Po1 Promotion Quiz: Active Duty Ranks

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  • 1. 

       

    • A.

      Marine Captain

    • B.

      Navy Captain

    • C.

      Marine Colonel

    • D.

      Admiral

    Correct Answer
    B. Navy Captain
    Explanation
    The given answer, Navy Captain, is correct because it is the highest-ranking officer in the Navy with the rank of captain. The other options, Marine Captain and Marine Colonel, are ranks in the Marine Corps, which is a separate branch of the military. Admiral is a higher rank than Navy Captain, but it is not included in the given options. Therefore, Navy Captain is the correct answer.

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  • 2. 

       

    • A.

      Rear Admiral

    • B.

      Admiral

    • C.

      Fleet Admiral

    • D.

      Captain

    Correct Answer
    B. Admiral
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Admiral. In naval ranks, Rear Admiral is a lower rank than Admiral, and Fleet Admiral is a higher rank than Admiral. Captain is a lower rank than Admiral in the navy. Therefore, Admiral is the correct answer as it is the highest rank among the options given.

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  • 3. 

       

    • A.

      Admiral

    • B.

      Rear Admiral

    • C.

      Vice Admiral

    • D.

      Lt Commander

    Correct Answer
    A. Admiral
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Admiral. In the military hierarchy, Admiral is the highest rank among the options given. Rear Admiral and Vice Admiral are lower ranks, while Lt Commander is also a lower rank in comparison. Therefore, Admiral is the most senior and highest-ranking position among the options provided.

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  • 4. 

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    • A.

      Captain

    • B.

      Lt Commander

    • C.

      Commander

    • D.

      Marine Major

    Correct Answer
    C. Commander
    Explanation
    The given answer "Commander" is the correct answer because it is the highest rank among the options provided. The ranks listed in descending order are Captain, Lt Commander, Commander, and Marine Major. Therefore, Commander is the highest-ranking officer among the options given.

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  • 5. 

       

    • A.

      Lt Commander

    • B.

      Captain

    • C.

      Commander

    • D.

      Lieutenant

    Correct Answer
    C. Commander
    Explanation
    The given answer, Commander, is the correct answer because it is the next highest rank in the military hierarchy after Lieutenant Commander. In the given list of ranks, the ranks are listed in ascending order of seniority. Therefore, the next rank after Lieutenant Commander would be Commander.

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  • 6. 

       

    • A.

      Admiral

    • B.

      Fleet Admiral

    • C.

      Captain

    • D.

      Senior Chief

    Correct Answer
    A. Admiral
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Admiral." The term "Admiral" refers to a high-ranking naval officer, typically in charge of a fleet or a group of ships. This rank is above Captain and below Fleet Admiral.

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  • 7. 

       

    • A.

      Admiral

    • B.

      Captain

    • C.

      LT Commander

    • D.

      Commander

    Correct Answer
    D. Commander
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Commander". In naval ranks, the Commander is a higher rank than Lieutenant Commander and Captain, and is below the rank of Admiral.

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  • 8. 

       

    • A.

      A. Navy Captain

    • B.

      B. Major

    • C.

      C. Marine Colonel

    • D.

      D. Both A and C

    Correct Answer
    D. D. Both A and C
    Explanation
    The correct answer is D. Both A and C. This means that both Navy Captains and Marine Colonels are correct options for the given question.

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  • 9. 

       

    • A.

      Lance Corporal

    • B.

      Corporal

    • C.

      Petty Officer Second Class

    • D.

      Sergeant

    Correct Answer
    B. Corporal
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Corporal" because it is the next rank above Lance Corporal and below Sergeant. The ranks listed in the question are arranged in ascending order of seniority, with Lance Corporal being the lowest rank and Sergeant being the highest. Therefore, the next rank in the sequence would be Corporal.

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  • 10. 

       

    • A.

      A. Navy Captain

    • B.

      B. Marine Colonel

    • C.

      C. Admiral

    • D.

      D. Both A and B

    Correct Answer
    A. A. Navy Captain
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A. Navy Captain. This is because a Navy Captain is a higher rank than a Marine Colonel. While both ranks are high-ranking positions in their respective branches of the military, a Navy Captain outranks a Marine Colonel. Therefore, the correct answer is A. Navy Captain.

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  • 11. 

       

    • A.

      Petty Officer First Class

    • B.

      Chief Petty Officer

    • C.

      Senior Chief Petty Officer

    • D.

      Staff Sergeamt

    Correct Answer
    B. Chief Petty Officer
  • 12. 

       

    • A.

      Captain

    • B.

      Commander

    • C.

      Rear Admiral Lower Half

    • D.

      Colonel

    Correct Answer
    A. Captain
    Explanation
    The given list consists of military ranks, and the correct answer is "Captain." The ranks are listed in descending order of seniority, with each rank being higher in authority than the one below it. "Captain" is the highest-ranking position among the options provided, making it the correct answer.

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  • 13. 

       

    • A.

      CWO2

    • B.

      CWO3

    • C.

      CWO4

    • D.

      WO1

    Correct Answer
    A. CWO2
    Explanation
    The correct answer is CWO2 because it is the highest rank listed among the options. CWO3, CWO4, and WO1 are all lower ranks than CWO2.

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  • 14. 

       

    • A.

      Marine Captain

    • B.

      Navy Captain

    • C.

      Marine Colonel

    • D.

      Admiral

    Correct Answer
    B. Navy Captain
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Navy Captain because in the military hierarchy, a Navy Captain is ranked above a Marine Captain and Marine Colonel, but below an Admiral. Therefore, a Navy Captain holds a higher rank than a Marine Captain.

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  • 15. 

       

    • A.

      CWO2

    • B.

      CWO3

    • C.

      CWO5

    • D.

      CWO4

    Correct Answer
    B. CWO3
    Explanation
    The correct answer is CWO3. This answer is correct because it is the highest rank among the options given. CWO2 is a lower rank, CWO4 is a higher rank, and CWO5 does not exist. Therefore, CWO3 is the only option that fits the correct answer.

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  • 16. 

    Silver    

    • A.

      Captain

    • B.

      Lt Commander

    • C.

      Commander

    • D.

      Marine Major

    Correct Answer
    C. Commander
    Explanation
    The given answer "Commander" is the correct answer because it is the highest rank among the options given. In military hierarchy, a Commander is a senior officer who typically holds a leadership position and has authority over lower-ranking officers. The ranks listed before Commander, such as Captain, Lt Commander, and Marine Major, are all lower in rank and authority. Therefore, Commander is the most appropriate answer based on the given options.

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  • 17. 

       

    • A.

      CWO2

    • B.

      CWO3

    • C.

      CWO4

    • D.

      CWO5

    Correct Answer
    C. CWO4
    Explanation
    The answer CWO4 is the correct answer because it is the highest rank among the options given. CWO2, CWO3, and CWO5 are all lower ranks than CWO4. Therefore, CWO4 is the most senior rank among the options provided.

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  • 18. 

       

    • A.

      Lt Commander

    • B.

      Captain

    • C.

      Commander

    • D.

      Lieutenant

    Correct Answer
    C. Commander
    Explanation
    The given answer, "Commander," is the correct answer because it is the next rank above Lieutenant Commander in the military hierarchy. The ranks listed in the question are in ascending order, starting with Lieutenant Commander and ending with Lieutenant. Therefore, the next rank in line would be Commander.

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  • 19. 

       

    • A.

      CWO4

    • B.

      CWO5

    • C.

      CWO3

    • D.

      CWO2

    Correct Answer
    B. CWO5
    Explanation
    The correct answer is CWO5. This answer is likely referring to a military rank or classification. In the military, ranks are often denoted by various abbreviations and numbers. CWO5 could be a specific rank within a certain branch or division of the military. Without further context or information, it is difficult to provide a more specific explanation.

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  • 20. 

       

    • A.

      Admiral

    • B.

      Captain

    • C.

      LT Commander

    • D.

      Commander

    Correct Answer
    D. Commander
    Explanation
    In military rank hierarchy, a Commander is a higher rank than Admiral, Captain, and LT Commander. Therefore, the correct answer is Commander.

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  • 21. 

       

    • A.

      Navy Ensign

    • B.

      Marine Captain

    • C.

      Navy Lt JG

    • D.

      Navy Lieutenant

    Correct Answer
    A. Navy Ensign
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Navy Ensign. Navy Ensign is the lowest commissioned officer rank in the United States Navy. It is equivalent to the rank of Second Lieutenant in the United States Army and Marine Corps. Ensigns typically serve as division officers aboard ships or as staff officers in shore-based commands. They are responsible for leading and managing a group of sailors and carrying out various tasks assigned to them by their superiors.

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  • 22. 

       

    • A.

      Lance Corporal

    • B.

      Corporal

    • C.

      Petty Officer Second Class

    • D.

      Sergeant

    Correct Answer
    B. Corporal
    Explanation
    Corporal is the correct answer because it is the next rank above Lance Corporal and the rank below Sergeant. In military organizations, the rank of Corporal is typically a non-commissioned officer rank, indicating a higher level of responsibility and leadership compared to a Lance Corporal.

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  • 23. 

       

    • A.

      Lieutanant

    • B.

      Commander

    • C.

      Lieutanant Commander

    • D.

      Two Bar

    Correct Answer
    A. Lieutanant
  • 24. 

       

    • A.

      Petty Officer First Class

    • B.

      Chief Petty Officer

    • C.

      Senior Chief Petty Officer

    • D.

      Staff Sergeamt

    Correct Answer
    B. Chief Petty Officer
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Chief Petty Officer. In the military, the rank of Chief Petty Officer is higher than Petty Officer First Class and Senior Chief Petty Officer, but lower than Staff Sergeant. This rank is typically achieved after several years of service and demonstrates a high level of leadership and expertise within a specific field.

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  • 25. 

       

    • A.

      Master Chief Petty Officer

    • B.

      Chef Petty Officer

    • C.

      Petty Officer First Class

    • D.

      Commander

    Correct Answer
    A. Master Chief Petty Officer
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Master Chief Petty Officer" because it is the highest enlisted rank in the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard. This rank is above Chef Petty Officer, Petty Officer First Class, and Commander, indicating that the Master Chief Petty Officer holds a higher position of authority and responsibility within the military hierarchy.

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  • 26. 

       

    • A.

      CWO2

    • B.

      CWO3

    • C.

      CWO4

    • D.

      WO1

    Correct Answer
    A. CWO2
    Explanation
    The correct answer is CWO2. This is because CWO stands for Chief Warrant Officer, which is a rank in the United States military. CWO2 is the second level of this rank, indicating a higher level of experience and responsibility compared to CWO1.

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  • 27. 

       

    • A.

      Petty Officer First Class

    • B.

      Petty Officer Second Class

    • C.

      Chief Petty Officer

    • D.

      Petty Officer Third Class

    Correct Answer
    A. Petty Officer First Class
    Explanation
    This answer is correct because it correctly lists the ranks in the order of their hierarchy in the United States Navy. The ranks are listed from highest to lowest, with Petty Officer First Class being the highest rank among the options given.

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  • 28. 

       

    • A.

      CWO2

    • B.

      CWO3

    • C.

      CWO5

    • D.

      CWO4

    Correct Answer
    B. CWO3
    Explanation
    The correct answer is CWO3. This is because CWO stands for Chief Warrant Officer, which is a rank in the military. The number that follows CWO indicates the level of seniority within that rank. In this case, CWO3 is a higher rank than CWO2 but lower than CWO4 and CWO5.

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  • 29. 

       

    • A.

      Petty Officer Third Class

    • B.

      Petty Officer First Class

    • C.

      Petty Officer Second Class

    • D.

      Corporal

    Correct Answer
    C. Petty Officer Second Class
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Petty Officer Second Class. This is because in the given list of ranks, Petty Officer Second Class is the highest rank mentioned. Petty Officer Third Class and Petty Officer First Class are lower ranks, and Corporal is a rank in a different branch of the military. Therefore, Petty Officer Second Class is the correct answer.

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  • 30. 

       

    • A.

      CWO2

    • B.

      CWO3

    • C.

      CWO4

    • D.

      CWO5

    Correct Answer
    C. CWO4
    Explanation
    The correct answer is CWO4. This is likely a question related to military ranks. CWO stands for Chief Warrant Officer, and the number following it indicates the seniority level. In this case, CWO4 would be a higher rank than CWO2 and CWO3, but lower than CWO5.

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  • 31. 

       

    • A.

      Petty Officer First Class

    • B.

      Petty Officer Fourth Class

    • C.

      Petty Officer Second Class

    • D.

      Petty Officer Third Class

    Correct Answer
    D. Petty Officer Third Class
    Explanation
    The answer is Petty Officer Third Class because it is the correct rank in the hierarchy of the Petty Officer ranks. The ranks listed before and after it are also correct, but they are not the answer to the question.

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  • 32. 

       

    • A.

      CWO4

    • B.

      CWO5

    • C.

      CWO3

    • D.

      CWO2

    Correct Answer
    B. CWO5
    Explanation
    The correct answer is CWO5. This is the highest rank among the options provided. The "CWO" stands for Chief Warrant Officer, which is a rank in the military. The number "5" indicates the level within the Chief Warrant Officer rank structure, with 5 being the highest. Therefore, CWO5 is the highest-ranking option among CWO4, CWO5, CWO3, and CWO2.

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  • 33. 

       

    • A.

      Seaman

    • B.

      Seaman Apprentice

    • C.

      Seaman Recruit

    • D.

      Three Bar Ensign

    Correct Answer
    C. Seaman Recruit
    Explanation
    Seaman Recruit is the correct answer because it is the lowest enlisted rank in the United States Navy. This rank is typically held by individuals who have just completed basic training and are new to the Navy. They are still learning and gaining experience in their role as a seaman. Seaman Apprentice and Seaman are higher ranks that individuals can advance to after gaining more experience and demonstrating proficiency in their duties. Three Bar Ensign is not a rank, but rather a term used to describe a naval officer who holds the rank of Ensign and has three gold bars on their uniform.

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  • 34. 

       

    • A.

      Navy Ensign

    • B.

      Marine Captain

    • C.

      Navy Lt JG

    • D.

      Navy Lieutenant

    Correct Answer
    A. Navy Ensign
    Explanation
    Navy Ensign is the correct answer because it is the lowest rank among the options given. Marine Captain is a higher rank than Navy Ensign. Navy Lt JG (Lieutenant Junior Grade) is also a higher rank than Navy Ensign. Navy Lieutenant is also a higher rank than Navy Ensign. Therefore, Navy Ensign is the correct answer as it is the lowest rank among the options provided.

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  • 35. 

       

    • A.

      Seaman Lieutenant

    • B.

      Seaman Recruit

    • C.

      Seaman

    • D.

      Seaman Apprentice

    Correct Answer
    D. Seaman Apprentice
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Seaman Apprentice" because it is the next rank in the hierarchy after "Seaman Recruit." In the Navy, ranks are typically earned through a combination of time in service and completion of certain training requirements. Therefore, a Seaman Recruit would need to advance to the next rank, which is Seaman Apprentice.

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  • 36. 

       

    • A.

      Lieutanant

    • B.

      Commander

    • C.

      Lieutanant Commander

    • D.

      Two Bar

    Correct Answer
    A. Lieutanant
  • 37. 

       

    • A.

      Seaman Recruit

    • B.

      Seaman

    • C.

      Seaman Apprentic

    • D.

      Seaman Cadet

    Correct Answer
    B. Seaman
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Seaman. The options given are different ranks in the United States Navy. Among the options, Seaman is the lowest rank and is typically given to enlisted personnel who have just joined the Navy. Seaman Recruit is the initial rank given during basic training, while Seaman Apprentice is the next rank after completing basic training. Seaman Cadet is not a recognized rank in the U.S. Navy. Therefore, the correct answer is Seaman.

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  • 38. 

       

    • A.

      Master Chief Petty Officer

    • B.

      Chef Petty Officer

    • C.

      Petty Officer First Class

    • D.

      Commander

    Correct Answer
    A. Master Chief Petty Officer
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Master Chief Petty Officer. This is the highest enlisted rank in the United States Navy and is above the ranks of Chef Petty Officer and Petty Officer First Class. Commander, on the other hand, is a commissioned officer rank and is higher than the enlisted ranks mentioned. Therefore, Master Chief Petty Officer is the correct answer as it is the highest enlisted rank listed.

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  • 39. 

       

    • A.

      Petty Officer First Class

    • B.

      Petty Officer Second Class

    • C.

      Chief Petty Officer

    • D.

      Petty Officer Third Class

    Correct Answer
    A. Petty Officer First Class
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Petty Officer First Class because it is the highest rank among the options provided. Petty Officer Second Class and Petty Officer Third Class are lower ranks, while Chief Petty Officer is a higher rank.

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  • 40. 

       

    • A.

      Sergeant

    • B.

      Staff Sergeant

    • C.

      Gunnery Sergeant

    • D.

      Corporal

    Correct Answer
    B. Staff Sergeant
    Explanation
    The given list is in ascending order of military ranks. Starting from the lowest rank, the ranks are Sergeant, Staff Sergeant, Gunnery Sergeant, and Corporal. Therefore, the correct answer is Staff Sergeant, which is the second rank in the list.

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  • 41. 

       

    • A.

      Petty Officer Third Class

    • B.

      Petty Officer First Class

    • C.

      Petty Officer Second Class

    • D.

      Corporal

    Correct Answer
    C. Petty Officer Second Class
    Explanation
    Petty Officer Second Class is the correct answer because it is the rank that falls between Petty Officer Third Class and Petty Officer First Class. The ranks listed before and after it are not in the correct order.

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  • 42. 

       

    • A.

      Brigadeer General

    • B.

      Major General

    • C.

      Lieutenant General

    • D.

      Geneal

    Correct Answer
    B. Major General
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Major General" because it is the next higher rank after Brigadier General. The rank hierarchy in the military starts with Second Lieutenant, then progresses to First Lieutenant, Captain, Major, Lieutenant Colonel, Colonel, Brigadier General, Major General, Lieutenant General, and General. Therefore, Major General is the correct answer based on the given ranks.

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  • 43. 

       

    • A.

      Petty Officer First Class

    • B.

      Petty Officer Fourth Class

    • C.

      Petty Officer Second Class

    • D.

      Petty Officer Third Class

    Correct Answer
    D. Petty Officer Third Class
    Explanation
    The given answer, Petty Officer Third Class, is correct because it is the correct rank in the U.S. Navy's enlisted personnel hierarchy. Petty Officer Third Class is the fourth rank in the Petty Officer ranks, following Petty Officer First Class, Petty Officer Second Class, and Petty Officer Fourth Class.

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  • 44. 

       

    • A.

      Rear Admiral Lower Half

    • B.

      Fleet Admrial

    • C.

      Rear Admiral Upper Half

    • D.

      Major

    Correct Answer
    C. Rear Admiral Upper Half
  • 45. 

       

    • A.

      Seaman

    • B.

      Seaman Apprentice

    • C.

      Seaman Recruit

    • D.

      Three Bar Ensign

    Correct Answer
    C. Seaman Recruit
    Explanation
    Seaman Recruit is the correct answer because it is the lowest rank in the United States Navy. It is the entry-level rank for enlisted personnel and is typically held by individuals who have just completed basic training. As a Seaman Recruit, individuals are still learning the basics of naval operations and are not yet qualified for more advanced roles. This rank is a starting point for individuals to gain experience and work their way up through the ranks in the Navy.

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  • 46. 

       

    • A.

      Lance Corporal

    • B.

      Corporal

    • C.

      Private First Class

    • D.

      Sergeant

    Correct Answer
    A. Lance Corporal
    Explanation
    A Lance Corporal is the correct answer because it is the second lowest enlisted rank in the Marine Corps, above Private First Class and below Corporal. This rank is typically given to Marines who have shown leadership potential and have completed the necessary training. A Lance Corporal is responsible for carrying out orders and assisting higher-ranking Marines in their duties.

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  • 47. 

       

    • A.

      Seaman Lieutenant

    • B.

      Seaman Recruit

    • C.

      Seaman

    • D.

      Seaman Apprentice

    Correct Answer
    D. Seaman Apprentice
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Seaman Apprentice. In the U.S. Navy, the rank of Seaman Apprentice is the third enlisted rank, following Seaman Recruit and preceding Seaman. This rank is typically held by individuals who have completed basic training and have gained some experience in their respective roles. Seaman Apprentice signifies a higher level of knowledge and responsibility compared to Seaman Recruit.

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  • 48. 

       

    • A.

      Staff Sergeant

    • B.

      Gunnery Sergeant

    • C.

      Master Sergeant

    • D.

      Sergeant Major

    Correct Answer
    B. Gunnery Sergeant
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Gunnery Sergeant because it is the next rank in the hierarchy after Staff Sergeant. In the military, ranks are typically organized in a hierarchical structure, with each rank representing a higher level of authority and responsibility. Therefore, a Gunnery Sergeant would be the next step up from a Staff Sergeant in terms of rank.

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  • 49. 

       

    • A.

      Seaman Recruit

    • B.

      Seaman

    • C.

      Seaman Apprentic

    • D.

      Seaman Cadet

    Correct Answer
    B. Seaman
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Seaman" because it is the highest rank among the options given. "Seaman Recruit" is the lowest rank, followed by "Seaman Apprentice" and "Seaman Cadet." Therefore, "Seaman" is the most advanced rank among the choices provided.

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  • 50. 

       

    • A.

      Sergeant

    • B.

      Staff Sergeant

    • C.

      Gunnery Sergeant

    • D.

      Corporal

    Correct Answer
    B. Staff Sergeant
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Staff Sergeant. In military rank hierarchy, a Staff Sergeant is higher in rank than a Sergeant. They are responsible for supervising and leading a team of soldiers.

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