The Air Force rank associated with its highest enlisted pay grade is that of
Chief Master Sergeant
Senior Master Sergeant
What Army rank is associated with the E-6 pay grade?
To free men for the fighting fleets, the Navy established the WAVES, which
consisted of _.
officers and enlisted
What was the name of a group of German U-boats operating together to attack
In the years before the Civil War, U.S. Squadrons established a regular presence
the Mediterranean, off Africa and South America, in the Middle East, and in
the Mediterranean, off Africa and South America, in the Pacific, and in Asia
Traditionally, awards are handed out in what manner?
All khakis are given their awards last
From most junior award to most senior
From most senior award to most junior
Sailors are called out from their positions in the division one at a time to
Advocates for a Navy in 1775, led by John Adams, proposed that a Navy was
necessary for what purpose(s)?
To help obtain arms and other stores from neutral countries.
To address a British threat to destroy American ports.
All the answers are correct.
In the latter years of the Cold War, the Navy Department developed the
_ which became a subset of national strategy.
Blue Water Control Strategy
Why is the North Vietnamese naval attack on the US
Which of the following was NOT instituted to improve conditions of service for
Increased pay and benefits.
Reformed rating and promotion system.
Sent Sailors to college.
Recruited better-educated people
As a result of the Washington Naval Treaty
Select True or False: Despite the efforts of the coalition and the Iraqi
government, participation in the Iraqi national elections in 2005 were poorly
Name two admirals who led U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/U.S. 5 th Fleet
Which of the following best characterizes the Navy between 1866 and 1880?
Weak and unable to recruit people because of foreign pressures.
Strong and increasing in size, utilizing the most modern technology.
Decreasing in size and deteriorating, with old a
What two naval vessel types did the Japanese NOT destroy during the Pearl
Submarines and cruisers
Cruisers and aircraft carriers
Cruisers and destroyers
Submarines and aircraft carriers
August 1942 marked the start of a bloody six-month str
Which ship was damaged by an Iranian mine and was the catalyst for launching
Operation Praying Mantis?
USS Samuel B. Roberts
From which African nation did American forces withdraw when the UN-sponsored
The Fleet Response Plan is often referred to as what?
Fleet Readiness Plan
Status of Readiness and Training Plan
Sea Basing Program
Fleet Rapid Response Plan
The flexible deployment concept allows units that have attained high readiness to
embark on deplo