Building Electrical Design Principles Quiz

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Building Electrical Design Principles include Electrical Codes, Licenses, and permits. Code Philippine Electrical Code (PEC) is the standard that is mostly used in the ______.

Philippines

National Electrical Code (NEC) is a regionally adoptable standard for the safe installation of electrical wiring and equipment in the ______.

US

International Electrotechnical Commission(IEC) is an international standards organization prepared and published standards for electrical, electronic and related ______.

technologies

American National Standards Institutes (ANSI) is a private non-profit organization that oversees the development of standards for products, services, processes and personnel in the ______.

US

Underwriters Laboratory, Inc. (UL) is a not-for-profit product safety testing and certification ______.

organization

Most municipalities have ordinances (local laws) that require that any person who wishes to engage in the business of installing electrical systems must be ______ (usually by the state or province).

licensed

A minimum number of years of experience working with a licensed electrician and must pass a written test that deals with the electrical code being used and with methods of installation.

apprentice

Most municipalities require that a ______ be issued before any electrical installations may be made on a project.

permit

A complete set of construction ______ and specifications of the building electrical system is needed to convey design information to the contractor.

drawings

The layout and design of an electrical installation.

construction

Complete plans and ______ of all electrical work.

specifications

Raceway and conduit with fittings.

requirements

Power is delivered by the utility company to the user at supply ______s.

voltage

The principle ______ available in a building are called the system ______.

voltages

A minimum of two types of conductors is required to deliver alternating current in a circuit.

wiring

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Electrical Codes and Standards

  • Philippine Electrical Code (PEC) is the standard mostly used in the Philippines.
  • National Electrical Code (NEC) is a regionally adoptable standard for safe installation of electrical wiring and equipment in the United States.
  • International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) prepares and publishes standards for electrical, electronic, and related technologies.
  • American National Standards Institutes (ANSI) oversees the development of standards for products, services, processes, and personnel in the United States.

Licenses and Permits

  • Most municipalities require electricians to be licensed, usually by the state or province.
  • To obtain a license, one must have a minimum number of years of experience working with a licensed electrician and pass a written test on electrical code and installation methods.
  • A permit is required before any electrical installations may be made on a project.

Electrical Design and Installation

  • A complete set of construction documents and specifications of the building electrical system is needed to convey design information to the contractor.
  • The layout and design of an electrical installation involves complete plans and specifications of all electrical work.
  • Raceway and conduit with fittings are used in electrical installations.
  • Power is delivered by the utility company to the user at supply voltages.

Electrical System Principles

  • The principle available in a building are called the system voltage.
  • A minimum of two types of conductors is required to deliver alternating current in a circuit.

Test your knowledge of electrical design principles, codes, licenses, and permits with this quiz. Explore the Philippine Electrical Code (PEC), National Electrical Code (NEC), and International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standards.

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