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Audel questions and answers for electrician's examinations
Rosenberg, Paul.
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All new fourteenth edition.
Publication Information:
Indianapolis, Ind. : Wiley Pub., [2004]

Physical Description:
vi, 306 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
General Note:
Rev. ed. of: Questions and answers for electricians examinations. 13th ed. 1999, revised by Paul Rosenberg.

Includes index.
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Questions and answers for electricians examinations.
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Your study guide for success

To pass the state licensing exam, you need knowledge and confidence. This comprehensive review guide gives you plenty of both. It's packed with sample questions to help you focus your efforts, review material on all aspects of the 2002 National Electrical Code (NEC), the lowdown on business competency requirements, and tips for studying and test-taking that will help you conquer any anxiety.
* Learn the definitions, specifications, and regulations of the 2002 NEC
* Find answers to questions you can expect on license exams
* Brush up on taxes, unemployment, workers compensation, OSHA, lien laws, and other aspects of the business competency exam
* Get up to speed on telecommunications issues
* Review electrical laws, components, and circuits, motors, controllers, generators, distribution, welding, transformers, safety, and more
* Boost your confidence with studying and test-taking tips

Author Notes

Paul Rosenberg is a master electrician with extensive experience in all aspects of the industry. A Board member of the Fiber Optics Association, he created the first installation standard for optical fiber (ANSI-NEIS-301) and is the author of Audel Electrician's Pocket Manual, 2nd Edition.

Table of Contents

Introduction.Tips on Taking Tests
Business Competency Examinations
Electrical Symbols
List of Symbols
Signaling System Outlets.Signaling System Outlets
Chapter 1 Review Definitions
Chapter 2 Ohm's Law and Other Electrical Formulas.Series Circuits
Parallel Circuits.Units of Area and Resistance
Skin Effect
Voltage-Drop Calculations
Formulas for Determining Alternating Current in Alternating-Current Circuits
Formulas for Combining Resistance and Reactance
Relative Conductivity
Chapter 3 Power and Power Factor
Chapter 4 Lighting
Chapter 5 Branch Circuits and Feeders
Chapter 6 Transformer Principles and Connections
Chapter 7 Wiring Design and Protection
Chapter 8 Wiring Methods and Materials
Chapter 9 Batteries and Rectification
Chapter 10 Voltage Generation
Chapter 11 Equipment for General Use
Chapter 12 Motors
Chapter 13 Motor Controls.Common Symbols for Motor Controls
Chapter 14 Special Occupancies and Hazardous (Classified) Locations
Chapter 15 Grounding and Ground Testing.Answers to Questions 15-46 to 15-74
Chapter 16 Data & Communications Wiring