Private Pilot Airplane

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  • 1. 
    With respect to the certification of aircraft, which is a category of aircraft?
    • A. 

      Airplane, rotorcraft, glider.

    • B. 

      Landplane, seaplane.

    • C. 

      Normal, utility, acrobatic.

  • 2. 
    With respect to the certification of airmen, which is a class of aircraft? 
    • A. 

      Single-engine land and sea, multiengine land and sea.

    • B. 

      Lighter-than-air, airship, hot air balloon, gas balloon.

    • C. 

      Airplane, rotorcraft, glider, lighter-than-air.

  • 3. 
    With respect to the certification of aircraft, which is a category of aircraft? 
    • A. 

      Airplane, rotorcraft, glider.

    • B. 

      Landplane, seaplane.

    • C. 

      Normal, utility, acrobatic.

  • 4. 
    With respect to the certification of aircraft, which is a class of aircraft? 
    • A. 

      Airplane, rotorcraft, glider, balloon.

    • B. 

      Transport, restricted, provisional.

    • C. 

      Normal, utility, acrobatic, limited.

  • 5. 
    The definition of nighttime is 
    • A. 

      sunset to sunrise.

    • B. 

      1 hour after sunset to 1 hour before sunrise.

    • C. 

      The time between the end of evening civil twilight and the beginning of morning civil twilight.

  • 6. 
    Which V-speed represents maneuvering speed? 
    • A. 

      Vlo

    • B. 

      Vne

    • C. 

      Va

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 7. 
    Which V-speed represents maximum flap extended speed? 
    • A. 

      Vfe

    • B. 

      Vlof

    • C. 

      Vfc

  • 8. 
    Which V-speed represents maximum landing gear extended speed? 
    • A. 

      Vle

    • B. 

      Vlo

    • C. 

      Vfe

  • 9. 
    Vno is defined as the 
    • A. 

      Maximum structural cruising speed.

    • B. 

      Normal operating range.

    • C. 

      Never-exceed speed.

  • 10. 
    Vso is defined as the 
    • A. 

      Stalling speed or minimum steady flight speed in a specified configuration.

    • B. 

      Stalling speed or minimum steady flight speed in the landing configuration.

    • C. 

      Stalling speed or minimum takeoff safety speed.

  • 11. 
    Which would provide the greatest gain in altitude in the shortest distance during climb after takeoff?
    • A. 

      Vx

    • B. 

      Vy

    • C. 

      Va

  • 12. 
    After takeoff, which airspeed would the pilot use to gain the most altitude in a given period of time?
    • A. 

      Va

    • B. 

      Vy

    • C. 

      Vx

  • 13. 
    What should an owner or operator know about Airworthiness Directives? 
    • A. 

      For Informational purposes only.

    • B. 

      They are voluntary.

    • C. 

      They are mandatory.

  • 14. 
    May a pilot operate an aircraft that is not in compliance with an Airworthiness Directive (AD)?   
    • A. 

      Yes, if allowed by the AD.

    • B. 

      Yes, under VFR conditions only.

    • C. 

      Yes, AD are only voluntary.

  • 15. 
    Preventive maintenance has been performed on an aircraft. What paperwork is required? 
    • A. 

      A full, detailed description of the work done must be entered in the airframe logbook.

    • B. 

      The date the work was completed, and the name of the person who did the work must be entered in the airframe and engine logbook.

    • C. 

      The signature, certificate number, and kind of certificate held by the person approving the work and a description of the work must be entered in the aircraft maintenance records.

  • 16. 
    What regulation allows a private pilot to perform preventive maintenance?
    • A. 

      14 CFR Part 43.7.

    • B. 

      14 CFR Part 91.403.

    • C. 

      14 CFR Part 61.113.

  • 17. 
    Who may perform preventive maintenance on an aircraft and approve it for return to service?
    • A. 

      None of the above.

    • B. 

      Private or Commercial pilot.

    • C. 

      Student or Recreational pilot.

  • 18. 
    Which operation would be described as preventive maintenance? 
    • A. 

      Alteration of main seat support brackets.

    • B. 

      Engine adjustments to allow automotive gas to be used.

    • C. 

      Servicing landing gear wheel bearings.

  • 19. 
    What document(s) must be in your personal possession or readily accessible in the aircraft while operating as pilot in command of an aircraft?
    • A. 

      An appropriate pilot certificate and an appropriate current medical certificate if required.

    • B. 

      Certificates showing accomplishment of a checkout in the aircraft and a current biennial flight review.

    • C. 

      A pilot certificate with an endorsement showing accomplishment of an annual flight review and a pilot logbook showing recency of experience.

  • 20. 
    Which operation would be described as preventive maintenance? 
    • A. 

      Replenishing hydraulic fluid.

    • B. 

      Repair of landing gear brace struts.

    • C. 

      Repair of portions of skin sheets by making additional seams.

  • 21. 
    When must a current pilot certificate be in the pilot personal possession or readily accessible in the aircraft? 
    • A. 

      Only when passengers are carried.

    • B. 

      Anytime when acting as pilot in command or as a required crewmember.

    • C. 

      When acting as a crew chief during launch and recovery.

  • 22. 
    A recreational or private pilot acting as pilot in command, or in any other capacity as a required pilot flight crewmember, must have in his or her personal possession or readily accessible in the aircraft a current 
    • A. 

      Medical certificate if required and an appropriate pilot certificate.

    • B. 

      Endorsement on the pilot certificate to show that a flight review has been satisfactorily accomplished.

    • C. 

      Logbook endorsement to show that a flight review has been satisfactorily accomplished.

  • 23. 
    Each person who holds a pilot certificate or a medical certificate shall present it for inspection upon the request of the Administrator, the National Transportation Safety Board, or any 
    • A. 

      Person in a position of authority.

    • B. 

      Authorized representative of the Department of Transportation.

    • C. 

      Federal, state, or local law enforcement officer.

  • 24. 
    A Third-Class Medical Certificate is issued to a 36-year-old pilot on August 10, this year. To exercise the privileges of a Private Pilot Certificate, the medical certificate will be valid until midnight on 
    • A. 

      August 31, 3 years later.

    • B. 

      August 31, 2 years later.

    • C. 

      August 10, 2 years later.

  • 25. 
    A Third-Class Medical Certificate is issued to a 51-year-old pilot on May 3, this year. To exercise the privileges of a Private Pilot Certificate, the medical certificate will be valid until midnight on 
    • A. 

      May 31, 2 years later.

    • B. 

      May 31, 1 year later.

    • C. 

      May 3, 1 year later.