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For whom is the Amateur Radio Service intended?

Persons who are interested in radio technique solely with a personal aim and without pecuniary interest


What agency regulates and enforces the rules for the Amateur Radio Service in the United States?



Which part of the FCC rules contains the rules and regulations governing the Amateur Radio Service?

Part 97


Which of the following meets the FCC definition of harmful interference?

That which seriously degrades, obstructs, or repeatedly interrupts a radio communication service operating in accordance with the Radio Regulations


What is the FCC Part 97 definition of a space station?

An amateur station located more than 50 km above the Earth's surface


What is the FCC Part 97 definition of telecommand?

A one-way transmission to initiate, modify or terminate functions of a device at a distance


What is the FCC Part 97 definition of telemetry?

A one-way transmission of measurements at a distance from the measuring instrument


Which of the following entities recommends transmit/receive channels and other parameters for auxiliary and repeater stations?

Frequency Coordinator


Who selects a Frequency Coordinator?

Amateur operators in a local or regional area whose stations are eligible to be auxiliary or repeater stations


What is the FCC Part 97 definition of an amateur station?

A station in an Amateur Radio Service consisting of the apparatus necessary for carrying on radio communications


Which of the following stations transmits signals over the air from a remote receive site to a repeater for retransmission?

Auxiliary station