Quiz: Only A True American Can Get 10/15 On This Coast Guards Test

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How much do you really know about the Coast Guard?

See if you know as much about the Coast Guard as you ought to by answering these questions about them.

 Sep 09, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

How many weeks do enlisted Coast Guard personnel spend training at Cape May?

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When was the Coast Guard first established (as part of the Treasury Department)?

3 of 15Pick your answer!

What was the original name for the Coast Guard when it was first established?
Revenue Cutter Service
U.S. Marine Service
Coast Watch

4 of 15Pick your answer!

A Hash mark is the service stripe worn on uniform of enlisted personnel. How many years of service does a Hash Mark represent?

5 of 15Pick your answer!

Which of the following was the first Coast Guard NOT trying to target?

6 of 15Pick your answer!

Which disaster led to the establishment of the International Ice Patrol?
Eruption of Vesuvius
World War 2
Titanic sinking

7 of 15Pick your answer!

The Coast Guard is responsible for enforcing U.S. law in U.S. waters. True or false?

8 of 15Pick your answer!

Name the dog who served in the Coast Guard.

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A Coast Guardsman named Douglas Albert Munro won the Medal of Honor. True or false?

10 of 15Pick your answer!

In what state is the Coast Guard Academy located?

11 of 15Pick your answer!

What are battle streamers?
a type of pant
achievement decorations
a gun used in battle

12 of 15Pick your answer!

If a vessel is over 65 feet long it is called a....
big vessel

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What year were the first uniformed women allowed to serve?

14 of 15Pick your answer!

True or False: Half of the people who try out to be rescue swimmers fail

15 of 15Pick your answer!

What does the Coast Guard motto "Semper Paratus" mean?
the ocean
always ready
let's fight
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