All About Army: CBRN Trivia Questions Quiz

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With the wake of Nuclear attacks, the use of Lethal chemicals various countries came up with a force to help defend their citizens from such form of war or terrorism. The CBRN defence stands for, Chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense. It's vital to k. Ow that the intent and scope of the CBRN incident is quite different from that of hazardous incidents. CBRN covers a wider area of people it could even be international. Different forces have this department in different countries, while in some others it has its own force just like the police or the air marshals. Read moreTry this quiz


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  • 1. 

    What does CBRN defence deals with?

    • A.

      Nuclear and chemical warfare

    • B.

      Highly classified ops

    • C.

      International Policing

    • D.

      Personal Security guards

    Correct Answer
    A. Nuclear and chemical warfare
    Explanation
    CBRN defense deals with nuclear and chemical warfare. This refers to the measures and strategies implemented to protect against and respond to the threats posed by nuclear, biological, chemical, and radiological hazards. CBRN defense includes activities such as detection, decontamination, and protection of personnel and infrastructure from these types of attacks. It is a crucial aspect of national security and involves specialized training, equipment, and protocols to ensure effective response and mitigation of CBRN threats.

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  • 2. 

    What did the CBRN replace?

    • A.

      NBC

    • B.

      BBC

    • C.

      WADEC

    • D.

      C16

    Correct Answer
    A. NBC
    Explanation
    The correct answer is NBC. CBRN stands for Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear, which is a broader and more inclusive term than NBC (Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical). CBRN includes the additional category of Radiological, making it a more comprehensive acronym to describe threats and hazards related to these types of weapons and materials.

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  • 3. 

    What is another name for radiological weapons?

    • A.

      Horsepower bomb

    • B.

      Ozone bombs

    • C.

      Dirty Bombs

    • D.

      Gas bomb

    Correct Answer
    C. Dirty Bombs
    Explanation
    Dirty bombs are another name for radiological weapons. These bombs are designed to spread radioactive material using conventional explosives. The goal is not to cause massive destruction through the explosion itself, but rather to contaminate the surrounding area with radiation, causing fear, panic, and long-term health effects. The term "dirty bomb" is commonly used in reference to this type of weapon.

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  • 4. 

    Which one of these is an extension of CBRN?

    • A.

      ABC

    • B.

      NBC

    • C.

      CBRNE

    • D.

      NASA

    Correct Answer
    C. CBRNE
    Explanation
    CBRNE is an extension of CBRN. CBRN stands for Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear, which are the four main categories of potential hazards. CBRNE includes CBRN and adds an additional category, which is Explosive. This extension acknowledges the inclusion of explosives as a potential hazard in addition to the other four categories.

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  • 5. 

    In Brazil, which people are trained for NBC?

    • A.

      Firefighters

    • B.

      Doctors

    • C.

      Bomb squad

    • D.

      College students

    Correct Answer
    A. Firefighters
    Explanation
    Firefighters in Brazil are trained for NBC, which stands for Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical incidents. These incidents require specialized knowledge and skills to handle hazardous materials, respond to emergencies, and protect the public. Firefighters are trained to identify and assess the risks associated with NBC incidents, implement appropriate safety measures, and provide assistance to affected individuals. Their training includes understanding the nature of different NBC agents, decontamination procedures, and the use of specialized equipment to mitigate the impact of such incidents.

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  • 6. 

    When did Canada start using CBRN over NBC?

    • A.

      2003

    • B.

      2000

    • C.

      1998

    • D.

      2005

    Correct Answer
    D. 2005
    Explanation
    Canada started using the term CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear) instead of NBC (Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical) in 2005. This change in terminology reflects a broader and more comprehensive approach to addressing potential threats and hazards related to these types of weapons and incidents.

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  • 7. 

    Which group plans for the CBRN in Hong Kong?

    • A.

      HKNB

    • B.

      NJPD

    • C.

      SRPG

    • D.

      SPGe

    Correct Answer
    C. SRPG
    Explanation
    The SRPG group plans for the CBRN in Hong Kong.

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  • 8. 

    How many CBRN monitoring vehicles were inducted in 2008 in India?

    • A.

      15

    • B.

      100

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      75

    Correct Answer
    C. 8
    Explanation
    In 2008, India inducted 8 CBRN monitoring vehicles.

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  • 9. 

    Which country's form of CBRN is the Kompi Zeni Nuklir, Biologi dan Kimia?

    • A.

      Kenya

    • B.

      India

    • C.

      Indonesia

    • D.

      Malaysia

    Correct Answer
    C. Indonesia
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Indonesia. The Kompi Zeni Nuklir, Biologi dan Kimia is a form of CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear) unit in Indonesia. This unit is responsible for handling and responding to incidents involving chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear materials.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these is not a CBRN manufacturer?

    • A.

      BioFire

    • B.

      Ansell

    • C.

      FLIR system

    • D.

      HiTech Inferno

    Correct Answer
    A. BioFire
    Explanation
    BioFire is not a CBRN manufacturer because it is primarily known for its molecular diagnostics products, such as the FilmArray system, which is used for rapid identification of infectious diseases. While BioFire's technology may have applications in detecting biological agents, it does not specialize in manufacturing CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear) defense equipment or systems. Ansell, FLIR system, and HiTech Inferno, on the other hand, are well-known manufacturers in the CBRN industry, producing protective clothing, detection equipment, and firefighting systems respectively.

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