ARRL T2 questions valid until June 2014.txt

  1. What is the most common repeater frequency offset in the 2 meter band?



    C.
  2. What is the national calling frequency for FM simplex operations in the 70 cm band?



    A.
  3. What is a common repeater frequency offset in the 70 cm band?



    B.
  4. What is an appropriate way to call another station on a repeater if you know the other station's call sign?



    D.
  5. What should you transmit when responding to a call of CQ?



    D.
  6. What must an amateur operator do when making on-air transmissions to test equipment or antennas?



    D.
  7. Which of the following is true when making a test transmission?



    B.
  8. What is the meaning of the procedural signal "CQ"?



    D.
  9. What brief statement is often used in place of "CQ" to indicate that you are listening on a repeater?



    C.
  10. What is a band plan, beyond the privileges established by the FCC?



    D. A plan devised by a club to use a frequency band during a contest
    A.
  11. What are the FCC rules regarding power levels used in the amateur bands?



    D.
  12. What is the term used to describe an amateur station that is transmitting and receiving on the same frequency?



    A.
  13. 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?



    D.
  14. Which of the following describes the muting of receiver audio controlled solely by the presence or absence of an RF signal?



    C.
  15. Which of the following common problems might cause you to be able to hear but not access a repeater even when transmitting with the proper offset?



    D.
  16. What determines the amount of deviation of an FM signal?



    D. The relative phase of the modulating signal and the carrier
    C.
  17. What happens when the deviation of an FM transmitter is increased?



    D.
  18. What should you do if you receive a report that your station’s transmissions are causing splatter or interference on nearby frequencies?



    B.
  19. What is the proper course of action if your station’s transmission unintentionally interferes with another station?
    A. Rotate your antenna slightly
    B. Properly identify your transmission and move to a different frequency
    C. Increase power
    D. Change antenna polarization
    B
  20. Which of the following methods is encouraged by the FCC when identifying your station when using phone?



    D.
  21. What is the "Q" signal used to indicate that you are receiving interference from other stations?



    C.
  22. What is the "Q" signal used to indicate that you are changing frequency?
    A. QRU
    B. QSY
    C. QSL
    D. QR
  23. What set of rules applies to proper operation of your station when using amateur radio at the request of public service officials?



    C.
  24. What do RACES and ARES have in common?



    D.
  25. What is the Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service?



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



    D. Play a pre-recorded emergency alert tone followed by your call sign
    A.
  27. What should you do to minimize disruptions to an emergency traffic net once you have checked in?



    D.
  28. What is usually considered to be the most important job of an amateur operator when handling emergency traffic messages?
    A. Passing messages exactly as written, spoken or as received . Estimating the number of people affected by the disaster
    C. Communicating messages to the news media for broadcast outside the disaster area
    D. Broadcasting emergency information to the general public
    A
  29. When may an amateur station use any means of radio communications at its disposal for essential communications in connection with immediate safety of human life and protection of property?



    D.
  30. What is the preamble in a formal traffic message?



    B.
  31. What is meant by the term "check" in reference to a formal traffic message?



    A.
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