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Chapter 11



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

Redheads are antishort bushings used with ____ cable.
a.
Type NM
c.
Type MC
b.
Type AC
d.
Type UF
 

 2. 

The branch-circuit cable run that goes from the service panel or subpanel to the first electrical box of the circuit is called a(n)____.
a.
full run
c.
feeder
b.
angler
d.
home run
 

 3. 

When Type NM cable is run exposed where it passes through a floor, the cable must be protected for the entire length or for at least ____ inches from where it comes through the floor.
a.
two
c.
six
b.
four
d.
eight
 

 4. 

When a RomexTM cable is brought through a hole in a building framing member, the cable must be formed in a ____to ensure that the cable is not bent too sharply.
a.
threaded hub
c.
loop
b.
jug handle
d.
fish bend
 

 5. 

In accessible attics, guard strips are not required when ____.
a.
the cable is more than six feet from the scuttle hole
b.
the cable is run across the face of the rafters and is within seven feet of the floor
c.
the cable is run across the top of joists
d.
the cable is run along the sides of joists or rafters
 

 6. 

When installing cable, the radius of the curve of the inner edge of any bend must not be ____ the diameter of the cable.
a.
less than five times
c.
greater than two times
b.
less than two times
d.
greater than four times
 



 
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