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Chapter 4



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

 1. 

When using an analog ohmmeter, a reading of infinity indicates a(n) ____.
a.
wide range of values
c.
open circuit
b.
power failure
d.
closed circuit
 

 2. 

The ____ meter measures the amount of power consumed over a specific amount of time.
a.
true RMS
c.
megohmmeter
b.
kilowatt-hour
d.
in-line ammeter
 

 3. 

A(n) ____ is used to measure the resistance of a circuit or circuit component.
a.
ammeter
c.
voltmeter
b.
ohmmeter
d.
continuity tester
 

 4. 

____ provide accurate measurement of AC values in environments with harmonics.
a.
Analog multimeters
c.
Watt-hour meters
b.
Basic VOMs
d.
True RMS meters
 

 5. 

A voltmeter that uses a moving pointer or needle to indicate a value on a scale is called a(n) ____.
a.
continuity tester
c.
digital meter
b.
voltage tester
d.
analog meter
 

 6. 

____ ammeters are by far the most often used type of ammeter.
a.
In-line
c.
Multiwire
b.
Clamp-on
d.
Auto-ranging
 



 
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