Topic T1C Quick Review Audio


For which license classes are new licenses currently available from the FCC?

  1. Novice, Technician, General, Advanced
  2. Technician, Technician Plus, General, Advanced
  3. Novice, Technician Plus, General, Advanced
  4. Technician, General, Amateur Extra


Who may select a desired call sign under the vanity call sign rules?

  1. Only a licensed amateur with a General or Amateur Extra class license
  2. Only a licensed amateur with an Amateur Extra class license
  3. Only a licensed amateur who has been licensed continuously for more than 10 years
  4. Any licensed amateur


What types of international communications is an FCC-licensed amateur radio station permitted to make?

  1. Communications incidental to the purposes of the Amateur Radio Service and remarks of a personal character
  2. Communications incidental to conducting business or remarks of a personal nature
  3. Only communications incidental to contest exchanges, all other communications are prohibited
  4. Any communications that would be permitted by an international broadcast station


When are you allowed to operate your amateur station in a foreign country?

  1. When the foreign country authorizes it
  2. When there is a mutual agreement allowing third party communications
  3. When authorization permits amateur communications in a foreign language
  4. When you are communicating with non-licensed individuals in another country


Which of the following is a valid call sign for a Technician class amateur radio station?

  1. K1XXX
  2. KA1X
  3. W1XX
  4. All of these choices are correct


From which of the following locations may an FCC-licensed amateur station transmit?

  1. From within any country that belongs to the International Telecommunications Union
  2. From within any country that is a member of the United Nations
  3. From anywhere within International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Regions 2 and 3
  4. From any vessel or craft located in international waters and documented or registered in the United States


What may result when correspondence from the FCC is returned as undeliverable because the grantee failed to provide and maintain a correct mailing address with the FCC?

  1. Fine or imprisonment
  2. Revocation of the station license or suspension of the operator license
  3. Require the licensee to be re-examined
  4. A reduction of one rank in operator class


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

  1. Five years
  2. Life
  3. Ten years
  4. Twenty years


What is the grace period following the expiration of an amateur license within which the license may be renewed?

  1. Two years
  2. Three years
  3. Five years
  4. Ten years


How soon after passing the examination for your first amateur radio license may you operate a transmitter on an Amateur Radio Service frequency?

  1. Immediately
  2. 30 days after the test date
  3. As soon as your operator/station license grant appears in the FCC's license database
  4. You must wait until you receive your license in the mail from the FCC


If your license has expired and is still within the allowable grace period, may you continue to operate a transmitter on Amateur Radio Service frequencies?

  1. No, transmitting is not allowed until the FCC license database shows that the license has been renewed
  2. Yes, but only if you identify using the suffix GP
  3. Yes, but only during authorized nets
  4. Yes, for up to two years