Terrain FAQs:

Q: Is Terrain used as a general term in physical geography?

A: Yes, and referring to the lay of the land.

Q: Is Terrain vital in aviation?

A: Yes, and especially for low-flying routes and maneuvers and airport altitudes.

Q: Is Terrain militarily critical because it determines the ability of armed forces to take and hold areas?

A: Yes, and move troops and material into and through areas.

Q: Is Terrain basic to both defensive and offensive strategy?

A: Yes.

Q: Is Terrain important in determining weather patterns?

A: Yes.