Flashcards in Section 112 NBC Deck (92)
What color is NBC chemical marker?
Yellow background with Red lettering
What color is the NBC biological marker?
Blue background with Red text
What color is the NBC radiological marker?
White background with Black text "ATOM"
What color is the NBC contamination marker?
Right Isosceles triangle 90/45/45 11x18
What color is the NBC chemical minefield marker?
Red background with Yellow text "GAS MINES" and stripe
What does the M40 FPM consist of?
Face blank, filter canister, dual voicemitter assemblies, inlet/outlet valves, and water drinking system
How is NBC attack expressed vocally?
GAS GAS GAS
How is NBC attack expressed physically?
Fist to ears 3 times
How is an NBC attack expressed through percussion?
Metal on metal, metal triangles, sirens, intermittent horns
Where should your rifle be placed when donning a FPM?
Where should head gear be placed while donning the FPM?
On your rifle
What piece should be covered on the FPM to clear it?
The outlet valve
The M40 FPM is designed to protect the wearer from what 2 things?
Field concentrations of chemical and biological agents
The FPM should be donned, cleared, and sealed within what time frame?
9 sec, add 6 to put hood in place.
What led to the concept of MOPP?
The need to balance protection with the threat, temperature, and urgency of the mission.
Commanders can adjust the MOPP Protection through how many levels?
What is MOPP ready?
When mask is carried
What is MOPP level 0?
MOPP gear available but not worn
How long does it take to use M256A1?
What advantage does M256A1 have over M8 and M9?
Can conduct a greater number of agents to include vapor hazards.
How many rolls of M9 paper are issued to the squad?
Where is M9 tape worn?
Ankles, wrists, and biceps outside protective clothing
What is the purpose of M9 tape?
Detect presence of chemical agents but not identify it
What is M9 tape primarily used on?
Barely visible droplets
What color will the M9 tape turn once in contact with the contamination?
Light pink, reddish brown, or violet tint
What is M8 primarily used on?
Suspected liquid forms
How much M8 paper should be used to test a liquid?
Half sheet if perforated
What can decontaminates produce on M8 paper?
What are the 3 levels of decontamination?