Private Pilot Licence- Air Law

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  • 1. 
    A result of ____ or higher is considered a pass for the Private Pilot Written Examination. (CARS 421.26)
    • A. 

      50%

    • B. 

      60%

    • C. 

      70%

    • D. 

      80%

  • 2. 
    In order to be issued a Private Pilot License (Aeroplane) you will need to have ______ hours of solo cross-country time. (CARS 421.26)
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      8

  • 3. 
    In order for the holder of a landplane rating to aquire a seaplane rating on an aircraft which requires one crew member, you will require _____ hours of training including _____ hours of dual flight instruction and _____ solo takeoffs and landings (CARS 421.38 (1))
    • A. 

      7,5,5

    • B. 

      5,5,5

    • C. 

      5,3,10

    • D. 

      7,5,10

  • 4. 
    In order for the holder of a seaplane rating to aquire a landplane rating on an aircraft which requires one crew member, you will require _____ hours of training including _____ hours of dual flight instruction and _____ solo takeoffs and landings (CARS 421.38 (2))
    • A. 

      7,5,5

    • B. 

      3,2,5

    • C. 

      5,3,10

    • D. 

      7,5,10

  • 5. 
    A blanket type rating (CARS 421.40)
    • A. 

      Can be issued to cover high performance aircraft

    • B. 

      Can be issued to cover all aeroplanes with a minimum flight crew of one pilot

    • C. 

      Can be issued to two crew aeroplanes

    • D. 

      Can be issued to cover all aeroplanes with a minimum flight crew of one pilot, excluding high performance aeroplanes

  • 6. 
    In order to obtain a private pilot licence, at least a category _____ medical is required (CARS 421.26 (2))
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 7. 
    In order to meet the experience requirements, the applicant for a private pilot licence shall have a minimum of ____ hours of dual flight instruction and ____ hours of solo flight time which must include a solo cross country of at least ___ nm with at least 2 full stops and landings. (CARS 421.26 (4))
    • A. 

      17,12,150

    • B. 

      18,27,300

    • C. 

      12,18,150

    • D. 

      23,12,150

  • 8. 
    A Private Pilot Licence without additional ratings enables a pilot to: (CARS 401.26)
    • A. 

      Fly as a pilot in command VFF OTT and at night

    • B. 

      Fly as a pilot in command or co-pilot of any single engine aircraft which is not a high performance aircraft.

    • C. 

      Fly as a pilot in command or as co-pilot of an aeroplane of a class and type in respect of which the pilots licence is endorsed with the appropriate ratings

    • D. 

      Fly as a pilot in command or co-pilot on an aircraft engaged in providing an air taxi service.

  • 9. 
    When flying VFR by day in a control zone (CTR), the minimum allowable visibility is ____ while the minimum horizontal distance from cloud is _____ and the minimum vertical distance from cloud is _________ (CFS section C, CARS 602.114)
    • A. 

      1 mile, 1 mile, 500 feet

    • B. 

      3 miles, 2 miles, 1000 feet

    • C. 

      3 miles, 2 miles, 500 feet

    • D. 

      3 miles, 1 mile, 500 feet

  • 10. 
    When under CVFR within controlled low level airspace above 12,500 feet, you should set the transponder to mode A, code ____ plus mode C (CFS section C & AIM RAC 1.9)
    • A. 

      1000

    • B. 

      1200

    • C. 

      1400

    • D. 

      2000

  • 11. 
    The correct content and sequence of a VFR position report are: (CFS section C)
    • A. 

      Identification, time, position, altitude, VFR, next reporting point and ETA, destination

    • B. 

      Identification, position, time, VFR, next reporting point and ETA, name only of next succeeding reporting point, remarks

    • C. 

      Identification, time, position, altitude, VFR, next reporting point and ETA

    • D. 

      Identification, position, time, altitude, VFR, destination

  • 12. 
    You are back tracking on the active runway at an aerodrome for take off and see a red flashing light from the tower. This means (CFS section F)
    • A. 

      Stop

    • B. 

      Return to the starting point on the aerodrome

    • C. 

      Aerodrome unsafe for takeoff

    • D. 

      Taxi clear of the runway

  • 13. 
    Night as defined in the Canadian Aviation Regulation is: (AIM GEN 5.1)
    • A. 

      The period during which the sun's disc is more than 6 degrees below the horizon

    • B. 

      The period during which the sun's disc is more than 3 degrees below the horizon

    • C. 

      The period from one hour after sunset to one hour prior to sun rise

    • D. 

      The period from 15 minutes after sunset to 15 minutes prior to sun rise

  • 14. 
    Following an emergency landing, the ELT should be manually activated: (AIM SAR 3.5)
    • A. 

      It is not necessary to activate the ELT manually as it is automatically activated

    • B. 

      It should be switched on after the search and rescue time on the flight plan

    • C. 

      As soon as possible

    • D. 

      For the first 5 minutes of every hour

  • 15. 
    Who can demand that a licence, certificate or permit issued in terms of the Canadian Aviation Regulations is produced? (CARS 103.02)
    • A. 

      Any flight instructor or holder of a more senior pilot licence

    • B. 

      An aerodrome operator

    • C. 

      An immigration officer, peace officer or the minister

    • D. 

      Any class one flight instructor, DFTE or Transport Canada Inspector

  • 16. 
    When operating at and in the vicinity of an uncontrolled aerodrome for which an ATF has not been published the correct frequency to use is (CFS section A)
    • A. 

      122.7

    • B. 

      122.8

    • C. 

      123.2

    • D. 

      123.3

  • 17. 
    When there is a forest fire, your flight path is restricted as follows (CFS section C & AIM RAC 2.9.2)
    • A. 

      You may not operate below 1000 feet within 10 nautical miles of the forest fire area

    • B. 

      You may not operate below 3000 feet within 5 nautical miles of the forest fire area

    • C. 

      You may not operate below 5000 feet within 5 nautical miles of the forest fire area

    • D. 

      You may not operate below 3000 feet within 10 nautical miles of the forest fire area

  • 18. 
    You are flying in the vicinity of an aerodrome and see flashing red lights from the tower. This means (CFS section F & AIM RAC 4.4.7)
    • A. 

      Airport unsafe, do land for the time being

    • B. 

      Continue circling

    • C. 

      Route to an alternate airport

    • D. 

      Stop

  • 19. 
    If intercepted by a military aircraft, your actions should be to (AIM SAR 4.7)
    • A. 

      Follow instruction, respond to signals, if possible notify the appropriate Air Traffic Services Unit (ATSU), attempt to establish radio communication with the intercepting aircraft on 121.5 MHz and squawk Mode A 7700 on the transponder (if so equipped)

    • B. 

      Follow instructions, respond to signals and attempt to contact the aircraft on 121.5 MHz

    • C. 

      Squawk Mode A 7700, attempt to establish radio communications with the intercepting aircraft and only if this is unsuccessful then respond to the signals

    • D. 

      Signal to the intercepting aircraft that you are contacting the appropriate ATSU and having informed the ATSU of the situation, respond to the intercepting aircraft's signals and instruction

  • 20. 
    Choose the most correct statement regarding alcohol consumption and acting as a crew member on board an aircraft: (CARS 602.03 and AIM AIR 3.5)
    • A. 

      You should not act as a crew member of an aircraft within 8 hours of consuming any alcohol

    • B. 

      You may not act as a crew member of an aircraft within 24 hours of consuming any alcohol

    • C. 

      You may not act as a crew member of an aircraft withing 48 hours of consuming any alcohol

    • D. 

      You may not act as a crew member of an aircraft while under the influence of alcohol nor within 8 hours of consuming alcohol

  • 21. 
    In the Southern domestic airspace, altitude selection above an altitude of ____ feet AGL for VFR flights is based on magnetic track (AIM RAC 2.3.1 & RAC 5.3)
    • A. 

      2000 feet

    • B. 

      2500 feet

    • C. 

      3000 feet

    • D. 

      3500 feet

  • 22. 
    If you change your address, you are required to notify Transport Canada within: (AIM LRA 3.5.5)
    • A. 

      7 days

    • B. 

      14 days

    • C. 

      30 days

    • D. 

      60 days

  • 23. 
    The primary difference between an aerodrome and an airport is:
    • A. 

      Instrument approaches are permitted at airports but not at aerodromes

    • B. 

      Airports have control towers and ATC whereas aerodromes do not

    • C. 

      An airport is simply an aerodrome for which a Canadian Aviation Document is in force

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 24. 
    You are on the apron at an airport. You see a green flashing signal light directed at you. This means: (AIM RAC 4.2.11)
    • A. 

      Cleared to taxi

    • B. 

      Cleared for takeoff

    • C. 

      Taxi to the customs inspection area

    • D. 

      Stop

  • 25. 
    When taking off from an aerodrome located in the Standard Pressure Region and climbing to cruising altitude/level within the Standard Pressure Region, the altimeter should be (RAC 2.11)
    • A. 

      Set to the standard value of 29.92

    • B. 

      Set to the airport altimeter setting

    • C. 

      Set to the airport altimeter setting and reset to the standard value of 29.92 when safely clear of all obstacles as identified by the appropriate chart

    • D. 

      Set to the airport altimeter setting and left at this value until just prior to leveling off at the target altitude

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