Designed as a āhow toā guide on reading and interpreting the 2005 National Electrical CodeĀ®, Applied Codeology is a working companion to the CodeĀ®, written by the experts at the NJATC. Apprentices, journeyman, contractors, engineers, designers, and estimators alike will benefit from this positive, systematic approach to understanding the CodeĀ®. Readers are encouraged to first examine a section from the CodeĀ® Book before referring to the correlating annotations in this manual. Where questions are used to illustrate the āapplied codeologyā system, users are requested to locate the answer in the suggested CodeĀ® article before checking the answer in this book. This methodical handling of and practice using the CodeĀ® Book encourages proficiency in users, and soon they will be able to decide where the answer is located before the CodeĀ® Book is even opened. The result is better electrical installations through a higher Code understanding, as well as optimization of the CodeĀ® Book as a first-rate tool of the trade.