Military Quiz: What Do You Know About Military?

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Military Quiz: What Do You Know About Military? Do you think that you possess enough knowledge about the Military? If yes, then take this educational quiz and test your knowledge. Answer as many questions as correctly, and you will be able to have an estimation of your knowledge about this subject. Best of luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Loyalty is simply adherence to the chain of command.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that loyalty is solely about following the hierarchy and authority within an organization. It implies that being loyal means obeying orders and not questioning or challenging those in positions of power. This explanation aligns with the idea that loyalty is about staying committed to the established structure and authority within a chain of command.

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  • 2. 

    The AFP Core Values state that as soldiers, "We believe in ___________ as the value of obedience and disciplined performance despite difficulty and danger." It is a personal act of responsibility manifested by accomplishing all assigned tasks to the fullest of one's capability....

    • A.

      A. Honor

    • B.

      B. Valor

    • C.

      C. Duty

    • D.

      D. Solidarity

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Duty
    Explanation
    The correct answer is C. Duty. The explanation for this answer is that the AFP Core Values emphasize the importance of obedience and disciplined performance despite difficulty and danger. This value is referred to as "duty," which is a personal act of responsibility. It involves accomplishing all assigned tasks to the best of one's ability, demonstrating a commitment to fulfilling obligations and responsibilities as a soldier.

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  • 3. 

    Keeping CCIE complete and always neat and clean shows:

    • A.

      A. Love of country and honor

    • B.

      B. Loyalty

    • C.

      C. Duty and Solidarity

    • D.

      D. All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. D. All of the above
    Explanation
    Keeping CCIE complete and always neat and clean shows love of country and honor because it demonstrates respect for the symbol of one's nation and the values it represents. It also shows loyalty because it signifies dedication and commitment to the CCIE program and its principles. Additionally, it reflects duty and solidarity as it portrays a sense of responsibility towards maintaining the integrity and professionalism associated with the CCIE certification. Therefore, the correct answer is D. All of the above.

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  • 4. 

    The reference number assigned to a particular map sheet is its _________________.

    • A.

      A. Series number

    • B.

      B. Serial number

    • C.

      C. Sheet number

    • D.

      D. Sheet name

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Sheet number
    Explanation
    The reference number assigned to a particular map sheet is its sheet number. This number helps to identify and locate the specific map sheet within a series or collection of maps. It is used for cataloging, organizing, and retrieving maps efficiently. The sheet number is a unique identifier that distinguishes one map sheet from another within the same series or collection.

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  • 5. 

    While moving towards your objective, you were ordered by the Battalion Commander to give your location. What method shall you use to locate it?

    • A.

      A. Intersection

    • B.

      B. Polar plot

    • C.

      C. Resection

    • D.

      D. Map spotting

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Resection
    Explanation
    Resection is the method that should be used to locate the objective when ordered by the Battalion Commander. Resection involves taking bearings to at least two known landmarks or features on a map and then plotting those bearings on the map to determine the location where the lines intersect. This method is commonly used in navigation and orienteering to find one's position accurately. Intersection involves finding the point where two or more lines or paths intersect, while polar plot and map spotting are not relevant methods for locating one's position.

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  • 6. 

    Vertical distance above mean sea level is called the _____________.

    • A.

      A. Elevation

    • B.

      B. Contour

    • C.

      C. Slope

    • D.

      D. Ridge

    Correct Answer
    A. A. Elevation
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A. Elevation. Elevation refers to the vertical distance above mean sea level. It is a measure of how high or low a point on the Earth's surface is.

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  • 7. 

    It indicates the relationship between the distance measured on the map and the corresponding distance on the ground.

    • A.

      A. Scale

    • B.

      B. Ground Distance

    • C.

      C. RF

    • D.

      D. Measurement

    Correct Answer
    A. A. Scale
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A. Scale. Scale refers to the ratio or proportion between the measurements on a map and the actual distances on the ground. It helps to understand the relationship between the distances represented on the map and the corresponding distances in reality. The scale is usually represented in the form of a ratio or a graphical scale bar on the map. It allows users to accurately measure distances and navigate the map with a sense of proportion.

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  • 8. 

    LAWS AND LAND WARFARE The knowledge and guidance on the customary and treaty laws applicable to the conduct of warfare on land and its relationship to belligerents and neutral states.

    • A.

      A. Force of the Law of War

    • B.

      B. Constitutional Laws

    • C.

      C. Laws of Land Warfare

    • D.

      D. None of the Above

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Laws of Land Warfare
    Explanation
    The correct answer is C. Laws of Land Warfare. This option accurately reflects the topic of the passage, which is the knowledge and guidance on the customary and treaty laws applicable to the conduct of warfare on land. The passage specifically mentions "laws applicable to the conduct of warfare on land," which aligns with the option C. Therefore, option C is the correct answer.

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  • 9. 

    This policy must be strictly adhered to: Do not use a muzzle plug to cover the muzzle of the rifle. This will cause moisture inside the bore and cause damage to the barrel if forgotten.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Using a muzzle plug to cover the muzzle of a rifle can indeed cause moisture to accumulate inside the bore. If the muzzle plug is forgotten and left in place, this moisture can lead to damage to the barrel over time. Therefore, it is important to strictly adhere to the policy of not using a muzzle plug to cover the muzzle of the rifle.

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  • 10. 

    It is the feeling of assurance that you and your men will succeed in whatever you do.

    • A.

      A. Confidence

    • B.

      B. Courage

    • C.

      C. Integrity

    • D.

      D. Courage

    Correct Answer
    A. A. Confidence
    Explanation
    Confidence refers to the belief in oneself and one's abilities. It is the feeling of assurance that you and your men will succeed in whatever you do. Confidence is essential for taking risks, facing challenges, and maintaining a positive attitude. It allows individuals to trust their own judgment and make decisions with conviction. With confidence, people are more likely to persevere in the face of obstacles and setbacks, leading to greater success and achievement.

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  • 11. 

    A leadership trait characterized by the uprightness of character, sincerity and honesty.

    • A.

      A. Bearing

    • B.

      B. Integrity

    • C.

      C. Confidence

    • D.

      D. Initiative

    Correct Answer
    B. B. Integrity
    Explanation
    Integrity refers to the quality of being honest, sincere, and having strong moral principles. It involves consistently adhering to ethical values and doing what is right, even when no one is watching. This trait is essential for effective leadership as it builds trust, credibility, and respect among team members. Leaders with integrity are transparent, reliable, and demonstrate a high level of moral character, which positively influences the behavior and actions of others.

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  • 12. 

    A trait of a leader who is able to make sound decisions promptly and announce them in a clear and forceful manner.

    • A.

      A. Courage

    • B.

      B. Dependability

    • C.

      C. Decisiveness

    • D.

      D. Initiative

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Decisiveness
    Explanation
    Decisiveness is the trait of a leader who is able to make sound decisions promptly and announce them in a clear and forceful manner. This means that the leader is able to analyze situations quickly, weigh the pros and cons, and make a choice without hesitation. Additionally, they are able to communicate their decisions effectively, ensuring that their team understands and follows through. Being decisive is crucial for effective leadership as it demonstrates confidence, assertiveness, and the ability to take charge in critical situations.

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  • 13. 

    It is the crowning value we in AFP believe in, as it is more precious than life itself.  

    • A.

      Loyalty

    • B.

      Duty

    • C.

      Solidarity

    • D.

      Honor

    Correct Answer
    D. Honor
    Explanation
    Honor is considered the crowning value in AFP (presumably referring to the Armed Forces of the Philippines) and is believed to be more precious than life itself. This suggests that honor is highly valued and prioritized in the organization, emphasizing the importance of integrity, ethical behavior, and upholding the principles and values of the armed forces.

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  • 14. 

    It is the power and strength, courage, and ability to overcome fear to carry out our mission and accomplish what is seemingly impossible. 

    • A.

      Honor

    • B.

      Valor

    • C.

      Loyalty

    • D.

      Solidarity

    Correct Answer
    B. Valor
    Explanation
    Valor refers to the power and strength, courage, and ability to overcome fear in order to carry out a mission and achieve something that may seem impossible. It encompasses bravery and fearlessness in the face of danger or adversity. This word implies a sense of honor and loyalty to a cause or purpose, highlighting the importance of staying committed and resolute in the pursuit of goals.

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  • 15. 

    This AFP Core Values drive us to obey the mandate to support and defend the Constitution. the code of ethics explicitly expresses this by saying, "To us, _____________ to the unit shall imply that we express in words and in deeds, strong support to those who lead us, those whom we lead and all those who serve with us."

    • A.

      Honor

    • B.

      Valor

    • C.

      Loyalty

    • D.

      Solidarity

    Correct Answer
    C. Loyalty
    Explanation
    The code of ethics mentioned in the question emphasizes the importance of expressing strong support to those who lead us, those whom we lead, and all those who serve with us. The word that best fits this description is "Loyalty." Loyalty implies a sense of commitment and dedication to the unit and its members, which aligns with the core values of the organization.

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  • 16. 

    Being emotionally and physically unprepared for combat operation is an act of disloyalty.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Being emotionally and physically unprepared for combat operation can be seen as an act of disloyalty because it puts not only oneself but also the entire team or unit at risk. In combat situations, being unprepared can lead to poor decision-making, decreased performance, and increased vulnerability, which can jeopardize the mission and the safety of fellow soldiers. Therefore, it can be considered disloyal to not prioritize the necessary preparations and training required for combat operations.

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  • 17. 

    The map is a graphic representation of a portion of the earth's surface drawn to scale on a plane, as seen from above.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement accurately describes what a map is. A map is a visual representation of a specific area of the Earth's surface, created to scale and viewed from above. It is a useful tool for navigation, understanding geographical features, and studying the layout of a particular region. Therefore, the answer "True" is correct.

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  • 18. 

    A six-digit coordinate represents a location nearest to

    • A.

      A. 1000 meters

    • B.

      B. 10 meters

    • C.

      C. 100 meters

    • D.

      D. 1 meter

    Correct Answer
    C. C. 100 meters
    Explanation
    A six-digit coordinate represents a location nearest to 100 meters because each digit in the coordinate represents a specific decimal place. The first digit represents the tens of thousands place, the second digit represents the thousands place, the third digit represents the hundreds place, and so on. Therefore, the sixth digit represents the units place, which is 100 meters.

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  • 19. 

    A law of war applies to all cases of declared war or any other armed conflict even if the state of war is not recognized by one of them.

    • A.

      A. Force of the Laws of War

    • B.

      B. Martial Law

    • C.

      C. Customary Laws

    • D.

      D. none of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Customary Laws
    Explanation
    Customary laws are a set of unwritten rules and practices that have developed over time and are accepted as binding by states and other actors in international relations. These laws are based on long-standing customs and practices that have been consistently followed by nations during times of war and armed conflicts. Therefore, the statement suggests that even if one party does not recognize the state of war, customary laws still apply to all cases of declared war or armed conflict.

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  • 20. 

    • FUNDAMENTALS OF ARMAMENTS As a basic principle in the maintenance of the soldier's rifle, the rifle should be inspected daily, when used for any evidence of rust or fouling, and check its general condition.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because it is a basic principle in the maintenance of a soldier's rifle to inspect it daily for any evidence of rust or fouling and to check its general condition. This helps ensure that the rifle is in proper working order and ready for use. Regular inspections also allow for any necessary cleaning or repairs to be made, which can help prevent malfunctions or accidents during use. Therefore, it is important for soldiers to follow this principle in order to maintain the effectiveness and reliability of their rifles.

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  • 21. 

    MILITARY LEADERSHIP It is an art of influencing and directing men to obtain their willing obedience, confidence, respect, loyalty, and cooperation to accomplish the mission.

    • A.

      A. Leadership Traits

    • B.

      B. Leadership

    • C.

      C. Leadership Principle

    • D.

      D. A & B

    Correct Answer
    B. B. Leadership
    Explanation
    The given statement defines leadership as the art of influencing and directing individuals to obtain their willing obedience, confidence, respect, loyalty, and cooperation to accomplish a mission. This explanation highlights the essence of leadership, emphasizing its role in motivating and guiding individuals towards a common goal.

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  • 22. 

    A trait of a leader is when he gets all the facts weighs one against the other, and then calmly arrives at a sound decision.

    • A.

      A. Endurance

    • B.

      B. Decisiveness

    • C.

      C. Justice

    • D.

      D. Judgement

    Correct Answer
    D. D. Judgement
    Explanation
    The trait described in the statement is the ability to gather and analyze information, consider different perspectives, and make a rational and informed decision. This aligns with the concept of judgment, which involves assessing situations and making wise choices based on careful evaluation. Endurance, decisiveness, and justice do not directly address the process of weighing facts and making sound decisions. Therefore, the most appropriate answer is D. Judgement.

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  • 23. 

    Analyzing yourself objectively to determine your strong and weak personal qualities for you to overcome the weak ones and strengthen the strong ones.

    • A.

      A. Seek responsibility and take responsibility for your action.

    • B.

      B. Be technically and tactically proficient.

    • C.

      C. Set the example.

    • D.

      D. Know yourself and seek self-improvement.

    Correct Answer
    D. D. Know yourself and seek self-improvement.
    Explanation
    The explanation for the correct answer, D. Know yourself and seek self-improvement, is that analyzing oneself objectively is a crucial step in understanding one's strengths and weaknesses. By knowing oneself, individuals can identify areas where they need improvement and take steps to strengthen those qualities. Seeking self-improvement shows a commitment to personal growth and development. This aligns with the idea of analyzing oneself objectively to overcome weaknesses and strengthen strengths, as mentioned in the question.

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  • 24. 

    A leadership trait wherein a leader can be relied upon to carry out the activity or mission in his best effort to achieve the highest standard of performance.

    • A.

      A. Loyalty

    • B.

      B. Initiative

    • C.

      C. Dependability

    • D.

      D. Tact

    Correct Answer
    C. C. Dependability
    Explanation
    Dependability refers to the trait of being reliable and trustworthy in carrying out tasks or missions. A dependable leader can be counted on to consistently give their best effort and strive for the highest standard of performance. This trait is essential in leadership as it instills confidence and trust in the leader's abilities. Loyalty, initiative, and tact are also important leadership traits, but they do not specifically address the aspect of consistently delivering high-quality performance.

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  • 25. 

    It is a leadership trait whose mental and physical stamina is measured by the ability to withstand fatigue, pain, stress, and hardship.

    • A.

      A. Integrity

    • B.

      B. Endurance

    • C.

      C. Unselfishness

    • D.

      D. Knowledge

    Correct Answer
    B. B. Endurance
    Explanation
    The correct answer is B. Endurance. Endurance refers to the ability to withstand fatigue, pain, stress, and hardship. In a leadership context, endurance is an essential trait as it allows leaders to persevere and overcome challenges without giving up. Leaders with high endurance are mentally and physically resilient, able to handle difficult situations and maintain their performance levels. This trait is crucial in leadership as it demonstrates a leader's ability to stay committed and focused even in the face of adversity.

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