Author: John E. Traister
Publisher: Craftsman Book Company
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Study Aids
If you're getting ready to take the electrician's exam and drowning in pages of tables, rules and exceptions, here's the book you need! It's based on actual exam questions taken from tests administered across the U.S. over the last few years. Here you have almost a thousand multiple-choice questions -- exactly the type of questions that will be on your exam. The correct answer is printed just below the question.Each chapter begins with a basic explanation of a topic. Then you get dozens of questions on that subject to test your understanding. Every topic is covered clearly and thoroughly. When you can answer all the questions in this exam book, taking the actual test on exam day should be a breeze!If you haven't applied to take the exam yet, one section of this book explains how to get your license: where to get the application forms, how to study, and just what to expect on examination day. A complete sample electrician's exam and answer sheet are provided so you can simulate exam conditions in your own home.
Author: Ray Holder
Release Date: 2017-02
This self-study exam prep book is based on the 2017 NEC(R) with ten practice calculations exams consisting of 25 questions each and a final exam of 100 questions. This calculations book covers most topics that are included on all Journeyman and Master Electricians exams such as conductor sizing and protection, motors, transformers, voltage drop, demand loads, box and conduit sizing, over-current protection and residential and commercial load calculations. The text contains the most widely used electrical calculations and formulas the reader needs to pass the journeyman and master electrical competency exam. -10 Open Book Practice Exam with Answers -2 Complete Final Exams with Answers and Analysis -Helpful Tips to Pass the Test This comprehensive electrical calculations textbook is based on the 2014 NEC(R) and contains complete coverage of core concepts of electrical calculations needed by every electrician. This book is arranged with topic-by-topic organization and step-by-step calculation procedures giving the electrician insight and understanding to solving mathematical problems. The text contains 10 main topic units filled with related information, with a Self-Assessment Quiz following each unit, as well as a 90 question final exam. The book will familiarize you with formulas and calculations for branch circuits, AC motors, voltage drop, power factor, conductors, boxes & raceways, appliances, dwellings, commercial occupancies, and many more topics.
Author: Bob Norris
Release Date: 2008-12
Genre: Study Aids
The California Journeyman Electrician's Preparation and Study Guide is designed as an aid to the 2002 National Electrical Code(r), your primary reference for the California State Certification Examination. Anyone doing electrical work within the State of California must be state licensed or certified. That means learning the rules and regulations that apply to electrical installations, and passing a state exam. As you study using this guide, you'll refer to the NEC(r) constantly. You'll become comfortable with the Code and be able to quickly locate important sections, articles and tables. You'll learn the language and terminology that'll help you understand the rules and requirements of this important standard, so you can pass the exam and put your knowledge to use as a working electrician. This book also offers helpful information on how to read and analyze exam questions so you can quickly determine where to find the answers in the Code. There are questions within each chapter that will help you focus on the areas most likely to be covered in the exam. At the end of the book, there's a 60-question practice exam with a separate answer sheet. Test yourself as many times as you need. This study guide and your NEC(r) will give you the educational background and the tools you need to successfully pass the State of California Certification Examination and receive your General Journeyman License.
Author: Redwood Kardon
Publisher: Taunton Press
Release Date: 2008-09
Genre: House & Home
Endorsed by the International Conference of Building Officials, this revised edition of Code Check Electrical has been completely updated to meet the demands of the 2008 National Electrical Code. Spiral bound with long-lasting laminated pages, this reliable resource clearly details how to avoid the most common electrical violations while stressing the safety principles behind building codes throughout the United States. The fifth edition covers every type of residential electrical system, offering accurate and authoritative information about overhead service drops, working space, multi-meter services, temporary wiring, grounding, bonding, and so much more. Hundreds of illustrations, tables, and figures make this the on-the-job choice for electricians, contractors, and inspectors.
Author: Charles R. Miller
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2007-08
Genre: Study Aids
In a market saturated with complex preparatory manuals, Charles Miller guides users through the topics found on the Journeyman and Master Electrician license exams in this new and easy to use book. The Electrician's Exam Prep Manual is essential for individuals studying for these exams as each topic is covered completely, yet concisely. Aspiring electricians will feel prepared when they have completed the large number of sample questions in both General Electrical Knowledge and National Electrical Coder categories.
Author: Ronnie J. Auvil
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Air conditioning
"Covers all aspects of residential and light commercial heating, ventilation, and air condtioning systems, focusing specifically on the operation, installation, service, maintenance, and troubleshooting of these systems. The textbook covers heating and refrigeration fundamentals, psychrometrics, building mechanical systems, and electrical and electronic devices and controls. The textbook also covers air- and water-source heat pump systems and chiller systems and includes 100 installation and 5 step-by-step service procedures. Energy efficiency practices, energy auditing, building commissioning, and retrofitting are covered as part of Energy Star® and LEED® certifications."--Back cover.
A comprehensive exam study guide for electricians and apprentices that can be utilized in every state. Updated for the NEC 2014, this book is ideal for preparing to take the Journeyman, Contractor, and Master Licensing exams as well as the Maintenance, Residential, and Sign Licensing exams.
Author: Thomas L. Harman
Publisher: Pearson Education
Release Date: 2005-05-17
Genre: Technology & Engineering
All You Need to Succeed with the 2005 NEC: Practical, Illustrated, and Hands-On This book gives working and student electricians practical guidance for using the new 2005 National Electrical Code effectively--plus all the resources they need to prepare for their Masters or Journeyman's licensing exams. Leading NEC expert and instructor Thomas Harman systematically covers electrical systems design, construction, and installation for virtually any residential, commercial, or industrial environment. Then, simply and concisely, he reviews the basic electrical theory and practice that every Master Electrician must know. Designed for rapid learning, this book contains extensive problem-solving exercises, examples, illustrations, and tables--all fully updated for the 2005 code. Whenever an NEC rule affects a calculation, the author identifies that rule for easy reference. For the first time, this edition contains four full sample exams designed to closely resemble current Master Electrician's exams. All answers are provided and carefully explained. This edition discusses Wiring design calculations: general calculations, services, feeders, branch circuits, and more Calculating wiring designs for residential, commercial, and industrial occupancies Rules for installing branch circuits, feeders, services, high-voltage systems, general circuits/equipment, distribution equipment, and utilization equipment Special equipment installations, including electric signs, data processing systems, and swimming pools Special occupancies: hazardous locations, commercial garages, and gasoline dispensing or service stations Emergency, standby, and communications systems General electric theory: DC, AC, equipment, loads, conductors, transformers, and motors
"Provides the information required to prepare for a typical master electrician's exam. This workbook is designed for both the electrician-in-training and the experienced journeyman. Step-by-step examples are used to simplify complex calculations. The four 100-question exams in the back of the book help the learner practice answering exam questions and become efficient at looking up Code information. This useful training tool covers all aspects of the exam, from basic electrical theory to complex load calculations."--Back cover.
Demystify and accurately interpret the National Electrical Code! Help your students master all sections of the 2011 National Electrical Code (NEC) with the accurate, thorough coverage found only in Surbrook/Althouse’s INTERPRETING THE NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE, 9E. This easy-to-understand, trusted text explains all sections of the National Electrical Code using meaningful examples and illustrations that your students can readily understand, with valuable insights into all articles of the Code. Special sections highlight the most important changes from the last version of the Code, allowing readers to navigate easily through new 2011 NEC requirements. The authors explain each article in detail with thorough discussions, practical examples that illustrate how the Code is applied, and sample Code calculations taken from actual field applications. In addition, the authors integrate essential wiring information not directly addressed in the NEC, but extremely useful to electricians in the field. You will find all the time-saving resources you need to lead a successful course with this edition’s complete Instructor Resources, including anInstructor’s Manual, Computerized Test Bank, Image Gallery, and PowerPoint slides to bring your lectures to life. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.