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# MCQ in Antennas Part 7 | ECE Board Exam

This is the Multiples Choice Questions Part 7 of the Series in Antennas as one of the Communications Engineering topic. In Preparation for the ECE Board Exam make sure to expose yourself and familiarize in each and every questions compiled here taken from various sources including but not limited to past Board Examination Questions in Electronic System and Technologies, Communications Books, Journals and other Communications References.

#### Online Questions and Answers Topic Outline

• MCQ in Basic considerations
• MCQ in Wire Radiators in Space
• MCQ in Current and Voltage Distributions
• MCQ in Resonant and Non-resonant Antennas
• MCQ in Antenna Terms and Definition
• MCQ in Antenna Gain and Resistance
• MCQ in Bandwidth, Beamwidth and Polarization
• MCQ in Grounded and Ungrounded Antennas
• MCQ in Grounding Systems and Matching Systems
• MCQ in Antenna Types
• MCQ in Directional and Non-directional Antennas
• MCQ in Microwave Antennas
• MCQ in Wideband and Special Purpose Antennas

#### Continue Practice Exam Test Questions Part 7 of the Series

301. For receive power density of 10 uW/m^2 and a receive antenna with a capture area of 0.2 m^2, determine the captured power.

a. 0.5 uW

b. 2 uW

c. 1 uW

d. 1.5 uW

Solution:

302. The property of interchangeability for the transmitting and receiving operations is known as ______.

a. efficiency

b. accuracy

c. reciprocity

d. polarization

Solution:

303. The length of a doublet at 27 MHz is _____.

a. 8.67 ft

b. 17.3 ft

c. 18.2 ft

d. 34.67 ft

Solution:

304. Refers to the orientation of the electric field radiated from an antenna.

a. efficiency

b. beamwidth

c. polarization

d. accuracy

Solution:

305. At frequencies below 2 MHz, what type of antenna is usually used?

a. Marconi antenna

b. Hertzian antenna

c. Hertz antenna

d. Elementary doublet

Solution:

306. The angular separation between two half-power points in the major lobe of the antennaโs plane radiation pattern.

a. bandwidth

b. polarization

c. efficiency

d. beamwidth

Solution:

307. Hertz antenna are predominantly used with frequencies above

a. 3 MHz

b. 4 MHz

c. 5 MHz

d. 2 MHz

Solution:

308. Defined as the frequency range over which antenna operation is satisfactory

a. beamwidth

b. channel

c. bandwidth

d. baseband

Solution:

309. One of the following is not an omnidirectional antenna.

a. Half-wave dipole

b. Log-periodic

c. Discone

d. Marconi

Solution:

310. The point on the antenna where the transmission line is connected is called _______.

a. center feed

b. end feed

c. feedpoint

d. voltage feed

Solution:

311. A popular vertical antenna is the _____>

a. collinear

b. dipole

c. ground plane

Solution:

312. The discone antenna is

a. a useful direction-finding antenna

b. used as a radar receiving antenna

c. circularly polarized with other circular antennas

d. useful as a UHF receiving antenna

Solution:

313. The feedpoint presents and ac load to the transmission line called

a. antenna output impedance

b. antenna input impedance

c. feedpoint impedance

d. center feed impedance

Solution:

314. A helical antenna is used for satellite tracking because of its

a. circular polarization

b. maneuverability

d. good front to back ratio

Solution:

315. The simplest type of antenna.

a. Elementary doublet

b. Half-wave dipole

c. Quarterwave dipole

d. 5/8 wavelength dipole

Solution:

316. Zoning is used with a dielectric antenna in order to

a. reduce the bulk of the lens

b. increase the bandwidth of the lens

c. permit pin-point focusing

d. correct the curvature of the wavefront from a horn that is too short

Solution:

317. It is an electrically short dipole

a. short dipole

b. quarterwave dipole

c. half-wave dipole

d. yagi antenna

Solution:

318. Cassegrain feed is used with parabolic reflector to

a. increase the gain of the system

b. increase the bandwidth of the system

c. reduce the size of the main reflector

d. allow the feed to be placed at a convenient point

Solution:

319. The half-wave dipole is generally referred to as ______.

a. Yagi antenna

b. Hertzian antenna

c. Marconi antenna

d. Hertz antenna

Solution:

320. Top loading is sometimes used with an antenna in order to increase its

a. effective height

b. bandwidth

c. beamwidth

d. input capacitance

Solution:

321. What is the directivity of a Hertz antenna?

a. 1.64

b. 2.18

c. 2.15

d. 1.75

Solution:

322. The standard reference antenna for the directive gain is the _______.

a. infinitesimal dipole

b. isotropic antenna

c. elementary doublet

d. half-wave dipole

Solution:

323. An antenna which is one-quarter wavelength long, mounted vertically with the lower end either connected directly to ground or grounded through the antenna coupling network.

a. loop antenna

b. hertzian dipole

c. monopole antenna

d. turnstile antenna

Solution:

324. An antenna that is circularly polarized is the

a. helical

b. small circular loop

c. parabolic reflector

d. Yagi โ Uda

Solution:

325. It is a wire structure placed below the antenna and erected above the ground.

a. ground plane

b. counterpoise

c. ground lines

d. top hat

Solution:

326. Which of the following terms does not apply to the Yagi-Uda array?

a. good bandwidth

b. parasitic elements

c. folded dipole

d. high gain

Solution:

327. It effectively cancels out the capacitance component of the antenna input impedance.

a. ground plane

b. top hat

d. shunt capacitance

Solution:

328. Indicate which of the following reasons for the use of an earth mat with antenna is false:

a. impossibility of a good ground conduction

b. provision of an earth for an antenna

c. protection of personnel working underneath

d. improvement of the radiation pattern of the antenna

Solution:

329. A metallic array that resembles a spoke wheel placed at the top of an antenna, it increases the shunt capacitance to ground reducing the overall antenna capacitance.

c. series capacitance

d. series inductors

Solution:

330. Indicate the antenna that is not wideband:

a. discone

b. folded dipole

c. helical

d. marconi

Solution:

331. It is formed when two or more antenna elements are combined to form a single antenna.

a. antenna elements

b. antenna array

c. driven elements

d. parasitic elements

Solution:

332. One of the following is not a reason for the use of an antenna coupler:

a. to make the antenna look resistive

b. to provide the output amplifier with the correct load impedance

c. to discriminate against harmonics

d. to prevent re-radiation of local oscillators

Solution:

333. It is an individual radiator, such as a half or quarter-wave dipole.

a. antenna element

b. antenna array

c. reflector

d. director

Solution:

334. Indicate which of the following reasons for using a counterpoise with antennas is false:

a. impossibility of a good ground connection

b. protection of personnel working underneath

c. provision of an earth for the antenna

d. rockiness of the ground itself

Solution:

335. Type of antenna element that is directly connected to the transmission lines and receives from or is driven by the source.

a. driven array

b. parasitic array

c. driven element

d. parasitic element

Solution:

336. Which of the following antennas is best excited from a waveguide?

a. biconical

b. horn

c. helical

d. discone

Solution:

337. Type of antenna element that is not connected to the transmission lines.

a. parasitic array

b. driven array

c. parasitic array

d. parasitic element

Solution:

338. One of the following is very useful as a multi-band HF receiving antenna. This is the:

a. conical horn

b. folded dipole

c. log-periodic

d. square loop

Solution:

339. A parasitic element that is longer than the driven element from which it receives energy.

a. driven element

b. director

c. parasitic elements

d. reflector

Solution:

340. One of the following consists of non-resonant antennas.

a. rhombic antenna

b. folded-dipole antenna

c. end-fire antenna

Solution:

341. A parasitic element that is shorter than its associated driven element.

a. redirector

b. director

c. reflector

d. parasitic element

Solution:

342. An ungrounded antenna near the ground.

a. acts as a single antenna near the ground

b. is unlikely to need an earth mat

c. acts as an antenna array

d. must be horizontally polarized

Solution:

343. It is a non-resonant antenna capable of operating satisfactorily over a relatively wide bandwidth, making it ideally suited for HF transmission.

a. turnstile antenna

b. loop antenna

c. rhombic antenna

d. discone antenna

Solution:

344. A wide โ bandwidth multi-element driven array is the ______.

a. end-fire

b. log-periodic

c. yagi

d. collinear

Solution:

345. It is a linear array antenna consisting of a dipole and two or more parasitic elements: one reflector and one director.

b. end-fire antenna

c. yagi-uda antenna

d. phased array antenna

Solution:

346. An antenna which is consists of a cone that is truncated in a piece of circular waveguide.

a. pyramidal horn antenna

b. circular horn antenna

c. rectangular horn antenna

d. cylindrical horn antenna

Solution:

347. Which antenna has a unidirectional radiation pattern and gain?

a. dipole

b. ground plane

c. yagi

d. collinear

Solution:

348. An antenna formed by placing two dipoles at right angles to each other, 90 degrees out of phase.

a. discone antenna

b. turnstile antenna

c. bicone antenna

d. 5/8 wavelength antenna

Solution:

349. The radiation pattern of collinear and a broadside antenna is ________.

a. omnidirectional

b. bidirectional

c. unidirectional

d. clover-leaf shaped

Solution:

350. What is the bandwidth ratio of log-periodic antenna?

a. 10:1

b. 5:1

c. 20:1

d. 1:10

Solution:

#### Questions and Answers in Antennas Series

Following is the list of multiple choice questions in this brand new series:

MCQ in Antennas
PART 1: MCQ from Number 1 โ 50                        Answer key: PART 1
PART 2: MCQ from Number 51 โ 100                   Answer key: PART 2
PART 3: MCQ from Number 101 โ 150                 Answer key: PART 3
PART 4: MCQ from Number 151 โ 200                 Answer key: PART 4
PART 5: MCQ from Number 201 โ 250                 Answer key: PART 5
PART 6: MCQ from Number 251 โ 300                 Answer key: PART 6
PART 7: MCQ from Number 301 โ 350                 Answer key: PART 7
PART 8: MCQ from Number 351 โ 400                 Answer key: PART 8
PART 9: MCQ from Number 401 โ 450                 Answer key: PART 9
PART 10: MCQ from Number 451 โ 500                 Answer key: PART 10

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