Promotion To Lance Corporal

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By HLHSROTC
H
HLHSROTC
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 2 | Total Attempts: 1,197
Questions: 20 | Attempts: 693

SettingsSettingsSettings
Promotion To Lance Corporal - Quiz

This is the required test for promotion to cadet lance corporal. Must pass with 80%.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is this ribbon?     

    • A.

      Recruiting ribbon

    • B.

      Civic service ribbon

    • C.

      Orienteering ribbon

    • D.

      Rifle team ribbon

    Correct Answer
    B. Civic service ribbon
    Explanation
    A civic service ribbon is a type of ribbon that is awarded to individuals who have contributed to their community through volunteer work or other forms of civic engagement. This ribbon recognizes and honors the recipient's dedication and commitment to serving others and making a positive impact on society.

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

    A Cadet may be disenrolled from the MCJROTC program for all of the below EXCEPT which one?

    • A.

      Academic Failure

    • B.

      Ineptitude

    • C.

      Poor Attitude

    • D.

      Second consecutive YPFT Failure in one year

    Correct Answer
    D. Second consecutive YPFT Failure in one year
    Explanation
    A Cadet may be disenrolled from the MCJROTC program for academic failure, ineptitude, and a poor attitude. However, the exception is the second consecutive YPFT failure in one year. This means that even if a Cadet fails the YPFT (Youth Physical Fitness Test) twice in a year, they will not be automatically disenrolled from the program.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    The description "Cadets will not display any gestures of affection in school or on school grounds. This holds especially true when in uniform and pertains to kissing, embracing, holding hands, or other forms of intimate behavior" relates to whic of the below?

    • A.

      Sexual Harrassment

    • B.

      Fraternization

    • C.

      Public Display of Affection

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Public Display of Affection
    Explanation
    The given description explicitly states that cadets are not allowed to display any gestures of affection in school or on school grounds, especially when in uniform. This prohibition includes activities such as kissing, embracing, holding hands, or any other forms of intimate behavior. This clearly relates to the concept of Public Display of Affection, which refers to the act of showing affection or love in a public setting. Therefore, the correct answer is Public Display of Affection.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    Which is NOT part of our Cadet Honor Code?

    • A.

      Cadets honor their word

    • B.

      Cadets demonstrate initiative by doing things without being told to

    • C.

      Cadets never offer suggestions to improve the system

    • D.

      Cadets treat others with dignity and respect regardless of race, religion or gender

    • E.

      Cadets wear their uniforms proudly and with distinction

    Correct Answer
    C. Cadets never offer suggestions to improve the system
    Explanation
    The Cadet Honor Code consists of principles and values that cadets are expected to uphold. This includes honoring their word, demonstrating initiative, treating others with dignity and respect, and wearing their uniforms proudly. However, the statement "Cadets never offer suggestions to improve the system" goes against the idea of initiative and improvement. It implies that cadets should not contribute ideas or suggestions to make the system better, which contradicts the values of growth and progress.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    All Marine Corps JROTC cadets are required to maintain a (GPA) of _______. Failure to maintain a minimum GPA, as determined by the SMI and approved by the principal, will put the cadet on immediate probation during the next semester, and will suspend all special team activity, promotions and awards. Cadet Staff who do not meet this GPA criteria will be relieved until such a time as the SMI deems appropriate.

    • A.

      1.5

    • B.

      2.0

    • C.

      2.5

    • D.

      3.0

    Correct Answer
    B. 2.0
    Explanation
    Marine Corps JROTC cadets are required to maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0. If a cadet fails to meet this GPA requirement, they will be placed on immediate probation during the next semester. Additionally, all special team activity, promotions, and awards will be suspended for the cadet. Cadet Staff members who do not meet the GPA criteria will be relieved from their positions until the Senior Military Instructor (SMI) determines it is appropriate.

    Rate this question:

  • 6. 

    Your conduct while in uniform should always be impeccable. Which of the following is  incorrect while in uniform?

    • A.

      Wearing of non-exentric sunglasses while in formation

    • B.

      Wear your cover outdoors at all times and remove it indoors

    • C.

      Do not use foul language, tease others, or wrestle/play in uniform

    • D.

      Do not chew gum

    • E.

      Do not walk or stand around with your hands in your pockets

    Correct Answer
    A. Wearing of non-exentric sunglasses while in formation
    Explanation
    While in uniform, it is important to maintain a professional appearance and adhere to the rules and regulations. Wearing non-exentric sunglasses while in formation is incorrect because it goes against the standard uniform guidelines. Sunglasses should not be worn while in formation as they can be seen as unprofessional and do not contribute to the overall appearance of the uniformed personnel.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    Which of the following is incorrect when dealing with uniform care?

    • A.

      Camouflage uniforms and cotton T -shirts can be washed in warm or cold water only

    • B.

      Khaki shirts, poly-wool green trousers, and dress coats must be dry-cleaned.

    • C.

      Wooly-Pully's can be washed and dried on low heat

    • D.

      Unserviceable uniforms can be exchanged for serviceable uniforms

    • E.

      Buldging pant pockets mean they are too tight, and must be replaced.

    Correct Answer
    C. Wooly-Pully's can be washed and dried on low heat
    Explanation
    The incorrect statement when dealing with uniform care is that Wooly-Pully's can be washed and dried on low heat.

    Rate this question:

  • 8. 

    Identify the DRESS BLUE CHARLIE uniform.

    • A.

      Green trousers or skirt with khaki short sleeve shirt

    • B.

      Blue trousers or skirt with blue coat, ribbons only

    • C.

      Blue trousers or skirt with khaki short sleeve shirt

    • D.

      Blue trousers or skirt with khaki long sleeve shirt and tie

    Correct Answer
    D. Blue trousers or skirt with khaki long sleeve shirt and tie
    Explanation
    The DRESS BLUE CHARLIE uniform consists of blue trousers or skirt with a khaki long sleeve shirt and tie.

    Rate this question:

  • 9. 

    The Khaki web belt length is 2 to 4 inches past the buckle, the green cloth belt worn with the service "Alpha" uniform is _______________past the brass end-buckle?

    • A.

      Between 2 ¾ and 3 ¾ inches past the end-buckle

    • B.

      Between 2 and 4 inches past the buckle

    • C.

      Between 3 and 4 inches past the end-buckle

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Between 2 ¾ and 3 ¾ inches past the end-buckle
    Explanation
    The correct answer is between 2 ¾ and 3 ¾ inches past the end-buckle. This means that the green cloth belt worn with the service "Alpha" uniform should extend beyond the brass end-buckle by a length between 2 ¾ and 3 ¾ inches.

    Rate this question:

  • 10. 

    Which event is NOT considered a part of the YPFT?

    • A.

      Standing Long Jump

    • B.

      1.5 Mile Run

    • C.

      Push Ups

    • D.

      Sit Ups

    • E.

      300 yard shuttle run

    Correct Answer
    B. 1.5 Mile Run
    Explanation
    The 1.5 Mile Run is not considered a part of the YPFT. The YPFT, or Youth Physical Fitness Test, typically includes events such as the Standing Long Jump, Push Ups, Sit Ups, and the 300 yard shuttle run. However, the 1.5 Mile Run is not included in this test.

    Rate this question:

  • 11. 

    Which Leadership Trait is defined as "the ability to reach sound decisions in a timely manner"?

    • A.

      Decisiveness

    • B.

      Dependability

    • C.

      Judgment

    • D.

      Knowledge

    Correct Answer
    A. Decisiveness
    Explanation
    Decisiveness is the correct answer because it refers to the leadership trait of being able to make sound decisions in a timely manner. This trait is essential for effective leadership as it enables leaders to analyze situations, weigh options, and take decisive actions. A leader who is decisive can quickly assess information, evaluate risks, and make confident choices, which ultimately leads to efficient decision-making and effective problem-solving within the organization.

    Rate this question:

  • 12. 

    On the first stanza of the Marines Hymn below, identify the missing words. From the Halls of Montezuma, To the ________ of Tripoli, We fight our country’s battles In the air, on land and sea. First to fight for right and _______, And to keep our honor clean; We are proud to claim the title of UNITED STATES MARINE

    • A.

      Sands, glory

    • B.

      Sands, freedom

    • C.

      Shores, glory

    • D.

      Shores, freedom

    Correct Answer
    D. Shores, freedom
    Explanation
    The missing words in the first stanza of the Marines Hymn are "shores" and "freedom". The stanza highlights the Marines' commitment to fighting for their country's battles on land, air, and sea, and being the first to fight for what is right and to maintain their honor. The use of the word "shores" signifies the Marines' readiness to defend their nation's coastlines, while "freedom" emphasizes their dedication to protecting the values and liberties of the United States.

    Rate this question:

  • 13. 

    "To receive, obey and pass on the sentry who relieves me, all orders from the Commanding Officer, Officer of the Day, and Officers and Non-Commissioned officers of the guard only" is which General Order of the Sentry?

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      6

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      11

    Correct Answer
    B. 6
    Explanation
    General Order 6 states that the sentry must receive, obey, and pass on all orders from the Commanding Officer, Officer of the Day, and Officers and Non-Commissioned officers of the guard only.

    Rate this question:

  • 14. 

    What are the official Marine Corps Colors?

    • A.

      Red and Yellow

    • B.

      Green and Black

    • C.

      Scarlet and Gold

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Scarlet and Gold
    Explanation
    The official Marine Corps Colors are Scarlet and Gold. These colors are significant and represent the history and traditions of the Marine Corps. Scarlet symbolizes the valor and sacrifice of the Marines, while gold represents their achievement and excellence. These colors are prominently displayed in the Marine Corps flag and are used in various ceremonial occasions and official emblems.

    Rate this question:

  • 15. 

    Where was the First Amphibious Landing by Marines ?

    • A.

      North Africa

    • B.

      Providence Island in the Bahamas

    • C.

      Cuba

    • D.

      Panama

    Correct Answer
    B. Providence Island in the Bahamas
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Providence Island in the Bahamas. This is where the first amphibious landing by Marines took place.

    Rate this question:

  • 16. 

    Who is the “Grand Old Man of the Marine Corps”

    • A.

      Luis B. "Chesty" Puller

    • B.

      General Archibald Henderson

    • C.

      Captain Samuel Nicholas

    • D.

      General John LeJeune

    Correct Answer
    B. General Archibald Henderson
    Explanation
    General Archibald Henderson is known as the "Grand Old Man of the Marine Corps" because he served as the Commandant of the Marine Corps for 38 years, the longest tenure in the history of the Corps. He played a crucial role in shaping and modernizing the Marine Corps during his leadership, and his dedication and commitment to the Corps earned him this esteemed title.

    Rate this question:

  • 17. 

    Guadalcanal, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Saipan, and Tarawa were battles faught by Marines in which war?

    • A.

      World War I

    • B.

      World War II

    • C.

      Korean War

    • D.

      Vietnam War

    Correct Answer
    B. World War II
    Explanation
    The battles of Guadalcanal, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Saipan, and Tarawa were fought by Marines in World War II. These battles were significant in the Pacific theater of the war and played a crucial role in the eventual Allied victory over Japan. The Marines faced intense fighting, harsh conditions, and heavy casualties in these battles, making them important milestones in the overall conflict.

    Rate this question:

  • 18. 

      Who is this member of your Chain of Command?

    • A.

      Commandant of the Marine Corps

    • B.

      Vice President of the USA

    • C.

      Secretary of Defense

    • D.

      Program Director of the MCJROTC

    Correct Answer
    D. Program Director of the MCJROTC
    Explanation
    The Program Director of the MCJROTC is a member of the Chain of Command. The Chain of Command refers to the hierarchical structure within an organization, where individuals have authority over those below them. In this case, the Program Director of the MCJROTC holds a position of authority within the Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps, making them a member of the Chain of Command. The other options listed, such as the Commandant of the Marine Corps, Vice President of the USA, and Secretary of Defense, may hold higher positions of authority but are not specifically mentioned as members of the Chain of Command in this context.

    Rate this question:

  • 19. 

    Which is NOT a  type of North with relation to Land Navigation?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      Countoured

    • C.

      Grid

    • D.

      Magnetic

    Correct Answer
    B. Countoured
    Explanation
    The question asks for a type of North with relation to Land Navigation that is NOT included in the given options. The options listed are True, Contoured, Grid, and Magnetic. Among these options, True, Grid, and Magnetic are all types of North that are used in Land Navigation. However, Contoured is not a type of North with relation to Land Navigation. Therefore, the correct answer is Countoured.

    Rate this question:

  • 20. 

    How many "silver diamonds" designate a Cadet Colonel?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    A Cadet Colonel is designated by three "silver diamonds".

    Rate this question:

Related Topics

Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.