Dtd End Of Year Trivia Fun

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Dtd End Of Year Trivia Fun

DTD COLLEAGUES Test your DTD knowledge GOOD LUCK!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    True or False: A reference to the 'Digital Cliff' means an instructional video on digital television retune (or rescan), developed by the UK Digital Switchover Taskforce, featuring Cliff Richards. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Those Canberra DTD people are always speaking in acronyms. What does CEP stand for?CEP: Coverage                        Program
  • 3. 
    How many Radio LAPs are there?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      75

    • C. 

      114

    • D. 

      239

  • 4. 
    Which DTD staff participated in the ACMA's Movember Team 2010? (Caution: Clues are somewhat misleading)          
    • A. 

      Lachlan Phillips

    • B. 

      Richard McDonald

    • C. 

      John May

    • D. 

      Matthew Archer

    • E. 

      Ray Treloar

    • F. 

      David Brumfield

  • 5. 
    What is the most an Australian commercial radio licence has sold for?
    • A. 

      $95 million

    • B. 

      $105 million

    • C. 

      $155 million

  • 6. 
    In what year was the first Australian commercial radio service licensed?
  • 7. 
    How many TRIM documents have been created by DTD, year to date, 2010?
    • A. 

      6,000-7,000

    • B. 

      7,000-8,000

    • C. 

      8,000-9,000

    • D. 

      9,000-10,000

  • 8. 
    True or False: TPEB created over 1000 more TRIM documents than ACPB in 2010.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    True or False: Senator Stephen Conroy has a large inflatable dalek in his office.
    • A. 

      Completely True

    • B. 

      Utterly False

  • 10. 
    Those Melbourne DTD people have been keeping a close eye on Commercial TV broadcasters. What date does the Broadcasting and Datacasting Services (Parental Lock) Technical Standard 2010 commence operation?
    • A. 

      1 July 2011

    • B. 

      4 February 2011

    • C. 

      1 Jan 2011

  • 11. 
    What does the term 'combinatorial clock' refer to?
    • A. 

      A type of auction design being examined by the ACMA for spectrum allocation

    • B. 

      A timepiece featuring both analog and digital displays

    • C. 

      An application embedded in Outlook that disrupts meeting bookings

  • 12. 
    What is Giles demonstrating?
    • A. 

      Channel A and Channel B

    • B. 

      Tips for negotiating Authority Paper extensions with Marilyn Woolford

    • C. 

      Senate Estimates preparation

  • 13. 
    When will analog television be switched off in Adelaide?
    • A. 

      Second Half 2012

    • B. 

      First Half 2013

    • C. 

      Second Half 2013

    • D. 

      First Half 2014

  • 14. 
    True or False: Once upon a time, Chris Hose volunteered for the Rural Fire Service. His first heroic fire-fighting achievement was to deal with a lawn-mower incident.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Which of the following are the main restack planning approaches under consideration by the ACMA?                      
    • A. 

      6 channel block

    • B. 

      2 service stack

    • C. 

      Minimum moves

    • D. 

      Hybrid hoard

  • 16. 
    True or False: The Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy made the Australian Communications and Media Authority (Realising the Digital Dividend) Direction 2010 on 9 July 2010.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Where was David Brumfield born?
  • 18. 
    What is the size of the digital dividend?
    • A. 

      How long is a piece of string?

    • B. 

      It depends on how much bidders are prepared to pay

    • C. 

      126 MHz

  • 19. 
    Those Sydney people have been busy on all sorts of things. What does CAS stand for:Conditional                     Scheme
  • 20. 
    What is this?
    • A. 

      Some kind of witchcraft

    • B. 

      DTD's first tweet

  • 21. 
    How many LARs did DTRAS submit to LSD in 2010?
    • A. 

      10-30

    • B. 

      31-60

    • C. 

      61-90

  • 22. 
    Which answer option best describes the following:        
    • A. 

      2G technology

    • B. 

      The Gavins

    • C. 

      ACMA Career Pathing

  • 23. 
    What is a mux?
    • A. 

      A draft discussion paper with conflicting tracked changes

    • B. 

      A dog trained to navigate geostationary satellites

    • C. 

      A multiplexer - a device that performs multiplexing

    • D. 

      A moustache that grows up instead of down

  • 24. 
    DTD celebrated its first birthday on (answer as many as are correct)
    • A. 

      1 December 2010

    • B. 

      1/12/2010

    • C. 

      2010-12-1

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