AC or DC General-Use Snap Switches

AC or DC general-use snap switches may be used for control of inductive loads not exceeding _____% of the ampere rating of the switch at the applied voltage.

a) 50
b) 75
c) 90
d) 100

See answer and applicable Code reference

The correct answer is: a) 50%

Snap switches shall be used as noted in Section 404.14(A) through (F) of the 2011 NEC. As noted in 404.14(B)(2), the use of general use snap switches sui

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