Trivia Quiz: Could You Pass This Basic SWAT Training Test?

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Could You Pass This Basic Swat Training Test? The Basic SWAT Training Course is an intensive course to ensure that you understand the dos and don'ts of a SWAT situation. Red Watch is constantly looking for auxiliary units to help in deployments, but unless you are properly trained - you cannot take part. Give the quiz a try, and be sure to check out others to add on your knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    In a Basic SWAT deployment, what is the primary weapon used?

    • A.

      MP5

    • B.

      M4-A1

    • C.

      AK47

    • D.

      SPAS-12

    • E.

      Remington 870

    Correct Answer
    B. M4-A1
    Explanation
    The primary weapon used in a Basic SWAT deployment is the M4-A1. The M4-A1 is a versatile and reliable assault rifle that is commonly used by SWAT teams due to its accuracy, range, and ability to be customized with various accessories. Its compact size and lightweight design make it suitable for close-quarters combat situations, while its semi-automatic and fully automatic firing modes provide flexibility in different scenarios. The M4-A1's popularity among law enforcement agencies and military units further solidifies its position as the primary weapon choice for SWAT deployments.

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  • 2. 

    What restrictions are set on the Water Tank?

    • A.

      The Water Tank can only be used by people authorized by a Sergeant.

    • B.

      The Water Tank can only be used by Rank Lieutenant and up, unless on a Red Watch deployment.

    • C.

      It can be used by any rank when they think it is needed.

    • D.

      It can be used by the Chief and the Chief only.

    • E.

      It can be used by two officers or two senior officers, but nobody else.

    Correct Answer
    B. The Water Tank can only be used by Rank Lieutenant and up, unless on a Red Watch deployment.
    Explanation
    The Water Tank can only be used by individuals with a rank of Lieutenant or higher, unless they are on a Red Watch deployment. This means that only higher-ranking officers have the authority to access and use the Water Tank, unless they are specifically designated for Red Watch duty.

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  • 3. 

    What is the name of the SWAT Helicopter when actively on a deployment?

    • A.

      Air Two

    • B.

      SWAT-One

    • C.

      Sierra One

    • D.

      HAWC-1

    • E.

      SWAT Heli

    Correct Answer
    C. Sierra One
    Explanation
    Sierra One is the name of the SWAT Helicopter when actively on a deployment.

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  • 4. 

    An armed suspect near you is called what?

    • A.

      Suspect

    • B.

      Sierra

    • C.

      Tango

    • D.

      Fanta

    • E.

      Cola

    Correct Answer
    C. Tango
    Explanation
    In military and law enforcement contexts, the term "Tango" is often used to refer to an armed suspect. This is derived from the NATO phonetic alphabet, where each letter is assigned a specific word to ensure clear communication. "Tango" represents the letter "T" and is commonly used to indicate a target or threat that is armed.

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  • 5. 

    What is the effectivety distance of a Desert Eagle?

    • A.

      170 Meters

    • B.

      200 Meters

    • C.

      35 meters

    • D.

      60 yards

    • E.

      1 mile

    Correct Answer
    B. 200 Meters
    Explanation
    The effectiveness distance of a Desert Eagle is 200 meters. This means that the firearm is capable of accurately hitting targets up to a distance of 200 meters. The Desert Eagle is known for its powerful and accurate performance, making it effective for longer-range engagements.

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  • 6. 

    When on SWAT Deployment, how many verbal warnings should be given before opening fire?

    • A.

      3

    • B.

      5

    • C.

      2

    • D.

      1

    • E.

      4

    Correct Answer
    A. 3
    Explanation
    When on SWAT deployment, it is important to prioritize verbal warnings before resorting to opening fire. This allows for the potential for de-escalation and gives the individual a chance to comply with instructions. Giving three verbal warnings before opening fire ensures that ample opportunity is provided for the situation to be resolved without the use of lethal force.

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  • 7. 

    When on SWAT Deployment, who is the commanding officer?

    • A.

      The officer which deployed, or the highest ranking member on, who wishes to take charge.

    • B.

      The person with the loudest microphone.

    • C.

      The person who has been in the department the longest.

    • D.

      The person who is in Red Watch.

    • E.

      Me.

    Correct Answer
    A. The officer which deployed, or the highest ranking member on, who wishes to take charge.
    Explanation
    The commanding officer during a SWAT deployment is either the officer who deployed or the highest-ranking member who wishes to take charge. This means that the person who initiated the deployment has the authority to lead the operation, but if a higher-ranking member expresses their desire to take charge, they can assume the role of commanding officer. This ensures that the person with the most experience or authority is in charge of making critical decisions during the operation.

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  • 8. 

    The SPAS-12 is in which mode?

    • A.

      Automatic

    • B.

      Semi-Automatic

    • C.

      Bolt-action

    Correct Answer
    B. Semi-Automatic
    Explanation
    The SPAS-12 is in semi-automatic mode, meaning that it fires one round with each pull of the trigger. This mode allows for faster follow-up shots compared to bolt-action, where the user manually cycles the next round, and it also differs from automatic mode, where the firearm continues to fire as long as the trigger is held down.

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  • 9. 

    Which vehicle is not used by SWAT?

    • A.

      Rancher

    • B.

      Enforcer

    • C.

      ATV

    • D.

      SWAT Tank

    • E.

      Cruiser

    Correct Answer
    C. ATV
    Explanation
    The ATV is not used by SWAT because it is not designed for tactical operations. SWAT teams typically use vehicles like the Rancher, Enforcer, SWAT Tank, and Cruiser, which are equipped with specialized features and capabilities to support their missions. The ATV, on the other hand, is more commonly used for recreational purposes or in off-road environments where maneuverability and speed are important.

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