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April 29, 2021

How many manned moon landings have there been?

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Which is the largest of the United States?

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Which of these scientific units is named for an Italian nobleman?

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April 22, 2021

TRUE OR FALSE: All antenna systems need a ground reference and must be metallic.

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Which two University of Alabama coaches served as both head baseball coach and head football coach during their coaching careers? (choose two)

Please select 2 correct answers

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Viruses have either an RNA genome or a DNA genome. What is the current estimated average mutation rate of RNA viruses as compared with DNA viruses?

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April 15, 2021

TRUE OR FALSE: Before the FCC went to incentive licensing in 1967, the Extra class license granted “extra privileges” to the General class license.

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Which band is known as the “top” band?

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When was 146.52 MHz first adopted as the 2 meter simplex frequency?

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April 1, 2021

What city had the world’s first traffic cops?

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The world’s first three traffic cops were assigned to London Bridge in the 18th Century to enforce new traffic laws that required carts coming into the city to keep to the west side of the bridge and carts leaving the city to keep to the east side.

In what year were the first aerial traffic reports broadcast?

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The first aerial traffic reports were broadcast from the Goodyear blimp in New York City in 1936.

The first en route air traffic control center was located in:

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February 18, 2021

The end-fed Zepp antenna received its name from what early usage?

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The first harmonic of 7.1 MHz is:

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What band privileges did novice operators originally have?

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February 4, 2021

Which of these has the longest wavelength?

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What is Andromeda?

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Which of these units would you use to measure the total amount of energy needed to lift a weight a certain distance?

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January 21, 2021

TRUE or FALSE: All antenna systems need a ground reference.

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TRUE or FALSE: It was once possible to hold two classes of amateur license simultaneously.

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When were the first 10-year amateur licenses issued?

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January 7, 2021

What is the rarest blood type?

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How many bones are there in the human body?

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How often does the moon orbit the Earth?

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