PRACTICE EXERCISE 1
The following items will test your grasp of the material covered in this lesson. There is only one
correct answer for each item. When you complete the exercise, check your answer with the
answer key that follows. If you answer any item incorrectly, study again that part of the lesson,
which contains the portion, involved.
1. Insects can transmit diseases to soldiers. What is one disease that mosquitoes can transmit?
2. What is one disease that flies can transmit?
3. Water must be sterilized in the field. When treated water is unavailable, what must soldiers
use to disinfect water?
4. To keep a field kitchen and bivouac area from breeding pests, soldiers must promptly dispose
of large amounts of:
Hand dishwashing compound