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Question 1

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

Question 2

Industry terminology uses EOL to refer to:

Question 3

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

Question 4

Alarm panels use EOL resistors to __________?

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

On the auxiliary power terminals of most alarm panels, what is the typical output voltage?

Question 8

Which one of the following statements is true?

Question 9

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

Question 10

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 11

Which type of sensor is used for door installations?

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

Most residential and small commercial alarm systems are powered by?

Question 15

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

Question 16

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

Question 17

Wire typically used for Door/Window contacts is?

Question 18

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