Practice Exam

Element 2: Technician

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T4B07

1. What does the term "RIT" mean?

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T0A09

2. What should be done to all external ground rods or earth connections?

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T3C05

3. Which of the following effects might cause radio signals to be heard despite obstructions between the transmitting and receiving stations?

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T2A06

4. Which of the following is required when making on-the-air test transmissions?

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T3A11

5. Which part of the atmosphere enables the propagation of radio signals around the world?

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T1B01

6. What is the International Telecommunications Union (ITU)?

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T2B09

7. What is a "talk group" on a DMR digital repeater?

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T1E10

8. Which of the following is an example of remote control as defined in Part 97?

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T8C09

9. How might you obtain a list of active nodes that use VoIP?

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T5A14

10. In which type of circuit is voltage the same across all components?

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T1F09

11. What type of amateur station simultaneously retransmits the signal of another amateur station on a different channel or channels?

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T5C02

12. What is the basic unit of capacitance?

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T1C03

13. What types of international communications is an FCC-licensed amateur radio station permitted to make?

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T8A03

14. Which type of voice mode is most often used for long-distance (weak signal) contacts on the VHF and UHF bands?

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T5D03

15. What formula is used to calculate resistance in a circuit?

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T8D11

16. What is an ARQ transmission system?

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T7B06

17. Which of the following actions should you take if a neighbor tells you that your station's transmissions are interfering with their radio or TV reception?

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T0C09

18. How can you make sure your station stays in compliance with RF safety regulations?

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T1A07

19. What is the FCC Part 97 definition of a space station?

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T9B06

20. Which of the following connectors is most suitable for frequencies above 400 MHz?

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T9A03

21. Which of the following describes a simple dipole oriented parallel to the Earth's surface?

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T7A01

22. Which term describes the ability of a receiver to detect the presence of a signal?

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T8B11

23. Who may receive telemetry from a space station?

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T6C10

24. What is component 3 in figure T3?

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T7D05

25. What instrument is used to measure resistance?

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T5B01

26. How many milliamperes is 1.5 amperes?

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T7C05

27. Why do most solid-state amateur radio transmitters reduce output power as SWR increases?

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T0B06

28. What is the minimum safe distance from a power line to allow when installing an antenna?

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T6A08

29. What electrical component is used to connect or disconnect electrical circuits?

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T6D02

30. What is a relay?

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T3B11

31. What is the approximate velocity of a radio wave as it travels through free space?

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T4A07

32. How is a computer's sound card used when conducting digital communications?

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T1D04

33. Under what conditions is an amateur station authorized to transmit music using a phone emission?

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T6B04

34. Which of the following components can consist of three layers of semiconductor material?

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T2C09

35. Are amateur station control operators ever permitted to operate outside the frequency privileges of their license class?