Quiz: Only 1 in 50 Americans Can Ace This Marines Test. Can You?

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Do you have what it takes to be part of the elite force of the Marines?

Quiz about the history and workings of the US Marines. Including questions about tradition, lingo, and recruitment!

 Aug 29, 2017
1 of 10Pick the correct answer!
The Marines were formed in what year?
December 7, 1941
November 10, 1775
February 23, 1812
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As of 2016, the number of active duty Marines is…
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What does the Marine motto, “ Semper Fidelis” mean?
First to Fight
We Believe
Always Faithful
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In the Marine Hymn, “the Shores of Tripoli” are in…
the Barbary Coast, Libya
the northern coast of Cuba
Southern California
5 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Where does the term "jarhead" come from?
The style of hat Marines wear
It references their "high-and-tight" haircuts
Jars containing dirt from various countries the Marines have been to
6 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Who said, “The deadliest weapon in the world is a Marine and his rifle"?
President Jimmy Carter
General Colin Powell
General John “Black Jack” Pershing
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The U.S. Marine insignia includes…
crossed bayonets, a helmet, and a ship.
an eagle, a globe, and an anchor.
a rifle, a canon, and a horse.
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Which military department under the Department of Defense are the Marines?
Department of the Army
Department of the Air Force
Department of the Navy
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True or False - You must have a high school diploma to enlist in the Marines.
10 of 10Pick the correct answer!
How long is Recruit Training?
15 weeks
10 weeks
12 weeks
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