Practice Exam

Element 3: General

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G4D01

1. What is the purpose of a speech processor as used in a modern transceiver?

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G2E03

2. What symptoms may result from other signals interfering with a PACTOR or WINMOR transmission?

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G4B15

3. What type of transmitter performance does a two-tone test analyze?

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G8B06

4. What is the total bandwidth of an FM phone transmission having 5 kHz deviation and 3 kHz modulating frequency?

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G6B04

5. What is meant by the term ROM?

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G1C07

6. What is the maximum symbol rate permitted for RTTY or data emission transmission on the 20-meter band?

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G6A04

7. When is it acceptable to recharge a carbon-zinc primary cell?

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G1A14

8. In what ITU region is operation in the 7.175 to 7.300 MHz band permitted for a control operator holding an FCC issued General Class license?

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G2C08

9. What prosign is sent to indicate the end of a formal message when using CW?

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G1D03

10. On which of the following band segments may you operate if you are a Technician Class operator and have a CSCE for General Class privileges?

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G9B07

11. How does the feed point impedance of a 1/2 wave dipole antenna change as the antenna is lowered below 1/4 wave above ground?

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G3B03

12. Which of the following applies when selecting a frequency for lowest attenuation when transmitting on HF?

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G7C09

13. Which of the following is needed for a Digital Signal Processor IF filter?

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G1B11

14. How does the FCC require an amateur station to be operated in all respects not specifically covered by the Part 97 rules?

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G2A02

15. Which of the following modes is most commonly used for voice communications on the 160-meter, 75-meter, and 40-meter bands?

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G4E06

16. What is one disadvantage of using a shortened mobile antenna as opposed to a full size antenna?

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G7A06

17. What portion of the AC cycle is converted to DC by a full-wave rectifier?

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G9A09

18. What standing wave ratio will result when connecting a 50 ohm feed line to a non-reactive load having 200 ohm impedance?

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G2D02

19. Which of the following are objectives of the Amateur Auxiliary?

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G0A08

20. Which of the following steps must an amateur operator take to ensure compliance with RF safety regulations when transmitter power exceeds levels specified in FCC Part 97.13?

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G9C17

21. Approximately how long is each leg of a symmetrical delta-loop antenna?

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G4A09

22. Why is a time delay sometimes included in a transmitter keying circuit?

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G7B14

23. Which of the following describes a linear amplifier?

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G1E02

24. When may a 10-meter repeater retransmit the 2-meter signal from a station having a Technician Class control operator?

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G8C05

25. In the PACTOR protocol, what is meant by an NAK response to a transmitted packet?

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G5B12

26. What would be the RMS voltage across a 50 ohm dummy load dissipating 1200 watts?

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G2B05

27. What is the customary minimum frequency separation between SSB signals under normal conditions?

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G5A01

28. What is impedance?

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G3C09

29. What type of radio wave propagation allows a signal to be detected at a distance too far for ground wave propagation but too near for normal sky-wave propagation?

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G9D08

30. Why is a Beverage antenna not used for transmitting?

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G4C12

31. Which of the following is an advantage of a receiver DSP IF filter as compared to an analog filter?

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G5C14

32. Which of the following components should be added to an inductor to increase the inductance?

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G8A05

33. What type of modulation varies the instantaneous power level of the RF signal?

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G3A07

34. At what point in the solar cycle does the 20-meter band usually support worldwide propagation during daylight hours?

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G0B03

35. Which size of fuse or circuit breaker would be appropriate to use with a circuit that uses AWG number 14 wiring?