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Old 10-12-2012, 21:54   #16
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Re: Ham Exam

In defense of those of us who just memorize the answers, the questions on the test in Canada which I understand are similar to those in the US are so far afield from what I plan to actually do with my license that it makes a lot of sense to just memorize them. I don't need to know how to build an antenna to use my SSB courteously and safely on the high seas.

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Old 10-12-2012, 22:52   #17
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Re: Ham Exam

congrats my fellow hamster. I got mine in 1963.


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Old 10-12-2012, 23:04   #18
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Re: Ham Exam

I took a one day class in Northern Ca. Where we studied the answers over and over again for 2 hours. then wrote the test and past. For me, it was the way to go.
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Old 12-12-2012, 05:03   #19
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There are 850 questions in the pool. How did you know which questions to study in 2 hours? Did they give you just the questions that were on the tests they were going to give you that day?
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Old 12-12-2012, 05:16   #20
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Re: Ham Exam

I did mine a long time ago in Ireland , just after the code requirement was dropped. I studied for it in the car to the test.!!!!!


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