Which of the following statements is/are true?
a. If you drink enough water to keep from being thirsty, you are drinking all
the water your body needs.
b. When in a hot climate, you should take one or two salt tablets with each
A military leader should never order his troops to drink water.
d. Soldiers should drink water in small amounts throughout the work period
rather than drinking a large amount of water one time.
e. All of the above are true.
Which of the following is more likely to suffer a heat injury in a country that has
very hot weather?
a. A soldier who has been in the country for several weeks.
b. A soldier who has just arrived in the country.
Two soldiers have been in a country with a hot climate for the same amount of
time. One has suffered heat injuries; the other has not. Which is more likely to
suffer a heat injury?
a. The soldier who has suffered previous heat injuries.
b. The soldier who has not suffered previous heat injuries.
Which of the following is more likely to suffer heat injury?
a. A soldier in full protective (IPE) gear.
b. A soldier in normal combat clothing.