Rules And Regulation

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Regulation Quizzes & Trivia

Some say rules are made to be broken, others say that without them we’re nothing but savages – today, rules and regulations are the focus of this quiz. How many questions on the topic can you get right?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the government agency which grants permits for the use of radio frequencies for wireless telephone and telegraph systems and radio communication systems including amateur radio stations and radio television broadcasting systems?
    • A. 

      Department of Transportation and Communication

    • B. 

      National Telecommunications Commission

    • C. 

      Department of Tourism

    • D. 

      Bureau of Telecommunications Commission

  • 2. 
    How long must be a radio logbook be kept?
    • A. 

      2 years

    • B. 

      1 years

    • C. 

      3 years

    • D. 

      5 years

  • 3. 
    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. 

      1000 watts

    • B. 

      250 watts

    • C. 

      100 watts

    • D. 

      500 watts

  • 4. 
    NTC may grant the authorization to install and operate a repeater to whom?
    • A. 

      Anyone with a repeater purchased from an authorized vendor

    • B. 

      Only to duly recognized amateur associations, clubs or societies

    • C. 

      All SEC-registered radio groups

    • D. 

      Only to licensed radio operators

  • 5. 
    What shall an amateur do upon knowing his station is causing harmful interference to the operation of any existing station?
    • A. 

      Fix radio transmitter within 24hours

    • B. 

      Cease operation immediately

    • C. 

      Notify NTC within 7 days

    • D. 

      Contact affected station immediately

  • 6. 
    The Philippines is under what ITU region?
    • A. 

      Region I

    • B. 

      Region II

    • C. 

      Region III

    • D. 

      Region IV

  • 7. 
    What may an amateur, whose license has expired for more than 5 years, do to become licensed again (subject to the assignment of a different callsign)?
    • A. 

      Nothing. Just update the contact information.

    • B. 

      Pay penalty and pass the appropriate examination.

    • C. 

      Pay prescribed fees for a new license to NTC

    • D. 

      Pass the appropriate examination and pay prescribed fees for a new license to NTC

  • 8. 
    What application should be filed with the NTC when an amateur license has been lost, mutilated or destroyed?
    • A. 

      Affidavit of lost, mutilated or destroyed

    • B. 

      Certified true copy

    • C. 

      Duplicate license

    • D. 

      New license

  • 9. 
    How long should a radio logbook with distress traffic be kept?
    • A. 

      2 years

    • B. 

      5 years

    • C. 

      10 years

    • D. 

      15 years

  • 10. 
    To secure a Class B amateur license, a registered Electronics and Communications Engineer shall be required to pass the examination for what element?
    • A. 

      Element I

    • B. 

      Element II

    • C. 

      Element III

    • D. 

      Element IV

  • 11. 
    What government agency is responsible for the regulation of the amateur radio service in the Philippines?
    • A. 

      DOTC

    • B. 

      PARA

    • C. 

      DOT

    • D. 

      NTC

  • 12. 
    What is the maximum number of letters in the suffix of a callsign does NTC issue?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      5

  • 13. 
    What general subject is covered by Element 3 for Class C examination?
    • A. 

      Rules and Regulations

    • B. 

      Amateur Radio Practice

    • C. 

      Fundamentals of Electronics and Electricity

    • D. 

      Circuit Components

  • 14. 
    What is required if a continuous portable operation exceeds four (4) months in any other call area? 
    • A. 

      Modification of the station license

    • B. 

      New license

    • C. 

      Permit to operate

    • D. 

      Permit to transmit to other call area

  • 15. 
    A Class B amateur license is also known as ____?
    • A. 

      Technician Class

    • B. 

      Foundation Class

    • C. 

      Extra Class

    • D. 

      General Class

  • 16. 
    The Technician Class is also know as ____?
    • A. 

      Class A

    • B. 

      Class B

    • C. 

      Class C

    • D. 

      Class D

  • 17. 
    What term means telecommunications by means of radio waves conducted by or among authorized amateurs on a non-commercial basis?
    • A. 

      Amateur Radio Broadcast

    • B. 

      Amateur Radio Communications

    • C. 

      Amateur Radio Telecommunications

    • D. 

      Amateur Radio Transmission

  • 18. 
    What is one of the frequencies of the emergency channel on the 2 meter band?
    • A. 

      125MHz +/- 25 khz

    • B. 

      145MHz +/- 25 khz

    • C. 

      155MHz +/- 25 khz

    • D. 

      175MHz +/- 25 khz

  • 19. 
    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 Movable Station

    • B. 

      Amateur Radio Station

    • C. 

      Amateur Mobile Station

    • D. 

      Amateur Portable Station

  • 20. 
    How much shall NTC fine a firm, company, corporation or association found to have illegally purchased a base transceiver?
    • A. 

      P5,000

    • B. 

      P5,000 or 6 months imprisonment

    • C. 

      P5,000 and 6 months community service

    • D. 

      P5,000 - P 15, 000 depending on the brand of the transceiver

  • 21. 
    What frequency range on 40-meter HF can be used by amateurs in the Philippines?
    • A. 

      6.800-7.000 MHz

    • B. 

      7.000-7.200 MHz

    • C. 

      7.300-7.600 MHz

    • D. 

      7.800-8.000 MHz

  • 22. 
    A least how many licensed members must a club have, as one of the requirements, to be accredited by the NTC?
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      30

    • C. 

      35

    • D. 

      50

  • 23. 
    A radio station in the amateur service installed on board a vehicle or vessel and intended to be used while in motion or during halts at unspecified points is an _____?
    • A. 

      Amateur Mobile Station

    • B. 

      Amateur Portable Station

    • C. 

      Amateur Radio Station

    • D. 

      Amateur Movable Station

  • 24. 
    If a Class C amateur passes the examination for an upgrade to Class B, how does he effect the upgrade in his license?
    • A. 

      New amateur license

    • B. 

      Upgrade of amateur license

    • C. 

      Modification of amateur license

    • D. 

      Permit to upgrade of amateur license

  • 25. 
    What is the maximum effectivity period of license NTC may issue to a new qualified applicant or for renewal of license with appropriate applications submitted?
    • A. 

      2 years

    • B. 

      3 years

    • C. 

      4 years

    • D. 

      5 years

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