Asked in Units of Measure, Military Terminology
What is meant in the military to say walk clicks to the right?
A click is a kilometer. So, if someone tells you a location is one click to you right, they are telling you it is 1000 meters to your right. ...
How is the use of jargon exclusionary?
People who speak to one another in 'jargon,' necessarily (and perhaps without thinking) DO exclude those outside their "circle of knowledge" from what it is they are speaking of, and/or what references they are making. All professions and skills, of EVERY TYPE, use jargon among the persons who have or practice the same skills. ...
Asked in Web Hosting
What are good sign up websites?
You can types these in google foopets- click the first or second one clubpenguin- click the first one stardoll- click the first one millsberry- click the first one runescape- click the first one neopets- click the first or second one Polyvore where you can design your own clothes- click the first one M&Ms- click the first one ...
Asked in Example Sentences, Grammar, Definitions
What is jargon and when it is used?
Jargon is another word for technical language. It is used either when one expert is talking to another expert and they can express themselves more precisely using technical language, or when an someone is trying to persuade and impress upon someone else that the person talking is an expert. If you are not an expert in the field in question there is no honest reason (apart from the mistaken belief that you actually are an expert) why anyone should speak to you...
What is the value of Singapore dollar for one US dollar?
Try bookmarking this site - it's awesome. http://www.xe.com/ucc/ You just need to enter the value of one currency and the name of the other currency and click GO !! ...
What is jargon?
Jargon is similar to slang - it is a specific set of words and phrases which are unique to a small group of people. Jargon is work-related slang. Most of the time, jargon evolves because the people in a certain job need to use certain words and terms which don't mean much to people not working in those areas or with those machines. However, sometimes you get "corporate jargon" in which large companies or offices deliberately create mottos or slogans which become...
What is the distance of one click when traveling and reading a map?
ONE "CLICK" IS EQUAL TO 1000 METERS ONE click is ONE Kilometre.
What is a correct rule for constructing military correspondence?
The correct rules for constructing military correspondence are no longer than one page memorandums, put the main point up front, write in the active voice, use short words, keep sentences short, avoid jargon, use personal pronouns, use one page for most correspondence, avoid sentences that begin with "It is", "There are", or "There is", use correct spelling, grammar and punctuation,Ê ...
Asked in Firearms, War and Military History
How long is one click on a sniper rifle.?
It will depend on the design of the scope, and the range at which you are shooting. The term click usually means a click of the scope setting knob, but it is also military slang for kilometer (1000 meters)- as is "How far is it to the new position? A short march- maybe 3-4 clicks."" ...
Asked in Militaria
What is the value of a Military Payment Certificate five cents series 692?
According to antiquemoney.com, a Series 692 Five Cent MPC (Military Payment Certificate) is worth from one to 5 dollars, depending on the condition. ...
Asked in British Armed Forces (UK Military)
Where could one sign up for the British Military?
For one to sign up for the British Military the first step is to locate the local army directory. To do such a task one needs to log on to the army website, and click the tab joining the army. After which it will ask for ones postal code, and then it will give one the nearest address and phone number for said location. ...
Asked in US Military
Militarily speaking 1 Click equals what distance?
One "Click" is not a measurement of distance; it is a rifle sight adjustment. By moving the trajectory or elevation adjustments of the rear sight of the M1 or M16, the sight picture is moved by one inch at twenty-five meters, right or left, up or down. One "Klick" is military shorthand for the distance of one kilometer. ...
Asked in SimCity
How do you make your military base grow on sim city 2000?
There is one way that you can do this: - Save your city - Open up SCURK (The Sim-City Urban Renewal Kit) - Load your saved city (When this loads up, you will see a variety of windows. Your city will be in the window in the back.) - Go to your military base in your city. - Click on "Object Group" in the menu bar - Scroll down to "Transportation and Military" (When this comes up, you will have options for subway, etc....