EXERCISES, LESSON 1
INSTRUCTIONS: The following exercises are to be answered by marking the
lettered response that best answers the question or by completing the incomplete
statement or by writing the answer in the space provided.
After you have completed all the exercises, turn to "Solutions to Exercises" at the
end of the lesson and check your answers.
The primary reason the Army medical supply system responds so well as a
separate supply system is because:
a. Medical supply people are aware of the lifesaving needs of professional
b. Many medical items require specialized handling for their transportation and
Users of medical commodities are limited to medically trained personnel.
d. Medical items are limited in use to medical treatment.
An effective supply system must:
a. Be economical.
b. Be interrelated and integrated at all levels.
Provide necessary items when and where needed.
d. All of the above.
The US Army medical supply system strives to maintain better than a ______
percent fill of initial demands placed on it in the time frame specified by the customer.