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What is a base station?

Serves as dispatch and coordination of the system

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What does a repeater do?

A device that receives transmissions from a relative low powered source and rebroadcasts them at another frequency and at a higher power

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What is a Mobil radio?

Vehicle mounted communication device

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What is a portable radio?

A handheld communication device

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What is an encoder?

Breaks down sound waves into unique digital codes

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What does an decoder do?

Recognizes and responds only to encoders

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What is a Mobile data terminal?

A device mounted in a vehicle that receives a signal from the digital radio and displays the information on the terminal screen

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Who regulates all radio operations?

FCC - federal communication commission

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Is trt awesome?

You know it!

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What does SBAR stand for?

S - situation
B - background
A - assessment
R - recommendation

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What is AACN?

Advanced automatic collision notification

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What is feedback?

Any information that an individual receives about his behavior

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What are the 3 C's when dealing with face to face communications?

Competence, confidence, compassion

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What is the distance of the intimate zone?

Less than 1 1/2 feet

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What is considered personal distance?

1 to 4 feet

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What is haptics?

The study of touching

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What is the definition of culture?

The thoughts, communications, actions and values of a racial, ethnic, religious or social groups

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What is ethnocentrism?

The view that one culture's way of doing things is the right way and any other is inferior