Flashcards in Cahpter 5 - Communications Deck (18):
What is a base station?
Serves as dispatch and coordination of the system
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
What is a Mobil radio?
Vehicle mounted communication device
What is a portable radio?
A handheld communication device
What is an encoder?
Breaks down sound waves into unique digital codes
What does an decoder do?
Recognizes and responds only to encoders
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
Who regulates all radio operations?
FCC - federal communication commission
Is trt awesome?
You know it!
What does SBAR stand for?
S - situation
B - background
A - assessment
R - recommendation
What is AACN?
Advanced automatic collision notification
What is feedback?
Any information that an individual receives about his behavior
What are the 3 C's when dealing with face to face communications?
Competence, confidence, compassion
What is the distance of the intimate zone?
Less than 1 1/2 feet
What is considered personal distance?
1 to 4 feet
What is haptics?
The study of touching
What is the definition of culture?
The thoughts, communications, actions and values of a racial, ethnic, religious or social groups