Stray Signals

ARRL Releases Technician Element 2 Question Pool Errata #2


The NCVEC Question Pool Committee has released the latest errata for the 2018 – 2022 Technician, Element 2, question pool, which goes into effect on July 1, 2018. These changes are reflected in new download files dated February 12, 2018.

T1B06 (B) — Modified distractors B, C, and D.

T1B06 (B) — On which HF bands does a Technician class operator have phone privileges?

B. 10 meter band only

C. 80 meter, 40 meter, 15 meter, and 10 meter bands

D. 30 meter band only 

T1B07 — Modified question: changed “frequencies” to “frequency ranges” 

T1B10 — Modified all distractors:

A. 10 meter, 12 meter, 17 meter, and 40 meter bands

B. 10 meter, 15 meter, 40 meter, and 80 meter bands

C. 30 meter band only

D. 10 meter band only

T1B12 — Distractor C: should read “500 ‘watts’” 

T1E02 — Distractor A and C: should be “Amateur Extra ‘Class’” 

T1E09 — Distractor D: corrected to “All ‘of’ these choices are correct” 

T2A01 — Distractors A and D: “Mhz” corrected to “MHz” in both 

T2A03 — Distractors A and D: “Mhz” corrected to “MHz” in both 

T2A11 — Modified question: new wording 

T2A11 — What term describes an amateur station that is transmitting and receiving on the same frequency? 

T2B06 — Modified distractor C: changed “Echolink” to “C. EchoLink” 

T2C07 — Distractor D: corrected to “All of ‘these’ choices are correct” 

T3A07 — Distactor D: changed to “Ferromagnetic”

T3A12 — Modified question: “How might fog and light rain affect radio range on the 10 ‘meter and’ 6 ‘meter bands’?”

Distractor D: should read “’Fog’ and Rain” 

T3C06 — Correct answer modified: A. tropospheric ducting

T3C06 — Modified B. removed hyphen in D layer

T3C06 — Modified C. removed hyphen in F2 layer 

T3C07 — Modified all distractors

A. 10 meter band

B. 6 meter band

C. 2 meter band

D. 70 centimeter band 

T3C10 — Modified distractor A, B, and C.

A. 6 or 10 meter bands

B. 23 centimeter band

C. 70 centimeter or 1.25 meter bands 

T4A01 — Modified question wording: “transceiver,” removed “s”

T4A01 — Distractor D: corrected to “All of these ‘choices’ are correct” 

T4A06 — Distractor D: capitalized “DC” 

T4B — Modified syllabus topics: removed repeater offsets, added “transceiver operation” 

T4B11 — DELETED question.  Renumbered last 3 questions in section T4B:

T4B12 to T4B11; T4B13 to T4B12, and T4B14 to T4B13 

T5C13 — Modified question: “What is a unit of impedance?” 

T5D06 — Distractor D: changed “8 Ohms” to “8 ohms” 

T8B04 — Question wording and all distractors modified to:

T8B04 (D) What mode of transmission is commonly used by amateur radio satellites?



C. CW/data

D. All of these choices are correct 

T8C10 — Global modified term “Echolink” to “EchoLink” in question and all distractors 

T8D07 — Modified question: removed “or Digital Migration Radio” 

T0B02 — Distractor D: removed “the” before the word “these”



Read the full article at STRAY SIGNALS does not claim ownership of the article.

Comments are closed.

tạp chí gia đình tạp chí mẹ và bé tư vấn xây nhà