Quiz: How Well Do You Really Know Military Slang?

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Do you know your military slang well? Let's find out!

A quiz about some of the common phrases or words that are often used in the U.S. military, that people from the military would know.

 May 13, 2017
1 of 10Pick your answer!
"15 minutes prior to 15 minutes prior" means showing up 15 minutes earlier than the person in the next rank, true or false?
False
True
2 of 10Pick your answer!
"A good piece of gear" is in reference to what in the military?
People
Clothing gear
Food; meat in particular
3 of 10Pick your answer!
What are "birth-control glasses"?
Magnifying glasses
Binoculars
Military-issued eyeglasses
4 of 10Pick your answer!
"Bird" is slang for...
General
Eagle
Helicopter
5 of 10Pick your answer!
What are "Civvies"?
Off-duty military clothes that normal civilians would wear
Civilians
Military gear
6 of 10Pick your answer!
What time is this: "twelve hundred Juliett"
Midnight western time
Noon our time
Noon eastern time
7 of 10Pick your answer!
How would you say "it's 10:00 am"?
One Zero Hundred Hours
Ten Hundred Hours
One Thousand Hours
8 of 10Pick your answer!
What is a phrase that is commonly used when a shooter on the range is so far off target?
"No shot, no fun"
"No impact, you stink"
"No impact, no idea"
9 of 10Pick your answer!
if something is 10 klicks away...what does that mean?
10 steps away
10 km away
10 minutes away
10 of 10Pick your answer!
What do you call the unnamed day on which a deployment operation commences or is to commence?
Take Off
Commencement Day
C-Day
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