NEC Quiz: Article 410, Part 3

by Mark Lamendola

Quiz Questions

Code Quiz: Article 410, Part 3

Based on the 2017 NEC

Questions and answers written by Mark Lamendola, who has worked as a master electrician, electrical inspector, and design engineer. Mark is an IEEE Senior Member, and the Code article author for Codebookcity.com. Since 1996, he has been writing National Electrical Code articles for electrical trade magazines and has an extensive portfolio of hundreds of NEC articles.

Article 410 provides the requirements for luminaires, lampholders, and lamps.

  1. You want to install luminaires in clothes closets but don't know how many or what type are permitted by Code. Where do you find the requirements?

  2. What three kinds of luminaires can you install in clothes closets?
  3. Can you install a surface-mounted LED luminaire eight inches from the nearest point of a closet storage space?
  4. Can you install a recessed fluorescent luminaire eight inches from the nearest point of a closet storage space?
  5. What's the rule on space for cove lighting?

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