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1 . Which of the following persons is authorized to pass calls over the 1MC?

a. OOD
b. XO
c. CO
d. Each of the above
d. Each of the above
2 . The IVCS has which of the following components?

a. Terminals
b. Accessories
c. ICSC's
d. All of the above
d. All of the above
3 . On small ships, personnel from what watch are responsible for hoisting and hauling down absentee pennants?

a. Security watch
b. Quarterdeck watch
c. Roving watch
d. DC central watch
b. Quarterdeck watch
4 . What administrative flag is used to recall all personnel to the ship?

a. Hotel
b. Juliett
c. Romeo
d. Papa
d. Papa
5 . What is the purpose of the 20MC announcing system?

a. Radio room announcing system
b. Flag officer^s command announcing system
c. Combat information announcing system
d. Captain's command announcing system
c. Combat information announcing system
6 . Which of the following shipboard announcing systems is called the general announcing system?

a. 1MC
b. 2MC
c. 3MC
d. 4MC
a. 1MC
7 . Which of the following types of flags and pennants is/are used by the Navy?

a. Substitute flags
b. Numeral pennants
c. International alphabet flags
d. All of the above
d. All of the above
8 . Aboard ship, a man overboard is indicated by what emergency to the ship?

a. Code Alfa
b. Oscar
c. November Charlie
d. Bravo
b. Oscar
9 . It is important for you to remember that the mouthpiece and earpiece of sound-powered telephones are interchangeable for which of the following reasons?

a. Two people can talk at once
b. They can be interchanged if a piece breaks
c. Undesirable noises can be fed into the system
d. Both b and c above
d. Both b and c above
10 . What administrative flag is flown in port to indicate the ship has ready duty?

a. Hotel
b. India
c. Romeo
d. Quebec
c. Romeo
11 . Which of the following statements defines the term ^colors^?

a. Colors give recognition of codes
b. Colors consist of our national ensign along with the union jack
c. Colors are lights on the flagstaff
d. Colors are the flags of foreign ships
b. Colors consist of our national ensign along with the union jack
12 . To report serial number 23NC116 over the sound-powered telephone circuit, you would report the serial number in what way?

a. Too, three, november, charlie, india, wun, six
b. Too, tree, november, charlie, india, wun, six
c. Two, tree, november, charlie, india, wun, six
d. Two, tree, november, charlie, india, wun, sics
b. Too, tree, november, charlie, india, wun, six
13 . Which of the following statements is a rule for circuit discipline?

a. Transmit only official messages
b. Keep the button in the OFF position when not transmitting
c. Use only standard words and phrases
d. All of the above
d. All of the above
14 . Why should you unplug a phone^s headset when it^s not in use?

a. To keep the user costs down
b. Earpieces will pick up noise and transmit it over the circuit
c. Carbon will build up at the connectors
d. Calls from other circuits wont go through
b. Earpieces will pick up noise and transmit it over the circuit
15 . When using the mouthpiece of a sound-powered phone set to report contacts, how far from your mouth should you position the mouthpiece?

a. 1/2 to 1 inch
b. 1 to 2 inches
c. 2 to 3 inches
d. 3 to 4 inches
a. 1/2 to 1 inch
16 . Where is a list of special flags and pennants normally posted as a ready reference for watch standers?

a. Combat information center (CIC)
b. After deck
c. Quarterdeck area
d. Half deck
c. Quarterdeck area
17 . Which of the following elements is included when taking a message?

a. Name of caller
b. Message
c. Time and date
d. Each of the above
d. Each of the above
18 . To keep the meaning of a message intact when standing duty as a telephone talker, what action should you take?

a. Speak loudly
b. Repeat the message word for word
c. Paraphrase what you hear
d. Speak rapidly to transmit the message quickly
b. Repeat the message word for word
19 . Which of the following flags are half-masted at the death of the CO?

a. National ensign
b. Union jack
c. Commission pennant
d. Each of the above
d. Each of the above
20 . The headset of sound-powered telephones is picked up as a unit for which of the following reasons?

a. To make sure you have all the parts
b. To avoid breaking them
c. To avoid losing them
d. Both a and b above
d. Both a and b above
21 . Which of the following shipboard announcing systems is used for hangar deck damage control?

a. 39MC
b. 51MC
c. 53MC
d. 58MC
d. 58MC
22 . What category of shipboard telephone circuits is designed to maintain vital communications and are preceded by the letter X?

a. Primary system
b. Auxiliary system
c. Supplementary system
d. Command circuit
b. Auxiliary system
23 . When under way, the national ensign is normally flown from what location?

a. The gaff
b. The aftermast
c. The flagstaff
d. The jackstaff
a. The gaff
24 . On large ships, what person is responsible for making sure that special flags or pennants are displayed to indicate changing events aboard ship?

a. Boatswain^s mate
b. Quarterdeck watch
c. Duty signalman
d. Topside watch
c. Duty signalman
25 . An officer in command entitled to a personnel flag is embarked in a boat on an official mission. Where should the pennant be flown?

a. Amid ship
b. In the bow
c. In the stern
d. Yardarm, port
b. In the bow
26 . The U.S. Navy flag is flown in which of the following situations?

a. At official ceremonies or official public gatherings when the Navy is officially a participant
b. In parades
c. In official Navy occasions
d. Each of the above
d. Each of the above
27 . Aboard ship, there are how many categories of shipboard sound-powered phone circuits?

a. One
b. Two
c. Three
d. Four
c. Three
28 . When a naval ship is in port or at anchor, the union jack is flown from what location?

a. The gaff
b. The jackstaff
c. The aftermast
d. The flagstaff
b. The jackstaff
29 . Which of the following sound-powered phone circuits is used as the CO^s battle circuit?

a. JA
b. JC
c. JL
d. 1JV
a. JA