Name: 
 

Chapter 2



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

 1. 

____ is the most commonly used type of nonmetallic sheathed cable.
a.
Type NM-B
c.
Type UF
b.
Type NMS-B
d.
Type SER
 

 2. 

____ raceway is typically made of steel and is galvanized to enable it to resist rusting.
a.
EMT
c.
RMS
b.
FMC
d.
PVC
 

 3. 

Which of the following is true of Type MC cable?
a.
It has a light brown paper covering each conductor.
b.
It uses polyester tape over all of the conductors.
c.
It has aluminum bonding wire in it.
d.
It is only available with two, three, or four conductors.
 

 4. 

____ is a raceway of circular cross section made of a helically wound, formed, interlocked metal strip.
a.
PVC
c.
EMT
b.
RMC
d.
FMC
 

 5. 

____ cable is a three-conductor cable used for underground service installations..
a.
Type MC
c.
Type USE
b.
Type SEU
d.
Type EF
 

 6. 

Electrician often refer to ____ raceway as “Smurf Tube.”
a.
IMT
c.
PVC
b.
RMT
d.
ENT
 



 
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