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AMATEUR RADIO CLASS "B" EXAMINATION

ELEMENT VII
PREPARED BY: HOMER M. ALBUFERA, 4F1KYW

1. If the power radiated is 1,250 watts, what is the antenna resistance if the antenna
current is 5 amperes?

A. 250 ohms
B. 25 ohms
C. 5 ohms
D. 1 ohm

2. What is the term used to denote a microwave signal following the curvature of the
earth in its propagation?

A. refraction
B. directing
C. diffraction
D. reflection

3. The frequency band most usable for skywave propagation is,

A. MF
B. HF
C. VHF
D. UHF

4. Identical or matched impedance of transmission line and antenna will result in,

A. infinite
B. unity
C. zero
D. very large SWR

5. A radio wave 10 meter long has a frequency equal to approximately,

A. 30 MHz
B. 20 MHz
C. 50 MHz
D. 60 MHz

6. Frequency modulated by voice is represented by the symbol

A. A3
B. F5C
C. F3
D. F8

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AMATEUR RADIO CLASS "B" EXAMINATION
ELEMENT VII
PREPARED BY: HOMER M. ALBUFERA, 4F1KYW

7. Property of receiver to discriminate against desired and undesired signal,

A. sensitivity
B. quality of circuit
C. Q of the coil
D. selectivity

8. A device used in SSB operation that suppresses the carrier of an SSB transmitter,

A. reactance modulator
B. product detector
C. balanced modulator
D. limiting amplifier

9. What is the length of the fourth harmonic of a 2 meter long radio signal?

A. 0.25 meter
B. 0.50 meter
C. 1 meter
D. 2 meter

10. What is the equivalent of "The name of any station" in the Q code?

A. QRA
B. QRP
C. QSP
D. QRL

11. What is the equivalent of "Who is calling me" in the Q code?

A. QRZ
B. QSP
C. QRN
D. QRL

12. What is the equivalent of "I am troubled by static" in the Q code?

A. QRN
B. QRL
C. QRZ
D. QRA

13. What is the equivalent of "Will you relay my message" in the Q code

A. QSP
B. QRL
C. QRN
D. QRZ
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AMATEUR RADIO CLASS "B" EXAMINATION
ELEMENT VII
PREPARED BY: HOMER M. ALBUFERA, 4F1KYW

14. What is the Q code for "conversation, talk"

A. QSO
B. QSP
C. QRL
D. QSL

15. What is the Q code for "Signal Strength Varies"

A. QSO
B. QSB
C. QSL
D. QRL

16. What is the Q code for "Ham operator"

A. YL
B. OM
C. OS
D. OP

17. What is the Q code for "Understood"

A. QSL
B. QRL
C. QRX
D. QRA

18. The use of two breaks in joining an on-going conversation indicates,

A. desire to join the conversation


B. there is an urgency or priority traffic
C. there is extreme emergency
D. somebody very important is joining the conversation

19. The calling frequency in the 40 meter band in the Philippines is

A. 7.000 MHz
B. 7.000 KHz
C. 7.045 MHz
D. 7.045 KHz

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AMATEUR RADIO CLASS "B" EXAMINATION
ELEMENT VII
PREPARED BY: HOMER M. ALBUFERA, 4F1KYW

20. The simultaneous transmission of sound and picture as in amateur television maybe
allowed by NTC on all frequencies,

A. above 20 MHz
B. above 30 MHz
C. above 40 MHz
D. above 60 MHz

21. The frequency shift in radioteletype transmission shall not exceed,

A. 3 KHz
B. 850 Hz
C. 85 KHz
D. 80 Hz

22. Maximum power that can be authorized for Class B amateurs on SSB suppressed
carrier is,

A. 2 KW PEP
B. 1 KW PEP
C. 500 W PEP
D. 200 W PEP

23. Maximum power that can be authorized for Class B using VHF transceivers,

A. 100 watts
B. 200 watts
C. 500 watts
D. state of the art power output

24. When it is 11:00 PM in the Philippines, it is equivalent to,

A. 0200 UTC
B. 1100 UTC
C. 1500 UTC
D. 1200 UTC

25. Single-side band modulation is classified under

A. AM
B. PM
C. PCM
D. DM

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AMATEUR RADIO CLASS "B" EXAMINATION
ELEMENT VII
PREPARED BY: HOMER M. ALBUFERA, 4F1KYW

ANSWER KEY
1. 5 ohms
2. directing
3. HF
4. unity
5. 30 MHz
6. F3
7. selectivity
8. balanced modulator
9. 0.50 meter
10. QRA
11. QRZ
12. QRN
13. QSP
14. QSO
15. QSB
16. OM
17. QSL
18. there is an urgency or priority traffic
19. 7.045 MHz
20. above 60 MHz
21. 850 Hz
22. 1 KW PEP
23. state of the art power output
24. 1500 UTC
25. AM

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