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Flashcards in FIELD SANITATION Deck (14):
1

What are the 4 types of waste?

Human, Liquid, Garbage, Rubbish

2

What is the water requirement per person, per day in a temperate zone?

5 gallons

3

A latrine can be no closer than what distance to a water source?

100 ft

4

What is potable water?

Water that is safe to dink.

5

What are the measurements of a straddle trench?

1 ft wide, 4 ft long and 2 1/2 in deep.

6

How many gallons of water will a lister bag hold?

36 gallons

7

How deep is a cat hole?

6-12 in

8

What is a communicable disease?

A disease that be transmitted person to person, animal to person, or insect to person.

9

What are the 5 F's of Field Sanitation?

- Fingers
- Feces
- Flies
- Foods
- Fluids

10

What is the best defense against disease and biological warfare?

Immunizations and personal hygeine

11

What FM covers unit Field Sanitation Team?

FM 4-25.12

12

What FM covers Field Hygiene and Sanitation?

FM 21-10

13

What is Field Sanitation?

The use of measures to create and maintain healthful environmental conditions, these include safeguarding food, safeguarding water, and controlling disease bearing insects and rodents.

14

What is a vector?

Any living organism that can carry a disease producing virus.