Telecom Cable Techician Quiz

3 Questions | Total Attempts: 521

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Cable Quizzes & Trivia

This is a short quiz to test your general knowledge of telecommunication cabling to include data,voice,video, and outside plant. This test is intended for the new technician with 0-2 years experience, but if you are a seasoned cabling tech there is nothing wrong with testing your knowledge too.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many cable pairs are in a Catogory 5e cable
    • A. 


    • B. 


    • C. 


    • D. 


  • 2. 
    What is NEXT stand for
    • A. 

      Near end crossed pairs

    • B. 

      Near end talk pairs

    • C. 

      Near end cross talk

  • 3. 
    What is attenuation
    • A. 

      The gain of a signal measured in db's

    • B. 

      The loss of a signal measured in db's

    • C. 

      The attenuating circumstances when cables are crossed