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Common Military Acroymns

So you (or your loved one) joined the military. It all seems great, if you could just understand what the heck they are talking about! Who knew that in the military TACO isn’t a food and WILCO isn’t a band? Acronyms are common in the military, so it’s a great idea to memorize some of these comm...
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Marine Corps Rank

There are three levels of Marine Corps ranks: Junior Enlisted, Non-Commissioned Officers, and Staff Non-Commissioned Officers. These levels are further subdivided as follows: Junior Enlisted Private (E-1) After graduating basic training, new recruits are awarded the title of Private. Most hold ...
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Understanding Army ASVAB Composite Scores

After taking the ASVAB, you may wonder what grade or percentage you received. But unlike the more traditional tests you encounter in school, ASVAB scoring is not as black-and-white as “I got an 87%!” or “I got an A!” Here’s what you need to know: The ASVAB is broken down into nine sections. They...
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All About the ASVAB

The ASVAB stands for Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery The test is one method to determine eligibility for service in the United States Military The ASVAB is made up of the following sections: Word Knowledge, Arithmetic Reasoning, General Science, Mathematics Knowledge, Mechanical Com...
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Whoever Said The Pen Is Mightier Than the Sword....

You’ve probably heard the old expression “The pen is mightier than the sword.” In short, this means that words are a more effective form of communication than weapons and violence. And while we agree that talking problems out is preferable to physical combat, we had to laugh at this quote from 5 ...
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