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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What would you do if the appliance label was missing?

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What does the cord grip of the plug secure?

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Which of the pieces of information on a flex indicate how many conductors it has?

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What unit is current measured in?

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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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How often should the accuracy of your test instrument be verified and recorded?

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What unit is power measured in?

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

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What is the only recognised way to identify whether an item has been constructed as Class I or Class II?

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

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When carrying out an Earth Continuity Test on a Class I appliance, what could be considered an acceptable test result and an instant 'PASS'?

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Which of the following BS1362 plug fuses are currently available?

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

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

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Which is more detailed, a User Check or a Formal Visual Inspection?

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How does a Class II item protect the equipment user?

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Which one of the following is the Class II construction mark?

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Which of the pieces of information on a flex indicate it's intended use?

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

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