Basic Electrician's Examination

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Basic Electrician Examination


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Fill in the Blank

What color is a green ground screw? __________.

Home inspectors are known as _____________.

We all know that in winter months, that if you walk barefooted a lot across the carpet, that electricity is stored in your fingertips. _____

If you do not touch another person or something metallic and release this electricity within a certain time frame based on your height and weight, will your fingertips blow off? _____

If you have a 240 v 7.5 HP 3 Phase motor that is 500' away from the panel, what size umbilical cord is required to start this motor? _____

Whenever you unplug something from the wall outlet real fast, the
electricity that didn't make it back into the wall outlet is stored for how long in the appliance cord? _____

True / False

Electricity will leak out of pipes if they are not connected with rain tight fittings. _____

To trip a circuit breaker, you must stick your foot out as it walks by. _____

When dealing with conduit, the O.D. must exceed the I.O. or the hole will be on the outside. _____

A keyless fixture cannot be unlocked. _____

A circuit breaker reads "20" on the handle. This means it can only trip 20 times before it is worn out. _____

If you plug something 110 volts into a 120 volt outlet, 10 volts will leak out and make a mess. _____

The gage of wire tells you how many plugs you can hook to it. _____

When hooking up a 200 volt heater, you must use 220 volt wire. _____

When pulling two 4/0 wires into a 1/2" PVC conduit, the PVC stands for "Pipe Very Crowded." _____

A flush mount device may only be hooked up to a toilet. _____

Service Entrance Conductors purchased from an electrical parts house with current already in them are very dangerous to install. _____

High voltage wire is used in the upper levels of tall buildings whereas low voltage wire is usually found in basements or underground. _____

If you have a molded case circuit breaker, the mold can be washed off with warm soapy water. _____

When landing a conductor runway light's are needed. _____


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Joe Tedesco, NEC Consultant

www.nachi.org/tedescobook.htm

Originally Posted By: gbeaumont
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Joe T wrote:
When dealing with conduit, the O.D. must exceed the I.D. or the hole will be on the outside. _____


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Regards

Gerry


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Gerry Beaumont
NACHI Education Committee
e-mail : education@nachi.org
NACHI phone 484-429-5466

Inspection Depot Education
gbeaumont@inspectiondepot.com

"Education is a journey, not a destination"