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JLBC: Drill


JLBC: Drill

What is the space between elements in a formation from right to left called?

Interval

What is the space between elements in a formation from front to rear called?

Distance

How many counts are in the movements to face to the left, right, and rear?

Two counts

What is the command to execute a hand salute?

Present, Arms

How many inches is one standard step forward in a drill?

30 inches

How many inches is one step to the rear in a drill?

15 inches

How many inches is one half-step forward in a drill?

15 inches

JLBC Cadets, what should you do if you find that you are out of step while marching?

Execute a Change Step

Describe a Column formation.

In a column formation, elements aligned from front to rear, in files

Describe a line formation.

In a line formation, elements are aligned from right to left in ranks

What is the position of the squad leader when drilling as a separate unit?

Three steps in front of the squad and centered at the halt

Three steps to the left of the formation and centered when marching

What command is given to change the direction of march 45 degrees to the right?

Column Half-right, March

What command is given to change the direction of the march 180 degrees?

Rear, March

What command is given to change the direction of march 90 degrees to the left?

Column Left, March

What command is given to change the direction of the march to the right flank?

Right Flank, March

The management of halt can be provided on what foot?

As either foot strikes the ground

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