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1

5 major terrain features

Hill
Valley
Ridge
Saddle
Depression

2

3 minor features

Cliff
Draw
Spur

3

2 supplementary features

Cut
Fill

4

Colors of the map and meanings

Brown- contour lines
Red- major roads, built up areas
Green- vegetation
Blue- water
Black- man made features

5

GOTWA

Where you're Going
Others you're taking with you
Time it will take
What to do if you go past time
Actions if contact is taken (both elements)

6

3 types of bleeding

Venous
Arterial
Capillary

7

3 types of heat injuries

Heat stroke
Heat cramp
Heat exhaustion

8

OAKOC

Observation
Avenues of approach
Key terrain
Obstructions
Cover and concealment

9

3 types of North

Grid
Magnetic
True

10

5 paragraphs of an OPORD

1- Situation
2- Mission
3- Execution
4- Sustainment
5- Command and signal

11

5 principles of patrolling

1- Planning
2- Recon
3- Security
4- Control
5- Common sense

12

SLLS

Stop
Look
Listen
Smell

13

LACE

Liquid
Ammo
Casualties
Equipment

14

SALUTE

Size
Activity
Location
Uniform
Time
Equipment

15

METT-TC

Mission
Enemy
Terrain
Troops
Time
Civilian consideration

16

3 types of command orders

OPORD
WARNO
FRAGO

17

8 troop leading procedures

1- Receive the mission
2- Issue the WARNO
3- Make tentative plan
4- Start movement
5- Reconnoiter
6- Complete the plan
7- Issue OPORD
8- Supervise

18

5 Ss

Search
Silence
Segregate
Safeguard
Speed to rear

19

different types of Recon Patrols

Area
Zone
Route

20

Movement techniques

Travelling
Travelling over watch
Bounding over watch (successive, alternating)

21

8 cycles of function

Feeding
Chambering
Locking
Firing
Unlocking
Extracting
Ejecting
Cocking

22

8 battle drills

1- Squad Attack
2- React to contact
3- Break contact
4- React to ambush
5- Knock out bunkers
6- Enter building/room
7- Enter/clear trench
8- Conduct initial breach of mined wire obstacle

23

9 Line MEDEVAC

Location
Frequency
Patients by Precedence
Equipment
Patients by Type
Security
Marking
Nationality
NBC