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Combat Archery Authorization Self-Test

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Question Results

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Question:

Which of the following does the Middle Kingdom require for labels on Combat Archery Ammunition?

Response:

a.    Group ammunition only needs the group and Kingdom on the label.

b.   Labels must include the archer's membership number.

c.    Labels must have the archer's local group and kingdom.

d.   If a group name is used on the label, there must also be an individual point of contact.

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Question:

What should a combat archer do with their bow/crossbow during a hold? Can a crossbow remain cocked?

Response:

a. Lower the bow/crossbow so that the ammunition is pointing at the ground; yes.

b. Remove the ammunition and set the bow/crossbow on the ground; no.

c. Remove the ammunition and hold the bow/crossbow in a safe position; yes.

d. Remove the ammunition and hold the bow/crossbow in a safe position; no.

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Question:

When are armored combatants engaged with a combat archer?

Response:

a. At all times when they are on the field with a combat archer. 

b. Only when they are in range of the archer.

c. Only when they are facing the archer. 

d. Both b and c.

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Question:

How are heavy bows/crossbows identified? Can you shoot fiberglass-shafted ammunition out of a heavy bow/crossbow?

Response:

a. Red markings on both limbs of the bow/crossbow: Yes.

b. Red marking on both limbs of the bow/crossbow; No.

c. Red markings on one limb of the bow/crossbow; Yes

d. c. Red markings on one limb of the bow/crossbow; No.

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Question:

Can CA arrows and crossbow bolts be blocked?

Response:

a. Yes, but only by shields (and pavises). 

b. Yes, but only by armored combat weapons. 

c. Yes, by both shields (and pavises) and armored combat weapons.

d. No.

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Question:

Fiberglass shaft ammunition in the Middle Kingdom must have what kind of head? It must have what kind of APD (Anti-Penetration Device)?

Response:

a. Any style of Baldar Blunt; Cil-O-Flex tubing APD

b. Any style of Baldar Blunt; Baldar Asgard APD.

c. Baldar Fathead Blunt; Sil-O-Flex tubing APD.

d. Baldar Fathead Blunt; Baldar Asgard APD.

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Question:

If a Combat Archer has a pavise, when can he draw/cock or fire his bow/crossbow?

Response:

a. Only after the pavise has been set down.

b. Any time.

c. While he is carrying the pavise on a shoulder strap.

d. Never, because a combat archer cannot carry a pavise.

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Question:

Which of the following does the Middle Kingdom require for labels on Combat Archery Ammunition?

Response:

a.    The label must be completely covered with clear tape.

b.   Labels must have the archer's name and Kingdom.

c.    All required information must be printed (not hand written) in English in a legible font.

d.   All of the above.

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Question:

Once “HOLD” has been called, when can an archer nock an arrow or put a bolt in their crossbow?

Response:

a. Any time, as long as the ammunition is pointing at the ground.

b. As soon as “on your guard” or “make ready” (or equivalent) has been called.

c. Not until “lay on” has been called.

d. Doesn’t matter.

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Question:

What are the minimum hand and wrist armor requirements for Combat Archers? (and siege engineers, and fighters using thrown weapons)

Response:

a. Full gauntlets

b. Half gauntlets

c. Leather gloves

d. Street hockey gloves

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Question:

Before picking up or drawing a backup weapon in the Middle Kingdom, what must a Combat Archer use do with his bow or crossbow?

Response:

a. Nothing, except to make sure that a crossbow is not cocked. A combat archer may hold his bow/crossbow while using a backup weapon.

b. Both bows and crossbows must be laid aside, but they can remain in the combat area.

c. Both bows and crossbows must be placed outside the combat area or handed to another person.

d. Bows must be laid aside in any safe location. Crossbows must be placed outside the combat area or handed to another person.

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Question:

What are the valid target areas for Combat Archery arrows and bolts? How hard do they need to hit?

Response:

a. All target areas; same amount of force as an effective blow from a hand-held weapon.

b. All target areas; less force than an effective blow from a hand-held weapon.

c. Same target areas as thrusting tips; same amount of force as an effective blow from a hand-held weapon.

d. Same target areas as thrusting tips; less force than an effective blow from a hand-held weapon.