November 28, 2013

FCC Technician Exam Question Of The Day (T2B01)

Q) What is the term used to describe an amateur station that is transmitting and receiving on the same frequency?

A) Simplex communication


NJ2X Notes:
According to the ITU-T, a simplex circuit is one where signals can flow in only one direction at a time.  Most amateur radio contacts are simplex since they occur on a single frequency.


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Written by: NJ2X, Michael Maher