1nx CDC Unit 3 Test

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Intelligence Fundamentals


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  • 1. 
    ________ is the basic guidance that drives an organization to fulfill its mission in accordance with national objectives.
    • A. 

      Guidance

    • B. 

      Doctrine

    • C. 

      ROE

    • D. 

      Strategy

  • 2. 
    What are the 7 fundamental truths about airpower that we have collected over the years?
  • 3. 
    ________ is the application of force that produces effects which may exceed the contribution of the forces employed individually.
    • A. 

      Persistence

    • B. 

      Synergy

    • C. 

      Priority

    • D. 

      Balance

  • 4. 
    Two government startegies that are trying to "ensure US superiority in cyberspace" are ______ and the ________.
  • 5. 
    When one or more services are working together, that operation is called a "______" operation.
    • A. 

      Tactical

    • B. 

      Strategic

    • C. 

      Combined

    • D. 

      Joint

  • 6. 
    What are the three levels of war?
  • 7. 
    The ________ of joint intelligence is to integrate service and national intelligence capabilities into a unified effort that surpasses any single organizational effort and provides the most accurate and timely intelligence to commanders.
    • A. 

      Priority

    • B. 

      Balance

    • C. 

      Capability

    • D. 

      Objective

  • 8. 
    By combining intelligence theory and operational experience into ________  ________, intelligence analysts can contribute to effective and successful join operations.
    • A. 

      Fundamental principles

    • B. 

      Initial strategies

    • C. 

      Brainstorming sessions

    • D. 

      Awesome ideas

  • 9. 
    National assets such as intelligence and communications satellites, which are naturally thought of as strategic assets, are also significant resource during _______ operations.
    • A. 

      Strategic

    • B. 

      Tactical

    • C. 

      Operational

    • D. 

      Tactful

  • 10. 
    True or False. At the tactical level of war, the US determines national security objectives and guidance and utilizes national resources to accomplish these objectives.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    ISR support at the ________ level is focused on threat warning, mission planning, targeting, and assessment.
    • A. 

      Operational

    • B. 

      Strategic

    • C. 

      Surge

    • D. 

      Tactical

  • 12. 
    What is the routine contact and interaction between individuals or elements of US military forces and those of another nation's armed forces or foreign and domestic civilian authorities or agencies?
    • A. 

      Professional engagement

    • B. 

      Security cooperation

    • C. 

      National cooperation

    • D. 

      Security engagement

  • 13. 
    _________ helps prevent adversary action through the presentation of a credible threat of counteraction.
    • A. 

      Cooperation

    • B. 

      Engagement

    • C. 

      Security

    • D. 

      Deterence

  • 14. 
    A _______ ________ or a _______ ________ operations can be a single small-scale, limited-duration operation or a significant part of a major operation of extended duration involving combat.
  • 15. 
    A more complex form of warfare is called ________ warfare, where insurgents could be using crude weapons and be supported at the same time by a conventional ballistic missile unit.
    • A. 

      Hybrid

    • B. 

      Modern

    • C. 

      Complex

    • D. 

      Asymmetric

  • 16. 
    _________ warfare is a conflict in which one or more of the participants in a non-state entity and is trying to either overthrow the governing entity or is trying to win over the public.
    • A. 

      Traditional

    • B. 

      Irregular

    • C. 

      Symmetric

    • D. 

      Conventional

  • 17. 
    ________ warfare is conducted using security forces and or regular military personnel and does not use chemical, biological, nuclear, or radiological weapons, such as the Korean war.
    • A. 

      Traditional

    • B. 

      Conventional

    • C. 

      Common

    • D. 

      Modern

  • 18. 
    _______ warfare is a conflict between equally capable forces. Each side has similar resources, training, and capabilities across the board.
    • A. 

      Symmetric

    • B. 

      Conventional

    • C. 

      Traditional

    • D. 

      Asymmetric

  • 19. 
    What is an example of asymmetric warfare?
    • A. 

      The Revolutionary War

    • B. 

      Desert Storm

    • C. 

      WWII

    • D. 

      Cold War

  • 20. 
    ________ warfare is a conflict between groups that are NOT equally equipped across the board and each side will throw their strengths at the opponent's weaknesses.
    • A. 

      Traditional

    • B. 

      Asymmetric

    • C. 

      Assembled

    • D. 

      Symmetric

  • 21. 
    True or False. The following are expeditionary forces that are currently in use or being developed. Air Force - Aerospace expeditionary force (AEF), Army - Brigade combat team (BCT) / unit of action (UA) / unit of employment (UE), Navy - Expeditionary strike force (ESF), Marine Corps - Marine expeditionary force (MEF)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    A ________ operation is a military operation designated by the SECDEF as an operation in which the members of the armed forces are or may become involved in military actions, operations, or hostilities against an enemy of the US.
    • A. 

      Sustainment

    • B. 

      Surge

    • C. 

      Contingency

    • D. 

      Combat

  • 23. 
    True or False. Contingency is a continuous and highly structrued process that enables an orderly transition from peace to war.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    What attempts to address any potential scenario before it happens, giving leadership a head start should that theorized situation arise?
    • A. 

      Operational planning

    • B. 

      Strategic planning

    • C. 

      Crisis action planning

    • D. 

      Contingency planning

  • 25. 
    ________ ________ planning is driven by current events in real time and normally occurs in emergencies or time-sensitive situations.
    • A. 

      Operational planning

    • B. 

      Strategic planning

    • C. 

      Crisis action planning

    • D. 

      Contagious planning

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