Quiz 2 – PAT Testing Basics

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PAT Testing Basics

Inspecting and Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT Testing) isn't just about electricity.  Anybody carrying out the role needs a good understanding of electrical equipment in general and knowledge of the terminology we use.  If you are new to the role, this quiz may be quite challenging.  If you are experienced, it should be straight forward.

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Which one of the following indicates that the flex is 3 core?

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Assuming a 230V supply, a 2.3kW heater actually draws how many amps?

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Which of the pieces of information on a flex indicate it's core cross-sectional area?

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Who should determine when a appliance should next be inspected or tested?

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An Extra Low Voltage item is characterised by which one of the following?

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The electrical tests on a Class I item are carried out in which order?

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Which one of the following combinations is correct?

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What does a typical Class I item have, which a Class II item doesn't?

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Power is defined as...

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To be able to carry out a User Check you need a formal qualification

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Which test voltage should be used when carrying out an Insulation Resistance Test on a surge protected extension lead?

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Which one of the following best describes a Class II item?

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What unit is resistance measured in?

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Extra Low Voltage items have an input voltage of up to...?

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Standard 3 pin plugs in the UK are made to a specific British Standard.  Which number should we look for on a UK plug?

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How does a Class II item protect the equipment user?

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The User Check includes checking the wall socket

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Which of the following televisions has been constructed as Class II?

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What happens to the supply voltage when more items are switched on?

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What does the cord grip of the plug secure?

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