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What is the ultimate objective of biological operations?
kill the enemy
reduce the enemy's ability to wage war
destroy the enemy's crops
create uncontrollable epidemics
What is the first step in preparing a sound biological defense?
Improve biological agent detection techniques
Conduct mass immunization programs
Understand the nature of the threat
Destroy the enemy's biological agent stock piles
Why are most biological attacks expected at night?
Ultraviolet radiation (sunlight) is lethal to most biological
Most personnel will be in the least protection.
The attack can be hidden by the darkness.
The optimum humidity can best be achieved then.
What is the most effective wind speed (knots) for effective target
coverage with a biological agent aerosol involving downwind travel?
2 to 4
4 to 8
8 to 18
19 to 25