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Telecom and Broadcasting Laws

ECE Board Exam April 2001


When is coordination with the telephone company needed when an underground service entrance
will be used as the most feasible and economical way?
Decision of depth of conduit at interconnection point

ECE Board Exam November 2000


An Order signed by former President F. Ramos last March 1998 providing the national policy in the
operation and use of international satellite communications in the Philippines.
Executive Order 467

ECE Board Exam April 2000


Which body in the present ITU structure took the place of CCITT?
ITU-T

ECE Board Exam November 1999


One of the major components required under the global maritime distress and safety system.
Provision of radiotelegraph operator

ECE Board Exam Aprll 1999


Which conference in the lTU structure does the Telecommunications DevelopmentBureau report?
WTDC

ECE Board Exam November 1998


One of the following is not the major components required on board ship under the
global maritime distress and safely system.
Radio operator telegraphy onboard

-- major components required on board ship under the global maritime distress and safely system.
----
On board radio facilities
Shore base facilities
Radio personnel onboard
ECE Board Exam April 1998
Which of the following is designated as the international distress, safety and calling frequency for
radio telephony for stations of the maritime mobile service when using frequencies in the authorized
bands between 156 and 174 MHz?
156.8 MHz

ECE Board Exam 1997


Professional Regulation Commission was created under ____________
PD 223

ECE Board Exam November 1996


The maximum power suggested by KBP on 919 - 1312 AM broadcast station in Metro Manila is
20 kW

ECE Board Exam March 1996


The potential difference between any exposed structure to ground in any electrical installation should
not exceed _____ volts RMS
45

ECE Board Exam April March 1996


When is Electronics and Communications Engineer supervision required under Department order
No.88?
Standard AM broadcast with a carrier power of 5 kilowatts.

ECE Board Exam November 2000


which of the following penalty is provide under the existing telecommunication law, should an
international carrier unable to comply with its obligation to provide local exchange service in un-
served and under-served areas within three years from grant of authority?
Cancellation of its authority

ECE Board Exam April 2000


Which part ofthe housing system in ECE code is a circular opening through the floor structure to
allow the passage of cable and wire?
Sleeve

ECE Board Exam November 1999


Which position does a maritime ship main antenna have, when it is connected to the reserve
transmitter and receiver?
Emergency transmitter

ECE Board Exam April 1999


What is the main principle used by ITU in determining the distribution of the orbit/spectrum
resources?
Efficient use and equitable access

ECE Board Exam November 1998


A law that specifically requires the services of a duly registered Electronics and Communications
Engineer in the designing, installation and construction, operation and maintenance of radio stations.
Dept. Order 88

ECE Board Exam April 1998


What is the basic qualification of an applicant for public carrier network before a Certificate of Public
Convenience or a Provisional Authority is issued?
Franchise

ECE Board Exam April 1997


The institutionalization of the Continuing Professional Education (CPE) program of the various
regulated professions under the supervision of the Professional Regulation Communication.
E.O. No. 266

ECE Board Exam November 1996


An agency of the United Nations that formulates standards and recommended practices for all civil
aviation.
ICAO
ECE Board Exam March 1996
Judgment on the case against an ECE shall became final and executory after
30 days

ECE Board Exam April 1997


The basic law providing for the regulation of radio station, communications in the Philippines and
other purposes.
Act. No. 3846

ECE Board Exam November 1996


The lowest resistance grounding on earth
Surface loam soil

ECE Board Exam March 1996


Which one is not the basic electrical protection measure in the Philippine Electronic Codes?
Undergrounding

ECE Board Exam April 2001


Designated year for the full implementation of the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System
1999

ECE Board Exam November 2000


Which of the following shall be complied by an international ship pursuant to the global maritime
distress and safety system implemented last 1999?
A radio telegraph operator

ECE Board Exam April 2000


Position of maritime ship main antenna, when the radio watch is secured or when the ship is in
electical storm.
Grounded

ECE Board Exam November 1999


Referred to as Iinkage by wire, radio, satellie or other means, of two or more telecommunications
carrier or operators with one another for the purpose of allowing or enabling the subscriber or one
carrier or operator to access or reach the subscribers of the carrier or operator
interconnection

ECE Board Exam April 1999


NTC cannot grant one of the following, an authority to operate a cable television systemwithin the
same franchise area covered by any provisional Authority or Certificate of Authority previously
granted by the Commission.
New entrant has more financial support

ECE Board Exam November 1998


Which band that channel 14 of the television channel belongs?
UHF Band

ECE Board Exam April 1998


The latest government regulation in the telecommuhlwtlon which provides policy for the provision of
local exchange carrier service.
E.O. 109

ECE Board Exam November 1997


Any governmental oftice responsible in discharging the obligations undertaken in the convention
ofthe ITU and the regulation.
Administration

ECE Board Exam April 1997


Listing of the date and time events, programs, equipment, test, malfunctions and corrections
in communication system.
Log

ECE Board Exam April 2000


A privilege conferred upon a telecommunications entity by Congress, authorizing an entity to engage
in a certain type of telecommunications service.
Franchise
ECE Board Exam November 2000
Where does the secretary general in the organizational structure of present ITU report?
Council

ECE Beard Exam April 2000


This is a terminal where riser cable pairs are terminated to serve portion an entire floor of a building.
Riser terminal

ECE Board Exam November 1999


Refers to one possible cause for an abrupt frequency variation in one self - excited transmitter
oscillator circuits resulting to a poor frequency stability to hold a constant oscillation.
Poor soldered connections.

ECE Board Exam April 1999


Referred to as the device which diverts high transient voltage to the ground and away from the
equipment thus protected.
Arrester

ECE Board Exam November 1998


The international Radio Consultative Committee is referred to in international radio communications
as ________.
CCIR

ECE Board Exam April 1998


The executive branch of government in charge of policy making in the telecommunication.
Department of Transportation and Communications

ECE Board Exam November 1997


A govemmenl regulation in telecommunication which provide policy to improve the provision of local
exchange carrier service.
E.O. 109
ECE Board Exam November 2000
What is the maximum number of lines for any building other than a one or two story residential
building to be required a service entrance facility under ECE building code?
Three lines

ECE Board Exam April 2000


Who issues an authority to install, operate, and maintain a cable television system or render
a television service with a specified area in the country?
National Telecommunications commission

ECE Board Exam November 1999


An entity providing transmission and switching of telecommunications services primarily but not
limited to voice, in geographic area anywhere in the country.
Local exchange operator

ECE Board Exam April 1999


When could cable TV operator lease or sublease its capaclty?
lf he has capacity.

ECE Board Exam November 1998


An entity, relying on the transmission, switching and local distribution facilities of local exchange and
inter-exchange operators, and overseas carriers, offers enhanced services beyond those ordinarily
provided by such carriers.
Value-added service provider

ECE Board Exam November 1998


Who is the principal administrator of Republic Act 7925?
NTC

ECE Board Exam November 2000


An act which was passed by Congress providing for the installation, operation and maintenance of a
public telephone in each and every municipality in the country.
R.A. No. 6849
ECE Board Exam April 2000
When was Republic Act No. 7925, one of the major telecommunications law became effective?
March 21, 1995

ECE Board Exam November 1999


At what position does a maritime ship main antenna have, when it is open circuited and that any
auxiliary antenna is/are connected to the main receiver?
Direction Finder

ECE Board Exam November 1998


Known as the Maritime Communications Law which was enacted December 5, 1927.
R.A. No. 3396

ECE Board Exam April 2000


Which two of the following documents are required to be signed and sealed by an ECE under ECE
building code in preparing for a service entrance housing facilities.
Specifications & Bill of Materials

ECE Board Exam November 1999


The latest issued telecommunications law which addresses the public telecommunication regulation
Rep Act. 7925

ECE Board Exam April 2000


What authority does National Telecommunications Communication issue to a public
telecommunications carrier applicant after it was issued Congressional Franchise?
Certificate of public convenience and necessity

ECE Board Exam November 1999


A new regulation recently issued (March 1999) by the National Telecommunications Commission
providing for the guideline for mobile personal communication having a global coverage using
satellite
GMPCS
ECE Board Exam November 1999
What are the two legislative functions of the International Telecommunications Union in its
international conference issues on orbital resources?
Allocates frequency bands for the services and determine the principle of distribution of the
orbit/spectrum resources

ECE Board Exam April 2000


When can telecommunications entity provide value-added service in its area?
Upon approval of NTC, when other VAS operators are not discriminated in rate and access,
and has separate books of account

ECE Board Exam November 1999


A series of closets connected by slots or short conduit sleeves between floors or open shaft of the
building.
Riser shaft

ECE Board Exam April 2000


Who is the new Commissioner ofthe National Telecommunications Communications?
Joseph Santiago

ECE Board Exam November 1999


What is me minimum carrier power output of a standard AM broadcast where effective and direct
supervision of an Electronics and Communications Engineer is required?
1 KW

ECE Board Exam November 2000


in cable facilities for a building communications service, _________ is referred to as the physical
cable within a building or series of buildings which may include both main cable pairs and house
cable pairs but not station wiring cable.
building cable

ECE Board Exam November 1999


A telephone company's cable entering a building from telephone cable feeder to the main cross-
connecting a paint within the building,
Entrance cable

ECE Board Exam November 1999


It is a non-combustible tubing which encases the riser cable between enclosed type metallic terminal
cabinets or boxes.
Riser conduit

ECE Board Exam November 2000


Which part of housing of a building cable system has the same function as the slot but circular in
shape?
Sleeve
ECE Board Exam November 2000
Which band is allocated to Short Range Radio Service in the country?
UHF

ECE Board Exam November 2000


The National Telecommunications Commission can grant an authority to operate acable television
system within the same franchise area covered by any provisional Authority or Certificate of Authority
previously granted by the Commission within a minimum number of _________ upon determination
of cause pursuant to E.O 436.
2 years

ECE Board Exam November 2000 .


A telecommunications law that deregulates the paging services in the country
R.A. 7925