What is the minimum number of qualified VEs required to administer an Element 4 amateur operator license examination?

  1. 3


Where are the questions for all written US amateur license examinations listed?

  1. In the VEC-maintained question pool


Who is responsible for maintaining the question pools from which all amateur license examination questions must be taken?

  1. All of the VECs


What is a Volunteer Examiner Coordinator?

  1. An organization that has entered into an agreement with the FCC to coordinate amateur operator license examinations


What is a VE?

  1. An amateur operator who is approved by a VEC to administer amateur operator license examinations


What is a VE team?

  1. A group of at least three VEs who administer examinations for an amateur operator license


Which of the following persons seeking to become VEs cannot be accredited?

  1. Persons who have ever had an amateur operator or amateur station license suspended or revoked


Which of the following best describes the Volunteer Examiner accreditation process?

  1. The procedure by which a VEC confirms that the VE applicant meets FCC requirements to serve as an examiner


Where must the VE team be while administering an examination?

  1. All of the administering VEs must be present where they can observe the examinees throughout the entire examination


Who is responsible for the proper conduct and necessary supervision during an amateur operator license examination session?

  1. Each administering VE


What should a VE do if a candidate fails to comply with the examiner’s instructions during an amateur operator license examination?

  1. Immediately terminate the candidate’s examination


To which of the following examinees may a VE not administer an examination?

  1. The VE’s close relatives as listed in the FCC rules


What may be the penalty for a VE who fraudulently administers or certifies an examination?

  1. Revocation of the VE’s amateur station license grant and the suspension of the VE’s amateur operator license grant


What must the VE team do with the examinee’s test papers once they have finished the examination?

  1. The VE team must collect and grade them immediately


What must the VE team do if an examinee scores a passing grade on all examination elements needed for an upgrade or new license?

  1. Three VEs must certify that the examinee is qualified for the license grant and that they have complied with the VE requirements


What must the VE team do with the application form if the examinee does not pass the exam?

  1. Return the application document to the examinee


What are the consequences of failing to appear for re-administration of an examination when so directed by the FCC?

  1. The licensee's license will be cancelled


For which types of out-of-pocket expenses may VEs and VECs be reimbursed?

  1. Preparing, processing, administering and coordinating an examination for an amateur radio license


How much reimbursement may the VE team and VEC accept for preparing, processing, administering and coordinating an examination?

  1. Actual out-of-pocket expenses


What is the minimum age to be a volunteer examiner?

  1. 18 years old