Practice Exam

Element 2: Technician (EXPIRED)

T1B04

1. Which amateur band are you using when your station is transmitting on 146.52 MHz?

T7D08

2. Which of the following types of solder is best for radio and electronic use?

T5A07

3. Which of the following is a good electrical conductor?

T2B02

4. What is the term used to describe the use of a sub-audible tone transmitted with normal voice audio to open the squelch of a receiver?

T2C06

5. Which of the following is common practice during net operations to get the immediate attention of the net control station when reporting an emergency?

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T7A02

6. What type of receiver is shown in Figure T6?

T2A08

7. What is the meaning of the procedural signal "CQ"?

T1E07

8. When the control operator is not the station licensee, who is responsible for the proper operation of the station?

T5B03

9. How many volts are equal to one kilovolt?

T9B04

10. What does an antenna tuner do?

T0C06

11. Which of the following is an acceptable method to determine that your station complies with FCC RF exposure regulations?

T6A09

12. What electrical component is used to protect other circuit components from current overloads?

T1D06

13. Which of the following types of transmissions are prohibited?

T7B11

14. What is a symptom of RF feedback in a transmitter or transceiver?

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T6C04

15. What is component 3 in figure T1?

T1C08

16. What is the normal term for an FCC-issued primary station/operator license grant?

T0B10

17. Which of the following is true concerning grounding conductors used for lightning protection?

T4A10

18. What is the source of a high-pitched whine that varies with engine speed in a mobile transceiver's receive audio?

T8D01

19. Which of the following is an example of a digital communications method?

T1A10

20. What is the FCC Part 97 definition of an amateur station?

T8A03

21. Which type of voice modulation is most often used for long-distance or weak signal contacts on the VHF and UHF bands?

T5D08

22. What is the current flowing through a 100-ohm resistor connected across 200 volts?

T6D08

23. Which of the following is used together with an inductor to make a tuned circuit?

T1F05

24. What method of call sign identification is required for a station transmitting phone signals?

T5C10

25. How much power is being used in a circuit when the applied voltage is 12 volts DC and the current is 2.5 amperes?

T9A10

26. In which direction is the radiation strongest from a half-wave dipole antenna in free space?

T3C04

27. Which of the following propagation types is most commonly associated with occasional strong over-the-horizon signals on the 10, 6, and 2 meter bands?

T8B04

28. Which amateur stations may make contact with an amateur station on the International Space Station using 2 meter and 70 cm band amateur radio frequencies?

T3B10

29. What frequency range is referred to as HF?

T3A03

30. What antenna polarization is normally used for long-distance weak-signal CW and SSB contacts using the VHF and UHF bands?

T8C07

31. What is the maximum power allowed when transmitting telecommand signals to radio controlled models?

T7C07

32. What happens to power lost in a feedline?

T0A02

33. How does current flowing through the body cause a health hazard?

T4B08

34. What is the advantage of having multiple receive bandwidth choices on a multimode transceiver?

T6B08

35. What does the abbreviation "FET" stand for?