T1D-2014: Authorized and prohibited transmission: communications with other countries; music; exchange of information with other services; indecent language; compensation for use of station; retransmission of other amateur signals; codes and ciphers; sale of equipment; unidentified transmissions; broadcasting
With which countries are FCC-licensed amateur stations prohibited from exchanging communications?
Any country whose administration has notified the ITU that it objects to such communications
Any country whose administration has notified the ARRL that it objects to such communications
Any country engaged in hostilities with another country
Any country in violation of the War Powers Act of 1934
On which of the following occasions may an FCC-licensed amateur station exchange messages with a U.S. military station?
During an Armed Forces Day Communications Test
During a Memorial Day Celebration
During an Independence Day celebration
During a propagation test
When is the transmission of codes or ciphers that hide the meaning of a message allowed by an amateur station?
Only when transmitting control commands to space stations or radio control craft
Only during contests
Only when operating mobile
Only when frequencies above 1280 MHz are used
What is the only time an amateur station is authorized to transmit music?
When incidental to an authorized retransmission of manned spacecraft communications
When the music produces no spurious emissions
When the purpose is to interfere with an illegal transmission
When the music is transmitted above 1280 MHz
When may amateur radio operators use their stations to notify other amateurs of the availability of equipment for sale or trade?
When the equipment is normally used in an amateur station and such activity is not conducted on a regular basis
When the asking price is $100.00 or less
When the asking price is less than its appraised value
When the equipment is not the personal property of either the station licensee or the control operator or their close relatives
What, if any, are the restrictions concerning transmission of language that may be considered indecent or obscene?
Any such language is prohibited
The FCC maintains a list of words that are not permitted to be used on amateur frequencies
The ITU maintains a list of words that are not permitted to be used on amateur frequencies
There is no such prohibition
What types of amateur stations can automatically retransmit the signals of other amateur stations?
Auxiliary, repeater, or space stations
Auxiliary, beacon, or Earth stations
Beacon, repeater, or space stations
Earth, repeater, or space stations
In which of the following circumstances may the control operator of an amateur station receive compensation for operating the station?
When the communication is incidental to classroom instruction at an educational institution
When engaging in communications on behalf of their employer
When re-broadcasting weather alerts during a RACES net
When notifying other amateur operators of the availability for sale or trade of apparatus
Under which of the following circumstances are amateur stations authorized to transmit signals related to broadcasting, program production, or news gathering, assuming no other means is available?
Only where such communications directly relate to the immediate safety of human life or protection of property
Only when broadcasting communications to or from the space shuttle
Only where noncommercial programming is gathered and supplied exclusively to the National Public Radio network
Only when using amateur repeaters linked to the Internet
What is the meaning of the term “broadcasting” in the FCC rules for the amateur services?
Transmissions intended for reception by the general public
Two-way transmissions by amateur stations
Transmission of music
Transmission of messages directed only to amateur operators
When may an amateur station transmit without identifying?
When transmitting signals to control a model craft
When the transmissions are of a brief nature to make station adjustments
When the transmissions are unmodulated
When the transmitted power level is below 1 watt
Under which of the following circumstances may an amateur radio station engage in broadcasting?
When transmitting code practice, information bulletins, or transmissions necessary to provide emergency communications
Under no circumstances
At any time as long as no music is transmitted
At any time as long as the material being transmitted did not originate from a commercial broadcast station
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