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N1IR Tech Course

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DAY 1
N1IR Element 2 CH1 About Ham Radio (2:12)
N1IR Element 2 CH1 About Ham Radio Q&A (3:55)
     Read Pages 1-4 then complete Assignment 1 below 
Homework Assignment 1
Assignment 1 Quiz
     
     Classroom Reference Material (nice to know info)
          Part 97 FCC Rule Book
          Live 2 Meter Demonstration
          FCC ULS System
          NCVEC Form 605
          Sample copy CSCE

DAY 2 
N1IR Element 2 CH2 Call Signs (11:48)
N1IR Element 2 CH2 Call Signs Q&A (7:50)
     Read Pages 33-50 then complete Assignment 2 below
Homework Assignment 2
Assignment 2 Quiz
   
     Classroom Reference Material (nice to know info)
          Large call sign map of USA
          Ham call sign license plate
          Club call sign application

DAY 3
N1IR Element 2 CH3 Control (6:51)
N1IR Element 2 CH3 Control Q&A (3:30)
      Read Pages 51-56 then complete Assignment 3 below 
Homework Assignment 3
Assignment 3 Quiz

DAY 4
N1IR Element 2 CH4 Mind The Rules (8:10)
N1IR Element 2 CH4 Mind The Rules Q&A (3:28)
      Read Pages 57-62 then complete Assignment 4 below 
Homework Assignment 4
Assignment 4 Quiz      
      
      Classroom Reference Material (nice to know info)
            QRZ.COM Video Instructions (4:45)

DAY 5

N1IR Element 2 CH5 Tech Frequencies (11:16)
N1IR Element 2 CH5 Tech Frequencies Q+A (6:38) 
     Read Pages 63-72 then complete Assignment 5 below  
Homework Assignment 5
Assignment 5 Quiz
     
     Classroom Reference Material (nice to know info)
                    ARRL Color Band Chart Video (2:08)

DAY 6
N1IR Element 2 CH6 Your First Radio (2:40)
N1IR Element 2 CH6 Your First Radio Q+A (3:34)
     Read Pages 73-78 then compete Assignment 6 below
Homework Assignment 6
Assignment 6 Quiz
    
      Classroom Reference Material (nice to know info)     
          2 Meter Radio Demo Video


DAY 7
N1IR Element 2 Ch7 Going Solo (15:49)
N1IR Element 2 Ch 7 Goin Solo Q+A (4:43)
     Read Pages 79-90 then compete Assignment 7 below
Homework Assignment 7
Assignment 7 Quiz

DAY 8
N1IR Element 2 Ch8 Repeaters (8:37)
N1IR Element 2 Ch8 Repeaters Q+A (3:34)
     Read Pages 91-98 then compete Assignment 8 below
Homework Assignment 8
Assignment 8 Quiz
      
      Classroom Reference Material (nice to know info)     
           Cheap Chinese radio vs Expensive Japan Radios Video

DAY 9
N1IR Element 2 Ch9 Emergency (4:28)
N1IR Element 2 CH9 Emergency Q+A (3:00)
     Read Pages 99-104 then compete Assignment 9 below
Homework Assignment 9
Assignment 9 Quiz

DAY 10
N1IR Element 2 CH10 Weak Signal Propagation (11:51)
N1IR Element 2 CH10 Weak Signal Propagation Q+A (3:31)
    Read Pages 105-112 then compete Assignment 10 below
Homework Assignment 10
Assignment 10 Quiz
     
      Classroom Reference Material (nice to know info)
         Fading Signal Video

DAY 11
N1IR Element 2 CH11 Talk To Outer Space (7:11)
N1IR Element 2 CH11 Talk To Outer Space Q+A (2:26)
     Read Pages 113-118 then compete Assignment 11 below
Homework Assignment 11
Assignment 11 Quiz
      
      Classroom Reference Material (nice to know info)
         AMSAT Website Video

DAY 12 
N1IR Element 2 CH12 Your Computer Goes Ham Digital (14:18)
N1IR Element 2 CH12 Your Computer Goes Ham Digital Q+A (4:10)
     Read Pages 119-126 then compete Assignment 12 below
Homework Assignment 12
Assignment 12 Quiz    
     
      Classroom Reference Material (nice to know info)
            Echolink Demo video (1:49)

DAY 13
N1IR Element 2 CH13 MutiMode Radio Excitement (14:19) N1IR Element 2 CH13 MutiMode Radio Excitement Q+A (4:50)
     Read Pages 127-135 then compete Assignment 13 below
Homework Assignment 13
Assignment 13 Quiz

DAY 14
N1IR Element 2 CH19 Coax (14:08)
N1IR Element 2 CH19 Coax Q+A (4:21)
     Read Pages 183-192 then compete Assignment 19 below
Homework Assignment 19
Assignment 19 Quiz

DAY 20
N1IR Element 2 CH20 Safety (12:44)
N1IR Element 2 CH20 Safety Q+A (7:14)
     Read Pages 193-206 then compete Assignment 20 below
Homework Assignment 20
Assignment 20 Quiz

DAY 21
Final Quiz