National Athem?
 
Fracis Scott Key
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PO8 EO4 A   Recite the Pledge of Allegiance
 
“I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America and to the Republic...
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PO8 EO4 B   Who wrote the original Pledge of Allegiance?
 
Baptist Minister Francis Bellamy
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PO9 EO1 A   What is the meaning of physical fitness?
 
“The ability to perform daily tasks vigorously and alertly, with energy left over for enjoying...
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PO9 EO1 B   What is the importance of good physical fitness?
 
Physical fitness is one of the most important things in life and one of the most valuable assets...
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PO9 Eo1 C   What are the componets of physical fitness?
 
a. cardio respiatory endurance b. muscular strength c.  muscular endurance d. flexibility e....
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PO9 EO3   What are the ten tips on healthy eating
 
a. start your day with breakfast b. get moving! c. snack smart d. work up a sweat e. balance...
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PO9 EO5 A   wht is possessing first aid knowledge a civic responsiblity?
 
in the event of a major catastrophe, medical and hospital services may be temporarily unavailable....
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PO9 EO5 C   Define First Aid
 
immediate care given to a victim until the services of trained personnel arrive
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PO9 EO5 D   Whar is the "Good Samaritan" law for California?
 
give legal protection to bystanders who courageously come to the aid of people in emergencies


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