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Measure Of Performance

Definition/Scope: (JP 3-0) A measure of performance is a criterion used to assess friendly actions that is tied to measuring task accomplishment. MOPs help answer questions such as, “Was the action taken?” or “Were the tasks completed to standard?” A MOP confirms or denies that a task has been properly performed. An MOP will usually be quantitative (numbers) versus a measure of effectiveness, MOE, which will normally be qualitative (statements or questions).

Used For:

Mission command WFF



Broader Terms:

critical thinking

Narrower Terms:

mission analysis

Related Terms:

combat assessment
Measure Of Effectiveness

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