Covers all FCC Technician Class Exam questions July 1, 2014, until June 30, 2018
Everything you need to know to become a licensed ham and get on the air.
Memorizing answers is hard. Learning is easy! The Fast Track to Your Technician Ham Radio License explains the reasoning and technology behind each correct answer on the amateur radio exam so you'll understand and remember the subject matter. Created by an experienced ham and adult educator, it's like having your own patient, experienced, good-humored mentor for the exam.
Technician is the entry-level ham radio license that lets you operate on all ham channels from 30 MHz up, which includes the very popular VHF and UHF bands. To get your license you must pass a multiple-choice test.
The technician license test consists of 35 questions drawn from a pool of about 350. Memorizing the answers to 350 questions is difficult, but The Fast Track makes it easier by explaining the reasoning and technology behind each correct answer. It's simple: When you understand the material, you remember the answers and pass the test.
Best of all, once you've passed your exam you'll have a solid grounding in ham radio basics.
Includes every possible question and every answer
Precise instructions for how to locate a testing session, how to prepare, and even what to bring - and what not to bring - to the test.
All technical topics explained in clear, plain language
Step-by-step instructions to solve all the math problems, complete with exactly which keys to press on your calculator for each problem
Hints to easily solve many questions and avoid the traps in the test
Written in learning order, not just the order of the official question bank
Covers questions that will be used until June 30, 2018.
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Thank you for a well written guide. Fact packed and a must for getting ready for the test. I passed because of this book.
Must Have for Technician Exam!
I sent Mr Burnette this email :
"Thank you! Thank you a thousand times over. I bought your book in order to study for my tech license(Kindle version) and the audiobook and I loved them! I originally bought Mr West's CD's and they confused me. I bought yours and it made learning simple and enjoyable. I did this to surprise my husband of 30 years who has had a license sincethe early parts of our marriage. He has asked me off and on to consider getting a license and I kept saying no. Well with the help of your book and audiobook, I was able to blow his doors off and pass my technician exam first try. Now if you only had volumes for general and expert, the world would be perfect. Seriously hanks again I enjoyed both versions of the book and they were instrumental in my success. Sincerely, Edie, Lancaster County, PA (Call sign pending) "
If you are studying for your technician license this will be a great asset and promote your success!
Excellent way to learn HAM Radio!
On my journey to getting my 1st HAM license I chose this book. I’m glad I did. AF7KB does an excellent job of reviewing all of the material in detail with explanations on each topic and makes learning HAM radio a fun & pleasant experience.
He is very well spoken in his narration and with a busy on the go schedule, being able to listen to this book over & over with a good narrator helped me learn the material a lot faster. This book was a great listen! I highly recommend for any newbies to HAM radio like myself.
Thank you AF7KB for making HAM interesting & fun to learn & thank you for a great audio book!