Practice Exam  - Element 2:  "TECHNICIAN  CLASS"

Expires June 30, 2014

   T1A03 - 3
   1. Which part of the FCC rules contains the rules and regulations governing the Amateur Radio Service?


   T1B05 - 2
   2. Which 70 cm frequency is authorized to a Technician Class license holder operating in ITU Region 2?


   T1C06 - 3
    3. From which of the following may an FCC-licensed amateur station transmit, in addition to places where the FCC regulates communications?


   T1D08 - 1
   4. When may the control operator of an amateur station receive compensation for operating the station?


   T1E10 - 1
   5. What type of control is used when the control operator is not at the station location but can indirectly manipulate the operating adjustments of a station?


   T1F09 - 2
   6. What type of amateur station simultaneously retransmits the signal of another amateur station on a different channel or channels?


   T2A03 - 0
   7. What is a common repeater frequency offset in the 70 cm band?

   T2B04 - 3
   8. Which of the following common problems might cause you to be able to hear but not access a repeater even when transmitting with the proper offset?

   T2C01 - 2
   9. What set of rules applies to proper operation of your station when using amateur radio at the request of public service officials?

   T3A01 - 3
   10. What should you do if another operator reports that your station’s 2 meter signals were strong just a moment ago, but now they are weak or distorted?

   T3B04 - 0
    11. How fast does a radio wave travel through free space?

   T3C03 - 1
   12. What is a characteristic of VHF signals received via auroral reflection?

   T4A09 - 3
   13. Which would you use to reduce RF current flowing on the shield of an audio cable?

   T4B03 - 3
   14. What is the purpose of the squelch control on a transceiver?

   T5A05 - 0
   15. What is the electrical term for the electromotive force (EMF) that causes electron flow?

   T5B08 - 1
   16. How many microfarads are 1,000,000 picofarads?

   T5C02 - 0
   17. What is the basic unit of capacitance?

   T5D09 - 2
   18. What is the current flowing through a 24-ohm resistor connected across 240 volts?

   T6A06 - 2
   19. What type of electrical component stores energy in a magnetic field?

   T6B09 - 2
   20. What are the names of the two electrodes of a diode?

   T6C05 - 2
   21. What is component 4 in figure T1?

   T6D01 - 1
   22. Which of the following devices or circuits changes an alternating current into a varying direct current signal?

   T7A01 - 2
   23. What is the function of a product detector?

   T7B11 - 2
   24. What is a symptom of RF feedback in a transmitter or transceiver?

   T7C07 - 2
   25. What happens to power lost in a feedline?

   T7D10 - 1
   26. What is probably happening when an ohmmeter, connected across a circuit, initially indicates a low resistance and then shows increasing resistance with time?

   T8A11 - 1
   27. What is the approximate maximum bandwidth required to transmit a CW signal?

   T8B02 - 1
   28. How much transmitter power should be used on the uplink frequency of an amateur satellite or space station?

   T8C01 - 2
   29. Which of the following methods is used to locate sources of noise interference or jamming?

   T8D02 - 0
   30. What does the term APRS mean?

   T9A06 - 2
   31. What type of antennas are the quad, Yagi, and dish?

   T9B07 - 2
   32. Which of the following is true of PL-259 type coax connectors?

   T0A12 - 3
   33. What kind of hazard might exist in a power supply when it is turned off and disconnected?

   T0B06 - 3
   34. What is the minimum safe distance from a power line to allow when installing an antenna?

   T0C11 - 2
   35. What is meant by 'duty cycle' when referring to RF exposure?