Electrical Vocabulary Quiz! Trivia Questions

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Electrical Vocabulary Quiz! Trivia Questions

Electrical vocabulary can be challenging for those who have just started learning about electricity. How well do you know the electrical vocabulary? When thinking about electrical terminology, there are a plethora of vocabulary terms that can come into play. For example, the term service conductor refers to the conductors that operate from the service connection point with electric efficiency to the service panel's service disconnect. You positively must take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    To the authority having jurisdiction.
    • A. 

      Service Conductors

    • B. 

      Thermopile

    • C. 

      Approved

    • D. 

      Outlet

  • 2. 
    A point on the wiring system at which current is taken to supply utilization equipment.
    • A. 

      Outlet

    • B. 

      Grounded

    • C. 

      Surge Suppressor

    • D. 

      Service Conductors

  • 3. 
    Connected to earth or to some conducting body that serves in place of the earth.
    • A. 

      Voltage (of a circuit)

    • B. 

      Watertight

    • C. 

      Receptacle Outlet

    • D. 

      Grounded

  • 4. 
    The conductors from the service point to the service disconnecting means.
    • A. 

      Watt

    • B. 

      Service Conductors

    • C. 

      Grounded

    • D. 

      Thermopile

  • 5. 
    An outlet where one or more receptacles are installed.
    • A. 

      Approved

    • B. 

      Receptacle Outlet

    • C. 

      Watertight

    • D. 

      Outlet

  • 6. 
    The greatest root-mean-square (effective) difference of potential between any two conductors of the circuit concerned.
    • A. 

      Thermopile

    • B. 

      Watt

    • C. 

      Grounded

    • D. 

      Voltage (of a circuit)

  • 7. 
    More than one thermocouple connected together. The connections may be series, parallel, or both.
    • A. 

      Thermocouple

    • B. 

      Outlet

    • C. 

      Thermopile

    • D. 

      Approved

  • 8. 
    A device that responds to when the temperature rises at a rate exceeding a predetermined value.
    • A. 

      Rate of Rise Detector

    • B. 

      Watertight

    • C. 

      Should

    • D. 

      Thermopile

  • 9. 
    Indicates a recommendation or that which is advised but not required.
    • A. 

      Symbols

    • B. 

      Voltage (of a circuit)

    • C. 

      Should

    • D. 

      Rate of Rised Detector

  • 10. 
    A screw or a quick-connect device where a conductor(s) is intended to be connected.
    • A. 

      Surge Suppressor

    • B. 

      Thermopile

    • C. 

      Watertight

    • D. 

      Terminal

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