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Assignment 1 Quiz

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

T1A01 Which of the following is a purpose of the Amateur Radio Service as stated in the FCC rules and regulations?
a.
Providing personal radio communications for as many citizens as possible
c.
Advancing skills in the technical and communication phases of the radio art
b.
Providing communications for international non-profit organizations
d.
All of these choices are correct
 

 2. 

T1A02 Which agency regulates and enforces the rules for the Amateur Radio Service in the United States?
a.
FEMA
c.
The FCC
b.
The ITU
d.
Homeland Security
 

 3. 

T1A05 Which of the following is a purpose of the Amateur Radio Service rules and regulations as defined by the FCC?
a.
Enhancing international goodwill
c.
Training of operators in military radio operating procedures
b.
Providing inexpensive communication for local emergency organizations
d.
All of these choices are correct
 

 4. 

T1A10 What is the FCC Part 97 definition of an amateur station?
a.
A station in the Amateur Radio Service consisting of the apparatus necessary for carrying on radio communications
c.
Any radio station operated by a non-professional
b.
A building where Amateur Radio receivers, transmitters, and RF power amplifiers are installed
d.
Any radio station for hobby use
 

 5. 

T1A12 Which of the following is a permissible use of the Amateur Radio Service?
a.
Broadcasting music and videos to friends
c.
Providing low-cost communications for start-up businesses
b.
Providing a way for amateur radio operators to earn additional income by using their stations to pass messages
d.
Allowing a person to conduct radio experiments and to communicate with other licensed hams around the world
 

 6. 

T1B01 What is the ITU?
a.
An agency of the United States Department of Telecommunications Management
c.
An independent frequency coordination agency
b.
A United Nations agency for information and communication technology issues
d.
A department of the FCC
 

 7. 

T1B02 Why are the frequency assignments for some U.S. Territories different from those in the 50 U.S. States?
a.
Some U. S. Territories are located in ITU regions other than region 2
c.
Territorial frequency allocations must also include those of adjacent countries
b.
Territorial governments are allowed to select their own frequency allocations
d.
Any territory that was in existence before the ratification of the Communications Act of 1934 is exempt from FCC frequency regulations
 

 8. 

T1B12 Why are frequency assignments for U.S. stations operating maritime mobile not the same everywhere in the world?
a.
Amateur maritime mobile stations in international waters must conform to the frequency assignments of the country nearest to their vessel
c.
Frequency assignments are determined by the captain of the vessel
b.
Amateur frequency assignments can vary among the three ITU regions
d.
Amateur frequency assignments are different in each of the 90 ITU zones
 

 9. 

T1C01 Which type of call sign has a single letter in both its prefix and suffix?
a.
Vanity
c.
Special event
b.
Sequential
d.
In-memoriam
 

 10. 

T1C02 Which of the following is a valid US amateur radio station call sign?
a.
KMA3505
c.
KDKA
b.
W3ABC
d.
11Q1176
 

 11. 

T1C03 What types of international communications are permitted by an FCC-licensed amateur station?
a.
Communications incidental to the purposes of the amateur service and remarks of a personal character
c.
Only communications incidental to contest exchanges, all other communications are prohibited
b.
Communications incidental to conducting business or remarks of a personal nature
d.
Any communications that would be permitted by an international broadcast station
 

 12. 

T1C04 When are you allowed to operate your amateur station in a foreign country?
a.
When the foreign country authorizes it
c.
When authorization permits amateur communications in a foreign language
b.
When there is a mutual agreement allowing third party communications
d.
When you are communicating with non-licensed individuals in another country
 

 13. 

T1C05 Which of the following is a vanity call sign which a technician class amateur operator might select if available?
a.
K1XXX
c.
W1XX
b.
KA1X
d.
All of these choices are correct
 

 14. 

T1C06 From which of the following locations may an FCC-licensed amateur station transmit, in addition to places where the FCC regulates communications?
a.
From within any country that belongs to the International Telecommunications Union
c.
From anywhere within in ITU Regions 2 and 3
b.
From within any country that is a member of the United Nations
d.
From any vessel or craft located in international waters and documented or registered in the United States
 

 15. 

T1C08 What is the normal term for an FCC-issued primary station/operator amateur radio license grant?
a.
Five years
c.
Ten years
b.
Life
d.
Twenty years
 

 16. 

T1C09 What is the grace period following the expiration of an amateur license within which the license may be renewed?
a.
Two years
c.
Five years
b.
Three years
d.
Ten years
 



 
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