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 2, Loop checking. Level III represents a professional who has a 13-year total of education, training, or experience.
Which is the best response in reference to programmable logic controllers?
a) use sequential logic control
b) perform PID control with the same capability as DCS
c) have limitations in flexibility of control strategies
d) are programmed using flow charts and P & IDs
e) none of the above