Franklin Electric Basic Certified Contractor Exam

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Franklin Electric Basic Certified Contractor Exam
Franklin Electric's Certified Contractor Program recognizes those water systems contractors that have made a committment to understanding the proper application and installation of Franklin products. Attendance at an all-day Franklin Tech session, either at the factory, or "on the road" automatically certifies a contractor. However, water systems contractors with 5 or more years experience with Franklin products can "test-out" of BASIC Certification with the following exam. The exam is open book, with many of the answers coming from the Franklin AIM Manual. If you don't have a hard copy available, click on http://www. Franklin-electric. Com/aim-manual. Aspx for the on-line version. In the more

  
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1. 
If a centrifugal pump sounds like it's pumping gravel, it's probably experiencing ______________. 
A.
B.
C.
D.
2. 
What type of check valves are not acceptable in a submersible installation? 
A.
B.
C.
3. 
The AIM Manual cable charts allow for what percentage of voltage drop from the supply to the motor?   
A.
B.
C.
D.
4. 
The service factor on a Franklin Electric 1/2 horsepower submersible motor is 1.6. Therefore, the actually horsepower the motor is capable of delivering is:
A.
B.
C.
5. 
The allowable input voltage range from the nameplate value on a Franklin submersible motor is:
A.
B.
C.
D.
6. 
Unless connected to a VFD, Franklin Electric submersible motors should have a minimum run time of:
A.
B.
C.
7. 
A breakdown in an electrical system's insulation is called a 
A.
B.
C.
8. 
Power factor is the phase relationship between:
A.
B.
C.
D.
9. 
In the AIM Manual cable charts, lengths NOT in bold type meet the NEC ampacity requirement for what type of cable? 
A.
B.
C.
10. 
Voltage should always be measured:
A.
B.
C.
11. 
The thickness of the pump impeller determines:
A.
B.
C.
12. 
1 psi is equivalent to how many feet of water? 
A.
B.
C.
13. 
The number of stages in a pump determines the amount of:
A.
B.
C.
14. 
1 foot of water equals how many psi? 
A.
B.
C.
15. 
If a submersible pump does NOT have a built-in check valve, a check valve should be installed where? 
A.
B.
C.
16.  Overloads are NOT provided for what type of Franklin Electric motors? 
A.
B.
C.
17.  3-phase submersible motors require what type of overload protection? 
A.
B.
C.
D.
18.  In a single-phase, 3-wire motor, the red lead is which winding? 
A.
B.
C.
19.  In a single-phase, 3-wire motor, the black lead is which winding? 
A.
B.
C.
20.  As long as it is in good condition, a used motor lead can be reused in a new motor.
A.
B.
21.  True or False? Amp draw is a reliable indication of electrical power consumption. 
A.
B.
22.  When different cable sizes are used, the order does not matter - True or False? 
A.
B.
23.  The sum total of suction lift, discharge elevation, friction loss and operating PSI makes up _______ ________ _____ or TDH.
24.  As the load on a motor increases, current (amps) increases or decreases? 
A.
B.
C.
25.  On a pump curve, _______ is plotted on the horizontal axis. 
26.  From the back cover of the AIM Manual, Franklin Electric's Water Systems Key Dealer Service Hotline is:      xxx-xxx-xxxx
27.  Franklin Electric's website is:     www.____________________.com
28.  From page 3 of the AIM Manual, the maximum starts per day of a 10 horsepower, single-phase motor is:
A.
B.
C.
D.
29.  From page 3 of the AIM Manual, the maximum starts per day of a 1 horsepower, single-phase motor is:  
A.
B.
C.
30.  Which of the following influences head loss?
A.
B.
C.
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