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1

For whom is the Amateur Radio Service intended?

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

2

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

The FCC

3

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

Part 97

4

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

5

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

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

6

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

7

What is the FCC Part 97 definition of telemetry?

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

8

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

Frequency Coordinator

9

Who selects a Frequency Coordinator?

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

10

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

11

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

Auxiliary station