Security Forces CDC Volume 4

100 Questions | Total Attempts: 373

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Security Forces Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which principle of war is the most effective and decisive way to attain a clearly defined objective and is the means by which a military force seizes and holds the initiative while maintaining freedom of action and achieving decisive results?
    • A. 

      Mass

    • B. 

      Offensive

    • C. 

      Manuever

    • D. 

      Economy of force

  • 2. 
    Which of the following results from the measures taken by commanders to protect their forces?
    • A. 

      Simplicity

    • B. 

      Surprise

    • C. 

      Security

    • D. 

      Safety

  • 3. 
    What is achieved by the balanced employment of firepower and patrolling?
    • A. 

      Key terrain

    • B. 

      Defense in depth

    • C. 

      All around defense

    • D. 

      Aggressive defense

  • 4. 
    A force can dominate an area, place direct or indirect fire on critical resources by capturing?
    • A. 

      Key terrain

    • B. 

      High grounds

    • C. 

      Avenues of approach

    • D. 

      Pockets of resistance

  • 5. 
    After the threat has been neutralized which integrated defense effect is implemented to consolidate and reorganize friendly forces and restore operations?
    • A. 

      Warn

    • B. 

      Assess

    • C. 

      Recovery

    • D. 

      Anticipate

  • 6. 
    Which force is the Air Force enterprise leader for integrated defense operations?
    • A. 

      Special force

    • B. 

      Security forces

    • C. 

      Joint forces

    • D. 

      Air and Space forces

  • 7. 
    Which agency will the base defense operations center up-channel covered wagon reportable incidents through?
    • A. 

      Site security control

    • B. 

      Security forces

    • C. 

      Higher headquarters

    • D. 

      Installation command post

  • 8. 
    The jettisoning of a nuclear weapon or nuclear component is an example of a nuclear weapons?
    • A. 

      Accident

    • B. 

      Incident

    • C. 

      Mistake

    • D. 

      Mishap

  • 9. 
    Personnel assigned to the priority III routine category should be evacuated within how many hours?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      24

  • 10. 
    What may be the most dangerous type of improved explosive devise?
    • A. 

      Static

    • B. 

      Roadside

    • C. 

      Vehicle-borne

    • D. 

      Romote detonated

  • 11. 
    Who directs US forces to respond rapidly to certain crises either unilaterlly or as part of an interagency and/or multinational effort?
    • A. 

      President only

    • B. 

      Secretary of defense only

    • C. 

      President or secretary of defense

    • D. 

      President or defense force commander

  • 12. 
    Which operation is principally conducted to evacuate US citizens
    • A. 

      Recovery

    • B. 

      Peace

    • C. 

      Peace enforcement

    • D. 

      Noncompatant evacuation

  • 13. 
    Which operation may be clandestine, covery, or overt depending on whether the operational environment is hostile, uncertain, or permissive?
    • A. 

      Foreign humanitarian assistance

    • B. 

      Consequence management

    • C. 

      Homeland defense

    • D. 

      Recovery

  • 14. 
    Which intelligence collection often may provide the most useful source of information
    • A. 

      OSINT

    • B. 

      COMINT

    • C. 

      HUMINT

    • D. 

      INFOMINT

  • 15. 
    Force protection measures will be planned according with
    • A. 

      Determination of the force

    • B. 

      The risk to the force

    • C. 

      Location of the force

    • D. 

      Size of the force

  • 16. 
    Which type of attack may involve an insider threat?
    • A. 

      Standoff attack

    • B. 

      Penetration attack

    • C. 

      Information operation

    • D. 

      Chemical, biological attack

  • 17. 
    Which agency is the lead for terrorist incidents that occur outside the US?
    • A. 

      Department of state

    • B. 

      Department of justice

    • C. 

      Department of defense

    • D. 

      Federal bureau of investigation

  • 18. 
    The tactic terrorist groups use most commonly is?
    • A. 

      Arson

    • B. 

      Bombing

    • C. 

      Highjacking

    • D. 

      Kidnapping and hostage taking

  • 19. 
    Active terrorist groups are organized into cells that can be as small as two people or as large as?
    • A. 

      5-10

    • B. 

      10-15

    • C. 

      25-30

    • D. 

      35-40

  • 20. 
    Which individual/groups promote their cause by and means and are ideologically inspired?
    • A. 

      Crimanals or professionals

    • B. 

      Emotionally disturbed

    • C. 

      Passive soldiers

    • D. 

      Crusaders

  • 21. 
    What threat level assessment indicates anti-US terrorists are operationally active and use large casualty-producing attacks as their preferred method of operation?
    • A. 

      Moderate

    • B. 

      Significant

    • C. 

      High

    • D. 

      Low

  • 22. 
    The key distinction between an insurgency and other types of movements is the decision to use?
    • A. 

      Violence to achieve political goals

    • B. 

      Violence to achieve religious goals

    • C. 

      Non-violence to achieve political goals

    • D. 

      Use violence to achieve ideological goals

  • 23. 
    COIN operations require leaders to exhibit?
    • A. 

      Fairness, firmness and fight

    • B. 

      Logic, lotalty, and leadership

    • C. 

      Patience, persistence, and presence

    • D. 

      Cooperation, cohesiveness, and confidence

  • 24. 
    To avoid detection by the government how wil insurgents operate?
    • A. 

      Underground

    • B. 

      In disguise

    • C. 

      In small bands

    • D. 

      During the hours of darkness

  • 25. 
    Which agency was created by a formal agreement between two or more governments?
    • A. 

      Multinational corporation

    • B. 

      Governmental organization

    • C. 

      Host nation security council

    • D. 

      Intergovernmental organization