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Re: Ascend and Descend



At 08:18 AM 9/12/2007, Eric Christensen wrote:
>Clint,
>Remember this one for your Extra exam...
>
>Ascending passes cross the equator going south to north.  Descending
>passes cross the equator going north to south.  So the answer to the
>first question would be C and the answer to the second question would be A.

Funny you should mention this.  Just for the exercise (and to see how 
I would measure up to US standards without any study), I tried a 
practice Extra exam on the ARRL web site, and this question came up 
(I got it right, BTW :) ).

And for the record, had that been a real US exam, I would have passed 
easily. :)

73 de VK3JED
http://vkradio.com

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