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What term will alert the FDC that the target location will be determined using observer's position?
When making definite range and deviation spotting, what adjustment determinations would the FO use to spot each round when it impacts?
IDK maybe binos
The FDC must have what information to process a polar fire request?
In a shift from a known point mission, the point or target from which the shift will be made is sent in the?
Which element of the call for fire would the observer indicate how he wants to attack the target?
method of engagement
Which type of call for fire does the observer not announce method of target location in the initial transmission?
The FO must send an "up" or "down" shift if the altitude at his location and the target altitude have a difference of ___________ meters or more.
When requesting indirect fires what directional measurement is preferred?
What area adjustment fire technique is used when firing danger close?
What method of fire and control would an FO use to request a specific time to attack a target?
time on target
How is direction expressed when locating a target?
Elapsed Time between impact and sound x ______ = distance is the equation for using the Flash-to-Bang method.
________________ is used to bring the round right or left of the known point to the target.
What is the first element of an initial call for fire?
Observer ID, WARNO
What is the OT factor of 3,600 meters?
In the event that indirect fire is requested within 600 meters from friendly troops, what must be announced?
What is the second transmission in an initial call for fire request?
What field expedient method can an observer use when he has no binoculars to determine the deviation?
When using successive bracketing the observer normally initiates the fire for effect phase when a ________ bracket is split.
In which element of a call for fire would the observer describe the target in enough detail that the FDC can determine the amount and type of ammunition to use?
What is the method of indirect fire adjustment which is most effective with an inexperienced observer?
When using the finger method to determine deviation, how many mils do five fingers (arm extended with fingers spread) generally measure?
What is one method by which to determine direction?
Estimating, Scaling from a map: grid azimuth, Compass, measuring from a reference point, other measuring devices
How is the range correction expressed when locating a target by shift from a known point?
ADD/DROP or Rounded to the nearest 100M
The point at which the observer wants the center of the rounds to impact the target is known as ______________.
Which element of a call for fire mission would you request ammunition by type?
method of engagment
The ______________ is a well-defined point near the center of the target area on which to adjust fire
What does the Warning Order consist of?
Type of mission, Method of target location
What elements does the FDC send in the message to observer after a call for fire?
"How the target will be attacked" Consists of Unit firing, number of rounds, target number, change to method of engagement if applicable
When massing fires, what two methods of control would the FO use?
At my Command, Time on Target
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