General Orders Of The Sentry: Trivia Quiz!

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General Orders Of The Sentry: Trivia Quiz!

If you are in the army, there are a lot of things that you need to be conversant with. There are general orders of serenity that people in the military, air force or marine should live by as long as they are in the service of the country. How conversant are you with the eleven rules? Take up this quiz and get to find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the 1st General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To take charge of this post and all government property in view.

    • B. 

      To receive, obey, and pass on to the sentry who relieves me all orders from the Commanding Officer, Command Duty Officer, Officer of the Deck, and Officers and Petty Officers of the Watch only.

    • C. 

      To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder.

    • D. 

      To walk my post in a military manner, keeping always on the alert, and observing everything that takes place within sight or hearing.

  • 2. 
    What is the 2nd General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To report all violations of orders I am instructed to enforce.

    • B. 

      To call the Officer of the Deck in any case not covered by instructions.

    • C. 

      To walk my post in a military manner, keeping always on the alert, and observing everything that takes place within sight or hearing.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 3. 
    What is the 3rd General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To report all violations of orders I am instructed to enforce.

    • B. 

      To be especially watchful at night and during the time for challenging, to challenge all persons on or near my post, and to allow no one to pass without proper authority.

    • C. 

      To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder.

    • D. 

      To receive, obey, and pass on to the sentry who relieves me all orders from the Commanding Officer, Command Duty Officer, Officer of the Deck, and Officers and Petty Officers of the Watch only.

  • 4. 
    What is your 4th General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To talk to no one except in the line of duty.

    • B. 

      To repeat all calls from posts more distant than the guardhouse or the quarter-deck than my own.

    • C. 

      To receive, obey, and pass on to the sentry who relieves me all orders from the Commanding Officer, Command Duty Officer, Officer of the Deck, and Officers and Petty Officers of the Watch only.

    • D. 

      To take charge of this post and all government property in view.

  • 5. 
    What is the 5th General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To call the Corporal of the Guard or Officer of the Deck in any case not covered by instructions.

    • B. 

      To salute all officers and colors and standards not cased.

    • C. 

      To take charge of this post and all government property in view.

    • D. 

      To quit my post only when properly relieved.

  • 6. 
    What is the 6th General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To salute all officers and colors and standards not cased.

    • B. 

      To take charge of this post and all government property in view.

    • C. 

      To receive, obey, and pass on to the sentry who relieves me, all orders from the Commanding Officer, Command Duty Officer, Officer of the Day, Officer of the Deck, and Officers and Petty Officers of the watch only.

    • D. 

      To quit my post only when properly relieved.

  • 7. 
    What is the 7th General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To talk to no one except in the line of duty.

    • B. 

      To quit my post only when properly relieved.

    • C. 

      To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder.

    • D. 

      To be in line with all other cadets for inspection.

  • 8. 
    What is the 8th General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To salute all Officers and all colors and standards not cased.

    • B. 

      To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder.

    • C. 

      To be especially watchful at night and during the time for challenging, to challenge all persons on or near my post, and to allow no one to pass without proper authority.

    • D. 

      To walk my post in a military manner, keeping always on the alert, and observing everything that takes place within sight or hearing.

  • 9. 
    What is the 9th General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To call the Corporal of the Guard or Officer of the Deck in any case not covered by instructions.

    • B. 

      To repeat all calls from posts more distant from the guardhouse or the quarter-deck than my own.

    • C. 

      To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 10. 
    What is the 10th General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To receive, obey, and pass on to the sentry who relieves me, all orders from the Commanding Officer, Command Duty Officer, Officer of the Day, Officer of the Deck, and Officers and Petty Officers of the watch only.

    • B. 

      To quit my post only when properly relieved.

    • C. 

      To repeat all calls from posts more distant from the guardhouse or the quarter-deck than my own.

    • D. 

      To salute all Officers and all colors and standards not cased.

  • 11. 
    What is the 11th General Order of the Sentry?
    • A. 

      To salute all Officers and all colors and standards not cased.

    • B. 

      To be especially watchful at night, and during the time for challenging, challenge all persons on or near my post, and to allow no one to pass without proper authority.

    • C. 

      To call the Corporal of the Guard or Officer of the Deck in any case not covered by instructions.

    • D. 

      To walk my post in a military manner, keeping always on the alert, and observing everything that takes place within sight or hearing.