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All poolee's from PCS Bellefontaine must know this information before shipping to recruit training!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Honor-Courage-? These are two Marine Corps core values. What is the last core value?

    • A.

      Leadership

    • B.

      Responcibility

    • C.

      Commitment

    • D.

      Loyalty

    Correct Answer
    C. Commitment
    Explanation
    The Marine Corps is known for its core values of Honor and Courage. These values reflect the integrity and bravery expected from its members. The third core value, Commitment, is equally important. It signifies the dedication and loyalty that Marines have towards their mission, their fellow Marines, and their country. Commitment involves staying true to one's responsibilities and obligations, even in the face of adversity. It is a crucial trait that ensures the success and effectiveness of the Marine Corps.

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  • 2. 

    The Marine Corps motto is "Semper Fidelis"

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Semper Fidelis means ( always faithful )

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  • 3. 

    How many general orders are there?

    • A.

      9

    • B.

      12

    • C.

      10

    • D.

      11

    Correct Answer
    D. 11
    Explanation
    There are 11 general orders in total.

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  • 4. 

    • A.

      Corporal

    • B.

      Sergeant

    • C.

      E-2

    • D.

      E-7

    Correct Answer
    B. Sergeant
  • 5. 

    What are the 14 leadership traits? Hint:  "J.J DID TIE BUCKLE"

    Correct Answer
    Justice, Judgment, Decisiveness, Integrity, Dependability, Tact, Initiative, Enthusiasm, Bearing, Unselfishness, Courage, Knowledge, Loyalty, Endurance.
    Explanation
    The 14 leadership traits are Justice, Judgment, Decisiveness, Integrity, Dependability, Tact, Initiative, Enthusiasm, Bearing, Unselfishness, Courage, Knowledge, Loyalty, and Endurance. These traits are important for effective leadership as they encompass qualities such as fairness, sound decision-making, reliability, good communication skills, taking the lead, being passionate, maintaining composure, selflessness, bravery, expertise, faithfulness, and the ability to persevere in challenging situations.

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  • 6. 

    How many leadership pricniples are there?

    • A.

      5

    • B.

      15

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      11

    Correct Answer
    D. 11
  • 7. 

    To take charge of this post and all government property in view, this is what general order?

    • A.

      3

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      1

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    C. 1
    Explanation
    This question is asking for the general order that pertains to taking charge of a post and all government property in view. The correct answer is 1.

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  • 8. 

    What is the 5th general order?

    • A.

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

    • B.

      To quit my post only when properly relieved.

    • C.

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

    Correct Answer
    B. To quit my post only when properly relieved.
    Explanation
    The 5th general order states that a military personnel should only leave their assigned post when they have been properly relieved. This means that they should not abandon their post without someone else taking over their responsibilities. This order ensures that there is always someone present and responsible for the assigned area, maintaining security and fulfilling their duty.

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  • 9. 

    • A.

      Corporal

    • B.

      E-2

    • C.

      Gunnery Sergeant

    • D.

      E-8

    Correct Answer
    A. Corporal
  • 10. 

    What is the 10th general order?

    • A.

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

    • B.

      To call the corporal of the guard in any case not covered by instrunctions.

    • C.

      To recieve, obey, and pass on the the sentry who relieves me, all orders from the commanding officer, officer of the day and officers and noncommissioned officers of the guard only.

    Correct Answer
    A. To salute all officers and all colors and standards not cased.
    Explanation
    The 10th general order states that a sentry must salute all officers and all colors and standards that are not cased. This means that the sentry must show respect by saluting any officer they encounter, as well as any flags or banners that are being displayed. The phrase "not cased" indicates that the colors and standards should be uncovered and visible. This general order emphasizes the importance of honoring and showing respect to superiors and symbols of authority.

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  • 11. 

    How many warrant officers are there in the Marine Corps rank structure?

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      3

    • C.

      4

    • D.

      5

    Correct Answer
    D. 5
    Explanation
    There are tectnicaly only one Warrant officers WO-1, the other Warrant officers have chief infront. Chief Warrant Officer 2,3,4,5 but they are all still Warrant officers.

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  • 12. 

    • A.

      Sergeant

    • B.

      Sergeant Major

    • C.

      Master Sergeant

    • D.

      First Sergeant

    Correct Answer
    D. First Sergeant
  • 13. 

    • A.

      E-7

    • B.

      Private

    • C.

      E-9

    • D.

      Private first class

    Correct Answer
    A. E-7
    Explanation
    E-7 is Gunnery Sergeant

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  • 14. 

    To repeat all calls from post more distant from the guardhouse than my own. This is what general order?

    • A.

      11

    • B.

      8

    • C.

      2

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    D. 4
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 4 because it aligns with the instruction given in the question. The general order states that one must repeat all calls from posts that are farther from the guardhouse than their own. Therefore, option 4 is the correct choice as it accurately represents the given instruction.

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  • 15. 

    Who is the best Recruiter and most motivating Marine you know!?

    • A.

      Sgt Durbin!

    • B.

      Check First box!

    Correct Answer
    A. Sgt Durbin!
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