7 ways to survive USMC boot camp

By: Benjamin Saylor

There is a Gomer Pyle in every basic training platoon in the Marine Corps, but they usually get dropped out of the platoon. Boot camp consists of a lot of PT (physical training). your day begins with the voices of the drill instructors yelling at the top of there lungs. in a room called the barracks which holds the entire platoon including your bunks. if you want to pass basic training and earn the title Marine don't be Recruit Pyle! Here are seven ways you can make it out of boot camp alive.
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step #1

Learn to stand still! The reason you need to learn to stay still is because you will be in formation a lot and if you are moving around while you are under inspection you will be chewed out!