Recruit Training Midterm Exam1

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Recruit Training Midterm Exam1 - Quiz

Do not begin the test until told so by the instructor. Do not look around or talk during this exam. Once finished, remain seated unless otherwise directed. This is the Mid-Term Exam. You may use any notes, handouts, Helmsman, Coast Guardsman's Manual or Publication 1. You will have 75 minutes to complete this test. Do not leave the classroom unless permission is given by the instructor. You must achieve an 80% or better to pass this test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You are covered, in uniform and your commanding officer is jogging by in civilian clothing.  What do you do? (1.1)
    • A. 

      Salute the commanding officer and render the appropriate greeting of the day.

    • B. 

      Render the appropriate greeting of the day.

    • C. 

      Salute is not required.

    • D. 

      Salute, but do not greet.

  • 2. 
    How would you formally greet the Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard?(1.2)
    • A. 

      Master Chief Petty Officer and last name

    • B. 

      Master Chief and last name

    • C. 

      Mr. /Mrs./Ms.

    • D. 

      Sir

  • 3. 
    How is the Commandant of the Coast Guard greeted?(1.2)
    • A. 

      Commandant

    • B. 

      Admiral

    • C. 

      Chief

    • D. 

      Sir

  • 4. 
    What constitutes, under Article 90, assaulting or willfully disobeying a superior commissioned officer?(2.2)
    • A. 

      Striking a superior commissioned officer

    • B. 

      Threatening a superior commissioned officer with a weapon or violence against him/her while in the execution of his/her office

    • C. 

      Willfully disobeys a command of his/her superior commissioned officer

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    What are the five types of followers?(3.2)
    • A. 

      Sheep, "yes" people, alienated, survivors, and effective followers

    • B. 

      Dog, sheep, effective, free thinking, and alienated followers

    • C. 

      Sheep, "yes" people, survivors, intellectuals, and dog followers

    • D. 

      Committed, survivors, "yes" people, sheep, and ineffective followers

  • 6. 
    Some ways to prevent illegal discrimination in any form are:(3.4)
    • A. 

      Recognize your own stereotypes

    • B. 

      Recognize when your prejudice is thinking for you

    • C. 

      Accept differences as differences and not as rights and wrongs

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    There are several ways you can prevent sexual harassment from happening, they include:(3.5)
    • A. 

      Understand your stereotypes and biases

    • B. 

      Do not use inclusionary language

    • C. 

      Ignore harassment or discrimination

    • D. 

      Immediately discount someone based on his or her gender

  • 8. 
    Sex discrimination is a form of sexual harassment and is defined as depriving an individual of equal opportunity or adversely affecting an individual's status based soley on his or her gender.(3.5)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which of the following relationships of conduct does Coast Guard policy prohibit regardless of rank, grade, or position of the persons involved?(3.6)
    • A. 

      Engaging in sexually intimate behavior aboard any Coast Guard vessel, or in any Coast Guard-controlled workplace

    • B. 

      Romantic relationships outside of marriage between commissioned officers and enlisted personnel

    • C. 

      Personal and romantic relationships between instructors and students at training commands

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    In Recruit Training, donations are limited to?(3.7)
    • A. 

      Slush funds (funds raised for an undesignated purpose)

    • B. 

      The Combined Federal Campaign and the Coast Guard Mutual Assistance

    • C. 

      Personal gifts for staff or recruits

    • D. 

      Tires for your company commanders's new Jeep

  • 11. 
    The _____________________ is a device that shows you the intended rudder angle.(4.1)
    • A. 

      Rudder Angle Indicator

    • B. 

      Compass

    • C. 

      Helm Angle Indicator

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    The proper way to give helm commands and the appropriate responses are Repeat (Respond) Execute, Advise, and __________________.(4.1)
    • A. 

      10-4

    • B. 

      Acknowledge

    • C. 

      What?

    • D. 

      Rephrase

  • 13. 
    Some of the characteristics of "Synthetic Fiber Line" are great elasticity (ability to stretch), over twice the strength of similar sized natural fiber line, and will not shrink when wet, sensitive to heat, sunlight, and chemicals and _________________.(4.3)
    • A. 

      Slippery when wet

    • B. 

      Dangerous because of SNAP-Back

    • C. 

      A and B

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 14. 
    A superstructure comprises all of the fittings, compartments and structures that extend below the hull of a vessel.(4.5)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    A bollard is a metal or concrete light bulb shaped fitting usually found on a pier.(4.5)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The ___________________is the most extreme width/breadth athwartships of a vessel.(4.5)
    • A. 

      Draft

    • B. 

      Waterline

    • C. 

      Beam

    • D. 

      Freeboard

  • 17. 
    What drill would help you prepare for saving your shipmate if he fell of the ship?(4.7)
    • A. 

      Abandon Ship

    • B. 

      General Quarters

    • C. 

      Man Overboard

    • D. 

      Fire

  • 18. 
    What part of a line is this?(4.8)
    • A. 

      Turn

    • B. 

      Round Turn

    • C. 

      Whipping

    • D. 

      Bight

  • 19. 
    What basic knot is used to make fast (tie) a line to a ring, eye, or anchor?(4.9)
    • A. 

      Round Turn and Two Half Hitches

    • B. 

      Clove Hitch

    • C. 

      Bowline

    • D. 

      Square

  • 20. 
    What basic knot is used to put a temporary eye in a line?(4.9)
    • A. 

      Clove Hitch

    • B. 

      Round Turn and Two Half Hitches

    • C. 

      Bowline

    • D. 

      Square

  • 21. 
    How many minutes does it take for your eyes to adjust to obtain proper night vision?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      45

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      15

  • 22. 
    The Lookout's equipment includes organizational clothing, Communications equipment and _____________________.(4.1)
    • A. 

      Laptop Computer

    • B. 

      Blackberry

    • C. 

      Visual Aids

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 23. 
    Caffeine and nicotine (coffee, tea and cigarettes) constrict blood vessels in your eyes.  This speeds up how fast your eyes adjust to the darkness.(4.10)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    What color must your socks be when properly wearing the operational dress uniform?(5.1)
    • A. 

      White

    • B. 

      Blue

    • C. 

      Black

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 25. 
    The working blue cap is required when properly wearing the operational dress uniform.  The following headgear items are optional when wearing the operational dress uniform:(5.1)
    • A. 

      Unit ball caps

    • B. 

      Watch cap is authorized for cold weather

    • C. 

      Cold weather cap is authorized for cold/seasonal use only

    • D. 

      All of the above

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