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Question 1

How many wires are normally required for connecting a passive sensor to the control panel?




Question 2

What is the name of the device that allows four surveillance camera images to be viewed on a monitor at the same time?




Question 3

Wire typically used for Door/Window contacts is?




Question 4

A system has a 7Ah battery for backup power and has a non-alarm operational power draw of 500ma. Utilizing battery power only, the system in a non-alarm state will have sufficient power for how long?




Question 5

Which type of sensor is used for door installations?




Question 6

Which one of the following statements is true?




Question 7

What is the term used to describe the amount of light required to obtain a reasonable image with a surveillance video camera?




Question 8

Multiple intrusion devices can be connected to zone 1 on the alarm panel but they must be ___________?




Question 9

Devices such as PIR's, Glass Break detectors and keypads are most commonly wired with which of the following cables?




Question 10

Most residential and small commercial alarm systems are powered by?




Question 11

Industry terminology uses EOL to refer to:




Question 12

A common use of a "Delay Zone” would be?




Question 13

It is recommended that alarm notification devices, such as sirens and speakers, be cabled with which of the following cables?




Question 14

Which of the below is the most ideal mounting location for PIR devices?




Question 15

Alarm contacts such as door/window contacts are composed of two pieces - the contact and the...




Question 16

Some alarm panels are capable of utilizing "Zone Doubling". This basically means that...




Question 17

Which types of cable are used when installing video surveillance components?




Question 18

On an alarm panel, the zone connections are labeled with the zone number and "C". What does the "C" signify?