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AutoQuiz: What Is the Value of Data Sheets for Instrumentation?

AutoQuiz is edited by Joel Don, ISA's community manager.

Today's automation industry quiz question comes from the ISA Certified Control Systems Technician (CCST) program. Certified Control System Technicians calibrate, document, troubleshoot, and repair/replace instrumentation for systems that measure and control level, temperature, pressure, flow, and other process variables. Click this link for information about the CCST program. This question is from the Level III study guide, Domain 6, Project Organization. Level III represents a professional who has a 13-year total of education, training, and/or experience.

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What Is the Value of Data Sheets for Instrumentation?

a) they convey all useful information about an instrument
b) they constitute a short form of specifications for an individual instrument or instrument type
c) they contain necessary process data, physical maintenance requirements, environmental conditions, electrical requirements, and expected operational behavior for the instrument
d) all of the above
e) none of the above

   

The correct answers is D.

 

Joel Don
Joel Don
Joel Don is an independent content marketing, social media and public relations consultant. Prior to his work in marketing and PR, Joel served as an editor for regional newspapers and national magazines throughout the U.S. He earned a master's degree from the Medill School at Northwestern University with a focus on science, engineering and biomedical marketing communications, and a bachelor of science degree from UC San Diego.

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