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9) The operational chain of command runs directly from the President to the Secretary of Defense and thento the _____.Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of StaffChairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and then to the combatant commandersService chiefscombatant commanders
10) These commands are established by combatant commanders when authorized by the Secretary ofDefense through the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to conduct operations on a continuing basis inaccordance with the criteria set forth for unified commands. They may be established on a geographicarea basis such as U.S. Forces Japan or on a functional basis such as Special Operations Command,Pacific.
11) The U.S. Transportation Command, U.S. Special Operations Command, U.S. Strategic Command andU.S Cyber Command comprise the _____.
12) The ability of the U.S. to achieve its national strategic objectives is dependent on the effectiveness ofthe U.S. Government in employing the instruments of national power, which are _____.
13) A unified or specified command with a broad continuing mission under a single commanderestablished and so designated by the President, through the Secretary of Defense and with the advice andassistance of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is called a _____.combatant commandcomponent commandjoint task forcesubordinate unified command
14) Command authority over assigned or attached forces or commands, or military capability or forcesmade available for tasking, that is limited to the detailed direction and control of movements or maneuverswithin the operational area necessary to accomplish missions or tasks assigned is known as _____.
15) Combatant commanders exercise _____ (command authority) over assigned forces. This is thebroadest command authority and may NOT be delegated or transferred.
16) Joint Force Air Component Commander (JFACC), Joint Force Land Component Commander (JFLCC),and Joint Force Maritime Component Commander (JFMCC) are all examples of _____.
17) The _____ is the primary vehicle through which the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS)exercises responsibility to provide for the preparation of joint operation plans. It provides guidance anddirection from the CJCS to the combatant commanders and the Service chiefs for preparation ofcontingency plans.Guidance for Employment of the ForceJoint Strategic Capabilities PlanNational Military StrategyUnified Command Plan
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