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* QUIZ: Army Doctrine Publication 1-02 Operational Terms and Military Symbols
1. What is the purpose of common operational terms?
a. Communicate a great deal of information with a simple word or phrase.
b. Eliminate the need for a lengthy explanation of a complex idea.
c. Convey information with greater speed and less risk of misunderstanding.
d. All of the above
2. What is the purpose of abbreviations and acronyms?
a. Use shorter versions of doctrinal and military terms.
b. Reduce the size of paragraphs in orders and publications.
c. Create a professional language for branches and functional areas.
d. All of the above.
3. What is the purpose of common military symbols?
a. Helps commanders communicate orders visually and helps subordinates understand them quickly
b. Provides an instantly recognizable “picture” of a doctrinally based piece of information.
c. No matter what language is spoken, when a symbol is displayed, the central, doctrinal idea is readily apparent.
d. All of the above.
4. What is the major difference between framed and unframed symbols?
a. There is no difference.
b. The frame of a symbol provides a distinctive and clear representation of its standard identity (hostile, suspect, friendly, assumed friend, neutral, unknown, and pending).