Technician Class License Exam Questions

Subelement T1

FCC Rules, descriptions and definitions for the Amateur Radio Service, operator and station license responsibilities

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Group T1A Amateur Radio Service: purpose and permissible use of the Amateur Radio Service; operator/primary station license grant; where FCC rules are codified; basis and purpose of FCC rules; meanings of basic terms used in FCC rules; interference; spectrum management
T1A01 [97.1] Which of the following is a purpose of the Amateur Radio Service as stated in the FCC rules and regulations?
T1A02 [97.1] Which agency regulates and enforces the rules for the Amateur Radio Service in the United States?
T1A03 Which part of the FCC regulations contains the rules governing the Amateur Radio Service?
T1A04 [97.3(a)(23)] Which of the following meets the FCC definition of harmful interference?
T1A05 [97.1 (e)] Which of the following is a purpose of the Amateur Radio Service rules and regulations as defined by the FCC?
T1A06 [97.101 (d), 97.303 (o)(2)] Which of the following services are protected from interference by amateur signals under all circumstances?
T1A07 [97.3(a)(46)] What is the FCC Part 97 definition of telemetry?
T1A08 [97.3(a)(22)] Which of the following entities recommends transmit/receive channels and other parameters for auxiliary and repeater stations?
T1A09 [97.3(a)(22)] Who selects a Frequency Coordinator?
T1A10 [97.3(a)(5)] What is the FCC Part 97 definition of an amateur station?
T1A11 [97.101 (d)] When is willful interference to other amateur radio stations permitted?
T1A12 Which of the following is a permissible use of the Amateur Radio Service?
T1A13 [97.3(a)(45)] What is the FCC Part 97 definition of telecommand?
T1A14 [97.303(d)] What must you do if you are operating on the 23 cm band and learn that you are interfering with a radiolocation station outside the United States?
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Group T1B Authorized frequencies: frequency allocations; ITU regions; emission modes; restricted sub-bands; spectrum sharing; transmissions near band edges
T1B01 What is the ITU?
T1B02 [97.301] Why are the frequency assignments for some U.S. Territories different from those in the 50 U.S. States?
T1B03 [97.301(a)] Which frequency is within the 6 meter band?
T1B04 [97.301(a)] Which amateur band are you using when your station is transmitting on 146.52 MHz?
T1B05 [97.301(a)] Which 70 cm frequency is authorized to a Technician Class license holder operating in ITU Region 2?
T1B06 [97.301(a)] Which 23 cm frequency is authorized to a Technician Class licensee?
T1B07 [97.301(a)] What amateur band are you using if you are transmitting on 223.50 MHz?
T1B08 [97.303] Which of the following is a result of the fact that the amateur service is secondary in some portions of the 70 cm band?
T1B09 [97.101(a), 97.301(a-e)] Why should you not set your transmit frequency to be exactly at the edge of an amateur band or sub-band?
T1B10 [97.301(e), 97.305(c)] Which of the bands above 30 MHz that are available to Technician Class operators have mode-restricted sub-bands?
T1B11 [97.301(a), 97.305 (a)(c)] What emission modes are permitted in the mode-restricted sub-bands at 50.0 to 50.1 MHz and 144.0 to 144.1 MHz?
T1B12 [97.301] Why are frequency assignments for U.S. stations operating maritime mobile not the same everywhere in the world?
T1B13 [97.305(c)] Which emission may be used between 219 and 220 MHz?
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Group T1C Operator licensing: operator classes; sequential, special event, and vanity call sign systems; international communications; reciprocal operation; station license and licensee; places where the amateur service is regulated by the FCC; name and address on FCC license database; license term; renewal; grace period
T1C01 [97.3(a)(11)(iii)] Which type of call sign has a single letter in both its prefix and suffix?
T1C02 Which of the following is a valid US amateur radio station call sign?
T1C03 [97.117] What types of international communications are permitted by an FCC-licensed amateur station?
T1C04 [97.107] When are you allowed to operate your amateur station in a foreign country?
T1C05 Which of the following is a vanity call sign which a technician class amateur operator might select if available?
T1C06 [97.5(a)(2)] From which of the following locations may an FCC-licensed amateur station transmit, in addition to places where the FCC regulates communications?
T1C07 [97.23] What may result when correspondence from the FCC is returned as undeliverable because the grantee failed to provide the correct mailing address?
T1C08 [97.25] What is the normal term for an FCC-issued primary station/operator amateur radio license grant?
T1C09 [97.21(a)(b)] What is the grace period following the expiration of an amateur license within which the license may be renewed?
T1C10 [97.5a] How soon after passing the examination for your first amateur radio license may you operate a transmitter on an amateur service frequency?
T1C11 [97.21(b)] If your license has expired and is still within the allowable grace period, may you continue to operate a transmitter on amateur service frequencies?
T1C12 [97.19] Who may select a desired call sign under the vanity call sign rules?
T1C13 [97.9(a), 97.17(a)] For which licenses classes are new licenses currently available from the FCC?
T1C14 [97.21(a) (1)] Who may select a vanity call sign for a club station?
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Group T1D Authorized and prohibited transmission: communications with other countries; music; exchange of information with other services; indecent language; compensation for use of station; retransmission of other amateur signals; codes and ciphers; sale of equipment; unidentified transmissions; broadcasting
T1D01 [97.111(a)(1)] With which countries are FCC-licensed amateur stations prohibited from exchanging communications?
T1D02 [97.111(a)(5)] On which of the following occasions may an FCC-licensed amateur station exchange messages with a U.S. military station?
T1D03 [97.211(b), 97.215(b)] When is the transmission of codes or ciphers that hide the meaning of a message allowed by an amateur station?
T1D04 [97.113(a)(4), 97.113(c)] What is the only time an amateur station is authorized to transmit music?
T1D05 [97.113(a)(3)(ii)] When may amateur radio operators use their stations to notify other amateurs of the availability of equipment for sale or trade?
T1D06 [97.113(a)(4)] What, if any, are the restrictions concerning transmission of language that may be considered indecent or obscene?
T1D07 [97.113(d)] What types of amateur stations can automatically retransmit the signals of other amateur stations?
T1D08 [97.113(a)(3)(iii)] In which of the following circumstances may the control operator of an amateur station receive compensation for operating the station?
T1D09 [97.113(5)(b)] Under which of the following circumstances are amateur stations authorized to transmit signals related to broadcasting, program production, or news gathering, assuming no other means is available?
T1D10 [97.3(a)(10)] What is the meaning of the term “broadcasting” in the FCC rules for the amateur services?
T1D11 [97.119(a)] When may an amateur station transmit without identifying?
T1D12 Under which of the following circumstances may an amateur radio station engage in broadcasting?
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Group T1E Control operator and control types: control operator required; eligibility; designation of control operator; privileges and duties; control point; local, automatic and remote control; location of control operator
T1E01 [97.7(a)] When is an amateur station permitted to transmit without a control operator?
T1E02 [97.7(a)] Who may a station licensee designate to be the control operator of an amateur station?
T1E03 [97.103(b)] Who must designate the station control operator?
T1E04 [97.103(b)] What determines the transmitting privileges of an amateur station?
T1E05 [97.3(a)(14)] What is an amateur station control point?
T1E06 [97.109(d)] Under what type of control do APRS network digipeaters operate?
T1E07 [97.103(a)] When the control operator is not the station licensee, who is responsible for the proper operation of the station?
T1E08 [97.3(a)(6), 97.205(d)] Which of the following is an example of automatic control?
T1E09 [97.109(b)] What type of control is being used when the control operator is at the control point?
T1E10 [97.3(a)(39)] Which of the following is an example of remote control as defined in Part 97?
T1E11 [97.103(a)] Who does the FCC presume to be the control operator of an amateur station, unless documentation to the contrary is in the station records?
T1E12 [97.119(e)] When, under normal circumstances, may a Technician Class licensee be the control operator of a station operating in an exclusive Extra Class operator segment of the amateur bands?
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Group T1F Station identification; repeaters; third party communications; club stations; FCC inspection
T1F01 What type of identification is being used when identifying a station on the air as Race Headquarters?
T1F02 [97.119 (a)] When using tactical identifiers such as “Race Headquarters” during a community service net operation, how often must your station transmit the station's FCC-assigned call sign?
T1F03 [97.119(a)] When is an amateur station required to transmit its assigned call sign?
T1F04 [97.119(b)(2)] Which of the following is an acceptable language to use for station identification when operating in a phone sub-band?
T1F05 [97.119(b)(2)] What method of call sign identification is required for a station transmitting phone signals?
T1F06 [97.119(c)] Which of the following formats of a self-assigned indicator is acceptable when identifying using a phone transmission?
T1F07 [97.115(a)(2)] Which of the following restrictions apply when a non-licensed person is allowed to speak to a foreign station using a station under the control of a Technician Class control operator?
T1F08 [97.119(f)] Which indicator is required by the FCC to be transmitted after a station call sign?
T1F09 [97.3(a)(40)] What type of amateur station simultaneously retransmits the signal of another amateur station on a different channel or channels?
T1F10 [97.205(g)] Who is accountable should a repeater inadvertently retransmit communications that violate the FCC rules?
T1F11 [97.115(a)] To which foreign stations do the FCC rules authorize the transmission of non-emergency third party communications?
T1F12 [97.5(b)(2)] How many persons are required to be members of a club for a club station license to be issued by the FCC?
T1F13 [97.103(c)] When must the station licensee make the station and its records available for FCC inspection?
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