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To report serial number 23NCI16 over the sound-powered telephone circuit, you would report the serial number in what way?
1. Too, three, november, charlie, india,
wun, six
2. Too, tree, november, charlie, india,
wun, six
3. Two, tree, november, charlie, india,
wun, six
4. Two, tree, november, charlie, india,
wun, sics
2. Too, tree, november, charlie, india,
wun, six
It’s important for you to remember that the mouthpiece and earpiece of sound-powered telephones are interchangeable for which of
the following reasons?
1. Two people can talk at once
2. They can be interchanged if a piece breaks
3. Undesirable noises can be fed into the
system
4. Both 2 and 3 above
4. Both 2 and 3 above
The headset of sound-powered telephones is picked up as a unit for which of the following reasons?
1. To make sure you have all the parts
2. To avoid breaking them
3. Both 1 and 2 above
4 In case the earpiece is missing
3. Both 1 and 2 above
When using the mouthpiece of a
sound-powered phone set to report contacts,how far from your mouth should you position the mouthpiece?
1. 1/2 to 1 inch
2. 1 to 2 inches
3. 2 to 3 inches
4. 3 to 4 inches
1. 1/2 to 1 inch
Why should you unplug a phone’s headset
when it’s not in use?
1. To keep the user costs down
2. Earpieces will pick up noise and transmit it over the circuit
3. Carbon will build up at the connectors
4. Calls from other circuits won’t go through
2. Earpieces will pick up noise and transmit it over the circuit
Aboard ship, there are how many categories of shipboard sound-powered phone circuits?
1. One
2. Two
3. Three
4. Four
3. Three
What category of shipboard telephone circuits is designed to maintain vital communications and are preceded by the letter X?
1. Primary system
2. Auxiliary system
3. Supplementary system
4. Command circuit
2. Auxiliary system
Which of the following sound-powered phone circuits is used as the CO’s battle circuit?
1. JA
2. JC
3. JL
4. 1JV
1. JA
To keep the meaning of a message intact when standing duty as a telephone talker, what action should you take?
1. Speak loudly
2. Repeat the message word for word
3. Paraphrase what you hear
4. Speak rapidly to transmit the message quickly
1. Speak loudly
Which of the following statements is a rule for circuit discipline?
1. Transmit only official messages
2. Keep the button in the OFF position when
not transmitting
3. Use only standard words and phrases
4. All of the above
4. All of the above
Which of the following elements is included when taking a message?
1. Name of caller
2. Message
3. Time and date
4. Each of the above
4. Each of the above
The IVCS has which of the following
components?
1. Terminals
2. Accessories
3. ICSCs
4. All of the above
4. All of the above
Within the IVCS, what is the purpose of the ICSCs?
1. To perform switching actions
2. To keep lines clear
3. To give multi-access to lines
4. To ensure automatic cutoff for
security purposes
1. To perform switching actions
Which of the following shipboard announcing systems is called the general announcing system?
1. 1MC
2. 2MC
3. 3MC
4. 4MC
1. 1MC
Which of the following shipboard announcing systems is used for intership communications?
1. 5MC
2. 6MC
3. 7MC
4. 8MC
2. 6MC
Which of the following shipboard announcing
systems is used for hangar deck damage
control?
1. 39MC
2. 51MC
3. 53MC
4. 58MC
4. 58MC
Which of the following persons is authorized to pass calls over the 1MC?
1. OOD
2. XO
3. CO
4. Each of the above
4. Each of the above
What is the purpose of the 20MC announcing system?
1. Radio room announcing system
2. Flag officer’s command announcing
system
3. Combat information announcing system
4. Captain’s command announcing system
3. Combat information announcing system
Which of the following types of flags and pennants is/are used by the Navy?
1. Substitute flags
2. Numeral pennants
3. International alphabet flags
4. All of the above
4. All of the above
Aboard ship, a man overboard is indicated by what emergency/warning flag?
1. Code Alfa
2. Oscar
3. November Charlie
4. Bravo
2. Oscar
What administrative flag is used to recall
all personnel to the ship?
1. Hotel
2. Juliett
3. Romeo
4. Papa
4. Papa
What administrative flag is flown in port to indicate the ship has ready duty?
1. Hotel
2. India
3. Romeo
4. Quebec
3. Romeo
When under way, the national ensign is
normally flown from what location?
1. The gaff
2. The aftermast
3. The flagstaff
4. The jackstaff
1. The gaff
Which of the following statements defines the term “colors”?
1. Colors give recognition of codes
2. Colors consist of our national ensign along with the union jack
3. Colors are lights on the flagstaff
4. Colors are the flags of foreign ships
2. Colors consist of our national ensign along with the union jack
When a naval ship is in port or at anchor, the union jack is flown from what location?
1. The gaff
2. The jackstaff
3. The aftermast
4. The flagstaff
2. The jackstaff
The U.S. Navy flag is flown in which of the following situations?
1. At official ceremonies or official public gatherings when the Navy is officially a participant
2 In parades
3. In official Navy occasions
4. Each of the above
4. Each of the above
Which of the following flags are half-masted
at the death of the CO?
1. National ensign
2. Union jack
3. Commission pennant
4. Each of the above
4. Each of the above
On small ships, personnel from what watch are responsible for hoisting and hauling down absentee pennants?
1. Security watch
2. Quarterdeck watch
3. Roving watch
4. DC central watch
2. Quarterdeck watch
On large ships, what person is responsible for making sure that special flags or pennants are
displayed to indicate changing events aboard ship?
1. Boatswain’s mate
2. Quarterdeck watch
3. Duty signalman
4. Topside watch
3. Duty signalman
Where is a list of special flags and pennants normally posted as a ready reference for watch standers?
1. Combat information center (CIC)
2. After deck
3. Quarterdeck area
4. Half deck
3. Quarterdeck area
An officer in command entitled to a personal flag is embarked in a boat on an official mission. Where should the pennant be flown?
1. Amid ship
2. In the bow
3. In the stern
4. Yardarm, port
2. In the bow
Identify the phonetic alphabet as it applies to communications
A ALFA
B BRAVO
C CHARLIE
D DELTA
E ECHO
F FOXTROT
G GOLF
H HOTEL
I INDIA
J JULIETT
K KILO
L LIMA
M MIKE
N NOVEMBER
O OSCAR
P PAPA
Q QUEBEC
R ROMEO
S SIERRA
T TANGO
U UNIFORM
V VICTOR
W WHISKEY
X XRAY
Y YANKEE
Z ZULU
You are manning the sound-powered telephone in a repair locker. DC central calls and wants the
serial number of the P-100 pump (23DBCX14)in your repair locker. How should you say this number over the phone?
too, tree, delta, bravo, charlie, xray, wun, fo-wer
The mouthpiece and earpiece of a
sound-powered phone are interchangeable.True or False
True
If you pick up the mouthpiece or the headpiece by itself what could happen
delicate wires could break.
To talk or listen through the phone, what should be done?
To talk or listen through the phone, depress the button located between the transmitter and receiver.
The three categories of sound powered phone circuits are—
a. Primary
b. Auxiliary
c. Supplementary
An XJZ circuit is what kind of circuit
An XJZ circuit is an auxiliary circuit.
The primary system includes
The primary system includes all circuits necessary for controlling armament, engineering, damage control,
maneuvering, and surveillance functions during battle.
These circuits are designated JA through JZ.
Auxiliary circuits are separated as much as possible from primary circuits.
Circuit designations are
the same as the primary system, preceded by the letter X
(XJA, X1JV, and so on).
The supplementary system,
X1J through X61J,what action should you take to talk or listen
through the phone?
All auxiliary and
supplementary circuit designations are preceded by the
letter X, but supplementary circuits are easily identified as
such because they have no letter after the letter J.
What are the components of the sound-powered telephone?
mouthpiece(transmitter)
headband
earpiece
Junction Box
Breastplate
Yoke
Push-Button
Which of the following sound powered phone circuits is used as the COs battle circuit
1. JA
2. JC
3. JL
4. 1JV
1. JA
Some of the practices that make a good phone talker include—
a. Speak clearly and directly into the phone
b. Don’t have food or gum in your mouth
c. Don’t paraphrase messages; repeat them
word for word
d. Speak slowly
e. In an emergency, speak calmly and
precisely
f. Don’t use local accents
Some disciplines that must be followed when talking over sound-powered phone circuits include—
a. Transmit official message only
b. Keep the button in the OFF position except when transmitting
c. Use standard terms and phrases
d. Don’t use slang or profanity
To clear a sound-powered phone circuit to transmit an important message, the sender should say
“silence on the line.”
The proper response upon receipt of a message is
“Repeat message, identify yourself,
and then acknowledge the message.”
The terminal devices used with the IVCS are
a. Network
b. Dial
What does IVCS stand for
Integrated Voice Communications System
Within the IVCS, what acts like a
switchboard and connects the caller with the person who called.
the ICSC
Interior Communications Switching Center
Your phone system is unsecured. When
receiving a call, you should answer the phone by saying
this line is unsecured.
What system is tied into the 1C circuit
The alarm system is tied into the 1C circuit.
What is the 4MC circuit
The 4MC circuit is the damage control circuit.
What shipboard announcing system is called the general announcing system
1MC
Which of the following shipboard announcing systems is used for intership communications
6MC - bullhorn
The first 4 channels of WIFCOM are assigned to—
a. Channel 1—Repair 5
b. Channel 2—Repair 2
c. Channel 3—Repair 3
d. Channel 4—Ship-to-ship communications
Which of the following shipboard announcing system is used for hanger deck damage control
58MC
What is the difference between the 1MC and the 21MC
The 1MC is a one-way system and the 21MC is an intercom with two-way communication.
The 1MC, 2MC, 3MC, & 6MC are all
one way systems
What is the purpose of the DC WIFCOM
DCWIFCOMis the primary means
of DCC within the repair locker area. Then hand-held portable transceivers, repair locker base stations, and a
radiating antenna system provide instantaneous communications between repair lockers and repair locker personnel at the scene and
investigators making damage reports. Each repair locker has an installed base station and four portable hand-held transceivers.
Flags and pennants used by the Navy include
Flags and pennants used by the Navy include the international alphabet flags; numeral pennants and a code/answer pennant; a set
of number flags, special flags, and pennants;and four substitutes or repeaters.
The flag flown for conditions
There is a man overboard -
There are divers in the water -
A general court martial is in session -
Worship service in progress -
The captain is absent -
There is a man overboard - Oscar
There are divers in water- Code Alfa
A general court martial in session -
The Union Jack
Worship service in progress -
Church pennant
The captain is absent - third pennant
When in port, commissioned ships display the national ensign and the union jack where?
The national ensign is flown from the flagstaff at the stern,and the union jack is flown from the jackstaff
at the bow.
What administrative flag is used to recall a personnel to the ship
PAPA
What flag is half masted at the death of the CO
Commission Pennant
A ball is the flagstaff insignia for a
for a captain.
A boat with a halbert insignia on the flagstaff is approaching your ship.
Who is on board and what gun salute is needed
There is a flag or general officer on board, whose official salute is less than 19 guns.
Side boys are paraded for
scheduled official
visits.
A gun salute is fired when the visitor
approaches
approaches and is still clear of the side.
What are the flagstaff insignias
Spread Eagle
Halbert
Ball
Star
Flat truck
What is the purpose of the 20 MC announcing system
Combat information announcing system
Sound powered phones operate on
Sound powered phones operate on your voice power and do not require batteries or an external electrical power source.
When can you secure your phones
Never secure your phones until you have permission to do so
When coiling the lead wire for stowage the loops should be how many inches across
loops should be 8 to 10 inches across
• To hear a message over again say,
• To hear a message over again say, “Say Again”.
Anytime you leave a circuit, always
always request permission
Flagstaff Insignias
• Spread Eagle: for any civilian or flag officer who rates a 19 gun salute or more.
• Halbert: for a flag or general officer who rates less than 19 guns or for a civil official who’s salute is 11 guns but less than 19.
• Ball: Captain and certain diplomats.
• Star: Commander
• Flat Truck: For an officer below the grade of commander