Are you smart enough to be a US Marine?

1

How does salt help to melt ice on the roads?

  • It heats up and burns through the ice.
  • It chemically destroys the water molecules.
  • It lowers the temperature at which water freezes.
  • The taste attracts animals, raising the air temperature around the road.
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2

"Legible" most nearly means:

  • Available
  • Moveable
  • Malleable
  • Readable
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3

1 in 9 people in a town of 810 vote for A. Everyone else votes for B. How many vote for B?

  • 10
  • 90
  • 720
  • 910
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4

The circuit shown contains a battery and 2 light bulbs. If one bulb burns out, the other will...

  • No longer burn
  • Continue to burn
  • Flicker on and off
  • Burn more brightly
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5

Shock absorbers on a car connect the axle to the...

  • Wheel
  • Chassis
  • Drive shaft
  • Exhaust pipe
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6

Where does combustion take place?

  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
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7

Gregarious most nearly means:

  • Sociable.
  • Shy.
  • Angry.
  • Introverted.
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8

Which handsaw should be used to make a rough cut with the grain in a thick board?

  • Ripsaw
  • Backsaw
  • Coping saw
  • Crosscut saw
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9

Why does the intake valve open on this pump when the piston goes down?

  • Air pressure at X is less than air pressure at Y
  • Air pressure at Z is less than air pressure at X
  • Air pressure at X is greater than air pressure at Y
  • Air pressure at Y is greater than air pressure at Z
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10

Air is less dense than water because

  • It is lighter
  • Its molecules are further apart
  • Its molecules are closer together
  • It moves more quickly and easily
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11

The volume of the brick is:

  • 15
  • 36
  • 44
  • 96
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12

Which of the following is measured using a ohmmeter?

  • Voltage
  • Resistance
  • Inductance
  • Capacitance
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13

Extending the reach of this crane will shift its:

  • Total weight.
  • Allowable speed.
  • Center of gravity.
  • Center of buoyancy.
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14

In which direction does friction act on this skier?

  • A.
  • B.
  • C.
  • D.
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15

Incipient most nearly means...

  • Powerless
  • Ignorant
  • Beginning
  • Out of place
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16

A triangle's base measures 12cm and its height is also 12cm. What is its area?

  • 24cm squared
  • 48cm squared
  • 72cm squared
  • 144cm squared
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17

The clamp shown is called a...

  • Bar clamp.
  • Web clamp.
  • Spring clamp.
  • Parallel clamp.
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 Correct!

 Incorrect!

How does salt help to melt ice on the roads?

It lowers the temperature at which water freezes.

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Next  

 Correct!

 Incorrect!

"Legible" most nearly means:

Readable

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 Correct!

 Incorrect!

1 in 9 people in a town of 810 vote for A. Everyone else votes for B. How many vote for B?

720

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Next  

 Correct!

 Incorrect!

The circuit shown contains a battery and 2 light bulbs. If one bulb burns out, the other will...

No longer burn

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Next  

 Correct!

 Incorrect!

Shock absorbers on a car connect the axle to the...

Chassis

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Next  

 Correct!

 Incorrect!

Where does combustion take place?

6

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 Correct!

 Incorrect!

Gregarious most nearly means:

Sociable.

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 Correct!

 Incorrect!

Which handsaw should be used to make a rough cut with the grain in a thick board?

Ripsaw

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Next  

 Correct!

 Incorrect!

Why does the intake valve open on this pump when the piston goes down?

Air pressure at X is greater than air pressure at Y

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 Correct!

 Incorrect!

Air is less dense than water because

Its molecules are further apart

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Next  

 Correct!

 Incorrect!

The volume of the brick is:

96

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Next  

 Correct!

 Incorrect!

Which of the following is measured using a ohmmeter?

Resistance

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Next  

 Correct!

 Incorrect!

Extending the reach of this crane will shift its:

Center of gravity.

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Next  

 Correct!

 Incorrect!

In which direction does friction act on this skier?

D.

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 Correct!

 Incorrect!

Incipient most nearly means...

Beginning

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 Correct!

 Incorrect!

A triangle's base measures 12cm and its height is also 12cm. What is its area?

72cm squared

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 Correct!

 Incorrect!

The clamp shown is called a...

Parallel clamp.

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