Philippine Amateur Radio Rules And Regulations

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Philippine Amateur Radio Rules And Regulations - Quiz

This quiz aims to assist aspiring amateur radio operators in successfully passing their licensure examinations.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    It shall be unlawful for a licensed amateur to allow the use of any of his/her transmitter/transceiver by

    • A.

      Non-licensed persons

    • B.

      Government employees

    • C.

      Unemployed persons

    • D.

      Students

    Correct Answer
    A. Non-licensed persons
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Non-licensed persons" because licensed amateurs are only permitted to operate their own transmitter/transceiver. Allowing non-licensed persons to use their equipment would be a violation of regulations as these individuals have not undergone the necessary training and licensing requirements to operate amateur radio equipment.

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  • 2. 

    Which of the following statements is true?

    • A.

      No amateur radio station or club station shall be operated, except by a holder of a valid RAOC or ARSL issued by the NTC.

    • B.

      Any amateur radio station or club station shall be operated by anybody.

    • C.

      No amateur radio station or club station shall be operated, except by a holder of a valid Radiotelephone Operator Certificate issued by the NTC.

    • D.

      No amateur radio station or club station shall be operated, except by a holder of a valid Radiotelegraph Operator Certificate issued by the NTC.

    Correct Answer
    A. No amateur radio station or club station shall be operated, except by a holder of a valid RAOC or ARSL issued by the NTC.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "No amateur radio station or club station shall be operated, except by a holder of a valid RAOC or ARSL issued by the NTC." This statement is true because it states that only individuals who possess a valid RAOC or ARSL issued by the NTC are allowed to operate amateur radio stations or club stations. This implies that anyone without these certifications is not permitted to operate such stations.

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  • 3. 

    Which of the the following frequency bands allocated by the NTC to the amateur Radio Service in the Philippines belongs to Very High Frequency (VHF).

    • A.

      144.000 - 146.000 MHz

    • B.

      7.000 - 7.200 MHz

    • C.

      24.000 - 24.050 GHz

    • D.

      430.000 - 440.000 MHz

    Correct Answer
    A. 144.000 - 146.000 MHz
    Explanation
    7.000 - 7.200 MHz (HF), 144.000 - 146.000 MHz (VHF), 430.000 - 440.000 MHz (UHF),
    24.000 - 24.050 GHz (SHF)

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  • 4. 

    On what month does the expiration of a license issued by NTC fall, except those with lifetime privileges?

    • A.

      Licensee’s birth month

    • B.

      Anniversary date of the radio club

    • C.

      Incorporation date

    • D.

      Date of certification

    Correct Answer
    A. Licensee’s birth month
    Explanation
    The expiration of a license issued by NTC falls on the licensee's birth month. This means that the license will need to be renewed on the same month as the licensee's birthday. This is a common practice in many licensing systems, where the expiration date is tied to a personal milestone such as a birthday.

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  • 5. 

    An Office Order, issued by the National Telecommunications Commission, wherein prefixes 4E, 4I, 4G, and 4H are sub-allocated to the amateur radio service.

    • A.

      Office Order No. 183-12-2016

    • B.

      Office Order No. 76-05-2016

    • C.

      Office Order No. 81-08-2015

    • D.

      Office Order No. 75-05-2016

    Correct Answer
    A. Office Order No. 183-12-2016
  • 6. 

    A Class B amateur license is also known as

    • A.

      General Class

    • B.

      Foundation Class

    • C.

      Technician Class

    • D.

      Extra Class

    Correct Answer
    A. General Class
    Explanation
    A Class B amateur license is also known as the General Class.

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  • 7. 

    A Class C amateur shall be authorized to operate an HF fixed radio station with an output power not exceeding how much on CW?

    • A.

      100 watts

    • B.

      250 watts

    • C.

      1000 watts

    • D.

      500 watts

    Correct Answer
    A. 100 watts
    Explanation
    A Class C amateur is authorized to operate an HF fixed radio station with an output power not exceeding 100 watts on CW. This means that they are allowed to transmit at a maximum power of 100 watts when using continuous wave (CW) mode.

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  • 8. 

    __________ in the amateur mobile service which has knowledge of a distress traffic and which cannot itself assist the station in distress is forbidden to transmit on the frequency in which the distress traffic is taking place, until such station receives the message indicating that normal working transmissions may be resumed.

    • A.

      Any station

    • B.

      Class D station

    • C.

      Class C station

    • D.

      Class B station

    Correct Answer
    A. Any station
    Explanation
    Any station in the amateur mobile service, regardless of its class, is prohibited from transmitting on the frequency where distress traffic is occurring until it receives a message indicating that normal working transmissions can resume. This rule ensures that stations with knowledge of distress traffic do not interfere with the communication and assistance being provided to the station in distress.

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  • 9. 

    Amateurs being at the forefront of technology and experimentation may use the latest technology to enhance their hobby. This includes, but is not limited to, the use of amateur satellites and the internet within the limits of the law.

    • A.

      Technical experimentation

    • B.

      School laboratory

    • C.

      Technology Advancement

    • D.

      Information Technology

    Correct Answer
    A. Technical experimentation
    Explanation
    The given answer, "Technical experimentation," aligns with the statement in the question that amateurs use the latest technology to enhance their hobby. This suggests that they engage in technical experimentation, exploring new technologies and techniques in their field of interest. The answer captures the essence of the statement and reflects the idea that amateurs are at the forefront of technology, constantly experimenting and pushing the boundaries of their hobby.

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  • 10. 

    Which of the following prefixes is used for Extra Class Amateur Call sign?

    • A.

      4E

    • B.

      4I

    • C.

      4G

    • D.

      4H

    Correct Answer
    A. 4E
    Explanation
    The prefix "4E" is used for Extra Class Amateur Call sign.

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  • 11. 

    It is a station with one or more transmitters, receivers or combination of transmitters or receivers including the accessory equipment authorized at a location for carrying on a radio communication service. 

    • A.

      Radio Station

    • B.

      Amateur Station

    • C.

      Portable Station

    • D.

      Mobile Station

    Correct Answer
    A. Radio Station
    Explanation
    A radio station is a location where one or more transmitters, receivers, or a combination of both are authorized to operate for the purpose of carrying out a radio communication service. This can include any necessary accessory equipment that is required for the functioning of the station. The term "radio station" is a broad term that encompasses various types of stations such as amateur stations, portable stations, and mobile stations, depending on the specific context and purpose of the station.

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  • 12. 

    What document shall a duly accredited amateur club enter into with NTC for the management of its members in the proper use of the amateur frequency bands and prevention of harmful interference?

    • A.

      Memorandum of Agreement

    • B.

      Radio Control Agreement

    • C.

      Accreditation Papers

    • D.

      Public Private Partnership

    Correct Answer
    A. Memorandum of Agreement
    Explanation
    A duly accredited amateur club needs to enter into a Memorandum of Agreement with NTC for the management of its members in the proper use of the amateur frequency bands and prevention of harmful interference. This agreement will outline the responsibilities and obligations of both parties and ensure that the club's members adhere to the rules and regulations set by NTC in order to prevent any interference and maintain the proper use of the frequency bands.

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  • 13. 

    The IARU Region 3 covers

    • A.

      Asia-Pacific

    • B.

      The Americas

    • C.

      Europe, Africa, Middle East & Northern Asia

    • D.

      Antarctica

    Correct Answer
    A. Asia-Pacific
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Asia-Pacific because IARU Region 3 specifically covers this region. The Americas, Europe, Africa, Middle East & Northern Asia, and Antarctica are not included in Region 3.

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  • 14. 

    The use of radio transmitters/transceivers by persons other than the licensed amateurs shall be allowed provided the operator is under the direct supervision or control of the

    • A.

      Licensee

    • B.

      Guardian

    • C.

      Electronics Engineer

    • D.

      1st Class Radiotelephone Operator

    Correct Answer
    A. Licensee
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Licensee." This means that individuals who are not licensed amateurs can use radio transmitters/transceivers as long as they are supervised or controlled by the licensee. This implies that the licensee, who holds the license for the radio equipment, is responsible for overseeing and managing the operation of the equipment by others.

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  • 15. 

    An expired license of not less than how many years may be renewed upon filing of renewal application and payment to NTC of the prescribed fees and surcharges with no requirement to attend seminar on current Radio Laws and Radio Ethics and retaining the assigned call sign?

    • A.

      2 years

    • B.

      7 years

    • C.

      5 years

    • D.

      3 years

    Correct Answer
    A. 2 years
    Explanation
    An expired license of not less than 2 years may be renewed upon filing of renewal application and payment to NTC of the prescribed fees and surcharges with no requirement to attend seminar on current Radio Laws and Radio Ethics and retaining the assigned call sign.

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  • 16. 

    The candidate must obtain an average of 70% to pass the written examination required for a class of amateur license provided that a rating of not less than ________ is received for any of the prescribed elements.

    • A.

      50%

    • B.

      60%

    • C.

      65%

    • D.

      55%

    Correct Answer
    A. 50%
    Explanation
    Required Rating – The candidate must obtain an average of 70% to pass the written examination required for a class of amateur license provided that a rating of not less than 50% is received for any of the prescribed elements.

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  • 17. 

    The IARU Region 1 covers

    • A.

      Europe, Africa, Middle East & Northern Asia

    • B.

      The Americas

    • C.

      Asia-Pacific

    • D.

      Antarctica

    Correct Answer
    A. Europe, Africa, Middle East & Northern Asia
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Europe, Africa, Middle East & Northern Asia. The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) is divided into three regions, with Region 1 covering Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Northern Asia. This region includes countries from diverse geographical areas and is responsible for coordinating and representing amateur radio operators in these regions.

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  • 18. 

    An applicant whose age is below 12 years old but at least 9 years old is qualified to take an examination for

    • A.

      Class D

    • B.

      Class A

    • C.

      Class B

    • D.

      Class C

    Correct Answer
    A. Class D
    Explanation
    At least twelve (12) years old for Class A, B and C. For Class D, the minimum age shall be nine (9) years old provided there is an affidavit of parental consent.

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  • 19. 

    A least how many licensed members must a club have, as one of the requirements, to be accredited by the NTC?

    • A.

      25

    • B.

      35

    • C.

      30

    • D.

      50

    Correct Answer
    A. 25
    Explanation
    To be accredited by the NTC, a club must have a minimum of 25 licensed members. This requirement ensures that the club has a sufficient number of licensed individuals who can contribute to the club's activities and uphold the standards set by the NTC. Having a minimum of 25 licensed members also indicates that the club has a certain level of popularity and support within the community, making it eligible for accreditation.

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  • 20. 

    How does DU1XX operating temporarily for 30 days in Ilocos Sur identify his station?

    • A.

      All of these

    • B.

      DU1XX slant 2

    • C.

      DU1XX slash 2

    • D.

      DU1XX stroke 2

    Correct Answer
    A. All of these
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "All of these" because the question is asking how DU1XX, operating temporarily for 30 days in Ilocos Sur, identifies his station. The options provided - DU1XX slant 2, DU1XX slash 2, and DU1XX stroke 2 - are all valid ways for DU1XX to identify his station. Therefore, all of these options are correct.

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  • 21. 

    NRFAT stands for

    • A.

      National Radio Frequency Allocation Table

    • B.

      National Radio Frequency And Telecommunications

    • C.

      National Radio Frequency And Telephony

    • D.

      National Radio Frequency And Telegraphy

    Correct Answer
    A. National Radio Frequency Allocation Table
    Explanation
    NRFAT stands for National Radio Frequency Allocation Table. This is a table that outlines the allocation of radio frequencies for different purposes, such as broadcasting, telecommunications, and telephony. It helps to ensure that different uses of radio frequencies do not interfere with each other and allows for efficient and organized use of these frequencies.

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  • 22. 

    It shall be indicated in the amateur radio station license and in the radio amateur operator certificate.

    • A.

      Call sign

    • B.

      Code name

    • C.

      Frequency bands

    • D.

      Trasmit power

    Correct Answer
    A. Call sign
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Call sign". In amateur radio, a call sign is a unique identifier assigned to a radio station or operator. It is used to identify and differentiate between different stations during communication. The call sign is an important piece of information that is required to be indicated in the amateur radio station license and the radio amateur operator certificate. This helps to ensure proper identification and regulation of amateur radio operators.

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  • 23. 

    Iloilo, Negros Occidental, Capiz belong to which Amateur Radio District?

    • A.

      District 6

    • B.

      District 4

    • C.

      District 5

    • D.

      District 3

    Correct Answer
    A. District 6
    Explanation
    Iloilo, Negros Occidental, and Capiz belong to Amateur Radio District 6.

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  • 24. 

    The IARU Region 2 covers

    • A.

      The Americas

    • B.

      Europe, Africa, Middle East & Northern Asia

    • C.

      Asia-Pacific

    • D.

      Antarctica

    Correct Answer
    A. The Americas
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Americas". IARU Region 2 is responsible for coordinating amateur radio activities in the Americas, which includes North, Central, and South America, as well as the Caribbean. The other regions mentioned in the question, such as Europe, Africa, Middle East & Northern Asia, Asia-Pacific, and Antarctica, are covered by different IARU regions.

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  • 25. 

    How much is the filing fee for the New or Renewal of Amateur Radio License?

    • A.

      P60.00

    • B.

      P50.00

    • C.

      P120.00

    • D.

      P180.00

    Correct Answer
    A. P60.00
    Explanation
    The correct answer is P60.00. This is the filing fee for the New or Renewal of Amateur Radio License.

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  • 26. 

    How long must be a radio logbook be kept?

    • A.

      2 years

    • B.

      3 years

    • C.

      4 years

    • D.

      1 year

    Correct Answer
    A. 2 years
    Explanation
    A radio logbook must be kept for 2 years. This is important for record-keeping and compliance purposes. It allows for the documentation of radio communications, including important information such as calls made, messages received, and any incidents or emergencies that may have occurred. Keeping a logbook for this period ensures that the information is readily available for reference and can be used for analysis or investigation if needed.

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  • 27. 

    Which one below is a valid amateur call sign in the Philippines?

    • A.

      DW1SWA

    • B.

      DZ3XY1

    • C.

      DUIABC

    • D.

      D1UXX

    Correct Answer
    A. DW1SWA
    Explanation
    valid amateur call sign starts with the prefixes: DY, DW, DV, DU, 4F, DX, DZ; followed by the District No.: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9; then a minimum of 2 letters and a maximum of 3 letters. eg. 4F1KIK, DU1EV, DX1PAR

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  • 28. 

    What is the amateur station so designed that it may conveniently be moved about from place to place or personally carried and be operated while in motion or during temporary halts?

    • A.

      Amateur Portable Station

    • B.

      Amateur Mobile Station

    • C.

      Amateur Movable Station

    • D.

      Amateur Radio Station

    Correct Answer
    A. Amateur Portable Station
    Explanation
    An amateur portable station is designed to be easily moved from place to place or carried personally. It can be operated while in motion or during temporary halts, making it convenient for amateur radio operators to use wherever they go.

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  • 29. 

    The candidate must obtain an average of ________ to pass the written examination required for a class of amateur license provided that a rating of not less than ________ is received for any of the prescribed elements.

    • A.

      70% , 50%

    • B.

      70% , 60%

    • C.

      70% , 65%

    • D.

      70% , 55%

    Correct Answer
    A. 70% , 50%
    Explanation
    Required Rating – The candidate must obtain an average of 70% to pass the written examination required for a class of amateur license provided that a rating of not less than 50% is received for any of the prescribed elements.

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  • 30. 

    Portable operation must not exceed beyond _______ in any other area without obtaining a specific authority for continued operation and if the operation will exceed four (4) months continuously in that location, a modification of the station license must be applied for.

    • A.

      1 month

    • B.

      2 months

    • C.

      3 months

    • D.

      2 1/2 months

    Correct Answer
    A. 1 month
    Explanation
    If a portable operation exceeds one month in any other area without obtaining specific authority for continued operation, a modification of the station license must be applied for. This means that after one month of portable operation, the operator needs to seek permission or modify their license if they want to continue operating in that location.

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  • 31. 

    Which of the following acts is a ground for suspension / revocation of license / operator certificate / temporary permit?

    • A.

      Intentional harmful interfering or jamming of licensed radio stations.

    • B.

      Not receiving, levying, or collecting a toll fee or other remuneration for a service or services performed by his station.

    • C.

      Posting of license in a conspicuous place in the radio station or carrying a certified copy thereof by the amateur.

    • D.

      Using Q codes in voice communication

    Correct Answer
    A. Intentional harmful interfering or jamming of licensed radio stations.
    Explanation
    Intentional jamming is strictly prohibited and it shall be a ground for suspension and/or revocation of the license or certificate after due process, or for those who are not licensed, it may be a bar to the issuance of any license or certificate.

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  • 32. 

    On November 11, 1931, what law did the Philippine Legislature enact which is known as the Radio Control Law of the Philippines?

    • A.

      Act No. 3846

    • B.

      Act No. 8346

    • C.

      Act No. 3864

    • D.

      Act No. 3486

    Correct Answer
    A. Act No. 3846
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Act No. 3846. This law, enacted by the Philippine Legislature on November 11, 1931, is known as the Radio Control Law of the Philippines.

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  • 33. 

    What do you call a radio station in the amateur service installed at a specified fixed location and operated to communicate with an amateur mobile station, portable station or other amateur stations?

    • A.

      Amateur Fixed Station

    • B.

      Amateur Radio Station

    • C.

      Amateur Radio Broadcast Station

    • D.

      Amateur Control Station

    Correct Answer
    A. Amateur Fixed Station
    Explanation
    An amateur fixed station is a radio station in the amateur service that is installed at a specified fixed location and operated to communicate with other amateur stations, including mobile and portable stations. This type of station is not used for broadcasting, but rather for two-way communication with other amateur operators.

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  • 34. 

    In the event that a candidate for Class C fails in Elements III and IV, but passes element II, he shall be eligible for a

    • A.

      Class D License

    • B.

      Class A License

    • C.

      Class B License

    • D.

      Class A or D License

    Correct Answer
    A. Class D License
    Explanation
    In the event that a candidate for Class C fails in Elements III and IV, but passes element II, he shall be eligible for a Class D License.

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  • 35. 

    What is an amateur radio station intended to be used for operation during unspecified halts or while in motion?

    • A.

      Mobile station

    • B.

      Portable station

    • C.

      Radio station

    • D.

      Movable station

    Correct Answer
    A. Mobile station
    Explanation
    A mobile station is an amateur radio station that is designed to be used while in motion or during unspecified halts. This type of station is typically used by operators who need the flexibility to operate their radios while on the move, such as in a vehicle or while traveling. Unlike a portable station, which is set up temporarily in a specific location, a mobile station is specifically designed for operation on the go. This allows operators to communicate while they are in motion, making it a convenient option for those who need to stay connected while traveling.

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  • 36. 

    The Class C Amateur Examination shall cover

    • A.

      Elements II, III, and IV

    • B.

      Elements V, VI, and VII

    • C.

      Elements VIII, IX, and X

    • D.

      Elements I and II

    Correct Answer
    A. Elements II, III, and IV
    Explanation
    The Class C Amateur Examination shall cover Elements II, III, and IV. This means that the exam will focus on topics and concepts related to these specific elements. It is important for candidates to study and prepare for these elements in order to successfully pass the examination.

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  • 37. 

    What size of the call sign characters shall be posted on the equipment itself for a portable station?

    • A.

      At least 0.635 cm

    • B.

      At least 0.855 cm

    • C.

      At least 0.645 cm

    • D.

      At least 0.745 cm

    Correct Answer
    A. At least 0.635 cm
    Explanation
    The call sign characters for a portable station should be posted on the equipment itself with a minimum size of 0.635 cm. This is important for identification purposes and to ensure that the call sign is easily readable.

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  • 38. 

    The Class C Amateur Examination shall cover the following subjects except

    • A.

      Element I - Morse Code

    • B.

      Element II - Rules and Regulations

    • C.

      Element III - Fundamentals of Electronics and Electricity

    • D.

      Element IV - Amateur Radio Practice

    Correct Answer
    A. Element I - Morse Code
    Explanation
    Element I - Morse Code is for Class A Amateur Examination only

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  • 39. 

    The following are qualified to hold an amateur Class “B” provided he shall pass the examination for element II without undergoing the examination for Class “C” except

    • A.

      Registered Electrical Engineer

    • B.

      Holder of a valid commercial first radiotelephone operator certificate

    • C.

      Registered Electronics and Communication Engineer

    • D.

      A holder of a valid first/or second class commercial radiotelegraph radio operator certificate

    Correct Answer
    A. Registered Electrical Engineer
    Explanation
    Special Candidates – A registered Electronics and Communication Engineer or a holder of a valid commercial first radiotelephone operator certificate is qualified to hold an amateur Class “B” provided he shall pass the examination for element II without undergoing the examination for Class “C”. Similarly, a holder of a valid first/or second class commercial radiotelegraph radio operator certificate shall be required to pass the examination for element II only.

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  • 40. 

    An Office Order, issued by the National Telecommunications Commission, wherein prefixes DU, 4F, DV, DW, DX, DY and DZ are sub-allocated to the amateur radio service.

    • A.

      Office Order No. 108-12-2012

    • B.

      Office Order No. 81-08-2015

    • C.

      Office Order No. 75-05-2016

    • D.

      Office Order No. 76-05-2016

    Correct Answer
    A. Office Order No. 108-12-2012
  • 41. 

    What is the coverage of Element IV for Class C examination?

    • A.

      Amateur Radio Practice

    • B.

      Amateur Radio Rules and Regulation

    • C.

      Amateur Radio Law

    • D.

      Amateur Radio Circuitry

    Correct Answer
    A. Amateur Radio Practice
    Explanation
    The coverage of Element IV for Class C examination is Amateur Radio Practice. This means that the exam will focus on practical skills and knowledge related to amateur radio operations, such as operating procedures, equipment usage, and communication techniques. It is important for individuals taking the exam to have a good understanding of these practical aspects in order to demonstrate their proficiency in operating amateur radio equipment.

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  • 42. 

    Which of the the following frequency bands allocated by the NTC to the amateur Radio Service in the Philippines belongs to Ultra High Frequency (UHF).

    • A.

      420.000 - 450.000 MHz

    • B.

      7.000 - 7.200 MHz

    • C.

      24.000 - 24.050 GHz

    • D.

      144.000 - 146.000 MHz

    Correct Answer
    A. 420.000 - 450.000 MHz
    Explanation
    7.000 - 7.200 MHz (HF), 144.000 - 146.000 MHz (VHF), 420.000 - 450.000 MHz (UHF), 24.000 - 24.050 GHz (SHF)

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  • 43. 

    Radio Control Law Act No. 3846 is amended by

    • A.

      Commonwealth Act No. 571 and No. 546

    • B.

      Ministry Circular No. 87-174

    • C.

      Memorandum Circular NO. 03-08-2012

    • D.

      Act No. 3396

    Correct Answer
    A. Commonwealth Act No. 571 and No. 546
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Commonwealth Act No. 571 and No. 546. This is because the question asks for the amendment of Radio Control Law Act No. 3846, and Commonwealth Act No. 571 and No. 546 are the acts that have amended it. The other options, Ministry Circular No. 87-174, Memorandum Circular NO. 03-08-2012, and Act No. 3396, are not mentioned as amendments to Radio Control Law Act No. 3846.

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  • 44. 

    Which of the the following frequency bands allocated by the NTC to the amateur Radio Service in the Philippines belongs to High Frequency (HF).

    • A.

      7.000 - 7.200 MHz

    • B.

      430.000 - 440.000 MHz

    • C.

      24.000 - 24.050 GHz

    • D.

      144.000 - 146.000 MHz

    Correct Answer
    A. 7.000 - 7.200 MHz
    Explanation
    7.000 - 7.200 MHz (HF), 144.000 - 146.000 MHz (VHF), 430.000 - 440.000 MHz (UHF),
    24.000 - 24.050 GHz (SHF)

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  • 45. 

    Which of the following radio amateurs is/are not eligible for the grant of Vanity Call Sign?

    • A.

      Foundation Class (D)

    • B.

      General Class (B)

    • C.

      Technician Class (C)

    • D.

      Both Foundation Class (D) and Technician Class (C)

    Correct Answer
    A. Foundation Class (D)
    Explanation
    The Foundation Class (D) and Technician Class (C) radio amateurs are not eligible for the grant of Vanity Call Sign.

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  • 46. 

    It is defined as a radio communication service using space stations on earth satellites for the same purpose as those of the Amateur Radio Service?

    • A.

      Amateur Satellite Service

    • B.

      Amateur Radio Service

    • C.

      Echolink

    • D.

      Amateur Mobile Service

    Correct Answer
    A. Amateur Satellite Service
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Amateur Satellite Service. This is a radio communication service that uses space stations on earth satellites for the same purpose as those of the Amateur Radio Service. It allows amateur radio operators to communicate with each other through satellite systems, expanding their range and capabilities. This service is used for various purposes such as experimentation, education, and emergency communications.

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  • 47. 

    Baguio City belongs to which Amateur Radio District?

    • A.

      District 2

    • B.

      District 1

    • C.

      District 4

    • D.

      District 3

    Correct Answer
    A. District 2
    Explanation
    Baguio City belongs to District 2 in terms of Amateur Radio.

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  • 48. 

    What is the minimum age requirement to qualify as an amateur?

    • A.

      9 years old

    • B.

      10 years old

    • C.

      12 years old

    • D.

      15 years old

    Correct Answer
    A. 9 years old
    Explanation
    The minimum age requirement to qualify as an amateur is 9 years old. This means that individuals who are at least 9 years old can participate in amateur activities or competitions.

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  • 49. 

    In the amateur band, what kind of messages should not be transmitted?

    • A.

      Commercial and broadcast messages

    • B.

      Public announcements

    • C.

      Love messages

    • D.

      Religious messages

    Correct Answer
    A. Commercial and broadcast messages
    Explanation
    In the amateur band, transmitting commercial and broadcast messages is not allowed. This is because the amateur band is reserved for non-commercial use and is primarily used for personal communication, experimentation, and emergency communication. Transmitting commercial and broadcast messages would violate the regulations and purpose of the amateur band.

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  • 50. 

    How many classes of amateurs are there in the Philippines?

    • A.

      4

    • B.

      3

    • C.

      5

    • D.

      6

    Correct Answer
    A. 4
    Explanation
    Class A, B, C, D

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