You have just finished reading the instructional material for Lesson 2. This lesson covered how to
describe the concept of rear operations. It is now time to check your comprehension of the lesson.
This is done by completing the practice exercise below. All of the questions are multiple-choice with
one correct answer or best choice. Try to answer all of the questions without referring to the lesson
When you have completed all the questions, turn the page and check your answers against the correct
responses. Each correct response is referenced to a specific portion of the lesson material. Review
any questions you have missed or do not understand. When you have completed your review,
continue to the next lesson.
1. The rear area of the corps extends from its forward deployed division rear boundaries to the rear
boundary of what?
2. Rear operations is the responsibility of whom?
Brigade and division.
Brigade, division, and corps.
Theater Army only.
Brigade, division, corps, and theater Army.
3. Who will ensure that battle planning includes consideration for the deep, close-in and rear
Defense operations center (BDOC).
Cluster operation center (BCOC).
Command operations staff (G3 DCSOP).
Operational maneuver group (OMG).
4. Who staffs and equips the base defense operations center (BDOC)?
Host and tenant of the base.